Mercury Newspaper Issue 952
The North's leading light entertainment and live music newspaper, bringing you all the latest from the pubs, clubs and live music venues in and around South Yorkshire!
WED 9TH MAY TUE 15TH MAY Time Out PAGE 4 OUT PAGE 4 TIME OWLS HAVE PLANNING PERMISSION GRANTED M.V. MOBILITY Mandaric added: “We are very proud here at Shefﬁeld Wednesday to be part of such an important project in this community. “There aren’t enough words for me to describe this, especially when any community would be delighted to have something like this. “It is something that is not being judged by money and it will not single out the people that have money or don’t have money. It’s a totally social environment for people young and old to try to increase the quality of their lives.” With planning permission granted, the build is expected to begin this summer, with a completion date around the middle of next year. 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Our vision will now become a reality. “Today is the culmination of 18 months’ hard work from myself and my colleague Marcus Brameld and I would like to thank everyone who has helped take this innovative project to its current stage. “I would also like to thank everyone at Shefﬁeld Wednesday FC, who have been hugely supportive through the duration of this project.” Shefﬁeld Wednesday chairman Milan Moore Street Shefﬁeld Wednesday FC are delighted to conﬁrm that planning permission has been granted for its Community Programme’s proposed new facility on Penistone Road. The decision was announced at the Town Hall, Shefﬁeld city centre, on Tuesday afternoon. The £7m facility will propel the charitable arm of the football club to a new level. The site will be transformed from a near barren industrial area to an unrivalled, state of the art community facility holding proud status as the biggest and best of its kind in the country. 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Estate, Worksop S80 1TN 01909 509020 01909 509072 timberﬂoors1@aol.com time ut The North’s largest entertainment weekly, telephone our sales team to get your advert on these pages 0114 276 3633 opt.1 4 EDDIE IZZARD, Weekly Wit With... FORCE MAJUERE ALBERT Force majeure (French, “superior force”, “chance occurrence, unavoidable accident”). Eddie Izzard will bring his Force Majeure world tour to the Motorpoint Arena, Sheffield excess of six hundred pounds and was relieved on Friday 10th May 2013. Tickets, priced £35 to discover that I got away with a mere eighty (booking fee may apply) go on general sale at odd pounds. 10am on Friday 4th May. Apparently, whilst I have been away, it Could I begin by offering my sincere thanks In 2011 EDDIE IZZARD, the man who turned has rained heavily every day, whilst it was to Sunny Daye and my managing editor, talking ‘Rubbish’ into an art form performed extremely hot in Mexico. Cancun has a high Andrew Platts for their contributions to this and sold–out Madison Square Garden in New percentage of American tourists, and I missed column space whilst I have been holidaying York. He spent a three-month residency at the few opportunities to remind them that whereas in Cancun, Mexico. Théâtre de Dix Heures in Paris performing we sent them the Pilgrim Fathers, they sent us As the timing of this break coincided with STRIPPED: ‘Tout en Francais’ (in French!) the Simpsons. I palled up with a great black the exciting run in to see which Sheffield and then become the first stand-up to play American guy, and encountered him at the club achieved automatic promotion to the a solo show at Los Angeles’ legendary bar in conversation with two couples with the championship league, my mobile phone was Hollywood Bowl. It was an extraordinary unmistakably obvious twang of the American an absolute necessity, as it was vital that I was Deep South. Enquiring of one of the men where year from an extraordinary man. Never one to informed of every goal in two of the last three rest on his laurels IZZARD now plans to take Saturdays in the season. Readers of this column they were from, I was informed that all four on the world with a brand-new comedy tour, of them hailed from Birmingham, Alabama, who are not passionate supporters of a football FORCE MAJEURE. and I mischievously stated that that was where team will not grasp the absolute importance governor George Wallace preached his racial FORCE MAJEURE will be the most extensive of this, but my daughter had the remit of hatred. As a committed and proud non-racist, comedy tour ever. It begins its mammoth keeping me up to date with everything. The I don’t like to miss an opportunity to make my journey around the globe during spring first important news was surprising to me, the 2013. From Cardiff to Kathmandu, Moscow imprisonment of Blades top scorer Ched Evans position clear and stated that in the not too distant past, it would have been unheard of from to Mumbai, EDDIE will visit 25 countries for five years on a rape charge. I mistakenly white people from Alabama would be at the throughout Europe, USA, Africa, Russia, imagined that a man who was scoring for fun same bar as a black man and enquired if the Ku Australia, New Zealand, India, Nepal and The every week could have nothing on his mind to worry about. The obverse of the coin, however, Klux Klan were still operating. At this point, Far East. the other man in their party asked my girlfriend is that it is becoming more prevalent in this what was my occupation, and on being day and age for footballers, idolised by a Tickets for his Sheffield engagement are certain type of young girl, to find themselves in informed that I was a journalist, he immediately priced £35 (booking fee may apply) and compromising situations, and lessons have to be clammed up and kept well away from me, not go on sale at 10am on Friday 4th May before I the gag in that my girl says you don’t learned. The loss of such an important member in person at the Box Office by phone have to be in the KKK to be a wizard under the on 0114 256 5656 or online at www. of the Blades team was inevitably going to sheets. have a detrimental effect, both physically motorpointarenasheffield.co.uk I have long maintained that the best male and psychologically, and accordingly they vocalist I hear around these parts is John managed only two points from the last nine, Reilly, frontman of Acoustic Angels and Boy whilst the Owls were unbeaten and pipped the on a Dolphin, and this week I have discovered Blades on the post, winning their final game against Wycombe Wanderers in front of 38,000 a serious contender to that title, Rob Coyne, whose vocals are breath-taking. He appeared at supporters. Great credit must go to club owner the Swan in Dronfield with the excellent Chris Milan Mandaric, appointing Dave Jones as manager, not a popular decision amongst many Firminger, on lead guitar and his wonderful supporters who favoured Gary Megson, but was dad, John on drums with the very versatile lead guitar supremo Russ Dennett playing proved correct with Jones gaining thirty two points from the remaining thirty six points. With bass, commonly known as a plethora of stars. Celebrities in the audience included top female all this excitement, I received a text on holiday artiste Jill Alex, her very talented and busy from my daughter back home that I had not entertainer son John , local landlord Chris disconnected my phone and that the line was Snell who attended on my recommendation open between us and I had effectively blocked and sixties pop singer and local resident, Dave her phone. As the rate for me to phone home was ninety pounds per hour, I envisaged a bill in Berry. Weekly Articles, Puzzles, Competitions, Entertainment & Much More Copley’s Column THE VOICE LIVE The winner of The Voice and their fellow final seven contestants from the most talked about TV programme of the year will hit the road this Autumn and will be stopping off at the Motorpoint Arena, Sheffield for The Voice Live Tour on Thursday 27th September. You’ve watched them in the blind auditions, seen them sing their hearts out in the battles, supported them, tweeted them, now it’s your chance to see for yourself the singer who is eventually crowned champion of the show and the 7 fellow finalists – a group of the most talented singers in the UK, live on stage. The tour will feature performances from the shows winner and top contestants, ALL selected, trained and mentored by four of the most successful figures in the music industry: Jessie J, will.i.am, Danny O’Donoghue, and legend Sir Tom Jones. Tickets are on general sale from Friday 4th May so hurry and buy yours today to get your final Voice fix and see your favourite contestants before your very eyes and hear for yourself why they made the final eight. A night of spectacular, breath-taking vocals awaits. Tickets for the Sheffield show, priced £35 (booking fee may apply) go on general sale at 9am on Friday 4th May in person at the Box Office, by phone on 0114 256 5656 or online at www.motorpointarenasheffield.co.uk SNODGRASS I don’t understand fast food. I’ve been eating it for years but I seem to be getting slower and slower. I was at a wedding yesterday, and when the vicar asked “Is there anyone here who knows of any unlawful impediment as to why these two people should not be joined in holy matrimony speak now or forever hold your peace”, I spoke up. “The brides been sleeping with the best man for months” I announced, sending shockwaves through the church. It may have been a bit drastic, and a complete lie, but at least it got me out of getting married. ‘MP’s suggest reusing your bath water to help drought’. I tried it... My cup of tea tasted bloody awful. I was talking to the bloke in the mobile phone shop earlier about taking out a contract. I explained to him that it was for the wife, as she’s always on the phone and costs me far too much money. The contract was agreed and I left satisfied. It’s amazing the places you bump into professional hitmen these days. Humpty Dumpty sat on the wall, Humpty Dumpty had a great fall, All the Kings horses and all the Kings men, Couldn’t put Humpty together again, As they had no method statement, risk assessment, permit to work or lifting plan. I was talking to a bloke in the pub. I said, “My mate watched the FA cup final in a box.” “Lucky b******d” he replied. “Lucky?” I said, “He’s the homeless guy who sits outside Currys.” pub quiz 1. How many faces are carved into Mount Rushmore? 2. Who had a 1993 hit with ‘Dreams’? 3. Which singer went solo after performing with the Commodores? 4. What is the currency of Japan? 5. There are 4 US State names that begin with the letter ‘A’, 1/2 point for each? 6. The Clifton Suspension Bridge spans which river? 7. Which manufacturer produced the first production line car? 8. Which car company make a 4 x 4 model called a Grand Vitara? 9. How many Von Trapp children were there in the Sound of Music? 10. Which animal forms the legs of a griffin? Answers on Page 2 this week... In the News 12/05/1926 – The nine-day General Strike by trade unions ends. 13/05/1912 – The Royal Flying Corps (now the Royal Air Force) is established in the United Kingdom. 14/05/1973 – Skylab, the United States’ first space station, is launched. 15/05/1940 – McDonald’s opens its first restaurant in San Bernardino, California. 16/05/1929 – In Hollywood, California, the first Academy Awards are handed out. 17/05/1970 – Thor Heyerdahl sets sail from Morocco on the papyrus boat Ra II to sail the Across 1) Suspicion (5) 4) Christ (7) 8) Chance game player (7) 9) Old coin (5) 10) Military helper (4) 11) Leave (8) 13) Stingy (4) 14) Single time (4) 16) Annoy (8) 17) Fashionable elegance (4) 20) Frequent and linger (5) 21) Self-boosting activity (3-4) 22) Muslim veil (7) 23) Light bed cover (5) Down 1) Exalted artificially (4, 3, 6) 2) Wanderer (5) 3) Demi portion (4) 4) Low noise (6) 5) Additional employment (8) 6) Add in (7) 7) Win the big prize (3, 3, 7) 12) General helper (8) 13) European aristocrat (7) 15) Striation (6) 18) Large quadruped (5) 19) Damp growth (4) Last Week’s Solutions ACROSS: 7) Vote, 8) Geometry, 9) Retrieve, 10) Nest, 11) Haven, 13) Jukebox, 15) Baroque, 17) Stiff, 20) Kilt, 21) Circular, 23) Accursed, 24) Pace. DOWN: 1) Joke, 2) Degree, 3) Agree, 4) Move out, 5) Séance, 6) Brush off, 12) At a pinch, 14) Nutcase, 16) Output, 18) Trumps, 19) Pride, 22) Arch. Atlantic Ocean. 18/05/1804 – Napoleon Bonaparte is proclaimed Emperor of France Born this week... 12/05/1968 – Catherine Tate 13/05/1983 – Yaya Touré 14/05/1926 – Eric Morecambe 15/05/1981 – Zara Phillips 16/05/1953 – Pierce Brosnan 17/05/1974 – Andrea Corr 18/05/1949 – Rick Wakeman The Northâ€™s largest entertainment weekly, telephone our sales team to get your advert on these pages 0114 276 3633 opt.1 5 The North’s largest entertainment weekly, telephone our sales team to get your advert on these pages 0114 276 3633 opt.1 6 HEALTH & BEAUTY Chrysalis Wellbeing Beauty for Body & Soul Weekly Psychic Article by Psychic Glynis Questions and Answers about Spirituality PART 3 Q Why don’t we remember our past lives? A Now that would be mind blowing don’t you think? Say you had four previous past lives. Just imagine if in your past lives you were a thief, then your next life a judge, then a high bred lady and lastly a beggar. How would you handle all that knowledge?This is why we reincarnate into a different person each time. Watch out for the De Va Ju in your life, as it may provide a clue as to who you were previously. I ﬁnd certain places attract me - for example Belgium and Whitby. I feel I have lived in these places before and I seem to know all the shortcuts through the alleys in Whitby.. Q When I die I want to donate my organs - will I know what’s happening? A This is a tricky question so I will say what I believe with the caveat that it is not written in stone. When we die our souls leave our physical body, which becomes just a shell. Do we really want to watch our organs removed from Heaven? I personally would because it would me great pleasure to save someone’s life. Hopefully it would enrich their life and enable them to do the things they have always wanted to do. As to the question therefore I believe it will be your choice. Q What are the Akashic Records? A Akashic is a Sanskrit word meaning `Sky` or boundless space. The Akasha Records are a collection of Mystic knowledge that has existed since the beginning of time. The records are said to document everyone’s experience since creation. The Akasha is available everywhere, the ﬂashes of intuition and knowing hunches that occur everyday are glimpses into the divine wisdom contained in the Akashic Records. Q What are Negative Energies? A I hear people say they have a negative energy attached to them. Psychics describe negative energies as a black aura but that is only an opinion. Unless the psychic can see and remove that black energy then that is open to debate. When clients come to see me I can see their aura - however I never see black - I see a grey aura. People carrying a grey aura are feeling low and everything is negative in their lives. If you are feeling positive in your life then no black energy can attach itself to you. Dark cannot enter light without it being destroyed. If you do feel you have an attachment then look to yourself and see what is horrible and grey in your life. A clear quartz removes negative energies from your life .Always wear it and place quartz around your home. Q Why do I keep having a reoccurring dream? A We are in an altered state when we sleep. The conscious mind is quieter but the subconscious is active. My belief is we are given messages via our sub conscious. Sometimes life events affect us and this is carried into our dream pattern. Also if we are wanting a question answered we will get the answer through our dreams. For a psychic reading please visit my website www.psychicglynis.com or text 078632353 Unmulled reactions continue to hover, so, take one swerve, curve or response with care. Otherwise take heart, as forceful planetary aspects line up to link your aims and connections with success and some last minute laughter. Call now for more advice… Almost everything appears to be going your own way. Conﬁdence in your own abilities has probably been enriched by both positive and negative events. Whatever you are currently aiming to achieve, success depends on how much energy and initiative you are prepared to give. Call now for more news and advice… Risk is a rare moment for your Taurean nature. Continue to be on the defensive regarding whatever seems too good to be true. Travel and romance will highlight some of your long term plans, so verve up your aims with optimism. Call for more… Emotional needs and other personal issues are highlighted. Anxieties should be handled actively and tactfully. This will boost your conﬁdence so that others will realize that you mean business. Loosen your brakes so that friends and colleagues can help you move forward. Call me now for your in-depth forecast… Regardless of the present rough and rush, cultivate a more leisurely stride in day-to-day aﬀairs. You will be able to get your ideas across to the right people either one-to-one or through broader educational and creative matters. Call for more astral advice… Awkward conversations and challenging heart to hearts will need your understanding. Your refusal to fall victim to petty restraints will attract planetary support. Your expansive ruler Jupiter conjoins the Sun to enhance your conﬁdence and impress newcomers. Call me for more astral advice… Certain wishes could come true if you passionately persevere. Your energy level can be high. Take the initiative and adopt a determined approach. However, include your favourite people in any new situations and they can support your goals. Call for more.. If you feel you are being kept in the dark about something or find it hard to understand somebody’s motives, keep still, silent and patient. Everything will become clear sooner than you think. A rewarding week for expressing your creative side. Avoid rushing headlong into a potentially regrettable argument. Call for more news… Tense words and an increased danger that some parts of your life could become chaotic are on the cards. Happily, your career and social pool reﬂect opportune moments. Any recent breaks with the past will soon reveal the start of a new chapter. If someone tries to upstage you, ignore it. Call for more news and astral advice… At times you can feel you are in a ﬁeld of rabbits. This is because people are hard to pin down, or change sides or say one thing and do another. Tread tactfully with sensitive issues and try to emphasize your natural detachment. You will be rewarded by trusting likeminded friends. Call for more news and astral advice… At least one of your friends will help vary your routines with some inspiring ideas. Think carefully concerning a group venture or ﬁnancial project. Romance could easily sway your path, if you are single and seeking a one-toone adventure. Also, faraway places will be included in some careful budget planning. Call me for more… Like a full moon basking in clear water, your ﬁns will be overﬂowing with small tasks and special meetings. Your intuition will be fortiﬁed, but ensure that your tolerance threshold is powered up to tackle aggravations. It promises to be a changeable pattern in occupational interests. Call me for your in-depth forecast… We are Now Recruiting Nail Technicians & Beauty Therapists Contact Joanne on 07813 159555 firstname.lastname@example.org EVENTS EVEREST INN 44 Balliﬁeld Drive • Handsworth • Shefﬁeld • S13 9HS BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND Ladies Night 25TH MAY 7:30PM Drag Compere, Strippers and Anne Summers FREE SHOTRY E FOR EV ! LADY WEDDING VENUE Handsworth Shefﬁeld Tel: 0114 269 2537 www.orh.org.uk • Situated in attractive grounds • Civil Ceremonies Catered For • The ideal venue for your wedding reception • Individual packages available for your special day (Also available for any special occasion) PSYCHIC NIGHTS SUSAN BELL INTERNATIONAL CLAIRVOYANT, SPIRITUALIST & MEDIUM Monday 28th May The Horse & Groom 426 Blackstock Road, Gleadless, Shheffield S14 1 JE £6 Entry on the Door 7:30pm Start TO BOOK THIS FABULOUS MEDIUM CALL 07871744757 www.suebell-medium.co.uk All about She - The Mercury’s Monthly Health, Beauty, Fashion & More Feature Health, Beauty, Fashion, Home & More Hello Ladies, and welcome to my very ﬁrst SHE page. These pages are dedicated to all us women out there, and everything we love, like Fashion, Health, Beauty, Home, and Travel, which pretty much covers everything really!! I would love to hear from you, with any tips, advice, good buys, bargains, what’s on, anything that will help build this page into an interesting read. You can email me, mandy@mercurynewspaper. co.uk with your stories, and please don’t be shy; this is your chance to get things off your chest, or shout about some well deserved recognition. Well we have had an extremely wet April, and no doubt you are all just as fed up as I am, and need a boost to brighten up these dark days. Whether it’s a new haircut, a beauty treatment, a commitment to losing weight, a new outﬁt or booking a holiday, all these things really do get then adrenalin going and make you feel so much better. I even get excited buying a new lipstick. Now, you may think I am mad, but it was my birthday recently, and I asked the man in my life to buy me a course of Personal Training Sessions as my present. This was the boost I needed. Bless him he did, and do you know I cannot wait to get started. Whatever ﬂoats your boat I guess, but I did get some other nice girly things from him too so it wasn’t all torture. I have been a gym member on and off for years, haven’t we all? But I am on a mission at the moment to lose a stone in time for my holiday in July, so watch this space and I will blog my progress. Alternatively if you have any success stories, just like Aletia featured in our spotlight, then email me, I would love to hear from you. Prints are going to big this year apparently, so be brave and don’t be afraid to try them out, and lots of bling, but not too much at once. Jewellery makes a statement; Chunky, Tribal or metallic are all in this year. How you wear something is just as important as what you wear, so no matter how good it looks on the hanger, if it doesn’t ﬁt in all the right places, don’t buy it. You will regret it. And probably only wear it the once. Colourful shoes are huge this year, you can get a pair in every colour, in all shapes and heights, but only if you can walk in these killer heels. Ballet shoes are big in the summer, but if your’e like me, it has to be heels in the evening, not ﬂats. If you really fancy a conﬁdence boost, you need to come along to the Sitwell Arms at Renishaw, to the Dirty Dancing ladies event, it’s a fantastic night out, lots of girly fun and you come home with a complimentary gift bag. This is your chance to dress up, learn some sexy dance moves and enjoy a fun night out. See the main advert for more details, but places are selling fast so don’t miss out Hope to see you there, bye for now ALETIAʼS STORY It took me a couple of months to pluck up courage to go to a Weight Watchers meeting, because I was frightened of failing. I’d tried dieting before but the weight had always gone back on. I saw a photo of myself in the Christmas time and I was shocked. I was smiling on the outside but miserable on the inside, and I knew I deserved better and it was time to shine! At the time I was a single mum to 3 year old twins and being their primary carer, I knew I had to do something about my weight and my health, not only for my beneﬁt but also for the beneﬁt of my children too. To be there for their futures. At that ﬁrst meeting I was at rock bottom. When my Leader made me feel at home, I burst into tears. But something clicked. I knew with her support, that of the group and the Weight Watchers tools I was going to lose weight for the last time. My Starting weight was 20 stone 1 and a half lbs and I am now at goal having lost 9 stone 9lbs. Losing all that weight has meant I have so much more energy and can do so much more with my family. Weight Watchers truly changed my life and because of that I am now a Weight Watchers leader myself and run 5 meetings a week in Shefﬁeld. If you’re ready to start your own journey then come and join me. 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Taster Sessions of all these sexy dance styles will give you confidence and the fun factor, followed by a themed DJ. All ladies will also receive a complimentary gift bag of Dermalogica samples, a Mind & Body Leisure Pass and Glass of Bucks Fizz on arrival. A Fantastic Night - Not to be Missed!!! Only £19.95 Pre-Book only Please call Ticket Hotline on 0114 276 3701 Happy Jays Boutique Ladies & Children’s Wear Please visit our Facebook page for Amazing Special Offers Mail Order Service Available or Visit us at our Shop at... 528-530 Manchester Road, Stocksbridge We are Hosting a Special Charity Event... In Aid of the National Autistic Society & Huntingtons at The Wagon & Horses, Oxspring on Thursday 17th May £2 Entry with Rafﬂes, Prizes, Butlers in the Buff! & Much More For More Information please 07939 999308 Find us on... To Advertise Your Business on this Monthly Feature Please Call Mandy on 0114 276 3633 7 8 The North’s largest entertainment weekly, telephone our sales team to get your advert on these pages 0114 276 3633 opt.1 SHEFFIELD 50+ NEWS & INFORMATION CHEAP CHIPS AS PART OF KITCHEN NIGHTMARES SUPERMARKET ROADSHOW South Yorkshire shoppers can pick up cheap oven chips, as part of a major ﬁre service campaign to drive down kitchen ﬁres. South Yorkshire Fire & Rescue, in partnership with The Co-operative Group, will be handing out money off coupons alongside ﬁre safety advice at a dozen food stores across the county. The events throughout May and June form part of the ﬁre service’s latest efforts to reduce cooking related ﬁres, which account for half of all the house ﬁres it attends. The county’s ﬁreﬁghters tackled more than 300 cooking related house ﬁres last year, making up 50 per cent of all the house ﬁres in South Yorkshire. Many of those injuries were caused by old fashioned chip pans, which is why SYFR is using money off vouchers for oven chips to encourage shoppers to chuck theirs away. A similar initiative last year helped to reduce cooking ﬁres in South Yorkshire by 13 per cent. Diane Malpass, head of community safety, said: “Cooking remains the biggest cause of accidental ﬁres in the home, which is why we’re holding these events to speak to shoppers about basic good practice in the kitchen. “It’s perhaps hard to believe, in this day and age, that people still use chip pans. But our data shows they remain a real danger. You wouldn’t ﬁll a container with ﬂammable liquid and light a ﬂame under it, yet using a chip pan poses the same kind of risk. “Oven chips or thermostat controlled fryers are much safer, meaning there is no need for people to continue putting their lives at risk in this way. Fire service staff will be visiting locations across South Yorkshire, including a dozen Cooperative Food stores- in Armthorpe, Bessacarr, Cantley, Edlington, Firth Park, Southey Green, Firth Park, Gleadless, Greasborough, Mexborough, Southey Green, Stannington and Thurcroft. They will be handing out vouchers and meeting shoppers, giving them tips to stay safe in the kitchen, including: Prepare - Keep electrical leads and fabrics well away from the hob and never use a chip pan Watch- Keep an eye on cooking at all times and never, ever leave it unattended Switch- Switch off cooking appliances when you have ﬁnished cooking and before bed For more information on kitchen ﬁre safety or for a full list of dates when ﬁre service staff will be handing out vouchers in store, visit www.syﬁre.gov.uk At the events, shoppers will be able to pick up advice on staying safe in the kitchen, money off coupons for oven chips and the opportunity to receive a selection of free giveaways, in return for signing up to the organisation’s free monthly e-newsletter. HEALTHWATCH HealthWatch must be established by Local Authorities as deﬁned in the Government’s Health and Social Care Bill. It will include Health for all ages, Social care adults, Voice and inﬂuence, Quality monitoring, Provide/ signpost information and NHS complaints advocacy. At our Members’ Meeting on 3 May, Kate Register, Shefﬁeld City Council explained Shefﬁeld’s draft vision. Shefﬁeld HealthWatch will be a strong local consumer voice that makes a difference to Health and Social Care provision on behalf of the people of Shefﬁeld. Shefﬁeld HealthWatch will be a network of networks that builds on the work of LINk. It will expand and utilise the existing expertise of third sector organisations and groups of people in Shefﬁeld. It will provide a mechanism for diverse voices across Shefﬁeld to be heard and ensure that where there are people who are seldom heard, HealthWatch will provide innovative ways to gather and include their views. It will be a respected and credible organisation that is unafraid to challenge service providers and commissioners. It will bring together robust, evidence based local intelligence that inﬂuences key decision making for Health and social care. It will ensure that every individual who approaches HealthWatch for information and advice, receives timely and good quality information for HealthWatch or one of its signposting organisations. It will ensure complaints advocacy for NHS complaints is available for all Shefﬁeld people who request that support. Shefﬁeld HealthWatch will be known within the city with an excellent communications strategy. ISSUE CORRESPONDENCE 952 9/5/12 VOLUNTEERS NEEDED Help The University of Shefﬁeld validate a mobile device for measuring energy intake and physical activity. This is the new and exciting product bought to you by Aipermon and the University of Shefﬁeld. Participants will be compensated for their time and effort. If you’d like to ﬁnd out more then please contact Jane at 0114 2735426 Send comments and letters, or relevant articles either for the Mercury page or the next Newsletter to: Shefﬁeld 50+, Room LG27, The Town Hall, Shefﬁeld, S1 2HH Tel: 0114 2735426 Email: shefﬁeld50plus@yahoo.co.uk www.shefﬁeld50plus.co.uk PARTIAL HAIR LOSS OR THINNING HAIR? INSTANT RESULTS! GET YOUR HAIR BACK FOR £20 PER MONTH HAIR PIECE WEARERS! Home Visits & Personal Service Repairs & Re-Styling Discounted Tapes & New Pieces Call Brian on 01246 436984 Are you interested in ﬁnding out how plans for starting HealthWatch in Shefﬁeld are going? Do you want to help to decide the key aspects of the contract tendering process? There is a HealthWatch Stakeholder Event on 17 May from 10am-12.30pm in the Springett Suite, Shefﬁeld Wednesday Football Ground, Penistone Road, S6 1SW. Refreshments provided. To book your place or for more information, please contact Alex Hudson on 0114 2734119 or e-mail PracticeDevelopment@shefﬁeld.gov.uk or visit www.shefﬁeld.gov.uk/healthwatch Shefﬁeld Events are below: Morning events will take place from 9am to 12.30pm. Afternoon events will take place from 1pm to 5pm. 15 May AM Sicey Avenue, Firth Park S5 6NF 16 May PM Southey Green Road, Southey Green S5 8HA 24 May AM Southey Green Road, Southey Green S5 8HA 31 May PM White Lane, Gleadless S12 3GH 8 June AM White Lane, Gleadless S12 3GH 13 June PM Stannington Road, Stannington S6 6AE 22 June AM Stannington Road, Stannington S6 6AE Over 50? Bored with staying in or the same weekly routine? THEN FIND OUT ABOUT... 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Spread a layer of 3 to 5 cm of organic mulch on the soil between the plants to prevent weed seeds from germinating. Pre-packaged potting soil and compost are ideal for use as mulch and are guaranteed sterile. Ground elder, bindweed and horsetail are some of the most stubborn weeds, because each piece of root can grow into a complete plant again. By consistently and continuously hoeing everything that raises its head, you can ultimately eradicate them. You should regularly rake through gravel and chippings in order to disrupt weed growth. Back to top MOSS IN THE LAWN Moss can be caused by: a. Shade; b. a section that is too damp; c. if there is too little air in the soil and the grass is cut too short. In these situations the grass struggles and will take a long time to recover. Moss grows much more quickly. Moss can be suppressed by generous feeding, amongst other things. The grass then grows so fast that the moss cannot compete. Lawns which suffer heavy trafﬁc can be aerated by pricking holes in them with a garden fork. Brushing sharp sand into the holes keeps them functioning for longer. The old adage that prevention is better than cure deﬁnitely rings true here. You can do a lot to prevent diseases in your plants. Plants which are happy are unlikely to sicken very quickly. Ensure good growing conditions for your plants, or better still: go for the right plant in the right place choose the plants which match the conditions in your garden. If, following your best efforts, plants nevertheless show signs of disease, it is best to obtain expert advice straightaway. Do this at your garden centre, through gardening magazines and clubs, gardening pages in newspapers or radio phone-ins. Consult books and the internet too Excavation & Demolition SKIPS FOR HIRE MINI DIGGERS FOR HIRE Carryliam & Co Tel: 0114 273 1067 If you would like your Garden featuring in Here are a few pointers to help you get started if disease problems arise: The Mercury Homes & Gardens Feature please 1. Roses With roses be particularly alert for black spot and mildew and combat these fungi as soon as they appear. description to 2. Clematis Large-ﬂowered Clematis in particular can suffer from wilt, a nasty disease which causes the shoots to die. Luckily they only do this above ground. Anything below ground remains healthy. This is why a Clematis is always planted a bit deeper than it is in the pot in which it was grown. If the disease strikes, it can regrow healthily out of the ground. Make sure you cut the diseased shoots back to ground level. 3. Fruit Fire blight is one of the most destructive disease in fruit trees. Pears are particularly prone to it. Sure signs of the disease are wilted, blackening twig ends. Dark-coloured, slightly sunken patches also appear on the trunk. Slime can sometimes ooze from the stems of wilted ﬂowers (particularly during followon ﬂowering in the summer) and leaves. Back to top Apples can be prone scab and mildew Silver leaf is the most common disease affecting plums. The upper surface of the leaf is loosened by this disease, allowing air to get underneath it. This gives it an unusual silver or lead-like discolouration of the leaf. It is an aggravating disease which can in time kill a tree. Gum formation can also be a problem in plums. SHEDS 1 MILE FROM JUNCTION 34 (M1) - OPEN 7 DAYS SPECIAL OFFER TOP SOIL FOR SALE 7 X 5 TONGUE & GROOVE SHED DELIVERED & ERECTED £299 ALL OUR BUILDINGS ARE DELIVERED & ERECTED 10% OFF ALL PLAYHOUSES WE WILL BEAT ANY LIKE FOR LIKE QUOTATION ON ALL CONCRETE GARAGES & SHEDS! also at: Claylands Avenue, Dukeries Ind. 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Enjoy a sumptuous 4-course feast served by Robin’s wenches plus a wide range of Robin Hood themed entertainment and interactive performances - from live fighting, fire juggling and jesters to plate spinning, singalong songs and dancing! Friday, 1st June 2012 £49.00 per person (optional costume hire - £12.00 per person) The Feast: Rustic Cabbage, Bacon & Lentil Soup Slow Roast Sticky Pork Ribs with Greens Roast Chicken with Ale Gravy & Vegetables Olde English Apple & Pear Crumble with Custard Vets advise all owners to get their pets vaccinated as a matter of course, yet around a ﬁfth of dogs, over a quarter of cats and more than half of all rabbits have never received a primary course of vaccinations*, putting them at risk of life threatening illnesses. “Vaccination is a vital part of responsible pet ownership,” says PDSA Senior Veterinary Surgeon, Sean Wensley. “Every year vets treat pets suffering from illnesses that vaccinations could have prevented. It is heart-breaking for the owners, who in many cases simply didn’t appreciate the dangers facing their unvaccinated pets.” Diseases such as canine distemper, canine parvovirus, feline leukemia, cat ﬂu, myxomatosis and rabbit haemorrhagic disease, can all be prevented, or the risks signiﬁcantly reduced, by getting pets vaccinated. These preventable diseases can cause terrible suffering for pets and sadly, in many cases, prove to be fatal. Dogs can often have their ﬁrst vaccinations from as early as six weeks of age, followed by a second set of injections a few weeks later, but ask your vet for advice regarding your own pet. Cats usually begin their vaccination course at 9 weeks of age, but, again, check with your vet. The sooner young pets are vaccinated, the sooner they can meet other animals outside their home, which is an important aspect of socialisation to ensure normal behavioural development. Rabbits are the UK’s third most popular pet, but they also come a ﬁrm third when it comes to preventive care and many owners simply don’t realise that rabbits should be vaccinated. Vaccinations can be given from around ﬁve weeks of age, and protect against two potentially fatal diseases: myxomatosis and rabbit haemorrhagic disease (RHD). Regular booster vaccinations are also necessary for all pets, as the body’s immune response gradually fades over time. Your vet will be able to advise you about this, especially if you have an older pet that has not been vaccinated for several years and needs to start the course again. This year, PDSA is again supporting Rabbit Awareness Week (15-22 September) and is encouraging all rabbit owners to ﬁnd their nearest participating veterinary practice and take their rabbits along for a free health check. 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This exciting event will be taking place in Hillsborough Park, close to Hillsborough Library on the 19th and 20th May 2012. This will be an exciting prospect of 17th Century Soldiers helping raise money for 21st Century Soldiers. However, we do not glorify war, and at the end of each days battle we “raise the dead” to a round of applause. During this weekend of fun, there will be a “Living History Encampment” where you can meet members of the Sealed Knot who “Live the life of 17th Century Army camp followers and Ofﬁcers alike”. There will be a number of displays throughout the day, culminating in an English Civil War battle re-enactment between the armies of the King (Royalists) and the army of Parliament. The battle will have the excitement of cannon ﬁre together with volleys of musket, not forgetting the hand to hand ﬁghting between the blocks of Pike where anything can happen! The Living History will be open to the public from 10am, along with a funfair for small children, LIVE AT THE MIDLAND The Fountain Precinct Lower Ground Floor Shefﬁeld S1 2GZ 0114 270 6760 Saturday 12 May will see a terriﬁc band – Tram 13, recently back off tour. Not to be missed. New Landlord Owen and Julie say the way to success in pubs today is to give customers a reason to The Midland Hotel is well on the come out. Everyone loves a good way back now with a hose of free free show – so as all of our shows are free why not give the Midland shows on the agenda. Refreshments and Food a go. Of course there is the regular and Stands. The event will ﬁnish at hugely successful Jam Night every Look out for other shows featuring approximately 4pm each day. Thursday with top musicians and John Riley & Co from Boy on a Dolphin plus bands every Saturday Entrance to the event will be guests, which open to all ages night. and styles. Full bands are always free, however Funfair rides are For further information and you welcome to play and may lead to comments visit FACEBOOK:charged separately. During the paid gigs. New Midland Jammers free event there will collections We also have a great week ahead All shows start at 8.30pm with three terriﬁc free shows made by “Help for Heroes”, starting with Thursday’s Jam who will also have a stand with 10th May. Then on Friday both information and items for Session 11th May we have Eurovisions one sale for those interested. and only Special Guest - Lindsay Dracass who will be doing who will be doing her own set as well as a Rock & Roll set with the Desparados Rock Band featuring Mr Mick Firminger, Jack Black on keys and Jamie Mallinder (ex Black Sabbath) not forgetting Lindsay Dracass will be appearing at The Midland Freddie Mercury on drums. This month we’ve got a fantastic prize for the whole family in our webshop competition. The Sony Playstation 3 is a beautifully built console that will provide the gamers in your household with hours of fun. But did you know that it will also deliver glorious high deﬁnition movies thanks to its Blu-ray capabilities? And if that’s not enough for you there’s a fab range of accessories making this month’s prize worth over £400, all thanks to Viking! To enter all you need to do is make a purchase through the easyfundraising site before 31st May. Each time you make a purchase you receive an entry into the draw so, twenty purchases means twenty chances to win! Plus we’ll give you TWO entries when you make any purchase from competition sponsor Viking. And tell your friends about easyfundraising to earn extra entries into the draw too. This months competition sponsors are Viking – suppliers of thousands of business products, from pens and pencils to ofﬁce furniture and everything in between. Did you know Viking also sell a wide range of products for the home, including games consoles, games and accessories, home entertainment, cameras, DVD box sets and so much more. So easy, so why not? Radio Nightingale broadcasts 24 hours a day, 7 days a week for the patients and staff of the Rotherham General Hospital on 945 &1350mw and Hospedia. For more information about the station visit www.radionightingale.org.uk Contact us on 01709 304244 for more information on volunteering. CLUBHISTORIANS.CO.UK by Ruth Cherrington Catching up with Old Comrades Perhaps it’s only to be expected that as ‘old comrades’ from the Second World War pass away (the Tommies from the First are sadly all gone), the clubs they established fade away as well. Many were the outcome of the desire of soldiers, and perhaps of their need, to hold onto the camaraderie of war -time when life was harsh and often short lived. Getting together with other ex-servicemen began after 1918 with many clubs established across the country by those who had survived the horrors. Most were open for others to join. After the WW2 more were set up and often there was afﬁliation to the CIU. Royal British Legion clubs could also opt to come under the arm of the CIU should members so wish. As the decades pass, so do the members and therefore the clubs, MAGIC AM by Trevor Thomas if we accept that course of events. In Liverpool, the Garston Old Imagine being one of the ﬁrst Comrades Club has recently closed lucky people to set sail on board a new ship taking in new as well as the Woolton Royal sights and sounds. British Legion. In Doncaster there Well, you could be!! used to be an Ex-Servicemen’s The stylish Thomson Spirit club near the market, Askern Exwill be heading off to Oslo, Servicemen’s and a few Legion Copenhagen and the land of the clubs. The Comrades Social Club Vikings from Monday June 11th is still open as well as Rossington and you could be one of the ﬁrst to board the vessel from the Port Ex-Services, Moorends Comrades of Tyne for that maiden voyage. Club and a few more, as far my most up-to-date information would So far we have given one have me believe. These, and their holiday away, but we still have another four all to give out right counterparts in other cities, are throughout the month of May. important parts of local history Simply join me at 8.00 every but do they have role in the future morning when I play that day’s as memories and survivors of war winning song for the ﬁrst time. fade away? Surely the answer is Keep listening for the same song yes as there are still wars being being played again later on, ring fought with quite a few young 0845 113 22 22 and somebody ‘comrades’ returning home perhaps will be invited to answer a from Afghanistan, injured or question. If you’re picked out very battle weary. They are the and you’re correct, your name next generation of ex-servicemen will go into a draw that Dave Campbell will make on Friday’s and women who need help and afternoon show between 2.00pm support and where better than in a and 6.00pm. social club that puts its members, not proﬁts, ﬁrst? I see plenty of Good luck, it could be you. reasons to keep the ex-services Listen for the next song straight and old comrades clubs going. after the news at 8am daily. Many clubs offer support and for injured service personnel through Trevor the Help for Heroes charity which has really grabbed the interest of club people who get up to all sorts to raise money. This is all to be commended and continued. But another way to help them and the wider community would be to keep the tradition of the clubs where there is a particular understanding of the needs and issues of returned service personnel. I’d rather there were no wars and no ﬁghting- but whilst they still rage, those coming home need some form of refuge and clubs can play a big part here. VOICE OF THE MAGICʼS NIGHTINGALE MONTH OF RADIO NIGHTINGALE by Mel Jaques CATCHING UP WITH OLD COMRADES CRUISES The North’s largest entertainment weekly, telephone our sales team to get your advert on these pages 0114 276 3633 opt.1 16 Sponsored by Quality Real Ales brewed using the Finest Malts, Traditional Hops and Natural Spring Water BRADFIELD BREWERY HIGH GREEN WMC 15 WESTWOOD ROAD, HIGH GREEN 0114 284 8239 Friday 11th May SHARP EXPERIENCE Sunday 13th May DREAM DIVAS Tuesday 15th May VINNIE DEAN Friday 18th May SUPERNOVA MANOR ESTATE SOCIAL CLUB City Road, Sheffield Tel: 0114 239 7281 Friday 11th May CROOKES SOCIAL CLUB JAILHOUSE 29th Sat 19th CABARET Sun BLUES BROTHERS April May Sat BOOM BOOM 12th Mulehouse Road, Crookes S10 0114 266 0114 UD May FANTASTIC COMEDY VARIETY SHOW WITH A DIFFERENCE! 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THE PLACE TO BE IN WOODSEATS! 0114 255 1500 0114 258 5864 WOODSEATS WMC Friday 11th May MARIE MCRAE Saturday 12th May THE CROWD Sunday 13th May MIKE YOUNG JAMMING SESSION EVERY SUNDAY 4pm Start - ALL WELCOME Monday 6:30pm onwards EASY DANCE - Tuition With Mark Tuesdays & Thursday 7pm-8pm ZUMBA FITNESS Every Thursday 12noon-3pm Dancing with the Steel City Dancers First Friday of Every Month NORTHERN SOUL FREE FUNCTION ROOM AVAILABLE 7 DAYS A WEEK CONTACT THE CLUB FOR DETAILS Samantha & Carl Welcome You To The Pheasant Trafalgar Road, Sheffield S6 1JY Tel: 0114 231 3976 Mondays POOL NIGHT Wednesdays CARVERY £4.95 NEW MEMBERS WELCOME 4.00 pm to 7.00 pm Thursdays DRIFTIN’ KARAOKE Fridays CARL’S FAB DISCO Sundays CARL’S KARAOKE + OPEN THE BOX & BINGO QUIZAOKE SHOW NIGHTS THE STAG, WOODHOUSE EVERY THURSDAY THE BLUE BALL, WHARNCLIFFE SIDE THE CREDIT CRUNCH LUNCH TWO COURSES ONLY £3.95 Every Monday - Wednesday - Friday 12.00 noon - 2.00 pm Commencing Monday 14th May Live Entertainment Friday 11th May - LUKE MICHAEL FREE WI-FI! FOR ALL CUSTOMERS Come and Watch Our Six Foot Screen! Probably the Oldest Licenced Premises in Sheffield We Are Open All Day Every Day TOWNGATE, HIGH BRADFIELD, SHEFFIELD, S6 6LG T: 0114 285 1207 Wednesday is ‘Pie Day’ STAVELEY CRICKET CLUB EVERY SATURDAY EVERY SUNDAY NEW AT THE NAILMAKERS! Tuesday is Quiz Night - Jackpot and Prizes to be won - 9.30pm EVERY FRIDAY HOLLY BUSH, RIVELIN Telephone: 07976 212592 or 0114 258 6036 Sunday is ‘Carvery Day’ Monday is ‘Steak Day’ Tuesday is ‘Curry Club Day’ EVERY TUESDAY BARLBOROUGH M.W. The Nailmakers Arms Backmoor Road, Hemsworth, Shefﬁeld S8 8LB Welcome to... JIMMY JONES 0114 2582095 Linda & Martin Welcome You To Saturday 12th May 80s & 90s DISCO THE PLACE TO BE IN NORTON LEES! MIKE YOUNG WOODSEATS WMC - SUN 13th MAY Thursday is ‘American Day’ Friday is ‘Fish Day’ Visit our website: www.theoldhorns.co.uk The North’s largest entertainment weekly, telephone our sales team to get your advert on these pages 0114 276 3633 opt.1 18 Sponsored by BRADFIELD BREWERY Quality Real Ales brewed using the Finest Malts, Traditional Hops and Natural Spring Water Colin and staff welcome you to . . . THE BLACK BULL WADSLEY BRIDGE Main Street, Aughton - Tel: 0114 2871 020 Fridays & Sundays DJ JON SUNDAY (EARLY DISCO - STARTS 6:30PM) Saturdays GARRY’S KARAOKE NEW POOL TABLE NOW IN FRIDAYS - COMING SOON - BIG BAND NIGHT Mondays - QUIZ NIGHT Win up to £500! Tuesdays - BUSKER’S NIGHT Fridays - DISCO Saturdays - KARAOKE NIGHT THURSDAY 10th May NEW FOOTBALL QUIZ - STARTS 7:30PM BEER & CASH PRIZES CARVERY 7 DAYS A WEEK FROM £4.50 FRIDAYS & SATURDAYS WAITRESS/WAITER SERVICE UNTIL 9PM SPEND £25 ON FOOD & RECEIVE A FREE BOTTLE OF HOUSE WINE! 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Blasting her way onto the British clubbing scene, Russia’s very own pure pop vixen is ready to bolt her way into the charts with a brand new single, tour and Steps support experience all under her gold ﬂashing sparkly waist belt…and who said power dressing was dead?! So before we get started, there are a few things you really should know about Shockolady. Number one, she’s currently on tour with British revival ﬁve piece Steps. Number two, the poor lass had to endure a full UK session with no other than Jedwood…live. And number three, the St Petersburg performer once covered T-Rex classic ‘Get it On’…and surprisingly didn’t murder it. O’h and she’s also massive in Germany… but so is a band called ‘Milking The Goat Machine’ so that really doesn’t count. ‘When I toured with Jedwood it was the most fun and opened hearted experience I’ve ever faced. For example, when you were coming to the back stage door to perform, Jedwood’s fans were already waiting for you for the signings, autographs, photos, everything. For Steps? Never can you see anybody at the stage door, before or after the tour. Different age group I don’t know?’ Whether this may be the case, Shockolady was pretty much the spot on support act for such a mixed bag of show attendees. Opening up with her unique take on ‘Get It On’ by Mark Bolan and co, the 5ft 3” performer is clearly a natural on the big stage. Not only does she know how to get the audience up on their feet, she’s a brave one to entertain a large majority of fans who’s primary aim is to see the headline act Steps. Evidently not fearing this, Shockolady does like any professional would and gives a tidy six song performance to her greatest ability. Speaking of her time on the road with headliners Steps, Shockolady can only sing their praises for a group with a string of consecutive top ﬁve chart hits. ‘I knew how massive (steps) were here, so when I knew I was supporting them I was so excited. I wanted to know more about the albums. I really enjoyed chatting with them and them to share their live experiences with me.’ A certiﬁed highlight of the performance came with the exclusive showing of Shockolady’s new song ‘I Like It Like That,’ a new avenue for the Russian star who has yet to collaborate with a British rapper. ‘(I like it like that) has been an interesting experience because it’s the ﬁrst time I’ve ever done a track with a rapper. I’ve frankly never heard this kind of rapping, he’s kind of shooting from the gun. I remember the ﬁrst time I heard it I was on tour and I thought O’h my gosh I like my song so much more! It was my ﬁrst experience with collaborating with British song writers’ Check out the ofﬁcial website for Shockolady at www. shockolady.com for all the latest. JAMIE JONES 28/04/12 THE PLUG REVIEW Words by Jordan W - E On Saturday 28th April 2012 the multifaceted tech house DJ, producer and co creator of the label Hot Creation with Lee Foss. Mr. Jamie Jones arrived in Shefﬁeld to perform at Plug. Jamie has gone from London club resident in Fabric and Panarama Bar, to festival headliner in this summer’s Hideout Festival and Global Gatherings. Although he wasn’t able to bring the sun rays from his Ibiza jaunts, he was able to replicate his chilled rhythmic groove. Plug was ﬁlled to the rafters as Jamie single handily had the crowd at his mercy for most of the evening. In the last half of the evening he dropped his remix of Azari and iii Hungry for the Power only propelled the sell out Plug crowd into frenzy and left them wanting more. Being an avid follower of Jones, and clubber goer in Shefﬁeld for several years, I ﬁrmly believe that Jones is one of the most successful DJ’s to grace the South Yorkshire lands.. Recognition soared within the music industry for his innovative sets and tight productions which reaped multiple awards. Named Best Dj by Mixmag and No 1 DJ of the Year by Resident Advisor, followed by Best Deep House DJ and remix of 2011at both DJ Live Previews_Reviews_News Opinion - Single/Album Reviews_Listings if you have any news, reviews, releases/events you’d like us to cover please forward details to email@example.com BEASTIE BOYS ADAM YAUCH DIES AGED 47 Awards in Ibiza, and by DJ Mag UK. For all revellers and newbie lovers of Jones, the eagerly anticipated release of his latest album, Crypt in June 2012. The album is once again released on Damian Lazarus Crosstown Rebels, following on from 2009’s Don’t You Remember The Future. Tracks from the Crypt are available to stream online and provide an eclectic ensemble of bopping psychedelic tech beats with eerie vocals. Clothing, Footwear, Jewellery... A Little Bit of Everything Open 10-6 monday-friday _ 11-5 Sunday Words by Katy Evans It has been announced that Adam Yauch a.k.a. MCA of Beastie Boys has died of cancer aged forty seven. A tragic loss from one of the most inﬂuential hip hop rock groups to emerge from the 1980’s, this news came as a massive shock on 4th May with fans, musicians and industry professionals all emphasising their thoughts and kinds words to such a talented individual. Beastie Boys rapper Ad – Rock has spoken out about the huge loss of his former band mate on the groups highly viewed Tumblr page. Thanking all his friends and family for such love and support, Adam went onto say ‘…as you can imagine, sh*t is just screwed up right now. I’m glad to know that all the love that Yauch has put out into the world is coming right back at him.’ Chart topping rapper and world wide sensation Eminem has said in a recent press release that ‘Adam Yauch brought a lot of positivity into the world and I think it’s obvious to anyone how big of an inﬂuence the Beastie Boys were on me and so many others.’ Branded as the biggest selling rap group for over twenty years by the US Billboard, Beastie Boys have a collection of massive accolades along with awards and a hugely dedicated fan base since their formation in 1979. With their debut album ‘Licenced to Ill’ turning nine times multi platinum on 5th September 2001, Beastie Boys have sold over 40 million albums worldwide and achieved a string of number one hits across the globe. ‘You’ve Gotta Fight For Your Right To Party’ off the album has since been named in The Rock and Roll Hall Of Fame’s 500 Songs that Shaped Rock and Roll, arguably one of the most notable tracks which has been covered by names from Coldplay, Blondie to Public Enemy and Kesha. Other tracks ‘Ch-Check It Out’ and ‘Sabotage’ all run much in the same vein and outline the bands humorously talented nature. Beastie Boys have racked up an impressive eight studio albums under their belt, all of which receiving huge critical acclaim. In 1998, the group won Best Rap Act at the MTV Europe Music Awards along with Video Vanguard Award at the MTV Video Awards in the same year. The three piece have four grammy’s to their name and having being nominated for over thirty awards throughout their life span make these rap legends one of the industry’s most inﬂuential acts. The ﬁnal word comes from MCA’s biggest fan, Joel Madden of Good Charlotte who recently said that ‘…we wanted to dress like them, talk like them, and we wanted to make music like them…’ RIP Adam Yauch. tive Shop a n r e t l A t s Large Shefﬁeld’s T Shirts, Leather Jackets, 97 Devonshire street_shefﬁeld_0114 249 3461 www.rockyhorrors.co.uk ARTICLE round-up by stuart renton It’s like all my Christmases have come at once this week, as “friend” to the nation, Kerry Katona, mistress of chavs and general “special” pharmaceuticals dispenser publically announced that Tulisa Contostavlos has no star quality. Still reeling from the news that she couldn’t be part of the Atomic Kitten reunion (at which the world breathed a collective sigh of relief), Katona, desperate for her next moment of fame is now resorting to taking pot shots at random celebrities to get her weekly press ﬁx. Whether Contostavlos has any actual talent is a debate for another time (the answer is no), but it goes without saying that “Twinkle Twinkle” wallpaper has more star talent than Katona, who pointed the ﬁnger this week with the comment: ‘Without being rude, Tulisa has no star quality’. OK, let’s put this into perspective. On one hand we’ve got an X Factor judge who this week won FHM’s Sexiest Woman of the World 2012, has the current number one hit single, her own perfume range (which, unlike Katona, isn’t bottled from her own pores and sold on the black market) and is rarely out of the public eye, while on the other we have a drug-addled media whore whose only press attention comes from her own increasingly desperate insights into a private life no one cares about. I have just two issues with Katona’s statement. First, when anyone says ‘I don’t mean to be rude’ – it really means you damn well do intend to be rude, and, second, the irony of Katona saying another celebrity has no star quality was like saying Adolf Hitler was really just a misunderstood naughty boy and that whole thing with the Jews was just a horrible misunderstanding! It’ll probably wash over Tulisa’s head as she’s currently plastered all over the newspapers, unlike Katona, who is regularly pictured “plastered” in the newspapers… In other opinions, The Voice is supposedly about the singing, but it’s really about four judges with massively overinﬂated egos. It’s like a watered-down version of Britain’s Got Talent (but without the Botox). You have ninety seconds of singing and twenty minutes of pointless discussion with four people who clearly think a negative comment will destroy their career. “It was… pitchy”, Jessie J splurts out as though the words would infect the contestant with cancer. But if you thought Simon Cowell’s cronies were bad, The Voice judges are just weird. You’ve got Will I Am making nonsensical statements (which is really short of him being too afraid to say: ‘you’re crap, love’; you’ve got Jessie J spewing effusive praise on her acts and damnation on the rest, Lord Tom Jones name dropping at every opportunity (while failing to notice Death standing not far away and rubbing his skeletal ﬁngers together gleefully), and Danny O’What’s-his-name alternating between bouts of apoplexy and gurning madly whenever the camera is pointed in his direction. In summary, it’s all gone a bit downhill, but kids, you too can have your own horriﬁcally overhyped talent show, all for the bargain price of twenty million pounds. But if you take Katona with you, you can have it for ﬁfty quid. The North’s Largest Entertainment Weekly, Telephone Our Sales Team To Get Your Advert On These Pages 0114 276 3633 Opt.1 Do you have a Powwow cooler and need an urgent water delivery ? Does your cooler need sanitising? 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The Holiday Shop your local agent for local people Tel: 0114 244 8556 www.the-holiday-shop.co.uk 620 ATTERCLIFFE ROAD, SHEFFIELD S9 3QS FULLY BONDED FOR YOUR PROTECTION The Mercury Holiday Section - To Advertise please call our Sales Team on 0114 276 3633 opt.1 28 HOLIDAYS BLACKPOOL Rose & Terry Welcome you to The Marnock Hotel 6 Yate Street - Blackpool Spring Special Bargains Mon - Fri - B&B - £70 Mon - Fri - B,B&EM - £85 Free Parking - TV in All Rooms All Rooms En-Suite Tel: 01253 624606 ADWICK HOUSE HOTEL 31 YORK STREET - BLACKPOOL CENTRAL Licensed, Tea/Coffee Facilities TVs in all rooms OPEN ALL YEAR - GREAT RATES Central to All Ammenities 3 Nights B&B - £50 4 Nights B&B - £60 Discounts for Multiple Night Bookings www.ardwickhouse.co.uk TELEPHONE: 01253 294507 PEMBROKE HOTEL Taking Bookings for Spring and Summer 2012 B&B FROM £25 PER NIGHT SMOKING/ NON SMOKING ROOMS AVAILABLE 3 Star Visit Britain Award Licensed, Family Run, 2 Minutes from Town Centre, Promenade & the North Pier All Rooms En-Suite SPRING SPECIALS Mon-Fri £75pp B&B TRANSPORT FROM SHEFFIELD ARRANGED BLACKPOOL - HORNBY HOUSE Mon - Fri £85pp BBEM Fri - Mon £75pp BBEM Full Week £130pp Under 12s Half Price En-Suites available - Bar - Central Location Close to all ammenities Book Now for Spring/Summer 01253 620982 Greenmount Hotel Central Pier Location, All rooms E/S, TV, Teas & Coffee Facilities, Children under 12 half price, Lic Bar with Pool Table, Groups Welcome SUMMER SPECIAL MONDAY - FRIDAY - 4 NIGHTS £70pp - Under 12s Half Price Tel: 01253 621276 www.greenmounthotel.com e mail: email@example.com THE WILLOW GROVE HOTEL Situated near to the Tower & the Winter Garden NOW BOOKING FOR SPRING, & SUMMER Under 10s FREE 01253 625069 Berwyn Hotel BLACKPOOL Prime Position overlooking Glynn gardens and Promenade All Rooms En-Suite with Excellent Food & Acommodation Car Park Available SPRING SPECIAL Monday - Friday Bed & Breakfast £80pp Contact Derek or Barbara 01253 352896 APPLETON GUEST HOUSE 17 Yorkshire Street, Blackpool • Family owned licensed Hotel • 2 minutes from Central Pier • Good food and cleanliness assured •Highly Recommended Licensed Hotel • Clean En-Suite Rooms • Breakfast & Evening Meals Highly commended • You will not be disappointed BOOKING FOR SUMMER BREAKS Mon - Fri BB&EM £99 B&B from £22 Call Sharon: 01253 624116 www.appletonhouse.co.uk A Warm Welcome from a Shefﬁeld Couple The Old Chequers Caravan Park Croft Lane, Croft, Skegness PE24 4PF Email: firstname.lastname@example.org • Family Rooms • Fully Licensed Bar • Children Welcome • 2 Minutes from Pleasure Beach EASTER BREAKS 2 NIGHTS B&B £49 3 NIGHTS £69 B&B Children Under 10 Free when staying with 2 Adults CARAVANS TO LET Static and touring caravan park that is surrounded by unspoilt countryside close to fishing ponds and only 10 mins from Skegness We have static caravans FOR HIRE from £210 per week CARAVANS FOR SALE FOR SALE Static caravans start at £4995 WILLERBY HERALD 10 X 34FT - 6 BERTH - £4995 FAMILY-FRIENDLY HOTEL A GREAT HOTEL BUSINESS 2 Day Summer Special - B&B - £50 All En-Suite with Parking *** 3 Star Rated - Visit Britain 8 BEDROOMS, 7 EN-SUITE SUPERB KITCHEN VERY GOOD SITE EASY ACCESS TO ALL AMENITIES Tel: 01253 624997 Speak to Lynn www.woodleighhotel.co.uk Holmlea Hotel The Ascot Guest House Scarborough All Rooms En-Suite, Tea and Coffee Making Facilities, Colour TV, FREE Wi-Fi, Hair Dryers and Smoking Rooms Available £23 Per Person Per Night Central Position Opposite Station Now Booking 2012 Tel: 01723 364 963 3 LUXURY HOLIDAY COTTAGES IN For up to 8 people WESTBROOK 10 X 28FT - 7 BERTH - £5495 Lovely Coastal/Cliff top walks 1ST CHILD 1/2 PRICE, 2ND CHILD FREE WHEN IN A FAMILY ROOM. CALL 01253 626422 www.holmleahotel.co.uk While on holiday in Skegness why not pay us a visit at The Old Chequers Inn A listed building believed to be the oldest Inn in Lincolnshire. You will be greeted with a warm and friendly welcome. Award winning for our food, service, even our toilets have an award! Lunches 12 - 2 Tues - Sat two meals for £9.50 Sunday Carvery 12 - 3 which includes 5 roasts and a selection of fresh local veg, we are told we are the best on the East Coast ( Booking advisable ) Starters & Desserts £3.50 Main Course £8.25 Evenings we have an Early bird menu 6 - 7pm from £5.95 Ask About our Spring/Summer Bookings Now Being Taken ABI ARIZONA 12 X 30FT - 6 BERTH - £6495 FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT PAUL AT CARAVAN SALES ON Tel: 01262 605957 07974 978311 www.flamboroughrockcottages.co.uk our a la carte restaurant have main courses from £6.95 Open 7 Days CHAPEL ST. LEONARDS Tel: 01754 880320 BRIDLINGTON Luxury Caravans with Full Facilities SOUTHDOWNE HOTEL From £180 to £400 per week 01754 880320 ROBIN HOOD SITE A Warm Welcome Awaits you at the 78 MARINE DRIVE - BRIDLINGTON Most Rooms Face the Sea Ample Parking - Superb Food Spring Specials Weekends - Friday to Sunday Sea View, B& B - £95 Monday-Friday £110 For a Great Peaceful Break Please Get in Touch Tel: 01262 673270 HOLIDAY BUNGALOW • Disabled Ramp Available • 2 bed bungalow - sleeps up to 4 • Close to local amenities, town centre • 10 minutes from town and beach • Short breaks available • No smoking • Guide dogs only • Full Facilities, TV & DVD plus Washer • Linen Provided TAKING SPRING 1 WEEK, 2 WEEK AND WEEKEND BREAK BOOKINGS Tel: 07765144638 or 01723 513587 BRIDLINGTON The Swallow Holiday Apartments Luxury, modern, fully equipped holiday studio apartment for 2 people and apartments for 4 to 5 people Central Location next to SPA & South Beach, close to town centre Gay Friendly - Families Welcome Please Phone Paul or Lou on www.hotelswallow.com Luxury 8 Berth Caravan @ Butlins, Skegness 3 Bedroom, Quiet Site, TV, DVD and Microwave. Prices include gas, electricity and all Butlins Entertainment Tel: 01246 471115 7 Days On Quiet Site Near Club Tropicana FOR DETAILS PLEASE CALL 07976 820640 OWN YOUR VERY OWN HOLIDAY HOME FROM ONLY £4995 ON QUIET FAMILY RUN PARK IN WITHERNSEA Facilities include: • Licensed Club with Family Room • Fishing Lake • Children’s Play Area • Mini Golf Site Fees Paid to 2013 GOOD SELECTION OF CARAVANS TO SUIT ALL BUDGETS OPEN 10 MONTHS A YEAR TELEPHONE FOR FREE INFO PACK OR TO MAKE A VIEWING APPOINTMENT 01964 612233 INGOLDMELLS 6 BERTH • 2 BEDROOM CARAVAN Clean, All Mod Cons, Freeview TV, Close to Beach, Market, Fun Fair, Pubs & Clubs Families Only Now Taking Bookings for Spring/Summer Small Deposit Required TEL 0114 249 8826 OR 07766224123 INGOLDMELLS BRIDLINGTON MIRAMAR LICENSED HOTEL Sunny South Facing, Friendly, Comfortable and Quiet Hotel Excellent Home Cooked Food, Close to Beach/Spa, chair lift to both ﬂoors. Colour TVs and Tea/Coffee facilities in all rooms. Smoking allowed in rooms 01262 677387 BUTLINS SKEGNESS Summer Breaks Open March to November Fully Equipped, 3 to 4 Bed Caravans with Cooker, Freeview TV, Microwave Oven, Washing Machine, Competitive Prices. BUTLINS PASSES AVAILABLE Telephone Kim or Norman on 01353 777058 / 07709 626723 CLEETHORPES Choose from a Bungalow by the Sea or Two Country Cottages FULL FACILITES Send for your Brochure Now Tel: 01472 826491 or Email: email@example.com www.prospectfarm.co.uk 3 BED, 8 BERTH CARAVAN SCARBOROUGH All Mod Cons, near Clubs, Pubs, Shops and All Ammenities Opposite Market No Pets Open Till November Tel: 0114 2643954 07789 783716 The Terrace Hotel 69 Westbrough - YO11 1TS Family Run Hotel, Private Car Park, Close to Town Centre & All Ammenities B&B from £20pppn En-Suite £23pppn Tel: 01723 374937 www.smoothhound.co.uk/hotels/theterrace READ OUR 74 PALATINE RD, BLACKPOOL, FY1 4BY 3 Nights En-Suite Room £60 per person EN-SUITE ROOMS, LICENSED Croft Lane, Croft, Skegness PE24 4PF Email: firstname.lastname@example.org SPECIAL DISCOUNTS AVAILABLE FOR SPRING Non Smoking / Pets Accepted Linen and Towels provided WOODLEIGH HOTEL 01262 679301 FOR SALE TOTAL REFURBISHMENT £145,000 •Sleeps 2-6 •Fully Equipped •Pets Welcome •On Site: Shop, Fish & Chips, Club & Bar, Restaurant, Laundry etc. The Inn Old Chequers FLAMBOROUGH ABI HAVANA 12 X 28FT - 6 BERTH - £5495 Book Tickets for the SPA Theatre & Royal Hall through us and receive a great discount! • Licensed Bar • Tea/Coffee facilities • TVs www.blackpool-lodges.co.uk email@example.com 1,2 & 3 BEDROOM CHALETS TEL: 07714 154450 FILEY 4 Nights Bed & Breakfast £80 Tel: 01253 620578 for details 10 Hornby Road, Blackpool EAST COAST Stairlight to First Floor SPRING BREAKS 4 NIGHTS B& B for £80 or Special 1 Night B&B £23 Online EDITION AT www. mercurynewspaper .co.uk The North’s Largest Entertainment Weekly, Telephone Our Sales Team To Get Your Advert On These Pages 0114 276 3633 Opt.1 East Coast Holiday Cottages THREE LOVELY BUNGALOWS TWO AT SEWERBY, BRIDLINGTON ONE AT FLAMBOROUGH, BY THE LIGHTHOUSE Pets Welcome, Lovely Walks, Golf Courses BROCHURE ON REQUEST T:0845 8639743 M:07801 013944 WWW.EASTCOASTHOLIDAYCOTTAGES.CO.UK Hannover Cottage in Whitby Quality Self Catering , Sleeps 8, Parking & Garden Tel: 01287 619765 www.letsstayhere.co.uk BRIDLINGTON Beachside Holiday Chalets 200 Yards to the Sea 2 and 3 Bedroomed Available Can sleep up to 8 people Fully equipped - Small Pets Welcome Very Clean - Easy Parking Outside Chalet Close to Pubs, Shops, Italian Restaurant, Fish and Chips + Much, Much More! Call Sue anytime on 07773 728484 or 01262 608782 WHITBY Delightful 3 bed cottage, close to the sea Has been refurbished to a very high standard, Sleeps 6. GCH, Whirlpool bathroom suite, Sky TV, DVD. Cleanliness & comfort guaranteed. Spring Specials Mon - Fri £218 for 6 people Sorry no pets/no smokers All Inclusive Available from £348 to £486 per week Short weekend breaks £138 for 2 people PLEASE GET IN TOUCH FOR A BROCHURE & DVD Call 0114 2692772 or email firstname.lastname@example.org www.smugglers-cottage-whitby.co.uk Chapel St. Leonards 37 Foot Luxury Caravan Close to Shops & Entertainment Parking Available Personally Supervised Discounts for Pensioners Sorry No Pets Tel: 07884 348967 24hrs 0115 953 2640 GLYNVALE HOTEL 101 Drummond Road - Skegness SPECIAL MONDAY - FRIDAY Bed, Breakfast, Evening Meal £125 per person Bed, Breakfast and Evening Meal Ground Floor Bedrooms - All Rooms En-Suite Reduced Rates for Children & OAPs - Car Parking www.glynvalehotel.co.uk Telephone: 01754 767190 The Palm Court ASH-LEE & PUFFIN APARTMENTS BRIDLINGTON Sleeps 2 to 6 People GREAT VALUE FROM ONLY £190 FOR 2 PEOPLE AND £395 FOR 6 PEOPLE PER WEEK FULLY EQUIPED •PARKING PROVIDED FROUND FLOOR AVAILABLE ONLY £225 FOR 2 OR £285 FOR 4 PEOPLE PER WEEK CLOSE TO ALL AMENITIES TELEPHONE: 01262 400 485 OR 077743 415924 www.ashlee-apartments.co.uk 8 Berth Luxury Caravan SKEGNESS Richmond Holiday Centre 3 Bedrooms • Fully Equipped • TV Separate Showers • Shops On Site Full Entertainment • Bingo Book from 4th to 20th April and enter a draw to Win a FLAT SCREEN TV! JUNE WEEKLY SPECIALS £250 Call Hayden on 07787356152 JACOBS MOUNT Quiet Family Park, Nr Scarborough (2 miles), All Hard Standing Pitches, Fully Equipped , Superb up - market site on the A170 Tel: 01723 361 178 Pictures on our Website www.jacobsmount.com MUSTON GRANGE Nr Filey 10 Minutes to the Beach, Close to all ammenities, Superb Site Close to Filey, Full ammenities Tel: 01723 512 167 Pictures on our Website www.mustongrange.com CHAPEL ST LEONARDS CHALET SLEEPS 4 PERSONS Close to Beach, Shops and All Amenities FULL FACILITIES • VERY CLEAN Bookings for Summer / Autumn Taken Call Anytime 01754874231 07981702055 MABLETHORPE Kirkstead Holiday Park Touring & Camping from £10 10 Mins from Beach/Local Attractions Play Areas/Clubhouse Showers/Laundrette Brouchure Available 15 Seaview Rd, Skegness PE25 1BW SPECIAL OFFER UP TO 31st May 2012 3 Night Stay B/B 2 adults Sharing £55 each 4 Nights - £70 Rooms are ensuite & allocated free private car parking, Excluding bank and public holidays, Not family chalets or 4 poster rooms "All Enquires Welcolme" "You Come As A Guest And Leave As A Friend" For further details please ‘phone Jean on 01754 766 158 Or visit our website: www.grafton-skegness.co.uk Fantastic Hotel with Ample Car Park Monday to Friday Specials 5 Minutes to Seafront NOW BOOKING EASTER/SUMMER 2012 Also, Superb Holiday Apartment For 2 to 6 Person with Seaviews CALL 01754 763 941 • Situated on Skegness Sea Front • All Rooms En-Suite • Sea View Rooms Available • Ground Floor Room Available SPRING BREAKS 3 NIGHTS FROM £92 INCLUDING FULL ENGLISH BREAKFAST & EVENING MEAL BOOK EARLY TO AVOID DISAPPOINTMENT Touring and Camping from £10 10 Mins from Beach/Local Attractions Play Areas, Clubhouse, Showers, Laundrette Brochure Available Call 01507 441483 www.kirkstead.co.uk www.kirkstead.co.uk INGOLDMELLS Family Run Superb Caravan Most Dates Available Near Beach, Fantasy Island, All Amenties TV & DVD Call Sheila Anytime 07947 806514 There’s a Warm Welcome from Lorraine & Neville at the BEESTON LODGE HOTEL 103 Drummond Road, Skegness, Lincolnshire PE25 3EH CALL NOW The Home of The Stars Fully Licensed - Near the Sea Front Car Park - Ground Floor Available (01754)767711 SUMMER SPECIALS www.palmcourtskegness.co.uk South Parade, Skegness, Lincolnshire, PE25 3HP TEL: 01754 765533 For more details or to request a free brochure www.oceancourthotel.net KIRKSTEAD HOLIDAY PARK MABLETHORPE Call 01507 441483 ALL ROOMS WITH EN-SUITE FACILITIES Maggie, Terry and Sean - Family from Barnsley £20 PER PERSON PER NIGHT BASED ON 2 SHARING FOR MIN 2 NIGHTS Mon-Fri B&B £79pppn www.beestonlodgehotel.co.uk email@example.com Lake Ross Caravan Park And Fishery Spalding, Lincolnshire Well stocked, large coarse lake, Licensed clubhouse, Touring pitches & static caravans, Caravans available, fishing matches can be arranged, 2011 / 2012 4 BERTH CARAVAN, 2 BEDROOM, FULL FACILITIES FOR ONLY £295 PER WEEK For more information telephone 01775 761690 www.lakeross.co.uk HAPPY DAYS LEISURE Family Orientated site with a range of facilities including: Direct Beach Access Outdoor Heated Pool Indoor Sports Hall Laundrette Arcade Restaurant Pub & Club SELF CATERING CARAVANS FOR SHORT BREAKS (3&4 NIGHT STAYS) FROM £119 FULL WEEKS £219 OWN YOUR OWN CARAVAN FROM £3999 UP TO £29,000 Call our ofﬁce for further details or a brochure 01754 872341 Trunch Lane, Chapel St. Leonards, Skegness www.happydaysleisure.com SKEGNESS CHAPEL ST LEONARDS 2 BEDROOMED LUXURY CHALET CAN ACCOMODATE FIVE FULL FACILITIES CLOSE TO ALL AMENITIES VACANCIES IN APRIL,MAY & SEPT TEL: 01709 375122 OR 07989501927 INGOLDMELLS Jean at the Whitelodge Holiday Home TV, Tea/Coffee facilites in every room, En-suite rooms available, own key Price £25pppn Open All Year Now Booking for 2012 Call Now for Further Details 01754 874248 Grosvenor Hotel Robin Hood’s Bay 4 NIGHTS B&B Monday - Friday only £80pp 2 People Sharing 29 SLEIGHTS WHITBY 4* Holiday Cottages Bungalows with Private Gardens & parking Ideal for Couples & Families Dogs Welcome Ideal for Coast & Country Tel: 01947 810763 www.whiterosecottages.co.uk CLARENCE HOUSE B & B 35 South Road, Chapel St Leonards, near Skegness Four rooms en-suite and One family room with private bathroom. All Rooms with TV & tea/coffee making facilities. Cleanliness assured and close to all amenities. Recession buster from £145 per week From only £20 per night for B&B for a minimum of 2 nights. Frequent bus service to front door, well worth a visit. See Visit England Website for special offer discount. Lower rates for ﬁshing parties. Contact Details and Further Information Telephone: 01754 873066 info@clarencehouse-bb. co.uk www.clarencehouse-bb. co.uk SCARBOROUGH CAYTON BAY 8 Berth, 3 Bedroom Caravan for Hire Full Site Facilities - Heated Pool All Weather Sports Facilities Restaurant, Bar, Shops, Playground Tem Minutes to the Beach From £135 for Short Breaks Call Anytime: 0114 287 6292 or 07922 533615 INGOLDMELLS Kingﬁsher Site Superb 8 berth 3 bed Caravan Near Fantasy Island, pubs, clubs and all amenities On-site shop, launderette and playground Families & Small Pets Welcome Linen provided Most dates available Call 07742 615098 for further details Price includes Easter but not Bank Holidays All Rooms En-Suite, Tea/Coffee Making Facilities, Licensed Bar. Bar Meals Available TUESDAY NIGHT LIVE with Steve Phillips (Rhythm & Blues) WEDNESDAY NIGHTS Curry and a Pint - Only £6.99 Tel: 01947 880320 www.thegrosvenor.info Recession Buster The Early Bird Catches The Worm! Caravan INGOLDMELLS SKEGNESS All mod con’s • Very clean £350 per week Book now and save £100! @ £250 Call Anytime 07722802031 SUNSHINE CHALETS SOUTH SHORE BRIDLINGTON 2&3 BEDROOMS 2 MINS WALK TO THE BEACH TEL 01142881975 07969118287 OR 07866 477175 CHAPEL ST. LEONARDS CHALET - SLEEPS 4 Close to All Amenities, Entertainment, Bars & Restaurants with Parking Open to View From £200 per week Tel: 07886 747841 The North’s largest entertainment weekly, telephone our sales team to get your advert on these pages 0114 276 3633 opt.1 30 LAKE DISTRICT COACH TRIPS PORTHLEVEN CORNWALL SUPERB COTTAGES TO LET ON WORKING SHEEP FARM British and Continental, Paris, Spain and the South of France Fishermans Cottages Fires • Pets Welcome Two minutes from beaches/coastal paths Within easy walking distance of some excellent eating places/pubs TEL: 01209 860410 Kernow agas dynargh! - Cornwall Welcomes You! NORFOLK BRIG SQUARE KESWICK - OPEN ALL YEAR SLEEPS 2-4-6 PEOPLE FULL FACILITIES, TV, MICROWAVE, FRIDGE, BEDDING PROVIDED, AMPLE PARKING Ideal for Lovely Walks, Views, Wildlife and Much More Ground Floor Accom. Ideal for Disabled Access SPRING/SUMMER DEALS - BOOK EARLY HOLIDAY COTTAGES Tel: Ray on 01328 710 440 Quiet Rural Location with Stunning Views, Sleeps up to 4 People 5 Brig Square, Freeman Street, Holkham Wells Next to the Sea, Norfolk NR23 1BH E: firstname.lastname@example.org www.brigsquareholidaycottages.com Three Lovely Static Caravans including One Luxury with Full C.H. Sorry No Pets Prices from £200 per week TELEPHONE 01539 560351 www.caravanslakedistrict.co.uk NORTH YORKS BOURNEMOUTH SCOTLAND (NEWTONMORE) 27th May - 1st June - 6 Days Half Board Accomodation All Rooms En Suite Entertainment Excursions to: Weymouth, Poole & Salisbury 24th - 28th June - 5 Days Highlander Hotel Half Board Accomodation Excursions to: Fort William including Jacobite Steam Train £278.00 per person TELEPHONE 01768 776380 HOLIDAY CARAVANS IN THE LAKE DISTRICT FOR HIRE Well Next The Sea, Norfolk Bungalows/Cottages Sleeping 2-8 Central to Titchwell, Cley and Walking distance to Holkhan Reserve. Open All Year - Free Colour Brochure Now taking bookings for Summer, Private Parking JOHNSON BROS. TOURS CARAVANS TO LET/BUY CALL US NOW FOR A FULL COLOUR BROCHURE Call Us On 01909 721847/720337 or 01623 627653/627824 www.johnsonstours.co.uk ESTABLISHED OVER 50 YEARS Looe (Cornwall) 6 Days Bridlington 5 Days Warners (Norton Grange) 5 Days Tenby 5 Days 10 Days French Riviera Chester 3 Days Eastbourne 7 Days London Weekend 2 Days St Agnes 7 Days The Lake District (Kendal) 4 Days Weymouth 6 Days Torquay 5 Days Llandudno 6 Days Skegness 5 Days £299.00 per person 13th - 18th May 14th - 18th May 21st - 25th May 21st - 25th May 1st - 10th June 1st - 3rd June 3rd - 9th June 9th - 10th June 10th - 16th June 13th - 16th June 17th - 22nd June 24th - 29th June 1st - 6th July 2nd - 6th July JACKSONS CARAVAN PARK BURGH ROAD - SKEGNESS Superb Park - Full Amenities New & Secondhand Caravans For Sale DEVON 10% OFF ALL CARAVANS Wentworth House Hotel TEL: 01754 763910 ILFRACOMBE • EX34 8DR Telephone: 01271 863048 B&B Only £30 Single Room B&B Only £50 Double Room Discounts for Over 3 Night Stays Flast Screen TVs in All Rooms, Easy reach of High Street, Short Walk to Promenade, Cost Atmosphere NOW BOOKING SPRING/SUMMER Let us organise Champagne, Flowers and more for that special occassion Please Call 01271 863048 LINCOLNSHIRE PONY MAD CHILDREN? Join us for a fun holiday! A pony of your own for a week plus good food & dormitory accomodation. Daily Riding - All Staff CRB Checked BHS approved establishment OPEN 7 DAYS Call Mrs Scott on 01522 702240 Saxilby Riding School, Saxilby, Nr Lincoln CARAVANS FOR SALE From £6000 or To Let for £250 P/W On Quiet Country Site with 4 Well Stocked Lakes, Over 60 Pegs including 1 Disabled Open 7 Days NOW TAKING BOOKINGS FOR 2012 Hollands Park, Skegness Tel: 01754 880218 CARAVANS TO LET/BUY MANOR HOUSE CARAVAN PARK MAY TO OCTOBER SKEGNESS/INGOLDMELLS OR CHAPEL ST LEONARDS £42 ADULT RETURN £28 CHILD RETURN ANIMALS £18 RETURN 30th July - Pickering & Whitby - £12 BRAND NEW MERCEDES 8 SEATER WITH DVD & EXTRAS SUFFOLK PHONE 07731 319481 OR 01777 228489 27th August Skipton Market inc. Fish & Chips £16.50 22nd - 29th September Criccieth - Mid Wales George IV Hotel - £300 BBEM Caravans To Let or Buy OFFERS ON NOW 21st - 28th May Weston Super Mare - Dauncey’s Hotel 8 Days - BBEM - £295 28th June Blood Brothers - Manchester Starring Marti Pellow (Wet Wet Wet) Church Laneham NG22 0NJ Peaceful & Attractive Countryside Setting adjacent to River Trent 3rd June - Bridlington - £10 New Trend Holiday Park SKEGNESS NEW TREND HOLIDAY PARK LIES SIX MILES NORTH OF SKEGNESS, WE ARE NESTLED IN THE RESIDENTIAL HEART OF THE VILLAGE CHALETS FOR SALE FROM ONLY £7000 The site was established in 1961 and consists of 123 detached cedar wood chalets built to accomodate four to six persons. Each Chalet has a lounge, 2 bedrooms, fully equipped kitchen and shower/ bathroom and toilet. www.newtrendholidaypark.com TELEPHONE: 01754 872722 New Trend Holiday Park, Ancaster Avenue, Chapel St. Leonards, Skegness PE24 5SS 22-24 November & 11-13 December THURSFORD CHRISTMAS SPECTACULAR Virgin Court Hotel, includes Show Tickets & Excursions 3 Days - £189 For Further Information Ring Brenda Tel: 01709 522422 Opening Hours Mon-Sat 9-5pm 45 Bernard Street, Rawmarsh, Rotherham S65 5NR AVA Caravan Sales & Service We Buy Caravans for Cash!!! AVONDALE DART 2003 PIPER 5 BERTH WAS £5495 NOW £4999 Tel: 07861 298823 - 7 Days 73 Westgate, Rotherham S60 1BQ READ THE MERCURY ONLINE AT WWW.MERCURYNEWSPAPER.CO.UK CORNWALL The North’s Largest Entertainment Weekly, Telephone Our Sales Team To Get Your Advert On These Pages 0114 276 3633 Opt.1 Bruge & Ostend 3 Days Mini Cruises - Via Hull Fri 18th May £99, Wed 23rd May £79, Wed 30th May £79, Fri 8th Jun £99 RIVELIN TRAVEL KEPPEL Airport Taxi Rhine Valley 6 Days Cruise & Stay Via P&O Hull Overnight Each Way Inc Half Board On-Board Ship Hotel Kurfürst Kamp-Bornhofen 3 Nights Half Board + Free Bar 8.30pm - 11pm Sun 26th Aug £279, Sun 16th Sep £269, Sun 9th Dec £259 16 - 19 - 24 - 26 Seater Mini Coaches Large and small luggage trailers All UK airports Sporting Events Evenings Out etc Blackpool/Skegness door to door service Rhine Valley River Cruise 8 Daysl Via P&O Hull Overnight Each Way - 5 Nights River Cruiser Full Board Destinations: Cologne, Andernach, Cochem, Rudesheime - Tues 18th Sep £599 Tel 0114 233 1000 Ring Albert on 07749868051 Santona Spain 10 Days Via Brittany Ferries Overnight Each Way - Resort 7 Nights HB Inc Wine With Evening Meals Sun 8th July £499 R.A. 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Devon based Pallatrax produce high quality baits with the emphasis on natural ingredients to complement what the ﬁsh we seek to catch actually eat, and three new products have been developed as additions to the range. First to be considered are the ‘Hidra’ baits which I’ve already mentioned as I’ve some good results when using them; dehydrated aquatic edibles are carefully prepared and packed before sale so that the angler can rehydrate them in water at leisure, but with the addition of colours or ﬂavours to enhance the baits and provide that little ‘edge’ that may make all the difference. Hidra are available in three distinct forms; Brown Snail, Black Snail and Water Mussel. Next up is another interesting product with a multitude of uses, hence the name; Multi Purpose Powders (MPP). This one has ﬁve exciting ‘ﬂavours, Aquatic Fly, Krill, Daphnia, Maggot and Silkworm and basically comprises the whole ‘beastie’ as a powder, but reﬁned and concentrated. I’ve used these extensively too, and my preferred option is to combine the powder with a beaten egg to provide a potent paste which can be used directly on the hook, or wrapped around a pellet or boilie. The powders can also be used as an addition to ground baits and stick mixes, as a coating for glugged baits or sprinkled directly onto such things as maggots to increase the attraction in the area. Finally, the phenomenally successful ‘squab’ has had a makeover; previously available only in 10mm size, the line has been expanded to include 14 & 18mm baits. The pillow like shape makes them extremely difﬁcult for wary ﬁsh to eject when hair rigged and they withstand the attention of nuisance ﬁsh very well. The new ‘Squabs’ are available in all ﬂavours across the Pallatrax range, so take a look at www. pallatrax.co.uk for more information. Next weekend (12/13th May) sees an exciting couple of days up at Ladybower Fisheries, as they host their open weekend and I’ll be popping in to take a look and see what is current in the local ﬂy angling scene. Owner David Smith has been in touch to invite me up, so after some discussions, we agreed to ask Gary Newman of Anglers Mail to attend for a session later in the month, and the resulting write up will be seen by thousands! I’m really looking forward to trying something out side of my ‘comfort zone’, ﬂy angling is something I would like to know more about to see how I can get it to ﬁt in with my coarse angling. I know many anglers ‘ﬂuff chuck’ for pike and carp too, and I’d love to give it a go! Make the effort to get up to see what is going on, with demonstrations by start ﬂy anglers and much more, it’s sure to be a grand day out. 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Of the others Hawkeyethenoo, Smarty Socks, Advanced, Dimension, Lightning Cloud, Firebeam, Tariq Too, Benanndonner and Emilio Largo can all have a case made for them. Bonnie Brae can therefore be no more than a hopeful choice in a very difﬁcult event. Haydock: 2.00 Pertemps Network Long Distance Handicap Hurdle, Class 2, 4yo+, 3m: Paul Nicholls’ American Trilogy gets a narrow vote over Donald McCain’s Tornado Bob in another very competitive race. However, lurking below in the possible runners, but needing another dozen above him to come out before getting a run, is Philip Hobbs’ Allthekingshorses who could possibly give them both a fright if getting into the race. Of the others Cucumber Run, American Spin, Cantlow, Ringaroses and Russian War are all capable of getting involved at the ﬁnish. 3.40 Pertemps Network Handicap Hurdle (registered as the Swinton), Grade 3, Class1, 4yo+, 2m: This renewal looks to be right up to the mark in this most open of races, which is often run at what looks to me to be a breakneck pace. Only 20 of the 42 entries will get a run and the vote goes to Donald McCain’s Red Merlin in a narrow verdict over Nicky Henderson’s Higgy’s Ragazzo and Evan Williams’Charm School – this one needs ﬁve to drop out to get a run. Lingﬁeld: 2.10 Betfred Mobile Chartwell Fillies’ Stakes, Group 3, Class 1, 3yo+, 7f: David Wachman’s Experience is the selection in the hope that she makes the journey over from Ireland. If she fails to show up it could hand the prize to Boastful, who won last time out. Dreamwriter, Marvada, Appealing, Intense Pink, Dysphonia and Abishena make up the shortlist. 2.40 Betfred “The Bonus King” Oaks Trial Stakes, Listed, 3yo Fillies, 1m3f 106yds: Cape Safari gets a reasonably conﬁdent shout for this one. Alan Bailey’s ﬁlly ran second last time out behind Easy Terms at Pontefract, but that race was run on heavy going in a decent time for the conditions and that run could just have put an edge on her in time for this. Aidan O’Brien is represented by Devotion, Twirl and Soon who may provide most opposition for the selection. Of the others Finity Run, Toptempo, Colima and Gifted Girl are all worthy of their places in the line-up. 3.10 Betfred Derby Trial Stakes, Group 3, 3yo Colts and Geldings, 1m 3f 106yds: Many of the top stables are represented here but I fancy a horse from a smaller outﬁt. Rae Guest’s Ed De Gas is an unbeaten horse and although he only won a conditions stakes race at Catterick last time he did so in a pleasing manner, scoring by twelve lengths in a decent time for the ground conditions. He looks to be highly progressive and to be destined for better things. He gets the vote ahead of Cavaleiro, Goldoni, Call To Battle, Tower Rock and Main Sequence (this latter one is also unbeaten however and could provide most danger to the selection). Selection summary: Chester suggestions: Wednesday: 1.35 All Fur Coat 2.05 Cubanita 2.35 Shubaat 3.05 Tax Free Thursday: 1.35 Absinthe 2.05 Questioning 2.35 Mickdaam 3.05 Boris Grigoriev Friday: 1.35 Kyllachy Star 2.05 Bonﬁre 2.35 Sea Moon 3.05 Ballesteros Saturday: Ascot: 2.20 Ibicenco 2.50 El Torbellino 3.25 Bonnie Brae Haydock: 2.00 American Trilogy 3.40 Red Merlin Lingﬁeld: 2.10 Experience 2.40 Cape Safari 3.10 Ed de Gas Good Luck! Sheffield United News & Views 2011/12 36 SHEFFIELD UNITED NEWS 2011/12 LAST DAY DRAW LEAVES BLADES IN THIRD MATCH REPORT www.sufc.co.uk The Blades recorded a last day draw, with ten men, and in the process took the points tally to 90 to secure a playoff spot. Alan Gow disputedly gave Exeter the lead before James Beattie was sent off in the ﬁrst half. The Blades hit back with goals from midﬁelders Lee Williamson and Kevin McDonald before Scot Bennett’s last gasp goal denied United maximum points. A total of 1,577 Blades, many in fancy dress as is tradition on the ﬁnal day, were in Exeter to see the game, whilst thousands more were at Bramall Lane to watch live pictures beamed back. Boss Wilson made three changes to the starting line-up at St James’ Park, which included a new front line in the form of Beattie and Cresswell. Flynn also started, whilst O’Halloran, Porter and Quinn dropped to the bench. Despite the Blades supporters making plenty of noise, Exeter were the quickest out of the blocks. Noble ﬁred over after good work from a throw-in, needlessly given away by the visiting defence, whilst on the break, after nine minutes, Nardiello’s shot was deﬂected onto the roof of the net by Collins. Williamson was the ﬁrst in the referee’s book, after a late lunge on Noble, who recovered to smash the subsequent freekick over the crossbar. United, though, began to assert some pressure on the home side and caused problems from the ﬁrst two corners. McDonald was unable to get enough power after Maguire had headed down the ﬁrst and Beattie’s glancing header from the second failed to ﬁnd the target. The next two opportunities, on 17 and 19 minutes, both fell to Williamson. His header, from a standing start, was comfortable for goalkeeper Krysiak, who then came through the back of Cresswell as the rebound fell to Williamson, whose shot was blocked by a defender. It had been a good period for United but disaster struck on 24 minutes when the home side grabbed the lead. Whilst players and fans appealed for offside, GOW, from a position wide on the left, hit a ﬁrst-time curler beyond the despairing dive of Simonsen. Next, Nardiello’s shot from the left was deﬂected wide by the studs of Williamson, whilst United hit back with two efforts that were straight at Krysiak - Maguire’s header from a corner and Williamson’s left-footer. But further problems were to follow for the Blades when Beattie was sent off for the second time this season, his foul on Dunne adjudged to be a red card offence by referee Linington. Doyle was also booked for protesting as Beattie trudged down the tunnel. However, after recovering composure, the ten men levelled with the next chance, which arrived on 44 minutes. McDonald’s crossﬁeld pass paved the way and Lowton whipped in a cross from the right, which WILLIAMSON diverted past Krysiak. Before the break Exeter’s Dunne and United’s Simonsen were both booked as the referee took his card count to ﬁve, whilst soon after the interval Mr Linington was pointing back to the centre spot as the Blades took the lead. The ﬁrst action of the second half saw United win a throw on the left, deep into Exeter’s half, and from Taylor’s delivery, the ball was fed back to McDONALD, who, from the edge of the box, saw his shot deﬂected beyond Krysiak’s left hand. Not disappointingly as far as United were concerned, the goalmouth action somewhat curtailed with only Nardiello’s shot being blocked by the head of Collins the only noteworthy chance. Exeter used all three of their substitutes, whilst Porter replacing Cresswell at the midway point was Wilson’s ﬁrst change. Maguire was the next to block from Nardiello, whilst United’s next chance, on 78 minutes was a Collins header from a corner by Williamson - in the aftermath of Krysiak’s save, he bowled out to a defender, which was cut out by McDonald, but the midﬁelder was unable to convert. Quinn and Hill replaced Flynn and Williamson in the ﬁnal ten minutes and Exeter pressed for a leveller, with Simonsen forced to have two bites before collecting Noble’s long-range effort. Three minutes of added time saw Porter strike the bottom of a Stevenage post after getting past Archibald-Henville and Duffy, before the Blades were denied victory with a goal with the last signiﬁcant touch. A cross from the right was well met by Nardiello, who forced Simonsen into a fantastic save, but BENNETT was ideally placed to nod home the rebound. There was just time for the Blades to restart before the referee signalled the end of the regular season. Exeter: Krysiak, Tully, Jones, Dunne (Bennett 47), Archibald-Henville, Sercombe, Noble, Nardiello, O’Flynn (Bauza 67), Baldwin (Duffy 66), Gow. Unused: Pidgeley, Fortune. Blades: Simonsen, Lowton, Doyle, Beattie, Flynn (Quinn 81), Williamson (Hill 85), Collins, Taylor, Cresswell (Porter 67), Maguire, McDonald. Unused: Howard, O’Halloran. TICKET DETAILS SUFC NEWS www.sufc.co.uk The Blades are once again hoping to ﬁll Bramall Lane for the second leg of the play off semi-ﬁnal. Category C prices, which enables an adult to watch the game from as little as £13, will be in operation. This game is a Category C ﬁxture, with tickets priced from just £13 Adults, £10 Concessions and £7 under 16s. Tickets can be purchased in person, over the telephone on 0871 995 1889 or online at www.sufc.talent-sport.co.uk To claim your season ticket seat online simply click on the ‘Tickets’ tab and ‘My reserved cup tickets’. Your seat will then automatically appear in your shopping basket. 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TALBOT UPHOLSTERY 6 Southey Hill, Shef�ield, S5 8BD Telephone: 0114 2321839 GOOD LUCK TO THE BLADES LARGE SHOWROOM TRADE WELCOME OPENING TIMES: day 9:00 - 1:30pm Mon to Fri 8:00am - 4:00pm | Satur SUSAN BELL INTERNATIONAL IRV CLA OYANT, SPIRITUALIST & MEDIUM TO BOOK THIS FABULOUS MEDIUM CALL 07871744757 www.suebell-medium.co.uk MORNINGSIDE CATTERY Luxury Heated Cattery Open All Year Diets Catered for cial Spe Cat Insurance if required Breeders of Birmans Season 2011/12 August Sat 6 Tue 9 Sat 13 Tue 16 Sat 20 Sat 27 15:00 19:30 15:00 19:45 15:00 13:00 A A H H A A Oldham Hartlepool Brentford Walsall Tranmere Yeovil Town 0-2 1-1 2-0 3-2 2-2 0-1 September Sat 3 15:00 Sat 10 15:00 Tue 13 19:45 Sat 17 15:00 Sat 24 15:00 H A H H A Bury Scunthorpe Hudders. 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The Owls went into the game knowing that a win would be enough to guarantee second tier football next term and did the necessary with a 2-0 win over Wycombe. Goals either side of half time from Michail Antonio and Nile Ranger settled a contest that the home side had largely bossed from the ﬁrst minute. The game brings a conclusion to what has been a remarkable season for Wednesday and in particular, manager Dave Jones, who has steered his side to ten wins from his 12 games in charge. The stage was set for the Owls’ biggest game of the season with over 37,000 Wednesdayites packed into Hillsborough occupying all four stands. The noise was deafening as the players emerged from the tunnel, with the crowd making a fantastic atmosphere in S6. When the game got underway, Louis Laing had to be alert to clear from a dangerous Antonio centre after ﬁve minutes before Miguel Llera made an important block from Stuart Beavon moments later. Antonio had made a good start to match, as he saw a smart strike from the edge of the area deﬂected out for a corner before Mark Beevers headed the resulting ﬂag kick just over the crossbar. Wednesday were beginning to assert their authority on the game and Antonio darted into the area before pulling back for Jose Semedo, who blasted over the Leppings Lane goal. Then came a double chance for Llera who was denied twice by two outstanding saves from Wycombe keeper Nikki Bull. First Bull managed to tip Llera’s strike from inside the box out for a corner before expertly guiding the ball over from the defender’s headed attempt. Having bossed most of the opening 25 minutes, the breakthrough ﬁnally came for the Owls. Antonio managed to proﬁt from a loose ball from 25 yards and used his electric pace to ghost past two defenders before applying the ﬁnish touch over Bull and into the net. That goal sparked joyous scenes at Hillsborough with all four stands bouncing in appreciation of what had been an encouraging opening to such a huge game. The Owls continued to ask the majority of the questions with little in reply from Wycombe. An offside ﬂag then denied Ranger from doubling Wednesday’s lead as the on-loan striker tapped home the rebound from an Antonio hit. Keith Treacy’s strike ﬂashed just wide of the target before the referee brought an end to the opening period. And Wednesday made the perfect start to the second half and went 2-0 ahead through Ranger. A superb delivery from Chris Lines right into the heart of the area picked out Ranger, who nodded home into the bottom corner - putting Wednesday well ahead in the race for automatic promotion. Gary Doherty then made a key block from Ranger, who would have almost certainly have doubled his own personal tally as Wycombe struggled to deal with the Owls’ attacking talent. Matt Bloomﬁeld saw a snaphot sail wide in a rare Wanderers attack before Laing came to the visitors’ rescue at the other end, clearing Gary Madine’s header off the line. As time ticked down, Llera almost added a third but was thwarted by another superb save from Bull. And when the referee blew the full time whistle, it was scenes of sheer joy at Hillsborough with the Owls’ place in the Championship conﬁrmed for the 2012-13 campaign. Owls: Bywater, Buxton, Batth, Llera, Beevers, Antonio, Semedo, Lines, Treacy (J Johnson 79), Madine, Ranger (Lowe 88) Unused substitutes: Weaver, R Jones, Prutton JONES DELIGHTED AT PROMOTION GAFFERS REACTION www.swfc.co.uk Dave Jones has hailed the players, the chairman and the fans following the Owls’ promotion to the Championship. Wednesday beat Wycombe 2-0 at Hillsborough to secure the second automatic slot to send a 38,000 strong crowd into delirium. And the success of Jones’ impact will be etched in S6 history after nine wins and two draws guided the Owls over the line. He said: “This is the reward for everyone at this football club. The players have been magniﬁcent, they have listened to everything we have told them and this is their time, it is their day. “They deserve it, they really do. “And those fans out there are just incredible. They were superb today, as they have been since I arrived here. “I have been at a few clubs in my time and believe me, those supporters are right up there with the best. “And I absolutely delighted for the chairman. He has put everything into this club and now he has his reward. “He’s had some difﬁcult decisions to make and he took some stick from a small section but he rode the storm. “This is his football club, it is now promoted and I couldn’t be any happier for him. I have so much time for him.” Performance-wise, Jones said all that mattered to him was the result after the Owls turned in a thoroughly professional performance at Hillsborough. He said: “The performance? I can’t remember how we played! No, all that mattered was the result and we got it. “I won’t single any player out because they have all been just magniﬁcent. We will get them all back on Wednesday before I close the place down for the summer. “But I will sit down with the chairman and we will talk about next season. I am ambitious, he is ambitious and this club is ambitious. “There is no reason why we can’t go all the way.” WORKSOP SURFACING Highest Standards for: Residential Driveways - Paths - Patios and Walkways. Anti Slip Pedestrian Areas - Car Parks - Play Grounds. Hard standing (Cars) - Disabled Ramps. Commercial and Home - Curbing and Tarmac. Slab Laying - Resin Bonded Chipping Smooth surfaces - All Brickwork. 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