Planning Approved

PRESS RELEASE FRIENDS OF THE OLD TOWN HALL   While the Friends of the Old Town Hall are pleased that the Old Town Hall is at last to be restored – something they have been campaigning for, and planning for, for 5 years now – they are disappointed that the Council failed to to take…

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Sheffield’s radical history

Sheffield’s radical history ‘Drive Bigots from the Judgement Seat’: Radical Politics and Sheffield’s Old Town Hall, 1832 – 1843 In 1824, the poet and writer John Holland published a study titled The Picture of Sheffield. The work is an extensive catalogue of the town’s history and geography, detailing local notables and resident clergymen, streets, churches,…

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Online Petition

Petition – When it’s Gone it’s Gone Sheffield’s former Town Hall and Courthouse is a beautiful historic Grade II listed Victorian building located in the city’s ancient Castlegate area. It served as the Town Hall and later as the Law Courts for nearly 200 years and has played a unique and significant role in Sheffield’s…

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