Stannington Garden Club is affiliated to the Royal Horticultural Society and visits at least one of the society’s gardens each year. Members enjoyed their October trip to Harlow Carr Gardens at Harrogate where they were especially impressed by a wonderful show of autumn colours in borders and in woodlands.

Stannington Garden Club members surrounded by glorious autumnal colours at Harlow Carr

STAND (Stannington & District Library Group) was formed in 2013 after two public meetings that explored the issues raised by Sheffield City Council’s announced withdrawal of formal support for Stannington Library. Since then, the group has been formalised, a committee was formed and teams of volunteers were recruited