Heeley People’s Park

Heeley People’s Park is a little different to other parks in Sheffield – it’s entirely owned by people and businesses that love it. It’s independence from the Council really shows as the park has an entirely different vibe to other parks around. The park was built on previously abandoned land which had been cleared of … More Heeley People’s Park


Covid and Parks

Park hunting took an unexpected pause this, along with the rest of the world, when Covid-19 hit at the beginning of 2020! We squeezed in a final park visit around Heeley in early March 2020, but after that we had to wait until July 2020 before we could make it out again. Parks were so … More Covid and Parks

SPP Junior!

Both Laura and Jenni got exciting news recently – they are both having babies in 2019! Laura’s is arriving first in January and Jenni’s is following in March. We may need a little break from the project, but we’re fully intending to keep on with our mission, just with babies in tow. It may mean a bit … More SPP Junior!

A year of SPP

The 4th March 2018 marked a whole year since Sheffield Park Project began! We thought it would be a good time to reflect on our experiences. Has the project been what you expected? Laura: Better than expected and I feel that SPP has become so much more than just visiting parks. Jenni: Yes, I agree. We now … More A year of SPP