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General Election result – Sheffield Central

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SURNAME OTHER NAMES DESCRIPTION VOTES BENNETT Natalie Green Party  3848 BLOMFIELD Paul Christopher Labour Party  33963 CARRINGTON Jack Patrick The Yorkshire Party  197 COOK Dominic Michael UK Independence Party (UKIP)  1060 MOHAMMED Shaffaq Liberal Democrats  2465 MORAN Robert Edward Pirate Party UK  91 ROE Stephanie The Conservative Party  6215 WESTNIDGE Joe Social Democratic Party  38 Electorate: 77,560 Turnout:  %

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General Election result – Sheffield Hallam

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  SURNAME OTHER NAMES DESCRIPTION VOTES CLEGG Nick Liberal Democrats  19756 O’MARA Jared Labour Party  21881 ROBIN Logan Green Party  823 THURLEY John Gordon UK Independence Party (UKIP)  929 WALKER Ian Geoffrey The Conservative Party  13561 WINSTONE Steven Dominic Social Democratic Party  70 Electorate: 73,455 Turnout:  77.8%

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General Election result – Sheffield South East

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  SURNAME OTHER NAMES DESCRIPTION VOTES BETTS Clive James Charles Labour Party  25520 CAWREY Lindsey Ann The Conservative Party  13722 DAWSON Dennise Ann UK Independence Party (UKIP)  2820 OBEROI Ishleen Social Democratic Party  102 ROSS Colin Arthur Liberal Democrats  1432 Electorate: 68,945  Turnout:  63.4%

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General Election result – Sheffield Heeley

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  SURNAME OTHER NAMES DESCRIPTION VOTES DENBY Howard UK Independence Party (UKIP)  1977 GREGORY Gordon Christopher The Conservative Party  12696 HAIGH Louise Labour Party  26524 OBEROI Jaspreet Social Democratic Party  64 OTTEN Joe Liberal Democrats  2022 WALSH Declan Paul Green Party  943 Electorate: 68,040 Turnout:  64.87%

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General Election result – Brightside & Hillsborough

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SURNAME OTHER NAMES DESCRIPTION VOTES CLEMENT-JONES Simon William Liberal Democrats  1061 DRIVER Mike Workers Revolutionary Party  137 FURNISS Gill Labour Party  28193 GILLIGAN KUBO Christine Green Party  737 HARPER Shane UK Independence Party (UKIP)  2645 NAUGHTON Michael James The Conservative Party  9050 RAHMAN Muzafar Social Democratic Party  47 Electorate: 70,344 Turnout:  59.62%

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Sheffield joins Geneva and Lisbon as one of Europe’s most impressive travel spots

Steamyard on Division Street

6 June 2017 Sheffield has been crowned as the  Emerging City Destination of the Year 2017 for Europe by tourist bible The Luxury Travel Guide. The guide, which seeks out the most impressive destinations, accommodation and hospitality across the globe, praised the city’s museums, galleries, theatres and great outdoors. And it said that our city was “undergoing a quiet renaissance for luxury ...

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Statement following London attack

5 June 2017 Councillor Julie Dore, Leader of Sheffield City Council, said: “It’s with great sadness that we are talking about another appalling attack less than two weeks after the horrifying events in Manchester. Our hearts go out to the victims, families and everyone affected. It has been a devastating couple of weeks but it is important to remember that ...

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Art in the Gardens returns for 2017

Rob Walker outside the Crucible

5 June 2017 Artists from Sheffield and beyond are invited to take part in this year’s Portraits of Distinction competition, as part of the annual Art in the Gardens festival. Back for a 14th year, Art in the Gardens will see around 300 artists and craft workers, exhibiting more than 4,000 pieces of their work, at Sheffield’s Botanical Gardens on ...

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Run Routes – meet leader Laura Inglis

Laura Inglis leading a run group in Bradfield

1 June 2017 “Running is a fabulous thing to do in Sheffield – and the new Run Routes make it even better.” That’s the view of Laura Inglis, 31, a qualified running coach who will be leading sessions on the new Run Routes at various locations across the city. Laura, who lives in Crookes, organises runs at Shire Brook nature ...

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Become a Volunteer Ride Leader with HSBC UK Guided Rides

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31 May 2017 British Cycling is on the hunt for cyclists to volunteer with a new led ride programme coming to Sheffield this summer. If you love cycling and are passionate about getting more people on their bikes, there’s no better time to become a Ride Leader with HSBC UK Guided Rides. Guided Rides are rolling out across major towns ...

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Major study launched into M1 connectivity

A major feasibility study into Junction 33 and 34 has been launched

  30 May 2017 Originally released by WSP Professional services and engineering consultancy WSP has been appointed by Sheffield City Council in partnership with Rotherham Borough Council to lead on a study that will define the business case for a Sheffield City Region ‘Innovation Corridor’. The company will assess the options and develop plans to reduce congestion and improve connectivity ...

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Nether Edge and Sharrow By-election

The candidates for the Sheffield City Council Nether Edge & Sharrow by-election, to take place on Thursday 22nd June 2017, are as follows: Shahid Ali (Liberal Democrats) Jim Steinke (Labour Party) Rob Unwin (Green Party)

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Seventeen prosecuted for wrongful use of blue badge

Blue badges give the holder a chance to park in earmarked bays

24 May 2007 Seventeen people have been ordered to pay a total of £8,810 after wrongfully using blue badges issued to disabled relatives so they could park for free in Sheffield. Sheffield Magistrates’ Court heard on Tuesday how blue badges issued to relatives including a 90-year-old pensioner and a five-year-old school pupil had been used by motorists including a University ...

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Care leavers celebrate becoming young leaders

Care leavers on residential

24 May 2017 Issued on behalf of The Brathay Trust Five care leavers from Sheffield are celebrating their progress towards becoming young leaders. The 17 to 20 year-olds have completed a six-month programme, and a four day residential in the Lake District, as part of an effective leadership qualification. Four others were also successful in completing some of the modules ...

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Vigil for the victims of the Manchester attack

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23 May 2017 A vigil for the victims of the Manchester attack will be held in the Peace Gardens at 6pm this evening. Speakers will include Sheffield’s Lord Mayor, Councillor Anne Murphy, and Councillor Julie Dore, Leader of Sheffield City Council. People are invited to lay flowers as a show of solidarity. A Book of Condolence is also open in ...

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