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‘Sheffield must have a midwife-led birthing centre’

SHEFFIELD will soon “stick out like a sore thumb” in giving pregnant women a choice about where to give birth, say a group of campaigners.

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Sheffield-based videogame developer Sumo Digital. Seb Liese with his original game Snake Pass.

UPDATED: Sumo gunning for expansion following £145m flotaion

Sheffield-based sumo Group is targeting an increased head count and new acquisitions after the announcement of an £145 flotation.

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Yorkshire’s Brexit resistance: Why campaigners in Leeds, York and Sheffield think EU departure can be stopped

Hundreds of people across Yorkshire have joined ‘Brexit resistance’ groups - and are becoming increasingly hopeful that Britain may remain in the EU. Chris Burn reports.

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Pressure is growing on Transport Secretary Chris Grayling over scrapped rail electrification plans.

The Yorkshire Post says: Environmental case should be tipping point for Government U-turn on Yorkshire rail scheme

Much has already been made of the damage to commuters from the Government’s decision to scrap a £500m upgrade of a key railway line between Yorkshire and London; now the environmental cost of the cancellation is becoming clear.

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DOWN BUT FAR FROM OUT: Ben O'Connor collides with the boards under pressure against Fife Flyers in Sunday night's 3-1 defeat. Picture: Dean Woolley.

Sheffield Steelers down but far from out, insists coach Paul Thompson

SHEFFIELD STEELERS’ head coach Paul Thompson has vowed to stop the rot after his team endured a miserable weekend in the race for the Elite League title.

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Dame Jessica Ennis-Hill.

Sheffield's Dame Jessica Ennis-Hill scoops Lifetime Achievement Award at BBC's Sports Personality of the Year

Former heptathlon champion Dame Jessica Ennis-Hill has won the Lifetime Achievement Award at the BBC's Sports Personality of the Year show.
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Six people killed in horror smash

Six people have been killed and another critically injured in a horrific road crash.

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Cardiff Devils' players celebrate one of their four goals against Sheffield Steelers on Saturday night. Picture: Helen Brabon/EIHL

Highlights - Cardiff Devils 4 Sheffield Steelers 1: ‘Tough times’ continue in Conference for Steelers

PAUL THOMPSON admitted his Sheffield Steelers were experiencing “tough times” as their bid for a sixth Elite League title was seriously undermined by defeat in South Wales on Saturday night.

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Sheffield transport

Sheffield transport plans ‘can grow economy by £500m’

The authors of ambitious plans to grow Sheffield’s economy by £500m are to seek the opinions of business leaders in the New Year.

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Man seriously hurt after being hit by car in Sheffield city centre

A man is in hospital with life-changing injuries after being hit by a car in Sheffield last night.

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TRIB3 moves into Russian market as it opens up in Moscow’s business district

TRIB3 moves into Russian market as it opens up in Moscow’s business district

Sheffield-based fitness business TRIB3 has launched its first boutique style gym in Moscow.

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Young man critical after Sheffield crash

Young man critical after Sheffield crash

A young man is in a critical condition in hospital after being hit by a car in Sheffield late last night.

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Police at the scene.

Man arrested after Sheffield city centre stabbing

A man has been arrested following a reported stabbing in Sheffield city centre this morning.

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Police at the scene.

Part of Sheffield city centre sealed off after reported stabbing

Part of Sheffield city centre has been cordoned off today after a reported stabbing.
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The Hillsborough disaster unfolds

No charges over allegations Hillsborough officer invented cigarette attack on horse by fans

No charges will be brought against a mounted police officer at the Hillsborough disaster accused of falsely claiming that Liverpool supporters had burnt his horse with cigarettes, the Crown Prosecution Service has said.

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Sheffield's tree-felling programme continues to cause controversy.

YP Letters: Last trees in polluted city centre are now facing the axe

From: Graham Wroe, Glencoe Road, Sheffield.

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RETURNING SOON: Zack Fitzgerald may be back for Tuesday's Challenge Cup quarter-final second leg against Dundee Stars. Picture: Dean Woolley.

Video: Fitzgerald targets return to ice for Sheffield Steelers in time to face Dundee Stars

SHEFFIELD STEELERS’ head coach Paul Thompson has pencilled in defenceman Zack Fitzgerald for a return to action next Tuesday.

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Sheffield Steelers' Jonathan Phillips and team-mate Davey Phillips battle hard for the puck at Dundee on Wednesday night. Picture: Derek Black/EIHL.

Highlights - Dundee Stars 2 Sheffield Steelers 7: Semi-final spot within Steelers’ grasp

SHEFFIELD STEELERS have one foot in the semi-finals of the Elite League’s Challenge Cup after continuing their domination of Dundee Stars.

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Sheffield Forgemasters wins multi-million pound contract in Gulf of Mexico

Sheffield Forgemasters has announced a multi-million pound contract with oil giant Shell to provide offshore castings for use in the Gulf of Mexico.

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Cries of 'shame' over felling of Sheffield memorial trees

MORE than 40 war memorial trees in Sheffield will be felled and replaced, after council chiefs voted not to spend an estimated £500,000 saving them.

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