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Powerhouse or Poorhouse March and Rally April 9th

What an excellent rally! This has been best supported march in Sheffield since last May’s General Election, and in warm spring sunshine.  After assembling at Devonshire Green, we marched around the town centre with a stop outside the Business Innovation and Skills (BIS) offices, then on to Barker’s Pool for a rally with lots of […]

Book Launch and Public Meeting

Concerned about fracking, climate change & destruction of ecosystems? LAND AND LABOUR Marxism, Ecology and Human History with Martin Empson Martin Empson’s new book argues that, while humans have always changed the world, capitalism unleashes the potential for environmental disaster. Come and hear Martin introduce his book, and take part in a discussion about the alternative […]

The Sheffield FreeBee Bus navigating the junction outside Sheffield Town Hall.

Sheffield FreeBee bus service to be axed?

When I saw long queues for the FreeBee bus by the The Moor Market in Sheffield recently just after it re-located from the bottom of town, I wondered how long the valuable service would last in this climate of austerity. On 6th February the ridiculously named South Yorkshire Integrated Transport Authority met to agree on […]