Shortlist of Sheffield’s best buildings announced

The search to find the city’s best building is narrowing as the shortlist for Sheffield Design Awards 2010 is announced. The competition is being run in partnership with Sheffield Civic Trust (SCT) and the Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) Yorkshire. Launched in 2008, Sheffield Design Awards are held every […]

Design Review – Sheffield Hallam University’s Revised Charles Street Scheme

Thanks to Matt Hutton and Bruce Raw from Bond Bryan, Nick Jones from Turner & Townsend and David Holland from Sheffield Hallam University for taking the time to present Sheffield Hallam University’s revised proposals for SHU’s Charles Street scheme to Sheffield Civic Trust’s design review panel and for answering our […]

SCT / Showroom Film Programme

Sheffield Civic Trust is delighted to support a programme of built environment themed films with the Showroom Cinema. The season opened, with a newly discovered and restored print of Fritz Lang‘s Metropolis (1927), a German expressionist film in the science-fiction genre, at the Showroom.  The film will be screened at 2pm and 8pm from today (Friday) through until […]

Demonstration Against Station Closure!

The Residents Against Station Closure (RASC) group are planning a further demonstration at Sheffield Rail Station at 4.30pm on Friday 24th September 2010.  Everyone is welcome to support the demonstration, which has all party support, with speakers including Labour’s Paul Bloomfield MP, Paul Scriven, the Liberal Democrat Leader of Sheffield City Council and Jillian Creasy […]

Art in the Gardens – This Weekend!

The weather is set fair for Sheffield’s 7th annual Art in the Gardens takes place at the Sheffield Botanical Gardens this weekend – Saturday 4th and Sunday 5th September 2010 between 10.30am – 5.30pm. The Art in the Gardens event is arguably the largest outdoor art exhibition in the north […]