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Green Party broadly welcomes Sheffield Fairness Commission report

4th February, 2013

Sheffield Green Party has broadly welcomed the Fairness Commission report  and its recommendations for action. Spokesperson Jason Leman comments : … Full Story »

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Councillor Murphy says cuts are a disgrace.

13th January, 2013

Comment by Green Councillor Rob Murphy on today’s announcement regarding massive cuts to Council services. “The cuts being made to … Full Story »

Link to Benefits under attack. Councillor Duncan Kerr on the Welfare Reform act.

Benefits under attack. Councillor Duncan Kerr on the Welfare Reform act.

12th January, 2013

On 9th January Councillor Duncan Kerr gave an excellent talk on the Welfare Reform Act. He showed that this is … Full Story »

Link to Greens say more action needed for the low-paid and those on benefits

Greens say more action needed for the low-paid and those on benefits

10th January, 2013

 Commenting on the living wage proposals for today’s Sheffield Council Cabinet meeting, local Greens’ chairperson Jon Ashe said “We’ve been … Full Story »

Link to Greens call for second homes tax windfall to help the poorest

Greens call for second homes tax windfall to help the poorest

18th December, 2012

Sheffield Green Party has called for the £2m raised by ending council tax discounts for owners of empty homes to … Full Story »

Link to Peter Tatchell to speak on Wednesday 5th

Peter Tatchell to speak on Wednesday 5th

3rd December, 2012

The Exchange presents Peter Tatchell, University of Sheffield Arts Tower, Lecture Theatre 9, 6.30-8pm, Wednesday 5th December The Australian-born, veteran … Full Story »

Link to End the Kier contract in 2014 to help protect most vulnerable

End the Kier contract in 2014 to help protect most vulnerable

6th November, 2012

Sheffield’s Green Councillors have called for the Council to bring its building repair and maintenance (currently contracted with Kier) back … Full Story »

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The Living Wage should apply to all

6th November, 2012

  On November 7th the Council administration will recommend that all directly employed Council staff will be paid a Living … Full Story »

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