Category Archives: Community News

Rumour-vs-Reality


Wednesday evening’s (9th  May) parish council meeting was well attended. Unfortunately most of the people present had been lured into attending on the basis of false and erroneous  information: That APC are going to sell Rackford Meadows. How and why … Continue reading

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Annual Parish Meeting


The Annual Parish Meeting will be held tonight at 7pm in the parish hall. This is not a council meeting. Everyone who attends does so as a resident and that includes councillors.

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Village Idiot Strikes Again


What should we make of this? One of our village idiots has stuck a sign on the gate to Rackford Meadows telling people that the parish council is selling Rackford Meadows. Seriously? I’ve read the minutes from all APC meetings … Continue reading

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Fleecing the Public


Labour RMBC councillor Katherine Wilson who was elected in 2016 to represent the people of Anston and Woodsetts has attended only one of nine council meetings since October last year and been paid £5,735 in basic allowance. So much for … Continue reading

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Anti Fracking meeting.


Woodsetts Against Fracking are holding a public meeting in the Lyric Hall Dinnington on 16th April at 7pm. This follows on from the meeting at Anston Parish Hall on 28th March which was attended by about 40 concerned residents. If … Continue reading

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Recycle and Re-use


I made several trips to the North Anston Recycling Centre yesterday (Monday 26th March) to get rid of  general rubbish-odd pieces of timber and part used cans of paint-I had accumulated in my garage. What surprised me during my visits … Continue reading

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INEOS refused approval to drill in Woodsetts.


At a Planning Board meeting today RMBC refused to approve plans by INEOS to undertake exploratory drilling in Woodsetts. Members of the Woodsetts Against Fracking group spoke  eloquently when presenting their reasons why INEOS’s application should be refused and Borough … Continue reading

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