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Tree survey results 'unreliable', say Sheffield campaigners

Tree campaigners have accused Sheffield Council of using 'unreliable' survey results to justify tree felling.
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Leslie Binns

South Yorkshire blinded military hero makes second attempt to reach the summit of Mount Everest

Rotherham road surface specialist SteelPhalt is sponsoring South Yorkshire military hero Leslie Binns as he makes a second attempt to reach the summit of Mount Everest.

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Streets Ahead contractors in Western Road.

Sheffield Council lays new pavement around war memorial trees

New paving has been laid around a street of war memorial trees in Sheffield.
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Barry and Claudette White in Larch Hill.

Support for Sheffield tree felling as council releases survey data

Residents of a Sheffield neighbourhood have come out in support of tree felling in the city.
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European Unison composer Ruth Spencer Jolly

WATCH LIVE 10.30AM THURSDAY: Brexit debate and European Unison piano concert on Facebook Live

A Brexit inspired piano concert will get its world premiere with a free public performance in Yorkshire - but we are giving you an exclusive preview on Facebook Live.
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Leigh Bramall has stepped down from his role as deputy leader of Sheffield Council.

‘Personal’ online abuse a factor in deputy leader’s decision to leave Sheffield Council

Sheffield’s outgoing deputy leader has urged people to ‘stop and think’ before posting personal abuse online.

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Cars parked on Blast Lane where double yellow lines will force commuters to park elsewhere

Anger from commuters and businesses as Sheffield Council plans to enforce double yellow lines on city roads

Sheffield Council has approved controversial new parking measures on two city roads despite over 200 angry objections from businesses and employees.
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Peter Turkington, Sheffield's Letting Agent and Private Landlord of the Year

Finest Sheffield landlords recognised at awards ceremony

Private landlords were celebrated in Sheffield at inaugural awards evening.

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Sheffield Hallam MP Nick Clegg

South Yorkshire MP attacks Prime Minster's grammar school expansion plans

A Sheffield MP has joined a new cross-party campaign to derail Theresa May's flagship education reform programme to expand the number of grammar schools in England.

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Sheffield's Millennium Gallery - part of Museums Sheffield

Sheffield MP to meet minister on the 'funding crisis' facing museums and art galleries

A Sheffield MP has criticised the Government for creating a 'funding crisis' by cutting council money meant for museums and art galleries.

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STOCK: Sheffield housing.

Telegraph Voices: Would Sheffield tenants benefit from greater regulation on private rental housing?

This week’s Telegraph Voices feature focuses on the debate around controls on the private rental market.

Opinion
The University Arms public house, Sheffield, United Kingdom, 23rd October 2016. Photo by Glenn Ashley.

University Arms joins roll call of pub assets

The University Arms has become the latest Sheffield pub to be listed as an ‘asset of community value’ - just months after a previous application was turned down.

Lifestyle
Central Library and Graves Art Gallery. Picture: Andrew Roe

Water leak shuts Sheffield art gallery café

The café at the Graves Art Gallery in Sheffield is shut because of a leak - with no date set for reopening.

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The Rt Rev Philip North, the next Bishop of Sheffield

‘Listen to Sheffield when choosing city’s next bishop’

As the task of choosing a new Bishop of Sheffield begins again, the question of which candidate is right for the city will be even higher on the agenda - and this time the process is being watched closely by the Church of England as a whole.

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GMB rep and Sheffield licensed driver Ibrar Hussain

Huge rise in Sheffield taxi drivers travelling to London to get licences

A big spike in the number of Sheffield drivers travelling to London to obtain taxi licences has sparked further concern over regulations.

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Sheffield Council has listed The University Arms as an asset of community value at the second time of asking. Coun Peter Rippon and Coun Jack Scott are pictured with team manager Billy Taylor.

Campaigners' delight as council gives protection to Sheffield pub

Sheffield Council has backed a bid to protect a city pub at the second time of asking.
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Spearmint Rhino in Brown Street, Sheffield.

Council says 'no more strip clubs' in Sheffield

Sheffield Council will not allow any new strip bars or swingers clubs to open in the city under new rules currently being considered.
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Sheffield Council is launching a new public health strategy.

Council aims to add a year to Sheffield residents' lives

Sheffield Council has launched a plan to boost the life expectancy of city residents by a year.
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Sheffield Town Hall

Tell your Sheffield councillors what needs to be done in your area

This is your chance to tell your ward representatives on Sheffield Council what needs to be done where you live.

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Michael Dugher

South Yorkshire MP welcomes talks over ex-miners’ pensions

Michael Dugher, Barnsley East MP, has welcomed news that talks will be held to get a better pension deal for former miners.

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