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Advice & Support

Wellbeing for carers

Story by Rae Panache Carers week is the UK’s annual campaign to raise awareness, celebrate and recognise the vital contribution made by the UK’s 6.5 million carers. On the 14th June the SACMHA Carers support … [Read more]
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Faith, Religion & Spirituality

Upper Chapel Remembrance

Story and photo by Christine Steers This year Armistice Day was on Saturday so the Upper Chapel Strollers, led by Graham Haque and Patrick Smith, visited the official World War One memorial in Burngreave Cemetery … [Read more]
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Arts & Culture

Spooky adventures

Story and photo by Rachel Smith The scene was set, the music loud, creepy and full of Halloween fear. Many children arrived dressed up as ghosts, with other costumes including skeletons, wolves and Dracula capes. … [Read more]
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Advice & Support

Gangs out, teams in

Story by Kathryn Mudge Photos courtesy of South Yorkshire Sport More than sixty young men from Burngreave got involved with positive activities on Saturday 11th November as part of the Active Burngreave ‘Bring Your Game’ … [Read more]
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Uncategorized

Editorial

Messenger AGM Saturday 16th December,11:00 am – 1:00 pm, at Abbeyfield Park House, in the community room. Followed by Christmas lunch for volunteers. More info on our website: https://www.burngreavemessenger.org/blog/2017/11/upcoming-agm/ Messenger info Next deadline: 16th January … [Read more]
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Children & Young People

Streets of Light

Story by Nicky Sentence, Eden Fir Vale team leader Photos by Eden Fir Vale   During October half-term, Eden Fir Vale – a local Christian youth and community team – invited residents from Page Hall … [Read more]
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Arts & Culture

Comic Strips

On Thursday 2nd November, regular Messenger cartoonist Edgar Lowman ran a cartooning workshop for local residents. A few of the strips from the day will appear throughout this issue, starting with the one below by … [Read more]
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Advice & Support

Watoto Charity Week

Story by Sharon Brown | Photo by Watoto Watoto celebrated five days of fundraising by raising money for Children In Need and Bliss (premature baby charity). The children took part in fancy dress, making biscuits … [Read more]