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WEURO roadshow event in Sheffield Peace Gardens

UEFA Women’s EURO 2022 set to deliver £54 million in economic activity to the nine Host Cities

The FA and UEFA have today released the UEFA Women’s EURO 2022 Pre-tournament Impact Report, confirming it’s on track to be the biggest women’s European sport event in history, putting millions in to host cities' economy and leaving a lasting legacy that will make a difference to communities for generations.

Lord Mayor of Sheffield on the stage at WEURO 2022 Roadshow set up

Sheffield to kick-off UEFA Women’s EURO 2022 Roadshow Celebrations

This Saturday we're kicking off the nationwide UEFA Women's EURO 2022 celebration roadshows - and welcoming Football Focus, with Alex Scott, for a live broadcast straight from the Peace Gardens! Come and join us for some free football fever 11am-5pm.

Sheffield welcomes Birmingham 2022 Queen's Baton Relay wording on yellow background

Birmingham 2022 Queen’s Baton Relay to visit Sheffield as full England route revealed

The Queen's Baton Relay will visit Sheffield during its 25 day tour of England in the run up to the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games.

Bandstand at Weston Park during Weston Park May Fayre event

Family fun May Fayre makes a welcome return to Sheffield

Weston Park May Fayre is back on Sunday 22 May - bringing lots of fun for all the family. It's free, and will be on from 11am-5pm, see you there.

HMS Sheffield D80 on the water

HMS Sheffield 40th Anniversary service and parade

As National remembrance takes place across the country, Sheffield will come together on Sunday 1 May to mark the 40th Anniversary of HMS Sheffield with a commemorative service and parade.

Blue background with roadshow image for UEFA Women's EURO 2022

National roadshow celebrating UEFA Women’s EURO 2022 set to kick off in Sheffield as tournament excitement builds

Next month will see the launch of the national roadshow celebrating UEFA Women’s EURO 2022, with Sheffield kicking things off on 21 May in the Peace Gardens. Think football, music, entertainment, legends, family fun and much more...

Gail Smith centre of photo in purple t shirt and her friends and volunteers standing in front of the Maxfield's coach

Lord Mayor and friends skydive for charity

The Lord Mayor, Gail Smith, will be skydiving out of a plane at an altitude of 15,000 feet in aid of her 3 chosen charities today. The Lord Mayor, her volunteers, friends and family are taking part in a skydive to raise money for The Sheffield Teaching Hospital Trust, The Salvation Army and Friends of Hi5s, the Lord Mayor’s own charity for young people with Learning Disabilities.

Sheffield Eagles wheelchair rugby league team

Rugby League World Cup 2021: ‘CreatedBy’ small grants programme re-opens for applications

Local grassroots groups, clubs and community organisations can now apply for 'CreatedBy' grant funding from Rugby League World Cup 2021 to provide kit, equipment and facility improvements.

Sheffield United striker Oli McBurnie and Rugby League World Cup Ambassador James Simpson in Peace Gardens with Rugby League trophies

48-hour trophies tour arrives in Sheffield on 200 days to go milestone until Rugby League World Cup kicks off

Today marks 200 days to go until the Rugby League World Cup 2021. In celebration a 48 hour trophy tour stopped at Sheffield and other host cities and towns.

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With 100 days to go tickets go on sale for the biggest Women’s EURO ever

Tickets are now on general sale for all matches in the tournament. Four games will be played at Bramall Lane - get your tickets now!

Runners crossing finish line at Sheffield Half Marathon 2021

On your marks get set for biggest year of events in city’s history

This Sunday's Sheffield Half Marathon will kick off an amazing year of events across sport, music, art, food, film and more. Get excited, get involved.

Ellie Wilson from SUFC Women teaches girls at Ballifield Primary School a few tricks

UEFA Women’s EURO 2022 Legacy in Action

The UEFA Women’s EURO 2022 is coming to Sheffield this summer and we're already seeing it's legacy in action across the city. Want to get involved?

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Sheffield to host cultural programme for UEFA Women’s EURO 2022

Sheffield will host exciting arts and cultural activities alongside the UEFA Women's EURO 2022 this summer - part of an exciting national cultural programme supported by £800,000 funding from Arts Council England, thanks to National Lottery players.

Collage of photographs from each of the seven LAC areas

New community plans to give locals more influence

In March 2022, Sheffield’s Local Area Committees (LACs) will present their new community plans to the residents in their local areas.

Crowd enjoys performance at Tramlines Festival stage

Tramlines Festival announces second wave of 2022 artists

Tramlineshas announced its latest round of music acts and the full comedy lineup for the 2022 event at Hillsborough Park in July.

woman footballer in dark blue kit celebrating

Group bookings and schools’ resources now available for UEFA Women’s Euros 2022

The group ticket booking window is now open so you and your squad can get planning, get booking and get excited! Resources for schools are also now available so pupils and staff in Sheffield can start the football mania early and get fired up for this summer's tournament.

Changing how we make decisions – progress continues

Work continues on our change to a modern committee system following our referendum – and another public event is to be held to help keep you in the picture and ask what you think.

Purple flame for Holocaust Memorial Day

Honouring Holocaust Memorial Day with online service

Holocaust Memorial Day - this year themed 'One Day' - takes place on Thursday 27 January. An online vigil will be available for all to join from 5.30pm.

People taking part in activities at previous Festival of the Outdoors Activities

The Festival of the Outdoors returns in Sheffield

Festival of the Outdoors is back this March, with a whole host of outdoorsy events and activities, celebrating all that The Outdoor City has to offer.

women's football team standing by goal posts

History of women’s football to be revealed and celebrated by UEFA Women’s EURO 2022 Heritage Programme

Sheffield as one of the nine UEFA Women’s EURO 2022 host cities is taking part in a National Lottery funded project to uncover the hidden history of women’s football in a summer of celebration of the game, its players and communities.

Little Amal, a 3.5metre high puppet of a Syrian refugee, dances with people in Sheffield outside the Crucible which is lit up with rainbow lights

A look back at Sheffield's huge welcome for Little Amal

A heart-warming film has been put together which documents the incredible events and spirit of the day when Little Amal, a 3.5metre high puppet of a Syrian refugee, arrived in Sheffield.

Shoppers and visitors walk through Sheffield City Centre

Sheffield tops high street recovery charts

As a result of various events taking place across the city, Sheffield has seen a significant increase in footfall in recent months, with residents and people from further afield enjoying everything it has to offer.

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Rugby League World Cup full schedule revealed and tickets back on sale!

All 32 teams across the 21 competing nations in the men’s, women’s and wheelchair tournaments have fully committed to RLWC20222. Sheffield will host an England men's game and 8 wheelchair matches including the semi-finals double-header - tickets are available now!

Jamie Campbell stands in front of Merry Christmas sign

Everybody’s talking about Christmas in Sheffield

Sheffield is set to sparkle and everybody will be talking about it, as Jamie Campbell takes to the stage to light up the city this Sunday 21 November.

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200,000 ticket applications received for UEFA Women's EURO - ballot closes today

Today is the last chance to enter the ballot process for UEFA Women's EURO tickets, and 200,000+ have already been applied for!

The plaque at Sheffield Town Hall commemorating the Sheffield Pals

First World War plaque unveiled at Town Hall

As the world remembered fallen veterans on Armistice Day on Thursday, a plaque was unveiled in the Council Chamber at Sheffield Town Hall to commemorate a Sheffield Battalion which served in the First World War.

A large crowd gather in front of the large Tramlines festival stage in Sheffield

First Tramlines 2022 acts announced

Tramlines, Sheffield’s biggest city-based music festival has announced the lineup for the 2022 event at Hillsborough Park in Sheffield from Friday 22nd to Sunday 24th July.

UEFA Women's EUROs ballot open

UEFA Women’s EURO 2022 fixtures confirmed and ticket ballot now open

Following the exciting draw on BBC1 last night, fixtures are now confirmed and the ticket ballot is open. Sheffield will host Group C matches between Netherlands, Sweden and Switzerland.

Little Amal

Sheffield welcomes Little Amal

Little Amal will arrive in Sheffield today on her away to Manchester. 

African-Caribbean Market

Award winning pianist OKIEM opens Sheffield’s first African-Caribbean Market with special performance

Sheffield’s first African-Caribbean Market is all set to launch next week with a packed line up of speakers, artists, local dignitaries and musical acts including a performance from award winning pianist and composer OKIEM.

Promotional banner for Out of This World Halloween and Sci-Fi event in Sheffield City Centre. Orange cartoon pumpkins and spaceships float above the moon

Everything you need to know about Sheffield’s Out of This World event

Sheffielders of all ages, get ready for a day of the weird, wonderful, and wacky as Out of This World returns for its seventh year on Sunday, October 24, from 10:30am to 5:30pm.

Lord Mayor Gail Smith holds a pair of scissors to cut a blue ribbon declaring her new charity shop in Crystal Peaks open to the public and joined by a group of applauding onlookers

Sheffield’s Lord Mayor unveils new shop raising money for her chosen charities

Lord Mayor Gail Smith hosted an opening event for her new charity shop at Crystal Peaks shopping centre on Tuesday afternoon.