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Rambling - Your Guide to Sheffield, Barnsley, Rotherham and Doncaster - w/c Saturday, February 24, 2018

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

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

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

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

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

Whats on
Ten Things To Do Today - Tuesday, February 20, 2018

Ten Things To Do Today - Tuesday, February 20, 2018

1. Paul Newman, Live Bossa Nova, and Latin Jazz, chilled easy listening, Cubana (upstairs), Leopold Square, Sheffield, S1, 7.30pm, free admission.

Whats on
Column: If you miss, others will miss out too

Column: If you miss, others will miss out too

A recent study has found that, every year, the number of people who miss a local hospital appointment would fill Doncaster Rovers’ Keepmoat Stadium to capacity more than three times over.

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Phil Holmes, Director of Adult Services at Sheffield City Council. Picture: Marie Caley NSST Holmes MC 1

Star Interview: ‘I don’t feel paralysed – we have to do the right thing’, says Sheffield Council’s social care chief

“I feel quite a sense of pressure.”

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Redundancy: its not the end of the world!

Column: Redundancy: it’s not the end of the world!

Last year I was made redundant for the third time in four years.
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Sian Brown with paintings in Museums Sheffield's store. Picture: Chris Etchells

A chance to discover Sheffield's treasure trove

On the edge of Sheffield there's a treasure trove - a hoard of around 750,000 objects from paintings and wildlife specimens to ancient pottery and historic cutlery, kept for the city's people to learn from and enjoy.

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Baby goat Beau and his pygmy pals are stars of Sheffield wildlife centre

Baby goat Beau and his pygmy pals are stars of Sheffield wildlife centre

A tiny orphan goat, and his three fluffy playmates, are capturing hearts at a busy Sheffield wildlife centre.

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Sounds of the Cosmos, an event held as part of the Festival Of The Mind in 2014, involved a performance of Gustav Holst's Planets Suite by the Sheffield Rep. Orchestra

Ambition for Sheffield to hit the right notes in classical music world

Calls have been made for a new purpose-built performance venue, a dedicated recording studio and a resident orchestra to cement Sheffield's reputation as a home for classical music.

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Mud, sweat, and inspiration at Sheffield charity run

Mud, sweat, and inspiration at Sheffield charity run

Wind and rain did not deter 100 runners from giving their all in a charity RunForit event last weekend, along the canal and through the Blackburn Meadows Nature Reserve.

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Linder Sterling. Picture by Emile Holba.

Star Interview: Home is where the art is for pioneer Linder Sterling at Chatsworth

Domestic items have always loomed large in artist Linder Sterling’s work.

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Valentine events

VALENTINES: Celebrating in the city...

Whether you’re single, married, heading out on a first date, or spending it with friends, there are tons of ways to revel in the season of love.

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Review: Lilypad livens up breakfasts and brunches

Review: Lilypad livens up breakfasts and brunches

Breakfasting out is a relatively new trend for the British, but it seems to have caught on in a big way, if a trip to The Lilypad is anything to judge by.

Food and Drink
Head chef Michele Magnotta at Proove with a magherita pizza. Picture: Andrew Roe

Sheffield’s Proove works hard for the homeless

A city pizza restaurant is prooving itself a real community force, by its staunch support for a scheme to help the homeless.

Food and Drink
Sharon Shaw, pictured with her new book, 'A Child Inside'. Picture: Marie Caley NDFP Shaw MC 2

Doncaster woman tells how she overcame childhood trauma

Abuse she suffered as a child left Sharon Shaw confused, fearful and desperate to be properly understood by a trusted person.

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Property feature. Home Farm, Burghwallis. Paddington Bear

End of Paddington Bear production in Doncaster

It is 20 years since the only British factory to make Paddington Bear soft toys closed its doors, but the character on which its business was based lives on, delighting children and adults alike.

Retro
More than 70,000 people watched the Grand Final between Leeds and Castleford at Old Trafford last year. Picture: Bruce Rollinson

Why the first family of darts, boxing and snooker are turning their attention to rugby league

It remains one of Yorkshire’s most popular sports but is rugby league about to be reinvented by the father-and-son who have transformed snooker, boxing and darts? Chris Burn reports.
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In the Saddle: Putting in the groundwork

In the Saddle: Putting in the groundwork

I've been doing some groundwork with my young horse, Sully, this week. He's still a yearling at the moment so I've been working on more desensitisation work.

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Pictured is Walker and Writer Rob Haslam in Woolley Wood...for MY FAVOURITE PLACES.

The greenest and leafiest the city has to offer

“Sheffield Greenway is quite incredible,” says Rob Haslam.

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