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Archive – January, 2017

Read the latest local appeals, news stories and missing person alerts. The full list of stories, in date order, is below. But you can use "categories" and "neighbourhoods" to filter your selection.

Appeal for witnesses to a serious collision near Scampston Bridge, West Knapton

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A single vehicle road traffic collision involving a grey Suzuki Swift occurred on Tuesday 31 January 2017 at approximately 4.15pm on the A64, near Scampston Bridge, West Knapton. We are conducting enquiries and are requesting the public’s assistance to help determine the full circumstances surrounding the collision. The 19 year old female driver sustained minor […]

Vandalism in St Mary’s Church yard, Pateley Bridge.

Posted on in Local appeals

It is lovingly cared for by local volunteers.  Within the yard are the remains of St Mary’s church including the intact bell tower.  The base of the tower and the entrance to the stairs up the tower are kept secure with two, padlocked, wrought iron gates. During the weekend of 28-29 January 2017 vandals caused […]

Missing York girl Faye Simpson found safe and well

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Previous appeal – 31 January 2017 Police are appealing to the public to help find a missing 15-year-old girl from York. Faye Kathleen Simpson was last seen leaving her home inolice are appealing to the public to help find a missing 15-year-old girl from York. Heworth, York at 4.45pm on Saturday 28 January 2017. It’s […]

Appeal for witnesses following fatal collision in Northallerton

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At 9.58am Tuesday 31 January 2017 an 85-year-old woman from Thirsk Road, Northallerton was involved in a collision with a red tipper truck at the roundabout near Tesco supermarket and Northallerton Library on Thirsk Road. The woman sustained serious injuries to her leg and was taken to James Cook Hospital where she sadly died from […]

Appeal for witnesses after assault in Knaresborough pub

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  It happened at The Crown Inn Public House between 11pm and 11.30pm on Friday 20 January 2017 and involved three females having an altercation within the ladies toilets of the premises. A female received injuries during the incident and required hospital treatment for a dislocated shoulder where she was treated and discharged following treatment. […]