Archive for February, 2016

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Green budget proposals add up

29th February, 2016

In 2014, Green Party councillors made a fully-costed budget proposal to invest in solar panels on council housing. It would … Full Story »

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£9.2 million council cuts due to major contracts

29th February, 2016

Sheffield Green Party has called for a stop to outsourcing and greater scrutiny of major contracts after it was announced … Full Story »

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We need to stay in to reform the EU

29th February, 2016

On June 23 every one of us has an equal vote in the referendum, and an equal chance to have … Full Story »

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Canvassers show their love for the Green Party on Valentine’s Day.

15th February, 2016

There was a fantastic turnout on Sunday, 14th February, for the Green Party City Ward door knocking in Kelham Island. … Full Story »

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Sheffield Greens support junior doctors’ action

11th February, 2016

The Green Party here in Sheffield and across the country supports and applauds the action taken by the junior doctors. … Full Story »

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Opening up the Amey contract

10th February, 2016

In 2012 Sheffield’s new Labour administration signed a Highways Private Finance Initiative (PFI) deal with Amey that will cost taxpayers … Full Story »

Link to Lessons Sheffield Council and Amey should learn from Sandygate Rd saga

Lessons Sheffield Council and Amey should learn from Sandygate Rd saga

9th February, 2016

The restoration of white lines to the centre of Sandygate Rd ends a 7 month saga from which lessons need … Full Story »

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Lib Dems negotiated the Amey tree contract.

3rd February, 2016

Councillor Otten rightly calls for Sheffield City Council to “restore faith by taking responsibility” and bring about a “moratorium on … Full Story »

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Don’t blame the bus drivers!

3rd February, 2016

Drivers have again been getting earache from passengers as buses run late in Sheffield due to roadworks. But they don’t … Full Story »

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How to stop the lights going out.

1st February, 2016

Within the past few days concerns have been raised about whether we have enough electricity generating capacity to keep the … Full Story »