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Witness appeal following serious collision on A171 near Robin Hood’s Bay

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A black Audi A4, which was travelling towards Whitby and a red Ford Fiesta, travelling toward Scarborough collided near to the turning for Robin Hood’s Bay. Two adults and two children travelling in the Fiesta were transported to hospital by land ambulance and a third child was airlifted to James Cook Hospital by Yorkshire Air […]

CCTV appeal following a theft from Barkers Store, Northallerton

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It happened at Barkers Store, on Northallerton High Street between 3pm and 4pm on 18 June. It involved an unknown woman taking a black Hugo Boss knitted zip up top and a navy Bellstaff knitted half zip top, worth £274. Officers are asking members of the public to get in touch if they recognise the […]

Tribute to man who died in A61 collision

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Keiran, who lived in Ripon, was previously of the 49 Field Regiment Royal Artillery. Keiran was born in Fife, Scotland and moved around the country with his parents as the mining community was diminishing. The family eventually settled in Stoke-on-Trent where Keiran attended local schools. Following this Keiran joined the armed forces, taking the opportunity to […]

Van with flat tyre, agricultural diesel and no insurance, taken off the roads of North Yorkshire

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In the early hours of Thursday 6 August 2020, at about 1.45am, North Yorkshire Police officers stopped an Iveco Daily van on the A1(M) near Catterick. Despite being driven on a motorway, the vehicle had a completed deflated front tyre. Further checks found it had no insurance, and was running on red diesel. Red diesel, […]