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Site Terms & Conditions

Please read these terms and conditions carefully before using this site.

General disclaimer

The Sheff News site is managed by the Sheffield City Council Communication Service on behalf of Sheffield City Council.  The site provides general information which does not constitute professional advice.

Whilst we make every effort to maintain the accuracy and provide clear information on this site we cannot accept responsibility for any claim, loss or damage which may occur from the use of the information.  The reader assumes full responsibility for using this web site and by using our site you accept these terms.   

External links

Links to external (non sites from this site are for information only and we accept no responsibility or liability for information contained on any site which is linked from or to this site.

Some of the content that we link to is generated by members of the public. The views expressed are those of the public and unless specifically stated are not those of Sheffield City Council.

External links are selected, reviewed and live when the page they are on is published.  If you think that there are any errors or out of date information, please email the Sheff News Team with full details.

Copyright notice

All text, photographic images, icons, artwork, graphic images or other materials within the site domains, unless otherwise stated, are © copyright Sheffield City Council or other third parties under Section I of the Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988. The date on which such copyright is asserted is the date on which a relevant web page was last modified or as otherwise stated on any specific document.

Sheffield City Council owns the copyright in its logo, coat of arms and all other promotional logos which appear on this website or elsewhere (unless a promotional logo is owned by a third party, in which case the owner of the copyright in such logo will be identified separately). Unauthorised use of these by others is prohibited. The Sheffield City Council logo is a registered trademark under the Trade Marks Act 1994.

Re-use of content of this website

Unless stated otherwise on any specific document or web page, the Council has no objection to the use of the text in such document or web page for the purposes of any, media, personal or educational use or private research. 

If you use any of our web page content (in full or in part) in any publication, documentation or report (on or offline), please include appropriate recognition of the origin of the material as being that belonging to Sheffield City Council and assert the copyright of Sheffield City Council where appropriate using the following phrase:

© Copyright of Sheffield City Council [dated with the date of publication]

together with a link to our home page at