Due to a power outage in the town centre this morning our phone lines are down. We hope to have this situation resolved as soon as possible.
A so-called 'carer' was caught red handed stealing from an 84-year-old woman after the pensioner's family installed a camera in her kitchen.Read the full story ›
Three school cleaners who worked at Kinsley Primary School in Pontefract for 30 years and have been on strike for six weeks led a march through Barnsley over changes to their pay and conditions.
The women are in dispute with their employer C&D Cleaning Services Limited. The firm has so far declined to comment.
A 29-year-old man has been charged with murder after a woman's body was found at a house in Barnsley.
Police were called to West Street in the town on Saturday October 8 where they found the body of a 35-year-old woman. Tests revealed she died as a result of multiple injuries from a prolonged attack.
Liam Fletcher of Elizabeth Street, Goldthorpe, was charged over her death this morning (Monday, 10 October) and will appear at Barnsley Magistrates' Court today.
A murder investigation has been launched after the body of a woman was found in a house in Barnsley.
Police were called to West Street in Goldthorpe after reports over the safety of a woman.
A 29-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of murder.
There has been an arrest in connection with the murder. However, we still need the public’s help in piecing together the circumstance.
Anyone who may have seen or heard anything from around 6am this morning in the area of the West Street, or may have seen a blue Ford Fiesta, being driven around the Goldthorpe area since 6am this morning should call us.”
Barnsley have announced that they have terminated the contract of assistant head coach Tommy Wright with immediate effect.Read the full story ›
Barnsley have suspended assistant head coach Tommy Wright following allegations he took a £5,000 bung to help place players at his club.Read the full story ›
Barnsley's Leah Washington lost a leg in the incident and her boyfriend Joe Pugh was seriously injured.Read the full story ›
The funeral of footballer Daniel Wilkinson takes place today.
Daniel, who was 26 years old and started his career with Hull City, died after collapsing during a game for Barnsley non-league club Shaw Lane earlier this month.
Alton Towers operator Merlin is due to be sentenced following the rollercoaster crash that left five people seriously injured.
Barnsley couple Leah Washington and Joe Pugh were among those on the Smiler ride when the incident happened in June last year.
The company is expected to receive a large fine.