Music For Quarantine

Amidst a global pandemic, it can be difficult to find enjoyment. The music world has ground to a halt, with gigs and festivals being rescheduled and throwing live music lovers’ plans out of the window. Even the releases of albums and singles have been...

Stop and search by South Yorkshire Police up by nearly 300 per cent in five years

The use of the controversial ‘stop and search’ tactic by South Yorkshire Police has increased by more than 270 per cent in five years, a Freedom of Information request has shown. The request shows that the measure was used by the police force 14,504 times...

Unite the Union claim ‘victory for workers’ after Sheffield Students’ Union agree to pay casual staff full wages until Easter break, after coronavirus shutdown

Unite the Union are claiming a ‘win for workers’ after they reached an agreement with Sheffield Students’ Union to pay zero-hours casual staff until the middle of April. There are around 600 casual staff at the Students’ Union, many of whom Unite say don’t qualify...