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Final report from the Crown Court – 7th June 2018

You will by now know the verdicts in three of the four cases brought before the High Court in Sheffield this past week. But for the record, I conclude herewith my first-hand account of the trial with this summary of

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Second report from the Crown Court – 6th June 2018

It’s official: geckoing is not, repeat *not*, a legal loophole. Mr Justice Males made the point emphatically, implicitly agreeing with STAG co-chair and defendant Paul Brooke that it is a legitimate way for tree campaigners to protest without breaching the

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Honest leaders admit mistakes

Hannah Northward is studying for a Sculpture and Environmental Art degree at the Glasgow School of Art and her 2018 graduation show focusses on Sheffield street tree felling.  Entitled ‘Honest leaders admit mistakes’ she plans to exhibit the work at

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Felling healthy trees is no ‘trivial matter’ – The Star

https://www.thestar.co.uk/news/your-say/felling-healthy-trees-is-no-trivial-matter-1-9159554

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Animation about Sheffield’s street trees

Here’s a lovely little animation about Sheffield’s street trees created by University student Mike Burgess.

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Local election candidates responses to STAG’s Street Tree Manifesto

STAG is not a party political organisation, however we are aware that tree felling has become a political issue for many of our supporters. In this spirit we have invited all local candidates to respond to the issues presented in

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Paul McNamee: Pay attention because the roots spread to us all | The Big Issue

https://www.bigissue.com/opinion/paul-mcnamee-pay-attention-because-the-roots-spread-to-us-all/

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