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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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Pride in our NHS: Thankful dad in £27,000 Christmas fundraiser for Sheffield Children’s Hospital after its medics save his son’s life

A thankful dad has raised thousands for Sheffield Children’s Hospital with a Christmas twist after its medics save his son’s life.
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Anyarat Piangcharoen with baby Macca

Mum backs £300,000 fundraising campaign for more birthing pools in Sheffield

A Sheffield mum has backed a £300,000 fundraising campaign to bring more specialist birthing pools to the city.
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A stand alone birth centre in Birmingham

Campaigners call for a stand-alone birth centre to be built in Sheffield

A group of campaigners have proposed an ambitious plan to build a stand-alone midwife-led birth centre in Sheffield.
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Lynne Ghasemi and Beth Lake

Meet the selfless St Luke's nurses working across Sheffield on Christmas Day

The need for care doesn't stop because it's Christmas Day and St Luke's community nurse Lynne Ghasemi knows that more than most.
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Great-grandmother Lois Ward has thanked 'hero' Sheffield surgeon Mr Marcel Ivanov

Pride in our NHS: Great-grandmother thanks ‘hero’ Sheffield surgeon and team for preventing her becoming paralysed

A great-grandmother is looking forward to Christmas with her family after Sheffield NHS staff prevented her becoming paralysed.

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Lib Dem Coun Penny Baker and Coun Steve Ayris

Councillors hit out at plan to close and move Sheffield NHS Walk-in Centre and Minor Injuries Unit

Plans to move two vital NHS services in Sheffield have been criticised by councillors.
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Police on Ecclesall Road South earlier today

UPDATE: Woman dies after being hit by lorry on Sheffield road

An elderly woman has died following a collision with a lorry on a Sheffield road.
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Scott Pickles, programme manager; Daniel Allsop, senior retinal screener grader; Tracy Sayle, senior clerical officer; Rosette Lumala, clerical officer

Pride in our NHS: Vital eye screening programme in Sheffield among the best in the country

A vital NHS eye screening programme in Sheffield is one of the best in the country, new figures show.
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Ahmed Hassan and Jess Payne thanked The Star after the Home Office reversed a decision to deny Ahmed a two-week tourist visa so they could both visit Jess's family in Sheffield

Home Office reverse decision after rejecting visa for Sheffield woman's boyfriend in time to fly home for Christmas

The Home Office has reversed a rejected visa application for the partner of a Sheffield woman in time for a Christmas visit.
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A drug consumption room in Sydney and discarded needles in Sheffield. Drug room picture: Uniting MSIC

Call for 'drug room' in Sheffield as deaths and paraphernalia clean-up call outs rise in Sheffield

A rise in drug deaths and paraphernalia clean-up call outs across Sheffield has prompted calls for a specialist room for addicts to take substances in.
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St Luke's Festival of Light event in 2013

Sheffield hospice St Luke's to hold their annual Christmas Festival of Light this week

A special event will be once again light the night's sky as one of the best loved events on the Sheffield Christmas calendar takes place this week.

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Amey hired security guards restrain the tree campaigner. Picture: AT

Amey hired security guards restrained masked Sheffield tree protester because he was 'carrying scissors in bag'

Council contractor Amey say a 'masked' Sheffield tree protester was restrained because he was 'carrying scissors in a bag'.
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Dutch defender Joost van Aken, Owls legend John Pearson and striker Jordan Rhodes at Clifford House

Sheffield Wednesday: Jordan Rhodes and Joost van Aken visit St Luke's Hospice

Sheffield Wednesday stars took time away from the pitch to visit a city hospice.
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You'll be paid 17,500 rising to 20,000 on successful completion of training

DREAM JOB ALERT: Paid position in Sheffield to train puppies so they become charity support dogs

A dream job for canine lovers is up for grabs and a charity wants to pay someone to help train their next batch of puppies.
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