Category Archives: South Yorkshire

Dronfield Station

WITH its bright, blooming flower beds, green grass and tidy platforms, Dronfield railway station looks good. But it could have been a different story, were it not for a dedicated of a team of volunteers. For years, Dronfield suffered from … Continue reading

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A City of Caravanners

Sheffield has been found to be the caravan and motorhome capital of the UK. According to research by specialist insurers Safeguard, the Steel City houses the largest concentration of caravan and motorhome owners. It is thought Sheffield’s accessibility by major motorways makes … Continue reading

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Sheffield Cliffhanger festival moving to Graves Park

DAREDEVILS can get active by exploring the countryside on their doorstep at a Sheffield festival which is moving venues this summer. The annual Cliffhanger festival will be staged in Graves Park, rather than Millhouses Park, this year. And the event on Saturday … Continue reading

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Peak District road unacceptable to cyclists

National cyclists’ organisation CTC has revealed that the Cyclists’ Defence Fund (CDF), a charity that it set up a decade ago to deal with legal issues affecting cyclists, has given notice to Sheffield City Council’s Highways Department that a road … Continue reading

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