Green Party activists with banner outside DWP offices

Chancellor must not cut Universal Credit

27th February 2021

Dear Editor, The Sheffield Stop and Scrap Universal Credit campaign, which Sheffield Green Party is part of, is calling on…

Allotment fires and smoke

27th February 2021

Cllr Paul Turpin has written to the press about allotment fires and smoke.   Dear Editor, In a brand new…

Christine Gilligan Kubo (l) at the S6 Foodbank

Help the NHS this New Year

1st January 2021

In 2020 we helped and supported each other while acting responsibly and we need to carry that through into 2021.…

Bernard Little in front of a Welcome to Walkley sign

Shop local to protect your local communities

29th November 2020

Bernard Little writes … Dear Editor, While many businesses had to keep their doors closed, UK tax avoiding Amazon raked…

Cllr Paul Turpin with Green Party leader Sian Berry at the Inner Ring Road

Now is not the time to roll back environmental progress

18th November 2020

Councillor Paul Turpin writes …. Sheffield City Council announced a pause on plans for the citywide Clean Air Zone (CAZ) citing…

Survey shows people want spending on social care and hospital services

12th October 2020

Thank you for the Big Conversation survey on the impact of lockdown. As an NHS Responder volunteer, most of my…

Douglas Johnson

Council leadership must take action to address Hanover tower whitewash

1st October 2020

After the horror of the Grenfell fire in June 2017, senior Sheffield Council officials moved quickly to reassure tenants that all its tower blocks were safe.  They soon back-tracked after plastic cladding on Hanover Tower in Broomhall failed fire safety tests.

Declan Walsh

Local independent businesses are the lifeblood of our communities

23rd July 2020

Local pubs, restaurants and other independent businesses are the lifeblood of our communities. They pay their taxes and your money stays in the local economy.

Is SCC Using Coronavirus To Avoid Scrutiny?

13th July 2020

Sheffield City Council has been failing to uphold the principle of open government since lockdown was introduced in March.

Douglas Johnson

Government spending on home insulation is very welcome

7th July 2020

News of the Government spending £3 billion pounds on insulation is very welcome. This is something that Greens have wanted for many years.