Shocking footage of South Yorkshire schoolgirl being brutally attacked emerges on Facebook

Shocking footage of a schoolgirl being viciously attacked in a South Yorkshire park has emerged on social media.

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Public fitness sessions will be taking place across the city, like this one in the Peace Gardens

Time to show all the right moves to get Sheffield feeling healthier

A unique physical activity programme aiming to get thousands of people on the move across Sheffield is returning – after the city clocked up 6.5 million active minutes last year.

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Sheffield girls’ school scoops ‘BiG’ prize at City Enterprise Awards

Three students from Sheffield High School for Girls have won the trip of a lifetime to Amsterdam, sponsored by major law firm DLA Piper, at the prestigious 10th annual BiG Challenge Awards for school and college students.


Red carpet rolled out for South Yorkshire road safety ‘Oscars’

Creativity and innovation have once again been recognised at this annual glitzy ceremony at Sheffield City Hall.

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The nursery on Scotland Street, in Sheffield. Google maps

Sheffield nursery group named among most recommended in the UK

A Sheffield nursery group has been named among the most recommended by parents.


Celebration of 100-years old language study fund

A funding scheme set up by a Sheffield lawyer to help students study modern languages is about to celebrate 100 years in use.

Greenhill Primary pupils involved in recycling

Sheffield pupils’ top talent in the beautiful game, and recycling

Savvy schoolchildren from Sheffield are a step ahead of the Tokyo Olympics when it comes to recycling.

School feature at Waterthorpe Nursery Infants School. Pictured is Madeline Cartwright.

Pride in our schools: Creative pupils with a sense of growing

Waterthorpe Nursery Infant School is on School Thorpe Drive, Waterthrope.

It is a part of the Westfield family of schools – a group of 10 schools in the south-east of the city.

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South Yorkshire college set to mark its 50th anniversary

A call has been made to former students, staff and governors of Thomas Rotherham College (TRC) to help mark its 50th anniversary.

England Cricket Captain Joe Root visits his old primary school, Dore Primary in Sheffield. Picture Scott Merrylees

England cricket captain Joe Root makes surprise trip to former Sheffield school

England cricket captain Joe Root has returned to his old school to give pupils a sporting masterclass.

The University of Sheffield

Mixed fortunes for Sheffield universities in league tables

Sheffield's two universities have achieved mixed fortunes in an influential league table of the country’s top higher education institutions.

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Five Sheffield primary schools refuse places to children living in their catchment area

Five primary and infant schools in Sheffield have had to refuse youngsters a place in September even though they live in the catchment area.
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Doncaster school pupils celebrate

Most Doncaster pupils get a place at one of their favoured schools

Only 51 children out of more than 3,000 were refused a place at one of their preferred primary schools in Doncaster.

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How Mercia School will look.

New £25m Sheffield school to hold information events for parents and pupils

People will be able to find out more about a new school in Sheffield at a series of consultation events.

John Healey, MP for Wentworth and Dearne

MP calls for action as South Yorkshire schools start to cut staff and increase class sizes

Schools in Rotherham and Barnsley are making cutbacks after revealing they do not expect to have enough Government funding by 2020.
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A Sheffield youngster show off his brushing skills.

Tooth brushing clubs to be set up in 40 schools and nurseries in Sheffield

A successful project which has led to more children brushing their teeth in Sheffield is set to be rolled out to more nurseries and schools in the city.
Danum Academy, in Doncaster, where Francoise Jenkins taught at the time

South Yorkshire teacher banned over romp with schoolgirl on prom night

A former South Yorkshire teacher who engaged in sexual activity with a pupil and a third person after a school prom has been banned.
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Sheffield College photography students exhibit at international festival

Sheffield College students are exhibiting their work as part of an international photography festival this month.

How a former lawyer, businessman and soldier left a legacy of language in Sheffield

How a former lawyer, businessman and soldier left a legacy of language in Sheffield

Modern foreign languages have been studied at university level in Sheffield for more than a century.

New mobile 'interactive walking trail' app launched

Walk through Doncaster’s wartime history with new app

Step back in time and explore the hidden history of First World War Doncaster and its surrounding towns and villages, on new interactive walking trails.

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