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  • TILT Jam - Skateboard event, Sheffield

    TILT Jam - Skateboard event, Sheffield

    A brand new skateboard event is set to roll through Sheffield during the August Bank Holiday. Tilt Jam, a FREE 2-day event, will take place across from Site Gallery in Sheffield Centre and will feature skateboard competitions, demonstrations from GB skateboarder Alex Hallford, beginner skateboard lessons and an exhibition exploring skateboarding in under-used areas of the UK.

  • The Brit Rock Film Tour is back for 2019!

    The Brit Rock Film Tour is back for 2019!

    The Brit Rock Film Tour has all the best new climbing films from the UK’s top adventure filmmakers, featuring some of the country’s most popular climbers. The 2019 tour delivers a stunning line up of compelling stories from the vertical world in its strongest programme to date, launching at a World Premiere in Sheffield on 24 October.

  • Kelham is Booming!

    Kelham is Booming!

    From industrial heartland to cultural icon, Kelham Island's transformation into Sheffield's premier destination for food, drink and thriving independant businesses is going from strength-to-strength thanks to the opening of several new establishments.

  • Hope Valley Train Station Walks
    In Walking

    Hope Valley Train Station Walks

    The train line that links Sheffield with Manchester was completed in 1894 and is still going strong 125 years later. Part of its route runs through the beautiful Hope Valley in the Peak District National Park, offering some fantastic walking day trips out of the city. 

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