Weather starts to change overnight Sunday into Monday. Mild few days to come, but heavy showers at times. Improving later in the new weekRead the full story ›
Children from across the country have gathered at the English Institute of Sport, in Sheffield, for the UK's biggest athletics event for blind and partially sighted youngsters.
The day of fun aims to show sight loss is no barrier to achieving goals, and it is an opportunity for talent scouts to look out for Olympians of the future.
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Sheffield’s ancient woodlands, Ecclesall Woods will be lit up this Saturday when hundreds of people will walk through the popular beauty spot in support of Weston Park Hospital Cancer Charity.
Now in its fourth year, the torch-lit walk, which raises money to support the work of Weston Park Hospital, gives participants of all ages and abilities the chance to ramble through the ancient woodlands of Sheffield’s Ecclesall Woods whilst lighting the night in their neon-wild west themed outfits.
Charity Patron and World Champion Heptathlete, Jessica Ennis-Hill will be starting this year’s woodland walk which invites walkers to enjoy the 4.5k route through the woods with entertainment and live music along the way.
Weston Park Hospital Cancer Charity is the only dedicated charity for the hospital and exists to support the world-class cancer research and to improve the treatment and care for people living with cancer.
Chancellor George Osborne has announced that the Sheffield city region which includes South Yorkshire and parts of North Derbyshire and North Nottinghamshire will have an elected mayor as part of a big money devolution deal.
If all goes as he hopes, from 2017 the area will vote for a directly-elected Mayor who will oversee a range of powers including transport budgets and planning.
Crucially it will give the area access to almost a billion pounds of Government money.
Sally Simpson reports:
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Almost 9000 stray dogs have been picked up in Yorkshire and North Lincolnshire in the past year, according to new figures released today - 7% fewer than the previous year.
The Dogs Trust's annual Stray Dog Survey found that almost half of stray dogs remained unclaimed.
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