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Family's tribute after woman's M1 road death

Family's tribute after woman's M1 road death

Thu 17 Sep 2020

A WOMAN who died on the M1 was a “beloved daughter, sister and auntie,” her family has said.

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  • Witnesses plea after couple attacked

    Witnesses plea after couple attacked

    By Tom Sharpe on Tue 26 Apr 2011

    A COUPLE were verbally abused before being punched and knocked to the ground in an unprovoked attack.

  • Tesco to the rescue

    Tesco to the rescue

    By Phil Turner on Tue 19 Apr 2011

    SOCCER mad youngsters who feared their season was over after the theft of equipment have been saved by a Rotherham store.

  • Firefighters battle grass blaze

    Firefighters battle grass blaze

    By Tom Sharpe on Mon 18 Apr 2011

    FIREFIGHTERS donned back pack-style extinguishers to put out flames at a Rotherham country park.

  • Beat the bike thieves, warn police

    Beat the bike thieves, warn police

    By Gareth Dennison on Mon 18 Apr 2011

    POLICE are reminding cyclists to take precautions against against the summer increase in bike thefts.

  • Police seize drugs in raids

    Police seize drugs in raids

    By Phil Turner on Mon 18 Apr 2011

    ILLEGAL drugs valued at more than £500 have been seized by Mexborough Safer Neighbourhood Team after concerns were raised by residents.

  • £18m cost of arson in Rotherham

    £18m cost of arson in Rotherham

    By Phil Turner on Fri 15 Apr 2011

    FIREBUGS have caused damage worth a staggering £18m in Rotherham over the last five years.

  • Beat the burglars

    Beat the burglars

    By Gareth Dennison on Thu 14 Apr 2011

    POLICE are handing out hundreds of security kits to help homeowners beat sneak-in burglaries.

  • Woman suffers serious injuries after head-on collision

    Woman suffers serious injuries after head-on collision

    By Amy Westby on Tue 12 Apr 2011

    AN 84-year-old woman was seriously injured and two other people were hurt when a car struck four parked cars before being colliding head-on with another vehicle in Greasbrough.

  • Pensioner hurt in blaze

    Pensioner hurt in blaze

    By Phil Turner on Tue 12 Apr 2011

    AN 86-year-old Rotherham man was taken to hospital after burning his arm in a chip pan fire.

  • Sleep with your car keys, say police

    Sleep with your car keys, say police

    By Tom Sharpe on Tue 12 Apr 2011

    POLICE are urging residents to take their car keys to bed with them after a rise in the number of break-ins resulting in the theft of premium cars.

  • Police appeal for cell visit volunteers

    Police appeal for cell visit volunteers

    By Michael Upton on Mon 11 Apr 2011

    POLICE bosses are on the hunt for people to help inspect the condition of custody cells.

  • Pillow case clue in £3,000 jewellery raid

    Pillow case clue in £3,000 jewellery raid

    By Phil Turner on Mon 11 Apr 2011

    POLICE are appealing for information after a burglar stole more than £3,000 worth of jewellery in a break-in at a pensioner’s home in Wath.

  • A57 accident victim dies

    A57 accident victim dies

    By Tom Sharpe on Fri 08 Apr 2011

    A WOMAN who suffered multiple fractures in a collision involving a car and a lorry has died of her injuries.

  • Rotherham house fire deaths fall

    Rotherham house fire deaths fall

    By Tom Sharpe on Fri 08 Apr 2011

    FIREFIGHTERS have revealed that deaths resulting from accidental house fires have fallen to their lowest rate ever.

  • Tough times ahead for South Yorkshire police warns chief constable

    Tough times ahead for South Yorkshire police warns chief constable

    By Naumaan Farooq on Fri 08 Apr 2011

    SOUTH Yorkshire’s top police officer has admitted that hopes of maintaining currently policing levels would be “unrealistic” in the face of huge Government spending cuts.