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Yorkshire woman, 22, who 'could lose leg' after Thailand motorbike crash in race against time to raise £100,000

The family of a 22-year-old Yorkshire woman fear she may lose her leg unless £100,000 can be raised to fly her home after being involved in a motorbike accident in Thailand.
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Sheffield drivers surprise colleague with life-changing bike

Sheffield resident and First Sheffield employee, Sean Gilbert, has been presented with an electric bike by the Mayor of Sheffield, after colleagues from First South Yorkshire and TBF (The Transport Benevolent Fund), rallied together and raised funds to help get him back on his feet, after he was diagnosed with a life-changing illness.

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All Saints Catholic High School, Granville Road is having buses cut from taking children to and from the school as of September next year. Picture: Andrew Roe

Ideal time to bring school buses up to date

The news that the Bright Bus service will come to an end in a few weeks has startled plenty of parents who rely on their green buses.

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Greystones Road. Picture: Google Maps.

BREAKING: Busy Sheffield road closed due to 'incident'

A busy Sheffield road is currently closed in both directions due to an ongoing 'incident'.
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ROAD CLOSURES AND DIVERSIONS: Details of South Yorkshire highway improvements scheme

Phase 3 of the A61 Birdwell highway improvements scheme works are now underway; the Birdwell Roundabout is undergoing alterations to make it bigger and the next stage of the traffic management plan has begun.

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Don't become a victim of fraud on your holiday.

Warning as more holidaymakers fall victim to fraud

Holidaymakers are losing an average of £1200 to holiday fraud, according to Action Fraud - the UK’s national reporting centre for fraud and cybercrime.

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Normal service is expected to resume at around 8am.

Railway news at Sheffield open meeting

An open meeting will update on news at the May 23 AGM of the Friends of Dore and Totley Station. Guest speaker at the Totley Library, 7.30pm meeting will be Richard Isaac of Northern Railway, on plans to increase services and improve trains.

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Holders of the new 16-18 Travel Pass will benefit from discounted travel, including 80p single bus fares

Cut-price travel rolled out to more young people in South Yorkshire

Everyone aged 18 and under will now benefit from discounted travel fares in South Yorkshire throughout the year.

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REVEALED: Britain’s most profitable speed cameras, one making £606,400 a year

The nation’s highest earning speed cameras have been revealed, as part of new research from Carole Nash Insurance Consultants - voted the UK’s favourite and best motorcycle insurance broker.

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A major road near Sheffield is currently closed in both directions due to an accident.

Major road near Sheffield closed due to accident

A major road near Sheffield is currently closed in both directions due to an accident.

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Rail passengers have been hit by long delays today, after a freight train derailed near Sheffield.

Sheffield train derailment caused chaos for passengers

Rail passengers have been hit by long delays today, after a freight train derailed near Sheffield.

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The BrightBus fleet has transported thousands of children a day to and from school across South Yorkshire and part of Worksop for nearly 20 years.

BrightBus drivers launch bid to save axed South Yorkshire service that serves 15,000

Bus drivers working on a vital bus service that transports 15,000 South Yorkshire passengers a day say they want to stop the service from being axed in the summer by forming a co-operative.

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Gogglebox's Sandra Martin was among those who supported the fundraiser in memory of Jasmyn Chan

Gogglebox's Sandra among hundreds who supported fundraiser in memory of Sheffield schoolgirl Jasmyn Chan

Family, friends and celebrities turned out this afternoon to support a fundraiser in memory of a tragic Sheffield teenager who was killed in a hit-and-run crash three years ago this week.

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More Sheffield bus fares are set to increase from tomorrow, as operator First South Yorkshire brings in their annual price rise.

Sheffield bus fares set to increase from tomorrow

More Sheffield bus fares are set to increase from tomorrow, as operator First South Yorkshire bring in their annual price rise.
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A Sheffield bus service has been cancelled this afternoon, after vandals smashed the window of a vehicle while it was in operation.

Sheffield bus service cancelled after vandals smash window

A Sheffield bus service has been cancelled this afternoon, after vandals smashed the window of a vehicle while it was in operation.

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Traffic is currently being held on a South Yorkshire stretch of the M1, following a road traffic collision that took place there earlier this afternoon.

South Yorkshire motorists facing delays due to accident on the M1

Traffic is currently being held on a South Yorkshire stretch of the M1, following a road traffic collision that took place there earlier this afternoon.
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The scene on the M1 following the accident

UPDATE: Carriageway still closed on South Yorkshire stretch of motorway after three vehicle crash

A carriageway on a South Yorkshire stretch of motorway remains closed, following a three-vehicle collision that took place earlier today.

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Virgin Trains unveil new cash-saver fares

New fares will save South Yorkshire Virgin Trains customers annual £7.1m

Virgin Trains are making cheaper advance tickets and seat reservations available to South Yorkshire commuters on day of travel.
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A drink driver's bid to escape police saw him reach speeds of up to 70mph, drive the wrong way down a Doncaster road and only ended when he crashed into a road sign, a court has heard.

Jail for Doncaster drunk driver who ploughed car into road sign during 70mph police chase

A drink driver's bid to escape police saw him reach speeds of up to 70mph, drive the wrong way down a Doncaster road and only ended when he crashed into a road sign, a court has heard.

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The scene in Crookes Valley Road following the collision

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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