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Cabinet In The Community – 6pm onwards, 11th Feb 2015

January 19, 2015 by


Local residents will be able to ask Sheffield City Council leaders questions about issues affecting the south of the city at a ‘Question Time’ style session taking place at the Terry Wright Community Hall on Gleadless Road between 6pm – 7:30pm on Wednesday, 11th February. Participants will be able to speak directly with individual cabinet […]

South Assembly Blog

May 2, 2012 by


We have  been promoting the South Community blog page for over 6 months now.  The blog is updated on a regular basis and we advertise all information about city-wide/local events, training courses, volunteering and funding opportunities.  The aim is to increase the amount of people who follow the blog so that we can reduce the amount […]

Friends of Newfield successful bid

January 18, 2012 by


Friends of Newfield have recently received excellent news: the bid they submitted to the South Assembly Positive Activities Small Grant fund was successful… to the tune of nearly £2000!  Newfield School with Activity Sheffield, are going to be running a ‘Saturday Club’ making full use of Newfield’s fantastic sports facilities, on Saturday mornings, 11am to 1pm, from […]

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 […]

South Community Assembly – Helping to Improve Road Safety

October 4, 2011 by


Following concerns about the issue of speeding cars raised by people living in the South Assembly Area, the Assembly, in partnership with South Yorkshire Police, have purchased a Unipar Speed Camera and Speed Indicator Display Board This equipment has been deployed on numerous occasions in areas where motorists are known to be exceeding the permitted […]

South Community Assembly meeting – 9th June 2011

June 1, 2011 by


It is the next (quarterly) South Community Assembly meeting on Thursday 9th June – details below. Here is link to the minutes from the last couple of meetings and the full agenda for this one – Agenda 9th June 2011 South Community Assembly Roadshow – Information Stalls Thursday 9th June 2011 5pm – 6pm Common […]

Community Libraries Opening Hours and Mobile Library Service Reductions, 2011/12

May 12, 2011 by


As a result of Sheffield City Council’s £84 million budget savings for 2011/12 the decision has been taken to reduce the library budget by £1.4 million.  This includes the decision to reduce the Mobile Library Service from four vehicles to one vehicle and to reduce the opening hours in most community libraries. We are conducting […]

South Community Assembly meeting – 24th March 2011

March 18, 2011 by


The next South Community Assembly meeting takes place on Thursday 24th March, There are details of the event below and you can see an agenda and reports here – (including one showing how the Assembly is planning to spend its £292,000 Discretionary Budget over the next 12 months) South Community Assembly Roadshow – Information Stalls Thursday […]

Going To New Lengths To Clean Our Local Streets

February 9, 2011 by


Sheffield’s South Community Assembly is going to new lengths to give residents in the area the cleaner streets they want.  The assembly has invested £25,000 in employing four part-time street cleaners, known as lengthspeople, to clear litter and improve the look of the area. They are targeting the areas around Greenhill, Lowedges, Meadowhead, Fraser estate, […]

‘You Choose’ Video

January 6, 2011 by


The South Community Assembly have produced a short film about local residents voting on projects who they would like to see funded in the South Sheffield area. This short clip was filmed at the Gleadless Valley Ward event in October where £10,000 was allocated. It features a number of local groups and a few residents that you might recognise. It is definately worth a watch, particularly if you have wondered what the 'You Choose' events are all about. [ Watch it here.. ]

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 […]

Local democracy requires Heeley residents to go the extra mile

October 6, 2010 by


An important ‘You Choose‘ event will take place between 11am – 12 noon this Saturday, 9th October, at Newfield Green Community Centre.  This will be your opportunity to vote on how a significant chunk of local funding will be allocated to community projects across the Gleadless Valley Ward. Heeley Development Trust have four projects for […]

£130k funding to be approved on Thursday

October 4, 2010 by


The next South Community Assembly meeting takes place on Thursday, 7th October at Batemoor/Jordanthorpe Community Centre. The meeting kicks off at 6.30pm with a packed agenda and it will be an opportunity to see how the Assembly has allocated its £90k Discretionary Budget and to see if £40k of Climate Change funding gets approved for a number of community organisations […]

South Community Assembly – ‘You Choose’ funding events

September 15, 2010 by


Would you like the opportunity to decide how the Council should spend money in your neighbourhood? Read more about the 'You Choose' events taking place in September and October.