Monthly Archives: June 2015

Heatwave

Heatwave & climate change Maybe the hot weather will focus minds on what it might mean to lose the shade along the suburban streets. Imagine 5-8 degrees hotter! Phew!!!   Ian

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Save Sheffield’s Street Trees petition

Save Sheffield’s Street Trees petition Here is the link – please sign and pass on / circulate. We are already on about 5,000 signatures! http://chn.ge/1dtg74B Speaking out to save the trees………. I recognise the need for careful and considered management … Continue reading

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Savouring Yorkshire’s Viking Coast

Savouring ‘Yorkshire’s Viking Coast’ – a new book Ian D. Rotherham A remarkable coastline I call this shoreline, ‘The Viking Coast’ because in the year 1066 it was witness to one of the most dramatic moments in English history, indeed … Continue reading

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Updates on roads and street tree issues from the grassroots!

Updates on roads and street tree issues from the grassroots! Get involved and support the petitions – including the one below!!! On Rustlings Road Trees from Catherine Montgomery: Dear Professor Rotherham I am pleased to see your support regarding the … Continue reading

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Heave ho…….

Heave ho…….tree risk and building subsidence                   A question ….. Dear All A Rustlings Road resident – who has signed the petition – said she is particularly worried about heave if the … Continue reading

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Taming the Flood – the Flood Untamed 31st July

Taming the Flood – the Flood Untamed This is a unique opportunity to meet and hear one of the great heroes of wetland conservation – author and broadcaster, Jeremy Purseglove.  His 1980s book was a game-changer in the management of … Continue reading

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On the Verge of Success! Sheffield City Council and AMEY see sense after campaign over roadside verges in Greystones…..

  On the Verge of Success! Sheffield City Council and AMEY see sense after campaign over roadside verges in Greystones….. Dear Ian, Thank you for your interest and help in relation to Amey’s verge removal. I thought you should have … Continue reading

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