West Yorkshire Playhouse; 30 Nov - 18 Jan 2014
The integrity of Kipling’s classic novel is lovingly restored thanks to this lively interpretation adapted by Rosanna Lowe which distances itself completely from the sanitised Disney tale. Director Liam Steel, brings his talent [...]
The housing market has taken a welcome boost with enquiries at their highest for 5 years according to one Yorkshire based agency.
It's houses at the top end of the market that appear to be the most appealing; especially those that manage to keep their prices just below the £500,000 mark, the point after which stamp duty suddenly rises. Southfield, in the [...]
The official FIM World Indoor XTrial Championship is back in Sheffield with a brand new section 'The Flavour of Sheffield'
The Motorpoint Arena in Sheffield will yet again play host to the ‘Worlds Number 1 Indoor Arena Trial’. For the 19th consecutive year the best riders in the World will be descending on Sheffield on Saturday 4th January to battle [...]
A CHOIR in Huddersfield will help inspire a generation to learn sign language during a national deaf healthcare charity’s annual fundraising event next February (2014).
On February 5 the Huddersfield branch of Rock Choir will get involved in SignHealth’s sign2sing record attempt for the most people signing and singing on the same day. Elliot Sutcliffe, Rock Choir Leader for Huddersfield, said: [...]
The Biggest on line activity of the year- dubbed Mega Monday - proved too much for the banks technology on 2nd December, with millions of transactions declined for no reason.
A technological banking glitch on one of the busiest online shopping days of the year left millions of shoppers unable to pay for transactions using their credit or debit cards. Customers of the Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) gro [...]
Almost 90% of Britons will use mobile devices or purchase online to do their Christmas shopping this year – a higher proportion than any other major country – according to PayPal’s global Holiday Shopping Study.
The survey, covering shoppers in the UK, US, Canada, Australia, Germany, Italy, Russia and Singapore, shows that Britons shopping this Christmas will do almost half their festive shopping online or via a smartphone or tablet, comp [...]
Global pop sensations Little Mix will be embarking on their biggest UK tour to date in May-June 2014. The tour sees them headline some of the UK’s biggest arenas and includes a show at the Motorpoint Arena, Sheffield on Saturday
Tickets go on general sale from 10am on Friday 6th December in person at the Arena Box Office, by phone on 0114 256 5656 or online at www.motorpointarenasheffield.co.uk. Perrie Edwards, Jesy Nelson, Leigh-Anne Pinnock and Jade [...]
Christmas comes early to the Motorpoint Arena next week with four fantastic shows to get the festive season underway. JLS kick off proceedings on Tuesday 10th December with Goodbye – The Greatest Hits Tour, followed by Diversity’
JLS - have announced that they are to call time on their career after an incredible 6 year journey. Goodbye; The Greatest Hits Tour will be the last time the band will perform together as a 4 and they want to make sure that this t [...]
A lorry driver from Heywood, who was caught four times with illegal loads of beer smuggled from France, has been jailed for £131,000 fraud.
Simon O'Hare, 29, was stopped on four separate occasions in London, Yorkshire and Cambridgeshire by HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) investigators with 26 pallets of smuggled beer: - 29 February 2012 at a licensed cash and carry s [...]
VetUK is based in Thirsk and supplies over 1 million pets with cheaper pet meds, veterinary products and pet products online. They sell items for your dogs, cats, horses, small animals such as guinea pigs, rabbits and hamsters; an
VetUK aims to increase the availability and reduce the cost of pet ownership whilst maintaining the highest standards of veterinary care for both you and your pet. They stock a broad range of over 8,000 products with fantastic sa [...]
An expectant mum from Castleford enlisted celebrity social media support from the likes of model Nell McAndrew and TV ‘wheeler dealer’ Mike Brewer to help her win a brand new car from Huddersfield Volkswagen
After years of driving around in an old banger, Kimberley Trembath scooped an award-winning Volkswagen Take up! in a competition organised by Sytner Volkswagen Huddersfield and Real Radio Yorkshire. The 27-year-old said: “I cou [...]
Are you interested in getting involved in a professionally run 5 or 6 a side League?
Champion Soccer are currently looking for more 5 & 6 a side teams to join our well established Leagues in Huddersfield. We have spaces available in our Monday & Tuesday night Leagues at Lockwood Park & Colne Valley High School. [...]
Two more Yorkshire hospices have benefited from Lifetime's generous hospice referral scheme. Financial management company Lifetime has set up a scheme whereby it donates 10% of fees generated on new accounts to a hospice chosen b
Barnsley hospice has already received a number of cheques, while last month Lifetime Financial Planner Janette Town presented Saint Catherine’s hospiced in Scarborough with a cheque for £131. Fellow Financial Planner Daryl Clarke [...]
A leading Volkswagen retailer is currently promising savings worth thousands of pounds during a special 4x4 Fortnight.
Sytner Huddersfield Volkswagen is offering customers the chance to save up to £5,000* on a superb new Touareg between October 10th and 24th. The Leeds Road retailer will also pay up to £2,750 towards the deposit on the stylish [...]
Sixty-one per cent of adults in the UK do not have a current will. And the main reason why? Those people 'have just not got round to it'. That's according to research carried out on behalf of Standard Life. And one of the most
Now having a will is important for everyone, whatever their status, but in particular it should be classed as a priority for the group of people nearing, or already in, retirement, who may have accumulated substantial assets and p [...]
If you're a retailer looking to get more customers through the door and onto your site, and want to know how you can maximise sales through important calendar events, then look no further than RedBorder Ltd. They have launched the
To successfully stay in business retailers must now stay one step ahead of their competition, and be both proactive and reactive when it comes to important annual events. Now in its second year, The Retail Calendar by RedBord [...]
A recent study has revealed that the UK needs about 5,000 extra financial advisers to cope with the rising demand for retirement advice The research carried out by Standard Life has based its findings on figures from Office for Na
Figures from the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) showed there were 20,453 independent financial advisers in the UK at the end of 2012. Standard Life head of adviser and investment proposition Eddy Reynolds said its estimation m [...]
The number of workers automatically enrolled into a workplace pension scheme has already reached the million mark, the Pensions Regulator has stated. Automatic enrolment was introduced in October last year - to encourage more ind
The number of workers automatically enrolled into a workplace pension scheme has already reached the million mark, the Pensions Regulator has stated. Automatic enrolment was introduced in October last year - to encourage more ind [...]
South Yorkshire finance firm Lifetime are the front cover stars of the New Model Adviser magazine this week! Managing director Ian Dickinson and Communications director William Bottomley were pictured alongside a Barnsley hospice
The New Model Adviser front cover (pictured below) also carried the heading 'Route to success; William Bottomley and Ian Dickinson credit cashflow modeling with transforming Lifetime's business. Inside the story, written by Tim C [...]
Banks are turning small to medium businesses down for loans because they cannot provide evidence of Auto Enrolment planning, a new report has claimed. Auto Enrolment is the biggest shake-up of pensions for a generation - and will
A new report - which can be read at http://www.plansponsor.com/Auto_enrolment_hits_SME_funding.aspx - says that some companies are being denied funding, as their future business models do not factor in the cost of administering a [...]
To register as a new donor, to find details of local blood donor sessions and venues and to book an appointment to donate please visit www.blood.co.uk, or alternatively call the National Donor Helpline on 0300 123 2323.
To register as a new donor, to find details of local blood donor sessions and venues and to book an appointment to donate please visit www.blood.co.uk, or alternatively call the National Donor Helpline on 0300 123 2323. [...]
Designed to exactly replicate Crittal’s W20 steel windows. Thermally efficient Secure and the slimmest thermally broken aluminium windows on the market. Take a look: http://www.marlinwindows.co.uk/crittalwindow_features.html
Many people believe that aluminium windows cannot be as slim as steel windows, but our CrittAL Window is in fact slimmer than some steel windows. The outerframe is just 32.5mm deep, making installation quick and simple when com [...]
TownTalk is still your guide to your town but now it’s had a makeover. It's still as simple to use but now it’s even faster, even smarter and it looks amazing too!
With now over 190 sites (and an ever expanding network) we’ve got everything from local attraction and places to visit, to a directory of restaurants, bars and shops in your area. TownTalk is still the most comprehensive local new [...]
It takes, on average, seven months to realise identity thieves have stolen your identity. That’s 213 days a criminal can use your details illegally. When you find out, it can take an additional three months to get your identity ba
The effects of identity theft are distressing but if you think identity theft only happens to individuals? Think again. Thieves are increasingly targeting businesses for quick and easy profit, with devastating consequences. In [...]
If you're looking for the perfect present this Christmas for your little pirate or princess, then don't miss out on this exclusive discount from Barnsley based company Art Adventure. They are turning 7 years old and to celebrate,
Disheartened by their inability to find quality and engaging art that would hang safely in their new baby’s nursery, Art Adventure was started by Damian Edwards to create the types of pieces parents and families want to buy their [...]
Inspired by Stephan Elliott's 1994 film, starring an ex-hearsay member currently finding success on the boards, and giving a certain ABBA inspired musical a run for its money in the ‘feel good factor’ stakes, the international sma
Set in Sydney, Australia (a mere 10, 563 miles from Sheffield) Priscilla, Queen of the Desert: The Musical is a high energy, high heeled extravaganza that tells the touching tale of Tick, a drag performer who journeys back to Alic [...]
PEOPLE from Huddersfield can from now (November 11, 2013) onwards download two charity singles that have been specially composed for a fundraising event taking place next February (2014).
The songs, As One and Get Up and Sign, will be sung during SignHealth’s sign2sing fundraising world record attempt on February 5 and are now available to download from iTunes. Linda Petrons, Events and Corporate Fundraiser at [...]
Why not pop along to The Bandstand in Clifton Park, Rotherham for our first ever Carols in the Park Charity event. Best of all, its free, everyone welcome.
The first ever Christmas Carols in the Park event, organised by Rotherham's Friends of Young Onset Dementia support group is to be held on Sunday December the 8th 2013 on the Bandstand in Clifton Park, Rotherham. There will be [...]