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Huge Yorkshire stately home that inspired Jane Austen is saved ‘against all odds’

A FIVE-YEAR bid to raise the funds to purchase and restore what is believed to be the largest house in Britain has paid off in South Yorkshire.

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WWE Live coming to Sheffield Arena on Thursday, May 11, from 7.30pm.

WIN: WWE LIVE Sheffield Arena wresting tickets and goody bags

WWE wrestling superstars will battle in an action packed live show at Sheffield Arena and to celebrating we have tickets and merchandise to be won.
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EARLY ADVENTURES by Bourne. Credit: Johan Persson

REVIEW: Matthew Bourne’s Early Adventures, York Theatre Royal

I first became a fan of Matthew Bourne’s work after being bowled over by his choreography, sense of humour, strong story line and powerful imagery, in what is sure to become a cult ballet Edward Scissorhands. If you think ballet’s not for you, then I urge you to at least try to attend one of his ballets – he’s not afraid to do his own thing, with a clear Bourne Identity.

Theatre and Comedy
Win South of France rugby Super League trip with Batchelors Peas

WIN: South of France trip to see Yorkshire rugby Super League action with Batchelors Peas

Win a trip to the South of France to watch a Yorkshire Super League team play Catalan Dragons and pocket £250 of spending money with Batchelors Peas.

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The Cornermen was about the world of boxing

REVIEW: Cornermen, The Basement, York City Screen

“Wildgoose Theatre aims to bring you plays that you may not have seen, or maybe not even heard about, and give them the exposure they deserve,” said Andy Love, director of Wildgoose’s latest production, Cornermen by up and coming playwright Oli Forsyth.

Theatre and Comedy

VIDEO PREVIEW: Yorkshire world premiere for Brexit inspired piano recital European Unison

A Brexit inspired recital written for 28 pianos - one for each member of the European Union - hopes to hit the right notes with Remain supporters when it gets its world premiere this weekend in Yorkshire.
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Lost City of Z is showing at cinemas across the region.

Cinema listings

Your guide to what's on the big screen across the region this week.
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Meet rock superstars Kings Of Leon at Sheffield Arena.

WIN: Meet rock superstars Kings Of Leon at Sheffield Arena

Sex Is On Fire chart-toppers Kings Of Leon will rock Sheffield Arena this summer and we are giving you the chance to win tickets and meet the band.

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Joe Bonamassa's 'lightning fast fingers fly effortlessly around the fretboard'. Photo: Paul Rodgers.

AUDIO PREVIEW: Guitar king Joe Bonamassa promises 'two hours of blues rock fun' at Sheffield Arena

Jimi Hendrix, Eric Clapton and BB King trip off the tongue when asked to name the greatest guitar players of all time - but make way for Joe Bonamassa!

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European Unison composer Ruth Spencer Jolly

WATCH LIVE 10.30AM THURSDAY: Brexit debate and European Unison piano concert on Facebook Live

A Brexit inspired piano concert will get its world premiere with a free public performance in Yorkshire - but we are giving you an exclusive preview on Facebook Live.
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VIDEO: Welcome To Yorkshire tourism film is new star of the big screen - watch it here first

Yorkshire is the latest star of the big screen in a new tourism film which will be shown in cinemas.
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Films in the forest

Pop along to forest for film screening

Cinema goers can enjoy the sights and sounds of JK Rowling’s prequel to Harry Potter in the surroundings of Dalby Forest when Pop-Up Cinema Yorkshire’s giant movie screen lands this Easter for a one-off open-air screening of Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them on Saturday April 15.

Arts
Kyla Brown and Bill Lennon

REVIEW: You’ve Got A Friend, Grand Opera House, York

Maple Tree Entertainment, the makers of the excellent The Simon and Garfunkel Story presented You’ve Got A Friend – The Music of James Taylor and Carole King on at Grand Opera House, York.

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Actor and writer Mark Gatiss

Review: Mark Gatiss, York Literature Festival, Grand Opera House

The auditorium was packed with people wanting to know more about this prominent English actor, comedian, screenwriter and novelist. They weren’t disappointed, Mark Gatiss was on fine form.

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Tramlines 2017 headliners Primal Scream

ANNOUNCEMENT: Primal Scream to headline at Sheffield Tramlines festival

Indie rockers Primal Scream are to headline the Saturday night main stage at Sheffield's Tramlines 2017 music festival, it was announced today.

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Elsecar Heritage Centre

Yorkshire villages of Elsecar and Wentworth hit £1.2m Lottery jackpot

South Yorkshire villages of Elsecar and Wentworth are celebrating a £1.2 million Lottery jackpot to put arts and culture at the heart of their communities.
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Katy Perry is heading for Hull this summer.

Pop superstar Katy Perry is heading for Hull... and she can't wait to try our Yorkshire puddings

Katy Perry joked about her "English boyfriends" as she announced she will headline Radio 1's Big Weekend.
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Bad Touch

PREVIEW: Yorkshire dates for hotly tipped bands Broken Witt Rebels and Bad Touch

Hotly tipped bands Broken Witt Rebels and Bad Touch kick off their Planet Rock Roadstars UK tour with two big Yorkshire dates.

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Joe Bonamassa to play Sheffield Arena on Monday, April 24. Photo: Laurence Harvey.

WIN: Joe Bonamassa signed guitar and Sheffield Arena tickets

Guitar king Joe Bonamassa will play Sheffield Arena next month and to celebrate we have one of his signed guitars, tickets and more to be won.

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VIDEO: Doing a Harry Worth...to celebrate Yorkshire comedy legend's 100th birthday

Yorkshire comedy legend Harry Worth gave the world the 'miraculous levitation' - where you stand next to a shop window, raise an arm and a leg and the hilarious reflection looks like you are floating in the air.
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