4:54 pm, Fri 28 Sep 2012
Biker banned from driving after speeding past horse at 104mph
A biker has been banned from the roads after speeding past a horse and its rider at more than 100mph.
Garry Wilkinson, 41, was caught by a North Yorkshire speed camera on Escrick Road, Stillingfleet, near York on June 27 as he sped past the horse.
Wilkinson pleaded guilty to exceeding the speed limit and was banned for 70 days. He was fined £360 and ordered to pay costs of £45 and a victim surcharge of £15.
3:34 pm, Mon 02 Jul 2012
Police looking for driver after collision
Police are searching for the driver of a car that left the scene of an accident.
The accident happened just after 1pm on Saturday June 30 on the Kildale to Easby road, outside Pilly Hall.
The accident involved a group of three cyclists and a small silver car.
The driver, who is described as white, aged around 50 with a blonde bob, stopped briefly but left before passing on her details.
One of the cyclists was taken to hospital.
Anyone with any information should call North Yorkshire Police on 101
5:00 pm, Thu 22 Mar 2012
Bikes were stolen after a break in at a school.The incident, at Thomas Bewick School, Linthorpe Road, West Denton, is thought to have taken place between 7.20pm on Wednesday and 7.30am on Thursday.It's thought up to 12 bikes could have been taken.
Anyone with any information should contact police on the non-emergency number 101.
6:40 am, Wed 07 Mar 2012 New cycle routes for region
Minister announces new cycle routes
Cyclists will benefit from the investment
Credit: ITV News
Cyclists and walkers from across the North East will benefit from new and improved cycle routes from the middle of this year.
The paths, built at a cost of £1.4m are part of a £30m Government package to encourage people to be more active.