Sam Straw

Journalism Student at The University of Sheffield.
Barnsley vs Sheffield Wednesday: Match Preview

Barnsley vs Sheffield Wednesday: Match Preview

Sheffield Wednesday travel to Oakwell on Saturday afternoon to take on Yorkshire rivals Barnsley as manager Jos Luhukay continues to search for his first league victory in charge. The Owls will be looking to respond from a dismal performance in the 3-1 defeat to...

Moor Cheese as Sheffield hosts food lovers event

Moor Cheese as Sheffield hosts food lovers event

Sheffield’s Moor Market is set to host a unique event on Friday evening celebrating cheese. The event has been named ‘Love Cheese’ and is set to begin at 5.30pm and run until 9pm. A total of 17 businesses are taking part, providing a range of food and drink for the...

Sheffield United: Carter-Vickers called up to USA squad

Sheffield United: Carter-Vickers called up to USA squad

Sheffield United defender Cameron Carter-Vickers has become the latest player to be called up for international duty by the USA. The 19-year-old arrived at Bramall Lane in the summer on loan from Premier League side Tottenham Hotspur and has put in a number of...

The Paradise Papers: explained

The Paradise Papers: explained

The term ‘Paradise Papers’ refers to the leak of around 13.4 million financial documents detailing how a series of  high profile companies and individuals from 1950 to 2016 avoid paying higher rates of tax. The documents have mainly come from two offshore service...

Sheffield jobcentre set to close amid controversy

Sheffield jobcentre set to close amid controversy

The Jobcentre Plus on Eastern Avenue, at Manor Top in Sheffield is due to close on Friday despite a significant amount of opposition. Labour MP Louise Haigh joined members at the jobcentre yesterday as they continued their ongoing strikes against the Department for...

Sheffield Wednesday manager Carlos Carvalhal under pressure

Sheffield Wednesday manager Carlos Carvalhal under pressure

Sheffield Wednesday manager Carlos Carvalhal has come under increased pressure from the club’s supporters after their latest defeat. The Owls lost 2-1 away to bottom club Bolton Wanderers on Saturday afternoon,  giving the Trotters their first win of the Championship...

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