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RETRO: Sheffield bowling club still together after 50 years

It all started in 1967.

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Antiques Column: The Georgians loved their desserts

Antiques Column: The Georgians loved their desserts

Within the field of glass collecting, drinking glasses have always commanded the greatest interest from enthusiasts, but there is a whole sphere of glass production which is equally as exciting and readily available to the collector.

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Christine Walkden. Picture: HOWARD WALKER � IPC MEDIA

Get your green fingers ready for the Garden Lovers Fayre in South Yorkshire

Rotherham town centre will host an inspirational and informative gardening experience this spring.

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Sheffield band High Hazels.

Sheffield band celebrate Record Store Day

Sheffield favourites High Hazels will mark Record Store Day with a special set.

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American soul singer Tommy Hunt.

Sheffield show for soul star Tommy Hunt

Veteran soul star Tommy Hunt is preparing for a special Sheffield show.

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Scots Pine's inviting exterior (Photo: Sally's Cottages, Jo Crompton)

TRAVEL: Speaking volumes about Lakes break

As with local wordsmith William Wordsworth's famous daffodils, there's "host" of reasons why Lake District remains superior stay-cation destination.
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Iron Hague in ring

Retro: Day that Doncaster boxer became national champion

It was in this month, 1909, that a young boxer from Mexborough reached the pinnacle of his career, to become the Heavyweight Champion of England.

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New mobile 'interactive walking trail' app launched

Walk through Doncaster’s wartime history with new app

Step back in time and explore the hidden history of First World War Doncaster and its surrounding towns and villages, on new interactive walking trails.

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This photograph, taken in 1910 by Luke Bagshaw and Son, shows Doncaster's North Bridge.

RETRO: The changing face of Doncaster high street

This week we have delved into our archives to bring you some fabulous pictures of Doncaster in days gone by.

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Join in the Easter fun

Easter activities

Chatsworth: Spring animals, egg hunts and an Eggspress trailer ride

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Award winning Yorkshire Wildlife Park's animals were keeping their cool  on the hottest day of the year so far.

Animals at Yorkshire Wildlife Park keep their cool in the spring sun

Yorkshire Wildlife Park’s animals were keeping their cool on Sunday on the hottest day of the year so far.

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Dominic Beck

Competition to inspire South Yorkshire tenants and leaseholders to show off their gardens

Rotherham Council has launched its annual gardening competition in the run up to National Gardening Week, inviting council tenants and leaseholders to enter the popular contest.

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Patients are being asked to choose their care wisely

Column: Questions you need to ask your doctor

It’s important that you take as much responsibility for your health as possible, so this week I’m launching a new Doncaster-wide campaign to encourage you to ask these five questions when you discuss a health problem with your GP.

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Richard Hannigan

Charities and community groups to benefit from Lincs Lotto

North Lincolnshire Council is on the lookout for local good causes to benefit from Lincs Lotto, a community lottery launching in North Lincolnshire later this year.

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Antiques Column: And thus wine labels were born

Antiques Column: And thus wine labels were born

During the Restoration (1660-1685 ) there developed a trend for decanting wine. This in turn created a need for labelling and thus metal wine labels were born – and by the 1770s they were commonplace.

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Madonna could have kicked off her career in Sheffield

Steel Life Portrait: Day the leadmill missed out on Material Girl Madonna

The fun part of this job is that each and every day, you discover something new.

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In the Saddle: Why I’m daft about donkeys

In the Saddle: Why I’m daft about donkeys

I've always had a love of donkeys as they were the first animals which kick started my interest in horses but, at the age of two, I probably didn't realise what a significant part they would play in shaping future passion for equines.

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Column: I was a cat lady but I fell in love with a dog

Column: I was a cat lady but I fell in love with a dog

There is one thing in life that will never disappoint you. One thing that will love you unconditionally. It will cheer you up when you’re down, and take you out when you’re moping around the house.

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Christmas favourites Slade play Sheffield in December.

Christmas Sheffield show for festive favourites Slade

Fans are invited to Feel the Noize when one of Britain’s biggest bands of the 1970s hit Sheffield.

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Is someone keeping an eye on you on Facebook?

You can now find out if someone is "stalking" you on Facebook

Facebook has introduced a new feature which allows users to see who has been looking at their profile.

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