A man accused of murdering two women had a ‘strong dislike and distrust’ of women and believed prostitutes were the ‘lowest of the low’, Sheffield Crown Court heard today. Gary Allen, 47, is accused of murdering Rotherham mum, Alena Grlavkova, 38, in 2018 and Samantha...
‘It’s just another stab in the back’ – the traumatic battle for special needs education in Sheffield
From legal battles to a chip shop classroom, the right to a suitable education has become a traumatic and exhausting fight for parents of children with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities in Sheffield. A mother of three SEND boys in years eight, six and four of...
Sheffield councillor secures centrally monitored CCTV trial for Woodhouse community ‘scared witless’ by gang activity
Councillor Mick Rooney has secured centrally monitored CCTV trial for Woodhouse community ‘scared witless’ by gang activity
A Sheffield-based charity is giving the young people of the city who have been silenced by the pandemic their voices back. Youth-led initiatives have been at the heart of Element Society’s mission since their conception in 2013. The charity provides young people from...
Sheffield-based anti-street harassment group to shine a light on the issue of women’s safety in the city’s parks
Following the murder of Sarah Everard, Sheffield’s businesses and organisations have pledged donations of lights for an anti-harassment protest in one the city’s parks.
MP Paul Blomfield, who has actively denounced the cuts to the NHS outlined in the budget, spoke of the need to reward NHS staff for their efforts during the pandemic.