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“The people of Sheffield deserve more”: Council leader’s statement on latest cuts to bus services

Cllr Terry Fox has made a statement following the announcement further bus cuts are to hit Sheffield and South Yorkshire from this week.

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Options to be explored for future of Rose Garden Café in Graves Park

Discussions are underway to explore options for the future of the Rose Garden Café in Graves Park after it had to close due to safety reasons with immediate effect last week.

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New Sheffield Connect city centre bus service

A new bus service connecting 12 stops in and around Sheffield City Centre has launched today, providing residents and visitors the opportunity to hop onto the bus from the train, tram or other bus services.

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VIDEO: Get involved in your council

Today the Council publishes its new explainer video to remind Sheffielders of all the ways they can get involved in their local democracy.

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Celebrate Lionesses’ final showdown at Devonshire ‘Screen’

Sheffield will go all the way with England’s Lionesses on their UEFA Women’s EUR ...

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Milestone for Castlegate regeneration as geoarchaeological work begins

The next major phase in Sheffield City Council’s plans to regenerate the historic area of Castlegate gets underway this week as essential geoarchaeological work begins.

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Council to trial food waste recycling collections

Sheffield City Council and Veolia will begin the city’s first ever food waste recycling trial this summer.

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Sheffield parks receive international mark of quality

Green Flag Awards are an international mark of quality for well managed parks and green spaces all over the world. In Sheffield, 16 of our parks have received this honour, which means they meet the criteria for being safe, welcoming, well maintained and well managed.

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Statement on Sheffield's ambition to host Eurovision 2023

Following the BBC’s announcement that Eurovision 2023 will be held in the UK, Sheffield will be entering a bid to become the host city.

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Sheffield’s biggest WEURO2022 party as Lionesses head to Semi-Final at Bramall Lane

Big screen at Devonshire Green and extended Fan Party to celebrate England's Lionesses making it to the the first UEFA Women's EURO 2022 semi-final, at Bramall Lane on Tuesday 26 July!

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New ‘All Wheels’ Hillsborough Pump Track Completed

The brand-new Hillsborough Pump Track has now been fully completed at Hillsborough Park.

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The Fringe at Tramlines - Outdoor stages and Sheffield venues alive with music over the weekend

Your free music weekender - The Fringe at Tramlines - is back with a jam-packed line-up of talent at Devonshire Green, the Peace Gardens and venues across the city!

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Alpaca Trekking: New to Graves Park Animal Farm

A brand-new Alpaca Trekking experience along a scenic woodland trail will soon be available to visitors of Graves Park Animal Farm in Sheffield.

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Doncaster Sheffield Airport: Joint statement from South Yorkshire leaders

Leaders from across South Yorkshire have released a joint statement regarding the future of Doncaster Sheffield airport.

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Supporting people who sleep rough in hot weather

The council is working proactively alongside partner agencies to safeguard individuals who rough sleep during the extreme hot weather. 

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Streets Ahead get ready for city’s biggest festival

Streets Ahead will be working around the clock to keep Sheffield clean and tidy throughout the Tramlines festival.

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32,000 children to receive food supplement vouchers this summer

Families with children that are eligible for benefit related free school meals will receive a free £50 voucher to help with the cost of food over the summer holidays.

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Bin collections will be earlier next Monday and Tuesday due to heatwave

Waste and recycling collections in Sheffield will be taking place earlier than usual, to avoid the hottest time of the day.

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Sheffield shines during UEFA Women's EURO 2022

Sheffield is only halfway into its UEFA Women's EURO 2022 journey and already the city has set a new record, welcomed thousands of international visitors and witnessed unbelievable scenes from Fan Walks to the stadium.

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Race Equality Commission final report instructs Sheffield organisations to actively fight racism

The Race Equality Commission (REC) final report, released 14 July, has urged key organisations in Sheffield to come together to create a city which actively fights racism.

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Sheffield School to benefit from £1bn redevelopment scheme

Together with Brunswick Primary School, we are celebrating the announcement that a bid to the Department for Education’s school rebuilding programme has been successful.

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Council leaders respond to the final Race Equality Commission report

The Leader and Chief Executive of Sheffield City Council have released responses to the publication of the final Race Equality Commission report today.

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Sheffield reroofing project leading the way in bat protection

In one of the biggest projects of its kind, Sheffield City Council is working with the Avonside Group to renew the roofs on more than 7,000 council homes, improving insulation, installing new roof tiles, and ensuring the roofs are fit for the future.

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Tek it ome this summer

We've teamed up with artist, Luke Horton to encourage people visiting our gorgeous parks and green spaces to take their litter home.

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Fargate shipping container park continues to develop

Sheffield City Council and Yorkshire Water have agreed an approach that will see a shipping container attraction installed on Fargate.

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Double celebration to mark Grey to Green flourishing in Castlegate and the Anti-Apartheid Movement

An opening ceremony for the completion of the latest phase of Grey to Green project on Angel St will be held on Saturday 16th July with live music starting at midday in a joint celebration as the city commemorates its support of the Anti-Apartheid Movement.

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Coming to Sheffield: Watch the Birmingham 2022 Queen’s Baton Relay

An inspiring group of Batonbearers are taking part in the Queen’s Baton Relay when it visits Sheffield on Tuesday 12 July, in celebration of the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games.

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Forklift accident leads to health and safety prosecution

Charges have been brought against Alfie Salad Veg Express Ltd and the co-director for breaches of the Health and Safety at Work etc Act 1974

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Digital Innovation Grant re-opens for applications

Businesses across South Yorkshire are invited to apply for grant funding designed to help companies in the region embrace new forms of digital technology and drive growth.

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100 days to go until record-breaking Rugby League World Cup begins

It's just 100 days to go until the Rugby League World Cup kicks off in England, and Sheffield has 9 exciting fixtures to look forward to!

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Discretionary Energy Rebate scheme now open

The Discretionary Energy Rebate scheme has opened for applications today to households which do not get Council Tax bills but pay for their energy.

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City leaders to come together to own Race Equality Commission report

Leaders of key organisations across Sheffield are to come together for the launch of the Race Equality Commission report.

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UEFA Women's EURO 2022 - Fan Walk road closures

As fans take part in their Fan Walk from Devonshire Green to the stadium, some road closures will be in place to support a safe journey to Bramall Lane. Disruption will be kept to a minimum, with roads reopening once the Fan Walk has safely passed by.

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A statement on the cuts to South Yorkshire's bus services

A statement from Council Leader Terry Fox on the cuts to South Yorkshire's bus services.

A crowd engage the entertainment at Fringe at Tramlines in the Peace Gardens

The Fringe at Tramlines returns in full force for 2022

Supported by Sheffield BID, The Fringe at Tramlines promises a packed weekend of entertainment including free outdoor stages at Devonshire Green and the Peace Gardens.

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Committee's decision on Chief Executive

The cross-party committee that has been considering the actions of the Chief Executive of Sheffield City Council, Kate Josephs, has concluded its work.

Sheffield: Your University Campaign

New campaign to help people outside Sheffield discover the city’s uniqueness

The campaign aims to show prospective students what our city has to offer.

Girls playing football wearing UEFA Women's EURO 2022 bibs in the Peace Gardens in Sheffield

Get set for a festival of football this summer

UEFA Women’s EURO 2022 unveils Fan Festival schedule taking place in Sheffield and each Host City. UEFA Women’s EURO 2022 has announced Fan Festivals will be popping up across E ...

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Grants of up to £12,499 available to support businesses to increase productivity

Contact Business Sheffield to find out more on how to apply today.

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Changes agreed for homecare services

Home care services are changing in Sheffield to provide services that better suit the needs of those who receive care in their own home. The services will focus on the best way that care can be delivered for every individual. People receiving care will have more choice about how their services are delivered and to talk about the things that really matter to them. We know that people receiving care want fewer carers and instead ones who they know and trust, and more control over their care. Carers will have more flexibility and control over how they deliver their services too.

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Taking action to keep our nights out safe

We all want to feel and be safe when we are out an about in bars, clubs, restaurants, and venues and in Sheffield we're doing all we can to make sure that this is the case. Our city is one of the safest cities in the UK, but we still need to take action to raise awareness about ways to stay safe. Sheffield’s Anti-Spiking Partnership, set up in December 2021 in response to the rise in spiking reports, is taking practical action. 

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Summer season of arts and heritage kicks off to celebrate the UEFA Women’s EURO 2022

The exciting UEFA Women's EURO arts and heritage programme has now been announced across host cities.

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20mph speed limits to be introduced in more Sheffield neighbourhoods

Crosspool and Woodseats will see new speed limits introduced this year. 

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Covid memorial: Gathering ‘Stories from the Pandemic’

Sheffield is creating unique, long-lasting, and creative memorials as a tribute to those who have died from Covid, those who have lost loved ones and those who have been affected by the pandemic. Our city, like those around the world, has been deeply affected by the impact of Covid-19, and in Sheffield we want to pay a meaningful tribute to those who have lost their lives, those who have worked above and beyond to keep people as safe as possible and those who have been affected by Covid.

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Sheffield prepares to celebrate Queen's Platinum Jubilee

Sheffield is preparing its celebrations for the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee. The year-long Platinum Jubilee celebration in the United Kingdom, the Commonwealth and around the world is seeing communities come together to celebrate the Queen’s 70 years of service.

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Active Neighbourhoods taking shape in Crookes and Nether Edge

The six month trials will reduce traffic and promote cycling and walking. 

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Community events back and better than ever in Sheffield

Sheffield’s exciting events calendar is back in full swing, with the city’s free community events attracting record numbers and showcasing the best in family entertainment.

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Leader’s statement on Kate Josephs

Statement from Leader of Sheffield City Council, Cllr Terry Fox, in response to the Sue Gray report.

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Fund set up to aid those suffering in cost-of-living crisis in Sheffield

A fund has been set up to help those in Sheffield most affected by the rising cost-of-living and is welcoming donations from individuals or organisations who would like to support this work.

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Watch: Highlights from UEFA Women's EURO 2022 celebration roadshow

Highlights from UEFA Women's EURO 2022 celebration roadshow in the Peace Gardens.

WEURO roadshow event in Sheffield Peace Gardens

UEFA Women’s EURO 2022 set to deliver £54 million in economic activity to the nine Host Cities

The FA and UEFA have today released the UEFA Women’s EURO 2022 Pre-tournament Impact Report, confirming it’s on track to be the biggest women’s European sport event in history, putting millions in to host cities' economy and leaving a lasting legacy that will make a difference to communities for generations.

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Sheffield delegation showcases an exciting time for our city at UKREiiF

Acting CEO Eugene Walker and Director of City Futures, Kate Martin were among the representatives for Team Sheffield. 

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Labour, Greens and the Liberal Democrats agree collaborative way forward

Labour, Greens and the Liberal Democrats have today set out a collaborative and politically proportionate approach on how to run the council. Labour’s Cllr Terry Fox will continue as Leader of the Council and Cllr Julie Grocutt will be the Deputy Leader. This will be the first council leadership under the new committee system following last year’s referendum.

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Sioned-Mair Richards becomes the new Right Worshipful Lord Mayor of Sheffield

“If you are among those people making Sheffield the brilliant place that we’re proud to call home, then I can’t wait to meet you.” These are the words of Sioned-Mair Richards, who has today been voted in as the new the Right Worshipful the Lord Mayor of Sheffield and inaugurated at Sheffield City Council’s Annual General Meeting held at Sheffield Town Hall today (18/05/2022).

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Sheffield to kick-off UEFA Women’s EURO 2022 Roadshow Celebrations

This Saturday we're kicking off the nationwide UEFA Women's EURO 2022 celebration roadshows - and welcoming Football Focus, with Alex Scott, for a live broadcast straight from the Peace Gardens! Come and join us for some free football fever 11am-5pm.

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Call for projects to transform empty units on high street

Expressions of Interest must be submitted by 22nd May. 

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Council Tax Energy Rebate roll out to begin this month

Sheffield City Council will begin to roll out the Council Tax Energy Rebate Scheme this month to around 215,000 households in the city.

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Council employees to get five days extra leave to help with fostering a child

A new policy announced by SCC entitles employees who are registered foster carers up to five days extra paid leave to help with fostering responsibilities.

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Sheffield recognised as a Tree City of the World

Sheffield has received Tree Cities of the World recognition, bringing a wealth of benefits to local communities, now and into the future.

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Birmingham 2022 Queen’s Baton Relay to visit Sheffield as full England route revealed

The Queen's Baton Relay will visit Sheffield during its 25 day tour of England in the run up to the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games.

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Family fun May Fayre makes a welcome return to Sheffield

Weston Park May Fayre is back on Sunday 22 May - bringing lots of fun for all the family. It's free, and will be on from 11am-5pm, see you there.

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Council inviting proposals to transform former John Lewis site

The Barker's Pool Building occupies a key site in the city centre. 

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Winter maintenance periods ends for Streets Ahead

After another busy winter period, the council’s highways contractor will soon close the doors on the salt domes for another year.

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Roadworks continue on Sheffield Parkway

A series of partial lane closures on the Sheffield and Mosborough Parkways will continue throughout May as part of the Streets Ahead highway maintenance contract.

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Digital Innovation Grant scheme re-opens

Apply for funding now

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HMS Sheffield 40th Anniversary service and parade

As National remembrance takes place across the country, Sheffield will come together on Sunday 1 May to mark the 40th Anniversary of HMS Sheffield with a commemorative service and parade.

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Natural flood management work begins in Limb Brook Valley

Work has started on implementing a series of natural flood management measures in the Limb Brook Valley to help protect Sheffield and the region against future flooding.

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National roadshow celebrating UEFA Women’s EURO 2022 set to kick off in Sheffield as tournament excitement builds

Next month will see the launch of the national roadshow celebrating UEFA Women’s EURO 2022, with Sheffield kicking things off on 21 May in the Peace Gardens. Think football, music, entertainment, legends, family fun and much more...

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Lord Mayor and friends skydive for charity

The Lord Mayor, Gail Smith, will be skydiving out of a plane at an altitude of 15,000 feet in aid of her 3 chosen charities today. The Lord Mayor, her volunteers, friends and family are taking part in a skydive to raise money for The Sheffield Teaching Hospital Trust, The Salvation Army and Friends of Hi5s, the Lord Mayor’s own charity for young people with Learning Disabilities.

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Primary School Admissions 2022: almost 93% of pupils secure first preference

School admission outcomes for primary school entry September 2022.