Magid appointed hip-hop artist Otis Mensah as Sheffield’s first Poet Laureate

Broomhill & Sharrow Vale – November / December 2018

11th November 2018

Magid supports local charities Cllr Magid Magid aims to help and inspire people of all ages and backgrounds as Lord…

Kaltum Rivers

Green councillor welcomes call for greater transparency from housing developers

19th September 2018

Councillor Kaltum Rivers has welcomed the strong support received by a petition calling for the council to demand greater transparency from developers when making claims about the affordability of housing

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…

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.

Water tap

Greens call to end evictions for water debts

7th December 2017

Green councillors invited Sheffield City Council to protect council tenants by ending evictions for people who cannot afford to pay their water rates on time.

We need more affordable housing

6th October 2017

Now the Government has weakened Councils’ control over planning permission, it is easier for developers to avoid conditions that create affordable housing

Douglas Johnson

Greens call for urgent review of student accommodation

29th August 2017

Sheffield Green councillors have put a motion to council calling for an urgent review of supply and demand of student accommodation.

Report from July’s Sheffield Council Meeting

7th July 2017

July’s council meeting was the first ordinary full council meeting to be held since the big walk-out of opposition councillors in April.