Category Archives: Community News

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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Dog fouling in Anston


Dog fouling in Anston-and elsewhere-is becoming a serious cause for concern. It was reported on Wednesday there have been 14 deposits from large dogs on The Green, and other recent instances of dog poo on the Recreation Ground, in Anston … Continue reading

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Fracking awareness session at Tropical Butterfly House.


The Tropical Butterfly House in North Anston will welcome members of Woodsetts Against Fracking on Thursday, March 1, from noon to 4pm. A spokesman for the campaign group said: “Our local councillor Katherine Wilson will be in attendance to support … Continue reading

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Controversial Anston church plans earmarked for refusal


A RELIGIOUS group’s plan for a church and football centre on green belt land have been recommended for refusal. Previous applications from the Plymouth Brethren Christian for a place of worship on Common Lane, North Anston, were rejected in 2013 … Continue reading

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Kevin Pearson’s Illegal Election Leaflets


News reaches me that Kevin Pearson’s election leaflets are illegal.  (I have also since seen one of his leaflets) He has not included the imprint on his leaflets. An imprint is added to election material to show who is responsible … Continue reading

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Parish Election


The race is on. Polling will take place on 8th February for the vacant seat on Anston Parish Council. There are three candidates for the South Anston ward: Rosie Robins-Independent Steven Smith -Lib-Dem Kevin Pearson-Independent Party politics has no place … Continue reading

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