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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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Christmas trees to go up this weekend at Crosspool shops

The Crosspool Christmas trees will be installed above our local shops on Sunday morning. If you have an hour to spare from 9:30am on Sunday 11 December 2016, any help with putting the lights on the trees would be welcomed … Continue reading

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