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Orgreave campaign marches for public inquiry

Orgreave campaign marches for public inquiry

Hundreds of picketers marched through Sheffield town centre in protest at the government’s decision not to open a public inquiry into the ‘Battle of Orgreave’. Halloween night marked exactly a year since Home Secretary Amber Rudd ruled on the subject, denying the...

Julie Dore re-elected as Sheffield City Council Leader

Julie Dore re-elected as Sheffield City Council Leader

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...

Sheffield brothers jailed over quarter of a million drugs raid

Sheffield brothers jailed over quarter of a million drugs raid

Two Sheffield brothers have been jailed for a total of 15 years after heroin with a street value of £275,000 was discovered at their home. Sajid Hussain, 34, and Abid Hussain, 37, were arrested in November last year when officers from Sheffield Tasking Team found the...

Owls welcome back key players ahead of Yorkshire derby

Owls welcome back key players ahead of Yorkshire derby

Sheffield Wednesday hope to have up to four key player back from injury ahead of Saturday’s South Yorkshire derby against Barnsley. The Owls have been on the receiving end of a mounting injury list, losing key players Fernando Forestieri, Sam Hutchinson Gary Hooper,...

Steelers ready for Panthers ahead of Quarter-Final tie

Steelers ready for Panthers ahead of Quarter-Final tie

Sheffield Steelers star Mathieu Roy says the team have “their eyes on the cup” ahead of this weekend’s crunch quarter-final tie. The Steelers have the chance to progress to the last four of the Elite League when they face Nottingham Panthers this weekend and...

New rule changes divides Sheffield golf club

New rule changes divides Sheffield golf club

Revolutionary proposals to change the game of golf have been met with mixed views by members of Hillsborough Golf Club. The sport’s two governing bodies Royal and Ancient and the United States Golf Association revealed plans earlier this week. Players will have just...

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