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Public to be invited to discuss Leeds air quality problem at Q&A event

Car pollution 
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By Adele Lyth Professionals and politicians will be discussing air pollution in Leeds at a Q&A event next month. Figures from the World Health Organisation (WHO) shows Leeds has the worst air quality in Yorkshire, with high levels of pollution contributing to a range of health problems including asthma and heart disease. Leeds City Council is investing ¬£40 million in […]

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Harrogate village North Rigton fights back against dangerous drivers

Harrogate village North Rigton fights back against dangerous drivers

By Daniel Swales A village in Harrogate has taken action against reckless drivers on their roads, launching a community speed watch in support of their appeal to increase road safety measures. As a result of being situated between Harrogate and Leeds, commuters frequently pass through North Rigton, using the country roads as an alternative route. And with drivers arriving in […]

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Dangerous driving sparks major safety concerns for primary school children in Horsforth

Dangerous driving sparks major safety concerns for primary school children in Horsforth

By Maisie Clancy  PARENTS AND Governors fear Horsforth primary school children could be injured or killed by drivers breaking the law.

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Police appeal after Bradford man hit by car

The junction of Toller Lane and Fairfield Road. Image copyright Google Streetview.

Police are appealing for witnesses after a car collided with a 61 year-old man in Bradford, seriously injuring him. He was taken to hospital with leg and head injuries and remains there today in a stable condition.

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Leeds motorists face A1 delays

Leeds motorists face A1 delays

By Jay Unger Delays loom for Leeds motorists throughout summer, as major road works begin on the A1(M) today. Resurfacing work, the length of six tennis courts, will be carried out every night in a bid to improve sections of the A1(M) near Leeds. Motorists will face possible delays for the next three months as sections of the work (1,2000 […]

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