Archive | September, 2014

Delay to pavement resurfacing in Langsett and Walkley

18 Sep

Roads affected are: Greaves Street, Freedom Road, Freedom Court, Creswick Street, Creswick Way, Holme Close, Walkey Lane/Forbes Road, Kirkstone Road, Normandale Road, Langsett Crescent, Langsett Close, Langsett Rise, Langsett Grove, Cundy Street, Grouse Croft, Grouse Street and Burnaby Court.

We are in the process of rescheduling this work to start as soon as possible.  On-street signs will be updated to advise when the work will commence.

 

Walkley Pavements

Summary of Ward Pot Grant Allocations in Central – 2014

12 Sep

Central – Broomhill Ward

4 Applications received. 3 Grants awarded.

Name Grant Award Grant Amount £
Broomhill Forum Room hire, publicity and support for meetings of Broomhill Forum 500
Broomhill Library 2014 Support activities necessary to take over the running of Broomhill Library 500
St Marks Broomhill Activities that contribute towards improving air quality e.g. tree planting in adjoining garden open to the public 250

Central – Central Ward                

32 Applications received. 18 Grants awarded.

Name Grant Award Grant Amount £
Broomhall Centre Equipment for the homework club 495
Hanover Tenants Association A contribution towards a summer event 100
Somali Community & Cultural School A contribution for 9 months insurance cover from July to March 375
Abbeydale Cricket Club The cost of the cricket nets 150
AFC Unity A contribution towards training sessions 200
Friends of Highfield Adventure Playgroup Resources for activities through the six week summer holiday 482
Sharrow Community Forum A contribution towards garden tools and safety equipment for litter picking 300
Sharrow Community Forum A contribution towards Zumba classes 150
Handmade Cinema Workshops as lead into film showing 250
Unity Gym A contribution towards women’s dance sessions 300
Unity Gym A contribution towards activities including climbing and a football tournament inspired by the world cup 350
Unity Gym A contribution towards activities designed to Improve heart health, tackle obesity and promote healthy lifestyles 300
Football Unites Racism Divides Educational Trust (FURD) A contribution towards summer activities, equipment costs, sessional staff 400
Sheffield Chinese Community Centre A contribution towards dance fitness classes for women 300
The Group of Groups at The Broomhall Centre Chasing up action points from meetings 300
Re-gather Co-operative Ltd A contribution towards planting, landscaping and maintenance of public green space at Club Garden Road 300
Churches Together Youth Club A contribution towards summer activities for girls aged 11 – 16 350
Conversation Matters A contribution towards the women’s conversation club meetings 150

Central – Hillsborough Ward     

16 Applications received. 9 Grants awarded.

Name Grant Award Grant

Amount £

Hillsborough Carers Support Group (Sheffield Carers Centre) A barge trip 275
Wisewood Community Keep Fit An Activity Sheffield instructor for over 50’s exercise sessions and hall hire 750
Sheffield Citizens Advice & Law Centre A contribution towards volunteer training, volunteer expenses, publicity and staff costs for additional sessions in Hillsborough 500
Hillsborough Arena Sports Association Ltd Promotion of a Disability Sports Café, additional activities and to buy other equipment 850
Friends of Holme Lane Community Garden (F.O.H.L.C.G.). Essential maintenance 100
Friend of Wisewood & District Christmas tree, lights and electrics 620
RIVA Club /Project A PA system for events held by RIVA and community organisations in the area 700
Wadsley Church Graveyard Community Fund Tree surgery 900
Sheffield Wednesday Community Programme Activity Sheffield to offer Zorbing at the ‘Owls in the Park’ Family Fun Day in Hillsborough Park on 13th July 500

Central – Walkley Ward               

12 Applications received. 8 Grants awarded.

Name Grant Award Grant Amount £
Broomhill Forum Room hire, publicity and support for meetings of Broomhill Forum 500
Broomhill Library 2014 Support activities necessary to take over the running of Broomhill Library 500
St Marks Broomhill Activities that contribute towards improving air quality e.g. tree planting in adjoining garden open to the public 250

Central – Central Ward                

32 Applications received. 18 Grants awarded.

Name Grant Award Grant Amount £
Broomhall Centre Equipment for the homework club 495
Hanover Tenants Association A contribution towards a summer event 100
Somali Community & Cultural School A contribution for 9 months insurance cover from July to March 375
Abbeydale Cricket Club The cost of the cricket nets 150
AFC Unity A contribution towards training sessions 200
Friends of Highfield Adventure Playgroup Resources for activities through the six week summer holiday 482
Sharrow Community Forum A contribution towards garden tools and safety equipment for litter picking 300
Sharrow Community Forum A contribution towards Zumba classes 150
Handmade Cinema Workshops as lead into film showing 250
Unity Gym A contribution towards women’s dance sessions 300
Unity Gym A contribution towards activities including climbing and a football tournament inspired by the world cup 350
Unity Gym A contribution towards activities designed to Improve heart health, tackle obesity and promote healthy lifestyles 300
Football Unites Racism Divides Educational Trust (FURD) A contribution towards summer activities, equipment costs, sessional staff 400
Sheffield Chinese Community Centre A contribution towards dance fitness classes for women 300
The Group of Groups at The Broomhall Centre Chasing up action points from meetings 300
Re-gather Co-operative Ltd A contribution towards planting, landscaping and maintenance of public green space at Club Garden Road 300
Churches Together Youth Club A contribution towards summer activities for girls aged 11 – 16 350
Conversation Matters A contribution towards the women’s conversation club meetings 150

Central – Hillsborough Ward     

16 Applications received. 9 Grants awarded.

Name Grant Award Grant

Amount £

Hillsborough Carers Support Group (Sheffield Carers Centre) A barge trip 275
Wisewood Community Keep Fit An Activity Sheffield instructor for over 50’s exercise sessions and hall hire 750
Sheffield Citizens Advice & Law Centre A contribution towards volunteer training, volunteer expenses, publicity and staff costs for additional sessions in Hillsborough 500
Hillsborough Arena Sports Association Ltd Promotion of a Disability Sports Café, additional activities and to buy other equipment 850
Friends of Holme Lane Community Garden (F.O.H.L.C.G.). Essential maintenance 100
Friend of Wisewood & District Christmas tree, lights and electrics 620
RIVA Club /Project A PA system for events held by RIVA and community organisations in the area 700
Wadsley Church Graveyard Community Fund Tree surgery 900
Sheffield Wednesday Community Programme Activity Sheffield to offer Zorbing at the ‘Owls in the Park’ Family Fun Day in Hillsborough Park on 13th July 500

Central – Walkley Ward               

12 Applications received. 8 Grants awarded.

Name Grant Award Grant

Amount £

Netherthorpe & Upperthorpe Community Alliance Training in creative ‘co production’ techniques in readiness for community involvement in designing library services 2,429
Walkley Community Forum A bench 780
Friends of Bolehills Park A contribution towards equipment to carry out activities through the summer and winter e.g. re-painting Bolehills playground and other works in the park 604
Lower Walkley Community Group The creation of accessible raised beds and seating in the lower Walkley Community Garden 270
Derwent Woodcraft Folk Some internal redecoration to Bole Hill Pavillion e.g. blinds, rugs, stacking chairs and cleaning equipment 725
Crafty Carders Equipment for the group’s activity 304
The Friends of the Philadelphia Gardens Litter picking and other equipment, activities and seasonal events 600
393 Club Raised beds to grow vegetables, fruit etc. and to improve fenced area with benches and a barbeque pit 739