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CAKES AND ALE – Shakespeare at The Abbeydale Picture House, 27th April – 6.30pm onwards

April 24, 2016 by


Cakes and Ale: Words, Music and Song – Celebrate Shakespeare with tall tales, short stories, and live music. Hosted by Radio Sheffield’s Paulette Edwards, join local writers, musicians, and raconteurs Bryony Doran, Bill Allerton, Sally Goldsmith, Rony Robinson, and The Steve Salfield Trio. Doors: 6:30pm / 7:45pm start (Music from 7:00pm) All proceeds go to the preservation […]

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 […]

Friends of Meersbrook Hall AGM – Monday 25th April, 8.00pm onwards

April 20, 2016 by


It’s the Friends of Meersbrook Hall AGM on Monday evening, hear reports on the progress made over the last year and an update on negotiations with Sheffield City Council about meanwhile use of the building. The full agenda is available here More details available here (on Facebook)

Heeley Festival 2016 – BOOK A STALL!

March 22, 2016 by


Planning is now under way for this years’ Heeley Festival, taking place on Saturday 18th June, 12-5pm in and around Heeley People’s Park. The biggest community event in Heeley, last year the festival had over 5000 visitors on the day. A range of stall options are available, with prices starting at just £15. Car booters […]

GUMBO! Fundraiser for Heeley People’s Park – Sun 17th January – 3pm onwards @ The White Lion

January 10, 2016 by


The White Lion pub on Chesterfield Road will be hosting a fundraising event for the Heeley People’s Park on Sunday, January 17th from 3pm Local collective Gumbo, which has previously raised funds at The White Lion for the Real Junk Food Project, the Meersbrook Park After School Club and the independent businesses of Devonshire Street, will be […]

Apple Day @ Meersbrook Park Walled Garden, Sun 11th October # 1-5pm

October 8, 2015 by


Bring your apples and put them through the press – drink your own apple juice! Songs from Carfield Choir, teas and apple pies Sunday 11th October, 1-5pm @ Meersbrook Park Walled Garden  

English Madrigals Workshop @ Heeley Institute, Sat 14th Nov – 2.30-5.00pm

September 26, 2015 by


This is a chance for community singers to explore some beautiful renaissance music. Learn two English madrigals by ear and expect soaring harmonies, intricate counterpoint and fugues galore (doublet and hose optional). No need to read music and all welcome though not suitable for beginning singers. Tickets are £10 payable on the door.  Please book […]

The Monster Ceilidh Band – 18th Sept @ Heeley Institute

September 13, 2015 by


The Monster Ceilidh Band will be performing at The Heeley Institute from 8pm on Friday, 18th September, The band will be playing material from their recently released album Charge!, creating fully electronic ceilidhs and combining traditional dance forms with contemporary electronic and drum and bass music, weaving together smelting riffs, massive chord progressions, intense electronics, folk […]


August 30, 2015 by


The fourth annual Big Boulder Music and Arts Festival will be taking place at the Heeley People’s Park on Sunday, 6th September from 12noon – 6pm. There’ll be food stalls, beer tent, arts & crafts and family activities throughout the day, with music on the main stage from Early Cartographers, The Angel Brothers, The Cuckoo […]

This is Heeley Music Festival, 24th – 26th July @ The Brothers Arms / Heeley People’s Park

July 23, 2015 by


This is Heeley takes over Heeley People’s Park and The Brothers Arms this weekend for a FREE music festival. 60+ cask ales, food vendors and 2 stages full of fantastic live music will be taking place throughout Saturday with more in the pub on Friday evening and all day Sunday. There is also a programme of […]

Herb Day @ Meersbrook Community Walled Garden – 3rd May, 1pm-4pm

April 20, 2015 by


Spinning and weaving demonstration at Bishops House Museum by the Hallamshire Guild of Weavers, Spinners and Dyers   Down at the garden see the dye plant garden Herb teas, breads, cakes for sale and Herb plants for sale. Meersbrook Park Users Trust –

Book & a Beer @ The White Lion – 27th April, 8pm

April 20, 2015 by


Would you like to make some new friends, and share your love of books? The White Lion is hosting a new book group called Book & a Beer that will meet on the last Monday in the month (starting at 8pm) to discuss well loved books or discover new ones. Each month the group decides on a […]

This Girl Can – Healthy Lifestyle Courses

April 10, 2015 by


Heeley Development Trust will be delivering sport and fitness sessions in partnership with the Heeley Asian Women’s Group and Move More Sheffield  to celebrate This Girl Can, a national campaign developed by Sport England to encourage women of all shapes, sizes and fitness levels to get involved with an array of healthy living activities. Weekly […]