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The Big Boulder Music and Arts Festival – Sunday 8th Sept – 12noon to 6pm

August 24, 2013 by


The second annual Big Boulder Music and Arts Festival will be taking place at Heeley Millennium Park on Sunday, September 8th from 12noon – 6pm. The festival has been organised by the Heeley Development Trust (HDT), in partnership with local promoters Four Rivers, to build on the success of several smaller local gigs at The Heeley Institute and […]

Meersbrook ‘Walled Garden’ Party, Sunday 30th June

June 20, 2013 by


The ‘Walled Garden’ Party Sunday 30th June, 1pm till 5pm Music! Dancing! Food! Music from: Son para Todos , The Garden Band and Carfield Community Choir Teas and cakes, Face painting, Children’s games and Plants for sale Entry – spend a penny or a pound (funds raised to improve the toilets) The nearest entrance for the Walled Garden […]

Bringing Art and Photography to the Heeley Meersbrook Area

June 19, 2013 by


Local teacher, Jordanna Farrimond, currently runs Artists in the Making which delivers art and photography sessions to children and adults in a variety of settings. Artists in the Making was set up with a vision to promote the creativity of children in Sheffield through art and photography. The jam packed school curriculum today makes it difficult […]

It’s Festival Time in Heeley!

June 16, 2013 by


The streets, buildings and parks of Heeley will be playing host to the Heeley festival, the biggest event in the community calendar, from 12noon – 5pm on Saturday, June 22nd. The festival will see the Millennium Park filled with music and dance, parrots and hawks, children’s rides, activities and workshops and an array of stalls […]

The Heeley Art Club Exhibition – Sat 15th & Sun 16th June

June 14, 2013 by


Art exhibition by The Heeley Art Club at: The Moorland Discovery Centre Longshaw Estate, SHEFFIELD, S11 7TZ Selection of high quality original artwork for sale at reasonable prices. Admission is free. Refreshments available from The Moorland Café. The exhibition is being held on Saturday June 15th & Sunday June 16th at 10:00am – 5pm on the […]

Carfield School Summer Fair – Saturday 15th June 2013

June 4, 2013 by


The Carfield School Summer Fair takes place on Saturday 15th June (12pm-3pm). The event is organised by Carfield Friends and is the schools biggest fundraiser so call in to show your support. There will be a craft market, plant stall, Cafe Carfield and lots of activities for kids. CARFIELD PRIMARY SCHOOL ARGYLE CLOSE SHEFFIELD S8 9HJ Telephone 0114 255 7534 […]

Heeley Art Club Exhibition @ The Winter Garden

May 11, 2013 by


An event showcasing 26 artists from Heeley Art Club begins at the Winter Gardens on Monday. ‘Sheffield Out Of The Frame’ runs until Sunday May 19th and will exhibit 68 pictures of non-Sheffield related subjects. Artwork will be available to purchase, with prices ranging from £30 to £300, along with cards and prints for sale. Heeley Art […]

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 […]

Big Environment Day @ Heeley Park – Saturday 4th May 2013

April 23, 2013 by


Join us in Heeley Millennium Park for our Big Environment Day on Saturday 4th May 2013, 11am to 3pm. There’ll be eco activities for the whole family to enjoy, free of charge. Choose from woodland crafts, discover our new bird, tree and mini beast trails, or give us a hand painting the White Horse of […]

Sheffield Antiques Quarter Vintage Spring Market – Sunday 28th April

April 17, 2013 by


After a rather fabulous launch event in November 2012, the Sheffield Antiques Quarter are now going to celebrate National Antiques Week with their very own Spring Market.  National Antiques Week runs from 20-28th April 2013 and the Quarter will be highlighting ‘The Greener Side’ of Antiques. They will be celebrating in style with all Centres and Shops […]

Culture comes to St Wilfrid’s

March 29, 2013 by


Clients and staff at St Wilfrid’s Centre for the homeless and vulnerable enjoyed an afternoon of music recently when professional musicians Chloe and Stephenie came to entertain.  Soprano Chloe and Pianist Stephenie enthralled the gathered audience and mesmerised them with their music. Everyone was treated to a sprinkling of Gershwin and a dash of Puccini […]

Sheffield Antiques Quarter Spring Market – Sun 28th April 2013

March 28, 2013 by


During next month it will be  ‘National Antiques Week’ and Sheffield’s Antiques Quarter will be celebrating in style. Between the 20th-28th April the Antiques Centres and shops will be flying green flags and rolling out green carpets to highlight the ‘Greener-Side’ of local retail.  National Antiques Week will culminate in the The Sheffield Antiques Quarter holding a Spring […]

FREE Workshop in Heeley Park – Learn about Traditional Woodland Management

February 11, 2013 by


Come along to our Woodland Management Skills Workshop on Wednesday Feb 20th, 1-3.30pm in Heeley Millennium Park. A hands on workshop to learn about traditional woodland management techniques and skills. Includes: Hazel & willow coppicing and identification Learn to use traditional tools Find out more about looking after the woodland Canes, pea sticks and poles […]

Sewing For All

February 1, 2013 by


New Class starting on Friday 8th February 2013 10 – 12noon. At Sloan Medical Practice, Little London Road, Heeley (next door to Lidls) Come along and learn how to make and embellish a cushion cover and a table runner – take home what you make! No previous experience necessary – sewing machines, fabric and tuition […]