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GRIMSBY : Humberside Police Name Grimsby Girl Who Died

June 11, 2013
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GRIMSBY : Humberside Police Name Grimsby Girl

Humberside Police have released the name of the four-year-old girl who died following an incident in Grimsby. Poppy Widdison who was just four years old and known also by the name of Poppy Pyke, of Ladysmith Road, Grimsby sadly died in the early hours of Monday 10th June at Sheffield Children’s Hospital after she was transferred to the hospital, following her admission to Grimsby Hospital with serious injuries on Sunday June 9th. The exact circumstances of her death are still being investigated by Humberside Police detectives and at this time, it remains unexplained. A 34-year-old woman and a 36-year-old man, who were both arrested in connection to the incident currently remain in police custody. The family of Poppy are still trying to come to terms with their loss. The family have not or have any plans to release any comment at this time. More News & Stories on HU17.net - Follow Us On Twitter @HU17 Mortgage Myths Cause Families To Miss Out On Their... Experts warn that mortgage myths are leading househunters across the region to miss out on their dream home, by failing to take advantage of the lowest base interest rates in more than a generation. The Bank of…

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GOOLE : Interim Report Published About Local Flooding

December 5, 2012
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East Yorkshire Council

An interim report into flooding in Goole earlier this year will be put before East Riding of Yorkshire Council’s Environment and Regeneration Overview and Scrutiny Sub-Committee, on Wednesday, 12 December, as part of the council’s ongoing investigation. On 5 and 6 July, Goole experienced flooding of highways and property at a number of locations within the town, and the council’s flood and coastal erosion risk management team started a formal investigation, using its powers under the Flood & Water Management Act 2010. Due to the complexity of the incident, the final investigation report will not be completed until summer 2013, but due to the scale of the incident, an interim report has been prepared for publication. The interim report is based on the information the council has collected so far, some of which is still subject to verification and testing, but current findings indicate that the inclement weather experienced was not an exceptional rainfall event and that a failure or fault occurred at Yorkshire Water’s Carr Lane Pumping Station leading to some flooding within the station itself. Carr Lane Pumping Station was ‘handed over’ to contractors at the time of the flooding and the exact circumstances leading to the flooding…

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GOOLE: Trouble In Goole After Altercation In Scunthorpe

February 14, 2012
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POLICE are appealing for witnesses to an isolated incident which is believed to have happened in Scunthorpe, resulting in a further incident taking place in Goole, during the early hours of Tuesday 14 February 2012. Officers in Scunthorpe attended an incident on Frodingham Road, Scunthorpe and a further incident on Old Brumby Street, Scunthorpe where a verbal and physical altercation is believed to have taken place between a large number of men. Following these incidents, at around 0233hrs a further physical altercation is believed to have taken place, again involving a large number of men, resulting in damage being caused to a takeaway on Swinefleet Road, Goole. A man is then believed to have then been ran over and two other men sustained leg injuries, close to the takeaway. The offending vehicle is then believed to have driven away from the scene at speed. As a result of the three incidents, a number of people were taken to Scunthorpe General Hospital, Goole General Hospital and Doncaster Royal Infirmary for treatment, some of them have been released. The people taken to hospital were treated for a mixture of non life threatening and serious injuries. Officers investigating the incident have arrested a…

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