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Sheffield is to become the latest UK Smart City

Feb 27, 2020

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...

Protestors march in memory of Rustlings Road Trees

Nov 22, 2017

Over one hundred people marched last Friday for the one-year anniversary of the Rustlings Road tree fellings in Sheffield. Supporters of all ages came together in a candlelit walk, starting at 203 Rustlings Road and ending in Endcliffe Park, led by Sheffield Tree...

Aung San Suu Kyi stripped of Freedom of Sheffield.

Nov 2, 2017

  Sheffield City Council decided last night to strip Myanmar’s de facto leader, Aung San Suu Kyi, of the Freedom of Sheffield award because of her response to the Rohingya refugee crisis. Ms Suu Kyi was awarded the highest honour by Sheffield City Council in 2005...

New Lord Mayor sheds tears during her first public speech

May 17, 2017   The new Lord Mayor was brought to tears during her inauguration speech earlier today. Labours Coun Anne Murphy was emotional when speaking about her struggles with the loss of close family members...



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