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Yorkshire weather warning: Met office warns rain, sleet and snow likely to turn to ice

The Met Office has issued a weather warning for Yorkshire and the Humber tonight as temperatures are set to drop.

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Anti-fracking campaigners have staged numerous protests near Third Energy's site in Kirby Misperton over the past six months.

Man charged with assaults after incident near North Yorkshire fracking site

A man has been charged over assaults which took place during protests near Yorkshire's first approved fracking site.

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Firefighters were called to Mulgrave Road in Whitby. Picture: Google

Runaway car was teetering on Whitby cliff edge when firefighters arrived

Firefighters were called to a clifftop in Whitby as a runaway car hung precariously above a coastal footpath.

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How Yorkshire detectives are getting a high-speed forensics boost to help solve crimes

Vital forensic results from the scenes of serious crimes are being made available to Yorkshire detectives in almost ‘real time’ thanks to a groundbreaking pilot.

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Two men were seen running in the direction of Colescliff Road in Scarborough after the car stolen crashed in Barrowcliff Road. Picture: Google

Burglars stole car in Scarborough then crashed it into tree within minutes

Burglars stole the keys to a car from a house in Scarborough then crashed the vehicle within minutes of making their getaway.

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North Yorkshire Police's highly trained drivers share winter driving tips after crashes

Police in North Yorkshire have been called to a series of weather-related crashes this morning.

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Drink driving crackdown leads to 39 arrests in North Yorkshire in just 10 days

Drink driving crackdown leads to 39 arrests in North Yorkshire in just 10 days

Police in North Yorkshire arrested 39 motorists on suspicion of drink or drug driving during the first 10 days of the force’s Christmas crackdown.

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Do you recognise the man pictured in this CCTV image?

CCTV appeal after wine and child's bike stolen from Scarborough shop

Police investigating the theft of a bottle of wine and a child’s bike have issued a CCTV image of a man they would like trace.

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The burglary happened in Dikes Lane, near Great Ayton. Picture: Google

Televisions still in original boxes were stolen from house near North York Moors

Police investigating a burglary in North Yorkshire want to hear from anyone who has been offered cheap televisions still in the original boxes.

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The burglary happened in Rothbury Street, Scarborough. Picture: Google

Valuable jewellery stolen during burglary at Scarborough home

Detectives are appealing for information after valuable jewellery was stolen during a burglary in Scarborough.

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Officers have been policing protests in Kirby Misperton on an almost daily basis.

Latest figures reveal £230,000 spent in one month on policing Yorkshire fracking site protests

Policing ongoing protests at the region’s first fracking site cost North Yorkshire Police almost £250,000 last month, it was revealed today.

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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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The men were assaulted while walking along High Street in Eastfield, Scarborough. Picture: Google

Stranger punched two young men in the face near Scarborough supermarket

Witnesses are being sought after a stranger punched two young men in the face in Scarborough.

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Anti-fracking protests continue in North Yorkshire as campaigners stage 'slow walk'

Anti-fracking protests continue in North Yorkshire as campaigners stage 'slow walk'

Campaigners staged a 'slow walk' protest near a fracking site in North Yorkshire this afternoon.
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Sheffield driver caught using laser jammer device to dodge speed cameras in North Yorkshire

A Sheffield man was handed a suspended prison sentence after police in North Yorkshire spotted a laser jammer device on his car.
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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.

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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.

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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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