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Sheffield as a Student City


Known as Britain’s ‘green city’, one third of Sheffield lies within the Peak District National Park, and has a wide selection of free parks, including Peace Gardens, Botanical Gardens and Weston Park. Good news for when summer arrives and you’re looking for a different environment to revise in, or just feel like chilling out with friends.

Unlike so many UK cities, several of Sheffield’s main attractions are within walking distance of each other. The city centre and train station are located closely to the majority of Hallam accommodation and for those living elsewhere, just a short bus ride away, (single fares are just 60p with a student card).

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