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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 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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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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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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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.

Grey to Green project at Castlegate

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.

Sheffield welcomes the Birmingham 2022 Queen's Baton Relay

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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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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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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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.

Town Hall

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 Eng ...

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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.

Crookes and Nether Edge Active Neighbourhood measures

Active Neighbourhoods taking shape in Crookes and Nether Edge

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