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TRAFFIC ALERT: Tree blocking Elland Road in Brighouse

A fallen tree is causing traffic disruption as it blocks a busy main road into Brighouse.

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Rail commute chaos as vehicle strikes bridge near Leeds

Rail commute chaos as vehicle strikes bridge near Leeds

Trains have been halted on a major commuter line into Leeds after a vehicle struck a bridge.
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Coun Wakefield.

Smartcard use up by 20 per cent, says combined authority chairman

The chairman of the West Yorkshire Combined Authority has celebrated the “huge impact” of a smartcard travel scheme.

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Travel alert: Services returning to normal after incident on railway near Todmorden

Travel alert: Services returning to normal after incident on railway near Todmorden

Passengers were warned to expect delays and service cancellations after emergency services respond to an incident on the rail network in West Yorkshire.
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The man died after being struck by a train near Todmorden Railway Station. Picture: Google

Man dies after being struck by train near Todmorden station

A man has died this afternoon after being hit by a train on the railway line close to Todmorden station.

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Planned motorway roadworks from June 12 to 18.

Next week’s planned roadworks

These are the planned roadworks for Yorkshire’s motorways for the week ahead.

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Northern shared this picture showing the aftermath of the landslip.

Rail engineers work through night to clear landslip near Mytholmroyd which caused severe disruption

Rail services between Halifax and Hebden Bridge have resumed this morning after trees were swept onto the railway line during a landslip.

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The event has been postponed.

Fallen tree causing ‘severe’ rail delays in Calderdale

There are severe train delays in Calderdale this afternoon (Monday) because of a fallen tree on the line.

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The group of 18 women said they were left speechless after the entrepreneur personally offered to send them away on a complimentary dream trip to the USA.

Branson comes to aid of hen-do kicked off flight with free Vegas trip

Sir Richard Branson has come to the aid of a hen-do who were kicked off a flight for wearing "Bitches on Tour" T-shirts by sending them on a free holiday - to LAS VEGAS.

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Traffic queues  towards Brighouse caused by a tanker fire, on the westbound M62.

‘Smart’ motorways show driver ignorance

THERE IS a lack of awareness among motorists of the emergency refuge areas on smart motorways, a study has found.

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More than 300 miles of roadworks are lifted this Bank Holiday

More than 300 miles of roadworks are lifted this Bank Holiday

Highways England is lifting more than 300 miles of roadworks to help people travelling this May bank holiday.

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The accident scene. Photo: Zubair Hussain

UPDATED: Man injured in single car crash at Liversedge

FIREFIGHTERS freed a man from the wreckage of a car in after a crash in Liversedge
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Travel alert: Buses diverted after crash near Sainsbury's in Brighouse

Travel alert: Buses diverted after crash near Sainsbury's in Brighouse

Bus services in Brighouse are being disrupted this morning after two cars crashed near Sainsbury's.

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Changes to Calderdale bus services this weekend

Changes to Calderdale bus services this weekend

West Yorkshire Combined Authority is reminding public transport users that there are timetable changes affecting local bus services this weekend, Saturday 20 and Sunday 21 May.

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DVSA issue vehicle recall warning - is yours on the list?

DVSA issue vehicle recall warning - is yours on the list?

The DVSA have issued a list of vehicles that are currently wanted for recall for safety reasons as part of the DVSA safety recall scheme.

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Don't become a victim of fraud on your holiday.

Warning as more holidaymakers fall victim to fraud

Holidaymakers are losing an average of £1200 to holiday fraud, according to Action Fraud - the UK’s national reporting centre for fraud and cybercrime.

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The proposed strike of Arriva North Trains will go ahead on Friday.

Arriva Rail North workers to strike but what Calderdale routes will be hit?

A 24-hour strike on Arriva Rail North will go ahead on Friday after the failure of talks to resolve a dispute over the role of guards.

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Traffic alert: Delays on M62 near Brighouse after several vehicles involved in crash

Traffic alert: Delays on M62 near Brighouse after several vehicles involved in crash

Emergency services are at the scene of a crash on the M62 in West Yorkshire.
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Planned roadworks in Yorkshire - April 18 to April 23

Planned roadworks in Yorkshire - April 18 to April 23

These are the planned roadworks for the motorways and major A roads in the Yorkshire region for the week ahead.

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