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Fundraising meal in Meersbrook Park Walled Garden

August 19, 2011 by


Inspired by Madras Café, Meersbrook Park Users Trust will be cooking a three course Keralan vegetarian meal in Meersbrook Community Walled Garden on Sunday 25 September Food will be served between 1pm and 3pm for £15, or £5 for young children and will  raise funds for Action Village India The money raised will be sent directly to […]

Meersbrook Park Users Trust – 2011 AGM

May 22, 2011 by


  Meersbrook Park Users Trust  AGM 25 May 2011  At 7pm in the pavilion, all welcome, please come.   Agenda 1.Your ideas for improvements to the park 2. Minutes of AGM June 2010 3. Matters arising from Minutes           4. Reports for the year: Liaison with the Parks Department. New trees in the park. Report on successful […]

Textile dye workshop in Meersbrook Park Walled Garden

May 19, 2011 by


Textile dyes from plants with the Hallamshire and District Guild of Weavers, Spinners and Dyers and Manor Weavers Saturday 21 May 10am-4pm A workshop using plants we have grown in this garden, Cost £15, all materials, including hanks of wool to dye, and equipment will be supplied, Bring your own apron and gloves, and a […]

Easter Egg hunt in the Walled Garden

April 17, 2011 by


Meersbrook Park Community Walled Garden Easter Sunday 24 April 1pm-4pm Egg hunt in the garden Bring a hard boiled egg to dress, decorate or colour and another one for games!    

Walled Garden Open Day – Sunday April 3rd

March 26, 2011 by


To celebrate Mothers Day on Sunday April 3rd, Meersbrook Park Users Trust are holding an Open Garden from 1pm – 4pm. There will be posy making sessions and a chance to visit the Japanese style garden.   You can read more about the Garden on the BBC website. The Users Trust will be selling Japanese teas, […]

Meersbrook Park Community Walled Garden – Open Garden

February 27, 2011 by


This lovely garden will be open on the first Sunday of the month, 1pm-4pm and every Monday 10.30am-3pm come and join our gardening volunteers. Explore the garden, there is always something in flower. See how the Japanese style garden, the South America House, the organic vegetable plot and the herb garden, are coming along, 6  […]

‘Museum of Gardening’ in Meersbrook.

February 8, 2011 by


Meersbrook Park Users Trust are thinking of setting up a small Museum of Gardening in the old ‘Messroom’ in Meersbrook Community Walled Garden Are you interested in helping to collect and display old garden tools, books, journals, seed catalogues, seed trays, boots, gloves, pots, photos……? Have you any old garden tools or photos for the museum? Get in touch […]

MPUT want your INPUT

November 22, 2010 by


Meersbrook Park Users Trust and Sheffield City Council have produced a questionnaire to begin to gather information on what local residents and users believe are the priorities for the Park in the future. It is a short (6 questions), simple questionnaire that will inform how future funding should be spent. The plan is to have an open meeting in […]

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

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.

Meersbrook Park achieves Green Flag Award

August 3, 2010 by


Published Date: 28 July 2010 – Sheffield Star Parks in South Yorkshire have scooped 24 prestigious awards for the quality of their upkeep and management. The prizes, announced today, include the Green Flag Award – the national standard for parks in the UK – and the Green Pennants award, given to parks or green spaces managed […]

Peace Picnic in the Walled Garden, Meersbrook Park

July 30, 2010 by


On Sunday 8th August 2010, Meersbrook Park User Trust and Sheffield CND are holding a Peace Picnic in remembrance of the victims of Hiroshima and Nagasaki in 1945. The picnic starts at 2pm and all are welcome at this event in which a Mayors declaration for Peace will be signed. Bring a picnic and something to […]

A secret Japanese garden in Sheffield opens

July 18, 2010 by


By Andy kershaw BBC Sheffield & South Yorkshire   Article published on BBC website, Tuesday 13th July 2010 – Volunteers in Sheffield are continuing to transform a walled garden into a peaceful, flourishing oasis of colour. The Victorian walled garden in Meersbrook Park was for many years used a council car park and dump but […]

Family Sports Day – Meersbrook Park – Sunday June 27th

June 24, 2010 by


Meersbrook Park Users Trust will be running its third Family Sports Day between 1- 4 pm on Sunday 27th June. Activities will include football for primary and secondary age children, BMX biking in the Skate Bowl, netball & basketball, short tennis, table tennis, a gymnastic display, races and a Bouncy Castle.   Refreshments will be served […]