1. Musical pedigree
Arctic Monkeys, Self Esteem, Pulp, The Human League, Reverend and the Makers, Richard Hawley and Bring Me The Horizon. You won't find many cities with a better musical pedigree than Sheffield. If you're looking for places to watch live music The Leadmill has hosted some of the biggest names in music. You could also bag yourself a Tramlines ticket, but hurry, they sell out quickly!
2. Something for everyone
Sheffield is a vibrant city and there's something for everyone. Kelham Island was named as one of the coolest neighbourhoods in the world (and fifth coolest in the UK) by Time Out magazine, Sheffield International Documentary Festival attracts filmmakers from around the world and at the Sheffield Food Festival you can taste the culinary delights this city has to offer. There's also the Sheffield Adventure Film Festival (ShAFF), which shows some amazing films focused on our...
3. Beautiful countryside
There's a reason why Sheffield is known as 'The Outdoor City'. With the Peak District right on our doorstep, Sheffield is home to lots of outdoor activities including walking, fell running and climbing.