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 Keeping fit and healthy in Norfolk Park

Thursday, March 26, 2015

Local MP Meg Munn recently joined a health walk around Norfolk Park. Health walks are short group walks which are led by trained volunteers. The focus of the walks is socialising, getting some fresh air and walking at a pace that is comfortable. …

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Meg speaking to Y9 students

 Question Time at Meadowhead School

Tuesday, March 24, 2015

Meg Munn MP recently visited Meadowhead School to take part in a question time session with students. The Heeley MP was impressed with the interest shown in politics and the political process by a number of the students. One pupil even expressing …

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 Manifesto at Lowedges Fire Station

Monday, March 23, 2015

Meg Munn MP recently visited Lowedges Fire Station to meet Chief Fire Officer Jamie Courtney. He wanted to brief the local MP on the financial circumstances of South Yorkshire Fire and Rescue (SYFR) relative to other Fire and Rescue Authorities and …

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 Supporting Fairtrade at the Rose Garden Café

Thursday, March 19, 2015

The Rose Garden Café in Graves Park stocks a variety of Fairtrade tea and coffee and local MP Meg Munn was delighted to pop in recently to support this year’s Fairtrade Fortnight. Fairtrade ensures farmers across the developing world receive …

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 Heeley families to be ‘Share Aware’ online

Wednesday, March 18, 2015

Meg Munn MP is supporting the NSPCC’s new ‘Share Aware’ campaign which aims to get families talking about online safety. The NSPCC has created a new online guide to help parents with the risks of different social networking sites …

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Meg, Stephen Stapelton and students from Meadowhead

 Visiting our local commonwealth war graves

Thursday, March 05, 2015

Meg Munn MP is urging schools and constituents to visit their local Commonwealth war graves to gain a greater understanding of the scale and magnitude of the Great War and the impact that it has on today’s society. The call follows a national …

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Meg and volunteers Karen, Marj and Colin

 Volunteers doing excellent job at local library

Tuesday, February 17, 2015

Meg Munn MP recently visited Newfield Green Library which since the beginning of October, has been under the management of the Gleadless Valley Community Forum and a team of volunteer librarians.  Meg met volunteers who told her how much they …

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 New bus lanes for Heeley

Thursday, February 12, 2015

Meg Munn MP recently convened a roundtable discussion about City Council’s proposals for improving the public transport offer across Sheffield. She was joined by Councillor Leigh Bramall, Cabinet member for Business, Skills and Development, …

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Meg and Councillor Harry Harpham

 Change for Painted Fabrics estate

Tuesday, February 03, 2015

Local MP Meg Munn recently met Councillor Harry Harpham and senior Housing Officers to discuss City Council’s proposals to ‘re-designate’ the Painted Fabrics estate from a 60+ age category to one of general need. Councillor …

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Meg and members of the Makki Mosque

 Road concerns at local Mosque

Wednesday, January 28, 2015

Heeley MP Meg Munn recently visited the Makki Mosque to meet members and heard their concerns about proposals to widen Chesterfield Road. They believe this will affect Plantation Road and could inadvertently limit access to the Mosque. For a …

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Meg and John McMillan, Chair of the Woodbank Crescent Community Garden Association

 Funding needed for Community Garden

Friday, January 23, 2015

Meg Munn MP is supporting the Woodbank Crescent Community Garden Association in their search to secure funding to repair a collapsing wall. The Garden, located at the site of the former 349-351 Chesterfield Road, has been used by local …

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 Don’t be fooled by distraction burglars

Wednesday, January 21, 2015

Local MP Meg Munn is working with Yorkshire Water and the South Yorkshire Police to try and raise awareness of the distraction burglary tactics used by criminals posing as representatives of the “water board”. The latest police …

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Meg and the Woodseats Student Parliament

 School Parliament questions MP

Thursday, January 15, 2015

Local MP Meg Munn recently visited Woodseats primary school to speak to members of the newly formed Woodseats ‘School Parliament’. Students from a range of year groups quizzed the local MP about her role and asked for advice about how …

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Meg and volunteers at Gleadless Valley Food Bank

 Large demand at Gleadless Valley Food Bank

Tuesday, January 13, 2015

Local MP Meg Munn recently visited Gleadless Valley Food Bank to drop off a food parcel donated by her and her staff. The Food Bank was founded by people from five different churches across Heeley and Gleadless. It now partners with over 25 …

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Meg, Rob Harbourne, Mark Hanks, Alistair Beattie and Louise Haigh

 Transformation underway on new community garden

Tuesday, January 06, 2015

Meg Munn MP joined project partners to mark the start of works on the creation of a new community garden in Arbourthorne. Thanks to a partnership between Sanctuary Group and Keepmoat, work has begun on the transformation of a piece of wasteland for …

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 Meg Munn pulls a pint to mark Sheffield pub’s rebirth

Monday, December 08, 2014

The following was published in the Sheffield Telegraph Sheffield Heeley MP Meg Munn raised a glass in celebration after a city pub reopened its doors to the public. The MP made the visit to the New Inn on Hemsworth Road following a £110,000 …

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 MP opens refurbished Resource Centre

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

Meg Munn, Member of Parliament for Sheffield Heeley, recently visited Hurlfield View Resource Centre to officially open their brand new extension.   Hurlfield, part of Sheffield Health and Social Care NHS Foundation Trust, is a specialist …

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Meg taking questions at Arbourthorne

 Question time in Arbourthorne

Wednesday, November 12, 2014

Local MP Meg Munn was delighted to accept an invitation to visit Arbourthorne primary school recently and meet the children in Y4 and Y5. Meg received a range of questions from the children, who aged between 8 – 10 years old, and she was impressed …

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Meg and young people at the Youth Club

 Welcome refurbishment for local youth club

Tuesday, November 04, 2014

The Double Six Youth Club in Woodseats has recently invested in a dramatic refurbishment and local MP Meg Munn popped along to see the results. The independent youth club has benefitted from a 12 month partnership with Sainsbury’s, and …

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Meg having a coffee with members of the Church

 Dropping into St Catherine’s of Siena

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

Local MP Meg Munn recently dropped into St Catherine’s of Siena Church in Richmond during their regular coffee shop. Committee member Paul Young had invited Meg to visit to outline the difficulty the Church is having securing funding to …

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