Rothwell ex-coal board estate ‘may be demolished’

An investment company is looking to build 72 new homes in Oulton, Rothwell. …read more Source:: BBC Radio Leeds       

Stevie Ward philosophical despite injury dashing England Rugby League World Cup dream

Leeds back-rower Stevie Ward says Grand Final glory will help him cope after injury ruled him out of the World Cup. …read more Source:: BBC Radio Leeds       

House prices – has the home ownership dream soured?

Frustrations as house values in many parts of the country fail to recover from the financial crisis of 2007. …read more Source:: BBC Radio Sheffield       

Adoptive parents sought for four sisters in South Yorkshire

Their foster carers say now they are aged 66 they are too old to take them on permanently. …read more Source:: BBC Radio Sheffield       

Asad Khan death: Police find no evidence schoolboy was bullied

Witness accounts from children were either changed or disproved, West Yorkshire Police said. …read more Source:: BBC Radio Leeds       

Larne Patrick: Leigh Centurions sign forward from Castleford Tigers

Leigh Centurions sign forward Larne Patrick from Castleford Tigers on a two-year contract. …read more Source:: BBC Radio Leeds       

Chris Basham: Sheffield United enjoying Championship spotlight

Championship club Sheffield United are not overawed by the prospect of a second successive promotion, says Chris Basham. …read more Source:: BBC Radio Sheffield       

Protester climbs Sheffield’s Vernon Oak to prevent felling

The council put up a notice to announce that the 150-year-old oak tree would be cut down this week. …read more Source:: BBC Radio Sheffield       

Dying daughter calls for Bradford Andrea Dunbar memorial

The playwright Andrea Dunbar, who died in 1990 aged 29, is not commemorated in Bradford city centre. …read more Source:: BBC Radio Leeds       

Bairstow on Christmas with Boycott

England wicketkeeper Jonny Bairstow opens up to Michael Vaughan in a special interview for BBC Radio 5 live. …read more Source:: BBC Radio Sheffield