RESIDENTS from across Scarborough and Ryedale are invited to discuss policing with the police and crime commissioner for North Yorkshire.

Julia Mulligan is holding an open Town Hall-style meeting with an open question and answer session, taking place between 1pm and 2pm on Friday, August 22, at Pickering Memorial Hall.

Members of the public can attend, listen to a talk by Julia Mulligan, and ask questions.

An appointment-based surgery will then take place between 2pm to 3pm.

If you would like to book some time with Julia – or for further information about other surgeries – please telephone 01423 569 562 or email