Shooting Left Pet Kitten Badly Injured

16 days ago
Shooting left pet kitten badly injured. An eight-month old kitten was left with life-threatening injuries after reportedly being shot in Hebden Bridge... -> Read more at Halifax Courier

Woman Dies in Barnsley Car Crash; Man Suffers Serious Injuries

3 days ago
Woman dies in Barnsley car crash; man suffers serious injuries. A woman has died this afternoon following a car crash in Barnsley. Police were called to Royston Lane at 12.20pm following reports of a single car being involved in a collision. A man and a woman were inside the vehicle. Sadly the woman has died, while the man has been taken to hospital with serious injuries. Police... -> Read more at Barnsley News & Sport

Vandals Broke into Sheds, Cooked Baked Beans – and Left

Vandals Broke into Sheds, Cooked Baked Beans – and Left36 days ago
Vandals broke into sheds, cooked baked beans – and left . VANDALS broke into sheds at County Road South allotments, west Hull, and cooked themselves baked beans – just hours after police gave out 300 burglar alarms to tenants. On the day Humberside Police launched a crime prevention campaign to crackdown on "mindless" allotment break-ins, a group of thieves broke... -> Read more at Hull Daily Mail

Kitten Rescued from Bottle Bank

Kitten Rescued from Bottle Bank27 days ago
Kitten rescued from bottle bank. A KITTEN was rescued after being left to die in a North Yorkshire bottle bank. -> Read more at York Press

Woman Dies in Barnsley Car Crash

3 days ago
Woman dies in Barnsley car crash. A woman has died this afternoon following a car crash in Barnsley... -> Read more at The Star

Elderly Woman Suffers Life-threatening Injuries Following Collision in Barnsley

12 days ago
Elderly woman suffers life-threatening injuries following collision in Barnsley. An 80-year-old woman suffered life-threatening injuries in Barnsley yesterday after losing control of her car. -> Read more at The Star

Kitten Left for Dead in Box Dumped in West Hull in Hot Weather

Kitten Left for Dead in Box Dumped in West Hull in Hot Weather38 days ago
Kitten left for dead in box dumped in west Hull in hot weather. A KITTEN was close to death when she was found abandoned in a box in hot weather. Eight-week-old Jasmine was found hot and starving, dumped near a drain near Appleton Primary School in west Hull. Luckily, she was discovered and taken to the RSPCA in Clough Road. Sarah Johnson, the charity's animal care assistant, said:... -> Read more at Hull Daily Mail

Man in Court over Murder of Pensioner in Barnsley

7 hours ago
Man in court over murder of pensioner in Barnsley. A man has appeared in court in Sheffield charged with murdering a 75-year-old woman in Barnsley. -> Read more at The Star

Police Seek Witnesses to Serious Collision in Barnsley

10 days ago
Police seek witnesses to serious collision in Barnsley. Police are appealing for information following a collision that left seven people injured in Barnsley. At around 4.10pm on Friday (July 11), it is reported that a silver Ford Focus was travelling along the A1695 Park Spring Road towards Grimethorpe when it was in collision with a silver Vauxhall Corsa and black Ford Ka. Three... -> Read more at Barnsley News & Sport

Three People Suffer Smoke Inhalation After Barnsley Chip Pan Fire

49 days ago
Three people suffer smoke inhalation after Barnsley chip pan fire. Three people suffered smoke inhalation after a chip pan caught fire at a house in Barnsley on Wednesday night. Firefighters were called to Emley View, Smithies, at 10.30pm, and although the fire was then out, the kitchen had suffered fire and smoke damage, and three occupants required medical treatment. A woman in her... -> Read more at Barnsley News & Sport

Barnsley Man Pleads Guilty to 'horrendous' Knifepoint Rape

22 days ago
Barnsley man pleads guilty to 'horrendous' knifepoint rape. A Barnsley man has pleaded guilty to the 'horrendous' knifepoint rape of a woman in her own home. Matthew David Jones, of Manor Street, Carlton, Barnsley, pleaded guilty at Sheffield Crown Court to two counts of rape, two counts of sexual assault, and one count of false imprisonment. The court heard that Jones, aged 30... -> Read more at Barnsley News & Sport

Successful National Volunteers' Week Celebration

44 days ago
Successful National Volunteers' Week celebration. Voluntary Action Barnsley hosted an event at Cheapside in Barnsley town centre on Friday 6 June between 10am and 3pm to celebrate all that is great about volunteering as part of National Volunteers' Week. They were joined by volunteers from ASOS/Norbert Dentressangle and several organisations who were all promoting the work they do and... -> Read more at Barnsley News & Sport

Man Who Dies in Barnsley Assault is Named

3 days ago
Man who dies in Barnsley assault is named. A 24-year-old man who died following an assault in Barnsley on Friday has been named by police. Emergency services were called to Sunderland Terrace, near the town centre, at around 5.50pm on Friday following reports of a disturbance. Barnsley man Nigel Evans was found unconscious on arrival and was taken to hospital. However, he died on... -> Read more at Barnsley News & Sport

Barnsley Teenager Found Safe

42 days ago
Barnsley teenager found safe. A Barnsley teenager who was reported missing has been found. Kirsty Downing, 17, was found safe by police in Barnsley at around 6.30pm on Wednesday evening. Police would like to thank members of the public for their assistance. The post Barnsley teenager found safe appeared first on Barnsley News and Sport. -> Read more at Barnsley News & Sport

Barnsley Man Dies After Assault

3 days ago
Barnsley man dies after assault. A 24-year-old man who was assaulted in Barnsley on Friday (July 18) has now died as a result of his injuries. Emergency services were called to Sunderland Terrace near Barnsley town centre at around 5.50pm on Friday following reports of a disturbance. A man was found unconscious on arrival and was taken to hospital. He was pronounced dead on Sunday... -> Read more at Barnsley News & Sport

Barnsley: Home is Where the Heart is for Barnsley Striker

28 days ago
Barnsley: Home is where the heart is for Barnsley striker. Barnsley striker Chris O’Grady is happy staying at Oakwell even though Charlton Athletic wanted to sign him... -> Read more at The Star

Barnsley East MP Backs Campaign for Younger Votes

46 days ago
Barnsley East MP backs campaign for younger votes. Barnsley East MP Michael Dugher has given his backing to Barnsley Council to enable 16 and 17-year olds to vote... -> Read more at South Yorkshire Times

Baking Business is on Rise for Market Pair

1 day ago
Baking business is on rise for market pair. Novice market traders James and Kate Parkin have cooked up the perfect recipe for success after making their mark in a national competition… just months after they launched their first business... -> Read more at The Star

Barnsley Welcomes Yorkshire in Bloom Judges

8 days ago
Barnsley welcomes Yorkshire in Bloom judges. Judges visited Barnsley town centre yesterday to assess the Yorkshire in Bloom category Town/City Centre Award. Judges Steve Bumby and Andrew Mitchell from Leeds were taken on a walking route of Barnsley town centre. They took in Churchfields Peace Gardens (which is being judged in its own right for the first time this year), Becketts... -> Read more at Barnsley News & Sport

Table Turned on Bosses at Sheffield Restaurant

28 days ago
Table turned on bosses at Sheffield restaurant. Bosses at a Sheffield seafood restaurant waited on tables, cooked meals and served drinks at the bar last night in return for donations to Macmillan Cancer Support... -> Read more at The Star

Escaped Convict Arrested in Barnsley

22 days ago
Escaped convict arrested in Barnsley. A man who escaped from prison in early June has been arrested in Barnsley. Stewart Caves, aged 32, was found at a house in Columbia Street, Worsbrough, after escaping from HMP Kirkham in Lancashire. Caves, who is originally from Barnsley, was sentenced to seven years in prison in 2012 for an aggravated burglary. Police had issued a warning to... -> Read more at Barnsley News & Sport

Call for New Taxi Law by Barnsley East MP

29 days ago
Call for new taxi law by Barnsley East MP. MP for Barnsley East, Michael Dugher, has opposed changes to taxi and private hire vehicle law because of concerns they could put passengers in Barnsley at risk... -> Read more at South Yorkshire Times

Family Injured in M1 Motorway Crash

Family Injured in M1 Motorway Crash29 days ago
Family injured in M1 motorway crash. A woman and a 19-year-old man are seriously injured after their vehicle crashed on the M1 motorway near Barnsley. -> Read more at BBC News

Barnsley Youth Choir Fly the Flag in Riga

10 days ago
Barnsley Youth Choir fly the flag in Riga. The Barnsley Youth Choir are pictured at Horizon College prior to representing their town and Great Britain at the World Choir Games in Riga, Latvia. The post Barnsley Youth Choir fly the flag in Riga appeared first on Barnsley News and Sport. -> Read more at Barnsley News & Sport

A Chance to Enter Barnsley and Rotherham 2014 Business Awards

21 days ago
A chance to enter Barnsley and Rotherham 2014 Business Awards. Entry is now open  for the Barnsley and Rotherham Chamber of Commerce 2014 Business Awards. Entry forms and criteria information can be downloaded from www. brchamber.co.uk/awards. It is free to enter the awards and it is open to all businesses in Barnsley and Rotherham, regardless of size or sector, and all Barnsley... -> Read more at Barnsley News & Sport