Local BBC Radio stations and McFly call to join The Big Bubble Singalong
Local BBC Radio stations and McFly call for Covid-safe bubbles to join in The Big Bubble Singalong for this year’s BBC Children in Need Appeal
Local BBC Radio stations and McFly call for Covid-safe bubbles to join in The Big Bubble Singalong for this year’s BBC Children in Need Appeal
The letter providing parents with details of how to access free school meal vouchers has been sent however, some families have experienced issues with redeeming their vouchers via the weblink supplied to them and we apologise for any distress this may have caused. If anyone is experiencing problems with accessing the Edenred website link please use the following link to redeem your e-code https://www.selectyourcompliment.co.uk/
We are thanking businesses across the city for their efforts in helping to tackle the spread of Covid-19 by continuing to follow Government regulations.
With Sheffield now in Tier 3 ‘Very High’ alert category it may seem like finding fun and covid-safe things to do is difficult, but Sheffield is packed with plenty you can still get involved in.
Information officers employed by Sheffield City Council are carrying out visits to businesses in Crystal Peaks, Hillsborough and London Road to offer advice and guidance on operating safely under Covid-19 regulations.
On Sunday 1st November, Sheffield’s five Household Waste Recycling Centres will change to their winter opening hours
The application for the Local Restriction Business Support Grant is now live. If your business was trading as usual but ...
Sheffield City Council is introducing a 4th Local Testing Centre in Upperthorpe to enable more people to get tested in our effort to combat the spread of the virus in our city.
The ‘iconic’ Sheffield City Trust-operated venue opened its doors after receiving financial backing from Sheffield City Council earlier this month.
A decision to insource our catering service once the current contract with external provider Argent expires has been made in a bid to save jobs.
Due to the impact of the Coronavirus on staffing levels, all green bin (garden waste) collections are suspended until further notice.
We have pledged to support thousands of children and young people with free scho ...
Payments of £500 will be available for Sheffield residents who have been notified by NHS Test and Trace to self-isolate, providing that their period of self isolation started on or after 28th September 2020
Sheffield’s Business Response Group have launched a new Business Recovery Plan that brings together civic, city and business leaders to address the impact of Covid-19 on Sheffield’s businesses and jobs.
With a year to go until the Rugby League World Cup 2021 comes to Sheffield, the public ticket ballot opened today until 16 November, enter now to be in with a chance of getting your hands on tickets.
Pictures paint a thousand words and with the announcement that Sheffield City Archives is open again for 'order and view' and that Picture Sheffield has just uploaded it's 100,000 image, there's a lot of Sheffield's history to access and enjoy.
Sheffield City Council has pledged to support thousands of children and young people with free school meals during the half-term week.
Sadly events over the autumn and winter season will not go ahead this year. Let's see how creative our communities can be in celebrating the seasons.
More information on restrictions for businesses as Sheffield moves to 'Very High' Covid-19 category.
Sheffield, along with Doncaster, Barnsley and Rotherham will move into the ‘Very High’ alert category from 00:01am on Saturday 24 October.
Sheffield has entered 'Very High' Covid-19 restrictions, which will have implications for many local businesses. Find out more about what new restrictions will be in place.
Fines have been issued to several takeaways in Sheffield for failing to adhere to Government restrictions.
Apology issued over handling of street tree complaint
13 parks and green spaces in Sheffield have been awarded the international quality mark, Green Flag, from Keep Britain Tidy. Sites are being lit up in green to celebrate this year's awards.
Sheffield City Council is set to come together with Rotherham, Barnsley and Doncaster councils to create a single regional adoption agency for South Yorkshire
We are pleased to announce the launch of the Community COVID-19 Response Fund.
New restrictions for Sheffield have been announced by the Government in a move to further prevent the spread of the virus across the city.
Inspire_SY has launched on social media platforms to share training, job and support opportunities from over 50 businesses and partner organisations in Sheffield.
Sheffield has been added to the 'High' category following the Government new three-tier scheme. We explain what restrictions are now in place for people in Sheffield.
New restrictions for Sheffield are expected to be announced by the Government in the coming days. The move is expected as Sheffield’s latest Covid-19 rate to 4th October shows a consistent rise as cases reaches more than 300 per 100,000 people in the population.
Local sports and community groups are celebrating the re-opening of the 3G pitch at Sheffield Olympic Legacy Park after a six-month Covid closure.
A new kerb lined with planters and a fully accessible, step-free pavement have been installed on Pinstone Street as works to upgrade temporary social distancing measures are completed.
We’ve been providing an Order and Collect service in a number of libraries since early August so that as many people as possible could borrow books and resources across the city. The correct Covid-19 measures are in place so that all libraries are as safe as possible. Every library building is slightly different and naturally the most important part of reopening has been about safety.
The Government has designated Sheffield as an area of ‘enhanced support’. Being named an area of ‘enhanced support’ means that Sheffield is now on the second rung of a three-step ladder on the Government's 'watchlist', and we are in line to receive extra support to help us reduce the number of cases in our city.
Throughout October the Household Waste Recycling Centres' autumn/winter opening hours have been extended to allow more people to visit and dispose of their waste safely.
More women and girls in Sheffield will take up sport and exercise after we were awarded £100,000 of Sport England’s This Girl Can funding.
Every year in October we celebrate Black History Month. This year we feel it is ...
Charlie Adan, our Interim Chief Executive will stand down next week at the Full Council meeting on Wednesday 7 October.
This week investigative work is taking place at the catacombs at Sheffield General Cemetery, as part of the ongoing National Lottery funded £3million project.
The Sheffield Race Equality Commission has appointed twenty-four commissioners to join its board and lead the city’s inquiry into the nature, extent and causes of racism, racial disparities and how to tackle them.
We are piloting an innovative stop smoking programme to help our staff quit this Stoptober. The programme involves free ...
Sheffield Chamber of Commerce, Sheffield Digital and the Sheffield Social Enterprise Network have joined up with Sheffield City Council, Sheffield Hallam University and other partners across the city to help smaller businesses, social enterprises and organisations get young people into work
A group of dedicated volunteers have big clean up at Kelham Island
A third local testing centre will shortly be opening in the city. Based at Gower Street Car Park in Burngreave, the new unit will be open from Wednesday 30 September.
To help control infection rate in Sheffield we are working with businesses across the city to make sure they are covid-secure and will be carrying out spot checks across a range of sectors.
The Sheffield Mobile Testing Centre currently based at Olympic Legacy Park is relocating to Milton Street Car Park in Broomhall. The site will be open at its new location on Tuesday 29 September.
We have written to care homes this week to update them on our current position in relation to Covid-19 and the care homes sector. We have assured them that we will be giving care h ...
Sheffield's Heart of the City II scheme moves forward as essential structural work begins on the historic Leah's Yard and further plans for Cambridge Street are approved.
Sheffield City Council has issued prohibition notices to four pubs and a takeaway in the city following breaches of COVID-19 rules over the weekend of 19th and 20th September.
An investigative report into why defective cladding was installed on the Hanover tower block in Broomhall has been published by Sheffield City Council.
Plans have been submitted to redesign the Gaumont Building in Sheffield city centre as part of the Council's Heart of the City II scheme. The proposal would see the building's current red steel frame replaced by a contemporary design with living walls.
Marioland Skate Plaza will open in Castlegate on Sautrday 19th September.
Changes have been made to Castlegate Festival 2020, with many events moving online in light of new social distancing rules.
Over the past year, Sheffield has been working to improve air quality, with many schemes including the proposed Clean Air Zone. Air pollution affects us all to some degree. Drivers are among those who can be most affected as they sit in traffic. These are the reasons why it’s important that in line with our legal obligations we deliver cleaner air in the shortest possible time.
Sheffield is known around the world for its musical and industrial heritage. However, its long-lost castle – which was once among the most powerful political and cultural centres in medieval England – deserves a place in the history books as well, according to archaeologists.
The NHS test and trace national booking system is reaching capacity. This is due to laboratory testing reaching national capacity on the day. If you have COVID-19 symptoms and you need to book a test, please continue to do so. However, you may experience a delay in being able to book a test using the national system. If you can’t get a test on the day, please try again later or try the next day. Please listen to the guidance you are provided at the point of arranging a booking. Testing remains a vital part in our fight against the spread of Covid-19 in our city and to help reduce the rate of people contracting the virus.
A statement has been made by our Director Public Health at Sheffield City Council, Greg Fell in relation to the news released from the Department of Health and Social Care that Sheffield is on the watchlist and as such has been designated as an ‘area of concern’. This news may have given rise to concern and we want to reassure the public of what this means for our city.
As part of International Foetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD) awareness day, Sheffield City Council is highlighting the effects of drinking alcohol whilst pregnant.
Find out which services will transfer when we end our contract with Sheffield Futures.
Local residents are being encouraged to look out for letters and canvass forms b ...
A new £250,000 bike park development to be installed in Hillsborough Park
Potential funding for voluntary, community and faith organisations who have helped others during the Covid-19 response.
Get involved in the Great British September Clean and help keep our city clean and tidy.
Online consultation events will start next week giving local people the opportunity to provide their views and feedback on what they would like to be included in the Sheffield Local Plan.
Next week, children in Sheffield will be going back to school, many for the first time since March. Sheffield City Counc ...
John Lewis & Partners has agreed a new 20 year lease until 2040, with plans to refurbish the shop.
A new Covid-19 local testing centre will be opening in Darnall next week, to make testing easier and more accessible in the city.
New modular homes come to Parson Cross in new scheme. The new housing could be the beginning of a series of modular homes available for affordable rent across the city.
Don't be taken in by hoax messages about schools testing children for Coronavirus.
Sheffield’s Covid-19 Prevention and Management Board held its first public briefing and Q&A session on Friday 28 August 2020.
A planning application for the latest round of Heart of the City II proposals ha ...
Why Ponds Forge International Sports Centre will not reopen yet.
Ticket prices have been revealed for the Rugby League World Cup 2021 and you can sign up to make sure you're notified when they go on sale later this year.
Sheffield City Council outlines the continued support being provided to care homes in the city.
The pavement at Broomhill shopping precinct is being widened to allow for social distancing and active travel.
The temporary cycle lane at Shalesmoor will be removed at the end of the month.
Bars and cafes in Sheffield benefit from free pavement seating scheme.
Fitness and football facilities run by Leisure United have reopened in Sheffield. Find out about new measures and booking.
*Updated 18 August 2020* More than 100 playgrounds are now open, and being cleaned and inspected on a regular basis. With the exception of Hillsborough Park, all remaining playgro ...
*Updated 18 August 2020* Toilets are now open at: Graves Park, Rose Garden Café ...
Work has begun to upgrade temporary changes to Pinstone Street, which is currently closed to traffic to help people maintain social distancing as they return to the city centre’s s ...
Following its temporary closure due to the Covid outbreak earlier this year, we ...
Sheffield Botanical Gardens, 5 - 6 September 20202 sessions per day, 10:30am – 1 ...
Public leisure facilities in Sheffield will start to welcome customers back through their doors as Sheffield City Counci ...
Sheffield City Council is excited to announce the appointment of its new Chief Executive (subject to formal endorsement at the Full Council meeting on 12 August).The post became va ...
Are you expecting your results? Make sure you check with your school how to coll ...
The benefits of the council’s Private Rented Solutions Scheme (PRS) which helps ...
State of the art football pitches at SGP Graves and SGP Thorncliffe will reopen ...
The city’s newly established Race Equality Commission is calling for submissions ...
Watch the latest message on face coverings from Director of Public Health at Sheffield City Council, Greg Fell above. Fa ...
Amey, on behalf of Sheffield City Council, will begin work this week on temporar ...
In line with Government guidance, events and leisure venues across the country a ...
Shirland Lane Canal Bridge in Attercliffe has re-opened after being closed for 8 ...
Sheffield City Council is celebrating World Breastfeeding Week, taking place fro ...
Greg Fell, Sheffield Director of Public Health is sending a letter to every household in Sheffield detailing the current guidelines. Look out for this letter about what we can all ...
BREAK Films and Scanner-Rhodes Productions are proud to announce the film line-u ...
Two of the Sheffield City Council’s contractors, Amey and Veolia, are being than ...
With residents now required to wear face coverings in shops, supermarkets and wh ...
Sheffield City Council will continue to offer further support to all care provid ...
Greg Fell, Director of Public Health for Sheffield's statement on lifting of Covid restrictions
“We’ve lived with this pandemic now for over 18 months, following guidelines and showing huge resilience and determination to overcome Covid. Today we learnt that these restrictions will come to an end on 19 July...
‘Take it steady’ – Sheffield health chief’s call as restrictions are lifted
As most restrictions on social contact are lifted today, Sheffield City Council’s Director of Public Health is urging people to take it steady and continue to look out for each other.
Latest update on Covid-19 testing units available to support local response
Testing is a vital part in our fight against the spread of Covid-19 and to help reduce the rate of people contracting the virus, your help is still needed as much as ever.
Demand for testing has increased so if a booking isn't immediately available please try again. Results are taking a little longer than usual to process so please contact 119 if your results have not been received after 48 hours.
Some sites are pedestrian-only and don’t have drive-through testing. If you are driving to these sites we recommend that you plan your parking in advance.
You can get a test at one of the testing centres by booking an appointment in advance.
Council looks ahead on plans for John Lewis building
This week, John Lewis and Partners (JLP) formally announced the Sheffield city centre store will remain closed permanently. Today, the council can confirm that plans are moving forward on what’s next for the former JLP building.
The Fringe at Tramlines to run across Tramlines weekend 2021
The popular Fringe at Tramlines is back later this month for Tramlines weekend, across the city centre and in venues throughout Sheffield.
Booking a COVID-19 Test at a Sheffield Testing Centre
The NHS test and trace national booking system is reaching capacity. This is due to laboratory testing reaching national capacity on the day. If you have COVID-19 symptoms and you need to book a test, please continue to do so. However, you may experience a delay in being able to book a test using the national system. If you can’t get a test on the day, please try again later or try the next day. Please listen to the guidance you are provided at the point of arranging a booking.
Testing remains a vital part in our fight against the spread of Covid-19 in our city and to help reduce the rate of people contracting the virus.
Planning approval for new homes in south east Sheffield
Planning approval has been given this week in Birley which will provide 77 new homes as part of the council’s plan to increase council housing stock by 3,100 homes by 2029.
Waste and recycling collection calendars
Look out for your new bin collection calendar arriving through letterboxes acros ...
Plans submitted for new pocket park in the heart of Sheffield
Following public consultation earlier this year, a planning application for Pound’s Park – the proposed new public space within the Council’s Heart of the City scheme – has been submitted today.
For Sheffield and with Sheffield – the council’s One Year Plan
An ambitious plan for Sheffield, that sets out clear priorities and actions for the year ahead has been agreed - putting Sheffield first, with people and communities at its heart.
Statement on plans for development around Sheffield Station
Latest on plans around Sheffield station area as Leader Cllr Terry Fox rules out change to ring road.
Greenground Map of Sheffield launched to kick off Love Parks Week
A new Greenground map of Sheffield is now available to download - showing how accessible the city greenspaces are, wherever you are, just in time for Love Parks Week.
Get ready for Tramlines Weekend
As Tramlines and The Fringe at Tramlines take over Sheffield this weekend, make sure you're prepared and have your plans in place so you can enjoy your weekend to the full.
COVID-19 updates from Director of Public Health Sheffield, Greg Fell
Regular video updates on Covid-19 from Director of Public Health Sheffield, Greg Fell.
Sheffield shortlisted for City of the Year
Sheffield has been shortlisted for City of the Year in the annual EG awards following a joint entry by Sheffield City Council and the Sheffield Property Association, highlighting why the city’s unexpected liveability is unrivalled amongst its Core City peers.