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New bus timetables set to be rolled out across West Yorkshire

A raft of timetable changes to buses across West Yorkshire - one of the largest to ever take place - are set to come into force this weekend.

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CHANGES: Learners prepare to set off on their driving test, which is set to include four new parts. PIC: Simon Hulme.

Driving test to change later this year

The driving test is set to change later this year.

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Crash scene on the M62. Picture: Highways England

UPDATE: All lanes now open after four car crash on M62 in West Yorkshire

HIGHWAYS England has said all lanes have now been been reopened following a crash involving four cars which caused long delays on the M62 in West Yorkshire earlier today.
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Wintery weather could exacerbate pothole menace

Wintery weather could exacerbate pothole menace

A prolonged spell of wet and cold weather would likely see potholes develop at an unprecedented rate, pushing already stretched local authority road repair budgets to the limit, a motoring organisation has warned.

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Britain’s most expensive train fare revealed

A train journey spanning barely half the country has been revealed as the country’s most expensive standard class ticket available to passengers.

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Emergency services are dealing with a crash on the M1

Burnley Road reopens after strong winds cause chaotic morning

Burnley Road is now open after being closed for a number of hours this morning.

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Thousands of motorists have joined a lawsuit against Volkswagen which could cost the car manufacturer billions

VW owners stand to pocket thousands from emissions scandal

Thousands of motorists have joined a lawsuit against Volkswagen which could cost the car manufacturer billions of pounds in the wake of the emissions scandal.

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Traffic is queuing on the M62 this morning.

Sheep on the M62 causing queuing traffic

Sheep on the carriageway are causing severe traffic problems on the M62.

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Friday, December 23, will be worst day for festive traffic

Friday, December 23, will be worst day for festive traffic

Motorists have been warned that some journeys could take four times longer in the lead up to Christmas than at other times of the year.

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Queuing traffic on M62 at Calderdale due to accident and oil spill

One lane is closed westbound between junction 23, A640 (Huddersfield) and junction 22, A672 (Rishworth Moor) after two vehicles collided.

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Transport bosses unwrap details of Boxing Day bus timetables for West Yorkshire

Transport bosses unwrap details of Boxing Day bus timetables for West Yorkshire

Bus services will be running on the roads of West Yorkshire this Boxing Day, transport bosses have confirmed.

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Accident causes delays on M62

Accident causes delays on M62

Motorists are being warned of delays on the M62 after an accident this afternoon.

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Aerial shot of the M62  junction with the M606 Chain Bar Interchange near Bradford and Leeds. This picture was taken in June 2015 by Tony Johnson

Good news for M1 and M62 commuters in West Yorkshire

Yorkshire drivers will benefit from major upgrades to two important junctions in the region.

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The campaign looks to improve safety for cyclists on the roads.

Should drivers give way to cyclists when turning left?

Fresh calls have been made for changes to the Highway Code which could improve the safety for cyclists at road junctions.

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Biggest train fare rise in three years coming next month

Biggest train fare rise in three years coming next month

Train fares will go up by an average of 2.3% next month, the rail industry has announced. It is the largest rise in three years and will take effect from January 2.

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Severe rush hour delays on M62

Severe rush hour delays on M62

Motorists are being warned of severe delays this rush hour due to emergency repairs on the M62.

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Revealed: The UK’s worst traffic hotspots

Revealed: The UK’s worst traffic hotspots

Britain’s worst traffic hotspots have been revealed.

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13-mile queue as big freeze brings travel misery to Yorkshire

MOTORISTS faced a nightmare commute this morning, with sub-zero temperatures and a spate of accidents and breakdowns bringing traffic to a standstill on two of Yorkshire’s main routes.

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Traffic jam on the motorway. Picture: Mark Bickerdike

Motorway roadworks in Yorkshire

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

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Queuing traffic and severe delays on M62

Queuing traffic and severe delays on M62

Commuters are being warned of severe delays on the M62 this afternoon due around Chain Bar and Tingley.

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