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Getting to work in Sheffield …………

Getting to work in Sheffield ………… go to work on a log?? Courtesy of the Sheffield Telegraph 

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AMEY Laughing all the way to the bank in Sheffield……

AMEY Laughing all the way to the bank in Sheffield…… Unbelievably for a local authority now desperately short of cash because of increasingly punitive cuts by central government, they are paying out an additional £700,000 of local community money to … Continue reading

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In search of the beautiful damsels …….

In search of the beautiful damsels ……. Female Banded Demoiseselle Christine Handley commented on my recent blog article on Emperor Dragonflies on. ‘We often get these on ‘my patch’ around Woodhouse Mill and Shire Brook Valley. My ‘gold star’ records … Continue reading

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Daily Mail Fox article June 22nd 2018

Daily Mail Fox article June 22nd 2018 – and thoughts about the incident where a woman in her bedroom was bitten by a fox….. http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-5868005/Woman-22-attacked-urban-fox-crept-bed-London-slept.html https://www.pressreader.com/uk/daily-mail/20180622/282024737986064 There is of course always the possibility of someone taking in a fox-cub as … Continue reading

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Sheffield Street Trees now in the major German-language newspaper too …..

Sheffield Street Trees now in the major German-language newspaper too ………. Sheffield My quote apparently says ‘According to ecologist Ian Rotherham from Sheffield Hallam University, the lifetime of the trees Amey wants to remove is not over. “They survived the … Continue reading

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Meet the Dragons of Sheffield 11

Meet the Dragons of Sheffield 11    

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Breaking News: New feature on street tree issues

Breaking News: New feature on street tree issues http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-5801627/Great-tree-massacre-Councils-cut-110-000-trees-desperate-bid-save-money.html

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