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George Best: the greatest ever British footballer? Sheffield gets to see him again

Sheffield football fans may have been deprived of top-level football for a good few years.

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Frances Bishop, Doncaster star of The Apprentice, who owns The Pud store in Doncaster town centre. The shop was re-fitted in January 2017.

‘My Doncaster clothes shop is my happy place’ - Apprentice star Frances Bishop

She spent over two months living in London, but for Apprentice star Frances Bishop there’s no place quite like Doncaster.

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Sheffield-bound boxing legend Frank Bruno

QUIZ: Can you be perfectly Frank when it comes to Sheffield-bound boxing legend Bruno's beloved sport?

Retired ring king Frank Bruno brings his hard-hitting one man show to Sheffield this week.
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Serial award winner Cristiano Ronaldo

QUIZ: As Ronaldo again named world's best player, how well do you know multi-millionaire star striker?

Cristiano Ronaldo, who last month crowned a memorable year by being acknowledged globe's greatest footballer for record fourth time, has scored further success by winning another world's best player plaudit.
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Candles were lit around the world when David Bowie died last year

VOTE: On first anniversary of his shock death, choose your fave face of ch-ch-changing chameleon David Bowie

Today marks a year since we bid fond farewell to masterful musician of many faces David Bowie.
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The Beatles: "no future"

THIS WEEK REWIND: When The Beatles were rejected as having "no future"

This week 55 years ago saw budding band, who would become musical legends The Beatles, dismissed as having " no future in show business".
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David Bowie RIP

VOTE: Choose your fave face of 2016 casualty ch-ch-changing chameleon David Bowie

This year bid fond farewell to celebrities aplenty, none more sadly missed than David Bowie.

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Kenny Baker is among the celebrities who died in 2016.

22 stars that died in 2016 but didn't get the biggest headlines

David Bowie, Prince, Leonard Cohen, George Michael, Muhammad Ali and Carrie Fisher are just some of the famous faces we lost in 2016 - but alongside those notable names were many other celebrities whose passing didn’t quite generate the same amount of column inches.
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Who loves a public house like this?

STAR BARS: Two of these celeb pubs have South Yorkshire connections ... but which ones and where?

Stars love their bars and our top five celebrity-owned pubs include two awash with South Yorkshire connections.

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Alex Turner of the Arctic Monkeys on stage at Sheffield Arena. Photo: Glenn Ashley

Arctic Monkeys confirm new album rumours in Sheffield

The Arctic Monkeys are working on a new album in their hometown of Sheffield, singer Alex Turner has revealed.
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Iconic beauty Audrey Hepburn

YOU BEAUTY! Is your choice in top 20 attractive icons?

"The list is a wonderful mix of classic and modern day stars, all of whom are renowned for their stylishness and sophistication".
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Michael Palin as the Magic Mirror.

Michael Palin thrills theatre audiences with Sheffield panto appearance

One of Sheffield's most famous sons is delighting theatre audiences with a comic turn in a Christmas pantomime.

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Ballon d'Or serial winner Cristiano Ronaldo

QUIZ: As Ronaldo named world's best player again, how well do you know multi-millionaire star striker?

Cristiano Ronaldo has crowned a memorable year by being acknowledged the globe's greatest player for record fourth time.

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The Stone Roses set for Yorkshire double date

Double treat for Yorkshire Stones Roses fans

Yorkshire Stone Roses fans are celebrating announcement of live double date on their doorstep.

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Rod Stewart

QUIZ: How well do you know Rod Stewart, set to rock Yorkshire again?

Regardless of if ya think he's sexy, do ya think ya know Rod Stewart?
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Michael Palin.

Michael Palin 'embarrassed' by hotel plans for Sheffield Central Library

One of Sheffield's most famous sons says he is 'embarrassed' by plans to convert the Central Library into a five star hotel.
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Jess Ennis-Hill

FLASHBACK: As Sheffield's Jessica Ennis-Hill still strikes gold after retirement, we spotlight the star athlete's career timeline

Shefield's star athlete Jessica Ennis-Hill is "so happy" she will be awarded third World Championship heptathlon gold after dope failure Tatyana Chernova was stripped of the 2011 title (revisited here).

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Late great Freddie Mercury

QUIZ: 25 years after his death, which Freddie Mercury song are YOU?

A quarter of a century ago this week the music world mourned one of its most flamboyant frontmen.

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Late great Children in Need stalwart Sir Terry Wogan will be much missed tonight

Children in Need flashback as presenters plan Sir Terry Wogan tribute

Tonight's Children in Need TV fund-raining fun will be tinged with sadness as BBC bosses mark first show without late great Sir Terry Wogan.
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Gifty Louise

Sheffield festive lights switch-on will have X Factor fans jumping for joy

Sunday's Sheffield Christmas lights ceremony will enjoy X Factor with singer Gifty Louise (seen here in Motown mode) among well-known celebrities attending.

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