Dedicated stroke team at Scunthorpe Hospital aiming to educate on stroke prevention

World Stroke day was held last Saturday and with this in mind Dr Asem Ali at Scunthorpe Hospital is urging people to be aware of the signs of a stroke.

halloween at Farmer's Farm Shop in Westwoodside

Spooktacular frightfest of family entertainment at Farmer’s Farm Shop in Westwoodside

A spooktastic event with a frightfest of family entertainment will be taking place at Farmer’s Farm Shop in Westwoodside on Saturday, October 29.

Signature crab dish

REVIEW: Crabsolutely fabulous surf 'n' turf fine dining

Surf 'n' turf is order of the day at an award-winning South Yorkshire eatery.

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Pumpkin Day: good gourd

Thank gourd ... it's Pumpkin Day!

Nothing represents October better than the orange squash that, within coming days, will transform into ghoulish Hallowe'en jack-o-lanterns (carving tips here).

Paul Moffat, Doncaster Childrens Services Trusts CEO, with Mrs Michelle Walton (Principal at Hillside Academy) with pupils

Doncaster pupils tackle domestic abuse issues

Primary pupils from across the district have been learning how to protect themselves from domestic abuse in a new education programme from Doncaster Children’s Services Trust.

My View, David Crichton: Jab could prevent life-threatening illness

My View, David Crichton: Jab could prevent life-threatening illness

It’s that time of year again to roll up a sleeve and have the annual flu vaccination if you are one of those people who is at increased risk of getting the disease. As you can see, I’ve had mine expertly given by my practice health care assistant Emma Deere.

Football facts and figures quiz

QUIZ: Sheffield, South Yorkshire and further afield football facts and figures

All our regional clubs feature - one unveiling new boss - in weekly posers pertaining to the beautiful game with spotlight also shone on Champions and Premier leagues, latter showcased by record goal spree footage as clue to one of 11 topical questions.

Triple killer Arthur Hutchinson (top) with his victims, from left, Basil, Avril and Richard Laitner.

The Dore Murders: Anniversary of Sheffield's most shocking crime - three killed and woman raped in family wedding day massacre

It was the most brutal and shocking crime in Sheffield's history - and this weekend marks the 33rd anniversary of when unimaginable horror came to the city's most exclusive suburbs.

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The aftermath of the flood outside The Stag Inn and Turner Wheel, Malin Bridge

Truth revealed at last in 150-year-old Sheffield flood victims mystery

The identities of two victims of the 1864 Sheffield Flood have finally been confirmed after more than 150 years.

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Ross Jarvie, partner at Fine & Country and Sarah White, proprietor of Bawtry Eye Academy

Bawtry Retail Association’s new recruits

A new chairman and vice-chairman have been chosen for the Bawtry Retail Association (BRA).

Head chef Ben Atkinson holds his Pumpkin pie dish at Spencer Arms, Cawthorne. Picture: Andrew Roe

Food Review: The Spencer Arms, Cawthorne, Barnsley

Would-be chefs given great insight as top professional takes them under his wing.

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Senior nurses at the August open days

Recruitment drive for experienced nurses with Northern Lincolnshire and Goole NHS Foundation Trust

Recruiment days to hire experienced nurses has been planned by Northern Lincolnshire and Goole NHS Foundation Trust.


Shiregreen gardening competition winners revealed

Shiregreen residents have celebrated their green success in Sanctuary Housing’s Gardening Competition.

Burts reaction to Fireworks

Doggy Tails: Fireworks anxiety tips

A lot of your dog’s misery can be avoided, or at least reduced if you prepare ahead before your dog turns into a quivering wreck on Bonfire Night.

Claire Algar, strategy and planning coordinator, in what will be the new endoscopy and lower GI unit

New patient unit at Scunthorpe Hospital

An exciting new £1.6 million project will see a dedicated endoscopy unit built at Scunthorpe Hospital.

Butcher Works, Arundel Street, Sheffield

Reveal picture - Stone trough just right of the chimney

Retro: The brothers who profited from horrors of Civil War

Hello campers!

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Property of the week: 14 Southbourne Court, Drury Lane, Dore, offers around £330,000

Property of the week: 14 Southbourne Court, Drury Lane, Dore, offers around £330,000

This is a quite superb, first floor, two bedroom, two bathroom apartment which forms part of a popular, purpose built block of flats and standing in attractive and well tendered communal gardens.

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Vicky Siviter, project team and Jean Walker, project volunteer, test the new App at Doncaster War Memorial

People of Doncaster and the surrounding area invited to step back in time

Uncovering South Yorkshire’s hidden wartime past is now only a click away with the introduction of a new app.

My View, Dr David Crichton: Ever changing landscape of the NHS

My View, Dr David Crichton: Ever changing landscape of the NHS

The NHS never stands still, it has to keep evolving and developing to keep pace with the ever changing range of healthcare needs of the patients it looks after. People like you and me.

Cast theatre in Doncaster.

Column: No need for council meddling in culture

Over the years the people of Doncaster have watched with frustration and bewilderment as the council, ever eager to justify its existence, sticks its oar into more and more places where it doesn’t belong.

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