Month: June 2015

Sheffield Retail Quarter Consultation

On June 11th over 50 people came to our consultation event on the new Sheffield Retail Quarter plans. We heard presentations from architects and planners working on the scheme, and the Q&A session that followed covered a wide range of issues from

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SFNR Sheffield Design Week Ride – Friday 19 June 2015

Report by Mick Nott Just over 30 people made the 80th Sheffield FridayNightRide (SFNR). The theme was Sheffield Design Week and we cycled to the locations of the buildings that won awards from the Sheffield Civic Trust/RIBA Yorkshire in November

Posted in Design awards, Design week, Sheffield Design Awards

David Rudlin – Sheffield Civic Trust Future Housing Launch

Report by Adam Park + Tom Hunt, SCT trustees Sheffield Civic Trust is calling for a city-wide debate to consider how Sheffield can provide the homes our city needs – now and for the changing profile of the city in

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Do we have too much student accommodation in Sheffield?

Text by Charlotte Liu, SCT trustee I was strolling in the city centre on a sunny afternoon when this question suddenly appeared in my mind. I guess it must be because there were so many adverts and a giant 7-story

Posted in City centre, Housing