Sheffield Live! https://web.sheffieldlive.org Made in Sheffield. Made by You. Mon, 23 May 2022 09:03:18 +0000 en-GB hourly 1 Euro 2022 roadshow comes to Sheffield https://web.sheffieldlive.org/euro-2022-roadshow-comes-to-sheffield/ Mon, 23 May 2022 09:03:08 +0000 https://web.sheffieldlive.org/?p=223315 The Women’s Euro 2022 Roadshow brought hundreds of families and fans to a showcase in the Peace Gardens of the best of football, fitness and music. Sheffield is among the host cities for the Women’s Euro 2022 football tournament which is set to kick off in July. Organisers are aiming to inspire more communities, particularly young people and families, to get involved in the biggest European women’s sport event in history. Baillor Jalloh reports for Sheffield Live!

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Charity aims to raise dementia awareness https://web.sheffieldlive.org/charity-aims-to-raise-dementia-awareness/ Mon, 23 May 2022 09:00:28 +0000 https://web.sheffieldlive.org/?p=223312 As part of Dementia Action Week, the Alzheimer’s Society is encouraging people to see their GP if they experience symptoms of dementia in order to get the support they may need. The campaign aims to raise awareness about the disease and its symptoms. Sheffield Live! reporter Baillor Jalloh spoke to Michael White, area manager with Alzheimer’s Society Sheffield.

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Nature charity wellbeing offer for Covid volunteers https://web.sheffieldlive.org/nature-charity-wellbeing-offer-for-covid-volunteers/ Wed, 18 May 2022 16:23:34 +0000 https://web.sheffieldlive.org/?p=223104 Sheffield and Rotherham Wildlife Trust is offering a series of free Wild Wellbeing days for people who volunteered their time and skills during the Coronavirus pandemic. The free activities are aimed at thanking volunteers for their contributions during the pandemic whilst enabling them to take part in creative nature-inspired activities. Sheffield Live! reporter Baillor Jalloh spoe to Jenny King of Sheffield and Rotherham Wildlife Trust.

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Liberal Democrats seek coalition with Greens https://web.sheffieldlive.org/liberal-democrats-seek-coalition-with-greens/ Thu, 12 May 2022 18:09:52 +0000 https://web.sheffieldlive.org/?p=223008 Liberal Democrats leader for Sheffield councillor Shaffaq Mohammed has offered a coalition agreement with the Green Party following the local election result leaving no party with overall control. The Green Party is expected to decide in the coming days whether to continue a coalition with Labour or to join forces with the Liberal Democrats. Azz Mohammed reports for Sheffield Live!

 

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Greens welcome new councillors following election success https://web.sheffieldlive.org/greens-welcome-new-councillors-following-election-success/ Thu, 12 May 2022 18:05:00 +0000 https://web.sheffieldlive.org/?p=223005 The Green Party gained one seat over Labour in the Sheffield Council elections and have welcomed three new councillors. Green Party councillor Douglas Johnson told Sheffield Live! the party is in talks with Labour and the Liberal Democrats on the make up of the new administration. Azz Mohammed reports.

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Busk Aid returns to Sheffield city centre https://web.sheffieldlive.org/busk-aid-returns-to-sheffield-city-centre/ Thu, 12 May 2022 17:50:21 +0000 https://web.sheffieldlive.org/?p=223002 A group of musicians will perform live on Sheffield streets on Saturday as part of Busk Aid where all donations go towards humanitarian aid around the world. It’s the first time the team will perform live since lockdown when the yearly event had to go virtual. Sheffield Live! reporter Azz Mohammed spoke to Alison Trezise, chair of Sheffield Christian Aid Committee and Yo Tozerloft, a volunteer at Busk Aid.

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Plans unveiled for new public space in Rotherham https://web.sheffieldlive.org/plans-unveiled-for-new-public-space-in-rotherham/ Thu, 12 May 2022 17:46:39 +0000 https://web.sheffieldlive.org/?p=222998 Rotherham Council has unveiled plans for Riverside Gardens, a new public space that will form a key gateway to the flagship Forge Island leisure development and wider town centre. The proposals include an eight screen cinema and a hotel as well as bars and restaurants together with additional green spaces and play areas with connections to the river and nature. Sheffield Live! reporter Azz Mohammed spoke to Rory Battye, project manager at Rotherham Council.

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Covering Ukraine 2022 #14 https://web.sheffieldlive.org/covering-ukraine-2022-14/ Sun, 24 Apr 2022 21:13:21 +0000 https://web.sheffieldlive.org/?p=222384 Covering Ukraine is a special production for the Local Television Network covering the war in Ukraine, produced by Latest TV (Brighton) and Sheffield Live! TV, with reports from Ukrainian journalists, solidarity action in the UK and Ukrainian culture. In this latest edition we feature a further report from our partner channel Hromadske TV on conditions in Kharkiv.

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Covering Ukraine 2022 #13 https://web.sheffieldlive.org/covering-ukraine-2022-13/ Thu, 21 Apr 2022 21:10:14 +0000 https://web.sheffieldlive.org/?p=222380 Covering Ukraine is a special production for the Local Television Network covering the war in Ukraine, produced by Latest TV (Brighton) and Sheffield Live! TV, with reports from Ukrainian journalists, solidarity action in the UK and Ukrainian culture. In this latest edition we feature an interview a report from our partner channel Hromadske TV on conditions in Kharkiv.

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Covering Ukraine 2022 #12 https://web.sheffieldlive.org/covering-ukraine-2022-12/ Sun, 17 Apr 2022 21:02:52 +0000 https://web.sheffieldlive.org/?p=222377 Covering Ukraine is a special production for the Local Television Network covering the war in Ukraine, produced by Latest TV (Brighton) and Sheffield Live! TV, with reports from Ukrainian journalists, solidarity action in the UK and Ukrainian culture. In this latest edition we feature an interview with Ukrainian teacher, Andriy Osadchiy, from Konotop, Sumy Oblast.

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