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Sheffield Seed Swap @ Heeley Farm – Sat 22nd Feb – 12 to 3pm

February 12, 2014 by


Annual seed swap held at Heeley City Farm in partnership with Ediculture and Grow Sheffield. Pack up your home-grown seeds and come along to swap them with like-minded people.You’ll be able to pick up tips on growing and information about local organic food growing projects

Autumn Show @ Heeley City Farm – Sun 15th Sept, 12noon – 4pm

September 8, 2013 by


Celebrate the end of the main growing season at Heeley City Farms Autumn Show on Sunday 15th September. Something for all the family including Produce Show and Sheep racing plus food, craft, bric a brac and gift stalls to browse .

A vibrant Heeley Festival brings community together

June 28, 2013 by


  On Saturday, June 22nd , the Heeley community came together in spectacular fashion for the 2013 Heeley festival, with over 5,000 people enjoying the vibrancy and creativity of the largest event in the community calendar. The festival was organised by the Heeley Development Trust (HDT), with voluntary support provided by local members of the Crowded […]

Jumble Sale @ Heeley Farm – Saturday 18th May

May 16, 2013 by


Heeley City Farm’s next  Jumble Sale fundraiser is on Saturday 18th May in the Reception Classroom. Any donations of clothes are very welcome and essential to making the event successful. Women’s, men’s and kids clothes on sale as well as books, toys and bric a brac. 50p entrance fee to help fundraising efforts to support the Farms […]

Composting Bonanza Day @ Heeley Farm – Saturday 11th May

May 10, 2013 by


It’s Heeley City Farm’s annual Big Composting Day on Saturday – join Farm staff (and composting gurus), Matt and Tony, for advice on home composting. Learn how to recycle your food waste and save it from landfill and make your own top quality compost. There will be special offers on compost and manure. Also available to buy – […]

Charity Weekend @ Heeley Pool – 4th/5th May

May 3, 2013 by


A group from Sheffield International Venues are raising money for Heeley City Farm on the 4th/5th May with a Charity Weekend of Fun. There will be a cake sale, raffle, static bike ride and children’s swimming gala.  Raffle prizes include, a night stay and bed and breakfast at the Copthorne Hotel, SWFC tickets, SUFC tickets, family ticket to the Sheffield Eagles, a day pass […]

Ewe to You @ Heeley City Farm – Sun 5th & Mon 6th May – 10am – 4pm

April 30, 2013 by


The Hallamshire Guild of Weavers, Spinners and Dyers are holding a special fundraising event and exhibition for Heeley City Farm. Using traditional techniques they will turn a sheep’s fleece into a unique throw to be raffled off to raise money for the Farm. Come and see them carding (combing) the wool, spinning it into yarn […]

Heeley Walk and Talk Project Celebration – 20th April 2013

April 17, 2013 by


Come and join us on Saturday 20th April for a celebration of our new Heeley Walk and Talk Project which starts its second phase next month. The project began in January with weekly local reminisce walks and coffee mornings led by the Heeley City Farm Health Champions, Community Heritage team and Older Wiser Warmer team […]

Spring Fling @ Heeley City Farm – Sat 6th April 12-4pm

March 29, 2013 by


Lots of craft, gift and food stalls to see, face painter, family entertainment, children’s activities, bouncy castle, raffles, tombola, animal petting in the Small Animal House. Seasonal food and drink in The Farm Kitchen and special offers in the Garden Centre. Family event – All welcome! Free admission. Ring 0114 2580482 email for more […]

Farm Kitchen Gourmet Evening – 22nd March 2013

February 25, 2013 by


Time for another gourmet evening at Heeley City Farm!  The Farm Kitchen is hosting its first pop up restaurant event of the year. On Friday 22nd March the Farm’s on site community cafe will be transformed into an evening venue and will be serving up delicious vegetarian and vegan gourmet food. We recommend booking a […]

Heeley Walk and Talk

January 23, 2013 by


Do you live in Heeley? Did your family live here in the past? Do you have any memories of the area; old photos, documents or stories? If you do come and join in with the Heeley Walk and Talk Project! Starting on Friday 25th of January, Heeley Walk and Talk is a new, exciting three […]

Wild ‘n’ Woolly at The Farm Kitchen

January 17, 2013 by


Wild n Woolly is a knitting and craft group - we meet on Thursdays every fortnight in The Farm Kitchen at Heeley City Farm from 6pm - 9pm. It's free admission - the cafe counter is open for hot and cold drinks and cakes too! See the poster for dates and if you need more info call Sarah Hardy on 0114 2580482.

Heeley City Farm Winter Market – 8th December 2012

November 29, 2012 by


Come and celebrate Christmas at Heeley City Farm!We have loads of craft, food and gift stalls including Fancie for you to find something special for friends and family this Christmas, or even treat yourself with! We have Christmassy entertainment from local bands playing carols and Christmas music in the Stable Yard and next to Tony’s Shed. […]

Native American Storytelling at Heeley City Farm – Sat 27th October

October 25, 2012 by


Come and sit on straw bales and listen to local storyteller Andy Messer tell traditional stories in Heeley City Farm’s Iron Age Roundhouse! As well as exciting stories you can make story sticks about your trip to the farm and watch metal working in the Iron Age forge. This is an outdoor event so wear […]

Be Wiser About Keeping Warm in Heeley

October 22, 2012 by


The colder months are approaching, so now is a good time to start thinking about how we will keep warm without spending more. It’s especially important for those more vulnerable to the cold weather, and those who may need extra support and information on staying warm, reducing bills and keeping healthy this winter. In Heeley, […]

Heeley City Farm – Autumn Show 16th Sept

September 12, 2012 by


Come see the new animals and celebrate food growing at the annual Heeley City Farm Autumn Show! As well as craft, food and gift stalls to browse, there will be lots happening to entertain all the family. Drumming and photography workshops will be taking place in the afternoon as well as a circus skills entertainer […]

Summer events at Heeley City Farm

August 9, 2012 by


There are lots of activities happening over the Summer Holidays at Heeley City Farm to keep your kids happy and most of them are FREE! There is something to do every week either in the Energy House or in the Roundhouse woodland. See the fliers for more details, dates, times and booking details if needed. If your children collect Children's University credits on their passports to learning we are a registered Learning Destination and can give out stamps to go towards their certificates. Hope to see you there!

Gourmet Evening @ The Farm Kitchen, 29th June 2012

June 24, 2012 by


Fresh from the success of its last open evening, The Farm Kitchen at Heeley City Farm is hosting another gourmet pop up restaurant evening on the 29th June 2012. It's £17.99 per head and judging on the response from the Spanish evening, it sold out as soon as it was organised, you will have to get in quick to book a table - so don't delay! Have a look at the vegetarian/vegan menu for the evening - for booking or enquiries please contact Alison at the Farm Kitchen on 0114 2580244

Learning Opportunities in Heeley and Abbeydale – Summer Term 2012

March 28, 2012 by


call us to sign up for a course, or find out what we do, tell us what new courses you would like to see in your local area. Please ring Liz, Saima or Maxine on 0114 2500613 for more information.

Chicken Keeping Course @ Heeley City Farm

March 12, 2012 by


Held at Heeley City Farm this is a one day starter course with all the information you need to begin keeping chickens at home. The day includes lunch and refreshments, teaching and information packs as well as access to follow up advice.

Half Term Activities at Heeley City Farm

February 13, 2012 by


Come and join us in our Iron Age Roundhouse! We are offering young people and families an opportunity to take part in some Forest Schools and Heritage activities based around our reconstructed Iron Age Roundhouse - Tuesday 14th - Friday 17th February - All FREE.

Community Heritage at Heeley City Farm

October 4, 2011 by


This year’s community excavation ‘Life at No.57: The Sheffield terraced Street Project’ discovered some interesting things about life in Heeley 100 years ago.  Heeley City Farm and The Department of Archaeology at Sheffield University teamed up for 2 weeks (July 16th to Aug 31st) during The National Festival of British Archaeology to give people the opportunity to take […]

Learning in Abbeydale and Heeley September 2011

August 1, 2011 by


We have new courses  starting in September 2011 in your area.  The following neighbourhood centres are offering adult learning opportunities: Heeley Online Centre Heeley Institute Heeley Parish Church Heeley City Farm Heeley Baths Nether Edge Primary School St Peter’s Commonground Contact Maxine Bowler on 0114 2500613 or Liz Bowman on 07817 006437 (termtime only – […]

Heeley City Farm Spring Fair

March 15, 2011 by


Loads of fun for all the family! Food, Gift and Craft Stalls and a Raffle An appearance by Boggart’s Breakfast and an acoustic set from The Generics Children’s Activities Come and see all our new animals – new lambs!! Animal petting in the small animal house New growing season in the garden centre Delicious cakes […]

Friends of Bishops House – Community Heritage Weekend

March 8, 2011 by


26/27 March 11.00 am – 3.30 pm Bishops House, located at the top of Meersbrook Park in Norton Lees, is one of Sheffield’s historical gems. The Friends of Bishops House (FOBH) are working to ensure its historical value is recognised and the building is properly preserved for future generations to enjoy. We will be holding […]

Grow your own organic veg! FREE weekly sessions

February 9, 2011 by


Learn how on our practical, friendly sessions on Friday mornings. Making soil fertile, raising plants, no-dig methods, container growing, composting, avoiding pests and diseases… No classroom sessions, just hands-on learning in the city farm’s kitchen garden with raised beds, fruit and herb garden and two polytunnels and experienced gardeners running the sessions. Taste the results… […]

Valentine’s Weekend Event at Heeley City Farm!

February 7, 2011 by


Activity session for children in the reception classroom at Heeley City Farm on Sunday 13th February 11am -3pm. Take part in our craft activities and then stop off for heart shaped treats and cookies in the Farm Kitchen afterwards. It’s free to get in but there will be a small charge for some of the […]

Farmhouse Breakfast Week at Heeley City Farm, 23rd – 29th January

January 18, 2011 by


Get your day off to a great start by having breakfast in The Farm Kitchen at Heeley City Farm during Farmhouse Breakfast Week. It’s the most important meal of the day and even grabbing a couple of slices of toast before you start your day can really make a difference. Having breakfast aids concentration and […]

Heeley City Farm Christmas Fayre

November 23, 2010 by


Just a reminder that it is the Heeley Farm Christmas Fayre on Saturday 11th December. There are still spaces for craft stall holders, so get in touch with Sarah Hardy at the Farm on 0114 2580482 if you are interested, more details >

Christmas Fair

November 20, 2010 by


Just to let everyone know that the Christmas Fair is at Meersbrook Park Church NEXT SATURDAY 27th  @”2.00pm. Plenty of stalls and FATHER CHRISTMAS will be putting in an appearance. Admission is 20p It will also give people the opportunity to have look round the New Church


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