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Council under attack again as trees up-rooted with just days notice

Sheffield City Council have come under the axe again after another botched consultation on tree felling. Residents across Stannington have complained about the lack of communication regarding plans to fell roadside trees throughout the village. The complaints follow similar outrage about the Labour-run Council’s consultations on tree works across the city. Residents claim that the […]

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Sheffield Labour’s ‘desperate’ library election bid backfires

Sheffield Labour’s ‘desperate’ library election bid backfires

Sheffield Lib Dems have outlined how a desperate last-minute bid from the Sheffield Labour Party to win over voters by pledging support for Stannington Library backfired. In a leaflet titled ‘Stannington Library’s future is now secure’ delivered in the final few days of the local election campaign, there was a promise of “£30,000 over the […]

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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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DPM sees how award winning Sheffield dairy farm has opposition licked

Nick Clegg, Liberal Democrat MP for Sheffield Hallam, visited a Sheffield dairy farm turned award-winning local food producer today, in order to help them celebrate winning a national award. Our Cow Molly, in Dungworth within Nick Clegg’s Sheffield Hallam constituency, was named a national Countryside Champion in the Countryside Alliance ‘Rural Oscars’. They produce fresh […]

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Nick Clegg helps celebrate 15 years of Stannington’s ‘Green Champions’

Nick Clegg, Liberal Democrat MP for Sheffield Hallam, joined Action for Stannington today to help them celebrate 15 years of working to improve their local community. The Deputy Prime Minister even brought a Birthday Cake along to mark the occasion and thank volunteers. Action for Stannington, formed in 1999, are an award winning voluntary group […]

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