Eight stories that made us laugh and cry in Sheffield in 2018
The new year is nearly upon us, so it's time to reflect on the funniest, weirdest and least expected stories of 2018 in Sheffield.
A lot has happened in the last 12 months, so here's a look at some of the best that made us laugh, gasp, wince and cry in 2018.
1. Intruders break into Ponds Forge and cycle off diving boards for YouTube stunt
Pranksters broke into the swimming pool for a YouTube stunt, which they later admitted was a "stupid idea".
2. Sheffield woman's note to two 'lovely' strangers enjoying each other's company on train journey goes viral
Hannah Thornton shared a train journey with two older men, Bill and Morris, in February and left them a note after hearing a heartwarming conversation between the strangers.
3. Sheffield couples sadness after being told to remove roadside garden
A couple from Sheffield were told to remove flowerbeds planted along a rural lane outside their house over 20 years ago to encourage wildlife. The council later put removal plans on hold.
4. Sheffield Wednesday fan disgusted after woman performs sex act on man during game at Hillsborough
A Sheffield Wednesday fan shared her disgust after apparently seeing a woman perform a sex act on a man during a game between the Owls and Stoke City at Hillsborough in September.