South Yorkshire

Yorkshire Citizens Want a Stronger Northern Powerhouse

Josiah Mortimer | Posted 11.11.2015 | UK Politics
Josiah Mortimer

At its heart, the project challenges the myth that people are disengaged from politics. When they are given the chance to assess and meaningfully discuss local issues, they jump at it.

Flooding Expected As 48 Hours Of Heavy Rain Forecast

PA | Posted 27.05.2014 | UK

Heavy rain across the east of England could cause flooding over the next 48 hours, forecasters have warned. The Met Office has issued a yellow weat...

Man Held After Explosives Found

PA | Posted 09.03.2014 | UK

Dozens of people who were evacuated after potentially explosive materials were found in a house have been allowed to return to their homes. An Army...

'Traumatised' Family Agree To Destroy Rottweiler That Attacked Toddler

PA | Posted 01.04.2015 | UK

The traumatised family of a toddler who was severely injured in a Rottweiler attack have agreed to have their pet destroyed. The two-year-old, from...

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...

Crumb Of Comfort For Clegg?

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.07.2013 | UK Politics

There was a meagre crumb of comfort for Nick Clegg and the beleaguered Lib Dems as the party managed to hold on to a seat in the heart of his Sheffiel...

'Unassembled 6ft Snowman' Posted On eBay

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 26.03.2013 | UK

An "unassembled snowman" has been posted on auction site eBay by one enterprising individual from Rotherham attempting to make the most of the wintry ...

Fork Removed From Man's Stomach - After A Decade

PA | Posted 17.08.2012 | UK

Doctors operating on a patient who was rushed to hospital with stomach pains say they discovered a plastic fork in his belly. Lee Gardner, who was ...

When Is 'F*** Off' Appropriate For An 11 Year Old?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 13.07.2012 | UK Universities & Education

A Yorkshire school has come under fire for holding lesson in which 11-year-old children were asked to grade swear words, including 'fuck' and 'shit'. ...

'A Gentle, Caring Man': Wife Pays Tribute To Man Swept Away And Killed By Floods

PA | Posted 29.06.2012 | UK

The wife of a retired teacher who died after being swept away in a flash flood today described him as a "gentle, caring man" who was "the most wonderf...

Mother Watched Toddlers' Death Fall

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.06.2012 | UK

A mother watched in horror as her two-year-old daughter plunged to her death from the fourth floor of a block of flats. The girl, named locally as ...