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Sheffield, England Newswire

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  1. Community pride in Parson Cross despite area's 'unfair reputation'Read the original story

    1 hr ago | Sheffield Star

    Parson Cross hit national headlines after three generations of the same notorious crime family and their associates were jailed for more than 70 years for a massive drug-dealing operation and firearms offences. New figures also recently showed the huge estate in northern Sheffield is the city's biggest crime spot outside the centre, with more than 4,000 crimes recorded in the last three years.

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  2. Campaigners say Sheffield Council plan to redesign Charter Square is 'not safe for cyclists'Read the original story

    13 hrs ago | Sheffield Star

    Sheffield Council wants to remove the Charter Square roundabout and get rid of the road link between Wellington Street and Charter Row. The redesign includes a two-way cycle lane on the south side of Charter Row and Furnival Gate, and a cycle lane through a new pedestrianised area to Wellington Street.

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  3. How to land a passenger jet without any flight controlsRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Boing Boing

    ... verdict follows decades of tabloid lies and police cover-ups that began immediately after the incident in Sheffield, England, attempting to blame the victims for their own deaths. After a 27-year [] Seven years ago, Alex Steffen and I proposed that ...

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  4. Sheffield tree felling campaigners lose last-ditch legal bidRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Sheffield Star

    A campaigner who has led a protest against Sheffield's tree-felling programme has failed in a last-ditch attempt to block the project. Campaigner Dave Dillner and other residents have fought to stop Sheffield Council's 'Streets Ahead' scheme run by contractor Amey, which has seen more than 3,000 trees cut down and replaced since work began in 2012.

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  5. How team's decision to press ahead allowed Sheffield's Love Square to blossomRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Sheffield Telegraph

    The landscape expert leading the development of a new 'eco-park' on the edge of Sheffield city centre said the team behind the plans was determined to 'forge ahead' after missing out on a funding bid. Work is well under way on creating Love Square on a disused plot of land at the bottom of Snig Hill, off West Bar.

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  6. Vehicles set alight in arson attacks in SheffieldRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | Sheffield Star

    Firefighters found a Ford transit van burning in Church Lane, Hackenthorpe, at 2.20am and a Skoda alight in Archdale Close, Manor, 10 minutes later.

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  7. Vandals hunted over attacks on cars in SheffieldRead the original story

    Wednesday | Sheffield Telegraph

    One car had a window smashed in East Glade Road, Hackenthorpe and another had its tyres slashed in Silkstone Road, Frecheville.

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  8. New police chief: We'll throw the book at Sheffield's armed criminalsRead the original story

    Tuesday | Sheffield Star

    The new man in charge of South Yorkshire Police today vowed to 'throw the book' at thugs involved in gun crime after a spate of Sheffield shootings. "These are the most serious of offences and believe me, we will throw the book at anybody engaged with any kind of this violence and so will the courts."

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  9. David Allen Confident It Will Be All Whyte on the Night After Tough TimesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 26 | BleacherReport

    ... the boot is on the other foot. Allen is the underdog who has talked his way into the fight. district in Sheffield, England, he's returned to the building directly opposite the local church in search of some guidance. With faith in his own abilities ...

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  10. Sheffield man who raped two women jailed for 12 yearsRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 26 | Sheffield Telegraph

    Ethan Ray, 33, of Colley Road, Parson Cross, was charged with raping two women from Barnsley and Sheffield. A jury at Sheffield Crown Court took less than an hour to find him guilty on all four counts, and he was given a 12-year prison sentence.

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  11. SWIMMING: Dolphin go for goldRead the original story

    Monday Jul 25 | Swindon Advertiser

    Swindon Dolphin competitors are : James Watson, Lauren Matthews, William Davies, Craig Harris, Fraser Durston, Denice Gardo, Miles Farrington, Cathy Naus, Regan Jefferies The open water event kicks off proceedings with Dolphin represented by Cathy Naus in the three kilometre event at Rother Valley Country Park, South Yorkshire. The pool program gets underway in Sheffield with James Watson, Lauren Matthews, Miles Farrington, Regan Jefferies and Craig Harris all competing at the British Summer Championships.

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  12. Teenager shot on Sheffield estate was 'targeted attack'Read the original story

    Monday Jul 25 | Sheffield Telegraph

    A 25-year-old man has appeared before Sheffield Magistrates' Court charged in connection with the shooting on Friday evening. Nathan Marples, from Parson Cross, appeared before the court charged with attempted murder and possession of a firearm with intent to endanger life.

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  13. Take pride in Sheffield's heritage at free open daysRead the original story

    Monday Jul 25 | Sheffield Telegraph

    More than 60 of Sheffield's heritage gems will open to the public this September as some of the city's unfamiliar stories are told. The national Heritage Open Days scheme aims to give people the chance to see inside places that are not normally open to the public - for free.

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  14. Second man charged following Sheffield shootingRead the original story

    Monday Jul 25 | Sheffield Telegraph

    A 21-year-old man has been charged and remanded in custody following an alleged shooting in Chapeltown earlier this month. Lewis Taylor, of no fixed abode, appeared before Sheffield Magistrates' Court on Saturday 23 July charged with attempted murder and firearms offences.

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  15. Second chance to see Gulliver's Valley plansRead the original story

    Monday Jul 25 | Sheffield Telegraph

    People will have the chance to comment on the new proposals for Gulliver's Valley, which could be built near Rotherham. The family behind the Gulliver's theme parks has modified its plans following intensive environmental impact surveys and a round of public consultation events held in October 2015.

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  16. Renewed appeal into Sheffield crashRead the original story

    Monday Jul 25 | Sheffield Telegraph

    Police today renewed an appeal for information into a collision in the city last month after which two brothers died. At around 2.25pm on Thursday 2 June, it was reported that a blue Audi A4 was carrying out a manoeuvre on Glenorchy Road when it was involved in a collision with two pedestrians - a 77-year-old and 79-year-old man.

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  17. South Yorkshire Police arms amnesty extendedRead the original story

    Monday Jul 25 | Sheffield Telegraph

    An additional week has been added to the weapons surrender to support the launch of South Yorkshire Police's hard-hitting Organised Crime Group and Armed Criminality campaign. The campaign has been designed to raise awareness and increase people's knowledge of organised crime and armed criminality, and to offer reassurance and advice as to how the public can help by anonymously reporting suspicious activity and behaviour through the charity Crimestoppers.

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  18. Motorist released following fatal collision in SheffieldRead the original story

    Monday Jul 25 | Sheffield Telegraph

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  19. Arsonists hunted over spate of fires across South YorkshireRead the original story

    Monday Jul 25 | Sheffield Star

    Yesterday afternoon firefighters were called out to deal with a pile of lorry tyres set alight in Sutherland Road, Attercliffe, Sheffield. On Saturday a skip was torched in Greengate Lane, High Green, Sheffield; trees and baking were set alight at the Old Moor Wetland Centre RSPB reserve, Wombwell and a van was fired in Stainton Lane, Wilsic, Doncaster.

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  20. Court round-up: Latest convictions at Sheffield, Barnsley, Rotherham...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Sheffield Telegraph

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. The following were convicted at Sheffield, Barnsley, Rotherham and Chesterfield magistrates' courts between Wednesday, July 6, and Tuesday, July 12. Dusan Pacan: aged 30, of Hucklow Road, Firth Park, driving without insurance, A 120 fine, A 85 costs, six-month driving ban.

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