Sheffield City Business Directory

Sheffield is a metropolitan city located in South Yorkshire in England. This name was derived from the River Sheaf, which glides through the city.

The city played a pivotal role in the Industrial revolution, and gave rise to huge expansions in the production of stainless steel and crucible steel, progressively making the city globally renowned for the same.

The world's oldest football club Sheffield F.C originated here alongside the oldest football ground, Sandygate. The city is home to Sheffield Steelers (UK's first professional ice hockey team) as also is the ground for the World Snooker Championship.

The English institute of Sports (training grounds for Olympic Athletes) is also located here.

Tourism plays an important role in the economic development of the city owing to its numerous attractions including the World Snooker competition (at the Crucible Theatre), the musical festival (Tramlines), the Peak district, Steel City Derby, indoor climbing centers, the Grin up North Comedy festival, Sensoria Music and Film Festival and many more.

The overall climate here is temperate; particularly wet during the end of the year and cold from February to June.

The city is well equipped with transportation facilities, both international and local, including buses, supertrams, canal and rail.

Sheffield is therefore a well developed city, with numerous cultural attractions.

Sheffield is a city in UK, and on this page we provide you links of all the various businesses listed here. Following are some of the localities in Sheffield: Beauchief, Dungworth, Grindleford, Heeley, High Bradfield, Highfield, Hollow Meadows, Low Bradfield