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Online providers must do more to protect children says NSPCC after Yaxley paedophile is caught by undercover police

Online ‘technology platforms’ must do more to keep children safe the NSPCC has said after an undercover police operation led to the arrest and imprisonment of a Yaxley paedophile.

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The scene of the blaze - Photo: Cambridgshire Fire and Rescue

UPDATE: Arson attack leaves 10 vehicles gutted by fire on Yaxley industrial estate

Fire crews have confirmed that a blaze that engulfed 10 vehicles at a business in Yaxley yesterday morning was set deliberately.

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A fire crew from Thorney attended a van fire on Willow Hall Lane yesterday afternoon (Saturday, July 4)

Investigation launched after 10 vehicles catch fire in Yaxley

An investigation is underway into the cause of a fire at a business in Yaxley this morning.

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Yaxley firefighters donate more than £5,000 to three grateful charities

Yaxley firefighters donate more than £5,000 to three grateful charities

Yaxley on-call firefighters presented three charities with the money raised from their Christmas fundraiser – and heard from two of the charities about how the money will be spent.

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BEST FRIENDS: Tom Fletcher (left) and Tom Northam (right)

Man to appear in court today charged with causing deaths of Yaxley best friends in hit and run

A man will appear in Peterborough Crown Court this afternoon, Friday, charged with causing the deaths of two men in Yaxley last month.

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BEST FRIENDS: Tom Fletcher (left) and Tom Northam (right)

Fundraising page in memory of Yaxley best friends’ killed in hit and run heading towards £10,000

A Just Giving fundraising page set up a week ago to help pay for the funerals of the two young men killed in a hit and run between Yaxley and Farcet last week is now heading towards a new £10,000 target.

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BEST FRIENDS: Tom Fletcher (left) and Tom Northam (right)

UPDATE: Man in court over deaths of two Yaxley men

A man has been remanded in custody after he was charged with causing the death of two men in Yaxley on Tuesday.

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Tributes are left by the side of the road for the pair killed in a hit and run in Yaxley.,
Yaxley, Peterborough
05/01/2017. 
Picture by Terry Harris. THA

BREAKING: Man charged with causing death by dangerous driving of best friends in Yaxley hit and run

A 38-year-old man has today been charged with causing the deaths of two best friends by dangerous driving in a hit and run between Yaxley and Farcet.

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BEST FRIENDS: Thomas Fletcher, 19, of Meadow Walk, Yaxley, and Thomas Northam, 22, of Lilac Walk, Yaxley,

Fundraising page raises thousands for Yaxley best friends’ funeral in just 24 hours

A Just Giving fundraising page has been set up to help pay for the funerals of the two young men killed in a hit and run between Yaxley and Farcet this week

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Tributes are left by the side of the road for the pair killed in a hit and run in Yaxley.,
Yaxley, Peterborough
05/01/2017. 
Picture by Terry Harris. THA

UPDATE: Police granted more time to question man arrested in connection with Yaxley fatal hit and run

Detectives have been given extra time to question a man after he was arrested in connection with causing the deaths of two best friends in a hit and run near Yaxley.

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Tributes are left by the side of the road for the pair killed in a hit and run in Yaxley.,
Yaxley, Peterborough
05/01/2017. 
Picture by Terry Harris. THA

UPDATE: Police have until 11.15pm tonight to charge or release man arrested in connection with Yaxley fatal hit and run

Detectives are this afternoon continuing to question a man at Thorpe Wood Police Station in Peterborough after he was arrested in connection with causing the deaths of two best friends in a hit and run near Yaxley.

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MUCH LOVED: Thomas Fletcher

LATEST: Families and friends make emotional tributes to two young men killed by hit and run driver between Yaxley and Farcet

The families of two best friends killed in a hit and run between Yaxley and Farcet have paid emotional tributes to them.

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Police at the scene of an incident where two people have been confirmed dead. 
Picture by Terry Harris. THA

UPDATE: Yaxley deaths a “terrible tragedy” says MP who campaigned for footpath

The deaths of two men killed in a hit and run between Yaxley and Farcet yesterday have been described as a “terrible tragedy” by the area’s MP, who has been campaigning for a new footpath to be built on the stretch of road.

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Appeal for witnesses after car is stolen from Yaxley yesterday

Police are investigating the theft of a silver Volkswagen Polo from a home in Yaxley yesterday Tuesday. January 3.

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A single bunch of roses blowing in the wind at the side of the Farcet to Yaxley Road, scene of a double fatal RTC yesterday

Tributes to two crash victims and anger at lack of footpath between Yaxley and Farcet promised over 10 years ago

Tributes have been paid to the two young men killed in a hit and run between Yaxley and Facet yesterday, but anger has also been voiced over the lack of a long promised footpath between the two villages.

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Police at the scene of the hit and run. 
Picture by Terry Harris.

UPDATE: Man arrested 80-miles away following hit and run in Yaxley which killed two

A man has been arrested in connection with a hit and run which killed two young men in Yaxley yesterday.

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Police at the scene of the hit and run. 
Picture by Terry Harris.

LATEST: Manhunt continues after driver flees from Yaxley hit and run which killed two

The police helicopter and dog units have been utilised as the hunt for the driver of the car involved in a hit and run which killed two men in Yaxley continues this morning Wednesday January 4.

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Serious RTC on road from Farcet to Yaxley involving a single vehicle

UPDATE: Briefcase full of cash recovered by police may be linked to double fatal hit and run - driver still on the run

Police have recovered a briefcase full of cash from a home in the Farcet area which they believe may be linked the a hit and run which killed two people in Yaxley today.

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Serious RTC on road from Farcet to Yaxley involving a single vehicle

UPDATE: Police hunt driver of car involved in hit and run in Yaxley which killed two

Police are on the hunt for the driver of a car who fled the scene of a fatal hit and run between Yaxley and Farcet today.

Transport

VIDEO UPDATE: Two pedestrians killed in crash at Yaxley

Two people have been killed in a collision at Yaxley today, Tuesday January 3.

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