• Sheffield Walking Festival salutes historic trespass

    07 September 2016

    On Sunday 18 September, Sheffield Walking Festival will retrace the historic footsteps of the Abbey Brook Mass Trespass, exactly 84 years to the day.

  • Celebrate National Grandparents Day at the Tropical Butterfly House

    06 September 2016

    It's Grandparents day this Sunday, 11th September 2016.
    To celebrate, the Tropical Butterfly House, Wildlife & Falconry Centre near Sheffield are giving grandparents free entry*!

  • Sheffield gets its own emoji app

    06 September 2016

    The app, called Sheffmoji, is packed full of 100+ emoji stickers of landmarks, local phrases, food and famous faces.

  • New gallery at Weston Park

    05 September 2016

    Brand new gallery at Weston Park showcases Sheffield’s archaeological treasures.

  • Sheffield Heritage Open Days Booklet Launch

    26 August 2016

    The Launch of the Sheffield Heritage Open Days booklet took place at the Famous Sheffield Shop in Ecclesall Road, on Wednesday 24th August at 6.30pm, entertained by the Handbell Ringers of Knowle Top Chapel, Stannington. The Deputy Lord Mayor, Councillor Anne Murphy spoke about the importance of local people being committed to land and buildings which help to tell the story of this City and to preserve the evidence of the crafts and skills for which it is famous.

  • Sheffield is Best Value in UK for Bank Holiday City Break

    16 August 2016

    TripAdvisor’s TripIndex reveals the price of a three-night break in 20 most popular UK cities over the August bank holiday weekend

    Sheffield offers the best value UK city break over the August bank holiday weekend, according to TripIndex UK Cities, an annual cost comparison study by the travel and booking site, TripAdvisor.

  • Sheffield’s Celebration of Sport

    18 July 2016

    A glittering gala dinner at the home of Sheffield’s Olympic and world champions will celebrate the city’s past, present and future sporting success.

  • New look for high-octane festival as Cliffhanger returns for 10th year

    01 July 2016

    It’s the high-energy festival of all things climbing, biking, running and more. And now, as Cliffhanger marks its 10th anniversary, the festival – which climaxes with the BMC British Bouldering Championships - is set to move into the heart of The Outdoor City, and transform Sheffield city centre itself into an adventure playground.

  • The UK’s biggest inner-city music festival: Tramlines 2016

    29 June 2016

    Tramlines, the UK’s biggest inner-city music festival, returns for an eighth year on Friday 22 July and runs until Sunday 24 July, with a bigger and better music programme than ever before.

  • World-first programme will get Sheffield on the move

    06 June 2016

    A world-first physical activity programme has been launched in Sheffield aiming to get 50,000 people in the city on the move in the run up to the Rio Olympics this summer.

  • Sheffield Makers Shop Launch Party

    24 May 2016

    Sheffield Makers Shop to throw launch party celebrating the City’s creative talent.