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Sheffielders ‘lay the groundwork’ during National Apprenticeship Week

The council’s highways contractor, Streets Ahead, has a substantial track record when it comes to offering young people ...

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Tramlines Festival 2020 Lineup Announced

Tramlines, Sheffield’s biggest city-based music festival has announced the lineup for its 2020 event, taking place at th ...

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Hillsborough Stadium update

Update regarding supporter entry and egress at the Leppings Lane area of Hillsborough Stadium Sheffield Wednesday FC wer ...

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Steam Yard is UK's most grammed independent coffee shop

One of Sheffield’s favourite local independent businesses, The Steam Yard, is the UK's most Instagrammed independent cof ...

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Outreach scheme inspiring young people to go onto higher education reaches new milestone

A regional outreach scheme to increase the number of teenagers from South Yorkshire going on to higher education has hel ...

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National survey shows increasing satisfaction with city’s roads

People in Sheffield are more satisfied with the condition of the city’s roads than they were last year, according to a n ...

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Apprenticeships: Be Inspired 2020

Wednesday 4th March 2020, 12:30 – 4:00pm   Cutlers Hall, Church Street, Sheffield, S1 1HG Sheffield City Council is h ...

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Our Parking Services for customers is changing

At Parking Services we are modernising our systems to make way for an improved customer experience. Our aim is to make a ...

Sheffield set for another jam-packed year of exciting events

Sheffield set for another jam-packed year of exciting events

Art, music, food, sport, the outdoors, literature, film, sci-fi and much more; S ...

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GO fit announced as newest collaborator for Advanced Wellbeing Research Centre

Ahead of its official opening this week, Sheffield Hallam University’s Advanced Wellbeing Research Centre (AWRC) has wel ...

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Essential events guide 2020

https://youtu.be/cAR1lVVJ63Q In 2019 we shared some amazing experiences in Sheffield, and 2020 looks set to be just as ...

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Sheffield Hallam launches £14m world-leading research centre for physical activity

Sheffield Hallam University has today (Friday 24 January) opened the most advanc ...

New park and playground for Wisewood’s Spider Park

New park and playground for Wisewood’s Spider Park

People in Wisewood will soon have a new space to play, relax and enjoy the outdo ...

Holocaust Memorial Day 2020

Holocaust Memorial Day 2020

This year Holocaust Memorial Day commemorations will focus on the theme ‘Stand Together’, and will focus on how genocida ...

The future of Sheffield is definitely electric

The future of Sheffield is definitely electric

Sheffield City Council has added 12 electric cars and 4 electric vans to its’ fl ...

Big City Conversation

Big City Conversation - survey extended

We've been talking to people and gathering views as part of The Big City Conversation since October.In The Big City Conv ...

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Foster love leads to next chapter

Foster carer Tess Bocking writes about her experience of fostering.There’s a little girl I know who is unlike any other. ...

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Smokefree Sheffield launch new quit smoking campaign

Following a significant 4.5% decline in the number of smokers in Sheffield in 2017/2018, Smokefree Sheffield is pushing ...

Rugby League World Cup draws 2021

Rugby League World Cup 2021 draws completed

England men’s team to kick-off tournament against Samoa at St James’ Park, Newcastle on October 23, 2021   Eng ...

Rugby League World Cup live draw

Rugby League World Cup 2021 live draw

The Rugby League World Cup takes place in England in 2021, with Sheffield as a host nation city. Tomorrow (16 January) ...

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Sheffield City Region devolution deal agreed

The Sheffield City Region devolution deal has today been agreed by the Mayor and all four Leaders and will now proceed t ...

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Sheffield City Council set to become first Breastfeeding Friendly Local Authority

Building on our work to promote and support breastfeeding, Sheffield City Council is set to become a Breastfeeding Frien ...

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Sexual health services more accessible

People in Sheffield can now access a wider range of contraception and sexual health support in their local area, thanks ...

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Sheffield to invest £500 million in council housing

Sheffield City Council is set to approve its Housing Revenue Account (HRA) Business Plan for 2020/2021, which includes p ...

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Cabinet set to approve changes to help vulnerable people improve their homes

Plans to help disabled people, people on low incomes and foster carers to access a range of grants and loans to adapt or ...

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Statement regarding Liberty Steel

Liberty Steel Group have today announced that jobs are to be cut due to "challenging" market conditions.Councillor Mazhe ...

Sheffield awarded gold for LGBT+ services

Sheffield awarded gold for LGBT+ services

In Stonewall’s first ever Children and Young People’s Champion Awards, Sheffield ...

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Could you volunteer to help a young person in care?

Independent visitors is a Sheffield City Council scheme which aims to match volunteers who will build helpful and positi ...

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Sheffield’s Year of Reading launches January 2020

Sheffield’s Year of Reading launches across the city on 15th January 2020 and will be a 12-month, citywide celebration o ...

Festive taxi fares explained

Festive taxi fares explained

Sheffield City Council has set out the regulations around taxi fares during the ...

Action plan agreed following street tree inspections

Action plan agreed following street tree inspections

An action plan, which supports a new approach to managing the city’s street tree ...

Streets Ahead remind Sheffielders to stay safe on the roads this Christmas

Streets Ahead remind Sheffielders to stay safe on the roads this Christmas

Streets Ahead is reminding people to stay safe and take extra care on the roads ...

Call for sites as new vision informs Sheffield Local Plan

Call for sites as new vision informs Sheffield Local Plan

Across the city individuals and organisations, including landowners and develope ...

Planning consent granted for Sheffield Old Town Hall

Planning consent granted for Sheffield Old Town Hall

Planning consent has today been approved for Sheffield Old Town Hall, to restore ...

New dementia support plans

New dementia support plans

Sheffield’s vision is to make sure people with dementia are supported to live li ...

Streets Ahead nominated for national award

Streets Ahead nominated for national award

 Sheffield City Council’s highway maintenance contractor Streets Ahead has ...

General Election 2019

General Election 2019

ResultsSheffield Brightside & Hillsborough Constituency - 57.36% turnoutElec ...

General Election Results - Sheffield Hallam Constituency

General Election Results - Sheffield Hallam Constituency

NameDescriptionVotesAspden, Elizabeth JaneIndependent123Blake, Olivia FrancesLab ...

General Election Results - Sheffield Heeley Constituency

General Election Results - Sheffield Heeley Constituency

NameDescriptionVotesClement-Jones, Simon WilliamLiberal Democrats2,916Gregory, G ...

General Election Results - Sheffield Central Constituency

General Election Results - Sheffield Central Constituency

NameDescriptionVotesBlomfield, Paul ChristopherLabour Party33,968Carrington, Jac ...

General Election Results - Penistone & Stocksbridge Constituency

General Election Results - Penistone & Stocksbridge Constituency

SHEFFIELD PENISTONE & STOCKSBRIDGE CONSTITUENCYNameDescriptionVotesBooker, J ...

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General Election Results - Sheffield Brightside & Hillsborough Constituency

SHEFFIELD BRIGHTSIDE & HILLSBOROUGH CONSTITUENCY Name Description V ...

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General Election Results - Sheffield South East Constituency

Name Description Votes Bayliss, Marc Leslie The Conservative Party Candi ...

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Christmas Travel in South Yorkshire

With the countdown to Christmas underway, local people can find their way over t ...

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Be a part of UEFA Women's Euro 2021

UEFA Women's EURO 2021 is coming to England, with games being played in Sheffiel ...

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Council set to appoint interim Chief Executive

Mark Bennett, Director of HR and Customer Services at Sheffield City Council, sa ...

Josephine Dellow

Local Illustrator supports campaign to combat loneliness with free craft workshop

Independent Illustrator Josephine Dellow is taking over the Winter Gardens Pop U ...

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Major Global Law Firm Becomes Second Anchor Tenant of Heart of The City II

Top 10 global law firm, CMS, is set to become the second anchor tenant in the He ...

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Repeat bodge-job fraudster jailed

A rogue trader has been sentenced to six months imprisonment at Sheffield Magist ...

Big city conversation

More chances to join the Big City Conversation

If you're heading into a very festive looking city centre next week, why not com ...

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Flu-like illness & diarrhoea / vomiting information & guidance

Illnesses such as diarrhoea/vomiting (norovirus) and other flu-like illnesses ar ...

Botanical Gardens

Radio 4 Gardeners Question Time at Sheffield Botanical Gardens

Just outside the city centre Sheffield Botanical Gardens were opened in 1836 and ...

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Freedom of the City for Man with the Pram

He's known across the city as the 'Man with the Pram' and now John Burkhill is t ...

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Knowledge Gateway resurfacing to start this weekend

Resurfacing of three main city centre roads, that form part of the Knowledge Gat ...

Weekday shop

Weekday set to open Sheffield store this Friday

Swedish fashion brand, Weekday, is set to open its new city centre store on 29 N ...

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Trading Standards stub out sale of illegal tobacco

Sheffield City Council has prosecuted two people for illegally selling tobacco p ...

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Help us Help Christmas Cabin calls for donations

Help us Help Christmas Cabin calls for donations The Help us Help campaign, whi ...

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There’s no place for domestic abuse. Full stop.

There’s no place for domestic abuse. Full stop. Preventing violence, abuse and h ...

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Make a difference with a Community Fund grant

Our Housing and Neighbourhood Service is calling on community groups that work w ...

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Sheffield responds to the NHS Long Term Plan

Sheffield City Council has responded to the priorities set out in the January 2019 NHS Long Term Plan (LTP) published by ...

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Sheffield floods - impact on recycling

Due to the recent heavy rainfall the Veolia materials recycling facility used to separate and sort the paper and card co ...

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‘Let’s get Sheffield smokefree’ this World COPD Day

November 20 2019 marks World COPD Day, and ex-smoker and COPD sufferer, Geoff Bunting, 61 from Norwood, is calling for a ...

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Facts about business rates in Sheffield

We’ve been asked some questions about business rates this week so we’re sharing some facts below: The Council has n ...

Fargate

£25m Funding Bid to bring 2020 vision for Sheffield’s historic High Street

A bid made by Sheffield City Council and supported by the University of Sheffield has been successful in the first round ...

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Council supports communities affected by wet weather

Following substantial rainfall over recent weeks, Sheffield is continuing to work closely with those in the worst affect ...

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Lord Mayor reflects and gives thanks after Remembrance Sunday

More than 5,000 people gathered in Barkers Pool on Remembrance Sunday, in memory of all those who gave their lives and h ...

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John Mothersole, from one Chief Exec to the next

At Christmas I will be stepping down from being the Chief Executive of the City Council.  As is entirely proper I will n ...

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Sheffield is prepared for further rain

With further rain forecast today and overnight, the council is reminding Sheffield residents to be vigilant and take ext ...

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Free city centre parking on Sundays up to Christmas

Sheffield City Council is once again embracing the season of good will, with free city centre pay and display parking av ...

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General election 2019 - statement of persons nominated

Candidate information for the following constituencies is available here : Statement of Persons Nominated Penistone ...

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Charity Gives City's Youth Work a Revamp and Cash Boost

Sheffield Futures launches new approach to youth work ‘Youth Sheffield’YOUTH charity Sheffield Futures has revamped the ...

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Over 80,000 visits to Council news site for flooding information 

Thursday and Friday saw the highest number of hits ever in a 24-hour period to Sheffield City Council’s news website, Sh ...

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Help shape future support for those with special educational needs in Sheffield

Families, schools and services are being asked to have their say on Sheffield’s new Inclusion Strategy.Sheffield City Co ...

Sheffield Childrens Book awards winners

‘Boy at the back of the class’ wins at 31st Sheffield Children’s Book Awards

This year’s Overall Winner Award at Sheffield’s Children’s Book Awards was announced at The Crucible Theatre on Friday i ...

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Children’s University expands into Rotherham schools as success for activity programme grows

Children’s University expands into Rotherham schools as success for activity programme grows   Over 45,000 children an ...

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Sheffield Flooding Update

John Mothersole, Chief Executive of Sheffield City Council, said:“A major incident has been declared today in response t ...

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Sheffield flood defences hold during city’s wettest November day on record

Following yesterday’s severe weather conditions which saw 64mm of rainfall, Sheffield is now recovering, with all affect ...

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Council responds to flooding across Sheffield

THIS PAGE IS BEING UPDATED AS WE GET MORE INFORMATION People can report flooding to us by calling Streets Ahead on 0114 ...

Phil the bin

Mascot makes moves to unite litter heroes

The Streets Ahead mascot, Phil the Bin, made the most of the half-term break by reminiscing about his busy start to this ...

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Sheffield gathers for National Day of Remembrance

Sheffielders are invited to come together on Sunday 10 November, for a Service of Remembrance at the Cenotaph in Barker’ ...

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Hollyoaks star to light up Sheffield this Christmas

He’s graced millions of screens on the X-Factor, I’m a Celebrity Get Me Out of Here and Hollyoaks and now actor, singer ...

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Council set to bid for £85 million sustainable transport pot

Sheffield City Council, as part of Sheffield City Region (SCR), is set to ask for ‘Transforming Cities Fund’ money from ...

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Streets Ahead prepares Sheffield for winter

The council’s highways contractor is getting ‘winter ready’ in preparation for icy conditions over coming months.With 19 ...

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Season to be jolly hits Sheffield this November

Sheffield will be transformed in to a winter wonderland this month with festive activities, shopping, food & drink a ...

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Sheffield School Environment and Recycling Taskforce launched

A new taskforce to look at how the education sector in Sheffield can improve its environmental impact has today been ann ...

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Sheffield’s Big City Conversation is on track

Sheffield’s Leader and Deputy Leader took to Stagecoach Supertram today to talk with local people and get the Big City C ...

Sheffield Hallam University

University awarded Government funding to help microbusinesses use tech to grow

Sheffield Hallam University's Business School has been awarded funding to support 50 microbusinesses to engage with tech ...

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Sheffield recognised for outstanding role in Invictus UK Trials

Sheffield City Council has been recognised and thanked by the Invictus Board for the exceptional contribution the city a ...

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Have your say on the 2020 green bin collection service

Have your say on the 2020 green bin collection serviceIn Sheffield, we offer residents a chargeable green bin collection ...

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City centre resurfacing work gets under way

Resurfacing work will soon start on three key roads in the city centre as part of the Streets Ahead programme.Sections o ...

Hathersage Road

Sheffield recognised for having ‘clean roads’ by government

The cleanliness of the city’s roads has been acknowledged by central government, following an independent assessment of ...

Big City Conversation

Public invited to discuss ‘Decision Making in Sheffield’

As part of Sheffield’s Big City Conversation and the upcoming referendum on the city’s governance, residents in Sheffiel ...

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Apprentices celebrate success with Streets Ahead

Sheffield youngsters are gaining hands on experience working for the city’s highways maintenance contract, developing in ...

Reality cheque challenge

Sheffield’s care leavers launch £24 budgeting challenge

How far would £24 a week get you?As part of National Care Leavers’ week (28th October-1st November), Sheffield Care Leav ...

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Lord Mayor will buy first poppy and launch annual appeal in Sheffield

The Right Worshipful Lord Mayor of Sheffield, Councillor Tony Downing, will buy the first poppy from the steps of the To ...

Dinosaur

It’s weird, wacky, wonderful, it’s Out of This World

Sheffielders prepare! An invasion of monsters, aliens, robots, ghouls and superheroes is coming, as Out of This World re ...

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Volunteer Launch - Rugby League World Cup 2021

The Rugby League World Cup is coming to the UK - including Sheffield, with games taking place at Sheffield United's Bram ...

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New care home payment model under discussion

Sheffield City Council is one of a number of councils nationally proposing to change the way that care homes are paid.Th ...

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Council statement re attack on goats at Graves Park Animal Farm

Police call for witnesses after devastating attack at Graves Park Animal Farm  Since receiving the shocking news regardi ...

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New footie wall scores highly with local youngsters

Young people in Sheffield tested their flicks, tricks and shooting skills at the official opening of the new Jupiter Pla ...