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Strictly Come Dancing 10th Anniversary comes to Sheffield

Strictly Come Dancing 'The Live Tour' stops off at Sheffield Arena for two nights next week on Wednesday 25th & Thursday 26th January 2017.

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Grenoside Sword Dance team

Sheffield sword dancers show their mettle

It has quite a brutal beginning, but that should not deter anyone from taking up sword dancing, and keeping an age-old tradition alive.

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From Monte Carlo to Doncaster - classic car rally heads to South Yorkshire

From Monte Carlo to Doncaster - classic car rally heads to South Yorkshire

Ye Olde Bell Hotel and Restaurant in Barnby Moor is proud to announce it is set to once again host the only official checkpoint for the Rallye Monte Carlo Historique at the end of January.

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Phil Bonner

Discover Northern Lincolnshire’s aviation heritage at talk

Airfields of North Lincolnshire - including Sandtoft in the Isle - will be the topic for a series of talks starting next month.

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Talk to the hand: Alexandra Burke in Sister Act

A Sister Act for Craig and soul star Alexandra at the Lyceum

Strictly Come Dancing judge Craig Revel Horwood is certainly a busy man.

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Sheffield Young Artists Exhibition

See work of aspiring young Sheffield artists

Artwork by two Sheffield teenagers selected as RBA scholars will feature among a display of works by talented A-level students this month.

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Prince Albert gave top hat royal seal of approval ... if not Queen Victoria's!

ON THIS DAY: Top hat tale to mark 220th anniversary of "intimidating" titfer

Staple of formal affairs, the top hat was born 220 years ago today ... resulting in crowd hysteria that saw its designer arrested amid women fainting, children crying and dogs barking!

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Winter wonderland Sheffield style. Picture: Peter Wolstenholme

PHOTO FOCUS: When Sheffield snapper met Jack Frost

South Yorkshire has this week turned into a white-out winter wonderland.

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Singer Cameron Lee is hoping to win our Excite and Entertain Leeds 2017 talent competition.

VIDEO: Can singer Cameron win our talent competition?

Move over Alfie Boe and Michael Ball - here comes singer Cameron Lee who believes he can win our Excite and Entertain Leeds 2017 talent competition.
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Kimberley Lawton

High flyer thanks Barnsley College for launching her career

Smart Kimberley Megan Lawton is cutting a dash in tailoring with an appointment in Savile Row, and slots in top magazines.

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The new Heacket

REVIEW: Heacket - the world's most powerful heated jacket

Travelling in winter sometimes can be confusing because it is difficult to find the right outfit that is both warm and versatile, especially for outdoor enthusiasts who don’t want to wear too many bulky layers while they are doing sports.
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The Nutcracker CBeebies panto at the Crucible. Picture: Andrew Roe

‘If young children do not like something on TV they’ll walk away’

City-born CBeebies controller loves how kids tell it like they see it!

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Judge Len Goodman in action at Sheffield Arena on this year's BBC Strictly Come Dancing Live Tour

Strictly Sheffield for new BBC dance show champions Ore and Joanne

BBC Strictly Come Dancing winner Ore Oduba and his dancing partner Joanne Clifton will be stepping out together at Sheffield Arena next month.

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Strictly between us ... could you judge top TV show?

QUIZ: As Strictly Come Dancing final beckons, are you in step with top TV judges?

Think you can replace Len Goodman? Think again, darling! Unless of course you smash our timely quiz.
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Exciting signs of times at Cast pantomime

Exciting signs of times at Cast pantomime

Lots of theatres have productions that have signing or subtitles for deaf people but Doncaster has what it believes is the first pantomime with a leading character using sign language.

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Top 10 Things to do this week

Top 10 Things to do this week

If you’re looking for something to do this week then look no further, here’s our top ten.

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Shiregreen Lantern Parade to help celebrate the 10 Anniversary of Sanctuary Housing Association

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Lanterns and laughter as Sheffielders parade

Hand-made lanterns lit up the night as a dazzling family parade kicked off a community art event in Shiregreen.

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Dancer Amy Jones.

Young Doncaster dancer set for London show

A twinkle-toed schoolgirl is aiming to wow the crowds when she takes to the stage as part of a performance of The Nutcracker in London.

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Ian McMillan writes special poem celebrating Yorkshire’s love of its waterways

Ian McMillan writes special poem celebrating Yorkshire’s love of its waterways

The Bard of Barnsley, Ian McMillan, has written a poem to celebrate the special bond between Yorkshire people and the county’s historic waterways and reflecting on the role that local communities have played in improving them for people and wildlife.

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Wendi Peters (Wicked Queen) ,Damian Williams (Nurse Nellie), Phil Galllagher (Muddles)  and Joanna Sawyer (Snow White) at the launch of Sheffield Theatres pantomime, Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs outside the Lyceum Theatre. Picture Scott Merrylees

CBeebies star hopes to make a hit in pantomime

CBeebies Mister Maker star Phil Gallagher is back on stage in Sheffield but this time he’s playing a starring role in Lyceum pantomime Snow White.

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