The Sheffield Green Spaces Forum

About Us

Green and Open spaces groups with in Sheffield face an ever increasing number of challenges both technical and financial.
By coming together as equals we can share ideas, knowledge, costs and have a powerful voice for the good of the communities we serve.


Bingham Park Community Group Open Meeting 14th Jan 2020 6:45pm – 8:15pm

Bingham Park Community Group who were formed to help transform the old tennis courts in the park, have an open meeting on Tuesday which folks are welcome to come along to. See message below.  Hope to see you tomorrow(all welcome)at the next meeting of Bingham Park Community Group Open Meeting onOn Tuesday…


Community Empowerment conference survey

Last chance to get your groups voice heard for our national report back to the Parks Action Group. Complete the survey here:’ve had over 300 groups responding to the survey, with another 300 groups met during the series of conferences. The survey will close on the 21st December 2019 –…


Making Play Safer for All

Pitsmoor Adventure Playground, Highfields Adventure Playground , Sycamore Adventure Playgrounds and their partner Adventure Playground in Knottingly are leading the way in regard to Playground Safety. Adventure playgrounds provide an opportunity for stimulating, open access and inclusive play. Offering accessible play spaces within an urban environment, where children can freely choose their play in a setting which supports their interests and requirements….

Pitsmoor Adventure Playground Host Halloween fun

Pitsmoor adventure playground have hosted a cool Halloween with costume and craft .


Pocket parks: helping communities transform unloved, neglected or derelict areas into new green spaces

Invitation to community-led organisations in partnership with local authorities to apply for funding to create new pocket parks and refurbish existing parks. Click here for more details

Children Just Love to Play, Especially on Our National Playday!

By P Meleady Playday is the national day for play, traditionally celebrated on the first Wednesday in August. On Playday thousands of children and their families get out to play at hundreds of community events across Sheffield and other parts of the UK. As well as a celebration of children’s right to…

Sheffield Green Spaces Forum Supports Bollywood in Burngreave

Sheffield children, families and communities enjoyed a feast of cultural activities at a Bollywood party in Burngreave on 26th July. On offer was an array of dancing, food and cultural costumes and a great time was had by all. The dancing and costumes Bollywood style was kindly organised and led…


Sheffield friends groups, please consider completing this survey

If you represent a Friends group in Sheffield please consider complete this survey “Dear Community Group, We are interested in the relationship between Friends Groups with other Friends Groups, Sheffield City Council, and other organisations. We hope that you will complete this questionnaire survey which should take you around ten…

Sheffield Green Space Celebrates the Craic on St Patrick’s Day

One of the best places to enjoy the craic over St Patrick’s weekend 2019  was at Sheffield’ award winning Pitsmoor Adventure Playground in the Barbara Mortis Art Space.  On offer was some amazing live Music and activities included dance, traditional games, food, arts and crafts. Live Irish music was performed by…


A Big Burns Night Celebration at the Barbara Morris Art Space Pitsmoor Adventure Playground

All things Scottish was celebrated on January 25th at Sheffield’s award winning Pitsmoor Adventure Playground as local families came together and enjoyed an amazing Burns night, full of fun. On offer was a dazzling array of activities including Scottish dancing, Poems, tatties, neeps, haggis and a create your own tartan competition took…