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Fire at former Hallam Towers hotel started deliberately

Four fire engines put out a fire on the seventh floor of the derelict Hallam Towers hotel at around 6pm last night. South Yorkshire Fire & Rescue says the fire was started deliberately. In October it was reported that the … Continue reading

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Hallam Towers to be demolished to make way for luxury flats

The derelict Hallam Towers hotel building is to be knocked down to make way for £300,000 apartments and serviced building plots. Read the full story on the Sheffield Telegraph website

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Rivelin Valley Conservation Group scoops environment award

Rivelin Valley Conservation Group collected top prize at the Sheffield Telegraph Environment Awards this week. The organisation is now twenty years old and continues to encourage the effective management of wildlife habitats and to reverse the decline of the nature … Continue reading

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Tapton academy deal could be signed by Monday

A funding deal to transform the status of a Crosspool school into an academy could be signed as early as Monday. Today’s Sheffield Telegraph covers the story on its front page. A meeting for parents only took place on Tuesday … Continue reading

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Mobile library service to be cut in Crosspool

In a bid to save £1.4 million from the budget, Sheffield City Council is to drastically cut back its mobile library service. Currently the mobile library makes weekly visits in Crosspool to Benty Lane and Watt Lane (twice), plus monthly … Continue reading

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Crosspool restaurants to merge

Richard Smith’s Catch seafood cafe at Crosspool is closing as a separate venture and merging with Artisan downstairs. The same menu will be running on both floors, with fish a specialty. The Sheffield Telegraph reports that Artisan was turning people … 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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