THIS SECTION WILL INCLUDE ANYTHING AND EVERYTHING THAT IS HAPPENING IN KILLAMARSH OR THE SURROUNDING AREAS
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BARROW HILL ENGINE SHED SOCIETY
All presentations are held on the 3rd Thursday of the month (with the exception of the one in May which has been moved to the 8th due to another event on the usual date). All of the social events are held in the Roundhouse Lecture Theatre, commencing at 7.30 pm and usually finishing before 10.00 pm. Doors open at 7.00 pm.
Hot and cold drinks, as well as some cold snacks, are available from the buffet before 7.30 pm and during the interval.
There is free parking on site, but the Roundhouse is also accessible via the service 90A bus from Chesterfield and Staveley.
Admission is £1.50 for member and £2.00 for non-members. (Admission prices for The Christmas Social to be announced).
20th March 2014 – Preserved Steam on Video (PSOV) presents a video compilation of ‘Mainline Steam 2013’
19th June 2014 – Robert Falconer presents ‘British Steam Since the 1980’s’
17th July 2014 – Andy Barclay presents ‘The Peter Fox Collection, The Early Years’
21st August 2014 – Colin Boocock presents ‘1000 Eggs on a Bicycle’
18th September 2014 – GB Productions present a video compilation of ‘Steam Through Britain‘
16th October 2014 – Les Nixon presents ‘A Lifetime of Railway Photography’
20th November 2014 – Stewart Donohoe presents ‘A Brush with Sir Nigel’
18th December 2014 – Annual Christmas Social
‘SLIM AND SHAPE’
WEIGHT MANAGEMENT & HEALTHY LIVING PROGRAMME
EVERY TUESDAY FROM 1.00 pm to 3.00 pm
(starting October 2013)
KILLAMARSH METHODIST CHURCH, SHEFFIELD ROAD
ONE HOUR EXERCISE AND ONE HOUR CHAT & DISCUSSION ON HEALTHY LIFESTYLES
£6 per session
CONTACT RITA ON 0791 0770546 TO BOOK YOUR PLACE
ST GILES CHURCH
St Giles Church hold a Coffee Morning in St Giles Church Hall, Sheepcote Road from 11.00 am to 1.00 pm on the first Saturday in the month throughout the year (excluding August)
Come along and have a coffee and cake.
Also, anyone interested in having a stall – contact Reverend Helen Guest on 0114 248 2769.
St Giles Charity Rooms at St Giles Church Hall, Sheepcote Road
We sell second hand Clothes, Shoes, Jewellery etc.
Come along and grab a bargain.
Opening hours: Monday 1.30 to 4.30 pm
Friday 10.00 am to 2.30 pm
Saturday 10.00 am to 1.00 pm
If you have any items you would like to donate please telephone 0114 2484295.
Proceeds go the St Giles Church Organ Appeal.
The organ in St Giles Church is very old. The keys are stuck, the foot pedals are held together with rubber bands. It is in need of urgent attention.
Please help where you can.
GREAT CENTRAL RAILWAY SOCIETY
Meetings commence at 7.30 pm on the third Monday of each month at the Traveller’s Rest, High Moor
Monday 17th March
Irish Surprises presented by Colin Boocock. Documenting the very great changes in the railways of Ireland since 1956.
Monday 16th June
A Great Central Circular Rail Tour from Sheffield Victoria presented by Howard Turner. Calling at Penistone, Doncaster (via Barnsley) and down the South Yorkshire Joint Line to Worksop where we reverse before heading back to Sheffield.
Monday 21st July
Classic Film Night presented by Mick Hayes.
Monday 18th August
Steam Galas and Out on the Main Line 2013 presented by Ashley Shimwell.
Monday 15th September
Great Central Railway Locomotives presented by John Quick.
Monday 20th October
Railways from the 1980s to the Present Time presented by Roy Wilson. A fascinating show featuring a number of “Then and Now” photographs.
Monday 17th November
One Hundred Years of Immingham presented by Bob Gellatly.
Monday 15th December
Rotherham Trams and Trolleybuses and the People Who Operated Them presented by Paul Fox. This well known Local Transport Historian describes travel in Rotherham and surrounding districts during the first half of the 20th century.