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Man goes on trial accused of assaulting girl, 15, in South Yorkshire woodlands

A man has gone on trial, accused of sexually assaulting a 15-year-old girl in an incident alleged to have taken place in South Yorkshire woodlands almost two years ago.
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The Star understands Crystal will re-open with its regular 'student night' tomorrow.

Sheffield bar where five men were stabbed in gang-related brawl will reportedly re-open tomorrow

A Sheffield bar, where five men were stabbed in a gang-related brawl on New Year's Eve, is reportedly due to re-open tomorrow after court orders kept it closed to the public for over a fortnight.

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A serial robber attacked an 83-year-old woman in a Doncaster alleyway, before eventually knocking her to the ground and stealing her bag, a court heard.

Masked man robbed 83-year-old woman after jumping out at her from Doncaster alleyway

A serial robber attacked an 83-year-old woman in a Doncaster alleyway, before eventually knocking her to the ground and stealing her bag, a court heard.

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29-year-old Daniel Wheatley appeared at Sheffield Crown Court today to be sentenced for the offences of making indecent images of a child and taking indecent images of a child that he pleaded guilty to at an earlier hearing.

Sheffield man who made indecent image of young girl given suspended sentence

A 29-year-old Sheffield man who admitted to taking indecent images of a child and to downloading child pornography has avoided prison.

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Sheffield Wednesday and Sheffield United are united in their condemnation of sexist chants that were used by both sets of fans during Fridays Steel City derby.

Owls and Blades are united in their condemnation of sexist chants used during Friday's Steel City derby

Sheffield Wednesday and Sheffield United are united in their condemnation of sexist chants that were used by both sets of fans during Friday’s Steel City derby.

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Calls have been made for more to be done to tackle sexism in football after Sheffield Wednesday supporters were heard directing vile chants at the Sheffield United managers female relatives during Fridays derby.

Rude chants heard during Friday's Steel City derby spark calls to tackle sexism in football

Calls have been made for more to be done to tackle sexism in football after Sheffield Wednesday supporters were heard directing vile chants at the Sheffield United manager’s female relatives during Friday’s derby.

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Humberside Police are appealing for help to find Anthony Lawrence, who they want to speak to in connection with a suspected murder in Southbourn, Driffield. They have asked every force in the country for their assistance.

Police continue to look for man they want to speak to in connection with suspected murder

South Yorkshire Police are asking members of the public to be on the look-out for a man a neighbouring force are still trying to locate in connection with a suspected murder.

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Oliver Bryssau, CEO of Origin Broadband

Job losses at Doncaster internet company

Over a dozen people have lost their jobs at a Doncaster internet company, which says it has taken the decision in order to 'create a more agile and sustainable business for future growth'.

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Lucy Millburn wowed the judges on The Voice last night

Sheffield singer wows judges on The Voice

A 20-year-old Sheffield woman wowed the judges on last night's episode of The Voice, when her emotional performance persuaded all four judges to turn round.
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Sheffield Hallam University

International students boosted Sheffield Central's economy by £226m in one year, research shows

Sheffield Central's international students boosted its economy by £226million in 2015/16 - the most of any constituency in the country, new research has shown.

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Over 40 teachers in Sheffield have gone on long-term stress leave in the past 12 months, new figures have revealed.

'Impossible pressures' blamed for the 47 Sheffield teachers on long-term stress leave

Over 40 teachers in Sheffield have gone on long-term stress leave in the past 12 months, new figures have revealed.

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The M62 has reopened after it was closed in both directions for several hours following a 'police incident'

REGIONAL TRAVEL ALERT: M62 reopens after 'police incident' closed road in both directions

The M62 has reopened after it was closed in both directions for several hours following a 'police incident'.
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Doncaster Rovers manager, Darren Ferguson, has apologised for comments he made after yesterday's match in which he complained about the standard of referees and said shooting them would be a good idea.

Doncaster Rovers manager Darren Ferguson apologises for 'tongue-in-cheek' comment about shooting referees

Doncaster Rovers manager, Darren Ferguson, has apologised for comments he made after yesterday's match in which he complained about the standard of referees and said they should be shot.

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Flytipping left at Sheffield's Ski Village

Sheffield Council spent more than £600k cleaning up mess left by flytippers last year, new figures reveal

An agricultural expert is warning of the ‘hidden cost’ of flytipping, after it was revealed that Sheffield Council spent more than £600,000 on cleaning up thecity in just 12 months.

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Louis Tomlinson

Doncaster pop star Louis Tomlinson makes charity's Christmas wishes come true

Doncaster pop star, Louis Tomlinson, has helped to make the Christmas wishes of dozens of sick youngsters being treated at a children's hospice come true.

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Last year's dragon boat race raised more than 15,000

Doncaster dragon boat challenge raises over £15k

An annual dragon boat race held in Doncaster has helped to raise more than £15,000 for charity.
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The Forum Inn was broken into on Thursday, January 11

Sheffield pub targeted by burglars

A Sheffield pub has been broken into by burglars, who gained access to the property by forcing the rear doors.

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Anthony Lawrence.

Police ask for help to find man they want to speak to in connection with suspected murder

South Yorkshire Police are asking members of the public to be on the look-out for a man a neighbouring force want to speak to in connection with a suspected murder.

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Richard Wright

Sheffield College chairman steps down - just two months after resignation of chief executive

The Chairman of the Governing Body at Sheffield College has stepped down from the role, just two months after its chief executive resigned with immediate effect.

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Thieves targeted Pipworth Community Primary School between January 10 and January 11

Two Sheffield primary schools targeted by thieves by on same night

Medical supplies and martial arts equipment are among the items stolen from two Sheffield primary schools that were broken into on the same night.
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