POLICE are hunting a man with South Yorkshire connections who is wanted over an assault and incident of criminal damage.
Wayne Tidy, aged 47, is sought by Avon and Somerset Police. He is white, bald, speaks with a Yorkshire accent and may have facial hair. Anyone with information should call Yeovil CID on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.
PLANS to transfer 42,000 homes in Sheffield back to council control have been agreed. From 2014 Sheffield Council will manage homes after a large majority of tenants voted in favour of a return to that arrangement rather than Sheffield Homes running properties. The move was approved at a cabinet meeting yesterday.
WORKERS were evacuated from the Forgemasters steel plant in Brightside, Sheffield, after a hydraulic press developed a fault and caught fire. The incident was reported to firefighters who used foam to extinguish the flames at 8pm on Tuesday.
A BMW found burning on Bramley Hall Road, Richmond, Sheffield, had been deliberately set alight. Firefighters were called out to deal with the blaze at 1.50am yesterday.