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Do not let Leeds United fans try to fool you - matches with Sheffield Wednesday matter

Leeds United supporters may claim Sheffield Wednesday are insignificant when it comes to their list of rivals but we know better than that.

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Dave Grohl and the Foo Fighters played in Sheffield in 2007

The night Foo Fighters played Sheffield Arena

American rockers the Foo Fighters have just been announced as the second headliner for Glastonbury this year, and The Star looks back to when they played Sheffield.

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Chris Brunt scoring an audacious goal against Leeds United, ten years ago next week

Sheffield Wednesday's last three victories over Leeds United at Elland Road go back further than you might think

Elland Road is not exactly a happy stomping ground for Sheffield Wednesday.

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Chris Wood has scored 22 goals this season for Leeds United

Sheffield Wednesday: More to Leeds United than Chris Wood, says positive, prepared Carlos Carvalhal

He may be among the Championship’s leading goalscorers, but Carlos Carvalhal has insisted that there’s a lot more to Leeds United than Chris Wood.

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Gavin and Jamie McDonnell

Twin Gavin can learn from my mistakes insists Jamie McDonnell

Jamie McDonnell believes twin brother Gavin can learn from his mistakes as he seeks to claim the WBC super bantamweight title this weekend.

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A spate of thefts in Sheffield's south east has police urging residents to remove tools from their cars

Lock up your cars, Sheffielders told, after spate of tool thefts

South Yorkshire Police are urging Sheffielders to remove tools from their vehicles and keep them secured after a spate of thefts in the south east of the city.

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Spirites boss Gary Caldwell gets his message out to the players

Players tell Caldwell what’s needed so Town can start winning

Gary Caldwell took a break from telling his players what they need to do to win this week and instead put the onus on them.

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Chesterfield v Wimbledon, Ched Evans

Decisions to be made on trio of injured Spireites

Gary Caldwell is hoping for good news on an injured trio of Chesterfield players.

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Gavin McDonnell. Picture: Mark Robinson

Gavin McDonnell’s journey of a lifetime told by those who know him best

It started with a drunken claim and could end on Saturday night with Gavin McDonnell reaching the pinnacle of the sport of boxing.

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Storm Doris pulled down trees all over the country.

WATCH: 10 of the most viewed Storm Doris videos

Storm Doris battered the UK yesterday and much of it was captured on video.

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Marc Diakiese.

Doncaster mixed martial artiste creates history with photo shoot for gay magazine

A Doncaster mixed martial artiste has posed for a photo shoot for a gay magazine.

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Millwall v Chesterfield; 21/02/2017 KO 7.45pm;  
The New Den;
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Spirites Angel Martinez challenges Millwall's Ben Thompson

Angel on exit of his ‘friend forever,’ his fitness and his philosophy on the future

It’s been an emotional week for Angel Martinez, Chesterfield’s loquacious Spaniard.

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WARNING - GRAPHIC PICTURES: Derbyshire man suffers horrific burns after e-cig explodes

A Derbyshire man is in hospital with horrific burns after his e-cigarette exploded in his pocket.

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Sheffield is to host a Pokemon tournament.

Sheffield to host prestigious Pokemon video game and trading card championships

Sheffield will host a prestigious two day Pokemon tournament next month.

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WATCH: 10 of the most viewed Storm Doris videos

WATCH: 10 of the most viewed Storm Doris videos

Storm Doris battered the UK yesterday and much of it was captured on video.

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There have been a number of misses between aircraft and drones in recent months.

Drone "narrowly avoids" crashing into plane landing at local airport

A drone "narrowly avoided" smashing into a passenger plane as it came into land at a local airport in severe weather.

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VIDEO: Carvalhal aims to banish negativity ‘virus’ ahead of Sheffield Wednesday clash with Leeds United

Carlos Carvalhal fears Sheffield Wednesday have been infected by a negativity ‘virus’ which he claims could hamper his players.

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The Grosvenor House Hotel comes down.

Going...going...gone! Grosvenor House Hotel finally comes down

A pile of rubble under a bare patch of sky is all the remains of a once-iconic Sheffield hotel.

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Nick Griffin with the Hewitt's Grimsby Ales signs at the "Little" Plough.

PICTURES: Renovation work at Doncaster town centre pub reveals original 1930s signs

Traditional pub signs more than 80 years old have been revealed for the first time in decades at a popular Doncaster town centre pub during renovation work.

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Comedian Russell Howard responds to naked man in Yorkshire running past his gig poster

Comedian Russell Howard responds to naked man in Yorkshire running past his gig poster

A naked man who ran through a Yorkshire city centre completely naked in the middle of Storm Doris has prompted a response from comedian Russell Howard.
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