Quality of Life

Sheffield City Region is blessed with a fabulous quality of life. Not only do we boast a dynamic core city as well as thriving towns and market towns, but the Peak District National Park is within the city region boundary, bringing a mix of city living and outdoor adventure that’s truly unique. The region is the UK’s leading destination for people for seeking outdoor adventure, city culture, music and rural escapes.

We’re home to the biggest theatre complex outside of London, state-of-the-art sporting venues and a diverse range of arts, leisure and culture opportunities. Whether it’s craft ale or cutting-edge art; stately homes or shopping complexes; ancient woodlands or a packed programme of festivals and events, our city region has it all.

Our vibrant sporting culture stems from cycling to snooker, with the region being a home to many great sporting teams, and the world’s first football club.

The region is a home to a wide range of tourism hot spots. Enjoy the great outdoors with the Peak District National Park and Yorkshire Wildlife Park on the regions doorstep. Get active with the Trans Pennine TrailTour de Yorkshire routes and PGA facilities. And explore a variety of leisure attractions including Wentworth WoodhouseCannon HallRother ValleyMeadowhallThe CrucibleDoncaster Racecource and Magna Science Adventure Centre.

With an enviable location at the heart of the UK, super-connected transport links, great schools and a range of housing, Sheffield City Region is undoubtedly a highly attractive place in which to live, work and invest.

See our Region

Watch our video highlighting all the great parts of the Sheffield City Region