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Be Wiser About Keeping Warm in Heeley

October 22, 2012 by


The colder months are approaching, so now is a good time to start thinking about how we will keep warm without spending more. It’s especially important for those more vulnerable to the cold weather, and those who may need extra support and information on staying warm, reducing bills and keeping healthy this winter. In Heeley, […]

Heeley City Farm – Autumn Show 16th Sept

September 12, 2012 by


Come see the new animals and celebrate food growing at the annual Heeley City Farm Autumn Show! As well as craft, food and gift stalls to browse, there will be lots happening to entertain all the family. Drumming and photography workshops will be taking place in the afternoon as well as a circus skills entertainer […]

Summer events at Heeley City Farm

August 9, 2012 by


There are lots of activities happening over the Summer Holidays at Heeley City Farm to keep your kids happy and most of them are FREE! There is something to do every week either in the Energy House or in the Roundhouse woodland. See the fliers for more details, dates, times and booking details if needed. If your children collect Children's University credits on their passports to learning we are a registered Learning Destination and can give out stamps to go towards their certificates. Hope to see you there!

Gourmet Evening @ The Farm Kitchen, 29th June 2012

June 24, 2012 by


Fresh from the success of its last open evening, The Farm Kitchen at Heeley City Farm is hosting another gourmet pop up restaurant evening on the 29th June 2012. It's £17.99 per head and judging on the response from the Spanish evening, it sold out as soon as it was organised, you will have to get in quick to book a table - so don't delay! Have a look at the vegetarian/vegan menu for the evening - for booking or enquiries please contact Alison at the Farm Kitchen on 0114 2580244

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.

Chicken Keeping Course @ Heeley City Farm

March 12, 2012 by


Held at Heeley City Farm this is a one day starter course with all the information you need to begin keeping chickens at home. The day includes lunch and refreshments, teaching and information packs as well as access to follow up advice.

Half Term Activities at Heeley City Farm

February 13, 2012 by


Come and join us in our Iron Age Roundhouse! We are offering young people and families an opportunity to take part in some Forest Schools and Heritage activities based around our reconstructed Iron Age Roundhouse - Tuesday 14th - Friday 17th February - All FREE.

Community Heritage at Heeley City Farm

October 4, 2011 by


This year’s community excavation ‘Life at No.57: The Sheffield terraced Street Project’ discovered some interesting things about life in Heeley 100 years ago.  Heeley City Farm and The Department of Archaeology at Sheffield University teamed up for 2 weeks (July 16th to Aug 31st) during The National Festival of British Archaeology to give people the opportunity to take […]

Learning in Abbeydale and Heeley September 2011

August 1, 2011 by


We have new courses  starting in September 2011 in your area.  The following neighbourhood centres are offering adult learning opportunities: Heeley Online Centre Heeley Institute Heeley Parish Church Heeley City Farm Heeley Baths Nether Edge Primary School St Peter’s Commonground Contact Maxine Bowler on 0114 2500613 or Liz Bowman on 07817 006437 (termtime only – […]

Heeley City Farm Spring Fair

March 15, 2011 by


Loads of fun for all the family! Food, Gift and Craft Stalls and a Raffle An appearance by Boggart’s Breakfast and an acoustic set from The Generics Children’s Activities Come and see all our new animals – new lambs!! Animal petting in the small animal house New growing season in the garden centre Delicious cakes […]

Friends of Bishops House – Community Heritage Weekend

March 8, 2011 by


26/27 March 11.00 am – 3.30 pm Bishops House, located at the top of Meersbrook Park in Norton Lees, is one of Sheffield’s historical gems. The Friends of Bishops House (FOBH) are working to ensure its historical value is recognised and the building is properly preserved for future generations to enjoy. We will be holding […]

Grow your own organic veg! FREE weekly sessions

February 9, 2011 by


Learn how on our practical, friendly sessions on Friday mornings. Making soil fertile, raising plants, no-dig methods, container growing, composting, avoiding pests and diseases… No classroom sessions, just hands-on learning in the city farm’s kitchen garden with raised beds, fruit and herb garden and two polytunnels and experienced gardeners running the sessions. Taste the results… […]

Valentine’s Weekend Event at Heeley City Farm!

February 7, 2011 by


Activity session for children in the reception classroom at Heeley City Farm on Sunday 13th February 11am -3pm. Take part in our craft activities and then stop off for heart shaped treats and cookies in the Farm Kitchen afterwards. It’s free to get in but there will be a small charge for some of the […]

Farmhouse Breakfast Week at Heeley City Farm, 23rd – 29th January

January 18, 2011 by


Get your day off to a great start by having breakfast in The Farm Kitchen at Heeley City Farm during Farmhouse Breakfast Week. It’s the most important meal of the day and even grabbing a couple of slices of toast before you start your day can really make a difference. Having breakfast aids concentration and […]