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 The kids at play

Wednesday, December 24, 2008

Heeley MP Meg Munn recently visited members of the Church of Nazarene’s parents and children group. The group have around 50 children in attendance each week. She also met with Rev Bruce Lloyd to discuss fundraising for the church rebuild. …

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 Meeting the local library staff

Wednesday, December 24, 2008

Meg recently visited Woodseats Library to meet with members of staff and catch up on recent developments. She particularly wanted to praise them for their hard work serving the local community.   Meg said:  ‘Woodseats Library …

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 Visiting the Youth Crime Prevention workshop

Tuesday, December 23, 2008

Heeley MP Meg Munn recently popped into the Youth Crime Prevention Team’s Christmas workshop at Norfolk Park Heritage Centre. There were a number of activities available for young people and their parents, such as acrobatics, tombolas and …

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 Local ambulance service praised

Monday, December 22, 2008

Heeley MP Meg Munn visited Batemoor Ambulance Depot in her constituency to see how staff are coping in the run up Christmas. She met front line paramedics who are part of the rapid respond unit. They have recently taken ownership of new medic cars …

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 The TA festive get together

Friday, December 19, 2008

Heeley MP Meg Munn attended the Territorial Army’s 106 Company’s Christmas drinks at their Greenhill Barracks. The Company have recently returned from Ghana where they carried out water development projects. They dug wells, installed …

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 Visiting Scoop Aid

Thursday, December 18, 2008

Heeley MP Meg Munn recently visited the charity Scoop Aid, based at Arbourthorne Lodge in Norfolk Park. The charity has over 30 years’ experience of providing advice, advocacy and support specifically for lone parents. They offer a number of …

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 Local policing works

Wednesday, December 17, 2008

Heeley MP Meg Munn was joined by local Councillor Garry Weatherall at a site meeting with local Police Community Support Officers (PCSO’s) at Gaunt Road shops. Neighbourhood Policing is an important element in reducing crime and anti-social …

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 Meg lights up Heeley

Tuesday, December 16, 2008

Local MP Meg Munn was the special guest for the Heeley Christmas Lights switch on. Organised by Heeley Development Trust, this annual event has seen public turnout grow each year with this year’s the largest yet. Luckily for the children Santa …

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 The Heeley lantern parade

Tuesday, December 16, 2008

Following this years Christmas Light switch on a lantern parade was held down to Heeley Parish Church. At the church there were festive food and drink available and singing of Christmas carols. Heeley MP Meg Munn took part in the parade and …

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 Backing resident’s demand for crossing

Friday, December 12, 2008

Heeley MP Meg Munn and Labour councillor Gary Weatherall back residents demands for a pedestrian crossing at the junction of Gleadless Road and Blackstock Road.  A petition of over 800 names, supported by the Gleadless Valley Community Forum, …

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 Visiting Hutton Care Partnership

Wednesday, December 10, 2008

Heeley MP Meg Munn recent visited the Hutton Care Partnership on Heeley Bank Road in her constituency. Hutton Care aims to provide a safe, structured and positive home environment for "looked after children" aged 16-18. In this environment they are …

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 Support for banning order on youths

Tuesday, December 9, 2008

From the Sheffield Star 9 December 2008   By Richard Marsden   A decision to re-impose a ban on youths gathering in part of a Sheffield estate has been welcomed by MP Meg Munn. The Heeley MP and party colleague Councillor Gary …

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 Christmas at Stradbroke

Monday, December 8, 2008

Heeley MP Meg Munn recently visited Stradbroke Primary School as they held their annual Christmas Fair. She visited the various stalls at the Fair and met people from a number of local organisations there such as Friends of Richmond Park. Meg was …

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 Meeting All Saints 6th Form

Wednesday, December 3, 2008

Heeley MP Meg Munn recently visited All Saints Catholic High School to meet some members of their sixth form. The students, who are studying a range of subjects such as history, law and government and politics, knew quite a lot about the workings of …

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 Gaunt/Hemsworth dispersal order granted to police

Friday, November 28, 2008

Heeley MP Meg Munn has welcomed the successful request by South Yorkshire Police for a Section 30 dispersal order for the Gaunt/Hemsworth Shops area of Gleadless Valley for the next 6 weeks.   Meg said:   ‘South Yorkshire Police …

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 Meeting the Arbourthorne Parents Group

Monday, November 24, 2008

Heeley MP Meg Munn recently met members of Arbourthorne Community Primary School’s Parents Group. The group has become an integral part of the school community. They give the school an extra support network, helping in its running and …

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 New Arbourthorne Headteacher

Monday, November 17, 2008

  Heeley MP Meg Munn recently met the new Headteacher of Arbourthorne Community Primary School, Vanessa Langley. She replaces Sheila Haigh who had been at the school through some exceptional transitional years including seeing through the …

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 Computers for School’s 2008

Wednesday, November 12, 2008

Local MP Meg Munn presented equipment to pupils from 2 schools in Heeley constituency during this year’s Tesco ‘Computer for Schools’ presentation. It was held at the Tesco store in Woodseats. The programme is in its 15th year and …

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 Gymnasts Club

Monday, November 10, 2008

  Recently Heeley MP Meg Munn met members of the Arbourthorne Community Primary School gymnastic club. She last saw gymnasts from the club when they performed a routine at the opening of the school two years ago. Since then the club has gone …

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 Aiming High

Tuesday, November 4, 2008

Heeley MP Meg Munn joined community leaders and others in the Lord Mayor’s Parlour at the Town Hall to recognise the work done by young people in Lowedges, Batemoor and Jordanthorpe. They took part in a new scheme, ‘Aiming High’, …

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 MP praise for arson intervention

Friday, October 31, 2008

The following news item written by Claire Lewis was published in the Sheffield Star on the 30 October 2008.   A SHEFFIELD MP has praised fire bosses for the work undertaken to reduce arson attacks following the deaths of three members of the …

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 Meeting Carfield School Council

Friday, October 24, 2008

Local MP Meg Munn recently visited Carfield School at the invitation of its School Council to talk about her work as their Member of Parliament. Meg was also given a presentation of their idea to setup a school newspaper before being questioned …

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 Local Post Office branches decision

Wednesday, October 15, 2008

Post Office Ltd have announced they intend to close both of the ‘at risk’ branches in Heeley constituency. Both branches, Derbyshire Lane Post Office and Park Grange Post Office, have received significant community support in their …

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 Keeping Kids Safe

Friday, October 10, 2008

Heeley MP Meg Munn recently met with a company behind a revolutionary software solutions package which is having dramatic positive results in schools. ‘Keep Kids Safe’ is a system which uses new technologies, allowing schools to …

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 Visiting Street Force

Friday, October 3, 2008

Heeley MP Meg Munn was accompanied by Park/Heeley Area Panel member Councillor John Robson on a recent visit to Street Force’s depot on Olive Grove Road. Sheffield City Council’s maintenance department is responsible for street lighting, …

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 Research into deprived communities

Friday, October 3, 2008

Maxwell Ayamba, an Associate Lecturer/Research Fellow, Faculty of Development and Society, from Sheffield Hallam University recently briefed Heeley MP Meg Munn on a paper he has written on deprived communities and their environment. He is an …

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 Meeting local faith leaders

Sunday, September 28, 2008

At a meeting hosted by Heeley MP Meg Munn, faith leaders from across Sheffield Heeley constituency came together to discuss a range of issues affecting their communities. Local policing was top of the agenda, in a positive way as it was widely …

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 Woodthorpe – current projects and future funding

Thursday, September 25, 2008

Sheffield Heeley MP Meg Munn met with members and staff of Woodthorpe Development Trust to discuss the current projects they are engaged in. Also Meg wanted to find out how they are coping with the funding crises that has affected community forums …

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 Hosting a Knitathon

Monday, September 22, 2008

MP Meg Munn recently organised a Knitathon to knit baby hats for newborns around the world. The event was held at St Paul’s Church, Norton, and was attended by members of the local congregation and knitters from other churches. It was part of …

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 Managing Sheffield’s forest

Friday, September 19, 2008

Sheffield is said to be the greenest city in England and is proud to boast the fact. Heeley MP Meg Munn met with the new Park/Heeley Area Panel Community Forester, Ed Thatcher, to see how the trees are being managed. The abundance of trees and …

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 Securing Bishops House

Thursday, September 18, 2008

Bishops’ House in Meersbrook Park is over 500 years old; it has survived the Civil War, the Industrial Revolution and two World Wars. However its future could be in doubt, local residents fear that the property will be destroyed by vandalism. …

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 Welcoming the new Sheffield College Boss

Wednesday, September 10, 2008

Heeley MP Meg Munn recently met with Heather McDonald, the new Chief Executive of Sheffield College. Her previous job was as Principal with Wakefield College. This new role sees her take responsibility for The Sheffield College’s federation of …

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 ‘Keep Park Grange Open’ says Meg

Wednesday, August 20, 2008

Heeley MP Meg Munn is opposed to the proposed closure of the Park Grange Post Office branch in Norfolk Park proposed by Post Office Ltd.     Meg said:   “I believe these proposals do not take adequate account of the …

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 Supporting Derbyshire Lane Post Office

Wednesday, August 20, 2008

Heeley MP Meg Munn is opposed to the proposed closure of the Post Office branch on Derbyshire Lane in Norton. She believes the closure proposal from Post Office Ltd is wrong as their decision has not taken into account all the factors that come into …

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 Walking with Wardens

Sunday, August 17, 2008

Earlier this Meg met some Neighbourhood Wardens who were based in Sheffield Homes’ Norfolk Park Office and promised to go on one of their rounds, she recently kept that promise. She went along with local Councillor John Robson for a patrol …

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 Woodthorpe summer activities

Friday, August 15, 2008

Whilst the summer holidays may mean that schools are officially closed, Woodthorpe Primary School has kept its doors open to the community. The school has a summer programme of play schemes and extra skills activities such as cycling proficiency. …

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 Cleaning-up Arbourthorne Pond

Thursday, August 14, 2008

Whilst on a walkabout in Arbourthorne recently, local MP Meg Munn joined members of the Friends of Arbourthorne Pond in a summer clean-up. This regular maintenance means it has become a frequently used wildlife beauty spot within the community. The …

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 Meg and Jessica call for Safer Roads

Monday, August 11, 2008

  When 10 year old Jessica Saunby of Meadowhead Avenue nudged out in front of an illegally parked van on Bocking Lane she was nearly knocked over. Vehicles parked illegally on the pavement make it very difficult to see if the road is clear to …

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 Let’s go fly a kite….

Friday, August 8, 2008

The English weather can be temperamental but it can also provide the conditions for fun activities – such as kite flying. So the Park Rangers from Sheffield City Council held a kite flying afternoon in the picturesque Norfolk Park.   Keen to …

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 Lunch in Meersbrook

Tuesday, August 5, 2008

  Local MP Meg Munn dropped by for lunch and a chat at the regular Monday lunch club at Meersbrook United Reformed Church. Hard working members of the church host this lunch club for elderly residents of the area, around 25 people regularly …

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 Local Policing in Arbourthorne Ward

Tuesday, August 5, 2008

Local MP Meg Munn and Arbourthorne Ward Councillor John Robson met recently with the new Inspector for the local ‘Safer Neighbourhood Area’ – Inspector Gary Booth. They accompanied Inspector Booth and Police Constables on a tour of …

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 5-a-side in Woodthorpe

Monday, August 4, 2008

Heeley MP Meg Munn is getting out and about in the constituency, recently joining in a 5-a-side football match at Woodthorpe Primary School. The match is part of a summer long activity programme organised by Woodthorpe Development Trust for local …

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 Visiting Graves Sports Camp

Monday, August 4, 2008

During the summer holidays keeping children entertained can be a challenge, but not for Sheffield Council’s sports department – Activity Sheffield. They have an activity programme throughout the summer at various venues in the city. …

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 Meg opens Mundella garden

Wednesday, July 23, 2008

Heeley MP Meg Munn officially opened the new garden at Mundella Primary School recently. The opening ceremony took place on a wet Friday evening but that couldn’t dampen spirits and Meg cut a ribbon and unveiled a plaque to mark the …

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 Meg helps the knitters

Saturday, July 12, 2008

Recently local MP Meg Munn visited the group of local residents aged 50 and over who meet every Friday at the Arbourthorne centre. Being a knitter she was able to help some of the members of the group knit woollen squares which are woven together to …

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 Healthy Carfield School

Monday, July 7, 2008

During a recent visit to Carfield school Meg attended the school Assembly where the school received an award for being a healthy school. She heard about the school’s work on healthy eating and exercise. Meg was shown round the school by two …

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 Visiting Abbey Lane

Saturday, July 5, 2008

Meg recently made a visit to Abbey Lane School. Her visit there included a tour of the school by year 5 pupils, a question and answer session with year 5s, handing out certificates at the weekly Assembly and a question and answer session in Assembly …

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 Intake school visit

Tuesday, July 1, 2008

Meg visited Intake school to see the problems that the current dining facilities are bringing. The facilities are in old Horsa huts; they are in a poor condition and let in water in the winter. She said she would contact the local council about the …

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 On camera

Monday, June 30, 2008

Meg was caught on camera by a group of students from Springs Academy who were engaged in making a film about tackling criminal damage. She spoke about the Government initiatives in promoting Anti-Social Behaviour Orders to target specific …

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 Visiting the Norfolk Park Job fair

Wednesday, June 25, 2008

A Job Fair was recently held at the Centre in the Park in Norfolk Park. Local MP Meg Munn went along to talk employers and prospective employees about local employment conditions.   The event, organised by the Park/Heeley Area Panel, was a …

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 Visiting Gleadless Primary

Sunday, June 22, 2008

Heeley MP Meg Munn recently visited Gleadless Primary school following a letter she had received from the school. Staff, parents and pupils are concerned about their existing school buildings as it is a split site located either side of Hollisend …

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 Roving with Robbo in Gleadless

Thursday, June 19, 2008

Local MP Meg Munn recently held a roving surgery on Gleadless Common with Councillor John Robson. The roving surgery concept involves constituents putting a pre-delivered leaflet in their front window if the wished to speak to Meg or Councillor …

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 Congratulating safer community champion

Monday, June 16, 2008

Heeley MP Meg Munn was pleased to be able to congratulate Patrick Meleady for receiving a letter of commendation by Temporary Assistant Chief Constable Paul Broadbent for ‘the professional and personal effort he has shown over the last 15 …

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 Discussing local transport

Friday, June 13, 2008

Heeley MP Meg Munn recently met with Brandon Jones, Commercial Director of First group in Sheffield. The meeting was arranged to discuss the government’s Local Transport Bill currently going through Parliament, and also constituents concerns …

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 Meeting SHINE

Wednesday, May 21, 2008

Whilst out and about Meg and Councillor Julie Dore met with young people sitting in a bus in Norfolk Park! The bus is part of SHINE (Self Help Independence, Nutrition and Exercise), an organisation helping young people with weight problems. By …

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 Helping the victims of cyclone Nargis

Saturday, May 17, 2008

A group of Burmese living in Sheffield held a collection for the victims of cyclone Nargis that has devastated a large part of Burma. They set up banners in the centre of the city and collected for the survivors. Meg went along to lend a …

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 Meeting the Ashiana group

Tuesday, May 6, 2008

Members of the Ashiana group in Sheffield recently met with Heeley MP Meg Munn. Ashiana is an Asian women’s refuge, located in Sheffield, and they wanted to update her on the provisions of services for people from ethnic minorities who are …

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 The new Springs Academy

Friday, May 2, 2008

The rebuilt Sheffield Springs Academy in Arbourthorne welcomed local MP Meg Munn on a visit. Meg wanted to see the new building and talk to staff and pupils to hear what they thought of their new facility.   Meg said of her …

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 Norton College Tops Journalism League Tables – Again

Tuesday, April 29, 2008

Norton College has come top of the league tables for its training of journalists. It has been named as the centre which trained the most candidates taking the National Certificate Examination for reporters in March. Additionally, it is also the …

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 Meeting Anchor Court Residents

Thursday, April 17, 2008

During a recent visit around Norfolk Park, Heeley MP Meg Munn and Councillors Julie Dore and John Robson went to see residents of Anchor Court. A number of residents had raised concerns about the building work in front of the residential home which …

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 Meg meets new Neighbourhood Wardens

Tuesday, April 15, 2008

  Local MP Meg Munn recently met with the new Sheffield Homes Neighbourhood Warden Team in Norfolk Park. These Schemes work on all Sheffield Homes’ estates after a number of successful pilots. They provide a highly visible, …

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 Visiting Guilford Grange

Friday, April 11, 2008

Residents of Guildford Grange Extra-Care Facility in Norfolk Park were able to quiz local representatives MP Meg Munn and Councillors Julie Dore and John Robson recently when they visited. Many of the residents were concerned about aspects of the …

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 Lunching in Gleadless

Wednesday, April 9, 2008

Heeley MP Meg Munn dropped by the Gleadless Valley Methodist Church luncheon club earlier this week. She met the small dedicated team of volunteers who run the club every Monday 11-3pm. Those who attend are mainly housebound and the community bus …

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 Rewarding Community Champions

Monday, March 31, 2008

Heeley MP Meg Munn recently presented awards at a ceremony at Sheffield Town Hall to members of the local community for the valued work they do. The annual Park/Heeley Area Panel Awards recognise community champions who make living in the local area …

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 Caring for our birds

Tuesday, March 18, 2008

Meg Munn, MP for Sheffield Heeley, and local Councillor John Robson, are both members of the Royal Society for the Protection of Birds (RSPB) so jumped at the chance to present a bird-feeder and sacks of bird food to Mundella Primary School in …

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 Supporting Sheffield Asperger’s Group

Friday, March 14, 2008

Sheffield’s Asperger’s Children and Carers Together group (ACCT) recently met with Heeley MP Meg Munn. They currently comprise 110 registered families, and met Meg to discuss asperger’s syndrome and issues around support services. …

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 Meeting the new Inspector

Saturday, March 1, 2008

Sheffield Heeley MP Meg Munn recently met with the new Manor and Arbourthorne Safer Neighbourhood Area Team Inspector, Inspector Ian Stubbs. His area covers the Arbourthorne and Norfolk Park area in Heeley constituency. They discussed police …

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 Memories of Heeley Baths

Thursday, February 28, 2008

Heeley Swimming Pool re-opened following a major refurbishment to provide a new roof, new changing facilities and fresh decor. A ’Memory Board’ will be created in the reception area of the facility, which will remain a permanent …

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 Woodseats Boxing Club

Tuesday, February 26, 2008

Meg recently visited the Woodseats Amateur Boxing Club to learn more about their activities. She was shown round by Coach Brendan Warburton and Paul Porter, the Sheffield Boxing Development Officer. The boxing club caters for all levels of ability, …

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 Launching Fairtrade Fortnight

Monday, February 25, 2008

Labour/Co-operative MP Meg Munn helped 3 Boys Café in Woodseats change to Fairtrade products at the start of the annual Fairtrade fortnight campaign. The 3 Boys Café wanted to show their commitment to fair trade for the farmers and suppliers of the …

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 Neighbourhood Policing update

Friday, February 22, 2008

Gleadless and Woodseats Safer Neighbourhood Area Team Inspector, Inspector Tim Ireland, recently visited Heeley MP Meg Munn to advise her about police operations in her constituency. He informed Meg that he now has 16 Police Community Support …

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 Gleadless Community Forum developments

Monday, February 18, 2008

Steve Rundell recently became Manager of Gleadless Valley Community Forum and local MP Meg Munn called to meet him. They discussed a number of issues including the Forum’s future plans and the plan for purchasing the John O’Gaunt pub on …

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 Visiting the Women’s Conversation Group

Monday, February 18, 2008

Whilst out and about in Gleadless Valley local MP Meg Munn dropped by the Women’s Conversation Group. The group is organised by the Gleadless Valley Community Forum for asylum seekers and immigrants to help them learn English, and about the …

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 Helping the Arbourthorne Tree Project

Friday, February 15, 2008

Local MP Meg Munn recently joined members of the Park Heeley Community Forestry Project to plant trees outside Arbourthorne Community Centre. They were also joined by children and young people from the area who came along during their half-term …

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 Helping St Peter’s Church

Thursday, February 7, 2008

On a visit to St Peter’s Church, Greenhill, Meg Munn MP saw some of the benefits of the Landfill Communities Fund. The Church has had work done on its roof and stained glass window, made possible thanks to a grant from The Veolia Environmental …

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 The new management team

Tuesday, February 5, 2008

Local MP Meg Munn went along to meet the new management team at Greenhill Primary School. Head teacher Julia Brown introduced herself and her core management team - Deputy Head Ian Battersby, Assistant Head Emma Crabtree and Business Manager …

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 A better community venue at Unit 3

Sunday, February 3, 2008

Meadowhead Christian Fellowship, based at Unit 3 Jordanthorpe Shopping Centre, has recently had new double glazed windows and doors installed thanks to The Veolia Environmental Trust. This was made possible thanks to a grant of £3,459 from the …

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 Grilled by Greenhill Pupils

Friday, February 1, 2008

During a visit to Greenhill Primary School Meg Munn met with the School Council, who proceeded to grill her about her role as the local Member of Parliament.   Meg said:   “The pupils at Greenhill clearly enjoyed being part of …

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 Meg visits Norton Nursery

Monday, January 28, 2008

Heeley MP Meg Munn recently joined Nick Williams from the ‘Friends of Graves Park’ charity on a visit to Norton Nursery. It is located on the edge of Graves Park and is used, among others, by the successful Green Fingers project which …

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 Heeley’s very own Olympian

Saturday, January 26, 2008

Whilst out-and-about in the constituency Meg was delighted to met up with former Olympic runner and sub four minute miler Ken Wood. His daughter, Deborah, was in the same class at school as Meg and they were both in the cross country running team at …

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 New Jordanthorpe extra-care housing

Wednesday, January 16, 2008

A new extra care housing scheme has been agreed for land at the rear of Jordanthorpe Medical Centre and local MP Meg Munn went to see the designated site. South Yorkshire Housing Association will develop this project, which will be similar to the …

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 Awards to learning mums

Tuesday, January 15, 2008

Meg was the guest of honour at an award ceremony for mums of children that attend Tiddlywinks Children centre in Arbourthorne. The mums had achieved qualifications in a number of child based courses such as health and social care, and Meg was able …

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 Meg meets award winning environment group

Monday, January 14, 2008

Sheffield Heeley MP Meg Munn met with members of Beauchief Environment Group who have recently been awarded “top-marks” by Natural England for the improvements being made at Ladies Spring Wood. The wood is designated as a Site of Special …

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 Meg ‘delighted’ with Newfield school plans

Friday, January 11, 2008

During a recent visit to Newfield School Meg had discussions about the plans for the new building due to open in a year’s time. She was shown the drawings and discussed the new facilities with Gary Finney from the builders Taylor Woodrow. …

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 Meeting Newfield pupils

Friday, January 11, 2008

On a recent visit to Newfield Secondary School local MP Meg Munn discussed with pupils her role as a Parliamentary representative and the new school building. They talked with Meg about what she does in London and how she raises issues that concern …

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 2008 Guide to Sheffield 8

Thursday, January 3, 2008

The following is the introduction to the Active 8 Guide published by the local magazine for part of Meg’s constituency. For details of the magazine visit: www.active8magazine.co.uk   The Sheffield 8 area is an extremely important part …

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