The Sheffield Green Spaces Forum

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…

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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…

Tara’s and parks can work in partnership to achive success

Shahid Khan Sheffield City Council Engagement & Development Officer, Place – Working together with local Tenants and Residents Associations gave a talk at the SGSF General meeting on the 16th of February to a packed forum. Shahid highlighted the benefits and opportunities for friends of groups working with Tara’s to…

Children Stay Safe in Sheffield

Children and Families that use Sheffield’s award winning Pitsmoor Adventure Playground were busy learning vital safety lessons over the half term holidays. The sessions throughout the school holidays delivered clear messages on Fire and Road Safety and the importance of being visible throughout the winter months now that the clocks…

Kids Keep Sheffield Streets and Green Space Clean 

Whilst most children are out and about preparing for Halloween a group of young children from Sheffield’s award winning Pitsmoor Adventure  Playground took an unusual approach to kick start their cultural celebrations by having a massive litter pick. The children from the Burngreave ward took direct action on their local…

Art Space opened in Memory of Green Spaces Forum treasurer

A new and exciting art space has officially been opened by the Worshipful Lord Mayor Of Sheffield Magid  Magid at  Sheffield’s award  winning Pitsmoor  Adventure   Playground. The space created to encourage children and families to engage in arts and crafts was developed to build on the work of the late…

Pitsmoor playground workers hail impact of fire funding

Play workers behind a much-loved community playground in Sheffield have hailed the impact fire service backing has had on their facility. Pitsmoor Adventure Playground was built in the 1970s, but funding problems earlier this decade meant the site was open for just nine hours per week. Now thanks to help…

Sheffield Park Project – The App!

  The Sheffield Park Project  are currently developing a park finding app and they need your help. If you can help then  take a couple of  minute to complete the short form about your local park. Click here to complete the form You can read more about their exciting new…