On Sunday 31st July 2022 we attended the Abbeyfield Community Festival to find out what local people thought about their local free newspaper.

Messenger Spring 2022 spread

Spring 2022 Issue 152 online

The Spring 2022 issue of the Burngreave Messenger online. All the stories and the Reach Up Sisterhood Mini Messenger from issue 152, with PDFs for download and offline viewing. [Read more]

What’s On in Burngreave

Sep
29
Thu
3:15 pm Pitsmoor Adventure Playground open
Pitsmoor Adventure Playground open
Sep 29 @ 3:15 pm – 6:15 pm
Pitsmoor Adventure Playground open
Pitsmoor Adventure Playground is run by a charitable organisation set up by local people, and is as popular as it’s ever been. Qualified staff are on site during opening hours to ensure a safe and [Read more]
Sep
30
Fri
10:00 am Burngreave Library open
Burngreave Library open
Sep 30 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Burngreave Library open
Our award winning Burngreave library is run by Marcia Layne and her team of volunteers. They are supported by SOAR and the Burngreave TARA. Come along to use computers, WIFI and of course borrow books, [Read more]
10:00 am English Conversation Club (schoo...
English Conversation Club (schoo...
Sep 30 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Do you want to practice your English? Would you like to meet people? Then join the Abbeyfield Park House English Conversation Club – every Friday 10am – 12pm (online only). The Abbeyfield Park House English [Read more]
3:15 pm Pitsmoor Adventure Playground open
Pitsmoor Adventure Playground open
Sep 30 @ 3:15 pm – 6:15 pm
Pitsmoor Adventure Playground open
Pitsmoor Adventure Playground is run by a charitable organisation set up by local people, and is as popular as it’s ever been. Qualified staff are on site during opening hours to ensure a safe and [Read more]
Oct
1
Sat
12:00 pm BitFixIt computer repair café
BitFixIt computer repair café
Oct 1 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
BitFixIt computer repair café
We’ve been fixing computers every Saturday since 2003. BitFIXit is a volunteer-run repair café that specialises in computer repairs, malware removal and making PCs run faster. We run our workshops as a pay-as-you-feel service from [Read more]
12:00 pm Pitsmoor Adventure Playground open
Pitsmoor Adventure Playground open
Oct 1 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Pitsmoor Adventure Playground open @ Pitsmoor a
Pitsmoor Adventure Playground is run by a charitable organisation set up by local people, and is as popular as it’s ever been. Qualified staff are on site during opening hours to ensure a safe and [Read more]
Oct
2
Sun
10:00 am Big Green Week photography exhib...
Big Green Week photography exhib...
Oct 2 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Big Green Week photography exhibition @ Burngreave Cemetery - North Chapel
The Friends of Burngreave Chapel and Cemetery celebrate BIG GREEN WEEK with an exhibition of photographs by local people. 11am – 3pm Sunday 25th, Wednesday 28th September and Sunday 2nd October. North Chapel, Burngreave Cemetery, [Read more]
Oct
3
Mon
10:00 am Burngreave Children’s Centre tod...
Burngreave Children’s Centre tod...
Oct 3 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Burngreave Children’s Centre covers the Burngreave, Firvale and Wensley areas. Please phone or pop in to find out about all the services on offer for families with children under 5. Mondays 10am—11.30pm Tuesdays 1pm—2.30pm Contact [Read more]
10:00 am Burngreave Library open
Burngreave Library open
Oct 3 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Burngreave Library open
Our award winning Burngreave library is run by Marcia Layne and her team of volunteers. They are supported by SOAR and the Burngreave TARA. Come along to use computers, WIFI and of course borrow books, [Read more]
1:00 pm Burngreave Children’s Centre tod...
Burngreave Children’s Centre tod...
Oct 3 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Burngreave Children’s Centre covers the Burngreave, Firvale and Wensley areas. Please phone or pop in to find out about all the services on offer for families with children under 5. Mondays 10am—11.30pm Tuesdays 1pm—2.30pm Contact [Read more]
Oct
4
Tue
11:00 am Burngreave Children’s Centre bab...
Burngreave Children’s Centre bab...
Oct 4 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Burngreave Children’s Centre covers the Burngreave, Firvale and Wensley areas. Please phone or pop in to find out about all the services on offer for families with children under 5. Tuesdays 11am—2.30pm Contact 0114 252 [Read more]
3:15 pm Pitsmoor Adventure Playground open
Pitsmoor Adventure Playground open
Oct 4 @ 3:15 pm – 6:15 pm
Pitsmoor Adventure Playground open
Pitsmoor Adventure Playground is run by a charitable organisation set up by local people, and is as popular as it’s ever been. Qualified staff are on site during opening hours to ensure a safe and [Read more]

Tell us what you think of us.

We want your feed back!

We’d love to hear from more of Burngreave’s people about how they think the Burngreave Messenger could best serve the community, so we’ve created an opportunity for you to tell us what you’d like us to do.
Police dog Dibley.
Crime & Policing

Police day of action

Story by Sgt. Ben Hall. Burngreave Neighbourhood Team plus traffic officers, colleagues from our tasking team and Police dog Dibley (pictured) started this month with a highly visible operation to tackle criminality. During the day [Read more]
Katherine and her husband in Abbeyfield Park
Arts & Culture

From workshops to bookshops

Story by Colette Wymer. Local Author Katherine Blessan runs writing workshops at Abbeyfield Park House aimed at people struggling with their mental health –  a 10-week programme of workshops structured around a theme – being, belonging, [Read more]
Messenger Trustees March 2022
Arts & Culture

Spring Board!

The Messenger secures new Board of Trustees at March AGM On March 1st the Burngreave Messenger held our first Annual General Meeting since before the pandemic. We updated attendees on what’s been happening at the [Read more]