Author Archives: Chairman Crosspool Forum

Forge Dam Restoration Project

Forge Dam set for £300,000 restoration project A £320k wildlife & heritage project at Forge Dam, one of Sheffield Parks @ParksSheffield  most popular outdoor spaces will start this year. Friends of Porter Valley @FoPVSheffield have raised an amazing £261k for the … Continue reading

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Still Here for You

Crosspool Community Hub, in St Columba’s Church OfficeTele: – 0114 267 0006 (answerphone 24/7) The answerphone is always checked daily. Although the church is presently being used for vaccinations, the Crosspool Community Hub is still able to help if you … Continue reading

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St Columba’s, Temporary Hub

St Columba’s Church has been temporarily transformed into a vaccine hub Well-ordered volunteers, Doctors and NHS staff are working long hours to help with the roll-out of the potentially life-saving Pfizer vaccine injections. A full report and interview in this … Continue reading

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Girlguiding

You might not have seen us out & about recently but Girlguiding is still here & happening locally! At the present time we feel it is more important than ever to offer girls & young women a place of their … Continue reading

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Become a Girlguiding Volunteer

Take a break from your everyday routine – help Ranmoor and Nethergreen Girlguiding continue in the local area for future generations to enjoy. Hallam District is urgently looking for some amazing adult volunteers to take over leadership of two Girlguiding … Continue reading

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Local Christmas Trees Recycled

The weather was fine and kind for yesterday’s Crosspool Forum Community Christmas tree recycling event outside Direct Travel. The Forum Volunteer Marshalls efficiently  helped ensure that everything ran smoothly and thanked everyone for their cooperation  with  the request  to wear … Continue reading

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URGENT – Volunteers wanted

Snow and sleet showers are forecast tonight and throughout tomorrow across parts of Sheffield, particularly on higher ground (Crosspool). A few volunteers are required to grit the footpaths around St. Columba’s Church to aid access for the elderly who will … Continue reading

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Crosspool Christmas Tree Recycling Update

Having now been officially advised that trips for waste management and Community work/volunteering are permitted during the current lock down, in the interest of protecting the environment, the Crosspool Forum  has taken the decision to go ahead with the Christmas … Continue reading

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National Lockdown

Coronavirus cases are rising rapidly across the country.Find out what we can and cannot do:NationalLockdownGuidance

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Christmas Tree Recycling Reminder

Please! Please!, respect the environment and everyone’s Safety,  make recycling your Christmas tree a real family occasion by disposing of your tree sensibly on Sunday Morning, 10th January, between 10am & 11.30am,   Can we respectfully ask that you DON’T … Continue reading

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