Category Archives: Local Community

Blogs about the Nether Edge and Sharrow communities

The Liberal Democrats and the Street Trees

The issue of the street trees is very important in Nether Edge and Sharrow. The Council and their contractors, Amey have threaten up to 70% of the trees in the city, many of them in the local area. Both Labour … Continue reading

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Supporting Local Communities and Businesses

We’re delighted that there’s so much positive activity in this area, including: • Various activities in the Lansdowne meeting rooms and at Regather on Club Garden Road. • Sharrow Community Forum, Portland Works and Regather working together on a Community Economy Development Project. • Another great turn-out … Continue reading

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Supporting Local Community Festivals

Once again Sheffield Greens organised the recycling and rubbish collection at Sharrow Festival in Mount Pleasant Park. Green Cllr Sarah Jane Smalley said “It’s great to see so many people out enjoying themselves, and for us to be making a tangible contribution to the festival.” Congratulations to … Continue reading

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Tackling Anti-Social Behaviour

The Abbeydale corridor has continued to suffer from anti-social behaviour over recent months. While local councillors have supported action to try and deal with problems, Sheffield Council has delayed a request for a Public Space Protection Order (PSPO) granting the police more powers. Local Green … Continue reading

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Protecting Roadside Trees

Certain roadside trees are being felled as part of the Streets Ahead contract to resurface Sheffield’s roads and pavements. Many local residents feel they aren’t being listened to by Sheffield Council. Local Green councillors have called for a Sheffield Tree Strategy, including better quality control, proper consultation and an insight … Continue reading

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