Following the planning committee’s principled decision to refuse permission for a block of apartments to replace the historic Old Coroner’s Court on Nursery Street, the ball is now in the Council’s court to resolve the situation. The Old Coroner’s Court is still very much at risk and the developer still has the right to demolish it at any time.
He has shouldered responsibility for the crash for 75 years, as the plane was trying to avoid crashing into him and other children in the park. He has visited and maintained the memorial every day since it was erected, telling them how much he loves them and is forever grateful to those who saved his life.
Sheffield Civic Trust Feedbackin response to the consultation on Sheffield’s Heart of the City 2, Block B & C Sheffield Civic Trust (SCT) thanks Queensbury, Counter Context and the design team at Leonard Design, for presenting the current proposals for The Heart of the City 2 to the membership.The Trust recognises […]
In June this year Locality, which is the national membership charity of community organisations, launched Save our Spaces. This is a campaign to save buildings and spaces that have come to be seen as a maintenance liability to councils from being sold off into private ownership. Losing public buildings and […]
Members will be aware that the issue of schemes for the better protection of Sheffield from floods such as the devastating one of 2007 has been around for a while now. The initial proposals roused a lot of opposition from heritage and conservation groups. In particular, those proposals which related to the […]
The Sheffield Civic Trust and Sheffield Society of Architects warmly invite you to the Launch of the 2018 Sheffield Design Awards to be held Thursday 10th May, 5.30pm at Sheffield Town Hall. Register for your free ticket here The launch will introduce the categories for this year’s awards, the entry and […]
The Sheffield Civic Trust is pleased to announce the first of a number of panel discussions planned around the future of Sheffield city centre. FutureCity: Future Retail – Join the SCT panel discussion, which aims to highlight some informed and creative thinking about the future of retail development in the […]
Who wrote ‘Clare Middleton I Love You Will U Marry Me’ on a Sheffield bridge? Daring grafitti written at Park Hill 130 feet above the ground has inspired many stories but the truth turns out to be tragic and bittersweet. Here’s the link to the BBC Radio 4 programme, The […]
Next time you are in the Peace Gardens look up at the chimney over the Ha Ha Bar 8-12 St Paul’s Parade. You’ll see a stainless steel sculpture, by Sheffield based artist Richard Bartle, which features seven life-size doves. Richard’s work is inspired by Pablo Picasso’s visit to Sheffield for the […]