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Sheffield performers can make a request to play at Leopold Square Busk Stop

David Freestone from Leopold Square said: “We launched Busk Stop last year and welcomed some fantastic local talent to Leopold Square, so we’re delighted to be bringing it back and giving the opportunity to more musicians to showcase what they can do.”

The Busk Stop series takes

today 11:02
Seven ideas to get out and about in Sheffield

Don’t forget to check whether you need to pre-book for events.

The band Bombay Bicycle Club head for the Sheffield O2 Academy on February 4.

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Nashville-based country-soul singer-songwriter Sam Lewis plays The Greystones, Sheffield on February

today 09:59
Doncaster's House of Fraser store to close next month, bosses confirm

Bosses at the ailing department store chain have confirmed that the Baxtergate store will close for good in February – bringing to an end an uncertain few years for the shop.

In 2018, the store was one of dozens of House of Fraser outlets earmarked for closure after the firm ran into

today 09:59
Sheffield concert from French Orchestre National de Lille and pianist Eric Lu

The Orchestre National de Lille (ONDL) will be the only French orchestra to tour the UK this year.

Sheffield International Concert Season marketing officer Alex Burns said: “This popular French orchestra presents a dynamic collective of musicians ready to wow UK audiences.

“Pair

yesterday 10:53
Hathersage outdoor pool gets boost with £50,000 for improvements

This project will bring water quality at the 80-year-old pool up to 21st-century standards.

The new circulation and filtration system will ensure the pool can maintain excellent water quality and clarity even at peak times.

Last year, around 25,000 people visited the pool – not bad

yesterday 10:53
Sheffield Mayor Dan Jarvis criticises controversial preacher Franklin Graham ahead of FlyDSA Arena appearance

Graham will speak at the FlyDSA Arena this June as part of a nationwide UK tour.

The Christian evangelist has previously branded homosexuality a ‘sin’, has spoken out against plans to ban gay conversion therapy and reportedly called Islam an ‘evil and very wicked

2020-01-24 19:56
What Sheffield City Council are doing to sort out 'less than ideal' city centre

Coun Mazher Iqbal, Sheffield City Council’s cabinet member for business and investment, wants to “build on Sheffield’s unique offer as a creative, climate-resilient and sustainable ‘Outdoor City’.”

His comments came after a Freedom of Information request revealed no fewer than

2020-01-24 18:53
We need to make teens equipped to vote

While it was not approved for the previous general election, Labour continues to promise in their manifestos, to open up the vote to 16-year-olds, vowing that the youth of today are an important part of society and should have a say.

After all, we are voting for policies and changes that

2020-01-24 14:41
VACANCY: Lead Sheffield Wednesday writer - The Star

Role: Football Journalist

Location: Sheffield

After more than a decade covering the Owls home and away, Dom Howson is leaving the Star, opening up a place in our starting line-up for a talented, creative team player.

This is an opportunity to head up the coverage of one of the

2020-01-24 14:41
Sheffield is ideal place for Doc/Fest

Sheffield is a unique city with a strong heritage forged by working people. It is also a city that has embraced culture and creativity with a population that challenges the status quo politically, economically and socially.

My view of Sheffield is therefore one of admiration: the dignity

2020-01-23 12:26
Sheffield United: How Southampton helped shape the Chris Wilder we see today - Alan Biggs' Column

However, Southampton’s visit to Bramall Lane this weekend revives memories of a formative experience for the Sheffield United manager.

In short, he was booted out. The driven and successful guy you see today was partly forged from his response to that.

It’s not often you quote

2020-01-23 00:53
'Austerity to blame' for rise in violent crime in South Yorkshire

Speaking at a public meeting organised after a 12-year-old boy was shot in Sheffield, councillors, politicians and police all blamed a rise in violent crime on cost-cutting measures from central government.South Yorkshire's Police and Crime Commissioner Alan Billings said: "In 2010 we had 3,000

2020-01-23 00:53
Sheffield residents 'living in fear of gang violence' following spate of shootings and stabbings

Residents in a Sheffield suburb rocked by a spate of shootings and stabbings say they are living in fear of gang violence. More than 50 members of the Arbourthorne community attended a public meeting on Wednesday (22 January) which was organised after a 12-year-old boy was shot in broad

2020-01-23 00:53
Hotline launched to keep Brits on track with New Year’s healthy eating resolutions

A new hotline has been launched to help keep Brits on track with their New Year’s healthy eating resolutions.

From Thursday 23rd January, life coach Rag Parkash and comedian Jimmy McGhie will be offering balanced advice to help Brits stick to their goals.

It comes after new

2020-01-22 19:38
These are the biggest retail closures of the last decade - how many do you remember?

Last year alone, nearly 22,000 jobs were lost due to businesses going into administration, with these being distributed across 1,147 locations in the UK. To assess the full impact store closures has had on jobs over the years, ABC Finance researched the closures of almost 9,000 locations from

2020-01-22 18:35
Unsociable shifts and no colour blindness: Minimum requirements for £53,000 Nothern train driver job

That’s the salary you’d get after three years of training.

But what else do you have to have in your locker to get the green light to become a driver?

Well, there’s quite a few rules and regulations stipulated by Northern that mean not just anyone can jump into the

2020-01-22 17:32
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Sheffield performers can make a request to play at Leopold Square Busk Stop

David Freestone from Leopold Square said: “We launched Busk Stop last year and welcomed some fantastic local talent to Leopold Square, so we’re delighted to be bringing it back and giving the opportunity to more musicians to showcase what they can do.”

The Busk Stop series takes

today 11:02
Seven ideas to get out and about in Sheffield

Don’t forget to check whether you need to pre-book for events.

The band Bombay Bicycle Club head for the Sheffield O2 Academy on February 4.

Photo: PR

Copyright:

Nashville-based country-soul singer-songwriter Sam Lewis plays The Greystones, Sheffield on February

today 09:59
Doncaster's House of Fraser store to close next month, bosses confirm

Bosses at the ailing department store chain have confirmed that the Baxtergate store will close for good in February – bringing to an end an uncertain few years for the shop.

In 2018, the store was one of dozens of House of Fraser outlets earmarked for closure after the firm ran into

today 09:59
Sheffield concert from French Orchestre National de Lille and pianist Eric Lu

The Orchestre National de Lille (ONDL) will be the only French orchestra to tour the UK this year.

Sheffield International Concert Season marketing officer Alex Burns said: “This popular French orchestra presents a dynamic collective of musicians ready to wow UK audiences.

“Pair

yesterday 10:53
Hathersage outdoor pool gets boost with £50,000 for improvements

This project will bring water quality at the 80-year-old pool up to 21st-century standards.

The new circulation and filtration system will ensure the pool can maintain excellent water quality and clarity even at peak times.

Last year, around 25,000 people visited the pool – not bad

yesterday 10:53
Sheffield Mayor Dan Jarvis criticises controversial preacher Franklin Graham ahead of FlyDSA Arena appearance

Graham will speak at the FlyDSA Arena this June as part of a nationwide UK tour.

The Christian evangelist has previously branded homosexuality a ‘sin’, has spoken out against plans to ban gay conversion therapy and reportedly called Islam an ‘evil and very wicked

2020-01-24 19:56
What Sheffield City Council are doing to sort out 'less than ideal' city centre

Coun Mazher Iqbal, Sheffield City Council’s cabinet member for business and investment, wants to “build on Sheffield’s unique offer as a creative, climate-resilient and sustainable ‘Outdoor City’.”

His comments came after a Freedom of Information request revealed no fewer than

2020-01-24 18:53
We need to make teens equipped to vote

While it was not approved for the previous general election, Labour continues to promise in their manifestos, to open up the vote to 16-year-olds, vowing that the youth of today are an important part of society and should have a say.

After all, we are voting for policies and changes that

2020-01-24 14:41
VACANCY: Lead Sheffield Wednesday writer - The Star

Role: Football Journalist

Location: Sheffield

After more than a decade covering the Owls home and away, Dom Howson is leaving the Star, opening up a place in our starting line-up for a talented, creative team player.

This is an opportunity to head up the coverage of one of the

2020-01-24 14:41
Sheffield is ideal place for Doc/Fest

Sheffield is a unique city with a strong heritage forged by working people. It is also a city that has embraced culture and creativity with a population that challenges the status quo politically, economically and socially.

My view of Sheffield is therefore one of admiration: the dignity

2020-01-23 12:26
Sheffield United: How Southampton helped shape the Chris Wilder we see today - Alan Biggs' Column

However, Southampton’s visit to Bramall Lane this weekend revives memories of a formative experience for the Sheffield United manager.

In short, he was booted out. The driven and successful guy you see today was partly forged from his response to that.

It’s not often you quote

2020-01-23 00:53
'Austerity to blame' for rise in violent crime in South Yorkshire

Speaking at a public meeting organised after a 12-year-old boy was shot in Sheffield, councillors, politicians and police all blamed a rise in violent crime on cost-cutting measures from central government.South Yorkshire's Police and Crime Commissioner Alan Billings said: "In 2010 we had 3,000

2020-01-23 00:53
Sheffield residents 'living in fear of gang violence' following spate of shootings and stabbings

Residents in a Sheffield suburb rocked by a spate of shootings and stabbings say they are living in fear of gang violence. More than 50 members of the Arbourthorne community attended a public meeting on Wednesday (22 January) which was organised after a 12-year-old boy was shot in broad

2020-01-23 00:53
Hotline launched to keep Brits on track with New Year’s healthy eating resolutions

A new hotline has been launched to help keep Brits on track with their New Year’s healthy eating resolutions.

From Thursday 23rd January, life coach Rag Parkash and comedian Jimmy McGhie will be offering balanced advice to help Brits stick to their goals.

It comes after new

2020-01-22 19:38
These are the biggest retail closures of the last decade - how many do you remember?

Last year alone, nearly 22,000 jobs were lost due to businesses going into administration, with these being distributed across 1,147 locations in the UK. To assess the full impact store closures has had on jobs over the years, ABC Finance researched the closures of almost 9,000 locations from

2020-01-22 18:35
Unsociable shifts and no colour blindness: Minimum requirements for £53,000 Nothern train driver job

That’s the salary you’d get after three years of training.

But what else do you have to have in your locker to get the green light to become a driver?

Well, there’s quite a few rules and regulations stipulated by Northern that mean not just anyone can jump into the

2020-01-22 17:32
Latest news from Sheffield
today 11:02 Sheffield performers can make a request to play at Leopold Square Busk Stop
today 09:59 Seven ideas to get out and about in Sheffield
today 09:59 Doncaster's House of Fraser store to close next month, bosses confirm
yesterday 10:53 Sheffield concert from French Orchestre National de Lille and pianist Eric Lu
yesterday 10:53 Hathersage outdoor pool gets boost with £50,000 for improvements
2020-01-24 19:56 Sheffield Mayor Dan Jarvis criticises controversial preacher Franklin Graham ahead of FlyDSA Arena appearance
2020-01-24 18:53 What Sheffield City Council are doing to sort out 'less than ideal' city centre
2020-01-24 14:41 We need to make teens equipped to vote
2020-01-24 14:41 VACANCY: Lead Sheffield Wednesday writer - The Star
2020-01-23 12:26 Sheffield is ideal place for Doc/Fest
2020-01-23 00:53 Sheffield United: How Southampton helped shape the Chris Wilder we see today - Alan Biggs' Column
2020-01-23 00:53 'Austerity to blame' for rise in violent crime in South Yorkshire
2020-01-23 00:53 Sheffield residents 'living in fear of gang violence' following spate of shootings and stabbings
2020-01-22 19:38 Hotline launched to keep Brits on track with New Year’s healthy eating resolutions
2020-01-22 18:35 These are the biggest retail closures of the last decade - how many do you remember?
2020-01-22 17:32 Unsociable shifts and no colour blindness: Minimum requirements for £53,000 Nothern train driver job
2020-01-22 16:29 Sheffield Council explains why it tweeted schools across city were shut - when they weren't
2020-01-22 15:26 This Sheffield city centre hotel has launched a fitness workout you can do in your room
2020-01-22 14:23 Alan Biggs at Large: Sheffield United must invest to maintain upward momentum
2020-01-22 14:23 Will the European Union flag still be flown in Sheffield after Brexit? Here's the answer
2020-01-22 13:20 Opera North offer slice of the Big Apple
2020-01-22 13:20 Mischief makers return with Peter Pan spoof
2020-01-22 12:17 Simms on Steelers: League champions? I've become a believer!
2020-01-22 12:17 There will be NO trains between Doncaster and London this weekend: Here's all you need to know
2020-01-22 12:17 There are so many lovely green spaces in the city
2020-01-22 11:14 Extinction Rebellion are planning ANOTHER protest in Sheffield city centre - promising "theatre and die-ins”
2020-01-22 11:14 Love Island star Mike opens up on Sheffield United career - but viewers weren't impressed
2020-01-22 11:14 Doncaster Council 'committed' to future of town park after volunteers quit over cafe row
2020-01-21 19:29 These are the 20 most popular baby girl and boy names in the world
2020-01-21 19:29 Sheffield band Bring Me The Horizon up for two NME Awards
2020-01-21 18:28 Great gran, 72, wins street fight against Doncaster man after he tries to flog her stolen bike
2020-01-21 17:23 Louis Tomlinson announces album signing session at his beloved Doncaster Rovers
2020-01-21 15:17 'Our beloved daughter': Family tribute after 21-year-old Doncaster model dies in cliff fall in Australia
2020-01-21 12:08 This is when Topshop and Topman will shut in Doncaster as owner confirms closure
2020-01-21 12:08 A huge luxury store and champagne bar is coming to Meadowhall - and this is when it will open
2020-01-21 00:35 Sheffield’s Meadowhall issues important new parking information for shoppers
2020-01-20 22:29 Gritters out in Sheffield tonight as temperatures expected to plummet
2020-01-20 22:29 Sheffield’s Meadowhall announces important new parking information for shoppers
2020-01-20 20:23 Showroom Cinema with Andy Moore
2020-01-20 20:23 Meadowhall announce important new parking information for shoppers
2020-01-20 19:20 TECH TALK: Minut all-in-one smart home alarm
2020-01-20 19:20 Sheffield boxer Scott Westgarth died after sustaining a number of powerful ‘blows to the head’ in ‘gruelling’ ten-round fight, inquest hears.
2020-01-20 18:17 Envelopes with £50 free cash were being given out in Sheffield this morning - this is why
2020-01-20 16:12 Woman whose husband died in Sheffield smart motorway crash to appear in TV documentary tonight
2020-01-20 14:05 Tributes as former Doncaster St Leger winner Bollin Eric dies at 21
2020-01-20 14:05 Former Sheffield United player and Love Island star investigated by police for 'improper conduct'
2020-01-20 11:59 Antiques Column with Michael Dowse
2020-01-19 21:17 Police launch appeal to find missing 83-year-old Doncaster man
2020-01-19 20:14 Hundreds of homes across Sheffield without water after huge main bursts in city centre
2020-01-19 12:53 Sheffield gig for city Americana band Fargo Railroad Company
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today 11:20 Tommy Coyle's Barrow Boys will close next week for 'exciting' changes
today 11:20 Tommy Coyle's Barrow Boys will close next week for 'exciting' changes
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today 11:08 EU panic: Barnier admits Johnson's Brexit plot could cost MILLIONS of jobs across Europe
today 10:23 Britain to begin fast-tracking visas for top scientists
today 10:17 Watch - Drug dealer who ran £100k cannabis operation leads police on 120mph chase
today 10:17 Jake Connor names the Hull FC signing who has impressed him more than any other
today 10:17 Jake Connor names the Hull FC signing who has impressed him more than any other
today 10:17 Dean Windass steps down as Goole AFC chairman after just eight days
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today 10:17 Tom Jones announces huge Hull gig at Craven Park
today 10:17 Tom Jones announces huge Hull gig at Craven Park
today 10:05 Global Talent visa: Scientists to be granted fast-track entry to UK after Brexit A new fast-tracked visa for researchers after the UK leaves the European Union has drawn scepticism from the Liberal Democrats.
today 10:05 Meghan Markle’s dad says he will testify against her in court
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today 10:05 Nick Kyrgios shuts down Rafael Nadal fan with cheeky Australian Open joke
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