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

September 5, 2016 by


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 […]

Cusp: Local Makers Event, 20-21 May

May 20, 2016 by


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 […]

Sheffield Creative Guild – become a Pioneer Member

April 28, 2016 by


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 […]

Sheffield Antiques Quarter – VINTAGE MARKET @ Abbeydale Picture House, Sun 24th April – 11.00am onwards

April 22, 2016 by


Featuring 60+ Stalls of Retro, Vintage, Arts, Crafts, Salvage, Artisan and Antiques wares. Pop Up Café and Live Local Music throughout the day. The event will be held inside and out with ‘Top Notch’ traders from the Sheffield Antiques Quarter and in and around the City as well as some amazing independent Upcyclers and Makers. […]

Curious House Exhibition @ Bishops House – 22/04-08/05/16

April 22, 2016 by


“Curious House” Exhibition will take place at Bishops’ House in Sheffield and run from April 22nd to May 8th. The Exhibition will showcase a series of site-specific artworks responding to Bishops’ House in Meersbrook Park. Built around 1500 the house is the best surviving example of a timber framed building in this area. Artists Lyndall […]

Sheffield Ceramics Festival @ Meersbrook Park Walled Garden – 26/27th September 2015

September 23, 2015 by


Meersbrook Park Walled Garden hosts the first ever Sheffield Ceramics Festival between 11am – 5pm on Saturday, 26th and Sunday, 27th September. 35 artists will be exhibiting and selling their work, there will be a Raku firing demonstration by Mike Scown and Emilie Taylor talks about her recent residency at Chatsworth plus clay-based activities for children and stalls with teas, cakes and […]

The Handlebards perform Hamlet @ Recycle Bikes – 17th July, 7.00pm onwards

June 15, 2015 by


Alternative theatre troupe, The HandleBards, will be performing a pedal-powered version of Shakespeare’s ‘Hamlet’ at ReCycle Bikes on Friday, 17th July as part of a five month European Tour. Callum Brodie, Callum Cheatle, Tom Dixon and Paul Moss will be carrying all the required set, props, costumes and camping equipment across thousands of miles on four […]

Big Boulder Rolls on @ The Heeley Institute

February 16, 2015 by


A few tickets are still available for two upcoming gigs at the Heeley Institute, Chris Wood on Saturday 7th March and Stefan Grossman on Friday 10th April. Widely regarded as one of the leading English singer/songwriters of his generation, Chris has twice been named BBC Radio 2’s Folk Singer of the Year and twice been […]

Heeley Festival 2015

February 4, 2015 by


Stall bookings are now available for the 2015 Heeley Festival, with Heeley Development Trust (HDT) building on the success of last year’s event, which saw a record number of people visiting over 70 stalls on the main site. “Heeley Festival is the largest community event in the area” said Events Organiser Beverley Nunn.  “Pitches are available […]

Anns Grove School Christmas Fair – Wednesday 26th November 2014, 3.15pm onwards

November 19, 2014 by


The Anns Grove School PTA is working closely with staff and children at Anns Grove School to host the upcoming Christmas Fair.  This will be the first time since moving in to the new building in March 2006 that the school will celebrate Christmas with a whole community event, and are keen to welcome visitors […]

Ashley Hutchings (with Blair Dunlop) @ Heeley Institute – 14th Nov, 7.30pm

October 27, 2014 by


Folk legend Ashley Hutchings, founder member of Fairport Convention, Steeleye Span and the Albion  Band will be performing with his son Blair Dunlop at the Heeley Institute on Friday, November 14th, as part of the Talking Gigs series of concerts. Winner of the ‘Most Influential Folk Album of All Time’ award at the 2007 BBC Radio […]

DIVAS & ICONS @ Queens Road Social Club – 18th October, 7pm

October 15, 2014 by


Community choir Glee Bah Glum are celebrating their third year this year. They will be performing their 2014 annual show at Queens Road Social Club on Saturday 18th October. This years’ theme for the annual show is ‘Divas and Icons’ and includes a wide range of artists such as Madonna, Billy Joel, The Beatles and […]

Coope Boyes & Simpson @ Heeley Institute – Sun 21st Sept – 8pm

September 12, 2014 by


  After a summer break to organise the 2014 Big Boulder Music and Arts Festival, Big Boulder Promotions will be returning to the Heeley Institute with an autumn/winter program of intimate roots music performances including O’Hooley and Tidow, Martin Carthy and Big Tent and the Gypsy Lantern. Performing on Sunday, 21st September, Barry Coope, Jim […]

Eurosession Autumn Bal @ Heeley Institute – Thurs 18th Sept

September 10, 2014 by


Sheffield Eurosession will be hosting bal folk quartet Waar is Boris? at the Heeley Institute on Thursday, September 18th.  They will be leading a dance and music workshop before combining violins, guitar and diatronic into a fusion of live performance and dance. Sheffield Eurosession stage open access performance workshops influenced by traditional European roots music, […]