News In Brief: Brass concert is cancelled

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A CONCERT by Stannington Brass Band which was due to take place at High Riggs Nursery, Stannington, on Sunday has been cancelled.

The event will not now go ahead because of poor ticket sales.

Cathedral on song

CHORAL evensong at Sheffield Cathedral will be broadcast live on BBC Radio 3 next Wednesday at 3.30pm.

Members of the public are invited to attend, and should be seated in the Cathedral by 3.15pm.

Summer fair fun

TOTLEY Primary School holds its summer fair today. The free event features birds of prey, police dogs, tennis, a smoothie bike, games and refreshments.

The fun takes place between 1pm and 4pm on Sunnyvale Road.

Staff raise £4,500

STAFF at Sheffield housing group Places for People raised £4,500 for Sheffield Children’s Hospital and St Luke’s Hospice.

The workers put on a race night, organised a snooker competition and took part in a 28-mile walk to raise funds for the charities.