Sheffield woman’s ‘toe-riffic’ bedtime story supports Sheffield Children’s Hospital Charity.

Sheffield woman’s ‘toe-riffic’ bedtime story supports Sheffield Children’s Hospital Charity.

While most people would probably look in disgust at a stranger’s foot protruding into their face, Flo the (friendly) Toe Monster eyes them up eagerly. But she’s not going to eat them up; she keeps them warm and toasty while children sleep in their beds. Flo the Toe Monster is...

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Yorkshire Air Ambulance: Celebrating 20 years of saving lives

Yorkshire Air Ambulance: Celebrating 20 years of saving lives

Yorkshire Air Ambulance celebrates its 20th anniversary this year since taking to the skies as a life-saving charity.

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Keeping the music alive

Keeping the music alive

Throughout the coronavirus pandemic, classical musician, Sarah Anne Bush, has been providing a weekly dose of melodic medicine with virtual performances and doorstep recitals.

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ATHENA scr Young Leader honouree Bluebell Smith

ATHENA scr Young Leader honouree Bluebell Smith

We meet Bluebell Smith, one half of the two sisters behind the charitable organisation, Kindness and Co, who is a Young Leader honouree at this year’s ATHENA scr Leadership Awards.

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BIADS: Help for today, hope for tomorrow

BIADS: Help for today, hope for tomorrow

Caring for someone with dementia can be a 24-hour job and one that often takes over any relationship you both may have had before. But at BIADS – Barnsley Independent Alzheimer’s and Dementia Support – their unique support service helps people diagnosed with dementia and their carers to reconnect with...

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We Meet the LimbBo Foundation

We Meet the LimbBo Foundation

Whether it’s the first time or fourth time, one of the most exciting parts of any pregnancy is seeing those fuzzy black and white images of your tiny human wriggling about on the screen at your routine antenatal ultrasound appointments. Along with giving expectant parents a first peep at the...

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Thornberry Animal Sanctuary

Thornberry Animal Sanctuary

For the neglected they continue to care… Litters of unwanted kittens, puppies and rabbits dumped in cardboard boxes at the gate by greedy breeders. Sad, scrawny and sorry-looking dogs tied up to fence posts wondering when their owners will be back to take them home. Desperate pleas from the struggling...

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Barnsley’s diamond girl joins the Supermodel England race

Barnsley’s diamond girl joins the Supermodel England race

Barnsley’s diamond girl gears up to dazzle the competition She’s used to expertly studying the four Cs of colour, clarity, carat and cut in her role as a qualified diamond grader at Barnsley’s S&A Jewellers.   But this November, Amber Rose Roberts will be the gem up for critique; sizing up...

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Your MIND does matter

Your MIND does matter

When life gives you lemons, it’s human nature to feel worried, anxious or upset when dealing with the unexpected – that’s our ingrained fight or fly mechanism. But when your feelings start to seriously affect your daily life or you feel like you haven’t got the strength to overcome any...

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Teaming up to remember Ben Heap

Teaming up to remember Ben Heap

A wise old monkey once said, ‘the past can hurt, but you can either run from it or learn from it.’ Rotherham couple Melanie and Chris Heap are following the advice of Rafiki from Disney’s Lion King and using their personal experience and courage to raise awareness for Sudden Unexpected...

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