Save our trees

“If you’re not turned onto politics, politics will turn on you”

25th August 2017

Yet again we read “Bryan Lodge claims…” This time he says “it could be millions”. Will they share with us…

Alison Teal speaking at Save Sheffield Trees rally

Sheffield tree campaigners won’t appeal injunction

18th August 2017

The defendants in the Sheffield tree felling protest injunction court case, including Green Party Cllr Alison Teal, have decided not to appeal the August 15th judgement.

Alison Teal

Sheffield Greens respond to High Court verdict

15th August 2017

Sheffield Greens are very disappointed that today the High Court ruled in favour of granting an injunction aimed at preventing…

Sheffield Greens Welcome Environment Secretary’s Intervention and Condemn ‘National Embarrassment’ Tree Felling Programme

10th August 2017

Today the Government’s Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra) intervened in the ongoing Sheffield tree felling controversy on…


Expensive and undemocratic contracts need to be seen by the many not the few

25th July 2017

We await the truth behind the GMB leaked e-mail suggesting Veolia have been burning waste due to be recycled since…

Douglas Johnson

The right to protest is a vital part of our democracy

20th July 2017

Sitting through the High Court injunction hearing on Monday, I was struck by the importance of ordinary, dignified people being…

Alison Teal

Sheffield Greens extend support and solidarity to tree campaigners

17th July 2017

The Sheffield Green Party is today extending its unwavering support and solidarity to each of the 8 tree campaigners being brought before the court by Sheffield City Council.

Douglas Johnson

Local people sent clear message against tree-felling in recent by-election

14th July 2017

It’s a mystery why the result of the Nether Edge & Sharrow ward council by-election held on June 22nd has…

Legal threat to elected councillor facing injunction, Monday 17th July

12th July 2017

Sheffield City Council have refused mediation and started injunction proceedings in court against one of its own elected Councillors

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.