Browsing All Posts filed under »Heeley Parish Church,«

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 […]

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 […]

Heeley Parish Church – Coffee Morning with Stalls

May 14, 2012 by


Heeley Parish Church on Gleadless Road have a coffee morning with stalls scheduled for Saturday 19th May (10am -1pm). The event is a fundraiser for the Church refurbishment fund and there will be stalls selling a variety of things including cakes, bacon butties, toys and nearly new clothes.       Heeley Parish Church 151 Gleadless […]

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.

Do They Know It’s Christmas?

December 13, 2011 by


Since 2001, Heeley Green has seen locals gather to mark the beginning of Christmas with a Lantern Parade. Children make lanterns at school, then on the first Friday of December they are lit, the Christmas lights are switched on, and a swarm of Heeley-ites process towards Heeley Parish Church for a carol service. But not […]

Autumn/Winter Events at Heeley Parish Church

October 4, 2011 by


Coffee Morning:  15th October 10am – 1pm plus various stalls Christmas Fayre: 3rd December 10am – 3pm Featuring refreshments, Bric-a-Brac, new books, toys and games and, of course, that seasonal favourite – Father Christmas!

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 – […]

Charity Clothes Collection at Heeley Parish Church

November 23, 2010 by


Sheffield based Homeless and Rootless at Christmas (HARC) are currently running a clothing appeal for the men and women they support over the Christmas period. HARC Sheffield rely on donations of clothing and URGENTLY need more. There is a collection point at Heeley Parish Church on Sunday 5th December where you can drop off warm clothes. >> have a look at this poster which lists the type of items they need.

Bundle Up for the Christmas Light Switch On!

November 23, 2010 by


This year’s Christmas Light Switch On starts up at Heeley Green from 5pm, Friday 3 December with music, a free raffle and an early appearance by Father Christmas followed by the Big Christmas Lights Switch On at 5.30pm.  The lantern lit procession will then proceed down the hill to Heeley Parish Church, where there will be refreshments, a brass […]

Christmas Fair

November 20, 2010 by


Just to let everyone know that the Christmas Fair is at Meersbrook Park Church NEXT SATURDAY 27th  @”2.00pm. Plenty of stalls and FATHER CHRISTMAS will be putting in an appearance. Admission is 20p It will also give people the opportunity to have look round the New Church

News from Heeley Parish Church

October 19, 2010 by


The church held its annual Holiday Club the 1st week of the school summer holidays.   Once again it was a success with an average of 70 children attending on a daily basis and it was good to see them enjoying themselves. We rounded off the week with a BBQ on the Friday evening when the […]

1st Service

October 17, 2010 by


Today was the day. Meersbrook Park URC held the first service in their NEW Church, and it was enjoyed by a VERY full church. The Rev.d Shirley Knibbs was the Minister in charge and there were many people from out of the area and also from other Churches.  Everyone got the chance to have a […]

Sid’s Sites: Memories of Heeley by Sid Wetherill

October 12, 2010 by


Eliza Selkirk lived in a semi-detached cottage called Ivy, the other was called Rose, they were built for the farmers labourers employed by Farmer Booker at Lees Hall at the top of Cat Lane. The stone gate posts at the top of Carr Wood are still there. His grave stone and monumental inscription can still […]

First Service

October 8, 2010 by


I just thought I would bring it to everyones notice that Meersbrook Bank United Reformed Church are holding their first service in the NEW CHURCH on the 17th of October.  EVERYONE is welcome to attend and have a look round the building at the same time.