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Archive – March, 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.

Police appeal to identify fail to stop driver in Harrogate

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A 34-year-old cyclist from the Harrogate area was riding his bike on Robert Street and had reached the junction with Station Parade, near Waitrose. Whilst the cyclist was stationary at the junction waiting to turn right, a small, light coloured car traveled along Station Parade and turned right into Robert Street, but cut across the […]

Penalties for driving whilst using a mobile DOUBLE from Wednesday 1 March 2017

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Previously the penalty facing a driver who was guilty of the offence was £100 and three points on their licence. For first time offenders who met certain criteria, there was also the alternative option to take a driver education course. However, this is all set to change from Wednesday 1 March 2017 when both the fine and the number […]