Hull traffic, travel and news live updates on October 19

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Hull traffic, travel and news live updates on October 19

Hull traffic, travel and news live updates on October 19
2021-10-19 06:26:00
Stoneferry Road will be closed at night for the next two weeks between 7pm and 6am from October 18. Read more on that here. Spring Bank West bus lane closes for seven weeks. Read more here. Parts of River Hull boardwalk closed from Monday over safety concerns. Read more here. Six months of roadworks are underway on Beverley Road. Read more here. New Anlaby Road and Market Place crossings have left people confused. Read more here. Wawne Road roundabout to close as council carry out repairs. Read more here. 07:39Keith PhillipsAsda to open its Christmas delivery slots todayAsda has confirmed its first Christmas delivery slots will become available later on Tuesday for its Delivery Pass customers, with the first slots for all other customers available from Thursday October 28.Hayley Tatum, chief people officer at Asda, said: “We will do all we can to make sure customers have a fantastic Christmas.”It comes as the store announces it is recruiiting 15,000 new staff.Read the full story here.07:32Keith PhillipsAddict brought drug dealing empire to BeverleyMattaus Preston was spotted dealing drugs in Beverley.A drug addict who was spotted dealing on the streets in Beverley was only there to visit his girlfriend – but he brought his drugs with him anyway and built up “quite a little business”.Mattaus Preston, 23, was caught with 70 wraps of heroin and crack cocaine worth £800 but had now decided that there was no future in drugs, Hull Crown Court heard.Read the full story here.07:24Keith PhillipsTesco opens its first shop without tillsTesco is launching its first checkout-free high street store where shoppers can pick up their groceries and leave without the need for a till.It is latest retail giant to open a store where checkouts are replaced by high-tech cameras designed to track the items shoppers place in their baskets.Read the full story here.07:20Keith Phillips£5,000 grants to swap boilers for heat pumpsA heat pump (Image: PA)Grants of £5,000 will be available to households to replace their gas boiler with a low carbon heat pump as part of efforts to cut emissions from homes.The Government announced the grants as it confirmed a target for all new heating system installations to be low carbon by 2035, but insisted families are not going to be forced to remove their existing fossil fuel boilers.Read the full story here.07:17Keith PhillipsHow Hull building projects are coping with shortagesSix months of road restrictions have started on a section of Beverley Road as part of demolition work at Brunswick Arcade (Image: Angus Young)City council bosses in Hull say a multi-million pound programme of building works remains largely on track despite seeing some schemes hit by supply chain issues.The authority's current major projects programme ranges from school upgrades to highways improvements.However, a combination of Brexit and the Covid-19 pandemic has led to severe shortages of some materials across the UK

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