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‘All Our Brains’ Art Exhibition @ Church of the Nazerene

March 23, 2017


“All Our Brains” is an art exhibition that explores issues of dementia. Compiled by Heeley City Farm Dementia Project the exhibition will be at The Church of the Nazarene until 10 April. There are two opportunities to see the exhibition this week (see below);

Job Vacancy @ Heeley Development Trust – OPERATIONS MANAGER

February 13, 2017


Heeley Development Trust is advertising for an Operations Manager to join the senior management team. The post is full time and will support the development of HDT’s income earning services and future sustainability. Links to the Job Description, Application Form and Job Advert are below; Job Advert Job Description Application Form (Word)        Application Form […]

Heritage Open Days – Celebrating Meersbrook Hall – Sun 11th Sept, 12-4pm

September 5, 2016


The Friends of Meersbrook Hall, Heeley Development Trust and RUSKIN-in-SHEFFIELD are opening the doors of Meersbrook Hall as part of the Sheffield Heritage Open Days weekend. Local professional artists and craftspeople will show their work at a Makers Fair and offer hands-on activity as part of a day celebrating the cultural heritage and future of […]

The Big Boulder Music & Arts Festival 2016 – Sunday 4th Sept,12-6pm

September 1, 2016


The fifth annual Big Boulder Music and Arts Festival will be taking place at the Heeley People’s Park on Sunday, September 4th, brought to you by Heeley Development Trust. Performers on the main stage will include Black Cat White Cat, Paul Littlewood, Don Barrell Gents, Vera Van Heeringen, Julian Jones and the Angel Brothers, while […]

SHAKESPEARE ON A BIKE! – The Handlebards @ Recycle Bikes, 1st & 27th July 2016

June 23, 2016


Alternative theatre company Peculius have been regular visitors to Heeley since forming the Handlebards in 2013 and performing ‘sustainable Shakespeare’ from Glasgow to London.  Four actors cycle the length of the UK while carrying the tents, costumes and props required for sleep and performance, pedal-powering a set comprised of items salvaged and donated along the way. […]

Heeley Festival 2016 – Saturday 18th June, 12-5pm

June 16, 2016


Heeley’s People’s Park will be hosting more food and drink stalls than ever before on Festival day, with the crowds able to sample delicious cuisine from an exciting range of street food traders.  Percy & Lily’s, Dim Sum Su, Pie-Eyed and The Nether Edge Pizza Company are all on board, along with burgers from Hot Spot […]

Join The Big Ride – Sat 11th June, 11.00a.m onwards

June 6, 2016


Cycle Sheffield have been campaigning for a cycle friendly Sheffield for more than 20 years, promoting reduced traffic noise, improved air quality and increased freedom for more children to play outside; creating conditions in which riding a bike is a realistic choice for everyone, regardless of age or ability. They have organised a mass ride […]

The Walled Garden Party – Sunday 5th June 2016, 1pm-5pm

June 1, 2016


It’s the annual garden party at Meersbrook Community Walled Garden on Sunday (1-5pm). There will be childrens games and crafts, teas and cakes, music from Son para Todos and Carfield Community Choir, plants for sale and more! Entrance is £0.50p or £1.00 per family with funds raised going towards toilet improvements in the garden There will […]

Cusp: Local Makers Event, 20-21 May

May 20, 2016


Cusp is a 2-day event starting today that will provide a space for local makers to sell and showcase their wares. Ceramics, prints, laser cut gifts, macrame hangers, hand-quilted tote bags, illustrations and jewellery are part of a range of products that will be on sale from 1pm and then again all day tomorrow. Head […]

FURD Football Circus – Sat 14th May @ THE U-MIX CENTRE

May 10, 2016


Football Unites Racism Divides (FURD) will be hosting a Football Circus at the U-Mix Centre on Saturday 14th May, from 1-5pm, after a collaborative project with the universities of Brighton, East Anglia and Keele. Funded by the Arts and Humanities Research Council as part of their Connected Communities programme, ‘Football and Connected Communities’ has shown […]


May 5, 2016


A regular litter pick has been set up in Heeley and during the first few months an increasing number of volunteers have cleared bags of litter from Gleadless Road, outside the Heeley Green shops and all the way down to the Anns Grove School. “The idea was inspired by the success of a similar monthly event […]

Plant Sale and Fundraiser @ Heeley and Meersbrook Allotments, Sun 8th May 10.00a.m onwards

May 4, 2016


A recent break-in at the Heeley & Meersbrook Allotment Shop made front page news in the Star & Telegraph and was also widely reported on Sheffield radio. Equipment and stock were damaged, cash and a laptop were taken and the society has lost a considerable amount of money due to the insurance excess. Although clearly […]

Anns Grove School Summer Fayre – Car Boot and Flea Market pitches available

May 3, 2016


Pitches are available for the car boot sale and flea market at Anns Grove School Summer Fayre, taking place on Saturday 18th June, 12-4.30pm as part of this years Heeley Festival. A standard pitch is priced at £10, with larger spaces available for £15. Family friendly activities will run all day, including football challenges once […]

Sheffield Creative Guild – become a Pioneer Member

April 28, 2016


Sheffield Creative Guild is a membership network that connects, supports and promotes creatives of all persuasions to raise the profile and status of the sector across the city and beyond. Based at Sum Studios, Sheffield Creative Guild is a cooperative membership scheme for creative individuals, businesses and organisations which will launch with a big party […]