• BROOK FORCED OUT OF CHAVES CLASH

    16 October 2015

    Kell Brook has been forced out of his IBF World Welterweight title clash with Diego Chaves at the Sheffield Arena on Saturday October 24 after sustaining a rib injury in sparring.

    Brook was set to make the third defence of his belt against the dangerous Argentine, but having spent time in hospital with the injury and taking the advice of medical experts following scans, the Sheffield star will now look to face Chaves later in the year.

  • The Outdoor City website goes live...

    15 October 2015

    Love city life? Love the outdoors?  Think Sheffield...  The Outdoor City 

    Written and produced by Sheffield walkers, runners, climbers, cyclists and mountain bikers -including Sheffield legends such as Steve Peat and Steve McClure - the website captures the very latest goings-on from those who love the outdoors for those who love the outdoors.

    Bursting with trails, routes, guide information, signposts to travel and hospitality information plus recommendations from people in-the-know, The Outdoor City website is for the enjoyment of anyone planning a city break with a twist, indulging a passion for the outdoors or even taking their first steps into the adventure playground on their doorstep. 

  • Steel City Beer Festival returns to Kelham Island

    07 October 2015

    After a successful festival last year at Kelham Island, the 41st Steel City Beer Festival returns to Sheffield's "Valley of Beer".

  • The most varied celebration of Classical Music Sheffield has ever seen

    01 October 2015

    This October Sheffield’s choirs, ensembles, orchestras and instrumentalists come together in the first ever Classical Sheffield Festival of Music.

  • Eat Sheffield finalists announced

    28 September 2015

    The public votes have been counted and the 2015 Eat Sheffield Awards finalists have been announced.    Whether your taste buds are tickled by independent Sheffield brands or a taste of something created in a Gastro pub, the nominations highlight the distinctive and the diverse.

  • Yorkshire Cosplay Con 2016 - 11th & 12th June 2016

    24 September 2015

    Start planning for next Summer.  Why not join the thousands of Anime, Cosplay, Comic Book, Sci-Fi and Video Gaming fans, as they embark on the ultimate, fun-packed weekend out at the Sheffield Arena Sturday 11th & Sunday 12th June 2016. 

  • Baby Meerkat at the Tropical Butterfly House, Wildlife & Falconry Centre

    23 September 2015

    Stumpy the Meerkat and Mrs Meerkat have always been very popular residents of the Tropical Butterfly House, Wildlife & Falconry Centre near Sheffield, and staff are thrilled to announce that they have produced a baby meerkat.

     

  • Brocco on the Park scoops national hotel award

    22 September 2015

    Brocco on the Park boutique hotel and neighbourhood kitchen at Hunters Bar has won a coveted Sawday’s British Hotel award for Favourite Newcomer.

  • Sheffield celebrates the 24th year of Off the Shelf Festival

    17 September 2015

    Sheffield’s Crucible theatre played host once again for the launch of this years Off the Shelf

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

    18 August 2015

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

  • Sheffield Parks officially amongst the Best in the UK

    30 July 2015

    National acclaim for outstanding parks in The Outdoor City