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Environment

Telegraph Voices: How should our city’s parks be preserved for future generations?

‘Parks are the lifeblood of neighbourhoods and so crucial to mental and physical health’

Environment
VIDEO: We’re watching you - fly tippers risk being caught and fined up to £50,000

VIDEO: We’re watching you - fly tippers risk being caught and fined up to £50,000

Barnsley Council is warning fly tippers that they risk being caught on CCTV and prosecuted and fined up to £50,000 for disposing of waste and unwanted items illegally.

Politics
Dense fog is affecting much of Yorkshire this morning.

Fog warning issued across Yorkshire as Met Office warn commuters to take extra care on roads

Motorists in Yorkshire are being warned to take extra care this morning as the region is covered in a blanket of fog.
Environment
The Olympic Legacy Park is opened on the site of the old Don Valley Stadium
Pupils from the Oasis Academy celebrate the opeing of the public spaces by having a race on the running track

Northern Lights: Former Don Valley set to be thriving part of community for everyone

Hopefully, metaphorically speaking, 2018 will see the Eagles landing and the Sharks swimming in new facilities on Sheffield Olympic Legacy Park. 
It hasn’t been an easy journey getting both teams to the Park and I know from social media comments that many thought the Eagles would not return to the city.

Education
Storm Ophelia

When will Storm Ophelia hit Yorkshire?

With Tropical Storm Ophelia currently over parts of the UK, travel operators are warning for disruption and cancellations to ferry and train services.

Environment
Storm Ophelia: All you need to know as former hurricane approaches Yorkshire

Storm Ophelia: All you need to know as former hurricane approaches Yorkshire

Strong winds are expected in Yorkshire as the remnants of Hurricane Ophelia hit the UK.
Environment
Peter Fiennes

Getting back to nature by exploring woodland

When the Government announced its intention to sell off up to 150,000 hectares of English forests and woodland seven years ago, campaigners mounted a determined fight - and the furore convinced Peter Fiennes the time was right to pick up his pen.

News
Project training volunteers to track climate change wins award

Project training volunteers to track climate change wins award

A project training volunteers to track the changes of climate change in the Peak District National Park has won the prestigious Park Protector Award.

News
Share cycle scheme set  to hit the ground in city

Share cycle scheme set to hit the ground in city

Sheffield is set to become the first Yorkshire city to join the ‘share bike’ movement, with an agreement in place for a mobile phone operated bike loan system which will begin a long term ‘step change’ in how Sheffielders travel, with hundreds of brightly coloured bikes on the streets of inner city Sheffield later in October.

Environment
Sheffield tree protestors send petition calling for Jeremy Corbyn’s help

Sheffield tree protestors send petition calling for Jeremy Corbyn’s help

MP for Sheffield Hallam Jared O’Mara has today accepted an online petition from campaigners protesting about the tree programme in Sheffield.

News
Sheffield Stock pic taken from roof of Wilkos River Don towards Wicker Arches

Telegraph Voices: What must be done to make the most of Sheffield’s gateways?

Joined-up heritage strategy will help tell Sheffield’s story

Business
Sheffield Stock pic taken from roof of Wilkos River Don towards Wicker Arches

Special Report: What can we do to improve our gateways?

Sheffield has some iconic sights and landmarks along the arteries into the city, writes Alex Moore

Business
Yorkshire is set for a night of wet and windy weather.

Gusts of 60mph expected across Yorkshire tonight as Met Office issues warning

The Met Office has warned of disruption to transport, power cuts and possible tree damage as high winds and rain hit Yorkshire tonight.

Environment
The diamond spider was found in heathland

Spider presumed extinct for 50 years found on National Trust property

A rare spider that was thought to have been extinct in the UK has been sensationally discovered in the grounds of a country estate.

News
Fracking campaigner from Sheffield and north Derbyshire outside the FCC site in Ecclesfield. Picture: The Star/Dean Atkins

Fracking firm secure permit to treat contaminated water at site in Sheffield

Contaminated fracking water could soon be treated and processed in Sheffield, campaigners fear.

News
Parts of Yorkshire will be hit with heavy rain storms this weekend.

Yorkshire weather warning: When will the storm hit this weekend and how long will it last?

High winds and heavy rain are expected to hit parts of Yorkshire on Sunday with Met Office officials predicting wind speeds of 70mph.
Environment
The Met Office has issued a warning for heavy rain across parts of Yorkshire this coming Sunday.

Heavy rain expected in Yorkshire this weekend as Met Office issues warning for region

The Met Office has issued a yellow warning for heavy rain in parts of Yorkshire this weekend.

Environment
Fly-tipping in Popple Street, Page Hall. Photo: Shaun Outram

Telegraph Voices: Life expectancy and number of healthy years has stalled - why?

This is no statistical fluke, it’s a real issue for us to confront

Health
David Clarke, academic at Sheffield Hallam who's written a book about the National Archives' UFO documents

Star Interview: Sheffield expert with the key to Britain’s X-Files puts UFOs in the picture

“What does all this stuff about flying saucers amount to?” asked a curious Winston Churchill of his advisors in the summer of 1952. “What can it mean? What is the truth?”

News
Protests over ongoing tree-felling in Sheffield have resulted in more than a dozen arrests.

Sheffield Council facing financial penalty of millions after delays caused by tree panel consultations

Sheffield Council faces a financial penalty running into millions because of major delays to highways improvements caused by its decision to set up an independent panel to advise on its controversial tree-felling strategy, The Yorkshire Post can reveal.
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