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Drug-rider arrest in Skipton area

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The 20-year-old man from Bradford was pulled over by the Roads Policing Group just before 10pm on Wednesday (14 June 2017) at Airedale Business Park. The test proved positive for cannabis and he was taken into custody for a sample of blood to be obtained for analysis. He has been released under investigation while enquiries […]

Driver dies following collision near Settle

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The collision took place at approximately 3.45pm on Friday (2 June 2017) on the A65 at the junction with the B6480 at Buckhaw Brow. It involved two vehicles, a blue Volkswagen Tiguan which was towing a small single axle trailer and a green Skoda Yeti. A 74-year-old man from the Ingleton area, the driver of […]

Appeal following shooting of a buzzard near Gordale, Malham.

Appeal following shooting of a buzzard near Gordale, Malham.

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On Tuesday 16 May 2017 a local farmer found a dead buzzard in a field off Hawthorns Lane, Gordale near Malham. The bird was passed on to rangers from the Yorkshire Dales National Park who in turn notified the RSPB. Following an examination of the bird, an x-ray revealed a shotgun pellet in the birds […]