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    Severe disruption: A1(M) North Yorkshire northbound

    BBC News Travel

    A1(M) North Yorkshire northbound severe disruption, between J42 for A63 and J44 for A64.

    A1(M) North Yorkshire - One lane closed on A1(M) northbound between J42, A63 (Selby fork) and J44, A64 (Bramham), because of an overturned vehicle.

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

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    Severe accident: A167 North Yorkshire both ways

    BBC News Travel

    A167 North Yorkshire both ways severe accident, between Crowfoot Lane and Brompton Lane.

    A167 North Yorkshire - A167 Oaktree Hill in Oaktree Hill closed and heavy traffic in both directions between the Crowfoot Lane junction and the Brompton Lane junction, because of an accident involving a motorbike and a number of cyclists.

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

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    Severe accident: A19 North Yorkshire northbound

    BBC News Travel

    A19 North Yorkshire northbound severe accident, between A172 and A684.

    A19 North Yorkshire - A19 in Ingleby Arncliffe blocked and queuing traffic northbound between Cleveland Tontine and the A684 junction, because of a serious accident involving a van and a car.

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

  4. Today's top stories

    The top stories from across Yorkshire so far today include:

  5. A59 to re-open in time for Great Yorkshire Show?

    North Yorkshire County Council say it hopes to re-open the A59 at Kex Gill to single-file traffic in "early July", just in time for the Great Yorkshire Show.

    Drilling rig on top of road surface

    The busy road is currently closed due to movement in the carriageway at the stretch between Harrogate and Skipton.

    Engineers are currently working on the bank below the road to try and reinforce the wall.

  6. Do you know this man?

    Police are appealing for the public's help in finding a man wanted over drug offences in North Yorkshire.

    Matthew Dean McCartan

    Matthew Dean McCartan, 21, is wanted on warrant in connection with drugs possession.Officers say he has links to London but may in the Selby area.

    A warrant was issued for his arrest at York Magistrates' Court in December 2017, in connection with charges relating to the possession of class B and class C drugs in the town.

    Police say anyone who sees him should get in touch.

  7. Man wanted for recall to prison

    Police in York say they're looking for a man jailed last year for malicious wounding, for recall to prison, after his release licence was revoked.

    Dale Brown

    Officers say Dale Brown, 32, was released in December, but has been recalled to prison by HM Prison & Probation Service, because he has allegedly committed a further offence and displayed poor behaviour.

    Brown has links to York, and the force says it's carried out "numerous checks in the city to locate, arrest and return him to prison."

    Anyone who sees Brown, or knows where he is, is asked to contact North Yorkshire Police.

  8. First artisan food market comes to Thirsk

    An artisan food and drink market is making its way to the North Yorkshire market town of Thirsk next month.

    Thirsk Market busy with traders and customers

    It's the first specialist market like this to be set up in Thirsk, with Hambleton District Council hoping it'll be the first of many.

    The event will take place on Saturday 28 July alongside the traditional Saturday market, with a second one planned for Saturday 25 August.

  9. North Yorkshire fire crews tackle major moors fire

    A campfire's being blamed for sparking a large moor fire in North Yorkshire.

    Great Ayton fire

    Crews from four areas worked through the night damping down flames with beaters and knapsacks to bring it under control.

    The blaze broke out yesterday at Great Ayton, at the northern tip of the North York Moors.

    At its height the blaze covered 1,000 sq m of undergrowth, according to North Yorkshire Fire Service.

    Firefighters are on site again today for more damping down at a number of hot spots.

  10. In pictures: York 'masterplan' revealed

    Here's how councillors in York envisage the development of an area near to the city's railway station will look in the not-too-distant future:

    York Central

    A masterplan has been approved for 2,500 homes, 2,000 parking spaces, 120,000 sq m of new office space and about 17 acres of parkland and public space.

    York Central

    The plan also includes a £15m project to redevelop the entrance to York railway station.

    York Central

    Lib Dem Councillor Keith Aspden, who has responsibility for economic development in the city, says this isn’t the final plan and councillors still want to hear from people living in the area.

  11. Beachfront takeaway battle in historic fishing village

    Plans to sell waffles and crepes from a tea hut in a historic fishing village in North Yorkshire have been approved, despite objectors fears it will lead to national chains setting up business, according to the Local Democracy Reporting Service.

    Robin Hood's Bay

    Planners at a meeting of the North York Moors National Park Authority heard Graham Kemp's scheme to open the hut on the seafront Quarterdeck at Robin Hood's Bay had triggered "consternation" from some villagers.

    Mr Kemp told the meeting between 1,600 to 2,200 visitors a day visited the Quarterdeck and dismissed objectors' claims it was "an area of contemplation and tranquility".

    Louise Shackleton, on behalf of more than 50 residents objecting to the proposal, said the village already had 22 food outlets and the tea hut would take tourists away from the hub of the village.

    The committee decided there was a demand for the tea hut and said claims it could lead to firms such as Greggs setting up seafront kiosks were a "vast exaggeration".

  12. Order sought to remove travellers from Harrogate Stray

    Harrogate Council's due to go to court later to seek an order to remove travellers from public land in the centre of the town.

    Harrogate Stray

    Seven caravans appeared earlier this week on parkland known as the Stray.

    Three caravan remained on site last night and the council plans to get a court order to remove them.

  13. Yorkshire's weather: Dry and sunny

    Rather cool early on this morning, but with plenty of dry and sunny weather and mostly light winds.

    Some pleasantly warm sunshine this afternoon, with just patches of cloud.

    Tonight it'll remain fine with sunshine this evening, giving way to some long clear spells overnight.

    Weather graphic
  14. Thousands of homes approved for York

    A masterplan to develop thousands of homes and office space on a large area of land behind York railway station has been approved.

    York central

    It includes proposals for 2,500 homes, 2000 parking spaces, 120,000 sq m of new office space and about 17 acres of parkland and public space.

    The plan also includes a £15m project to redevelop the entrance to York railway station.

  15. Check your Yorkshire train journey

    BBC News Travel

    If you're making a journey on the rails in Yorkshire today keep in mind Northern currently have an amended service in place.

    All services across the county seem to be running to time at the moment.

    For all the latest live updates from Yorkshire's main railway stations, click on the links below:

  16. Today's top stories

    The top stories from across Yorkshire so far today include: