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Have you seen the Crosspool well dressing boards?

Last year’s well dressing helpers are being asked to check their garages and garden huts as we are not sure where they were stored after the 2017 festival. If you have any information please get in touch with Crosspool Forum … Continue reading

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Charity race night, 23 March 2018

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Volunteer wins 2017 Crosspool community award

A local resident who has spent decades helping out in our local community has been rewarded with this year’s Crosspool Person of the Year award. Sheila Lomas is well known for her voluntary work at Tapton Congregational Church where she … Continue reading

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Successful festival quiz night at The Sportsman

Wednesday’s quiz night at The Sportsman pub was well attended as usual. The local quiz regulars were joined by visitors from Stannington and Hillsborough as resident quizmaster Roger chose a selection of traditional and Crosspool quiz questions to make the … Continue reading

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Manchester Road speed limit reduced to 30mph in Crosspool

The speed limit on a stretch of Manchester Road in Crosspool has been reduced to 30mph. For around 40 years the speed limit has been 40mph between Den Bank Avenue and Coppice View. There has been continued concern by residents … Continue reading

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Have you found a gold necklace in Crosspool?

An elderly gentleman has been in touch to say his wife has lost her gold necklace either on Lydgate Hall Crescent or between St. Columba’s Church and Stephen Hill on the evening of Saturday 24 March 2017. If you have … Continue reading

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2017 Crosspool Calendar almost sold out

2017 Crosspool Calendars are almost out of stock. If you’d like a copy or two for stocking fillers then make sure you pick them up before they sell out. They’re available from GT News, Charisma, Nest, Enhance and the pet … Continue reading

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