Burngreave Cemetery bee keepers
Children & Young People

Caring for bees

Story by Saleema Imam Burngreave cemetery bees will soon be waking up and becoming active when the weather becomes a little warmer. We urgently need volunteers to help James, who has been the stalwart over [Read more]
Healthwatch Sheffield
Health, Fitness & Well-being

Healthwatch Sheffield

Story by Lucy Davies Healthwatch Sheffield is a completely independent local consumer watchdog for health and social care services. We’re here to help adults, children and young people influence and improve how services are designed [Read more]
Pitsmoor Lunch Club
Health, Fitness & Well-being

Action packed lunches

Story by Nick Edmondson and Deborah Blencowe | Photos by Nick Edmondson The Pitsmoor Lunch Club began life in the Welcome Centre on Nottingham Street in 1985. It now takes place every Thursday from 10am [Read more]
Child at Oaisis FirVale Environment Week
Children & Young People

Recyling at Oasis

Story by  Daniel Marsh Oasis Academy Fir Vale held a week of events aimed at recycling and litter awareness for pupils, staff, and parents. The events took place from 3rd February until 7th February in [Read more]
Toolbank sanding
Advice & Support

Toolbank Workshops

Story by Jenny Tibbles Sheffield Community Toolbank, based in Abbeyfield House, has been around for a long time, but thanks to funding from Sheffield City Council, we’ve been able to start expanding our service. One [Read more]
Ellesmere litter pick team two
Environment

Let’s clear Ellesmere

Story and Pictures by Deborah Blencowe Since the last issue of The Burngreave Messenger and following on from the front page article “Ellesmere Cleans Up” there have been a further two clean up sessions which [Read more]
Quiz March 2020
History & Heritage

Figure it out quiz

Brought to you by quizmaster Graham Jones Around this time of year many Burngreave families are celebrating various festivals. Here’s a quiz to find out what you know about these wintry festivals. 1. Approximately how [Read more]