In Full

South Yorkshire in Full

EPL: Positive approach suits Sheffield Steeldogs | Hull Pirates strive to maintain home record

GREG WOOD believes he has been quick to learn from his mistakes as he strives to make Sheffield Steeldogs a potent force in the English Premier League.

Ice Hockey
Doncaster's Frenchgate centre - are such developments responsible for the litter that blights out-of-town areas where there are empty shops?

YP Letters: Filthy towns not unique to Yorkshire

From: Keith Turnbull, Ryton Way. Doncaster.

Opinion 1
is Heathrow's expansion a betrayal of the North?

YP Letters: Heathrow plan shows North isn’t on Theresa May’s map

From: Karl Sheridan, Selby Road, Holme on Spalding Moor.

Rocket01's defaced David Attenborough portrait on Charles Street. A message accusing someone of the vandalism has been blurred out in the right corner

Women’s Lib vandals target Sheffield street art of David Attenborough and Patrick Moore

A STREET mural of the naturalist Sir David Attenborough in Sheffield has been vandalised and covered with the message “Womens’ Liberation”

Footballer Ched Evans and partner Natasha Massey outside Cardiff Crown Court, where he has been found not guilty of raping a teenager in a hotel

After Ched Evans case, will rape victims get more protection in law?

THE LAW could be changed to give greater protection to alleged rape victims following the case of footballer Ched Evans, the country’s chief legal advisor has suggested.

Crime 3
Prime Minister Theresa May

Prime Minister ‘totally committed’ to Yorkshire devolution

The Prime Minister has given one of the clearest indications yet that wide-ranging powers could be handed to regions like Yorkshire, as she heralded the successes of the nation’s initial devolution deals.

News 1
Junior Frood.

I don’t Belieb it! Leeds schoolboy shares stage with Justin Bieber in Sheffield

Rubbing shoulders with the rich and famous had started to become second nature for dancing sensation Junior Frood.

News 2
Rotherham United

Kenny Jackett is left to rue Rotherham United’s decision to loan out Richie Smallwood

NEW Rotherham United chief Kenny Jackett wishes the club had not sent midfield enforcer Richie Smallwood on loan.

Rotherham United
What can be done to tackle work-life balance?

Jayne Dowle: Families pay price when work never ends

FOR most families in Yorkshire, it’s half-term week. For the children at least. Unless you have unfettered access to the office holiday rota well in advance, it’s likely that you’ll be at your desk while your offspring enjoy the break.

Opinion 1
Theresa May at PMQs.

YP Comment: Last chance for One Yorkshire? County’s devolution dilemma as Theresa May stands firm on elected mayors

THERESA May could not have been clearer at PMQs – what is good for Birmingham, and the so-called Midlands Engine, is good for the rest of the UK as she reiterated her desire to turbo-charge the regional economies. The Tory leader also believes elected mayors are the best way forward.

John Pilger, seen here ahead of a meeting with Julian Assange in 2012, is in Sheffield on Thursday. (AP).

John Pilger: Propaganda is an ‘insidious’ force in the world today

John Pilger is one of the world’s best known investigative journalists and today he’s in Sheffield talking about the power of propaganda. Chris Bond reports.

Danny Willett celebrates winning the European Masters in Switzerland in 2015, one of four wins during his glorious rise over the past two years. (Peter Klaunzer/Keystone via AP)

Danny Willett aims to win Race to Dubai as Rory McIlroy looms in background

Masters champion Danny Willett begins a four-week round-the-world odyssey in China on Thursday with the express purpose of finishing a memorable year as Europe’s No 1 golfer.

Golf 1
Sir Cliff Richard

‘Going in now, Dan’, police texted BBC in ‘running commentary’ on Cliff Richard raid

Sir Cliff Richard claims police gave the BBC a “running commentary” of a raid on his home, in legal papers outlining his £1.5 million court battle, it has emerged.

Crime 5
Rotherham town centre

Rotherham Council drops legal bid to keep four men away from teenage girl in sex abuse case

A JUDGE has banned the identification of four men at the centre of an aborted legal attempt by Rotherham Council to keep them away from a teenage girl who officials believed was being sexually exploited.

File picture

Agencies slow to act over £6m of unpaid child maintenance, says report

Single parents in parts of Yorkshire and Lincolnshire are owed millions of pounds in unpaid child maintenance, a new study shows.

Michael Dugher MP is to force a Commons vote on pharmacy cuts.

Exclusive: MP throws down gauntlet over pharmacy cuts and demands Commons vote

SENIOR Yorkshire MP Michael Dugher will attempt to force a Commons vote on the Government’s proposed pharmacy cuts, The Yorkshire Post can reveal.

Health 1
Barnsley MP Michael Dugher is leading the fight against pharmacy closures.

Michael Dugher: Pharmacy cuts will only add to pressure on creaking NHS

WRITING in The Yorkshire Post over the summer, I warned about the devastating impact that Government cuts to pharmacies could have on our local communities and our NHS. And I invited the new Minister, David Mowat, to re-think the plan.

History man: Sir Tony Robinson with a Roman Samian wine cup found at a dig in Castleford. (YPN).

Sir Tony Robinson: From Blackadder to Time Team and beyond...

Sir Tony Robinson is a much loved actor, author, TV presenter and plenty more besides. Chris Bond talked to him ahead of his return to Yorkshire.

A British Airways plane flies past an alleyway between two houses in Longford Village, Hillingdon, near Heathrow Airport.

YP Comment: Is it take-off for third runway? Hiatus over Heathrow expansion

there ARE many obstacles that still need to be overcome before Heathrow’s third runway is built.

Sir Gary Verity unveils the host towns for the 2017 Tour de Yorkshire at the Welcome to Yorkshire offices in Leeds. 
Picture: Jonathan Gawthorpe

Tour de Yorkshire: Venues announced for Britain’s top cycling event

The host towns and cities for the 2017 Tour de Yorkshire have been unveiled.

Walks and Cycling 5
Load more