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8 dream jobs currently up for grabs in Yorkshire

Fancy a career change?
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Have you found your dream role yet?

7 dream jobs up for grabs in Leeds

On the hunt for a new challenge?

Business
Lloyds Banking Group offices, former HBOS  Halifax Building Society head office headquarters, Trinity Road, Halifax.

450 jobs to be axed by Lloyds in move to hit back office staff

Lloyds Banking Group is to axe 450 jobs in a move that will mainly affect back office staff.

Business
Salterhebble Hill

Work on Salterhebble Hill will be completed early next year

Work to widen the A629 at Salterhebble Hill is expected to be completed by the beginning of 2019, despite a number of major challenges.

Transport
Mobile speed camera locations in Calderdale

Mobile speed camera locations in Calderdale

Mobile speed cameras will be at the following locations around Calderdale from Monday 25 June.
News

Vehicle blaze closes M62 near Leeds

All traffic is currently being stopped on the M62 near Leeds following a vehicle fire.
News
Go-ahead: �2.6million scheme for Mytholmroyd

Go-ahead for £2.6 million phase of £30 million Mytholmroyd flood scheme

A £2.6 million option that is affordable will form a key part of the £30 million Mytholmroyd flood alleviation scheme because it can be completed sooner – rather than a £10.3 million scheme which would bring greater protection.

News

Where to get help from in Leeds if you’re struggling with debt

If you are experiencing debt or money problems there are a variety of places in Leeds from which you can seek help and advice.

Business
New charge: Levy should raise cash to cover extra Calderdale infrastructure costs

Planning levy could raise £24 million for Calderdale to build or upgrade roads, schools, parks and more

A new charge levied on developers might raise more than £24 million towards costs of new roads, expanding schools and places of leisure over the life of the new Local Plan, councillors have been told.

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The new Elland station as it might look from the air. Have your say online or at drop-ins

Have your say about new Elland Railway Station online or in person at drop-ins

From this week people can have their say online about the new Elland railway station, with a series of drop-in meetings also lined up.

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Yorkshire Bank in Wakefield city centre.

Yorkshire Bank could vanish from High Street as group agrees £1.7bn takeover of Virgin Money

The owner of Clydesdale Bank and Yorkshire Bank, CYBG, has agreed to buy Virgin Money for £1.7bn, which is likely to lead to more than 1,500 job losses.

Business

Morrisons launch GIANT steak - and just in time for Father's Day

Yorkshire supermarket Morrisons is providing the nation with the perfect treat to make this year's Father's Day extra special.

Business
Lee Kenny, Managing Director at Snowflake Media

Lee Kenny: Learning from FIFA and Reaching the World Cup finals of business

It’s been four years in the making but it’s finally here. The World Cup began yesterday in Russia and the “best” teams in the World will be competing for the highest accolade in Football over the coming three weeks.

Opinion
Mobile speed camera locations in Calderdale

Mobile speed camera locations in Calderdale

Mobile speed cameras will be at the following locations from Monday 18 June.
Crime
John Cridland, chairman of Transport for the North

Northern Rail chaos: Firms could be compensated for lost business

Transport leaders in the North said today that “something should be done” to make up for the “real hardship” suffered by passengers and firms across the region as a result of the Northern rail company timetable chaos.

Politics
Jet2 announce new flight to Italian city from Leeds Bradford Airport

Jet2 announce new flight to Italian city from Leeds Bradford Airport

Budget airline Jet2 has added a new destination to its Leeds Bradford flight roster.
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Poundworld

UPDATED: Poundworld founder could rescue firm from administration

The founder of the discount retailer Poundworld, which has stores in Halifax and Brighouse, could save the company from administration by purchasing back some of its stores.

Business
Traffic halted on M62 near Leeds as children spotted running across motorway

Traffic halted on M62 near Leeds as children spotted running across motorway

Traffic was halted on the M62 near Leeds last night after children were spotted running in front of vehicles on the motorway.

News
An anti-Brexit demonstrator looks pensive during a protest outside the Houses of Parliament on June 11, 2018 . The EU withdrawal bill returns to the House of Commons tomorrow for the first of two sessions in which MP's will consider amendments imposed by the Lords, and another set of fresh amendments.  (Photo by Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)

Keep UK in a customs union, urges coalition of Yorkshire business and civic leaders

A coalition of influential Yorkshire business and political leaders have piled more pressure on Theresa May on the eve of two days of crunch Brexit votes by calling on the Government to seek a customs union deal with the European Union.

Politics
David Brown, managing director of Northern, pictured at Zaragoza

Northern boss says sorry to passengers and blames short-notice over rail chaos

The boss of Northern Rail has issued an apology to passengers, admitting services in the past few weeks have not been good enough and blamed the chaos on the North of England’s railways on the short notice the firm was given to implement new timetables.

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