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  Sheffield - Encyclopedia.WorldSearch   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Sheffield is a city and metropolitan borough in the north of England.
The population of the City of Sheffield in 2002 was estimated at 512,242.
Sheffield is twinned with Bochum in Germany, and with the cities of Anshan in China, Donetsk in Ukraine and Esteli in Nicaragua.
encyclopedia.worldsearch.com /sheffield.htm   (3838 words)

  
 AllRefer.com - Sheffield, city, England (British And Irish Political Geography) - Encyclopedia
Sheffield was one of the leading industrial cities of England.
The first Bessemer-process steelworks were built in Sheffield in 1859; the industry is now all but finished.
In the city's Weston Park are an observatory, City Museum, and the Mappin Art Gallery.
reference.allrefer.com /encyclopedia/S/ShffldEng.html   (252 words)

  
 Sheffield - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The present city boundaries were set in 1974, when the former county borough of Sheffield merged with Stocksbridge urban district and part of Wortley Rural District.
After the Norman conquest Sheffield Castle was built in to control the Saxon settlements and a small town developed that is the nucleus of the modern city.
Sheffield is the largest centre of the civil service outside of London with practically all the major departments represented.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Sheffield   (3340 words)

  
 City of Sheffield
Sheffield is home to some of the world's leading producers of high quality steel, especially stainless and special steels, and its portfolio of local industries include banking, services and leisure industries.
Sheffield itself is one of EnglandĀ“s greenest cities due to the large number of parks, trees and green spaces.
Sheffield people are very welcoming and friendly to international guests and there are currently around 5,000 international students from more than 120 different countries that have chosen Sheffield as their preferred place of study.
www.intercambio.info /cityofSheffield.htm   (987 words)

  
 SHEFFIELD LAKE, OHIO :: THE CITY OF SHEFFIELD LAKE, OHIO   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The city of Sheffield Lake is situated on the southern shore of Lake Erie, at the eastern end of an industrial recreation area known as Ohio’s “Golden Crescent.” Thus, this pleasant residential community of approximately 9,500 citizens benefits from it’s proximity to both work and play while maintaining it’s distinct, “hometown” character.
Sheffield Lake grew from small farming settlements, pioneered by New Englanders, moving to the great “Western Reserve.” Even today, these roots can be seen in the architecture of the homes that have survived from the community’s youthful days.
If a city hall is built, it would be in the latter phases of the plan to ensure that the financing is sound, to ensure that the city doesn’t commit to spending money it doesn’t have.
www.sheffieldlake.net   (1478 words)

  
 The City of Sheffield (Electoral Changes) Order 2004
Sheffield City Council shall make a print of the map marked "Map referred to in the City of Sheffield (Electoral Changes) Order 2004" available for inspection at its offices by any member of the public at any reasonable time.
The Electoral Registration Officer[10] for the city shall make such rearrangement of, or adaptation of, the register of local government electors as may be necessary for the purposes of, and in consequence of, this Order.
The areas of the new city and parish wards are demarcated on the map described in article 2.
www.hmso.gov.uk /si/si2004/20040120.htm   (2023 words)

  
 Cutlery Definitions and Related History
During the Middle Ages a cutlery industry began at Sheffield; its grindstones were made of the millstone grit of the Pennines.
Seki City is situated in the mid south of Gifu Prefecture, between the famous rivers of Kiso and Nagara.
The city was notable also for the manufacture and transshipment of damascened steel sword blades, which were exceptionally hard and resilient.
cutlerscove.com /kwg/cutlery-definitions.htm   (1915 words)

  
 Sheffield City Council
The city of Sheffield sits on seven hills, with its city centre perched like a citadel on a spur jutting out into the Valley of the Rivers Don and Sheaf and the Porter Brook.
The topography of Sheffield city centre affords dramatic views of the city skyline from vantage points around the centre, and framed vistas along its streets to the surrounding green hills.
The skyline of Sheffield is composed of a mixture of landmarks from the spires of historic buildings to the monolithic slab forms of modern developments.
sccplugins.sheffield.gov.uk /urban_design/topography.htm   (182 words)

  
 Southport 1, York City 4
City boss Billy McEwan, while delighted with the result and many aspects of the display, was, however, right not to gloss over certain areas that might need attention against superior opponents than last season's Conference North champions.
City's clinical finishing proved the difference in a very open first half and Mansaram was unlucky not to add a fourth when his firm 15-yard shot was turned over by Dickinson, who also made a near-post save from O'Neill just before the interval.
City's fourth goal arrived when Bishop raided down the right flank before supplying a low cross that was horribly sliced by Earl Davis, whose error was chaotically compounded by a poor attempted header back to Dickinson by Chris Lane.
www.thisisyork.co.uk /york/sport/YORK_SPORT_YCFC_MATCHREPORTS12.html   (791 words)

  
 Sheffield City Map
The Sheffield Metropolitan district is unusual for the quantity of greenspace within its boundaries - over a third of the MDC lies within the Peak district National Park.
Sheffield City is defined here as that area of the land within the administrative district which is outside the Peak District National Park.
There are variations across the city in the area of domestic garden, depending in the main on the density of the original development.
www.arbeer.demon.co.uk /MAPweb/Sheffield.htm   (509 words)

  
 NHS Sheffield - The city of Sheffield   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Sheffield is England's fourth largest city, with the wealth of facilities you would expect to find in a major city - yet it's compact, friendly and accessible.
Sheffield is one of the country's greenest cities and lies within easy reach of the Peak District.
, Sheffield's leafy suburbs and beautiful parks are a far cry from the heavily industrial backdrop reputed to embody the city in the past.
www.sheffield.nhs.uk /about/sheffield.htm   (216 words)

  
 Sheffield City Pages   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Welcome to the City of Sheffield Pages, which aim to provide links to many other sites about Sheffield and the surrounding area.
Sheffield is the fourth largest city in England, in the county of South Yorkshire.
Sheffield was famous for its steel industry and related industries, but is now developing as an important cultural centre.
www.shef.ac.uk /city   (63 words)

  
 Sheffield First Partnership - SHEFFIELD CITY STRATEGY LAUNCH
Sheffield becoming a successful, distinctive city of European significance, with opportunities for all.
Sheffield is a city of more than half a million people.
The Sheffield City Strategy Detailed Progress Report is now available, to download it, click here (470 KB).
www.sheffieldfirst.net   (314 words)

  
 Sheffield Sex City
The city is a woman bigger than any other.
She is somewhere in the city, somewhere watching television.
I'm still trying hard to meet you but it doesn't look like happening 'cos the city's out to get me but I won't sleep with her this evening.
freespace.virgin.net /sizzling.jalfrezi/slate/sheffield.htm   (651 words)

  
 Sheffield City Council - Latest News
The Lord Mayor and Council Leader Jan Wilson led a parade from the Town Hall to Sheffield City Hall for the official handing over of the City Hall key on Thursday 13th October.
Sheffield City Council has launched an appeal fund in conjunction with South Yorkshire's Muslim community to raise £100,000 to help rebuild hospitals and schools in the Azad Kashmir capital of Muzaffarabad, the region worst affected by the South Asian Earthquake.
Sheffield has made considerable strides in the regeneration of its City Centre since publishing the Master plan in 2000.
www.sheffield.gov.uk   (407 words)

  
 Sheffield Forum Archive - Sheffield City Battalion (Sheffield Pals)
The Sheffield City battalion (officially known as 12th Battalion,the York and Lancaster regiment) went into action at the battle of the Somme.
The men of sheffield who had whistled and sang their way to the frontlinehad been given the task of capturing a small village called Serre as their part of the big offensive.
The Sheffield Pals battalions attacked towards Serre on 1st July 1916, and I believe was one of the only first day objectives that was never captured when the offensive died down in November 1916.
www.sheffieldforum.co.uk /showthread/t-5166.html   (4289 words)

  
 Sheffield - Steel City   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Many people throughout the ages have been entranced with the image of Sheffield.
The city is almost entirely constructed from steel, this having been the cheapest material locally as even now more steel is produced here than in the rest of Europe put together.
This city in the north of England, 30 miles from Manchester, has a population of over half a million and is a lively, bustling place.
www.geocities.com /hannahvalentino/lies.html   (79 words)

  
 Sheffield City Council - Welcome To Sheffield
Sheffield is a great place to be…you’ll soon realise why we’re so proud of our city.
Sheffield's comprehensive visitor guide is available free of charge.  It can be picked up at the Visitor Information point (see above) or we are happy to send a copy direct to you.
To order a FREE copy of Sheffield's latest visitor and accommodation guide please call our Visitor Information Line on +44 (0) 114 221 1900 or complete our on-line request form.
www.sheffield.gov.uk /out--about/tourist-information   (300 words)

  
 Sheffield Pipe Band
Sheffield's own Scottish Pipes and Drums have existed since their formation in 1908 under the leadership of Pipe Major (late) George Urquhart.
The band performs at many competitions, charitable functions, as well as being part of a parade on Remembrance day every year.The band, together with the City of Sheffield council, are in the process of having a new tartan designed with the help of Strathmore Woollen Mill, Scotland.
We are seeking sponsorship from any organisation or individual interested in promoting Sheffield, music and the pipe band itself.
www.angelfire.com /md/SheffieldPipeBand   (213 words)

  
 Sheffield   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
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 Lambchop @ City Hall, Sheffield
The last time Lambchop played in Sheffield, it was at the suitably intimate confines of the Memorial Hall.
It was touches like this that reminded you that Wagner, despite being from Nashville, knew Sheffield well as he was educated in the city ("Jeez, did I go to school with all of you?" he asked as he peered out into the audience).
In fact, he saw his first gig at the City Hall - even pointing out the seat he was sat in.
www.musicomh.com /gigs/lambchop-3.htm   (634 words)

  
 Sheffield City Airport & Heliport
Bus services run from the Airport to Sheffield City Centre and the Meadowhall complex.
Sheffield City Centre is only 4 miles away and provides a good mix of retail and leisure facilities, including the recently opened 'Winter Gardens' and Millennium art gallery.
Derbyshire and the Peak District are within a short drive, with the attractions of Chatsworth House, Haddon Hall and the old market town of Bakewell.
www.sheffieldcityairport.com   (155 words)

  
 Sheffield City Hall Tickets
The delivery address for your Sheffield City Hall tickets must be the same as the address at which you receive your credit card billing statement.
The Sheffield City Hall has been the host for some of the most famous bands and names of the 20th century.
The Sheffield City Hall is one of the most rooted venues in South Yorkshire, hosting concerts and performing arts.
www.soldouteventtickets.com /listings/276/276/8428/Venues/sheffield-city-hall   (452 words)

  
 City Church Sheffield Mega Students
With two universities in Sheffield, there are around 50 thousand students, and as a Church we want to serve you!
It can be a difficult transition moving to a new Church from you home Church, but we want to help you to feel welcomed and at home at City Church, and part of the family.
We want to be a generation which is 100% committed to the purposes of God and see Him at work in our lives and the lives of others.
www.citychurchsheffield.org.uk /students   (201 words)

  
 City   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
London is the capital city of England part of the United Kingdom which also includes Scotland Wales and Northern Ireland Queen Elizabeth II is the reigning monarch but Great Britain is actually ruled...
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Welcome to the City of Sheffield Pages which aim to provide links to many other sites about Sheffield and the surrounding area Sheffield is the fourth largest city in England in the county of South Y...
www.city22.com   (1619 words)

  
 Sheffield City Morris
Sheffield City Morris was formed in 1975 with the aim of making Morris dancing an entertaining
Sheffield City Morris have been custodians of the Sheffield City Giants since these were presented to the City by the Generalitat de Catalunya (the Government of Catalonia).
Sheffield City Morris took their roadshow to Hungary again in 2004 for the World Folkloriada, the 'Olympic Games' of folklore.
www.citymorris.f9.co.uk   (708 words)

  
 City of Sheffield: Nightlife   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Yell.com "Eating Out" Database (type in "Sheffield" and select a restaurant type).
Mama's was the first Pizzeria to open in the region by a local family (1968) and is still run by that very same family today.
A very popular city centre meeting place by the professional business people for Lunch to pre and after theatre eating throughout the evening.
www.shef.ac.uk /city/nightlife.html   (79 words)

  
 Sheffield City Maps   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Sheffield City Centre, Sheffield Suburbs and major routes, locations of all the city's parks and open spaces and maps of...
Maps of the University Campus and City of Sheffield.
Printed maps of the campus and city are also available from...
www.gislinx.com /sheffieldcitymaps.html   (218 words)

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