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Council distributes business support grants totalling £55m

Business support grants have now been paid to 4,600 businesses in Sheffield, with the grants totalling over £55 million. ...

Thank you, key workers and unsung heroes!

In Sheffield, we’re very fortunate to have such a huge amount of people that are ...

Prohibition notice served to Sheffield pub flouting restrictions

A Sheffield pub, which was found to still be opening despite current coronavirus ...

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Baby Safe advice for new & expectant parents during COVID19

At this difficult time, new and expectant parents may have concerns about caring for themselves and their babies. As part of our Baby Safe initiative, we will be sharing the latest ...

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Celebrating Ramadan during Covid-19

Director of Public Health at Sheffield City Council, Greg Fell, gives his advice on how to celebrate Ramadan safely this year.Part onePart two ...

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New website & app for children's activities in lockdown

Today we are delighted to announce the shared launch of two new brilliant resources to support Sheffield children and yo ...

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A day in the life of a Director of Public Health

So, what does a day in the life of a Director of Public Health actually look like?We know you're busy, but what exactly ...

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Support to bereaved families in Sheffield losing loved ones during COVID-19

Support to bereaved families losing loved ones during COVID-19Losing a loved one is always difficult, but the social distancing measures currently in place can make it especially h ...

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Celebrating Ramadan during the Covid-19 pandemic

Greg Fell, Director of Public Health at Sheffield City Council shares his suggestions for staying safe and well during Ramadan. ...

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Ramadan Mubarak from Leader Julie Dore

Leader of Sheffield City Council, Councillor Julie Dore said:“This week marks a special occasion for many in Sheffield, ...

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Watch: updates from Public Health in Sheffield

In our latest video Ruth Granger, Health Protection Manager at Sheffield City Council explains 'don't believe everything you read on social media' and advises people to make sure y ...

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Help for the homeless and most vulnerable during COVID-19

It is only natural to worry about the homeless and very vulnerable people at this time. But it is important to know that help is available in the city to support those most in need ...

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The NHS is still open for urgent care

Sheffield Teaching Hospitals and GPs across the city say we are ‘still open for business for urgent care’ as the number of patients seeking care for heart attacks and strokes halve ...

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Coronavirus - Sheffield parks and countryside updates

16.04.20 - Grass cutting to resume in some parks Grass cutting in some of our parks will re-start from 20 April onwards. This is to help us keep our parks and green spaces safe an ...

Changes to Sheffield waste collection due to COVID-19

15.04.20 - visits to Household Waste Recycling Centres Household Waste Recyclin ...

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Extra support towards council tax payments in Sheffield

Sheffield City Council is supporting those who claim Council Tax Support with an additional £6million pounds towards pay ...

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Be a good neighbour - how you can help if you overhear domestic abuse

How to help your neighbour if you overhear violent domestic abuseDuring the COVID-19 Pandemic we are all observing the Government guidelines on staying home and staying safe. Unfor ...

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A message from Julie Dore and Greg Fell

Councillor Julie Dore, Leader of Sheffield City Council, said:“With the Easter bank holiday weekend coming up, I want to send my best wishes to everyone in Sheffield and remind the ...

Sheffield Council housing advice and support during COVID-19

Sheffield Council housing advice and support during COVID-19 Rented Council Prop ...

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Sheffield Community Support Services 

Sheffield Community Support ServicesThe Community Support Services for Sheffield has been live since 27th March. The dir ...

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Top ten things to do at home in Sheffield this Easter

With the Easter break coming up and the country continuing to follow national gu ...

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Council approves over a thousand Covid-19 business support grants

Sheffield City Council has received nearly 4,000 applications for business support grants to aid small local businesses ...

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Businesses ignoring restrictions forced to close under new powers

Sheffield City Council and South Yorkshire Police have used new enforcement powers to close two businesses that were ope ...

Social distancing this weekend

Greg Fell, Director of Public Health at Sheffield City Council said:“As we all l ...

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David Bocking on fostering in a global crisis

So, where do snot, dribbling and thumb sucking sit on the official government pu ...

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Cllr Pat Midgley Remembrance Page and Condolences

It is with great sadness that we mark the passing of Councillor Pat Midgley on S ...

Smokefree Sheffield urges smokers to ‘quit for covid’

The initiative aims to educate smokers on the increased risks to themselves and ...

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A letter from Greg Fell to all parents and carers

Have you met 2 Metre Rita and 6 Feet Pete?These are our new superheroes who are here to combat Coronavirus.The Director for Public Health Sheffield, Greg Fell sent a letter to all ...

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A statement from Lord Mayor, Cllr Tony Downing on the passing of Councillor Pat Midgley

Lord Mayor of Sheffield, Councillor Tony Downing, said:“It was with great sadness that I heard that our much loved frien ...

Support for vulnerable people in Sheffield

Sheffield City Council has today launched its community response for Sheffield r ...

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COVID-19 Markets closure

UPDATED 28.03.20 Moor Market closed until further notice The Moor Market is closing its doors to members of the public ...

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Funeral arrangements during coronavirus restrictions

09.04.20: Information updated Updated information and links to guidance for fun ...

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Support Services for those affected by Domestic Abuse

Social distancing and social isolation are going to be hard for everybody. For p ...

Sheffield strength shines through during unprecedented changes

Whilst our city adapts to the changes brought about by Covid-19, positivity and ...

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Closure of face-to-face Council offices

During this difficult and challenging period Sheffield City Council needs to ensure that we are prioritising our service ...

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City events until end of May cancelled or postponed

Following Government restrictions relating to the coronavirus, and to keep peopl ...

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Highway maintenance works during Covid-19

In response to the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic, the council's highway maintenence ...

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Looking after your mental wellbeing during the COVID-19 outbreak

During this time it's important to look after others but it's also important to ...

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Libraries and archives closures

Notice of closure of Libraries and Archives   In response to the Coronavirus pandemic, Sheffield City Council will clo ...

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Advice to businesses: how to provide deliveries and takeaways

We understand that businesses may want to diversify to allow takeaway and delivery provision during this challenging tim ...

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Statement from the Leader of Sheffield City Council on COVID-19

Sheffield City Council has confirmed a comprehensive response to the current cor ...

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Waste collection service update, COVID-19

All waste and recycling services are currently operating as normal. However it i ...

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COVID-19 update on business rates

Sheffield City Council recognises that businesses are facing unprecedented times ...

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Director Public Health Sheffield, Greg Fell statement on COVID-19

Specialists from Public Health England (PHE) are working with Sheffield City Council and NHS colleagues following one co ...