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Can you find mystery woman ‘Helen’ who helped save Sheffield man’s life?

Electrician Ronald Willies had been fitting a light for a customer when he began to feel unwell and decided to leave. 

The 68-year-old, of Parson Cross, started driving home but had to pull over on Carter Knowle Road, close to Abbeydale Road, where he collapsed in excruciating ...

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Petition launched calling for Tony Foulds to receive MBE after Mi Amigo flypast over Sheffield’s Endcliffe Park  

Tony was only a young boy when he witnessed the badly damaged  B-17 Flying Fortress, known as Mi Amigo, crash into Endcliffe Park in 1944, killing all 10 crewmen on board.  

READ MORE: The best places to watch huge military Mi Amigo tribute flypast over Endcliffe Park

A flypast ...

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Man suffers ‘serious head injuries’ in brawl on Sheffield street 

Witnesses said a fight broke out between three men in Ellesmere Road in Burngreave just after 7pm last night.

READ MORE: The best places to watch huge military Mi Amigo tribute flypast over Endcliffe Park

Police swarmed the area and the road was cordoned off.

In a statement, ...

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Couple confronted by ‘masked men in camouflage’ who ‘refused to let them leave’ Sheffield beauty spot  

George Taylor and his girlfriend, who has not been identified, had enjoyed a leisurely walk around the scenic Wyming Brook Nature Reserve close to Redmires Reservoirs on Tuesday evening.  

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Pothole damage claims have doubled in the last year in Yorkshire – but councils have cut payouts by 80%  

Recent data uncovered from a Freedom of Information request carried out by carwow, has revealed motorists in the UK on average received £276 -  40 per cent less compensation than they did compared to five years ago. The average payout by councils in Yorkshire was £209 - 80 percent less than ...

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Stoke City reveal special kit in memory of Sheffield World Cup legend Gordon Banks

The England World Cup winning goalkeper, of Tinsley, died earlier this month at the age of 81.

He is widely-regarded as one of the greatest goalkeepers of all time.

Alongside their official kit supplier, Stoke City has recreated the strip worn by Gordon in the historic 1972 League ...

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Rotherham cyclist Ben Swift in intensive care after crash

The 31-year-old, from North Anston, clipped a rock while descending, causing him to crash heavily, Team Sky said.

Swift, who finished fifth in the UCI Road World Championships in 2017, was training in Tenerife when the incident happened on Wednesday.

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Traffic delays as thousands head to Sheffield’s Endcliffe Park for Mi Amigo Flypast

Rustlings Road is extremely busy with thousands expected to head to catch a glimpse of the touching tribute to those who lost their lives in a plane crash 75 years ago.

READ MORE: Everything you need to know about the Mi Amigo flypast over Sheffield's Endcliffe Park  

All 10 crew ...

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Killer taxi driver ‘came through gap in central reservation’ on Sheffield Parkway to cause fatal crash
The family of a Sheffield woman who died in a horror crash have spoken of their heartbreak, after the taxi driver responsible for killing her and seriously injuring three others admitted his crimes in court.  ...
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Angela Smith tells Labour MPs: 'Quit the party and breathe again'

She began it as a Labour MP but ended it as a leading figure in a brand new political movement, known as the Independent Group.

On Monday she quit the party that she joined as a sixteen-year-old activist, blaming Jeremy Corbyn’s leadership and rejecting the left-wing ideology that ...

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SHEFFIELD DIGITAL AWARDS: Big names join tech search for a star 

David Richards, co-founder and chief executive of WANdisco, will talk about his inspirational journey from Sheffield schoolboy to leading a global Big Data company at the ceremony at new tech hub Kollider at Castle House.

And Barclays Eagle Labs, which is opening an incubator in the ...

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Sheffield author writes book about fostering experiences to help would be mums and dads

Neil Maxwell and his wife Adele, who was herself in foster care from the age of three, have been fostering children for over a decade, and Neil has decided to write an honest book in the hope of helping other would be mums and dads.

The book, called ‘So You Want to ...

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‘It was unbelievable and heartbreaking’ – Tony Foulds’ emotional reaction to Mi Amigo flypast over Sheffield’s Endcliffe Park 
For one brief moment daily life in Sheffield came to a standstill this morning as people looked to the skies to salute the brave actions of an American bomber crew – who sacrificed their own lives to save others in the city 75 years ago.  ...
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Driver ‘endangered countless lives’ by driving lorry wrong way down M18 motorway near Doncaster

John Taylor, of Riverside Traveller Park, Kirkhouse Green, was jailed for 28 months fo dangerous driving, breaching a suspended sentence and assaulting police officer after pleading guilty at Sheffield Crown Court on Tuesday.

Taylor was driving a 7.5 ton lorry on Fishlake Nab when he ...

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CCTV released following robbery at Sheffield bookmakers

The incident happened at the Betfred, on Hartley brook Road, Shiregreen, while the member of staff was emptying a slot machine at around 6.40pm on Sunday, February 10.

READ MORE: Stoke City reveal special kit in memory of Sheffield World Cup legend Gordon Banks

Police have now ...

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Stoke City reveal special kit in memory of Sheffield World Cup legend Gordon Banks

The England World Cup winning goalkeper, of Tinsley, died earlier this month at the age of 81.

He is widely-regarded as one of the greatest goalkeepers of all time.

Alongside their official kit supplier, Stoke City has recreated the strip worn by Gordon in the historic 1972 League ...

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A train coming off the tracks at Sheffield caused nearly 92 hours of delays

More than one in every 25 trains was cancelled or severely delayed over the 12 months to January, figures by a transport watchdog have shown.

The figure - 4.6 per cent of all services run by franchised operators - covers the period where a timetable change wrought havoc on rail services ...

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Man held after crash in Rotherham

A Ford Fiesta, a Volkswagen Passat and a Ford Transit panel van were in a collision on Laughton Common Road, Laughton, at around 5.15am.

No-one was seriously injured in the incident but the man, thought to have been driving the Fiesta, has been arrested.

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Bringing back salmon to the centre of Sheffield

The £2.6m projects have been carried out by Yorkshire Water, in partnership with the Environment Agency and with support from the Don Catchment Rivers Trust.

One is located at Wharncliffe Side village and traverses an industrial-era weir that was previously blocking fish such as trout, ...

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Warning issued as conmen target pensioners’ homes in Sheffield

Officers from Sheffield South East neighbourhood police team said conmen had been knocking on doors in the area this week.

READ MORE: “Amazing and emotional:” What people have been saying about Sheffield’s Mi Amigo 75th anniversary flypast

In a statement, the team said: ...

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Sheffield weather forecast: Fog, sunny spells and mild temperatures

The weather in Sheffield is set to be a mixed bag today, as forecasters predict fog, cloud and sunny spells.

Temperatures continue to climb, with unusually mild weather this weekend.

What will the weather be like this morning in Sheffield?

This morning will see fog slowly lift, ...

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