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City Centre

Fun Fact
The trams you see on the streets today have actually only been running since 1994, however the city had had a tram system since 1870! The electric trams of the 1890s used to run in different areas of the city, including right in front of the HUBS on Paternoster Row!


Fun Fact
Highfield is the old stomping ground of Olympic Athlete, Jessica Ennis-Hill as it was where she grew up as a child!

Hunter's bar

Fun Fact
Hunter's bar is named after the toll bar at the end of Eccelsall Road which was active until the late 1800s! For those interested in the area, why not check out the Hunter's Bar webpage!


Fun Fact
Sharrow is a developed residential zone built over the old back-to-back terraced houses, and used to be part of 'Little Sheffield' in the 1800s!

Sharrow Vale

Fun Fact
Sharrow Vale Road is nicknamed the 'foodie mile' for it's wide range of restaurants and eateries!

UK students are charged millions in library fines each year. (Save the Student)

Are you being caught out by library fines? Save the Student has investigated, and it seems like a lot of students have been caught out...

The Student Voice Report 2018

What do students really think about their university experience? Find out what we're lobbying the University for this academic year...

'Mobile phone scam' poses as real student job in Sheffield

Check out how the scam works, and listen to a former Sheffield students tell us how she nearly got ripped off by the phone scam crooks...

The new 'Office for Students' (WonkHE)

The Government is changing the way in which it regulates Higher Education.. This is big news for Universities, and WonkHE tells us more...


Fun Fact
The very first photo taken in the whole of Sheffield was taken at a home on Hanover Street, Broomhall in 1852!


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Our 10 top housing tips for Hallam Students - Buzzfeed article

Here is an easy to read top 10 list of house hunting tips. Super useful, and includes a picture of a cat...


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