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Heritage Open Days – Celebrating Meersbrook Hall – Sun 11th Sept, 12-4pm

September 5, 2016 by


The Friends of Meersbrook Hall, Heeley Development Trust and RUSKIN-in-SHEFFIELD are opening the doors of Meersbrook Hall as part of the Sheffield Heritage Open Days weekend. Local professional artists and craftspeople will show their work at a Makers Fair and offer hands-on activity as part of a day celebrating the cultural heritage and future of […]

The Walled Garden Party – Sunday 5th June 2016, 1pm-5pm

June 1, 2016 by


It’s the annual garden party at Meersbrook Community Walled Garden on Sunday (1-5pm). There will be childrens games and crafts, teas and cakes, music from Son para Todos and Carfield Community Choir, plants for sale and more! Entrance is £0.50p or £1.00 per family with funds raised going towards toilet improvements in the garden There will […]

Job Vacancies @ Heeley Development Trust

February 4, 2015 by


The Heeley-based CycleBoost project is currently seeking two new members of staff to launch and develop Rotherham CycleBoost later this spring. Working alongside an established team currently delivering a similar service in Sheffield and Barnsley, the Hub Co-ordinator and Assistant Hub Co-ordinator will be using the Mobile Bike Hub to promote sustainable transport and active […]

JOB VACANCY @ Heeley Development Trust, Learning Champion – Full Time – £17,469 p.a

October 28, 2014 by


Heeley Development Trust have an exciting job vacancy in their Adult Community Learning Team > Learning Champion > JOB DESCRIPTION + PERSON SPECIFICATION / APPLICATION FORM (WORD/PDF)

Big Tent & The Gypsy Lantern (+ support) @ Heeley Institute, Sat 11th October

October 5, 2014 by


Big Tent and the Gypsy Lantern, with The Bronze in support, will be performing at the Heeley Institute on Saturday, October 11th. Tom, Paul, Danny and George formed Big Tent after performing around the world with various different folk collectives and projects, releasing their debut album ‘Richest Man Today’ in 2012 after graduating from the […]

Sum Votes Needed for Local Building

October 5, 2014 by


              Sum Studios has been shortlisted for the 2014 Sheffield Design Award by the Sheffield Civic Trust and the Royal Institute of British Architects Yorkshire. The former Anns Grove School was originally designed by renowned architect Charles J Innocent and built by the Sheffield School Board at the turn […]

Coope Boyes & Simpson @ Heeley Institute – Sun 21st Sept – 8pm

September 12, 2014 by


  After a summer break to organise the 2014 Big Boulder Music and Arts Festival, Big Boulder Promotions will be returning to the Heeley Institute with an autumn/winter program of intimate roots music performances including O’Hooley and Tidow, Martin Carthy and Big Tent and the Gypsy Lantern. Performing on Sunday, 21st September, Barry Coope, Jim […]

Heritage Open Day @ Sum Studios – Sat 13th Sept

September 10, 2014 by


On Saturday 13th September (11am-3pm) there will be an opportunity to see Sum Studios as part of the annual Heritage Open Days events. There will be tours of the buildings, displays by Heeley History Workshop and Heeley Development Trust, opportunities to share memories and a chance show your support for the next phase of fundraising. […]

Help fund Heeley Park this September

September 8, 2014 by


The Heeley Park has been shortlisted for a Lloyds Bank Community Fund Award after being nominated by former employee Andy Hudson. Four third sector organisations from 352 communities across Great Britain will receive grants between £500-£3,000, depending on the results of a public vote which is open from September 2nd – 5pm on Friday, October […]

The Big Boulder Music and Arts Festival 2014 @ Heeley Park, Sun 7th Sept – 12-6.30pm

August 30, 2014 by


Heeley Park will be hosting the 2014 Big Boulder Music and Arts Festival between 12pm – 6.30pm on Sunday, September 7th. The culmination of another year of intimate roots music gigs at the Heeley Institute, the third annual music and arts festival has been organised by Big Boulder Promotions to feature live performances from Orchestre […]

Call for Artists, Crafters, Makers & Creators for Big Boulder 2014

July 14, 2014 by


The third Big Boulder Music & Arts Festival will take place on Sunday 7th September, 12-6pm in Heeley Park. Heeley Park is Sheffield’s largest community owned park, built and looked after by Heeley Development Trust since 1996 on behalf of the local community.  The park does not receive any statutory funding, therefore ongoing grant funding and […]

Sum Studios 1st Birthday Party – Sat 19th July, 6pm-12 pm

July 8, 2014 by


Sum Studios will be celebrating its first birthday with a open air public party in the courtyard from 6pm – midnight on Saturday, July 19th. There will be a public bar, street food stalls and live music from Clubs & Spades, Hot Soles, Mike Hughes and Tandem alongside DJ sets by The DJ Pipes, Winston […]

William Shakespeare’s Macbeth by The Handlebards @ Recycle Bikes, Mon 23rd June – 7pm

June 9, 2014 by


Alternative theatre troupe HandleBards will be performing a pedal-powered version of Shakespeare’s ‘Macbeth’ at ReCycle Bikes on Monday, 23rd June as part of a three month European Tour. Callum Brodie, Callum Cheatle, Tom Dixon and Paul Moss will be carrying all the required set, props, costumes and camping equipment across thousands of miles on four […]

Heeley Festival 2014

June 9, 2014 by


Heeley Festival 2014 takes place on Saturday 21st June, 12noon – 5pm The streets, buildings and green spaces of Heeley will be hosting an array of entertainments and culinary treats, with a pop-up zoo, strawberry cream teas in the Heeley Parish Church, a classic car show outside Sum Studios and a car boot sale at […]