Shadow Chancellor John McDonnell MP says Labour would ban fracking if it were in power.Read the full story ›
The RSPB and North Yorkshire Police are appealing for information about the removal of eggs from a rare marsh harrier nestRead the full story ›
Lizzie Carr is a woman on a mission - to rid our region's waterways of pollution caused by plastic.
Lizzie, the first female to ever paddle board solo across the channel, has brought her 'Plastic Patrol' campaign to Sheffield and Tinsley Canal.
She was joined by a team of willing volunteers who went out on paddle boards and did their bit to clean up the canal.
An independent review into the cost of energy has been launched by the government amid concerns about rising bills.Read the full story ›
Motoring experts have raised concerns over the Government's clean air strategy to ban new diesel and petrol cars and vans from 2040.Read the full story ›
The measures are included in a clean air strategy the Government has published just days before a High Court deadline.Read the full story ›
The Transport Secretary says people in South Yorkshire whose homes will be bulldozed to make way for the HS2 rail line will be guaranteed a 'comparable home.'
The Government says 16 houses on the Shimmer estate in Mexborough will be knocked down.
Chris Grayling spoke in the Commons last night to respond to concerns raised by people living in the area.
Campaigners have reacted angrily after the government announced that HS2 will follow the 'eastern' route.Read the full story ›
Campaigners have reacted angrily after the Government announced the route for HS2, which will force the demolition of newly-built housing estate in South Yorkshire.
"The route in South Yorkshire will be the route consulted in 2016 which in part follows the M1 and M18, serves Sheffield City Centre via a spur from the HS2 line and includes provision for a northern junction allowing trains to run between Sheffield and Leeds city centres using HS2."
A family of farming brothers say they will see their homes destroyed and business disrupted if the new High Speed 2 rail line goes ahead as expected.
It's thought the Government will confirm later that the route will go straight through the Schofield brother's land in Mexborough.
The brothers claim they've had no communication with HS2 planners even though it will mean bulldozing their houses. Here's Christopher Schofield.