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Police given extra powers to deal with yobs terrorising Sheffield estate

Police given extra powers to deal with yobs terrorising Sheffield estate

Police have been given extra powers to tackle a gang of abusive yobs terrorising a Sheffield estate. Residents have told about living in a state of fear from a gang of about 20 teenagers congregating near shops in Hartley Brook Road, Shiregreen, who...

21 min. ago in Yorkshire & Humber
 
Delivery driver 'punched in chest' during day light robbery on Sheffield street

Delivery driver 'punched in chest' during day light robbery on Sheffield street

A delivery driver was punched in the chest and his vehicle was stolen during a day light robbery. The incident happened in Arbourthorne Road, Arbourthorne, at 9.25am yesterday when the man was attacked while returning to his Ford Transit van. The keys...

today, 09:03 in Yorkshire & Humber
 
Wind speed of 77mph recorded in Sheffield as Storm Ophelia batters region

Wind speed of 77mph recorded in Sheffield as Storm Ophelia batters region

Wind speeds of 77mph were recorded in Sheffield overnight - the highest in the region - as Storm Ophelia battered the country. The huge gust was recorded by the Met Office at High Bradfield at 1am this morning as South Yorkshire picked up the remnants...

today, 08:16 in Yorkshire & Humber
 
Home secretary's pledge over police budget amid concerns from South Yorkshire MP

Home secretary's pledge over police budget amid concerns from South Yorkshire MP

Amber Rudd has given reassurances there are "no plans for further cuts" to the police budget amid concerns from a South Yorkshire MP that officers are overstretched. The home secretary faced calls to guarantee cash to forces across the...

today, 07:46 in Yorkshire & Humber
 
Elderly Sheffield woman left shaken after burglary in own home

Elderly Sheffield woman left shaken after burglary in own home

An elderly Sheffield woman was left badly shaken after burglars sneaked into her home while she was in the living room and stole numerous belongings. The 81-year-old was in the lounge of her home in Skelton Way, Woodhouse, when she heard a noise...

today, 07:46 in Yorkshire & Humber
 

VIDEO EXCLUSIVE: Name wanted for cute new born tiger cub at Flamingo Land - can you help?

THESE tiger feet are about to take their first walk outside to meet families at Flamingo Land and bosses want your help to name the cute new arrival. The rare Sumatran tiger cub was born just eight weeks ago and there are only 300 of the species left...

today, 00:18 in Yorkshire & Humber
 
Doncaster Council signs up to first local authority owned energy supply company to be launched since nationalisation in 1948.

Doncaster Council signs up to first local authority owned energy supply company to be launched since...

Energy bosses this week joined Doncaster Mayor Ros Jones to tell how they hope to help people in the borough out of fuel poverty with a move into the energy market. Doncaster Council has struck a deal with the not-for-profit firm Robin Hood Energy to...

yesterday, 15:08 in Yorkshire & Humber
 
Man with high-pitched voice 'punched and robbed woman' while waiting for taxi in Sheffield

Man with high-pitched voice 'punched and robbed woman' while waiting for taxi in Sheffield

A yob punched and robbed a terrified woman while she waiting for a taxi in Sheffield. The incident happened when the 21-year-old victim was walking along Crookesmoor Road, towards Conduit Road, in Crookesmoor at 1am on Sunday, September 24. While she...

yesterday, 13:53 in Yorkshire & Humber
 
10 of the best places for delicious comfort food in Sheffield

10 of the best places for delicious comfort food in Sheffield

With winter on its way, enjoy some proper comfort food at one of these Sheffield eateries. Check out our rundown of ten of the city's best where you can unwind and tuck into some real heart-warming grub.

yesterday, 13:37 in Yorkshire & Humber
 
Why does the sky over Doncaster look yellow today?

Why does the sky over Doncaster look yellow today?

If you've set foot in Doncaster today, you can't fail to have noticed the strange colour of the sky. Well, if you want to know the answer, here's why. The unusual colour of the sky and the redness of the sun today is likely to be due to smoke from...

yesterday, 13:16 in Yorkshire & Humber
 
Safety message delivered to South Yorkshire youngsters ahead of Bonfire Night

Safety message delivered to South Yorkshire youngsters ahead of Bonfire Night

Youngsters across South Yorkshire have been learning about the importance of firework safety ahead of Bonfire Night. Police community support officers have been visiting schools across the area this week to chat about personal safety as part of...

yesterday, 12:45 in Yorkshire & Humber
 
South Yorkshire cycling loyalty scheme rewards launched

South Yorkshire cycling loyalty scheme rewards launched

South Yorkshire businesses are cashing in on the region’s growing bike culture by signing up to a new cycling loyalty scheme which offers discounts and rewards to customers arriving on two wheels. Inmotion! has launched a new cycling loyalty scheme...

yesterday, 12:37 in Yorkshire & Humber
 
BREAKING NEWS: TV star and comedian Sean Hughes dies at 51

BREAKING NEWS: TV star and comedian Sean Hughes dies at 51

Irish stand-up star and BBC quiz show panellist Sean Hughes has died, his management company has said. Hughes, who was a team captain on Never Mind the Buzzcocks on BBC Two, also had a role in Coronation Street in 2007. He died on Monday, his...

yesterday, 12:31 in Yorkshire & Humber
 

When will Storm Ophelia hit Yorkshire?

With Tropical Storm Ophelia currently over parts of the UK, travel operators are warning for disruption and cancellations to ferry and train services. Storm Ophelia: LIVE updates as former hurricane approaches Yorkshire When will it hit? Ophelia is...

yesterday, 12:03 in Yorkshire & Humber
 
New TV comedy show to be dedicated to Sheffield actor and stand-up star Bobby Knutt

New TV comedy show to be dedicated to Sheffield actor and stand-up star Bobby Knutt

An episode of a new TV comedy show is to be dedicated to late Sheffield actor and comic Bobby Knutt who died before his scenes in the show could be filmed. Bradford filmmaker Steve Call is dedicating the final episode of his upcoming TV show Up North...

yesterday, 11:54 in Yorkshire & Humber
 


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