Archive | February, 2015

The Sheffield Blitz – Talk at Grenoside Reading Room

19 Feb

Thursday 26th February 2015 at 7.30pm

Grenoside Reading Room

“The Sheffield Blitz”

Talk by Neil Anderson

Free admission with Donations please for upkeep of the Reading Room

Refreshments available
_Reading_Room The Sheffield Blitz talk by Neil Anderson February 2015.doc


5 Ways to Wellbeing

18 Feb

5 ways to wellbeing

Do you know about the Home Library Service?

17 Feb

Home Library Service

Click here to download the enrolement form HO Enrolment form


Renewing the Cohesion Strategy for Sheffield

17 Feb

Cohesion Strategy


Streets Ahead Work is coming to Stocksbridge

17 Feb

amey bus

Stocksbridge Streets Ahead Roadshows

17 Feb

The Stocksbridge roadshows, cancelled on 29 January due to snow, have now been rearranged.

Streets Ahead will be at the following locations with their roadshow bus on Thursday 26 February 2015:

  • 11am – 1pm, Stubbin Estate, Community Centre, Heath Road, S36 2QG
  • 2pm – 4pm, Silver Fox Pub, Manchester Road, S36 1DR
  • 5pm – 7pm, Co-op Supermarket, Manchester Road, S36 1BX

You can check the website for regular updates

Stocksbridge Rdshow Advert Final (2).pdf

What’s On at The Venue

10 Feb

Indoor Car Boot – Saturday 14th February £10 per stall includes a pre set up table all tables must be booked and paid for in advance 9.30am for buyers. Refreshments available Next car boot 14th March

Friday 20th February FREE Family Disco 6pm -10pm all ages welcome no need to book just turn up – music games & prizes – Also FREE Easter Disco Friday March 27th

Wortley Folk Club 21st February Doors open 7.30pm presents Bernard Wrigley Tickets available from Wortley Folk Club on 0114 2886765

Wednesday February 25th 1.30pm – From “Swing to The King” – in Elvis’s 80th birthday year a special tribute to Elvis Presley – Tony Ravel sings as Elvis, also will includes songs from Rat Pack & Swing favourites such as Sinatra and Dean Martin. Tickets £5

Friday 27th February Show starts 8pm – Tristan Drew as Olly Murs – Thinking of Me – a great night of all Olly Murs favourite hits Tickets £10

Saturday February 28th 11.00am -4pm Community Day FREE Entry – more than 20 local organisations will be present to showcase what they do and how you can get involved. Celebrate the diversity of life in Stocksbridge

Rebel Pro Wrestling Show 20th March show starts 7.30pm The high flyers and bad guys of wrestling return to The Venue for an action packed show full of fun for all the family, includes single, tag, team matches as well as an over the top rope rumble. Tickets £8 adults, £6 children/OAP, or family ticket £24

Wednesday 25th March 1.30pm Russ Elliott sings Rock & Roll and Country classics from the 50’s, 60’s & 70’s era Tickets £5

Saturday April 25thBand Night featuring Havanna Rocks & support Starts 8pm £4 adults £2.50 U18’s

Weekly Events


Zumba 10-11am £4

Art & Watercolour workshops 10.30am -12noon £5

Taekwondo 6-.30pm £4

Tai Chi 7.30pm

Slimming World from 7.30pm

Sequence Dance from 7.30pm


U3A Duplicate Bridge Group 2-4.30pm

Slimming World 5pm & 7pm

Waldershelf Singers 7.30pm


Music & Song for pre-school age 9.30-10.30am £3.50

Craft Club 12.30-2.30pm £5


Zumba 6-7pm £4

Taekwondo 6.30-8.30pm £4


Chairobics 10.30-12noon

Community Senior Drop In Day 10am -3pm

Invitation for people living with diabetes and their families and carers

10 Feb

The Sheffield Diabetes UK group have organised a free social event for people living with diabetes to meet and talk to all the people responsible for diabetes related health services in Sheffield. It is a great chance to find out what is available, share experiences and ideas about services and get useful information from Diabetes UK over a cuppa. Please find all the information in the attachments below. If there are any queries please contact Andy at

Enagement Event Programme Outline_v0.1.pdf

Engagement Event Poster_v0.3.pdf

North Cabinet in the Community

6 Feb

The Sheffield City Council Cabinet comprises 9 City Councillors and takes decisions on the most significant issues facing the City Council. These include issues about the direction of the Council, its policies and strategies, as well as city-wide decisions and those which affect more than one of our services. Each year the Cabinet holds a public meeting in each of the seven Local Areas.

The Cabinet in the Community meeting is an opportunity for members of the public to ask questions of the cabinet on matters that are important to local people.

The Cabinet in the Community Meeting for the North area will be on:

Wednesday the 4th of March 2015

6.00 to 8.00pm

Lady Mabel Hall,

Ecclesfield Secondary School,

Chapeltown Road,

S35 9WD

You can submit questions on the evening or for a more informed response up to five working days in advance of the session by emailing The items for discussion will be put to the Cabinet by local people in an hour and a half session starting at 6:00pm. This will be followed by an opportunity to talk directly with individual members of the Cabinet. Refreshments will be available from 5:45pm. Please find the poster advertising the event attached – please display this poster locally if possible. Cabinet in the Community Poster 2015

Volunteering in North Sheffield

6 Feb

The benefits of volunteering can be enormous to you, your family, and your community. The right volunteering opportunity can help you find friends, reach out to the community, learn new skills, and even advance your career. It can also help improve your mental and physical health. You could start volunteering at a local organisation you know or contact the Volunteer Centre for a wider choice. You can download the North Sheffield Volunteer Booklet, this has lots of information about local groups who need volunteers.