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BBC Look North Sofa Challenge to pass through Crosspool on Tuesday 20 March

Harry, Amy and Paul from Look North are taking a sofa on tour. They’re visiting 50 locations around Yorkshire over eight days to raise money for Sport Relief. On Tuesday 20 March they’re passing through Crosspool. Spectators are most welcome … Continue reading

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Manchester Road resurfacing: verges will be be re-seeded

Amey have confirmed that any Manchester Road verges that are damaged as part of the Streets Ahead project will be repaired. Spokesperson Claire Tideswell said: “I have been speaking with our site team and they have advised me that when doing … Continue reading

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Disruption to black bin collections on Monday

An update from Sheffield City Council: If your black bin is due for collection on Monday please put it out on Saturday 22 October instead (before 7am). On Monday there is a one-day strike by some staff at our contractor … Continue reading

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Local elections and police and crime commissioner vote in Crosspool this Thursday

Local residents will be voting in the local council elections and for a police and crime commissioner this Thursday. For the local elections Crosspool lies in the Crookes and Crosspool ward,where there are 14 candidates standing for three positions. View … Continue reading

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Temporary Sunday changes to 51 bus service

The 51 bus route will be changed slightly due to resurfacing works for the next three Sundays. On Sundays 22 and 29 November and 6 December from 6am to 5pm the Crosspool-bound 51 bus will travel as normal to to … Continue reading

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Cairns Road: trees to be removed for delayed resurfacing

The resurfacing of Cairns Road for the Streets Ahead project has been delayed until the end of September so that some of the road’s trees can be removed. It was due to take place the week commencing 14 July but … Continue reading

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1850s Crosspool revealed on historic maps

Crosspool as it was 160 years ago has been revealed on a set historic maps. The Sheffield maps were drawn at various dates since 1850 and are available for viewing on the National Library of Scotland website. The 1850 Crosspool … Continue reading

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Local skier Woodsy does Crosspool proud in Sochi

Crosspool’s James Woods skied through the pain to finish fifth in the men’s ski slopestyle final today at the Winter Olympics. Woodsy picked up a hip injury in training which prevented him from competing to his full ability. Despite the … Continue reading

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Crosspool’s James Woods due to compete in Winter Olympics on Thursday

Local freeskier James Woods will compete in Thursday morning’s Freestyle Skiing Men’s Ski Slopestyle event at the Winter Olympics. There was concern on Friday after Woodsy picked up a hip injury and missed training earlier this week, but he is … Continue reading

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Crosspool mum’s greetings cards now on sale in Lounge

A new range of Sheffield-themed cards designed by a local mum have gone in sale in Lounge @ Crosspool cafe. Kate Webster’s Tipsy Towers cards include a design featuring a bottle of Henderson’s Relish having a fight with Lea & … Continue reading

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