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Heritage Open Day @ Sum Studios – Sat 13th Sept

September 10, 2014 by


On Saturday 13th September (11am-3pm) there will be an opportunity to see Sum Studios as part of the annual Heritage Open Days events. There will be tours of the buildings, displays by Heeley History Workshop and Heeley Development Trust, opportunities to share memories and a chance show your support for the next phase of fundraising. […]

Help fund Heeley Park this September

September 8, 2014 by


The Heeley Park has been shortlisted for a Lloyds Bank Community Fund Award after being nominated by former employee Andy Hudson. Four third sector organisations from 352 communities across Great Britain will receive grants between £500-£3,000, depending on the results of a public vote which is open from September 2nd – 5pm on Friday, October […]

The Big Boulder Music and Arts Festival 2014 @ Heeley Park, Sun 7th Sept – 12-6.30pm

August 30, 2014 by


Heeley Park will be hosting the 2014 Big Boulder Music and Arts Festival between 12pm – 6.30pm on Sunday, September 7th. The culmination of another year of intimate roots music gigs at the Heeley Institute, the third annual music and arts festival has been organised by Big Boulder Promotions to feature live performances from Orchestre […]

Funding available for local groups – deadline 24th September

August 26, 2014 by


Local voluntary and community groups have until 5pm on Wednesday, September 24th to apply for matched funding grants of between £500 and £2,500. Matched Funding means that any money applied for must be ‘matched’ by the same amount in volunteer hours, cash donations, other grant funding or ‘gifts in kind’, which is the value of […]

Call for Artists, Crafters, Makers & Creators for Big Boulder 2014

July 14, 2014 by


The third Big Boulder Music & Arts Festival will take place on Sunday 7th September, 12-6pm in Heeley Park. Heeley Park is Sheffield’s largest community owned park, built and looked after by Heeley Development Trust since 1996 on behalf of the local community.  The park does not receive any statutory funding, therefore ongoing grant funding and […]

Sum Studios 1st Birthday Party – Sat 19th July, 6pm-12 pm

July 8, 2014 by


Sum Studios will be celebrating its first birthday with a open air public party in the courtyard from 6pm – midnight on Saturday, July 19th. There will be a public bar, street food stalls and live music from Clubs & Spades, Hot Soles, Mike Hughes and Tandem alongside DJ sets by The DJ Pipes, Winston […]


June 11, 2014 by


On Monday 16 June, as part of Bike Week, there will be screening of an inspiring film, Wadjda in the Heeley Institute Doors open 8.00 pm screening begins at 8.30 pm, Film to finish approx 10.10 pm Wadjda is the first feature-length film to be wholly shot in Saudi Arabia and the first feature-length film to […]

William Shakespeare’s Macbeth by The Handlebards @ Recycle Bikes, Mon 23rd June – 7pm

June 9, 2014 by


Alternative theatre troupe HandleBards will be performing a pedal-powered version of Shakespeare’s ‘Macbeth’ at ReCycle Bikes on Monday, 23rd June as part of a three month European Tour. Callum Brodie, Callum Cheatle, Tom Dixon and Paul Moss will be carrying all the required set, props, costumes and camping equipment across thousands of miles on four […]

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 […]

We care, Do You?

June 6, 2014 by


Heeley-based Sheffield Young Carers Project will be holding an art exhibition at the Winter Gardens from Wednesday, 11th June to Friday, 13th June to coincide with Carers Week 2014. ‘We care. Do you? will be showcasing artwork and photography created by some of the children and young adults aged between 8-21 who provide a substantial […]

Carfield School Summer Fair – Sat 14th June

June 6, 2014 by


The Friends of Carfield School will be staging the 2014 Summer Fair between 12noon – 3pm on Saturday, 14th June. The playgrounds and classrooms of the Argyle Road school will be playing host to an array of stalls selling books, clothing, bric-a-brac, plants and toys alongside kid’s shows, games and activities. There will also be […]

A Celebration of the Centenary of the Birth of Dylan Thomas with Poet John Lindley – Bishops House, Sat 10th May 7.30pm

May 6, 2014 by


Born in 1914, Dylan Thomas became one of the most successful yet controversial poets of the twentieth century. Regarded with equal amounts of adoration and suspicion in his lifetime, the extraordinary body of work he left after his death at the age of 39 continues, even after the passage of more than 60 years, to […]

Fashion Show + Sale @ Church of the Nazerene – Thurs May 1st, 6.30 to 9.00pm

April 14, 2014 by


NEW High Street Fashion at Discount prices at The Church of the Nazarene, tickets £5 in advance or on the door.This event is in aid of the Church of the Nazerene Building Project  

It’s not just the birds singing in Heeley Park…

March 31, 2014 by


Visitors to Heeley Park on Sunday 6th April will be treated to an acappella singing performance by members of the local Carfield Community Choir.  The group plan to arrive and perform their spring set in the ‘half moon arena’ at around 2.50pm before moving on to deliver a second performance up in the Crow’s Nest.  […]