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Five things we won’t miss about the VHS video recorder

In a world where the pocket calculator was as close as many of us got to technology, the video recorder seemed like it had come from outer space (or possibly off the set of Tomorrow’s World).

Len Goodman

One-line dancing: Retiring Strictly judge Len's best quips

Here are some one-liners from Len Goodman, head judge of Strictly Come Dancing since it began 12 years ago

Hairy Biker Dave Myers.

WATCH: Hairy Biker blunder puts Doncaster in NORTH Yorkshire in new TV show

Hairy Bikers star Dave Myers has described Doncaster as being in NORTH Yorkshire in a new BBC TV show.

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Actress Sherdian Smith

Actress Sheridan Smith praised on return to West End after stress and exhaustion break

Doncaster acting starlet Sheridan Smith has won rave reviews on her return to London's West End following a two month break due to stress and exhaustion.

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VIDEO: HorrorCon UK is a scream for thousands of fans in South Yorkshire

A fang-tastic weekend of frightful fun proved a scream for more than 3,000 horror fans at the region's second HorrorCon UK.
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Mark Williams-Thomas.

The Investigator: A British Crime Story ITV, Thursday, 9pm

Mark Williams-Thomas returns to ITV for an explosive and ground-breaking new investigative series that shows how real life crime can be far more compelling than fiction.

The Interview on Channel 4.

Have they got what it takes to get the job? - The Job Interview, Channel 4, Tuesday, 9pm

This new series follows the interview process for real jobs being offered by genuine employers.

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Kane Hodder who played Jason in four of the Friday the 13th movies is at HorrorCon 2016.

WIN: Fang-tastic tickets to HorrorCon UK at Magna

Horror fans in Yorkshire are in for a fang-tastic time this weekend coming face to face with Friday the 13th killer Jason and the real American Werewolf In London.

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Daniel Craig at Spectre premiere

Oh Oh Seven: Bond film Spectre triggered most complaints

Violent scenes in the James Bond movie triggered highest number of complaints to film censors in 2015.
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Belgian chocolate fireguard Marouane Fellaini,

Commenting on Euros TV commentators

With apologies for the break in transmission of this TV review column, it returns to ask what Clive Tyldesley really meant when, quite early in the tournament, he told viewers: “It isn’t supposed to be easy, supporting England.”

Paws buttons for dogs

Barking mad? TV remote control for dogs!

Developers have unveiled first TV remote for canines - presumably concentrating on the "paws" button - allowing home alone pets to control television

Top Gear presenters

Chris Evans quits Top Gear

The carrot-topped TV and radio producer, presenter and DJ has just announced he will walk away from the popular show's updated format many petrol-heads considered a car crash.
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Psycho thrillers: Netflix eight best intense offerings

Netflix has a wide variety of terrifying and thought-provoking psychological thrillers in its catalogue

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Eden Hazard

Wales v Belgium - all you need to know

Wales may be celebrating being the last Home Nation left in Euros, but in Belgium they face their sternest test tonight.

Summers loving: Sharon Rooney as Dawn, Penelope Wilton as Pauline, Sophie Rundle as Steph and Angela Griffin as Nita

Summers loving: Sheffield's Brief Encounters undercover story on TV tonight

Set and filmed in the city in 1982, Penelope Wilton, Sophie Rundle, Angela Griffin and Sharon Rooney star as four women striving to find happiness and fulfillment in the form of lingerie parties.
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Absolutely Fabulous The Movie is in UK cinemas from Friday, July 1.

WIN: Absolutely Fabulous The Movie poster signed by Jennifer Saunders and Joanna Lumley

Absolutely Fabulous The Movie is in cinemas this week and to celebrate we have an Ab/Fab prize - the film poster signed by Jennifer Saunders, Joanna Lumley,
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The Sons of Pitches, who ended their first tour in Sheffield

Sheffield family proud of their singing Son

Naked Choir winners Sons of Pitches have just finished their first UK tour on a high in Sheffield - and there were some familiar faces in the City Hall audience.

Russell T Davies with Melvyn Bragg

Delving into the mind of a TV genius - The South Bank Show, Sky Arts, Wednesday 8pm

In a brand new episode, Melvyn Bragg sits  down with screenwriter Russell T Davies.

Colin Morgan as Nathan in The Living And The Dead

Something Wicked This Way Comes - Tuesday, 9pm, BBC One

Supernatural drama The Living And The Dead promises to darken summer nights on BBC One


Sheffield war hero to feature in TV special

A Sheffield man who survived one of the bloodiest battles of the First World War will have his wartime diaries featured in a TV programme to mark the centenary of the Battle of the Somme.

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