The University of Sheffield
Sheffield Universities' Guild of Change Ringers (SUGCR)
Sheffield Hallam University

50th Anniversary Celebrations Weekend

The 50th anniversary weekend will be held between Friday 20th and Sunday 22nd February 2009. A booking form is available.


Friday 20 February 2009

Open ringing at St. Marie's 7:30 - 9:00pm followed by drinks in The Museum (this used to be the Hogshead, and is found on the edge of Orchard Square).

Saturday 21 February 2009

  • 10am-1pm. Striking competition at St. John's, Ranmoor. Refreshments available and open ringing at Walkley.
  • 2:30-3:30pm. Service at St. Maries', Sheffield
  • 7pm for 8pm sitting. Dinner at Royal Victoria (Holiday Inn), Sheffield
    Tickets: £42



    Welcome drinks


    Basil roasted salmon over torn leaves with lemon crθme fraiche
    Garlic assiette of mushrooms (V)


    Leek and potato soup


    Glazed chicken breast with a wild mushroom duxelle and a sweet port jus
    Aubergine en croute (V)


    Vanilla cheesecake with a compote of fresh fruit


    Coffee and mints


    SUGCR Birthday cake


  • There are several rooms reserved for the night at a rate of £85 per room incl. breakfast. Please contact the hotel directly to book one of these as soon as possible.
  • A professional photographer will be available.

Sunday 22 February 2009

University Tour - see how the University has changed in recent years
  • 10am – Everyone meet at West Street Tram Stop
  • 10:30am – Information Commons tour
  • 11 am – Coffee and cake at the Interval
  • 12:00 – The Edge tour – visit the new student accommodation and Union satellite
  • 1:00pm – Some people will be meeting for lunch at The Fat Cat, Kelham Island. Feel free to join us if you are still in Sheffield.

    A booking form is available. For more information, contact Claire Monk on 07921 066274.