Category Archives: sports

Something we’d like to Bring To Your Attention

This is written from the home of football, namely Sheffield. You will be aware of our claim and may well be aware of some of the initial contributions made by forward-thinking folk in Sheffield to the “Sheffield and soccer”. The … Continue reading

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THE DEADLINE IS JULY 3RD. As most of you will know, an application to demolish the Plough has been submitted to the planning committee. The application would see the Plough replaced by eight houses on the site, none of which … Continue reading

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  Tomorrow Tuesday 28th May, 8pm, the 3¼ miles long, with 800 feet of climb, annual Hallam Chase Fell Race, organised by Hallamshire Harriers and hosted by Hallam Cricket Club, takes place. Runners set off from Hallam Football/Cricket Club’s Sandygate … Continue reading

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Thousands of runners of all abilities will hit the streets of Sheffield at 9.30am this Sunday 14th April 2019, for the Sheffield Half Marathon. To ensure the safety of all those taking part, spectators, residents and visitors, a number of … Continue reading

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The Hallam Chase 2019

To allow time to handicap all, the pre-entries close on the 22nd May. The aim is for all to finish together. The chase scheduled to start at 8pm, Tuesday 28th May, tortoises off first, whippets last,  takes runners out and … Continue reading

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Magnificent Seven 2019

As part of the Magnificent Seven cycle challenge event, Hagg Hill, Back Lane & Stephen Hill will be temporarily closed this Sunday morning, 24th March,as will other parts of the route. The 2019 event will feature five new climbs. The … Continue reading

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Tricky Wingers April Half Term Football Camps It is at Tapton School, Darwin Lane S10 5RG Week 1: Tue 2nd, Wed 3rd, Thu 4th April Week 2: Tue 9th, Wed 10th, Thu 11th April Girls & Boys ages 5- 12 of all … Continue reading

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Sandygate granted protected status

The home of Hallam FC and Hallam Cricket Club has been granted protected status. Sandygate stadium in Crosspool is now an asset of community value, meaning that if the owners ever want to sell the ground, they would have to … Continue reading

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Hallam Cricket Club needs your help to build a new pavilion

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Tricky Wingers football sessions at Tapton School

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