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A1(M) incident: One lane remains closed after lorry fire

Emergency services were alerted to the incident on the northbound carriageway of the motorway between Leeming Bar and Catterick in North Yorkshire at about 5.30am this morning.
The fire has been extinguished but one lane remains closed for retrieval of…

Two northbound lanes of A1(M) closed after lorry fire

Latest traffic information from the agency says normal traffic conditions are expected between 12pm and 12.15pm.
Lane 2 has re-opened on the #A1M[1] northbound between J51 #LeemingBar[2] and J52 #Catterick[3] in #NorthYorkshire[4].@NorthYorksFire[5] ha…

Norton lorry driver Jaroslaw Grzegorz Stadnik died in B1248 crash

Jaroslaw Grzegorz Stadnik, 51, of Norton, died of his injuries when the vehicle he was driving crashed on the B1248 at Wharram Le Street, near Malton, on Tuesday, April 9.
Coroner Jonathan Leach opened an inquest into Mr Stadnik’s death on Tuesday (Apr…

Tees Valley mayor announces ?1bn infrastructure package

The Mayor of Tees Valley has announced a £1bn infrastructure package for the region. 

At an event earlier this week in Middlesborough, Ben Houchen announced a number of major schemes, including a pledge to bring 15 electric trackless trams to serve Mi…

Tees Valley unveils ?1bn transport package puts focus on roads

Tees Valley mayor Ben Houchen has unveiled a £1bn transport package for region the region, funded by City Region Sustainable Transport Settlement cash, with the majority set aside for roads.
The Tees Valley Combined Authority said the package followed …

?1bnTees Valley transport package puts focus on roads

Tees Valley mayor Ben Houchen has unveiled a £1bn transport package for the region, funded by City Region Sustainable Transport Settlement cash, with the majority set aside for roads.
The Tees Valley Combined Authority said the package followed ‘a fund…

Reaction to ?1bn transport plans for the Tees Valley

Tees Valley Mayor Ben Houchen said the transport vision for the area would be delivered using £1bn in funding secured after the scrapping of the northern leg of the HS2 rail line. It would include the introduction of tram services in five town centres …

Council issues assurances over Scotch Corner developments

Leading members of North Yorkshire Council said they had relayed mounting concerns over the impact of numerous large developments planned at Scotch Corner to national highways officials as they pushed forward an economic growth strategy for the county …