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Supercar seized in operation to tackle illegal driving

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The driver was stopped on suspicion of having no insurance and failing to display a front number plate. He was reported for both offences yesterday. The vehicle was taken away on a recovery truck and can only be released when proof of insurance provided. Police in Harrogate pulled over the performance car as part of […]

Queen Ethelburga’s School former owner Brian Martin jailed for non-recent child abuse offences

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Brian Richard Martin, aged 71, of Ferrensby, Knaresborough, was sentenced at Leeds Crown Court today (Friday 2 July 2021) following a retrial for a sexual assault on a boy in the late 2000s that was first put before a jury in 2018. Martin was also found guilty of indecent assault on a girl in the […]

Power tools, a lawnmower and an oven found in back of van in Harrogate

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When they carried out a road-side search of the vehicle, they discovered a number of items in the rear that could not be accounted for by the occupants from Leeds. This included several power tools, a lawnmower and an oven. The officers seized the van and enquiries are ongoing into the incident. Local people are […]