Open Mic Session with Dave Friskney

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Calling all budding musicians and seasoned pros! Saturday July 5th is our Open Mic Session hosted by Dave Friskney! Here is your chance to jump on stage and show everyone your talent! The session will run from 6:00pm till 8:00pm. It is informal and friendly and all are welcome!

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Sheffield based indie band Clockwork Owls are confirmed for Saturday July 5th at 4:45 pm! Visit their Facebook to listen to some tracks!

Le Tour Sculpture Building In Worrall

Le Tour Sculpture Building In Worrall

Join us throughout June to create a fantastic bike themed sculpture to commemorate the Tour de France racing through Worrall. Young, old, artistic or not you can have a hand in creating this amazing piece of public art.

Join Robin and Sara, our two Worrall based professional artists, as they guide us through simple and practical creative activities to produce our unique artwork. Drop in and stay for as long as you like – 10 minutes, half an hour or all day – we’d love everyone in Worrall to have a hand in it!

7 & 8 June – deconstruction

Come along and deconstruct the bikes that will form the sculpture

14, 21 & 22 June – creation

This is where it happens – join us to create your Worrall sculpture

10am – 4pm at Worrall Memorial Hall, Towngate Road, Worrall

Questions? Contact Robin on 07989 591009 or Sara on 07855 270722

Project sponsors:
Robin & Sara Widdowson, Hillsborough Steel Stock Ltd, Rollmaster Rings Ltd, Veolia Ltd, Gripple Ltd, Ashurst Fabrications Ltd, Jewel Construction Ltd, MKM Building Supplies, Nick Clegg (MP), Martin Evans Associates, 3M Buckley Innovation Centre

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Bad Cardigan, an acoustic duo from Lancashire, is confirmed for our Friday concert the 4th of July at 7:30pm! You can hear their music, see their upcoming gigs and watch their performance videos on their Facebook page

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The amazing I Sea The Sea On Fire is confirmed for our Saturday concert on the 5th of July at 9:30pm! You can give them a listen and check out their upcoming tour dates on the link below!

2014 flyers have gone to print

Worrall Festival & Gala 2014 flyers have gone to the printers this morning. Keep your eyes pealed as they’ll be appearing around Sheffield over the next few weeks. Thanks to Nic Bowden Design for the fab design!

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100 Day Cultural Festival Launch Event – Saturday 29th March

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To celebrate the launch of the 100 Day Cultural Festival in Worrall (part of Yorkshire Festival 2014 Fringe) Worrall Community Association Limited presents a series of events for all the family Saturday 29th March:

Coffee morning 10.30 – 1.00 at the Memorial Hall,free admission. Yorkshire Tea & Cakes. Display of planned activities for the Cultural festival, new cycle and walking routes presentation following parts of the Tour de France race route.

Children’s activities 1.30 – 4.00, biking display by Sam Shepherd (recently featured in the Sheffield Sixer) at 1.30, smoothie bike, face painting, static bike challenge, guided bike rides on parts of the Tour route. BBQ throughout the afternoon.

French themed Wine, Cheese & Quiz evening 7.30 pm in the Memorial Hall to taste 6 French wines with an opportunity to buy presented by Barry Starmore of Starmore Boss Wines. Contact John on 0114 2862498 for tickets for the evening priced at £10.

The day events are free of charge and all ages are welcome. Hot food will be available in the afternoon. For more information contact Christine Beadman on christinebeady@hotmail.com

Venue: Memorial Hall, 49 Towngate Road, Worrall, S35 0AR

For more information about Yorkshire Festival 2014 visit http://www.festival.yorkshire.com

Celebrate Le Tour coming to Sheffield with Worrall Festival

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Worrall Festival returns this year for our biggest event to date! We’re teaming up with Worrall Gala to bring you a weekend packed full of events celebrating Le Tour coming to Worrall village. Le Tour arrives in Worrall around 2pm on Sunday 7th and to mark this historic occasion we’re hosting two spcial gigs on Friday 4th and Saturday 6th July followed by an apres Le Tour party on Sunday afternoon. There’ll be our usual mix of live music, local ales and great food.

Watch this space for more details as they are confirmed or follow us on facebook for all the lastet news:

https://www.facebook.com/WorrallFestival

Come and enjoy the sun with a pint and a pork sandwich

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Make the most of today’s gorgeous weather by enjoying a pint in the sun with us at Worrall Festival. We have an impressive music line up to keep you entertained all day:

1:15pm – Doors open
1:30pm – Goodnight Shirley
2:30pm – Sheikh al Sheikhit
3:30pm – Vic Shepherd and John Bowden
4:30pm – Family Ceilidh with Big Stuffed Fish
6:00pm – Open mic session with Dave Friskney
8:00pm – Richard Brown
9:00pm – The Backyard Buskers
10:00pm – Brave New Storm

Tickets are are available at the door: £7 for adults and £4 for 16s and under. Under 5s free.