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New memorial for North Yorkshire's Police and Fire officers and staff

27 days ago   |   By North Yorkshire Police

The obelisk was funded by some of the proceeds from the sale of “AJ1”, the registration number of the first ever police vehicle in North Yorkshire, which was sold at auction earlier this year.
It has taken the place of the historic memorial stones on the advice of a stone mason who recommended placing the stones undercover to prevent deterioration. The original stones will remain on display but kept safely out of the elements.
In addition to the installation of the obelisk, the memorial garden also received a make-over thanks to Northdale Horticulture, a local, work-based training centre...
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