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‘All Our Brains’ Art Exhibition @ Church of the Nazerene

March 23, 2017 by


“All Our Brains” is an art exhibition that explores issues of dementia. Compiled by Heeley City Farm Dementia Project the exhibition will be at The Church of the Nazarene until 10 April. There are two opportunities to see the exhibition this week (see below);

The Big Boulder Music & Arts Festival 2016 – Sunday 4th Sept,12-6pm

September 1, 2016 by


The fifth annual Big Boulder Music and Arts Festival will be taking place at the Heeley People’s Park on Sunday, September 4th, brought to you by Heeley Development Trust. Performers on the main stage will include Black Cat White Cat, Paul Littlewood, Don Barrell Gents, Vera Van Heeringen, Julian Jones and the Angel Brothers, while […]

SHAKESPEARE ON A BIKE! – The Handlebards @ Recycle Bikes, 1st & 27th July 2016

June 23, 2016 by


Alternative theatre company Peculius have been regular visitors to Heeley since forming the Handlebards in 2013 and performing ‘sustainable Shakespeare’ from Glasgow to London.  Four actors cycle the length of the UK while carrying the tents, costumes and props required for sleep and performance, pedal-powering a set comprised of items salvaged and donated along the way. […]

Cusp: Local Makers Event, 20-21 May

May 20, 2016 by


Cusp is a 2-day event starting today that will provide a space for local makers to sell and showcase their wares. Ceramics, prints, laser cut gifts, macrame hangers, hand-quilted tote bags, illustrations and jewellery are part of a range of products that will be on sale from 1pm and then again all day tomorrow. Head […]


May 5, 2016 by


A regular litter pick has been set up in Heeley and during the first few months an increasing number of volunteers have cleared bags of litter from Gleadless Road, outside the Heeley Green shops and all the way down to the Anns Grove School. “The idea was inspired by the success of a similar monthly event […]

Plant Sale and Fundraiser @ Heeley and Meersbrook Allotments, Sun 8th May 10.00a.m onwards

May 4, 2016 by


A recent break-in at the Heeley & Meersbrook Allotment Shop made front page news in the Star & Telegraph and was also widely reported on Sheffield radio. Equipment and stock were damaged, cash and a laptop were taken and the society has lost a considerable amount of money due to the insurance excess. Although clearly […]

Chris Wood – Live at The Heeley Institute, Sat 7th May – 8.00pm onwards

April 25, 2016 by


Widely regarded as one of the leading English singer/songwriters of his generation, Chris has twice been named BBC Radio 2’s Folk Singer of the Year and twice been awarded BBC Radio 2’s Original Song of the year.  He is also an acclaimed interpreter of traditional music from the UK and Europe, and is the founder […]

Heeley Festival 2016 – BOOK A STALL!

March 22, 2016 by


Planning is now under way for this years’ Heeley Festival, taking place on Saturday 18th June, 12-5pm in and around Heeley People’s Park. The biggest community event in Heeley, last year the festival had over 5000 visitors on the day. A range of stall options are available, with prices starting at just £15. Car booters […]

GUMBO! Fundraiser for Heeley People’s Park – Sun 17th January – 3pm onwards @ The White Lion

January 10, 2016 by


The White Lion pub on Chesterfield Road will be hosting a fundraising event for the Heeley People’s Park on Sunday, January 17th from 3pm Local collective Gumbo, which has previously raised funds at The White Lion for the Real Junk Food Project, the Meersbrook Park After School Club and the independent businesses of Devonshire Street, will be […]

Anns Grove Christmas Fair – Weds 2nd Dec 2015 – 3.15pm to 5.30pm

December 1, 2015 by


  Anns Grove School will be hosting their second Christmas Fair on Wednesday 2nd December, 3.15 – 5.30pm. Following the success of last year’s event, Father Christmas returns in his outdoor grotto, accompanied by real life reindeer. The school choir will perform well known carols for visitors in the playground, while inside there will be […]

John Spiers – Talking Gigs @ Heeley Institute, Fri 16th October 7.30pm

October 9, 2015 by


John Spiers, founder member of Bellowhead and a melodeon and concertina player with a passion for traditional music, appears at The Heeley Institute next week as part of The Talking Gigs programme. Talking Gigs is a live experience which gives the audience the chance to hear top artists play and talk about their music, instruments […]

Rev Bruce Lloyd Retirement Party: Saturday 26 September, 6pm – 10pm @ Newfield School (OPEN INVITATION)

September 23, 2015 by


Please come and celebrate with Bruce as he celebrates 35 years as Pastor at the Sheffield Church of the Nazarene


August 30, 2015 by


The fourth annual Big Boulder Music and Arts Festival will be taking place at the Heeley People’s Park on Sunday, 6th September from 12noon – 6pm. There’ll be food stalls, beer tent, arts & crafts and family activities throughout the day, with music on the main stage from Early Cartographers, The Angel Brothers, The Cuckoo […]


August 21, 2015 by


A full program of extended education courses will be commencing in September, delivered by the Heeley Development Trust in various local venues. There are brand new classes in mixed yoga and make-up, hair and beauty alongside ESOL levels 1,2, and 3, Functional Skills English and maths and a range of computer courses including IT Essentials […]