There are reports of slow traffic on the A64 westbound in Bilbrough North Yorkshire due to a collision involving two cars between Colton Lane and Slice Lane.
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The chief executive of NHS Employers Danny Mortimer has paid tribute to Dr Kate Granger:
“We are all deeply saddened at the passing of Dr Kate Granger.
Kate was a truly remarkable and inspirational individual who openly shared her daily battles with cancer, providing a source of strength and inspiration to countless people.
Kate used her experiences to pioneer the #HellomyNameis campaign to remind staff to see patients as people.
The campaign has been adopted across the country, making a huge difference to patients. It will be a profound legacy of her work, along with the Kate Granger Compassionate Care Awards and the countless people she has inspired with her example
She had humility, compassion and warmth in equal measure and will be greatly missed. Our thoughts are with Chris and her family at this difficult time.”
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One lane is closed southbound on the A1(M) in North Yorkshire due to a collision. It happened between junction 44 A64 (Bramham) and junction 42 A63 (Selby fork).
Emergency services are at the scene.
Boxing champion Tommy Coyle is calling for more people to sign the organ donor register.
Tommy, who will take on Tyrone Nurse next weekend, is fronting the 'Be a Hero' campaign in the hope that it will encourage people in his hometown of Hull, and across Yorkshire, to consider donating their organs.
Around 800 people across the region are on the transplant waiting list.