Organisers were encouraged and pleased by
the success of the Yemeni and Somali Young Women’s Day on
25th April at Verdon Recreation Centre which was filled with the
chatter of 100 young women...
my turn now
On Friday 2nd May the Connexions and Black
CARD Youth Conference – “It’s my turn now”
took place at SADACCA...
Pitsmoor Surgery, which has been serving
this community since before the NHS was founded, is planning to
expand to provide room for more services, but some local residents
are concerned about what the building will mean for them...
Men don’t talk to doctors
or think about their health as often as women, especially when they’re
young. But as they get into their fifties their habits start to
catch up with them and they start to suffer from illnesses like
heart disease, diabetes and breathing problems. Many of these diseases
could be prevented if men looked after themselves...
Green Environment Programme
taking a stroll in Abbeyfield Park during the second week
of May may have witnessed adults running around in shorts
and generally behaving like a bunch of seven-year olds –
their excuse was that they were performing Blue Remembered
Hills by Dennis Potter...
year Burngreave became part of the city-wide Open Up Sheffield,
an annual event where artists invite the public into their
of Grimesthorpe Allotments celebrated the completion of improvements
to their site. A team of Park Rangers also helped allotment
holders clean up their plots, filling a skip in a record twenty
of upcoming events...
In March, ten community reps
were elected onto the New Deal Partnership Board. This month we
interview Aisha Special K...
BCAT - here to help
Burngreave Community Action
Trust are ready and waiting to support community groups in Burngreave.
New Deal will be funding BCAT for the next three years and with
a full staff team in place they will be able to manage more projects
for smaller organisations...
@ The Showroom
Burngreave-based DJs 66digriz
and The Only Michael are planning to put on an out of this world
musical performance at Sheffield’s Showroom Cinema on Friday
The Creative Burngreave Project
will provide artists and potential artists with training and development
to work on community Arts projects. These projects will build on
the creative ideas of Burngreave people...
up with Yoga in Burngreave
The benefits of yoga are unending and anyone,
whatever their age and ability can practice it...
Tool Bank reopens
The Tool Bank in Abbeyfield
Park House is being reorganised to make it easy and pleasant to
use for both borrowers and staff...
that feature most
Sewing classes for women, Kung
Fu at St James and Yorkshire Care doing business in the community...