A velvet purple cornet
A velvet purple cornet

Tropical birds study

Massive loss of tropical bird species due to low-intensity farming, study finds

3 September 2015: Tropical birds are facing an extinction crisis due to forests being converted into farmland, according to our scientists.

Bird conservation

Public spending report

Infrastructure investment is biased towards London

1 September 2015: Public spending on infrastructure investment is heavily biased towards London, according to a new report.

SPERI brief
A map of the UK made using coins
Sheffield Students' Union building pictured at night

NSS results

Sheffield Students’ Union Number One in National Student Survey

11 August 2015: Our Students’ Union has been voted the best in the UK.

Number one

Expert comment

The fragile new landscape for small business in Britain

Government plans to support small business lack ambition, according to our professor of entrepreneurship.

A group of entrepreneurs having a conversation

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