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Crime & Policing

Tackling crime in Burngreave

Interview and photo by Fran Belbin The Messenger interviewed Sergeant Lee Kayne, who leads the Burngreave Neighbourhood Police Team based at Sorby House on Spital Hill: Tell us a bit about yourself. I’ve got 28 … [Read more]
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Children & Young People

Christmas at St Cuthbert’s

Story by Susan Vinall We had a busy, but exciting Christmas at St Cuthbert’s Church on Barnsley Road. Events kicked off with our Carol Singalong on Friday 8th December, an informal evening where we sat … [Read more]
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Advice & Support

Reporting crime

Dial 999 (Free) To report an emergency/crime in progress To enable your phone to text 999, text Register to 999 Dial 101 (15p) or visit www.reportingcrime.uk To: • Report a crime that has happened • … [Read more]
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Local Politics

Firshill TARA at Christmas

Story by Jackie Higgins Firshill Tenants and Residents Association (TARA) held their Annual General Meeting and Christmas party on 20th December at the Sheffield United Football Club training centre. A great night was had by … [Read more]
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Environment

Honey harvesting

Story and photos by Arianne Zajac | Illustration by Saleema Imam For the second time this year the honey extraction process has been carried out by the Burngreave Cemetery Chapel beekeepers. The process involves removing … [Read more]
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Children & Young People

Endeavour Christmas Fayre

  Story by Jacob Hutchinson | Photos courtesy of Endeavour   On Wednesday 6th December, Endeavour hosted its first ever Christmas Fayre at their headquarters on Earl Marshal Road. Everybody played their part in making … [Read more]
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Advice & Support

‘Reach up’ reaches out

  Story by Safiya Saeed Two years ago I visited my father in Burco, Somaliland for the first time since 1977. It is a simple city, where residents have very little. The neighbourhood suffered from … [Read more]
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History & Heritage

I belong to Burngreave: Kim Streets

Interview by Fran Belbin | Photo courtesy of Museums Sheffield. Kim Streets is the Chief Executive of Museums Sheffield, and says: I’m from Selby and came to Sheffield in 1986 to do a history degree. The … [Read more]
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Faith, Religion & Spirituality

Seventh Day Celebrations

Seventh day celebrations. Story  by Elvina Lee. On 17th December, the members of Burngreave Seventh Day Adventist (SDA) Church served homeless people of Burngreave and further afield a three-course meal as is a yearly tradition. The … [Read more]
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Health, Fitness & Well-being

Surgery Merger

Story by Richard Belbin Pitsmoor Surgery, on Burngreave Road, has announced a proposal to merge with the Flowers Health Centre, on Wincobank Avenue, as a part of an NHS England plan that wants to see … [Read more]
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Children & Young People

Record GCSE results

Story by Nathan Standley Returning GCSE students at Fir Vale School were honoured in a ceremony attended by proud parents, former teachers, and the Lord Lieutenant for South Yorkshire, Andrew Coombe. Current students were also … [Read more]
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Children & Young People

A royal invitation

  Story by Graham Booth | Photo courtesy of Endeavour Supporters and beneficiaries of Endeavour – a charity supporting young people out of mainstream education were recently given the opportunity to visit Buckingham Palace in … [Read more]
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History & Heritage

Dunkirk veteran – 77 years on!

Story and photo by John Mellor Two recently released films, “Dunkirk” and “Darkest Hour”, both tell the amazing story of the rescue of the British Army from what was thought to be impending disaster on … [Read more]