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Motorist treated by ambulance crew after Buckminster road collision

A motorist was treated by paramedics after being trapped in their vehicle following a road collision at Buckminster this morning (Friday).

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Heavy traffic in Melton EMN-180516-165016001

NEWSFLASH: Green light for £63.5million Melton bypass as government agrees to fund it

Campaigners for Melton’s long-awaited bypass are celebrating this morning (Thursday) after the government agreed to fund most of the £63.5 million cost of the planned relief road.

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A Centrebus 14 service bus turns out of Windsor Street, Melton EMN-180516-111418001

NEWSFLASH: Melton bus services have been saved from being axed

Two Melton town bus services, which were due to be ended next month, have been saved by 11th hour funding from Leicestershire County Council.

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Potholes have been a major issue across Leicestershire EMN-180515-102334001

Melton drivers promised fewer potholes with new £5million council funding

Melton motorists will soon have fewer potholes to avoid after plans were announced to spend £5million fixing roads across Leicestershire.

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Roads to be closed in Melton for resurfacing work

Residents and motorists have been warned that several roads in Melton and Asfordby will be resurfaced from next month.

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Amy Bayes and daughter Lily-bow (centre) have fun with friends in the ball pit at the Kingdom 4.5 Soft Play centre, at Melton, which has been provided in memory of Amy's son, Luke EMN-180905-091605001

New Melton soft play centre is in memory of Luke

A Melton mum whose 12-year-old son was killed in a lorry crash is keeping his memory alive by opening a soft play area for town children.

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Major Melton road to be closed tonight

Motorists are being warned that a major Melton road will be closed overnight from 8pm tonight (Wednesday).

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Passengers waiting for the Centrebus 14 service, in Windsor Street, Melton, which is due to be axed from June, including Brian Ellingworth (right) and Wendy Carter (with push chair) EMN-180420-121926001

Passengers angry after new Melton bus service cuts announced

Elderly people in Melton say they will struggle to get into town when main bus services are cut back in June.

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Two people treated by paramedics after Harby road collision

Two people were treated by ambulance crews this morning (Wednesday) after a road collision at Harby.

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Metaltek team owner Andy Swain celebrates with Melton-Rutland International CiCLE Classic winner Fleeman in 2017 EMN-180417-171059001

Thousands set to enjoy CiCLE Classic climax in Melton town centre

Thousands of people are expected to gather in Melton town centre on Sunday afternoon to enjoy the climax of the 14th edition of the Rutland-Melton CiCLE Classic.

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Pay machines installed at popular Melton town centre car park

Motorists who park in a Melton town centre car park are being warned that pay machines are to be installed because it will no longer be warden-controlled from next week.

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Flood alert issued for villages on River Wreake near Melton

Residents living in villages near the River Wreake to the west of Melton have suffered flooding following the recent spell of heavy rain.

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Emergency services attend the scene of a road traffic incident, on the B676 Melton Road between Six Hills and Burton on the Wolds, which left a lorry driver with serious injuries''PHOTO East Midlands Ambulance Service EMN-180313-125931001

Lorry driver airlifted to hospital with serious injuries after collision near Melton

A lorry driver was airlifted to hospital with serious injuries after his vehicle left the B676 near Melton this morning (Tuesday).

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Emergency services alerted after car slides into a ditch at Waltham

Emergency services were alerted after a car slid on an icy road at Waltham and ended up in a ditch this morning (Friday).

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Casualty taken to hospital after two cars collide in Melton

Casualty taken to hospital after two cars collide in Melton

A casualty was taken to hospital this morning (Friday) after two cars were in collision on Burton Road in Melton.

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Police are dealing with a road incident EMN-180503-172925001

12-year-old boy taken to hospital after collision with car in Melton

A 12-year-old boy was taken to hospital yesterday (Wednesday) after being in collision with a car in Melton.

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S973 - 4'Traffic chaos'Burton Rd EMN-180603-131219001

Scheme launched to reduce Melton traffic delays from roadworks

Motorists across the Melton borough may soon be confronted by fewer delays from roadworks if a new County Hall scheme works.

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The A607 at Waltham was blocked after this lorry jack-knifed this afternoon. EMN-180503-175829001

A607 closed at Waltham after lorry incident

Police have temporarily closed the A607 to traffic after a lorry jack-knifed at Waltham.

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A photo which shows the huge drifts on the A607 near Croxton Kerrial, near Melton, which was taken by Phillip Payne of the Leicestershire and Rutland 4x4 Response team EMN-180503-144606001

Rescuers helped stranded motorists on snow-bound roads across the Melton borough

Volunteers and farmers came to the aid of many motorists around the Melton borough after heavy snow made roads impassable.

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The Oliver Cromwell steam train leaves Melton railway station'PHOTO: Jonathan McGrady/JM News EMN-180503-123310001

Photos capture arrival of 66-year-old steam train at Melton station

Passengers and steam train enthusisasts were thrilled to watch the Oliver Cromwell chug into Melton railway station on Saturday.

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