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Heritage Open Days – Celebrating Meersbrook Hall – Sun 11th Sept, 12-4pm

September 5, 2016 by


The Friends of Meersbrook Hall, Heeley Development Trust and RUSKIN-in-SHEFFIELD are opening the doors of Meersbrook Hall as part of the Sheffield Heritage Open Days weekend. Local professional artists and craftspeople will show their work at a Makers Fair and offer hands-on activity as part of a day celebrating the cultural heritage and future of […]

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 […]

The Walled Garden Party – Sunday 5th June 2016, 1pm-5pm

June 1, 2016 by


It’s the annual garden party at Meersbrook Community Walled Garden on Sunday (1-5pm). There will be childrens games and crafts, teas and cakes, music from Son para Todos and Carfield Community Choir, plants for sale and more! Entrance is £0.50p or £1.00 per family with funds raised going towards toilet improvements in the garden There will […]

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 […]

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 […]

Herb Day @ Meersbrook Community Walled Garden – 1st May, 1pm onwards

April 25, 2016 by


Sunday 1 May 1-4pm Herb Teas, herb cakes, herb plants, music, singing from Carfield Choir, and dancing in Meersbrook Community Walled Garden

Curious House Exhibition @ Bishops House – 22/04-08/05/16

April 22, 2016 by


“Curious House” Exhibition will take place at Bishops’ House in Sheffield and run from April 22nd to May 8th. The Exhibition will showcase a series of site-specific artworks responding to Bishops’ House in Meersbrook Park. Built around 1500 the house is the best surviving example of a timber framed building in this area. Artists Lyndall […]

Friends of Meersbrook Hall AGM – Monday 25th April, 8.00pm onwards

April 20, 2016 by


It’s the Friends of Meersbrook Hall AGM on Monday evening, hear reports on the progress made over the last year and an update on negotiations with Sheffield City Council about meanwhile use of the building. The full agenda is available here More details available here (on Facebook)

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 […]

VOLUNTEER @ BISHOPS HOUSE – 14th November 10-4pm

October 30, 2015 by


Do you love history and want to be involved in keeping open Sheffield’s 16th century museum? Do you have good ideas that will make a difference? Can you spare just 4 hours every month? Then why not become a valued volunteer at Bishops’ House.   Join us  on Saturday 14th November for an informal chat […]

Apple Day @ Meersbrook Park Walled Garden, Sun 11th October # 1-5pm

October 8, 2015 by


Bring your apples and put them through the press – drink your own apple juice! Songs from Carfield Choir, teas and apple pies Sunday 11th October, 1-5pm @ Meersbrook Park Walled Garden  

Sheffield Ceramics Festival @ Meersbrook Park Walled Garden – 26/27th September 2015

September 23, 2015 by


Meersbrook Park Walled Garden hosts the first ever Sheffield Ceramics Festival between 11am – 5pm on Saturday, 26th and Sunday, 27th September. 35 artists will be exhibiting and selling their work, there will be a Raku firing demonstration by Mike Scown and Emilie Taylor talks about her recent residency at Chatsworth plus clay-based activities for children and stalls with teas, cakes and […]


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 […]