coronavirus sheffield

Sheffield residents mark a year since the first lockdown

Mar 22, 2021

Tomorrow will mark one year since the first ‘Stay at Home’ order was announced and the UK entered its first national lockdown on 23rd March 2020. The anniversary will be commemorated by a National Day of Reflection, as suggested by the charity Marie Curie, with a...

Environmental group vows to make Sheffield green again

Feb 24, 2021

  Sheffield-based environmental group Smithy Wood Action Team (SWAT) are aiming to make patches of Sheffield green again despite the restrictions of Covid. Hesley Wood Tip, locally known as ‘Sheffield’s Desert’, is the next target for SWAT as a constituted...

Toilet rolls ‘stolen’ from city’s farm attraction

Mar 12, 2020

  Dozens of toilet rolls have been stolen from a farm attraction in Sheffield. Heeley City Farm says in total about 80 rolls were taken by opportunist thieves, who helped themselves in the toilet block. This may come from the recent panic of the coronavirus as...

Remote Working as a Measure Against COVID-19

Mar 12, 2020

More people would like to start working remotely after COVID-19 was characterized as a pandemic by the World Health Organisation. Employers are advising their staff to work from home if possible as this is one of the measures to prevent fuelling the outbreak, however,...