The Sheffield Green Spaces Forum

Good News for Burngreave

The volunteers and supporters from Pitsmoor Adventure Playground CIO were delighted to be invited along to the Burngreave Community Awards evening hosted at Sheffield Town Hall by Councillors Jackie Drayton, Talib Hussain and Mark Jones. The guests of honour were Sheffield’s amazing Lord Mayor Anne Murphy and consort Gavin Holiday.

The Lord Mayor Anne Murphy said ” Tonight’s event was created to recognise the vast amount of hard work being delivered in the Burngreave area by local people and groups, its magnificent to hear about the positive contributions being made by so many people and groups, they are all fantastic.”

Patrick Meleady the manager at Pitsmoor Adventure Playground CIO and a Sheffield Green Spaces Committee member said “Tonight¬†was a fabulous evening, it was super to celebrate the vast amount of brilliant community work being delivered throughout our great area, it really is a fantastic area to live, work, visit and play.”

Marianne Thurman a volunteer at the playground said ” I was very pleased to receive this unexpected award and its just nice to be able to help others in our community