Wed-Wed6-4Mar-Dec

Norton History Group Speaker Programme from March 2024

Wednesday, 6th March 2024 - Wednesday, 4th December 2024

Leisure United, St Georges Park, Bochum Parkway

The programme of events for 2024.

Sat-Sat6-31Apr-Aug

Walk the Streets in the Sky – Scheduled tours of Park Hill

Saturday, 6th April 2024 - Saturday, 31st August 2024

Park Hill

Park Hill has been a visible landmark on the Sheffield skyline for over 60 years

Sat-Tue13-19Apr-Nov

Scissors Paper Stone Events 2024

Saturday, 13th April 2024 - Tuesday, 19th November 2024

St John's Ranmoor

Scissors Paper Stone is a community history project exploring the orgins of St John’s Church in Ranmoor: the people who built it, the community which founded it and the people...

Wed-Fri1-31May

Local and Community History Month

Wednesday, 1st May 2024 - Friday, 31st May 2024

Various venues nationwide and online

May is Local and Community History Month! The aim of the month, organised by the Historical Association, is to increase awareness of local history, promote history in general to the...

Tue28May

JUHS bi-monthly meeting

Tuesday, 28th May 2024, 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm

Power Lab, Kelham Island Industrial Museum

JUHS bi-monthly meetings are open to all, whatever their interest in heritage.

Sun9Jun

Explore Medieval Times with the Ferrers Household!

Sunday, 9th June 2024, 10:30 am to 4:00 pm

Sheffield Manor Lodge

Come along to Sheffield Manor Lodge on Sunday 9 June for a jam-packed day of medieval fun as the Ferrers Household take you back in time to the Wars of...

Sat-Sat15-29Jun

Sacred Stones: A Scissors Paper Stone event

Saturday, 15th June 2024, 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm - Saturday, 29th June 2024

St John's Ranmoor

Margaret Bennett’s exhibition ‘Sacred Stones’ is being hosted by the Scissors Paper Stone community history project at St John’s Ranmoor June 15th to June 29th

Sat15Jun

Developments in Sheffield City Centre – a Walking Tour

Saturday, 15th June 2024, 10:00 am to 12:30 pm

Meet at the Heartspace Cafe Portobello St

This walk, led by Jim Monach and Paul Bedwell of Sheffield Civic Trust, will view the developments in the City Centre which are part of the Heart of the City...

Thu20Jun

The History of Sheffield Wenesday Football Club with Jason Dickinson

Thursday, 20th June 2024, 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm

Wadsley Bridge WMC

Join us for a splendid evening talking about the glorious history of SWFC

Sat20Jul

The Butcher of Woburn Abbey: a case study

Saturday, 20th July 2024

National Emergency Services Museum

In this interactive talk you will learn about the real-life case at Woburn Abbey concerning the unexpected discovery of multiple sets of human skeletal remains

Tue23Jul

JUHS bi-monthly meeting

Tuesday, 23rd July 2024, 10:30 am to 12:30 pm

Venue TBC

JUHS bi-monthly meetings are open to all, whatever their interest in heritage.

Wed24Jul

The story of two Sheffield cutlery companies, George Bishop and John Watts

Wednesday, 24th July 2024, 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Kelham Island Museum Alma Street Sheffield S3 8RY

This talk tells the story of a unique Sheffield Cutlery pattern from the early 1890`s made by George Bishop  and the link with a company George Watts that started out...

Mon5Aug

The ‘Racker’ Way’ a long lost packhorse route from Walkley to Stannington

Monday, 5th August 2024, 7:30 pm to 9:00 pm

Bradfield Parish Council Offices

Join Melanie Fitzgerald for a fascinating insight into the old packhorse route that ran from Walkley to Stannington, remnants of which can still be found today

Tue24Sep

JUHS bi-monthly meeting

Tuesday, 24th September 2024, 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm

Venue TBC

JUHS bi-monthly meetings are open to all, whatever their interest in heritage.

Sat19Oct

The Butcher of Woburn Abbey: a case study

Saturday, 19th October 2024

National Emergency Services Museum

In this interactive talk you will learn about the real-life case at Woburn Abbey concerning the unexpected discovery of multiple sets of human skeletal remains

Wed20Nov

The ‘Racker’ Way’ a long lost packhorse route from Walkley to Stannington

Wednesday, 20th November 2024, 7:30 pm to 9:00 pm

Bolsterstone Archeology and Historical Society

Join Melanie Fitzgerald for a fascinating talk on the old packhorse route from Walkley to Stannington remnants of which can still be seen today

Tue26Nov

JUHS bi-monthly meeting

Tuesday, 26th November 2024, 10:30 am to 12:30 pm

Venue TBC

JUHS bi-monthly meetings are open to all, whatever their interest in heritage.