VIDEO: Santa's reindeers to parade with Warhorse puppet magic at Sheffield's Meadowhall

Santa's reindeers are about to magically come to life for daily parades at Sheffield's Meadowhall - thanks to the puppet wizardry of the experts behind West End smash hit Warhorse.

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Hugh Facey with Rt Revd Jack Nicholls, former Bishop of Sheffield, at the launch of GLIDE House.

£1m Gripple social club

Sheffield manufacturer Gripple has opened a £1m social and training centre in a listed former school.


Plea to “better off” Sheffield pensioners to donate fuel payments

Sheffield’s leading older person’s charity is asking better off pensioners to donate fuel payments to those most in need, in a desperate bid to prevent up to 250 people dying prematurely from the cold in the city this winter.

Ian Beaumont of KPMG

KPMG guide aims to help firms prosper overseas after Brexit

KPMG has launched a guide and online export assessment tool for businesses hoping to boost sales in overseas markets, as the UK prepares for Brexit.

Victoria Price, EY Entrepreneur of the Year Lead Partner in the North,

Fast-growing firms need new routes to funding, says EY report

THE owners of many fast growing businesses are looking overseas for growth capital after struggling to find suitable UK-based investors, according to a new report.

Miss England, and former Miss South Yorkshire, Stephanie Hill, beat hundreds of contestants to take come third in the Miss World final

South Yorkshire beauty queen takes THIRD place in Miss World final

A South Yorkshire beauty queen beat fierce competition to take third place at the Miss World final in Sanya, China last night.
Buses on a Sheffield route are being diverted this evening, after yobs smashed windows on vehicles operating on the route in two separate incidents.

TRAVEL ALERT: Buses on Sheffield route diverted after vandals smash vehicle windows in TWO separate incidents

Buses on a Sheffield route are being diverted this evening, after vandals smashed windows on vehicles operating on the route in two separate incidents.

May King Tsang a trainer at the Google Digital Garage in Sheffield

Google confirms it will extend ‘digital bus tour’ in Yorkshire

Search engine giant Google is extending its Digital Garage ‘bus tour’ in Yorkshire to offer people of all ages digital training and advice through free workshops and face-to-face coaching.

Staff at Virgin East Coast are to ballot for strike action over pay.

More rail misery for Yorkshire as Virgin East Coast ballot for strike action

Workers on Virgin's East Coast rail line are to be balloted for industrial action in a dispute over pay.

The average UK property is now worth 226,367.

UK house price trends: How your town compares with the rest of the country

The general trend of rising house prices is continuing, with the average UK property reaching £226,367 in September, an increase of 5.4% annually.
Mayflower Engineering - Jan Urbaniak fabricator

MADE IN SHEFFIELD: Mayflower engineering ambitious growth plans

Step inside the workshop at Mayflower Engineering and everyone appears to be hitting something with a hammer.

From left: Dr Irshaad Ebrahim, Martyn Ware of Heaven 17 who helped with SleepCogni sounds, and Richard Mills.

How massive grants are turning good ideas into hi-tech products in Sheffield

Sheffield firms are receiving massive grants to turn good ideas into hi-tech products - and new businesses.

City buzz shopping feature at Cocoa Mester, Krynkl, Shalesmoor. Pictured is owner Anna Sterling. Pictue: Chris Etchells

City Buzz: Unique chocolates made with passion and inspired by the seasons

‘Above all, think chocolate’. It’s a mantra which was brought to life by fictional baker Betty Crocker, but it’s one Anna Sterling certainly lives by.


Use a bit of common sense for once

Like many of you I’m a motorist, but the one thing that annoys me more than anything is the driver in front, who refuses to use his or her handbrake.

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Look North legend Harry Gration returns as host for a third year.

Sheffield Business Awards - just 100 tickets left

Like hot cakes.

Asda's new pizza with a taste of the festive season about it. Picture: ASDA

Asda launch full Christmas dinner pizza with all the trimmings

There's nothing quite like a traditional Christmas dinner but if you're tempted to dodge the responsibility of cooking up a festive feast this year Asda has just announced a Christmas themed pizza that comes with all the trimmings.

The Government today laid down legislation which will see Transport for the North become the first body of its kind.

Pioneering transport powers for the North hailed as ‘game-changer’ by Government

The creation of the first body of its type in the country to drive forward transport plans for the North was announced by the Government today.

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Machinist Carl Otter turning forged blanks at Abbey Forged Products.

Jobs joy as £14m Sheffield forge is approved

A Sheffield forgings company is set to spend £14m on new premises and create up to 55 jobs - its largest ever investment.

Neil Bentley of WorldSkills UK Photo: Professional Images/@ProfImages

Young women still have to fight for independence, says survey

YOUNG women who are demanding the right to a rewarding career could face opposition from a surprising number of young men who want them to stay at home, according to new research.

Steve Freeman, iport Rail MD, pictured. Picture: Marie Caley NDFP iport Rail Link MC 2

Doncaster iPort on track as rail link-up completed

One of the latest chapters in Doncaster's history as a major rail town is finally on track - literally.

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