Category Archives: Community News

Sir Kev and Fracking


Much ado about nothing UPDATE: Kevin Barron generally voted against greater regulation of hydraulic fracturing (fracking) to extract shale gas. On 26 Jan 2015: Kevin Barron abstained on a vote on Infrastructure Bill — New Clause 1 — Environmental Permits … Continue reading

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Parish Community Bonfire


What a stunning evening! Approximately 2000 people turned up to the Bonfire Night celebration on the Parish Recreation Ground on Friday 3rd November. With food and drink, children’s ride and a spectacular fireworks display this was the best Bonfire Night … Continue reading

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Fracking-Episode 3


      UPDATE Number 2. More interesting reading concerning INEOS and Woodsetts Against Fracking: https://drillordrop.com/2017/10/25/woodsett-villagers-to-send-ineos-protest-photo-to-downing-street/   UPDATE: There will be drop in sessions at Woodsetts Parish Hall on 4th November 10:30 -14:30 and 6th November 1230 – 20:00. These … Continue reading

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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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