Lantern making workshops on Sunday 5 and 12 June

Join us on the afternoons of Sunday 5 and Sunday 12 June at 2pm-5pm to learn how to make a beautiful willow lantern.

Materials included in £5 ticket. We will be making simple stars, globes and cone lanterns… but if you feel like being more adventurous we will be on hand to help you make your creation.

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New Crosspool coffee shop Nest to open this week

Photo: @davethwaites
Photo: @davethwaites

A new coffee shop opens in Crosspool at 8am on Monday morning.

Nest is located in the old Lounge @ Crosspool shop, next door to the Crosspool Pets and near the Sheffield-bound bus stop.

The owners are promising a new format, including fresh coffee and homemade cakes. The premises has been refurbished over the last few weeks.

To begin with, Nest opening times are Monday-Friday 8am-4pm; Saturday 9am-2pm.

Lounge @ Crosspool closed in June.