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Isle fat loss expert ties the knot

Isle boot camp coach and fat loss expert Sue Taylor recently married Neil Birch at Ye Old Belle near Retford.

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Love is ... gestures, not purchases, for more mature Valentines

Valentine gestures, not love letters, on cards today for Sheffield's more mature romantics

Over 50s across the area are not falling for commercially driven Valentine's pressure today.
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Sheffield mum Katie Hayward

Sheffield playgroup films reach thousands

Little Sheffield have released a series of short films showcasing local playgroups as part of a Big Lottery funded project.

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Families given confidence to get fit with South Yorkshire sessions

Families given confidence to get fit with South Yorkshire sessions

Shiregreen families are being encouraged to sign up for free sessions aimed at boosting their health, wellbeing and confidence.

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It's a daughter-dad thing

What have Barbie's boyfriend, One Direction and Strictly Come Dancing in common?

Dads' understanding of girls, that's what, in a world awash with plaits and pirouettes. Or, as Paul Simon almost sang, 50 ways to love your daughter.

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Could you make a difference to a child's life?

Start the new year by making a difference to a child’s life

North Lincolnshire Council is looking for new foster carers and adoptive parents in North Lincolnshire to look after children of all ages and needs. Could this be you?

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Coming child car seat law changes explained

Everything you need to know about the new child car seat laws coming into force this year

With worrying 87 per cent of parents confused about coming child seat regulation changes, we offer belting advice on what safety shake-up means to you.
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Sun, sea, sand and ... stormy splits

It's "Divorce Day" ... but summer hols set to see marriage splits soar more

Today's first full working day of the year, historically dubbed "Divorce Day" by solicitors, has now been overtaken by end of summer holidays as peak season for marital break-ups.

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Sheffield social lenders are coning it in!

RETURN TO LENDER: Sheffield folk will start 2017 £100 poorer thanks to owing "friends"

The average Sheffield resident will see in the new year £100 out of pocket with 42 per cent of us having lent unreturned cash during 2016.
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Sheffield Lyceum stages panto, starring TV Corrie's Wendi Peters, until January 8

PANT-astic seasonal show round-up and how to be everything like a dame

There is nothing like a dame, particularly at this time of year, to make every panto a fantastic experience.

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Spud we like

Good spuds are our nation's fave veg

Spuds are good according to vegetable poll that puts celery bottom of the pile.

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Sheffield Arena-bound Disney On Ice Frozen

Sheffield Disney ice classic set to sell out

Sheffield Arena's Disney On Ice presents Frozen shows are set to sell out.

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Has your childs name made list?

REVEALED: Top ten babies' names

The most popular names for your little bundles of joy have been announced for another year - but is your chosen name on the list?

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Meningitis alert

New study reveals lack of awareness from parents at spotting symptoms of meningitis

Parents admit they would struggle to identify the signs of meningitis, spot if their child was being bullied - or even perform CPR on a baby or child, a study has found.
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Could a Scandinavian childcare model work in the UK?

What Britain can learn from Scandinavia when it comes to childcare

The Danes do it, the Swedes do it, and even the Norwegians do it, but when it comes to accessible and affordable childcare, Britain lags far behind its northerly neighbours.

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Experts agree sufficient sleep is needed for kids of all ages

AND SO TO SLEEP: How best to ensure bed zeds for your kids ... and yourself

It can be one of the toughest tasks a parent faces ... quite how to persuade a child to just lay down and go to sleep.

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Kids' naked seflies warning

ALERT: Kids take "normal" naked selfies despite knowing risks

Many young people choose to share naked selfies despite knowing risks because they see it as "normal and fun" part of relationships.

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David Rose

Isle residents asked for feedback on family information service

North Lincolnshire Council’s Family Information Service (FIS) provides free, impartial information and advice to local families.

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University of Sheffield Students' Union

Sheffield nursery survey - share your opinion

As the University of Sheffield Students’ Union Nursery celebrates its 40th anniversary a new service user review survey has been launched.

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FEATURE: Isle residents urged to consider adoption or fostering

As people across the country celebrate National Adoption Week, North Lincolnshire Council’s adoption and fostering service are on the lookout for more parents and carers for children who cannot live with their birth family.

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