Browsing All posts tagged under »Meersbrook«


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 […]

JOB VACANCY – Deputy Co-ordinator – Meersbrook Park After School Club

June 26, 2015 by


Would you like the opportunity to work in one of the most popular and longest running after school clubs in Sheffield? For more than 20 years, Meersbrook Park After School Club has successfully provided a safe, secure and supportive environment for children during out of school hours. Based in the Pavilion in Meersbrook Park, MPASC serves […]

Herb Day @ Meersbrook Community Walled Garden – 3rd May, 1pm-4pm

April 20, 2015 by


Spinning and weaving demonstration at Bishops House Museum by the Hallamshire Guild of Weavers, Spinners and Dyers   Down at the garden see the dye plant garden Herb teas, breads, cakes for sale and Herb plants for sale. Meersbrook Park Users Trust –

Book & a Beer @ The White Lion – 27th April, 8pm

April 20, 2015 by


Would you like to make some new friends, and share your love of books? The White Lion is hosting a new book group called Book & a Beer that will meet on the last Monday in the month (starting at 8pm) to discuss well loved books or discover new ones. Each month the group decides on a […]

Get A Taste For Woodcraft – 23rd March, 7.15pm onwards @ Meersbrook Park Pavilion

March 23, 2015 by


Woodcraft Folk (WF) will be running a taster session from 7:15pm at the Meersbrook Park Pavilion on Monday, 23rd March. WF has been developing children’s self-confidence and building awareness of their surroundings through parent-lead activities, outings and camps since 1925, and has recently established a Pioneers group (for children aged 9/10 – 12/13) in Meersbrook […]

The Heeley Voice – March 2015

March 20, 2015 by


Issue 64 of the Heeley Voice is now online, featuring 40 pages of local news, events and organisations. Meg Munn reflects on 14 years as the local MP, artist Jo Peel discusses influences and future plans while the 74th Oak Street Scouts celebrate their 100th birthday. There’s also comprehensive listings of local groups and events, […]

Fashion Show and Sale – Church of the Nazarene, 23rd March – 7.00pm onwards

March 20, 2015 by


Fashion Show and Sale @ Sheffield Church of the Nazarene Monday 23 January Doors: 7.00pm; Show 7.30 to 9.30pm. NEW ladies clothes items at a fraction of store price! Stock may include M&S, New Look, Primark, Next etc. Changing rooms and refreshments available. Tickets: £5 on the door

Heeley Festival 2015

February 4, 2015 by


Stall bookings are now available for the 2015 Heeley Festival, with Heeley Development Trust (HDT) building on the success of last year’s event, which saw a record number of people visiting over 70 stalls on the main site. “Heeley Festival is the largest community event in the area” said Events Organiser Beverley Nunn.  “Pitches are available […]

JOB VACANCY @ Heeley Development Trust, Learning Champion – Full Time – £17,469 p.a

October 28, 2014 by


Heeley Development Trust have an exciting job vacancy in their Adult Community Learning Team > Learning Champion > JOB DESCRIPTION + PERSON SPECIFICATION / APPLICATION FORM (WORD/PDF)

Do you care what happens to Meersbrook Hall and Pavilion?

September 25, 2014 by


Originally built in 1780 by Benjamin Roebuck, Sheffield City Council purchased Meersbrook Hall and the surrounding grounds in January 1895 to create a public park and provide John Ruskin with the space to showcase his museum.  The collection was moved in 1954 and Sheffield Parks moved into the building. The ‘Friends of Meersbrook Hall and […]

The Big Boulder Music and Arts Festival 2014 @ Heeley Park, Sun 7th Sept – 12-6.30pm

August 30, 2014 by


Heeley Park will be hosting the 2014 Big Boulder Music and Arts Festival between 12pm – 6.30pm on Sunday, September 7th. The culmination of another year of intimate roots music gigs at the Heeley Institute, the third annual music and arts festival has been organised by Big Boulder Promotions to feature live performances from Orchestre […]

Funding available for local groups – deadline 24th September

August 26, 2014 by


Local voluntary and community groups have until 5pm on Wednesday, September 24th to apply for matched funding grants of between £500 and £2,500. Matched Funding means that any money applied for must be ‘matched’ by the same amount in volunteer hours, cash donations, other grant funding or ‘gifts in kind’, which is the value of […]

Call for Artists, Crafters, Makers & Creators for Big Boulder 2014

July 14, 2014 by


The third Big Boulder Music & Arts Festival will take place on Sunday 7th September, 12-6pm in Heeley Park. Heeley Park is Sheffield’s largest community owned park, built and looked after by Heeley Development Trust since 1996 on behalf of the local community.  The park does not receive any statutory funding, therefore ongoing grant funding and […]

William Shakespeare’s Macbeth by The Handlebards @ Recycle Bikes, Mon 23rd June – 7pm

June 9, 2014 by


Alternative theatre troupe HandleBards will be performing a pedal-powered version of Shakespeare’s ‘Macbeth’ at ReCycle Bikes on Monday, 23rd June as part of a three month European Tour. Callum Brodie, Callum Cheatle, Tom Dixon and Paul Moss will be carrying all the required set, props, costumes and camping equipment across thousands of miles on four […]