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  • 31 Mon

    Refurbishment at the Merlin Theatre.

    In 2011, the Merlin Theatre in Nether Edge sadly closed because of extensive flood damage. Four years and one successful fundraising campaign later, the Merlin, […]

  • 28 Fri

    Juxtavoices: The Antichoir.

    You have probably heard many choirs in your time – maybe you’ve even sung in a few – but I’m certain that very few people […]

  • 26 Wed

    Postcapitalism by Paul Mason.

    On finishing Paul Mason’s Postcapitalism: A Guide To Our Future, I feel elated. But why? The majority of this book is a history of left […]

  • 24 Mon

  • 21 Fri

    Record and Play.

    Record and Play By Damon Fairclough As anyone who’s read Nick Hornby’s High Fidelity will tell you, there are a lot of rules to making […]

  • 20 Thu

  • 19 Wed

    Sheffield Style Show.

    With the 2nd Sheffield style show approaching this autumn we thought we’d have a chat with organiser and founder Charlotte Calvert to find out more. […]

  • 15 Sat

    COW Sheffield relaunch.

    There have been some big changes at COW Sheffield recently. You might have noticed their once acid-yellow façade has been freshly painted (black, of course […]

  • 11 Tue

    Steve Faulkner’s Magic Night.

    17 July Greystones It has been over two years since Sheffield-based magician Steve Faulkner started hosting his much-lauded magic nights. For the 125 or so […]

  • 6 Thu

    Billigoat Designs.

    Kate Billington was brought up in Ilkley, Limerick and The Netherlands, lived on the South Coast for a while, but has resided in Sheffield since […]

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