Daniela Velkova

Journalist University of Sheffield
Arriva Train North: 24-hour strike on Grand National

Arriva Train North: 24-hour strike on Grand National

Workers on Arriva Train North are staging a 24-hour strike on Grand National, rail union RMT has said. The ongoing dispute over staffing and the role of conductors is causing the industrial uproar. Guards and drivers are walking out on April 8 to fight for their jobs....

Top tweets from the day that Doris came to Sheffield

Top tweets from the day that Doris came to Sheffield

If you were in the outside world today, you might have noticed it's a bit windy. Storm Doris has graced us with her horrible presence and the people of twitter did not disappoint with their observations. Here are some of the best tweets from across the UK: Make sure...

Homeless given refuge from the destruction of storm Doris

Homeless given refuge from the destruction of storm Doris

Homeless people in Sheffield have been thrown a lifeline thanks to a City Council initiative "Weather Watch" which is opening a special crash pad for tonight only. Due to storm Doris, the extreme weather conditions in Sheffield have left the homeless without a place...

Storm Doris: Wind Speed of 71mph in Sheffield

Record breaking wind speeds of 71mph have been recorded in Sheffield. The wind speed was taken at the Met Office's weather station in High Bradfield this morning as Storm Doris batters the region. Winds have reached 94mph at Capel Curig in North West Wales as Storm...

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