Previous claims about how journey times affect the quality of services are, "spurious and not founded in fact." That's according to Professor Sir Roger Boyle CBE.
More top news
Plans underway for a major regeneration project to promote Hull's maritime past - with the help of £15 million in lottery funding
An RAF squadron based in North Yorkshire is celebrating its centenary with a nationwide flypast of RAF bases and the Imperial War Museum.
Jon Mitchell has the early morning forecast