Experience Sheffield City Centre: An Independent Guide

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Sheffield’s welcoming centre, where its main galleries, theatres, library and offices gather among beauty spots, striking architecture and public gardens.

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Contents 1 Welcome 3 City of Makers 21 City of Music 37 City of Beer 51 City of Charity 59 City of Learning 71 Visit 109 Eat & Drink 141 Shop 165 Work 186 Sheffield BID 188 Getting to/around Sheffield

Welcome Stroll through the heart of Sheffield and you’ll discover treasures unlike any you’ll find in other cities. In one corner of the city centre you’ll find charming independent shops and boutiques with bags of style. In another, a trail of galleries will fill you with inspiration, while heirs to Sheffield’s proud tradition of making are busy in the background. A series of characterful coffee shops will see you through the daytime and, as evening sets in, the cosy pubs of the country’s beer capital lie in wait. Running between them all are streets coloured by the work of the best street artists around. Spirits are high in the city centre all year round, as students revel and relax, festival-goers saunter between stages, and locals make the most of all their hometown has to offer. This book is the second edition of Experience Sheffield, a showcase of all that’s unique and independent in Sheffield city centre, created by Sheffield BID. It shares stories from the city’s makers and doers – like a festival director who finds inspiration in the city’s creative spirit, the owners of a shop at the heart of Sheffield’s beer-loving community, and a young artist who recently set up his own gallery. Experience Sheffield. Cultural Sheffield, green Sheffield, lively Sheffield, creative Sheffield. A friendly city of makers and music, of beer, of hard workers, and of sanctuary.

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CITY OF MAKERS Sheffield is known far and wide as a city of steel. Cutlery and tool making is in its blood, and it’s down to the city’s heritage of metalwork that “Made in Sheffield” is an official, globally recognised brand. A number of manufacturers working with steel are still going strong across the city – many of them have specialised and adapted, and continue to be pioneers in their field into the 21st century. Today, though, the city turns out metal plus a whole lot more. Sheffield city centre is now a welcoming and inspiring home for a diverse and innovative array of makers, who produce everything from music, film and theatre to jewellery, video games, advanced technology and digital art. Much of this creativity and innovation happens in the many studios and workshops that cluster around the Cultural Industries Quarter. With a lineage that can be traced back to the little mesters, the buffer lasses and the discovery of stainless steel, 21st century Sheffield remains a proud city of makers.

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STEFAN & TARA TOBLER – AND OTHER STORIES What excites you most about working in book publishing? The feeling you get – and it’s a rare feeling – when you open the first few pages of a manuscript and are hit in the face with a real voice. A voice so authentic and so powerful it feels created ex nihilo, like it’s always been there, like it will endure forever, unchangeably itself. That’s when your jaw drops and your eyes water and you remember why publishing is worth it – ‘it’ being all those spreadsheets. Why do you think print books enjoy enduring popularity, despite the continued rise of digital publishing? We all spend so much time looking at screens nowadays that people appreciate a chance to lose themselves in a tactile place, unplugged. No interruptions from news feeds and ads. Sounds almost too good to be true, doesn’t it? Where’s your favourite place in Sheffield? We have so many! The ancient Ecclesall Woods and the Discovery Centre, Abbeydale Road including Mr Pickles for an eye-opening wealth of local food, the Showroom Cinema and definitely the city’s art galleries and museums.


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The Art House

The Art House

Bloc Studios

Just off Division Street in the city centre, The Art House is driven by the belief that natural creativity can be unlocked in anyone, given time, tuition and the right environment. It offers workshops and taster sessions for all ages on everything from pottery to perfumery to painting, and is a great place to have a cup of tea while looking at art.

Bloc is an old knife workshop turned creative hub located in Sheffield’s Cultural Industries Quarter. Four art college graduates set up the studios in 1996, when there was a shortage of affordable studio facilities in the city. Bloc Studios is home to 65 artists, while the connected Bloc Projects gallery regularly hosts contemporary art exhibitions.

8 Backfields, S1 4HJ / 0114 272 3970 arthousesheffield.co.uk

198 Arundel Street, S1 4RE / 0114 275 5525 blocstudios.co.uk

Sheffield Makers Shop Sheffield Makers began as a Christmas pop-up shop in 2015. After a successful season, it took over a unit in the beautiful Winter Garden (p96) at the heart of the city. The shop is filled with everything from photography to pottery, screen printed textiles to woodcrafts – made by an ever growing list of Sheffield’s independent creators and designers.


90 Surrey Street, S1 2LH sheffieldmakersshop.com 6


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Yorkshire Artspace Yorkshire Artspace is one of the country’s largest studio networks. A team of art graduates established the artspace in 1977 and since then it’s grown to fill three sites in Sheffield with over 170 artists and makers. Persistence Works is a purposebuilt, award-winning complex in the city centre, while Exchange Place Studios is a beautifully converted art deco building at nearby Castlegate, and Manor Oaks is an eco-designed space just outside the city centre. Artists at all three sites open their doors to the public each November for an Open Studios weekend.

21 Brown Street, S1 2BS / 0114 276 1769 artspace.org.uk Meet some of the artists from yorkshire artspace overleaf

Yorkshire Artspace

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Image courtesy of Our Favourite Places

Neil Woodall

Jo Peel

Printmaker Neil Woodall has been creating etchings and woodcuts for almost three decades. He’s an expert in the increasingly rare printing technique known as aquatint, which results in beautiful prints that resemble watercolour paintings. Look out for Neil’s etched stainless steel pieces of public art from the mid-90s on Grinders Hill, between Site Gallery and The Workstation.

Jo Peel is a painter both of and on urban landscapes. She’s inspired by cities – their people, their architecture, their developments – and her work can often be found covering walls in Sheffield and beyond. You’ll find one of her distinctive murals, created during Feature Walls, in the Wellington Street car park, and some of her prints are on sales at APG Works (see p10).

Yorkshire Artspace: Persistence Works, 21 Brown Street, S1 2BS neilwoodall.co.uk

Yorkshire Artspace: Persistence Works, 21 Brown Street, S1 2BS jopeel.com


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Penny Withers

Image courtesy of Our Favourite Places

In her lovely, light-filled Persistence Works studio, Penny Withers works away on a range of charming ceramics in all shapes and sizes – from fluid, decorative vases to practical pottery inspired by archeological finds at Sheffield’s Manor Lodge. Her weekly classes are often fully booked, but look out for an opening if you’re keen to take to the pottery wheel yourself.

Image courtesy of Jo Peel

Yorkshire Artspace: Persistence Works, 21 Brown Street, S1 2BS pennywithersceramics.co.uk

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APG Works Specialist cutlery craftspeople, known as little mesters and buffer girls, once filled small workshops much like the one now occupied by APG Works. Today, the trade that’s plied in this building is no longer metal, though it’s just as specialised. Established by Rupert Wood, APG Works is a screen printing and framing studio. As well as offering printing and framing services, APG also showcases artists and sells work by some of the artists it works with – who, in the past, have included Kid Acne, Phlegm, Boards of Canada, The Designers Republic, Emily Forgot and Tado. Visit the gallery to browse its wares – and to take a peek at a well-preserved building filled with historical charm.

16-20 Sidney Street, S1 4RH / 0114 263 4493 apgworks.co.uk


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Image by Hugo Glendinning, courtesy of Forced Entertainment

Forced Entertainment

Forced Entertainment


Since 1984, the six artists that make up Forced Entertainment have, from their base in Sheffield, created ground-breaking provocative theatre pieces that have been toured and presented across the UK, Europe, and the rest of the world. The group have sustained a unique collaborative practice for more than thirty years, producing work that explores and often explodes the conventions of genre, narrative and theatre itself, drawing influence not just from drama but from dance, performance art, music culture and popular forms such as cabaret and stand-up.

Artistic director Dawn Walton founded theatre company Eclipse in 2010, with the aim of creating a more diverse theatrical landscape in the UK. Since then it’s become, according to The Guardian, “one of the UK’s foremost black-led theatre companies”. Eclipse brings overlooked plays to the stage – like A Raisin in the Sun, which it premiered at the Crucible in 2016 and toured around the country – and also creates new black British stories to enrich the canon.

The Workstation, 15 Paternoster Row, S1 2BX / 0114 279 8977 forcedentertainment.com

The Workstation, 15 Paternoster Row, S1 2BX / 0114 312 2249 eclipsetheatre.org.uk

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Universal Everything Founded by Matt Pyke in 2004, Universal Everything (UE) is a digital art and design studio that’s collaborated with the likes of Apple, Google, MTV, Nike, Radiohead, and Vice Media. UE are innovators in moving image, creating multi-sensory installations that combine video, sound, light, architecture and interaction. Based in Sheffield’s contemporary art gallery, Site (see page 76) UE are in demand across the globe, and they’ve created exhibitions and installations in London, New York, Tokyo and Sydney.

Site Gallery, 1 Brown Street, S1 2BS universaleverything.com



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Images courtesy of Universal Everything

Boneloaf Also based at Site Gallery, Boneloaf is a small independent video game studio set up by brothers James, Jon and Michael Brown. The studio released its first commercial multiplayer game, Gang Beasts, on Playstation 4 in 2017. Before the Playstation release, Gang Beasts was available on Windows, Mac OS X, Linux and Steam OS as an Steam Early Access game and as an Oculus Early Access game for the Oculus Rift headset. Boneloaf won the 2016 Gamer’s Voice Award in the Multiplayer category at SXSW in Austin Texas.

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Ernest Wright and Son Limited Ernest Wright and Son has been hand-making the finest quality scissors and shears for well over a hundred years in Sheffield, the birthplace of stainless steel. The company, as well as its tools and skills, has passed down through five generations and in 2014 Ernest Wright & Son was the subject of The Putter, a short film by Shaun Bloodworth, which saw a resurgence of awareness of and interest in the company and brought orders flooding in from around the world.

58 Broad Lane, S1 4BT / 0114 273 9977 ernestwright.co.uk Ernest Wright and Son

Ernest Wright and Son


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Image courtesy of The Company of Cutlers in Hallamshire

The Company of Cutlers in Hallamshire

The Company of Cutlers in Hallamshire The Company of Cutlers has played a central role in Sheffield’s cutlery and steel manufacturing for almost four centuries years. Today, it’s made up of 400 representatives of manufacturing in the city, and is overseen by an annually elected Master Cutler. It’s responsible for supporting and promoting manufacturing in the region, and ensuring the “Made in Sheffield” brand continues to be associated with high quality products. As well as upholding the city’s proud heritage, the Company also hires out the beautiful Cutlers’ Hall for a variety of events.

Church Street, S1 1HG / 0114 272 8456 cutlers-hallamshire.org.uk

Pryor Marking Technology In 1849 William Pryor bought a mark-making business in Sheffield, where his son Edward was an apprentice. The company went on to become internationally renowned for its work engraving and permanently marking parts and components. Pryor continues to lead the way in 21st century identification technologies.

Egerton Street, S1 4JX / 0114 276 6044 pryormarking.com

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Syd & Mallory

Syd & Mallory Stocked with hand-made and hand-printed clothing, infused with elements of grunge, folk and punk, Syd & Mallory is a great high street alternative for finding modern and stylish clothing. Using vintage styles with modern fabrics and contemporary styles with vintage fabrics, this store offers shoppers a clothing range which is both original and individual.

158 Devonshire Street, S3 7SG / 0114 270 6482 sydandmallory.com Read our interview with Kirsteen and Lucy from Syd & Mallory on page 143


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谢菲尔德是一座广为人知的钢铁城 市。 餐具和工具制造的基因早已融入了这 座城市的血脉之中,金属加工也深深 扎根于此,“谢菲尔德制造”是一个 全球认可的品牌。



近四个世纪以来,莱姆郡的卡特勒公司(Cutlers)在支持和 促进谢菲尔德餐具和钢铁制造业方面一直发挥着核心作用。 今天,该公司由全市的400名制造业从业者组成,由每年评 选出的刀具大师把关品质。 除了传承这项传统外,该公司还对外租赁位于市中心、布局 精美的Cutlers’Hall,以举办各项活动。 许多实力强大的钢厂依然活跃在这座城市中,其中不少制造 商经历了专业化和适应性的发展,进入21世纪后继续担当各 自领域的先驱角色。 例如,欧内斯特·赖特父子公司(Ernest Wright and Son) 在不锈钢的发明地——谢菲尔德手工制作质量最上乘的剪 刀,至今已有一百多年的历史。 该公司及其工具和技艺已经传承了五代人,目前的订单来自 世界各地。 还有像普赖尔标记技术(PMT)之类的公司,这家公司始创 于1849年,时至今日仍然处于标记技术的前沿。 然而,如今这座城市的创造远不止于金属加工产品。



谢菲尔德市中心现已蜕变成一个深受多元化的创意人士亲睐 的大本营,创作的产品包罗万象,囊括音乐、电影和戏剧、 珠宝、视频游戏、先进技术和数字艺术等等。 这些创意和创新大部分诞生于文化产业区周边遍布的众多工 作室和工作坊。 文化产业区是约克郡艺术空间的所在地,大约有80位艺术家 和制作人在专业工作室里辛勤创作。在一年一度的工作室开 放周末,您可以前往他们的工作室与其面对面交流。 Bloc工作室也值得一提,这里曾经是一座工厂,现已摇身一 变成为了各类艺术家的创作基地。 数字设计工作室Universal Everything和视频游戏开发商 Boneloaf等也落户于市中心的创新区。



在路过冬园(Winter Garden)的谢菲尔德工匠商店 (SMS)时,您不妨挑选些由这座城市创意社区精心创造的 商品。 如果您对新技艺更感兴趣,则不妨探访艺术之家(The Art House)的工作室之一。 作为不锈钢的发明地和拥有小坊大匠辉煌历史的城市,21世 纪的谢菲尔德是一座自豪的创造之城。



CITY OF MUSIC Whether it’s smooth jazz in a cosy wine bar, local rockers in a lively pub or a big name gracing the City Hall stage, you’ll easily find great live music any night of the week in Sheffield city centre. Sheffield has long been associated with electronic music, since the likes of The Human League found international fame for their synthpop singles and hairdos in the 1980s. Today, the city has a rich reputation for varied musical exports – from Britpoppers Pulp, with their hip-twirling frontman Jarvis Cocker, to dance poppers Moloko to quiff-haired crooner Richard Hawley to current arenafillers like the Arctic Monkeys and Bring Me the Horizon. And they’re just the ones who’ve hit the mainstream. According to a 2015 report, there are 465 bands in the city, who have access to 65 recording studios and 70 dedicated music venues. Go out and give them a listen.

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JO WINGATE – SENSORIA What do you like best about being based in Sheffield? I like the independent spirit of the place. I like that people are willing to pursue their passions. I love our seven hills and the fact that you can sit or walk in so many spots and get a sense of perspective. I’m from Sheffield and cut my teeth going to gigs here, so I’ve always known a super-interesting music scene and Sensoria was originally set up to celebrate and help profile the creative talent in our city. Why do you think Sheffield is such a hotbed for festivals? There is no shortage of talent to celebrate and festivals are an excellent way to do so, it’s a way of profiling the city without being a ‘hard sell’ which Sheffielders have never been great at. With festivals it’s all about the content so it’s easy to ‘show’ rather than ‘tell’. What’s been your highlight from Sensoria over the years? This is almost impossible to answer but each year there are little moments that make it all worthwhile. Seeing a little girl on stage after the Hannah Peel gig with Daisy, the drummer, letting her try out drumming and handing over some drumsticks for her to keep. Seeing people connect for the first time and become lifelong friends. Seeing commissioned musicians get recognition for their work and seeing our volunteers move onto new ventures. We’ve thrown open the doors to many a venue for the first time after years of closure including Abbeydale Picture House and of course, Castle House, both venues now look forward to ongoing use. But sometimes it’s the unexpected stuff that keeps you trucking on.

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Sheffield Makes Music Sheffield Makes Music is a 24 hour showcase of Sheffield’s rich musical tradition. Supported by the University Of Sheffield and Sheffield BID, the event has become one of the highlights of the city’s cultural calendar, and in 2018 it will surprise you somewhere, sometime around September. Expect musicians of all denominations performing at various locations around the city from dawn till dusk. Some performances will be in established music venues, others will form magical moments of amazing sounds in unexpected places. Our city breeds everything from Opera to Omnichord solo’s, Hip Hop to Harmonicas, Folk to Fanfares, Brass to Beethoven. We have music on trams, on trains, in shops, bars and coffee shops, outdoors, indoors, soloists, choirs, drummers, Indie bands, acoustic bands, famous bands, just starting out bands, electronic, unplugged, quiet, loud, music to dance to, music to sit still to, electronica, avant garde, brass, strings….. Someone somewhere once said there’s more people per head of population making music in Sheffield than anywhere else in the country. We don’t know who it was, or even if they said it but we’d be prepared to bet it’s the truth.


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Sheffield Makes Music images by Chris Saunders

Image courtesy of Music in the Round

Music in the Round Music in the Round is here to make classical music accessible to all. It hosts top-notch chamber music concerts in the intimate Crucible Studio, often featuring MITR’s resident group Ensemble 360, and puts on an international classical festival each May. First-timers and those under 35 can get £5 tickets, while some events are even ticketed on a “pay-what-youwant” basis. There are plenty of workshops and concerts to keep children and families entertained too.



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Sensoria Each autumn, Sensoria takes over some of the city’s more unique and atmospheric venues for a festival of film, music and digital. Now approaching its 11th edition, the Sensoria programme has included live soundtracks, drive-in cinemas and outdoors screenings, multi-venue gigs, SynthFest UK and audiovisual installations. The festival also hosts SensoriaPro Industry Day. It’s anyone’s guess what this ever innovative festival will do next.

sensoria.org.uk Read our interview with Jo from sensoria on page 23

Tramlines Tramlines is the liveliest weekend of the year in Sheffield. The three-day music festival takes place in 2018 at its new home in Hillsborough Park and will feature four stages of world class music, art, comedy and performance. And the fun doesn’t end there, with official after-parties keeping people dancing into the early hours at venues including the O2 Academy and The Leadmill. The Fringe at Tramlines also sees bars and pubs in the city centre put on their own line-ups of local acts, together creating a diverse celebration of music.

tramlines.org.uk for more city centre festivals see page 92


Image courtesy of Tramlines


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Bungalows and Bears A fire station turned bar and music venue, Bungalows and Bears is right in the heart of the Devonshire Quarter. Gigs here tend to include up and coming indie rock acts from across the UK and US. And Bungalows also serves a delicious pre-band burger.

50 Division Street, S1 4GF / 0114 279 2901 bungalowsandbears.com

The Washington A music pub on the edge of the Devonshire Quarter, The Washington regularly puts on gigs from some of the finest bands on the Sheffield circuit. And if you head here at the weekend, you’re guaranteed a lively night. Take your pick from a cosy corner or the dancefloor – in the latter, the resident DJs will keep you on your feet until 3am, spinning anything from Blondie to The Prodigy to Dolly Parton.

79 Fitzwilliam Street, S1 4JP / 0114 276 1960 washingtonsheffield.com

Frog and Parrot For a long time, this student-friendly boozer has been a Devonshire Quarter favourite. On Saturday nights, the Frog and Parrot tends to host specialist DJs, spinning anything from Motown and northern soul to ska and reggae. The pub also regularly hosts free gigs by local talent – good luck getting a seat during its packed Tramlines fringe weekender.

94 Division Street, S1 4GF / 0114 272 1280 frogandparrot-sheffield.co.uk

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The Leadmill The Leadmill is an icon of independent music in Sheffield, having been at the centre of the city’s music scene for three decades. The 80s brought everything from post punk to the Culture Club to the venue. In the 90s it was Britpoppers Oasis, The Verve, Elastica and Suede, and the grungier likes of Babes in Toyland and Mudhoney. Then in the 00s, it was time for The Strokes, The White Stripes, Yeah Yeah Yeahs, and – of course – Arctic Monkeys to take to the Leadmill stage. It still hosts a gig, live comedy or club event most nights of the week.

6 Leadmill Road, S1 4SE / 0114 272 7040 leadmill.co.uk

Corporation The home of rock and alternative music in Sheffield since 1997. Corporation spans three floors on a corner of the Devonshire Quarter and, according to a vote in Kerrang! magazine, is one of the country’s top three rock clubs. Corp is well established on major bands’ touring circuits, attracting gig goers from far and wide, and also regularly puts on the latest up and coming acts from Sheffield’s underground scene. It plays host to varied club nights, filling four rooms with everything from pop to indie to hardcore to soul, and is also home to the infamous “blue pint”.

2 Milton Street, S1 4JU / 0114 276 0262 corporation.org.uk




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Image courtesy of The Leadmill




Plug One for the indie kids, Plug is home to live events with the sorts of bands and artists who come highly recommended by the NME. The venue also hosts huge club nights – many are aimed at students while others follow themes, which in the past have ranged from Beyonce to This is England to Harry Potter.

14-16 Matilda Street, S1 4QD / 0114 279 5039 the-plug.com Crystal

West Street Live It’s a rare night at West Street Live when there isn’t a live band playing. Based on one of the city centre’s most bustling streets, the bar is open late every day of the week. Bands will entertain you through to 11pm, while DJs will take you into the early hours – all free entry.

128 West Street, S1 4ES / 0114 249 2785 weststreetlive.co.uk

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Crystal Images courtesy of Crystal

Crystal One of many examples of a former cutlery works finding a new lease of life in Sheffield, Crystal is a cool space, all exposed brickwork and parquet floors. The intimate nightclub is popular with students on weeknights, and on Saturdays it gets people moving to house, R&B and soul music.

The brutalist building that now houses the Academy has a long legacy in Sheffield’s music scene, having entertained previous generations as the Top Rank Suite and Roxy Disco. Gigs in its big auditorium range from rock to reggae to rap, while club nights regularly keep crowds dancing into the early hours.

37-43 Arundel Gate, S1 2PN / 0114 253 7777 academymusicgroup.com/o2academysheffield

23-32 Carver Street, S1 4FS / 0114 272 5926 crystalbar.uk.com

Trippets Lounge Bar “Fizz, gin, and all that jazz”, goes the Trippets tagline. Tucked away just off West Street, this lounge bar hosts live jazz every Friday and Saturday, as well as the occasional themed brunch or wine tasting event.

89 Trippet Lane, S1 4EL / 0114 276 2930 trippetsloungebar.co.uk 32

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无论是温馨酒吧的抒情爵士,还是热 闹夜总会里的当地摇滚,亦或是隆重 亮相市政厅舞台的大牌明星,在每周 的任何一个夜晚,您都可以在谢菲尔 德市中心发现精彩的现场音乐。



自从人类联盟乐队在20世纪80年代凭借其流行电子音乐单曲 和摇滚发行赢得国际声誉以来,谢菲尔德始终让人联想起电 子乐。 今天,这个城市的各类音乐输出收获无数美誉,从 Britpoppers Pulp及其领军人物贾维斯卡克,到pop舞者摩 洛克,乃至低吟歌手理查德·霍利,以及现今大红大紫的北 极猴子乐队和飞越地平线乐团,可谓不胜枚举。 他们还只是属于已经脱颖而出成为主流的那一部分。



根据2015年的一份报告,全市共有465 个乐队,65个录音工作室和70个专用音 乐场馆。 其中包括Leadmill——谢菲尔德独立音 乐的一个标志性建筑,三十年来,一直 处于这座城市音乐界的中心。 自1997年以来,占用三层楼的夜总会 Corporation始终是谢菲尔德摇滚和另 类音乐的大本营,而西街现场(West Street Live)则几乎夜夜笙歌。 Crystal、Plug和o2 Academy等场 馆很受学生族和当地人的欢迎,而 Bungalows和Bears则经常上演来自英 国和美国的最新独立摇滚乐。 如果您更钟情爵士乐,不妨前往 Trippets,这家音乐酒吧就位于西街附 近。古典音乐爱好者则可以前往Music in the Round,他们在气氛私密的 Crucible工作室举办室内音乐会,门票 最低只需5英镑。



每年夏季,Tramlines音乐节会都吸引当地和国外的乐队和艺 术家前来献艺,届时,各类艺术人才令整座城市的舞台热闹 非凡。 这是谢菲尔德市中心一年中最繁忙的一个周末,大多数酒吧 也会借此机会组织起自己的当地演出阵容,将音乐氛围推至 巅峰。 而在秋季,千万不要错过颇具新意的Sensoria电影、音乐和 数码艺术节,此艺术节的活动地点设在谢菲尔德更独特、更 具氛围的场馆。另一项值得留意的活动是Sheffield Makes Music,这是一个为期一天的音乐盛会,届时您可以看到所 有年龄段的人在市中心的各处场馆享受音乐,全部免费。 既然市中心有如此多的舞台上演如此多的音乐,何不走出门 外,聆听精彩的音乐,一饱“耳”福。



CITY OF BEER Sheffield’s city centre is a great destination for real ale enthusiasts. Benefiting from the city’s reputation for beer, which has grown to almost the same heights as its reputation for steel, the beer scene here has developed quickly. In 2016 the University of Sheffield published the Beer Report, making the case that Sheffield is one of the world’s best beer cities. The evidence? Sheffield City Region is home to 57 brewers, with 23 of those based within Sheffield itself. This equates to one brewery for every 23,991 people in the city – a ratio four and a half times more impressive than London’s. And around 400 unique beers are available on any typical day in the city’s many characterful pubs – more than in other beer cities like Nottingham, Norwich, York, Derby and Leeds. Sheffield’s breweries follow a longstanding tradition of smallscale, independent artisans, which can be traced back to the ‘little mesters’ of the city’s industrial past. Between them, they produce around 1000 different beers each year. Almost three quarters of this beer is sold within the City Region, meaning you can enjoy beers here that would be hard to find anywhere else in the world. It’s time the beer world discovered its best kept secret.

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DEBORAH & SEAN – BEER CENTRAL What’s the best thing about running your business in Sheffield? We love that we’ve made friends with hundreds of customers, lots of pub staff and many of Sheffield’s breweries. It’s great to be part of the beer community in such a beer-mad city. We’re lucky to see so many people every day and we love to chat with as many as possible. Running a successful business is hard work and we’re so glad that people seem to like what we do, enjoy shopping in our shop and love the beers we get on the shelves. How do you choose which beers to stock? We’re sent list after list of beers every week from the many breweries and suppliers we deal with and we enjoy picking through them to work out which are the best ones to stock. We also get lots of requests from customers, sometimes they’ve had a beer before, or they’ve seen a new beer on social media and hope we can get it for them. What’s in the future for Beer Central? We’ll continue to do what we do to the best of our ability and keep looking at ways of improving our service and offering as much choice as we can. We’re also looking forward to being involved in more of The Moor Market evening events because the last one, the Cheese Festival, went unbelievably well. It’s a really positive step forward for the market and a chance to attract new customers. We have plans to expand our mail order business and of course, we have plans to enjoy life, go on a few beery trips and ‘research’ as many beers as we can on behalf of our discerning customers!


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True North Brew Co Since the early 90s, the team behind True North Brew Co have been responsible for running some of Sheffield’s favourite watering holes. It began with The Forum, the Devonshire Street bar that in summer blissfully spills out onto Devonshire Green. True North now operates its own brewery just next door to The Forum, where it brews its regular range, plus some more experimental beers, and also distills the distinctive True North Sheffield Dry Gin.

127-129 Devonshire Street, S3 7SB / 0114 272 0569 truenorthbrewco.uk Check out some of True North’s city centre drinking dens on page 130




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Sentinel Brewhouse A short walk from Sheffield station, Sentinel is a destination brewery, opened in 2016 by master brewer Alex Barlow. It brews a core range of British, continental and American style beers as well as seasonal casks and occasional limited edition bottles. They all travel a matter of metres from the brewery tank to the hand pulls and taps – fresh, unfiltered and unpasteurised. The food menu includes pizza, meat and cheese boards, and even some beer-tinged meals (pilsner battered haddock, for instance), while the brewery also hosts film nights and courses for those looking to get a deeper understanding of beer styles, flavours and food pairings.

178 Shoreham Street, S1 4SQ / 0114 399 9888 sentinelbrewing.co

Sentinel Brewhouse


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Sheffield Tap

Sheffield Tap Sheffield Railway Station’s popular on-site pub is housed in a series of elegant rooms on platform 1B. It was once a first class refreshment room, but reopened as the Sheffield Tap in 2009. The bar stocks over 200 beers, both local and international, and there’s even a small brewery in the back room. It’s a stunning place to sink a pint before catching a train. Sheffield Tap

1b, Sheffield Station, Sheaf Street, S1 2BP / 0114 273 7558 sheffieldtap.com

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Beer Central

The Bath Hotel

Beer Central

The Bath Hotel

The Moor Market’s resident ale shop, Beer Central is stocked with beers brewed both locally and internationally. Its owners Sean Clarke and Deborah Jackson are always forthcoming with suggestions, making this the city centre’s go-to place when you want to enjoy a great drink at home.

A Thornbridge-run pub, The Bath is tucked away from the Devonshire Quarter’s busier streets. It’s Grade II-listed, with beautiful stained glass windows, a fire, and a cosy atmosphere.

The Moor Market, Earl Street, S1 4PF / 0114 275 5990 The Hop  @BeerCentralLtd /BeerCentralLtd see page 38 for our interview with sean from beer central, and For more on the Moor Market see page 158.

66-68 Victoria Street, S3 7QL / 0114 249 5151 beerinthebath.co.uk

The Red Deer Close to the uni, The Red Deer is popular with academic types. As well as excellent ales, it also offers a food menu that’s particularly strong on veggie and vegan options.

18 Pitt Street, S1 4DD / 0114 272 2890 red-deer-sheffield.co.uk


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Rutland Arms

Rutland Arms

The Devonshire Cat

The Rutland is a popular, laid back pub in Cultural Industries Quarter. The bar offers local real ales from breweries such as Blue Bee and Geeves, as well as craft beer from the likes of Magic Rock and Mikkeler. Meals on the specials board lean towards bistro fare, while the standard menu includes a great chip butty.

The roomy Dev Cat is a landmark of the Devonshire Quarter. The pub offers a huge, ever changing array of beers – from Belgian fruit beer to German wheat beer to local pale ales – as well as traditional ciders and hearty pub grub.

49 Wellington Street, S1 4HG / 0114 279 6700 devonshirecat.co.uk

86 Brown Street, S1 2BS / 0114 272 9003 therutlandarmssheffield.co.uk

The Wick at Both Ends

The Three Tuns The triangular Three Tuns may win the prize for Sheffield’s most unusually shaped pub. It also pulls a great ale, and is ideally situated on the route from the city centre to the beer quarter of Kelham Island.

39 Silver Street Head, S1 2DD / 0114 327 6211 thethreetunssheffield.co.uk

The Wick is a laid back late bar, sitting amidst the bustle of West Street. Unwind with a beer or cocktail, while enjoying after-work offers and resident DJs.

149-151 West Street, S1 4EW / 0114 272 3039 thewickatbothends.co.uk

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Dog and Partridge

Fagan’s is a cosy hidden gem in the city centre. It’s known for its tough pub quiz and its mural by one of Sheffield’s favourite artists, Pete McKee.

Take a seat in this snug traditional pub with a cask ale or bottle of craft beer. True to its name, it prides itself on being dog-friendly.

69 Broad Lane, S1 4BS / 0114 272 8430  @FagansPub Sheffield is good at street art. For more, see our feature on page 82.

56 Trippet Lane, S1 4EL / 0114 270 6156 /TheDogandPartridgeSheffield

The Grapes Portraits of JFK, James Connolly and Michael Collins peer out from the walls of this atmospheric Irish pub down Trippet Lane. It’s also famously where Arctic Monkeys played their first gig.

80 Trippet Lane, S1 4EL / 0114 249 0909

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谢菲尔德市中心是铁杆啤酒爱好者的 绝佳去处。 这座城市的啤酒颇具美誉,与钢制品 的声誉几乎不相上下,从而促使这里 的啤酒产业飞速发展。 在谢菲尔德市中心及其周边地区,手 工啤酒吧的数量快速飙升。



2016年,谢菲尔德大学发布了一份啤酒报告,宣告谢菲尔德 已成为全世界最好的啤酒城市之一。 证据呢? 谢菲尔德市地区(包括南约克郡和北德比郡,以及诺丁汉郡 的部分片区)拥有的啤酒厂多达57家,其中23家位于谢菲尔 德市内。 相当于这座城市的每23991人就拥有一家啤酒厂,这一比例 比伦敦高出足足4.5倍。 在这座城市众多特色鲜明的酒吧里,每天有大约400种独特 的啤酒供人品鉴,远超诺丁汉、诺维奇、约克、德比和利兹 等其他啤酒城市。



Sheffield Tap酒吧是开启谢菲尔德啤酒探寻之 旅的最佳去处。 该酒吧位于火车站内,可从1B站台直接进入, 内部装修考究优雅,有产自本地和国际的200 多款啤酒任您挑选。 从火车站步行不远就可以到达一家颇具盛名的 啤酒厂——由酿酒大师亚历克斯·巴罗于2016 年对外开放的Sentinel Brewhouse,在这里, 您既可以亲眼目睹啤酒的酿造流程,又能品尝 新鲜酿制的啤酒。 Rutland是文化产业区内一家宾客盈门的休闲 酒吧,而宽敞大气的Devonshire Cat酒吧已然 成为德文郡区的一处地标。 在其他地方,沿着市中心的一条条小道, 分布着许多舒适惬意的传统酒吧,如Bath Hotel、The Red Deer、The Three Tuns、 The Grapes and Fagans。



谢菲尔德的啤酒厂一贯坚持小规模经营、独立酿酒的传统, 其历史可以追溯到这座城市工业时代的“小型作坊”。 真北啤酒公司(True North Brew Co)就是其中的一 家,其总部设在德文郡区,自营有包括The Forum、The Devonshire和The Common Room在内的多家酒吧。 谢菲尔德的所有酿酒厂每年共生产约1000种不同的啤酒。 将近四分之三的啤酒在都市区出售,这意味着您在这里可以 品尝到别处难以觅得的啤酒。 参加一年一度的谢菲尔德啤酒周庆祝活动,让自己真真正正 地融入啤酒氛围中,在摩尔市场的啤酒中心拿起一瓶瓶或产 自当地或来自英国其他地方的啤酒,开怀畅饮吧。 此时此刻,让我们去探寻啤酒世界深藏的秘密。



CITY OF CHARITY It’s often remarked that Sheffield’s a friendly city, and in 2007 it became the UK’s first City of Sanctuary. This status is given to places that proudly welcome people in need of safety, and grew out of local community groups’ and the council’s commitment to support refugees and asylum seekers. Sheffield’s culture of friendliness and hospitality extends to anyone and everyone in the city centre, where charities and social enterprises offer a hand with everything from housing to healthy eating.

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GAIL GIBBONS – SHEFFIELD FUTURES Star House is the welcoming hub of young people’s charity Sheffield Futures, based in the vibrant heart of the city and managed by CEO Gail Gibbons. This one-stop-shop offers confidential support with education, employment, training or personal issues, though the charity’s services spread far and wide, into communities, schools and youth clubs across the city. What’s the best thing about being based in Sheffield? Sheffield is so different to other cities, it’s unique in both people and place, and it feels like the city is having resurgence. The people of Sheffield are so proud to be from here and I find that loyalty very inspiring. I believe that our city is built on a community of doers and grassroots culture. Sheffield’s innovative history, in industry, music and more has paved the way for the next generation with DIY ethics. It’s the people of Sheffield’s creativity, friendliness and passion for the city that make it a great place to run an organisation. What advice would you give to a young person who is unsure about getting in touch with Sheffield Futures? I would say “go for it, what do you have to lose?” Our team are helpful and friendly – we’re there for as long as it takes to support young people to fulfil their potential. Young people have shaped our services, to guarantee that it meets their needs.

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Cathedral Archer Project


The Archer Project dates back to the 1980s, a decade of industrial decline and rising levels of unemployment and poverty in Sheffield. At that time, Sheffield Cathedral became a regular place of shelter for many in the city, welcoming homeless people and offering them a basic breakfast. The charity has grown from there and is now based in a purpose-built area within the Cathedral, where it provides support helping people move from sleeping bag to employment and an enjoyable, fulfilling life.

Through providing temporary accommodation, food and support, ASSIST aims to alleviate the hardships of destitute and vulnerable asylum seekers in Sheffield. The charity is also dedicated to raising awareness of the plight of asylum seekers and integrating those who use their services into the wider community, by organising art workshops, talks, concerts, carol services and more.



Sheffield Cathedral, Campo Lane, S1 2EF / 0114 263 6970 archerproject.org.uk

Norfolk Street, S1 2JB / 0114 275 4960 assistsheffield.org.uk

Help Us Help People can find themselves on the street through a number of circumstances and bad luck. It’s only natural that you’d want to help when you see someone begging but the best way of making a lasting difference that isn’t always clear, and not everyone’s needs are the same. Help Us Help is a collaboration between all the varied services and charities who provide practical support, compassionate care and advice to the homeless in Sheffield city centre – like the Cathedral Archer Project, the King Street soup kitchen, and the Sunday Centre, which offers refuge, hot meals, activities and conversation on Sunday afternoons at Victoria Hall. Visit the Help Us Help campaign’s website to learn how you can donate to or volunteer for these agencies, see how they’ve helped people build fulfilling lives away from the street, and find out who to call if you’re concerned about someone.



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We spoke to an asylum seeker supported by ASSIST to find out how the charity had helped him.

How has ASSIST helped you since you came to Sheffield? It’s helped me a lot. They’ve provided me with accommodation for a year and every week I get a bus pass. All this has definitely changed my life, without ASSIST I would be on the streets.

Why do you think the work that ASSIST does to help asylum seekers is so important? It helps people avoid resorting to criminal activities to survive. In many cases the Home Office has treated people unjustly so they are angry and prepared to turn to crime. It’s humanitarian to help.




Sheffield Futures

Sheffield’s youth homeless charity Roundabout provides shelter, support and life skills to young people aged 16-24 who are homeless or at risk of becoming homeless. With a hostel and supported accommodation across the city, the charity helps young people live independently and learn how to break the cycle of homelessness. To prevent homelessness occurring, Roundabout runs mediation and drop-in advice services from its Homeless Prevention Service in the city centre. You can support Roundabout by fundraising or taking part in a sponsored event, such as Sleep Out or Bangers and Cash – their upcoming art road show banger rally to Monte Carlo for businesses!

Sheffield Futures is dedicated to helping people in the city achieve a better future and reach their full potential, regardless of their background. Whether it’s questions of careers, sexual health or after-school activities, the charity can point people towards the answers. As well as offering confidential, nonjudgemental advice, Sheffield Futures values the voices of young people in the city, and ensures these voices get heard across Sheffield and beyond through projects like Sheffield Youth Cabinet, Sheffield Young Advisors and UK Youth Parliament.

The Circle, 33 Rockingham Lane, S1 4FW / 0114 253 6789 roundabouthomeless.org

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Ben’s Centre A sanctuary for Sheffield’s street drinkers since 1996. Ben’s Centre grew out of a self-help group of street drinkers, who met regularly to provide mutual support to each other, with the support of then PC Ian “Ben” Sherman. The charity’s drop-in service provides hot food, clothing, washing facilities and shelter during the day, and helps link people to services that can help them recover from alcohol and drug addiction. Look out for Ben’s 21st birthday celebrations in 2017, which will include exhibitions and events in the city centre.

Star House, 43 Division Street, S1 4GE / 0114 201 2800 sheffieldfutures.org.uk

Covering the north of England, WISE Ability offers employment support, skills development and community investment projects for disadvantaged people in the area.

St James House, Vicar Lane, S1 2EX / 0114 276 8004 wiseability.co.uk

15 North Church Street, S1 2DH / 0114 279 9961 benscentre.org

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Voluntary Action Sheffield

A colourful entranceway on Eyre Street leads to Foodhall, where everyone is welcome in both the kitchen and cafe. The grassroots social enterprise has seen volunteers in the kitchen ranging from Michelin star chefs to local people who just want to do some good with their love of cooking. In the cafe, people enjoy vegetarian meals made from food that may otherwise go to waste, in a friendly setting that promotes equality, inclusion and sharing. Foodhall’s pay-as-you-feel, communal model is inspired by the Commonwealth Cafe, a low-cost cafe and meeting place set up by the socialist poet and early LGBT activist Edward Carpenter in Shalesmoor in the late 19th century.

Celebrating its 92nd year in 2018, Voluntary Action Sheffield (VAS) is the city’s go-to organisation for voluntary and community groups, with the main aim of improving the quality of life for all of Sheffield’s communities. VAS offers a wide range of information, advice and support for charitable and voluntary organisations across the city, including HR advice, IT services, payroll and more. It runs the Circle – flexible conferencing, meeting and office space open to all, but particularly to provide a hub for the sector in the city centre.

121 Eyre Street, S1 4QW foodhalls.wordpress.com

The Children’s Food Trust Guided by the conviction that “when children eat better, they do better”, the Children’s Food Trust shares its expertise so that families can make nutritious choices when preparing food for children. The national charity’s HQ is in central Sheffield.

VAS runs the Sheffield Volunteer Centre, connecting those who want to volunteer with organisations who involve volunteers, through weekly drop-in sessions, an online database of opportunities and a regular Volunteer Fair. It supports community services such as lunch clubs for older people in the city, with everything from financial advice to volunteer training. On top of that, the charity offers dedicated support to refugees and asylum seekers to find new roots through volunteering in their new city.

The Circle, 33 Rockingham Lane, S1 4FW / 0114 253 6600 vas.org.uk

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人们常说谢菲尔德是一座友好的城 市,2007年她成为英国首个官方的 避难城市。 这项殊荣是授予对需要安全的人们张 开怀抱的城市,是源于当地社区团体 和市政委员会为难民和寻求庇护者提 供支持的承诺。



谢菲尔德市中心设有数家慈善机构和社会企业,为有需要的 人们提供从住房到健康食物等一切力所能及的帮助。 谢菲尔德未来组织(Sheffield Futures)致力于帮助不 同背景的年轻人充分发掘潜力,而青年住房慈善机构 Roundabout为谢菲尔德无家可归的年轻人提供安全的救济 性住所。 90多年来,谢菲尔德志愿行动组织(VAS)一直支持着当地 人群,并提供包括老人午餐俱乐部在内的服务,其主要目的 是提高这座城市各个社区的生活品质。 包括Roundabout和Cathedral Archer Project在内的慈 善机构为谢菲尔德的无家可归者提供食物、支持和住所等服 务,而ASSIST组织则侧重于帮助贫困、易受伤害的寻求庇护 者。 基层社会企业食物大厅(Foodhall)是一家由志愿者经营的 厨房和随心付费的咖啡馆,致力于促进平等、包容和分享。 儿童食品信托基金(CFT)是一个全国性慈善机构,总部设 在谢菲尔德;WISE Ability覆盖英格兰北部,总部位于谢菲尔 德的Vicar LaneVicar Lane路上,主要提供就业支持。 您将会看到,这座城市里的每一个人都传承着谢菲尔德友善 好客的文化。 58


CITY OF LEARNING Innovative thinking. Visionary collaboration. Open debate. Endless routes to discovery and invention are open at Sheffield’s centres of learning. The city is first choice for students from both near and far. Over 60,000 students fill the labs, libraries and lecture halls at Sheffield’s two universities, with a significant number of these students coming from overseas. A good mix of local and international students doesn’t only make a difference academically, but it also has a huge positive cultural and economic impact on Sheffield. Between them, the University of Sheffield and Sheffield Hallam University attract students and staff from almost 150 countries, creating truly global communities here in the city. Add to the universities a spectacular public library and colleges specialising in everything from computing to cutlery making, and the possibilities for learning are endless in Sheffield. As well as being an inspiring place to study, the city centre is also a vibrant place to live. It’s no wonder, then, that such a high number of students stick around after graduation.

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Sheffield Hallam University Sheffield Hallam University has grown from humble beginnings in fledgling colleges in 1843 to its position today as one of the UK’s largest and most progressive universities. The University campus is constantly evolving and innovating with its flagship Charles Street building, home of Sheffield Institute of Education, being nominated for the RIBA Yorkshire 2018 Awards for architectural excellence. Its state-of-the-art facilities attract large numbers of students from overseas and also make a big impact locally, recruiting a large proportion of home students from the city region and contributing £424m a year to its economy. Sheffield Hallam is one of the UK’s largest providers of health and social care courses, teacher training, and sport and physical activity courses. It is also home to the UK’s largest modern business school and one of the UK’s oldest established art and design institutions. Notable alumni include actor Sean Bean, Olympian Kelly Holmes, cutlery designer David Mellor, Nick Park of Wallace and Gromit fame, and graffiti artist Kid Acne.


Sheffield Institute of Arts Sheffield Institute of Arts dates back to 1843. It’s since become part of Sheffield Hallam University and, in 2016, opened an exciting new chapter in its long history, as it relocated to the beautifully refurbished former head post office. The new home for the arts welcomes students in subjects including fine art, fashion, jewellery and metalwork, and design. The general public can also take a peek at the work of some of its students – as well as the building’s original mosaic floor and spectacular spiral staircase – during exhibitions and events.



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Image courtesy of Sheffield Hallam University

The University of Sheffield Three 19th century institutions – Sheffield Medical School, Firth College and Sheffield Technical School – came together to form the red brick University of Sheffield. A member of the Russell Group of leading UK research universities and a world top 100 university, the University of Sheffield is guided by its aspirations to transform lives for the better around the world and its strong sense of civic duty. Its civic heritage can be traced back to its origins, when Sheffield’s factory workers donated pennies to the proposed university, and is still strong today, stoking fruitful and innovative collaborations between academics and organisations in the city. The likes of Britain’s first astronaut Helen Sharman and Wolf Hall author Hilary Mantel have studied within the University of Sheffield’s laboratories and lecture halls. While the main campus is in Western Bank, the campus extends into the city centre with buildings like St George’s church turned lecture theatre, the Mappin Building, Jessop West and The Diamond. The university is proudly international; in 2013 it launched #weareinternational, a campaign that has since spread to 100 other organisations, aiming to show students and academics from around the world that they are welcome and valued.



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Freeman College Opened in 2005, Freeman College offers day and residential education and care for students aged 16 to 25 who have special educational needs and disabilities. Teaching at Freeman combines practical skills – such as cutlery making, jewellery, horticulture, music, textiles – with therapeutic education. As well as gaining qualifications, the young people who study here get experience in real-life work and living situations, preparing them for life after college. Some of them also grow and serve much of the food in the connected Fusion Organic Cafe.

Sterling Works, 88 Arundel Street, S1 2NG rmt.org/freeman

Freeman College


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Red Tape Central

Students with technical ambitions can join University Technical College from Year 10 or 12. There, they’ll study the usual GCSE or A Level curriculum, plus a specialist area of technical learning: engineering & advanced manufacturing, creative digital media, computing, health sciences or sport science – and graduate ready to enter the world of business.

Everyone from Pulp to the Spice Girls has rehearsed or recorded at Red Tape over the years. It opened in 1986 with support from Phil Oakey, who was topping the charts around that time with The Human League, and is perhaps the only recording studio in the country to be run by its local council. Here, music industry professionals teach courses in areas like music technology, music performance, the music business and composition, all with the aim of helping students get into the music industry.

111 Matilda Street, S1 4QF

50 Shoreham Street, S1 4SP redtapecentral.org




Sheffield Central Library

Sheffield Central Library Forming one side of Tudor Square is a beautiful neoclassical building that houses Sheffield Central Library and the Graves Gallery. The library has been a much used resource for the city since 1934; today, its staff are always eager to help, shelves always well stocked, and its reading rooms a great place to spend an hour or two lost in a good book.

Surrey Street, S1 1XZ sheffield.gov.uk/centrallending


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创新思维。 高瞻远瞩的合作。 自由辩论。 在谢菲尔德的学习中心,有无数条通 往发现和发明的大道。



这座城市是远近学生求学的首选之地。 大约有6万名学生在谢菲尔德两所大学的实验室、图书馆和讲 堂辛勤忙碌着,其中不少是来自海外的留学生。 本地学生和国际学生相聚一堂,不仅有助于在学术上有所作 为,而且对谢菲尔德的文化和经济也起到巨大的积极影响。 谢菲尔德大学和谢菲尔德哈勒姆大学吸引了来自近150个国 家的学生和教职人员,在这座城市里打造出真正意义上的国 际社区。



红砖名校谢菲尔德大学由创立于19世纪的三所院校合并而 来:谢菲尔德医学院、弗斯学院和谢菲尔德技术学校。 英国首位宇航员海伦·沙曼、喜剧演员艾迪·伊扎德和《狼 厅》的作者希拉里·曼特尔等人都是谢菲尔德大学的知名校 友。 在合并了谢菲尔德的数所学院后,谢菲尔德哈勒姆大学不断 发展壮大,其中最古老的一所学院可以追溯到1843年。 其知名校友包括演员肖恩·宾、奥运冠军凯利·福尔摩斯、 餐具设计师大卫·梅勒、《超级无敌掌门狗》导演尼克·帕 克,以及涂鸦艺术家基德·艾克尼。 除名校外,这里还有一座恢弘大气的公共图书馆,以及从计 算机到餐具制作等各有专精的学院,谢菲尔德的求学之旅永 无止境。



谢菲尔德中央图书馆是一座精致的新古典主义建筑,自1934年以来一直为 这座城市服务。 想要在计算机、创意和数字媒体、高级工程和制造、健康科学领域大展身 手的学生可以加入大学技术学院(UTC),毕业后定能学有所成,信心满 满地走上工作岗位。 同时,在文化产业区内,弗里曼学院(Freeman)为16至25岁、有特殊 教育需求和残疾的学生提供日间、居家教育和照料。 弗里曼的教学将实用技能(如餐具制作、珠宝、园艺、音乐、纺织)与治 疗教育相结合。 这里的年轻人还可以在合作的风行(Fusion)有机咖啡园里种植作物和烹 饪多种多样的食物。 市中心不仅是一个学习的好去处,也是一个充满活力的生活之所。 因此,不少学生在毕业后不愿离开,选择留下来,也就不足为奇了。




Sheffield’s a city of culture, home to some of the most exciting theatres in the country, a landmark indie cinema, a never-ending festival season, and a string of galleries that make for a great art trail. And that’s not to mention all the art and poetry to be discovered in the streets. It’s also, famously, a green city – and the green isn’t just at its hilly edges; it’s in the very heart of the city, where an urban glasshouse sits next to a beautiful public garden. There’s fun for all the family here, whether it’s at a huge leisure complex or an indoor adventure game. In between all that, there are historic sights to check off that nod to a proud industrial heritage, and after a busy trip, some great spots to slow down and relax. Getting to Sheffield is easy – the city’s well connected by railway and motorway. And when you’re here, the Supertram and expansive local bus network will help you get around without a hitch.

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LAURA SILLARS – SITE GALLERY What do we have to look forward to at Site Gallery when it reopens? The new Site Gallery opens in September 2018. It’s a simple architectural proposition with a lovely new café, reception, book shop and events space all leading to a big, airy gallery space. Expect some smart exhibitions which are designed to ask questions, some bold solo projects where an artist takes over the whole space, and a regular programme of events, performances and activity. What excites you most about the art scene in Sheffield? The artists and the makers. Sheffield attracts really good artists who I enjoy working with and spending time with. This year we did a creative exchange between South Korea and Busan. The artists stayed for two weeks and the creative scene embraced them. I love the quiet ambition of the place. There are artists living and working in Sheffield who are famous all over the world – but that doesn’t cut it here, you have to contribute to the community and connect with people to make an impact. What would you say to someone visiting Site Gallery for the first time? Firstly, I’d say ‘welcome’. Then I’d probably bore them silly about how the place grew out of a DIY art scene in the 1970s led by artists who made photographs and wanted the form to be perceived as art. This goal was achieved and the indelible mark left by the founders is the interest in working with new forms of media which has expanded to include performance, live art and art which draws on new technology. Then I’d stop talking, show them some art and offer them a coffee!

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Millennium Gallery Located in the heart of Sheffield, this gallery and museum is the city’s premier destination for art, craft and design. It’s home to an exquisite collection of metalwork and a fascinating exploration of beauty in the Ruskin Collection, while its changing galleries host an intriguing and accessible array of exhibitions. The gallery also facilitates regular talks, tours, craft clubs and workshops – with adults, families, schools, colleges and universities all catered for – and its shop is certainly worth a visit for prints, homeware, clothing, stationery and books, many of which are made by local Sheffield makers.

Arundel Gate, S1 2PP / 0114 278 2600 museums-sheffield.org.uk

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Graves Gallery Situated above the Central Library since 1934 the Graves Gallery has been the longstanding home of visual art in Sheffield, featuring permanent exhibitions of work spanning the centuries, as well as significant touring shows. The Graves sees the likes of Turner, Blake, Bridget Riley and Damien Hirst on its walls – with a few local heroes in the mix too. It is host to regular events, such as an art club and curator talks and tours, and a shop for art and gifts: often with a Sheffield twist.

Surrey Street, S1 2LH / 0114 278 2600 museums-sheffield.org.uk

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Site Gallery

Site Gallery A stalwart of Sheffield’s creative spaces, Site Gallery pioneers emerging art practices through partnerships with local, regional and international collaborators. It also nurtures artistic talent through its residency programme and inspires the next generation of culture vultures with its Society of Explorers youth club. Site is set to reopen in September 2018 after an expansion – creating even more space for world-class contemporary art in Sheffield.

1 Brown Street, S1 2BS / 0114 281 2077 sitegallery.org

DINA Digital arts are the main focus of this exnightclub turned DIY gallery and performing arts space. It’s also become known for its progressive programming, hosting lively and inclusive nights featuring everything from improv comedy to drag to electronic music open mic.

32A-34 Cambridge Street, S1 4HP dinavenue.com Read our interview with Deborah from Dina on page 84 76


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Bloc Studios

Bloc Studios Bloc is an old knife workshop turned creative hub located in Sheffield’s Cultural Industries Quarter. Four art college graduates set up the studios in 1996, when there was a shortage of affordable studio facilities in the city. Bloc Studios is home to 65 artists, while the connected Bloc Projects gallery regularly hosts contemporary art exhibitions.

198 Arundel Street, S1 4RE / 0114 275 5525 blocstudios.co.uk

APG Works Set in an old cutlery factory, APG is a gallery, a picture framers and specialist screen-printers, exhibiting the work of the artists that use their services.

16-20 Sidney Street, S1 4RH / 0114 263 4493 apgworks.co.uk For more on APG Works see page 10

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35 Chapel Walk Creativity, community and spirituality are at the centre of this art space. Led by artists, curators and creatives, 35 Chapel Walk is an accessible and affordable platform for artists to put on exhibitions of their work. Their inclusive ethos promotes all forms of creativity and visitors can enjoy peaceful reflection in the gallery space.

35 Chapel Walk, S1 2PD / 07791 254217 35chapelwalk.com

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99 Mary Street

99 Mary Street Describing itself as a post-industrial concept space, 99MS is a vibrant hub of creative activity, showcasing a variety of different disciplines. Check out their site to see what’s coming up.

99 Mary Street, S1 4RT 99mary.st

GLOAM Gallery GLOAM is a small gallery opened in late 2017. Its owner – artist Mark Riddington – has so far programmed a fascinating series of solo and group shows of emerging artists from across the country, as well as electronic music nights. Keep an eye on what’s coming up next.

99 Mary Street, S1 4RT 99mary.st Read our interview with mark from gloam gallery overleaf

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MARK RIDDINGTON – GLOAM GALLERY What’s been the biggest challenge in the process of setting up GLOAM? I work full-time for a charity whilst running the gallery, and as this is a new venture finding the financial stability and allocating the time to make it work has meant a lot of hard work with very little recovery time, especially during the initial build of the artists’ studios. However, I have a great group of friends who have been incredible, volunteering time to help build walls, painting and generally being very supportive of the whole project. What advice would you give to other young artists wanting to set up their own gallery spaces? It is a very rewarding experience and when the doors finally opened to the public the response was incredible and slightly overwhelming. What I would say is know what you want to achieve and be prepared to put the work in to realise your ambitions. I like to think of an art community as a sort of ecosystem where without the support and existence of likeminded and dedicated individuals, the community would not exist. It’s difficult for something to be standalone, so connect with your peers and build that network because it will be invaluable in the long run. What are your future plans for GLOAM? I’m going to continue developing the programme, working closely with artists locally and nationally, to develop great exhibitions and opportunities. We have a fantastic set of studio holders at GLOAM, and I want to be able to offer them exhibition opportunities and support their development. The gallery has been open for six months and I have learned a lot in this short time and am looking forward to the future and growing the gallery into a sustainable platform for artist development.

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Feature Walls In autumn 2016, artists Ed Bradbury and Florence Blanchard invited sixteen internationally renowned street artists to Sheffield to create canvases of the city’s walls thanks to funding from Sheffield BID, Arts Council England and the University of Sheffield. As they put it, “Sheffield has a long tradition of spontaneously lending walls to its most creative street artists” – and they wanted to add to this tradition. The artists showcased a diverse range of talents and styles, and together left behind a colourful, lasting and unique outdoor gallery in the city’s streets. Locations of Feature Walls murals include Birley Lane car park (Nano 4814), Wellington Street car park (Jo Peel, Will Barras, Michael Fikaris, Kid Acne), The Red Deer on Pitt Lane (Frau Isa), and Westfield Terrace (Tellas). The walls of the city are constantly changing their looks – keep an eyes peeled for new murals as you wander the streets. 82

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DEBORAH EGAN OBE – DINA Why do you think it’s important to nurture the DIY performance scene in Sheffield? DIY performance spaces are essential because they fill a clear and identified gap in our cultural fabric. They are starting places for people’s careers and the emergence of new work. Sheffield, like all cities, needs environments where new ideas can be forged and fast-tracked. DIY spaces provide the first rungs on the ladder toward professional production for early filmmakers, theatre-makers and musicians. DINA was conceived as a platform which would extol new talent and emerging work. After eighteen months it has become a hub for audiences and practitioners, and sustains a solid community of makers working in a range of cultural discipline What do you enjoy most about running DINA? What I really enjoy is encountering the unheard and the unseen, epitomising what Robert Hughes called ‘the shock of the new’ – fresh work which makes us re-examine our thinking and expectations. What does the future hold for DINA? We are continuing to build and commit to providing our city with a place that can profile challenging work and support early career artists. We’re opening The Cellar, a new 32-seater auditorium space which will be dedicated to the commercially untenable. Led by director Miriam Schlechter, it will offer a dedicated space for scratch nights, residencies, meet-ups, workshops and experimental performances. The big vision involves making DINA a permanent fixture in the heart of the city, connected to new public squares and spaces and entwined with the development of the city centre’s physical and social infrastructure – watch this space!


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Crucible Theatre The Crucible Theatre is known for being the next theatre stop on show tours after London. With famous faces treading the boards and having won The Regional Theatre Award twice, the Crucible is a big tick in the box for acting lovers. Specialising mainly in plays it boasts a main theatre of 1000 seats and a smaller adjoining space, the Crucible Studio, which holds just under 400. The Crucible is the main feature of the stunning Tudor Square and it’s just a short walk from the train station. It’s also surrounded by a wonderful selection of cafes and restaurants, handy for a perfect evening at the theatre.

55 Norfolk Street, S1 1DA / 0114 249 6000 sheffieldtheatres.co.uk


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Lyceum Theatre The Lyceum is one of Sheffield’s oldest and grandest theatres. There’s been a stage on-site since 1879 and it has gone through many regenerations in its life. It’s now home to a 1068 seat theatre and acts as a touring theatre for some of the country’s largest scale musical and opera performances. It is also home to the yearly pantomime, a much-loved and cherished Sheffield tradition. The Lyceum sits next to the Crucible in Tudor Square opposite the picturesque Winter Garden and it’s surrounded by some of the city’s best bars and restaurants.

55 Norfolk Street, S1 1DA / 0114 249 6000 sheffieldtheatres.co.uk

Third Angel Led by artistic directors Rachael Walton and Alexander Kelly, Third Angel are an Associate Company at Sheffield Theatres. Since 1995 they have created some of the country’s most innovative pieces of storytelling, on subjects ranging from birth to the place of the human race in the universe. You can also catch their shows – comprising any combination of conversation, music, illustration, standup and film – at the Edinburgh Festival, around the UK and beyond.

Third Angel performs The Desire Paths. Image courtesy of JSP Photography

The Crucible, 55 Norfolk Street, S1 1DA / 0114 201 3875 thirdangel.co.uk

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Neverland at Theatre Deli. Image courtesy of Theatre Deli

Theatre Deli

Theatre Deli

Montgomery Theatre

Theatre Deli started as a London project but now resides here in Sheffield. The team take abandoned buildings and turn them into artistic hubs, which they then open up as performance venues. They mainly support emerging theatre makers working with non-traditional styles of performance, and also host the occasional poetry reading and music night. Theatre Deli have taken over the old Mothercare on the edge of the city centre and transformed it into a place where the general public can take in new and cutting edge work created in Sheffield and around the country.

The Montgomery Theatre is based in a city centre multi-purpose venue and features performances crossing a multitude of genres, and specialising in children’s and family programming.

202 Eyre Street, S1 4QZ theatredeli.co.uk


Montgomery Hall, Surrey Street, S1 2LG / 0114 272 0455 themontgomery.org.uk

The Library Theatre An art-deco venue in the heart of Sheffield’s theatreland, The Library Theatre is committed to supporting local theatre, arts, music and film.

Surrey Street, S1 1XZ / 0114 273 4102 sheffield.gov.uk/librarytheatre

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National Emergency Services Museum In the centre of the West Bar area of town, rather appropriately located adjacent to the central police station, the National Emergency Services Museum is another of Sheffield’s treasures. Home to over 50 emergency service vehicles from throughout history, the museum offers visitors a fantastic insight into the heroics and the methods employed by our emergency service workers through the ages. With three floors of exhibits depicting everything from burning buildings to an accurately smelly Victorian police cell, this is the place for the whole family to experience the sights, sounds and smells endured by the lifesavers of the past.

Old Police/Fire Station, West Bar, S3 8PT / 0114 249 1999 emergencymuseum.org.uk

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Showroom Cinema As one of Europe’s largest independent cinemas, the Showroom offers a unique cinematic experience to the people of Sheffield and beyond. Housed in a converted 1930s car showroom, this distinctly idiosyncratic cinema is the home of international documentary film festival, Doc/Fest, and The Children’s Media Conference, the UK’s premier event for children’s content. It is paired with the longestrunning creative business centre in the city, the Workstation.

15 Paternoster Row, S1 2BX / 0114 275 7727 showroomworkstation.org.uk


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Dine Sheffield dinesheffield.co.uk

Festival of Debate festivalofdebate.com

Outdoor City Weekender theoutdoorcity.co.uk

Open Up Sheffield openupsheffield.co.uk

SheFest shefest.org.uk

Sheffield Half Marathon runforall.com/events/half-marathon/sheffield-half-marathon/ World Snooker Championships cruciblesnooker.com



Sheffield Chamber Music Festival musicintheround.co.uk Sheffield Food Festival sheffieldfoodfestival.org Style Sheffield stylesheffield.com Yorkshire Silent Film Festival yorkshiresilentfilm.com


Festival of the Mind festivalofthemind.group.shef.ac.uk

Celluloid Screams celluloidscreams.co.uk

Dine Sheffield dinesheffield.co.uk

Heritage Open Days heritageopendays.org.uk

Melanin Fest ourmel.org.uk

Sensoria sensoria.org.uk

Off the Shelf offtheshelf.org.uk

Yorkshire Artspace Open Studios artspace.org.uk

Sheffield Makes Music sheffieldcityofmakers.co.uk

Photomarathon Sheffield photomarathonsheffield.co.uk

Sheffield Walking Festival theoutdoorcity.co.uk

Sheffield Modern sheffieldmodern.co.uk


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Doc/Fest sheffdocfest.com

Cliffhanger theoutdoorcity.co.uk/cliffhanger

Migration Matters migrationmattersfestival.co.uk

Sheffield Grand Prix sheffieldgrandprix.com

Sheffield By The Seaside Peace Gardens

The Children’s Media Conference & Playground thechildrensmediaconference.com cmcplayground.com Tramlines tramlines.org.uk

DEC Christmas Light Switch-On City Centre Crucible Theatre Christmas Musical sheffieldtheatres.co.uk

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Sheffield City Hall One of Sheffield’s most famous landmarks, the Grade II listed City Hall was designed by renowned architect Vincent E Harris and opened its doors in 1932. Having forged an extensive entertainment and musical legacy, it has become Yorkshire’s premier music venue and conference centre, playing host to a fantastic array of events from ballroom tea dances, comedy and opera to ballet, exhibitions and charity fundraisers. It is also home to the Sheffield International Concert Season, a highlight on any classical music fan’s calendar. And they even offer pre-show dining so you can enjoy a delicious three-course meal less than a minute’s walk from the auditorium.

Barker’s Pool, S1 2JA / 0114 278 9789 sheffieldcityhall.co.uk 94

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Women of Steel Standing proudly next to City Hall, the Women of Steel statue marks a celebration of Sheffield women’s amazing contribution to the war effort in both world wars, specifically in the steel industry. Serving as an inspiration to young women today as well as rewarding the invaluable efforts of the women of steel, this statue symbolises the struggles women were forced to overcome in those chaotic times, from having to take on incredibly dangerous and demanding roles whilst managing a family. Constructed by Martin Jennings, the Women of Steel statue is an important part of Sheffield’s history and landscape today.

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Winter Garden Located in the heart of the city and home to more than 2500 plants, the Winter Garden is one of Sheffield’s most cherished sites thanks to its beautiful glass architecture. This vibrant area is the perfect afternoon stroll location for taking in the picturesque plant life and it’s a great lunchtime spot too, with cafes offering hot drinks and light refreshments. The Winter Garden also contains several retail units, many of which stock the works of local makers and artists. There’s no doubt that it’s a wonderful attraction, with its calm atmosphere, and direct connection to the Millennium Gallery.

90 Surrey Street, S1 2LH / 0114 273 6895




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Sheffield Cathedral

Sheffield Cathedral The Cathedral has been a focal point of the city centre for over 1000 years. It is the oldest building to still be used on a daily basis within the city. The first brick was laid on this site by William de Lovetot when he was building the township of Sheffield and has had a rich and lively history ever since. Not only is it a place of worship but the Cathedral is also home to some fantastic projects, such as the Archer Project which supports adults at risk of homelessness. They provide care and support to all they can and long term care to those who need it most.

Church Street, S1 1HA / 0114 275 3434 sheffieldcathedral.org 98

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St Marie’s Cathedral

Victoria Hall Methodist Church

St Marie’s is a beautiful English Roman Catholic Cathedral nestled in the heart of Sheffield City Centre and it offers a warm welcome to visitors and newcomers from all cultural and national backgrounds. The Cathedral is open every day and holds mass and services throughout the week. In addition to their regular celebrations, St Marie’s holds a variety of special masses throughout the year. It is a renowned concert venue and has hosted many of the finest choral ensembles. Guided tours led by knowledgeable and experienced guides are available every Wednesday and group visits to the Cathedral can also be arranged.

A multicultural church with a beautiful modernist interior, Victoria Hall brings people together over prayer, food and coffee. The church also runs community projects like the Sheffield Box, delivering a welcoming shoebox of small items and information to new arrivals in the city, whether they’ve moved from abroad for work, are an asylum seeker or otherwise. Norfolk Street, S1 2JB / 0114 272 1749 victoriahallmethodistchurch.org

Cathedral House, Norfolk Street, S1 2JB / 0114 272 2522 stmariecathedral.org

Victoria Hall

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Spa 1887

Spa 1887

Unity Yoga

Not far from West Street, this luxurious spa provides a range of treatments including facials, massages and waxing, to get you feeling your most beautiful. As well as offering several spa day packages, you can enjoy a session in its invigorating Victorian Turkish baths for a truly relaxing experience within beautiful surroundings.

Based in the city centre, this yoga studio offers a range of yoga classes, suitable for beginners and more advanced yogis, in its airy and comfortable studio space.

150/153, first floor Carver House, Carver Street, S1 4FS unityyogasheffield.com

67 Victoria Street, S3 7QD / 0114 221 1877 spa1877.com


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Kojo & Lee Based on Devonshire Street, Kojo & Lee offers a unique and personalised hairstyling experience, quite unlike anywhere else, within a beautiful rustic interior.

Dapper Chaps Dapper Chaps specialise in modern, classic and trendy styles and with over ten years of experience you’ll be in safe hands. They also offer beard grooming and stock a wide range of premium hair products so you’ll always look your most dapper.

107 Devonshire Street, S3 7SB / 0114 275 0432 /Dapper-Chaps

Image courtesy of Kojo & Lee

109-111 Devonshire Street, S3 7SB kojoandlee.co.uk

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La Coupe

Vanilla by Sara

With a clutch of Best Salon awards to its name, Laundry offers comfortable luxury in stylish surroundings. With its on-site cold pressed juice bar and friendly staff, a trip to Laundry is an all round treat.

Based in Orchard Square, this hairdresser offers a range of high-quality and professional haircuts and styles in its modern and monochrome hairdressing studio.

If you’re looking for a little relaxation and a touch of indulgence, then look no further than Vanilla. This warm and welcoming hair and beauty salon is bathed in natural light and their creative team are renowned for offering a personalised ‘Vanilla experience’ and a fantastic selection of services and treatments.

151 Sellers Wheel, Arundel Street, S1 2NU 0114 276 3645 wearelaundry.co.uk

29 Orchard Square, S1 2FB 0114 275 0505 lacoupestudio.com

Image courtesy of Laundry

16 Norfolk Row, S1 2PA 0114 275 2324 vanillabysara.co.uk


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RUSSELL CUTTS – RUSSELL’S BICYCLE SHED What do you like best about being based in Sheffield? Without a doubt Sheffield has everything you could want in a city – shops, nightlife, good food, even better drink and the amazing countryside right on your doorstep. The people ain’t ‘alf bad either if I do say so mi’self. What advice would you give to someone who’s new to cycling in Sheffield? Don’t be scared of the hills. Mind over matter, the more you cycle the easier it becomes. What are your hopes for the future of cycling in Sheffield? I would like cycling to become as normal as eating cornflakes for breakfast. It’s an activity that just about anyone can do and just about anyone can benefit from – better health, quicker journeys and the euphoric feeling you get as your pedals stop moving and you whizz down Rutland Road. ––––

Russell’s Bicycle Shed Visitors can explore the city on two wheels as soon as they step off the train in Sheffield, thanks to Russell’s Bicycle Shed. The bike shop is based just by the entrance to the station, and as well as selling and servicing bikes it also hires them out at decent day, overnight and week rates. The shop is just next door to the station’s Cycle Hub, a secure bicycle lock-up, complete with changing rooms and accessible 24/7 with a key fob, which you can buy from Russell’s. You’ll also find free-to-use cycle stands on platform 6.

Sheffield Railway Station, Sheaf Street, S1 2BP 0114 273 0539 russellsbicycleshed.co.uk


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Image courtesy of Ponds Forge International Sports Centre

Ponds Forge International Sports Centre

Ponds Forge International Sports Centre

The Great Escape Game

Found in the heart of the city centre this sports centre has been honing some of Britain’s best athletes since 1989. There really is something for everyone at Ponds Forge, from the Olympicsized swimming pool and the family fun leisure pool boasting slides which wind their way around the outside of the building, to a fully equipped gym and fitness centre; there’s enough to fuel anyone’s health kick. Or for those of you that are after a more relaxing day, there is a sauna and steam room at your disposal.

Sheaf Street, S1 2BP / 0114 223 3400 siv.org.uk/ponds-forge

Described as “like being in a real life video game”, Sheffield welcomes a new and exciting game which challenges a group of people to escape from a room, in the allocated time slot of 45 minutes. Get ready to test your clue solving skills and common sense before time runs out.

Avec Building, 3-7 Sidney Street, S1 4RG and St James House, Vicar Lane, S1 2EX / 0333 363 5575 thegreatescapegame.co.uk

Quasar Pure entertainment for all ages, think sci-fi adventure, armed with your own personal laser gun and sent out to conquer a faraway planet, whatever the weather.

4 Bank Street, S1 2DS / 0114 272 1400 laserfun.org.uk


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谢菲尔德是一座文化城市,拥有一部 分全英国最具魅力的剧院、一家具有 历史意义的独立电影院、一个永不停 歇的节日季和多家美术馆,足以开启 一段精彩的艺术之旅。



谢菲尔德的大部分剧院都位于城市中心地带的都灵广场周围。 当夜幕降临,广场渐渐苏醒,随处可见往返于 Crucible、Crucible、Lyceum或Library Theatre剧院的观众。 在市中心的另一端,Theatre Delicatessen上演有别具一格、常 带有些互动性的当代表演,时不时还会组织实验性的演出。 除了谢菲尔德剧院一条街外,市政厅作为全郡最著名、最美轮美 奂的场所之一,举办从舞厅舞蹈到喜剧、乃至摇滚和歌剧的各种 舞台演出。 而在市政厅外面则傲然树立着多座塑像: 钢铁女工雕像于2016 年揭幕,旨在向两次世界大战期间让谢菲尔德的钢铁厂开足马 力、夜以继日地运行的无名英雄们致敬。 要感受谢菲尔德的历史变迁,不妨移步进入谢菲尔德大教堂内。 谢菲尔德大教堂成为谢菲尔德市中心的焦点场所已有1000多年之 久,这里拥有丰富鲜活的历史。 大教堂不仅是一个做礼拜的地方,还经常举办音乐会和展览,并 开展慈善工作帮助有需要的人们。



如果您想了解谢菲尔德的艺术,则务必要参观千年美术 馆——这座城市艺术、工艺和设计的首要目的地。 其长期陈列的展品包括谢菲尔德大名鼎鼎的金属制品收藏和 旨在探索审美观念的拉斯金个人收藏系列。 年代更久远的格拉夫美术馆则是一个更加宁静而传统的画 廊,陈列有全市收集的数百年前的艺术品。 这两家美术馆都有着激动人心的临时展览和巡展计划。 在谢菲尔德一些较小的当代艺术画廊,例如Site Gallery、 APG Works、GLOAM Gallery和99 Mary Street等,也有 许多令人惊喜的展品供人品鉴。 更不要说街头随处可见的艺术和诗歌。 谢菲尔德拥有数以百计才华横溢的艺术家,他们中的许多人 把这座城市视为画布尽情描画。 2016年,特色画墙节邀请了世界各地的街头艺术家在谢菲尔 德的户外画廊留下浓墨重彩的画作。 自1991年以来,谢菲尔德诗歌节Off the Shelf也诚邀诗人在 城市的大街小巷留下其印记。 因此,当您漫步在城市街道时,不妨留意下建筑物外墙上五 颜六色的画作和诗歌。 游览


谢菲尔德也以绿色城市而闻名遐迩,不只在城市的丘陵边缘满眼皆 绿,城市的心脏地带也随处可见绿意盎然,而冬季花园(Winter Garden)的温室与风景如画的和平花园仅咫尺之隔。 在这里,一家人都能找到各自的乐趣,无论是规模庞大的休闲中心 Ponds Forge、Quasar的室内冒险,还是大逃脱游戏体验,都能 让您全家乐不思蜀。 孩子们定会爱上国立应急服务博物馆,里面陈列有互动性展品,以 及包括各个时期的超过50辆应急服务车辆。 在一段忙碌的行程后,前往Spa 1887休闲一下午,或在独立的 Showroom电影院吧度过一个晚上,放缓脚步,让这座城市的休闲 胜地帮助您放松身心。



EAT & DRINK Expertly brewed barista coffee in cafes oozing charm. Warming homemade dishes in one-of-a-kind restaurants. Healthy, locally sourced food in a hurry. Eclectic flavours from around the world. Locally distilled gin in a nighttime hotspot. Sheffield city centre has it all, and plenty more besides. A host of independent eateries and bars have set up shop here alongside trusty, familiar names. Between them they offer everything from the truly indulgent to the budget. You’re spoilt for choice, so get out there – Sheffield’s vibrant cafe, restaurant and bar culture has to be tasted to be fully appreciated.

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JAMES O’HARA (pictured far right)


What do you think sets Public apart from other bars in Sheffield? Attention to detail. More so than anything we’ve done before the detail has been the focus from the beginning. It feels like the most complete in terms of vision and ethos running through the design, interiors, drinks and service standards. That’s maybe the best thing about it being so small, it allows you to really get down to the tiny details. That makes it stand out I think, that and it’s in an old bog, obviously. Which artists and creatives have you enjoyed collaborating with at Public? Well, the three people we work with every time and who are a massive part of our team are Nick Deakin on the design side, India Hobson with her wonderful photography and thirdly, a bit of an unsung hero, Ben Pickup of Rocket Design. Ben is the man who takes our daft ideas about interiors and our endless Pinterest boards and actually makes them a reality. Essentially we throw loads of mad ideas around and swan around being ‘creatives’ and then he makes the bars using his bare hands! He’s an unbelievably talented craftsman. We’ve also been lucky to work with some other really talented friends including Franky Hague at Grey Suit Clay on the crockery, Syd & Mallory on the aprons, Joe at Bear Tree Records, Tom J Newell on the record signage and Charlie Jepson on videos. Which of Public’s cocktails do you find yourself returning to again and again? The Public Highball. One of Jack Wakelin’s (pictured centre) very best in my opinion and the perfect drink to convert people who think they don’t like whisky.


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Image courtesy of James O’Hara



Nestled in the heart of Sheffield, Marmadukes is the perfect weekend lunch location thanks to its delicious deli sandwiches and salads and its superb range of drinks. Be sure to take in the beautiful rustic interior while enjoying their rich coffee and cakes.

An organic cafe which offers freshly-made and locally-sourced dishes on a daily basis, Fusion is renowned for its great salads and light bites as well as its coffee.

22 Norfolk Row, S1 2PA / 0114 276 7462 marmadukes.co


Couch Situated in one of Sheffield’s most vibrant areas, Couch is great for breakfast or lunch thanks to its range of hearty meals and delicious drinks.

29-31 Campo Lane, S1 2EG / 0114 275 6361 couchstuff.co.uk

Butcher Works, 74 Arundel Street, S1 2NS / 0114 252 5974 academyofmakers.co.uk/fusion-cafe.html

HowSt’s modern and stylish interior combined with its nourishing meals and creamy coffee make it the perfect choice for breakfast, brunch or lunch.

46 Howard Street, S1 2LX / 0114 270 0101 howst.co.uk



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The Holt

The Holt


The Holt serves freshly-made and locallyproduced meals and sweet treats, including delicious cakes and coffee which are sure to satisfy even the greatest hunger.

With a pay-as-you-feel approach, Foodhall uses food which would have otherwise gone to waste to create healthy meals to serve in its DIY interior space.

156 Arundel Street, S1 4RE theholtcafe.co.uk

121 Eyre Street, S1 4QW foodhalls.wordpress.com Read more about Foodhall on page 56


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Birdhouse Tea Bar & Kitchen This modern tea bar and kitchen is nestled in the Cultural Industries Quarter. With a friendly and welcoming ambience, the space is light and airy with plenty of seating options across two levels. Whether you’re popping in for a quick cuppa or staying longer to indulge in the extensive menu, the emphasis is on enjoying a healthy dining and drinking experience. Birdhouse have taken their artisan blend teas and expert knowledge and used them to create tea-infused culinary dishes, iced teas and tea cocktails. Their thoughtful menu is made with high quality local food produce and features classic brunch dishes, buddha bowls, sharing deli boards and a scrumptious selection of pastries, cakes and desserts.

Alsop Fields, Sidney Street, S1 4RG / 0114 327 3695 birdhouseteacompany.com

The Cabin The Cabin has fast become a firm favourite for those who like to indulge in pancakes, waffles and coffee. With sweet and savoury options on the menu, they cater to everyone, and the cosy, Canadian-inspired decor which features a gallery and gift shop makes it the perfect spot to spend time with friends.

20-24 Fitzwilliam Gate, S1 4JH / 0114 275 3822 thecabin-sheffield.co.uk

Crepes & Go Crepe and waffle fans will love this little place. Whether your preference is sweet or savoury, they’ll create the perfect crepe for you and cover it in all of your favourite toppings, from ham and cheese, to salted caramel and nutella, and everything in between. The friendly staff also serve a superb range of milkshakes and smoothies, so treat yourself to a break from shopping and enjoy a crepe or two.

The Moor Market, Earl Street, S1 4PF / 07763 748028 FB /crepesandgo.sheffield Birdhouse Tea Bar & Kitchen


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Lucky Fox

Lucky Fox

Cake ‘R’ Us

Lucky Fox serve exceptional American-style food and drinks in a cheerful atmosphere. Try their famous fried chicken and wash it down with a cold beer.

This cake bakery sells an extensive selection of rich cakes and sweet foods, from chocolate mousse and cheesecake, to highly decorated cakes for special occasions. Cake ‘R’ Us can make and decorate cakes in elaborate and original presentations unlike any other.

72 Division Street, S1 4GF / 0114 278 0811 theluckyfox.com


142 Devonshire Street, S3 7SF 0114 276 0305 / cakerus.bakery.cakes.coffee

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Urban Deli

Urban Deli

Blue Moon Cafe

Discover a place where everything is locally sourced, from food and drinks, to the artwork on the walls. Positioned on the corner of a street lined with tasty traders is this gorgeous independent eatery. Build your own sandwiches or salads and pair it with a smooth coffee or refreshing cold drink.

Found in the heart of the city centre, the Blue Moon Cafe offers a variety of vegetarian and vegan dishes at fantastic prices. Its friendly, airy atmosphere and superb homemade food make it perfect for a light bite and a catch-up with friends.

27 Campo Lane, S1 2EG / 0114 276 3218 urbandeli.co.uk

2 St James Row, S1 2EW / 0114 276 3443 bluemooncafesheffield.com

Blue Moon Cafe

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Tamper: Sellers Wheel

Tamper: Sellers Wheel

Tamper: Westfield Terrace

Tamper, arguably one of the best coffee places in Sheffield, certainly lives up to its status thanks to its carefully made and flavoursome gourmet coffee inspired by the practices of New Zealand’s coffee brewers. While it shines because of its wonderful coffee, that’s not the only thing that makes Tamper so special. Its baked goods and New Zealand-style food, along with its friendly atmosphere and rustic decor, makes it the perfect spot for a coffee break, Saturday lunch and – because of its Friday After Hours policy – evening dinner too.

The original Tamper coffee shop, known locally as ‘Little Tamper’. Enjoy fresh New Zealand coffee, delicious baked goods and tasty meals in the cafe’s intimate interior.

149 Arundel Street, S1 2NU / 0114 275 7970 tampercoffee.co.uk

9 Westfield Terrace, S1 4GH / 0114 327 1080 tampercoffee.co.uk

Foundry Coffee Roasters A little gem in the coffee crown of Sheffield, Foundry is just a short stroll from the hustle and bustle of the city centre. Expect a peaceful space to relax and enjoy gorgeous coffee, artisan-blended teas, sumptuous hot chocolate and delicious food with plenty of veggie and vegan options too.

44 Bank Street, S1 2DS foundrycoffeeroasters.com


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Ink & Water

Andrews Cafe Tea Rooms

As well as providing web and graphic design, this cafe also serves tasty food and coffee right in the heart of Sheffield.

This lovely traditional tea room has a loyal following and it’s not hard to see why. The staff are friendly and helpful, and the atmosphere is warm and welcoming. It’s the perfect place to enjoy coffee and cake after a morning of shopping, or stay a little longer and indulge in lunch or afternoon tea. They have a great choice of hot and cold options available for breakfast and lunch, all at very reasonable prices.

8 West One Plaza, Fitzwilliam Street, S1 4JB / 0114 272 0005 inkandwater.coffee

Steam Yard Located on one of Sheffield’s most adored and liveliest streets, Steam Yard has a cool atmosphere and great outdoor seating area. It’s regarded as one of the best beverage places in town thanks to the high quality of its coffees and the scrumptiousness of its baked goods, most notably its donuts and bagels.

1-2 Aberdeen Court, Division Street, S1 4GE steamyard.co.uk

32-34 Chapel Walk, S1 2PD / 07979 958931 /Andrews-Cafe-Tea-Rooms

LOL Bubble Tea LOL Bubble Tea is one of Sheffield’s best bubble tea places thanks to its friendly atmosphere and the extensive range of flavours on offer.

15 West One Plaza, Fitzwilliam Street, S1 4JB / 0114 327 4575 westoneplazasheffield.com

Steam Yard

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Edo Sushi

Delicious food and delectable drinks are the order of the day at Feast. All their food is freshly prepared on-site and their menu features a plentiful choice of salads, wraps, paninis, homemade cakes, snacks, hot drinks and smoothies. Take a seat in the window or have your food to go.

From lunch to dinner, dive into this Japanese takeaway and enjoy a fresh selection of sustainable seafood.

Grace and Flavour

31 Chapel Walk, S1 2PD / 0114 276 2862 feastfood.co.uk

Open at the crack of dawn for early morning caffeine fixes and throughout lunch is this classic salad and sandwich deli bar.

Fanoush This falafel and halloumi bar is a firm favourite in Sheffield and caters for a whole host of dietary preferences. It’s a paradise for vegans and vegetarians alike.

100 Pinstone Street, S1 2HQ / 0114 327 3134 fanoushfalafelbar.co.uk

24-26 Highcourt Chambers, S1 2EP / 0114 275 5123 edosushi.co.uk

10 Orchard Street, S1 2GX / 0114 279 7980

California Fresh As stated in the name, freshness is the focal point of this trader’s ethos. America and Mexico collaborate to bring a burrito-based 1950s-esque surf spot to Sheffield.

257 Glossop Road, S10 2GZ / 0114 327 2331 californiafresh.co.uk 120

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Street Food Chef The Chef’s takeaway-only burrito bar offers a selection of quick, authentic Mexican-flavoured goodness at a steal from breakfast to lunch – crafting each specially for your spice tolerance.

98 Pinstone Street, S1 2HQ / 0114 273 7909 streetfoodchef.co.uk

Hungry Buddha Serving up wonderfully flavoursome Nepalese food, Hungry Buddha pride themselves on their freshly cooked and subtly spiced menu. Their Nepalese Thali features rice, dal, homemade pickles and chutneys and is sure to satisfy even the greatest hunger with vegan, vegetarian and meat options available. They’re open for lunch Monday to Saturday from 12pm.

The Moor Market, Earl Street, S1 4PF / 07809 476090 hungrybuddha.co.uk

QC’s Bagels

QC’s Bagels A little gem tucked away in the city centre, here you can find freshly prepared and quirkily named bagels created with a mouth watering selection of fillings.

8 Orchard Street, S1 2GX / 07715 662731 / QCsBagelBar

Let’s Sushi Let’s Sushi is a fast-food cafe with a real passion for Japanese cuisine. Their sushi, noodle and rice dishes are made by their expert chef with the freshest, locally-sourced ingredients and they are all available to either eat-in or take-away. You can even order your food online and collect it in-store.

14 Division Street, S1 4GF / 0114 272 3388 letussushi.co.uk

Humpit Humpit specialise in the creation of plant-based dishes with a focus on hummus, falafel and pita. Their vegan-friendly food is freshly made every day and is perfect for those times when you need to grab a quick bite to eat on the run. With the smoothest hummus and the fluffiest pita, your tastebuds will thank you.

45 Leopold Street, S1 2GY / 0114 276 2799 humpit-hummus.com Hungry Buddha

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Silversmiths Using fresh, local and seasonal produce, Silversmiths is known as The Yorkshire Restaurant thanks to its classic yet constantlychanging menu which serves some of Yorkshire’s most adored delicacies, notably its pies and Yorkshire puddings. Complemented by its warm atmosphere and friendly service, Silversmiths is for those who want a true Yorkshire dining experience.

111 Arundel Street, S1 2NT / 0114 270 6160 silversmiths-restaurant.com

Cafe Piazza Nestled in the city centre, Cafe Piazza serves up some of the best pizza in Sheffield, plus beautifully cooked Italian dishes and drinks.

18 Church Street, S1 2GN / 0114 275 1500 caffepiazza.co.uk

Efes Efes, near West Street, offers Turkish food of a quality which is unmatched anywhere else in Sheffield, made all the better by its friendly service and atmosphere.

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Cafe Leopold

From its humble beginnings as a catering service in a van to now representing four outlets in Sheffield, the Street Food Chef has won the hearts of many thanks to its delicious Mexican cuisine, including chicken mole tacos, veggie quesadillas and beef brisket burritos, as well as authentic Mexican beers and sodas.

This cosy cafe bar is the ideal spot to share a glass of prosecco or two with a friend or sample their ever-expanding range of artisan gins and delicious cocktails. They also offer a traditional vintage afternoon tea with fresh cream cakes, prosecco chocolates and seasonal finger sandwiches. Perfect for a treat.

90 Arundel Street, S1 4RE / 0114 275 2390 streetfoodchef.co.uk

1-3 Leopold Street, S1 2GY / 0114 270 6566 caffeleopold.co.uk

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Street Food Chef

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Leopold Square This delightful square homes in on the eclectic flavours of the world and is a jewel within Sheffield’s cosmopolitan culture. You’ll find live music on offer almost every night of the week within several of its venues. Between May and September Leopold Square hosts an extensive programme of weekend live entertainment ranging from funky jazz bands to soulful swing vocalists and free ‘Salsa in the Square’ events on bank holiday Sundays, it’s the place to go for fun and frivolity. Home to well known restaurants Wagamama, The Botanist, Cubana, Zizzi and Strada amongst others, its a convivial spot for dinner and drinks.

Leopold Street, S1 1RG leopoldsquare.com

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Enjoy the stylish and luxurious surroundings of Ohm while you sip cocktails from their fantastic menu which features twisted classics, tropical tastes and sweet treats amongst others. There really is something to please every palate and you can take advantage of their happy hour deals every day from 4pm. Plus, if you’d like to dine while you drink, you can choose from a wide range of sharing plates, salads, burgers, pizzas and southern fried chicken. Keep an eye out for their special events too, bottomless pizza and prosecco is a favourite.

West One Plaza, Fitzwilliam Street, S1 4BJ / 0114 213 8080 ohm-sheffield.com


Cubana Located in a beautiful building in Leopold Square, Cubana is a vibrant tapas bar transporting its customers to a colourful and authentic Cuba. Merging both Spanish and Latin-style tapas dishes together with a fantastic choice of cocktails and live music Cubana is a great spot for dinner, and afterwards you’ll be ready to continue the evening dancing downstairs.

Unit 4 Leopold Street, S1 2JG / 0114 276 0475 cubanatapasbar.co.uk

VeroGusto Right in the heart of Sheffield, close to the Crucible and Lyceum theatres, this elegant restaurant serves some of the finest Italian cuisine, and the best desserts, in Sheffield. From the Orecchiette con manzo to the Filetto di manzo, its food never fails to amaze. Along with great wine and great service, VeroGusto is the perfect restaurant for a special evening.

12 Norfolk Row, S1 2PA / 0114 276 0004 verogusto.com

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Image courtesy of Cubana


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Firepit BBQ

This bright and sophisticated restaurant serves a superb variety of Asian dishes with a fusion of flavours. From Vietnamese to Korean cuisine, Oisoi offers an abundance of choice including fresh noodles and curries. Its kitchen imports the finest sauces and ingredients from Korea, Thailand and beyond, to create some of the most authentic Asian food outside of Asia.

Meat eaters and veggies alike will be impressed with the fresh food approach of Firepit. Using only the best ingredients and creating all their sauces and marinades inhouse, you can expect a range of flavoursome dishes including sumptuous steaks and handmade burgers, augmented by top-end cocktails and fine wines, and all to be enjoyed in their beautiful venue.

2 St Paul’s Place, S1 2FJ / 0114 275 6566 oisoi.co.uk

138 West Street, S1 4ES / 0114 249 8151 firepitbbq.co.uk

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Bloo 88

Bloo 88

Unit Sheffield

Serving an eclectic range of pizzas, from classic to veggie to Americana, along with a stellar list of cocktails, Bloo 88, housed in one of Sheffield’s most beautiful old drinking dens, is certainly worth a visit.

This American diner is a burger lover’s haven. You’ll find a mouth-watering selection of beef, chicken, seafood and veggie burgers on offer, as well as tasty philly cheese steak, a range of delicious sides and of course, their famous freakshakes which are piled high with an array of sweet treats for when you’re feeling especially indulgent. The portions are big and the staff are friendly and attentive.

182 West Street, S1 4ET / 0114 270 6264 bloo88.com

Craft and Dough Craft and Dough is renowned in Sheffield for their innovative take on pizza. They’re not afraid to experiment with unusual topping combinations and their selection of craft beers and cocktails make this restaurant a great choice for a unique yet relaxed dining experience, be it for brunch, lunch or dinner.

88 Headford Street, S3 7WB / 0114 438 1532 unitsheffield.com

44 Campo Lane, S1 2EG / 0114 272 2150 craftanddough.co.uk


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Mama’s and Leonies

Mama’s and Leonies

8oz Burger Co

Combining friendly service with a thoroughly welcoming atmosphere, this family restaurant has served tasty and authentic Italian food since 1968 and continues to do so today.

8oz has taken the humble burger to lofty new heights with a menu which features no less than thirty different burger combinations. Their burgers are freshly prepared and hand-pressed daily and they also do gluten-free options and bunless burgers for those who require something a little different. And with a drinks menu which is almost as extensive, you can choose to wash your burger down with a cold beer, a tasty milkshake or even a bourbon cocktail.

111-115 Norfolk Street, S1 2JE / 0114 272 0490 mamasandleonies.co.uk

9 Leopold Street, S1 2GY / 07956 947771 8ozburgerco.com





Forum Cafe Bar

Forum Cafe Bar One of the coolest bars in the city centre, the Forum is located at the forefront of Sheffield’s bustling independent bar district. Friendly staff welcome diners and drinkers alike to relax and enjoy the vibe, either outside on the beachthemed deck chairs or inside in a cosy booth beneath bespoke neon signs. From coffee and waffles at breakfast to afterwork cocktails and burgers, it’s a great place to join friends or colleagues at any time of day – and its Slice Bar stays open late for when you need a night-time snack.

129 Devonshire Street, S3 7SB / 0114 280 8227 forumsheffield.co.uk

Common Room Tucked away above the Forum awaits a perfect place for food, beer and a catch-up. Partake in a game of pool with your mates or watch some live sport on the TV.

127-129 Devonshire Street, S3 7SB / 0114 280 8221 common-room.co.uk

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The Devonshire This all-day bar and eatery is the perfect spot to enjoy a relaxing morning coffee or leisurely brunch with friends. Their gin and vermouth selection is one of the most plentiful in the city and their modern British cuisine is hearty and wholesome.

Image courtesy The Devonshire

113-117 Devonshire Street, S3 7SB 0114 276 6002 thedevonshiresheffield.co.uk

The Devonshire

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Public As the nights turned dark towards the end of 2017, a new light was turned on by the side of the Town Hall. It lit the way down the steps to what was once a men’s public toilet – now completely transformed into an intimate underground bar that serves some of the most delicious and different cocktails in town.

23-55 Surrey Street, S1 2LG publicpublic.co.uk Read our interview with JAMES from Public on page 110


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The Great Gatsby


The Great Gatsby


Situated in the heart of Sheffield, this bar encapsulates a modern twist on the lustful 1920s era. Armed with a vast range of liquor, cosy chairs and DJs making a regular appearance, The Gatsby will entice you into its music-filled rooms. They’ve even got the food side of things covered, with in-house Shy Boy Cantina chefs serving a range of Mexican-inspired dishes throughout the day. On those darker evenings, you will be greeted with glimmering fairy lights and a happy Sheffield vibe.

Upstairs at The Great Gatsby you’ll find Daisy’s – a calm oasis above the hubbub, serving a menu of cocktail classics every Friday and Saturday night. It’s table service and it’s tiny, so we recommend you book in advance - don’t miss the chance to relax and indulge in these delightfully retro surroundings.

73-75 Division Street, S1 4GE / 0114 273 1050 daisysbar.co.uk

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Soyo Occupying what was once one of Sheffield’s historical Methodist churches is now a stylish late bar. Soyo’s interior is dominated by elaborate armchairs and high tables scattered strategically around the floor plan, allowing large groups of people to come together. Be entertained by the attentive staff whilst partaking in one of their famous cocktail masterclasses or just enjoy a laid-back drink after work. Local resident DJs provide the perfect soundtrack to wind-down and put on your dancing shoes, and with some cracking drinks deals running throughout the night, you’ll be left with money in your pocket.

117 Rockingham Street, S1 4EB / 0114 276 7552 soyo.me

The Green Room

The Green Room Live music is at the heart of this bar. The vibrant tunes and great drinks prices will have your toes tapping until the early hours of the morning.

150-154 Devonshire Street, S3 7SG / 0114 200 0000 /GreenRoomSheff


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Maggie May’s

The Roebuck

A free live music venue hosting indie and rock bands almost every night of the week. They also serve homemade Scottish food all made with locally-sourced produce.

Ideally located near the train station, this traditional English pub is just a stone’s throw away from the city centre and serves local ales and hearty food.

23 Trippet Lane, S1 4FG / 0114 276 0640 maggiemayssheffield.com

72 Charles Street, S1 2NB / 0114 272 1756 theroebucksheffield.co.uk

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Noodle Doodle

Harmony Cafe


Serving Malaysian and Chinese cuisine, Noodle Doodle offers an extensive selection of authentic and flavoursome Asian dishes in great portions and at great prices.

Just off West Street, Harmony Cafe offers a wide range of delicious Asian cuisine, all of which is high quality and well-priced.

This conveyor belt sushi spot offers a super selection of Japanese cuisine, from Don Buri to Ramen noodles at its quiet but friendly location in the city centre.

34 Trippet Lane, S1 4EL 0114 272 7688 noodle-doodle.co.uk

Mr Miyagi Sushi & Noodle Bar This conveyor belt sushi spot boasts a fantastic choice of Japanese dishes, from gyoza to yakisoba. It’s a sushi lover’s heaven.

74 Division Street, S1 4GF 0114 275 3832 mrmiyagisushi.co.uk

Zing Vaa Zing Vaa serves a delicious range of Chinese dishes which are sure to tantalise the taste buds, with a speciality for dim sum and Szechuanese cooking.

55 The Moor, S1 4PF 0114 275 6633 zingvaa.co.uk

Noodle Inn Centro A Chinese restaurant based in the city centre, Noodle Inn Centro serves its speciality noodles with a range of tasty and sumptuous Chinese dishes.

11 Westfield Terrace, S1 4GH 0114 272 7433 harmony-cafe.co.uk

Ginseng Serving a wide selection of Korean dishes from traditional recipes to Korean barbecue, Ginseng offers a cuisine unlike anywhere else in Sheffield.

Sushi Express From tempura to gyoza, Sushi Express offers an extensive selection of Japanese dishes and a rich fusion of flavours right in the heart of Sheffield.

12 West One Plaza, Fitzwilliam Street, S1 4JB 0114 327 1514 ginsengsheffield.co.uk

8 Milton Street, S1 4JU 0114 279 7669 sushiexpressuk.com

Wa Ding

Butlers Balti House

With an Asian market on the floor below, the Wa Ding canteen offers a wide range of Asian dishes which are full of flavour.

Loved by the locals, this modern restaurant serves authentic and aromatic Indian dishes quite unlike anywhere else in Sheffield, with spice levels to suit all tastes.

7 West One Plaza, Fitzwilliam Street, S1 4JB 0114 272 8893

U Buffet This all you can eat Chinese buffet offers a wide variety of freshly-made Asian dishes, all well-cooked, bursting with flavour and at great prices too.

58-60 West Street, S1 4EP 0114 272 3668 u-buffet.co.uk

15 Westfield Terrace, S1 4GH 0114 270 0735 noodleinncentro.com


27 Campo Lane, S1 2EG 0114 273 7399 sakushi.co.uk

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44-46 Broad Lane, S1 4BT 0114 276 8141 butlersbalti.com


咖啡馆里专业现磨的咖啡飘出诱人的 香气。 在独一无二的餐厅里享用温热可口的 自制菜肴。 食材来自本地的健康佳肴即刻端上餐 桌。 源自世界各地、兼容并包的风味。 夜场里来一杯当地酿制的杜松子酒。 在谢菲尔德市中心,美食美味,一切 应有尽有。



这里不仅有大品牌和连锁店,许多独立的餐馆和酒吧也纷纷 在此开店营业。 如果您想暂歇脚步喝杯咖啡,则可以光顾谢菲尔德众多新潮 咖啡馆中的一家,他们坚持用心做好这种咖啡因饮品。 Tamper可能算是市中心最酷的咖啡店,您可以前往其在 Westfield Terrace的小店,也可以光临其位于Sellers Wheel 的大型咖啡馆,那里还供应丰盛的美食。 想找一处可爱乡村风格的咖啡馆品鉴美味咖啡,不妨前往人 气颇高的Marmadukes。 Steam Yard的甜甜圈无可媲美,配上精心磨制的咖啡可谓 相得益彰,而Ink and Water和The Holt则是品茶的好去处。 想尝点甜品? 走进中式烘焙店Cake R Us或LOL珍珠奶茶店,里面有种类 繁多的甜味冰镇饮料供您选择。 想享用经典丰盛的午餐,不妨尝试风行(Fusion)有机 咖啡馆、蓝月亮(Blue Moon)素食咖啡馆、食物大厅 (Foodhall)随心付费厨房、德里城(Urban Deli),以及 主打美式餐厅风格美食的幸运狐狸(Lucky Fox)。 该地区的外卖选择包括素食天堂Fanoush,California Fresh、Street Food Chef、QC百吉饼、Feast和江户寿 司。



当夜幕降临时,人气十足的餐厅也比比皆是:Silversmiths 主打约克郡人最喜爱的现代美食,Craft and Dough专 攻创新比萨,8oz Burger Co供应汉堡包,Sakushi专供寿 司,Cubana主打西班牙小吃,Aagrah烹制正宗的印度 菜,Ginseng推出韩国烧烤,VeroGusto奉上最好的意大利 美食,而Efes则供应高品质的土耳其美食。 还有许多餐馆专门提供各类中餐,有Noodle Doodle、Zing Vaa、Noodle Inn Centro和Harmony Cafe等。



市中心最棒的独立式酒吧聚集在时尚、热闹的德文郡区。 Forum咖啡馆酒吧、Public和伟大的盖茨比(Great Gatsby)酒吧可调 制口感出众的鸡尾酒。 Common Room很受学生族和体育迷的欢迎。 Soyo是一家营业到深夜的酒吧,DJ掌控气氛恰到好处,而绿色房间 (Green Room)和玛姬五月(Maggie May’s)的最大亮点则是 现场音乐。 想要去休闲传统的酒吧,我们的啤酒之城(参见第37页了解更多)有 The Devonshire Cat、The Bath Hotel和The Red Deer可供选择。 这些餐厅和酒吧有的可让您开怀饕餮,有的则让您的预算物超所值。 如此多的选择定会让您目不暇接,因此千万别忘了好好品鉴市中心充 满活力的咖啡馆、餐厅和酒吧文化。




It’s easy to shop independent in Sheffield city centre. You’ll find indie shops dedicated to books, plants, unusual gifts and records. Others where local makers show off their wares. And, in the Devonshire Quarter, a cluster of designer boutiques and vintage shops that create a hub of student life. That’s not to say the city doesn’t do high street, though – big names and national treasures, including John Lewis, Marks and Spencer, Hotel Chocolat, Pandora, Primark, Debenhams, Lush and Topshop, can be found down Fargate and on The Moor. Add to all that a shiny new market filled with fresh produce, and you’ll want to grab your purse and go shopping in no time.

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KIRSTEEN & LUCY – SYD & MALLORY What’s the best thing about running your business in Sheffield? Sheffield is a great facilitator for independent businesses like ours. It’s a good community, where you get to know other people and people really do help each other. The cost of living and rent is cheap too. Where do you take your design inspiration from? We’re inspired by current trends, the catwalk, music, television, film and art. Whatever we’re watching or into at the time inspires our design process. I’ve been drawing lots of nudes recently and Lucy is into nude fabrics so our new collection was inspired by life drawing and the female form. Why do you think your punk aesthetic and DIY fashion appeals so much to people? I think our DIY fashion appeals because it looks like people could make it themselves. I’m not remotely offended if someone says, ‘I could make that’. That’s kinda the whole point. It’s different from the mainstream but also not too different that it’s not accessible. I hope people do feel inspired to make their own stuff and I’ve been told many times that people have done just that.

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COW Found on West Street, COW offers shoppers the opportunity to find rare and authentic retro pieces alongside handmade vintageinspired pieces adapted by COW’s very own rework team. Blending contemporary styles and modern trends with classic fabrics and influences, the company develops its own collection of apparel to go hand-in-hand with the carefully picked and globally-sourced vintage items. Featuring an array of dresses, jeans, crop tops and jumpers as well as bags and shoes, there is something for everyone within COW’s stylish black-bricked store. With its friendly service and cool atmosphere, this vintage shop is certainly worth a visit.

156-160 West Street, S1 4ES / 0114 272 6276 wearecow.com



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Vulgar Vulgar’s thoughtfully picked rails of vintageinspired garments and authentic retro designer pieces make it a fun and colourful shopping experience.

2 The Forum, 127-129 Devonshire Street, S3 7SB vulgarsheffield.com

The Thrifty Store Filled with seemingly endless amounts of vintage, this is a shop you can get lost in for hours, discovering the rare treasures and hidden gems within – especially during their regular kilo sales.

Castle House, Angel Street, S3 8LN thriftystore.co.uk

Mooch Vintage Vulgar

Stacked with authentic vintage treasures and renowned for the friendly service, Mooch is a champion in Sheffield’s vintage scene.

76 Division Street, S1 4GF / 0114 327 4393 / moochvintage

Freshmans Boutique Filled with vintage gems, Freshmans Boutique is the longstanding destination for men’s and women’s vintage in Sheffield.

6-8 Carver Street, S1 4FS / 0114 272 8333 freshmans.co.uk


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Syd & Mallory

The Alternative Store

Stocked with hand-made and hand-printed clothing, infused with elements of grunge, folk and punk, Syd & Mallory is a great high street alternative for finding modern and stylish clothing. Using vintage styles with modern fabrics and contemporary styles with vintage fabrics, this store offers shoppers a clothing range which is both original and individual.

The Alternative Store has been supplying streetwear to Sheffield for more than twenty five years. They sell top quality, modern street fashion hand-picked from a combination of the best homegrown UK brands and American brands, including SABBC and Test Your Strength, Rebel8, Crooks & Castles and 10 Deep.

158 Devonshire Street, S3 7SG / 0114 270 6482 sydandmallory.com

121 Devonshire Street, S3 7SB / 0114 278 6343 thealternativestore.net



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Slugger Skate Store

Eton has been proudly flying the flag for designer fashion in Sheffield since the late 1980s. Stocking the latest designer collections for both men and women throughout the seasons, Eton is undoubtedly the place to go if you’re looking for new threads for any occasion. Their rails feature a cool and carefully chosen selection of well-known brands, from Kenzo and D Squared to Burberry and Vivienne Westwood. And in addition to the clothes, you’ll find the perfect shoes and accessories to augment any outfit, with the help of staff who are renowned for their fashion knowledge and attentiveness.

A one-stop shop for all your skating needs. Stocking major brands of footwear, hardware, clothing and accessories, plus a host of skaterelated knickknacks. While you’re there, make sure you check out the other Forum boutiques for a further taste of independent Sheffield.

65 Division Street, S1 4GE / 0114 272 4487 eton-clothing.co.uk

Melody Couture Melody Couture have been in business for over 30 years, dressing bright young things in the latest looks at affordable prices.

The Forum, 127-129 Devonshire Street, S3 7SB / 0114 275 5131 sluggerskatestore.co.uk

Naked Ape Specialising in quality outdoor wear for climbing, running, skiing, snowboarding and fitness, Naked Ape is also an official stockist of Vibram five finger shoes, Patagonia outdoor clothing, and Carhartt workwear.

96 Pinstone Street, S1 2HQ / 0114 273 9777 nakedape.uk.com

64 The Moor, S1 4PA / 0114 249 3174 melodycouture.co.uk


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CollardManson As one of the Devonshire Quarter’s longest-standing traders, CollardManson is known for being a fine purveyor of stylish clothing and accessories, shrouded in dusky lighting and a cool green exterior. Stocking a line-up of monochrome clothing from both designer brands and its own collection, you can find carefully designed dresses alongside graphic tees. The truly stunning elements are the jewellery collection – intricately-made gold and silver statement pieces – and the range of homeware; cushions, chandeliers and crockery to give any home a chic and elegant look. CollardManson’s collection is designed in Sheffield and manufactured in London.

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Sa-Kis A menswear shop in Sheffield’s Devonshire Quarter, Sa-kis stocks the latest designer menswear garments, from Vivienne Westwood to Edwin, in its wide, multi-railed space. Its collection of streetwear clothing from both well-established and emerging brands makes Sa-kis a place which offers its shoppers original and authentic clothing unlike anything to be found on the high street. With a stock of t-shirts, tracksuits, shoes, jackets, shirts and jeans, there is something for everyone at this shop and it is certainly a number one destination among those who have an interest in men’s fashion.

32-34 Division Street, S1 4GF / 0114 278 7124 sa-kis.com


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Almost like walking into a thriving indoor garden, this florist offers an extensive variety of gorgeous flowers and beautiful potted plants to decorate the home in its shop on Division Street, as well as a range of services including hand-delivering beautiful bouquets of flowers and creating innovative flower displays for weddings.

Selling everything from candles to jewellery to dresses, this little gem on Devonshire Street is full to the brim with treasures and trinkets that are certain to catch one’s eye. Whether you want to decorate your home or buy a gift for a loved one, Within Reason is the perfect shop for it.

This independent retailer specialises in designer brand clothing, luggage and accessories, and features names such as Hugo Boss, Paul Smith, Michael Kors and Barbour. From hip flasks and Hunter wellies to totes and dog coats, if you’re looking for a little slice of luxury then be sure to pay Sinclairs a visit.

144-146 Devonshire Street, S3 7SF / 0114 249 3346 /withinreasonsheffield

266 Glossop Road, S10 2HS 0114 275 0333 sinclairsonline.co.uk

70 Division Street, S1 4GF / 0114 270 6779 plantologyflorist.co.uk

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Sheffield’s go-to shop for original and eccentric gifts, MoonKo stocks one-of-a-kind jewellery, stationery and home decor, all handmade by independent and emerging makers and carefully selected by the shop’s owner. The ceramic ornaments and plant selection create a serene environment in which to find a perfect present, whether you are wanting botanical, sartorial or domestic. With its aim to support young budding artists and local brands being at the heart of this company, you can expect to regularly see new treasures appear in this colourful shop.

89 Division Street, S1 4GE / 07981 361502 moonko.co.uk

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Bird’s Yard Stocking a wide collection of works by local artists and makers, including homeware, clothes and cards, Bird’s Yard is the perfect shop for unique and quirky gifts.

44 Chapel Walk, S1 2PD 0114 278 8709 birdsyard.co.uk

All Good Stuff This gallery shop at Butcher Works sells a range of arts and crafts, from pottery to jewellery, made by local artists and makers at reasonable prices.

72 Arundel Street S1 2NS 0114 252 5985 agstuff.co.uk

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ALEX MAXWELL – LA BIBLIOTEKA How do you choose the publications for La Biblioteka? We’re avid magazine buyers and readers – the shop developed from the idea that we could buy extra copies of what we were buying and sell them on to our friends. We also get lots of customer requests and recommendations, which we love. Now we’re in the position of getting things sent to us, which is very lucky, as it can be difficult to keep abreast of what’s happening, especially since we’re away from the London-centric ‘scene’. What’s best about being based in Sheffield? The fact that we’re away from the London buzz is actually a help. We have space to do what we want to do and share the stories that matter to our customers. Sheffield’s a beautiful city, nestled amongst the best green space in the country, filled with some of the warmest people. Why do you think print enjoys enduring popularity, despite the continued rise of digital publishing? Digital publishing had a chance to be the next stepchange in experience, using multimedia to enhance the storytelling. Beyond a few projects, what we got was poorly formatted PDFs and embedded YouTube links. Essentially, there wasn’t enough investment and publishers were naive in thinking the natural movement to digital would be enough, but people care about that experience and their time is precious. Print publishers realised this and I think we’re now moving to a great age of beautifully-designed, novel publications, telling a range of stories that are nearly as diverse as the readers who enjoy them.


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La Biblioteka Nomadic independent print purveyors La Biblioteka settled into no. 70 in 2016, with funding from the Renew Sheffield project. The shop fills a gap in the market for unique and creative magazines that you’d struggle to find anywhere else in the city. It’s also a great place to pick up holiday inspiration, stocking a great selection of alternative and independent travel guides to cities near and far.

70 Pinstone Street, S1 2HP labiblioteka.co


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Bear Tree Records

Thou Art

Based in Orchard Square, Bear Tree Records holds an extensive and carefully-picked collection of both new and used vinyl of all genres, ranging from jazz to punk to techno. With a description by the owner on every record, this record shop offers an intimate shopping experience quite unlike any other.

Thou Art’s friendly and professional service has seen them become one of the go-to studios for tattooing, body piercing and body modification. With skilled tattoo artists, a fantastic selection of jewellery and knowledgeable staff on-hand to offer helpful advice, you’re sure to feel at ease in their spotless studio. Walk-ins welcome and appointments available.

Unit 13-16 The Forum, 127-129 Devonshire Street beartreerecords.com

47 Chapel Walk, S1 2PD / 0114 270 0985 /thouarttattoo

EYEYE EYEYE is an independent optician with a strong ethical focus. Their honest and friendly service is second to none and the one-hour unhurried eye test is thorough and detailed. They also specialise in beautifully-made, sustainable and ethically-sourced frames and practice nononsense, ethical-pricing. Their shop is dog and bike-friendly too.

112 Devonshire Street, S3 7SF / 0114 249 8288 eyeyesheffield.co.uk

Balance Considered to be one of Sheffield’s best head shops, selling a variety of smoking apparatus and oil gears, Balance also sells homeware, posters, throws and clothing.

156 Devonshire Street, S3 7SG / 0114 249 1220 lifeisbalance.co.uk

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Cards & Gifts

Dating way back to 1872, Atkinsons is Sheffield’s oldest independent department store – in fact, it’s now Sheffield’s only independent department store. The family-run shop and its cafes are as popular as ever, with its friendly service, expertise and discount card keeping its discerning customers loyal – and winning over new ones, even after all these years.

Whether you’re on the hunt for contemporary greetings cards, birthday candles or super shaper balloons, Cards & Gifts has everything you need to celebrate a special occasion. They’re fully stocked with a wonderful array of party and wedding supplies including personalised gifts, keepsakes and helium balloons.

78-82 The Moor, S1 3LT / 0114 276 8811 atkinsonsofsheffield.co.uk

46 Chapel Walk, S1 2PD / 0114 275 0169 /cardsgiftssheffield


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Sheffield Scene Located in the heart of the city, Sheffield Scene sells a range of gifts and artefacts, particularly those which reflect Sheffield’s character, and also specialise in silverware.

49 Surrey Street, S1 2LG / 0114 273 1723

Natural Bed Company The Natural Bed Company are creators of solid wooden beds, futon sofa beds and bedside tables, all expertly crafted from high quality, sustainable materials. They also stock a range of beautiful home essentials - from luxury towels and candles, to slippers and bedding, they have everything to make life that little bit more comfortable.

Phone Extras Established for more than fifteen years, Phone Extras is your go-to for everything mobile phone-related. Stocking a wide range of mobile phone accessories such as batteries, chargers and phone cases, they will carry out quality repairs while you wait, including iPhone screen repairs, and they also offer a mobile phone unlocking service.

29 Chapel Walk, S1 2PD / 0114 275 8000

123-125 Fitzwilliam Street, S1 4JP / 0114 272 1984 naturalbedcompany.co.uk

Stitch Express Tucked away on Chapel Walk, Stitch Express carry out professional tailoring and clothing alterations. Their staff are highly skilled and experienced and can provide you with quality advice in a relaxed, comfortable environment.

36 Chapel Walk, S1 2PD / 0114 276 5871

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Moor Market With around 90 independent businesses, Sheffield’s Moor Market has the biggest collection of indie retailers under one roof in the region, and it’s at the heart of new developments in The Moor shopping district. So think local and give its stalls a go next time you’re shopping in the city centre – whether its fresh fruit and veg, meat and fish, local beer and coffee, fabric, jewellery and makeup, or toys for your pet, the market traders will sort you out. You’ll also find flavours from around the world while you’re there; take your pick from Chinese won ton, Portuguese tarts, Greek olives, indulgent burgers, Thai treats, a traditional British cottage pie, and much more.

77 The Moor, S1 4PF / 0114 273 5281 sheffieldmarkets.com


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Simmonite Simmonite is a fantastic butcher, fishmonger and delicatessen with friendly and accommodating staff. They really do have it all – whether you’re after a lovely joint of lamb for your Sunday dinner or a sumptuous spread of shellfish for a special occasion, you’re sure to find something to tickle your fancy.

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H.L. Brown Founded in 1861 by Harris Brown, this jeweller’s has stood the test of time to become one of Yorkshire’s leading jewellery specialists. The family-run, independent business offers a stunning range of gold and silver jewellery, watches and clocks, and also stocks a magnificent selection of gem, antique and period pieces. Knowledgeable staff are always on hand to provide sound advice and to assist with valuations, refurbishments, repairs and servicing. The shop is also renowned for its beautiful diamond collection, if you’re looking for something that sparkles.

2 Barker’s Pool, S1 1LZ / 0114 272 4388 hl-brown.co.uk

Michael Spencer Jewellers These artisans have over 40 years of experience crafting and repairing bespoke jewellery, with design and trade all taking place in their workshop in the centre of town.

Unit 6, Craft Workshops, Orchard Square, S1 2FB 0114 272 9367 michaelspencerjewellers.co.uk

Browns Family Jewellers Green and Benz

Green and Benz There’s a team of jewellery experts waiting to help you find the perfect piece in this award-winning jewellery store, whether it’s an engagement ring, earrings, or a “just because” gift. Their collection includes jewellery from around the world, featuring some of the best names in the industry. Located on a street lined with independent shops, this contemporary jeweller is a highlight of the stylish Devonshire Quarter. With platinum and diamond specialists in store, these people really do know their carats.

Browns Family Jewellers place honesty and integrity at the heart of their business. With over twenty years experience and a wealth of knowledge, they specialise in vintage, antique and new jewellery for men and women. You’ll find a beautiful range of jewellery, including engagement and wedding rings, and service with a personal touch.

107 Pinstone Street, S1 2HJ / 0800 802 1772 brownsfamilyjewellers.co.uk

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在谢菲尔德市中心独立购物可谓易 如反掌——书籍、碟片、衣服、家 居用品、盆栽植物、珠宝、礼品、食 物等——一切应有尽有,只待您去发 现。



您会发现专门卖书刊杂志的独立商店,比如非常棒的La Biblioteka。 Plantology和Moonko等商店里可以淘到奇特植物和原创礼品。 熊树唱片(Bear Tree Records)是寻找新歌唱片的最佳去处。 当地手工艺者在冬季花园(Winter Garden)中的All Good Stuff、Sheffield Scene和Sheffield Makers Shop展示自己的制 品。 而Reason和Birds Yard的可爱装饰品和家居用品,会令您的小屋 倍感温馨。



德文郡区是谢菲尔德独立购物和学生课余生活的中心。 设计师精品店和古色古香的商店遍布街道两旁。适应不同 个性的时尚标签可以在Collard Manson、Concept by Seasons、Sa-Kis和Eton时装店找到。 除了繁华的商业街外,Syd和Mallory’s是另一个好去处, 这里手工制作、手工印花的服装只此一处,别无仅有。 Slugger是一家一站式的滑板装备店,所有畅销的滑板品牌 装备和滑板均有售。Green和Benz是当代风格的珠宝精品 店。 如果您对二手复古服装和大减价商品感兴趣,只需前往谢菲 尔德的复古服装店:Cow、Mooch、Freshmans、Vulgar 和The Thrifty Store。



谢菲尔德独立精神的另一个地标是阿特金森百货大楼。 这家家族式经营的百货大楼始创于1872年,时至今日是谢菲 尔德唯一一家独立百货商场。 凭借友好的服务和专业知识,该百货大楼至今仍拥有一批忠 实的顾客,其内部的咖啡馆也一如既往地颇受欢迎。 此外还有摩尔市场(Moor Market),上架有来自90多个当地 企业的新鲜农副产品,定会让您迫不及待地抓起钱包前去挑 选。




It was Sheffield’s workers who made the city internationally famous in the 19th century, pioneering developments in steel that changed the world. Though heavy industry has declined in recent decades, much of the city’s workforce keeps alive its heritage of technological innovation. And Sheffield’s reputation for cutting-edge enterprise continues to define much of its changed economy. The city centre is now home to thousands of public and private enterprises. Many of these are in the professional, scientific and technical industries, while the number of creative and digital industries has boomed since the 80s. These industries are focussed in central hubs like Electric Works, The Workstation and Sheffield Technology Parks, creating an exciting community of startups and ventures both large and small. The city centre’s unique character, as well as its good connections to rail and road networks, have also attracted global and national corporations. The likes of DLA Piper, Mott MacDonald, Ove Arup, Sky and Zoo Digital have invested in Sheffield, becoming major employers that stand harmoniously alongside the independent business community. Together, all of this makes for a vibrant and dynamic city centre, driven by an innovative and creative workforce who reap the benefits of working, socialising and living here. The following pages give just a flavour of some of the businesses who have chosen to invest in the city centre.

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Union St Union St is a central hub of co-working, street food and events which has been cultivating a productive and collaborative atmosphere since it opened its doors in 2014. Four years on and it’s thriving. They offer co-working, hot-desking and desk rental in a friendly shared workspace at excellent rates, with current tenants including Studio Polpo, True Glass Films and Sheffield Creative Guild. The workspace itself is bathed in natural light and is decorated with nicely appointed botanicals and work by local artists. As you walk in you’re greeted by the on-site barista at the in-house cafe. They’re joined each day for lunch by a different street food trader with cuisines currently including Korean, vegan and good old-fashioned pie and peas. The pop-up cafe is always popular so it’s recommended to arrive early. Union St also has a varied and vibrant events calendar which includes a vegan breakfast club, yoga, pilates, an alternative choir, regular clothing exchanges, language classes, growing workshops and an adult-learning cafe. In addition, the space hosts regular meet-ups for a range of groups with Freelance Folk, Acorn Sheffield and The Women’s Equality Party all holding regular sessions there.

18-22 Union St, S1 2JP / 0114 205 1051 union-st.org

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Electric Works Opened in 2009, Electric Works is the landmark of the first phase in the currently evolving Sheffield Digital Campus – a £110 million development opposite Sheffield station which, once complete, will be one of Europe’s most technologically advanced business sites. The unique, ultra-modern office and events space has quickly become home to a lively hub of creative, digital, IT and multimedia companies, including cloud computing company WANdisco, architecture practice Calderpeel, and arts education not-for-profit IVE. Offering hot-desking, short-term project office hire and a range of flexible spaces, it has something to suit the small startup and the large-scale organisation alike. And if that wasn’t enough to put smiles on its tenants’ faces, Electric Works is also home to a huge, three-story helter-skelter, sliding from the top floor to the reception.

Sheffield Digital Campus, S1 2BJ 0114 286 6200 electric-works.net


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Workstation The Workstation is the flagship business centre for creative and digital industries. Connected to the independent Showroom Cinema next door, it’s a natural home for film-related organisations – including the international documentary film festival Sheffield Doc/Fest; The Children’s Media Conference, the UK’s premier event for children’s content; the BFI’s Film Hub North, a network of exhibitors committed to engaging people with world cinema in the region; Cinema For All, the national support and development organisation for community cinemas and film societies; and film production company 104 Films. Other creative tenants include app developers 57 Digital, design studios Field and Diva, and theatre companies Eclipse, Forced Entertainment and Dead Earnest. And it’s from the Workstation that community radio and TV station Sheffield Live! broadcasts to the city by day and night.

15 Paternoster Row, S1 2BX 0114 279 6511 showroomworkstation.org.uk

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Sheffield Technology Parks Close to Sheffield station, the Millennium Gallery and the excellently brewed coffee of Tamper: Sellers Wheel, the Sheffield Technology Parks couldn’t be in a better location. The non-profit specialist IT and technology business centre is home to innovative, entrepreneurial businesses including software companies like Llama Digital and SkillsLogic; professional printers and CAD designers 3D Folkes Printing; digital consultancy firm Rocca Creative; Musgrave Analytics and many more.

Cooper Buildings, Arundel Street, S1 2NS 0114 221 1800 shefftechparks.com


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Jefferson Sheard Architects

SIX Architecture & Design

HLM Architects

Studio Polpo

AXIS Architecture


2 Sidney Street, S1 4RH 0114 276 1651 jeffersonsheard.co.uk

2nd Floor, The Ruskin Building, Tudor Square, S1 2LA 0114 263 9600 hlmarchitects.com

Talbot Chambers, 2–6 North Church Street, S1 2DH 0114 249 0944 axis-architecture.co.uk

St James House, Vicar Lane, S1 2EX 0114 345 0600 six-ad.com

18-20 Union Streeet, S1 2JP 07973 815874 studiopolpo.com

The Workstation, 15 Paternoster Row, S1 2BX 0114 258 7323 waparchitects.co.uk

Birkett Cole Lowe 105A Mary Street, S1 4RT 0114 275 7260 birkettcolelowe.co.uk

Globe Architects

4th Floor, Abbey House, 11 Leopold Street, S1 2GY 0114 272 7912 globearchitects.co.uk

hpda architecture

Summit House, 151 Eyre Street, S1 4QW 0114 275 6270 hpda.co.uk

Melling Ridgeway + Partners Charter House, Moore Street, S3 7UR 0114 272 3321 mrparchitects.sharepoint.com

Robin Ashley Architects Hawk Works, 105 Mary Street, S1 4RT 0114 258 7450 raarchitects.co.uk


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Construction & Engineering Allcott Associates



Turner & Townsend

CD International BSE

Waterman Group

The Balance, 2 Pinfold Street, S1 2GU 0114 358 3487 allcottassociates.co.uk

Level 5 North, Derwent House, 150 Arundel Gate, S1 2JY 0114 352 0175 rocksolidimages.com

2 Broad Street West, S1 2BQ 0114 278 3001 carillionplc.com

2nd Floor, 1-3 East Parade, S1 2ET 0114 272 9025 turnerandtownsend.com

Unit 414 The Workstation, 15 Paternoster Row, S1 2BX 0114 221 0221 cdbse.net

Belgrave House, 47 Bank Street, S1 2DR 0114 229 8900 watermangroup.com

Materials and Engineering Research Institute

Sheffield Hallam University, City Campus, S1 1WB 0114 225 3500 shu.ac.uk/research/specialisms/materials-and-engineeringresearch-institute

Mott MacDonald

Derwent House, 150 Arundel Gate, S1 2JY 0114 276 1242 mottmac.com

Ove Arup & International Partners Ltd

9th Floor, 3 St Paul’s Place, Norfolk Street, S1 2JE 0114 272 8247 arup.com

Rider Levett Bucknall UK

6th Floor Orchard Lane Wing, Fountain Precinct, Balm Green, S1 2JA 0114 273 3300 rlb.com/en

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Creative, Digital & Media Ant Marketing Ltd


Access Space

HJC Product Design


Llama Digital

BBC Radio Sheffield


Creative Sheffield




Antenna House, St Mary’s Gate, S2 4QA 0800 0737 300 antmarketing.com

AVEC Building, 3-7 Sidney Street, S1 4RG 0114 249 5522 access-space.org

178 Shoreham Street, S1 4SQ 0114 399 0680 appt-app-design.co.uk

54 Shoreham Street, S1 4RS 0114 273 1177 bbc.co.uk/radiosheffield

11 Broad Street West, S1 2BQ 0114 223 2345 welcometosheffield.co.uk

99 Mary Street, S1 4RT 0114 273 1799 ded.studio

Workstation, 15 Paternoster Row, S1 2BX 0114 258 6200 field-design.com

192 Shoreham Street, S1 4SQ 0114 278 8888 hjcdesign.co.uk

Cooper Buildings, Arundel Street, S1 2NS 0114 307 2340 llamadigital.co.uk

Workstation, 15 Paternoster Row, S1 2BX 0114 312 2130 meshviz.co.uk

16 Moore Street, S3 7US 0114 272 7574 thinkpinders.com

Sheffield Technology Parks, S1 2NS 0843 886 9424 roccacreative.co.uk

Design Futures

Cantor Building, 153 Arundel Street, S1 2NU 0114 225 6759 designfuturesgroup.com


Bloc Studios, 198 Arundel Street, S1 4RE 07397 191951 faunagraphic.com 176

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Technology & Software ARM Limited


Belgravia House, 115 Rockingham Street, S1 4EB 0114 279 7779 quba.co.uk

To date, ARM has shipped more than 86 billion of its silicon chips, which have been used in digital devices reaching more than 80% of the global population.

SDL Sheffield

City Gate, 8 St Mary’s Gate, S1 4LW 0114 282 8000 arm.com

Derwent House, 150 Arundel Gate, S1 2JY 0114 253 5300 sdl.com

Ask4 Limited An expert internet service provider specialising in high-speed internet solutions and managed data services for student accommodation, with a special focus on maintaining customer satisfaction.

Devonshire Green House, 14 Fitzwilliam Street, S1 4JL 0114 303 3200 ask4.com


4th Floor, Fountain Precinct, Balm Green, S1 2JA 0114 262 2000 edp.co.uk

Good Things Foundation 1st Floor, 1 East Parade, S1 2ET 0114 349 1666 goodthingsfoundation.org


City Gate, 8 St Mary’s Gate, S1 4LW 0114 267 7500 www.oclc.org

Plusnet plc

Sky plc

Digital Campus, S1 2BP 03442 41 41 41 corporate.sky.com

Sopra Banking Software 3rd & 4th Floor – Office 1, The Square, 2 Broad Street West, S1 2BQ 0114 253 5500 soprabanking.com

Tribal Ltd

55 St Mary’s Road, S2 4AN 0114 281 6100 tribalgroup.com


Electric Works, Sheffield Digital Campus, S1 2BJ 0114 303 9985 wandisco.com

Zoo Digital

Floor 7, City Gate, 8 St Mary’s Gate, S1 4LW 0114 241 3700 zoodigital.com

The Balance, 2 Pinfold Street , S1 2GU 0800 432 0200 plus.net

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Bell & Buxton

Kennedys Law LLP

Best Solicitors

Lupton Fawcett LLP

Telegraph House, 11-15 High Street, S1 2GA 0114 249 5969 bellbuxton.co.uk

Broughton House, 48-50 West Street, S1 4EX 0114 358 3134 bestsolicitorsonline.co.uk

DLA Piper

1 St Paul’s Place, S1 2JX 0870 011 1111 www.dlapiper.com

Freeth Cartwright LLP

2nd Floor, Leopold Wing, Fountain Precinct, Balm Green, S1 2JA 0845 077 9696 freeths.co.uk

Ventana House, 2 Concourse Way, Sheaf Street, S1 2BJ 0114 253 2000 kennedyslaw.com

47 Bank Street, The Synergy Building, Belgrave House, S1 2DR 0114 276 6607 luptonfawcett.com

Norrie Waite & Slater 11-12 East Parade, S1 2ET 0333 577 0215 norriewaite.co.uk

Slater + Gordon Lawyers

3rd Floor, Fountain Precinct, 1 Balm Green, S1 2JA 0114 276 6868 slatergordon.co.uk

Graysons Solicitors

St John’s Buildings


Taylor&Emmet LLP

hlw Keeble Hawson LLP

Thompsons Solicitors

Howells LLP

Wake Smith Solicitors Ltd

Courtwood House, Silver Street Head, S1 2DD 0114 205 0298 graysons.co.uk

Fountain Precinct, Balm Green, S1 2JA 0114 274 3700 hgf.com

Commercial House, 14 Commercial Street, S1 2AT 0114 276 5555 hlwkeeblehawson.co.uk

15-17 Bridge Street, S3 8NL 0114 249 6666 howellsllp.com 178

7 Leopold Street, S1 2GY 0114 273 8951 stjohnsbuildings.com

20 Arundel Gate, S1 2PP 0114 218 4000 tayloremmet.co.uk

The Synergy Building, Campo Lane, S1 2EL 0114 270 3300 thompsons.law

No1 Velocity, 2 Tenter Street, S1 4BY 0114 266 6660 wake-smith.co.uk – Work –


Withers and Rogers LLP


Wrigleys Solicitors

Bluestone Credit Management

Derwent House, Arundel Gate, S1 2FN 0114 273 3400 withersrogers.com

3rd Floor, Fountain Precinct, 1 Balm Green, S1 2JA 0114 267 5588 wrigleys.co.uk

5th Floor, Fountain Precinct, Balm Green, S1 2JA 0114 203 4600 aon.com

Derwent House, 150 Arundel Gate, S1 2FN 0114 242 6628 bluestone.co.uk

Bucknell Whitehouse

The Masters House, 92a Arundel Street, S1 4RE 0114 272 6789 bucknellwhitehouse.co.uk


4th Floor, Fountain Precinct, Leopold Street, S1 2JA 0114 285 9500 graywoods.co.uk


13-17 Paradise Square, Sheffield, S1 2DE 0114 272 9476 mgrw.co.uk

PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP St Paul’s Place, 121 Norfolk Street, S1 2LE 0114 272 9141 pwc.co.uk

UK Steel Enterprise

The Innovation Centre, 217 Portobello, S1 4DP 0114 273 1612 uksteelenterprise.co.uk

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Knight Frank


Lambert Smith Hampton

BNP Paribas Real Estate

Lane Walker

Brownill Vickers

Mark Jenkinson & Son

Commercial Property Partners

Paul Lancaster Properties

Crosthwaite Commercial

SMC Chartered Surveyors

2 Pinfold Street, S1 2GU 0114 321 0720 barnsdales.co.uk

2 Campo Lane, S1 2EF 0114 345 0724 blundells.com

Fountain Precinct, Balm Green, S1 2JA 0114 263 9200 realestate.bnpparibas.co.uk

82 Queen Street, S1 2DW 0114 273 8377 brownillvickers.com

11 Leopold Street, S1 2GY 0114 273 8857 cppartners.co.uk

Hawk Works, 105a Mary Street, S1 4RT 0114 272 3888 crosthwaitecommercial.com

The Fountain Precinct, 7th Floor Balm Green, S1 2JA 0114 272 9750 knightfrank.co.uk

2 St Paul’s Place, S1 2JF 0114 275 3752 lsh.co.uk

15 Arundel Gate, S1 2PN 0114 275 3260 lanewalker.co.uk

8 Norfolk Row, S1 2PA 0114 276 0151 markjenkinson.co.uk

Courtwood House, Silver Street Head, S1 2DD 0114 279 2852 paul-lancaster.co.uk

54 Campo Lane, S1 2EG 0114 281 2183 smcommercial.co.uk

Devonshire Green Commercial Properties Devonshire Green House, 14 Fitzwilliam Street, S1 4JL 0114 272 9687

Fowler Sandford 8 St. James Street, S1 1XN 0114 275 1441 fowlersandford.com


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Training & Recruitment


Barber McLelland

Chase Medical


Hallam Medical

Modis International

One Medical Group

Office Angels

Westfield Contributory Health Scheme

Courtwood House, Silver Street Head, S1 2DD 0114 279 2843 bmrecruitment.co.uk

Ruskin Buildings, Tudor Square, S1 2LA 0114 272 1470 hays.co.uk

The Synergy Building, Campo Lane, S1 2EL 0114 273 0281 modis.co.uk

5 St James Row, S1 2EU 0114 273 0888 office-angels.com


Velocity, Tenter Street, S1 4BY 0114 275 7421 chase-medical.com

9th Floor, City Gate, 8 St Mary’s Square, S1 4LW 0333 800 0395 hallammedical.com

Rockingham House, 75 Broad Lane, S1 3PB 0114 241 2700 onemedicalgroup.co.uk

Westfield House, 60 Charter Row, S1 3FZ 0114 250 2000 westfieldhealth.com

7b Leopold Street, S1 2GY 0114 228 8901 reedglobal.com

Vision for Education Ltd The Quadrant, 99 Parkway Avenue, S9 4WG 0114 243 5555 visionforeducation.co.uk

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十九世纪,谢菲尔德的工人令这座城 市名扬四海,他们率先发展钢铁行 业,改变了整个世界。 近几十年来,重工业走向衰落,但这 座城市的众多劳动者依然保持技术创 新传统。 谢菲尔德因前沿企业所享有的卓著声 誉仍在继续塑造其变革经济领域中的 众多组成部分。



市中心拥有数以千计的公立与私营企业。 其中多家企业处于专业、科学和技术行业,创意和数字产业 自上世纪80年代以来也一直呈蓬勃发展之势。 谢菲尔德的创意产业集中在市中心,创造出由不同规模的新 兴及创业企业组成的活力社区。 电气工程(Electric Works)是谢菲尔德最具活力的创新中心之 一。 这座现代化办公楼于2009年投入使用,是正在发展的谢菲尔 德数字园区一期工程的地标,该工程全面完工后将成为欧洲 技术最先进的商业园区之一。 它还拥有一座从顶楼直通大厅的螺旋滑梯。



工作站(Workstation)是文化产业区的创意与数字业的旗舰商 业中心。 工作站与隔壁的独立Showroom影院相连,堪称电影制作公 司、电影节以及其他电影相关组织的理想家园。 工作站的其他租户包括应用开发商、剧团、设计工作室,以 及谢菲尔德社区电视和广播电台。 谢菲尔德科技园毗邻谢菲尔德火车站、Millennium Gallery 和Tamper,拥有得天独厚的优越位置。 这个非营利专业IT与技术商业中心是创业型企业的大本营, 租户包括软件公司、应用程序开发人员和独立唱片公司。 城市中心独具特色,坐拥四通八达的铁路与公路网络,吸引 全球和国内公司纷至沓来。 DLA Piper、Mott MacDonald、Ove Arup、Sky和Zoo Digital等公司都在谢菲尔德开展投资,成为与独立商业社区 和谐共存的大型雇主。 所有这一切共同创造出生气勃勃、活力四射的城市中心,作 为城市中心的发展动力,具有创意和创新精神的劳动者正在 这里享受着美好的工作、社交与生活。



Sheffield BID In 2015, over 500 businesses in Sheffield city centre collectively decided to invest in improving their environment. They wanted a busier, more vibrant city centre. They wanted a city centre that’s cleaner, safer, and easier to access and navigate. And they wanted a stronger voice. That’s where Sheffield BID comes in. The BID (Business Improvement District) is the very centre of Sheffield – marked out by the boundary of the old inner city ring road. Within this area, Sheffield BID’s five-year action plan is to provide services requested by any and all local businesses, across all sectors, and to support them in achieving the aims laid out above.


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This book is just one of Sheffield BID’s projects. Another BID strategy is Alive After Five, which promotes all that happens in the city centre when daytime turns into evening, and encourages businesses to open for late night shopping on Thursdays. To date, the BID has been involved in events including BBC Music Day, the Herd of Sheffield sculpture trail, Feature Walls street art festival, and the Cliffhanger outdoor festival, which moved to the city centre for the first time in 2016. It’s also partner to ReNew Sheffield, which helps start-up enterprises to take up vacant units in the city centre, and sponsor to Best Bar None, a scheme that recognises responsible licensing practice. Sheffield BID works collaboratively to make the city centre more enjoyable, more social, safer, healthier and easier to get around.

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Getting to Sheffield

Getting around

By train

By tram

Sheffield is well connected, with regular direct trains to most of the country’s major cities. Leeds, Manchester and Nottingham are each less than 1 hour away by train; London St Pancras 2 hours; and Edinburgh 4 hours.

Hop on the Supertram at various points across the city – stops include the Railway Station, the University, Sheffield Cathedral and West Street.


By bus

By coach

Sheffield’s bus network reaches far and wide. Pick up a timetable from Sheffield Interchange (over the road from the Railway Station), or use their handy journey planner.

National Express coaches regularly pull up at Sheffield Interchange, right in the city centre. Megabus drops off and picks up at Meadowhall, a tram ride away.

nationalexpress.com uk.megabus.com



On foot

By road There are a multitude of parking options in the city centre. Alternatively you can Park and Ride at a number of spots just outside the city. Park at Nunnery Sqaure, Meadowhall, Centertainment, IKEA, Halfway, Malin Bridge, or Middlewood, and catch the Supertram into the centre.

The city centre isn’t huge, and you’re bound to discover more of the little things to love in Sheffield when you’re able to amble any which way you fancy!



By air

Sound as a pound!

Sheffield is easily accessible by air. The closest airport is Doncaster Sheffield, around 30 minutes from the city centre by car. Manchester, Leeds Bradford and East Midlands airports are all just over an hour away by car. A direct rail link between Manchester airport and Sheffield also takes just over an hour. The London airports of Heathrow and Gatwick can be reached by train within 3-4 hours, with a change in London.

Park your car in a council car park or use an on-street parking space after 4.30pm on weekdays and in most cases it’ll only cost a quid. Then you’ve got the whole evening to explore all that the city centre has to offer.



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