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Various venues around Sheffield
This year’s Migration Matters Festival in Sheffield promises to be big. The aim is to celebrate the positive impact migration, refugees and asylum seekers have in Sheffield, the country’s first City of Sanctuary. It’s the UK’s largest Refugee Week festival, hosting up to 60 events, ranging from Afrobeat to poetry, talks to community meals. Tickets for the opening and closing…
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Sheffield DocFest

Various venues in Sheffield
Sheffield DocFest is the UK’s leading documentary festival and one of the world’s most influential markets for documentary projects. It champions and presents the breadth of documentary form – film, television, immersive and art, for inspiration, debate, development, learning and challenge. Featuring 109 films from around the world, special events and talks following screenings. The programming represents DocFest’s core values…
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Sheffield Extinction Rebellion Monday Meeting

Union St Co-Working Space, 18-20 Union Street, Sheffield S1 2JP
The regular weekly XR meeting, every Monday (except Bank Holidays). All welcome, if you are XR or not. Free to attend, whether you’re just interested in the week’s topic, or want to find out more about what XR does. Hot drinks and social chats, you are welcome to bring your own food for the social part.
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Rivers Ramble and Rally

This will be a joyful celebration of the rivers which make Sheffield the fascinating city that it is and of their contribution to our health and wellbeing. Organised by South Yorkshire Climate Alliance to celebrate Big Green Week. Bring the family on one of three walks available:- Lower Don (Five Weirs Walk) – Meeting at Tinsley Tram Stop Canal Walk…
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Eco Picnic

St Mark's Church, Broomfield Road, Sheffield S10 2SE (next to Royal Hallamshire Hospital)
An event for this year’s Great Big Green Week, St Mark’s Church invite you to a family and community eco-picnic. Bring your own picnic for a couple of hours on the Green which they are tending as an urban haven for wildlife, as well as for people. It will include some activities for children, and a wild flower survey.  
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Sathnam Sanghera: Empireworld

Showroom Workstation, Creative Lounge , Paternoster Row, Sheffield S1 2BX
Join author and journalist Sathnam Sanghera for an evening of discussion with broadcaster Désirée Reynolds about just how deeply British imperialism is baked into our world, and why it’s time Britain was finally honest with itself about empire. Sathnam Sanghera’s new book Empireworld traces the legacies of the British empire around the world – from the creation of tea plantations…
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