The Turner Museum of Glass is tucked away on the Sheffield University campus.

10 interesting facts about The University of Sheffield that you likely never knew

Founded by the merger of three colleges in 1905, The University of Sheffield has a fascinating and well-publicised history of discoveries, academic achievements and famous alumni.

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But the place has many aspects that are less well known.

From hidden artworks and the existence of a secret museum to a surprise gig by a pioneering band and unusual research into a contraceptive for squirrels, here are 10 interesting facts about one of the city's most important institutions.

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