Charlie McGrath

Journalism student at the University of Sheffield.
Sheffield Post Sent Into Space

Sheffield Post Sent Into Space

Hundreds of children’s postcards have been sent from Sheffield to their destinations via space. Behind the launch was the Sheffield-based business Sent Into Space, who specialise in near-space exploration and high altitude videography. The postcards were put in a box,...

“Damaging air” in Sheffield causing 525 deaths a year

“Damaging air” in Sheffield causing 525 deaths a year

Air pollution is damaging the quality of life in Sheffield city centre, a leading campaigner has warned. Peter Sephton, the chair of the Sheffield City Centre Residents Action Group, believes the council must do more to tackle the issue. He said: “The City Council, as...

Chesterfield announce further pre-season fixtures

Chesterfield announce further pre-season fixtures

Chesterfield will face a host of local opposition in their pre-season fixtures. Their summer begins with a trip to Sheffield FC at the Coach & Horses ground on July 4 before making the trip to Matlock Town two days later. They then face an away trip to Matlock,...

Sheffield to host Boccia England Cup Finals

Sheffield to host Boccia England Cup Finals

Sheffield will host the Boccia England Cup Finals at the English Institute of Sport this weekend. Around 180 players have entered across eight regional competitions and the best 40 have progressed to the final stages this weekend. The first rounds will take place on...

Air pollution experts meet to tackle dangers in Sheffield

Air pollution experts meet to tackle dangers in Sheffield

Pollution experts are meeting at the University of Sheffield's Student Union next week to call for action against the danger of air pollution in Sheffield. In Sheffield nitrogen dioxide (NO2) pollution is above the legal EU limit and is estimated to cause 500 deaths...

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