Sheffield is a vibrant and diverse city in South Yorkshire, in the north of England. Having expanded massively during the Industrial Revolution due to coal and iron in the area, modern-day Sheffield is an exciting city in which to live, with something to offer for everyone. Featuring the expansive Meadowhall full of high-street brands as well as a range of independent shops throughout the city. Arty types can visit the Graves or the Millennium Gallery or visit any one of Sheffield's three theatres, featuring a range of musical acts, comedians and plays. The sporty can visit Sheffield's range of gyms and leisure centres, as well as visiting the Foundry or Edge climbing centres, the city's skate park or the national ice centre. Sheffield also features a fantastic nightlife, with the O2 having regular gigs featuring acts such as Years & Years and Of Monsters and Men. Excellent bars, pubs and clubs abound in Sheffield, making it perfect for everything from a quiet pint in the local to a full-on night on the town. Outdoorsy types, meanwhile, can visit the nearby Peak District or Sheffield's abundant parks and green spaces. Families will be delighted by the range of great state and independent schools serving Sheffield and its surrounding area, whilst professionals can benefit from its booming economy. Properties to rent in Sheffield range from fantastically affordable apartments in the centre of the city to gorgeous terraces perfect for young professionals to expansive family homes.