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Appeal following assault on Grassington Road, Stirton near Skipton

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It happened at around 1.30pm in the afternoon and involved the occupant of a black, Ford Mondeo car and the a cyclist  who was travelling towards Skipton. We are requesting the public’s assistance to help establish the full circumstances surrounding the incident. In particular, we are appealing for anyone who witnessed this incident to come forward and make […]

Appeal following incident in Cross Hills

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Shortly after 4pm yesterday, Tuesday 22 May 2018, a van pulled up alongside the boy, who was walking alone on Keighley Road in Crosshills. The van is described as a white van, smaller than a transit van. There were two men in the van, both white men aged in their fifties. One man had a […]

Serious injury collision in Skipton – appeal for witnesses

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At approximately 8.30am on Tuesday 1 May 2018, a red Yamaha motorcycle collided with a red Vauxhall Astra and a black Dacia Duster on the A59 near Broughton Hall.   The man who was riding the motorcycle, a 32 year-old from Accrington, was taken to Leeds General Infirmary with serious injuries, where he remains in […]

Skipton Police appeal following theft of moped

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It happened at the rear of Keelham Farm Shop, Gargrave Road, at around 1.50pm on Tuesday 3 April 2018. This involved a white and red moped which was stolen by two men before they wheeled it through Aireville Park and then dumped it in the canal close to the rear of Herriots Hotel. In particular, we […]