Chesterfield backs out of Sheffield City Region deal

Chesterfield has sensationally backed out of Sheffield City Region devolution plans. The borough’s council leader Tricia Gilby said the council was pulling out of the devolution bid to avoid an unnecessary waste of public money being spent on a referendum. “The referendum plans by Councillor Lewis are completely unjustified, especially when Derbyshire County Council admits […]

Politics in the Pub – Coalition of Chaos

Post-General Election, Harry Taylor, Luke Wilson, Katy Sandals and Tim Stickings talk about the shock election result, how long Theres May can stay on for, Corbyn’s campaigns, the dynamics of the next government, how long until the next election, and the Clegg and Bennett loses. 

Sheffield South East stays Labour

Clive Betts has been returned to the House of Commons with a slightly decreased majority after triumphing over the Conservatives in Sheffield South East. Speaking to supporters at Sheffield’s English Institute of Sport after the result was declared, he said: “They have sent me back with a clear message to oppose the cuts to the […]