Martin Phipps

Martin Phipps, Sheffield Green Party candidate for City Ward, said,

“I was shocked to see that the four plane trees in Fitzalan Square have been so severely pruned that all the branches are now gone! There are few enough trees in the city centre as it is. It says something about the council that they have ignored nearly 3000 people who signed the petition about this, the many comments on the planning application, and the advice of the Council’s own tree manager.”

The petition against the felling is at nearly 3000 signatures:


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