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Archive – July, 2019

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Taxi driver and witnesses sought following collision near Hampsthwaite

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It happened at around 3.20pm on Sunday 23 June 2019 at the crossorads with Burley Bank Road known locally as Four Lane Ends. A silver vehicle travelling west on the A59 in the general Skipton direction has collided with a grey vehicle travelling from Burley Bank Road turning right, intending to travel towards Harrogate. As […]

Appeal following theft of trailer and shell scheme panels

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It happened on Brickyard Road between midnight and 3am on Monday 1 July 2019 We are requesting the public’s assistance to help establish the full circumstances surrounding the incident. In particular, we are appealing for information about any sightings of the stolen trailer. Anyone with information that could assist the investigation should contact North Yorkshire […]

Appeal after 12-year-old cyclist seriously injured in Harrogate collision

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It happened outside St Aiden’s High School on Oatlands Drive at around 8.50am on Monday 1 July 2019. The cyclist, a boy from Harrogate, was taken to Leeds General Infirmary where he remains in a serious but stable condition. Police are appealing to anyone who was in the area on Monday morning and saw the […]

Child sex offender sent to prison for more than eight years

Child sex offender sent to prison for more than eight years

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On 6 June 2019, 51-year-old Roger Donald Sibley of St Johns Square, Wakefield, formerly of the Boroughbridge area, was found guilty of two counts of sexual assault against girls under the age of 13. He was sentenced to eight years imprisonment and also issued with a 10-year Sexual Harm Prevention Order. On Thursday 27 June […]

Appeal to find taxi driver following A59 collision near Hampsthwaite

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It happened at around 3.20pm on Sunday 23 June 2019  at the A59 crossroad junction with Burley Bank Road known locally as Four Lane Ends . A silver vehicle travelling west on the A59 in the general Skipton direction has collided with a grey vehicle travelling from Burley Bank Road turning right intending to travel […]