Category: East Riding of Yorkshire

M62 crashes: Updates as two 'serious crashes' stop all traffic heading towards M62 from Hull

The M62 is currently blocked after a serious crash.
The motorway is currently partially blocked heading out of Hull, on the westbound carriageway, after a crash.
The extent of the accident is not yet known, as it has happened in the past 10 minutes or …

Scania provides Lincolnshire Fire Service with new fire engines

Ford Trucks will have a minimum of 5% market share in 80 countries worldwide by 2023, including much of Western Europe.
This bold claim was made by Ford Otosan CEO Haydar Yenigün last week, while announcing distribution partnerships in Spain and Portu…

How Yorkshire’s theatres are beating austerity cuts for the arts – Yorkshire Post

The past few years have been challenging for many arts organisations around the country, but here in Yorkshire the theatre scene appears to be flourishing. Nick Ahad finds out more.
During the Second World War, asked to cut funding for the arts in ord…

Look at this new street food line-up in Leeds’ Trinity Kitchen

Not one but five new street food vendors are adding to the choice in Leeds’ Trinity Kitchen, well in time for the Christmas shopping season.
The new line-up includes Lets Go Street Food, Dim Sum Su, El Kouzina, Little Red Food Truck and Tikk’s Thai Ki…

Driver walks free after car crashes into lorry and flips onto roof on A63

A car wreckage lies along the side of the A63 after it collided with the central reservation and a lorry and landed on its roof.
The accident happened shortly before 1pm on Thursday, October 3, on the westbound carriageway of the A63 between St Andrew’…

Demolition boss feared for £6m worth of trucks when worker went on rampage

A demolition boss has told how he thought his £6m fleet of vehicles would be destroyed when a worker went on a rampage with a digger.
The disgruntled staff member smashed up Thomas Crompton’s £100k car and a truck with the digger.
In a series of video …

Armed robbers ram Leeds bank with pick-up truck while staff were stocking cash machine

Police are appealing for witnesses after armed robbers rammed a bank in Morley in a targeted attack on a cash delivery.
Officers were called to the incident at 6.09pm on Wednesday at the Santander branch on Queen Street.

A pick-up truck repeatedly ra…

Robbers ram Leeds bank with pick-up truck while staff were inside stocking cash machine

Police are appealing for witnesses after armed robbers rammed a bank in Morley in a targeted attack on a cash delivery.
Officers were called to the incident at 6.09pm on Wednesday at the Santander branch on Queen Street.

A pick-up truck repeatedly ra…

Digger driver arrested after 'smashing boss's £80,000 Range Rover'

A disgruntled digger driver smashed his boss’ car with a 25 tonne excavator, it is claimed.
The employee was arrested by police after he allegedly targeted a £80,000 Range Rover Sport at his workplace in Bradford, West Yorkshire, on Saturday.
Witnesses…