Monthly Archives: June 2015

Anston Dumped on-Again.


UPDATE*                                                                                                                                         Tesco have renewed their application to build a mini market attached to the Cutler pub. This proposal was rejected by APC last year and Tesco decided not to go ahead because of their perilous financial situation at that time.                                                                             … Continue reading

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An Uphill Task


Just for a change let’s look at what is going on with ‘Big Brother’ aka Rotherham Metropolitan Borough Council.  The Council which collects your council tax and often overides local parish and town council’s recommendations in planning matters.             RMBC is … Continue reading

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Facing Stark Reality.


Parish councils monitor street lighting, they can provide allotments and look after play areas and village greens. They have a hand in communications by maintaining or guarding such things as rights of way, bus shelters and public seats.                                                 Parish councils … Continue reading

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All Quiet on the Anston Front.


After a decade or more of fierce verbal battles, loud noises and threats from Labour councilors and undemocratic parish meetings the forces of the Independents aided by the will of the residents achieved victory when Labour councillors surrendered and ran … Continue reading

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How a proper Parish Council works.


Village life is a wonderful thing, something to be appreciated and preserved. Anston Parish Council is committed to preserving the heritage of our village and preparing it for the future. For the residents of Anston and visitors alike, Anston Parish … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday to Us!


Just a year ago Anston Parish Council Watch was launched to expose the ineptitude, procedural irregularities, bullying and financial incompetence of Labour councillors who treated APC as their private club and fiefdom.                                                                   Throughout the last 12 months APCW has maintained … Continue reading

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Wild and Silly Rumours.


A recent letter to ‘Your Mag’ -which is distributed in Anston and Kiveton – is innaccurate in so many ways.  It was signed by “K.Fletcher” and the editor of the Mag – Debbie Singh Bhatt -published it without checking whether … Continue reading

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