Category Archives: Community News

Couldn’t care less parish councillors.


Another black mark against the majority of APC councillors. Wednesday’s Finance and Charity meeting (27th September) had to be cancelled because not enough councillors could be bothered to get of their bums and turn up. Councillor’s Tawn,Thornton,Manship and John Ireland … Continue reading

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Brethren submit 3rd application to build on greenbelt.


A RELIGIOUS group hoping to build a church on green belt land have submitted plans for a third time. Previous applications for a Plymouth Brethren Christian place of worship at Common Lane in North Anston were rejected in 2013 and … Continue reading

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Expensive Whitewash


The summaries of six investigations into the devastating failures of RMBC before,during and after the CSE scandal can be found here: http://www.rotherham.gov.uk/iir. Click the ‘Find out more’ button on each report. £440,000 of our money has been wasted on these … Continue reading

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Fracking Hell!


The barbarians have appeared on the horizon in the lovely village of Woodsetts in the shape of INEOS, the company who want to frack the hell out of South Yorkshire. Gas drillers INEOS have followed up their appalling proposal for … Continue reading

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Absenteeism-v-Attendance


I’m grateful to the compiler of this list which details the attendance record of councillors who attended APC council meetings between Sept.2016 and July 2017. It does not include Charity and Finance meetings.   Cllr.Bentley                13/17  meetings … Continue reading

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Absenteeism


On Wednesday evening-9th August-a Charity and Finance meeting was scheduled for 7pm. Cllrs.Graham,Jepson, Smith and Tarmey sent their apologies and I undestand Cllr.Sadler telephoned Cllr.Thornton earlier in the evening to offer her apologies for non attendance. It is also accepted … Continue reading

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Anti Fracking Meetings.


A copy of a post received by APCW. To all of my friends in South Anston, North Anston, Dinnington and Gildingwells. You may or may not be aware that Woodsetts Village is a proposed site for fracking. They (sic) are … Continue reading

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