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Click and go! Bus and train users in Leeds embrace digital revolution

Transport bosses have released new figures that underline the scale of the digital revolution taking place on buses and trains in Leeds and the rest of West Yorkshire.

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Foodie fans have plenty of roles to tuck into in Leeds

7 tasty jobs in Leeds for foodie fans

Are you a big food lover?

Business
There are plenty of unique and unusual places to stay around Yorkshire

9 of the most unique and unusual places to stay in Yorkshire

From cosy cabins to sprawling castle estates, these unique locations around Yorkshire promise an unforgettable stay that is anything but ordinary.

Lifestyle
There are some great job opportunities currently on offer around Yorkshire for animal lovers

7 dream jobs currently on offer in Yorkshire for animal lovers

Are you a big animal lover?

Business
Make your move into the fashion industry with one of these exciting roles currently up for grabs in Leeds

6 ideal jobs in Leeds if you want to work in fashion

Keen to make your mark in the fashion industry?

Business
There are a wealth of hands-on jobs on offer around Yorkshire to get stuck into

9 ideal jobs in Yorkshire if you like working with your hands

Not everyone is cut out for office life.

Business
Under 19s will be able to travel on all buses across the county using a new, money-saving ticket with a special introductory price of just �2.60.

Travel made even easier for young people by Bus18 initiative

All-day, £2.60 West Yorkshire bus ticket for under 19s on the way this summer and county’s under 16s will no longer need photocards from September.

Transport
Do you think people should be fined for parking on the pavement?

Drivers could face £70 fine for parking on pavements

It has been reported today that the Department for Transport are considering new laws to prevent cars parking on pavements.

Transport
These roles currently available in Leeds are ideal for those who love working with their hands

8 ideal jobs currently available in Leeds if you like working with your hands

A desk based job isn't for everyone.

Business
A Northern rail service.

Flooding disrupts trains between Mirfield and Leeds

Flooding has disrupted rail services between Mirfield and Leeds this morning.

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Bargain Booze in Mirfield

Administrators could be appointed soon at Bargain Booze owner Conviviality

Administrators could be appointed within the next 10 working days at Conviviality, which owns Bargain Booze.

Business
Traffic queuing on the westbound carriageway of the M62. Picture: Crown 2018

Police warn M62 closure will be in place for several hours after serious collision near Ripponden

Motorists are being warned that a closure will be kept in place on the M62 for several hours today after a serious collision on the motorway near Ripponden.

Transport

5 of the best gin distilleries in Yorkshire

There's no denying that gin has made its claim as the nation's new favourite tipple, giving prosecco and craft beer a good run for their money as top orders at the bar.
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Easter travel: The roads you need to avoid as Yorkshire prepares for wintry Bank Holiday weekend

The great Easter getaway is expected to start this evening amid warnings that this could be one of the busiest bank holidays ever experienced on the roads.
Transport
Northern Rail services will be affected by strike action today.

Northern Rail strike: Further disruption to Yorkshire train services as RMT union holds second walkout in a week

Northern Rail workers are staging a further 24-hour walkout today in a long-running dispute over the future role of train guards.

Transport
There are plenty of jobs on offer in Leeds which offer more flexible working hours

8 ideal jobs in Leeds if you hate working 9 to 5

Tired of the daily 9 to 5?

Business
Further industrial action is taking place today.

Train strikes explained: Why more action is taking place today to protect the role of guards

The National Union of Rail, Maritime and Transport Workers have gone on strike again today affecting train services in the North of England.

Transport
Rail workers at Northern are taking part in a 24-hour stoppage today as a dispute over the future of train guards on the company's services continues.

Northern Rail strike: Limited services and disruption due to 24-hour walkout by RMT union members

Workers at Northern Rail are staging two 24-hour walkouts this week as a long-running row over the future role of train guards continue.

Transport

Stuck-in-mud horse rescued by firefighters in Ossett

Firefighters freed a horse which was stuck in mud at a stables in Ossett, West Yorkshire, this afternoon.

News
From elections to T&Cs: Facebook has been making headlines across the world

Is it time to quit Facebook? Here's what you need to know about your profile settings

With the recent revelations regarding research firm Cambridge Analytica, Facebook and the social media company’s privacy laws are now in the spotlight.
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