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'Grimsby Chums' film premieres in town

A film about the Grimsby Chums has had its premiere.They were first World World soldiers who volunteered to fight on the Western Front.

1D star makes Doncaster debut

One Direction's Louis Tomlinson made his professional football debut for Doncaster last night, delighting 5,000 fans with his cameo.

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Kimberley Walsh: "Only natural to get involved and help celebrate the county I love"

Bradford singer Kimberley Walsh has been reacting to the news that she is to feature in a special song to mark Yorkshire's Grand Départ in July.

"The Grand Départ coming to Yorkshire for the first time ever is an historic moment and whether you love cycling or not, it’s a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity. To work with Alistair on the official anthem for the Grand Départ is exciting – it’s an emotional, rousing track that people can sing along to."

– Kimberley Walsh


Dancing on Ice lands in Sheffield

Dancing on Ice is now on tour in our region and features not only Torvill and Dean but also your favourite celebrities contestants including Bradford's Gareth Gates and former Emmerdale actress Hayley Tamerdon.

The tour is in Sheffield tonight, before heading to the Leeds Arena for the last ever show later this month. Daniel Harris has been at the Sheffield Motorpoint for us:

Kimberly Walsh on Le Tour single video shoot


Excited to be featuring on alistairgriffin single #The Road -official song for Le Grand Depart of the…


Not so much of a "hint of a bump" from the side ?. Lots of close ups in this video I think ha ?#TheRoad #TourDeFrance


Pulp's Common People voted best Britpop single

Pulp frontman Jarvis Cocker Credit: Ian West/PA

The hit song Common People , by the Sheffield band Pulp, has been voted best single in a poll to mark the 20th anniversary of the heyday of Britpop.

The single which got to number two in the charts in 1995, has inspired a ballet and several cover versions, including one by the Star Trek actor William Shatner.


Bryan Adams announces Yorkshire dates

Bryan Adams has announced two Yorkshire dates as part of his tour marking the 30th anniversary of the release of hit album 'Reckless'.

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Bryan Adams Credit: Press Association

He becomes the latest in a string of big names to play the Leeds Arena.

The Canadian rocker will play the £60million venue on November 25.

He follows Bruce Springsteen and Elton John to play the arena which can hold up to 13,500 people.

He will also play at Sheffield's Motorpoint Arena on November 18, the first time he has played there since 2011.

Bradford actor stars in new ITV crime thriller

A Yorkshire actor plays a lead role in a brand new drama beginning tonight on ITV.

Bradford born actor Peter Firth, play a leading Oncologist who becomes the focus of a mother's attention and the prime suspect in a murder inquiry that has remained unsolved for more than 20 years.

Gaynor Barnes travelled to Dublin to find out why "Undeniable" will have audiences on the edge of their seats

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