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Sheffield's Nick Matthew retains Commonwealth gold medal

Sheffield's Nick Matthew has won the Squash Commonwealth gold medal.

The 33-year-old world number one retained his title after a five-set final against England team-mate James Willstrop, from Pontefract.

Sheffield's Nick Matthew will take home the Commonwealth gold medal again
Sheffield's Nick Matthew will take home the Commonwealth gold medal again

Matthew triumphed 11-9 8-11 11-5 6-11 11-5 in a repeat of the final in Delhi, although the struggle was longer than his straight-set sweep four years ago.

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Police appeal to find missing Grimsby teenager

Humberside police are appealing for help to trace a 17-year-old girl missing from Grimsby.

Bryanie Draper who is missing from Grimsby
Bryanie Draper who is missing from Grimsby Credit: Humberside Police

Bryanie Draper, left the town last week and until July 21 had been in contact with her family. Police are now concerned for her welfare. She is described as white 5ft 6ins tall, with brown shoulder length wavy hair, of medium build and with a fair complexion. She has been missing before. She is known to have connections with Liverpool, Sheffield and Doncaster.

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East Midlands trains still to run despite strike action

The majority of services will run but some will be replaced by buses
The majority of services will run but some will be replaced by buses Credit: Rui Vieira/PA

The East Midlands train service is reassuring passengers that the majority of services will continue to run despite strike action.

Train maintenance staff in the Unite union have walked out from Sunday until Thursday.

The service has warned though that some trains may have fewer carriages and others will be replaced by buses.

  • A full train service will run to/from Skegness, Boston, Sleaford, Grantham and Nottingham.
  • The majority of train services will run as normal between Derby, Uttoxeter, Stoke on Trent and Crewe.
  • Trains between Liverpool Lime Street, Manchester and Nottingham will run as normal.

Buses will replace trains on the following routes:

  • Nottingham - Mansfield / Worksop
  • Doncaster - Lincoln
  • Nottingham - Newark North Gate - Cleethorpes via Lincoln
  • Derby - Matlock
  • Leicester - Lincoln
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