Sheffield universities probe ‘racism’ reports

The University of Sheffield and Sheffield Hallam University are investigating four claims of racism. …read more Source:: BBC Radio Sheffield       

Drainpipe-playing busker’s star turn

Busker Nathan Robinson is aiming to provide the sound of summer – with flip-flops and drainpipes. …read more Source:: BBC Radio Leeds       

West Yorkshire Police report says hate crime figures double

More than 5,000 offences were reported in West Yorkshire in 2016/7, twice those in 2014/5. …read more Source:: BBC Radio Leeds       

Jose Morais: Barnsley boss says relegation would not be a failure

Barnsley boss Jose Morais says that he is the right man for the club even if they get relegated this Saturday. …read more Source:: BBC Radio Sheffield       

Cliff Richard case: Police assisted BBC ‘too much’

Ex-South Yorkshire Police chief describes his force’s relationship with the BBC as a “shotgun wedding”. …read more Source:: BBC Radio Sheffield       

Leeds United Myanmar tour: Paul Heckingbottom says club will try to alleviate players’ concerns

Leeds boss Paul Heckingbottom says the club will try to alleviate any concerns their players have about touring Myanmar. …read more Source:: BBC Radio Leeds       

Birkby arson suspect Shahid Mohammed fights extradition

Shahid Mohammed had been on the run for more than 12 years when he was arrested in Pakistan. …read more Source:: BBC Radio Leeds       

Leeds United: Pablo Hernandez signs new two-year contract at Elland Road

Leeds United midfielder Pablo Hernandez signs a new two-year contract at Elland Road. …read more Source:: BBC Radio Leeds       

Kate Bush pens Emily Bronte tribute for Yorkshire moors memorial

The singer’s words about the Wuthering Heights author will be carved in stone. …read more Source:: BBC Radio Leeds       

‘Lunatic’ Bradford driver jailed for seven years

Waqas Hussain was being sought over a collision in 2017 when he ran down two pedestrians in February. …read more Source:: BBC Radio Leeds