• [+] Burngreave Messenger 2016 Archive

    206 archive of the online version of the monthly news magazine delivered to all households in the Sheffield Burngreave ward. Burngreave Messenger Ltd. is a non-profit making, membership owned community organisation.

    • [+] Archives

      Back issues of the Burngreave Messenger community newspaper, along with additional news items exlusive to the website.

      • [+] 2008

        Issues and website extras for 2008.

        • [+] June 2008 - News

          News, stories, information and jobs from June 2008, exclusive to the website.

          • [] Stand for Islam Seminars

            A series of workshops for women of all faiths to promote greater understanding of Muslim women.

          • [] Workshop on Torture

            A day to discuss the issue of torture – what it is, how it affects survivors, and what support they can get.

          • [] Green space grand opening

            Opening event to celebrate the completion of Page Hall and Wensley Green Space: Saturday 28 June 2008, 10am – 1pm. Plus the opportunity to consult on the Exemplar Homezone.

          • [] Wade Street Homezone - have your say!

            Have your say on the initial designs for the Wade Street homezone. Share your ideas on where else in the Page Hall area it can be extended.

          • [] Library music event

            Special music making day: Free family event at Burngreave Library, Wednesday 25th June 2008.

          • [] A Real Family Event

            Parkwood High School is holding its annual Summer Fayre in July, for all pupils and their parents.

          • [] Intensive Plastering Course

            The Women's Construction Centre is running a course in plastering from Monday 11th August to Friday 15th August 2008

          • [] New Deal Investigation

            The allegations and controversy over Burngreave New Deal's management, governance and accountability have been investigated by the council and the Chief Executive is set to leave his job. The Messenger provides a summary of the story.

            • [] The Unfolding of events

              A summary of how events have unfolded from January this year, with links to coverage in the Star and the Messenger.

            • [] What the audit report said

              Sheffield City Council’s Internal Audit department drew up a detailed report on Burngreave New Deal’s management and governance.

            • [+] Council debate the New Deal investigation

              Wednesday June 4th saw Sheffield’s full Council receive and debate the report on the investigation into alleged irregularities in appointments and awarding of contracts at Burngreave New Deal for Communities.

            • [] New Deal investigation - What does it mean?

              Comment on the politics behind the unprecedented attacks on the Burngreave New Deal for Communities programme and management in the Sheffield Star and in the Sheffield Council Chamber. This article looks at the context of recent events.

          • [] review: Warrior Square

            Review of “Warrior Square”, performed at Burngreave Vestry Hall on Wednesday 4th June 2008.

          • [] "A Kashmir for Karen"

            A meal to raise funds for the Karen community in Burma affected by the cyclone at the Kashmir on Spital Hill

          • [+] WEA Summer Courses

            Details of WEA summer courses in writing, digital media and holiday languages at the Sheffield Learning Centre, Attercliffe.

          • [] Street Dance classes

            Ellesmere Youth Project are starting new dance sessions for young people.

          • [] Sad loss of Anti-gun campaigner

            The Messenger was shocked and saddened to hear of the tragic death of Pat Regan, who campaigned with against guns crime following death of her son. Pat was stabbed and killed at her home in Leeds on Sunday night.

          • [] Funding advice for groups

            Information about accessing fundraising advice and support from the Sheffield Funding Advisory Service.