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New scheme to help more parents with the costs of childcare

On Friday April 28, the Government is launching a brand new scheme called ‘

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Jack and Muriel

Love at first sight led to 75 years of happy marriage for couple

Love at first sight led to 75 years of happy marriage for Holmewood Care Home residents Jack and Muriel George.

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Don't take allergies lying down - brand new bouncy anti-allergy bedding is a winner

Slumberdown’s brand new Bouncy Anti-Allergy collection claims to ensure night time allergy sufferers don’t have to take allergies lying down or compromise on comfort.
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Don't take allergies lying down - brand new bouncy anti-allergy bedding is a winner

Slumberdown’s brand new Bouncy Anti-Allergy collection claims to ensure night time allergy sufferers don’t have to take allergies lying down or compromise on comfort.
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Big Lottery Fund helps mums pack a punch in Sheffield

Big Lottery Fund helps mums pack a punch in Sheffield

A small women’s kickboxing group in Stannington, Sheffield has been awarded funding from the National Lottery’s Big Lottery Fund so it can offer free exercise to mums with children who struggle to find childcare.

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Sheffield couple mark 60 years of marriage

Sheffield couple mark 60 years of marriage

It was the year Donny Osmond was born, Harold Macmillan succeeded Anthony Eden as Prime Minister and BBC TV first broadcast astronomy series The Sky At Night with Patrick Moore.

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Gill Redman has met her brother Jason for the first time

Siblings meet after 42 years, and they worked for the same company

A Doncaster woman met the brother she never knew she had - and believes they had often spoken on the phone without knowing their link.

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South Yorkshire couple win £30,000 wedding

A Sheffield couple is celebrating after scooping the top prize in a competition to give them the wedding of their dreams.

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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 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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