Commenting on the Government's Spending Review, Richard Wright, executive director of Sheffield Chamber of Commerce said: "We cannot ignore the fact that these cuts will put further pressure on local government budgets that, on the face of it, will be difficult to deal with.
Commenting on Chief Secretary to the Treasury Danny Alexander's announcements on key infrastructure projects, Dr Adam Marshall, Director of Policy at the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) said: -This high-profile statement of intent on key transport, housing and energy projects is a positive step, as it gives both businesses and investors greater confidence in the government's commitment to improve UK infrastructure.
The iconic blue and pink London 2012 hockey pitch which became known during the games as the 'Smurf Turf' is now installed at its permanent home at Abbeydale Sports Club here in Sheffield.
Commenting on the Spending Round for 2015/16, set out by the Chancellor of the Exchequer in the House of Commons today (Wednesday), John Longworth, Director General of the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC), said: -In many respects, businesses will be encouraged by what they have heard from the Chancellor.
Students from Thomas Rotherham College have scooped the top two prizes in a competition that encourages budding young architects to design an idea to improve a 'forgotten space' in their local neighbourhoods.