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Pedestrian dies following road accident in Leeds

Pedestrian dies following road accident in Leeds

By Charlotte Lascelles An 82-year-old woman has died after being involved in a collision on Middleton Road, Leeds on Friday (November 30). The incident occurred at 12:20pm when a pedestrian, now identified as Maureen Routledge, was hit by a white Renault Kangoo van. The driver, a 29-year-old man, did stop his car at the scene. Routledge was immediately taken to hospital […]

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Police appeal for witnesses of three-vehicle crash near Harrogate

Police appeal for witnesses of three-vehicle crash near Harrogate

North Yorkshire police are appealing for witnesses after a man was seriously hurt in a crash on the A658 near Harrogate yesterday. The crash happened at 3.11pm at Follifoot near the junction with Haggs Road, and involved a white Mercedes-Benz C220, a grey Mini and a silver Porsche. The driver of the Mini, a 22-year-old man from Newcastle, is in […]

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Fears for missing 89-year-old woman from Leeds

Fears for missing 89-year-old woman from Leeds

    POLICE in West Yorkshire are appealing for information to find missing woman, Marga Bates from Leeds. She was last seen at around 11pm last night in Seacroft at her home in Brooklands Court. 89 year old Marga has shoulder length blonde hair and was possibly wearing blue trousers/jogging bottoms, vest top and a blue jacket. She may be wearing […]

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Extra police on trams and buses to curb anti-social behaviour in Manchester

Extra police on trams and buses to curb anti-social behaviour in Manchester

By Jamie Williams THIRY EXTRA police officers are set to patrol Greater Manchester’s transport network in response to tram vandals.

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Man dies after car crashes into wall in Bury

Man dies after car crashes into wall in Bury

  By Alex Worrall A MAN has died after a car crashed into a wall in Holcombe Brook, Bury. The Vauxhall Astra Club crashed into the stone wall at the junction of Longsight Road with Bolton Road West, near Hoysters wine bar, early on Wednesday morning.

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West Yorkshire Police launch campaign for National Hate Crime Awareness Week

West Yorkshire Police launch campaign for National Hate Crime Awareness Week

By Luke Hudson A CAMPAIGN to raise public awareness of hate crime was launched this week. The campaign will work with local communities to provide education and support for victims to speak up when incidents take place.

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Autumn burglary warning issued by West Yorkshire Police

Autumn burglary warning issued by West Yorkshire Police

By Georgi Cox A campaign is being launched by West Yorkshire Police to help prevent residents from becoming victims of burglary as the dark nights draw in.

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UPDATE: Halifax Schoolgirl has now been found

UPDATE: Halifax Schoolgirl has now been found

By Matt Guy MISSING Schoolgirl aged 12, Izabela Vorosova, has now been found after an appeal from police officers in Calderdale. Izabela’s family grew increasingly worried for her welfare, who was last seen at her home address on Monday evening. Officers would like to thank members of the public for sharing the successful appeal,  as Izabela has now been found […]

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Synthetic cannabis Spice “as dangerous as heroin” say drugs workers

Synthetic cannabis Spice “as dangerous as heroin” say drugs workers

  By Leanne Simmons A TYPE of synthetic cannabis is now being compared to heroin because of its dangers. The drug, dubbed “Spice”, works on the same receptors that cannabis does, but the effects can be much worse and extreme.

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Ex-soldier’s Christmas ruined following theft of his prized motorbike

Ex-soldier’s Christmas ruined following theft of his prized motorbike

By Anna Riley AN ARMY veteran has been left in a state of shock after thieves broke in to his home and stole his prized motorbike and other possessions.

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