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City and metropolitan borough in South Yorkshire, England

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Sheffield: City and metropolitan borough in South Yorkshire, England
Sheffield is a city and metropolitan borough in South Yorkshire, England. The name derives from the River Sheaf which runs through the city. Historically part of the West Riding of Yorkshire With some southern suburbs annexed from Derbyshire, the city has grown from its largely industrial roots to encompass a wider economic base. The population of the City of Sheffield is 584,853 (mid-2019 est.) and it is one of the eight largest regional English cities that make up the Core Cities Group. Sheffield is the second-largest city in the Yorkshire and the Humber region and the third-largest English district by population. The metropolitan population of The city of Sheffield is 1,569,000.

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Tobias Weller raises £150,000 for Sheffield charities [Video]

Tobias Weller raises £150,000 for Sheffield charities

A nine-year-old boy from Sheffield has raised more than £150,000 for local charities since lockdown began, 300 times more than his initial goal. Tobias Weller, who has cerebral palsy, was only walking..

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Struggling Championship side Sheffield Wednesday appoint former Stoke City manager Tony Pulis as their new boss.
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Sheffield freight train derailment disruption 'to last for days'

The freight train came off tracks at Sheffield station and a crane will be needed to remove it.
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Garry Monk: Sheffield Wednesday sack ex-Swansea, Leeds and Birmingham boss

Manager Garry Monk leaves Sheffield Wednesday after 14 months in charge.
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Coronavirus: Piers Corbyn Sheffield charges dropped

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Free school meals: Sheffield makes Christmas promise

A council says it will fund free school meals for vulnerable children over the Christmas holidays.
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Photographs capture 'pivotal' decade in Sheffield's history

A new exhibition of images from 1980s Sheffield has gone on show at the city's Weston Park Museum.
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Sheffield knife-makers: More cutlery history unearthed

A project to find descendants of Sheffield's cutlery makers has unearthed many new stories.
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'Wrong person' jailed over M1 smart motorway deaths

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Lorry driver admits causing deaths of two men on Sheffield M1 'smart motorway'

Jason Mercer and Alexandru Murgeanu died after a three-vehicle collision on the M1 near Sheffield.
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Sheffield flat fire: Woman in her 30s dies

The blaze broke out at a property in the Lowedges area of Sheffield in the early hours of Thursday.
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Police in Sheffield fire plastic bullet at gun suspect

A man suspected of having a firearm is confronted by armed police.
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Sheffield shooting: Victim, 12, 'recognised gunman'

The boy says he recognised the man's eyes and voices, court hears.
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Coronavirus spread fear of Sheffield carer who went untested

Alison Taylor fears she may have been unwittingly responsible for spreading Covid-19 to care homes.
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Sheffield stabbing: Victim was killed 'at house party'

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Qualifiers Jamie Clarke and Anthony McGill are involved in a feisty exchange at the World Championship in which the referee has to step in to diffuse the situation.
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Police were called to Horninglow Rd in the Firth Park area of Sheffield just after midnight.
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Sheffield man 'never imagined' proposal would set flat on fire

Albert Andreu's romantic gesture went up in smoke when tea lights and candles set fire to his home.
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Kate Middleton: Duchess of Cambridge wears face mask at event for first time

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Defending world champion Judd Trump survives a first-round scare to edge past Tom Ford at the Crucible Theatre in Sheffield.
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Anthony Hamilton pulls out of the World Championship in Sheffield because of health concerns, according to Barry Hearn.
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The shortlist includes Sarah McGoldrick, in Sheffield, who used her shed to make visors for the NHS.
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Three pints deep at 10am: Pub drinkers toast end to lockdown

Bars in Sheffield busy by midday on so-called Super Saturday: "I could die tomorrow," one punter notes. "I'd rather know I'd enjoyed myself than stayed at home afraid of a virus."
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Images show people in Leeds and Sheffield holding large clumps of icy debris
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Six people fled the building during storms in Sheffield on Tuesday night.
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'A joy to be back': Places of worship reopen for private prayer three months after coronavirus lockdown

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Demonstrators set to gather in cities including London, Manchester, Sheffield, Bristol and Leicester
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Current restrictions mean 10 people are allowed at a funeral in Sheffield, with others watching online.
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Tobias Weller, from Sheffield, uses a walking frame and is walking 750m a day to reach his target.
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The package, containing chocolate bars, was sent from Sweden with only biographical details on the front.
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His motorcycle collided with car as he responded to reports another motorist had failed to stop
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The 40-year-old officer was pronounced dead at the scene in Ecclesfield, Sheffield, police say.
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