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THEATRE REVIEW: Everybody’s Talking About Jamie at Sheffield Lyceum

THEATRE REVIEW: Everybody’s Talking About Jamie at Sheffield Lyceum

Wed 19 Feb 2020

The schoolboy drag queen story has returned to the South Yorkshire stage - but is it a successful comeback?

  • Cheers to a bigger and better Magna Oktoberfest

    Cheers to a bigger and better Magna Oktoberfest

    By Gareth Dennison on Tue 18 Aug 2015

    MAGNA has promised to serve up a bigger and better Oktoberfest when the event returns in October.

  • Calling all Rotherham dogs — stardom beckons!

    Calling all Rotherham dogs — stardom beckons!

    By Michael Upton on Tue 18 Aug 2015

    EVERY dog has its day — and for two pampered South Yorkshire pooches stardom is beckoning!

  • Expert knowledge at Rotherham Family History Society

    Expert knowledge at Rotherham Family History Society

    By Admin on Tue 18 Aug 2015

    WITH a new series of “Who Do You Think You Are” on BBC TV, have you ever wondered about the origins of your family? Have you an unusual surname and are there stories circulating in your family about members long gone?

  • OLD ROTHERHAM: Rotherham Bob - a local character

    OLD ROTHERHAM: Rotherham Bob - a local character

    By By Margaret Drinkall on Tue 18 Aug 2015

    A LOCAL character familiar to the Rotherham police, magistrates and public house keepers was a man called Robert Huntingdon, better known as ‘Rotherham Bob’.

  • OLD ROTHERHAM: The case of the stolen gun caps

    OLD ROTHERHAM: The case of the stolen gun caps

    By By Margaret Drinkall on Tue 18 Aug 2015

    IN January of 1864 it was noted by the shopkeepers of Rotherham that there had been countless thefts from their premises of indiscriminate articles ranging from fish to cloth caps.

  • OLD ROTHERHAM: Police attacked outside a Rawmarsh pub

    OLD ROTHERHAM: Police attacked outside a Rawmarsh pub

    By By Margaret Drinkall on Tue 18 Aug 2015

    ON September 11 1880 Police Constable John Jerome Young was on duty at Rawmarsh, when he went past the Green Lane Tavern at 5.30 pm. Two men exited the public house as he passed, who he knew to be Peter Craven and Levi Adams. Shouting out that he would ‘fi

  • Birdlife sessions for Rotherham artists

    Birdlife sessions for Rotherham artists

    By Admin on Tue 18 Aug 2015

    AN ART group is running two birdlife-based sessions next month.

  • Archaeology talk in Rotherham

    Archaeology talk in Rotherham

    By Admin on Tue 18 Aug 2015

    THE House That Bess Built will be the topic of a talk by Maureen Taylor to Rotherham Archaeological Society on September 10, beginning at 7.30pm.

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