Travel alert: Disruption to trains between Skipton and Leeds after trespassing

Rail passengers are being warned of delays and cancellations to services between Skipton and Leeds due to tresspassing.

The collision happened on the northbound link road between the A1M and A168 near Dishforth. Picture: Google

A1M link road closed in North Yorkshire as accident investigation continues

Accident investigators were working at the scene of a crash which took place just off the A1M in North Yorkshire this morning.
The link road between the A1M and the A168 at Dishforth was closed. Picture: Google

Update: A1M link road in North Yorkshire reopens after accident investigation

Accident investigators have completed their work at the scene of a crash which took place just off the A1M in North Yorkshire this morning.

The no24 bus from Pateley Bridge-Harrogate.

£4,000 battle to save threatened Dales bus service

The lovely North Yorkshire town of Pateley Bridge has just four weeks to back a £4,000 campaign to save its Sunday bus services in winter.

Travel alert: Trains disrupted as animals block railway line between Leeds and Bradford

Travel alert: Trains disrupted as animals block railway line between Leeds and Bradford

Train services between Leeds and Bradford are being disrupted after animals blocked the railway line.

The proposed strikes of Arriva North Trains will go ahead on September 1 and 4.

Fresh rail strikes to disrupt travel in September

Rail workers are set to strike in two new days of action on the Arriva Rail North network, the RMT union has announced.

It is 25 years since the railways were privatised, but the policy still divides opinion.

YP Letters: Stale cliches cannot hide the failure of privatised railways

From: Roger Backhouse, Orchard Road, Upper Poppleton, York.

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Should alcohol sales be banned or limited at airports?

YP Letters: Airport bars fuel rise of British tourist thugs

From: M Bonser, East Riding.

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A steam train pulls into Goathland Station bound for Pickering on the North York Moors Railway.  Picture: Bruce Rollinson

Historic North York Moors Railway carriages back in action after vandal attack

Four of the eight varnished teak North York Moors Railway carriages are now back up and running after being damaged by vandals.


Keep on moving! Leeds Festival traffic plan aims to kick out the jams

Leeds Festival bosses have revealed details of a traffic masterplan designed to keep the city on the move during the build-up to this year’s concerts.

Battle of Britain Memorial Flight aircraft grounded

Battle of Britain Memorial Flight aircraft grounded

Historic World War Two aircraft belonging to the Battle of Britain Memorial Flight have been grounded over engine fears.

Plea to rail bosses to rethink ‘flawed’ proposed changes to railway timetables in Yorkshire

The controversial timetable changes proposed for May 2018 will build on a planned new structure for which will take effect from December this year.

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The crash happened in Chapeltown Road, near the junction with Reginald Terrace and Harehills Avenue. Picture: Google

Travel alert: Major Leeds road closed as emergency services work at crash scene

A major Leeds road is closed while emergency services work at the scene of a crash.

What will be the impact of electric cars?

YP Letters: Heed the call for fewer cars and better public transport

From: ME Wright, Harrogate.


Biggest rail fares hike for six years: How it will affect season tickets in Yorkshire

RAIL commuters across Yorkshire will see the biggest increases to their fares for six years from next January, amid complaints about value for money and calls for a new capping system.

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The remains of the old spur, which ran into Harehills Avenue

Roadworks uncover forgotten Leeds tramway

Excavation work on a main Leeds road has uncovered a fascinating glimpse into the area's past.
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Unions have called for the railways to be renationalised.

Rail unions call for renationalisation after anger over fare increases

The prospect of higher fares sparked an angry reaction and led to increasing calls for the railway industry to be renationalised.
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Calderdale trains

Warning over Bank Holiday delays to rail services in Yorkshire

Rail passengers are being warned to expect delays on northern services as a project preparing for the start of work on HS2 in London gets underway over the Bank Holiday weekend.

How much will the cost of rail season tickets rise today?

Rail commuters to find out cost of season ticket increases

Rail commuters will find out today how much the cost of season tickets will increase by next year, as trade unions hold protests warning that passengers are paying "more for less".

Clean Air: Coun Ian Gillies and Mark Bichtemann from First York, at the launch of the electrc double decker at Yorks Monks Cross Park and Ride. Picture: Simon Hulme.

Fully-electric bus trialled in York in bid to cut emissions

A new fully-electric double decker bus is being trialled in Yorkshire, in a bid to lower public transport emissions and cut air pollution.

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