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Reports of a drone sighting as planes held over LBA

There is disruption at Leeds Bradford Airport as three planes are being held from landing.

A drone sighting has been reported but this has not yet been confirmed.

The 13:50 arrival from Southampton, 14:15 arrival from Malaga and 14:15 arrival from Alicante are currently being held over the airport.

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Road now clear after accident in Pudsey

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Four vehicles involved - traffic remains

The AA said: "Severe delays and queueing traffic for eight miles due to earlier accident , four vehicles involved on M1 Northbound from J40 A638 Wakefield Road (Ossett / Wakefield) to J41 A650 (Carrgate). Congestion to J38 (Darton / Huddersfield)."

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Road closed in Roundhay

The AA said: "Road closed due to construction on Roundhay Park Lane both ways between Shadwell Park Drive and A6120 Ring Road Shadwell."

Miles of delays

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All lanes blocked northbound

The AA said: "All lanes stopped and queueing traffic due to accident , four cars involved on M1 Northbound from J40 A638 Wakefield Road (Ossett / Wakefield) to J41 A650 (Carrgate). Congestion to J39 (Wakefield / Durkar). Lanes two, three and four (of four) were initially blocked."

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Severe delays on M1 Northbound

There are severe delays on the M1 northbound, with an average speed of just 10mph.

The AA said: "Severe delays of eleven minutes on M1 Northbound between J40 A638 Wakefield Road (Ossett / Wakefield) and J41 A650 (Carrgate). Average speed ten mph."

Traffic

The roads look clear in Leeds this morning.

However, there are reports of narrow lanes on the M621.

The AA said: "Narrow Lanes, speed Restriction, construction
Narrow lanes and speed restriction of 50 mph due to construction on M621 both ways from J6 Balm Road (Belle Isle Road) to A61 / M621 J7 (Stourton) (Stourton). Works to improve the central barrier."

Weather in brief

The Met Office say: "Cloudy changing to heavy rain by lunchtime."

Highs of 22 and lows of 15 degrees.

Good morning Leeds!

Good morning on a sunny Friday in Leeds.

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