Mr Phillip Woodward
33 Allendale Road
S42 6PX

Tel: 01246 469695

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Public Meeting - Operation of New Sports Pavilion

A public meeting is to be held on Thursday 15th November at 6.30pm in the Village Hall on Pear Tree Road to consider the management & operation of the new sports pavilion.

The parish council is looking to set up a voluntary management committee (in the same way that the village hall is now run) to ensure that the village gets the most it can from the new opportunities presented to the community... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 12 Nov 2018 16:04 by Phillip Woodward

Tags: Public Meeting, Activities for Young People, New Pavilion, Sports Clubs, Health & Wellbeing

Fly Tipping Enforcement

Fly Tipping Enforcement

On the 5th September 2018 NEDDC dog warden Stephen Jacques came across fly-tipped waste on Hardstoft Road, Pilsley containing cushions, packaging and other miscellaneous items.

NEDDC Enforcement Officer Anne Young visited the site and retrieved evidence in the waste relating to an individual who was asked to attend a formal interview under caution with council officers. The individual admitted to depositing... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 24 Oct 2018 17:13 by Phillip Woodward

Tags: News, Waste, Fly Tipping


The one hundred large poppies which the Parish Council purchased to fix on lamp posts in the village to mark the centenary of the end of World War One are now in place thanks to local men Jim Walters of Station Road and Perry Dorning of Hardstoft Road who kindly volunteered for the job of putting them up.

Many thanks Jim and Perry.

Posted: Thu, 18 Oct 2018 10:23 by Phillip Woodward

Tags: News, Events


The local Safer Neighbourhood policing team will be holding their next 'Cuppa with a Copper' session at St Mary's Centre on Church Street from 09.30 - 10.30 on Thursday 11th October.

Everyone is welcome to drop in.

Posted: Fri, 05 Oct 2018 11:23 by Phillip Woodward

Tags: News, Police, Neighbourhood Watch


On Saturday 22nd September 2018 a group of metal detectorists descended on Morton Road Recreation Ground. During the course of their activities they dug divots in the play area and on the public footpath which runs through the park, obviously in an attempt to recover objects. Whilst some attempt was made to replace the divots, this has resulted in holes, some of which are quite large and which will... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 03 Oct 2018 14:18 by Phillip Woodward

Tags: News, Village Facilities

Volunteers Sought For Pavilion Management -Can You Help?

Volunteers Sought For Pavilion Management -Can You Help?

Work is now well underway on the construction of the new sports pavilion and attention is now being focused on how it will be operated when it opens early next year.

The Council hopes to establish an association or management committee including a team of volunteers who are committed to giving their time and expertise to organising the running of the pavilion and to seeing it thrive as the sporting... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 28 Sep 2018 14:30 by Phillip Woodward

Tags: News, Sports Clubs, Village Facillities, New Pavilion

Notice of Conclusion of Audit 2017-18

The council's accounts for the financial year 2017-18 have been subject to external audit which has now concluded.

The external auditor, PKF Littlejohn LLP, has raised no areas of concern with the council.

All relevant documentation, including a copy of the Annual Governance and Audit Return (AGAR), remains available for public inspection either via this website or by contacting the Clerk.

Posted: Mon, 24 Sep 2018 11:31 by Phillip Woodward

Tags: Annual Audit, Finance

New Pavilion Gets Underway

New Pavilion Gets Underway

Following several years of preparatory work including public consultation, liaison meetings with architects and planners, negotiations with users, applications to potential grant funding bodies and competitive tendering with contractors the work to construct the new sports pavilion at the Miners Welfare Sports Ground has now finally begun.

The works are being carried out by Poplar Farm Development Ltd,... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 11 Sep 2018 14:17 by Phillip Woodward

Tags: News, Sports Clubs, New Pavilion

Crime Prevention Advice

Recently we have seen a small rise in attempted theft from motor vehicles in the village and one reported theft from a motor vehicle – police believe that there are others that have gone unreported. These issues are currently being investigated by the police and we have been asked to share the attached advice on minimising and preventing auto crime.

Incidents have been reported on Hazel Avenue,... Read More »

Posted: Sun, 09 Sep 2018 10:47 by Phillip Woodward

Tags: Police, Neighbourhood Watch

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