Live updates

Lizzie's on a mission to clean up the waterways

Lizzie Carr is a woman on a mission - to rid our region's waterways of pollution caused by plastic.

Lizzie, the first female to ever paddle board solo across the channel, has brought her 'Plastic Patrol' campaign to Sheffield and Tinsley Canal.

She was joined by a team of willing volunteers who went out on paddle boards and did their bit to clean up the canal.

Streets of Leeds alive at Pride celebrations

The streets of Leeds came alive as tens of thousands took part in this years Pride celebrations.The event's aimed at promoting dignity and equal rights for the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community. Chris Kiddey reports.

Advertisement

Advertisement

Joe Root goes back to school for cricket masterclass

Credit: PA

England cricket captain Joe Root is going back to school today – to give pupils a sporting masterclass.

The 26-year-old Yorkshire batsman is returning to Dore Primary, near Sheffield, where he was once a pupil.

The school will hold an assembly looking at his time at the school and face questions from pupils before giving batting tips to some of those in year six.

The event is being held as part of National Cricket Week.

Load more updates