PICTURES: How the joy of shoes is helping this Sheffield mum through her cancer ordeal

Sheffield mum-of-two Felicity Gilligan has not let cancer spoil her love of nice shoes.
St Paul's Place.

Sheffield accountancy firm office set to close

An accountancy firm is set to close its Sheffield office - just three years after moving there.

One of the gritters.

Celebrities captivated by Doncaster Council competition to name gritter - Gritsy Bitsy Teeny Weeny Yellow Anti-Slip Machinery!

A competition to name two of Doncaster Council's two new gritting machines has gone viral on social media and captivated celebrities around the world.

Fire service.

'Overheated brakes' causes bus blaze near Doncaster

Overheated brakes caused a fire on a bus near Doncaster.

VIDEO: Stars of the stage and screen gather for funeral of Sheffield entertainer Bobby Knutt

Sheffield entertainer Bobby Knutt loved being centre stage - and he certainly had the last laugh at his funeral service today.
Stephen Betts.

Parts of Sheffield 'among most illiterate' in the country, says report

Parts of Sheffield are having some of the highest levels of illiteracy in the country, a report has found.
Retford Road, Handsworth.

Sheffield Council and police vow to take action over fears someone could be killed at accident black spot

Council and police bosses have vowed to take action to tackle speeding drivers at an accident black spot amid fears it is only a matter of time before someone is killed.
Steven Fraser, aged 25, of Perkyn Road, Shiregreen, has been jailed.

Sheffield paedophile jailed for raping young girl

A Sheffield paedophile who sexually abused a young girl for over a year has been jailed.


VIDEO: Call for extra safety measures at Sheffield tower block after man's death

Residents are calling for extra safety measures at a high-rise tower block after a man allegedly plunged to his death - just months after a previous tragedy at the same site.

Katie Hayward, volunteer and Director of Little Sheffield.

Organisation which helped thousands of Sheffield families closing down

A community group which provided a lifeline to thousands of Sheffield parents and children through organising family friendly events is closing down.

The scene of the collision in Penistone Road.

IPCC investigation complete after Sheffield pensioner is killed in collision with police car

The police watchdog has concluded investigations into the death of a Sheffield pensioner hit by a patrol car but the report will not be made public yet.

Huw Thomas.

Mixed reaction over 'let boys wear tutus' church report in South Yorkshire

A church report which said boys at faith schools across South Yorkshire should be allowed to wear tutus, tiaras and heels if they want to has sparked a mixed reaction from readers.


South Yorkshire pubs face Christmas 'drinks drought' over strike ballot

Thirsty Christmas partygoers could face a 'drinks drought' as the Sheffield drivers who deliver the booze to pubs nationwide are balloting for strike action.

Greg Fell.

Austerity leading to people living shorter lives in Sheffield, shock report reveals

Tough austerity measures are leading to people dying at a younger age in Sheffield, a shock report has revealed.
James Vandenbrook, head of auction for Doncaster-based Regional Property Auctioneers.

Cash-strapped Doncaster Council sells off assets to raise more than £800, 000

Cash-strapped Doncaster Council has sold off several high-profile buildings - including two former community centres - to raise more than £800, 000 to help fund other projects.

Javed Khan, chief executive of children's charity Barnardo's.

Boys at South Yorkshire C of E schools 'should be allowed to wear tutus, tiaras and heels', says shock church report

Boys at faith schools across South Yorkshire should be allowed to wear tutus, tiaras and heels if they want to, according to a controversial report by the Church of England.
One of Andrew's paintings.

Doncaster 'Homeland' exhibition set to launch

An art exhibition exploring local life is set to launch in Doncaster this weekend.


VIDEO: Police launch appeal after car 'explodes' on Sheffield street

Police have launched an investigation after arsonists set fire to a people carrier which witnesses claim 'exploded' on a Sheffield street.

Kostal. Picture: Google

Landmark legal case due over South Yorkshire workers' claim

A landmark legal case involving workers at a South Yorkshire electrical firm is due to be heard in court today.


VIDEO: Car explodes on Sheffield street amid 'woman on floor' reports

Dramatic footage has emerged showing a car exploding into fire on a Sheffield street amid unconfirmed reports that a woman was injured at the scene.
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