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Barnier Nose - stiffening the spirit of Brexit

Under London’s Admiralty Arch, set high on the wall, is a brass nose.

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Cut cost of training

While welcoming the much needed input of doctors and nurses from abroad, I have to think that there isn’t much incentive for our young to train as nurses.

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Memorials surounding the Sheffield Cathedral

Grave matters at Sheffield Cathedral

I was interested to read two letters, (May 22/24, 2018) expressing concern about the care and keeping of the gravestones at Sheffield Cathedral.

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Graffiti

Graffiti at Square

Just how can a complete idiot get away with this without being seen?

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Thousands of trees have been felled in Sheffield

Spread the green suburbs across the city

Forget a financial adjustment – plant more street trees.

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A Northern Rail train

Standing up for rail service

It is one week since the magnificent editorial that your newspaper and many others collectively published on the dire condition of the rail service here in the North of England, yet the sensible proposals that you made in that article have still not become the policy of any political party.

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Cllr Shaffaq Mohammed

Now it’s time to bring our city together

After the high emotion involving the trial of four Sheffield citizens at the High Court, brought about by its own Labour-run city council, it’s time to act to bring our city together.

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The council says the trees need to be replaced so it can repair the highway.

Back to the trees

The hidden agenda of the council has been revealed.

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Jared O Mara

I’m just being cynical, aren’t I?

I read with interest the interview given by Jared O’Mara MP to The Star recently.

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Mark Carne

Proud record of safety

There has been much criticism of the appointment of a CBE to Mark Carne, chief executive of Network Rail for the last four years, in the Queen’s birthday honours.

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Overgrown grass verges

Council should keep to their own rules

I live on Shiregreen Lane and have to walk across this uncut grass to get to my car.

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Grass verges

Ignored by grim reapers

The many letters of complaint about the uncut grass around Sheffield are fully warranted and it’s quite correct that people should be upset about the situation.

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Trawling

Reckless destruction of world’s oceans

Every year, countless “non-target” animals, including dolphins, birds, turtles, and sharks, are hauled up alongside fish in commercial fishing nets.

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Adam & Eve

Adam & Eve

Looking back in time it makes one think about all the old masters, artists, Gainsborough, Turner, Constable, and composers, Elgar, Bach, Puccini, just to mention a few, were all male.

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Double yellow line parking.

Shiregreen not posh enough for a page?

The kids are back at school and the illegal parking on double yellow lines around our school at Shiregreen goes on.

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Picture of  a child using a laptop computer

Action is needed

Tech companies are not doing enough to keep children safe.

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A Northern Rail train

Failing Grayling to blame for rail chaos

I am writing to support your call for the Prime Minister to ‘get a grip’ on the chaos caused to passengers by the new timetable introduced by Northern Rail.

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Sheffield Midland station.

Kept my faith in kindness

Anticipating long-term gain, I purchased a Senior Railcard, for £30, hoping to reduce the cost of my train travel, by one third, for the next 12 months.

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Tower of London

When democracy and trust mattered

In the magnificent film The Dam Busters, the scene on the evening of the raid in which squadron leader Guy Gibson finally discloses to his crews what the targets over Germany are, he doesn’t stop there.

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Graffiti near Sheffield railway station.

Demolish the wall

The only way to stop graffiti being scrawled on the wall at the Supertram stop at Sheffield train station is to demolish the wall and erect iron railings, otherwise it will just carry on.

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