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Memoir gives insight into Crosspool history

The experiences of a boy growing up in 1920s and 1930s Crosspool have been published in a personal memoir. Joe Scott was born in Sheffield in November 1921. At the age of four in 1925 he moved with his family, … Continue reading

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Crosspool residents left in the dark over faulty street lights

Dransfield Road, the lower part of Watt Lane and neighbouring roads into Ranmoor have been without working street lights for over a week. The problem was reported on Sunday 7 October to Street Force but the street lights have not … Continue reading

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Electricity returns to Crosspool following power cut

Hundreds of Crosspool homes were left without power tonight for one and a half hours. The electricity supply went down at about 8:15pm. Although it returned promptly in some areas, homes and businesses on the Ranmoor side of Crosspool were … Continue reading

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Crosspool: the best of both worlds

Close enough to the city centre but with easy access to the countryside – that’s how the Sheffield Telegraph has described Crosspool, Fulwood, Ranmoor and Lodge Moor in it’s latest area focus advertising feature. Artisan and Catch restaurants, Bamforth’s fruit … Continue reading

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