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Archive for October, 2011

Greens concerned as City Centre licensing applications mount up.

31st October, 2011

  Green councillors have expressed concern about the range of businesses submitting applications to sell alcohol in Sheffield city centre. … Full Story »

Is the City of London ignorant or just plain callous?

29th October, 2011

While everyone else is struggling with cuts the FTSE 100 confirms worse fears; the rich are getting richer while everyone … Full Story »

Economics quiz

29th October, 2011

Try this economics quiz and ask yourself why we are in this mess! Economics Quiz  

Petition for 10,000 climate jobs in Sheffield

29th October, 2011

Sheffield Climate Alliance have launched a petition to Sheffield City Council to call for the creation of 10,000 climate jobs. … Full Story »

Sign the petition to stop tax avoidance

26th October, 2011

In March, Caroline Lucas MP tabled a Tax and Financial Transparency Bill aimed at tackling corporate tax evasion and avoidance. … Full Story »

Switch to homegrown energy

22nd October, 2011

Reduce your costs and Save Money Did you know that you could cut your household CO2 emissions by up to … Full Story »

Peter Tatchell at Occupy London Stock Exchange

22nd October, 2011

Greens call for a regional approach to help improve recycling.

18th October, 2011

Dear Sir Three letters about recycling (Telegraph, 13th October) raise important questions. The answers illustrate the difficulties faced by the … Full Story »

Greens support call for healthy lungs for the city centre

11th October, 2011

Sheffield Green Party welcomed the Council’s recent consultation on the breathing spaces strategy for the city centre and has submitted … Full Story »

Greens welcome new pedestrian crossing on Derek Dooley Way

11th October, 2011

Green councillors have been pressing for a pedestrian crossing to link the Capita Hartshead building to the city centre since … Full Story »