Category Archives: safety

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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Petition for 30mph speed limit on Crosspool stretch of Manchester Road

Local residents have been in contact with local councillors and council candidates, as well as raising the issue at Crosspool Forum, to express their views that the stretch of Manchester Road through Crosspool should have a speed limit of 30mph … Continue reading

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Sandygate Road lines to be repainted week commencing 1 Feburary

The removal of the current Sandygate Road white lines and the painting of a white line in the original position on the road is scheduled for Tuesday 2 February.  Wednesday 3 and Thursday 4 February have been allocated as additional … Continue reading

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