Travel: Waterhead Hotel, Ambleside, perfect retreat in the Lake District

Winding along the road in bright autumnal sunshine it was difficult to imagine the devastation that just a few months ago had crippled this part of Cumbria.
So haunted a priest was called in to perform an exorcism: Borthwick Castle near Edinburgh

Hallowe'en break favourite haunts!

For a more unusual weekend get-away, try one of these ‘haunted’ hotels, castles and guest houses where you can stay overnight around Hallowe'en – or any time of the year. Disclaimer: no guarantee of good night’s sleep!

Hurricane Matthew wreaks havoc

Guidance for South Yorkshire families travelling to Florida in wake of Hurricane Matthew

The most powerful Caribbean storm in a decade is currently sweeping its way up eastern seaboard of the States.

Win an overnight stay at the Devonshire Arms

Win an overnight stay at the Devonshire Arms

The Devonshire Arms at Beeley is one of two 18th century inns on the Duke of Devonshire’s Chatsworth estate.

Children's bus fares in Sheffield are still among the country's cheapest despite a 10p rise. 
Picture Dean Atkins

Sheffield bus fares ‘still among country’s cheapest’ despite new price rise

Bus fares for South Yorkshire children are still among the cheapest in the country despite a 10p increase that came into force this week.

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Iamsterdam: sign of good times

Iamsterdam ... you can be too

It's never been easier to enjoy Amsterdam's true colours.
Novotel, Paddington

TRAVEL: Paddington a great destination for those wanting a London break with a twist.

As the sun beat down and the water lapped against the boat, if you closed your eyes you could be forgiven for thinking you were on a Mediterranean cruise, not just yards away from the bustle of London life.
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Digital Detox

Take a break from tech with digital detox

The ultimate guide to how South Yorkshire holidaymakers can survive in the countryside without technology is now available.
Clan-tastic holiday idea for all the family from Superbreak

GENERATION GAIN: Grand idea to help all family enjoy jollies

South Yorkshire grandparents want to spend more quality time with their families as it is revealed more than two thirds only get to see their loved ones once a year or on special occasions.

Sheffield: value city break capital

Why Steel City is Deal City

Sheffield is still the UK's best value bank holiday city break.
The Barraclough family from Sheffield were struck down by a severe illness on holiday in Mexico

‘A dirty pool, lukewarm food and animals feeding off the table’ - Sheffield family struck down by severe illness during Mexican holiday

A Sheffield family have described their ‘holiday nightmare’ after being struck down with a severe illness in Mexico.

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Thousands of Sheffield parents have been taking their children on holiday during term-time. Pic: PA

Sheffield families happy to risk term-time holiday fines due to ‘extortionate’ summer breaks

Parents say fining families for taking children on term-time breaks is not working – because of the ‘extortionate’ cost of going away during official holidays.

The hotels  Greenhouse restaurant.

Travel: Kendal, the gateway to the Lakes, has much to offer visitors

Marvellous! The only thing missing was draught Guinness, said the guest checking out of Kendal’s Castle Green Hotel.

July 28th 'the best day to have a birthday'

July 28th 'the best day to have a birthday'

Today is the best date of the year to have a birthday, according to new research.

Blue Note: sea and sky provide perfect backdrop

Blue Note Côte d'Azur shows its true colours

The Devil may have all the best tunes but thank God for French Riviera's good vibes that provided perfect upbeat antidote to sorrow surrounding recent nearby terrorism.
Seaside traditions on the way out

Seaside traditions on the way out

With summer seemingly upon us, comparisons with the holidays of bygone years are as inevitable as peeling skin and complaints about the heat.


110,000 holiday bookings at risk as low cost travel firm goes bust

A cut-price travel firm has gone into administration - putting more than 100,000 holiday bookings with the firm at risk.
Flybe's soar-away sale

South Yorkshire flight families cash in on sun, surf and sand sale

Staycation sky high sale has seen a Doncaster Sheffield Airport discount route really take off.
Beach parties could spark breakups

One in ten holidaymakers come back single

One in ten British couples will split up on holiday this summer, according to new research.

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