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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 […]

Carfield School Summer Fair – Sat 14th June

June 6, 2014 by


The Friends of Carfield School will be staging the 2014 Summer Fair between 12noon – 3pm on Saturday, 14th June. The playgrounds and classrooms of the Argyle Road school will be playing host to an array of stalls selling books, clothing, bric-a-brac, plants and toys alongside kid’s shows, games and activities. There will also be […]

A vibrant Heeley Festival brings community together

June 28, 2013 by


  On Saturday, June 22nd , the Heeley community came together in spectacular fashion for the 2013 Heeley festival, with over 5,000 people enjoying the vibrancy and creativity of the largest event in the community calendar. The festival was organised by the Heeley Development Trust (HDT), with voluntary support provided by local members of the Crowded […]

Heeley Festival 2013

February 9, 2013 by


This year’s Heeley Festival will take place on Saturday 22nd June, 12-5pm. Heeley Development Trust are now taking bookings for the whole Festival site. The price tariff is below: £7 Car Boot Sale – Anns Grove School PTA fundraiser  (advance bookings; £10 on day – check availability in advance) £10 Voluntary/Community Groups £25 Arts, crafts, gifts, […]

Live Music Event in Heeley Millennium Park – Saturday 22nd September

September 17, 2012 by


**You can find details of the 2013 Big Boulder Music and Arts Festival here** Heeley Development Trust are excited to present the first Heeley  ‘Big Boulder’ live music event, taking place on Saturday 22nd September, 12.30-6pm on Taggy’s Field, Heeley Millennium Park  Working in collaboration with local music promoters, Four Rivers, the event will be […]

Heeley Festival 23rd June 2012

June 16, 2012 by


It’s that time of year again… the countdown to the fabulous Heeley Festival!   This year’s event will be on Saturday 23rd June and, as usual, promises something for everyone.  Meet us at 11.30am at The Institute on Gleadless Road to join a noisy and colourful opening procession as it winds its way through the park […]


April 12, 2012 by


The 2012 Heeley Festival will take place on Saturday 23rd June 2012 (12noon to 5pm)  The event is organised by the Heeley Events & Activities Team (HEAT) which is made up of local residents and workers.  We are keen to welcome new members on board to help with this years Festival.  There are many different ways […]

Do They Know It’s Christmas?

December 13, 2011 by


Since 2001, Heeley Green has seen locals gather to mark the beginning of Christmas with a Lantern Parade. Children make lanterns at school, then on the first Friday of December they are lit, the Christmas lights are switched on, and a swarm of Heeley-ites process towards Heeley Parish Church for a carol service. But not […]

If it’s June, It must be ……Heeley Festival!

June 14, 2011 by


The much loved annual Heeley Festival is set to take place on Heeley Millennium Park on Saturday 18th June, from 12noon to 5pm. Performers and festival goers will open proceedings with a parade, starting at the Heeley Institute at 12noon and winding through the Park to the main stage for the first performance of the day. […]

Heeley Festival 2011

February 22, 2011 by


This years Heeley Festival will take place on Saturday 18th June between 12 noon and 5pm. Stalls can now be booked by either contacting Heeley Development Trust at the address below or by printing off the booking form using the following links, Heeley Festival 2011 – Booking Form (Word format) Heeley Festival 2011 – Booking […]

Bundle Up for the Christmas Light Switch On!

November 23, 2010 by


This year’s Christmas Light Switch On starts up at Heeley Green from 5pm, Friday 3 December with music, a free raffle and an early appearance by Father Christmas followed by the Big Christmas Lights Switch On at 5.30pm.  The lantern lit procession will then proceed down the hill to Heeley Parish Church, where there will be refreshments, a brass […]

Heeley City Farm Christmas Fayre

November 23, 2010 by


Just a reminder that it is the Heeley Farm Christmas Fayre on Saturday 11th December. There are still spaces for craft stall holders, so get in touch with Sarah Hardy at the Farm on 0114 2580482 if you are interested, more details >

Snapshot foretells Heeley Festival cold snap

June 23, 2010 by


I’m not a great photographer, but I noticed this view of ‘contrails’ over Albert Road Tram-sheds the evening before Heeley Festival.  I don’t often notice ‘contrails’ (short for ‘condensation trails’ or also known as ‘vapour trails’), but these lasted so long that they all start to criss-cross.  I wondered what it meant for the weather […]

Heeley Festival 2010 – Pictures

June 20, 2010 by


Pictures of the Festival, more to follow!  If you took pictures on the day and would be happy for us to include them on here, please get in touch ( 0114 2500613 or       Coverage of the Heeley Festival in Sheffield Star – Published Date 21st June 2010    MUSIC, dance, face painting […]