Sheffield City, England Newswire (Page 4)

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  1. 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.


  2. 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.


  3. 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.


  4. 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.


  5. 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.


  6. Sheffield tree campaigner sentenced for injunction breachRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2017 | BBC News

    A campaigner has been given a suspended jail sentence for breaching an injunction banning people from taking action to prevent tree felling. Calvin Payne, 44, was found in contempt of court for twice stepping inside "safety zones" erected around trees due to be cut down in Sheffield.


  7. Gary Barlow adds three more dates to 2018 UK tourRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2017 | IndieLondon

    The dates are Saturday, May 5 in Manchester, Saturday, May 19 at London's Palladium theatre and Saturday, June 2 at Bournemouth International Centre. Prior to adding the three shows, Barlow had previously announced the tour would kick off in April and play 34 dates in 24 intimate venues.


  8. Protester climbs Sheffield's Vernon Oak to prevent fellingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2017 | BBC News

    Sheffield City Council put a notice on Vernon Road in Dore last week to announce that the Vernon Oak would be cut down this week. A protester, who has been in the tree since 07:00 BST, has a sleeping bag and said he is prepared to stay there "all week if necessary".


  9. Gary Barlow To Tour The UK In Spring 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2017 |

    Gary Barlow is set to embark on his solo UK and Ireland tour this coming Spring with 34 dates in all across 24 venues, with some that he has never yet played before in his 30 year career. It is also his first solo tour in three years.


  10. Dysfunctional devo?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2017 | Newsday

    In 2015 the former chancellor George Osborne outlined plans to devolve powers, including housing, skills and transport, to English cities with directly elected mayors. Since then people in places such as Greater Manchester, the West Midlands and Liverpool have had their say at the ballot box and, in turn, unlocked millions of pounds of government money.


  11. Yorkshire devolution: Archbishop asked to help in stalemateRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2017 | BBC News

    Two separate proposals to bring devolved powers to South Yorkshire or Yorkshire as a whole have caused a political rift An MP has appealed to the Archbishop of York to help end a political stalemate on Yorkshire's devolution process. Despite a range of proposals, councils have so far failed to agree a pan-Yorkshire deal to gain devolved powers.