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Local outrage at 20mph snub forces public meeting

Local outrage at 20mph snub forces public meeting

Local councillors will host a public meeting tomorrow, following outrage at Sheffield City Council’s decision to drop a proposed 20mph zone for the Greystones area. Liberal Democrat councillors in Ecclesall called the meeting after the Labour-run Council shelved plans for the agreed Greystones 20 mph zone, sparking local outrage. Council officers claim the programme has […]

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Call to community for public meeting backing local business

Call to community for public meeting backing local business

Businesses in Ecclesall are being encouraged to attend a meeting organised by local councillors to discuss how they can support and assist them. The public meeting, which will be held at Millhouses Methodist Church, will take place this Thursday at 18:30. Local Liberal Democrat councillors have arranged to meeting to allow local businesses to network, […]

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Local outrage as Greystones 20mph zone shelved by Town Hall bosses

Local residents have been left outraged as Labour politicians on Sheffield City Council shelved plans for a 20 mph zone in Greystones. Greystones were promised the road safety measures in a report released last month; however, the Council have since rescinded their promise and shelved the plans. Instead a new zone will be progressed within […]

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Labour councillors block fair deal for Sheffield communities

Labour councillors block fair deal for Sheffield communities

Today Labour councillors denied Sheffield communities a fair deal by voting to return the Council to a ‘favoured areas’ policy when it comes to distributing investment  – which will see some communities receive less than 30p per person. In a crucial vote at today’s Full Council meeting, Labour councillors voted through controversial plans to replace […]

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Local pressure forces Council u-turn on former school playing fields

Local pressure forces Council u-turn on former school playing fields

Local residents gave a cautious welcome to plans agreed by Sheffield City Council’s planning board for the site of the former Abbeydale Grange School. The plans approved by the planning board today, grant permission to build new homes on the site of the demolished school and the old Bannerdale Education Centre, but protect vital green […]

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