A spillage of mashed potato forced police to close the A64 in North Yorkshire for six hours

Avoiding crash creates mash on road

By Laurence Gibbons

North Yorkshire police were forced to close a section of the A64 for almost six hours after a lorry spilled mashed potato onto the carriageway trying to avoid a crash.

'That damn satnav.' Photograph courtesy of Trevor Moorby

M&S lorry has close encounter of the York kind

By Mike Stones

The historic Micklegate Bar entrance to York city centre has survived more than 800 years of sometimes bloody history and now, a close encounter with a Marks & Spencer lorry.

Union blames Morrisons for Del Monte’s job cut plan

Union blames Morrisons for Del Monte’s job cut plan

By Freddie Dawson

A cancelled contract from Morrisons was responsible for vegetable and fruit producer Del Monte’s plan to close its York factory with the loss of 140 jobs, a union official has told FoodManfacture.co.uk.


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