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Melbury Abbas HGV row: Parish withdraws lorry ban bid

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A parish council has withdrawn its legal bid to stop lorries using a narrow road through a Dorset village.Melbury Abbas and Cann Parish Council had raised funds to challenge a one…

Police warning to dial 999 if you spot 'suspicious' pickup truck …

Police have warned members of the public to keep an eye out for a “suspicious” pickup truck which is “actively involved” in carrying out crimes.
If you spot the truck possibly taking part in a crime you should call 999 “immediately”, police have said.

Teenager's video shows dog which was allegedly trapped in hot …

A Somerset teenager raised the alarm after a dog was allegedly trapped in a a vehicle for 40 minutes in 27 degree heat at a McDonald’s car park.
Gabrielle Dart filmed a small dog seemingly locked inside an Isuzu at the Frome branch of the fast food cha…

Road blocked after crash between van and tipper truck at Monkey's Jump roundabout

A road was blocked after a crash between a van and a tipper truck. 
Police were called to the collision at Monkey’s Jump roundabout just before 11.45am today.
A Ford Transit van, registered to a company in Dunstable, and Ford Transit tipper truck, regi…

HGV driver dies after crash in Cheshire

A VERWOOD man has died after a crash in Ollerton, Cheshire.
The incident, which involved a car and a HGV, took place on the A537, Chelford Road, near to the junction of Seven Sisters Lane, at about midday on Monday, May 14.
A statement from Cheshire Co…

64-year-old HGV driver died at the scene of the crash

The crash happened near the Chelford Road-Seven Sisters Lane junction

POLICE are appealing for witnesses following a fatal collision in Ollerton near Knutsford.
The incident took place on the A537, Chelford Road, near to the junction of Seven Sisters…

Man dies after collision involving HGV and car in Cheshire

A driver has died following a collision in Knutsford involving a HGV and a car.
The collision took place on the A537, Chelford Road, near to the junction of Seven Sisters Lane, at midday on Monday, May 14.
It involved a grey Mercedes and a blue HGV, wh…