Blog


South East Community Assembly Small Grants Award

We are delighted to advise you all that the Friends have been successful in securing a grant award of £2,000 from the above fund

Continue Reading →

How Can Smaller Local Businesses Help?

We depend on donations and grant funds to bring about the changes that have happened at the park, and to further improve the facilities to try to complete the masterplan that was put together after public consultation re what the community wanted from their park.

Continue Reading →

Public Consultation

We held a public consultation at Gleadless Library to show the masterplan to residents and to give the opportunity to comment.

Continue Reading →

Green Flag Community award. July 2011

We are very pleased to announce that our park has been approved for the above award. We will be organising a small press /recognition event at the park over the next few weeks- watch our events page for details.

Continue Reading →

Group Member / Community Support

We as a group have been really touched by one of the groups members and her Children, Bek; Louie and Enzo, who have worked hard making items to sell at the family fun night and at a craft stall for the park. Also they organised a coffee morning and sold some of the childrens toys- Louie's idea to also raise money for the park

Continue Reading →

School Disco

Joint Fundraiser with Charnock Hall Primary School

Continue Reading →

Viridor Credits Bid For Car Park: UPDATE.

Unfortunately Viridor Credits felt unable to help with the resurfacing of the car park, this is a shame, but it is very difficult to obtain funding for this type of work.This is due to the fact that they don't fund this type of project. Viridor Credits have helped us considerably already with their generous donation of £17,000 which paid for the zip-wire, see-saw and the green double bay swings and we are very grateful for this contribution.

Continue Reading →

FANTASTIC NEWS - NATIONAL LOTTERY BID- FOR FITNESS CIRCUIT AND OUTDOOR ANY AGE GYM EQUIPMENT.

YES, YES, YES - WE DID IT !! - Big thanks to Chris- Committee member for the hours of work on the application, and to all at Parks and Countryside, Sheffield City Council for your advice and assistance. Thanks also to Alan our lottery facilitator.

Continue Reading →

Activity Sheffield Events

Thanks to everyone at Activity Sheffield for continuing to support Charnock Park by coming along and providing sporting activities for children to enjoy. June half term saw them provide -free for all children aged between 8 and 16 yrs old

Continue Reading →

You Choose Fund

The group were invited to take part in this event, organised by the South East Community Assembly. There is some money in a pot, and groups have to give a presentation re something that the community wants in their area

Continue Reading →