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Can we build a climate-positive tech industry in Sheffield?

‘Climathon’ in November will explore how we can turn e-waste into practical tools for people who need them.

Members of Sheffield’s tech community are invited to take part in ‘Climathon’ – a virtual event in November that will explore how we can help Sheffield tackle environmental issues as well as helping to close the digital divide. Titled: ‘Help Sheffield turn electrical waste into practical tools for people that need them’, the event will

Notes from Sheffield Meta-Meetup #5

On Thursday 20 August we held the latest in our series of ‘the meetup for people who organise meetups’

It was always going to be a very different affair, running the event virtually, but given that all of us are now experts in bringing the real world online, it was fairly easy to adapt. Previous in-person Meta-Meetups would start with some nibbles and networking, so that was the first change. With it having been

Meet the meetup: Sheffield Collective

Find out more about the meetup for freelancers, sole traders and self employed folk in Sheffield.

What made you want to start the Sheffield Collective meetup? Well, I’d been working freelance for a few months and had a couple of brief thoughts about doing it previously, but it was ultimately the Coronavirus situation which inspired me to set it up. I had a really tough couple of weeks at the start

Tickets for Good extends free event access to frontline health workers

The online platform will give away thousands of tickets to NHS staff, volunteers and frontline social care workers.

With the COVID-19 crisis putting frontline health and social care workers under immense strain, Sheffield-based social enterprise Tickets for Good is saying thank you by offering free event tickets through its Ticket Bank platform. The Ticket Bank was launched just over a year ago and has provided thousands of people from low income and socially