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Fire engulfs lorry near Masham

A fire has engulfed a lorry near Masham, leaving the vehicle and its cargo badly damaged.

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

Arriva Rail North strike to go-ahead

Commuters are urged to check train times as a 24-hour strike on Arriva Rail North will go ahead tomorrow after the failure of talks to resolve a dispute over the role of guards.
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Will you be watching the Tour de Yorkshire?

Virgin Trains announce extra services to Harrogate for the Tour de Yorkshire

Virgin Trains have announced extra services for the Tour de Yorkshire to boost the number of visitors flocking to the Harrogate district.
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Northern have claimed they have received no reports of problems since their barriers were brought into service

Train station barriers in Harrogate: Modern rail services or ‘a real nuisance?’

Commuters and visitors have given a mixed verdict on  the introduction of ticket barriers at Harrogate Railway Station.
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Person killed on level crossing near Leeds

Person killed on level crossing near Leeds

A fatality on the Leeds to Harrogate line has caused delays for rail commuters this evening.
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East Coast Main Line

Leeds to London trains cancelled after problems on East Coast Main Line

Several trains between Leeds and London Kings Cross have been cancelled this morning.

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Aviation development director Tony Hallwood, chief executive John Parkin and head of planning development Charles Johnson with the Route to 2030 plan for Leeds Bradford Airport. Picture: Richard Walker/www.imagenorth.net

Plan sets out how Leeds Bradford Airport will reach new heights

A vision for the future of Leeds Bradford Airport was formally published today as bosses outlined how the airport will be developed to meet the needs of a projected 7.1 million passengers.

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The fire at DIshforth

Huge lorry fire closes A1(M) in Yorkshire

A huge lorry fire shut part of the A1(M) near Harrogate last night.
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Airliner makes emergency landing at Leeds Bradford Airport

Airliner makes emergency landing at Leeds Bradford Airport

Emergency services descended on Leeds Bradford Airport last night when a holiday flight reported problems with its landing gear.

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A collision onthe A61 near Pannalinvolving a HGV has left a cyclist hospitalised

Cyclist hospitalised after collision on A61

A collision on the A61 near Pannal involving a HGV has left a cyclist hospitalised.

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Yorkshire police officers offered free rail travel to PC Keith Palmer's funeral

Yorkshire police officers offered free rail travel to PC Keith Palmer's funeral

A train operator has offered Yorkshire police officers free rail travel to a memorial for a murdered constable.

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Andrew Easby

RAF Hercules lands at Leeds Bradford Airport

A distinctive RAF transport plane landed at Leeds Bradford Airport today.
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Conyngham Hall car park has beenre-opened

Knaresborough car park re-opens ahead of schedule

Drivers and residents in Knaresborough are again able to use Conyngham Hall car park after repair work was finished ahead of schedule.

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Refunds and free travel for disgruntled Leeds bus passengers

Refunds and free travel for disgruntled Leeds bus passengers

Dissatisfied bus passengers will be able to claim free travel vouchers and taxi journeys if they are unhappy with their local services after a huge shake-up of the Leeds network.

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Coun Don Mackenzie

Transport Talk with Coun Don Mackenzie

I met recently with Harrogate Chamber’s influential Traffic and Transport Forum, whose members include key users of our local highways like bus operators, taxi and courier companies, and which is chaired by former Chamber Chief Executive, Brian Dunsby.

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Hackney Carriage fares could rise by 2.5 percent

Taxi fares could rise in Harrogate, passenger woe or a fair standard of living?

Residents can have their say on proposals to raise Hackney Carriage taxi fares after the council’s cabinet member for safer communities supported the recommendations.
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PET HATES: A survey of young drivers has revealed their top five anxieties.

Breaking down is top of rookies’ worry list

THE TOP five fears for young drivers has been revealed.

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Sped up preparations to reroute the A59 at the unstable Kex Gill hillside could secure funding from a 100 million pot

Work underway to secure funds for A59 at Kex Gill re-route

Sped up preparations to reroute the A59 at the unstable Kex Gill hillside could secure funding from a £100 million pot.

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North Yorkshire County Council is working with Highways England to carry out the 3.5 million improvements

Multi-million pound upgrade for Harrogate motorway entrance

A multi-million pound investment is in the works to combat congestion and safety concerns at Junction 47.
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A blue Mazda struck a stationary car on Cold Bath Road.

Police seek driver who failed to stop after hitting parked car

Police are appealing for information after a parked car was struck by another vehicle and the driver failed to stop on Cold Bath Road

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