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Barnsley mother spared jail time for drug possession

Barnsley mother spared jail time for drug possession

A 52-year-old mother was handed a suspended sentence for drug possession with intent to supply. Mandy Coles, from Athersley North, was found to have 3.7g worth of the synthetic drug 'spice' in her Radcliffe Road home in mid-November 2017, prosecutor Neil Coxon told...

Man with the Pram’s tears over Freedom of Sheffield

Man with the Pram’s tears over Freedom of Sheffield

Sheffield’s most famous fundraiser broke down in tears at being awarded the Freedom of the City. Eighty-year-old John Burkhill BEM, from Richmond, told Sheffield City Council it was “one of the greatest days of my life” at a special meeting to honour the infamous...

PREVIEW: Steelers aiming to mount play-off charge

PREVIEW: Steelers aiming to mount play-off charge

Sheffield Steelers will be hoping to boost their chances of a top eight Elite League finish with the visit of Fife Flyers this Saturday. One place below Fife in seventh, having played four times more than their opponents, the Steelers will be wanting to make the clash...

Appleyard sets sights on English boxing title

Appleyard sets sights on English boxing title

A South Yorkshire boxer said he is "sure" he will take one step closer to claiming the English super lightweight boxing title with a win over his upcoming Staffordshire opponent. 31-year-old Lee Appleyard, from Rotherham, faces Kieran McLaren in a super lightweight...

Owls and Blades bosses nominated for monthly accolade

Owls and Blades bosses nominated for monthly accolade

Both managers of Sheffield United and Sheffield Wednesday have been nominated for the Sky Bet Championship Manager of the Month award. Chris Wilder and Steve Bruce had their names put forward for the accolade alongside Norwich City's Daniel Farke and Alex Neil of...

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