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Thursday 23rd November 2017

Features

Sheffield’s Polluted Waterways Need Saving

Frequent littering, oil spills and pollution have devastated Sheffield's rivers and waterways, putting many wildlife species at risk.

You gotta laugh or you’ll cry: the rise of the Mental...

Features Editor Katharine Swindells analyses the internet phenomenon of the mental illness meme. Long may it live, or should we say... soon may it die?

Sports Thoughts: Football fans need to be careful for what they...

The saying ‘be careful what you wish for’ is usually used to strike a cautionary note for those who are perhaps considered to be...

Sports Thoughts: Football fans need to be careful for what they...

The saying ‘be careful what you wish for’ is usually used to strike a cautionary note for those who are perhaps considered to be...

Sheffield’s O2 Academy now home to young Christian church services

Hundreds of students and young people will go to Sheffield’s O2 Academy tonight – not for a concert, but for a church service. The student...

I brought my dog to university

My fresher’s week was not dissimilar to anyone else’s. I drank too much, nearly set the kitchen on fire, met a million people (half...

Been there, done that, got the ‘F*ck Me It’s Freshers’ t-shirt

While sitting in a desolate village courtroom in Kenya during my first gap year and hearing a man sentenced to a week’s community service...

Dating apps at uni: to swipe or not to swipe?

Online dating is weird. One day you’re harmlessly flirting over text with someone you’ve never met and organising a date at Brewdog, and the...

Sports Thoughts- Football made Bradley smile and cancer could never take...

Bradley Lowry's smile lit up the Stadium of Light. As a six-year-old football fanatic, he spent a lot of his time watching Sunderland and...

Sports Thoughts- Recent history and England’s U20s success prove they deserve...

When Lord Coe spoke about inspiring a generation, it felt like a watershed moment for UK sport. The Olympic Games in 2012 provided success...

Heroic Hornets take part in NUBC Championships

By Kyra Bradley The weekend of 18-19 March saw twelve of the Hornets baseball club's best players travel to the country's top baseball and softball...

Syrian football team offers sanctuary for those suffering in war-torn country

By Tim Adams Mention Syria and pictures of devastating death and destruction painfully creep into your heads. The six-year civil war has taken this once prosperous...