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Authorities to monitor cause of Carrick rail bridge strikes

East Antrim MLA Roy Beggs has renewed his call for additional measures to prevent railway bridge strikes in Carrickfergus.

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The roof of the bus following the strike at North Road.

Rail bridge collisions ‘endangering commuters’ - Beggs

The Department for Infrastructure has been urged to review warning signage on Carrick’s North Road/St Brides Street railway bridge following two vehicle strikes inside a week.

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A previous incident at the North Road bridge.

Normal service resumes after Carrick bridge ‘strike’

Translink is advising passengers train services on the Larne line are running normally following an earlier bridge strike in Carrickfergus.

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Traffic and travel update

Road reopened following collision

A road in Larne has reopened to traffic after an earlier collision.

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NI Railways

NI Railways to increase crackdown on anti-social behaviour

NI Railways will be increasing security on its services and at stations across the network in the run up to and over Easter 2018, it has emerged.
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Road closed

Road closed due to fire - ‘emergency services tasked to scene’

Motorists are advised to expect delays after a road in Co Antrim has been closed due to a fire.

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The new parking regulations will be enforced from March 5, 2018.

New car removal and clamping regulations start today

Drivers who park illegally in urban clearways and bus lanes on the main arterial routes into and out of Belfast may have their vehicles removed and clamped.

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IN PICTURES: Northern Ireland’s top 20 parking fine hotspots revealed

Over 150,000 car parking and bus lane fines were dished out across Northern Ireland in 2017 and today we reveal Northern Ireland’s top 20 hotspots.

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Winter driving

TRAFFIC: 'More work will continue today to keep roads clear'

Conditions on the roads "remain difficult in many areas" and salting of roads on the scheduled network badly affected by snow and ice is "ongoing" , according to the NI Executive.
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Air Ambulance pictured in the Old Carrick Road area of Newtownabbey.

Man taken to hospital with serious injuries following Newtownabbey collision

A man has been taken to hospital with a serious leg injury following a road accident in Newtownabbey.

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Witnesses sought after collision

Witnesses sought after collision

A woman (47) is in a serious condition in hospital following a road traffic collision in the borough.

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Road closed due to icy conditions

Road closed due to icy conditions

Police are advising motorists to seek an alternative route after a local road was closed because of the wintry conditions.

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Black ice has caused problems for some motorists across Northern Ireland.

Black ice warning issued

The PSNI is urging motorists to take extra care after there were various reports of black ice across Northern Ireland on Wednesday morning.
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VIDEO: Motorist ignores red light and narrowly avoids head on collision with van

People in Northern Ireland have reacted angrily to a video that shows a motorist ignoring a red light and narrowly avoiding a head on collision with a van.
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How many parking fines were issued where you live?

IN FULL: Parking fines issued in Northern Ireland

The Department for Infrastructure has published statistics on the total number of Penalty Charge Notices (parking fines) issued in Northern Ireland from January to September 2017.

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Police investigate Ballycarry collision

Police investigate Ballycarry collision

Police are appealing for information after a road traffic collision on Wednesday, November 1.

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Translinks new Safety Bus can visit approximately 350 schools, or up to 25 thousand students, across Northern Ireland each academic year. Pictured at Aquinas Diocesan Grammar School in Belfast are Year 8 student Sarah McWilliams; Kevin Wallace, Safety Bus; Year 8 pupil Hannah Wilson; Sean McGreevy, Metro Falls Service Delivery Manager; Erin Watson, Year 8 student ; Susan ONeill, Safety Bus; and Year 8 students Oscar Feron and Kate McWilliams

Thousands of children in Northern Ireland to receive bus safety advice

Translink has unveiled a new Safety Bus to continue the important safety education programme which has been running in schools in Northern Ireland for over 15 years.

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Storm Ophelia: A2 Coast Road closed

Storm Ophelia: A2 Coast Road closed

Due to treacherous conditions, PSNI, in consultation with the Coastguard Agency and the Department of Infrastructure, have closed the main A2 road from Harbour Roundabout in Larne to Mill Street, Cushendall.

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Northern Ireland fans.

Extra train service to be provided

Northern Ireland fans will be able to avail of an additional train service to get them home following the highly anticipated clash with Germany tonight.

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Michael McKinty, Whitehead Railway Station manager, with Jeremy Jones, Whitehead Community Association and Hilton Parr, Head of Rail Services, Translink. INCT 35-703-CON

‘Very lucky to have Michael running the station for so many years’

A Whitehead rail worker’s dedication to the industry has been recognised by his employer and the community.

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