Dedicated clinic for users of 'zombie drug' spice being launched in Sheffield

A dedicated spice clinic is being launched in Sheffield as part of efforts to get a grip on the 'zombie drug'.


Stop and search could be stepped up in Sheffield after second murder within two days

Police in Sheffield may step up the use of stop and search powers after a second teenager within two days was stabbed to death.

Sheffield schools at 'tipping point', Prime Minister is told

A Sheffield MP has warned Theresa May that schools in the city are at a 'tipping point' due to a lack of funding.

Craig with his wife Nichola

Tributes paid to much-loved Sheffield football coach with 'heart of gold'

A junior football coach from Sheffield who passed on his love of the game to a generation of youngsters has died aged just 57.

A stink pit reportedly found on the Moscar estate in Sheffield (pic: Sheffield and Rotherham Wildlife Trust)

'Stink pits' filled with rotting carcasses blamed for decline in Sheffield's mountain hares

Rotting piles of animal carcasses known as 'stink pits' have been blamed for a dramatic decline in mountain hares in the countryside around Sheffield.

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Kelly Brewster, from Sheffield, who was killed in the Manchester bombing

Family of Manchester bombing victim from Sheffield pen heart wrenching poem

The family of Kelly Brewster, the Sheffield woman killed in the Manchester bombing, have penned a heart wrenching poem on the anniversary of her death.

Ocean Fish and Chips on Chesterfield Road, in Heeley

TAKEAWAY REVIEW: What's the catch at top Sheffield chippy?

Today’s news, tomorrow’s fish and chip paper is a phrase usually uttered with some scorn, but what nobler future could lie in store than to swaddle this British classic?

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Amal and George Clooney at the royal wedding, as snapped by Jarnel and Narmila Singh

I wouldn't sell royal wedding goody bag for £50,000, says Doncaster fundraiser invited to share in the big day

A Doncaster fundraiser who joined the royal wedding celebrations after receiving a golden ticket says he was horrified to see the souvenir gift bags being sold online.

Twenty people died when the HMS Sheffield was hit during the Falklands War (pic: PA)

HMS Sheffield's flag set to fly again in Sheffield 36 years after Falklands sinking

More than 36 years since the HMS Sheffield was hit, killing 20 people, the Union Jack it proudly flew is set to be raised once again in the ship's spiritual home.
Amelia Thompson, aged 12, who survived the Manchester bombing (pic: Peter Byrne/PA Wire)

Brave young bombing survivor from Dronfield returns to Manchester for anniversary commemorations

A young survivor of the Manchester bombings from Dronfield bravely returned to the city today on the first anniversary of the terror attack.

Anti-fracking protesters in Ecclesfield, Sheffield

Fracking could be 'imposed' on Sheffield in 'reckless dash for gas', claims councillor

Fracking could be 'unfairly imposed' on Sheffield, it has been warned, after new measures designed to speed up shale gas exploration were unveiled.
The lunch club has been running for nearly 40 years

Volunteers urgently needed to save one of Sheffield's oldest lunch clubs

One of Sheffield's longest-running lunch clubs could close within weeks unless new volunteers step forward to preserve the 'lifeline' for older people.
Prince Harry and Meghan Markle (pic: Alexi Lubomirski/PAWire)

Pimm's, shortbread and a 'dapper' blue suit - how Sheffield's special guests plan to toast royal wedding

As royal wedding fever spreads, special guests from Sheffield are preparing to join the celebrations in the grounds of Windsor Castle.

Migrants and visitors to the UK must now pay for non-urgent treatment upfront

How are upfront NHS charges affecting migrants in Sheffield?

Charging migrants and visitors to the UK upfront for NHS care may be a false economy, say health experts in Sheffield.

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Mum's anger over son's expulsion after being caught with cannabis at Sheffield school

A mother whose 13-year-old son was expelled after being caught with cannabis in the grounds of a Sheffield school says she feels let down.

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David Bradford and his son Adam, with whom he has campaigned for tighter gambling regulations

Gambling addict from Sheffield who lost over £500,000 says more support is needed to save lives

A Sheffield man whose gambling habit landed him in prison says more support is needed to prevent fellow addicts taking their own lives.

David Bradford, whose gambling problem landed him behind bars, with his son Adam

Sheffield family shattered by secret gambling addiction 'delighted' at clampdown on 'crack cocaine' of betting

A Sheffield man whose father's secret gambling addiction landed him behind bars is 'delighted' the maximum stake on fixed odds betting machines is being slashed.

Angela Smith MP with the new Sheffield-made stainless steel cutlery introduced in the House of Commons

Sheffield cutlery keeps place at parliamentary tables after battle

Sheffield's proud tradition of supplying cutlery to parliament has been maintained, after a fight to prevent the contract going overseas.

Councillors Ben Miskell and Jack Scott with MP Louise Haigh beside a graffiti-covered telecommunications cabinet in Sheffield

Telecoms giant gets message over graffiti in Sheffield

A victory has been secured in the fight against graffiti blighting Sheffield, after a telecommunications giant cleaned up tags scrawled across its equipment.

Sellers are being more realistic when it comes to the value of their property, it is claimed

More than £10,000 wiped from asking price of average Sheffield home

Average asking prices in Sheffield have plummeted by more than £10,000 in the last year, an estate agent has revealed.

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