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Weather and traffic causing delays on Sheffield tram routes

'Weather, traffic and passenger delays' are causing delays on two of Sheffield's tram routes this evening.

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One lane is currently closed on a South Yorkshire stretch of motorway, to allow for emergency work to be carried out to repair a carriageway defect.

Lane closed on South Yorkshire stretch of motorway due to carriageway defect

One lane is currently closed on a South Yorkshire stretch of motorway, to allow for emergency work to be carried out to repair a carriageway defect.

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Hanover tower block on Exeter Drive, Broomhall

Installation of sprinklers in Sheffield's 24 tower blocks could take up to two years

Installing sprinklers in all of Sheffield's tower blocks could take up to two years and will only begin once the Grenfell Tower interim report has been published, the council confirmed.

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Passengers using a number of routes across South Yorkshire are facing disruption after rail workers began a 48-hour strike in a dispute over rosters and Sunday working.

South Yorkshire passengers facing disruption as rail staff begin 48-hour strike

Passengers using a number of routes across South Yorkshire are facing disruption after rail workers began a 48-hour strike in a dispute over rosters and Sunday working.

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Kim Streets

'I'm keen we get it right': Sheffield museums boss says library and gallery building could become 'vital and vibrant cultural destination'

Turning Sheffield's Central Library and Graves Gallery building into a landmark arts centre rather than a five-star hotel could create a 'vital and vibrant cultural destination', a city museums boss has said.

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Lizzie Maskery with her jewellery on the stall

City Buzz: Be charmed by Lizzie’s jewellery

Like magpies, Lizzie Maskery loves shiny things. She loves jewellery the most, and that is why she decided to set up her own business.

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All the winners celebrate on stage.

Winners’ delight at Sheffield Business Awards

More than 900 people cheered the winners at the Sheffield Business Awards.

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Buses in Sheffield

I’m reconsidering my mode of transport

Catching a bus during off-peak times has become a test of resilience, patience and endurance.

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The planned Doncaster museum, library, and archives building built around the former Doncaster Girls Grammar School

Bid for more culture in Doncaster town centre

It may have suffered through recession and internet shopping - but Doncaster town centre may have something to smile about.

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It is hoped airlines will one day send jets to Doncaster Sheffield Airport for maintenance. Picture: Chris Etchells

£18m aero apprentice centre plan in Doncaster to help skills soar

An £18 million aeronautics apprentice training centre at Doncaster Sheffield Airport could help land huge airline maintenance contracts, its backers say.

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Carl Cavers, Darren Mills and Paul Porter, Sumo Digital co-founders.

Sheffield games firm Sumo Digital set to raise £70m from stock market float

Sumo Digital is set to float on the stock exchange in a deal expected to raise £70m - and value the company at £140m.

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Exhaust emissions - a source of pollution.

Workplace parking charges, tram network extensions, better cycle lanes and charge on polluting vehicles suggested in drive to boost transport and cut pollution in Sheffield

Efforts to clean up Sheffield's air and prevent the city's roads from being gridlocked with traffic are gathering pace.
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Construction has stopped at the Spectrum flats on a site off Hanover Way.

£10m unfinished Sheffield flats ‘not abandoned’

A £10m Sheffield student block that has been left half finished for TWO years is now set for completion, developers say.

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Look North legend Harry Gration returns as host for a third year.

Sheffield Business Awards set to cap brilliant year

Eight hundred and ninety people will be at the Sheffield Business Awards ceremony for the celebration of the year.

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From left: Niall Baker, Alfie Moore, Richard Pinfold, Kash Purohit, Philippa Sanderson, Melinda Schofield, Ian Hobson, Ollie Hart.

COMEDY IS A TERRIFYING BUSINESS FOR GROUP

Taking to the stage is no joke, as seven people discovered, at a Funny Business performance in aid of Weston Park Cancer Charity.

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COMMENT: One Yorkshire leaders seduced by an empty soundbite

COMMENT: One Yorkshire leaders seduced by an empty soundbite

I have a cartoon in my head that sums up Yorkshire’s devolution problems – forgive me, it is not subtle.

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Police said two cars are believed to have been involved in a collision

'No injuries' in M1 motorway crash in South Yorkshire as efforts to clear wreckage continue

Nobody was injured in a crash which has caused severe delays on the M1 in South Yorkshire this evening, police have said.

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Waterthorpe Nursery and Infant School eco leader Suzanne Marriott, left, with headteacher Helen Stokes, centre, a representative from the Department for Transport and pupils Blake Gregory and Martha Greetham

Primary school named best in Sheffield for its travel efforts

A primary school has been named the best in Sheffield for encouraging parents to leave the car at home.
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Paul Trickett, partner at Deloitte in Yorkshire

Brexit fails to dampen Yorkshire firms’ hunger for international acquisitions

Brexit and the fall in the value of sterling have failed to dampen the enthusiasm for international acquisitions by Yorkshire-based companies, new research for Deloitte reveals.

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From left: Amy Worthington, Tracey Campbell and Izzy Lindley.

Award-winning Sheffield florist blossoms in new premises

Sheffield wedding florist Campbell’s Flowers has moved into its own premises in Kelham Island.

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