Contents tagged with snow

  • 08 Mar
    2018

    Winter Disruption - Thursday 8 March

    Patrol gritters have been out overnight with a treatment of the primary and secondary routes and we have called in additional tractor snowploughs to assist. 

    Our additional salt store at Mytholmroyd has been opened to load the upper valley gritters.

    Waste & Recycling crews are out …

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    Posted in: cold weather, snow, highways

  • 02 Mar
    2018

    M62 Closure - Update

    Last updated: Friday 02 March 12:14 pm

    M62 Closure - DIVERSIONS IN PLACE

    There will be more traffic than usual on local roads while this closure is on, please drive safely and to the road conditions. If your journey is not essential please consider other forms of transport or delaying your …

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  • 02 Mar
    2018

    M62 Closure

    We are working with partners from Highways England, British Transport Police West Yorkshire Police and Kirklees Council to help people stranded by the closure of the M62.

     

    For alternative travel routes and diversions please visit https://twitter.com/HighwaysYORKS

     

    A …

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    Posted in: cold weather, snow, highways

  • 01 Mar
    2018

    Weather and Travel Update - 1 March 2018

    All our frontline gritters, backup gritters and tractor ploughs remain out treating/clearing the roads and will stay out until further notice. Main roads are being gritted before all other routes. If conditions allow additional roads on the primary network adjoining the arterial routes will be …

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    Posted in: cold weather, snow, highways

  • 01 Mar
    2018

    Weather situation - 1 March 2018

    Last updated: Thursday 01 March 04:39 pm

    All our gritters/ploughs have been working throughout the day to deal with the snow and strong winds.  Again, many of the district's roads continue to be hazardous for drivers and we urge people to think carefully before planning a journey/ …

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    Posted in: cold weather, snow, highways

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