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Sheffield Steelers' Mathieu Roy forced to retire through injury

SHEFFIELD STEELERS' plans for 2018-19 have been handed an unexpected blow after Mathieu Roy's shock decision to retire from the game.
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Two young men have been put behind bars for their part in a botched plot to steal a Rolex watch worth over 25,000 from a jewellers at Meadowhall.

Men jailed for attempting to steal Rolex watch worth £25k from Meadowhall jewellers

Two young men have been put behind bars for their part in a botched plot to steal a Rolex watch worth over £25,000 from a jewellers at Meadowhall.

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Bill Stephenson, Donna Hargreaves and Carmen Bello sit on an unguarded fourth storey concrete parapet. Hyde Park Flats, Sheffield, 1988  Bill Stephenson

Love among the ruins: Park Hill exhibition to reopen Sheffield gallery

The modernist Park Hill estate in Sheffield has long been a source of artistic inspiration, firing the imaginations of designers, architects and musicians since it was built as a bold social housing experiment in 1961.
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A series of fundraising campaigns have begun to get a book created to celebrate words of everyday nature that have been removed from the junior Oxford English Dictionary into all of Yorkshire's primary schools. French teacher Vicky Cooke is running the Bradford campaign. Pictured at The Grove Bookshop in Ilkley is Charlie Clerici, 10,  with 'The Lost Words'.

Grassroots campaign getting book celebrating ‘lost words’ of nature into hundreds of Yorkshire schools

A grassroots movement is getting a book celebrating ‘lost words’ of nature that have been cut from junior dictionaries into hundreds of Yorkshire schools. Chris Burn reports.

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Money raised to fly Sheffield dad-of-two home from Benidorm after shock death on stag weekend

Over £5,000 has been raised to pay for a Sheffield dad-of-two to be flown home from Benidorm after he died on a stag weekend.

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Tanner Eberle. Picture courtesy of Sheffield Steelers.

Former Sheffield Steelers coach Blaisdell backs promise shown by new winger Tanner Eberle

WHEN Tanner Eberle steps out on the ice for Sheffield Steelers next season he will do so on the back of a hearty recommendation from a trusted source.
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George Eccles, 32, was jailed for 21-months during a hearing held at Sheffield Crown Court (pictured) on Monday

21-month jail sentence for man who lunged at stranger with knife during Sheffield night out

'It's shocking to ponder the consequences of what might have happened if I hadn't moved out of the way,' the victim of a Sheffield city centre altercation has said, as the man who lunged at him with a knife was jailed for over a year.

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Winner: Brooks Koepka holds up the tophy after retaining his US Open title. Picture: AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster

US Open final round: Fleetwood record fails to prevent Koepka retaining title

Runner-up Tommy Fleetwood paid tribute to Brooks Koepka after the American produced a nerveless display to become the first player to successfully defend the US Open in 29 years.

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Sheffield Council has paid �700,000 in compensation for tree-felling delays.

Sheffield Council pays £700,000 compensation bill for tree-felling delays

Sheffield Council has paid £700,000 in compensation to its highways maintenance contractor Amey for work delays caused by its decision to set up an independent panel to advise on its controversial tree-felling strategy - whose expert recommendations to save trees were then mainly rejected.

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Sheffield slang takes Twitter by storm

Dan Jarvis: Transport improvements hold key to economic success in South Yorkshire

A fortnight ago Nikken, a precision tools manufacturer in Rotherham, signed a multi-million-pound deal to supply the new Boeing factory located between Sheffield and Rotherham.

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Sheffield Council has paid �700,000 in compensation for tree-felling delays.

YP Letters: Sheffield Council should commit to planting more street trees

From: R J Bramall, Bingham Park Crescent, Sheffield.

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A Sheffield man, who terrorised two families, threatening them with a knife and a petrol can and a lighter, has been given a community order for his crimes.

Man who terrorised and threatened Sheffield families sentenced to community order

A Sheffield man, who terrorised two families, threatening them with a knife and a petrol can and a lighter, has been sentenced to a community order for his crimes.

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Simpson was sentenced to eight years in prison during a hearing held at Sheffield Crown Court on Friday, June 15

Masked men attacked Sheffield pensioner with machete in bid to steal his cannabis operation, court told

A man has been jailed for eight years for his part in the robbery of a Sheffield pensioner, during which three masked men burst into the 70-year-old's home and struck him with a machete in a bid to steal his cannabis operation.
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If you love beer, check out what Sheffield's breweries have to offer (Photo: Shutterstock)

6 breweries you can visit in Sheffield

Having been dubbed as the UK's real ale capital, drinkers don't have to travel far in Sheffield to find some of the finest and most talented brewers.

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Setting the pace: Ian Poulter plays his shot from the 11th tee during the first round  in Southampton, New York.

US Open 1st round: Ian Poulter finds life a breeze

A RESUTGENT Ian Poulter claimed a share of the clubhouse lead as windy conditions sent scores soaring on the first day of the US Open, with Rory McIlroy and Tiger Woods just two of the high-profile victims.

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Sheffield man, Adam Featherstone, 21, was jailed for 18-months, during a hearing at Sheffield Crown Court, today for attacking his partner

Sheffield man put behind bars for violent attack on partner

'It's more serious because what you did is a violation of the trust between you,' a judge told a Sheffield man as he jailed him for over a year for a prolonged and violent attack on his girlfriend.
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Paradise Square. Picture: Dean Atkins

New public space for 'events and enjoyment' planned in Sheffield's listed Paradise Square

It is Sheffield's only complete Georgian square, an upmarket place where solicitors, barristers and estate agents have found a suitably refined home.

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Two men running a Sheffield fitness and supplement shop sold illegal steroids over the counter, and were found to be storing thousands of pounds of the performance-enhancing substance at the premises, a court heard.

Owners of Sheffield fitness shop given suspended sentences for selling illegal steroids

Two men running a Sheffield fitness and supplement shop sold illegal steroids over the counter, and were found to be storing thousands of pounds of the performance-enhancing substance at the premises, a court heard.

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Erin Tomkins died of severe head injuries on May 22 this year

Teen pleads not guilty to murder of Sheffield toddler

A Sheffield teenager accused of murdering a 22-month-old tot denied the charge during a court hearing held today.
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Ryan Jowle died in hospital in the early hours of Wednesday, May 23, following reports he had been stabbed on Tannery Close, Woodhouse at around 11.10pm pn May 22

Man denies murdering teen in Sheffield estate stabbing

A 22-year-old man is set to stand trial, after he denied murdering a teenager in a stabbing on a Sheffield estate.
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