Photographs: before and after

‘Solastalgia’ is a little-used word, but many Sheffield people know it’s meaning: ‘The pain arising from seeing a loved landscape changed irrevocably around you.’  If you have images you would like to share then please send them to

Withens Avenue, Hillsborough

Hollythorpe Road, Norton Lees

This lovely ash tree was entered in the Great Trees of Sheffield 2017 competition – sadly it has now been felled. Photo: Jo Stefanski

Rustlings Road, Hunter’s Bar



Abbeyfield Road, Pitsmoor

Edmund Road, near Bramhall Lane

Humphrey Road, Greenhill

Lees Hall Road, Norton Lees

The changed view from a front room

Cemetery Avenue, Hillsborough

cemetery avenue 2008

cemetery avenue 2015

Hawksley Avenue, Hillsborough

hawksley avenue, hillsborough

Vainor Road, Wadsley


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