Education & Training

OASIS opens up

Story by Richard Belbin | Photos courtesy of OASIS Academy Fir Vale Oasis Academy Fir Vale has been busily reaching out into the community, and inviting the community into the school, to help strengthen the [Read more]
Projects & People


Story and photo by Gillian Andrews 186th St Catherine’s rainbows were invited to visit Eureka at Halifax with the 39th Wisewood Rainbows and Brownies. They had a wonderful time learning and playing on all of [Read more]
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Arts & Culture

Happy New Year

In place of our regular ‘Hello and thank you’ section, for this issue we thought it would be more useful to be able to wish our neighbours a ‘Happy New Year’. We hope all our [Read more]
Arts & Culture

SAGE sing away the blues

Story by Ruby Munson-Hirst Burngreave based mental health charity, SAGE, run a women’s community singing group Singing Through the Seasons every Monday (term time) between 12.30-2.30pm, at The Welcome Centre, Nottingham Street. The group welcomes [Read more]
Education & Training

Ready Steady Cook

Story by Tamikka Reid | Photo by Graham Booth Sheffield based youth charity Endeavour is this week unveiling its brand new teaching kitchen at their headquarters in Fir Vale. The kitchen features eight stations with [Read more]
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Advice & Support

Local Councillors and surgery dates

Jackie Drayton 0114 243 5388 (Home) 0114 273 5380 (Town Hall) Surgery dates Burngreave Library, Sorby House, 42 Spital Hill. Saturday 12th January 11am – 12.15pm Mark Jones 07500 764 202 (Mobile) 0114 [Read more]
Arts & Culture

An Unforgettable Date

Story by Carrie Hedderwick | Photos courtesy of Adnan Hussain Meet Adnan Hussain who has recently completed his short novel ‘An Unforgettable Date’ about a gay couple’s love affair. How not only two, but three [Read more]