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  1. South Yorkshire schools fail to meet national average GCSE standards...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Sheffield Star

    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. Improvements have been promised across the region, but serious concerns have been raised about the validity of the Government's findings after three of the city's biggest schools failed to hit minimum targets.

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  2. 1,000 sign Ecclesall crossing petitionRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | 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. Unhappy parents at Ecclesall C of E Junior School have set up a petition about the lack of a crossing patrol outside the school.

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  3. Three major Sheffield schools fail to hit GCSE grade targetsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Sheffield Star

    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. Three of Sheffield's biggest schools have failed to hit minimum targets on GCSE grades - as pass rates dropped across the city.

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  4. Chrstian Eriksen steers Tottenham into League Cup finalRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Mid-Day Mumbai

    Sheffield, United Kingdom: Two moments of magic from Christian Eriksen helped Tottenham Hotspur reach the final of the League Cup with a 3-2 aggregate victory over League One club Sheffield United. Dane Eriksen's sublime first-half free-kick put Maurico Pochettino's team 1-0 up on the night and they looked to be in cruise control before two goals in as many minutes from 18-year-old substitute Che Adams levelled the tie overall.

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  5. INTERVIEW: Jazz Musician of the Day: Derek BaileyRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | All About Jazz

    All About Jazz is celebrating Derek Bailey's birthday today! Bailey was born in Sheffield, England. A third generation musician, he began playing the guitar at the age of ten, going on to study with John Duarte among others.

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  6. Snow: Travel Update 11.31am - Bus services severely disrupted across Sheffield and South YorkshireRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | Sheffield Telegraph

    This service is using Howbeck Drive to terminate atpresent 218 Barnsley-Mexborough/Rotherham not serving Kilnhurst or Swinton -diverting via Woodman; not serving Highwoodsestate in Mexborough; not servingBolton estate 221 Rotherham - Doncaster Not serving Conisbrough or Denaby estate duetoblocked roads at Castle and Denaby - Low Road only; not serving Windhillestate;not serving estate at Swinton - direct on Church Street 222 Doncaster - Barnsley Not serving Conisbrough or Denabyestate dueto blocked roads at Castle and Denaby - Low Road only; not servingBurman Roador Quarry Hill Road in Wath Yellow route - RUNNING MALIN BRIDGE-HALFWAY. All services subject to delay due to road traffic conditions where we run on street.

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  7. Teacher killer loses sentence appealRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | BBC News

    A panel of three judges at the Court of Appeal in London, headed by the Lord Chief Justice Lord Thomas, rejected Will Cornick's bid. At Leeds Crown Court in November, the 16 year old was warned he might never be released from prison by a judge who found his pride and lack of remorse over his actions "truly grotesque".

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  8. Bus service extended to Drakehouse supermarketRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | Sheffield Star

    Stagecoach's SL3 - Supertram Link 3 - runs every 10 minutes to Asda at Drakehouse, via Waterthorpe Greenway, Moss Way tram stop and Ochre Dike Lane. The extension has been introduced by Stagecoach after customer feedback and one of several changes made to services this month as part of the bus operator's regular review of bus networks.

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  9. Snow: Travel Update 10.10am - First bus services suspended in SheffieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | South Yorkshire Times

    No services in Sheffield at the moment. They are going to try to start an emergency service within next 20 minutes Due to the ice on Owston Road in Carcroft andthe cars parked by parents dropping children off at Carcroft Primary Schoolservice 50 is diverted away from Owston Road to operate along High Street andChestnut Avenue untill 09:00am when the parked cars will have cleared.

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  10. Pochettino calls for Spurs killer instinctRead the original story

    Yesterday | UAport

    Comments: 0 Online news: Sports Writer: AFP - + SHEFFIELD - Mauricio Pochettino said he was proud of his Tottenham Hotspur players after they reached the League Cup final but challenged his players to learn to "kill games".

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  11. Lord Sugar runs down Spurs' mentality and then praises key player for winRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Business News

    Tottenham answered a real question of their character last night, posed by Sheffield United on the pitch, and a former chairman off it. They were 2-0 up on aggregate and appeared cruising, before a quick double from the home side levelled the scores and threw the outcome into doubt.

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  12. Sheffield's allotment challenge star aims for the finalRead the original story

    Yesterday | 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 producers of the BBC series The Big Allotment Challenge were looking for contestants for the programme's second series - and would Rob be interested in trying out for a screen test? "I'd had a couple of drinks and thought it was a good idea so I agreed," he said.

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  13. Snow: Travel UpdateRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Sheffield Star

    Service 20/20A- Owing to conditions, we are unable to operate on Derbyshire Lane or ScarsdaleRoad. Buses will run normally to Heeley, then straight along Woodseats, righton Abbey Lane and will terminate at the roundabout at Hutcliffe Wood shops.

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  14. Did Sheffield soldier help capture Nazi Himmler?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Sheffield Star

    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. Chris Mannion, aged 52, is currently writing a book about the capture of Nazi Himmler, the head of Hitler's SS police force, and believes that a Sheffield soldier was involved.

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  15. Historic Sheffield cottage goes to auctionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Sheffield Telegraph

    The sale of a historic but rundown cottage at a Sheffield park is set to go ahead - after the city council rejected alternative plans to use the land to create a garden. Plans to sell the 17th century Cobnar Cottage, on Cobnar Road, Norton Lees, for A 80,000 were put on hold for a year to allow the Friends of Graves Park group to come up with other uses.

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  16. Spurs set up League Cup derby final against ChelseaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | USA Today

    Spurs set up League Cup derby final against Chelsea Christian Eriksen sends Tottenham into League Cup final with decisive late goal in semi Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1CzVP1l Tottenham Hotspur's Andros Townsend celebrates after their Capital One Cup semi-final second leg soccer match against Sheffield United. SHEFFIELD, England - Christian Eriksen added a late goal to his sublime early free kick to help Tottenham scrape a 2-2 draw with third-tier Sheffield United on Wednesday and secure a place in the League Cup final against Chelsea.

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  17. Video: Weather Update midnight: Traffic disruption across SheffieldRead the original story

    Yesterday | Sheffield Star

    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. Snow caused major traffic disruption across Sheffield on Wednesday evening - affecting thousands of fans making their way home from the League Cup semi-final at Bramall Lane.

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  18. Sheffield United vs Tottenham: Score, Grades, Reaction from Capital One Cup GameRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | BleacherReport

    Christian Eriksen bagged a brace, including a dramatic late equaliser, to send Tottenham Hotspur to Wembley for the Capital One Cup final with a 2-2 draw at League One side Sheffield United on Wednesday night. Spurs had led through Eriksen's first-half opener but were pegged back by two goals in as many second-half minutes from Sheffield United substitute Che Adams.

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  19. Football: Tottenham to face Chelsea in League Cup finalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Channelnewsasia.com

    Two moments of magic from Christian Eriksen helped Tottenham Hotspur reach the final of the League Cup with a 3-2 aggregate victory over resilient League One club Sheffield United at Bramall Lane. Tottenham Hotspur's Harry Kane jumps to make a defensive clearance from a corner during the English League Cup semi-final second leg football match against Sheffield United at Bramall Lane in Sheffield, northern England.

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  20. Former Sheffield headteacher dies aged 91Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Sheffield Star

    John James Postlethwaite, known as Jim, was headteacher of the Waltheof School campus on the Manor from 1960 to 1980. His widow, Catherine, said: "Jim was a well-loved and respected headmaster and a sportsman of repute who had a very good influence on all who came into contact with him.

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