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VIDEO AND PHOTO GALLERY: Smoke billows from scene of Dalton blaze

VIDEO AND PHOTO GALLERY: Smoke billows from scene of Dalton blaze

Fri 17 Nov 2017

THIS was the dramatic scene as a huge fire lit up the night sky in Dalton.

  • TRAFFIC: South Yorkshire speed camera locations

    TRAFFIC: South Yorkshire speed camera locations

    By on Tue 20 Oct 2009

    MOBILE speed cameras will be used to target speeding motorists on seven of the borough's busiest routes in the coming week.Officers from the South Yorkshire Safety Camera Partnership will be taking to the streets to carrying out patrols from Monday (26).Th

  • Tinsley Post Office reprieve

    Tinsley Post Office reprieve

    By on Tue 20 Oct 2009

    A POST office which was set to close temporarily will now remain open.Tinsley Post Office on Sheffield Road was due to shut next month until a new subpostmaster was found.But it will now remain open after the current subpostmaster agreed to continue. Field

  • Killer driver on run in Pakistan

    Killer driver on run in Pakistan

    By on Tue 20 Oct 2009

    A DRIVER convicted of causing the deaths of a father and son is still evading justice in Pakistan.Syed Raza (27), failed to turn up for his trial after being charged with two counts of causing death by dangerous driving following a smash which killed

  • Stag murder charge man in court

    Stag murder charge man in court

    By on Tue 20 Oct 2009

    A MAN accused of murdering his long-term partner appeared at Sheffield Crown Court this week.Gordon White (46), appeared at a preliminary hearing today charged with the murder of Cheryl Ann Martin (44).Ms Martin died in the early hours of Sunday October 11

  • Friends remember GP

    Friends remember GP

    By on Tue 20 Oct 2009

    A SERVICE of thanksgiving has been held in memory of Dr Colin Shawcross whose body was found in woodland in June–five months after he vanished from his home.Family and friends of the retired GP gathered at St John's Church in Ranmoor, Sheffield, last

  • Fear of crime rising in Dearne Valley

    Fear of crime rising in Dearne Valley

    By on Tue 20 Oct 2009

    EVIDENCE gathered by the Police Authority has indicated that the public feel that the problems of crime and anti-social behaviour are continuing to rise. The results came as part of a survey of 100 people carried out in the Dearne Valley Safer Neighbourhoo

  • Firefighters' warning after Wombwell bin blazes

    Firefighters' warning after Wombwell bin blazes

    By on Tue 20 Oct 2009

    Firefighters have renewed warnings about the dangers of wheelie bin fires after a string of blazes in Wombwell.Four wheelie bins were set on fire, all on neighbouring streets, in the space of just a couple of hours in the early hours of Friday morning

  • Millers put accent on defence

    Millers put accent on defence

    By on Tue 20 Oct 2009

    ROTHERHAM United will be putting in extra defensive work this week ahead of Saturday's trip to Bury.Despite overcoming a sending-off to card their first clean sheet in five games against Notts County at the weekend, Ronnie Moore wants his side to start wor

  • Police hunt Wombwell owl killers

    Police hunt Wombwell owl killers

    By on Mon 19 Oct 2009

    Police are hunting a group of youths after three barn owls were killed in a raid on a farm.Three boys aged around 13 are believed to have been involved in the killing of the three birds, and the theft of another barn own, from New Hall Farm, Wombwell.

  • M18 closed for eight hours after accident

    M18 closed for eight hours after accident

    By on Mon 19 Oct 2009

    Traffic chaos ensued over the weekend after a man pulled onto the hard shoulder of a motorway and stepped out into the path of the oncoming traffic.The M18 was closed for eight hours following the incident on Saturday morning.Police said tha

  • Plenty of positives, say beaten Titans

    Plenty of positives, say beaten Titans

    By on Mon 19 Oct 2009

    TITANS star Tinus DuPlessis says the Clifton Lane men will take plenty of positives out of Saturday's agonising home defeat by Bedford as they head to table-topping Exeter this weekend.Rotherham went down 27-25 after the visitors snatched the pointswith a

  • Protesters plan rally over 'ruining of Rotherham'

    Protesters plan rally over 'ruining of Rotherham'

    By on Mon 19 Oct 2009

    Campaigners of all causes will descend on the town centre next weekend to call for change and protest against council bosses they claim are "ruining our town."A mass rally in All Saints' Square has been organised for 10.30am on Saturday

  • Five-year-old girl and woman from Wath hurt in crash

    Five-year-old girl and woman from Wath hurt in crash

    By on Mon 19 Oct 2009

    A woman and a five-year-old girl from Wath suffered life-threatening injuries after the car they were travelling in careered onto a roundabout.Another passenger, an 11-year-old boy, was also hurt in the accident in Grimethorpe last Thursday afternoon.Polic

  • Rotherham rapper makes his message clear

    Rotherham rapper makes his message clear

    By on Mon 19 Oct 2009

    Rapper Guy Lawther—aka G-Dott—is sending out a powerful message to other teenagers after signing up to a music label.The 19-year-old MC from Kimberworth Park says he found a talent for rappin' after spending time in care, a short spell in

  • Youngsters vote on name for £3.4 million centre

    Youngsters vote on name for £3.4 million centre

    By on Fri 16 Oct 2009

    The waiting is almost over for young people across Rotherham as the name of a new £3.4 million youth centre - which they have voted for - is announced today.As part of Local Democracy Week, hundreds of young people have been voting to choose a n