Author Archives: Alexander Hague


“The Plough Inn” on Sandygate Road, Crosspool, is set to be demolished. A planning application has been submitted to the Sheffield City Council Planning Dept. for the Demolition of “The Plough” public house and its ancillary buildings; and for the … Continue reading

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Our Planet Matters to the pupils at   Lydgate Junior School As part of the Lydgate Junior School’s work as a Rights Respecting School, each year they launch a campaign to raise awareness about a particular issue. In 2017 they … Continue reading

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There’s still time for you to enter one of the Crosspool Festival competitions to showcase your creativity in the areas of art, photography, cake making and biscuit decorating Entries for the Art and Photography Competition can be handed in at … Continue reading

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The odd shower didn’t deter the twenty-five volunteer Crosspool community litter pickers, including a team from our local Spar, from recovering eighteen full bags of litter from our local streets. Taking centre stage this month, the hero of the day … Continue reading

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  Tomorrow Tuesday 28th May, 8pm, the 3¼ miles long, with 800 feet of climb, annual Hallam Chase Fell Race, organised by Hallamshire Harriers and hosted by Hallam Cricket Club, takes place. Runners set off from Hallam Football/Cricket Club’s Sandygate … Continue reading

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Summer 2019 Crosspool Clarion

The summer issue of the Crosspool Clarion is available to download and read below. Current issue: Summer 2019 Volume 16, Issue 2 Some back issues of past editions of the Clarion are also available to download. To read PDFs on your … Continue reading

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Crosspool Festival 2019

Crosspool Festival programme is now online: It is also in the Crosspool precinct shops and is being distributed with the summer issue of the Crosspool Clarion. The 2019 festival dates are Friday 28th June to Sunday 7th July 2019. Festival … Continue reading

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