THE last flying Vulcan bomber will be grounded in South Yorkshire throughout the bank holiday, engineers have confirmed.
Two of the Cold War jet’s engines are broken beyond repair, meaning it will not be able to take part in Jubilee events for which it had been booked.
Both engines on the port side are beyond repair because of a breakdown on Monday, which closed the runway at Robin Hood Airport in Doncaster for 90 minutes.
Writer’s book tour
CRIME writer Nick Quantrill will be signing copies of The Late Greats at Waterstones’ book store in Orchard Square, Sheffield city centre, from 11am tomorrow.
FAMILY funeral director John Heath and Sons has opened a new branch in Ecclesfield, Sheffield in the former grounds of the High Greave Inn, High Greave.
JUNIOR Blades under-15 girls team will be helping pack bags at Wilkinson’s store on Haymarket, Sheffield city centre, tomorrow morning to raise money for equipment.