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Fatal motorcycle collision on A19 in Selby district – rider named and family pay tribute

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He is Daniel Hornsby, aged 24, from Whitley, Goole. Family statement Daniel’s family has issued the following statement in tribute to him: “Dan had a loving happy childhood alongside his slightly older brother, and in his early years they were so close they were often mistaken as twins. “Coming from a long family line of […]

Appeal after doorstep fraudster strikes in Barlby

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It happened on Derwent Drive at approximately midday on Saturday, 26 November 2016 and involved a white man in his mid to late twenties driving a black flat bed truck trading under the name of Top Grade Roofing Specialist. It is alleged that a resident has given then male a sum of money in agreement […]

Vehicles seized and suspected poachers reported for summons after being caught in North Yorkshire

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At about 11pm on Friday 25 November, officers on patrol noticed a Mitsubishi Pajero and a Nissan X-Trail, and men with dogs, in suspicious circumstances on land near Balne. Enquiries revealed neither vehicle was taxed, and both were seized. Two lamps were also seized. Six men were spoken to at the scene, and subsequently reported […]

Three arrests after police pursuit in rural North Yorkshire

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At about 10.20pm on Saturday 26 November, a PCSO from North Yorkshire Police’s Rural Taskforce on patrol noticed a Ford Transit van behaving suspiciously in Kellington, near Selby. The vehicle was spotted again, in Selby town centre, at about midnight by North Yorkshire’s Police Road Crime Team, but it failed to stop when requested by […]