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 Leopold Square (below) as Sheffield’s favourite new building, and an extensive programme of events for our members throughout the year.

We are presently working with Urban Splash to secure a tour of its Park Hill development for members later this Spring.

Annual membership is only £10 Individuals or £15 for Families.  To join on line please click here. Alternatively, you can pop a cheque in the post (made payable to Sheffield Civic Trust) to our Membership Secretary, Liz Godfrey at Sheffield Civic Trust c/o 22 Endcliffe Glen, Sheffield, S11 8RW.

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 University of Sheffield’s rubber clad, Soundhouse (photo below), the Furnival Building and Jessops West.

The ‘Cheese Grater’ Arundel Gate Car Park won the Citizens’ Award at our Inaugural Sheffield Design Awards in 2008.

Read BBC Radio Sheffield’s article on the Peoples’ Award.

Tom Bloxham MBE of Urban Splash will announce the winners of the Sheffield Design Awards on 16th February 2011 at the Showroom Cinema.  You are all welcome to come along and join us in celebrating the best of developments in Sheffield.