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Volunteering groups to run cleanup after storm Dennis

Volunteering groups to run cleanup after storm Dennis

Volunteering groups are working on cleanup sessions, following the disruption by storms in the past two weeks. River Stewardship Company, joined with Sheffield Volunteering, is to clean up the debris left after storm Ciara and storm Dennis on 14 March. This is one of...

Sheffield is to become the latest UK Smart City

Sheffield is to become the latest UK Smart City

Sheffield’s highway network is expected to undertake a digital overhaul by the city’s highways contractor, Amey, and Smart City operator Connexin this spring.  Thousands of individual sensors communicating wirelessly will be deployed to the city’s streets, informing...

University anti-racism campaign finally gets the go-ahead

University anti-racism campaign finally gets the go-ahead

A new society to fight against racism has finally been given the go-ahead after a battle from students to prove it was needed. The University of Sheffield Students Union  launched  “Stand Up To Racism” today. Saomai, one of the founding members of the society, said:...

Dementia patients need more help, says support worker

Dementia patients need more help, says support worker

Frustrated support workers complained that Sheffield does not providing good enough care for its 7000 dementia patients. The dementia friendly café session was held this Afternoon at Kelham Island Museum – part of a programme running since last summer. Richard Mackay,...

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