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Search begins for north of England's next great writer

A top publishing house celebrated its move to Sheffield by launching a contest to find the north's next great writer.
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Wages in Sheffield have risen faster than house prices

Wage rises in Sheffield outstrip growth in house prices

Wages have risen faster in Sheffield than house prices over the last decade, new research has revealed.
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Illustrator Ian Beck. Photo: Graham Miller

WIN: Your Christmas Carol inspired story turned into an illustrated children's book by Amazon

Inspired by A Christmas Carol to write a new children's story?

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VIDEO: Sneak preview of new Disney on Ice Show coming to Sheffield

Next month Disney on Ice's latest show - Passport to Adventure - is coming to Sheffield's Fly DSA Arena.

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Characters from Frozen will be among those starring in Disney on Ice presents Passport to Adventure

Disney on Ice presents Passport to Adventure coming to Sheffield's Fly DSA Arena

Disney on Ice's latest fun-filled show is coming to Sheffield next month.

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Photo issued by Channel 4 of Rachel Riley on Countdown with the word 'gobshite', after it was suggested by the daytime quiz show's lexicographer Susie Dent.

Is this the rudest word to ever appear on Countdown?

Countdown viewers were left tittering in front of their TVs when a swear word cropped up during the show.

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WIN: Sheffield murder mystery CluedUpp tickets celebrating Murder On The Orient Express film launch

Do you have what it takes to catch a killer?

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The LEGO Ninjago Movie in UK cinemas now. Copyright 2017 Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. All Rights Reserved Copyright  2017 The LEGO Group

WIN: The LEGO Ninjago Movie film merchandise goody pack

To celebrate the release of The LEGO Ninjago Movie, now in UK cinemas, Warner Bros Pictures have teamed up with us to offer you the chance to win a film merchandise goody pack.

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Get ready for an Insane night of wrestling with ICW

Insane Championship Wrestling has a history of stopping traffic in Sheffield - literally.
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The Black Swan Hotel

Travel: Delightful dog friendly hotel in Yorkshire

Daniel Bailey takes his pampered pet pooch to the delightful town of Helmsley for a weekend of walking, relaxation and fabulous food.

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Jack Whitehall stars in Bounty Hunters

Big Preview AND TRAILER: Bounty Hunters - Jack Whitehall interview

Funnyman Jack Whitehall and Rosie Perez star in this Sky Original Production – a new comedy thriller he has penned with the help of fellow Bad Education co-writer Freddy Syborn.

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Get spooked with Sky Cinema and Ouija: Origin Of Evil.

TV Choice: What to download or stream this week

The choice cuts from those new fangled services. . .
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Robot Wars

TV Choice: Five of the best shows this week

What to watch or record from the schedules this week. . .
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Steve Buscemi as Nikita Khrushchev, Jeffrey Tambor as Georgy Malenkov, Adrian McLoughlin as Joseph Stalin, Dermot Crowley as Lazat Kaganovich, Paul Chahidi as Nikolai Bulganin, Paul Whitehouse as Anastas Mikoyan and Simon Russell Beale as Lavrentiy Beria.

Cinema and TRAILER: The Death Of Stalin - cast and director interview

Soviet Russia in the 1950s isn’t the first topic that springs to mind when you think of comedy. The cast and director of The Death of Stalin tell us about treading the line between funny and tragic

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Gadgets: 5 of the best smart watches

We look at 5 of the best smart watches

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John Whaite

Food and drink: Former Bake-Off winner John Whaite is all about food bringing comfort

John Whaite may have won the third series of the Great British Bake Off while it was still on the BBC, but he really doesn’t go in for impartiality.

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Anita Marsh and her daughter Alyssia have waved goodbye to pony Jazz and welcomed a new horse, Mara.

In The Saddle column: Heartbreak and happiness as we say hello, wave goodbye to ponies

This weekend has probably been filled with the most heartbreaking moments and also the dizzy heights of happiness all in one day.
Lifestyle

VIDEO: Halloween half term family fun and spook-tacular 2-4-1 offer at Flamingo Land

Spook-tacular Halloween half term family fun is underway at Flamingo Land with new attractions and a special 2-4-1 ticket offer for those turning up in fancy dress.

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Roachford in action. Picture: Jane Coltman.

Roachford ready to rock in Sheffield

Following another hugely successful tour with Mike & The Mechanics, Andrew Roachford is on the road again with his own band, starting in November.

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Tim Kellett, Rosie Doonan and Tim Nye

Writers of Women of Steel musical set their sights on a Sheffield premiere

A major new musical about the lives of Sheffield's wartime women could receive its premiere in the city, its co-writer has said, after an initial showcase performance received a 'fantastic' response.
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