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Exclusive: ‘Acts of blatant dishonesty’ by waste firm director

A director of a company planning to reopen a rubbish tip next to a top Yorkshire golf academy has previously admitted to “acts of blatant dishonesty” over waste disposal practices at another site he ran in the county, court documents reveal.

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Lynsey Haycock

Dedicated teacher who died after tragic classroom accident in Sheffield had cut holiday short to start work early

A dedicated teacher who died following a tragic accident at a Sheffield school had cut short her holiday to prepare for the new term that day.
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The plants were seized in Rotherham,

Police seize 300 cannabis plants from 'sophisticated' Rotherham drugs farm

Officers seized more than 300 cannabis plants in Rotherham last night during a raid at a "sophisticated drug farm".

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The Peter Cowan Golf Academy sign

Exclusive: Director of waste firm opening rubbish tip next to Yorkshire golf academy admitted tax evasion and bribery

A director of a waste management firm intending to reopen a rubbish tip next to a Yorkshire golf academy used by some of the world’s best players has previously admitted tax evasion, bribery and falsifying waste returns in court.

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Paul Goodison on the Artemis Racing America's Cup boat at Morgan's Point, Bermuda (Pictures: Sander van der Borch)

Weekend Interview: Rotherham’s Paul Goodison sets sail for greatest prize in America’s Cup

Ulley Reservoir Country Park is a quaint little spot just off the M1 in Rotherham.

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Serious accident closes M18 motorway in South Yorkshire

A series accident closed the M18 in South Yorkshire for several hours last night.

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Zalgai Ahmadi, who was jailed today at Sheffield Crown Court.

290 years for 21 Rotherham sex case criminals

The total in prison terms handed down to people who sexually exploited children in Rotherham has exceeded 290 years following the sentencing of the 21st defendant to be found guilty.

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Aerial picture of the blaze.

VIDEO: Watch as 'drone camera' captures dramatic aerial view of huge ongoing blaze in South Yorkshire

Dramatic aerial footage has emerged of a huge blaze ripping through a recycling centre in South Yorkshire today.

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Ukip leader Paul Nuttall is under pressure.

Election blow for Ukip as Yorkshire leaders walk out

UKIP has suffered a major pre-election blow in one of its heartlands after the hierarchy of the party’s branch in Rotherham all resigned, with the local chairman bluntly stating party leader Paul Nuttall is “the wrong man for the job”.

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Rotherham Council's director of children's services, Ian Thomas. Picture Scott Merrylees.

More children under council care as Yorkshire town battles to reverse ‘two decades of failure’

ROTHERHAM Council has launched a recruitment drive for social workers to look after the growing number of children in care as part of its ongoing challenge to turn around “two decades of failure” in the wake of the child sex abuse scandal.

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South Yorkshire Police said their investigation had now been closed.

Police abandon Rotherham rape investigation

Detectives investigating the reported rape of a 16-year-old girl in the Badsley Moor Lane area of Rotherham have now concluded the incident “did not take place”.

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The stolen quad bike.

Quad bike stolen in Rotherham burglary

A quad bike was stolen during a burglary at a house in the Rawmarsh area of Rotherham at the weekend.

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Man seriously injured as car is flipped upside down near Rotherham

A 47-year-old man suffered serious injuries when a car flipped over and landed on its roof in a village near Rotherham.

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Rotherham Town Centre

Dozens more officers being hired for ‘hugely challenging’ Rotherham abuse scandal probe

Dozens of extra police officers from across the country are being recruited to join a massive investigation into the Rotherham child abuse scandal.

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Millers' manager Paul Warne

Hope for Rotherham United? Mini-season revival has given Warne belief

Rotherham manager Paul Warne can see the green shoots of recovery after his side registered their first away point since October.

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Police are appealing for information.

Motorcyclist suffers serious injuries in Yorkshire collision

Police are appealing for information after a motorcyclist suffered serious injuries in a collision.
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Tom Adeyemi scored Rotherham United's winner against Ipswich Town.

Adeyemi’s goal ensures Rotherham United avoid unwanted record

Rotherham United’s manager Paul Warne had double reason to celebrate.

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Ghostly sighting caught on camera at Yorkshire stately home

A suspected ghost has been caught on camera in the stable block of a Yorkshire stately home.
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Jon Taylor celebrates scoring for Rotherham United in a difficult season.

Jon Taylor confident Rotherham United can make swift return

A number of Yorkshire clubs may be firmly focused on some pressing business for the rest of the season, but for Rotherham United, sights have switched to the close season and a rebuilding job following a desperate 2016-17 campaign which has ended in relegation.

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CCTV pictures released by South Yorkshire Police

CCTV: Quad bike burglars snatch safe from Yorkshire e-cigarette business

Burglars snatched a safe from an e-cigarette shop before fleeing on quad and off-road bikes in Rotherham.

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