25 February 2021
HILLSBOROUGH is a well-known suburb of Sheffield that lies to the North West of the city.
It is a popular area with young professionals, post graduate students and young families. Access to the city centre is easy as the Sheffield Supertram connects straight from the heart of the city direct into Hillsborough and beyond to Malin Bridge.
You can enjoy various parks in Hillsborough including Hillsborough park, an open green space surrounded by historic buildings, sports facilities, a fishing lake and playground. There is also Ruskin Park, which hosts the annual Ruskin Park fun day. Hillsborough houses lots of the cities well known facilities such as Owlerton Park Stadium, Hillsborough Barracks and Sheffield Wednesday. Wadsley and Loxley Common is a popular place for walkers but is also full of geology, history, wild flowers and nature. Over 78 species have been seen over the last few years including rabbits, field mice, moles, squirrels, foxes and weasels.