New Phone Mast Proposal

There are only a couple of days left to comment on the proposal for the erection of a 20m (equates to a 6-7 storey building) monopole and associated equipment cabinets, on the land at the Junction of Sandygate Road and Carsick Hill Road Sheffield S10 3LW. Opposite the Grade 2 listed ‘The Lodge`.

Phone Mast Carsick

You can comment on the proposal at this  Sheffield City Council Planning Application link   19/04172/TEL |

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Crosspool Women’s Institute

CWiThe Crosspool Women’s Institute (CWI) has an exciting mix of events planned for 2020, something for everyone, the opportunity to get involved in the local community, make friends, learn new skills, listen to interesting speakers, enjoy outings and activities.

The CWI meet twice a month, St Columba Church on the 3rd Monday (7-9pm) and Stephen Hill Methodist Church on the 4th Monday (1-3pm).  Visitors and Members are welcome to go to both or either meeting.

The Crosspool WI always has something going on. Download your hardcopy of their
2020 Programme of Events or pick one up at either Stephen Hill Church, St Columba Church or in the NEST Café

For more information check out the CWI website – or   
Alternatively email the Secretary Leonie Souster: –

the Wi

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Young Girl’s Bike Found

A young girl’s bike was found abandoned in the middle of Den Bank Crescent on New Year’s Day morning.

Bike Den Bank Cres

If you have lost this bike please contact




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Christmas Tree Recycling in Crosspool

treerecycleThis Sunday 5th January, thanks to volunteers from the Crosspool Forum, who will be outside “Direct Travel” between 10-11.30am, the residents of Crosspool will have the opportunity to recycle their Christmas tree.  If you would like to give a contribution, then the suggested donation is £2.

If you can spare an hour or two in the morning to assist with the recycling and with the clear up afterward, your help would be very much appreciated – please come along from 9.45am.






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Plough Inn update

A renewed planning application for the Demolition of the Plough Inn and its ancillary buildings on Sandygate Road has been submitted to the Sheffield City council planning department.

The Plough, Sandygate Road

The Plough, Sandygate Road

You can view these changes on the Sheffield City Council website:

View application 19/02130/FUL

Internet access is also available at your local library or at First Point in Howden House.

To comment on this application you can either:-

  • go to the Sheffield council website and  comment online
  • write to Marcus Young, (Planning officer) Howden House, 1 Union Street, Sheffield S12HS,  including your name, address and the reference number, 19/02130/FUL.

Comments must be received by 16 January 2020. There is help on the council website on how to make an effective planning representation including the issues they can consider. If you do comment it will be published online and you will be informed of the decision, but the planning officer is unable to respond in writing before then.

The majority of applications are decided by officers in accordance with planning policies. Larger or more controversial schemes are decided by the Planning and Highways Committee.

View application 19/02130/FUL

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Happy New Year

new year 2020

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Barn Dance

7:30pm, Saturday, January 11th

St Columba’s Church Hall
503 Manchester Road
Sheffield S10 5PL

Bring your own Drinks – Nibbles Provided
– No Nuts Please –

Tickets £5.00 (Under 14S free)
Contact Bob Townrow Tele: 0114 2301098

Proceeds to Stephen Hill and St Columba Church charities

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