Victor Mujakachi
Local Politics

Victor belongs to Burngreave

Story and photo by Messenger Staff On 11th February, Burngreave resident, and Messenger volunteer, Victor Mujakachi was detained under threat of deportation. He was detained when he reported to the Home Office, as have many [Read more]
Editorial March 2019
Arts & Culture

Messenger editorial

The next issue of the Messenger will be based around a theme of ‘Language’. As we have noted many times, there are over 75 languages spoken in Burngreave, with examples from every continent. We will [Read more]
Raymond and Gina enjoy a Valentines meal
Arts & Culture

Never too old

Story and photos by Richard Belbin Proving you’re never too old for romance, St Catherine’s Nursing Home celebrated Valentine’s Day with romantic lunches and a wonderful afternoon’s entertainment from singer Paul Anthony. Raymond and Gina [Read more]
Fasiangy ball
Arts & Culture

Fašiangy’ Ball

Story by Bibiana Jordan-Horvath | Photos by CSSS Czech and Slovak Society Sheffield organised the second CSSS International ‘Fašiangy’ Ball on 2nd March. It took place at the Holiday Inn Victoria promoting the weekend school [Read more]
Our health matters
Advice & Support

Our health matters

Story by Carrie Hedderwick I am talking to Dr Lou Millington who has worked at Pitsmoor Surgery for the last seven years. Our topic is Breast Screening Awareness. Screening women to check for breast cancer [Read more]
Burngreave and Shiregreen Health Visitors Team get their award.
Health, Fitness & Well-being

Congratulations to the Health Visitors Team

Congratulations to the Burngreave and Shiregreen Health Visitors Team, who were the runners up for the team category in Best Delivery of Direct Patient Care at this years Sheffield Children’s Hospital Star Awards.
Tunde Farrand. Photo by Suman Shrestha.
Arts & Culture

Living in Wolf Country

Story & Photos by Suman Shrestha Tunde Farrand has just published for first novel, ‘Wolf Country’ – a work of dystopian fiction. She moved to the UK from Hungary and settled in Sheffield twelve years [Read more]
Wolf Country - by Tunde Farrand
Arts & Culture

Wolf Country review

Book review by Kevin Stapleton Tunde Farrand’s Wolf Country is a thrilling dystopian novel set in an all too near and all too familiar future. With shades of the Hunger Games and Logan’s Run (teenagers [Read more]