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Victory for local councillors as parkour equipment swings into action

Local councillors today unveiled new Parkour training equipment in Endcliffe Park following a long campaign to provide more facilities for young people. Liberal Democrat councillors for Ecclesall welcomed in the new equipment following a successful application for funding from the Armed Forces. The equipment provides a training facility for Parkour, a French discipline using movement […]

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Sheffield Lib Dems win seats across the city

Sheffield Lib Dems win seats across the city

Local Liberal Democrats have won six seats across Sheffield in local elections held yesterday, including a gain from the Labour Party in Beauchief and Greenhill. Liberal Democrats remain the largest opposition to the Labour Party on Sheffield City Council with 18 seats. In Beauchief and Greenhill, local campaigner Richard Shaw overturned a 750 vote Labour majority to win […]

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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 Greystones were promised the road safety measures in a report released last month; however, the Council have since rescinded their promise and shelved the plans.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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