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Sheffield Steelers 3 Manchester Storm 1 - Title hunt still on for Steelers but Devils remain in control

SHEFFIELD STEELERS remained in the Elite League title hunt after a 3-1 win over Manchester Storm - but events elsewhere means their window of opportunity is closing all the time.

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Jonathan Phillips

Jonathan Phillips - Captain’s Blog: We’ll never give up in our EIHL league title quest

SHEFFIELD STEELERS captain Jonathan Phillips writes here exclusively for The Yorkshire Post.

Ice Hockey
Huddersfield Town coach David Wagner

Something for the weekend? Four cracking encounters to savour

THE magic of the FA Cup or some juicy EFL fare - just what is your footballing poison on Saturday?

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Hassan Ali

Sheffield police officer under investigation for Rotherham scandal died after being hit by student’s car

An off-duty Sheffield police officer facing an IPCC investigation over the Rotherham child sexual exploitation scandal was killed after being hit by a car driven by a university student who knew him.

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Joe Root

England’s Joe Root vows to play his part for Gary Ballance’s Yorkshire

INCOMING England captain Joe Root says there is little chance he will seek practice for the role by asking to lead Yorkshire at any time this season.

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Teenagers in some parts of the UK are around four times as likely as their peers to apply to go to university.

Miles apart: Yorkshire’s education gap laid bare

TEENAGERS IN some parts of Yorkshire are nearly three times as likely to apply for a university place as their peers just a few miles away, figures out today reveal.

Education 3
TOP CLASS: The Schubert Ensemble who appeared at Music in the Round.

Classical review: Music of the First World War

Music in the Round

Upper Chapel, Sheffield

Music

The rise of the robots - is it a brave new world?

New developments in robot technology and AI have brought us to the cusp of a new industrial revolution. Chris Bond visited Sheffield Robotics to find out more.

Analysis
Craig Wild was murdered on August 25, 2016

BREAKING: Sheffield woman found guilty of murder of man at flat

A woman has been found guilty of the brutal murder of a defenceless man in her Sheffield flat.

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Hassan Ali, who was killed in the crash in Sheffield.

I wasn’t looking at the road, says defendant in Sheffield death crash trial

A university student who fatally injured his best friend’s uncle in a road collision said today he was not looking at the road in front of him before the incident.

Crime
Waqas Khan

Sheffield university student 'was not looking at road ahead' when he fatally injured best friend's uncle

A university student who fatally injured his best friend's uncle in a road collision has said he was not looking at the road in front of him before the incident.

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Lack of staff making South Yorkshire maternity services ‘unsustainable’

Lack of staff making South Yorkshire maternity services ‘unsustainable’

Children’s and maternity services in South Yorkshire are ‘no longer sustainable’ – because hospitals do not have the staff to cope with demand.

Health
Waqas Khan

Student killed Sheffield 'community elder' he called uncle in road collision - court

A university student fatally injured a man crossing the road on a snowy night in Sheffield - realising moments later the victim was a 'community elder' he called uncle.
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Analysis: Sheffield Wednesday 2 Blackburn Rovers 1 - Vincent Sasso double earns fortunate win

VALENTINE’S DAY is traditionally a time for adoration and tenderness – so it was perhaps fitting that someone born in the ‘City of Love’ should endear himself firmly in the hearts of Sheffield Wednesday supporters.

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Bristol Rovers 0 Sheffield United 0: Blades return with point from Bristol

Bristol Rovers 0 Sheffield United 0: Blades return with point from Bristol

much-changed Sheffield United picked up a point after a stalemate at Bristol Rovers.

Football
Sarah Champion

Yorkshire MP slams police for cancelling LGBT event for far-right EDL rally

A Yorkshire MP has slammed police after she claimed the force cancelled an LGBT event to make way for an EDL Rally
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Exclusive: All Sheffield and South Yorkshire NHS hospitals under review to find ‘unsustainable’ services

Exclusive: All Sheffield and South Yorkshire NHS hospitals under review to find ‘unsustainable’ services

All hospital services in Sheffield are under review as health bosses try to fill a £232 million financial blackhole.

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In charge: England have announced Yorkshire batsman Joe Root as their new Test captain. (Picture: Adam Davy/PA)

This is a huge honour, says Yorkshire’s Joe Root as he takes England reins from captain Alastair Cook

“PRIVILEGED, humbled and very excited.”

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Lord David Blunkett.

Sheffield ‘won’t bury its head in sand’

The city of Sheffield must embrace its ‘uniqueness’ in order to attract global business and boost its economy, according to an annual report setting out its strengths and weaknesses.

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England's Joe Root celebrates his double century against Pakistan. (Picture: Martin Rickett/PA Wire)

Chris Waters: Joe Root will adopt a bold new approach in charge of England

TO the names of Lord Hawke, Stanley Jackson, Rony Stanyforth, Norman Yardley, Len Hutton, Brian Close, Raymond Illingworth, Geoffrey Boycott and Michael Vaughan can be added that of Joe Root.

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