PICTURES: Snow begins falling in Sheffield, with traffic delays already reported

Snow has begun falling in Sheffield, with reports that traffic is already being delayed.
Julie Dore and Chris Read want the benefits of devolution to come to South Yorkshire

Devolution focus on South Yorkshire mayor serving two-year term

Agreement on a devolution deal for South Yorkshire appears to have edged closer – with the focus now on a mayor serving a two-year term.

Police tweeted this photo of a car which crashed off a road in Dronfield, just south of Sheffield (photo: Derbyshire Armed Response Unit)

Porsche crashes off road just outside Sheffield after 'aquaplaning'

This was the scene after a Porsche crashed into trees after 'aquaplaning' off a road just outside Sheffield.
The M1 near Barnsley (photo: Google)

Crash on M1 near Barnsley causing jams back to Sheffield and Rotherham

A crash on the M1 near Barnsley is causing major disruption, with reports of delays stretching to Sheffield and Rotherham.

Kelly Burton, director and insolvency practitioner at Wilson Field

What the fallout from Carillion collapse could mean for Sheffield businesses

The news that construction giant Carillion has gone into liquidation, and the impact that will have on many other businesses highlights how even a multinational is not immune to business failure.

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.

Supertram Link buses are on diversion

'Treacherous' weather conditions causing bus delays and diversions in Sheffield

Buses in Sheffield are being diverted and delayed this afternoon due to the 'treacherous' conditions, with snow, sleet, hail and flash flooding having hit parts of the city today.
Anthony Hinchliffe

'Let me take on Sheffield's 250 Carillion call centre staff whose jobs hang in the balance'

A Sheffield telemarketing boss wants to save the jobs of 250 call centre workers whose roles are at risk following the collapse of Carillion.
L to R Electricians Helen Colwil and Shauna Wigglesworth attended a House of Commons event celebrating the work being done to encourage more women to work in trades

Female electricians attend House of Commons Women in trades event

Two female electricians were special guests at a House of Commons event celebrating the work being done to encourage more women to work in trades.

Yorkshire transport is to undergo a major overhaul.

The North is watching: Ex-Chancellor's warning to Government as 'revolutionary' 30-year Yorkshire transport vision is unveiled

A radical overhaul of ticketing and high speed rail travel between Leeds and Manchester in half an hour are at the centrepiece of a 30 year vision for transport in the North laid out today.
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John Foley of PTSG

PTSG’s results are set to be in line with board’s expectations

Premier Technical Services Group PLC, (PTSG) the niche specialist services provider, today announced that its results for the year ended December 31 2017 are anticipated to be in line with the board’s expectations.

A sign at a Carillion construction site in central London Photo: Yui Mok/PA Wire

Engineering firm Van Elle warns over potential Carillion hit

Engineering firm Van Elle has warned over a potential £1.6 million hit if it fails to claw back payments owed by collapsed construction giant Carillion.

A worker wearing a hi-vis jacket at a Carillion construction site in central London  Photo:  Yui Mok/PA Wire

Carillion is watershed moment that should end ‘rip-off privatisation’ of public services, says Corbyn

Theresa May’s Cabinet was meeting on Tuesday as the fallout from the collapse of building giant Carillion continued to reverberate through the Government.

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Provident Financial is 'engaged in a dialogue' with the FCA

Provident Financial ‘in dialogue’ with FCA in bid to resolve regulatory investigations

PROVIDENT Financial today said it is “engaged in a dialogue” with the Financial Conduct Authority with a view to reaching a resolution of the regulatory investigations at Vanquis Bank and Moneybarn.

The location of the new Boots store at Fox Valley in Stocksbridge (photo: Dransfield Properties)

New Boots store to complete line-up at Sheffield shopping centre

Sheffield's Fox Valley shopping centre has revealed Boots will open at its last vacant unit in March.

Carillion and its subsidiaries have gone into liquidation after amassing huge debts (photo: Yui Mok/PA)

Carillion collapse: what to do if you are affected by firm's demise

A dedicated helpline has been set up to help workers, pensioners and sub-contractors affected by the collapse of Carillion, which employed hundreds of staff in Sheffield.

Drivers heading from Sheffield city centre to Hillsborough have been warned to expect delays

Drivers warned of delays after crash at Sheffield roundabout

Drivers have been warned of possible delays in Sheffield this evening following a crash at a roundabout.

The Carillion call centre in Sheffield

CARILLION: Axe for 20,000 workers likely and hundreds of suppliers set to go bust

Carillion’s 250 Sheffield call centre staff have been told they will be paid after the firm collapsed - but experts have warned all 20,000 UK workers will probably lose their jobs and hundreds of supply chain firms are set to go bust.


Yorkshire workers await news as Carillion collapses into liquidation after crunch talks fail

Construction giant Carillion has said it has "no choice but to take steps to enter into compulsory liquidation with immediate effect" after talks failed to find another way to deal with the company's debts.

PEEL Roleplay is helping to improve the performance of the NHS

Meet the actors who are helping to improve the health service’s bedside manner

A YORKSHIRE-based company is helping to make the NHS more efficient by using actors to improve doctors’ listening skills.

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