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People's Millions Day 3 voting open: Calendar South

Lines are now open for Day 3 of voting in The People’s Millions competition. Today in the Calendar South "Doncaster Rowing Club Community Coach" is up against "Nightsafe Help Point" in Hull.

People's Millions Day 3 voting open: Calendar South

A grant of up to £50,000 is up for grabs for the winner. The other project is still in with a chance of winning National Lottery cash if it gets the highest number of runner-up votes.

Details of how to vote here (www.peoplesmillions.org.uk) for terms (itv.com/terms)

The People’s Millions is a long-running collaboration between ITV and the Big Lottery Fund. We want to help projects that capture the public’s imagination, inspire local people to get involved and to make a lasting difference to those in their area through improvements to the neighbourhood.

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People's Millions Day 3 voting open: Calendar North

Lines are now open for Day 3 of voting in The People’s Millions competition. Today in the Calendar North region "Crossing the Pennines" will go head to head with " Food on the Run"

People's Millions Day 3 voting open: Calendar North

A grant of up to £50,000 is up for grabs for the winner. The other project is still in with a chance of winning National Lottery cash if it gets the highest number of runner-up votes.

Details of how to vote here (www.peoplesmillions.org.uk) for terms (itv.com/terms)

The People’s Millions is a long-running collaboration between ITV and the Big Lottery Fund. We want to help projects that capture the public’s imagination, inspire local people to get involved and to make a lasting difference to those in their area through improvements to the neighbourhood.

Burgess debut a 'possibility'

Sam Burgess could be in line to make a surprise debut for Bath this Friday following his cross-code switch, and just weeks after fracturing his cheekbone and eye socket in the NRL Grand Final.

Burgess joined Bath after switching from NRL side South Sydney Credit: Press Association

The 25-year-old suffered the injury in the first minute of the title decider between his South Sydney side and Canterbury Bulldogs at Sydney's ANZ Stadium on October 5, but he played on and helped his team to victory.

He has only recently resumed training following his move to union and the Recreation Ground, but has impressed so much that Bath coach Mike Ford revealed in a newspaper interview that he is tempted to include the former Bradford Bulls man on the replacements' bench for Friday's Aviva Premiership clash with Harlequins.

It might be a possibility. We haven't decided on the team for Friday yet. We will keep a close eye on him over the next few days to see where he is. We are just waiting for Sam to tell us when he feels ready. He had a great session (on Tuesday) but with him we just need to take it day by day.

– Mike Ford, Bath coach

Trading Standards warn about counterfeit 'Frozen' toys

Parents are being warned about dangerous counterfeit toys being sold on the back of the popular Disney film "Frozen".

Trading Standards have issued warnings about the counterfeit snap bracelets Credit: ITV Yorkshire

The snap bracelets, which wrap around the wrist, contain sharp strips of metal which could injure a child. Trading Standards officers became aware of the bracelets when a mother from Newark bought some online.

Ann Maguire Educational Fund opens for applications

Ann Maguire taught at Corpus Christi College in Leeds Credit: ITV Yorkshire

The fund created in memory of murdered school teacher Ann Maguire will open for applications today. Over £41,000 has been donated to the Ann Maguire Educational Fund which was started by her family to provide bursaries to support young people achieve their ambitions in music, drama, language and dance. Mrs Maguire died after being stabbed by a pupil at Corpus Christi College in Leeds. You can find out more about the fund here.

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Sheffield businesses urged to help prevent river pollution

The Environment Agency is asking businesses in Sheffield to help identify and prevent pollution in the river Don. They'll be carrying out inspections to make sure potential contaminants such as oil aren't making their way into the river.

Oil leaks and contaminated rainwater run-off can go unnoticed on industrial sites, but the effects on the environment and wildlife can be devastating. Our aim is to help businesses to ensure that they have all appropriate protective measures in place and that their operations are not having a harmful effect on the environment.

Over the past 20 years, great strides have been made in cutting pollution in the Don and improving water quality. In the mid-20th Century, there was little alive in the River Don in Sheffield because it was so polluted, but now the river is teaming with life, with many species of fish thriving there. We are also hopeful that in the near future, we will see salmon migrating through the city once more.

– Simon Parker, environment officer at the Environment Agency

Official opening for Scunthorpe's refurbished intensive care unit

Scunthorpe hospital's newly refurbished intensive care unit is to be officially opened after a £559,425 facelift to provide new equipment and an improved environment for patients and staff. Work began on the unit in August 2014 and past patients are to officially open the unit on today. Work on the unit included new ceilings, flooring, a revamped medicine preparation area, a new isolation cubicle, as well as innovative ceiling pendants that house all of the medical gases, monitors, syringe pumps and other vital equipment at the patient bedside.

Our new look unit will provide a real benefit for our patients and staff. The new isolation cubicle will allow us to care for the most critically ill patients requiring ventilation such as those with infectious illnesses like TB or viral fevers. We usually have to transfer these patients to infectious disease units in other hospitals in the region.

– Amanda Holmes, ward sister for ICU

£1.4 million boost for Magna Carta project

The Historic Lincoln Trust has secured a £1.4m donation for the Lincoln Castle Revealed project.

The generous donation is being made by the David Ross Foundation, which helps children and young people discover their strengths through a wide-range of world-class opportunities focusing on education, sports, arts and the community.

The money will go towards the creation of a new underground home to showcase Magna Carta and the Charter of the Forest, which will be named the David P.J. Ross Magna Carta Vault in honour of the foundation's contribution.

Rotherham gains White Ribbon status

Rotherham has been awarded White Ribbon status in recognition of its contribution and ongoing efforts to tackle domestic abuse. The White Ribbon campaign is an international movement created by a group of men, for men, who pledge to work together to end violence against women. To obtain White Ribbon status, the town had to demonstrate the ongoing commitment of communities, businesses and partners to tackling domestic abuse.

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