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Longshaw Estate - Peoples landscape Talk

National Trust, Longshaw, Sheffield, Derbyshire, S11 7TZ

Join us at the Moorland Discovery Centre for a fascinating talk by local historian Thelma Griffiths. 'Trespassers will be prosecuted', explores…

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Longshaw Estate - Peoples Landscapes Exhibition

National Trust, Longshaw, Sheffield, Derbyshire, S11 7TZ

Discover photos, documents and artefacts documenting the local history of the Duke of Rutland’s Longshaw estate, through to the estates hand…

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Longshaw Estate - Peoples Landscapes walk

National Trust, Longshaw, Sheffield, Derbyshire, S11 7TZ

'A walking history of Longshaw', meeting outside the Moorland Discovery Centre. Discover some of Longshaw's history taking in some archaeological…

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“The world’s breaking up!” - Wardsend Cemetery and the great flood of 1864

Wardsend Cemetery, Club Mill Road, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S6 2ET

The Sheffield flood of 1864 was the greatest civilian disaster of Victorian England. The new Dale Dyke reservoir was full when the dam broke and…

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‘Drainspotting’ - A guide to Sheffield pavement features (Nether Edge)

Moncrieffe Road, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S7 1HQ

A walk around Nether Edge looking at the remnants of Victorian infrastructure found on the street. Drain covers, tramway remains, early utility…

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‘Drainspotting’- A guide to Sheffield pavement features (Crookesmoor)

Sheffield Libraries & Information Services, Walkley Branch Library, South Road, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S6 3TD

The event will be a walk from Walkley Library to Broomhill via Crookesmoor. We will be looking at examples of Sheffield's historic pavement…

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A city centre river; following the Porter Brook

Porter Brook pocket park, 1 Sidney Street, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S1 4RH

Seeking out the visible parts of the Porter Brook whilst describing what lies beneath street level. A look at the role of the river in history.…

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A Medieval Day in Dore

Dore Village Green, Savage Lane, Dore, Sheffield, South Yorkshire

Dore was once the boundary between the ancient kingdoms of Northumbria and Mercia, and its rich history is best experienced on its centuries-old…

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A still, small power

Whirlow Spirituality Centre, Whirlow Grange Close, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S11 9SY

Whirlow Spirituality Centre will be open from 1pm to 3pm on Friday, September 13th and from 10am to 1pm on Saturday, September 14th. Visitors…

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A walk round Attercliffe

Attercliffe Supertram Stop, Shortridge Street, Sheffield, South Yorkshire

This two-hour history walk, starting and finishing at the Attercliffe Supertram stop, shows the streets and surviving buildings between Staniforth…

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Abbeydale Industrial Hamlet Open Day

Abbeydale Industrial Hamlet, Abbeydale Road South, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S7 2QW

Catch a unique glimpse of life at home and at work at a scythe and steelworks dating back to the 18th century. Abbeydale Works was once a…

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Aizlewood’s Mill Tour

Aizlewood Business Centre, Aizlewoods Mill, Nursery Street, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S3 8GG

A rare opportunity to take a tour of this Victorian flour mill, designed by William Flockton and built in 1861 in the former nursery gardens of…

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All Saints, Ecclesall

All Saints Ecclesall , Ringinglow Road, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S11 7PP

The church will be open for people to spend time to find out more about the building and it's origins, to talk to local church members and enjoy…

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Amy Johnson talk by Ann Beedham at Sheffield General Cemetery

The Samuel Worth Chapel, in the centre of the Sheffield General Cemetery, Cemetery Avenue, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S11 8NT

Everybody has heard of Amy Johnson, the pioneering female pilot whose single handed flights pushed the boundaries of aviation in the 1930s. But…

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Ancient Ways at Whirlow Hall Farm

Whirlow Hall Farm, Whirlow Lane, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S11 9QF

Make your way to the Farm and join the guided walk across the Whirlow Hall Farm estate. Archaeologists will be leading walking groups around the…

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Attercliffe, Zion Graveyard

Zion Lane / Lawrence Street, or Level Access Gate at end of Ferguson Street, Attercliffe, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S9 3RG

In January 2018 after a high profile fund-raising campaign, a group of local volunteers formed a trust and purchased this small abandoned and…

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Beauchief Abbey

Beauchief Abbey, Beauchief Abbey Lane , Sheffield , South Yorkshire, S8 0EL

A hidden gem, set in a peaceful site, surrounded by parkland. The Abbey was founded in the 12th Century and is dedicated to Thomas a Becket of…

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Beeley Woods Industrial Heritage

Stockarth Lane, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S35

Beeley Woods is ancient woodland alongside the River Don which contains a large amount of evidence of the Don's past as a working river whilst now…

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Between the Stones - stories from the unmarked graves of Walkley Cemetery, Sheffield.

Walkley Cemetery, Nichols Road, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S6 5DU

Under each patch of turf in a cemetery there is a story waiting to be told and a life needing to be honoured. Among those whose lives we will…

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Birley Spa Bath House History Talk and Tour

Birley Spa, Birley Spa Lane, Hackenthorpe, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S12 4ED

We are offering a unique opportunity to learn about the site at Birley Spa, its history from ancient to modern, including our plans for the…

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Bishops’ House Guided Tours

Norton Lees Lane, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S8 9BE

Bishops’ House is Sheffield’s best preserved timber framed building. Charming, fascinating architecturally and also a museum with rooms…

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Bridgehouses Footbridge Open Day

Ladys Bridge, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S3 8GJ

The event will consist of a short walk from Lady's Bridge to the footbridge giving the historical context of the current site. There will be a…

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BROOMHILL COMMUNITY LIBRARY - A CELEBRATION OF ARTS & CRAFTS & PEOPLE POWER & DARE TO DREAM

Broomhill Community Library, Taptonville Road, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S10 5BR

Check out for further details of the events on the HODs website, social media and Broomhill Library publicity. An opportunity to drop in and…

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BROOMHILL LITTER PICK - People Power in Action

Broomhill Community Library, 10 Taptonville Road, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S10 5BR

Calling families, individuals, all ages to come together and make a difference to our streets in Broomhill. There will be displays of creative…

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Castlegate: Past and Present

34 - 36 Haymarket, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S1 2AX

Led by: Simon Ogden, Castlegate Kickstart Programme Director This walk is in partnership with Sheffield Walking Festival

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Cathedral Church of St Marie, Sheffield

The Cathedral Church of St. Marie, Cathedral House, Norfolk Street, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S1 2JB

Built in 1850 on a site tucked away from the main thoroughfare, and having a magnificent stone spire containing a peel of eight bells,this…

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Celebrating the Woodlands of Bradfield

St Nicholas Church, High Bradfield, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S6 6LG

As part of the 3 Parish Woodland Celebration event Bradfield Parish council have teamed with Sheffield & Rotherham Wildlife Trust in inviting you…

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Celebrating the Woodlands of Ecclesfield - Talk

The Reading Room, 42a School Lane, Grenoside, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S35 8QU

A talk by Prof. Melvyn Jones - 'South Yorkshire's Woodland Heritage with a special reference to Greno Woods' Melvyn Jones is a local expert on…

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Celebrating the Woodlands of Ecclesfield - woodland event

Forestry Commission Car Park, Grenoside, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S35 7DS

Woodland event at Greno Woods - Mini beast hunting and charcoal making with the Outdoor Learning Team (children's activities): - Finding mini…

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Cemetery Road Baptist Church

Cemetery Road Baptist Church, Cemetery Road (main entrance) Napier Street (rear entrance), Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S11 8HA

Cemetery Road Baptist Church was founded in 1839. Today's chapel is now the oldest Baptist building in Sheffield and one of its oldest places of…

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Central Library Heritage Tour

Sheffield Libraries & Information Services, Central Library, Surrey Street, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S1 1XZ

On this tour you will discover the history of the library, take a look behind the scenes and learn about many of the fascinating architectural…

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City Centre Walk “A Brief History of Professional Theatre in Sheffield.”

Outside the Lyceum, Tudor Square, City Centre, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S1 2LA

Chris Reece will lead a walk round the city centre taking in the sites of the former theatres: Theatre Royal, Empire, Hippodrome, Surrey Street…

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Co-operative Showcase

Aizlewood's Mill, Nursery Street, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S3 8GG

This event takes place in a co-operatively owned, Grade II listed building, Aizlewood's Mill. In a two-day showcase, co-operatives in many areas…

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Curzon Cinema

Curzon Cinema, 16 George Street, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S1 2PF

Curzon Cinema Sheffield is housed in a Grade II listed building which was formerly part of The Sheffield Banking Corporation.The tour will include…

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Discovering Meersbrook Hall

Meersbrook Hall, Meersbrook Park, Brook Road, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S8 9FL

Meesrbrook Hall, built by Benjamin Roebuck, home to the Shore family for 100 years and host of the Ruskin Collection for 60 years, has an…

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Dore Masonic Hall.

AbbeydaleRoad South, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S17 3LA

We will be exhibiting to the public the beauty and interesting history of Dore Masonic Hall. Using a combination of visual aids and informed…

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Down Behind the Cathedral

Cathedral Church of St. Peter & St. Paul, Church Street, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S1 1HA

From the cathedral to the edge of Castlegate, through back alleys and cobblef streets, where the lawyers once clustered, and some of Sheffield's…

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Edward Carpenter Walk

Devonshire Cat Ltd, Wellington Street, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S1 4HG

Edward Carpenter (1844-1929) was an important cultural figure in late C19th and early C20th Britain. He was famous as the author of 'Towards…

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Endcliffe Park Heritage Walk

Hunters Bar, Ecclesall Road, Sheffield, South Yorkshire

The area of land we now know as Endcliffe Park was first laid out and opened to the public in 1885. Discover how the park came to exist and see…

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EPPiC Theatre

Eppic Theatre, Well Lane, Ecclesfield, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S35 9TP

Our building is over 200 years old, it started life as a Methodist Church and was acquired by Ecclesfield Priory Players (EPP) in 1980. We then…

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Experiencing the Architecture of Flockton - Walk 2

Dog & Partridge, 56 Trippet Lane, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S1 4EL

Flockton were a series of architectural practices that were based in Sheffield in the 19th and 20th centuries. The firms were responsible for a…

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Flower Estate History Walk, High Wincobank

Upper Wincobank Chapel, Wincobank Avenue, sheffield, South Yorkshire, S5 6BB

The Flower Estate gets its name from its streets, which are named after flowers. It is an example of a garden suburb. It is significant because…

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Freeman College, Ruskin Mill Trust

Freeman College, Sterling Works, 88 Arundel Street, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S1 2NG

Heritage Open Day offers a unique opportunity to experience Sheffield’s industrial heritage. Freeman College is in Grade II listed Sterling…

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FREEMAN COLLEGE: PEWTER BOOKMARK WORKSHOPS

BROOMHILL COMMUNITY LIBRARY, 10 TAPTONVILLE ROAD, BROOMHILL, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S10 5BR

We are delighted Freeman College have agreed to share their skills to enable others to make something beautiful and unique as we celebrate…

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From Peterloo to Orgreave - 200 Years of People Power

Sheffield City Hall (Memorial Hall), Barkers Pool, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S1 2JA

A special Sheffield Heritage Open Days 'People Power' event, in partnership with the Orgreave Truth and Justice Campaign and Sheffield City Hall,…

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Fulwood Old Chapel

Fulwood Old Chapel, Whiteley Lane, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S10 4GL

Fulwood Old Chapel was built for local Protestant Dissenters who previously had gathered in the home of John Fox at ‘Fullwood Hall’. The…

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Gillfield Woods explore

Number 97 bus terminus, Baslow Road, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S17 3BS

A look at one of Sheffield's many small woodlands. This will be a walk and guide looking at both the nature and environment found today alongside…

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Graves Park: Finding lost Norton Park

246-248 Norton Lane, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S8 8HD

Starting in Norton House Country Club car park, the guided walk through Graves Park will identify features of ecological, historic and…

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Grenoside Steel Works

2 Top Side, Grenoside, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S35 8RD

The site was built in 1797. It lies high above Ecclesfield in South Yorkshire. It depended on coke and wind to achieve the high temperature…

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Grenoside Sword Dancers open day

Grenoside Reading Room, 42A School Lane, Grenoside, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S35 8QU

The Grenoside Sword Dancers have been in continuous existence for over 200 years. Longsword, as this form of dancing is known, involves a team of…

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Guided walk: ‘Heritage & People of Newbould Lane & Rutland Park’, Broomhill, Sheffield

2 Newbould Lane, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S10 2PL

Find out about the People Power of Broomhill’s earlier residents, their direct deeds, philanthropy and support of local charities and ‘good…

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Harland Works

Harland Works, 70 John Street, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S2 4QU

As a former factory Harland Works, like many other 'works' in Sheffield, has been refurbished to offer a great base for many different kinds of…

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Henry Bryars Old Stables, (formerly Hancock & Lants) Ladys Bridge, Sheffield

Ladys Bridge, Castlegate , Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S3 8GJ

Visitors will hear the history of the site which was formerly a historic steel forge powered by the adjoining Wicker Weir, redeveloped by an…

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Herdings Heritage & Harvest

Herdings Heritage and Community Centre , Morland Road , Sheffield , South Yorkshire, S14 1TD

We can offer a fun-filled day of healthy food and historic discovery! Reach South Sheffield would like to invite people to celebrate this…

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Heritage Tour of the Nether Edge Bowling Club

Bowling Club, 8 Nether Edge Road, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S7 1RU

Nether Edge Bowling club has existed as a private members club for over 150 years. The tour will take you round the beautiful gardens tended by…

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Hidden Sheaf and Porter

Matilda Street, Sheffield, South Yorkshire

Led by Sheaf and Porter Rivers Trust. This walk is in partnership with Sheffield Walking Festival

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Hillsborough Park

Middlewood Road, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S6 4HD

A historical walking tour of Hillsborough Park covering the building of the Hall, a description of the Hall's notable residents, the establishment…

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Hillsborough Tabernacle Congregational Church

Hillsborough Tabernacle Congregational Church, Proctor Place, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S6 4HF

Light refreshments will be available as well as a display of artefacts connected to the 1940s and the life of the Church.

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Historic Troublemakers Walk

2-4 Paradise Square, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S1 2DE

This walk is led by David Price, author of Sheffield Troublemakers: 'Rebels and Radicals in Sheffield History'. It starts in Paradise Square,…

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Holy Trinity (New Testament Church of God)

7 Johnson Street, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S3 8GT

It is a neat structure in the lancet pointed style. Mr Flockton was the architect and the interior is admirably adapted for public worship, being…

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Industrial History of the Sheffield Moors

Longshaw Woodcroft car park, Owler Bar Road, (SK 267 801), Sheffield, South Yorkshire

We walk through Longshaw via Yarncliffe Quarry to Padley Gorge, on to Bole Hill Quarry and the remains of the winding house for information on the…

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Joseph Lamb and the Making of Sheffield Libraries

Sheffield Libraries & Information Services, Central Library, Surrey Street, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S1 1XZ

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Journey to Justice

Outside Premier Inn, Snig Hill/ Bank Street, opposite West Bar Police Station, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S1 8LY

We will walk a linear route from west to east of the city centre. I will talk about the city’s past actions on matters of race, class and…

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Kelham Island history walk

Kelham Island, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S3 8SA

Find out more about the dramatic development of Kelham Island's world-class industries and the people who made it happen, as well as the darker…

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Kelham Island Museum: Power Island

Kelham Island Museum, Alma Street, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S3 8RY

The collections, displays and workshops of Kelham Island Museum are housed in the city's old electric generation station, which was built to power…

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Living and Dying in Burngreave

Monument in Fitzalan Square, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S1 2AY

4.5 miles (7.2km) Start: Monument in Fitzalan Square (SK 357 874) Finish: at start Terrain: There is a long gentle climb up to Pitsmoor, but…

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Living Heritage of the River Don ... the return of Salmon river walk

Lady's Bridge, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S3 8GJ

Salmon have not been able to live in the River Don for over 200 years. Obstacles in the river such as weirs, and industrial pollution led to their…

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Loxley Valley Local History

Junction of Rodney Hill and Loxley Road SK 306 898, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S6 6SG

A heritage based walk visiting historical buildings and industrial remains in the Loxley Valley. 6 miles (10km) 10:40 to 13:30 Start: Loxley…

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Madina Mosque

S I C Madina Masjid, 24-32 Wolseley Road, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S8 0ZU

Opportunity also to observe prayers. All questions welcome on the tour. Tour groups will be starting every 30-45 minutes. The tour will last…

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Mercure Kenwood Hall Hotel & Spa

Kenwood Hall, Kenwood Road, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S7 1NQ

The hotel started out life as the home of George Wostenholm, a Sheffield cutlery manufacturer in 1845. He named the residence Kenwood, which then…

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Montgomery, Knight and the Foundations of Education

Weston Park Museum, Western Bank, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S10 2TP

The 19th century saw the foundation of many of Sheffield’s major educational institutions and organisations. Join curator of natural science,…

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More Hall & Broomhead Reservoirs: Construction, Problems and their Solutions

More Hall Dam, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S36 3SS

5 miles (8km) Start: More Hall Reservoir Dam Head (SK 287 958) Finish: at start Travel: Yellow Route tram from Sheffield Cathedral to…

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My Montgomery

The Montgomery, Surrey Street, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S1 2LG

Come inside and take a history tour around our theatre, reminiscence over past productions with our specially curated exhibition, delver into our…

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Nether Edge History Group Walk

Machon Bank Road, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S7 1PE

A free guided walk around Nether Edge led by the Local History Group. We will learn about some influential people eg James Montgomery, George…

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Outrage: Heroes and Villains of Wardsend Cemetery

Wardsend Cemetery, Club Mill Road, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S6 2ET

The 1860s were a decade of political and trade union turmoil in Sheffield. The Outrages Commission of 1867 revealed actions beyond the law in…

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Parkwood Springs History Walk

Parkwood Springs Car Park, Cooks Wood Road, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S5 8XB

We will walk around parts of Parkwood Springs, originally a medieval deer park, now a 150 hectare (370 acre) green open space which the ongoing…

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People Power at Sheffield Botanical Gardens

Botanical Gardens, Clarkehouse Road, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S10 2LN

A workshop, and optional tour of the Gardens, will give the chance to explore how People Power has transformed this Sheffield landmark. We'll show…

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PERCY CANE HERITAGE GARDEN AT BROOMHILL COMMUNITY LIBRARY

Broomhill Community Library, Taptonville Road, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S10 5BR

Discover the story of this lost garden and how through careful excavation it gradually gave up its secrets. The design background of these newly…

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Portland Works Little Sheffield Ltd

Portland Works LS Ltd, Portland Works, Randall Street, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S2 4SJ

Portland Works was bought in 2013 through a community financed project after 5 years of campaigning. It is a rare example of a Victorian cutlery…

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Pub Heritage Walk: Kelham Island, Sheffield

Fat Cat, 23 Alma Street, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S3 8SA

This event is a short walking tour in the Kelham Island area of Sheffield. It encompasses both aspects of the industrial heritage of the area and…

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Rivelin Valley Open Day

Rivelin Valley Park, Rivelin Valley Road, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S6 5GL

Come and find out about the history, industrial heritage and wildlife of the Rivelin Valley which was once the hunting grounds of the Lords of…

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Ruskin Gallery Tour

Millennium Gallery, 48 Arundel Gate, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S1 2PP

Curator of the Ruskin Collection, Louise Pullen will lead a tour of the new displays in the Ruskin Collection, examining something of John…

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Sheffield Assay Office

Sheffield Assay Office, Guardians Hall, 2 Beulah Road, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S6 2AN

Learn more about the history and work of the Sheffield Assay Office in this talk and tour of the marking hall.

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Sheffield Castle Remains

Former Castle Markets, Castlegate, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S3 8LE

Join the Friends of Sheffield Castle and Wessex Archaeology for a tour of the former Castle Market including the history of the mediaeval castle…

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Sheffield Cathedral - Illustrated Talk

Cathedral Church of St. Peter & St. Paul, Church Street, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S1 1HA

Josephine Butler (1828-1906) was a British feminist who led a campaign to change laws which allowed prostitutes to be sexually assaulted by the…

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Sheffield Cathedral - People Power

Cathedral Church of St. Peter & St. Paul, Church Street, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S1 1HA

Come along to the Cathedral and meet some of the people from the Cathedral's history who have held power and influence through-out the centuries.…

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Sheffield Cathedral - Power of History

Cathedral Church of St. Peter & St. Paul, Church Street, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S1 1HA

Find out about the beautiful windows of the Chapter House, designed by that great genius of stained glass work, Christopher Webb, which are unique…

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Sheffield Citadel Salvation Army Music Festival

The Salvation Army, 10-12 Psalter Lane, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S11 8YN

On Sunday 15th September 2019 Sheffield Citadel Salvation Army, on Psalter Lane, is holding a Music Festival in connection with the Nether Edge…

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Sheffield General Cemetery

The Gate House, Sheffield General Cemetery, Cemetery Avenue, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S11 8NT

Our programme of tours and exhibitions will introduce you to the hidden stories of Sheffield's past as told by Sheffield's only landscaped…

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Sheffield Home of Football Walking Tour

Crucible Theatre, 55 Norfolk Street, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S1 1DA

We will begin with a description of Sheffield Mob Football from the 1790s and then explore and discuss some of the highlights of Sheffield's…

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Sheffield Hospitals History Collection

Northern General Hospital NHS Trust, Herries Road, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S5 7AU

Visitors will be shown around the collection of archive material by members of Sheffield Hospitals History Group, all of whom are retired NHS…

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Sheffield Institute of Arts - The Old Head Post Office

Sheffield Institute of Arts, Old Head Post Office, Fitzalan Square, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S1 2AY

Sheffield Institute of Arts opened its doors in 1843 to supply creative support to the region’s manufacturers, in a bid to stay ahead of the…

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Sheffield Old Town: Echoes of the Past

Cathedral Church of St. Peter & St. Paul, Church Street, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S1 1HA

2 miles (3.2km) 10:30 to 12:30 Start: Sheffield Cathedral, behind the tram stop Finish: at start Terrain: City streets. Led by: Local…

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Sheffield Pub Heritage Walk

Fagans, 69 Broad Lane, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S1 4BS

This event is a short walking tour around some of the entries in the Campaign for Real Ale (CAMRA) 'Sheffield's Real Heritage Pubs' book. It will…

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Sheffield Street Tree Protest Walks - People Power

Butlers Hotel, Chippinghouse Rd, Sheffield , South Yorkshire, S7 1DR

Sheffield enjoys a legacy of mature street trees left to us by our Victorian and Edwardian forebears. As a result of a Highway Maintenance…

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Sheffield Street Tree Protest Walks - Urban Ecology Defended

Moncrieffe Road , Sheffield , South Yorkshire, S7 1PF

Sheffield enjoys a legacy of mature street trees left to us by our Victorian and Edwardian forebears. As a result of a Highway Maintenance…

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Sheffield Town Hall Heritage Day

Sheffield City Council, Town Hall, Pinstone Street, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S1 2HH

Regular tours provided through out the day to see the Sheffield Town Hall rooms and silver wear not usual open to the public as this is a working…

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Sheffield’s Collections

Our collections store, address will be given after booking, Sheffield, South Yorkshire

Step behind the scenes with our Curators for a wonderful chance to have a closer look at many of the items in our collection that are not…

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Sheffield’s Emerging Waterfront

Ball Street Bridge, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S3 8BR

Led by the Upper Don Walk Trust. This walk is in partnership with Sheffield Walking Festival.

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Sheffield’s neglected Old Town Hall

13 Castle Street, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S3 8LT

The Old Town Hall was Sheffield's civic and justice centre for 200 years. It has been empty and neglected for 20 years. Learn about its rich…

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Sheffield’s Early Reformers

Sheffield Libraries & Information Services, Central Library, Surrey Street, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S1 1XZ

Find out about 18th and 19th century reformers such as Thomas Asline Ward and James Montgomery - who made Sheffield's identity & culture through…

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Shepherd Wheel Workshop

Whiteley Woods, Off Hangingwater Road, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S11 2YE

Set in the picturesque valley of the Porter Book, Shepherd Wheel is a unique working example of Sheffield's knife grinding industry. This…

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Shire Brook Valley Water Wheels & Woodland Heritage Walk

Dyke Vale Road, Normanton Springs, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S13 7BN

The walk, over mostly reasonable paths, will take the visitor back over the last 250 years and more looking at the history of the ancient Birley…

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St Andrew’s Psalter Lane Church Community Arts and Crafts Fair

St Andrew's Psalter Lane Church, 31 Psalter Lane, SHEFFIELD, South Yorkshire, S11 8YL

Over 35 stalls featuring artists and craftspeople from in and around Nether Edge. Arts and craft include: books, bunting, cards, ceramics,…

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St Andrew’s Psalter Lane Church Open Days

St Andrew's Psalter Lane Church, 31 Psalter Lane, SHEFFIELD, South Yorkshire, S11 8YL

Come to St Andrew's Psalter Lane Church and see our beautiful New Creation Window, designed by Rona Moody as part of major modernization and…

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St Andrew’s Psalter Lane Church Young Artists’ Exhibition

St Andrew's Psalter Lane Church, Psalter Lane, SHEFFIELD, South Yorkshire, S11 8YL

Come and see our exhibition of bright and lively paintings produced by talented young artists from several local schools. A children’s craft…

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St Augustine’s Hunters Bar Sheffield

St. Augustines Church, Brocco Bank, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S11 8RQ

St Augustine's Hunters Bar is a fine example of Sheffield's 19th century architect J D Webster. It's most impressive features are the 14 windows…

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St Catherine of Siena Church

St Catherine of Siena Church, Richmond Road, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S13 8NA

Built 1959 the chuch is one of two in Sheffield, designed by renowned architect Basil Spence, who also designed Coventry Cathedral. The…

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St James’ Church, Norton, Sheffield

St. James’ Church, Norton Church Road, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S8 8JQ

New local history displays including: History of St James’, Sir Frances Chantrey and ‘Families connected to St James’. Church open,…

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St John’s Church, Ranmoor

Ranmoor Parish Centre, 5 Ranmoor Park Road, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S10 3GX

Ranmoor Ringers - will be providing tours. To book on contact the Ranmoor Ringers through eventbrite Ranmoor Society - providing information and…

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St Mark’s Church, Broomhill & Broomhall, Sheffield

St Marks Church, Broomfield Road, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S10 2SE

In 1940, the Victorian church of St Mark's Broomhill was destroyed by a fire bomb and only the spire remained intact. After the war, the…

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St Mary the Virgin, Handsworth

402A Handsworth Road, Handsworth, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S13 9BZ

There will be a Flower display throughout the weekend as well as a static display from the Handsworth Sword Dancers. There will also be …

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St Mary’s Church, Ecclesfield

Church Street/Priory Road, Ecclesfield, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S35 9WE

Lots to interest those wanting to know about this lovely medieval church and graveyard - and the challenges we face to make necessary alterations…

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St Mary’s Handsworth

St Mary the Virgin Handsworth, Handsworth, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S13 9BZ

Friday 13 September - church will be open 10-4 with Holy Communion at 12noon Saturday 14 September - church will be open 10-4 with Organ Recital…

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St Matthew’s Church, Carver Street

St. Matthews Church, 45 Carver Street, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S1 4FT

Victorian church in the Catholic tradition in CofE displaying various items from the Arts & Crafts era, such as fine copperware, Reredos etc. This…

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St Paul’s Church Open Days

St. Pauls Church Hall, Wordsworth Avenue, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S5 9JH

St Paul's is an iconic Basil Spence building in Sheffield and the country. Visitors will be able to look around the building and receive…

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St. John’s Ranmoor Sheffield - Society of Change Ringers

St. John's Church, Ranmoor Park Road, Ranmoor , Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S10 3GX

The tower stood proud whilst the adjoining church crashed and burned in 1887, arising like a phoenix from the ashes to become ‘the finest of…

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Stanage and North Lees Heritage Action Group Open Day

North Lees, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S32 1BR

The North Lees Estate contains a weath of historical and archaeological features set in a rich mosaic of habitat types and a stunning landscape.…

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Stitch a People Power Wall-Hanging

Broomhill Community Library, 10 Taptonville Road, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S10 5BR

Help us make a lasting tribute to the people and movements which have inspired us. There will be experienced stitchers on hand and no experience…

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Tales of the City centre Music Halls, Sheffield

Outside The Lyceum Theatre, Tudor Square, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S1 2LA

Chris Reece, former theatre manager at Sheffield Theatres, will lead a walk round the West Bar Area “The Shaftesbury Avenue of Sheffield”…

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Talk on Butler the Cutler

Sheffield Industrial Museums Trust Ltd, Kelham Island Museum, Kelham Island, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S3 8RY

This talk is the second in a series of 6 , covering the first phase of this new exciting Heritage Lottery Project.We are looking to establish…

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Tapton Hall

Tapton Hall, Shore Lane, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S10 3BU

We will be talking about the connections the house has with Florence Nightingale and the origin of football. In addition we will be giving a…

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Tapton Hill Congregational Church

Tapton Hill Congregational Church, Tapton Hill Road, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S10 5GB

We will be open from 10am-1pm. There will regular tours and presentations in that time suitable for all-ages. Refreshments will be served in the…

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Terminal and Grain Warehouses, Victoria Quays, Wharf St

Wharf St , Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S2 5SY

The Terminal Warehouse was opened in 1819 at the end of the Sheffield and Tinsley Canal and continued to be used for warehousing until conversion…

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The Abbeydale Picture House Tour with Historian Mike Higgenbottom, and Projected Picture Trust

The Abbeydale Picture House, 387 Abbeydale Road, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S7 1FS

A guided tour of the Abbeydale Picture House with historian Mike Higgenbottom, who has studied and written about the history of the Abbeydale…

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The Amazing Disappearing Pub Act

Ball Inn, 171-173 Crookes, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S10 1UD

The Ball Inn was the centre of village life in mid-Victorian Crookes, but it's story has never been told. This pub even managed to pull off a…

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The Brigantes – Daily Life in Iron Age Britain

Dore Old School, Savage Lane, Dore, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S17 3GW

See demonstrations of Hand Spinning and natural dyeing by Holly Hagg Fleece Club and even have a go! Plus information on the Time Travellers local…

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The Cutlers’ Hall, Open Day, Sheffield

Cutlers' Hall, Church Street, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S1 1HG

Guided and self-guided tours of the public & private rooms in the Cutlers' Hall. Displays of the unique collection of Sheffield hallmarked silver.…

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The Great Sheffield Deer Park Boundary Walk

Lidl Supermarket, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S2 1DS

A historical exploration of the largest private Deer Park in England, using ancient footpaths that defined the boundary wall, part of which can…

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The History of Education at Collegiate

Junction of Ecclesall Rd and Collegiate Crescent, Sheffield, South Yorkshire

We explore the collegiate campus of Sheffield Hallam University, looking at buildings from the original 1836 Collegiate School and 1905 Teacher…

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The Sheffield College - Environmental Tour

The Sheffield College, City Campus, Granville Road, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S2 2TL

The Sheffield College recognises that its activities have an effect on the environment through its routine operations as well as its…

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The Sheffield College Land-based Student Community Projects – presentation & tour of gardens.

The Sheffield College, Hillsborough Campus, Livesey Street, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S6 2ET

The Sheffieild College Horticulture Level 1 & 2 and Environmental Level 2 students presentation of initiatives completed over the past two years,…

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The Totley Radicals: a 4 mile walk in their footsteps

Totley Library, 205 Baslow Road, Totley, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S17 4DT

A 4 mile walk through countryside at the edge of Sheffield - meeting people who stood up for socialism, gay rights, the simple life, for access to…

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Titanic Works: stoking the furnace of Sheffield steel making

Former Titanic Works, Student Roost - Sheffield 3, 80 Hoyle Street, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S3 7LG

The former Titanic Works is a Grade II listed building and during the redevelopment of the site in 2008, two previously unknown crucible cellars…

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Trinity Church (URC)

737 A Ecclesall Road, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S11 8TG

Church buildings can reveal a surprising amount about a community's history and what makes it tick. In this case the community is the whole of…

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Tudor Open Day at Sheffield Manor Lodge

Sheffield Manor Lodge Discovery Centre, 197 Manor Lane, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S2 1UJ

Discover the ruins of a grand house that once held Mary, Queen of Scots. Get lost in the lavender labyrinth and play in our giant sandpit. Don't…

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Underbank Unitarian Chapel

Stannington Road, Stannington, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S6 6AP

Underbank Unitarian Chapel is a fine example of an 18th century non-conformist chapel, set in glorious surroundings overlooking the Loxley Valley,…

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Upper Chapel and Channing Hall (Unitarian) Sheffield

Upper Chapel, Norfolk Street, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S1 2JD

In 1847 the interior was reconstructed, the roof raised and a gallery installed. The Victorian interior includes nine magnificent stained glass…

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Victoria Hall Sheffield

Victoria Hall Methodist Church, Norfolk Street, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S1 2JB

The Victoria Hall is home for the Methodist Church, and offices for Age Active, ASSIST, Faithstar, The Methodist District office, Sheffield…

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Visit Archive and Heritage Collection, Hesley Wood Scout Activity Centre

South Yorkshire County Scout Council, Hesley Wood Scout Activity Centre, White Lane, Chapeltown, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S35 2YH

Hesley Wood Scout Camp was leased in 1946, and later the Scout County was able to buy and extend the site.The "Howard Walker" opened in 1975, and…

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Visit Castle House

Kollider, Castle House, Angel Street, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S3 8LN

Guided visit to the stylish modernist former co-op department store now reinvented as a tech business incubator, food hall and videogame centre.…

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Walkley Carnegie Library, From the past and into the future.

Walkley Library, South Road, Walkley, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S6 3TD

This Carnegie library played an important part in shaping the future of open libraries in the area and took an interesting role as a maternity…

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Walkley’s Watering Holes

Walkley Cottage pub, 146 Bole Hill Road, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S6 5DD

2.5 miles (4km) Start: Walkley Cottage pub, 46 Bole Hill Road, S6 5DD Finish: at start Travel: 95 bus from Sheffield Interchange at…

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Wincobank Undenominational Chapel and guided walk to the nearby Iron Age Hillfort

Upper Wincobank Chapel, Wincobank Avenue, High Wincobank, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S5 6BB

The unique undenominational chapel started in a coach house in 1817 and then later transferred to the present building which was founded in 1841…

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Wonderful Wharncliffe Heath

Don Bridge, Station Road, Deepcar, Sheffield, South Yorkshire

Enjoy the birds, trees, plants and insects to be found in Wharncliffe Wood and the Heath Nature Reserve. Learn from individual experts from the…

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