THE police are continuing their appeal for witnesses after naming the 36-year-old motorcyclist who died following a collision on the A628 Woodhead Pass.

Marcus Skeet, 36, was riding a grey Suzuki Bandit motorcycle when, at around 12.45pm on September 25, it was in collision with a brown BMW 320D outside the Dog and Partridge pub.

Both the BMW and the motorcycle are believed to have been travelling towards Flouch roundabout.

Mr Skeet was initially taken to hospital with life-threatening injuries but sadly died on October 1.

Police are appealing for witnesses who may have seen the motorcycle on the A628 prior to the collision or who witnessed the incident.

Anyone with information should call South Yorkshire Police on 101, quoting incident number 435 of September 25, 2013.