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Further £20k pledged to Plough campaign

A further £20,000 has been pledged in support of the Plough pub since the last public meeting. The campaign to reopen the Sandygate Road pub is looking to raise £120,000 through a community share issue. A recent post on the … Continue reading

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More cows on the loose in Crosspool

Several cows have been spotted loose near Moorband Road and Sandygate Road. It is thought that the animals have now been recaptured. In May 2015 a herd of cattle were spotted in various locations around the neighbourhood including the precinct, … Continue reading

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Can you solve the riddle of Morecambe and Wise in Lodge Moor?

In 1953, Ernie Wise of Morecambe and Wise fame, and his wife Doreen camped in their converted Bedford bus at a petrol station in the Lodge Moor area of the city. This occurred when Morecambe and Wise were appearing in … Continue reading

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Planning application decision delay for The Plough

According to the Save the Plough campaign group, the decision on the planning application for The Plough pub will no longer be heard on 22 November.

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The Plough pub consultation deadline extended to Monday 19 September

The consultation deadline to comment on proposals for changes to The Plough pub has been extended to Monday 19 September. After the pub closed in April, Sainsbury’s  announced plans to turn it into a convenience store. This is the second … Continue reading

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The Plough pub consultation deadline extended to Friday 9 September

The consultation deadline to comment on proposals for changes to The Plough pub has been extended to Friday 9 September. After the pub closed in April, Sainsbury’s  announced plans to turn it into a convenience store. The Save the Plough … Continue reading

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Residents campaign to save The Plough pub

Crosspool residents are fighting to save The Plough pub. After the pub closed in April, Sainsbury’s  announced plans to turn it into a convenience store. The Save the Plough group has been coordinating the campaign to keep the building as … Continue reading

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