Alt Sheff

The guide to Sheffield's
radical, alternative, ethical
business and groups

Want to list an event?
May 2019
MTWTFSS
 12345
6789101112
13141516171819
 

Latest News

Global Justice Sheffield announcement

For June 2019

Global Justice Sheffield global are looking for willing volunteers for Peace in the Park, Sat 8th June, and the Sharrow Festival, Sat 6th July. Newcomers especially welcome, and you will be placed with at least one "old hand" there at all times, who can h...

Extinction Rebellion success in Sheffield?

14th May 2019

Activists from Extinction Rebellion Sheffield have engaged in protests that saw more arrests than the poll tax riots but were entirely peaceful. The movement is favour of a sustainable world free from the impending threat of climate breakdown and full of n...

Visitors' Feedback

Nkululeko from Sheffield
That feels like change in the making. I feel at home with these sort of initiatives going on all around me.

Thanks for all you guys that are making change, given this job is often a thankless one.

Events Listings

29th March 2019

Green Day’s American Idiot

Tue 26 - Sat 30 Mar 2019, Lyceum Theatre, Tudor Square S1 1DA

Green Day’s rock musical American Idiot, in Sheffield during the 15th anniversary year since the original album came out. It is the story of "three boyhood friends, each searching for meaning in a post 9/11 world" with Green Day music and lyrics. Contains strong language and drug references, and presumably a bit of politics.

Sheffield Theatres

Lantern-making workshops for Sharrow Lantern Carnival

March/April 2019

This year the Sharrow Lantern Carnival is on Sunday 7th April. Anyone can make a lantern before the carnival, and these workshops are free. Materials are available, although donations are welcome.

Saturday and Sunday workshops: 1-5pm at the Old Junior School, South View Rd, S7 1DB. March: Sat 2nd, Sun 3rd, Sat 9th, Sun 10th, Sat 16th, Sun 17th, Sat 23rd, Sun 24th, Sat 30th, Sun 31st and Sat 6th April.

Tuesday evening workshops: 5-8pm at St Marys Church, Bramall Lane. March: Tues 12th, Tues 19th, Tues 26th, and Tues 2nd April.

Creative Action Network

Folk and Blues Evening for Woodsetts Against Fracking

Fri 29 Mar 2019, 9.15-11.00pm, Dinnington Resource Centre, 131 Laughton Rd, Dinnington S25 2PP

Live music event in support of Woodsetts Against Fracking (WAF). Featuring Judy Dunlop and John Scaife, the Blue House Blues Band, who specialise in Country Blues from the Mississippi Delta, and SomeAntics (sum-an-tiques). Refreshments from the Resource Centre Bar are at hand to help the vibe.

Ticket £11.25 each. Full details on the website. Dinnington is accessible by bus from Sheffield, the journey takes about 30 minutes.

Woodsetts Against Fracking

Critical Mass Sheffield

Fri 29 Mar 2019, meet 6pm outside the Town Hall

Critical Mass is a fun, free and pro-bicycle ride that takes place in Sheffield (and many other cities around the world) on the last Friday evening of every month. It is a self-organised movement, in other words it happens with whoever turns up. Come and enjoy a nice evening ride around Sheffield for an hour, then off to a pub for a drink and a chat.

Critical Mass Sheffield
Critical Mass on Wikipedia

Speech bubble icon Promote Alt Sheff  |  Facebook icon Alt Sheff on Facebook  |  RSS icon RSS Feeds  |  Email icon

Webarchitects Ecological Hosting Creative Commons License