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New 30 year lease for community run leisure centre

The current lease, which started in 2015 is for 25 years but if the decision to ...

Ponderosa

£380,000 pretty green for parks

More than 800 parks and green spaces across the city are maintained by Sheffield ...

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Sheffield celebrates proud LGBT+ history

As people across the country celebrate LGBT History Month, Sheffield takes a loo ...

West Bar Square development

Urbo and Peveril Securities work with Sheffield City Council to drive forward regeneration

Urbo (West Bar) Ltd, a joint venture between Urbo and Peveril Securities, the de ...

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Landlord prosecuted and fined for evicting tenant

A private landlord who illegally evicted his tenant has been ordered by the cour ...

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Thousands of young people join Sheffield Children's University

Sheffield Children’s University (CU) gained 3,000 new students last year as over ...

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How Baby Shark brought a foster family together at Christmas

“Shark!” cries foster toddler, and off we go with the actions for the world’s mo ...

Howard Street dual

Sheffield celebrates city’s great outdoors with month long festival

Sheffield will showcase the strength and breadth of its outdoor communities with ...

Defibrillator at Olive Grove

Fundraiser secures life-saving equipment at Streets Ahead

A heart-warming moment involving a Streets Ahead employee has led to the install ...

Tramlines Festival

Tramlines Festival reveals phase 1 line up

Sheffield’s biggest ever part, Tramlines Festival, has announced the first wave ...

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Big changes in Sheffield as £10m schemes get under way 

People walking through the Castlegate and Fitzalan Square areas of Sheffield wil ...

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Sheffield leading the way on LGBT+ Domestic Abuse services

Sheffield is one of only six cities in the country that is creating better suppo ...

Council tackles ninth austerity budget

Council tackles ninth austerity budget

The authority has identified another £30 million worth of savings to be made ove ...

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Sheffield will host Rugby League World Cup in 2021 

Following a successful bid from Sheffield City Council and partners, Sheffield h ...

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Candlelit vigil held for Holocaust Memorial Day

This year Holocaust Memorial Day commemorations focus on the theme 'Torn From Ho ...

Moving interviews recall Mi Amigo crash

Moving interviews recall Mi Amigo crash

Sheffield City Council has released moving interviews with two fresh eye witness ...

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Sheffield celebrates Rugby League World Cup 2021 host city status

Eco-aware school children say no to litter

Eco-aware school children say no to litter

 Young, budding environmentalists have been picking up litter from around t ...

Working together for improved outcomes for special needs children

Working together for improved outcomes for special needs children

This follows the recent Local Area Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (S ...

Major US Investor chooses Heart of the City II for significant UK residential

Major US Investor chooses Heart of the City II for significant UK residential

The mixed-use Heart of the City II development, designed to transform Sheffield ...

Hanover Tower residents welcome their new cladding

Hanover Tower residents welcome their new cladding

 Hanover Tower residents are now seeing the first sheets of new, safe repla ...

Sheffield to host the Team UK Invictus Games Trials

Sheffield to host the Team UK Invictus Games Trials

The first ever national games for wounded, injured and sick veterans and personn ...

Football facilities in Darnall saved from closure

Football facilities in Darnall saved from closure

Football facilities in Darnall have been saved from the threat of closure, as th ...

Purple patch continues for city’s night out credentials

Purple patch continues for city’s night out credentials

Purple Flag, first given to Sheffield in 2012, is a town and city centre award w ...

Bin and gone – the secret life of Sheffield’s litter

Bin and gone – the secret life of Sheffield’s litter

We all have dreams of a litter-free city.It remains an alarming fact that every ...

"You’re still exercising, but it flattens the hills"

"You’re still exercising, but it flattens the hills"

Cycling in Sheffield? “Not until the day you get rid of these hills,” was what m ...

Two more Sheffield youngsters join Streets Ahead on award-winning scheme

Two more Sheffield youngsters join Streets Ahead on award-winning scheme

An award-winning training programme which supports young people with additional ...

Best Bar None celebrates ten year anniversary

Best Bar None celebrates ten year anniversary

People on a night out will be asked to #LoveSheffieldNights in celebration of 10 ...

Landlords held to account over licence applications

Landlords held to account over licence applications

Landlords that haven’t applied for a licence to rent out their properties are no ...

Under The Stars present All Our Bands

Under The Stars present All Our Bands

‘All Our Bands’ will showcase original musical performances from up to 50 artist ...

Parkrun total almost at 2,000

Parkrun total almost at 2,000

One of the UK’s largest parkruns broke its attendance record on Saturday when 86 ...

School children plant hundreds of new trees in Sheffield

School children plant hundreds of new trees in Sheffield

Sheffield’s new 15-year trees and woodlands strategy was approved last November, ...

Sheffield Council slams government clean air strategy

Sheffield Council slams government clean air strategy

The Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs has launched its much-del ...

Prince's Trust programme starting in Sheffield

Prince's Trust programme starting in Sheffield

South Yorkshire Fire & Rescue and South Yorkshire Police have teamed up with ...

Inspection work gets under way to retain Sheffield’s street trees

Inspection work gets under way to retain Sheffield’s street trees

 Work to retain dozens of street trees in Sheffield, which were previously ...

Sheffield's Festive footfall reaches three year high

Sheffield's Festive footfall reaches three year high

With experts predicting the steepest decline in December’s high street footfall ...

Investment plans for Sheffield neighbourhoods

Investment plans for Sheffield neighbourhoods

Plans have been published as part of the council’s annual review of the Housing ...

Fraudster local gardener weeded out in court

Fraudster local gardener weeded out in court

A local gardener and handyman has been sentenced to 20 months in jail, suspended ...

Graves Health & Sports Centre storm Yorkshire LTA Awards

Graves Health & Sports Centre storm Yorkshire LTA Awards

Graves Health & Sports Centre, managed by Places Leisure on behalf of Sheffi ...

Happy 80th Birthday John Burkhill

Happy 80th Birthday John Burkhill

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Profits and health must go hand in hand for economic success

Profits and health must go hand in hand for economic success

Greg Fell says there is a close relationship between a healthy population and a ...

Happy 80th birthday to the man with the pram

Happy 80th birthday to the man with the pram

John is one of Sheffield's most famous local heroes - known throughout the city ...

Let’s work together to get historic heritage buildings off our list

Let’s work together to get historic heritage buildings off our list

“Let’s work together to get these listed buildings off our buildings at risk lis ...

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A new approach to Sheffield's street trees

Following further talks between Sheffield City Council, Amey and representatives ...

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100,000 trees to be planted as part of trees and woodlands strategy

Sheffield is one of the greenest and most wooded cities in Europe and the greene ...

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Statement on today's talks with STAG

Joint statement from Councillor Lewis Dagnall, Cabinet Member for Environment an ...

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Statement on Sheffield war memorial trees

Councillor Lewis Dagnall, Cabinet Member for Environment and Streetscene, said:" ...

2 people dig a hole to plant a tree

100 war memorial trees to mark First World War centenary

The first of 100 war memorial trees has been planted in Weston Park as part of t ...

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The elm tree and the butterfly

The story of the elm and the butterfly began 120 years ago, when planners of Sheffield’s affluent suburbs chose a popular ‘Huntingdon’ elm hybrid for the junction of Chelsea and Union Roads in Nether Edge.

Cabinet Member Lewis Dagnall

New cabinet member listens to views on street tree replacement

17 May 2018 The new cabinet member responsible for the environment and street sc ...

Gates open up new possibilities for Parson Cross

Gates open up new possibilities for Parson Cross

Parson Cross, which has recently featured in the hit West End/Sheffield producti ...

Sheffield Town Hall

Statement from Sheffield City Council - Tree Replacement Works

23 February 2018Statement from Sheffield City Council“We welcome todays statemen ...

Elm leaf

Safety work on elm tree to go ahead

21 February 2018 An elm tree in Nether Edge, which is showing signs of decay, wi ...

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New trees take root on Sheffield highways

10 January 2018 More than 1,200 young trees will take root along Sheffield’s str ...

Sheffield town hall

Council to replace 41 memorial trees and plant 300 more

13 December 2017     Sheffield City Council has today decided that, for the firs ...

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8, 000 new trees to be planted this year in Sheffield

13 November 2017 The first trees have been planted to mark the start of  the cit ...

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Council responds to further questions on its street tree replacement programme

5 October 2017 Five years on from the start of the Streets Ahead contract and qu ...

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Residents of Sheffield to decide where to plant tree memorials to honour war veterans

15 September 2017   Sheffield City Council has announced it is planting 300 memo ...

Poplar sapling

Project brings rare black poplar tree back to Sheffield

21 August 2017   A project is underway to bring one of the UK’s rarest native tr ...

Court grants injunctions against those trespassing around tree works

15 August 2017 A High Court judge today ruled that the Council had been successf ...

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Council confirms legal position on street tree replacement programme

Sheffield City Council is seeking injunctions in the High Court on July 26-28 ag ...

Independent Tree Panel work complete

10 July 2017 Following the completion of all their work, Sheffield City Council ...

Our plans for street tree replacement on Rivelin Valley Road

Tree works are commencing on Rivelin Valley Road as part of the Streets Ahead st ...

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Streets Ahead ensures street tree species diversity for years to come

3 July 2017 Sheffield streets are home to an increasingly varied street tree sto ...

People planting trees

More than 8,600 trees planted by community forestry team

19 June 2017 Volunteers donated their time over the last tree planting season to ...

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Council busts further myths on its street tree replacement programme

10th April 2017 The Streets Ahead programme is all about improving the city’s ro ...

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Trees breathe new life into urban green space

29 March 2017 Students from Al-Huda Academy, along with staff from the English I ...

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Council releases summary of household survey data on street tree proposals

24 March 2017 At the beginning of 2017, Sheffield City Council made a series of ...

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Council sets the record straight on street trees myths

01 February 2017 Streets Ahead is today setting the record straight on a number ...

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Street trees in Sheffield: Commitment to work better with residents to get the job done

19 January 2017 Sheffield City Council is today announcing a series of commitmen ...

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Major new tree planting project gets underway

13 January 2017 Around 8,000 trees are set to be planted at different sites acro ...

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Consultation extended on Sheffield's Draft Trees and Woodlands Strategy

30 November 2016 Sheffield's draft trees and woodlands strategy will help us pla ...

Rustlings Road Trees

25 November 2016 Councillor Bryan Lodge, Cabinet Member for Environment at Sheff ...

Rustlings Road trees

17 November 2016 Cllr Bryan Lodge, Cabinet Member for the Environment, said,“For ...

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Trees and Woodlands Strategy: The big black poplar of Beaver Hill

Down in the dip on Beaver Hill Road in Handsworth, stands the towering figure of ...

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Trees and Woodlands Strategy: Woodland adventures on Wincobank Hill

Thursday 10 November 2016   Climbing to the top of Wincobank Hill in Sheffield i ...

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Trees & Woodlands Strategy: Here we go round the mulberry bush

Friday 4 November   Could this black mulberry tree in Handsworth be the oldest o ...

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VIDEO: Managing Sheffield's Trees and Woodlands - have your say

Sheffield is one of the greenest cities in Europe, with four trees for every per ...

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Sheffield residents invited to have their say on new trees and woodlands strategy

Friday 30 September 2016 The Iron-Man stands in Sheffield’s Bowden Houstead Wood ...

Trees oral hearing decision

27th July 2016Cllr Bryan Lodge, Cabinet Member for the Environment, said: “Once ...

Councillor Isobel Bowler (1964 – 2016)

Councillor Isobel Bowler (1964 – 2016)

15 July 2016We wanted to pay tribute to Councillor Isobel Bowler on the day of h ...

Councillor Isobel Bowler

Councillor Isobel Bowler

30 June 2016Councillor Julie Dore, Leader of Sheffield City Council, said: “All ...

Local result for the EU Referendum

A referendum was held on Thursday 23 June 2016 to decide on the below question:S ...

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Tree injunction decision

17 June 2016Cllr Bryan Lodge, Cabinet Member for the Environment, said: “We are ...

Retention of 12 trees to be explored

16 June 2016The Streets Ahead team is set to carry out further work to establish ...

Happiness blossoms for fruit tree winners

27 May 2016   It’s been a fruitful time for lucky residents who won free fruit t ...

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Streets Ahead tree replacement programme resumes

16 May 2016Sheffield’s street tree replacement programme is set to resume follow ...

New Council Cabinet confirmed

We can confirm the new Cabinet:Leader Julie DoreBusiness and Economy (Deputy Lea ...

RESULT: West Ecclesfield Ward

Name of candidateParty VotesATKINSON Grace MargaretThe Conservative Party Candid ...

RESULT: Stocksbridge and Upper Don

Name of candidatePartyVotesCLARKSON JackUK Independence Party (UKIP) 2097CONDLIF ...

RESULT: Crookes & Crosspool Ward

Name of candidatePartyVotesBROWNHILL Elizabeth MaryUK Independence Party (UKIP)  ...

RESULT: Nether Edge & Sharrow Ward

Name of candidatePartyVotesAKTHER NasimaLabour Party 2850ALI ShahidLiberal Democ ...

RESULT: Police and Crime Commissioner

Name of CandidateDescriptionVotesALLEN David StewartEnglish Democrats –“More Pol ...

RESULT: Burngreave Ward

Name of candidatePartyVotesARSHAD MobeenGreen Party 506BHANDARI AshishUK Indepen ...

RESULT: Ecclesall Ward

Name of candidatePartyVotesBARNSLEY RogerConservative Party Candidate 791CHAPMAN ...

RESULT: East Ecclesfield Ward

Name of candidatePartyVotesALLCROFT Adam JamesConservative Party Candidate 506AN ...

RESULT: Shiregreen & Brightside Ward

Name of candidatePartyVotesCHADBOURN Deborah JaneGreen Party 275COLTON DavidCons ...

RESULT: Beighton Ward

Name of candidatePartyVotesCLAYTON Shirley DianeThe Conservative Party Candidate ...

RESULT: Walkley Ward

Name of candidatePartyVotesBENJAMIN Avram Misha WarrenTrade Unionist and Sociali ...

RESULT: Southey Ward

Name of candidatePartyVotesANDREWS Adele PaulaUK Independence Party (UKIP) 1173B ...