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Sheaf Valley Health and Wellbeing Consortium
FURD has joined other local organisations to form the Sheaf Valley Health and Wellbeing Consortium in a drive to help local people to get involved in enjoyable, healthy activities close to home. The Consortium consists of partners working together including Heeley Development Trust (HDT), Shipshape Health and Wellbeing Centre, Sloan Medical Centre and Heeley Asian Women's Group as well as Football Unites, Racism Divides....
6 December 2017 view this news article in full
Job vacancy: Female football coach
We are looking for a female football coach to run our girls' football sessions on Saturdays, starting in January if possible. The sessions are from 11am-12 at the U-Mix Centre for 7-15 year old girls. Candidates should ideally have the FA Level 2 in Coaching Football, but an FA Level 1 qualified coach with some paid or voluntary experience would be considered. DBS clearance is essential. The rate of pay depends on level of qualification....
6 December 2017 view this news article in full
New 5-a-side league starting at the U-Mix Centre

A new 5-a-side league is starting at the U-Mix Centre next week, and teams or individuals can now register for FREE.

The league is being run by Leisure Leagues and will run on Wednesday evenings between 7pm and 9pm, starting on 6th December 2017.

Follow the link below for more information and to sign up:

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28 November 2017 view this news article in full
Message from Kyle Walker
Kyle Walker was in the neighbourhood today - follow the link below to hear his video message for FURD!...
23 November 2017 view this news article in full
Open day to celebrate FURD library's 20th birthday on 28th November
Open day to celebrate FURD library's 20th birthday on 28th November FURD's unique Resources and Information Centre celebrates its 20th birthday next week. Please come along to our library open day at the U-Mix Centre on Tuesday 28th November between 11am and 5.30pm to have a look round, meet staff, hear about some of the research we've done over the years, see how we can help you and maybe borrow something. The library has underpinned all aspects of FURD's work....
23 November 2017 view this news article in full
Girls' youth club and homework club
All girls aged 11-18 are invited to come along to our girls-only youth club and homework club. It's at the U-Mix Centre on Tuesdays between 4.30-6.30pm. You can get support with your homework and space to study, but you can also relax with a range of activities to try - including football from 6-7pm, and also baking, pool, table tennis, crafts, jewellery making, trips out, Playstation and more! It costs just £1 a week....
15 November 2017 view this news article in full
Discussion. Love Football, Hate Racism and Fascism
Tonight - 8th November, 2017 - at 7pm, we're hosting a public discussion at the U-Mix Centre on the theme of 'Love football, hate racism and fascism: building on past successes and meeting new challenges'. The discussion has been called by Sheffield Unite Against Fascism in partnership with Football Unites Racism Divides. Since the 1970s football, in Britain, has become more multicultural both on the field and on the terraces....
8 November 2017 view this news article in full
Check out our new blog!

We now have a blog where you can read more about our work and how you can help!

The first blog is about our Belonging group for refugees and asylum-seekers.

Have a look at the link below!

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2 November 2017 view this news article in full
Campaign for a blue plaque to mark Arthur Wharton's house in Moorthorpe
Campaign for a blue plaque to mark Arthur Wharton's house in Moorthorpe FURD is backing a campaign to raise money to pay for a blue plaque outside Arthur Wharton's house in Moorthorpe. Arthur Wharton was the first black professional footballer and a world record sprinter. After retiring from professional sport, he worked for around twenty years as a miner in the coalfields of South and West Yorkshire. At the time of the 1911 census, he was living in Moorthorpe, South Elmsall, West Yorkshire, where his occupation was given as 'collier (hewer)'....
2 November 2017 view this news article in full
What's on when at the U-Mix Centre
We run, or host, a busy programme of football coaching, youth clubs, music and dance sessions and support groups throughout the week at our home the U-Mix Centre on Asline Road, Sheffield S2 4UJ. Here's a list of what's on when. It's advisable to check with us for changes - get us on 0114 2589601 or 2587787....
1 November 2017 view this news article in full

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