Sheffield roads will be treated by The Gritternator

Amey Gritter naming competition.
Amey Gritter naming competition.
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Sheffield streets will receive winter treatment from the Ice Warrior, Sammy Snow, and The Steel City Gritter this year.

Creative youngsters have given names to 13 of the machines in a competition run by council contractor Streets Ahead.

Staff have also been in to schools to speak about keeping safe when snow and ice is on the ground.

Other names chosen by pupils from 13 schools include Selwyn Salt, The Gritternator and Snow Catcher.