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M62 traffic: Lane of motorway closed after crash near Ripponden

A lane was closed on the M62 in West Yorkshire after a crash near Ripponden.
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Significant delays are being reported on the M1 motorway this morning.

Travel update: M62 motorway blocked near Ferrybridge after crash

A section of the M62 in West Yorkshire is blocked while emergency services respond to a collision.

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Traffic builds up on the M62 Eastbound following the crash. Picture: Crown 2017

M62 crash: Drivers warned of major delays after pile-up near Brighouse

Major delays are being reported on the M62 in West Yorkshire this morning after a pile-up on the motorway near Brighouse.
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Traffic queuing on the M1 northbound near Barnsley where there has been a crash. Picture: Crown 2017

M1 delays: What is causing problems on the motorway between Sheffield and Wakefield?

Three separate incidents on the M1 motorway have caused delays for drivers travelling between Sheffield and Wakefield this morning.

Transport
Revealed: The number of complaints received by each Yorkshire train company in 2017

Revealed: The number of complaints received by each Yorkshire train company in 2017

The Office for Road and Rail has revealed how many complaints passengers made against rail firms in 2017 - and what their biggest gripes were.
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Disruption: Snow has caused chaos on motorways and roads in Yorkshire tonight. Picture: Highways England.

Delays, crashes and vehicles stranded as snowy weather causes disruption across West Yorkshire

Treacherous conditions on roads across West Yorkshire have caused traffic chaos tonight.

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Motorists warned of TWO HOUR delays on M62 motorway as snow chaos leaves cars stranded

Motorists are being warned to expect delays up to two hours on motorways in West Yorkshire, as wintry weather sweeps across the region.
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Here are the jobs you can apply for at Leeds Bradford Airport this month - and how to apply

Here are the jobs you can apply for at Leeds Bradford Airport this month - and how to apply

Leeds Bradford Airport is recruiting over 100 new staff across a number of areas.
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Yorkshire transport is to undergo a major overhaul.

The North is watching: Ex-Chancellor's warning to Government as 'revolutionary' 30-year Yorkshire transport vision is unveiled

A radical overhaul of ticketing and high speed rail travel between Leeds and Manchester in half an hour are at the centrepiece of a 30 year vision for transport in the North laid out today.
Politics
Unions are wanting answers after the collapse of Carillion.

We hadn’t signed ring road deal with Carillion, say Leeds council bosses

A Yorkshire council today insisted it had not signed off a contract for a vital £115m ring road with Carillion after the stricken construction firm went into liquidation.

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General View of Wakefield City Centre

Wakefield’s economy is ‘one of best in UK’ and ‘perfect for business’

Wakefield is proving itself as one of the best places to do business. Our city has been ranked as having the tenth-fasting growing city economy in the United Kingdom, according to a new report.

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Congestion after accident on M62

A lane on the M62 has been closed following an accident this afternoon.

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A view of Ferrybridge

New gas power station planned for Ferrybridge

A new gas fired power station could be built at Ferrybridge.

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Wakefield one of fastest growing economies in country, study finds

Wakefield one of fastest growing economies in country, study finds

Wakefield has one of the fastest growing economies in the country, according to a new report.
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Luke Gale.

Castleford Tigers player's hair transplant 'confidence boost' in Leeds

An international rugby league ace has said a hair transplant procedure he received from a team of Leeds specialists has boosted his confidence.

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A Northern Rail train.

Could Boxing Day rail services return to Yorkshire in 2018?

It’s a time of year when rail services are traditionally very thin on the ground, with most operators offering no services at all over the Christmas season.

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Full list: Times of the last trains from Leeds on Christmas Eve

Full list: Times of the last trains from Leeds on Christmas Eve

Most train providers will be finishing their timetable earlier than usual on Christmas Eve.

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Council warns of traffic delays around Wakefield city due to funeral procession

Council warns of traffic delays around Wakefield city due to funeral procession

Wakefield Council has warned there may be traffic delays around the city at lunchtime due to a funeral procession.
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Bus route between Wakefield and Castleford to change due to funeral procession

Bus route between Wakefield and Castleford to change due to funeral procession

Bus services will not serve Normanton for two hours today due to a funeral procession.

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TECHNOLOGY: Driving instructor Richard Rawden displaying the new driving test app he has created.

Wakefield driving instructor’s new app for learners

A learn-to-drive app devised by a leading driving instructor has had more than 20,000 downloads.

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