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Heeley Walk and Talk

January 23, 2013 by


Do you live in Heeley? Did your family live here in the past? Do you have any memories of the area; old photos, documents or stories? If you do come and join in with the Heeley Walk and Talk Project! Starting on Friday 25th of January, Heeley Walk and Talk is a new, exciting three […]

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, […]

Soaring Bills

October 4, 2011 by


Anyone who regularly walks up Albert Road will have noticed three giant flying ducks slowly appearing on the side of one house as local artist, Mark Davies, manages to brave the scaffolding between bouts of wind and rain.   The mural is the culmination of a pioneering external wall insulation project undertaken by local resident, Izzy […]

Heeley City Farm news

June 1, 2010 by


On Monday 26th April staff and participants from Heeley City Farm joined local climate activists to help tell our leaders to wake up and take greater action on climate change. Including the Learning Disabilities group and young volunteers, 40 of us met outside the Energy House and formed the words “Wake Up!” for the photograph […]

Sheffield Renewables

June 1, 2010 by


Sheffield Renewable Model Making Sessions Sheffield Renewables is based at South Yorkshire Energy Centre, on the Heeley City Farm site. They are a volunteer led social enterprise set up to develop, build own and operate community renewable energy schemes in Sheffield. Currently they are holding monthly model making sessions in a room at the Farm. […]

Job Vacancy – Family Fuel Busters Project Officer

May 29, 2010 by


South Yorkshire Energy Centre – Sheffield We seek an outward-going person with a strong interest in energy efficiency and fuel poverty to engage school children and their families and support them to take action to save energy and money. You will be part of the SYEC team helping to advise and educate householders about energy efficiency, […]

Heeley City Farm News

March 1, 2010 by


Community Heritage Saturday 21st March, 11am- 3pm Our Reconstructed Iron Age Roundhouse is almost finished. Come along to the free Roundhouse Family Fun Day on Sunday the 21st of March where we will be adding the finishing touches. Get muddy and help finish daubing the walls by covering the walls in a mixture of clay, […]