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Peace in the Park is coming back!

Peace in the Park is a Sheffield festival that promotes peace and understanding by bringing together communities through artistic, musical and vocal expression. It’s organised by a group of artists, musicians, students, events organisers and other everyday Sheffield folk, working together in a not-for-profit collective. Due to covid-19 it’s been cancelled for a couple of years, but now they are…
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University of Sheffield underpays cleaning staff

Unite the Union are calling for £10 per hour for all cleaning staff at the University of Sheffield. Add your name to the petition and show Vice-Chancellor Koen Lamberts (salary £285,000 a year) how many of us are supporting these workers. They work unsociable hours, are overwhelmingly women workers and have no path to improved pay on the current university pay…
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Cycling schemes at risk

Leopold St and Pinstone St were made motor traffic free last year. The change has improved walking and cycling, reduced air pollution and improved bus times in the city centre. The plan was to replace these temporary measures by a larger city centre Transforming Cities Fund scheme to benefit people walking and cycling along with public transport users and deliver much needed…
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Housing co-op open to new members

Share Instead is looking for new members to join their 5-person housing co-op. It’s a supportive community which shares a large and cosy home in Sheffield, managed co-operatively. The co-op is a member of the Radical Routes network and aim to create a place to live securely, affordably and gently, working for social change. They need new members keen to…
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Union St. needs a barista

There is a job opportunity at Union St, the co-operative workspace in Sheffield city centre. They need a part time Barista / Assistant Co-ordinator to work either 10hrs or 20hrs per week starting in September, paid at the Real Living Wage. For more details you can download the Job Description here, the application deadline is Sunday 28th August 2021. If you…
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Free Green Doctor Energy Advice

Groundwork are running a free energy advice service, helping people save money and energy. They can help with: energy bills and fuel debt support; grants for boilers and insulation; heating systems and controls; reducing energy costs in the home; water bills and debt; damp, condensation or mould advice. You can find out more about this service here.
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