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Remembering 2018


Anston has had three local elections recently.  One election for South Anston ward and  one for North Anston ward. Both these elections were called for by Mr Pearson, the one in South Anston being fully supported by Cllr John Ireland … Continue reading

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Rotherham CSE: Six Men Jailed


Six men have been jailed for sexually exploiting young girls in Rotherham who were gang-raped and abused by them. The men subjected the five girls to “degrading and violent” acts using drink, drugs and the “excitement of friendship” to lure … Continue reading

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A Fateful Ending.


After four long years of mud,blood, sweat and tears in the trenches the Allies forced the German government to sue for peace. With hindsight, the capitulation of Germany seems to have been inevitable: she was surrounded, starved, outnumbered by her … Continue reading

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Bonfire Night


UPDATE: Over 3,000 people attended the bonfire and fireworks display. A fantastic show as always. Thanks to the Clerk and staff  for the preparations and all the volunteers who gave their time to help with crowd control and collections. The … Continue reading

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A New Blog


A new blog about Anston has been created on Facebook by Labour Cllr.Jonathan Ireland-‘Anston Matters’. If you are not a subscriber to Facebook then it’s tough luck I suppose. Among the posts he published was this gem: At last night’s … Continue reading

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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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