Author Archives: Watchman

Armed Robbery in Dinnington


NEWSFLASH @6:00pm 14th October. South Anston Post Office and shop was robbed earlier today by four masked men. It is understood one man has been arrested and the Police Helicopter, Armed Police and Officers with sniffer dogs are hunting for … Continue reading

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Newsflash


Tesco Supermarket Dinnington was targeted by ‘Ram Raiders’ in the early hours of Sunday morning. The Main entrance to the store was badly damaged and the supermarket will stay closed until further notice however the petrol station remains open as … Continue reading

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Bad Penny turns up-Again


Shilo Rotherham is a charity that supports homeless people. http://www.shilohrotherham.org.uk/ An organisation that provides help and support for vulnerable people has for some inexplicable reasons elected part-time ex Anston Parish councillor  and disgraced RMBC ex-councillor Judy Dalton as Chair of … Continue reading

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APC Councillor Resigns


I understand Councillor Christine Sadler has resigned from  Anston Parish Council. No doubt she has her own reasons for resigning and as far as I know she has not yet made these known. Cllr.Sadler was a vocal critic of the … Continue reading

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8th -11th August 1918


Battle of Amiens. This combined air, artillery, infantry and tank offensive was prepared in utmost secrecy, with the aim of driving the German forces away from an area with vital railway links. Ludendorff famously described 8 August, the first day … Continue reading

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Labour Councillors Abandon Residents


I understand there was a site meeting today in Pennypiece Lane including the members of RMBC Planning Committee, four Anston Parish councillors and approximately twelve local residents who met to discuss the proposals to build 28 new 4 & 5 … Continue reading

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Parish Election Results.


Results for the vacant seat-North Anston ward-on Anston  Parish Council. Bev Thornley.             Lib-Dem   327  (34.713%) Marie Wilkinson. Independent  319  (33.864%) Kevin Pearson.     Independent  296  (31.422%) Total votes  942.  Spoiled ballots  3. Marie Wilkinson did extremely well to lose by … Continue reading

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