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Sheffield Wednesday captain Barry Bannan raising his hands up in the stands, wearing a blue and white striped Sheffield Wednesday top

Sheffield Wednesday to celebrate promotion with victory parade

After Sheffield Wednesday's win against Barnsley secured promotion to the Championship, the Owls will be celebrating with the city with a victory parade on Wednesday 31 May.

Councillor Tom Hunt and John Burkhill wearing his green wig, and pushing his pram, outside Sheffield Town Hall

John Burkhill reaches £1million target for Macmillan Cancer Support

John Burkhill reaches £1million target for Macmillan Cancer Support - a statement from Councillor Tom Hunt

Richard Caborn stood next to Lord Mayor Sioned-Mair Richards in the Lord Mayor's parlour

Freedom of the City ceremony for Richard Caborn

Richard Caborn has been awarded the city’s highest honour, Freedom of the City, for dedicating his life to Sheffield and its people.

Peace Garden, Sheffield with people sat on the grass and the 'King Charles III Coronation' emblem over the top, infront of the Town Hall

Sheffield one of ten iconic locations for the King's Coronation Concert

Named as one of 10 iconic UK locations that will be ‘Lighting up the Nation’, Sheffield Town Hall will come alive with projections, lasers and illuminations as part of the Coronation celebrations and will be broadcast to the world, live from Windsor on three separate occasions.

Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth ll smiling in blue coat with darker blue collar and matching hat

Remembering Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth ll over the Coronation weekend

A very special part of the Coronation weekend from 6th to 8th May 2023 will be dedicated to remembering the life and reign of Her Majesty by inviting people into the city centre from far and wide to pay their respects. Those who attend will play an important part in history-making, by these acts of remembrance in memory of our late Queen Elizabeth ll.

Jamie Campbell stands on stairs, posing at the camera and wearing a black and pink outfit.

Everybody’s Talking About Eurovision: drag show will celebrate LGBT and Ukrainian communities

Sheffield is set to become a sea of sparkles as the city welcomes Jamie Campbell, inspiration for the hit musical Everybody’s Talking About Jamie, to host a drag spectacular on Devonshire Green as part of the city’s Eurovision celebrations.

Eurovision song contest, with the v having a Ukrainian flag in the middle

The Eurovision Party is coming to Sheffield

Who said Liverpool is going to have all the fun? The official Eurovision party will be coming to Sheffield too!

Sheffield Town Hall and Peace Gardens, showing people sat on the green grass in crowds

Big plans revealed for King Charles III Coronation

Exciting plans have been announced for the Coronation of King Charles III, where people from all over can come and enjoy the celebrations with live music, acts and a big screen to watch all the action over the Bank Holiday weekend.

Lots of people gather on grass and around stalls outside large stone building

Sheffield Food Festival returns to the Heart of the City

The Sheffield Food Festival will be taking over the Peace Gardens during the end of May Bank Holiday weekend, from 26 to 29 May.

Graphic logo text reads IWD 2023, SCC three characters stand in a pose of celebration hand in hand arms outstretched.

International Women's Day 2023

A celebration of women who work in tech/digital in Sheffield as part of International Women's Day 2023. Read fascinating stories of women working in this sector and find out about digital skills training. 

Picture of Noel Gallagher behind a microphone with a guitar

Rock n Roll Circus event - Headliners announced

UK music icon Noel Gallagher and his High-Flying Birds will head to South Yorkshire this September to perform a major concert at Don Valley Bowl.

Picture of Sheffield Wednesday football pitch, at the edge, showing the corner flag and the seats in the background

Review at Hillsborough Stadium concludes

A review at Hillsborough Stadium over concerns about crowd movements has concluded, stating that all aspects of safety at the stadium complied fully with the club’s Safety Certificate, Minor recommendations were made relating to the overall matchday experience.

Sir Nathaniel Creswick and Lord Mayor shaking hands

New book about Sheffield FC Founder, Sir Nathaniel Creswick, released

This week saw the launch of a new book about the ‘Life and Times’ of Sir Nathaniel Creswick, one of Sheffield FC founders, the oldest football club in the world still playing here in Sheffield since 1857.

Four lit tealights in a row

Vigil honouring Holocaust Memorial Day in Sheffield Winter Garden

Sheffield City Council’s Holocaust Memorial Day Vigil is taking place in Sheffield Winter Garden on 26 January 2023 from 5.15pm to 7.00pm. Each year a theme is chosen for the day, and for 2023 it is ‘Ordinary People’. It highlights the ordinary people who let genocide happen, the ordinary people who actively perpetrated genocide, and the ordinary people who were persecuted.

Stage entertainment from the Sheffield Christmas Light Switch On stage in 2021

Local Lioness to light up city centre and kick off Christmas in Sheffield

Sheffield's Ellie Roebuck, England Women's football star, will take centre stage to light up Sheffield city centre, kicking off Christmas this Sunday 20 November. The fun starts at 4pm with the big switch at 6pm.

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Tramlines brings multimillion-pound benefit to the city and directly funds over 40 local organisations

Tramlines brings millions in to Sheffield's economy, supports local organisations with thousands in grant funding and puts on the city's biggest party!

Men dressed in military uniform stand in a line holding flags, poppy wreaths lay in front of a monument

Remembrance Sunday in Sheffield

Sheffield will come together at the Cenotaph in Barker's Pool to mark the National Day of Remembrance on Sunday 13 November.

The word 'Sheffield' in gold and silver lights, a large civic building is behind it and a wooden festive bar

Celebrate this Christmas in Sheffield city centre

Sheffield will come together this Christmas to celebrate the festive season, wit ...

Four women playing rugby league, one is running with the ball

Rugby League World Cup brings real impact to Sheffield

The Rugby League World Cup is now underway and it's already had an amazing local impact in Sheffield!

A large group of people dressed in yellow hold a large banner that say 'camp Sweden'

UEFA Women’s Euro 2022 boosts Sheffield’s economy by more than £8million

Study shows that as a host city of UEFA Women’s EURO 2022 Sheffield has benefitted from an £8.3million boost to the local economy.

Black History Month 2022 text in red, yellow and green on a black background.

Black History Month is taking place this October

Black History Month is a time for the UK to celebrate Black history, culture and heritage, and be empowered to take action to tackle racism.

Ukraine flag above Sheffield City Council Town Hall

Statement on Eurovision Song Contest

Cllr Ben Miskell, Economic Development and Skills Policy Committee Deputy Chair ...

person in bee costume in the stands at Bramall Lane stadium

Countdown to Rugby League World Cup is on!

With an England men's game and eight exciting wheelchair fixtures coming to Sheffield, get involved now and be a part of Rugby League history!

Aerial view of Sheffield city centre in the evening

Sheffield in it to win it for Eurovision 2023

As one of 7 cities shortlisted to host Eurovision 2023 on behalf of Ukraine, Sheffield has set it's position as a strong contender for the event.

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Sheffield Tree Fayre is coming to the Botanical Gardens!

Sheffield Tree Fayre, a family-friendly event celebrating the wonder of trees and woodlands, will take over Sheffield Botanical Gardens on Saturday 10 September.

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Sheffield’s big adventure Bank Holiday weekender

Cliffhanger and Sheffield Fayre return to the city this August Bank Holiday weekend transforming Sheffield in to one big playground with three days of free fun activities and entertainment for all the family.

Ukraine flag at Sheffield town hall

Sheffield delighted to be shortlisted for Eurovision Host City

We're one of the 7 cities shortlisted!

Sheffield skyline

Statement on Sheffield's bid to host the Eurovision Song Contest 2023

"We would be proud to bring the Eurovision Song Contest 2023 to the region in solidarity with Ukraine."

A crowd of people sitting in front of a large stage and screen on Devonshire Green in Sheffield

Celebrate Lionesses’ final showdown at Devonshire ‘Screen’

Sheffield will go all the way with England’s Lionesses on their UEFA Women’s EUR ...

Sheffield Town Hall flies a Ukrainian flag and lights up the clock face in yellow and blue in solidarity with Ukraine

Statement on Sheffield's ambition to host Eurovision 2023

Following the BBC’s announcement that Eurovision 2023 will be held in the UK, Sheffield will be entering a bid to become the host city.

A man stands behind dj decks on a stage, a large crowd of people stand in front of the stage

Sheffield’s biggest WEURO2022 party as Lionesses head to Semi-Final at Bramall Lane

Big screen at Devonshire Green and extended Fan Party to celebrate England's Lionesses making it to the the first UEFA Women's EURO 2022 semi-final, at Bramall Lane on Tuesday 26 July!

A woman stands next to a group of alpacas, with a white one on a red lead

Alpaca Trekking: New to Graves Park Animal Farm

A brand-new Alpaca Trekking experience along a scenic woodland trail will soon be available to visitors of Graves Park Animal Farm in Sheffield.