Category Archives: elections

Space for Cycling campaign highlights Crookes pinch point

The bend of Crookes Road next to The Grindstone pub has been identified as dangerous for cyclists by a campaign to make Sheffield’s roads safer. Space for Cycling named the pinch point created by road narrowing by the pub as … Continue reading

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Boundary Commission recommends Crookes ward is renamed Crookes and Crosspool

Crookes local council ward could be renamed Crookes and Crosspool in time for the 2016 elections. The recommendation from the the Local Government Boundary Commission for England follows a twelve-week public consultation on draft proposals that draw new boundaries for … Continue reading

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Crookes ward results: Labour win for Anne Murphy

Sheffield’s Liberal Democrat leader Shaffaq Mohammed has been beaten to the Crookes ward seat by Labour’s Anne Murphy in the 2014 local elections. Labour won with 2,103 votes, with the Liberal Democrats second with 1,833. The Green Party was third … Continue reading

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Crosspool residents vote in European and local elections

Crosspool residents will be casting their votes today to choose a new local councillor for the Crookes ward and vote in the European election. The six Crookes ward candidates standing in the local election are: John Clapham – UKIP Nick … Continue reading

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Crookes ward local election candidates confirmed

The six Crookes ward candidates standing in the 22 May election have been revealed: John Clapham – UKIP Nick Hall – Trade Unionists and Socialists Against Cuts John Hesketh – Independent Shaffaq Mohammed – Liberal Democrat Anne Murphy – Labour … Continue reading

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Crosspool residents vote in police and crime commissioner election

Crosspool residents are casting their votes today to choose a police and crime commissioner (PCC) for South Yorkshire. The candidates are: David Allen – English Democrats Jonathan Arnott – UKIP Nigel Bonson – Conservative Robert Teal – Liberal Democrat Shaun … Continue reading

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Liberal Democrats hold Crookes seat in 2012 local election

Liberal Democrat Rob Frost has been elected as a councillor for Crookes in the 2012 local elections. The results were as follows: Rob Frost, Liberal Democrat – 1,965 Abdul Khayum, Labour Party – 1,416 Amy Mack, Green Party – 808 … Continue reading

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