NEWS IN BRIEF: Dolphin singer starts festivities

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Dolphin singer starts festivities

A SHOW featuring John Reilly, the voice of Sheffield band Boy On A Dolphin, launches a hectic month of summer festivities at a small farming village between Rotherham and Worksop.

A concert at Letwell Village Hall on Saturday, June 2, will be followed by a Diamond Jubilee party on the main village street three days later. John returns to Letwell with Boy On A Dolphin on July 4 and 5. Villagers stage their annual summer fayre on Saturday, July 7.

Generation offer

THE Drakehouse Mill pub on Drake House Way in Waterthorpe, Sheffield, is celebrating the generation game this Sunday with meals free for any great-grandparents dining with all four generations of their family from 2pm-5pm. Download a voucher from to claim the deal.

Jet fighter glasses

CHILDREN’S eyecare in Sheffield has reached new heights with the launch of lenses made from the same material used in the canopies of fighter jets and the windscreens of combat helicopters. Specsavers on Pinstone Street in the city centre is now offering SuperTough clear strong lenses made from Trivex in all children’s glasses.