Leading hospitality brand, The Mystery Dining Company , is recruiting mystery diners across the UK and has recently had a high demand for diners in Sheffield. They're looking for people who are comfortable to dine in venues popul
Mystery Diners are volunteers who offer their time to visit a range of restaurants, hotels and pubs, and complete a report about their experience. In return, they are reimbursed for the cost of the experience (excluding travel). [...]
ROTHERHAM author Stephen Cooper is an Oxford graduate, lawyer and civil servant. He has long been fascinated by medieval history in general, the Hundred Years War in particular, and has established a reputation as an authority on
The overwhelming victory of Henry V’s English army at Agincourt in October 1415 has passed into myth – as one of the defining events of the Hundred Years War against France, as a feat of arms outshining the previous famous English [...]
A NATIONAL children’s charity is offering parents’ groups and care professionals in Rotherham the chance to book its expert staff this year (2014) for a talk about the therapies it offers.
bibic helps children and young people aged from six months to 18-years-old with conditions affecting their social, communication and learning abilities achieve their potential for a happier, more fulfilled life. Jon Shoesmith, [...]
Martin Jenkinson has captured some of the most powerful images to have emerged from political and industrial struggle in Britain. Living in Sheffield, he was the official photographer for the NUM paper 'The Yorkshire Miner' during
Images of the Past: The Miners' Strike Mark Metcalf, Martin Jenkinson, Mark Harvey In addition to being the most bitter industrial dispute, the coalminers’ strike of 1984/5 was the longest national strike in British history. F [...]
Today, a leading Rotherham based dentist, Wickersley Dental Practice, is announced as the Mouth Cancer Foundation’s ‘Practice of the Month’ for April. The team has proven they go above and beyond to implement the charity’s Mouth
Here Principal Dentist, Richard Mitchell outlines how the Mouth Cancer Screening Accreditation Scheme has inspired his team to raise public awareness of mouth cancer. Practice Name: Wickersley Dental Practice Limited Practice [...]
People United Against Crime (PUAC) has been Highly Commended by the National Metal Theft Taskforce for their ‘pioneering’ metal theft reduction strategies in Yorkshire and the Humber region and for demonstrating ‘great leadership
PUAC is the only crime prevention charity recognised by these national awards and joins a list of police forces, large utility companies and trade associations who were also praised. The Sheffield-based charity, which works th [...]
LEADING dementia charity Lost Chord is joining forces with Alzheimer’s Society and Rotherham Ethnic Minority Alliance in a major new initiative supporting the town’s black and ethnic minority community.
The first meeting of the new Alzheimer’s Society Memory Café will be held at the Unity Centre in St Leonard’s Road, Rotherham, on April 16 from 10am to noon. Aimed specifically at people living with dementia and their carers in [...]
ROTHERHAM schools and colleges are this month (March, 2014) being asked to host a variety of fundraising activities in aid of charity.
bibic, which helps children with conditions affecting their social, communication and learning abilities, is encouraging schools and colleges to fundraise for it. Geoff Cummins, Chief Executive for the Westcountry-based nationa [...]
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April is the bowel cancer awareness month and we hope to raise awareness of the current Bowel Cancer Screening programme. Bowel cancer is the third most common cancer in the UK and the second leading cause of cancer death. Around
In 2008 the NHS Bowel Cancer Screening Programme was introduced in South Yorkshire and Bassetlaw. The Bowel Cancer Screening is offered both men and women aged 60-74 who are registered with a GP practice are invited for screening, [...]
Criminals are entrepreneurial and are always finding new ways to steal your money and/or information. At the Business Crime Reduction Centre, they are constantly looking for ways to raise awareness of what they are up to. Here are
1) They want your identity Your personal information is more valuable than you realise. Fraudsters will scour the internet to collect your details – don’t make it easy for them. Your Facebook profile is a treasure trove of inf [...]
Many companies throughout the UK still aren’t taking mobile technology seriously. The potential is huge and if you’re looking to take your business mobile, there are many ways you and your firm could benefit.
Designing and developing mobile apps for the likes of iPhone, iPad and Android can seem like a daunting task for most UK businesses. Long lead times, high development costs and actual usefulness for company applications can often [...]
If you suffer from snoring or are fed up at being kept awake by your partner’s nocturnal noises, joining your local Rock Choir could be the answer to uninterrupted sleep. Joining the nation’s favourite contemporary choir can help
One local Rock Choir leader Jennie Harwood explains: “Singing helps to exercise and strengthen muscles in the soft palette, which is where the snoring vibration occurs. A study carried out by the Royal Devon and Exeter NHS Foundat [...]
South Yorkshire 'entrepreneur' Ashleigh Porter-Exley proved to be a big BBIS hit at Horizon College on Friday morning. Eighteen-years-old Ashleigh, who attended Wath Comprehensive School as a student, was the deserved winner of t
She currently works for Reeds Rains Estate and Letting Agents – as well as for Claire Young’s School Speakers, travelling around presenting motivational talks and workshops. She kindly agreed to be part of the Barnsley Businesses [...]
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 [...]
The Barnsley Businesses Inspiring Students project - brought into being by financial management company Lifetime - will take a big step forward in the next few weeks,with a number of speakers lined up to go into local school Horiz
Ashleigh (pictured) currently works for Reeds Rains Estate and Letting Agents - but also does a lot of work for Claire Young's School Speakers, travelling around presenting motivational talks and workshops. She kindly agreed to [...]
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 [...]
To mark Vascular Disease Week, from 17 - 23 March 2014, a warmth scheme which is available locally to vulnerable residents in Rotherham is reminding people affected by the disease of the help on hand.
npower Health Through Warmth helps homeowners with long-term illnesses, including circulatory conditions such as vascular disease, with the funding and installation of heating systems. The scheme works closely with charities, loc [...]
Youth sports clubs in the Rotherham area are in line for a funding boost after a housebuilder announced it offering a range of sponsorship packages.
The move is part of Persimmon Homes West Yorkshire’s community and family project as it builds 180 new homes in the village of Thurcroft. The Hedgerows development, which features three and four bedroom homes, was launched ear [...]
From this month members at Rotherham’s award winning budget gym chain, Xercise4Less have even more armour in their fight to keep fit as the gym announces another industry first with the launch of its new book, ‘Eat Clean Train Dir
Harbouring advice and guidance on the most effective ways to train, and the best diet to compliment exercise, the book has been written by the gym’s resident training guru, The Colonel, who having already shared his 25 years exper [...]
Local Ford Dealer, Evans Halshaw, is on a quest to raise awareness of the Motability Scheme to eligible residents in Rotherham.
Last month, the team from Evans Halshaw Ford Rotherham were at Wentworth Garden Centre showcasing some of Ford’s latest vehicles including vehicles available on the Motability scheme The team boasted winner of the Mobility Deal [...]
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Join a meeting and start enjoying fabulous food on Simple Start! It has never been easier to lose weight whilst still having the great flexibility that our ProPoints Plan brings. Follow the link below to download your voucher an [...]