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New Apprentices give a £10,750,000 boost to Sheffield businesses

New Apprentices give a £10,750,000 boost to Sheffield businesses

Nick Clegg, Liberal Democrat MP for Sheffield Hallam, is calling for more local businesses to take on an apprentice, after new research revealed the extent of the benefits involved. Every time a local company hires an apprentice, their bottom line gets an average boost of £1,972. This happens immediately, while the apprentice is being trained, […]

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Sheffield Labour party under attack over £60,000 Council spin doctor

Sheffield Labour party under attack over £60,000 Council spin doctor

Sheffield City Council have been blasted for advertising for a Council spin doctor on a staggering £60,000 salary. The Labour-run Council are currently recruiting a new Head of Communications advertised at a salary of £54,250 – £58,225. The appointment has provoked controversy as Labour politicians continue to claim that they cannot find funding to keep […]

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Edward McMillan-Scott MEP launches Euro election battle

Last weekend Edward McMillan-Scott, Lib Dem MEP for Yorkshire and the Humber, launched the Sheffield Liberal Democrats’ European election campaign. Ahead of what will be crucial elections in May, Edward McMillan-Scott set out the Lib Dems case for ensuring Britain remains a member of the European Union. First elected as an MEP in 1984, Edward […]

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Nick Clegg learns what’s brewing for ‘Le Tour’ in High Bradfield

Today Nick Clegg, Liberal Democrat MP for Sheffield Hallam, visited an award winning brewery in his constituency which is set to see the Tour de France come past their front door on 6th July. Nick was at Bradfield Brewery to talk about their plans for the upcoming Tour de France. He also talked saw for […]

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Nick Clegg and Sir Trevor Brooking hit the back of the net in Stannington

Nick Clegg MP saw schoolchildren hit the back of the net in Sheffield as part of an FA Tesco Skills session today. The Deputy Prime Minister and FA Director of Football Development Sir Trevor Brooking visited Stannington Infants School and looked on as expert FA coaches put the pupils through their paces. With half of […]

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