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  • Take That fundraiser for Africa expedition

    Take That fundraiser for Africa expedition

    By Gareth Dennison on Wed 14 Apr 2010

    A PAIR of Rotherham students are hoping to embark help rescue threatened African wildlife on a volunteering expedition.

  • Billy's boys on stage for Rotherham Hospice

    Billy's boys on stage for Rotherham Hospice

    By Charlie Graves on Wed 14 Apr 2010

    A VARIETY show featuring Billy Pearce and John Parr will take place this month to raise money for a Rotherham charity.

  • Rufus Wainwright heads for South Yorkshire

    Rufus Wainwright heads for South Yorkshire

    By Charlie Graves on Wed 14 Apr 2010

    ONE of modern music’s most mercurial talents, Rufus Wainwright, comes to South Yorkshire tomorrow.

  • Celebs show their support for Rotherham show

    Celebs show their support for Rotherham show

    By Gareth Dennison on Wed 14 Apr 2010

    TOP celebrities, including actress Barbara Windsor, TV star Stephen Fry and even the Queen, are backing a new Rotherham production currently in rehearsal.

  • Tivoli Boot Boys set for comeback

    Tivoli Boot Boys set for comeback

    By Admin on Mon 12 Apr 2010

    TIVOLI Boot Boys are set for a double reunion this year, recreating the 60s and 70s skinhead scene—without the violence.

  • Eighties star John Parr back at village hall

    Eighties star John Parr back at village hall

    By Tom Sharpe on Wed 07 Apr 2010

    EIGHTIES rocker John Parr will return to the little village hall that helped re-launch his stage career for an special intimate gig later this month.

  • Double dose of laughs at Rockingham Arms

    Double dose of laughs at Rockingham Arms

    By Charlie Graves on Wed 07 Apr 2010

    COMEDIANS Mike Wilkinson and Gary Delaney are featured in an evening called Rock with Laughter at the Rockingham Arms, Wentworth, next Wednesday.

  • Kate back after 10-year gap

    Kate back after 10-year gap

    By Charles Graves on Wed 07 Apr 2010

    ARTIST Kate Sully is back in Rotherham after a decade for a new exhibition.

  • Wentworth Church hosts feast of choral music

    Wentworth Church hosts feast of choral music

    By Charlie Graves on Wed 07 Apr 2010

    THE Internationally-renowned Donaghadee Male Voice Choir from County Down will be presenting an evening of choral music at Wentworth Church on Sunday.

  • No need to become tired, fly ALONG the Cuckoo Way

    No need to become tired, fly ALONG the Cuckoo Way

    By Barrie Tucker on Thu 01 Apr 2010

    BARRIE TUCKER of The Dearne Valley Ramblers takes us on the ‘Five Churches Walk’ taking in five picturesque villages to the south of the borough

  • Danielle takes lead in South Yorkshire musical

    Danielle takes lead in South Yorkshire musical

    By Charlie Graves on Fri 19 Mar 2010

    SOUTH YORKSHIRE’S own Danielle Grace Williams has triumphed in a national search for the lead role in a new musical commissioned by Rotherham Music Service.

  • Scenic trek through the area’s rich heritage

    Scenic trek through the area’s rich heritage

    By Barrie Tucker on Fri 12 Mar 2010

    BARRIE TUCKER of The Dearne Valley Ramblers takes us on a scenic walk through picturesque villages in the east of the borough

  • Remember the great flood

    Remember the great flood

    By Barrie Tucker on Fri 12 Mar 2010

    BARRIE TUCKER of The Dearne Valley Ramblers takes us on the second of his tea shop walks while also reminding us of shocking local disaster

  • Police in £3,000 cannabis raid

    Police in £3,000 cannabis raid

    By Tom Sharpe on Tue 09 Mar 2010

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  • Real Ale festival need volunteer pint pullers

    Real Ale festival need volunteer pint pullers

    By on Fri 12 Feb 2010

    ORGANISERS of the Oakwood Real Ale and Music Festival are on the hunt for volunteers to help get the ale flowing at the popular annual event. There will be over 200 hand-pulled beers and 20 ciders available at the giant ale festival, which is set to o

  • Double honour for Mexborough pub

    Double honour for Mexborough pub

    By on Tue 09 Feb 2010

    A POPULAR pub is toasting success for the second year running after picking up two awards.The Dog Daisy pub in Mexborough won the prizes for Best Behind Bar and Best Community Pub in the Doncaster's Best Bar None scheme.Organises of the scheme said that aw