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Rail services withdrawn from today - how will it affect you?

Rail services withdrawn from today - how will it affect you?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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Traffic on the M1

UPDATED: M1 northbound now clear after accident

The northbound carriageway of the M1 is now clear after a road accident earlier this afternoon.

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Mercury transiting across the face of the Sun on 7 May 2003 (Photo: SSPL/Getty Images)

Skywatchers can see Mercury transit across the Sun

The solar system’s smallest and most remarkable planet, Mercury, will cross the face of the sun on May 9 – offering a great opportunity for people in many places across the world to see it.

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Horse road safety campaign gathers momentum

A campaign to make drivers more aware of issues around the safety of horses and riders on the roads is gathering momentum, as petrol pump advertising for the British Horse Society’s Dead Slow campaign is rolled out across major supermarkets.

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London Midland trains are disrupted after a signal failure.

Additional train on marathon morning

Rail bosses are putting on an extra train on Sunday morning to tie in with this weekend’s London Marathon.

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‘Speed’ to blame for crash which killed three

‘Speed’ to blame for crash which killed three

The driver of a car in which she and two teenagers died could have been travelling at around 102mph when she collided with a lorry.

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The potholes left on Stoke Lane

‘Potty policy on hole repairs’

A ‘ridiculous’ policy for repairing potholes has been slammed by a frustrated resident who says his council has only done half a job.

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Vandals thought to have caused rail delays

Vandals thought to have caused rail delays

Vandalism is thought to have caused today’s widespread rail disruption, it is now believed.

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London Midland trains are disrupted after a signal failure.

Trains running again after signalling failure

Rail chiefs have begun to run services again after train lines were hit by a signalling breakdown in the early hours of this morning.

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