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Polls close in South Yorkshire Police and Crime Commissioner election - BBC News
The polls have closed for the election of a new South Yorkshire Police and Crime Commissioner. The vacancy follows the resignation of Shaun Wright amid the child sexual exploitation scandal in Rotherham where he once headed children's services.Fury, disgust and apathy as people of South Yorkshire choose a new PCCThe GuardianThe South Yorkshire PPC election is a tale of two candidates – and a scandal ...
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 22:29:24 GMT
Ed Miliband facing battle to hold off Ukip surge in South Yorkshire - Daily Mail
Ed Miliband is facing a battle to hold off Ukip in his own back yard today – as voters go to the polls in South Yorkshire to elect a new police commissioner. A defeat for Labour would be seen as a major blow for Mr Miliband whose Doncaster constituency ...
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 15:33:34 GMT
Vote Jack Clarkson for South Yorkshire Police and Crime Commissioner - UKIP
The Police and Crime Commissioner election in South Yorkshire takes place today. We are in a very strong position and it's a straight fight between UKIP and Labour. We can win this election and really cause a storm in this Labour heartland. By voting ...
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 10:35:54 GMT
Spectacular bonfire and firework displays lined-up across South Yorkshire and ... - The Star
It's the time of year again to wrap up warm and head outdoors for crackling bonfires, dazzling firework displays and tasty toffee apples. Bonfire Night is just around the corner and an array of sparkling celebrations is planned across South Yorkshire ...
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 18:17:11 GMT
UKIP Progress Tested in South Yorkshire Police Commissioner Vote - Bloomberg
UKIP is challenging the main opposition Labour Party for control of the police authority in South Yorkshire, Labour's political heartland. The previous commissioner, Shaun Wright, who took 51 percent of the vote in 2012, resigned over his handling of ...
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 00:16:43 GMT
South Yorkshire fire chief warns of depleted 999 service over strike period - South Yorkshire Times
South Yorkshire fire chiefs are warning the 999 emergency service will be 'severely depleted' when firefighters go on strike in the run-up to Bonfire Night. The Fire Brigades Union called the four-day period of industrial action, which begins tomorrow ...
Wed, 29 Oct 2014 15:50:54 GMT