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‘Nest banks’ eco-intervention ensures sand martin return to River Don

Ecology in action is ensuring that sand martins return to Sheffield in the summe ...

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No developments with Sichuan Guodong now planned

Sheffield City Council has written to the chairman of Sichuan Guodong to inform ...

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Sheffield kicks off development of new street tree strategy

A cabinet report which focuses on the development of a Street Tree Strategy, as ...

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A new future on the horizon for Sheffield High Street and Fargate 

Sheffield's historic High Street and Fargate have been shortlisted for part of a £675m fund designed to improve its vibr ...

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Children invited to join Space Chase at Sheffield libraries

Sheffield Libraries are calling for children to sign up to read six books this s ...

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Newly renovated court proves a big hit in Sheffield city centre

From Basketball England Following on from the successful refurbishment of Sheffi ...

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Celebrating 100 years of Council Housing with our oldest tenants and residents

This summer we’re celebrating a landmark event that saw large scale council esta ...

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Smoking rates fall significantly in Sheffield

This positive news is welcome by all Smokefree Sheffield Partners across the cit ...

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Kids can take the plunge with new discounted swimming lessons

Learning to swim is an essential life skill and in Sheffield, SIV and Places Leisure are proud to follow Swim England’s ...

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Sheffield Safeguarding Week 8-12 July

‘Keeping safe in Sheffield’ is the theme of this year’s Sheffield Safeguarding A ...

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Everything you need to know for Cliffhanger weekend

Once again the event will be taking place in association with Sheffield BID and ...

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High Hazels Park protected by Charitable Trust status

High Hazels Park, which was formerly held by Sheffield City Council on trust is ...

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Tramlines stage renamed in memory of late Festival director

Tramlines 2019, which takes place at Hillsborough Park from Friday 19th – Sunday ...

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Sheffield City Council restates its ambition to become zero carbon by 2030

Sheffield City Council has restated its ambition to become zero carbon by 2030 a ...

Lets Ride festival

Route confirmed for traffic-free family cycling festival

Paralympic champion Jody Cundy joins fellow world beater and Sheffield City Regi ...

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Purple patch continues for city safety

When people choose where to go for a trouble-free night out, Sheffield remains a ...

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Better Parks - Our vision calls for creative business ideas.

Our role is to look after Sheffield’s wonderful parks, woodlands and green space ...

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Sheffield’s clean air conversation begins

Sheffield is today launching a city-wide conversation about its ambitious plans ...

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Promoting good health in Sheffield

Sheffield is committed to reducing and eliminating health inequalities in the ci ...

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All the park runs, so many park runs

Nearly 30 city athletes took a (very) early morning summer tour of Sheffield as ...

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Regional growth programme RISE celebrates funding success

A project which has been connecting graduates to small to medium-sized businesse ...

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Body camera evidence crucial in securing convictions

Evidence from newly-introduced body cameras worn by Sheffield City Council’s par ...

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Bramall Lane to be resurfaced ahead of football season

Streets Ahead is just one of the teams getting ready for the start of the new fo ...

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The Freshers Festival is coming to Sheffield

The national Secret Garden Live tour will be coming to Sheffield, Glasgow and Lo ...

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Accomplished marching band to mark Armed Forces Day

One of the most accomplished brass and marching bands in the country will play t ...

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Budding Sheffield engineers take up the Challenge

School girls from across Sheffield took part in a national event last week which ...

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Locals encouraged to water young trees this summer

Labels are being fixed to newly-planted street trees across the city next week e ...

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All in a night’s work for the Streets Ahead resurfacing team

The city’s 2019 resurfacing programme is off to a smooth start following the com ...

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Clean Air Day 2019: Council renews commitment to tackling climate and environmental emergencies

Clean Air Day 2019: Council renews commitment to tackling climate and environmen ...

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Sheffield Armed Forces & Veterans Day

Join the Lord Mayor of Sheffield, Cllr Tony Downing, Sheffield Armed Forces and ...

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West End Musical, Best-selling author and elite dance workshops hit Sheffield

West End critically acclaimed play, Soldier On by Jonathan Lewis, will form the ...

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Solving plastic pollution in Sheffield

Following recent changes to Sheffield’s recycling service affecting all househol ...

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Sharing your life and caring for others

This week Sheffield is celebrating the work of its ‘Shared Lives’ carers and loo ...

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Doc/Fest international premiere - A Soft Rebellion in Paradise

A Soft Rebellion in Paradise, a new short film by artist Chloë Brown shot on loc ...

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Cancer Champions say ‘get yourself checked’

If you notice any changes to any part of your body that are unusual for you, get ...

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Great leap forward for £50m residential development

These exciting new images show how Sheffield city centre is bouncing back - with ...

Smokefree Sheffield

Two new campaigns announced from Smokefree Sheffield to mark World No Tobacco Day

With a focus on cheap and illicit tobacco, and smokefree homes, Smokefree Sheffi ...

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That’s a wrap! More than 50,000 people hail “best-ever” food festival

More than 50,000 people headed for Sheffield city centre to enjoy the city’s foo ...

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"More powers to tackle problem parking on pavements"

Sheffield City Council has called for more powers to enforce against pavement pa ...

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EU Elections 2019 - Sheffield results

Party Number of votes Change UK – The Independent Group  2,492 Conservative ...

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The unique experience of fostering in the Outdoor City

As you may know, small children like mud. Ours likes to throw it and sit in it.“ ...

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University of Sheffield number one in UK for engineering research income and investment

The University of Sheffield has overtaken Imperial College London to be the top ...

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Sheffield Shapes Invictus UK Trials: Plans Revealed

Sheffield will gain another notch on its sporting belt this summer as it hosts t ...

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Streets Ahead find out why it’s ‘good to talk’ during Mental Health Awareness Week

Staff working for the city’s Streets Ahead programme found out just how importan ...

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Notice of park closures for events in 2019

Sheffield City Council gives notice that it proposes to partly close the followi ...

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Big Gig to celebrate opening of Invictus UK Trials

Headlined by Alfie Boe, The Big Gig will take place on Monday 22 July at Sheffie ...

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Vision for parks and green spaces calls for creative ideas

Following the introduction of Sheffield City Council’s Building Better Parks ini ...

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Why I foster

"I foster because I knew I could help some children in need."I became a single p ...

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Watch: New cycle route so much faster as next phase is announced

Plans to link Sheffield’s new Heart Of The City II development to the University ...

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Plans to improve how special educational needs are met

A joint council and CCG action plan was developed after inspectors found weaknes ...

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Work on £5.8m Grey To Green Phase 2 begins 

Hotels, businesses and residents in Sheffield’s historic Castlegate will soon en ...

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Funding received for Hanover Tower re-cladding

The council appealed to central government to fund the work so that the cost wou ...

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Popular May fayre combines the now and the nostalgic

Taking place in the beautiful surroundings of Weston Park from 11am to 5pm, the ...

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What's it really like to foster?

In our first weeks together while carrying our wriggling foster toddler down the ...

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Share and celebrate 100 years of Council housing

This summer we are celebrating a landmark event that saw large scale council est ...

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Councillors take part in Love Our Colleges event

Originally released by Sheffield College  A leading politician is backing a nati ...

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Fargate shoppers hit magic million as footfall soars to highest level in three years

More than a million people flocked to Fargate in Sheffield in March and the foll ...

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Could you foster Sheffield's future?

Fostering in Sheffield has already helped transform thousands of lives and there ...

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Meeting invitation to Extinction Rebellion

Councillor Lewis Dagnall, Cabinet Member for Climate Change at Sheffield City Co ...

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Justice for residents as doorstep fraudster is jailed

Simon Collins, 43, of Fretson Road, Sheffield, pleaded guilty to five offences u ...

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Help to Save scheme

What is Help to Save?Help to Save is a new government saving scheme to support w ...

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Promotion parade clean-up acknowledged by Leader

Following Sheffield United’s triumphant Premier League promotion celebration on ...

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Celebrate Sheffield on Lord Mayor's #LoveSheffDay

The city's Peace Gardens will play host to #LoveSheffDay – a celebration of loca ...

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Sheffield Doc/Fest Launches the 2019 Programme

Sheffield Doc/Fest is a world-leading festival celebrating the art and business ...

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New Council cabinet announced

There are four new faces in this year’s Cabinet. The Education and Skills portfo ...

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Local Election Result – Manor Castle Ward

Name Description Votes Carrington, Jack Patrick Your local Yorkshire Party can ...

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Local Election Result – City Ward

Name Description Votes Anber, Janet The Conservative Party Candidate  101 Ma ...

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Local Election Result – Birley Ward

Name Description Votes Booker, Dennis UK Independence Party (UKIP)  796 Ellw ...

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Local Election Result – Beighton Ward

Name Description Votes Grundill, Brian UK Independence Party (UKIP)  631 McC ...

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Local Election Result – Richmond Ward

Name Description Votes Blyth, Richard H The Conservative Party Candidate  431 ...

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Local Election Result – Firth Park Ward

Name Description Votes Bray, Samuel The Conservative Party Candidate  453 Kh ...

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Local Election Result – Woodhouse Ward

Name Description Votes Barstow, Rachael Anne UK Independence Party (UKIP)  933 ...

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Local Election Result – Southey Ward

Name Description Votes  Chaplin, Mike Labour Party  1341  Hards, Andrew Phil ...

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Open top bus tour and civic reception for Blades Premiership promotion

Sheffield City Council and Sheffield United Football Club (SUFC) have confirmed ...

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SUFC Celebration Event - Essential Information

Everything you need to know if you're planning to come to Sheffield United's cel ...

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Castlegate: Tonight, the streets are ours

Pop-up businesses are being given the chance to say “tonight, the streets are ou ...

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Local Parish Election Results

Bradfield – Stannington Ward Name Description Votes Baker, Penny Liberal De ...

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Eyewitness owners to celebrate building's rich history

Originally released by Capital & Centric With construction starting at Eyewi ...

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Mayor funding for South Yorkshire Children's University

The Children's University is a national charity which works with schools to enco ...

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Spring in to May Day with all the fun of the Highland Fling

The free May Day event, which has fun for all the family from 10.30am to 5.30pm, ...

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Tramlines Festival Announces 2019 Comedy Lineup

Plus a further wave of breaking music talent has been confirmed to play the city ...

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Roadwork scheme marks start of city’s 2019 resurfacing programme

Resurfacing work started last weekend on one of the city’s major link roads, mar ...

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New Prince’s Trust Team programme starting in South Yorkshire

The Prince’s Trust Team programme is based in Dearne Fire Station, Barnsley (Bro ...

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New images of proposed cafe in Hillsborough Park

Originally released by Age UK Sheffield   Plans to revive Hillsborough Park’s li ...

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Work begins on Clarkehouse Road scheme

Work has begun this week on a new road safety scheme at Clarkehouse Road which h ...

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China 88 helping companies in far east ambitions

Nine businesses from Sheffield have travelled to China to help cement relationsh ...

World Seniors Snooker Championship

New annual snooker championship to be held in Sheffield

The ROKiT World Seniors Snooker Championship is coming to the Crucible Theatre a ...

Director of Pubic Health Greg Fell

Promoting good health in Sheffield

Sheffield is committed to reducing and eliminating health inequalities in the ci ...

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Household waste recycling centres extended opening hours

All centres will be open from 10.00am to 6.00pm, until Monday 30 September 2019. ...

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Everyone can Move More with inclusive sport in Sheffield

Since hosting the 2018 Special Olympics, disability sport is going from strength ...

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A handy guide to registering to vote

Local Election Result – Graves Park Ward

Local Election Result – Graves Park Ward

 NameDescriptionVotesAuckland, SueLiberal Democrats 2432Clemson, Angela Jay ...

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Taking steps to achieve happiness on walk to work day

One of the first steps for Dame Sarah Storey, the new Active Travel Commissioner ...

Local Election Result – Crookes and Crosspool Ward

Name Description Votes Adams, Karen Mary UK Independence Party (UKIP)  303 B ...

Local Election Result – West Ecclesfield Ward

Name Description Votes Aston, Kathy Green Party  384 Banes, Lisa Anne Jean L ...

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Local Election Result – Stannington Ward

Name Description Votes Allcroft, Adam The Conservative Party Candidate  435 ...

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Local Election Result – Broomhill & Sharrow Vale Ward

Name Description Votes Argenzio, Angela Green Party  3053 Blatt, Charles The ...

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Local Election Result – Park and Arbourthorne Ward

Name Description Votes Barnard, Jen Green Party  445 Dawson, Dennise Ann UK ...

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Local Election Result – Fulwood Ward

Name Description Votes Al Mohamadi, Fouad Kamel Labour Party  827 Barge Mich ...

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Local Election Result – Gleadless Valley Ward

Name Description Votes Dryden, John Liberal Democrats  257 Elliot, Lewis The ...