Job vacancy - Full Time Constituency Assistant
There is a job vacancy in my office. Find out more here. The closing date for applications is 10th July, 9am.
Great Get Together
I joined events across the constituency for the Great Get Together to celebrate the values of my murdered colleague Jo Cox that we “have far more in common with each other than things that divide us”. Over the weekend of 16th – 18th June, I remembered Jo with others in the Botanical Gardens, at street parties and in the Madina Masjid.
World Refugee Day 2017
It was World Refugee Day on Tuesday 20 June – a day to remember the challenges facing refugees and what we can do to help. Read more.
Assist Auction of Promises
Assist Sheffield, a charity supporting destitute asylum seekers in Sheffield, is holding an “Auction of Promises” - including film tickets, Spanish classes, adventure course passes, homemade cake, Sharks tickets – to raise money for their vital work. I’ve contributed a personal tour of Parliament and lunch. See here.
The Big Draw - Saturday 15th July, 11am - 4pm - Manor Fields Park and Manor Lodge. Find out more here.
Broomhall Girl’s Club – Games, cooking and other activities for girls aged between 10 and 16 years old – Wednesday evenings 6 – 8pm at Broomhall Centre.
Everyone’s Festival - 19thAugust 2017, 1 pm - 8 pm – Manor Fields Park. More details here.
Philip’s 100-mile bike ride for Save the Children
I’m backing Philip White from Nether Edge, who’s raising money for Save the Children’s vital work to protect lives being devastated by war and hunger in Syria, Yemen and East Africa. Join me in supporting him here.
“Choral music a la carte” for South Yorkshire Refugee Law and Justice (SYRLJ) – Choral music from Sheffield Chamber Choir to raise money for SYRLJ. - St Mark’s Church, Broomhill, Sunday 2nd July 2017 at 3pm. Find out more here.
The Broomhall Centre is holding two “open days” next week on what is happening at the Centre and seeking ideas for how to make it more sustainable. There’s food and activities for children on Tues 4th July 5.30 – 7pm and Sat 8th July 12 – 3pm. If you can’t come, but want to support the Centre, join as a member here.
Let me have any notices for the next newsletter by Friday 21st July.