Worrying news that local roads have broken air pollution records is the main headline on the front page of our 60th issue.
Planning for the Heeley Festival on Saturday 21st June has begun and the Heeley Park pages explain how you can book a stall. Pitches are filling up so let us have your booking form asap to guarantee a place (more info and forms can be downloaded here)
There are lots of events taking place locally over the next couple of months – The first is this Saturday (15th) when Carfield Friends have another fundraising jumble sale at the School.
Toffee Music perform at Bishops House on 19th March, Church of The Nazerene have a Swishing (clothes swapping) event on 29th March, the first Pedlars Corner Car Boot is on 6th April, and on 27th April the Sheffield Antiques Quarter are holding their next Vintage Market.
This issue includes news of a new community cafe opening up on Heeley Green, how a Heeley resident has helped build a new Learning Centre in Gambia and that a local musician is using the hills of Heeley and Meersbrook to train for next months London Marathon!
There is also a full list of the Summer Terms Adult Community Learning courses taking place across Heeley and Abbeydale – get in touch with Heeley Development Trust if you want to sign up to a course or please pass on the details to people that you think might be interested.
15th March – Carfield Friends Jumble Sale @ Carfield School (more info)
19th March – Toffee Music performance @ Bishops House (more info)
23rd March – Tcha Limberger’s Budapest Gypsy Orchestra @ Montgomery Theatre – Big Boulder Festival Fundraiser (more info)
29th March – Swishing Event @ Church of the Nazerene (more info)
30th March – Mothering Sunday Event @ Meersbrook Park Walled Garden (more info)
5th April – Curtis Eller’s American Circus @ Heeley Institute – Big Boulder Festival Fundraiser (more info)
6th April – Pedlars Corner Car Boot @ Abbeydale Picture House (more info)
12th April – Vintage + Craft Market @ St Marys Church (more info)
20th April – Easter Egg Hunt @ Meersbrook Park Walled Garden (more info)
27th April – SAQ Vintage Market @ Abbeydale Picture House (more info)
10th May – Big Environment Day @ Heeley Park (more info)
21st June – Heeley Festival! (more info)