THE police have been in touch to update us on why the Lidl car park was closed on Saturday morning, and have also given us an update on an accident on Rotherham Road last Thursday.

Lidl incident: "At around 6am on Saturday February 10, we received reports of an injured male on Wellington Street in Barnsley.

"Enquiries found that the injuries to the male were as a result of an accident and no third party was involved.

"The man was taken to hospital but his injuries are not believed to be life-threatening."

Rotherham Road: "At around 8.30pm on Thursday February 8 it was reported that a man had come off his motorbike on Rotherham Road, Barnsley.

"The man was taken to hospital, with injuries to his ankle and knee. They are not thought to be serious."