Meet your Sheffield European election candidates

May 16, 2019

With the European elections looming, candidates from across the political spectrum are hoping to win over voters, with Brexit being the hottest topic. ShefNews has spoken to various candidates to provide an overview of what each party stands for. Liberal Democrats...

Home office rejects offer for Battle of Orgreave enquiry

Mar 7, 2019

An offer by the Bishop of Sheffield to set up an independent panel to scrutinise police action during the Battle of Orgreave, has been rejected by the home secretary Sajid Javid. The Right Rev Dr Peter Wilcox said he had large amounts of public support from...

Transport in the North: MPs demand more funding

Nov 7, 2017

Several northern MPs took to the House of Commons to demand more investment on transport funding for the north of England last night. In a debate that was not attended by Transport Secretary Chris Grayling, MPs highlighted the funding disparity between London and the...

20mph speed limit to be rolled out in Sheffield City Centre

Oct 17, 2017

Sheffield City Council will introduce a 20mph speed limit in the city centre following strong public backing to the recent consultation.   A 20mph speed limit will now be rolled out before the end of the year on hundreds of streets in Sheffield city centre in a bid to...