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£8,100 fine for man who killed geese in North Yorkshire

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Raymond William Twiddle, 83, of West Knapton, near Malton, pleaded guilty to intentionally killing three greylag geese at Scarborough Magistrates Court on Monday 7 August 2017. A member of the public called North Yorkshire Police on 24 April 2017, to report seeing a man killing gosling chicks with a spade and then burying them. Officers […]

Damage caused at Dalby Forest

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It happened between 12.20am and 1230am at Adderstone Field on 7 August 2017 and involved a vehicle deliberately driving on to the grassed area and causing damage. We are conducting enquiries and are requesting the public’s assistance to establish the full circumstances surrounding the incident. In particular, we are appealing for information about the vehicle […]

Missing Doncaster man, 70, may be in North Yorkshire

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Geoffrey Bull (pictured) was last seen at around 9am yesterday (Thursday 27 July) leaving his home address in the Woodlands area of Doncaster. Officers are growing increasingly concerned for the 70-year-old’s welfare. He was last seen wearing a sky-blue hooded top, green trousers and brown boots. South Yorkshire Police, which is leading the search, says […]