Offers & Competitions

Lantern Theatre

At 126 years old, the Lantern is a unique part of Sheffield’s heritage.

To celebrate the Festival, we are offering 20% off tickets for Twelfth Night (18 to 28 September).

On 19th September there is a free pre-show tour on the history of the venue and its community theatre group the Dilys Guite Players.

£9 – £13. Book at using the code FESTIVAL19 for discount.

7 to 7.30pm

For more information contact:
Kevin Jackson
0114 255 1776

Living On The Edge Poetry Competition

Poems must be up to 30 lines, entitled Living On the Edge.

Open to all residents of S11 and S7, entries can be left at Zeds on Nether Edge Road or emailed to by 7pm on Wed 18th Sept. Include your name, postcode, contact details and age category (Children under 10; 11-16 year olds; adults) with your entry.

The prizes will be Rhyme and Reason book tokens to the value of £40 (adult); £20 (Children).

Prizes will awarded and poems read at the Poetry Open Mic event on Friday 20th September.

For more information contact:
John Turner

Festival Painting Competition

Paint a picture titled Animals or Flowers in Nether Edge. The painting can be in any medium, but must be 6 inches square. You can enter a maximum three pictures per person.

Free to enter and open to all residents of S11 and S7. The prizes are £60 (16+) and £30 (under 16).

Please hand entries (labelled on the back with your name and contact phone number) in at Nether Edge Bowling Club or Wickwire by Saturday 14th September. There will be a public vote for the winner on Sunday 15th September at the Farmers’ Market.

For more information and an entry form see September’s Edge magazine.

For more information contact:
Richard Taylor
07801 828068

Adventure Now

1 hour sessions of archery, axe throwing or crossbows at the Kenwood Hall Hotel. See

Sunday 15th, Saturday 21st and Sunday 22nd 10am to 4pm

Half price Festival offer: £15 per person. Minimum 2 people Book in advance: or 07497126892

Lynn Butler Wellbeing: free consultations and taster treatments

Feeling stressed? Have a health concern? Unsure of which treatment would be best for you? We’d love to help. Reflexology, Coaching, EFT, Shiatsu, Massage, Kinesiology, Reiki, Hypnotherapy, Facials. Book in for a free consultation during the Festival:

Sharrow Head House, 364 Sharrow Lane, S11 8AU

Free postural assessments

Would you like to know how your posture may contribute to muscular tension, pains and niggles? Therapy Room Sheffield therapists offer free postural assessments to see what remedial massage (including deep tissue & sports massage & myofascial release), as well as Feldenkrais functional integration can do.

Therapy Room, 4 Priory Ave, S7 1LT

Phone 07749 224262 to book during the Festival. 10 places available.

Free Adult Yoga Classes

Yoga Nature is delighted to be sharing free adult yoga taster sessions. The classes are suitable for all. The styles of yoga are Hatha and Dru yoga.

Various dates, times and venues. Booking essential!

Phone 07816 540 261 to enquire about accessibility and facilities at venues

Cream Tea at the Heavenly Coffee Shop

Enjoy a hot drink and a scone with cream and jam for just £3 at our Heavenly Coffee Shop.

16th, 17th and 18th September

Sheffield Citadel Salvation Army, 12 Psalter Lane, S11 8YN

Afternoon Tea at the Laura Ashley Tea Room

The stunning new Laura Ashley Tea Room at the Kenwood Hall Hotel serves quintessential afternoon tea inside and on the terrace.

During the Festival enjoy a 20% discount on traditional and savoury afternoon teas.

Book in advance on 0114 2583811 or and quote ‘Nether Edge Festival’.

The last sitting available is 4pm.