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  • 25 Tue

    Day of Discounts

    To celebrate two months of the Now Then Discounts App, we’ve handpicked a selection of local traders to bring you a (theoretical) Day of Discounts. […]

  • 20 Thu

    The Glang Show.

    The relationship between comedy and politics is confusing and tangled, but always bubbling underneath the surface. We’re all very used to the comedian as a […]

  • 18 Tue

    Rich Tone Music.

    I recently had a Wayne’s World moment. Upon strolling into the emporium of axes they call Rich Tone, I caught the attention of a chap […]

  • 13 Thu

    Eat Sheffield Awards 2014

    It was my first experience attending the Eat Sheffield awards this year and, without any shred of deceit, I had a genuinely entertaining time. The […]

  • 12 Wed

    Nasser Hussain: Boldface.

    The preface to poet and creative writing lecturer Nasser Hussain’s new collection Boldface states that “his poems are meant to be read aloud, preferably quite […]

  • 6 Thu

    Horror Souk: Face your fear.

    When asked what I was doing for Halloween, the expected answer was this party or that club or a promenade between the two. When my […]

  • 5 Wed


    Our pick of events going on across Sheffield this month. You can filter by type of event using the drop-down arrow at the top right, […]

  • 3 Mon

  • 31 Fri

    Writing advice: Part 2.

    Ever wondered what advice you could gain from the most influential poets and writers on the circuit? Would you like to obtain their retrospective pearls […]

  • 29 Wed

    PCC Election

    UKIP hope to replace the outgoing South Yorkshire Police & Crime Commissioner (SYPCC), Shaun Wright, after his resignation over the disgraceful scale of child abuse […]

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