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Car set alight in arson attack in Sheffield

A car was torched in an arson attack in Sheffield in the early hours of this morning.

Today's weather

WEATHER: Frosty start to the day in Sheffield

Parts of Sheffield woke up to a ground frost this morning.
Burglars struck in a Sheffield suburb overnight on Saturday into Sunday

Burglars active in Sheffield suburb

Burglars broke into two homes in a Sheffield suburb and attempted to get into another two on the same night.
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Youths were caught letting off fireworks in a Sheffield park

Youths banned from Sheffield park over fireworks

Four youths have been banned from a Sheffield park for 48 hours after they were caught letting off fireworks.
Defective taxis were found in Doncaster

Defective taxis banned from the roads in Doncaster

Five defective taxis were ordered off the roads in Doncaster after police spot checks over the weekend.
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Police probe into serious collision in Barnsley

A police probe is underway into a serious collision in Barnsley.
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Rape suspect bailed

Sheffield taxi rape suspect released on bail

A man arrested over the rape of a woman in a Sheffield taxi has been released on bail.
One lane of the M1 in South Yorkshire is blocked

South Yorkshire motorway lane blocked after crash between car and van

One lane of the M1 in South Yorkshire is blocked this morning following a collision between a car and a van.

Assistant Police and Crime Commissioner

Assistant Police and Crime Commissioner appointed in South Yorkshire

An Assistant Police and Crime Commissioner has been appointed in South Yorkshire - to try to restore trust in the county's police force.

Sheffield Hallam University Vice Chancellor Chris Husbands. Picture: Andrew Roe

Star Interview with Richard Blackledge: How city university is ‘shaping Sheffield’

From the roof terrace of Sheffield Hallam University’s £30 million building on Charles Street in the city centre, there’s a view that stretches for miles – out to the greenery of Norfolk Heritage Park and the Cholera Monument, over to Gleadless Valley and, beyond, Norton.

Police want to find this man after an assault in Orchard Square

Sheffield barista injured in ‘unprovoked attack’ in Orchard Square

A Sheffield barista was assaulted as he opened up to start his shift, sparking a police 


We need to know the terms of Brexit

Several recent Star letters have sharply criticised anyone suggesting that the British people should have a say on the terms reached for the UK leaving the EU.

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CITY BUZZ: Take your family on a spooky tour this Halloween...

Got a hankering to do some ghost hunting this Halloween?

Walking To School

City pupils’ walking pilot

A new pilot project is encouraging Sheffield schoolchildren to walk to school, rather than being taken in the car.

Sean White and Nick Trott

National awards for top city dietitians

Two Sheffield dietitians have been reconised for the impact their work has had on good patient nutrition.


Vote for Emmaus Sheffield funding

A Sheffield group, which supports homeless people in the city, is in the running for a share of a £1.25m fund set up by Natwest - and needs the public’s votes to secure up to £35,000.


What could you have in common with Ed Sheeran?

What do Ed Sheeran, King Edward VI, Rowan Atkinson, Bruce Willis and Emily Blunt all have in comme with about 5,000 Sheffielders?


Enjoy some natural beauty this autumn

Why settle for one beautiful reservoir, when you can visit three, at Upper Derwent Valley this autumn?


Get down and foodie at city’s Food Network event

An event, which it’s hoped will stimulate discussion and allow people to share experiences in all aspects of Sustainable Food, will be hosted in Sheffield’s Union St Co-working Space this Friday.

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Frightening free fun to be had!

With so much going on this week, it’s great to see so much frighteningly free fun on offer too!

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