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Week of overnight roadworks in Wragby

Road works are being carried out on the A158 at Wragby from tonight until Sunday 13th July.

The crossroads at Wragby will be closed each night between 7:00pm and 7:00am.

There is a diversion in place that is signposted about five miles away from the road closure. It is about 20 miles in length and takes motorists though Market Rasen.

The Lincolnshire County Council Highways Department and the traffic company dealing with the road closure say they are aware they need more and clearer signs and the signage will be improved as soon as possible.

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Passengers battle chaos on region's rail routes

Passengers described "chaos" at Leeds Railway Station today, as thousands of people decided to make their way from their Tour de France Grand Depart viewpoint to Harrogate, to watch riders finish stage one.

But Carolyn Watson, from Northern Rail, says staff did everything they could to deal with the unprecedented influx of passengers.

They were already working at 50 per cent extra capacity.

But after some passengers faced a two-hour wait, the company drafted in trains from other companies:

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