The first two figures in a memorial to miners who lost their lives down a Derbyshire pit have been unveiled during an event to mark the 40th anniversary of one of the county's worst mining tragedies.
Eighteen miners died and 11 others suffered serious injury when the mechanical brake on a lift carrying them to the coalface failed at Markham Colliery on July 30, 1973.
It was the third disaster at the colliery, following accidents in 1937 and 1838, with a combined total of 106 miners losing their lives.
More top news
The planned route of the high speed rail line into Yorkshire is to include a station in Sheffield city centre - according to reports.
A report on South Yorkshire Police says it is 'lacking in direction', with a 'disturbing' move away from effective neighbourhood policing.
The preferred candidate for the new South Yorkshire Chief Constable is to be quizzed today by the county's Police and Crime Panel.