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Weston Park Fayre 21st May 2017 – Weston Park, Sheffield

10 May

Sunday 21st May 11am to  5pm, FREE
Take a step back in time and come along to Weston Park May Fayre at Weston Park, Sheffield on Sunday 21st May for a wonderful nostalgic day out with all of your family!
Enjoy live traditional and contemporary music from the restored Victorian bandstand.

The event is free entry and there will be lots of attractions and entertainment between 11am and 5pm to suit all of the family including:   Carousel, Helter-Skelter and Children’s Rides, Classic and Vintage Cars, Victorian Characters, Children’s Art and Craft Activities, Vintage Marquee and Artisan craft tent, Food and Refreshment Stalls and much more…

There will be plenty of great food and drinks available from a good variety of Street Food stalls.
Weston May Fayre is presented by Sheffield City Council Events Team in association with Heart Radio and The University of Sheffield.
For more information visit:

Events for Dementia Awareness Week 14th -20th May 2017

10 May

There are a number of events organised – see below.
Awareness raising and information stand for the public to find out about the society and local services

Monday 15 May 2017, 10am to 4pm
Virgin Money Lounge, Orchard Square, 66 Fargate, S1 2HE

Tuesday 16 May 2017, 10am to 4pm
Crystal Peaks Library, 1-3 Peak Square, Crystal Peaks, S20 7PH

Wednesday 17 May 2017, 10am to 4pm
Moor Market, 77 The Moor, S1 4PF

Awareness raising and information stand for the public to find out about the society and local services but also alongside an art display with art pieces created by younger people with dementia

Thursday 18 May 2017, 10am to 1pm
Beighton Spring Café, Beighton Welfare Club, Beighton High Street

Dementia café with an added, specially invited group of other organisations with information and resources for local services

Thursday 18 May 2017, 1pm to 3pm, Woodhouse Library, Tannery St, S13 7JU
Dementia friendly event in conjunction with Sheffield Dementia Action Alliance

Friday 19 May 2017, 10am to 3pm
CATCH, Innovation Centre, 217 Portobello, S1 4DP
Collaboration with the CATCH (Centre for Assistive Technology and Connected Healthcare) team at the University of Sheffield for an interactive and informative day, awareness raising and local service information

Friday 19 May 2017, 9.30am to 1pm
Northern General Hospital, Dementia café and mobile ward café

For more info about these events, ring Alzheimer’s Society on 0114 2768414.

General Election 8th June 2017 – Have you registered to VOTE ?

10 May

General Election June 8th
The General Election will be held on Thursday 8th June. If you are currently not registered to vote you must register by 22nd May. The deadline for registering and changing a postal vote is 5pm on 23rd May.

Register to vote here: 


Fundraising Events for Older People in Sheffield 25th May and 2nd July 2017

10 May

Piccolinos posterFloating fundraiser

Boost your digital skills, for free

10 May

Boost your digital skills, for free

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