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Collision near Otley leaves motorcyclist seriously injured

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The collision occurred near Farnley Primary School on Sunday 6 August 2017 at around 2.30pm. The 41-year-old male rider, on a blue Honda motorcycle, was travelling from the Otley direction towards Farnley, and left the road to the nearside, avoiding a black 4×4 vehicle travelling in the opposite direction. The rider received serious, but not […]

Photos of crash site issued as police appeal for crucial witnesses

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The single vehicle collision happened at around 3.40pm on Thursday 22 June 2017, when  a Land Rover Discovery left the A61 near South Stainley between Ripon and Ripley and collided with a hedge and a telegraph pole. The Discovery was travelling towards Ripley and Harrogate when the crash happened within the double bends just south […]

Man arrested and charged in connection with spate of burglaries in North and West Yorkshire

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Originally arrested in connection with a number of offences across both counties, three of which were in North Yorkshire – Boroughbridge, Harrogate and Selby – he was later charged with 14 counts of burglary, five counts of fraud and one count of robbery. Speaking after the arrest, Detective Constable Quita Passmore of North Yorkshire Police […]