Robinson in Ruins (2010) at the Showroom

Come and see Robinson in Ruins (2010), the next in Sheffield Civic Trust’s Building Visions film series, which will be shown at the Showroom at 6pm tonight (Thursday 21 July 2011). Patrick Keiller‘s follow-up to London and Robinson in Space, has his voyeur Robinson released from prison and journeying across […]

Love Sheffield? Join Sheffield Civic Trust and make it even better…

If you love Sheffield join us now, become part of the national civic movement and help make our city even better. Join Sheffield Civic Trust and you’ll be supporting our activities in promoting Heritage Open Days, Design Reviews on major projects like Sheffield Hallam University’s Charles Street development, our fabulous Sheffield Design Awards, which this week confirmed […]

Sheffield Design Awards 2010

Voting for the Sheffield Design Awards 2010 – Peoples’ Award closed at 5.30pm on 31 January 2011 . The award, which will confirm Your Best New Building / Renovation in the city since 2005, generated more than 1,500 online votes.  The leading candidates included: the excellent renovation of Leopold Square, the […]

Does Beauty Matter?

To mark Urban Design Week, Sheffield Civic Trust is hosting an Event with CABE (The Government’s Commission of Architecture and the Built Environment), which starts on Thursday 28 October 2010 at 6.15pm at The Circle, Rockingham Lane, Sheffield S1 4FW. The philosopher and author Julian Baggini will talk about beauty, the subject […]

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 […]

SCT joins Civic Voice!

Sheffield Civic Trust want to make an effective contribution to the growing national civic movement and has therefore agreed to join Civic Voice, the national charity for the civic movement   Civic Voice are working hard to make places more attractive enjoyable and distinctive and to promote civic pride across the country. Significantly, Civic […]

Your City’s Planning Policies – Make a difference!

The Sheffield Development Framework (SDF) Draft City Policies, Sites and Proposals Map are available for consultation up to midnight on 31 August 2010. Amongst other things, the documents propose housing, employment and flexible use allocations in all parts of the city. SCT is extremely concerned that Proposed or to be improved walking […]