Martin Phipps

Heart of the City – Unaffordable?

15th March 2018

The new Heart of the City 2 ideas are an incoherent mess. We’ve got to a stage where if a…

Green Councillors Alison Teal, Douglas Johnson, Rob Murphy and Magid

Sheffield Greens council budget amendment

7th March 2018

Sheffield Green councillors today (7th March) proposed their amendment to the council’s budget.

Shock at severe pruning of Fitzalan Square trees

5th March 2018

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.

Green Councillor features on BBC’s Inside Out

5th March 2018

Cllr Alison Teal, well-known for her criticism of methods employed by Sheffield Council’s roads contractor Amey, was featured on BBC’s Inside Out

Sheffield Townhall

Cut political spin from Sheffield Town Hall

22nd February 2018

The dictatorial council increasingly use spin doctors to try and cover up their failings

Cllr Magid

A vibrant council meeting with Cllr Magid

9th February 2018

Cllr Magid made an impact at a busy and vibrant meeting of the full Council on 7th February

Cllr Magid

Green Party councillor to chair full council meeting for first time

7th February 2018

Cllr Magid, Deputy Lord Mayor, will chair the full meeting of Sheffield City Council – a new first for the Green Party in Sheffield

Cllrs Douglas Johnson and Alison Teal

Greens Call for Young Care Leavers to be Given a Better Start

30th January 2018

Sheffield Greens have called for young people leaving care to be given a council tax break until they are aged 25.

Douglas Johnson

Greens call financing decision in for scrutiny

22nd January 2018

The Council will spend about £79 million next year on the Streets Ahead contract, about double the £39 million spent on highway maintenance in 2011-12, the year before the Highways PFI contract was signed.

Douglas Johnson

It is time to end the unfair treatment of Council tenants

16th January 2018

January is the time of year when many of us have to face up to debt problems – not having enough coming in to meet the outgoings.