Police appeal over damage to Little White Bus

The Little White Bus in Reeth.

Police have issued an appeal after repeated damage caused to the Little White Bus.

The bus has been repeatedly targeted in recent weeks while being parked up in Gayle, near Hawes.

A spokesperson for Richmondshire neighbourhood policing team said: “We’re appealing for information after a number of incidents in which this community bus service has been damaged by having nails and screws pushed into its tyres.

“The Little White Bus is a much-needed service for residents and visitors to Upper Wensleydale and Swaledale.

“The incidents are believed to have occurred on Gayle Lane in Gayle when the bus is parked and have happened throughout May and June 2021.”

If you have any information which could help establish the full circumstances of these incidents please call North Yorkshire Police on 101.

If you wish to remain anonymous call CrimeStoppers on 0800 555 111.

Please quote reference 12210142081.