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Feature: Hope springs eternal among park’s walkers and cyclists

How a former barren landscape continues to thrive – one of Sheffield’s most popular green spaces attracts hundreds of visitors every weekend

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January 19 - January 26 2017

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January 19 - January 26 2017

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Graves Park Parkrun: an early downhill

Special Report: The weekend starts here in fitness quest

Every Saturday morning, 1,200 or more people line up in Sheffield parks to run, walk or jog five kilometres to get their weekend off to a flying start.

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Water way to relax with tranquil pool

Escape hustle and bustle with Truffle tranquility

Located in the picturesque village of Fishlake, Truffle Lodge is a haven of peace and tranquility for those wanting to unwind and truly feel pampered from head to toe.

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Peter Bennion and Kay Wallace on the trail of the weavers of Alpaca rugs in Peru back in the Seventies

Bringing it all out for an open house

Inspired by the richness of artisan skills and local traditions on a journey through Morocco 40 years ago, Peter Bennion and Kay Wallace opened a shop in Sheffield called Bringing It All Back Home selling handmade items and fabrics from the bazaars of India and Afghanistan.

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Representatives from all the partner organisations taking part in the Safe Haven project

Safe haven for weekend revellers in Doncaster

A safe haven for drinkers and party goers in Doncaster who hurt themselves in the run up to Christmas will be launched in the next two weeks.

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Jonathan Bramwell is the owner of the Bramwell Relocation and his favoutite place is The Bike Specialist

Favourite Things: Independent approach of Jonathan’s lifelong home

Born and bred Sheffielder Jonathan Bramwell is the owner of Bramwell Relocation, a small, bespoke family removals business. Jonathan started his career in removals in 1983, when he was an antique furniture transporter, before moving into household removals. During the next quarter of a century he built up the largest removal company in Sheffield, before selling it to a national firm. Two years later he decided he wanted to go it alone. Jonathan has lived in Loxley all his life.

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VIDEO - England v Scotland classic moments

Ahead of tonight's big showdown between England and Scotland at Wembley, it's time to delve into the past and revisit some classic England V Scotland drama.

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Charachters of Paw Patrol with a young fan ahead of the Christmas lights switch-on.

Star Wars-themed battle set to light up South Yorkshire town

A Star Wars-themed lightsaber battle will form the spectacular centrepiece of the Christmas lights switch-on event at Barnsley’s Alhambra Shopping Centre.

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There are plenty of Halloween and Bonfire Night events to choose from in Sheffield.

Your complete guide to Bonfire and firework events in Sheffield 2016

Bonfire Night will soon be upon us - and there's plenty going on in Sheffield this year to keep you entertained.

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Pumpkin Day: good gourd

Thank gourd ... it's Pumpkin Day!

Nothing represents October better than the orange squash that, within coming days, will transform into ghoulish Hallowe'en jack-o-lanterns (carving tips here).

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Nat Johnson is a Sheffield-based singer-songwriter, who is taking part in a project at Off The Shelf linked to the work of the Bronte sisters. She has written a Favourite Things column for the Telegraph and one of her choices is Endcliffe Park.

Favourite Things: Where music, literature and the outdoors meet in Sheffield

Since moving to Sheffield in 2000, singer-songwriter Nat Johnson has released five albums – two with her first band Monkey Swallows the Universe, two as Nat Johnson and the Figureheads, and a solo album Neighbour of the Year.

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WhatsApp feature lets you draw on photos

New WhatsApp feature lets you draw on photos

A new feature being rolled out on messaging service WhatsApp will allow users to draw on pictures, aping functionality available from rival snapchat.
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Toys "R" Us reveal must-have Christmas toys

Toy experts at Britain's biggest toy store, have unveiled their very own list of 14 Superstars, which are expected to dominate kids' Christmas lists this year - and it's going to be a hard-fought battle between tech toys versus popular collectibles and characters.
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FAMILY BUZZ: Reach for the skies at Boston Castle

Who’d have thought broad daylight would be a good time to look at the stars?

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The study suggests feelings of guilt and shame about the shape they're in are turning men into gym bunnies.

Fatty fears turning men into gym bunnies

The desire to look like musclebound Hollywood hunks such as Hugh Jackman or Vin Diesel could lead to gym bunnies overdoing it and damaging their health.

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Peugeot 2008 GT Line PT 130

Peugeot 2008 SUV now has real style

IN recent years Peugeot stylists have progressed from one extreme to the other and their latest efforts especially up front with the new grille design which is shown to advantage on their latest 2008 SUV that is currently enjoying a sales boom in the UK and around the world writes Bryan Longworth.

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New Lexus GS

Lexus GS now has the wow factor

JAPANESE premium car manufacturer Lexus has become a bigger threat to their three German rivals Audi, BMW and Mercedes following the launch of the updated GS 300h which now has the styling that will create a much bigger impact in this top market sector and should increase sales writes Bryan Longworth.

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