The Big Conversation
The Big Conversation has been running for a couple of weeks and it’s been great to see so many people at events and to hear everyone’s views. We’ve already had 11 events but there are still lots to come and it would be great to see as many people as possible joining in.
Here’s some of the events coming up:
Big Conversation for Young People - Tuesday 19th September, 5pm – 6:30pm - Star House, 43 Division Street, S1 4GE (On Facebook)
Big Conversation on Health & Well Being - Wednesday 20th September, 12 noon – 1pm - The Stables, Sharrow Lane, S11 8AE (On Facebook)
Big Conversation on Renting - Wednesday 20th September, 18:00–19:30 - Union St, 18-20 Union Street, S1 2JP (On Facebook)
Come along to Gerry’s Bakery & Coffee House - Friday 22nd September, 11am – 12 noon - 299 South Rd, S6 3TA (On Facebook)
Big Conversation on the Environment - Thursday 28th September, 16:45–18:30 - Sheffield Quaker Meeting House, 10 St James Street, S1 2EW (On Facebook)
Big Conversation meeting for Women - Thursday 28th September, 7pm – 8:30pm - St Mary’s Church, Bramall Lane, Sheffield, S2 4QZ (On Facebook)
Join me at Primoz Café Restaurant - Monday 2nd October, 11:30am – 12:30pm - 257 Fulwood Road, Sheffield, S10 3BD (On Facebook)
Meet our Police and Crime Commissioner - Monday 2nd October, 7pm to 8:30pm - Skye Edge Community Rooms, Skye Edge Avenue, S2 5FY (On Facebook)
Public Meeting in the City Centre - Tuesday 3rd October, 6:30pm to 8pm - Quaker Meeting House, 10 St James' Street, Sheffield, S1 2EW – (On Facebook)
Big Conversation on the Third Sector - Wednesday 4th October, 9:30am – 11:30am - The Circle, 33 Rockingham Lane, S1 4FW (On Facebook)
Big Conversation for Students - Wednesday 4th October, 5:30pm – 6:30pm - Coffee Revolution, University of Sheffield Students Union, Western Bank, S10 2TG (On Facebook)
Brexit – what are the options? - Wednesday 4th October, 7:30pm – 9pm - Broomhall Centre, Broomspring Lane, Sheffield, S10 2FD (On Facebook)
Big Conversation for Students - Thursday 5th October, 6pm – 7pm - Coffee Union, Sheffield Hallam University Students’ Union, 6 Paternoster Row, S1 2QQ (On Facebook)
Big Conversation meeting in Nether Edge - Thursday 5th October, 7:30pm – 9pm - Nether Edge Bowling Club, 8 Nether Edge Road, S7 1RU (On Facebook)
Big Conversation on Mental Health - Friday 6th October, 4pm – 5pm - The Wellbeing Centre, 110 Sharrow Lane, S11 8AL (On Facebook)
Is our democracy failing us? - Friday 6th October, 7pm – 9pm - Showroom 5, Showroom Cinema, 15 Paternoster Row, S1 2BX (On Facebook)
Big Conversation on Health & Social Care - Saturday 7th October, 9:45am – 12:30pm - King Edward VII School, Glossop Road, S10 2PW (On Facebook)
For a full list of public events click here on Facebook or here on my website.
Fill in my survey
Let me know your views and priorities. I’ve sent out this Big Conversation survey to every household in Sheffield Central, but you can also fill it in online.
Hope Ride – Canterbury to Rome – John Musker is cycling from Canterbury to Rome to raise money for Sheffield-based climate change charity Hope for the Future. Find out more here.
Free training opportunity for teachers - As part of the UK Parliament Teacher Ambassador Programme the Education Service is hosting a residential Teachers’ Institute 22 - 24 January 2018. Find out more here.
Sheffield Futures Community Volunteer opportunity - Sheffield Futures needs help with a range of activities to promote their organisation and the work they do. Find out more here.
Snowdrop Project Opportunity - As a Snowdrop volunteer Befriender you will help support survivors of human trafficking. Find out more here.
Roundabout Sleep Out – Youth homelessness charity Roundabout is holding a sponsored Sleep Out on Friday 24 November 2017. Find out more here.
Let me have any notices for the next newsletter by Friday 20th October.
Keeping in touch
My office is open every weekday and if you have any questions or need any help please ring 0114 272 2882 or email me.