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First Friday Folk @ Heeley Institute – Feb 7th – 8pm onwards

January 30, 2014 by


First Friday Folk evenings are singers/musicians nights where all are welcome to perform or listen.The event is also open to all ages, which provides the opportunity for younger performers to air their talents. Audience members are most welcome to come along, lend their support and join in with any chorus songs. A really friendly evening. For […]

Martin Carthy @ Heeley Institute – Sat 1st Feb – 8pm onwards

January 23, 2014 by


World-renowned music interpreter, singer and guitarist Martin Carthy, described by Q Magazine as ‘Arguably the greatest English folk song performer, writer, collector and editor of them all’, will be performing at the Heeley Institute on Saturday, February 1st. Awarded an MBE for services to English Folk Music in 1998, Martin is part of a musical […]

The Bints @ Bishops House – Sat 25th Jan – 7.30pm

January 3, 2014 by


Harmony acapella singers The Bints and friends present an evening of acapella, gentle jazz and poetry. Entrance £5 includes a glass of wine or soft drink. All profits to The Dogs Trust and Bishop’s House. Information / sounds for The Bints can be found at Places are limited so please call Sarah on 0777 277 […]

Brooks Williams (+ support from Paul Littlewood) @ Heeley Institute – Fri 17th Jan – 8pm onwards

January 2, 2014 by


Brooks Williams will be performing at the Heeley Institute on Friday, January 17th as part of the Big Boulder Festival 2014 fundraising nights. Brooks has spent the last 25 years playing American and Blues on stages and at festivals worldwide, and has been described by Dirty Linen as ‘one of America’s musical treasures’. Ranked as one […]

First Friday Folk @ Heeley Institute – 3rd Jan 2014 – 8pm onwards

January 2, 2014 by


After the wonderful launch event in October, there’s now a range of First Fridays to choose from this year, starting this week on Friday January 3rd! If you haven’t been before this is bit of a deviation from the usual format. There are occasional special guest nights but most evenings are singers/musicians nights and all […]

Sheffield Antiques Quarter – Vintage Christmas Market – Sun 8th Dec – 11-5pm

November 27, 2013 by


The Sheffield Antiques Quarter Group have a fabulous line up for their Christmas Market with over 40 stalls to include Heeley Bank Antiques Centre, Galabeer and the Dog, Granny’s Wardrobe,Fox and Gingerbread Vintage, Lily Ponds French Brocante, And proud design, The vaults Arts and Crafts – Bottom Draw, Victoria-May Vintage, Grey Day Vintage,Reclaimed interiors, Fresh n Chic Boutique, Dear Prudence, H.E.R. Vintage, Dawson’s Yard, Back in the […]

Tcha Limbergers Kalotaszeg Trio (+ support by Richard Masters) @ Heeley Institute – Sun 24th November – 8pm onwards

November 21, 2013 by


On Sunday, November 24th one of the finest multi-instrumentalists in the world will be at the Heeley Institute as part of the Big Boulder Rolls on. Born in Belgium to a long line of Romani musicians, Tcha Limberger was playing guitar at the age of six and giving solo concerts by the time he was eight; […]

4Square (+ support from Moore Moss Rutter) @ Heeley Institute – Sat 23rd November – 8pm onwards

November 21, 2013 by


Contemporary folk quartet 4Square will be appearing at the Heeley Institute on Saturday, November 23rd as part of the Big Boulder Rolls On. Formed outside Rochdale in 2006, 4Square put themselves on the wider contemporary folk map with a now legendary performance at the Cropredy Convention in 2009, which resulted in the band selling out their debut album […]

Bishop’s Fayre – Saturday November 23rd & Sunday November 24th 10am – 3.30pm

November 20, 2013 by


Next weekend sees the return of the hugely popular Medieval event at Bishops House! A craft fair with a difference! Craft stalls for those unusual Christmas gifts, including Pommiers pottery, Handmade Things (leather and wood workers), Jenna Fisher silver jewellery maker, Plainweave (replica medieval textiles), Runesmith (Celtic and Viking style jewellery), Melanie Crafts (soft toys, gemstone jewellery, […]

The Old Dance School ( + Sieben) @ The Heeley Institute – 11 Nov 2013 – 8pm onwards

November 1, 2013 by


Contemporary folk septet The Old Dance School will be filling the Heeley Institute with their lush cinematic soundscapes on Monday, November 11th.The band have released three studio albums and toured the world since forming in Birmingham back in 2006, and will be supported on the night by the the mighty Sieben, a project devised by […]

Meersbrook Tree Day – Friday 1st November – 10.30-3.30pm

October 24, 2013 by


The SCC Community Forestry team will be running the fourth Meersbrook Tree Day in Meersbrook Park, supported by Trees for Cities.  This is a fantastic Half Term Event for all the family. Come along & take part in an interesting fun-filled day of activities based around the park’s trees Help plant trees and maintain the parks woodland […]

Exhibition @ Bishops House Museum – Sat 5/Sun 6 October – 12 to 4pm

October 3, 2013 by


On Sunday 6 October, Judges present the prize for their favorite artwork of ‘A current view of Sheffield from the top of Meersbrook Park’ (inspired by ‘View of Sheffield from Derbyshire Lane’ by JMWTurner). The presentation takes place at the Meersbrook Park Walled Garden during the Apple Day festivities. All the entries for this exhibition will be displayed at Bishops House […]

FREE Folk Night @ The Heeley Institute – 4th Oct 2013 – 8pm onwards

October 2, 2013 by


The Heeley Institute Folk Club encourages all types of music from people of all ages and ethnic background. This FREE event will also feature performances from several local singers and musicians. Please do come along and lend your support either as audience members or performers. All levels of ability are encouraged. Everyone will be made […]

Vintage Autumn Market – Sept 15th 11am-5pm @ Abbeydale Picture House (car park)

September 3, 2013 by


On Sunday 15th September the Sheffield Antiques Quarter group holds its third event, a ‘Vintage Autumn Market’ The Market will relocate from its previous base on Broadfield Road, to the Abbeydale Picture House (car park) on Abbeydale Road. This represents yet further forging of links between businesses within the new Quarter as the new owner of the […]