Residents have launched a petition against planned changes in Rotherham kerbside bin collection services that would see an end to separate containers for plastics recycling. Azz Mohammed reports for Sheffield Live!
A five day bin strike in Doncaster has been called off by members of the Unite union after a new offer on pay and jobs was agreed with private contractor Suez. Union members had threatened to stage a series of walkouts but now say the pay dispute has been resolved after a revised offer was accepted unanimously. Sheffield Live! reporter Simon Thake spoke to Unite officer Shane Sweeting.
Bins for disposing knives have been set in various locations across England to help reduce knife crime. Sheffield have also united with other cities in tackling the crime. Baillor Jalloh has more.