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Warning as more holidaymakers fall victim to fraud

Holidaymakers are losing an average of £1200 to holiday fraud, according to Action Fraud - the UK’s national reporting centre for fraud and cybercrime.

Lifestyle
Knaresborough roads are expected to be affected for 17 weeks.

Roads affected for 17 weeks as gas works return to Knaresborough

Motorists have been warned of a major £240,000 gas works project which will affect Knaresborough roads until late summer.

Transport
Will you be watching the Tour de Yorkshire?

Virgin Trains announce extra services to Harrogate for the Tour de Yorkshire

Virgin Trains have announced extra services for the Tour de Yorkshire to boost the number of visitors flocking to the Harrogate district.
Transport 1
Aviation development director Tony Hallwood, chief executive John Parkin and head of planning development Charles Johnson with the Route to 2030 plan for Leeds Bradford Airport. Picture: Richard Walker/www.imagenorth.net

Plan sets out how Leeds Bradford Airport will reach new heights

A vision for the future of Leeds Bradford Airport was formally published today as bosses outlined how the airport will be developed to meet the needs of a projected 7.1 million passengers.

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The fire at DIshforth

Huge lorry fire closes A1(M) in Yorkshire

A huge lorry fire shut part of the A1(M) near Harrogate last night.
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The scene of the accident on Towthorpe Moor Lane. Photo: North Yorkshire Fire service.

Man, 23, dies after car crash near entrance to army barracks in York

A MAN has died after the car he was passenger in was involved in a crash  near army barracks in York.

Transport
Refunds and free travel for disgruntled Leeds bus passengers

Refunds and free travel for disgruntled Leeds bus passengers

Dissatisfied bus passengers will be able to claim free travel vouchers and taxi journeys if they are unhappy with their local services after a huge shake-up of the Leeds network.

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Coun Don Mackenzie

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.

Opinion 4
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.

News
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.

Environment 1
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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