Sheffield city centre on March 23 2021, exactly one year on from the Prime Minister announcing the first Coronavrirus Lockdown. Picture: Scott Merrylees

Sheffield’s year of lockdown in pictures

Today, March 23, marks the one year anniversary of the start of the first lockdown – and here are some of the biggest moments from across the city over the last 365 days.

Tuesday, 23rd March 2021, 3:48 pm
Updated Tuesday, 23rd March 2021, 4:25 pm

Prime Minister Boris Johnson announced that the UK would go in to lockdown on March 23 2020.

One year, three lockdowns, four tiers, and a rule of six later, restrictions are only just starting to ease.

But, with the first dose vaccine rollout reaching 28 million people across the country, and summer round the corner, things are starting to look up.

From Clap for Carers, to Sheffield’s-own ‘Captain’ Tobias raising over £150,000, via Eat Out to Help Out and panic buying fusilli, here are some of the biggest memories from across Sheffield over the past year in lockdown:

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