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About laurabrowse

Hi, I'm Laura Browse, a student journalist from Sheffield. Check out my blog: Steel City News, and have a gander at the articles. Thanks!

10 Things You Need to Know about Sheffield…

  Steel City News have come up with a list of 10 things we think you should know about Sheffield….enjoy!    Sheffield is a city and metropolitan borough of South Yorkshire. 2. Its name derives from the River Sheaf, which … Continue reading

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A Royal Affair To Remember…

The Royal Wedding: 2011’s most talked about, and eagerly anticipated event of the year….or is it? The Royal Family has been an integral part in British history and culture for centuries. Queen Elizabeth II ascended the throne in 1952, and … Continue reading

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It’s a scream!

Scream 4 was always going to receive heavy criticism, as most sequels and horror films do, but surprisingly, the film is a worthy sequel, and is certain to land a few scares, and a few laughs along the way. The … Continue reading

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Sunny Sheffield….

Great Britain, known for its Royal Family, fish and chips and bad weather. But over the last few weeks, the latter hasn’t been the case, as Britain has enjoyed some glorious sunshine… The mini-heat wave began just as the school … Continue reading

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One Stoop Beyond: Sheffield band with “loyal fan base” on the rise.

As the lights went down in The Plug, and four young men walked on to the stage, the audience fell silent and waited. Waited in anticipation, as to what the The Stoops were going to deliver. The crowd was not … Continue reading

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Arctic Monkey’s return to their hometown….

Arctic Monkey’s fans rejoice as the foursome have announced that they will be playing two dates in their hometown in June. The band, who haven’t played in Sheffield since 2009, confirmed the gig on 7th February, explaining that they would … Continue reading

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Be my anti-Valentine….

If the idea of lovey-dovey couples, candlelit dinners and unnecessary public displays of affection will leave you with a funny taste in your mouth this Valentine’s Day then head on down to the anti-Valentine’s Festival; Cupids in Nooses at The … Continue reading

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