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Humber Bridge footpath closure update includes new crossing rules

Humber Bridge footpath closure update includes new crossing rules 2021-04-16 18:28:00 The Humber Bridge footpath closure could soon include access for pedestrians and cyclists needing to cross for work, according to the Hull West and Hessle MP. Emma Hardy said in a Facebook post cyclists could now email their information to Humber Bridge staff which would then be passed to security...

Man dies in horror crash with lorry while fleeing police

Man dies in horror crash with lorry while fleeing police 2021-04-16 16:41:00 A man has died following a police pursuit across East Yorkshire. Officers had been pursuing the vehicle driven by the man when it crashed into a lorry, Humberside Police have said. A road in Holme-on-Spalding-Moor was closed for 10 hours following a serious collision in the early hours of...

Man rushed to hospital after car collides with motorbike in…

Man rushed to hospital after car collides with motorbike in Hull 2021-04-16 15:22:00 A man has been rushed to hospital after a crash between a car and a motorbike caused "gridlock" around Beverley Road. The roads in and around the main route through west Hull became bogged down with traffic as emergency services closed the road to deal with the incident...

Beverley Road traffic sees Hull roads ‘gridlocked’ after crash

Beverley Road traffic sees Hull roads 'gridlocked' after crash 2021-04-16 14:25:00 Emergency services are dealing with a crash in Beverley Road which has left the surrounding roads "gridlocked" on Friday afternoon. Witnesses took to social media at around 2.45pm on Friday to say there had been a road traffic collision on the arterial road through west Hull. They said it had...

Hull McDonald’s granted pavement licence to seat customers outside

Hull McDonald's granted pavement licence to seat customers outside 2021-04-16 13:21:00 The Hull bars, restaurants, cafes and other venues with outdoor seating pavement licences have been revealed as the council plans to relax rules to admit more people. Hull City Council records show 21 venues have been granted pavement licences under the Business and Planning Act passed in July, including McDonalds...

East Riding bus services praying for passengers to return

East Riding bus services praying for passengers to return 2021-04-16 12:25:00 East Riding bus services have a "steeper hill to climb" to get passengers back after the coronavirus pandemic has seen use drop to around a quarter of normal levels. East Riding Council's Environment and Regeneration Overview and Scrutiny Committee heard on Wednesday, April 13, that passenger levels dropped by 80...

East Yorkshire road closed for hours after serious crash

East Yorkshire road closed for hours after serious crash 2021-04-16 09:05:00 Police have closed a road in Holme-on-Spalding-Moor after a serious crash. The accident happened at the Port Royal and Back Lane crossroads at around 4.30am on Friday and is affecting traffic between Howden and Market Weighton. Humberside Police tweeted in the early hours of Friday: "Emergency services are in attendance...

Council announces major change to Hull roads to curb congestion

Council announces major change to Hull roads to curb congestion 2021-04-15 20:00:00 Hull City Council has issued a statement in response to "traffic issues" across the city. It comes after a mixture of lockdown easing, cycle lanes and unfinished roadworks have been blamed for significant delays on the city's roads. Some delays were reported after drivers took to roads to return...

Police shut road near South Cave after three-vehicle crash

Police shut road near South Cave after three-vehicle crash 2021-04-15 15:11:00 Police have released a short statement after a three-vehicle crash closed the A1034 near South Cave on Thursday. Hull Live told earlier on Thursday how a white van had been badly damaged in the crash. Read more here. Officers had closed the A1034 Kettlethorpe Hill at its junction with the...