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Rough Sleeping Summit brings partners together to find solutions for Sheffield

Bringing together partner organisations from across the country, the event saw key speakers pass on their expertise and discussions held across sectors

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Council co-signs joint open letter to Angela Rayner MP on social housing

A joint letter from the largest council landlords in England has been submitted to government calling for urgent action on social housing.

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Sheffield City Council to mark two years of Race Equality Commission

Today marks two years since the launch of the final report of Sheffield’s Race Equality Commission. Since then, Sheffield City Council has made consistent progress in tackling race inequality in the council and in the city, with plans going forward that aim to make Sheffield an anti-racist city.

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Sheffield helps mark first year of progress for Homewards project

Sheffield is represented alongside its fellow five flagship locations at a special event in Lambeth, London, to mark the anniversary today (Thursday 11 July).

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20 of England’s largest local authority landlords call for the government to save council homes

Since March this year (2024), Sheffield City Council has been working alongside the largest council landlords in England to develop recommendations that can ‘secure the future of England’s council housing’.

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Improvements to Housing Service performance remain top priority as regulatory body issues judgement

A widespread program of improvement to raise the standards of Sheffield City Council’s Housing Service is continuing at pace.

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Sheffield Central General Election Result 2024

Sheffield Central General Election Result 2024

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Sheffield South East General Election Result 2024

Sheffield South East General Election Result 2024

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Penistone and Stocksbridge General Election Result 2024

Penistone and Stocksbridge General Election Result 2024

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Sheffield Brightside and Hillsborough General Election Result 2024

Sheffield Brightside and Hillsborough General Election Result 2024

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Sheffield Hallam General Election Result 2024

Sheffield Hallam General Election Result 2024

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Sheffield Heeley General Election Result 2024

Sheffield Heeley General Election Result 2024

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Bradfield Parish Council By-election – Worrall Ward

Bradfield Parish Council By-election – Worrall Ward

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General Election 2024 – Results are in

The results of the General Election 2024 have been confirmed.

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General Election 2024: Statement of persons nominated

Information regarding the candidates standing at the General Election 2024 in Sheffield is now available.

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Essential overnight roadworks to start on Sheffield Parkway

A series of overnight diversions will be in place for the next three weeks on a section of Sheffield Parkway as essential work takes place to repair bridges at the Handsworth Road interchange.

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Race Equality Partnership for Sheffield appoints Chair

Experienced leadership, diversity and inclusion professional has been appointed as the Chair of the Race Equality Partnership for Sheffield.

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Breaking down barriers: Council partners with SignLive to provide translation and interpretation services

A Deaf-owned and Deaf-led organisation is partnering with the Council to enhance the organisation’s translation and interpretation services.

The Children’s University Festival of Fun

The Children’s University Festival of Fun returning for an action-packed 10th edition

The Children’s University (CU) Festival of Fun is a programme of free taster activities for children and young people, running right across the summer holidays. It allows them to try something new and perhaps discover a new passion.

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Sheffield Voter ID Figures - Local Elections 2024

Kate Josephs, Returning Officer: "The number of people initially turned away because they didn’t have Voter ID was small, compared to the overall number of people who turned out to vote, and it is fantastic to see many of those also returned later with the correct ID."

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Public urged to watch out for online rogue traders

Sheffield residents looking for home improvement services online should be vigilant and check the credibility of businesses before handing over any money, so they don’t become victims of rogue traders. As part of a regional week of action to raise awareness of rogue traders operating online, Sheffield City Council’s trading standards enforcement officers are urging those looking for home maintenance work to check businesses are genuine.

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Foster Care Fortnight 2024 - foster carers celebrated in walk through city

Around 50 people took to the streets of Sheffield to say a big ‘thank you’ to everyone that works tirelessly across the city as a foster carer to look after vulnerable youngsters.

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Ed Sheeran makes surprise visit to Sheffield’s Red Tape Studios

Global star Ed Sheeran surprised young, aspiring musicians at the iconic Red Tape Studios in Sheffield. The Shape of You star met with young people to speak about their experiences and their ambitions for their careers.

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Leader to continue in role as collaborative Council will work together again

Sheffield’s new administration has been formally announced today, with a collaboration between Labour, the Liberal Democrats and the Green Party.

Cllr Jayne Dunn

Welcoming Jayne Dunn the new Right Worshipful Lord Mayor of Sheffield

Cllr Jayne Dunn has been voted in as the new Right Worshipful Lord Mayor of Sheffield and inaugurated at Sheffield City Council’s Annual General Meeting.

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Making Council meetings more accessible: A new approach to public questions puts residents at heart of democracy

A new approach to how the public can submit questions for Council meetings could be introduced to make decision making more accessible.  

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Foster Care Fortnight 2024 – we want to say thanks for everything our carers do

We would like to say a great big ‘thank you’ to all of our wonderful foster carers as Foster Care Fortnight 2024 swings into action.

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Beauchief and Greenhill Election Result 2024

Beauchief and Greenhill Election Result 2024

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Beighton Election Result 2024

Beighton Election Result 2024

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Birley Election Result 2024

Birley Election Result 2024

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Broomhill and Sharrow Vale Election Result 2024

Broomhill and Sharrow Vale Election Result 2024

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Burngreave Election Result 2024

Burngreave Election Result 2024