Tennis star Ash Barty withdraws from competing citing Australian quarantine rules

World number one Ashleigh Barty will not defend her season-ending WTA Finals title nor compete further in 2021 due to quarantine restrictions in her native Australia. The 25-year-old, who spent two weeks in quarantine after returning from the US Open in September to her home in Brisbane, said she is “not willing to compromise my preparation for January” when the […]

Police in Sheffield searching for missing woman

Police in Sheffield are searching for a 24-year-old woman who has gone missing. The woman, called Ellie, was last seen in Barkers Place, Hillsborough, at around 3am today (Tuesday, October 19). She has not been seen or heard from since and officers at South Yorkshire Police are growing concerned for her welfare. READ MORE:Mum stunned to find son with suspected […]

Police issue appeal for missing 14-year-old Wakefield girl

West Yorkshire Police have issued an appeal for information regarding the whereabouts of missing 14-year old girl, Jodie Pook. The Wakefield teenager was last known to be wearing a black hoodie, jogging bottoms and trainers. She has links to Wakefield, Leeds, Cheshire and London. Officers are becoming increasingly concerned for Jodie’s safety. If you have seen her (pictured below), or […]

Urgent appeal for 43-year-old woman missing from Wakefield

West Yorkshire Police have issued an urgent appeal for information regarding the whereabouts of missing 43-year-old Elizabeth Rowan. Elizabeth was last seen at 4pm on Saturday (October 16) on Aberford Road in Wakefield. Police believe she may have travelled to Huddersfield. She is described as white, approximately 5 feet 7 inches tall, of a slim build with shoulder-length blonde hair. […]

Live: A61 Corporation Street in Sheffield closed due to accident

The A61 Corporation Street in Sheffield is closed due to an accident from Cornish Street (Shalesmoor Roundabout) to Alma Street. The road has been closed since around 3am this morning, Thursday October 14, and Google Maps is showing a small area of slow-moving traffic. Further updates are awaited, but in the meantime motorists are advised to find alternative routes. Traffic […]