Cycle, climb, run and relax … at Sheffield’s festival of outdoor activities

A celebration of all things active, the Outdoor City Weekender highlights the Steel City’s appeal to sport fans and its potential as a gateway to the great outdoors

The alt city guide to Sheffield

The South Yorkshire city’s music and clubs have had a huge influence in the UK over the years. Less well known is its fabulous array of independent restaurants, cafes, bars and galleries

UK – Best airports and bank holiday surprises

Some of the UK’s smaller airports were voted best in the Which? annual passenger survey, while larger airports continue to let down consumers. Click here for the winners. Bank holidays are the UK equivalent of statutory holidays in the Americas – for some good ideas about bank holiday days out click here.

The UK’s cheapest and most expensive city-break destinations

Compare the costs of a break in different UK cities, including the price of a hotel, dinner for two and a round of cocktails

Street Artist extraordinaire

London-based street artist Phlegm has painted his distinctive, fantastical murals in London, Sheffield and beyond. Here is a selection of his best works.