Rotherham

England, United Kingdom

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  1. Ulley Reservoir: Man's body recovered from water

    A man's body has been found after reports he got into difficulty at reservoir in South Yorkshire.

    Ulley Reservoir

    A major search operation was started at Ulley Reservoir on Wednesday evening after concerns were raised when the man went missing.

    Police said underwater search teams later recovered a body.

    No formal identification has yet taken place, the force added.

    The man's family has been informed and are being supported by specialist officers.

  2. Dan Jarvis to step down as South Yorkshire Mayor in May

    The Mayor of South Yorkshire, Dan Jarvis, has announced he will not seek re-election to the post.

    Dan Jarvis

    Revealing his decision on Twitter, Mr Jarvis, who is also the Labour MP for Barnsley Central, said it had been an "extraordinary privilege" to have held the role but that he would be stepping down in May.

    He said: "Having led South Yorkshire for the past few years, and having put in place a devolved arrangement that has take us through he worst of the pandemic and is really starting to deliver for people in South Yorkshire, I think that now is the right time to think about who is best placed to build on these achievements."

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  3. Yorkshire and Lincolnshire's Monday weather forecast

    BBC Weather

    Today in Yorkshire, any morning mist and fog will clear to leave a mostly fine and sunny day. A few patches of cloud may move in during the afternoon but there will be plenty of sunshine:

    Weather graphic

    Lincolnshire will see a mostly cloudy day with the risk of a few scattered showers. In the afternoon, there will be sunny spells in between the showers, but these can be sharp in places:

    Weather graphic