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Nicola needed to get to hospital. Tree felling barriers blocked the way.

This is Nicola. She is 65 years old and suffers from MS, as well as a movement disorder which makes her visibly disabled. While attempting to defend trees yesterday, she fell ill and was unable to walk. There were over

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EXCLUSIVE: Sheffield councillor Lord Scriven demands answers over South Yorkshire Police’s handling of tree protests

https://www.yorkshirepost.co.uk/news/exclusive-sheffield-councillor-lord-scriven-demands-answers-over-south-yorkshire-police-s-handling-of-tree-protests-1-9049756

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#saveshefftrees update Mon 5th March – Grinch who stole Xmas is back with his new mates

Daily News Round Up – Monday March 5th Abbeydale Park Rise – targeted today. Early this morning the very first presence on APR was an Amey vehicle, probably checking the condition of the road. Then there arrived a parking services

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#saveshefftrees update Wed 28th Feb – snow and no felling

News Round-up Wednesday 28th February 2018 SNOW…well you might have noticed. There are some brilliant reports of what happened today on Thornsett Road. Please look on this STAG FB page and Save Netheredge Trees FB Page and have a read.

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Sheffield residents are defending their trees against a ‘Thatcherite’ council and a greedy contractor | The Canary

There were extraordinary scenes in Sheffield on Tuesday 27 February, as local residents reportedlyfaced off with over 30 police officers, private security and heavy plant machinery. The reason? They were trying to stop public trees being cut down. Tree-huggers? Not

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#saveshefftrees update 27th Feb – 60 police, 2 perfectly healthy trees needlessly felled for #pfiprofit

News Round-up – February 27th 2018 Two Night raids Last night, in the dark, Arb crews carried out raids lopping off branches which oversailed private property. One tree on Pingle Road, Millhouses and two trees on Thornsett Road, Netheredge were

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The day I became a gecko and hugged a bunny who became a squirrel (a Sheffield tale)

The day I became a gecko and hugged a bunny who became a squirrel (a Sheffield tale) Today I spent about a half hour hugging a masked stranger over a wall, while four burly security guards attempted to pull me

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Monday 26th Feb #saveshefftrees update – masses of police and henchmen, but no trees felled

News round up – Monday February 26th The Police warned, in a statement released last Friday, that felling would resume today. Early this morning the Night patrols reported all clear and the first part of the morning was quiet with

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#SaveSheffTrees Update – w/e 02/02/18

Felling Pause: As we write this on a Sunday, it has now been 13 days since an attempted felling on a street anywhere in Sheffield! Labour Party waking up to campaign: The divisions within the Labour Party ranks really are

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Important post-court case information

Terms of Injunction From Sheffield City Council: “Following the Judge’s judgement this week, could you please inform your supporters by social media prior to August 23 2017 that the council will continue to view STAG & protesters’ social media postings

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Crowdfunder: street trees legal fund

We are currently collecting to support the small number of campaigners who are facing court costs after cases brought by Sheffield City Council.

Heartwood TiCL trail

Walk the Heartwood Trail and find Robert Macfarlane’s beautiful charms against harm hung from some of Sheffield’s threatened Street Trees. Designed by Jackie Morris.