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Warning issued over fake £5 notes - how to tell if yours is real

The Bank of England has issued a warning over potentially fake £5 being put into circulation. Here's how to tell if yours is the real deal.

1. Check the see-through window

There is a large see-through window on the note. A clearly defined portrait of the Queen is printed on the ...

yesterday 20:11 open_in_new
Football fan attacked after Sheffield United match

The man was set upon after the team's 2-0 win over Bolton Wanderers.

It happened, witnesses say, near a bus stop on Eyre Street.

Eye witness accounts on a fan forum page described the man lying in a "pool of blood" after the incident.

One man who posted said he was nearby when ...

yesterday 19:05 open_in_new
Firefighters free child trapped in bedroom

Barnsley firefighters kicked the door in to free a child trapped in her bedroom last night.

Fire crews were called to Westbourne Terrace, in the west of the town, after the three-year-old locked herself in the bedroom.

Her worried parents had taken the handle off the door in their ...

yesterday 19:05 open_in_new
PICTURES: Protesters march on Rotherham

Drunk and disorderly, chanting, inciting racial hatred, breach of a dispersal order and public order offences were committed during the protests in the town centre.

A number of people were also been served with a dispersal order under Section 35 of the Police and Crime Act 2014. This can ...

yesterday 19:05 open_in_new
PICTURES: Protesters march on Rotherham

Drunk and disorderly, chanting, inciting racial hatred, breach of a dispersal order and public order offences were committed during the protests in the town centre.

A number of people were also been served with a dispersal order under Section 35 of the Police and Crime Act 2014. This can ...

yesterday 19:05 open_in_new
Warning issued over fake £5 notes - how to tell if yours is real

The Bank of England has issued a warning over potentially fake £5 being put into circulation. Here's how to tell if yours is the real deal.

1. Check the see-through window

There is a large see-through window on the note. A clearly defined portrait of the Queen is printed on the ...

yesterday 19:05 open_in_new
VIDEO: Watch the moment a man descends Sheffield's 'cheese grater'

He was at it again yesterday, descending the Q Park building on Charles Street - otherwise known as the 'cheese grater -' in the city centre.

It took less than two minutes to come down, and Jon surprised a couple of passers-by when he landed next to them on the pavement on Arundel ...

yesterday 19:05 open_in_new
Sheffield teen goes missing from Pitsmoor

A Sheffield teenager has disappeared from the Pitsmoor area of the city.

Tanika McCloud was last seen at 4.40am today.

She is described as light skinned, five feet, five inches and of medium build.

Tanika has green eyes and distinct, long, black and purple braids down to the ...

yesterday 19:05 open_in_new
Football fan attacked after Sheffield United match

The man was set upon after the team's 2-0 win over Bolton Wanderers.

It happened, witnesses say, near a bus stop on Eyre Street.

Eye witness accounts on a fan forum page described the man lying in a "pool of blood" after the incident.

One man who posted said he was nearby when ...

yesterday 19:05 open_in_new
WATCH: Billy Sharp lets his football do the talking as Sheffield United beat Bolton Wanderers - Match Highlights

Bolton Wanderers' former Sheffield Wednesday forward Gary Madine, who was filmed insulting Billy sharp on a video posted on social media, was left out of the Trotters' starting line-up. Apparently he was a wee bit poorly.

However, Sharp showed he was far from bothered by Madine's 'fat' ...

yesterday 18:00 open_in_new
WATCH: Billy Sharp lets his football do the talking as Sheffield United beat Bolton Wanderers - Match Highlights

Bolton Wanderers' former Sheffield Wednesday forward Gary Madine, who was filmed insulting Billy sharp on a video posted on social media, was left out of the Trotters' starting line-up. Apparently he was a wee bit poorly.

However, Sharp showed he was far from bothered by Madine's 'fat' ...

yesterday 15:43 open_in_new
WATCH: Sheffield Wednesday's defeat to Leeds United - Where did it go wrong?

The home side took the lead when Vincent Sasso appeared to duck out of a cross, allowing the Championship's joint-leading goalscorer Chris Wood to knock in from close range.

After the break the Owls were given a lifeline when awarded what was arguably a soft penalty but Jordan Rhodes' spot ...

yesterday 15:43 open_in_new
WATCH: Sheffield Wednesday's defeat to Leeds United - Where did it go wrong?

The home side took the lead when Vincent Sasso appeared to duck out of a cross, allowing the Championship's joint-leading goalscorer Chris Wood to knock in from close range.

After the break the Owls were given a lifeline when awarded what was arguably a soft penalty but Jordan Rhodes' spot ...

yesterday 15:43 open_in_new
VIDEO: Sheffield United 'dismantled' Bolton thanks to Billy Sharp's brace, says Blades boss Chris Wilder

Sheffield United 'dismantled' Bolton Wanderers after a clinical second-half performance at Bramall Lane, according to Blades boss Chris Wilder.

United led from the 13th minute when Billy Sharp put them ahead, before Sharp added a second from the penalty spot in the second half after Samir ...

yesterday 13:31 open_in_new
VIDEO: Sheffield United 'dismantled' Bolton thanks to Billy Sharp's brace, says Blades boss Chris Wilder

Sheffield United 'dismantled' Bolton Wanderers after a clinical second-half performance at Bramall Lane, according to Blades boss Chris Wilder.

United led from the 13th minute when Billy Sharp put them ahead, before Sharp added a second from the penalty spot in the second half after Samir ...

yesterday 13:31 open_in_new
VIDEO: Bolton boss Phil Parkinson bemoans penalty 'dive' and decisions as his side lose 2-0 at Sheffield United

Phil Parkinson believes his side were on the wrong end of two big decisions in their 2-0 defeat at Sheffield United this afternoon.

Parkinson, whose side were beaten by Billy Sharp's brace, felt that John Fleck should have been sent off for a challenge on Tom Thorpe and that Mike Dean's ...

yesterday 13:31 open_in_new
VIDEO: Bolton boss Phil Parkinson bemoans penalty 'dive' and decisions as his side lose 2-0 at Sheffield United

Phil Parkinson believes his side were on the wrong end of two big decisions in their 2-0 defeat at Sheffield United this afternoon.

Parkinson, whose side were beaten by Billy Sharp's brace, felt that John Fleck should have been sent off for a challenge on Tom Thorpe and that Mike Dean's ...

yesterday 13:31 open_in_new
Barnsley 1 Huddersfield 1:

With banned manager Paul Heckingbottom watching from the stand, Barnsley battled back superbly to earn a draw in a pulsating Yorkshire derby against third-placed Huddersfield Town.

The Reds were forced to defend heroically at times as the Terriers’ six-match winning streak was ...

2017-02-25 21:53 open_in_new
Doncaster Rovers 2 Accrington Stanley 2: Rovers miss chance to end win-less streak

Doncaster Rovers wasted an opportunity to end their win-less streak as they were held to a 2-2 draw by Accrington Stanley.

Seamus McCarten gave Stanley a shock lead but Rovers looked primed to pick up their first win in five games thanks to goals from Tommy Rowe and John Marquis either ...

2017-02-25 21:53 open_in_new
F-T: Brentford 4 Rotherham United 2

Battling Rotherham United suffered last-gasp heartache as they went down to their 17th Championship defeat in 18 away games this season at Brentford.

The Millers twice came from behind at rain-drenched Griffin Park and were only minutes away from earning a share of the spoils at Griffin ...

2017-02-25 21:53 open_in_new
Story of the Game: Sheffield United 2, Bolton Wanderers 0 - as it happened

This is the story of the game, as told in our Matchday Blog.

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2017-02-25 21:53 open_in_new