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.

Letters of notification have been sent to residents and advance warning and diversionary routes signposted.

Resurfacing work to begin in Filey

Drivers are warned of disruption due to roadworks taking place in Filey.

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The A171 at Hawsker. Photo: Google

Two women suffer potentially life-threatening injuries in crash near Robin Hood's Bay

A ROAD has been closed this morning after two women suffered potentially life-threatening injuries when a car and a lorry were involved in a collision in Hawsker near Robin Hood's Bay.
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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Leeds Bradford Airport to run therapy course for frightened passengers

Leeds Bradford Airport to run therapy course for frightened passengers

Scared of flying?

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Give your presence early and visit a loved one with Northern's special rail tickets offer

Northern Value: Save up to 60 per cent on your train fare and visit a loved one

Give your presence early this year  - surprise a loved one and go by Northern rail with average savings of 60 per cent.
Typhoon Jets caused a sonic boom in Yorkshire on Monday... or was it aliens?

SONIC BOOM: Conspiracy website says drama was start of WW3 as UFO shot down after rising from sea

A website devoted to conspiracy theories has said Monday's sonic boom drama over Yorkshire was down to a UFO rising from the North Sea - and that local people thought World War 3 was starting.
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Hard shoulder schemes are designed to keep traffic flowing.

Safety fears as hundreds of miles of hard shoulder converted into traffic lanes

Hundreds of miles of hard shoulder on Britain's motorways will be converted into lanes for traffic to use despite safety concerns.

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The Flying Scotsman steams through Goathland station, made famous in the Heartbeat TV series, in the North York Moors National Park, on its way from Grosmont to Pickering on its first day on the North Yorks Moors Railway.

Picture special: The Flying Scotsman steams through North Yorkshire

The Flying Scotsman steamed across the North York Moors during its first weekend back on the North Yorkshire Moors Railway.


Planned roadworks for Yorkshire and Humber, week commencing February 22

Highways England has announced the following new and ongoing road improvement work is planned around Yorkshire and Humber for the week beginning Monday, February 22.

Planned roadworks for the week ahead.

Planned roadworks in Yorkshire and the Humber

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements for the coming week commencing February 8, could be subject to change due to weather conditions or unforeseen circumstances. All our improvement work is carried out with the aim of causing as little disruption as possible.

Women drivers show their confidence. pic Richard Ponter 151214a

Women are the better drivers!

Women are officially the best drivers in Scarborough, a probe has revealed.

Scampston railway crossing. Overview. pic richard ponter 141911f

Driver named after horrific crash at level crossing

The driver who died after his car was struck by a rush-hour passenger train at Scampston yesterday has been named.

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Nick Harvey

How can calls be made now?

The sudden removal of a ‘vital service’ for travellers at Hunmanby Railway Station will affect passenger numbers if it remains unreplaced according to a local transport campaigner.

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In Court

Road ban after Whitwell crash

A MOTORIST who ploughed into a hedge on the A619 at Whitwell Common after drinking more than double the legal limit of alcohol has been banned from driving for more than three years.

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new plan to boost ‘cobblers’ main road

MOTORISTS in Filey could be set for a smoother ride under plans to repair a maligned town route.


Road set for short closure

MOTORISTS across Filey and Hunmanby have been alerted to a road closure in the new year.

Keith Hughes pictured at the junction of Avenue Road and Seamer road where the lack of correct road signs have made some parking restrictions unenforceable.'113552a. Picture by Kevin Allen

Former traffic cop strikes blow in crusade against parking charges

SCARBOROUGH’S former top traffic cop has struck another blow for motorists in his crusade against illegal parking charges.


Train comes steaming in

VILLAGERS came out in force as the first steam train in over five years passed through Hunmanby.

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