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Elsie Donoghue had been found safe

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************************************************************************* Previous appeal Investigations are centred around the York, Manchester and Cheshire area. We know Elise boarded a train to Manchester last night and has contacts in the North West of England. It’s possible she may have travelled elsewhere since then and enquiries are ongoing with the rail network. We urge any members of the […]

Family tribute to man who died in fatal motorcycle collision on A65 at Skipton Castle junction

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He was 20-year-old Edward Brier from Earby in Lancashire. Edward’s family have released the following statement and picture: “Ed’s life has been tragically cut far too short, but he will be remembered by all of his family and friends for his love of the great outdoors and being with nature, the pleasure he took when […]

Police call for communities to stay safe this Halloween and Bonfire Night

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Police officers, Police Community Support Officers and Special Constables will be carrying out patrols in local communities to ensure that everyone feels safe, and to deal with any issues that do occur. Police are reminding people to only trick or treat in their own neighbourhood unless they’re with an adult and avoid going out alone. […]

Urgent appeal to trace missing 13-year-old York girl Elise Donoghue

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Elise Donoghue was reported missing at 8.39pm today (Thursday 19 October 2017) after leaving her drama class at the York Theatre Royal on St Leonard’s Place just before 8pm. It is not believed Elise has any money or access to a mobile phone, and she  is considered vulnerable due to her age. Police enquiries have […]