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June 9, 2018 7:30 AM Business bid for new CCTV

A BUSINESS group in Pickering is crowdfunding for the town’s new CCTV system to combat anti-social behaviour - and has raised more than £3,500 in a month. The Welcome to Pickering group has set up a GoFundMe page online in an attempt to raise the £12,000 cash for the new CCTV system. The fundraising is part of the Ryedale Cameras in Action (RCIA) project 11

June 8, 2018 9:23 AM Warning after spate of burglaries

RESIDENTS in and around a North Yorkshire town have been urged to make sure their homes are secure after five houses were broken into in just one day. North Yorkshire Police said thieves broke into properties around Harrogate, with the first report coming from a house in Yarrow Drive between 12.20pm and 2.40pm on Thursday. A house in Hall Lane was broken 6

May 26, 2018 10:48 PM Perfect pad for a couch potato! Incredible four-bedroom private retreat on an island off the coast of Connecticut goes on sale for $4.9MILLION

It's not cheap as chips but it is very a-peeling. This 1.1-acre home on Potato Island - one of Connecticut's Thimble Islands - has hit the market for $4.9million. The 3,871-square foot, four-bedroom home atop the potato-shaped granite island was built in 1912 and 'radiates New England charm,' according to listing agent Christie's. Although the house

May 17, 2018 10:26 AM A look at the Muslim fasting month of Ramadan

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) - Hundreds of millions of Muslims around the world began fasting on Thursday from sunrise to sunset for the month of Ramadan, a time of contemplation, fortitude and intense worship. People walk in the historic Sultanahmet district of Istanbul, Wednesday, May 16, 2018 on the first day of the fasting month of Ramadan. Muslims 4

May 17, 2018 9:54 AM Sex, drugs and poo at Brighton's Royal Pavilion Gardens

INDECENT sexual behaviour, defecating in public, and drug abuse are all rife in the Royal Pavilion Gardens. A list of 20,000 crimes and anti-social behaviour incidents at the beauty spot in the centre of Brighton has been seen by The Argus after the city council revealed the total figure. The council log includes 161 incidents of drug taking, 21 needles 12

May 2, 2018 1:32 PM Walkden fire murder trial latest

A MOTHER screamed "Not the kids! Not my kids!" as her children perished in the flames of a petrol bomb attack as they slept in their beds, a jury heard. Michelle Pearson, 35, was asleep with her youngest child Lia, three, in a cot beside her and three other children in the bedroom next door when their home was attacked at 5am on December 11 last year. Zak Bolland 8

April 12, 2018 6:37 PM Obsessed rapist, 21, told woman 'This is going to be the worst night of your life' then imprisoned her in his house for days and 'used her as sex slave'

Thomas Patton, 21, of Huddersfield, West Yorkshire, threatened to hurt the woman's family and damage their property if she didn't agree to meet him. She went to his home after a food and drink festival in the town, but once she was inside he locked the door and snapped her mobile phone in half. Stephen Wood, prosecuting, said: 'Locked in that house 8

April 10, 2018 8:40 AM A new restaurant for Old Leigh hall

A new restaurant is coming to Old Leigh - after councillors gave it the go-ahead. Plans for a 45-seater venue on the site of the scout hut, next to the Crooked Billet, were approved by Southend Council. Conservative councillor Steve Buckley, for St Laurence Ward, backed the proposals saying it would safeguard the wooden building. He said: “What is proposed 10

April 3, 2018 6:11 PM Apple wants to transform self-driving car interiors into virtual reality ‘entertainment hubs’ that let you play games while you're being driven around

Apple could soon revolutionise how people spend their time on the road by building virtual reality 'entertainment hubs' into self-driving cars. The firm has filed a patent that describes how passengers in autonomous vehicles could pass the time with VR headsets. The headsets would allow passengers to play games, or, if they choose, create a 'relaxing' 17

April 1, 2018 10:36 PM Litter louts face tougher penalties than speeding drivers! People who throw trash from a car window face £150 on-the-spot fine in new litter crackdown

People who drop rubbish face on-the-spot fines of up to £150 in a Government crackdown on the litter problem that is blighting neighbourhoods and roads across the country. The penalty, coming into force today, is almost double the previous maximum of £80 and could see offenders fined more harshly than speeding drivers. For the first time throughout England 18