Author

New museum Christmas fundraising appeal aims to support people living with dementia in Sheffield

This festive season Museums Sheffield is taking part in the UK’s largest online match funding campaign with a new fundraising appeal aiming to raise £4,000 for a new project to enrich the lives of people living with dementia in Sheffield.

Health
Work gets underway

Work begins on new £350,000 visitor attraction in Belton

Work began last week on the new visitor attraction in Belton.

Business
Dear Santa visits The Plowright Theatre next month

Dear Santa visits The Plowright Theatre next month

From the author of the well-loved children’s book Dear Zoo, Rod Campbell, comes Dear Santa...and it visits The Plowright Theatre, Scunthorpe on Tuesday, 5 and Wednesday, 6 December!

Whats on
Protect against car theft

Help prevent your car being stolen

Following a number of cars being stolen following house burglaries Humberside Police want to help you keep your car and property safe.

Crime
Ongo

Photograph by Richard Walker/ www.imagenorth.net

Launch of shared housing scheme for under-35s

Under-35s who can’t afford to rent or buy a home alone are being offered the chance to share a furnished home as part of a trial scheme launched by Ongo Homes.

Politics
Crowles Charlotte Ashworth with her entry for June

Budding young Doncaster and Isle artists wow judges

Walker Morris celebrated the 23rd year of their annual Children’s Charity Calendar Painting Competition in November with four pupils from Auckley’s Hill House Junior School coming away with prizes.

Education
Shed Seven: First album in 16 years charts at number 8

Shed Seven: First album in 16 years charts at number 8

Shed Seven release ‘Nothing to Live Down’ which premiered on Chris Moyles’s Radio X Breakfast Show.
Whats on
Gary Barlow

BREAKING: Gary Barlow brings his tour to Yorkshire open air venue

Gary Barlow is bringing his solo UK tour to Scarborough Open Air Theatre on Friday June 22, 2018.
Whats on
.

Plea to “better off” Sheffield pensioners to donate fuel payments

Sheffield’s leading older person’s charity is asking better off pensioners to donate fuel payments to those most in need, in a desperate bid to prevent up to 250 people dying prematurely from the cold in the city this winter.

News
.

Sheffield pupils comes face to feather with night owls

The children of High Hazels Academy came face to feather with owls and other birds of prey last week when SMJ Falconry paid a visit to the Sheffield school.

Education
.

COLUMNIST: Diabetes costs the NHS £1.5m an hour!

Over four million UK people have diabetes and many more are yet to be diagnosed as they are not aware they have the disease.

News
.

Launch of service for Doncaster families affected by alcohol or drug abuse

Former Public Health Minister, Caroline Flint was on hand this week to launch the Families MOT – a new service for families affected by alcohol or drug misuse.

Health
A marathon effort in aid of Team Verrico

A marathon effort in aid of Team Verrico

Team Verrico founder Paul Verrico took on his biggest challenge to date to raise nearly £7,000 for the charity which he set up following the tragic death of his wife, Anna, 4 years ago.

News
Tim Thurman

Isle man taking 1,000 mile cycle challenge for dementia

An Isle man who took up cycling as therapy to help with his mental health is using his new found hobby to help raise money for dementia research.

News
.

NORTHERN LIGHTS: How can we make the air cleaner in Sheffield?

As I write this column, the city is being visited by Horasis which styles itself as a global conference about China.

News
COLUMNIST: Gardens, plants and green landscapes are good for you

COLUMNIST: Gardens, plants and green landscapes are good for you

Gardens, plants and green landscapes are good for you.

News
Dr Kate Lovett Dean of the Royal College of  Psychiatrists

COLUMNIST: Sometimes our mental health becomes so impaired we need psychiatric help

We all have mental health. Just as many of us strive to get five a day or make it to 10,000 steps, it’s important that we’re conscious of trying to maintain and improve our mental health day. 

Health
.

Best decorated Tour of Britain bikes announced

One hundred and twenty professional cyclists raced around our area on 5 September when North Lincolnshire hosted an entire stage of this year’s OVO Energy Tour of Britain.

News
.

World renowned scientist inspires Doncaster and Isle pupils

Hill House School in Auckley was honoured to welcome Professor Lord Robert Winston to conduct a lecture on Tuesday evening, part of the new high-level speaker programme, named in his honour.

Education
.

Help needed to find out who killed John Coe

Can you help discover who killed John Coe?

Arts
Load more