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Svengali comes to Sheffield…

Last night there was an air of mystery in Sheffield as well known illusionist Derren Brown took to the stage in his new show, ‘Svengali.’ I caught Lewis McPherson on his way into the theatre, Lewis was more than happy … Continue reading

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Galvanize Sheffield

The last month has seen the forth Galvanize Sheffield festival hit the city, featuring nearly sixty events to celebrate Sheffield’s steel heritage. Thousands of people have joined in the events, which aimed to celebrate contemporary metal design and showcase the … Continue reading

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Pot luck for Higgins?

After an intense snooker final it was John Higgins who reigned supreme. The majority of avid snooker fans had their eyes glued to the screen yesterday as Higgins came from behind to beat 21 year old ‘sensation’ Judd Trump in … Continue reading

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Cartoonist Ian Baker showcases his work back home

Ian Baker, one of Britain’s best loved cartoonists, has brought his work back home to show Sheffield his global skills. Famous for his celebrity caricatures and gag cartoons, Ian, from Sheffield, is showcasing some of his most loved work across … Continue reading

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That’s a ‘Milky Wrap’…

Last night saw a group of Film and Media students from Hallam come together to make money for their final film project. The Out O’ Date Milky Wrap Party took place at SOYO. (SOYO, Rockingham Street) The night saw 250+ … Continue reading

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World’s Largest Umbrella Dance Result

World record attempt raises over £300 for charity, despite not making it into the coveted Guinness book. 140 umbrella-wielding people turned up to the event at Endcliffe Park last Saturday, in hope to set a new world record for the … Continue reading

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Sharrow Lantern Carnival… Scientist or Spiritualist?

As the Carnival hits its 7th year, Sheffield is again given the chance to get creative. The carnival was devised in 2004 by the creative action network (CAN) to celebrate the beginning of spring and was intended to bring people … Continue reading

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World’s Largest Umbrella Dance

This Saturday will see a world record attempt for the largest umbrella dance, with hundreds of people performing a choreographed routine to the classic ‘Singin’ in the rain’. The event, which will take place at Endcliffe Park, has been organised … Continue reading

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