Upper Chapel News

TWO CHARMING STORIES FROM IRELAND, BY REV. DESMOND PORTER

My Dad had upwards of 30 Clydesdale horses, used for pulling his coal carts.
In size they were absolutely giganticus! Extremely strong, yet by nature, very gentle and docile creatures. However; I was ever so slightly afraid of them. I hasten to say, this was not their fault. It was just that I was young, and smallicus!

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MAINTAINING THE FABRIC OF OUR PREMISES

Much work has taken place over recent years, under the stewardship of the Trustees, to improve and enhance the Upper Chapel complex of buildings. The largest project was the installation of the lift, providing alternative and disabled access from the Chapel and Hollis Building (ground floor level) to the Surrey Street level, the first floor of the Hollis Building and up to Channing Hall - with the associated ease of access for equipment and other large items.

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MUSIC IN THE GARDENS

How fortunate we are in Sheffield to have the wonderful Botanical Gardens situated so near to the city centre - an oasis of tranquility in a modern, vibrant city.

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Upcoming Events

  • Lunchtime Opening: Weds 2nd October 11.30am-1pm More events
  • Upper Chapel Strollers: Sat 5th October Beauchief Abbey walk: 10.15 am Upper Chapel or 11.00 am at start More events
  • Service: Sun 6th October 11am only 'Harvest Celebration' More events
  • Alternative Gathering: Sun 6th October 5pm 'Title TBA' More events
  • Women's League (all welcome!): Mon 7th October 11am for 11.30am 'Mindful Ageing' talk by John Darwin of Mindfulness Sheffield More events
  • Lunchtime Opening: Weds 9th October 11.30am-1pm More events
  • Games Evening (NEW!): Weds 9th October 7pm More events
  • Lunchtime Silent Meditation: Fri 11th October 12noon for 12.10pm prompt (30 mins) More events
  • Service: Sun 13th October 11am and 6.30pm 'Animal Service' More events