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From West Yorkshire Police – Appeal After Nine-Year-Old Boy Dies Following Collision in Keighley

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Officers were called shortly after 9.30pm last night to a report of a collision on Sutton Lane, Keighley, near the junction with Knott Lane. Emergency services attended, including the air ambulance, but, despite medical treatment, a nine-year-old boy was pronounced deceased at the scene. It was reported that a white van was in collision with […]

Appeal following theft of quad bike from Craven farm

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It happened at a farm adjacent to the main A65 Skipton to Addingham Road at Draughton at about 12.30pm on Thursday 5 August 2021, and involved the theft of a red Honda TRX420 quad bike from the farmyard. We are requesting the public’s assistance to help establish the full circumstances surrounding the incident. In particular, […]

Appeal following theft of a caravan

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The theft occurred on Park Lane, Cowling between 9pm on Wednesday, 28 July and 7am the day after. The caravan was a Lunar Quasar FB 2006, twin axel in white, similar to the one pictured, and was displaying the registration KV66 WWZ. We are appealing for information about any suspicious vehicles or people seen in […]

Teenager dies in river incident at Grassington

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Police were called by the ambulance service at about 7.45pm on Thursday 22 July 2021, to a report of a 19-year-old man in difficulty in the river at Grassington. He was treated by paramedics, but sadly pronounced dead. Enquiries are ongoing.

Appeal following residential burglary in Glusburn

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It happened on The Old Corn Mill between 4.30am and 4.50am on Monday 14 of June 2021 and involved two males attempting to gain entry into parked vehicles and residential properties on the street. Officers are appealing to anyone who saw suspicious activity in the area either at the time or in the hours or […]