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Bus driver from York charged with drink driving

A bus driver from York has been charged with drink driving after being arrested yesterday afternoon.

The 45-year-old man failed a roadside breath test after officers pulled over the single-decker bus he was driving on Field Lane in the Badger Hill area of York at around 12.50pm.

There were no passengers on the bus at the time of the incident.

The man is due to appear at York Magistrates' Court on Monday 4 February 2013.

Bus driver attack

A bus driver has been taken to hospital after an alleged random attack in Sheffield.

Police cordoned off an area of Redmires Road following the alleged assault, in which a powder, believed to be flour, was thrown over the driver. Forensic examinations have also been carried out.

The driver is not though to have suffered serious injuries.

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