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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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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.

News
A three-car crash closed the A61 this afternoon.

Major North Yorkshire road shut after three-car crash

A major road in north Yorkshire has been closed this afternoon after a man was injured in a three-car smash.

Transport
Crash closes major road between Harrogate and Ripon

Crash closes major road between Harrogate and Ripon

The A61 is closed in Ripon following a serious crash.
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The Emirates Airbus above Featherstone

Emirates Airbus circles over Leeds before emergency landing

A large Airbus plane circled Leeds after getting into difficulty soon after take-off.
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The lorry catches fire (Highways England)

A1(M) closed in North Yorkshire after dramatic lorry fire

The A1(M) in North Yorkshire is closed tonight after a lorry caught fire.

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Northern Rail services will be affected by a union strike on Monday next week.

RAIL STRIKE: Everything you need to know as a Harrogate commuter

Thousands of commuters will be affected as the York to Leeds via Harrogate train line is one of dozens with services cut during the planned rail strike on Monday March 13.

Transport

Storm Doris: Can I claim compensation for a delayed flight?

As storm Doris batters the UK, with winds expected to reach up to 87mph, we spoke to the travel experts at airFair about whether passengers facing a delayed flight due to the bad weather are entitled to claim compensation.

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Storm Doris: Rail passengers on East Coast line urged not to travel today

Storm Doris: Rail passengers on East Coast line urged not to travel today

Commuters using Virgin East Coast Trains are being warned not to travel today as Storm Doris is set to batter the country with high winds and rain.

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Yorkshire's celebrity bus the Northern Dalesman faces funding cut

Yorkshire's celebrity bus the Northern Dalesman faces funding cut

A rural Yorkshire bus service which shot to fame when it appeared on a reality TV show could be axed.

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Seven new routes from Leeds Bradford Airport announced

Seven new routes from Leeds Bradford Airport announced

Seven new routes will take off from Leeds Bradford Airport this year as airline Ryanair expands its roster.

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Will the closures affect you?

Ripon car park closures: when, where and why

Three of Ripon's car parks will close on Monday, February 20, for maintenance work by Harrogate Borough Council.
Transport
Delays on Leeds to Harrogate route after accident

Delays on Leeds to Harrogate route after accident

An accident has caused tailbacks on the A61 from Leeds to Harrogate.

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A1(M) closed near Leeds after crash

A1(M) closed near Leeds after crash

The A1(M) near Leeds is closed today after a lorry overturned.
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Major delays on A1 after North Yorkshire crash

Major delays on A1 after North Yorkshire crash

Drivers are being warned to expect delays on the A1 after an accident today.

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Pic: North Yorkshire Fire & Rescue Service.

Major road closed while elderly man is airlifted to hospital in North Yorkshire

A busy route in North Yorkshire is shut after an elderly man had to be airlifted to hospital following a crash.
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The Peugeot 207 - image by Michael Alexander Joy

Wall destroyed after car becomes wedged in Knaresborough train station

A temporary barrier has been installed at Knaresborough train station after a car crashed into a platform on Friday morning.

Transport
Leeds Bradford Airport boosts New York flights roster

Leeds Bradford Airport boosts New York flights roster

Leeds Bradford Airport will increase its service to New York this year after announcing seven charter flights.

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Work at Kex Gill

Drivers braced for start of four weeks of roadworks disruption on A59 at Kex Gill

Today marks the start of four weeks of disruption for commuters as the county council begins investigatory work on the A59.

Transport
Green scheme launch

DVLA VED car tax: Find out how much you will pay!

New tax rules will end up costing South Yorkshire motorists hundreds of pounds when they come into force in April.

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