Sheffield City, England Newswire (Page 3)

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  1. New report highlights three top priorities for Sheffield City Region...Read the original story

    Mar 7, 2018 | PressReleasePoint

    Introducing a 'clean air charge', addressing skills gaps and bolstering the city region's commercial centres, should be top of the Sheffield City Region metro mayor's to-do list when they take office in May this year. This is according to new analysis published today by the think tank Centre for Cities, which sets out three policy priorities to help the new metro mayor hit the ground running from the start of their term.


  2. Contractors prevented from working on controversial Sheffield elm by protestRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2018 | Andover Advertiser

    Protesters are claiming victory after contractors were prevented from working on an elm which has become one of the symbols of the long-running battle over street tree felling in Sheffield. Around 40 people with banners ringed the Chelsea Road Elm, in the Nether Edge area of the city, on Monday as a team arrived to "prune" the tree.


  3. Men's Hockey: City of York I closing in on top spot in North League div 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2018 | York Press

    CITY of York men's first team moved to within one point of North Hockey League division one leaders Lindum after another unbeaten double-header. The Minster city side first had to weather a late onslaught to secure a 4-3 win at eighth-placed Chapeltown before a 3-3 home draw with Stockton 24 hours later.


  4. MP Dan Jarvis to stand for Sheffield City Region mayorRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2018 | Newsday

    The former soldier said he would try to remain in his post as MP for Barnsley Central if elected on 3 May. Mr Jarvis, 45, who has previously campaigned for a Yorkshire-wide devolution deal, is the third Labour party member to join the race. "Our soon-to-be-elected Sheffield City Region mayor will be key to unlocking the investment that our region needs: our transport, broadband, education and training systems are not fit for the challenges of the 21st Century.


  5. Sheffield tree fellers assault allegation investigatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2018 | Newsday

    More than 5,000 trees have been cut down in the city as part of a council approved programme attracting a storm of criticism. A South Yorkshire Police spokesperson said: "Officers have carried out forensic tests and have spoken to a number of witnesses regarding this matter and inquiries are ongoing."


  6. 'Revolutionary' investment plan for northern transportRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2018 | Andover Advertiser

    Seven "corridors of opportunity" have been identified where the movement of people and goods across the region could be improved. This includes the route from the Port of Liverpool to the Humber ports, via Cheshire, Greater Manchester and the Sheffield City Region, and between non-carbon energy and research centres in Cumbria, north Lancashire, North Yorkshire and the North East.


  7. Sheffield tree protesters will be removed using 'reasonable force'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2018 | BBC News

    Darren Butt, account director with Amey, said: "Our first priority is to keep people safe and within the law by reminding them to stay out of the safety zones, so we can complete our work for the benefit of everyone in Sheffield." Mr Butt said the firm was acting on legal advice and had held talks with Sheffield City Council and South Yorkshire Police.


  8. Tracy Brabin, Batley and Spen MP, supported a devolution deal for the whole of YorkshireRead the original story

    Jan 9, 2018 | Thetelegraphand Argus

    A ONE Yorkshire devolution deal would be looked at by the government, but only after South Yorkshire councils agreed to implementing the Sheffield City Region deal along with an elected mayor, due to take place in May this year. Northern Powerhouse Minister Jake Berry was answering Barnsley MP Dan Jarvis' motion in Westminster Hall this afternoon where Mr Jarvis asked that the Sheffield City Region mayoral election be postponed until 2020 while negotiations for a wider Yorkshire deal, including that for Humberside, be progressed.


  9. Archaeologists uncover lost history of Sheffields medieval castleRead the original story

    Dec 21, 2017 | PressReleasePoint

    Researchers uncover history of Sheffield Castle - one of the most significant in the north of medieval England - in the vaults of a museum Castle was home to Sir John Talbot , described as one of the last knights of chivalry and immortalised by Shakespeare as the valiant Lord Talbot Archaeologists at the University of Sheffield have uncovered the forgotten history of one of northern England's most significant medieval castles. The study, led by Professor John Moreland, Professor Dawn Hadley and Dr Gareth Dean from the University of Sheffield's Department of Archaeology, in collaboration with archaeological specialists in the city, has found new evidence for the history of Sheffield Castle - in the vaults of Sheffield museum.


  10. E.on Uk Plc-Power Plants and Swot Analysis, 2017 UpdateRead the original story

    Dec 18, 2017 |

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  11. York refuses to renew Uber licenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2017 | ITV

    A committee at the City of York Council cited the number of complaints it had received about the service and a recent well-publicised data protection breach as reasons for the decision. The company has 21 days to make a decision on whether to appeal the committee's decision and can continue to operate in York until its licence expires or the appeal is heard.


  12. Taxi for Uber! Another blow for app as York is latest UK city to refuse licenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2017 | Thetelegraphand Argus

    Transport for London refused to renew Uber's licence on the grounds of "public safety and security implications" in September and Sheffield suspended the company's licence last week. A committee at the City of York Council cited the number of complaints it had received about the service and a recent well-publicised data protection breach as reasons for the decision.


  13. Uber BANNED by third major UK cityUBER has been refused a...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2017 | Daily Star

    York City council refused to renew Uber's license to operate in the city in a dramatic decision that could threaten the future of cab-sharing apps. Citing data breaches and complaints, councillors stunned the Silicon Valley firm by voting in favour of suspending its license, in northeast England.


  14. Winters stars in Snow Frills MeetRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2017 | Thetelegraphand Argus

    City of Bradford Swimming Club's Archie Dunne won three gold medals and two silvers at the Sheffield Snow Frills Meet at Ponds Forge CITY of Bradford members came home with a slew of medals from the prestigious Sheffield Snow Frills Meet at Ponds Forge. Next in line was 14-year-old Archie Dunne, with wins in the 100m and 200m freestyle and 100m butterfly and silvers in the 50m and 100m backstroke.


  15. Advanced facility planned for training next generation of aircraft maintenance engineersRead the original story

    Dec 7, 2017 | PressReleasePoint

    A pioneering training centre for the next generation of highly skilled aircraft maintenance engineers at Doncaster Sheffield Airport could see apprentices and their trainers digitally connected to engineering experts around the globe via augmented and virtual reality technologies. The state-of-the art facility which will be linked to the hugely successful University of Sheffield Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre's Training Centre in Rotherham, could train more than 100 apprentices a year in a purpose built, high-tech air-side hangar.


  16. Uber loses another license in EnglandRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2017 | Seeking Alpha

    Uber (Private: UBER ) lost its license in Sheffield, a city in northern England, after failing to respond to regulator requests concerning its taxi app. Uber claims it was unaware of the request from the Sheffield City Council because the council sent the information to the wrong address.


  17. Momentum kick out councillor for being 'too working class'Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2017 | Daily Mail

    Mr Harpham's father, Harry, won David Blunkett's former Sheffield seat for Labour in 2015 but died from cancer nine months later The son of a miner and late Labour MP has been deselected as a councillor because he is 'too working class'. Kieran Harpham's electoral ward in Sheffield has been taken over by hard-Left activists who have kicked him out.


  18. a Laughter is a Funny BusinessRead the original story

    Dec 1, 2017 | Pressat

    His character and personality is great, he's just got a way about him that makes you laugh even if he isn't meaning to. Taking to the stage is no joke, as seven leaders in their field discovered, at last night's Funny Business performance in aid of Weston Park Cancer Charity.


  19. Confucius Institute helps good trade links between UK, China: academicRead the original story

    Nov 13, 2017 | Xinhuanet

    A leading British academic on Monday defended the award-winning Confucius Institute at the University of Sheffield, saying it is key to helping business in northern England create trade with China. Professor Sir Keith Burnett, vice-chancellor of the University of Sheffield, responded to criticism of Confucius Institutes that are established at universities across the world.


  20. Apperley Bridge railway stationRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2017 | Thetelegraphand Argus

    SIXTEEN local authorities are "standing strong" together in their fight to secure new money and powers from Government, according to Bradford Council leader Susan Hinchcliffe. And she said she still hopes they can strike a devolution deal before the end of the year, despite the Government refusing to agree to their inclusion of South Yorkshire authorities Barnsley and Doncaster.