A penguin chick with a bad case of splayed legs is back on happy feet again

Poorly penguin back on happy feet

A penguin chick with a bad case of splayed legs is back on happy feet again thanks to his own wardrobe of special designer trousers

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MP: Passengers should be 'front and centre'

The Shadow Secretary of State for Transport says rail passengers should be put front and centre of any changes to ownership.

Fare increases of around 3.5 per cent were announced today and bids have been placed by companies hoping to take over the Northern and First TransPennine franchises.

Mary Creagh MP spoke to Paul Brand about the changes:

First trailer for Cilla biopic starring Sheridan Smith revealed

The first footage from a new ITV drama looking at the rise to fame of Cilla Black has been released.

It stars Sheridan Smith, the Epworth born actress who made her name in shows like Benidorm.

The move to more serious roles has been a smooth transition for her and she says she has studied Cilla Black in great detail to make the portrayal as accurate as possible.

Click below to watch the preview:


Lorry carrying forklift hits motorway bridge


Log 313 - M180 J3 junction with M181 n/bound - Lorry carrying forklift truck has hit overhead bridge. Forklift now on the carriageway #9523


Log 313 - extensive damage to the underside of the bridge. Structural engineer is required to assess. Expect delays #9523

Commuters react angrily to rail fare increases

The Government's has announced increases of three point five per cent - 1 per cent above the rate of inflation.

It means the annual season ticket from Hull to Leeds will rise by £140. The route from Grantham to York will rise by £87.

Rail users told ITV Calendar the changes could limit people's use of trains, but rail minister Claire Perry MP says passengers need to contribute to investment in the network:

Delays on rail routes between Scunthorpe and Doncaster


NEW: Due to a problem with a river bridge between #Scunthorpe and #Doncaster all lines are blocked. Services may be cancelled or delayed


UPDATE: Buses replace trains between Doncaster and Scunthorpe expected until 15:15 #Scunthorpe http://t.co/a4VAuoYBRO

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