Jail for drunk driver who killed Sheffield student in hit-and-run horror crash

A drunk driver, who killed a 24-year-old student in a Sheffield horror crash before fleeing the scene at speed and driving down the wrong side of the road, has been sent to prison.
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Councillor Jackie Drayton, Cabinet Member for Children, Young People and Families at Sheffield City Council

Special needs travel charge ‘down to cuts’

Families of children with special educational needs will have to pay to get to Sheffield schools from September.

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Opinion: Teenagers deserve a fare deal on transport prices

How inconsistencies still remain around the status of young people when booking holidays, buying train tickets and travelling on buses - and why the situation needs to be tackled without delay.

Full speed - and timetable - ahead for Virgin Trains during planned strike

South Yorkshire passengers assured of Virgin Trains' full regional route timetable during coming strike

Virgin Trains has confirmed it will run a full East Coast main line timetable for South Yorkshire commuters during April 28 and 29 planned RMT staff walk-out.

The accident took place in Old Road, Conisbrough at around 1.30pm today. Picture: Google Maps.

UPDATE: Two people injured in Doncaster crash

Two people have been have been injured, following a two-vehicle collision on a Doncaster road this afternoon.
At around 7am this morning, it is reported that a silver Renault Clio and a white Renault Master van were involved in a collision in Doncaster Road, Hickleton.

BREAKING NEWS: Teenager dies in Doncaster crash

An 18-year-old man has died after being involved in a two-vehicle collision in Doncaster this morning.

Langsett Road North. Google Maps.

Motorcyclist dies following crash in Sheffield

A motorcyclist has died following a crash in Sheffield this morning.
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Changes are being made to driving tests. Picture: The Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency

VIDEO: Sat nav use introduced in major overhaul of driving tests

Learner drivers will have to safely use sat navs to pass their driving test as part of a major overhaul of the assessment.
Corrina Seymour pictured outside Sheffield Crown Court after bus driver Paul Brown was sentenced to 10 months in prison for the crash that killed her daughter Summer (left).

'10 months is not enough' - Sheffield bus crash victim's heartbroken mum speaks out over driver's sentence

As the bus driver who killed her daughter is given 10 months in prison, Summer Seymour's mum has spoken out over the sentence and says the loss of her daughter has left her with 'no joy' in her life.

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Summer Seymour was killed in a crash in Haymarket in Sheffield City Centre on December 11, 2015 that also left her boyfriend 17-year-old Jake Ford with life threatening injuries.

BREAKING: Bus driver who killed 15-year-old girl in Sheffield city centre crash is jailed

A Sheffield bus driver whose 'careless' driving led to a crash that killed one teen and left another fighting for his life has been put behind bars, after a judge ruled he had enough time to avoid the young couple.
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HS2 train.

Fears HS2 route could damage four ancient woods in South Yorkshire

Conservationists have raised concerns that four ancient woods in South Yorkshire could be destroyed or damaged by the high-speed rail route.

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Buses in South Yorkshire.

Confusion over South Yorkshire fare increases causing 'arguments between drivers and passengers'

Confusion over the extent of fare increases on South Yorkshire's public transport network has led to arguments between passengers and drivers.

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Bus and tram prices are set to increase

Bus and tram ticket prices in South Yorkshire increase today

A number of bus and tram fares in South Yorkshire have gone up today - with some tickets rising by £7.

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TRAVEL ALERT: Delays at Doncaster Railway Station due to power failure

Train passengers are being advised of service disruption at Doncaster Railway Station this morning.

Mike Conway of Applegreen explains the plans for a new motorway service station at junction 33 of the M1 at Catcliffe.

Noise and congestion concern over new M1 service station plan

Residents raised concerns about noise and congestion at an early exhibition of plans for a service station on the M1 near Sheffield.
Virgin Trains East Coast six-month booking horizon extended to include summer weekends

Virgin Trains offers weekend summer bookings up to six months in advance

In an industry first, Virgin Trains East Coast has extended its six-month booking horizon to include weekends as well as weekdays for summer months for the entire regional line.
Sheffield commuters are told to prepare for delays on Monday's services

Northern Rail strike to affect Sheffield commuters: Here's what you need to know

Northern rail staff are set to go on strike tomorrow - affecting train services in Sheffield and further afield.

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Traffic on the M1 southbound at Chesterfield. Photo: Highways England/

UPDATE: M1 clear after lane closure following 'medical emergency'

Traffic is moving normally again on the M1 southbound after two lanes were earlier closed at Chesterfield.
Buses in Sheffield

Daily, weekly and monthly bus tickets in Sheffield are set to rise

Transport bosses in Sheffield have announced fares will increase at the start of next month.

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First Buses Sheffield.

New late bus service launched for South Yorkshire students heading home after a Saturday night out

The University of Sheffield Students’ Union has joined forces with First Buses to launch a new late night bus service for students heading home after a Saturday night out.

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