We need your support and help to continue our fight to get the best outcome for the castle ruins.

Castle Site – Public Consultation

The time has finally come for you to have your say on the future of the Castle site. Please see the links below to further details about how you can get involved from Monday 7th November, we will provide further details in due course https://sheffnews.com/news/levelling-up-transformational-plans-for-castlegate-to-go-to-public-consultation It is clear to us that the Council is already […]

Great turnout for Castle site tours!

It was great to see everyone over the Castlegate Festival weekend to celebrate Heritage Open Days, and we continue to be amazed by the interest in what is currently a demolition site with nothing to see!! We had the news just before that the chamber containing the only visible remains, was condemned by the Council […]

Castlegate Festival 2022

We are delighted to again be taking part in the Castlegate Festival from 9th -18th Sept, please find details in the attached brochure. Castlegate Festival 2022 Our tours of the site on the 17/18th have all sold out but there is still plenty to come and see next weekend!

Heritage Open Day Castle Site Tours are back!!

We are delighted to say that we will be supporting Heritage Open Days again with tours of the Castle site on the 17th and 18th September. You will need to book in advance by following the link below which goes lives at 9am on Friday 19th August. Be quick, places are limited!! https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/sheffield-castle-history-tour-of-the-site-tickets-403498323347 For more […]

Trip to Tickhill Castle

A small group of our Committee and FoSC members recently enjoyed a private tour of Tickhill Castle thanks to current owner Barry Moss.  Barry took over the lease of the Castle from the Duchy of Lancaster in 2018 and went about restoring the Old Hall where his family currently live. The castle walls and gatehouse […]

Report on our AGM

Our 9th AGM took place at the Central United Reformed Church on 21st April, please click the link ‘AGM Acc Chair’ to view the Annual Accounts to April 2022 and Chair’s Report. At the AGM, those Committee members that wished to stand again, were re-elected, and also a small amendment to our Constitution which allows […]

2022 Annual General Meeting – 21st April

We invite you to our 9th Annual General Meeting which this year will be held in person at the Central United Reformed Church, Norfolk Street, Sheffield  S1 2JB, at 6:30pm on Thursday 21st April We will present the Reports of the Officers and vote for Committee Members. All Committee Members stand down annually but are […]

Sheffield Heritage Fair

We are delighted to be taking part in the forthcoming Sheffield Heritage Fair – a celebration of Sheffield’s history, at the Millennium Gallery. It’s free entry and you’ll find out more about the future of key sites, and chat with over 40 local groups who care for and promote Sheffield’s heritage. We’ll be there on […]

450th (+1) anniversary of Mary, Queen of Scots

On the 450th (+1) anniversary of Mary, Queen of Scots, arrival into Sheffield, the Friends of Sheffield Manor Lodge commemorate the occasion with a procession and “grand hall” dinner in the presence of Mary herself. Mary will progress in horse drawn carriage from the Tudor ruins through the Sheffield Manor Lodge site to Manor Oaks House where […]

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