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Tractor found parked up ‘with its engine running and no one in it’

Tractor found parked up ‘with its engine running and no one in it’

A tractor was left running and unattended while its driver was in a nearby shop buying lunch, a local police...

October 19, 2020

Arrests made after ‘modern slaves’ discovered on farm

Arrests made after ‘modern slaves’ discovered on farm

10 suspected victims of modern slavery have been safeguarded after they were discovered living in a farm building in Bedfordshire,...

June 30, 2020

NI’s biggest drug seizure found hidden behind veg in refrigerated lorry

NI’s biggest drug seizure found hidden behind veg in refrigerated lorry

Three men have been arrested after 600kg of cannabis was found hidden among a lorry load of vegetables. The find...

June 8, 2020

Search on for tractor driver following ‘hit-and-run’ incident

Search on for tractor driver following ‘hit-and-run’ incident

Efforts are currently underway to trace a tractor driver following a ‘hit-and-run’ accident in which a woman and a toddler...

February 27, 2020

5 arrested following discovery of migrants in cattle truck

5 arrested following discovery of migrants in cattle truck

Five men have been arrested as part of a National Crime Agency (NCA) investigation into a crime group suspected of...

October 22, 2019

Police stop stolen tractor after 25-minute chase…at 14mph

Police stop stolen tractor after 25-minute chase…at 14mph

Police in Lincolnshire in the UK stopped a stolen tractor last night, Thursday, September 5, with a squad car road...

September 6, 2019

3 injured as tractor spills bales outside English pub

3 injured as tractor spills bales outside English pub

A number of people were injured when a tractor towing a trailer of bales shed its load outside a pub...

August 29, 2019

Farm workers among victims freed in ‘slavery investigation’

Farm workers among victims freed in ‘slavery investigation’

A Polish slavery gang who trafficked up to 400 people to the UK, forcing them to work for a pittance...

July 8, 2019

Police seize tractor…at drag race

Police seize tractor…at drag race

A tractor has been seized in a “rather unusual” instance of drag racing against motorcycles, according to police in the...

February 18, 2019

Appeal for information after 2 quads stolen in Co. Fermanagh

Appeal for information after 2 quads stolen in Co. Fermanagh

Two quads have been reported stolen in Co. Fermanagh in separate incidents. Both were stolen on Monday, October 29. The...

October 31, 2018

Armed police called to UK farm to deal with ‘suspected’ tiger

Armed police called to UK farm to deal with ‘suspected’ tiger

Armed police in the UK were called out to a farm at the weekend, over fears that an escaped tiger...

February 6, 2018

Man fined and has his vehicle confiscated for damaging farmland

Man fined and has his vehicle confiscated for damaging farmland

A man in the UK has been fined and has had his vehicle confiscated by the police for damaging farmland,...

September 1, 2017

3 men charged after £20,000 worth of farm equipment recovered at UK auction

3 men charged after £20,000 worth of farm equipment recovered at UK auction

In the UK, three men have been charged and are set to appear in court after farm equipment worth more...

August 25, 2017

Horsemeat scandal unfolds in Europe, with links to previous Irish saga

Horsemeat scandal unfolds in Europe, with links to previous Irish saga

Europol has said that, today (July 16), 66 people have been arrested for trading horsemeat in Europe that is unfit...

July 16, 2017

Video: Farmer chasing off illegal ravers pulled from tractor by police

Video: Farmer chasing off illegal ravers pulled from tractor by police

Footage has emerged of a farmer being pulled from his tractor by police in the UK as he tried to...

June 12, 2017

Fed-up farmer spreads slurry to get rid of illegal ravers in his field

Fed-up farmer spreads slurry to get rid of illegal ravers in his field

A farmer in the UK was forced to spread slurry in a field which had been taken over by between...

June 8, 2017