Save our trees

Trees campaign has exposed Labour’s undemocratic rule of Sheffield

30th September 2017

The street trees campaign has publicly exposed Labour’s undemocratic, one party state, rule of this city. We need to keep hearing more about this campaign not less.

Buses

We need a public transport system that takes us where we need to go

8th September 2017

The anger about cuts to “low demand” bus services across South Yorkshire from September is fully understandable but the cuts…

Air pollution

Sheffield Council should be tougher on air pollution

31st August 2017

If the Council regards health and air quality as high priority, why isn’t it being tougher on air pollution?

The Green Party would get rid of the benefits sanctions regime

25th August 2017

Just one in twenty people of working age are unemployed and the experience is often one of pointless bureaucracy.

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…

Peter Garbutt

World Student Games deficit not ‘settled’

9th August 2017

Labour Cllr Peter Price again says the World Student Games deficit was “settled” in 1992 (Star 2 August). So we…

Incinerator

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…

Traffic

Greens have been pushing for 20mph speed limits since 2008

25th July 2017

Greens have been pushing for 20mph speed limits on all residential roads except main routes since 2008. So the proposed…

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…

Tram

We need to act urgently to get public transport back into public hands

14th July 2017

It’s scandalous that the Sheffield to Rotherham tram-train will now cost £75 million instead of £15 million.