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Shop staff threatened with knife in Rawmarsh

Shop staff threatened with knife in Rawmarsh

Thu 14 Dec 2017

A MAN threatened convenience store staff with a knife before fleeing empty-handed.

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  • Kia Soul Connect Plus

    Kia Soul Connect Plus

    By Tom Sharpe on Thu 19 Jun 2014

    LEAPING into the spring car market comes a new version of Kia’s Soul, but whether it has the egg-stra appeal required to make it a hit still hangs in the balance.

  • Vauxhall Insignia SRi ecoFLEX

    Vauxhall Insignia SRi ecoFLEX

    By Tom Sharpe on Wed 23 Apr 2014

    BACK in 2010 the government created new road tax rules that made all cars emitting less than 100g/km of CO2 exempt from the annual charge.

  • MG3 3Style

    MG3 3Style

    By Tom Sharpe on Wed 23 Apr 2014

    IF ever there was a good indicator of interest in a new car, people aiming cameras in its direction is usually a good start.

  • Nissan Note Acenta Premium

    Nissan Note Acenta Premium

    By Tom Sharpe on Wed 23 Apr 2014

    REACHING the conclusion that size actually doesn’t matter all that much always had me walking away from Nissan’s Note with a sense of appreciation.

  • Suzuki SX4 S-Cross SZ5 ALLGRIP

    Suzuki SX4 S-Cross SZ5 ALLGRIP

    By Tom Sharpe on Wed 23 Apr 2014

    IT WASN’T the case that neighbours were pretending to be in labour or chasing stray remote control vehicles in order to blag a ride in Suzuki’s S-Cross during my week with the car.

  • Lexus IS300h F Sport

    Lexus IS300h F Sport

    By Tom Sharpe on Thu 06 Feb 2014

    IT used to be a running joke that geeky female soap characters would, at some point, undergo an inevitable transformation, shedding their glasses like a butterfly shedding a chrysalis and becoming stunners.

  • Peugeot 308 Feline 156THP

    Peugeot 308 Feline 156THP

    By Tom Sharpe on Thu 06 Feb 2014

    EARLIER this year I found myself in the bizarre surroundings of an indoor ski slope in Tamworth during the launch of Peugeots much-anticipated 2008 SUV.

  • C3 Picasso Exclusive+ e-HDi 115 Airdream ETG6

    C3 Picasso Exclusive+ e-HDi 115 Airdream ETG6

    By Tom Sharpe on Thu 06 Feb 2014

    IT has finally happened. Citroen has finally delivered on its promise to create some automotive art with its ambitiously-named MPV, the Citroen C4 Picasso.

  • Ford EcoSport Titanium Ecoboost

    Ford EcoSport Titanium Ecoboost

    By Tom Sharpe on Thu 06 Feb 2014

    IN the mountains above Barcelona on the recent launch of the Ford EcoSport SUV the weather did its best to mimic the conditions we might normally expect to find in the UK.

  • Renault Captur Dynamique MediaNav dCi 90 Stop&Start

    Renault Captur Dynamique MediaNav dCi 90 Stop&Start

    By Tom Sharpe on Thu 30 Jan 2014

    GEORGE Foreman grills, Soda stream machines, Nespresso coffee makers.

  • Jaguar F-Type V6 S

    Jaguar F-Type V6 S

    By Tom Sharpe on Thu 30 Jan 2014

    IT was fitting that I should finally get behind the wheel of the Jaguar F-Type on the week that Rotherham erupted in a burst of colour and noise.

  • Toyota Rav4 Icon 2.2 D-4D

    Toyota Rav4 Icon 2.2 D-4D

    By Tom Sharpe on Thu 30 Jan 2014

    LAST February I spent a week tip-toing around in a £70,000 Porsche Carrera running on summer tyres as the country was gripped by sub-zero temperatures and two feet of snow.

  • Citroen DS3 Cabriolet DSport THP 155

    Citroen DS3 Cabriolet DSport THP 155

    By Tom Sharpe on Wed 29 Jan 2014

    OFTEN disregarded as quirky or off-the-wall, Citroen’s occasionally left-field approach to penning new models is something that you either love or hate,

  • Honda CR-V 1.6 i-DTEC SE-T

    Honda CR-V 1.6 i-DTEC SE-T

    By Tom Sharpe on Thu 16 Jan 2014

    ONCE upon a time Peugeot was founded as a manufacturer of high quality coffee mills and Lamborghini built tractors.

  • Peugeot 2008 Allure

    Peugeot 2008 Allure

    By Tom Sharpe on Tue 14 Jan 2014

    IT was snow joke (sorry) when Peugeot’s PR team pointed me in the direction of an indoor ski slope and instructed me to drive up it in their new 2008.