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Would you consider supporting improvements to our local Scout hut?

You may have noticed the building work at the Scout Hut on Benty Lane. This is the headquarters of the 36th Sheffield St John’s Ranmoor Scout Group. The group is looking to upgrade and modernise the building in a series … Continue reading

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S. Palfreyman – a glimpse into Crosspool’s past

‪A bit of Crosspool history has been uncovered in the precinct! Who remembers S. Palfreyman?‬

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Macmillan coffee morning at Enhance in Crosspool

Staff at Enhance the hairdressers in Crosspool are going to be holding a Macmillan coffee morning on Wednesday 27, Thursday 28 and Friday 29 September throughout the day. They will be selling cakes and buns to take away to raise … Continue reading

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Has The Plough pub been purchased as a development opportunity?

An update from The Plough pub campaign team: As you all know, we lodged our bid with Enterprise on August 17 and had some discussions with them after that date. We were informed that a ‘significantly’ higher bid had been … Continue reading

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Hallam Tower hotel: demolition begins

The demolition of the former Hallam Tower hotel on Manchester Road has started. Planning permission for luxury apartments was previously granted. Sheffield hotel demolition work starts – The Star

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Last chance to submit your Crosspool photos for the 2018 calendar!

The deadline for sending in your photos for consideration for next year’s Crosspool calendar is the end of Thursday 31 August 2017. Send in your photos now

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The Plough on Sandygate Road to reopen as a pub

The Save The Plough campaign group have announced that their bid to buy The Plough has been beaten by a higher offer from another party that wishes to reopen the pub: We submitted our bid to the agents last week. … Continue reading

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