One Direction mania sweeps Sheffield as highly-anticipated gig finally comes to the city - VIDEO

FREEZING temperatures couldn’t deter loyal ‘One Direction’ fans who waited for hours outside Sheffield City Hall to catch a glimpse of the famous five ahead of their sell-out gig tonight.

Ticket-holding fans, and some that hadn’t been so lucky, began gathering at the venue’s stage door early this afternoon, desperate to get autographs and photos with the teen heart throbs.

One Direction fans waited all afternoon outside Sheffield City Hall, hoping for just a glimpse of the famous five

One Direction fans waited all afternoon outside Sheffield City Hall, hoping for just a glimpse of the famous five

Read The Star tomorrow for a full report.