8 people , one is sitting holding a step out Sheffield leaflet.

Never stop stepping out

Story by Mia Tennant|Photo by Amy Palmer A couple of years ago, Owen Barnett, a 74-year-old of Pitsmoor Health Walks (run as part of Step Out Sheffield) had a serious operation on his spine. However, [Read more]
Lord Lieutenant with ceremonial sword at playground.Patrick meleady and four children in the photo with three cakes in front of them.
Children & Young People

A ceremonial sword at the playground

Story by Patrick Meleady|Photos by Pitsmoor Adventure Playground The HM Lord-Lieutenant Andrew Coombe recently came to visit Pitsmoor Adventure Playground. He judged a cake decorating competition, delivered a speech about his role and highlighted the [Read more]
Food donations for Syria. Sacks of food loaded on a pallet.
Projects & People

Donation drop

Story by Phil Sadler | Photo by Lyn Brandon I spent the most amazing couple of hours two weeks ago with a group of very special people loading a container lorry with much needed food [Read more]
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Streets Ahead on the road

Story by Graham Jones On 10th and 12th April two roadshows were organised by Streets Ahead outlining the work to resurface pavements and roadways across the council’s designated Pitsmoor area (B24). The Neepsend area (B35) [Read more]
A smiling white woman with short red hair and a black top dries the hair or a blonde customer in her salon.
Shops & Businesses

HIghlights at Twilights

Story by Carrie Hedderwick | Photo by Amy Palmer My lovely local hairdresser, Diane, spoke to me while styling the hair of a loyal customer of 20 years. I have been going there forever too [Read more]
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Local Politics

Small business vs. Tesco

Story by Sam Stancill-Vines It has now been five years since Tesco Extra opened so we visited local businesses to see how they are managing with such big competition. Del, the manager of Corner Stop, [Read more]
Six children in high vis jackets, sitting in front of a green rangouli hand street sculture with firth park roundabout behind.
Children & Young People

Free 30 hours childcare

Story and photos by Sharon Curtis and Abtisam Mohammed Ellesmere Children’s Centre and Fir Vale pre-school are excited to announce that we will be rolling out the new Government initiative for 30 hours of free [Read more]
Claim forms. Icluding "Managing your toileting needs" and "dressing and undressing"

Welfare reforms hit Burngreave

Story by Alice Kirby | Photo by Fran Belbin Disabled people across the area have been losing vital support as a part of controversial welfare reforms. The government’s restructure of social security is having a significant impact on [Read more]