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Workers are being ‘short-changed’ by employees, Sheffield researchers have found

ZERO hours contracts and so-called self-employment is short-changing workers who are trying their best to make a living, research by Citizens Advice Sheffield has found.

Business
Youngsters at Shepcote Lane custody suite.

South Yorkshire youngsters given unique insight into life behind bars

Youngsters were given a unique insight into life behind bars - when they took part in a tour of a custody suite in Sheffield.
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A Yellow Warning for wind has been issued

WEATHER WARNING: Fierce winds to batter Sheffield

Forecasters have issued a weather warning for the north of England as strong winds and heavy rain sweep across the country.
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Cybercrime.

South Yorkshire Lloyds credit card customers urged to check bank statements

Lloyds bank credit card customers are being urged to check their bank statements after numerous reports of fraudulent activity.
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It took jurors less than an hour to find Arshid Hussain guilty of indecently assaulting a 13-year-old girl when he was 27

South Yorkshire child abuser Arshid Hussain sentenced to seven years in prison for abusing 13-year-old girl

Arshid Hussain, who is already serving a 35-year jail term for 23 child sex offences, was sentenced to seven years in prison after being found guilty of indecently assaulting a 13-year-old girl when he was 27.
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Staff and students at Handsworth Grange Community Sports College are celebrating after a oustanding Ofsted report. Picture: Chris Etchells

Sheffield secondary school celebrates outstanding Ofsted report

Staff and pupils at a Sheffield school are celebrating its change in fortunes after it received a glowing report from inspectors.
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Some of the residents who have been fighting to protect the green space from development

D-day approaches in 14-year battle to protect green space in Sheffield

The outcome of a 14-year battle to protect a green space in Sheffield from development is set to be decided next week.
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Fred and Elsie in action at the clock tower (Stuart Hastings)

What has happened to Sheffield clock tower's famous faces, ask shoppers

They are two of Sheffield's best-known characters, but you may not have clocked their faces for a while.

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The land in question before the old mine head wheel shaft was removed

Solar farm on the cards for old mining site in Sheffield countryside

A famous mining site on Sheffield's outskirts could become a solar farm, under proposals being considered by the new owners.
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Pubs and Clubs Guide: Sheffield, Barnsley, Rotherham and Doncaster

Pubs and Clubs Guide: Sheffield, Barnsley, Rotherham and Doncaster

Do you have an event you’d like to see in our Pubs and Clubs guide? Email the details to whats.on@sheffieldnewspapers.co.uk

Gigs and Music
What’s On Guide to Sheffield, Barnsley, Rotherham and Doncaster

What’s On Guide to Sheffield, Barnsley, Rotherham and Doncaster

Do you have an event you’d like to see promoted in our What’s On? Email the details to whats.on@sheffieldnewspapers.co.uk

Whats on
Ten Things To Do Today - Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Ten Things To Do Today - Tuesday, November 21, 2017

1. Vinyl Night, where music lovers can listen to, buy and swap their vinyl records. Cutlers Arms, 29 Westgate, Rotherham, S60 1BQ, 7.30pm, 18+, free entry. Tel. 01709 382581.

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Rambling - Your Guide to Sheffield, Barnsley, Rotherham and Doncaster - w/c Saturday, November 18, 2017

Rambling - Your Guide to Sheffield, Barnsley, Rotherham and Doncaster - w/c Saturday, November 18, 2017

Ramble After 50 for Sheffield Singles, Walks every month. New walkers welcome. Dtls Moya 07999845638.

Out and About
Vernon oak

Nothing dangerous or hazardous

I recently went to visit the 150-year-old Vernon oak and met some of the lovely people who are trying to save this beautiful tree from being felled.

Your Say 2
Pigeons at The Moor are becoming a problem

My last pigeon post

Susan Richardson leaves me little choice but to respond yet again, (albeit reluctantly), to her comments on pigeons.

Your Say
Carlos Carvalhal

Sheffield Wednesday: Owls fans asked to keep the faith

Head coach Carlos Carvalhal has urged Wednesday’s fans to keep the faith with his inconsistent team.

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Carlos Carvalhal feels a number of refereeing decisions have gone against his side in recent weeks

Sheffield Wednesday: Fired up Carlos Carvalhal hits out at ‘strange’ refereeing decisions

It is fair to say Carlos Carvalhal was on feisty form at his pre-match press conference yesterday.

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Samir Carruthers could start against Fulham tonight: Jamie Tyerman/Sportimage

Sheffield United: ‘We need your support more than ever now’ Chris Wilder tells fans ahead of Fulham test

Chris Wilder last night told Sheffield United supporters they can help soften the blow of losing Paul Coutts to injury by giving their unequivocal backing to the midfielder’s replacement.

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Sheffield United captain Billy Sharp is confident his team mates can keep scoring goals: David Klein/Sportimage

Sheffield United: Pre-season fears about this team’s goal-threat now seem slightly ridiculous

It seems incredible now but last summer, when Sheffield United were preparing for their first Championship campaign since 2011, concerns were being expressed about the firepower at Chris Wilder’s disposal.

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Jake Wright admits Sheffield United's players are gutted for their team mate Paul Coutts: Simon Bellis/Sportimage

Sheffield United: Jake Wright reveals why he already knows his team mates can cope with the loss of Paul Coutts

Jake Wright has quashed fears the loss of Paul Coutts will derail Sheffield United’s season.

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