A group prepared for go-karting with helmets even if they were a little nervous. See the Messenger website for full details of these adventures.
Children & Young People

Scouts go karting

Story by 39th Scout Group On Tuesday 3rd April we, the 39th Sheffield scout group, went to Avago Karting Ltd in Rotherham for our end of term treat. When we arrived, we had to register. [Read more]
Children & Young People

Scouts go camping

Story by Ehsan Rehman We, 39th Sheffield scouts section, travelled for an overnight camp at Hesley Wood like no other on Wednesday 4th of April. We arrived at 2:00pm and began to pitch our tents where [Read more]
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Advice & Support

Full house

The Messenger would like to welcome the latest addition to our staff team, Kim, who has joined us as our Volunteer Support Worker. Kim is a longstanding Burngreave resident and Messenger supporter, and she will [Read more]
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Arts & Culture

The Editorial

As we go to print, national news is full of how up to 50,000 of the children of first generation Commonwealth migrants are at risk of deportation and refusal of services because government failures mean [Read more]
Vestry Hall photo by Rita Walcock
Arts & Culture

Vestry Hall re-opens

Story by John Mellor | Photo by Rita Walcock After a prolonged period of unavailability, the situation with the Vestry Hall has now changed for the better. Extensive repairs have been made to the floor [Read more]
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Advice & Support

Hospital needs clean air

Story by Graham Jones In February the Northern General Hospital website issued the good news that laser treatments are giving asthma patients a new lease of life. The dedicated staff in all departments of our [Read more]

Spring into action

Spring finally appears to have broken out across Burngreave, and here are some pictures by Martin Currie, Richard Belbin and Zaqer Mused to prove it. Flowers bloom, children indulge in water fights at the Adventure [Read more]
Arts & Culture

Women changing the world

Story by Kath Swinney and Deborah Blencowe | Photo by Deborah Blencowe International Women’s Day is a worldwide celebration of women’s achievements that has been held for over a hundred years. Aspiring Communities Together (ACT) [Read more]
Children & Young People

Sea Cadets on parade

Story and photo by Richard Belbin Sheffield Sea Cadets proudly held their first Royal Naval Parade on March 26th. Held at their new ‘training ship’ at the top of Rutland Road, the three groups of [Read more]
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Health, Fitness & Well-being

Pedal Ready womens group

Story by Dave Brennan | Photo by Richard Belbin Pedal Ready have been delivering cycle training in Burngreave for well over a decade. This includes a women only cycling session for nearly ten years. Many [Read more]