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Councillors to debate plans for 161 homes on Harrogate's old policing college site

The majority of a former policing college site in North Yorkshire could be demolished to make way for new housing after standing empty for four years.
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Burglars have targeted McColls in Starbeck, Harrogate. Picture: Google

Witnesses saw young men running away after burglary at Harrogate shop

Two young men were seen running away from the scene after cigarettes were stolen from a Harrogate shop in the middle of the night.

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The car after it crashed into a tree in Knaresborough. Picture: @OscarRomeo1268

Two taken to hospital after Mini crashes into tree near Knaresborough

Two people were taken to hospital after a car crashed into a tree near Knaresborough last night.

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Police have issued a warning about telephone fraudsters.

Fraudsters posing as HMRC officials target residents in North Yorkshire

Police are urging people to be on their guard after reports of telephone fraudsters posing as government officials.

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Revealed: The scale of homelessness in each area of Yorkshire

A housing charity today revealed that almost 5,000 people in Yorkshire and the Humber region are homeless as it launched an urgent appeal for support.

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Do you recognise the man captured on CCTV cameras at the Co-op in Ripon?

CCTV images released as police in Ripon investigate theft from petrol station shop

Police have released CCTV images of a man they want to trace after the theft of a case of cider from a shop in Ripon.

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The antique muskets handed in to a charity shop in Leeds. Picture: @WYP_LeedsEast_3

Firearms officers examine antique muskets handed in to Leeds charity shop

Firearms officers were called in when a pair of antique muskets were left at a charity shop in Leeds.

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Revealed: All the winners at the Welcome to Yorkshire White Rose Awards 2017

Around 1,000 guests gathered in Leeds last night for the White Rose Awards 2017.

Business

Yorkshire's thriving tourism industry comes together in Leeds to celebrate success

Leading lights from Yorkshire’s thriving tourism industry rubbed shoulders with VIP guests when the White Rose Awards were held at the First Direct Arena in Leeds last night.

Business
Regular protests have been taking place outside Third Energy's fracking site in Kirby Misperton, North Yorkshire.

Revealed: The additional cost of policing protests at Yorkshire's first fracking site

The additional cost of policing protests at a fracking site in Yorkshire has been published for the first time today.
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The attempted theft took place in Grove Park Avenue in Harrogate. Picture: Google

Man on bicycle asked for woman's help in Harrogate street then tried to steal her purse

A man on a bicycle tried to steal a woman's purse from her pocket after stopping her and asking for help in Harrogate.

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Flood warnings and alerts across Yorkshire as Storm Brian hit region

Flood warnings and alerts across Yorkshire as Storm Brian hit region

Flood warnings and alerts were issued yesterday as Storm Brian brought heavy rain to parts of Yorkshire and the Humber.
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Heavy traffic as emergency services work at scene of crash on A59 near Harrogate

Heavy traffic as emergency services work at scene of crash on A59 near Harrogate

Drivers were warned to expect heavy traffic on the A59 this morning after emergency services were called to the scene of a crash.
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Police are urging drivers to avoid Harewood Bridge following reports of a collision. Picture: Google

Travel alert: Main road between Leeds and Harrogate blocked after collision

Drivers were urged to find alternative routes after a crash blocked the main road between Harrogate and Leeds.
Transport
Engineers worked through the night to restore supplies in the wake of Storm Ophelia.

Engineers work to repair Storm Ophelia damage after thousands lose power supplies

More than 1,000 homes in North and West Yorkshire remained without power yesterday after engineers worked through the night to restore supplies.
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The conference focused on how different agencies can help police in the battle against organised crime.

Conference focuses on how to help police beat organised crime in West Yorkshire

Drugs paraphernalia or a number of mattresses found on the floor of a shared house could be evidence of organised crime taking place.

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