Young Writers Day
The Messenger is working with Museums Sheffield on developing contributions from young people.
If you are aged between 8 – 19 and have something you would like to see in print – be it a news story, a poem or a photograph, come along to Burngreave Library Young Writers Day on Wednesday 21st December from 1.30pm – 4.30pm to get inspired!
More on the website
We had too much to fit in this issue!
You’ll find extra stories, longer features and more photos on the Messenger website this month. See ‘’ for more details.
Also new to the website: George & Brian – follow Edgar’s comic strip each week on the website. See this month's article ‘Burngreave’s Young cartoonist’ for the first instalment.
February 2012 issue copy deadline: 18th January
Published: 4th February
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This issue’s team
Fran Belbin, Michelle Cook, Rohan Francis, Mick Ibbotson, Saleema Imam, Douglas Johnson, Jamie Marriott, John Mellor,Tim Neal, Lisa Swift.
Proofing and editing
Annie Blindell, Muneebah Waheed.
Special thanks to the volunteers who helped put this issue online: Kate Atkinson, Lydia Flanagan, Saleema Imam, Douglas Johnson, John Mellor, Christine Steers and Ivor Wallace.