crosspool festival 2019

Comp winners 2019
2019 Competition Winners

After long deliberation judging the many entries to this year’s Photo, Art and Cake competitions, the winners were finally announced and awarded with their certificates and cash prizes at the close of the exhibition in St Columba’s Church at 4.30pm, Wednesday the 3rd July.





Gin Tasting Night at the Nest

The glasses are waiting, so all you need to do is savour some new gins, top up the tonics and you’re good to go!
Your £10 ticket includes any 2 ginNest Gin Tastes from a choice of 10, along with a tonic from Fever-Tree. After that just pay as you go.
There’ll also be complimentary cheese and biscuits if you fancy something to nibble on.
Tickets strictly limited, Tele: 07977 737232
Doors open at 7pm. this Friday 8th March.
20, Sandygate Road, Crosspool, S10 5NH

nest crosspool





New Indian Restaurant for Crosspool

AligarhAfter being empty for 4½years, the building that was the “Aligarh” restaurant on the corner of Benty Lane and Sandygate Road Crosspool is set to open as a New Indian restaurant.

Look out for more information and interview with the new owner on this website soon.





Open mic night returns to Nest cafe on Friday 6 July


Acoustic night at Nest cafe, Crosspool
Acoustic night at Nest cafe, Crosspool

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 – or just turn up and watch!

To finish the evening there will be a special set of folk and originals from acoustic night favourites The Finch Charmers.

Nest open mic night – Friday 6 July – Facebook event

Crosspool Festical 2018

Fruit, vegetable and plant sales at Hagg Lane allotments

Hagg Lane allotments
Hagg Lane allotments

Hagg Lane & District Gardeners’ Allotments Society has plant sales over two weekends this May.

You’ll be able to purchase vegetables, fruit, bedding, herb and perennial plants at the bring and buy-style sales running between 9.30am and 2.30pm on:

  • Saturday 5 May 2018
  • Sunday 6 May 2018
  • Saturday 19 May 2018
  • Sunday 20 May 2018

The society is raising funds towards further site improvements, and will also be selling home-made cakes and refreshments. Allotment holders will be on hand to chat and offer friendly advice. Donations of plants are welcome.

Hagg Lane & District Gardeners’ Allotments Society

Crosspool Tavern reopens as Stonehouse Pizza and Carvery

Crosspool Tavern
Chef Chris Bilsen shows off the new fresh dough pizzas now on offer at the Crosspool Tavern

One of our local pubs has a new look and new menu.

On Friday 8 December, the Crosspool Tavern reopened with an expanded menu, including fresh dough pizzas, burgers, carvery meats and pub classics. Five new jobs have been created.

Crosspool Tavern
Crosspool Tavern

Speaking about the conversion general manager, Christopher Squire, said: “We’re excited about the new changes and are looking forward to welcoming the people of Sheffield to come and see what Stonehouse Pizza & Carvery is all about.

“We’re a real part of the local community and are looking to support local charities, projects and host a variety of events and activities that everyone can enjoy.”

Crosspool Tavern

Hudson’s Kitchen opens on Thursday 30 November

Hudson's Kitchen, Sandydgate Road, Crosspool
Hudson’s Kitchen, Sandydgate Road, Crosspool

Hudson’s Kitchen opens on Thursday 30 November in the former Crosspool Hardware unit.

The Sandygate Road business’s Facebook page suggests it will sell food including cakes, breakfasts and pies.

New look and new jobs at Crosspool Tavern

The Crosspool Tavern sign comes down
The Crosspool Tavern sign comes down

Crosspool Tavern will offer pizza, burgers and more as part of a refurbishment and rebrand.

The pub will reopen on Friday 8 December as a Stonehouse Pizza & Carvery.

The Tavern is looking for both front of house and back of house staff. If you’re interested  send a cv to crosspooltavernsheffield@crowncarveries.com or call them on 0114 266 2113 and ask Chris, Tom or Richard.

Crosspool Tavern on Facebook