Emergency services are dealing with an incident at Weeton and all lines are blocked between Harrogate and Leeds. Passengers have been told to expect disruption this afternoon.
A person has died after emergency services were called to an incident on the train line at Weeton this afternoon. British Transport Police (BTP) said they were called following reports of a casualty on the tracks, but the person was pronounced dead at the scene. A...
COVID-safe vending machines will be installed at Leeds Bradford Airport for passengers to buy food, drink and PPE, as some cafes remain closed and airlines are not serving food and drink.
Train operator Northern blamed the figure on “significant” engineering work, poor weather and the UCI cycling event.
The Harrogate route will set off on an hourly basis from Harrogate bus station and will take roughly 30 minutes to get to the airport.
North Yorkshire County Council says works delayed during lockdown are now being carried out across Harrogate, leading to several major routes experiencing hold-ups.
North Yorkshire County Council is asking the public to help them win £1m of funding from the government to improve walking and cycling in the Harrogate District.
The government has announced a £589m investment into northern railway networks. Harrogate Line supporters groups said it “welcomes any investment in the north”.
Harrogate shop owners have voiced frustration over the Leeds Road roundabout works as cars queued all the way back to Marks & Spencer today.
Roadworks on the Leeds Road roundabout are expected to take place for the next six weeks. Meanwhile, 12 weeks of works are also being carried out on Skipton Road.
North Yorkshire County Council says a controversial seven-month road closure at Whinney Lane won’t be reduced, despite pleas from the manager of the Squinting Cat that it could put his pub out of business.
Speaking to the Stray Ferret, Andy Harrison said he is “absolutely mortified” that the main road to the pub from Harrogate will be closed for seven months – just as it attempts to recover from lockdown.
A consultation will be held over three plots of land to be designated for the Stray as part of plans for a new cycle route on Otley Road.