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10 Things You Probably Didn't Know About Sheffield

Sheffield is a beautiful city with an equally beautiful and rich history. The city is home to quite a few facts that you probably didn't know...

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1) Sheffield is the only City in the UK that has a National Park inside its boundaries

The Peak District is one place you must visit during your time in Sheffield.
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The Peak District is one place you must visit during your time in Sheffield.

2) Sheffield has its own walk of fame

Yup that's right, you can find the stars outside the Town Hall. You should check them out when you get here.
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Yup that's right, you can find the stars outside the Town Hall. You should check them out when you get here.

3) Sheffield is home to some of music‘s most well-known bands, including: the Arctic Monkeys and Pulp

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4) Liquorice Allsorts were invented in Sheffield in 1899 by Bassets sweet producers.

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5) Sheffield is home to the largest theatre complex outside of London

It include the Crucible, the Lyceum and the Studio
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It include the Crucible, the Lyceum and the Studio

6) The city has four trees for every person

There are more trees than people in Sheffield.
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There are more trees than people in Sheffield.

7) Sheffield also has the world’s oldest football ground

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8) The world’s longest lasting rainbow was only visible from Sheffield

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9)The highest point in Sheffield is 550 metres

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10) Steel is our thing

This is why we are often referred to as the steel city.
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This is why we are often referred to as the steel city.

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