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Here’s a run down of the news around South Yorkshire today.

Arsonists wreak havoc across South Yorkshire on Bonfire Night

A firework was pushed through the letter box of a flat and another damaged a car last night, South Yorkshire firefighters have revealed.

The incidents were among dozens crews across the county were alerted to on Bonfire Night - traditionally the busiest night of the year for the county’s fire service.

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VIDEO: Watch rarely seen 1933 public information film about Sheffield

British Pathe has released a rarely seen public information film about Sheffield made in 1933.

Entitled ‘Famous Cities of Britain No. 7’ the film features a voiceover from the then Lord Mayor of Sheffield, Alderman Ernest Wilson, and shows a Sheffield a world away from the city we live in today.

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Taxi drivers confronted by bailiffs as Sheffield Council incorrectly issues 4,679 bus lane fines

Taxi drivers have been confronted by bailiffs after being incorrectly fined for using bus lanes in a major council blunder.

Shocking new figures show 4,679 bus lane charges were issued to exempt vehicles by Sheffield Council in the last year – many of them to the same drivers.

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VIDEO: Watch the new John Lewis Christmas advert

John Lewis has partnered with Age UK for its Christmas ad - fondly regarded as the pinnacle of festive retail - with a reminder to consumers to consider those who will be alone this year.

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Road safety devices stolen from Sheffield by thieves

Road safety devices worth thousands of pounds have been stolen from Sheffield streets.

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Sir Cliff Richard dines at popular South Yorkshire restaurant

Sir Cliff Richard surprised diners when he visited at a popular Indian restaurant in Barnsley.

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