Sheffield Telegraph

Kell Brook v Errol Spence: How abusive language just spurs Brit on more

Errol Spence’s camp have shot themselves in the foot in their attempts to destabilise Kell Brook before their world title showdown at Bramall Lane on May 27.

Members of the American team have tried to taunt the Sheffield welterweight king pin about potential difficulties in making ...

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VIDEO: Sheffield's Muslim community gather to remember victims of London terror attack

Sheffield's Muslim community gathered outside a city mosque today to pay their respects to the victims of the London terror attack.

About 30 residents, religious and civic leaders attended a short service and held a minute's silence outside the Madina Masjid Sheffield Islamic Centre just ...

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MATCHDAY LIVE: Sheffield United v Millwall - as it happens

Can Chris Wilder's side avenge their 2-1 defeat at The Den back in December? Keep up to date on our matchday blog, and refresh your page for the latest update.

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Muslims set to gather outside Sheffield mosque to remember London terror attack victims

Muslims are set to gather outside one of Sheffield's biggest mosques today to remember the victims of the London terror attack.

They will be gathering outside the Madina Masjid Sheffield Islamic Centre at 1pm today as a "show of solidarity" - one week on from the attack in the capital. ...

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Muslims set to gather outside Sheffield mosque to remember London terror attack victims

Muslims are set to gather outside one of Sheffield's biggest mosques today to remember the victims of the London terror attack.

They will be gathering outside the Madina Masjid Sheffield Islamic Centre at 1pm today as a "show of solidarity" - one week on from the attack in the capital. ...

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Sheffield Steelers should be too fast and strong for Nottingham Panthers

Mike Ratchuk believes Sheffield Steelers’ speed and power should be enough to end Nottingham Panthers’ interest in the Play Offs this weekend.

But the versatile skater will play no part, personally, in the quarter final legs.

He has a hand injury which has required ...

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Heartbroken mum whose son drowned unveils life-saving equipment at South Yorkshire reservoir

A mum whose teenage son drowned while swimming in a disused quarry has unveiled new life-saving equipment at a reservoir in the hope of preventing another tragedy.

South Yorkshire’s first ever throwline station has been installed at Ulley Country Park in Rotherham and has been dedicated ...

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Unions warn Sheffield schools could lose £27.2m in funding

Schools in Sheffield are facing having their budgets cut by more than £27m, unions have claimed.

The proposed new national funding formula, being introduced from 2018 to 2019, will see the city lose an average of £395 per pupil - the equivalent to 731 teachers, according to teaching ...

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Shame of South Yorkshire's 9000 animal cruelty complaints

The South Yorkshire region looms large in a league of shame of animal cruelty as investigators dealt with more than 9000 complaints of attacks on pets and wildlife in just two years.

The RSPCA today put out its annual figures for the number of complaints it probed in 2016 compared to ...

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Council praises partnership working for improved attendance in Sheffield schools

Partnership working between schools and the council has helped improve attendance in Sheffield schools.

The overall absence rate in city schools has fallen from 5.2 per cent in 2014/15 to 5 per cent in 2015/16, according to Government figures.

But they show a rise in youngsters who ...

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Ceremony held in Sheffield city centre to remember those killed and injured in London terror attack

Leaders of the Christian and Muslim faiths are to gather for an event in Sheffield city centre this afternoon to remember those killed and injured in the London terror attack.

The short ceremony will take place in the Peace Gardens at 2.40pm and will start with a minute's silence. ...

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Sheffield Wednesday: Jordan Rhodes calls on fans, players and staff to show a united front in battle for play-off place

It’s fair to say that when Jordan Rhodes arrived at Sheffield Wednesday, fans were expecting more goals than the three he has come up with so far.

However, having a proven goalscorer in the team doesn’t always guarantee an immediate return - football just isn’t as simple as ...

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Sheffield Wednesday: Owls kid’s season finished after injury while on loan
Sheffield Wednesday’s under 23s manager Neil Thompson says he feels for midfielder Sean Clare after the youngster was ruled out for the rest of the season following an injury picked up while on loan at Accrington. ...
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Sheffield speedway ace ready to thrill free entry crowd

Josh Grajczonek has vowed to thrill the crowds with a daredevil display when Somerset visit Owlerton in tomorrow’s free meeting (7.30).

Club officials have taken the bold move of throwing open the turnstiles free of charge for their first home action of the season against newly ...

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Operation targets Sheffield premises' selling alcohol and cigarettes to underage youngsters

Two Sheffield premises failed a test purchase operation targeting business owners who sell alcohol and cigarettes to underage youngsters.

Officers from the Sheffield North West Local Policing Team conducted the operation in Crookes on March 24. Two premises failed and three passed.

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Sir George Buckley inspires new apprentice scheme in Sheffield
The world’s biggest tool company, Stanley Black & Decker, which has a factory in Rotherham, has joined forces with the University of Sheffield to launch a apprenticeship in honour of its new chairman, Sheffield-born Sir George Buckley. ...
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Sheffield Wednesday: ‘Eight cup finals left to go’
Jordan Rhodes is not playing down the significance of the upcoming derby double-header with Barnsley and Rotherham United, but he believes they are just two of ‘eight cup finals’ remaining for Sheffield Wednesday. ...
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Sheffield community hits back over 'one of country's most anti-social estates' label

Parson Cross may have been shamed as 'one of the most anti-social' estates in the country - but residents who live there are having none of it.

New research revealed the area to be one of the most notorious crime hot spots across England and Wales - with 143 incidents reported in a ...

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Sheffield singer Joe Cocker’s 240-acre dream home still on the market

Mad Dog Ranch was the late Sheffield singer Joe Cocker’s dream home.

An estate covering more than 240 acres in the heart of America’s Rocky Mountains in Crawford, Colorado, the ranch’s centrepiece is Cocker’s grand, seven-bedroom English Tudor-style manor house, set in ...

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Sheffield United: Bring it on! Wilder says Blades are relishing battle at the top after win over Millwall

Manager Chris Wilder insists Sheffield United are embracing the pressure of the League One run-in after taking another huge step towards promotion last night.

Wilder’s side moved 13 points clear of third-placed Fleetwood Town, and seven ahead of Bolton in second, after beating play-off ...

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Sheffield United: Bring it on! Wilder says Blades are relishing battle at the top after win over Millwall

Manager Chris Wilder insists Sheffield United are embracing the pressure of the League One run-in after taking another huge step towards promotion last night.

Wilder’s side moved 13 points clear of third-placed Fleetwood Town, and seven ahead of Bolton in second, after beating play-off ...

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