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Witness appeal after car crashes into house in Ryedale

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The incident occurred on Thornton Lane, High Marishes, at around 3.25am today (Thursday 16 September 2021). It appears the red five-door Ford Fiesta crashed through a fence and demolished the living room of the house. Thankfully, the owners of the property were in bed at the time and were able to get to safety and […]

Motorcyclist dies in crash near Malton

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The incident happened shortly before 2.20pm yesterday (Wednesday, 15 September) near High Hutton. A purple BMW motorcycle was travelling east-bound on the A64 when it collided with a white Ford EcoSport which had been travelling in the same direction. Emergency services attended but sadly the motorcyclist, a man in his 70s, was pronounced dead at […]

Road closed following serious collision on A64

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Emergency services are at the scene of a serious collision on A64 at High Hutton. The incident happened shortly before 2.20pm and involved a motorcycle and a car. The road has been closed in both directions and it is expected to remain closed for several hours. Drivers are urged to avoid the area. Anyone who […]

Police tackle alcohol-related crime in Richmondshire with new community initiative

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Police will use a mix of education and enforcement to reduce drink-fuelled anti-social behaviour, especially in hotspots such as Richmond Falls. The move comes after local residents, including parents, responded to surveys by saying they would welcome more action and support on the issue. Officers will also help prevent alcohol sales to children and work […]