English Tourism Week: Some of the loveliest villages you can visit that are close to Sheffield

Sheffield is one of the UK’s biggest cities but one of its main advantages is its proximity to the Peak District and surrounding countryside.

The rural areas around the Steel City are full of pretty villages – perfect for anyone seeking a retreat from the hectic daily grind.

As Friday, March 17, marked the launch of English Tourism Week – an annual campaign to celebrate the country’s best tourist attractions and hidden gems – here we have compiled a list of some of the best villages you can visit that are close to Sheffield.