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Who is Hannah Kitching? Meet the Lib Dem candidate for South Yorkshire mayor

Lib Dem Hannah Kitching wants to propel South Yorkshire to the next level by overhauling the region’s transport and making the county a better place to do business.
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VIDEO: Man arrested after drive-by shooting on Sheffield street

A man has been arrested after a drive-by shooting on a Sheffield street.
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VIDEO: Sheffield traffic warden 'throttled' by angry driver welcomes council spend on body cameras

A Sheffield traffic warden was throttled by an angry driver as he tried to give him a parking ticket.

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Phil Holmes, director of adult services at Sheffield Council.

Sheffield Council boss has his say on dementia care home residents facing eviction by NHS chiefs

Sheffield Council and the NHS 'need to improve' the way they work after dementia care home residents were told they face eviction.
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Co-op on Mansfield Road

Pensioner arrested after knife-wielding thugs strike two more Co-op stores in Sheffield

Knife-wielding thugs have raided two more Co-op stores threatening staff and making off with cash and cigarettes.

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Tony Hill with one of the faulty door frames in his property. He's been asking Sheffield Council to replace them for the past 18 months. His partner's children often go to bed with extra layers and blankets because it's so cold. The local authority has since apologised and said they are now treating the planned work as priority. Picture: Marie Caley/The Star

'The kids are freezing, they don't deserve this' - Sheffield man criticises council after 18 month wait to replace window frames

A Sheffield man has criticised housing bosses after an 18 month wait to replace faulty window and door frames.

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Officers speaking to a witness at the scene outside Howden House in Sheffield city centre

Officers detain man after becoming aggressive and making threats to staff at Sheffield Council building

A man had to be pepper sprayed by police after becoming aggressive towards council workers.

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Police issue response after South Yorkshire schools and colleges receive bomb threats

South Yorkshire Police has issued a response after schools and colleges across the county received bomb threats.

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A57 Snake Pass

Sheffield to Manchester Snake Pass A57 road has reopened

A major route connecting Sheffield to Manchester has reopened following further snow fall.

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Gibbons Drive. Picture: Andrew Roe/The Star

Teenage boy, 15, charged with attempted murder after stabbing in Sheffield

A teenager boy has been charged with attempted murder after a stabbing in Sheffield.
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Gibbons Drive. Picture: Andrew Roe/The Star

Teenage boy, 15, charged with attempted murder after stabbing in Sheffield

A teenager boy has been charged with attempted murder after a stabbing in Sheffield.
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Happier times: Joanne Stephenson with her dad Anthony and Alf Rhodes with wife Hazel. Today, both Joanne and Alf (bottom row) are fighting to keep their loved ones in Birch Avenue after NHS bosses said funding to care for dementia sufferers Anthony and Hazel was being pulled. Both could be evicted and moved to another care home.

Heartbroken relatives speak out as Sheffield NHS dementia care home residents face eviction

Sheffield NHS care home residents with a severe form of dementia are facing eviction unless relatives pay £950 a week, families claim.
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Man stabbed to death and second victim seriously injured in altercation on Sheffield street

A man was knifed to death in broad daylight after an altercation on a Sheffield street.

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An artist's impression of the Channel 4 building in Sheaf Square outside Sheffield train station

Channel 4 to Sheffield: No decision yet on move away from London as broadcaster outlines further plans

Sheffield will have to wait until at least April to find out whether Channel 4 will be moving part of its operation to the city.
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Two cafes will soon no longer be run by volunteers

Volunteers who raised thousands for the NHS will no longer run two Sheffield hospital cafes

A team of dedicated volunteers will no longer run two Sheffield hospital cafes.

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Dr. John Unwin and his wife Susan Unwin.Picture: Marie Caley/The Star

'We've not done anything wrong' - Sheffield tree campaigners caught up in 'tea gate' row hit back at claim they poisoned workers

A Sheffield couple accused of handing poisoned drinks to tree fellers have hit back at the 'ridiculous allegation'.
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Sheffield Heeley MP Louise Haigh has called the tree felling situation on Meersbrook Park Road 'completely unsustainable'

'Completely unsustainable' - Sheffield MP calls on council contractor to halt tree felling pending further investigation

A Sheffield MP has called on council contractors to halt tree felling pending further investigation.
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Sheffield Council are hoping to add 500 homes to their stock by 2023/2014

Savings from housing budget could lead to 500 extra council houses in Sheffield

Around 500 council properties could be built and acquired in Sheffield if savings are found in housing budgets.
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Inpatient nurses Lorraine Watson and Ann Whiteley are working Christmas Day

Christmas Day inside St Luke's: No doom and gloom at Sheffield hospice as staff aim to make festive day special

Christmas at St Luke's is anything but doom and gloom. In fact - it would put many festive celebrations to shame.

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Steve Cook has given his 100th blood donation

Meet the Sheffield man who has potentially saved 300 lives

A Sheffield man who was first persuaded to give blood as a teenager by his mum in return for coffee and biscuits has given his 100th donation.

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