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September 2018

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30th September 2018


Sun 30 Sep 2018, 1-9pm, Hagglers Corner, 586 Queens Road S2 4DU

This year the festival of diversity is still free and open for all. It is planned to be larger than ever, with dozens of performances lined up, including (not in any order) over various stages:

Alice Nicholls
A Mind Apart
Arash Sabet
Bella Shimmy-Shimmy School
Bitten Whippet
Braver Than Fiction
Carol Robson
Charlie Tophill
Clare Turner
Death and the Dancer
Dwane Reads
Eleanor Boot
Horo (traditional dancing from Eastern Europe)
Ian Badcoe
Jo Whateley & Mark James (poetry)
Kate Garrett
Kate Griffin
Kirsty Went
Madge Woollard
Nic Harding
Nisha Lall
Petals Petrovsky
Prishni Asthana
Rotherham African Drummers
Ruthie Adamson
Sangeet Choir
Sheffield Carnival
Sisters of Tribellica
Sudipta Samanta
The Bints
The Bleeding Obvious
The Unmelodics
Tim & Julie Cole
Uken & the Reggaedelics
Uken Dixon

Keep up with the latest news on the "Diversity Fest Radio Hour" at Sheffield Live 93.2FM on the "Green Friendly & Different Show", fortnightly on Tuesdays, also available via podcast here. Diversity Fest poster download here. For further details email

Diversity Fest

Exhibition: "Art Against War"

On now til Sun 7 Oct 2018, Millennium Gallery, Arundel Gate S1 2PP

The Millennium Gallery in central Sheffield is showing "Art Against War: Peter Kennard and the CND Movement". Peter Kennard made powerful photo-montages for the peace movement in Britain through the 1970s and 80s. The exhibition is worth seeing, both as a look back and as an inspiration in the struggle for a better world in the future.

Opens Monday-Saturday 10am-5pm, Sunday 11am-4pm, Bank Holidays 11am-4pm. Free entry (donations welcome).

Event details at Museums Sheffield

Film screening: "Threads"

Sun 30 Sep 2018, 6pm, Millennium Gallery, Arundel Gate S1 2PP

A film about nuclear war, filmed in Sheffield, showing the possible horror of the impact. It was made during "Cold War" and it is not easy to watch, especially as it seems just as relevant in our world today. Please note this film is suitable for people aged 15 and over, and contains extremely distressing scenes of war and violence.

Price £6 / £4.50 concession (plus booking fee).

Event details at Museums Sheffield

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