Archive | November, 2016

Christmas Community Litter Pick in Parson Cross – 20th December 2016 – 10am

24 Nov


Rent Free Christmas Period– Sheffield Council Housing

24 Nov

‘Each year Sheffield City Council provide two rent free weeks to customers, which this year start on 19th and 26th December. If you have fallen behind with paying your rent, please continue to pay as usual so you can catch up on your debts and have the best possible start to 2017.’  For more information about paying your rent follow this link


You can also get free advice about money and debt from

Or contact Sheffield Money, a not-for-profit community benefit society who aim to help the people of Sheffield with access to better loans and advice.


New time for Mindful Movement at Shiregreen Neighbourhood Centre: Weds 2.30 to 3.30pm

22 Nov


Youth Activities in Shiregreen and Brightside Ward Autumn/Winter 2016

17 Nov

I am compiling a list of activity for young people to access in the Shiregreen and Brightside Ward (See below). Please share with the young people you know living in the area. If you know of any other opportunities or you notice any inaccuracies please email so we can keep updating.

Forge Youth:

Football session 6-8pm Monday 11-18 year olds at Concord Sports Centre outside pitches.

Girls group 5-6:30pm Wednesday 11-16 year olds at St James and St Christopher’s church hall on Bellhouse road

Youth Club 7-9pm Wednesday 11-18 year olds at St James and St Christopher’s church hall on Bellhouse road

STOMP Kids club 6:30-8pm Thursday 7-11 year olds at Sicey Community Centre

Lunch club 12:40-1:20 Friday in Firth Park Academy Y7-Y11

Forge also run a youth club in Firth Park on a Thursday night 7-9pm 11-18 year olds at Firth Park Centre For Life, obviously that is not in Shiregreen but is accessed by young people from Shiregreen.

Shiregreen Cricket Club

Tuesday-Thursday, Saturday & Sunday during season (matches), Friday evening (social night)

Shiregreen Cricket Club has 5 junior teams as well as 3 adult teams. Sessions are held at Hatfield House Lane, S5 (Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday).

0114 246 1586


Shiregreen and District Community Association

Tuesday 6pm (6 O Clock children’s club),

Thursday 6-8pm STOMP (St Thomas’s young peoples church group)


Grimesthorpe Family centre

Tuesdays – 6-8pm

Wednesday 7-9pm – Rendezvous Youth Club is for children and young people aged 8-18 years in the Brightside, Grimesthorpe, Shiregreen and Wincobank areas.  The club runs games and craft activities.  Facilities available include 2 pool tables and a snooker table.  Volunteers always required.

Mrs June Luxon – 0114 249 7231


Shiregreen United Reform Church

The sessions are Mondays 3pm – 5pm at the United Reform Church, Valentine Cres, S5 0NX.

It’s for 5 – 16 year olds. Parents can stay and play if they wish. Activities are a mixture of crafts, board games, social time and refreshments.


Wincobank Village Hall

Monday 6 to 8pm. Ages 11 + (secondary school only)


The Wildcats Roller Hockey Club

Every Wednesday at the Concord Sports Centre, Sheffield S5 6AE from 20:00 until 21:30 in the lower sports hall. Please feel free to come down and see what we’re all about. Additionally, if you’re thinking of getting back on your wheels get in touch or drop by to say hello. We loving seeing faces, new and old!

Free Sessions at Shiregreen Neighbourhood Centre starting next week

11 Nov

Just a reminder of  upcoming  FREE sessions at Shiregreen Neighbourhood Centre as part of Energise Shiregreen STARTING NEXT WEEK

Dance and pop video sessions – in the main hall (poster attached)

Taking place from Monday 14 November from 6-7pm, these sessions are for young people from 9-15 years old.

The sessions will run for 14 weeks with a break for half term so the last session will be on the 6th March (the session on the 27th Feb/6th March will be a celebration to review the video with friends and family).

Mindful movement sessions – Main hall (poster attached)

Taking place from Wednesday 16 November from 3:15-4:15pm. These sessions are aimed at all adults.

There will be 12 sessions in total, 5 of which will run before Christmas (16/23/30 Nov/7/14 Dec with the remaining 7 running after Christmas (11 January until 22 February 2017).

These sessions are FREE and are a fantastic opportunity to get active and meet new people in your local area.


Shiregreen Christmas Market Saturday 19th November 12 – 4pm

11 Nov



Shiregreen Lantern Parade Sunday 4th December 4pm to 6pm

11 Nov