Watch the video Sheffield hopes will bring Channel 4 to the city

This is the video which council bosses hope will bring broadcaster Channel 4 to Sheffield.

Saturday, 12th May 2018, 1:15 pm
Updated Saturday, 12th May 2018, 1:51 pm
Supporters of the bid at a launch event yesterday. Picture: Steve Ellis.

The city formally declared its intentions at a launch event yesterday as politicians submitted the bid to the broadcaster and revealed both Park Hill flats or the city's 'digital campus' as potential new homes for the national broadcaster.

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"Sheffield is coming together with the creative and digital industries to show Channel 4 what the city has to offer," said Councillor Mazher Iqbal, cabinet member for business and investment on Sheffield City Council.

Supporters of the bid at a launch event yesterday. Picture: Steve Ellis.

"We’re saying to Channel 4 if you were a city you would be Sheffield. The city’s creative industries quarter is going from strength to strength - it’s just buzzing with activity. This isn’t just about the here and now - it’s about the future."