Books based in this county:

Authors associated with this county 

Authors who are associated with this county (born or lived here) or who have based their books here.

Joanne Harris

Margaret Drabble

Gervase Phinn

Barry Hines

Ian McMillan

Marina Lewycka 

Local directory

Find your perfect cuppa or indulge your sweet cravings by choosing one of these great local companies.

Places to eat and drink

The Victorian Tea Rooms

12 The Arcade


S70 2QN

The Countess Tea Room

Park Ave, Wortley


S35 7DB

Twisted Teapot - Tea Parlour

243 Park Rd


S70 1QW

Potteries Tea Room

20 Church St



S64 8QA

Butler's Tea Room



Kingfisher Tearooms

Potteric Carr Nature Reserve

South Yorkshire


Heaven is Homemade Tea Room

18 The Pastures



S26 1JH

Memory Lane Tearooms Woodhouse

1 Market St


S13 7PD

South Yorkshire

South Yorkshire is a populous area in the north of England. With the the 'backbone of England' Pennine range and areas of valleys and lowlands, this country has a varied geography. Sheffield is a major UK city with culture, history (think Sheffield steel), and the arts. 

Places to visit


Abbeydale Industrial Hamlet, Graves Art Gallery, Kelham Island Museum, Sheffield Botanical Gardens, Sheffield cathedral, Yorkshire Wildlife Park, Brodsworth Hall and Gardens, Rother Valley Country Park.

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