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Summary

  1. News, sport, weather and travel will resume at 08:00 on Wednesday
  2. Live updates on Tuesday 6 September 2016

Live Reporting

By Mick Lunney

All times stated are UK

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  1. Things we've learnt today x5

    Mick Lunney

    BBC Local Live, Sheffield

    Thanks for being with us and we're back from 0800 tomorrow with news, sport, weather and travel for South Yorkshire.

    Here are five things most of us didn't know when we got up this morning:

    1. Sports Direct pledges to give workers a better deal but unions aren't convinced
    2. Sheffield has a new 10K road race
    3. The remarkable story of the woman buried in a wedding dress she never got to wear 
    4. A murder investigation is underway in Sheffield
    5. and Alan Shearer is among the celebrity golfers raising money for sick children in our region

    Have a good evening, I'll leave you where we began with this content fella languishing at the Tropical Butterfly House in North Anston. You can send us your pics here.

    Meerkat
  2. Sheffield-themed emojis prove popular

    Amy Nagy

    BBC Radio Sheffield

    A string of emojis with a strong flavour of Sheffield are getting the thumbs-up on social media.

    They've been put together by @sheffmoji.

    What do you think?

    Any you'd suggest that have been missed?

    View more on twitter
  3. Weather update: cloudy and muggy, low of 19C

    Keeley Donovan

    BBC Look North

    We'll see cloud but staying warm overnight..Keeley has the details:

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    Video caption: Weather update 6.9.16
  4. Listen to Owls' new signing

    Rob Staton

    BBC Radio Sheffield

    We've got an interview with the latest addition to the Sheffield Wednesday squad.

    He could be in action this weekend.

    View more on twitter
  5. Your South Yorkshire headlines this afternoon

    Jenny Cork

    BBC Sheffield news

  6. The big fight: Kell Brook 'out to shock the world'

    Shamir Masri

    BBC Look North

    Sheffield's Kell Brook doesn't muck about when it comes to challenges; fighting well above his usual weight to try to unseat the undisputed middleweight champion of the world. 

    The fight is this weekend. A flavour of Brook's preparation is here:

    Kel Brook
  7. HSBC's new office plan in Sheffield Retail Quarter

    Mick Lunney

    BBC Local Live, Sheffield

    This is an artist's impression of HSBC's planned office in the £480m Sheffield Retail Quarter scheme.

    Building work is due to get underway early next year and should be ready in Spring 2019.

    The project was recently endorsed by planners and will be created between Wellington Street and Cambridge Street.

    HSBC artist's impression of building
  8. Travel news: A57 major delays

    Jenny Cork

    BBC Sheffield news

    Police are warning of long delays because of a lorry fire on the A57.

    A lane is closed and very slow traffic at Worksop Road in both directions between Sheffield and Todwick Roundabout.

    View more on twitter
  9. Model village of Nether Edge in Sheffield

    Kate Linderholm

    BBC Local Live, Sheffield

    A company is laser-cutting a model scene depicting streets in Nether edge.

    'Makers' has been busy creating shop fronts and pavement areas and will display the results in its window soon.

    Here's some of their handiwork alongside the real thing:

    Model of shops
    Nether Edge street
  10. Missing woman in Doncaster - appeal for help

    Mick Lunney

    BBC Local Live, Sheffield

    Police are asking for help in tracing 25-year-old Lucy Grashion.

    She went missing on Friday night after being at the Lakeside Village complex.

    Lucy Grashion
  11. Speedy version of Sheffield 10K route

    James Vincent

    Reporter BBC Look North

    Keep up at the back!

    Here's the route of the new Sheffiled 10K road race...done in just a few minutes.

    Make sure you warm up first.

    No liability for strains, cracks or collapses accepted by us.

    Ready?  One your marks, get set....

    View more on youtube
  12. Tributes to teacher who died after falling in Sheffield classroom

    Gina Bolton

    BBC Radio Sheffield

    A school in Sheffield has paid tribute to one of its teachers who died following a classroom accident.

    41 year old Lynsey Laycock fell last week at Forge Valley School

    She died from medical complications after being taken to hospital. 

    Quote Message: Her dedication and hard work helped improve the life chances of all the pupils who were fortunate to have her as a teacher. As a community we are devastated by this tragic death and our thoughts are with Mrs Haycock's family and friends during this very difficult time." from Dale Barrowclough Headteacher of Forge Valley
    Dale BarrowcloughHeadteacher of Forge Valley
    Forge Valley school
  13. Red Arrows up close and near Chatsworth

    Mick Lunney

    BBC Local Live, Sheffield

    Lovely photo by Gerald Robinson of the Red Arrows on their way to Chatsworth Country Fair on Saturday – taken from Baslow Edge.

    All your photos are welcome, send them to us here.

    Red Arrows
  14. Watch: Celebrity golf day in Sheffield in aid of sick children

    Jonathan Buchan

    BBC Radio Sheffield Sport

    Fore!

    Bunker-dodging celebrities are in action today to raise money for the Sheffield Children's Hospital Charity appeal.

    BBC Breakfast tv's Dan Walker champions the event at the Hallamshire Golf Club and BBC Radio Sheffield's Jonathan Buchan caught up with the famous names:

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    Video caption: Golf celebs in Sheffield
  15. Sheffield teacher dies after classroom fall

    A teacher has died after breaking her leg in a fall in her classroom

    Lynsey Haycock, 41, a science and health teacher, fell at Forge Valley School on Thursday.

    She was taken to hospital but died the next day as a result of medical complications. 

    school
  16. Your headlines this lunchtime

    Gina Bolton

    BBC Radio Sheffield

    • and a celebrity golf tournament is taking place in Sheffield today to raise money for the Children's Hospital Charity.
  17. Man's death sparks murder investigation in Sheffield

    A murder investigation is under way in Sheffield after the death of a man who was found with a serious head injury in the city at the end of last month. 

    The victim was discovered in Devonshire Green at about 15:45 on Wednesday 31 August. 

    He died in hospital last night.

    A post-mortem examination is due to take place later to determine the exact cause of the man's death.

    Quote Message: The investigation surrounding what happened to the victim remains ongoing ...We remain keen to hear from anyone who was in the West One Plaza and Devonshire Green area on the afternoon of Wednesday 31 August." from Det Ch Insp Steve Ashmore South Yorkshire Police
    Det Ch Insp Steve AshmoreSouth Yorkshire Police
  18. Classroom accident leads to death of teacher in Sheffield

    Jenny Cork

    BBC Sheffield news

    The Sheffield Star reports the death of a teacher in Sheffield following a classroom accident.

    Forge Valley school
  19. 'She was buried in her wedding dress'- remarkable story by cancer fundraiser

    Rony Robinson

    Presenter, BBC Radio Sheffield

    Jackie Kenning fights back the tears as she speaks about her friend, Jo.

    Jo succumbed to cancer earlier this year aged 37, just a few days before she was due to get married.

    Jackie, from Goldthorpe, tells us she's putting on a fundraising ball in Jo's memory later this month and to raise money for charity.

    Cancer has also touched Jackie's life directly, she's had breast cancer:

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    Video caption: Cancer fundraiser Hellaby Hall