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Sheffield's £3million economy boost thanks to Special...

Issued:28/02/18

Research conducted by Sheffield Hallam University shows that the city received an economic boost of over £3million during August last year after...



Funding boost for Irish golf clubs following Hallam...

Issued:01/12/17

Golf clubs across Ireland have received a government funding boost of €1.96 million after a report produced by Sheffield Hallam University's...



Olympic and Para sports worth £19bn to UK economy

Issued:09/11/17

New research by Sheffield Hallam University has shown that the value of Olympic and Paralympic sport to the UK economy now stands at £19bn.The...



Golf creates £1.8bn in social benefits

Issued:04/07/17

Sports researchers at Sheffield Hallam University have found that golf has a profound effect on the nation's health and wellbeing, with a social...



World Snooker Championship has boosted Sheffield's...

Issued:13/04/17

Research commissioned by BBC Radio Sheffield reveals the World Snooker Championship has boosted Sheffield’s economy by £100m since 1977.*The...



Consumers spend €540m a year on golf in Ireland,...

Issued:27/03/17

Consumer spending on golf in the Republic of Ireland alone is now worth €379 million annually, according to a new report by Sheffield Hallam University.‘A...



The social value of sport

Issued:19/04/16

Participation in sport in England generates social value of over £44 billion according to research by Sheffield Hallam University.The study,...



UK golfers spend £4bn a year Hallam report finds

Issued:21/03/16

Golfers in the United Kingdom spent £4.3 billion on their sport in 2014, accounting for 14 per cent of all consumer spending on sport, according...



Student conference examines future of sport

Issued:05/01/16

Sheffield Hallam University's annual Sport and Physical Activity Student Conference will challenge aspiring sport professionals to address sport's...



Ryder Cup worth £106m to Scottish economy

Issued:27/08/15

The 2014 Ryder Cup generated more than £106million in economic activity for Scotland, researchers from Sheffield Hallam University have...