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Issued:09/02/16

The new home of Hallam's Sheffield Institute of Art (SIA), the Head Post Office, was featured several times last week by BBC Radio Sheffield.

Reporter Andy Kershaw was given a guided tour of the HPO by Claire Lockwood, deputy head of department. Andy visited the various workshops and design spaces in the building and also met fashion student Marika Fujita whose work is up for a national award. Head of department Sally Wade was also interviewed by Howie Pressman for their drivetime show.

You can listen to Andy's walking tour of the building here, from 1 hr 39 minutes. You can hear Sally Wade talking to Howie from 1 hr 40 on this link. Finally, you can listen to Andy interviewing Marika and fashion technician Ali Shankland from 1 hr 37 here.

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