A MAN has admitted two sex offences at Sheffield Crown Court. Anthony Wright (37) of Westfield Avenue, Aughton, was charged with one count of sexual assault and one of sexual activity in the presence of a child. He was was due to stand trial at Sheffield Crown Court from Monday, but pleaded guilty on the first day. Wright will appear again to be sentenced on Monday, June 5.
ROTHERHAM’S top police officer has warned that the investigation into the rape of a teenage girl may “take some time”. Detectives are hunting for the man who attacked a 16-year-old girl on a public footpath just off Badsley Moor Lane last Friday night. Chief Supt Rob Odell said: “We are well aware that this incident has shocked and distressed both the local community and the wider public, but I can assure you that our work continues in earnest.
The Sneak Peek was shortlisted and "highly commended" at the O2 Yorkshire & Humber Media Awards 2013. It achieved joint second place, beaten by one project with its own dedicated editorial team and a starting budget of £2,000. A judging panel of journalists and news editors described The Sneak Peek as "unique" and credited it for targeting a young audience often forgotten by local newspapers.