Doncaster school raises £2,000 for heart surgery fund in support of pupil

Hill House School children, including many from the Isle, have raised a whopping £2,000 for The Children’s Heart Surgery Fund in support of Year 2 pupil, Toby Johns.


GALLERY: Fat lads get naked for charity

A group of overweight men from South Yorkshire bared all in the name of charity.


Double win for Sheffield students awarded internships with renowned fashion designer

Two fashion design students have secured internships with Vivienne Westwood following collaboration between the globally renowned fashion designer and Sheffield Hallam University.

Children in Need mascot Pudsey

BBC Children in Need awards £9,830 to Sheffield project

BBC Children in Need has awarded £9,830 in new funding, as part of Curiosity – a brand new partnership with Wellcome that is providing opportunities for children and young people experiencing disadvantage, to take part in science activities that are meaningful and fun.


Could you give cuddle monster Flash a new home?

A Sheffield animal charity is on the lookout for a dog lover who could give Flash a bright and happy future.


It's going to be a Good Friday for dance music

If dance music is your thing then there's a night you can't miss.
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Graham Royle looks over the plans for the new MRI scanner at Sheffield Children's Hospital with Chris Heafeyand Mark Haines from the radiology department, Chief executive John Somers and charity director David Vernon-Edwards

Swifter diagnosis for Sheffield children’s hospital patients

Young patients at Sheffield Children’s Hospital who could be suffering from cancer or epilepsy will soon be getting an even faster diagnosis and treatment thanks to a new state-of-the-art scanner.


Plans for direct North Lincolnshire to London trains

Plans to run a direct rail service from North Lincolnshire to London were moved forward at a high-level meeting with rail bosses.

Fundraiser Margaret Tarren

Doncaster octogenarian’s royal appointment in recognition of phenomenal fundraising

Margaret Tarren, 84, better known as Mags, has lived in Arksey for 46 years and is a well-known figure in the community.

Andrew Ashworth receiving the Launchpad Champion 2018 award from Martin Beasley (Enterprising Barnsley)

Award success for Doncaster entrepreneur who was forced to learn to walk again

A Conisbrough entrepreneur who was forced to learn how to walk again following a major accident at work is celebrating success after winning two awards at a special event which showcased the achievements of new entrepreneurs based within the Sheffield City Region.

Dr David Herling, Roy Mosley and Paul Selby in Greno Woods. Picture: Fran Halsall

Rare elm trees could be about to make a comeback in Sheffield

A Sheffield resident and elm enthusiast has teamed up with Sheffield & Rotherham Wildlife Trust to kick-start an exciting initiative to trial disease-resistant elm trees at the Trust’s Greno Woods nature reserve in north Sheffield.


Hydrogen vehicles to improve environmental performance on Sheffield roads

Streets Ahead is turning to some of the first hydrogen-powered vehicles in the country to help improve its environmental performance on Sheffield roads.

Gavin Walker

South Yorkshire paralympic athlete selected as Team GB vice captain

Rotherham Paralympic athlete Gavin Walker has been selected as Team GB Vice Captain in the inaugural King Power Quad Nations Tournament.

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SHOWDOWN: Blades and Owls to go head to head

Sheffield Wednesday and Sheffield United football clubs are set for another showdown, but this time it’s in support of South Yorkshire’s only children’s hospice.

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Here comes the summer sum....and Texas!

Chart topping rock band Texas will play a headline show at Scarborough Open Air Theatre this summer.

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BREAKING: James Arthur to play Yorkshire venue this summer

James Arthur is well and truly back, on top of his game and ready to play a headline gig at Scarborough Open Air Theatre this summer.

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BREAKING: Brit award winner Emeli Sandé coming to Yorkshire this summer

Brit Award winner and No.1 recording artist Emeli Sandé will play a not-to-be-missed show at Europe’s largest open-air theatre this summer.

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BREAKING: Holy Mountain! Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds are coming to Yorkshire this summer

Get ready Yorkshire – Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds are heading to Scarborough Open Air Theatre this summer.
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Tour of Britain visitors spent £3m

Figures from Tour of Britain race organisers reveal that visitors spent £2,975,000 in our area when North Lincolnshire hosted a stage of the race in September last year.


BREAKING: Good Grief! Bastille are coming to Yorkshire

Bastille are heading to the Yorkshire coast this summer for what promises to be a stunning  night at Scarborough Open Air Theatre.

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