Please note that Nelson Street will be closed on Friday 8th November 2019 as a mark of respect to Margaret Franklin. This is the date of her funeral. All Activities including the Walking Group are cancelled.
“Are you more than 60 years old, healthy, and own an Android phone or tablet? Do you want to contribute to science and win a £5 Amazon voucher or £5 cash if you live in Sheffield? You are cordially invited to take part in an ethically approved research study of the University of Sheffield, which is funded by the British Academy, about music that appears in the mind unintentionally and repeatedly. We are very much interested in your experiences either they are frequent or not so frequent – even if you don’t have that kind of experiences, you can still participate.
You will be asked to download an application on your phone/tablet and complete a short questionnaire (each one takes about a minute to complete) in response to 8 push notifications per day for 4 days. You can participate from anywhere in the world.
If you are interested in taking part contact us at
to arrange the details. All your responses will be kept confidential and anonymous. You contribution is invaluable and your help is much appreciated as your responses will help us understand how everyday thoughts unfold across the adult lifespan. You will be notified about the results of the study as soon as our findings become publicly available.
Dr Georgina Floridou,
Music and Wellbeing Research Unit,
The University of Sheffield”
Dr Georgina Floridou
British Academy Postdoctoral Fellow
Music & Wellbeing Research Unit
Department of Music, University of Sheffield
34 Leavygreave Road, S3 7RD, Sheffield, UK
11 members had a wonderful morning. Thank
you Margaret & David for the use of your house for the meeting.
11th November Meeting is changed. The new venue is a walk from Minnowburn. On 14th November National Trust Gardens Scheme Review 2019 at Courthouse Theatre 7:30pm (including light supper). Please arrange your own transportation.
Maureen will take a Minnowburn walk on 11th November depends on the weather, for further information please follow WhatsApp near the time.
Happy Sharing Plants
Maureen brought White dog Daisies ,
Yellow Marguerite Daisies, Bright Red Crocosmia. Brenda brought lovely Lilies,
Heather brought Deep Red Sedum, Margret has many packets of seeds , Anne
brought small Geraniums pink and purple in colour and a tiny pink flower .
Christmas flowers workshop – Organised by: Irene and Joan
To allow the fresh flower arrangement to last until Christmas, the Workshop is rescheduled to Tuesday 17th December from 10:00am-12:00 noon. Venue Nelson Street Main Hall. Irene and Joan will send some pictures of decoration samples and a list of items to bring. Oasis will be provided (cost approx. £1 each).