Many local residents remember this impressive building well, and
are shocked that such a valuable community asset should be sold
off by the Council...
time for Bins!
residents will be shocked to learn that the huge explosions people
have been hearing nightly are caused by young people putting fireworks
into metal Council litter bins...
City Council’s Bereavement Service has launched a major information
drive aimed at the Muslim community within Burngreave and across
Real Natural Champion
respect to the recently crowned Great Britain over 50s Natural Body
Building Champion, Lloyd Stuart...
and the art of car maintenance
who are fed up with having to wait for a man to change a flat tyre
or check their oil are being offered the chance to learn basic car
maintenance skills on a new training course supported by the Learning
and Skills Council South Yorkshire...
go to Goa
residents Beverley Blake and Ian Pugh are preparing for an exciting
trip to Goa in November, but this is not a holiday break, they are
going to help the poverty stricken children of the area...
City Council have decided to clear the entire Woodside estate, wavy
roofs and all. A ‘green space’ will be created, and
left for up to five years, long-term plans having not been decided...
and buisnesses that feature most
Barry's Café, PRIDE Unisex (Muslim)
Hair & Beauty Salon and 'The Shop'.
Start – Watch this Space
no permanent director in place for some months, much of Sure Start’s
spending has stopped or is being reviewed, including grants to local
child care providers and free stair gates...
information about 40,000 plus ‘vulnerable’ children
in Sheffield, a third of all children, may soon be available to
a range of agencies, including the police, through a new ‘web-based
Growth for Burngreave
green spaces are about to receive a £1.3 million boost through
an exciting new project called the Burngreave Green Environment
Programme, funded by New Deal for Communities, which aims to transform
the area’s parks, green places and open spaces...
sound of running feet preceded a multicultural wave of small nursery
and primary school children and marks the opening ceremony for the
amalgamation of Firs Hill Nursery Infant and Junior Schools...
New Deal for Burngreave
from the New Deal executive team.
The latest from Stuart Bolton, Area Panel
Sim Sparkes was
born in Sheffield in 1964. The son of the vicar of Christ Church
he lived with his brothers and sisters in the vicarage on Pitsmoor
Road. He has been teaching for 16 years and works at a Primary school
Upset? Angry? Full of Joy?
news or bad, we want you to have your say!
Month of Ramadhan
month of Ramadhan is significant for Muslims because it was during
Ramadhan when the Quran was revealed. It is also when Muslims look
for the new moon to begin fasting. Fasting (siyam in Arabic) means
to abstain from something, during this times Muslims refrain from
eating and drinking between dawn and dusk...
FM - Sheffield
6th November 2002
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