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£25million Airlander hits telegraph pole on second flight

The world’s largest aircraft was damaged this morning after hitting a telegraph pole during its second test flight.

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CCTV footage shows the gang on the tracks

British Transport Police issue warning after train ‘jumps in the air’

British Transport Police have issued a warning after a gang placed wooden planks across a railway line and watched a train smash into them.

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Country lane closed after Friday collision

Country lane closed after Friday collision

A country road was closed for three-and-a-half hours on Friday following a traffic collision.

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Man dies near Bedfordshire junction in M1 collision

Man dies near Bedfordshire junction in M1 collision

A man has died in a collision on the M1, just after junction 13.

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Lorry fire closes M1 at Luton. Photos: Highways England @HighwaysEAST

VIDEO: Serious lorry fire causes chaos for motorists on M1

A serious lorry fire on the M1 at Luton has completely closed the M1 north with tailbacks stretching miles.

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M1 diversion warning

Diversions close to the M1

Motorists have been warned to expect diversions close to the M1 this week, as Highways Agency staff carry out bridge inspections.

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Call for more action on drink-driving as fatality figures stagnate

Call for more action on drink-driving as fatality figures stagnate

Road safety charities and motoring groups have called on the Government to do more to address drink-driving after the latest figures showed that drink-related fatalities have not fallen since 2010.

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Road Closed

Milton Keynes bridge refurb plans could cause motoring chaos

Hardmead Bridge is to undergo refurbishment, which could mean chaos for motorists throughout August and September.

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Breaking News

Pilot killed after light aircraft crash on Bucks-Northants border

A pilot has been killed in a light aircraft crash at Turweston Aerodrome on the Buckinghamshire-Northamptonshire border, police have confirmed.

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Real tracks. Real trains. Real life. #realitycheck

Police release sickening CCTV footage to keep people off railway lines

British Transport Police have released sickening CCTV footage to serve as a warning to young people over trespassing on railway lines.

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DVLA report massive drop in revenue

DVLA reports £93m lost revenue following ditching of tax disks

The RAC has raised concerns over the reduction in revenue to the DVLA following the abolition of paper tax disks last year.

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London Midland

Special train service this weekend for the Bedford River Festival

Extra rail services will operate on the Marston Vale Line this weekend for the Bedford River Festival.

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Rail services withdrawn from today - how will it affect you?

Rail services withdrawn from today - how will it affect you?

Southern Trains have today suspended their weekday services between Milton Keynes Central and Clapham Junction.

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Silverstone

Major traffic warning ahead of British Grand Prix

Motorists using the M1 and the A43 in the East Midlands and the M40 around Oxfordshire, are being advised to plan ahead and allow extra time for their journeys ahead of this week’s British Grand Prix at Silverstone.

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On track or off the rails?

Rail commuters have given mixed reviews of services from Milton Keynes, in the latest National Rail Passenger Survey.

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Driver left with life-threatening injuries following two motorway collisions

Driver left with life-threatening injuries following two motorway collisions

Did you witness two collisions on the M1 earlier today which left a motorist with life-threatening injuries?

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104 fare-dodgers caught by London Midland trains

104 railway fare-dodgers were caught at London Euston this morning, in one of the biggest-ever stings of its kind at the station.

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New ways of checking rail updates on the move

New ways of checking rail updates on the move

London Midland Trains have added a new feature to their website which allows passengers to check station arrival and departure screens while on the move.

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There are more vehicles covering more miles on British roads than ever before

Road to traffic hell as congestion levels reach record high

For anyone who spends much time behind the wheel it might seem obvious but now government statistics have proved that Britain’s roads are getting busier.

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Lifting beams for two new bridges over the M1 as part of the A5-M1 Link scheme

VIDEO: Timelapse footage shows work to create giant new M1 bridges

A timelapse video showing huge steel beams being lifted into place over the M1 has been released by Highways England.

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