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London Rock Legends Small Group Tour by Minivan
"You'll see the house where Jimi Hendrix lived and died where Freddie Mercury and Queen hung out and Led Zeppelin's London HQ plus many more. The real fun of this tour is hearing inside stories from your informed and knowledgeable rock guide.You will also see sites connected with the Rolling Stones Eric Clapton and Cream Pink Floyd Bob Marley the Clash
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London Rock Music Tour
See the Itinerary for more information about each tour option."""Music lovers! This is the ideal way to discover London's rock music history. Choose either the morning or afternoon tour or book them both for a comprehensive London Rock Music tour. These small-group tours (maximum 16 people) cover everything from rock 'n' roll landmarks in bohemian Soho to the north London neighborhoods of Camden Town Hampstead Village and Heath Muswell Hill Archway and Islington."
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"Tatton Park Entry Ticket Including Mansion
"Tatton Park Entry Ticket Including Mansion Gardens and Farm""Tatton Parks means many different things to each visitor. Set in 1000 acres of parkland the former Egerton family home is regarded as one of the most complete historic estates in the UK.WItness life above and below stairs at Tatton's Mansion wander at leisure through our glorious Gardens and take the family to meet our rare breed animals at the Farm. There are regular family events throughout the year (additional charge) such as car shows outdoor theatre and horticultural events. There are several speciality shops to browse and a fun retaurant and Gardener's Cottage tearoom to relax in. Take time to wander through the 1000 acres of parkland which are home to red and fallow deer in addition to seasonal birdlife. Take a picnic
From GBP11.00

More Off The Beaten Path in Sheffield

Castle Market -Views From...

UPDATED- Sadly, Castle Market is no more --- It is being demolished at present. PLEASE DO NOT RATE THIS TIPRecently, I'd found out that you could view the foundations of Sheffield Castle, that are...
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Jan 23, 2016

Paradise Square

This pleasant cobbled Georgian square is home to many solicitors offices - (It was in one of these offices, back in the late 1980's that I was granted my 'Freedom to Travel' - aka my Divorce!)Local...
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Mar 09, 2015

Attercliffe - East End Park - Don Valley Bowl

On New Years Day, we went for (another)! wander around t'Cliffe, this time heading for a stroll around East End Park - (or Don Valley Bowl as I know it as) This site is part of where the vast 32 acre...
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Mar 09, 2015

Father and Daughter Post Boxes

On the Surrey Street side of the Town Hall are two red Post Boxes. These are a George V and Elizabeth 11 , so Father and Daughter! Both are in use for citizens of Sheffield to post their mail. During...
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Mar 09, 2015

Bill Drummond Grafitti on Norfolk Bridge

" Imaging Waking Tomorrow And All The Music Has Disappeared" is the painted message on Norfolk Bridge, which spans the River Don, just outside Sheffields city centre. I'd been reminded of this piece...
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Jan 01, 2015

Sheffield Castle Foundations

UPDATE- OCTOBER 2014 - Castle Market closed in November 2013, so for now it is not possible to view the foundations, However I have heard that early 2015, work will start to redevelop the area and...
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Oct 20, 2014
 
 
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Street Art - Can you see what it is yet?

PLEASE DO NOT RATE THIS TIPIn view of the recent court ruling, with Rolf Harris being awarded a custodial sentence for his many cases of child abuse- Sheffield City Council are planning to...
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Aug 07, 2014

An advertisement to fireclay bricks and figures

Located on Devonshire Street, many people must pass this building without realising that this Chinese cake shop Cake R Us, Yummys noodle restaurant and 'Within Reason' were once the warehouse and show...
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Nov 12, 2013

High Hazels Park

It has been a few years since I last visited High Hazels Park, so I was very pleasantly surprised to see how the park had undergone a transformation.Originally the park was the private gardens of...
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Jul 28, 2013

Attercliffe - Hill Top Chapel

A hidden gem! The grade 11 listed, Hill Top Chapel dates back to 1629, with services being held from the 10th October 1630 . It took me a while to find the chapel, where Benjamin Huntsmans memorial...
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Jul 28, 2013

Joseph Thorntons Home -Thornton Chocolates!

When I moved to Sheffield in the late 1970's, I soon became aware of Thorntons Chocolates - There was a Thorntons shop on Chapel Walk (not far from Norfolk Street- where the first Thorntons premises...
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Jul 28, 2013

Ornate Facade of Cardboard Box Factory

I've been intrigued by this building for many years. About 10 years ago, the building was developed into offices. While the façade was preserved, a whole new building was constructed behind it. It was...
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Mar 23, 2013

A Hymn on the wall ...

I drive past the Eye Witness Works most evenings, but it was only very recently that I decided to explore on foot, as I'd spotted some examples of street art by Kid Acne on a doorway.Reading up on the...
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Mar 23, 2013

Sheffield Women of Steel plaque

During WW1 and WW2' the steelworks were kept running by the women of Sheffield, for many this was their first work experience. Working long hours, doing heavy, often dangerous work along with running...
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Mar 23, 2013

Top Hotels in Sheffield

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Attercliffe Common Road, (formerly "Travel Inn"), Sheffield, S9 2LU, United Kingdom
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119 Norfolk Street (formerly Macdonald St. Paul's Hotel), Sheffield, South Yorkshire S1 2JE, UK
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Sheffield Road, Meadowhall, Sheffield, S9 2YL, United Kingdom
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Angel Street / Bank Street Corner, Sheffield, S3 8LN, United Kingdom
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Worksop Road, Aston, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S26 2EE, United Kingdom
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Leopold Street 2, Leopold Square, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S1 2JG, United Kingdom
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Top Things to Do in Sheffield

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Cholera Monument

The Cholera Monument is a memorial in Sheffield, to the victims of a cholera epidemic of 1832. 402 victims of the disease were buried in grounds between Park Hill and Norfolk Park adjoining Clay Wood....
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Peace Gardens

Peace gardens Sheffield is a city centre square with lovely gardens and fountains,it was built to honour those who died and served in both world wars as well as the men of South Yorkshire who fought...
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Meadowhall Shopping Centre

All major UK cities have seemingly sprouted a major shopping centre in the last couple of decades. With plenty of spare land available following the collapse of the industrial base of Sheffield in the...
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Winter Garden

This is a wonderful place. A gigantic, architect designed greenhouse, right in the city centre. The plants are wonderful, and clearly the locals enjoy just sitting around to chill out. A cafe at...
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City Hall

A pleasent sunday afternoon walk round this historic and modern city,taking in the various sights and the odd photo or two.This is Sheffield City Hall.It was built in 1933 and is a grade 2 listed...
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Cathedral

The Cathedral Church of St Marie is the Roman Catholic cathedral in Sheffield.It lies in a slightly hidden location, just off the main shopping street in the city, but signals its presence with a tall...
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Top 5 Sheffield Writers

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"Sheffield, It's not so grim Ooop North!"
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"Sheffield "More than just a city of steel""
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"Sunny Sheffield"
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"Sheffield, South Yorkshire"
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"The Socialist republic of South Yorkshire."
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