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A chance to go wild at top South Yorkshire Wildlife Park

A really wild experience can be enjoyed by all the family if they visit the Yorkshire Wildlife Park this summer.

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Enjoying the River Don Engine

Host of activities planned for children at Sheffield Industrial Museums

A host of activities are planned for inquisitive youngsters throughout the summer holidays by Sheffield Industrial Museums Trust.

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Rambling

Rambling

HF Sheffield Walking Group, SAT 15 JULY. Chapel-en-le-Frith. Meet 9.40, bottom of Dore Road near the junction with Abbeydale Rd. South. 8 – 9m. WED 19 JULY. Worrall Low Bradfield. 5 – 7 miles using local transport (57). Meet 10.00. Central Bus Station Pond St. Circular walk.

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Walking: Cheese Bottom’s ‘grate’

Walking: Cheese Bottom’s ‘grate’

Starting in Oxspring, this short walk takes you on the TPT, through woods, close to the River Don and over the Rumtickle Viaduct. The Trans Pennine Trail (TPT), is a route for walkers, cyclists and horse riders linking the North and Irish seas, which passes through the Pennines, alongside rivers and canals and through historic towns and cities in the North of England.

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Listings: Events & Groups

Listings: Events & Groups

July 13 - July 20 2017

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Listings: Courses & Workshops

Listings: Courses & Workshops

July 13 - July 20 2017

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Listings: Children’s Activities

Listings: Children’s Activities

July 13 - July 20 2017

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The Star has teamed up with Sheffield FC and 26RR Fitness for a fundraising football match and fun day for The Children Hospital Charity on Sunday, July 16.

Help The Star net £1,000 at charity football match for Sheffield Children's Hospital Charity

The Star is after your help to net £1,000 for Sheffield Children's Hospital Charity with our charity football match this weekend - including a half time crossbar challenge and prizes up for grabs.

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Rambling

Rambling

HF Sheffield Walking Group, SAT 8 JULY. 9.40. Dunford Bridge. Meet Malin Bridge: outside Malin Bridge Fire Station in Rivelin Valley Road. Circular walk. 9 miles. WED 12 JULY. 10.10. Chesterfield River Rother Walk. X17, Central Bus Station Pond St. 5 – 7 miles using local transport.

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Waking: Grand old Duke of walk

From Low Bradfield the walk climbs through fields to High Bradfield. The route passes the church and Bailey hill, goes through a wood before it cross more open land. The route follows the old Dukes Road on to the moors to Back Tor.

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Wildlife Column: Exciting times as young leave the nest

Wildlife Column: Exciting times as young leave the nest

I was out at Carsington Water Reservoir near Matlock this weekend and the birds were performing really well.

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Rambling

Rambling

HF Walking Group, SAT 1 JULY. Eckington. 9.40. Meet Dore Road near the junction with Abbeydale Rd. South. Circular walk. 8-9miles. WED 5 JULY. Kiveton Bridge. 10.00 X5. Central Bus Station Pond St. 5 – 7 miles using local transport. Circular walk.

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Walking: Cruising the Crags

Walking: Cruising the Crags

Wharncliffe Woods and Wharncliffe Crags cover an area of several square miles.

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Weightlifting feature at Believe and Achieve women's only gym in Hackenthorpe. Pictured is Jan Hughes, gym owner Claire Moore,  Janie Johnson, and Margaret Watkinson. Picture: Chris Etchells

Age is just a number for fit Sheffield grannies with true grit

A group of super-fit grandmothers from Sheffield have swapped their armchairs for aerobics as they prove age is just a number.

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Rambling

Rambling

The Ramblers Sheffield Group, Buses from Interchange unless otherwise stated. SAT 24 JUNE - 10:30am 218 Bus to Clod Hall Crossroads, SK278740. Walk starts 11:05. Wellington’s Monument, Baslow Edge, Cundy Graves, Baslow, Chatsworth. One high ladder stile 6.5 miles linear, intermediate. No dogs. www.sheffieldramblers.org

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Walking: By Ecklands, it’s good

Walking: By Ecklands, it’s good

This is a long walk from Stocksbridge to the market town of Penistone. The first section follows the railway line used in the construction of Langsett Reservoir. We then climb across by Hartcliff Hill before dropping down to the TPT at Ecklands. The route then follows the trail through Thurlstone to Penistone and on past Oxspring before returning over Snowden Hill.

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Street Feat, Baby Beat

Shake your stuff at family dance class

“The idea for the class came to me while I was having breakfast with my son Harry one morning,” explains Zoe March, creator of ‘Street Feet, Baby Beat’ dance class.

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READER OFFER: Save up to HALF PRICE on Flamingo Land family tickets

Yorkshire's Flamingo Land is a wild family fun day out and it just got better - we have an amazing reader offer to save you up to HALF PRICE on family tickets!

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Rambling

Rambling

Norfolk Arms Ringinglow Walking Group, FRI 16 JUNE. Higgar Tor. A challenging 5 mile walk which includes Longshaw, Hathersage Moor, Higgar Tor and Carl Wark.

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