Category Archives: safety

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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Crosspool road safety online petition launched

Following last week’s Open Meeting, a local resident has launched an online petition to improve road safety in Crosspool. View/sign the petition – Sheffield City Council website The petition reads: We the undersigned petition the council to: Implement a reduction … Continue reading

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Selborne Road safety: petition launched

A Crosspool resident has launched a petition to review the layout of Selborne Road following the fatal accident last month. Organiser Carol Hanson said: “I have lived on Selborne Road for over 15 years and have never known such a … Continue reading

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Safety fears over Redmires Road/Blackbrook Road junction

A Lodge Moor resident has got in touch asking for feedback  from anyone who regularly uses the Redmires Road/Blackbrook Road junction, following several collisions and near misses: Calling all Crosspool residents! Can you help us? Many drivers living in Crosspool … Continue reading

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