Hello and thank you February 2019
Arts & Culture

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. And as it was Burns Night on 25th January, [Read more]
Talib, Mark and Jackie
Advice & Support

Local councillors’ surgery dates

Jackie Drayton 0114 243 5388(Home) jackie.drayton@sheffield.gov.uk 0114 273 5380 (Town Hall) Surgery dates Burngreave Library,Sorby House, 42 Spital Hill. • Saturday 9th February, • Saturday 9th March 11am – 12.15pm Mark Jones 07500 764 202(Mobile) [Read more]
fish mikhbaza
Arts & Culture

A taste of Yemen

Story by Surtag Hack | Food photos by Kim | Shop photo by Graham Jones Situated in the middle of busy and vibrant Spital Hill, An-Naseem is a restaurant serving traditional Yemeni food. We arrived [Read more]
Arts & Culture

A Scots Wha Hae

Story by Patrick Meleady The award winning Pitsmoor Adventure Playground extended their already super cultural calendar this January as families came together and enjoyed an amazing night of all things Scottish on Burns Night. Activities [Read more]
Arts & Culture

Pierogi and puppetry

Story and photos by Stan Skinny Abbeyfield Park was a hive of activity on Saturday the 12th January as locals flocked to learn how to make the delicious central and eastern European dish: pierogi, courtesy [Read more]
Guides at Hogwarts
Arts & Culture

Hogwarts comes to Sheffield

Story and photos by Gillian Andrews The guides and rangers of St Catherine’s went on a spectacular Christmas at Hogwarts weekend.  This was held at the Sheffield Girlguiding Activity Centre at Whiteley Woods. The girls were [Read more]
Burngreave Brainstorm answers
Arts & Culture

Burngreave Brainstorm answers

But where exactly is Burngreave? 1.Greenland. 2.Derbyshire 3.France, Spain, Algeria, Morocco, Algeria (again), Mali, Burkina Faso, Ghana (but Santa is so lost that he might even go via the North Pole thereby crossing parts of [Read more]
Betty Smalley RIP
Projects & People

Betty Smalley RIP

The Messenger was very sorry to hear of the passing of Betty Smalley on January 21st, aged 88. Betty had been a Burngreave community member and activist all her life, and many readers will know [Read more]