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Traditional fun for all the family at city’s May Fayre

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15 May 2017 Enjoy a day of traditional family fun at this year’s Weston Park May Fayre, taking place on Sunday 21 May. Attractions are set to include live music on the restored Victorian bandstand, classic and vintage cars, art and craft activities, a vintage and artisan craft marquee, children’s rides, an exhibition from the National Fairground and Circus Archive, ...

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Joint operation as part of week of action to tackle rogue trading

Sheffield Town Hall

12 May 2017 Officers from Sheffield Trading Standards and South Yorkshire Police were out in force this week, in a targeted operation against rogue traders believed to be responsible for a string of incidents across the city. The operation was organised after elderly and vulnerable residents in Sheffield were targeted and conned into paying out thousands of pounds for unnecessary ...

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Signed football banner gives mayor’s charities a boost

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12 May 2017 Sheffield United football manager Chris Wilder has shown he’s a good sport by signing the banner which celebrated the Blades’ promotion for the Lord Mayor’s charity. The Blades boss put his name, and the initials UTB, to the banner which hung outside Sheffield’s Town Hall when the Blades celebrated their return to the championship last week. The ...

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Statement of persons nominated: Sheffield South East

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12 May 2017 Election of Member of Parliament for the Sheffield South East Constituency NOTICE OF POLL Notice is hereby given that the following persons have been and stand validly nominated: SURNAME OTHER NAMES HOME ADDRESS DESCRIPTION (if any) NAMES OF THE PROPOSER (P), SECONDER (S) AND THE PERSONS WHO SIGNED THE NOMINATION PAPER Betts Clive James Charles Newlands, High ...

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Statement of persons nominated: Sheffield Heeley

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12 May 2017 Election of Member of Parliament for the Sheffield Heeley Constituency NOTICE OF POLL Notice is hereby given that the following persons have been and stand validly nominated: SURNAME OTHER NAMES HOME ADDRESS DESCRIPTION (if any) NAMES OF THE PROPOSER (P), SECONDER (S) AND THE PERSONS WHO SIGNED THE NOMINATION PAPER Denby Howard (address in Carmarthen East & ...

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Statement of persons nominated: Sheffield Hallam

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12 May 2017 Election of Member of Parliament for the Sheffield Hallam Constituency NOTICE OF POLL Notice is hereby given that the following persons have been and stand validly nominated:  SURNAME OTHER NAMES HOME ADDRESS DESCRIPTION (if any) NAMES OF THE PROPOSER (P), SECONDER (S) AND THE PERSONS WHO SIGNED THE NOMINATION PAPER Clegg Nick 25 King Edwards, Sheffield, S6 ...

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Statement of persons nominated: Sheffield Central

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12 May 2017 Election of Member of Parliament for the Sheffield Central Constituency NOTICE OF POLL Notice is hereby given that the following persons have been and stand validly nominated: SURNAME OTHER NAMES HOME ADDRESS DESCRIPTION (if any) NAMES OF THE PROPOSER (P), SECONDER (S) AND THE PERSONS WHO SIGNED THE NOMINATION PAPER Bennett Natalie 86 Stafford Street, Sheffield, S2 ...

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Statement of persons nominated: Sheffield Brightside and Hillsborough

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12 May 2017 Election of Member of Parliament for the Sheffield Brightside & Hillsborough Constituency NOTICE OF POLL Notice is hereby given that the following persons have been and stand validly nominated: :SURNAME OTHER NAMES HOME ADDRESS DESCRIPTION (if any) NAMES OF THE PROPOSER (P), SECONDER (S) AND THE PERSONS WHO SIGNED THE NOMINATION PAPER Clement-Jones Simon William 143 Rushdale ...

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Statement of persons nominated: Penistone and Stocksbridge

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12 May 2017 Election of Member of Parliament for the Penistone and Stocksbridge Constituency: NOTICE OF POLL Notice is hereby given that the following persons have been and stand validly nominated: SURNAME OTHER NAMES HOME ADDRESS DESCRIPTION (if any) NAMES OF THE PROPOSER (P), SECONDER (S) AND THE PERSONS WHO SIGNED THE NOMINATION PAPER Baker Penny 284 Stannington Road, Sheffield, ...

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Owners of 20 husky dogs fined again over noise

11 May 2017 A couple has been fined more than £2,400 for ignoring a noise abatement notice issued by Sheffield City Council’s environmental protection service – for the second time. Stephen and Lynette Hinchliffe, of Armitage Road, Sheffield, pleaded guilty and on Tuesday (9 May) and were fined £750 each, with costs of £800 being awarded to the Council as ...

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Taking a look inside Google’s new digital garage

The new Digital Garage on Pinstone Street

12 May 2017 Google’s new digital garage has only been open for a couple of weeks but it has already put hundreds of Sheffielders on the path to social media enlightenment. Sheffield Newsroom went along to find out what the free tutorials are all about, and found it wasn’t the only one getting digital on its lunchtime. It’s somewhat fitting ...

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Sheffield to host 2017 HSBC UK National Circuit Championships

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10 May 2017 British Cycling today (Wednesday 10 May) announced that Sheffield: The Outdoor City will host the 2017 HSBC UK | National Circuit Championships. The championships on Wednesday, 19 July will bring an exciting evening of bike racing to the city, in which men’s and women’s titles will be decided. One of the highlights of the elite road racing calendar, the ...

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Groundbreaking ceremony marks the start of construction of new HSBC office

Council chief executive John Mothersole and COO of HSBC James Emmett break the ground on phase one of the Sheffield Retail Quarter

9 May 2017 Construction has begun on HSBC’s new office in the Sheffield Retail Quarter, with the important milestone marked by a ground breaking ceremony attended by James Emmett, Chief Operating Officer (COO) at HSBC Bank plc. Julie Dore, Leader of Sheffield City Council, and John Mothersole, chief executive  of SCC were also in attendance at the ceremony which was also attended by ...

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Bigger and better Cliffhanger set for city centre return

British Bouldering Championships 2016 in Devonshire Green

9 May 2017 Details have been announced for this year’s Cliffhanger festival in Sheffield – and it’s set to return bigger and better than ever. The event, sponsored by the Sheffield BID (Business Improvement District) and billed as Sheffield’s inner city festival dedicated to celebrating the outdoors, is set to be held at locations including the Peace Gardens, Tudor Square, ...

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Film students profile work of Sheffield Housing Company

Council housing roofing work

Film students Matt Morgan and Joe Gist took to the streets to find out how the work of Sheffield Housing Company (SHC) has been affecting people across the city.  The Sheffield Hallam students interviewed home buyers and tenants, apprentices and workers on the project and members of the community in areas where SHC is building new homes. The results of ...

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