Category Archives: safety

PPE Crowd Funding

Tapton School is crowd-funding to manufacture plastic face shields for the NHS and other front line care workers during the Covid-19 outbreak. The Design & Technology teachers at Tapton School Academy Trust have begun to make face shields for NHS … Continue reading

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Refuse Collection Appreciation

To show solidarity that we are all behind the Veolia refuse staff and more importantly help raise their morale during the Coronavirus outbreak. Can we encourage households to place this small rainbow sticker on their bins?  Please! Thanks. .

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Icy Conditions!!!

Many of the pavement and road surfaces in Crosspool are covered in Ice and are very slippery 27 Feb 2020 _ Please take extra care when going out this morning.      

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RESURFACING WORK on sections of Manchester Road & Rivelin Valley Road

As part of the Streets Ahead highway works Amey will soon be resurfacing some sections of the following roads; Manchester Road – Sheffield/Derbyshire boundary to Rivelin Valley Road. Manchester Road – junction of Rivelin Valley Road to Hagg Lane. Rivelin … Continue reading

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Bus gets stuck in Sandygate Road snow and ice

Today’s snow and ice caused a 51 bus to get stuck on Sandygate Road this morning. More snow is forecast so do take extra care on the roads and pavements. Treacherous roads at Crosspool will review for aftermath appointments. pic.twitter.com/67dVOifZCT … Continue reading

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Crosspool now has a community defibrillator

Thanks to a generous donation from a local resident and a council grant Crosspool Forum has been able to buy and install a defibrillator for emergency use in the community. The defibrillator is located on the right-hand external side wall … Continue reading

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Manchester Road speed limit reduced to 30mph in Crosspool

The speed limit on a stretch of Manchester Road in Crosspool has been reduced to 30mph. For around 40 years the speed limit has been 40mph between Den Bank Avenue and Coppice View. There has been continued concern by residents … Continue reading

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