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Archive – August, 2017

Read the latest local appeals, news stories and missing person alerts. The full list of stories, in date order, is below. But you can use "categories" and "neighbourhoods" to filter your selection.

North Yorkshire charities offered free office furniture as HQ move continues

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Staff and officers are currently moving to a new HQ – Alverton Court in Northallerton – and some existing furniture is surplus to requirements. Items up for grabs include office desks, chairs and cabinets, whiteboards and desk storage units. To be eligible, charities must be able to demonstrate that they act for the benefit of people […]

Man interviewed in connection with red kite shooting

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On the afternoon of Saturday 11 March 2017, a dead red kite was found in Nidderdale, North Yorkshire. An examination revealed the bird’s carcass contained what is believed to be lead shot. Three rewards worth a total of £3,000 have been offered for information leading to the arrest and charge of anyone involved in the […]

Police appeal after woman in her 70s dies in A64 collision

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Police are appealing for witnesses to the incident, which happened at around 3pm yesterday (31 July, 2017). It involved a black Kia Sportage, a silver Hyundai i20 and a red Citroen Berlingo, which the woman who died was driving. The Kia had been travelling east towards Scarborough and the other vehicles west towards Malton. A […]