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APPEAL: Concern for missing Doncaster man aged 92

Concern is growing for the welfare of a missing Doncaster man aged 92. John Cartwright was last seen in High Street, Dunsville, at 11.10pm last night. A South Yorkshire Police spokesperson said: "It is not known what he was wearing, but it is...

10 min. ago in Yorkshire & Humber

Manchester Terror Attack: Police confirm they are investigating 'network' over arena bombing

Police have confirmed they are investigating a 'network' in connection with the Manchester bombing as it emerged an off-duty female officer was killed in the atrocity. As a huge inquiry into the attack continued, the father of perpetrator Salman Abedi cl

today, 06:59 in Yorkshire & Humber

'Huge bang' as Manchester block of flats raided

A "huge bang" was heard as police raided a block of flats in north Manchester. Witnesses said they saw special forces swoop on the address in Northland Road, Blackley, on Wednesday evening. Resident Chris Barlow said there was a "huge...

yesterday, 21:03 in Yorkshire & Humber

MISSING: Police search for woman in latter stages of pregnancy

Can you help police find missing woman Nicole Rae who was last seen yesterday evening? Officers are keen to make contact with 30 year old Nicole who is in the latter stages of pregnancy to make sure she is well and receiving any care she may need. Nicole

yesterday, 18:02 in Yorkshire & Humber

Henderson's Relish to start selling travel size bottles so you can have Hendo's on holiday

Miniature bottles of Henderson's Relish are to go on sale - so people can take the legendary Sheffield sauce on holiday. The mini bottles of the iconic Relish will be available for the first time at this weekend's Sheffield Food Festival and have been du

yesterday, 16:41 in Yorkshire & Humber

BREAKING: Manchester Attacks - Heroic Sheffield woman confirmed dead in terror blast

Heartfelt tributes have been paid to a young Sheffield woman who died a hero after she put her life on the line to save her sister and niece in the Manchester terror attacks. Kelly Brewster, aged 32, was missing after the Ariana Grande gig at Manchester

yesterday, 16:41 in Yorkshire & Humber

South Yorkshire primary school branded inadequate in inspection report

A Mexborough primary school has been branded inadequate in a damning new report. Inspectors from education watchdog Ofsted judged Mexborough Highwoods Primary as inadequate in three out of few key areas following a visit in March. Leaders at the school s

yesterday, 16:04 in Yorkshire & Humber

Doncaster student stuns with new ‘coat to hammock’ invention

Fashion student Brydie Raybould-Cridge has created the ultimate in convertible coats! The 22-year old, from Doncaster, designed a lightweight casual jacket that doubles up as a hammock as part of her BA Fashion Design course at Nottingham Trent Universit

yesterday, 15:25 in Yorkshire & Humber

Parent calls meeting over her concerns over a Doncaster school

Parents are planning a public meeting to raise concerns about their children’s Doncaster school. Parents have arranged the meeting to discuss issues over Kingfisher Primary School, in Wheatley. There will be a petition for parents to sign calling for a c

yesterday, 14:22 in Yorkshire & Humber

Doncaster man scoops top prize with best garden gold at Chelsea Flower Show

A Doncaster gardener has scooped a top honour at the annual Chelsea Flower Show. Everything came up roses for designer Graham Bodle after his artisan garden creation built from recycled wood and metals was awarded gold at the prestigious show yesterday.

yesterday, 14:22 in Yorkshire & Humber

Manchester terror attack: Security stepped up at Doncaster Sheffield Airport

Security has been stepped up at Doncaster Sheffield Airport following the terror attack in Manchester which claimed 22 lives. Airport bosses confirmed additional security checks have been introduced "in line with all UK airports." Steve...

yesterday, 12:26 in Yorkshire & Humber

After becoming a TV hit, Doncaster's Britain's Got Talent stars The Pensionaires have now joined Twitter

Doncaster Britain's Got Talent stars The Pensionaires are set to find a whole new legion of fans - after joining Twitter. They might have a combined age of nearly 160, but crooning duo Henry Hall, 84 and Malcolm Sykes, 75 are no dinosaurs when it comes t

yesterday, 12:26 in Yorkshire & Humber

Rail strike that would have affected South Yorkshire services called off after terror attack

A rail union has called off a planned strike on some train services in South Yorkshire because of the terror attack in Manchester. Rail, Maritime and Transport Union members had planned a 24-hour walkout on Southern, Merseyrail and Northern (Arriva Rail

yesterday, 12:03 in Yorkshire & Humber

Friday to be hottest day of the year in Yorkshire - but will sunshine last for the Bank Holiday?

Temperatures are rising ahead of the Bank Holiday weekend and are set to peak with a sun-soaked Friday. But while things won't be much cooler over the Bank Holiday weekend, forecasters predict that Yorkshire could be hit by thunderstorms on Saturday even

yesterday, 12:03 in Yorkshire & Humber

Sheffield's Muslim community leaders condemn 'barbaric terror attack' and call for unity

Muslim community leaders in Sheffield have called for unity and an end to terror attacks like the suicide bombing that took 22 lives in Manchester. They spoke out after suicide bomber Salman Ramadan Abedi detonated an explosive device outside the Manches

yesterday, 10:59 in Yorkshire & Humber

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