Woman poses as social worker

An investigation has started in East Yorkshire after reports of a woman posing as a social worker.

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Arrest after toddler pond tragedy

A two year old boy has died after falling into a pond at a house in East Yorkshire. The toddler was found unconscious in the water at the property in the village of Woodmansey, near Beverley on Monday. He was taken by air ambulance to the Hull Royal Infirmary, but died a short time later.

Following the incident a 29 year old woman was arrested, but she has since been released on police bail until the end of April. Humberside Police say the boy's family is being supported by specially trained officers.


Police looking for missing Beverley student find her car

Police searching for a missing student from Hull have found her car. Aimee Lambton, who is 22, has not been seen for five days. Her family have said her disappearance is 'out of character'.

Officers have confirmed her car, a blue Volkswagen Golf has been found in the Anlaby Road area of the city. It is understood she had a placement at Hull Royal infirmary and the students' union have appealed for help to find her.

Can you help police find missing Aimee

Missing Aimee Lambton Credit: Humberside police

Police are appealing for help from the public to find a missing 22-year-old woman. Aimee Lambton, who is from Beverley, was reported missing by her family on Sunday March 9th. She last contacted them on Wednesday March 5.

Aimee is described as white and 5ft 6ins tall with a slim build. She has dark coloured shoulder length hair.


Fundraising starts for East Yorkshire's newest theatre

Volunteers have kicked off a fundraising appeal for East Yorkshire's newest theatre - with a little help from Hollywood. Work will soon start converting an old chapel in Beverley into a venue to host touring productions.

But the team behind the project still need to find more money. And they have now got the help of Hollywood actor Vincent Regan to help drum up support as James Webster reports.

"Dream is to have a professional theatre in East Riding", says Hollywood actor

An appeal's starting to raise money to help convert a disused chapel in Beverley into a new theatre.

A stage will shortly be fitted into the 100 year old building ready for its first production in June. The team want people in the town to sponsor the seats at one hundred pounds each. Hollywood actor Vincent Regan's leading the project.

Calls to reject new homes plan thwarted as council asks for more details

Plans for a new housing estate on the edge of Beverley have been put on hold. Developers want to build 182 new homes in Molescroft.

People living there are campaigning against the estate, which they say is too big - something the company behind the plans disputes.

This afternoon councillors decided to send the proposals back for a rethink. James Webster reports.

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