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Anston in the Digital Age


The most frustrating thing about editing Anston Parish Council Watch is not trying to keep the pages fresh and up to date, not having to contact people about news from clubs and societies when they should be contacting me to … Continue reading

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Annual Parish Meeting.


At the Annual Parish Meeting on 31st May the councillors who attended-Cllrs. Tarmey, Thornton, Bentley, Graham, Sadler and Tawn came prepared to listen to and discuss any concerns of the residents of Anston- that is the reason for  the APM. … Continue reading

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Making Decisions?


Why does it take APC forever to make decisions? How long should it take to make a decision? Skatepark-Discussed for at least 6/7 years. Crowgate-Discussed for the last 4 years. The Green-Ongoing for the last 2 years. Repair and reinstate … Continue reading

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Council Tax to Increase by 4.99%


Finance bosses will raise council tax by nearly five per cent – and borrow £10 million from reserves – to balance next year’s budget. Rotherham Borough Council is set to increase the levy by 4.99 per cent – just below the five per … Continue reading

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Morals and good behaviour.


I pose a question to the good people of Anston. Is it morally right that the Parish Council continues to pay two local contractors who continually, at meetings, verbally abuse the Chairman, and ignore his instructions to stop disrupting the … Continue reading

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Forward into 2017


For the UK it will be about Brexit: the triggering of Article 50 of the Lisbon Treaty at the end of March to enable the UK to leave the European Union, the response of the EU and the subsequent discussions. … Continue reading

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No Fracking in Anston


At the Anston Parish Council meeting on 9th November councillors rejected an application by INEOS  Upstream Ltd. or its agents to carry out seismic surveys on Charity land. Councillors refused permission because of concerns about the geology of the areas … Continue reading

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