Category Archives: fire service

BONFIRES

During Covid-19 more people are at home than usual, either working, home-schooling or self-isolating. The Sheffield City Council are strongly discouraging bonfires of any type during this period, as it can significantly impact on people’s health and enjoyment of their … Continue reading

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Garden Fires -Take the Pledge

Take the pledge – no bonfires during the pandemic Firefighters across South Yorkshire are asking people to pledge not to have a garden fire during the on-going COVID-19 pandemic This latest plea comes as South Yorkshire Fire & Rescue saw … Continue reading

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Clap for Carers returns for a Third Week

 Clap for our Carers A round of applause around the country Tonight, Thursday 9th April at 8pm, join the nation in saying thanks, Returning for the second week in succession, amid the coronavirus outbreak, people in Crosspool are expected to … Continue reading

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A TASTE OF SUMMER

The Sportsman (Ember Inn) Benty Lane Bank Holiday Sunday 25th August, 12noon – 6pm In Support of THE SICK CHILDREN’S TRUST Magnolia House Bouncy Castle-Fire Engine Pirate & Princess (Wet Sponge) RAFFLE DRAWN at 6PM Suggested donation of £2.00 per … Continue reading

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Fire at former Hallam Towers hotel started deliberately

Four fire engines put out a fire on the seventh floor of the derelict Hallam Towers hotel at around 6pm last night. South Yorkshire Fire & Rescue says the fire was started deliberately. In October it was reported that the … Continue reading

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Broomhill car fire causes delays

A car fire near the Manchester Road/Fulwood Road junction is causing delays for commuters this morning. A fire engine and police are in attendance, with the fire put out by 8.15am.

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Arson attack and more break-ins on Crosspool allotments

Volunteers have been left devastated following an arson attack on Hagg Lane allotment hut. The main building was set alight on Thursday 14 August at around 11pm. The fire brigade was called and the fire put out but not before … Continue reading

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House fire on Cardoness Road

A fire at a house on Cardoness Road was reported around 6.40pm last night and subsequently dealt with by the fire service. There was one minor casualty, with a woman in her 50s treated for minor smoke inhalation but she … Continue reading

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Video: Police vs Fire tug-o’-war at Crosspool Summer Fayre

Teams from the local fire brigade and police force were at Saturday’s Summer Fayre, talking to residents about the work they do and allowing children to explore their vehicles. A tug-o’-war rope had been set up and after watching some … Continue reading

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Crosspool Festival Summer Fayre – video and photos

Yesterday hundreds of Crosspool residents turned out in the sunshine for our annual Summer Fayre on the Coldwell Lane CDYST sports field. You can watch the video and view the photos below to catch a flavour of the day. Look … Continue reading

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