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Row over leaked email allegedly showing 'Sheffield's recycling has been incinerated'

A 'scandalous' leaked email has allegedly revealed that tonnes of Sheffield's waste materials intended for recycling have instead been diverted to an incinerator. An email obtained by the GMB trade union claims to show that Veolia - a private company whi

19 July 2017 in Yorkshire & Humber

Spate of burglaries at homes and vehicles across north west Sheffield

Burglars targeted the north west area of Sheffield and broke into a number of homes and vehicles. They targeted a home in St Albans Close, Fulwood, and stole tools sometime between 3.45pm on Sunday and 8am on Monday. Burglars also forced their way into a

18 July 2017 in Yorkshire & Humber

South Yorkshire homes hit by power cut

Around 30 homes have been hit by a power cut in Barnsley this evening. Properties in Hoyland were plunged into darkness at about 7.30pm. Staff from the Northern Powergrid are on site attempting to fix the problem. They said the electric should be back on

18 July 2017 in Yorkshire & Humber

Concern growing for missing South Yorkshire man last seen at seaside resort

Concern is growing for the welfare of a missing South Yorkshire man last spotted at a seaside resort. Barnsley man Paul Vodden was last seen by his family outside the Revelstoke Hotel in Bridlington on Saturday, July 15. He has links to the Barnsley, Bla

18 July 2017 in Yorkshire & Humber

ALERT: Burglars simply 'walked into' 35 Sheffield homes over weekend

Homeowners are being urged to make sure their windows and doors are secure after a spate of 35 'walk in burglaries' across Sheffield last weekend. South Yorkshire Police have issued home safety advice after a series of incidents in which burglars gained

18 July 2017 in Yorkshire & Humber

FEATURE: Sheffield community bouncing back after series of violent clashes between rival gangs

The Spital Hill area of Burngreave hit the headlines recently for all the wrong reasons. Residents told how they took cover as rival groups of Kurdish and Somalian men brawled in the street, leaving one with gunshot wounds and another with stab injuries.

18 July 2017 in Yorkshire & Humber

UPDATE: Watch as video shows 500 tonnes of plastics goes up in flames near Sheffield

About 500 tonnes of plastic has gone up in flames this afternoon - causing huge plumes of smoke to drift over the skies of Sheffield. Crews from Nottinghamshire and South Yorkshire fire services are tackling the huge blaze at a recycling centre in Sandy

18 July 2017 in Yorkshire & Humber

South Yorkshire Police officer to stand trial over Sheffield crash that left man with spinal injuries

A South Yorkshire Police officer is set to stand trial after pleading not guilty to a dangerous driving charge, relating to a Sheffield crash that left a man with spinal injuries. PC Gareth Lee denied one charge of causing injury by dangerous driving dur

18 July 2017 in Yorkshire & Humber

'It's created bedlam' - row erupts over school entry changes in Sheffield

A row has erupted after a school changed the location of its main entrance, with furious neighbours accusing it of putting people's safety at risk. Pupils at Firth Park Academy, in Sheffield, used to be able to choose from three entrances but are now res

18 July 2017 in Yorkshire & Humber

PIC: Boxing dad Dave is proud of his daughter’s South Yorkshire school

Rotherham-based boxing trainer and manager Dave Coldwell was an instant ‘hit’ when he dropped into Wickersley School and Sports College. He said he was honoured to have been asked to present awards to pupils ther. “It was really great to see so many kids

18 July 2017 in Yorkshire & Humber

Sex-crazed cop used South Yorkshire Police helicopter to film swingers' x-rated outdoor romp

A sex-crazed South Yorkshire Police constable used a force helicopter to film a pair of swingers 'brazenly' putting on a sex show in a back garden for his own gratification, a court heard. Jurors at Sheffield Crown Court were this morning shown a 10-minu

18 July 2017 in Yorkshire & Humber

VIDEO: Smoke from huge blaze can be seen drifting over Sheffield

Huge plumes of smoke from a major fire can be seen in the skies over Sheffield this afternoon. Nottinghamshire Fire and Rescue said crews are dealing with a blaze in Sandy Lane, Worksop. They urged residents who live nearby to keep doors and windows clos

18 July 2017 in Yorkshire & Humber

Sheffield Council reveals where £24m of government money will go to help adult social care

Carers are set for a pay rise after Sheffield Council outlined how it will spend a government handout to ease the crisis in adult social care. Around £24m will be given over the next three years to tackle problems in the sector. The authority - along wit

18 July 2017 in Yorkshire & Humber

Sheffield man accused of manslaughter

A Sheffield man has appeared in court today accused of manslaughter and two counts of arson. Thomas Ashcroft, aged 39, of Musgrave Crescent, Shirecliffe, is alleged to have started a fire at Royal Stoke Hospital after which an 89-year-old woman, May Maxf

18 July 2017 in Yorkshire & Humber

Which Sheffield city centre roads will be closed for Grand Prix cycle race tomorrow?

Several Sheffield city centre roads will be closed tomorrow for the city's Grand Prix cycling event - stay one step ahead by finding out how your journey may be affected with our guide. The annual cycling extravaganza will race through the city centre to

18 July 2017 in Yorkshire & Humber

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