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Tree-felling work in the city is currently on hold but earlier this year dozens of police officers were sent out to support operations.

Sheffield Council's secret policy for tree-felling revealed

Sheffield Council’s secret contract for the controversial felling of thousands of street trees focuses on minimising maintenance costs while containing no mention of removals only happening as a “last resort” as the authority has repeatedly claimed in the past, The Yorkshire Post can reveal.

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10 Oct 2017....... Feature picture of Sheffield businessman Mark Ritson who had his life saved by a teenage bone marrow donor from Germany. Mark with his wife Lisa and children Iona and Magnus. Picture Scott Merrylees

A teenage stranger saved my life

Businessman Mark Ritson had his life saved by a teenage bone marrow donor from Germany – now he has two children and has run the London Marathon. Chris Burn reports.

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