Category Archives: volunteering

Vote to transform Broomhill Community Library

Library volunteers are asking people to vote for Broomhill Community Library before Tuesday 21 November to help it receive funding from Aviva. The funding would pay for heritage experts to work with library volunteers and the local community over the … Continue reading

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Tea and cake event hosted by Care in Crosspool

Care in Crosspool invite you to join them for tea and cake at St Columba’s church hall on Monday 6 November between 2pm and 4pm. Care in Crosspool

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Get involved with Crosspool Festival: come to the pub for a chat on Wednesday 8 November

Do you have any ideas for Crosspool Festival? Would you consider getting involved or helping out in some capacity? The Crosspool Festival team are meeting in The Sportsman pub, Benty Lane, on Wednesday 8 November at 8pm. They’d welcome anyone … Continue reading

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Volunteer wins 2017 Crosspool community award

A local resident who has spent decades helping out in our local community has been rewarded with this year’s Crosspool Person of the Year award. Sheila Lomas is well known for her voluntary work at Tapton Congregational Church where she … Continue reading

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Volunteers needed!

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Volunteer for Care in Crosspool

Care in Crosspool are looking to welcome more volunteers for befriending in the local community. You have to be over 18. Their chair will be at the summer fayre with more information or otherwise please contact the office on 0114 … Continue reading

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Wanted: volunteers to help run a stall at the Summer Fayre

On Saturday 1 July the annual Summer Fayre takes place on the Coldwell Lane sports field from 1-4pm. We’re a bit short on volunteers this year so if you can offer to help run a stall then please email

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