Category Archives: safety

More Crosspool Shops Reopen

Direct Travel Update on Opening hours for Direct Travel, Crosspool Due to all the Covid19 related cancellations, Direct Travel have been working hard behind the scenes and closed doors to assist their Clients with re-arranging their holidays and making refunds. … Continue reading

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Committed Community Volunteer

Crosspool Community Litter Picker picks up loads of rubbish. To help ensure that our neighbourhood remains healthy and clean, volunteer Crosspool Community Litter Pickers, encouraged by the Sheffield council had, until the governments March lock down/ social distancing directive, regularly … Continue reading

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Flower Planters Removed

Flower planters removed from Broomhill shopping centre to make way for ‘social distancing’ The community of Broomhill were confused and flabbergasted to find that their lovely floral display planters, regularly tended by local residents, has been removed and replaced with … Continue reading

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Clap for Carers

8pm Tonight 7th May 2020   It is a deeply moving tribute that captures the very essence of our communal spirit in these times of adversity that Clap for Carers gets louder and more joyous every week. It is also … Continue reading

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A Crosspool Round of Applause

Clap for our Carers  Five weeks ago the UK went into lockdown to slow the spread of the coronavirus, with people ordered to social distance and remain in their homes as much as possible. Each Thursday, people in Crosspool have … Continue reading

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A round of applause around the country

Clap for our Carers  Tonight, Thursday 16th April at 8pm, join the nation in saying thank you, Returning for the third week in succession, amid the current Covid-19 pandemic, people in Crosspool are expected to cheer, drum, whistle and clap … 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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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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