• Sheffield has been shortlisted to host the Great Exhibition of the North

    29 July 2016

    Picture courtesy Human Studio/University of Sheffield

    Sheffield has been shortlisted to host the Great Exhibition of the North in Summer 2018.

    Nine bids were submitted on the 30 June and four towns and cities have been selected to go through to the next stage by the Great Exhibition Board, that has representatives from the arts, culture and design sectors, and is chaired by Sir Gary Verity CEO of Welcome to Yorkshire.

  • First phase of Sheffield Retail Quarter given the go ahead

    26 July 2016

    The £480 million retail development in the heart of Sheffield is set to transform the city centre with new shops, restaurants, cafes and bars. The development, along with a landscaped public space designed to join the SRQ up with existing vibrant shopping areas, will transform the experience of visitors and workers in the city.

  • The Round Sheffield Run in all its glory

    26 July 2016

    Sheffield running event’s company Kandoo Events, has released a video capturing last month’s Round Sheffield Run https://vimeo.com/173294567.

  • Thirty new jobs created in Sheffield’s manufacturing sector

    25 July 2016

    Photo: David Birch, Managing Director, at Advanced Engineering Techniques factory based in Halfway

    Thirty new jobs have been created in Sheffield’s manufacturing sector following a grant from Sheffield City Region.

  • Where there’s muck… City firm cleaning up millions sets sights on creating local jobs

    25 July 2016

    Picture caption: Cleaning dream team… Unita Maintain Ltd director Lee Summerscales, MD John Chidlaw and director Emma Chidlaw

    It’s a dirty job, John Chidlaw and his team are doing it - and are on target to turnover £6million in only their fourth year of trading.


    21 July 2016

    Following their return from a visit to Sheffield’s sister city of Chengdu in China, the Leader and Deputy Leader of Sheffield City Council are today announcing a 60 year partnership agreement with Sichuan Guodong Construction Group, one of the largest companies in Sichuan Province, and worth over one billion pounds.

  • 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.

  • White Knuckle Thrills in Sheffield City Centre

    07 July 2016

    This weekend Sheffield welcomes 80 competitors to The British Bouldering Championship (BBC) in the heart of The Outdoor City. Headlining Sheffield’s major outdoor festival, Cliffhanger, the BBC is a not-to-be-missed spectator event whether you have a passion for climbing or just love the white knuckle thrills of a live competition. Expected to attract crowds of over 6000 to Devonshire Green over Saturday 9 July and Sunday 10 July, this is the first time the BBC has been hosted in Sheffield city centre and is free to watch.

  • The Flat White Has Landed in Sheffield Business Park

    05 July 2016

    Photo caption: Sheffield Business Park Business Manager Dawn Kennedy-Burns (second from right) with staff at the new Costa which has opened at Sheffield Business Centre.

  • Have your say on powers for region

    05 July 2016

    A major consultation drive is being launched across the Sheffield City Region to ask all residents and businesses how the new powers the area will get under devolution should be used.

  • Born in Sheffield - Bred in Sheffield - Made in Sheffield

    24 June 2016

    Gurgl, an innovative marketing and sales platform engineered by Sheffield digital agency, Switchstance, has gained International acclaim by achieving the prestigious ‘Made in Sheffield’ mark. Gurgl joins an elite list of only four software products to be awarded the world renowned mark of quality.