Month: May 2017

Sheffield Wednesday: End of season review

May 18, 2017

A defeat to Huddersfield Town in the play-off semi-final last night means Sheffield Wednesday's 2016-17 season is over. Despite failing to secure promotion for the second successive season, it has been a very successful season for the Owls, who secured their highest...

Barnsley man jailed for car theft and fraud

May 18, 2017

A Barnsley man who stole cars from sellers and persuaded them to give up their bank details has been jailed, Sheffield Crown Court heard this morning. Nicholas Burke, 28, pleaded guilty to charges of fraud and theft and was sentenced to two years imprisonment. He...

Julie Dore re-elected as Sheffield City Council Leader

May 18, 2017

Labour’s Julie Dore has been re-elected as Leader of Sheffield City Council following a unanimous vote at yesterday’s Annual General Meeting. Following the installation of the new Lord and Deputy Mayors, the focus turned to electing a leader and cabinet for the town’s...

Alzheimer’s art exhibition on show at The Moor

May 18, 2017

  All this week as part of Dementia Awareness Week, artwork created by people aged 50-64 who suffer with dementia from Sheffield was showcased at The Moor market in the city centre. The group comprises of 35 dementia patients along with their carers, it aims to...