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Hang out in Heeley Park – Saturday 23rd March 12-3pm

March 20, 2013 by


Heeley Park now has two large artificial boulders, plus smaller boulders and ‘stepping stones’ to provide facilities to climb for all ages and abilities. To promote these features and encourage people to have a go at climbing, we are holding a Heeley Hang bouldering session this Saturday (23rd March, 12-3pm).  This a free event that will allow […]

Skills Workshops in Heeley Park

March 11, 2013 by


The highly skilled and experienced Heeley Park Team are the people who spend the most time out in the Millennium Park, so who better than to lead on a programme of skills workshops than them?  Dominic, Carl, Andy, Dave J and Dave W will be sharing their skills through hands-on demos covering a range of subjects, […]

The Big Boulder Rolls On – Live Music Event at The Heeley Institute – Dave Formula and the Finks – Saturday 16th March 7.30pm

March 8, 2013 by


An amazing opportunity to see four leading musicians playing music they love at The Heeley Institute on Saturday 16th March. Dave Formula is best known as the man behind the keyboard sound that was so much a feature of the music of groundbreaking 80s band Magazine before moving on to create New Romantics Visage and later […]

FREE Workshop in Heeley Park – Learn about Traditional Woodland Management

February 11, 2013 by


Come along to our Woodland Management Skills Workshop on Wednesday Feb 20th, 1-3.30pm in Heeley Millennium Park. A hands on workshop to learn about traditional woodland management techniques and skills. Includes: Hazel & willow coppicing and identification Learn to use traditional tools Find out more about looking after the woodland Canes, pea sticks and poles […]

Volunteer Climbers needed for the ‘Heeley Hang’

February 7, 2013 by


Heeley Development Trust is looking for volunteers to help run events on the climbing boulders in Heeley Millennium Park.  We’re keen to promote the boulders and encourage safe usage of them, and will be holding our first Heeley Hang bouldering session on Saturday 23rd March, 12-3pm to kick start our bouldering season.  We’ll be down on site […]

Plant Your Park! Saturday 29th September

September 26, 2012 by


During the last few weeks in September we’ve been planting dozens of different varieties of shrubs and flowers around the park and we want your help! If you fancy being a part of our ‘planting team’ come along to the following session: Saturday 29th September 10.00am – 1.00pm Midhill/Myrtle Road green space We will provide […]

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 […]

Still time to Come out to Play!

August 10, 2012 by


The Come Out to Play programme of family activities in Heeley Millennium Park is now half way through, with local children (and their grown-ups!) taking part in a kite making workshop and a Pirates in the Park day over the last few weeks!  Due to heavy rain the kite making took place indoors but children […]

Come Out to Play in Heeley Millennium Park!

July 17, 2012 by


We know that children love to be outdoors – in all weathers.  We know that they like to be have fun, be entertained, meet other children and be given exciting play opportunities to really enjoy the summer holidays!  We also know that for parents, activities need to be local, accessible, and suitable for children of […]

Garden Party on Midhill Road, Heeley – POSTPONED

July 13, 2012 by


In the June edition of the New Heeley Voice we advertised a Garden Party for Saturday July 14th on the green space between Midhill Road and Myrtle Road.  We have decided to postpone this event until later in the summer, but look out for the new community notice board that will be installed in the space […]

National Insect Week – ‘Lovely Bug Day’ on Heeley Millennium Park

June 27, 2012 by


It’s National Insect Week 25th June – 1st July and to celebrate, local children from Anns Grove Primary School will be spending a ‘Lovely Bug Day’ on Heeley Millennium Park working with a mini beast ‘expert’ to hunt down our smallest park residents.  There’s an abundance of wildlife living  in the park with literally hundreds of species to spot, so this […]

Sports Stars on Taggy’s Field

June 11, 2012 by


Heeley Development Trust are working in partnership with Activity Sheffield to offer free sports taster sessions such as football, cricket, rounders and hockey for children aged 8 upwards on Taggy’s Field, Heeley Millennium Park. The 6 week course will run on Tuesdays from 4.30-5.30pm, starting on 12th June. No need to book, just turn up […]

Calling Young Eco Enthusiasts!

June 10, 2012 by


Starting this week, Heeley Development Trust are working with the Sheffield Wildlife Trust to run a series of environmental activity sessions in Heeley Millennium Park . The sessions will be for children aged 8-13 and will be an opportunity for them to get up close to nature and to get their hands dirty! There will be all […]

FREE Spring Bank activities in Heeley Millennium Park – 6th/7th June 2012

May 30, 2012 by


** Todays activities (Thurs 7th) will be taking place at The Heeley Institute, come and join us!** Flag Making Workshop – Wed 6th/Thurs 7th June (12—3pm) We will be making fun things to hold, wave & wear, to stand out from the crowd during the Heeley Festival Opening Parade – come and join in! Find […]