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Huge thanks to the Chinese lion dancers who visited again this year, and to all the children who kept everyone safe for the parade along Melrose Road.

On Sunday 2nd April we were honoured to be guests of the High Sheriff of South Yorkshire at the Legal Service at Sheffield Cathedral, followed by luncheon in Cutler’s Hall.  We met some of South Yorkshire’s top VIPs from the …

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The representative of the Queen in South Yorkshire, HM Lord-Lieutenant  Andrew Coombe, took time out from his very busy schedule to visit us last Saturday. The HM Lord-Lieutenant kindly judged a cake decorating completion and delivered a very informative and …

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Our volunteer Kavell Graham has been recognised for his community work at the adventure playground.  14 year old Kavell has given up many hours of his time to support our activities, and has been rewarded with a gift voucher presented …

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Pitsmoor Adventure Playground is one of the charities benefiting from the Virgin Money Super Bowl event this weekend – pins mean pounds!  For every pin bowled over Virgin Money will donate one pound to charity.  Come and join us over …

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Eloise Green, a Y10 student from King Edward VII school, recently undertook a fortnight’s work experience at Pitsmoor Adventure Playground.  Here she writes about her experience. Most of my friends at school, when picking work experience, picked shops and offices …

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Pitsmoor Adventure Playground invites applications for the role of Play Leader. Working in conjunction with the Playground Manager, the successful candidate will lead on planning, delivering and facilitating a programme of stimulating opportunities for free play and recreational activities for …

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Doctor Bike is visiting the playground this Friday 3rd June as part of our road safety programme. To get your bike checked over and minor repairs carried out for free, bring it to the playground between 12.30 – 2.30pm.

We are now open on Tuesdays! We held our first Tuesday session on 5th April, which was as popular as ever with our young people.  We will continue to open every Tuesday, 3.15 – 6.15 in termtime and 12.30 – …

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