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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.

Thousands of pounds worth of damage was done to a red Porsche and a black Ferrari after the two 'supercars' collided on the Tinsley roundabout in Sheffield in May.

5. Supercars crash on Sheffield roundabout

Thousands of pounds worth of damage was done to a red Porsche and a black Ferrari after the two 'supercars' collided on the Tinsley roundabout in Sheffield in May.
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A woman was rescued from an Indian restaurant in Sheffield after falling asleep in the toilet on a night out. She dialled 999 to raise the alarm after finding herself locked in the restaurant and unable to get out the next morning.

6. Woman rescued from Indian restaurant in Sheffield after falling asleep on toilet

A woman was rescued from an Indian restaurant in Sheffield after falling asleep in the toilet on a night out. She dialled 999 to raise the alarm after finding herself locked in the restaurant and unable to get out the next morning.
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The Lord Mayor Magid Magid branded Donald Trump a 'wasteman' ahead of the US president's state visit to the UK. Magid declared in a packed out city council meeting that Trump was not welcome in the steel city.

7. Lord Mayor Magid Magid brands Donald Trump a 'wasteman' and bans him from Sheffield

The Lord Mayor Magid Magid branded Donald Trump a 'wasteman' ahead of the US president's state visit to the UK. Magid declared in a packed out city council meeting that Trump was not welcome in the steel city.
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A retired Sheffield art teacher pleaded with drunken louts to stop pretending to have sex with a hedge trimmed into the shape of a tastefully nude lady outside his home in July.

8. 'Stop having sex with my hedge'\: Sheffield man's desperate plea to drunken louts

A retired Sheffield art teacher pleaded with drunken louts to stop pretending to have sex with a hedge trimmed into the shape of a tastefully nude lady outside his home in July.
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