Burngreave Cemetery Chapel

Building for the future

Story and photo by Drew Dallen Both Burngreave Cemetery chapels have had their roofs repaired this month. This is another step on the road to getting these chapels functioning for community use. Now the roofs [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]
Old Flower estate

100 years of council housing

Story by Carrie Hedderwick | Photos courtesey of Picture Sheffield at www.picturesheffield.com In 1919 the Addison Act enabled local authorities to develop new housing for working people. The aim was to produce high quality, well [Read more]
Hello and thank you
Education & Training

Hello and thank you

In our ongoing series, we continue to show you how to say ‘hello’ and ‘thank you’ in just some of the many languages spoken in Burngreave (pronunciations are in brackets). Eastern Armenian       [Read more]
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History & Heritage

Road renamed to honour Windrush

Story by Norman Wynter Following petitioning from Sheffield and District African & Caribbean Community Association (SADACCA), a local road will be named Windrush Road in honour of the Caribbean immigrants who moved to the city [Read more]