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Heritage Open Day in Heeley – September 14th 2013, 11-4pm

September 11, 2013 by


Heritage Open Days is an annual celebration of England’s fantastic architecture and culture. Every year on four days in September, buildings of every age, style and function throw open their doors and offer free access to places that are usually closed to the public or normally charge for admission. It is a once-a-year chance to […]

Job Vacancies @ Heeley Development Trust

September 5, 2013 by


Heeley Development Trust are advertising 2 new vacancies to join their Adult Community Learning Team. The Community Learning Champion roles will cover the North (Chapletown, High Green & Stannington) Sheffield and South West (Crookes, Dore, Totley, Ecclesall and Fulwood) Sheffield areas and will be required to develop learning opportunities in these areas and increase participation levels. The roles are […]

Adult learning in Heeley this autumn

September 5, 2013 by


A wide variety of adult learning courses will be available to the Heeley community this autumn. English for speakers of another language, functional skills in literacy and numeracy as well as more advanced courses in word processing and desktop publishing will be available alongside the on-going open access sessions at the Heeley Online Centre on Thirlwell Road. […]

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 […]

Sunday night and Saturday morning in Heeley

August 17, 2013 by


Magic Lantern Film Club returns to Heeley with a double bill in September.  On the evening of Sunday 1st September, ReCycle Bikes will host the third Summer’s End Soirée. There’ll be bike races in the courtyard, freshly pressed juice from Abundance, and an outdoor screening of Saturday Night and Sunday Morning. Starring Albert Finney, this […]

next Heeley Voice (Sept 2013) deadline

August 2, 2013 by


Issue 58 of the New Heeley Voice will be published early September – please send any articles, news, details of events or adverts to by Friday 9th August or post to; Ash Tree Yard 62-68 Thirlwell Road Heeley Sheffield S8 9TF

Sing Like A Bloke Workshop – for Blokes Of All Genders @ Heeley Institute 02/09/13

August 1, 2013 by


A singing workshop like no other! Open to all ages and abilities, a unique opportunity to experience the fun, silliness and harmonies of one of the best choirmasters EVER, Stephen Taberner, of Australian singing sensations, The Spooky Men. Ahead of their Penistone concert on the 3rd September, Stephen and a couple of Spooky Men will be delighting […]

Free climbing session in Heeley Park

July 31, 2013 by


Heeley Development Trust (HDT) will be hosting an open climbing session at the Millennium Park from 12noon – 3pm on Saturday, August 3rd. ‘Heeley Hang’ will showcase the pioneering open access climbing equipment installed at the park by the HDT, and provide local people with an opportunity to engage with the facilities in a relaxed, […]

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 […]

Big Tent and The Gypsy Lantern @ The Heeley Institute, Saturday 29th June

June 21, 2013 by


Get yourself introduced to this young band from Birmingham who have just released their first album. There are lots of strong harmonies, driving guitars, some interesting arrangements courtesy of the layers of strings, percussion and trumpet and some very, very good songs. Vocal harmonies with hints of retro West Coast, a touch of XTC, and […]

Unique Music Experience Coming To The Heeley Institute – Saturday 8th June – 8pm onwards

June 3, 2013 by


With  influences such as Sergio Mendes,   Pink Martini , Boulevard of Broken Dreams and Nouvelle vague, fabulous 12 –piece World Music Cabaret Ensemble Orchestre Ruffanti are an ever-so-slightly kitsch treasure trove of  retro glamour and charity shop audio exotica . The band will be bringing a  unique dash of glamour and exotica to The Heeley Institute on […]

Adult Learners Week event – Get a Bigger Life Online @ The Winter Garden – Friday 24th May

May 17, 2013 by


The Heeley Development Trust (HDT) will be turning the Winter Gardens into a digital media training centre between 10am – 2pm on Friday, May 24th. The ‘Get a Bigger Life Online’ event has been developed by the HDT in partnership with Sheffield City Council and the University of Sheffield to celebrate Adult Learners Week and […]

Next Heeley Voice Deadline

April 27, 2013 by


The 57th issue of the Heeley Voice  will be published in June. If there are events or activities happening locally over the summer, send details to Heeley Development Trust by Friday 10th May and they can be promoted in the magazine. Over 4000 copies are hand delivered door to door across Heeley, Meersbrook and Lower Arbourthorne so it’s a really useful way to […]

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 […]