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FAQ on diseased street trees

1. What is Phytophthora? Phytophthora is a genus of fungi-like microscopic organ ...

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Diseased street trees to be removed in coming weeks

Twenty lime trees on Whitley Wood Road were recently tested by Amey after displa ...

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Introduction of relationships and health education in schools

Councillor Jayne Dunn, Cabinet Member for Education and Skills at Sheffield City ...

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Community bowled over by new cricket facilities

Last year Sheffield was selected as a pilot city, receiving £145,000 from the En ...

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Journey to have cleanest buses takes massive step forward

Sheffield’s buses will soon be among the cleanest in the country as the city dri ...

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Leah's Yard - in pictures

The Leah's Yard team at work in the 1950s including Jack Drury, front, and John ...

healthy foods

Council reacts to food allergy incidents

On average there are 10 food allergy deaths per year in the UK, with those in th ...

Placefirst housing

Placefirst secures planning for £16.5m Build to Rent community

Under the proposals approved by the council’s planning committee, Placefirst pla ...

Mausoleum of the giants

Mausoleum of the Giants exhibition opens in Sheffield

The acclaimed artist's new sculptural installation at the former cutlery factory ...

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Attercliffe Waterside site brought to the market

A 22-acre urban regeneration site, next to the Sheffield and Tinsley Canal, and ...

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Waste not, want not

Maintaining and cleaning Sheffield’s 1,180 miles of roads and pavements makes fo ...

illegal cigarettes

More than 50,000 illegal cigarettes seized from local garage

Trading standards work with the police and public health partners to identify, i ...

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Second wave of Tramlines acts announced

The latest additions include Johnny Marr, Annie Mac, Tom Grennan, Drenge, The Fu ...

Atrium

Unique office building given new lease of life

Sheffield City Council has announced it is looking for a new co-working or busin ...

Stannington Park

There are all sorts of opportunities if people put their minds to it

How would you feel if a property developer arrived in your local park wondering ...

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Safer Sleep Week messages vital as Sudden Infant Death Syndrome rises

Latest figures, published in August last year, reveal that for the first time in ...

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Lorries off several streets in Sheffield

New £200,000 environmental weight restrictions will be introduced across several ...

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Next blocks of Sheffield's Heart Of The City II get green light

As phase one of Sheffield's Heart of the City II moves towards completion, the n ...

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Keeping Sheffield people well

The city’s shared aspiration is to improve health outcomes and reduce health ine ...

Tramlines festival

Want to play at Tramlines?

Entrants hoping to bag a career-changing slot at the 30,000 capacity festival wh ...

Watch Towards The Megatron

Watch Towards The Megatron

They've been featured in a wakeboarding film, referenced by Jarvis Cocker in Pul ...

Wheelchair rugby

Wheelchair rugby for all at season launch in Sheffield

Sheffield will host both Wheelchair Rugby League World Cup semi-finals in 2021, ...

Tony Floulds

Legend status and Walk of Fame plaque for Tony Foulds

This is in recognition of his long years of service to the Mi Amigo memorial in ...

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Roadworks planned around Sheffield and Mosborough Parkways

Essential maintenance works will be carried out on Sheffield and Mosborough park ...

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Unicef recognise Sheffield for outstanding baby friendly services

Sheffield Family Centres and Sheffield Children’s NHS Foundation Trust 0-19 Heal ...

Statement: Parkwood travellers site

Statement: Parkwood travellers site

Today, His Honour Judge Robinson has found in favour of Sheffield City Council o ...

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Sheffield embraces LGBT adopters

From 4 -11 March it is LGBT Adoption and Fostering week and to help highlight th ...

Friends of Millhouses Park

Holly trees planted on park border set to flourish

100 holly trees were planted on the border of Millhouses Park last weekend follo ...

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Sheffield receives huge investment towards local jobs

Sheffield has been awarded £715,000 to lead the challenge of tackling the skills ...

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Let's make Fargate a force to be reckoned with

A team of business leaders have declared a shared mission to rejuvenate Fargate ...

Green bins

Sign up now for garden waste collections

Veolia working in partnership with Sheffield City Council, is again pleased to o ...

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Council updates parking prices with good news for green vehicles and carers

People who drive a low-polluting “green” vehicle or are a residential carer in S ...

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Festival of the Outdoors Programme Announced

...including new underground adventure exclusiveSheffield’s outdoor season is se ...

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SCC amongst top in country for LGBT employer and education

Sheffield City Council ranks 6th on LGBT charity Stonewall’s annual education eq ...

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Tony got a flypast

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Sheffield to remain host of BUCS Nationals until 2022

The partnership between Sheffield City Trust, BUCS, Sheffield City Council, the ...

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SCC statement on Cobnar Cottage

Legal proceedings were brought to the High Court on Tuesday 12 February on behal ...

Flagpole and memorial tree planted as part of Mi Amigo celebrations

Flagpole and memorial tree planted as part of Mi Amigo celebrations

Tony Foulds, BBC presenter Dan Walker and Councillor Mary Lea were all in attend ...

Tony Foulds and Dan Walker with American flag

In pictures - Tony got a flagpole (and a tree)!

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Eyewitness works

New future for Eyewitness Works

Plans by CAPITAL&CENTRIC to create a new community at a former cutlery works ...

Sheffield Legend plaque for Gordon Banks

Football legend Gordon Banks to be honoured in Sheffield

Goalkeeping star Banks was awarded Sheffield Legend status with the first ever s ...

fly tipping

Fly-tippers pay the price as council clean up

Fly-tipping is national problem, with high levels of waste being dumped across t ...

Best Bar one award

Recognition for Sheffield’s night time safety scheme

Best Bar None’ celebrated 10 years of its night-time scheme last night at a loca ...

Sexual Health Sheffield

STI tests up by 18% in Sexual Health month

STI tests up by 18% in ‘Sexual Health month’   Getting our sexual health checked ...

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Ultra low taxi charge points to be installed in city centre

A bid to the Office for Low Emission Vehicles (OLEV) for nearly £500,000 to deli ...

mi amigo squadron

Further details of next Friday's unique US flypast

It’s less than two weeks until Sheffield looks to the skies to see a unique flyo ...

swimming pool

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 ...

artists impression of the grey to green scheme

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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Statement on today's talks with STAG

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

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...