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Stamford Bridge road bridge reopens ahead of schedule after vital…

The historic road bridge at Stamford Bridge has reopened two weeks ahead of schedule following an essential repair scheme. The single-track bridge - which carries the busy A166 road between Driffield and York - reopened in time for the evening rush hour today (Friday 12 July) after eight weeks of work to strengthen the structure

The UK’s ‘longest straight road’ that goes 18 miles without…

The A15, Britain's longest straight road, allows drivers to travel for miles without a single turn of the steering wheel. This significant English highway stretches north from Peterborough through Market Deeping, Bourne, Sleaford and Lincoln, following a blend of ancient, Roman, and Turnpike routes until it reaches its junction with the M180 near Scawby. After

‘Back to the floor’ for councillor as he joins civil…

Councillor Mark Ieronimo, portfolio holder for transportation, roads, and highways, rolled up his sleeves to join Hull City Council's civil enforcement officers on the ground. The immersive experience took place on Friday 5 July, providing Cllr Ieronimo with a first-hand look at the day-to-day operations, challenges, and successes of the officers. While on patrol, he

FlixBus expands to Hull with new routes to Manchester Airport…

Travel tech firm FlixBus is set to launch its budget-friendly services in Hull, with fares on the route starting from £2.99. Tickets are now up for grabs for a daily service, kicking off on Thursday 1 August 2024, connecting Hull, Leeds, Liverpool, Manchester and Manchester Airport. The services will operate from Hull Paragon Interchange, providing

Family’s heartfelt tribute to Tony, 42, who died in Bridlington…

A man who sadly died in a collision in Bridlington last weekend has been named by his family as 42-year-old Antony Axham. Emergency services were called to the B1229, Speeton Gate at 7.15pm on Sunday (July 7), following reports that a motorcycle and car were involved in a collision. Tragically, Tony, who was riding the

Tragedy as 42-year-old man dies following collision in Bridlington

A 42-year-old man has sadly died following a collision in Bridlington. At around 7.15pm on Sunday, emergency services were called to the B1229, Speeton Gate, between the junctions of Buckton Gate and New Road, following reports that a collision had taken place. It is reported that a red Triumph motorcycle was travelling along the B1229