Former footballer turned professional boxer Curtis Woodhouse has been hailed a 'hero' after driving to the home of a Twitter troll.
Five people have been charged over the naming online of the woman raped by former Sheffield United footballer Ched Evans.
Paul Chambers has cleared his name after he was convicted of sending a menacing tweet threatening to blow up Doncaster Airport.
Olympians have taken to Twitter to pay tribute to Rebecca Adlington and to wish her luck as she retires from competitive swimming.
Boxer Anthony Ogogo, heptathlete Louise Hazel and open water swimmer Kari-anne Payne tweeted:
Zayn Malik from Bradford has quit Twitter, apparently, because of abusive tweets. The member of the boy band One Direction, has closed down his account saying he was fed up with all the "useless opinions."
A trainee accountant who threatened to blow up Robin Hood airport as a joke on Twitter has today won a famous High Court victory. Paul Chambers had been convicted of sending a menacing message, but he's now won his appeal in London and he left the court without a stain on his character.
A trainee accountant who threatened to blow up Robin Hood airport as a joke on Twitter has won a High Court victory. Paul Chambers had been convicted of sending a menacing message but today he won his appeal in London and left the court without a stain on his character.
– Steve Gill, Airport Director, Robin Hood Airport Doncaster Sheffield
Any threat against airports and those that use them is always taken seriously and in passing this information on to the police our staff responded in line with normal operational procedures. The safety of our passengers and staff is of the highest importance to us and we will continue to work closely with South Yorkshire Police on such issues.”
The West Yorkshire Police Mounted Section is following in the footsteps of the Force helicopter by getting their own Twitter account. Mounted officers will tweet from the @WYPHorses account so people can keep up to date with the the force's 18 horse’s movements and their duties.
This ranges from providing proactive patrols in support of neighbourhood policing areas to pre planned operational events. You will also see what’s going on at the stables in order to keep the horses fit and ready for work.
Inspector Trevor Thackray of the Mounted Section said, "Following the success of the@WYPHelicopter account we thought it was time to show the public what we do as a department. Twitter has given us a platform to show the public the value our horses add to the organisation."
Tweeters have thrown their backing behind the man found guilty of posting a comment on Twitter threatening to blow up Doncaster Robin Hood Airport. Today Paul Chambers appealed against his conviction for the second time.