Sheffield Blitz

The history and commemoration of the Second World War air raids on Sheffield

Monthly Archives: November, 2015

Sheffield at War Documentary

Here is a 50 minutes documentary made in Sheffield during the Second World War. Advertisements

November 26, 2015 · Leave a comment

Sheffield Wartime Photos

Here is a video from Sheffield Archives and Local Studies Library showing some of the Second World War photos in their collection.

November 24, 2015 · Leave a comment

Wartime Steelworks

Wondered what conditions would have been like in Sheffield’s steelworks during the Second World War?

November 20, 2015 · Leave a comment

Sheffield’s Last War Fatalities

Sheffield historian Chris Hobbs has done some research on the last two people killed in Sheffield during the Second World War.

November 20, 2015 · Leave a comment

1930’s Sheffield on Film

What was the Sheffield that was hit by the blitz like?

November 20, 2015 · Leave a comment

Sheffield’s 1930’s Factories

What did Sheffield factories make in the decade before the Second World War?

November 20, 2015 · Leave a comment

75th Anniversary Events

We are working on an event to commemorate the 75th anniversary of the Sheffield Blitz on Saturday 12th and Sunday 13th December.

November 6, 2015

Get Involved

Would you like to make sure that the story of human endurance and sacrifice the people of Sheffield went through during the blitz is remembered?

November 6, 2015

About

The Sheffield Blitz Memorial Trust have secured funds from the Heritage Lottery Fund to tell the story of the Sheffield Blitz.

November 6, 2015

Funding for Sheffield Blitz Heritage Trail

The Sheffield Blitz Memorial Trail has received £81,300 from the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) to commemorate the 75th anniversary of a defining moment in the city’s history.

November 6, 2015 · Leave a comment

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