The Sheffield Green Spaces Forum

BBC News – Top doctor backs ‘garden gym’ idea

One of the UK’s top doctors says an accumulating body of evidence supports a link between urban green space and benefits to human wellbeing. Royal College of Physicians president Sir Richard Thompson said plants helped reduce stress, anger and depression. He added the fourth biggest cause of death in the…


Family Matters: Grounds for success as play delegation triumphs – The Star

Family Matters: Grounds for success as play delegation triumphs – The Star.

My thoughts on a Green Spaces Forum

It is without doubt becoming more difficult for green spaces groups and charities to repeat  the success that has been achieved in the past. We are facing greater strain on our time  and finances with an ever dwindling support network (the quality is still there but without the necessary reach…


Pitsmoor Adventure Playground

 Gallery Events News  A bit about Pitsmoor Adventure Playground The Adventure Playground is managed by Sheffield City Council, but it has strong community support and involvement. The Playground’s User Group was constituted in 2001, when residents became involved to support the work of the playground, and to help renew the aging equipment…


Brincliffe Edge Wood

Friends of Brincliffe Edge Wood News Events Galleries               A bit about  Friends of Brincliffe Edge Wood As a part of the Nether Edge Neighbourhood Group (NENG) our aim is to involve the community in assisting with the management of Brincliffe Edge Wood by…


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Frecheville Park And Pond

About the Friends of Frecheville Park and Pond Friends Of Frecheville Park and Pond (FFPP) The Friends of Frecheville Park and Pond are a group of local people and volunteers who are working together to improve and maintain the local area of Frecheville Park and Pond. The group works closely with…


Richmond Park

News Events Gallery     A bit about  Friends of Richmond Park Sheffield The Friends of Richmond park was first formed as community group in late 2006 with the aim of protecting and if possible to improve the under utilized green space that is Sheffield Richmond park. The community group worked…