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The ick: What is it and why do we get it?

The ick: What is it and why do we get it?

Once you’ve caught the ick, it’s hard to shake – experts break down what causes that cringey, toe curling feeling. Recoiling in horror, Lucy Porter literally had to bite her tongue. ‘Mummy and daddy’ This man was 23 years-old! Did he really refer to his parents like...

The Junior Darts Corporation Is Revolutionising Darts

The Junior Darts Corporation Is Revolutionising Darts

Junior darts has recently taken the darting world by storm. The reason for which is currently unknown. Connor Bragger explores the role the Junior Darts Corporation (JDC) has played. Speaking to darting experts, JDC ambassadors, and a former women’s world number 1, we explore how the JDC is sculpting the next generation of darting legends.

My Painful Choice

My Painful Choice

Libby Smith  After years of living with an immobilising disability I am given the chance to have a life-changing procedure but there is a cost, I could risk my life and...

Meet Britain’s Loneliest Dog

Meet Britain’s Loneliest Dog

Diefer the dog has spent almost 500 days in the care of the RSPCA in Sheffield after his owner sadly passed away in December 2018. After several close calls with...

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The ick: What is it and why do we get it?

The ick: What is it and why do we get it?

Once you’ve caught the ick, it’s hard to shake – experts break down what causes that cringey, toe curling feeling. Recoiling in horror, Lucy Porter literally had to...

The Junior Darts Corporation Is Revolutionising Darts

The Junior Darts Corporation Is Revolutionising Darts

Junior darts has recently taken the darting world by storm. The reason for which is currently unknown. Connor Bragger explores the role the Junior Darts Corporation (JDC) has played. Speaking to darting experts, JDC ambassadors, and a former women’s world number 1, we explore how the JDC is sculpting the next generation of darting legends.

My Painful Choice

My Painful Choice

Libby Smith  After years of living with an immobilising disability I am given the chance to have a life-changing procedure but there is a cost, I could risk my life and...

Meet Britain’s Loneliest Dog

Meet Britain’s Loneliest Dog

Diefer the dog has spent almost 500 days in the care of the RSPCA in Sheffield after his owner sadly passed away in December 2018. After several close calls with...

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Outraged taxi drivers storm out of council meeting

Outraged taxi drivers storm out of council meeting

A group of angry Sheffield taxi drivers stormed out of a heated council meeting yesterday, shouting ‘democracy is dead’ as their questions were refused. The 15 frustrated cabbies left Sheffield Town Hall after being told they could not speak out about their concerns....

HS2 facing stiff environmental protest in Yorkshire

HS2 facing stiff environmental protest in Yorkshire

Local protesters who are campaigning against HS2 have vowed to “do everything they can” to prevent the railway’s construction in Yorkshire. On Monday, Prime Minister Boris Johnson gave the go-ahead for the project expecting to cost £106 billion. High Speed 2 is a...

Uncovering Sheffield’s hidden rivers

Uncovering Sheffield’s hidden rivers

A new trust is trying to recruit members of the public to help uncover previously hidden waterways that run through Sheffield's city centre. The Sheaf and Porter Rivers Trust was launched yesterday at the Showroom Cinema along with a screening of Lost Rivers, a...

Sheffield woman brings lonely people together with meetups

Sheffield woman brings lonely people together with meetups

A Sheffield woman has been running workshops to give people a chance to make friends and get support from their community. Siobhan Louise, 30, the coordinator of Connection Café social meets, has been running them since January. Ms Louise said: “I think it’s about...

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