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New Heeley Voice Issue 56

February 9, 2013 by


New Heeley Voice – March 2013 The 56th issue of the New Heeley Voice will be published at the start of March 2013. The deadline for articles, local news, dates of events etc is              Friday 15th February 2013  Please email information and photos to or drop it in at Heeley Dev Trust, Ash Tree Yard, 62-68 Thirlwell Road, Heeley, Sheffield, S8 9TF         If you are […]

TV’s Wheeler Dealer Opens Bramall Lane Showroom

January 31, 2013 by


One of the UK’s most well known car dealers – TV’s Mike Brewer – will launch his first ever high street dealership today on Bramall Lane. The Mike Brewer Motors showroom, which will create 20 new local jobs, will offer car buyers the same honest and friendly style seen on Mike’s shows. Mike has presented Channel […]

Job Vacancy @ Heeley Dev Trust – Digital Media Centre Co-ordinator

January 16, 2013 by


JOB VACANCY – Digital Media Centre Co-ordinator Can you help us? We are looking for an enthusiastic and creative individual, with experience of the CDI sector to bring our centre to life. You will have excellent communication skills, be a natural host, able to support and nurture people to realise their talents and ideas. Salary                    […]


January 15, 2013 by


Sheffield Heeley MP, Meg Munn, has today welcomed plans to modernise Heeley Post Office on Gleadless Road. The Post Office has confirmed that they will be changing the Heeley Post Office branch to one of their new-look branches. The development is part of a three-year investment and support programme, which will see around 6,000 branches […]

New Heeley Voice

November 7, 2012 by


Issue 55 of the New Heeley Voice is due out early December It will be the Christmas edition so if you have any news/events/jobs that you would like to include then please let us have the information by  Friday 16th November 2012 If you would like to include an advert in this issue then please take […]

Incredible Nutshell Gets Cracking

October 6, 2012 by


Local health food shop, the Incredible Nutshell, on Chesterfield Road re-opened its doors this summer looking lighter, brighter, and fully stocked. Shoppers have made fabulous comments about the new look: now a mixture of modern clean lines and random old objects collected by the new proprietors to create a pleasant and interesting place to shop.  The […]

The Corner Gallery: Local Sheffield Art & Craft

October 6, 2012 by


The Corner Gallery in Heeley Bank Antiques Centre, Queens Road, promotes arts & crafts made by over 30 local artisans.  Set up by Hendrika Stephens, a maker of recycled jewellery and sculpture, it seeks to provide a permanent space to sell local art. We often have no idea of the origin of items we own.  […]

Middle Earth meets Heeley Bottom

October 5, 2012 by


Chesterfield Road shops just got more interesting with the addition of a book shop – one with added extras. The Littlest Bookshop opened on 1st August and sells not only books but also war game figures and related paraphernalia – painted figures, unpainted box sets, paints and Warhammer gamers’ White Dwarf magazine. Prices for painted figures […]

Heeley Voice – September 2012 – issue 54

September 19, 2012 by


The autumn issue of the Heeley Voice gives us an opportunity to share the news that work has finally started to restore the former Anns Grove School. After 8 years hard work , ownership of the buildings has now been transferred to Heeley Development Trust to enable the site to be brought back into use […]

Sheffield Antiques Quarter development moves onward…

September 13, 2012 by


Plans for the development of ‘Sheffield Antiques Quarter’ are moving along at speed. There have been 5 productive meetings of the Quarter group whose members represent the centres, shops, cafes and bars, local groups and representatives from Sheffield City Council and the local Community Assemblies. The group are hoping to raise the profile of the […]

What the …..

June 19, 2012 by


… has been going on with Heeley’s health food shop?  ‘In A Nutshell’ on Chesterfield Road has been selling vegetarian/ vegan wholefoods for at least 21 years under a succession of proprietors: Vicky, Lynne, Pete, Alan & Barney, and lastly, Sheila who has just retired.  Thankfully, two local women stepped up to save Nutshell.  In fact, […]

New Use For Old Bank

April 2, 2012 by


The Baroque revival-style old Sheffield Savings Bank on Chesterfield Road, opened in March as Heeley Bank Antiques Centre. Paul Blythen from Handsworth, whose family are from Prospect Road, struggled to buy the bank in December and with a recession it wasn’t easy: “The banks weren’t interested, so I pushed the boat out and financed it myself […]

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.

Recipe for Success!

October 4, 2011 by


After the success of a Cheer Up Honey Pie Tearoom in Meersbrook Pavilion, Jo Hardiman plans to open a tearoom on Chesterfield Road in October. For the summer, the Pavilion was transformed into a traditional tearoom with bunting, colourful tablecloths, china crockery, sugar cubes, milk jugs, newspapers and pink-pinny-ed waitresses.  Cake displays were a work […]