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Archive – June, 2016

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North Yorkshire Police raised the rainbow at York Pride 2016

North Yorkshire Police raised the rainbow at York Pride 2016

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The event, which is North Yorkshires biggest LGBT celebration, was held in York City Centre on Saturday 18 June and was attended by thousands of people. The parade started at York Minster and wound its way through the city centre to the Knavesmire, where a free festival took place with diverse entertainment, food, drinks and […]

Appeal following assault outside Scarborough takeaway

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The incident happened on Westborough outside Memossa takeaway in Scarborough at 1am on 19/06/16 and involved a male grabbing a female by the wrists and pushing her to the floor after a disagreement within Memossa takeaway. The incident has left the female with slight bruising. We are conducting enquiries and are requesting the public’s assistance […]

Kirby Misperton fatal collision – family statement and photograph of Lucy Pinder

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Lucy’s family have issued the following statement: “We are devastated at our loss and still trying to come to terms with it as a family. We’d like time to grieve privately and thank all our friends and family for their support and kind thoughts.” The driver of the blue Mercedes C220 saloon, a 27-year-old man […]

Whitby police shown the ropes by HM Coastguard

Whitby police shown the ropes by HM Coastguard

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Last Friday (10 June 2016) seven PCs and Police Community Support Officers joined Whitby Coastguard Rescue Team to learn about safety equipment, reaching inaccessible places, retrieving casualties and how the coastguard can help the police in various situations.  Local officer, PC Melanie Smith took part in the training, she said: “Being a coastal community, we […]