Month: June 2011

Civic Day Guided Walk: Peace Gardens to Park Hill (via South Street Park / Arboretum)

Thanks to everyone  who participated in our guided walk to celebrate the first National Civic Day in Sheffield yesterday. At 11am on Saturday 25 June we met in the Peace Gardens and journeyed to Park Hill via the fabulous new

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Tour of Urban Splash’s Park Hill Scheme – Fully Booked!

Friday 24 June 1pm – meet at the South Street Entrance to the development on South Street, Park Hill. Confirmed attendees need to sign in with site security on entry to the site (the cabin is under the ‘I Love You Will

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How much does your building weigh, Mr Foster?

Thursday 23 June 8.30pm at the Showroom, we continue our ‘Building Visions’ film programme with this screening of ‘How much does your building weigh, Mr Foster?’ Directed by Norberto Lopez Amado and Carlos Carcas, the film features the life and

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Join Sheffield Civic Trust!

If you love Sheffield and enjoy where you live join Sheffield Civic Trust now, become part of the national civic movement and help make our city even better. Griff Rhys Jones, President of Civic Voice, told BBC Radio Sheffield that,

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Portland Works Community Share Issue

On 16 June 2011 a community share issue was launched to save Portland Works, the birthplace of stainless steel manufacturing, a complex of Grade II*listed buildings and a lively hub for the creative industries in Sheffield. The site is home

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Forgotten Spaces Sheffield 2011- Shortlisted Entries Confirmed

Earlier this week, RIBA’s judging panel shortlisted 19 schemes from 60 submitted entries in the Forgotten Spaces Sheffield Competition. The shortlist includes a range of innovative, far reaching and practical ideas of how to put to use overlooked or ‘forgotten’

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Sheffield’s Civic Day Celebrations 2011

Saturday 25 June is England’s first ever Civic Day and over 200 civic societies and trusts will hold events to celebrate their area. Sheffield Civic Trust is delighted to confirm the following events to mark Civic Day celebrations next week:-

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