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Aston Villa make second swoop Barnsley

Aston Villa have signed Conor Hourihane from Barnsley, the Championship clubs have confirmed.

The midfielder is the second play to arrive at Villa Park from Oakwell this week, following the signing of James Bree.



Former Chelsea goalkeeper joins Leeds

Former Chelsea goalkeeper Ross Turnbull has joined Leeds from Barnsley on a free transfer.

The 30-year old, who has also played for Middlesbrough in the Premier League, has penned a two-year deal.

Britain's 'cheapest supermarket' to open this month

The country's cheapest supermarket is set to open this month, stocked with food other stores have thrown out.

Britain's cheapest supermarket opens this month in South Yorkshire and is stocked with cut-price food other stores have thrown out. Credit: ITV News Calendar

The UK's first "social supermarket", in Barnsley, South Yorkshire, will be open to shoppers with membership cards whose income falls below a set threshold.

IDS: 'This is about fairness in the system'

Work and Pensions Secretary Iain Duncan Smith has said that housing benefit changes that have been introduced today are about "fairness".

In response to criticisms of the so-called 'bedroom tax', he said: "The reality is this is about getting our housing benefit back into order".

"This is about fairness. It's about fairness to those who pay vast sums of money in taxation to see that people living in subsidised accommodation who often don't use the bedrooms they've got, while others in overcrowded accommodation.... they can't get the accommodation they need.

"This is a nonsense problem that was created by the last government who didn't build enough housing and didn't manage the housing stock properly".

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