Ewan Harkness

Snooker fans insist World Championship must stay in Sheffield

Snooker fans insist World Championship must stay in Sheffield

Snooker fans from across the UK have insisted that the World Championship must remain at the Crucible Theatre, Sheffield - ‘the spiritual home of snooker’. For the 46th consecutive year the world’s largest snooker competition is being hosted at the Crucible Theatre,...

When Pelé ‘called off school’ In Sheffield 50 Years Ago

When Pelé ‘called off school’ In Sheffield 50 Years Ago

Pelé ‘called off school’ 50 years ago this week in Sheffield, as thousands of students bunked off to watch the greatest footballer of all time grace Hillsborough. After a miners’ strike doomed the proposed night time kick-off, due to a lack of power for floodlights,...

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