Sheffield

Parallels From A Victorious Weekend, Thoughts on Hillsborough From 9 Year Old Me; To A Policeman's Lie..(A Poem For Hillsborough)

Karl Davis | Posted 15.04.2014 | UK Sport
Karl Davis

My heart is still beating hard following Liverpool's dramatic win on Sunday over Manchester City. Many have pointed to the strange parallels between y...

Half Marathon Cancelled, Public And Runners Make It Happen Anyway

Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.04.2014 | UK

The shambolic cancellation of the Sheffield Half Marathon on Sunday wasn't enough to stop it from going ahead anyway. Over four thousand runners ig...

UK Must Do More to Help Refugees Find Safety

Maurice Wren | Posted 24.03.2014 | UK
Maurice Wren

Resettlement is a vital protection tool for refugees whose lives and liberty are at risk; a long term solution for refugees and an expression of solidarity with developing countries who host the majority of the world's refugees.

'Point Scoring' Clegg Sets Up £1.25bn Bank In His Own Constituency

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Politics

Nick Clegg has been accused of political "point scoring" after revealing a new government "business bank" is set for his home city of Sheffield The...

Two Remanded Over Murder Of Pizza Delivery Driver Shamraze Khan

PA | Posted 02.11.2013 | UK

Two people have been remanded in custody after appearing in court charged with the murder of a pizza delivery driver. Shamraze Khan, 25, of Southey...

Two Charged Over Tragic Pizza Driver Murder

The Huffington Post UK/ PA | Posted 02.11.2013 | UK

Two people have been remanded in custody after appearing in court charged with the murder of a pizza delivery driver. Shamraze Khan, 25, of Southey...

Stabbed To Death On His Final Pizza Delivery Round

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 30.10.2013 | UK

A student was stabbed to death as he made his last pizza delivery before starting a new career. Detectives say they cannot explain the "brutal and ...

Mystery Over Missing 14-Year-Old Girl In Sheffield

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 20.08.2013 | UK

The disappearance of a 14-year-old girl in Sheffield has left police baffled, with officers admitting they do not know why she has gone missing. Ad...

Erika Kacicova Update: Man, 37 Arrested On Suspicion Of Child Abduction

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 12.08.2013 | UK

A 37-year-old man was arrested today on suspicion of child abduction following the disappearance of Erika Kacicova, 13, South Yorkshire Police said to...

Man Bailed Over Missing Erika Kacicova

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.08.2013 | UK

A man arrested on suspicion of abducting a missing 13-year-old girl has been bailed. Erika Kacicova was last seen on Monday afternoon when she left...

Fears Grow For Missing Erika, 13

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.08.2013 | UK

Police continue to search for a missing 13-year-old girl as they question a man suspected of her abduction. Erika Kacicova was last seen at around ...

The Young Irish Reporter Forging a Career in the Bible Belt

Marcus Liddell | Posted 06.10.2013 | UK Entertainment
Marcus Liddell

Over 4000 miles from Sheffield and a year after departing South Yorkshire, James Mahon is ploughing a lone furrow as an Irishman on TV news in America...

Toddler Seriously Injured in Rottweiler Attack

PA | Posted 06.08.2013 | UK

A toddler was being treated for serious injuries in hospital on Tuesday evening after being bitten by a Rottweiler. South Yorkshire police said the...

A New Tech Britain

David Richards | Posted 24.09.2013 | UK Tech
David Richards

A report published by the National Institute of Economic and Social Research this week has shown that our digital economy is far healthier than official statistics would have us believe. While London has traditionally been the focus for the industry, this report has shown that the tech sector is thriving across the country.

Firefighters Tackle Blaze At Sheffield Plastics Factory

PA | Posted 13.09.2013 | UK

Around 50 firefighters are tackling a "huge blaze" at a plastics factory, a fire service has said. Ten fire appliances were called to the fire at t...

How to Be Happy

Nick Abbot | Posted 14.08.2013 | UK Comedy
Nick Abbot

McDonald's named a meal after it, Americans are guaranteed the pursuit of it and all of humanity could do with some more of it - happiness. You could try religion, you could try yoga or you could try toffee covered crispy chocolate biscuit treats.

Hand Grenade Found On Train Track Near Leeds Station

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 05.06.2013 | UK

A bomb squad has been dispatched to deal after an old hand grenade was discovered on a train track near Leeds station. Rail passengers have been se...

LOOK: Gas Blast Destroys House And Damages Another

PA | Posted 29.05.2013 | UK

Two houses have been damaged following a suspected gas explosion, police said. Officers were called to Dundas Road, Tinsley, Sheffield following re...

Smiling for Silversmiths; Restaurant Review

Harriet Morgan | Posted 20.06.2013 | UK Universities & Education
Harriet Morgan

Some have described this as 'Yorkshire's best dining experience', the Internet gave it nothing but praise, therefore it came as no surprise to see their attempt at being featured, in the The Good Food Guide. Are they worthy? Well, I have to say they encompass the country we are proud to call home.

Thousands Pay Tribute To The 96 At Hillsborough

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 15.04.2013 | UK

Thousands of people have attended a memorial service to mark the 24th anniversary of the Hillsborough disaster. Liverpool FC manager Brendan Rodge...

Queen To Attend Thatcher's Funeral Next Wednesday

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 09.04.2013 | UK

The funeral of former Prime Minister Baroness Thatcher will be held at St Paul's Cathedral next Wednesday and the Queen will attend, Buckingham Palace...

Front Pages Pay Tribute To Iron Lady

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 08.06.2013 | UK

Baroness Thatcher's divisive politics and her enduring legacy have dominated the media since her death yesterday, with reaction in Britain's newspaper...

Top Five Emerging Icons Live: 18 March - 24 March 2013

Kat Jackman | Posted 12.05.2013 | UK Entertainment
Kat Jackman

This week's quest for top-notch live new music has taken us hither and yon. Erm, that's 'from up north to down south and a bit in the Midlands as well', for those who don't speak in Old English.

What Olympic Legacy?

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 01.03.2013 | UK

The Olympic legacy promised in the aftermath of London 2012 was dealt another blow on Friday night as Sheffield Council voted to demolish the stadium ...

Widow Pays Tribute To 'Beautiful Man' At Funeral Service

PA | Posted 06.02.2013 | UK

The widow of a lay preacher who was murdered on his way to a Christmas service has told his funeral service about her determination "to turn aside fro...