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Pubs and Clubs Guide: Sheffield, Barnsley, Rotherham and Doncaster

Do you have an event you’d like to see in our Pubs and Clubs guide? Email the details to whats.on@sheffieldnewspapers.co.uk

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What’s On Guide to Sheffield, Barnsley, Rotherham and Doncaster

Do you have an event you’d like to see promoted in our What’s On? Email the details to whats.on@sheffieldnewspapers.co.uk

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Rambling - Your Guide to Sheffield, Barnsley, Rotherham and Doncaster - w/c Saturday, June 29, 2017

Rambling - Your Guide to Sheffield, Barnsley, Rotherham and Doncaster - w/c Saturday, June 29, 2017

Ramble After 50 for Sheffield Singles, Walks every month. New walkers welcome. Dtls Moya 07999845638.

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Column: Firms need to put up or shut up

Some “captains of industry” are once again complaining about the lack of suitable staff to employ within their businesses.

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Ten Things To Do Today - Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Ten Things To Do Today - Wednesday, June 28, 2017

1. Open Mic Jam with The Carnival, 10A High Street, Dronfield, Derbyshire, S18 1PY.

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Opera North will continue to get funding from the Arts Council.

Arts Council reveals £5.3m boost in funding for Yorkshire

The Arts Council has this morning announced an increase of more than £5m for projects and organisations based in Yorkshire.
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Victoria Quays.

Resurgent interest in Victoria Quays

A redevelopment scheme for Sheffield’s Victoria Quays in the 1990s envisaged a transformation from a quiet, somewhat neglected area to a busy hub with buildings converted for residential and commercial use, within a vibrant community.

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Sir Hugh Sykes is an international industrialist and investor, noted for championing regeneration in and around Sheffield. He has also written a new book about his career, called Lighting the Furnace. Picture: Chris Etchells

Interview with Richard Blackledge: Former businessman and Master Cutler’s rise to the top chronicled

The pursuit of riches would, you’d expect, be high on the agenda of a man with Sir Hugh Sykes’ lifestyle.

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HMS Queen Elizabeth, one of two new aircraft carriers for the Royal Navy sits docked in the sunshine at Rosyth dockyard near Edinburgh ahead of her sea trials which are due to begin. Picture: Andrew Milligan/PA Wire

All you need to know about HMS Queen Elizabeth as super ship leaves dockyard

The Royal Navy’s largest ship ever is set to leave the Rosyth dockyard in Fife and make her way up the Forth today.

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Column: Relentless battle to breastfeed

Column: Relentless battle to breastfeed

Relentless versus Rewarding are my two very different perspectives of breastfeeding.

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Jo McBride, from Sprotbrough, with daughter Freya

My View: Tot is fighting back from rare disease

Some childhood illnesses can be difficult to diagnose as many doctors have never seen some of the rarer ones.

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Sheridan Smith

Multi-talented actress Sheridan Smith celebrates her birthday tomorrow (June 25).

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ANTIQUES COLUMN: The popularity of collecting vesta cases

Smoking is bad for your health and it is many many years since I last had the unbelievable joy of smoking my pipe.

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Chris Page column

Grand Central: Kept buzzing - to infirmity and beyond!

That’s me pictured above. On the left. Just to be clear. Seen right is reason for this column, my great granddaughter. ​Not third generation, you understand. But my granddaughter. Who’s great. And grand. In true Tyke terminology.

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Dr David Crichton with fellow walkers

Column: Walking yourself to fitness and health

This month I’ve joined nearly 30 colleagues at the clinical commissioning group in stepping out to support the Walk All Over Cancer campaign to raise money for Cancer Research UK.

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Sheffield knifemaker Grace Horne in her little workshop in Fulwood

Star Interview with Richard Blackledge: Cutler Grace loves life at the sharp end

When cutler Grace Horne was seven years old, her family emigrated from Sydney, Australia, to the UK.

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Anita and April

In the Saddle: Truly one for the bucket list

Well, it's always good to have some goals in life and a bucket list to tick things off. After all, everyone needs something to aim for and in the world of horses this is just as important.

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Chris Skidmore, from Yorkshire NUM, is concerned about the fate of recreation grounds like the one in Grimethorpe. Picture: Scott Merrylees

Yorkshire's former mining communities losing their recreation grounds

The final whistle has blown on several recreation grounds in former Yorkshire mining communities. But can more be done to avoid others suffering a similar fate? Chris Burn reports.

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Hopes of a vintage year for Eroica cycling festival in the Peak District after revamp

Hopes of a vintage year for Eroica cycling festival in the Peak District after revamp

Thousands of cyclists, their families and those keen for a taste of the vintage lifestyle will be heading to the Peak District this weekend for the Eroica Britannia bike ride and festival.

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Ruth Clapton-Bartlett

FAVOURITE THINGS; Daughter of a musical legend on why she loves Doncaster

Ruth Clapton-Bartlett inherited her famous father’s love for music but is kept busy currently with her young family in Bessacarr, where she and her husband chose to make their home.

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