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Man injured after being knocked off bike in Scunthorpe

A man has been seriously injured after being knocked of his bicycle in Scunthorpe.

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It happened on Wednesday October 18 at 4pm. A man was cycling on the road away from the jet filling station when he was knocked off his bike suffering serious injuries.

Police are appealing for anyone who witnessed the incident to contact them. Officers especially want to speak to a woman who assisted at the time. If you saw anything that can help us please call 101 quoting log 317 of 18/10/17.

18,000 sign petition against controversial plans to move Scunthorpe Market outside

An 18,000 strong petition against controversial plans to move Scunthorpe Market outside has been handed to North Lincolnshire Council.

Traders say moving their stalls to the High Street would be impractical and damaging to their businesses.

However, councillors say it would give them a higher profile and allow them to renovate the current indoor market as part of a £60million pound redevelopment of the town centre.


Police concerned for welfare of missing 44-year-old man

Police are appealing for help to find a man who has gone missing from Scunthorpe.

Christian Thompson Credit: Humberside Police

Christian Thompson was last seen on Saturday September 9 at 1pm. He is described as being six feet tall of thin build and bald and was last seen wearing a baseball cap, grey hooded top with blue jeans and trainers.

Police are concerned for his welfare as he maybe in need of medical attention. It is believed Christian may have travelled to Scarborough. Anyone with information on his whereabouts is asked to contact police

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