Category Archives: crosspool festival 2015

Residents enjoy Crosspool history walk

Over thirty people walked the streets in drizzly conditions on Wednesday evening this week for the Crosspool Chronicles history walk led by Jan Milward and Lindsey Beagles. The event was arranged so that people working during the day had opportunity … Continue reading

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Crosspool history walk on Wednesday 2 September 2015

A guided history walk of Crosspool will depart at 6.45pm from St Columba’s church on Wednesday 2 September. The walk is led by Jan Millward and will take in historical places of interest in the Crosspool area with interesting stories … Continue reading

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Gallery: scarecrows of Crosspool award winners accounced

Over 20 households in the neighbourhood displayed a scarecrow in their front garden as part of a scarecrow competition at this year’s Crosspool Festival. Thank you and congratulations to everyone who made one, they were all fantastic! We raised a … Continue reading

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Winner of photography competition for under 18s announced

Over 1,300 votes were cast in this year’s Crosspool Festival photography competition. Under-18s were invited to submit a photo on the theme Things that give me joy. Judges shortlisted four finalists – the winning photo leads the list of entries below. … Continue reading

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Summer Fayre success

Following the torrential thunderstorm in the early hours, it was a murky start to 4 July. As the low cloud and fine drizzle slowly cleared  throughout the morning, the CDYST sports field & hall on Coldwell Lane were gradually transformed, by an … Continue reading

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Tonight is Abba night!

Unwind at the end of festival week and get into the seventies groove this evening at St. Columba’s from 8—11pm. It’s an evening of good-time music, karaoke, dancing and all round fun with the highly-regarded Shep’s Disco. Big hair and … Continue reading

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Crosspool Fayre kicks off at 1pm this afternoon

Crosspool’s annual summer fayre takes place this afternoon from 1pm at CDYST fields on Coldwell Lane. The overnight rain and fog is due to clear and it looks set to be a warm afternoon with some sunshine!

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Gardeners’ Question Time at Valleyside

Richard Jackson will answer your gardening questions as well as doing a brief talk on protecting and supporting your plants throughout the seasons at this special Gardeners’ Question Time event on Wednesday 1 July. Join in from 2pm at Valleyside … Continue reading

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Guided walk on Tuesday 30 June – plus Crosspool Chronicles walking guide available now

A guided history walk of Crosspool departs from St Columba’s on Tuesday 30 June at 10am. If you’re interested in doing the guided walk but can’t make Tuesday morning, we would be prepared to arrange an additional evening walk sometime … Continue reading

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Sheffield Folk Chorale and Ciara Noon to perform at Crosspool folk concert

Sheffield Folk Chorale and local young harpist Ciara Noon are the performers at this year’s Crosspool Festival Gala Concert. It takes place on Thursday 2 July at Stephen Hill Church, Manchester Road, 7.30pm start. Tickets, £7, include interval coffee/tea and … Continue reading

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