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2017 scarecrow competition winners

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List of Crosspool Festival 2017 scarecrows

Here’s the list of scarecrows on view around Crosspool as part of the 2017 scarecrow competition. Can you spot them all? You can also download it as a PDF (31KB).

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Open mic night at Nest cafe on Thursday 29 June

A special open mic edition of Nest’s popular acoustic night is taking place as part of this year’s Crosspool Festival. It’s your chance to play a couple of songs, unplugged and with no microphone, to a friendly Crosspool Festival crowd … Continue reading

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Crosspool Festival scarecrow competition is now open

The Crosspool Festival scarecrow competition is now open! The theme this year is Wild Crosspool. Build a scarecrow to reflect local wildlife, a wild personality or just let your imagination go wild! Scarecrows need to be in place for judging … Continue reading

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More items wanted for Crosspool Summer Fayre

Do you have any unwanted books, prizes, gifts or bric-a-brac that might be suitable for the Crosspool Forum Summer Fayre tombola or one of the stalls? The festival organisers are still looking for contributions, so if you can help, please … Continue reading

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Deepcar brass band play at Stephen Hill church on 3 June 2017

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Acoustic night at Nest on 6 April with Toein’ in the Dark, The Finch Charmers and Pete Green

The next evening of acoustic music at Nest cafe on Sandygate Road will take place on Thursday 6 April.Nest cafe on Sandygate Road This time it’s a folk special, with Toein’ in the Dark, The Finch Charmers and songwriter/poet Pete … Continue reading

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