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Man dies after early hours collision near Boroughbridge

Police have confirmed that a man has died after a collision near Boroughbridge in the early hours of today.

News
Bus service in Pateley Bridge

Walkers encouraged to discover the winter magic of Nidderdale

A Sunday bus service has been redesigned and relaunched as part of the DalesBus network to make it more attractive for local people and visitors to have a day out in Nidderdale.

Transport
The A168 at Boroughbridge. Picture: Google.

Road reopens after lorry and car collide on major road near Harrogate

Motorists faced delays this morning after a lorry and car collided on a major road near Harrogate.
News
Delays on A1 near Leeds after three-car crash

Delays on A1 near Leeds after three-car crash

Two lanes are closed on the A1 near Leeds tonight after three vehicles collided.
News
Chris Grayling boards a train in York on his way to Horsforth. Picture: Gary Longbottom

‘Look at what we’re doing’: Grayling comes out fighting on Northern transport

Transport Secretary Chris Grayling has come out fighting over his department’s commitment to the North as he insisted the region’s leaders have all the same powers to improve services as their counterparts in London.

Politics
The current 20,000 feasibility study has been halted.

Ripon City Council votes to drop £20,000 feasibility study to bring back the city's railway

A £20,000 feasibility study into reinstating Ripon’s railway line has been abandoned 50 years on from the station’s closure.

Transport

More trains for Yorkshire as Northern unveil new rail timetable

It's good news if you live in Harrogate, Ilkley or Skipton.

Transport
The upgrade onKings Road is to be extended by two weeks

Two more weeks needed for Harrogate gas works upgrade

Northern Gas Networks has announced that further work will have to be carried out to replace gas pipes in Harrogate.
Transport
North Yorkshire Police and ambulance crews responded to the incident

Driver unscathed after rolling through electric fence near Harrogate

A lucky driver escaped with no injuries after her car rolled through an electric fence into a field near Harrogate.

Transport
Plans to introduce a bus service similar to the Little White Bus in the Upper Dales are being discussed by Ripon City Council.

Calls for Ripon's city centre bus services to be expanded

After a successful trial period, Ripon's city centre bus service is continuing to be operated by Connexions Buses.
Transport
An elderly woman was treated by paramedics for chest pains

Emergency services called out to two car collision in Pateley Bridge

Emergency service crews were called out after a two car collision in Pateley Bridge.
Transport
Harrogate is said by the Taxpayers Alliance to be paying 10p a mile more than the HM Revenue and Customs approved allowance of 45p.

Harrogate Borough Council among those paying staff more than approved mileage rate

Figures revealed this week show Harrogate Borough Council as being among those paying their staff more than the nationally approved mileage rate for using their own cars.
Transport
Sandra Doherty, CEO Harrogate District Chamber.

Visitors will be "put off for life" because of Harrogate centre roadworks

The Chief Executive of Harrogate District Chamber of Commerce has criticised the County Council for allowing six week road works in the run up to Christmas.

Business
Staff at Northern Rail have been praised for their work to reassure passengers on board a Harrogate train that hit and killed a man last week.

Passenger praises rail staff on-board train that hit and killed man

A passenger on the train that hit and killed a man in Harrogate last week has praised the 'fantastic staff' at Northern Rail for their work on the night.
Transport
Christmas train ticket prices are likely to be much cheaper if you book well in advance.

Going away this Christmas? Here is why you should book your train tickets in advance

Rail travellers face paying up to twice as much for their Christmas getaway if they wait until December to book a ticket, according to new research.

Transport
Beckwith Road, image courtesy of Google

Where are roadworks planned for Harrogate over the coming months?

Key dates have been announced by North Yorkshire County Council for utility companies to begin work on roads across Harrogate.
Transport
The collision occurred near Harewood Bridge.

Car and motorcycle collide near Harewood Bridge

A collision between a car and a motorcycle has occurred near Leeds this evening.
News
Library picture.

Motorists warned of long delays as concrete block causes havoc on Yorkshire motorway

The Highways Agency has re-opened the A1 after a large concrete block caused major chaos to rush-hour traffic this morning.
Transport
North Yorkshire County Council' street works teamhas previously carried out visual inspections

Substandard work to North Yorkshire's roads faces new inspection process

Inspections after work is carried out on roads and foot-ways across North Yorkshire have begun to include a new method to screen against potential problems invisible to the naked eye.

Transport
Police, fire crews and ambulance staff were seen dealing with the incident at around 10pm last night.

Man dies on Harrogate railway line after being hit by train

A man has died after being hit by a train in Harrogate, but police say they are not treating his death as suspicious.
Crime
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