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Chris encourages people to enter TV, radio star and stroke survivor Chris Tarrant is urging people in Yorkshire and the Humber to enter the Stroke Association’s Life After Stroke Awards. Chris survived a stroke in 2014 while travelling back from Thailand. He is lending his support for the awards by joining the judging panel for the event. Chris said: “I never thought a stroke could happen to me, I feel unbelievably fortunate to have made a good recovery. Stroke can be devastating but thanks to the Stroke Association there have been developments in treatment and post-stroke support that mean many more people now make better recoveries. Survivors can go on to live full, sometimes extraordinary, lives. “I am delighted to be a judge for the Life After Stroke Awards. These awards have so much
heart, they really celebrate guts, dedication and spirit. Many people recovering from stroke, and the people who support them, are unsung heroes and deserve this chance to shine.” The awards recognise the courage and determination of survivors as they recover after stroke and celebrate the support and given by carers, volunteers and professionals. Nominations for the 2016 Life After Stroke Awards are now open. If you know an inspiring stroke survivor, or person who supports stroke survivors, nominate them for an award today. The Life After Stroke Awards are sponsored by the Toni and Guy Charitable Foundation and Next PLC. The closing date for nominations is April 30. Award winners attend a star-studded ceremony at London’s Dorchester Hotel on November 16. Find out more, visit www.stroke.org.uk/lasa
Are you a colourful character? CALLING over 60s from Yorkshire, are you living life to the full, redefining retirement and doing anything but acting your age? If so, you could be the North East’s most colourful character. McCarthy and Stone, the UK’s leading retirement housebuilder, is launching a competition to find and recognise colourful characters — people aged 60+ who believe age is just a number and are determined to make the most of life in retirement with no intention of slowing down. Maybe you still have the
same get-up-and-go as a person half your age? Remain active by taking a regular exercise class or going for a daily jog, are a bit of daredevil and enjoy something more high adrenalin or just have an unusual interest or hobby? Whatever the reason, McCarthy and Stone would love to hear why you think you are a colourful character. The closing date for entries is May 6. One colourful character will be selected from each region by a panel of judges, including TV personality Arlene
Phillips, and will receive a £100 Red Letter Day voucher. Regional winners will then go head-to-head with each other in a public vote on Facebook to find the National Colourful Character for 2016. As well as carrying the title the overall winner will also receive a trip of a lifetime courtesy of Saga Holidays. It’s easy to enter, you can do this online at mccarthyandstone.co.uk Regional finalists will go head to head in June and the national winner will be selected in August.
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Get ready for spring with lots of fresh, new styles of distinctive furniture from Snell and Robins SNELL and Robins are ready for spring with lots of fresh, new styles to update your home. Known for its distinctive furniture and design-led home accessories, the Doncaster Road showroom sells homeware of only the finest quality. Now you don't have to travel to Leeds or Sheffield for top quality pieces, you can find beautiful dining, living and bedroom furniture or home accessories right here in the heart of Barnsley. These exquisite pieces will unquestionably last you a life time with the majority of items being exclusive to the store.
At Snell and Robins' it's all about quality, managing director Clive Watkinson said: "We will only put our name to it if we're sure
it's premium quality. We've even refused to stock some of the big furniture names because they're not up to our standards. If I wouldn't have it in my home, then I won't have it in the store." An excellent range of unique home accessories can be found in store, including soft furnishings, clocks, lamps, ornaments, vases and other accessories, helping bring your own personality to your home. If you want to add a bit of colour into your home ahead of spring and summer then Snell and Robins have you covered, with brightly coloured Moroccan glass bottles, floral arrangements or you could choose one of their vintage-inspired scooters convertible cars and VW camper vans. You'll also find a large range of practical products and giftware bottle openers, wine kits, cheese knives, letter and key holders. Clive has recently imported an incredibly unique collection from Germany which you are guaranteed to not find
anywhere else in Barnsley. The collection consists of beautifully designed candle holders, some coming in musical note and violin shapes. There is also a couple of glass pieces, which are beautifully designed in interesting shapes and colours to make a striking addition to any home. At Snell and Robins, you are guaranteed to find something that none of your friends have in their homes, Clive said: "We don't like to follow trends here because they come
and they go. "We like to go for things that are timeless and classy, not something that you're going to throw away next year because you want to jump onto the next trend." Those looking for everyday items are well catered for too with a large range of exceptional dining room and living room furniture. Snell and Robins is well known for its fine oak furniture coming in dining room, bedroom and living room designs. But the store has also recently acquired some new ranges, including a new bedroom range which comes in 15 different colours. Their big new colour for the coming months, is dark grey which can be found on their living and
dining collections and with alternate colours such a creams, greens, browns and blues also available. New in this season is a reclaimed wood range, which is all FSC (Forest Stewardship Council) approved. The beautifully designed, reclaimed dining table should not be mistaken for and old vintage piece, as this has been taken from old wood and stripped down to create something entirely new. You will also find a variety of bar stools and drinks displays, drift wood tables, aviator chairs, industrial-style sideboards and vintage-look travel trunks which also double as coffee tables. Attention to detail is key for Clive, not just in his products but in all other aspects, and he ensures that all his customers get the finest advice and service when selecting something from the store. "We have people coming back time and time again, which really speaks for itself." From the handles and hinges used for the doors to the dovetailed drawers and quality of the wood, customers can be assured each piece of furniture has
been selected for its superior characteristics. Those looking for a special gift are sure to find the ideal present at Snell and Robins. Visitors can browse a wide range of scented candles, cushions, Fairtrade items, photo frames, bath treats and more, which are sure to delight loved-ones. This ethos is also carried through to the delivery of larger items. The Snell and Robins team personally deliver each piece of furniture to make sure it reaches customers in pristine condition. This service comes free of charge, and they will put the items where you want and even take the packaging away with them. To see what Snell and Robins has to offer for yourself, visit the
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THE country’s biggest meningitis charity is looking for outdoor enthusiasts to join it on a challenging trek to conquer eight Lake District peaks in two days of walking. Meningitis Now’s Lake District Challenge takes on the eight peaks in the national park that rise above 3,000 feet, including Scafell Pike, the highest mountain in England. “This is not a challenge for the fainthearted and will push walkers to their limits,” said Lydia Reed, event organiser at Meningitis Now.
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BE SAFE: It is important to teach children about being safe online from an early age.
NECESSARY steps need to be taken to protect children when they are online. Nowadays kids start using the internet at a very young age, but many are not yet equipped to understand the dangers of revealing too much information online. A recent study revealed that of one million people who were victims of online crime, 20 per cent of them said it was their children who had downloaded a virus or malicious software to the parents’ or family computer. Another danger is targeted attacks on children by cyberthieves, who pry on young people because their identities can easily be manipulated. Criminals, for example can combine a child’s national insurance number with a fake date of birth and address to open bank accounts, get credit cars or loans. Here are some tips and tricks parents can implement at home to teach children about internet privacy and safety: ● Lay out some ground rules. You can start by telling
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● Explain the dangers of free public wi-fi. ● Install a VPN. For ultimate protection install a VPN service on the device they use to encrypt their online communication data. VPN, or a Virtual Private Network, creates a connection tunnel that automatically encrypts all the date coming in and out of your device, and effectively protects anyone using the internet. ● Warn them of game scams. ● The internet is as social as ever with new chat rooms and forums uniting different interest groups are popping up every day. As kids are eager to discuss their interests with peers, it is important to speak to them about sharing one’s private information. ● Email deals are fake and if your kids receive an email about a great offer like a free cell phone or concert tickets, it’s a trick designed to get one to give up personal information.
Research into Parkinson’s disease TWO fifths of people with Parkinson’s in the Yorkshire have felt the need to hide their symptoms or lie about having the condition. The research, released by Parkinson’s UK, has revealed an alarming level of fear around sharing a diagnosis of Parkinson’s, cutting people off from vital support available at a time when many report struggling emotionally to come to terms with their condition. Nationally, those who did feel the need to hide their symptoms reported not wanting people to feel awkward or embarrassed around them, feeling they would be judged, or not feeling like the symptoms were socially acceptable.
There are 127,000 people with Parkinson’s with the UK with an estimated 11,000 affected in Yorkshire. The findings come as almost three in ten people who have told friends, family or colleagues about having Parkinson’s in Yorkshire felt that telling people for the first time they had the condition was like ‘coming out’. The charity is concerned by the findings, which reveal a worrying level of emotional repercussions for people diagnosed with Parkinson’s. Nearly two fifths of those surveyed in Yorkshire experienced negative emotions in the year following their diagnosis, with the news having the hardest
emotional impact on younger people with Parkinson’s. Many people reported feeling ‘like their world had ended’, ‘like they were grieving’ or ‘like they didn’t know who to turn to’. Positively, people who have shared their diagnosis with their immediate family in Yorkshire reported feeling ‘able to accept they had Parkinson’s’, while over a quarter reported feeling relieved, and 16 per cent say they felt glad they didn’t have to hide their symptoms anymore. Steve Ford, chief executive at Parkinson’s UK said: “No-one should feel alone in dealing with a diagnosis of Parkinson’s. “Too many people are struggling with their diagnosis alone because of fear of what people might think, say or do. “It’s worrying that many people with Parkinson’s, for a wide range of reasons, are not able to access the help they need — and it’s having a devastating impact on their emotional health. “We are determined that each and every person with Parkinson’s is aware of the support available so they can feel equipped to have these difficult conversations. “We know that the right support, whether through family, friends or Parkinson’s UK, is vital for those with the condition, to help them come to terms with their diagnosis and know that they’re not alone. “We are here to help people find the support they need, when they need it.”
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Yorkshire is the UK’s most polite county — survey YORKSHIRE is the UK’s most polite county, tea is the favourite British beverage and Prince Harry is the butler of choice according to a survey by Pride of Britain. Ahead of the Queen’s 90th birthday celebrations this summer, Pride of Britain Hotels has researched what it means to be British in 2016 — from Britain’s most popular figure heads and celebrities to the most polite county and the nation’s favourite sayings. As expected, the Queen is the public figure who best represents Britishness, with 38 per cent of the vote, followed by Hugh Grant, Stephen Fry, Kate Middleton, Dame Judi Dench, Kate Winslet and Sir Anthony Hopkins. Where politicians are concerned, 13 per cent of Scots believe David Cameron best represents Britishness, as opposed to the East of England where nine per cent believed it was Boris Johnson. More than a third of those surveyed thought that politeness best defined Britishness, followed closely by stiff upper lip, sarcasm and good hospitality. More than a quarter of 55 and overs felt Brits were defined as resilient as opposed to just ten per cent of 25 to 34year-olds. In terms of the politest part of the UK, Yorkshire came out top, followed by Devon, Lancashire, Surrey and Kent. The nation’s love of the British cuppa remains strong, with 42 per cent of Brits preferring tea to any other British drink.
Nearly a fifth of Londoners named cider as their favourite British beverage compared to 14 per cent of the population as a whole. When asked which Royals the nation would most like to serve them for a day, Prince Harry was the clear favourite, winning 26 per cent of the vote. This compared to Prince William, nominated by ten per cent of the population, and Kate Middleton who proved more popular than her husband with 15 per cent of the vote. On to the nation’s favourite sayings, with top billing given to ‘keep calm and carry on’ with 26 per cent of the vote, followed by ‘awful weather’ and ‘jolly good’. Almost a third of those over 55 preferred the phrase ‘mustn’t grumble’ and just over a fifth of respondents in the North East is ‘alright pet’, and 15 per cent of 16 to 24-year-olds like to say ‘old chap’. The British public were also asked what they would like to give the Queen as a present for her 90th birthday and corgis, family photographs and flowers all proved to be popular options. Some more unusual suggestions included a ‘Keep Calm I’m The Queen’ t-shirt, a Segway for the long corridors of Buckingham Palace, a homemade dish of Lancashire hotpot and a much deserved day off.
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A STREAKY tan is deemed the worst beauty sin for women in Yorkshire. New research has revealed that 63 per cent of people believe that a streaky tan is the worst beauty mistake you can make, followed closely by lipstick on your teeth and mascara panda eyes. On the opposite end of the spectrum, women reported good hair as being the most important thing to make a good first impression, with flawless skin and beautifully
applied eye makeup in second and third place. It was also revealed in the research by SensatioNail that we are a nation of beauty hoarders. More than three quarters of women have old cosmetics at home that they never use. The top reasons being they never throw anything away, items go out of fashion and products didn’t live up to their promise. Yorkshire women estimate their makeup bags are worth
an impressive £111. But we also have at least £70 worth of beauty products we never use and we would like to buy more. More than four in ten of Yorkshire women say they would get more massages and pedicures if they had more time or money, just ahead of facials. We are more efficient with how we spend our time though as most women get ready for a big night out within an hour. Some have more time to dedicate to beautifying
and spend up to two hours. Women affirmed a polished look makes an impression in the workplace and even on their emotions. Almost a quarter of women said they paint their nails to give them a more polished and professional look and a further said they painted their nails to feel more confident. When asked about the greatest beauty development of the last decade, gel nails came out on top, followed by waterproof mascara and teeth whitening.
‘We keep quiet about our own problems’ THE Samaritans have revealed that while most of us like to think we’re good listeners, we keep quiet about our own problems, with nearly two-thirds of people in Yorkshire believing they’re good listeners, but less than a fifth feel they can talk when something is on their mind. The figures come as Samaritans launches its ‘We Listen’ campaign, supported by Network Rail and the wider rail industry. The message is that while it’s easy to hide your feelings, when someone really listens, which is what Samaritans volunteers do, you’re more likely to open up and start working through your problems. The message from Samaritans is, ‘we don’t just hear you, we listen’, reassuring callers that dedicated listeners are interested in the real problems they are grappling with. Samaritans CEO Ruth Sutherland said: “Life’s pressures can build, without you even realising, it’s all too easy to turn away, ignore how you’re feeling, and put on a brave face. “But you don’t have to do that with Samaritans, our volunteers make time for you and really listen to you, because simply being listened to can help you put into words what’s really going on in your life and help you find a way through.” Network Rail has been working with Samaritans to raise awareness of the charity’s emotional support services since 2010, along with Britain’s train operating companies and British Transport Police. As well as funding advertising campaigns, the partnership has seen more than 11,500 rail staff trained in listening and confidence skills, enabling them to identify people at risk and help them. In the past year, railway staff may have prevented more than 450 people from harming themselves on the rail network. The awareness raising campaign will be promoted heavily online and across social media, with people invited to explore and share a short film showing the difference between hearing and listening. You can call Samaritans for free any time from any phone on 116 123 (you don’t even need credit and this number won’t show up on your phone bill), email firstname.lastname@example.org, or visit samaritans.org to find details of your nearest branch. Get on board with our #WeListen campaign by following Samaritans on Twitter @samaritans or Facebook www.facebook.com/samaritanscharity.
STRAY of the WEEK THIS week’s Stray of the Week is Perdita from Royston Animal Welfare. Perdita is a longer legged terrier type of around fouryears-old who came into the care of RAW with two other dogs, Bob and Vinnie. Janette Ball, from RAW, said: “Perdita is a dog whose tail is always wagging, she is a really friendly girl and loved the attention in the vets. “You will not need 101 reasons to adopt this loveable girl.” For information or to offer Perdita a home, leave a message and phone number on 298271, or email dogs@roystoneanimalwelfar e.org
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More kids wearing second hand clothes MORE children are wearing hand me down clothes now than a generation ago according to a new survey. Almost half hand down all the children’s clothing that is a suitable condition to younger children or friends and 67 per cent of parents say they accept second hand clothes for their kids. This compares with just 50 per cent of parents who say they wore second hand clothes themselves when they were children. The survey suggests that it isn’t only modern day thriftiness that is driving hand me down behaviour, the rise of the ‘eBay generation’ is also having an effect, with 39 per cent of parents in the north admitting to buying children’s clothes second hand and 40 per cent saying they have sold clothes, either online or at a table top sale. Despite the buoyant market for second hand clothing, northern parents still aren’t that good at caring for their clothes. Only a quarter use a stain remover in their wash regularly, compared with a massive 68 per cent who use a fabric conditioner, scoring softness over cleanliness. This may explain why stains mean that over a quarter of parents living in the north of England throw away more than ten items of clothing per child in their first five years of life and 35 per cent throw away a white school shirt at least every six months. A surprising 39 per cent admit to letting their kids go to school, or out for an activity, in stained clothing.
York Dungeon will be more thrilling than ever BIGGER, bolder and more thrilling than ever, The York Dungeon will be re-opening on May 13. Visitors will once again be able to experience the horrible history and frighteningly funny thrills. Those who passed through Parliament Street on April 14 will have spotted a mighty band of ferocious Vikings with their longboat run aground as the flood waters dispersed. Their next stop? The York Dungeon where a new interactive show, the Vengeance of the Vikings, will be unveiled.
Andrew Turner, operations manager at The York Dungeon said: “Bearded, bold and fearless, the Vikings were masters of weaponwielding and famed for their ruthlessness in battle. Our visitors will be able to journey through the revamped Dungeon and will find themselves in the heart of the Viking defences in the middle of a battle, before they experience a very close encounter with Snore Short Sword, Viking soldier and master weapon maker. “They’ll learn all about the torturous techniques employed by
this ruthless race, which was famed for its magnificent stature. Whipping, viper pits and the infamous blood eagling that was enforced on sneaky Saxon invaders, just make up part of what lies in store.” Kate McMullen, head of tourism at Make It York, said: “We’re delighted The York Dungeon is back. “As one of the city’s most popular visitor attractions it has been greatly missed. “The Vikings hold a fascination with visitors from all over the
world, so this new exhibition is sure to be an asset and adds another new reason to visit York in 2016.” The York Dungeon has had a complete overhaul after the flooding from December and it will take you back to the past’s most horrible bits. See, hear, smell and feel the city’s darkest hidden stories as they come to life before your eyes as frighteningly funny characters transport you through time. Tickets avaliable online from visit thedungeons.com/york
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THE Woodward family, owners of Woodward Carpets, have been providing excellent, reliable service to people in Barnsley for almost 17 years. Their busy shop on Barnsley Road at Dodworth stocks what store manager Greg Woodwards describes as “top quality at a good price.” With a range of carpets, vinyl and Karndean flooring on offer, customers will find everything from traditional to modern styles, as well as unusual wood, stone and ceramic designs. A family firm in the traditional sense of the word, the business is run by two generations of the Woodward family. Greg said: “If you visit the shop you will no doubt come across either me, my mum or my dad. My mum works in the showroom, I go out to measure up and my dad still fits carpets along with the two lads we employ - well, I say lads, one of them has been with us for 14 years. “That’s the main thing that keeps people coming back, it’s a good old-fashioned, honest
ALMOST half of over 50s say their home is in need of repairs and some have to borrow money to pay for it, according to research. Up to 45 per cent say their home needs work but one in five over 50s cannot afford to pay for it to be done, a study by The Saga Equity Release Advice Service has revealed. Some people say they will try to fix problems themselves to save money. The study estimates that 66,000 over 50s will take out a loan to pay for central heating repairs and 75,000 will borrow money to repair a leaking roof. Around 120,000 people aged 50 to 59 say they will use their pension to fund repairs to their homes which could reduce their retirement fund. Gutters and roofs most commonly need repairing, but some homes have heating, electrical and plumbing problems which need attention. Alex Edmans, head of retirement at Saga Personal Finance, said: “They say home is where the heart is but it’s not where the heat is if the roof is leaking or the window frames rattle in the wind.”
family business. I’d say that 75 per cent of our business is repeat custom, either from the same people or the children of people that we fitted carpets for years ago.” Woodward Carpets are experts in both domestic and commercial flooring jobs, and will tackle anything from small rooms right up to commercial properties including hotels, shops and offices. Greg said he and the Woodward’s team aim to fit your perfect floor that
will last for years. To make sure they understand your requirements, they offer home visits where they talk through styles before designing your ideal look. With over 25 year’s experience in the flooring trade prior to opening the Dodworth shop in 1999, Greg is confident that Woodward Carpets have the specialist knowledge, eye for design and excellent after-sales service to ensure 100 per cent customer satisfaction. “We can offer an
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Telephone Barnsley 697983 www.southyorkshireturfsupplies.co.uk MONEY BACK GUARANTEE
Lawn Turf Centre • Turf from £1.60 • Rotivating/laying • Rotivator hire • Topsoil: Bags/loose • Bark Mulch available
tel: 01226 370655 mob: 07778 458251
DON VALLEY TURF YORKSHIRE’S LEADING TURF SUPPLIES
Top quality seeded, weed free lawn turf at trade prices. Cut out the middleman, buy direct. £1.70 per sq. metre
01226 698369 www.donvalleyturf.co.uk
TITAN DRIVE AND PATIO CLEANING Cleaning, Re-Sanding and Sealing (optional) For free quote:
PRIDE Landscapes, Barnsley, quality block/ paving, decking, feature brickwork, fencing. No payment until 100% satisfactory completion, free advice and design. Call Chris – Tel. 07547 401846
Stan Plus Stan Two Photographers 36 Shambles Street, Barnsley S70 2SH Tel: 01226 281915
GARDENER looking for work. Grass cutting, hedge cutting, garden maintenance, garden tidy up, OAP discounts. Your local gardener for 20 years – Tel. 07437 602865
GARDENER looking for work, Spring tidy ups, general garden maintenance, driveways, patios and paths jet washed – Tel. 07414 639746 or 01226 219820
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4 SEASONS LANDSCAPING Driveways, patios, brickwork, excavation, decking, fencing, turfing.
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TREE Surgeon / Certified Arborist. M.Sc. qualified. Hedge, tree pruning, removal. Insured – Tel. Richard 07737 796892 or 01226 212885 (after 6pm) www.tree–canopy–climb.co.uk TREE-LAND Tree Services. Felling, pruning, topping, hedges trimmed. Qualified tree surgeon. Fully insured, free quotes - Tel. 01226 201734
www.hoylanddismantling.co.uk Delivery service available All major credit cards accepted
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Paving & Landscaping
T&D Gardening Services. Hedges and shrubs trimmed and tidied inc. removal of all unwanted green waste – Tel. 07565 901150 or 01226 752557 SHEDS, ex–display and seconds up to half price, from £295. Metro Garden Buildings, Barugh Green – Tel. 01226 387868 SPRING tidy, reclaim that weed bed, mulch. Local experienced gardener – Tel. 07704 211092 (Philip)
Tel. 01226 734666
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For all your landscaping needs Low maintenance gardens • Patios • Pointing • Walls Built
Block paving, concreting, flagging
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windows, doors and conservatories DOUBLE GLAZING REPAIRS ANY & ALL PROBLEMS RESOLVED Misted units, locks and handles, sticking doors. NO CALL OUT CHARGES NO SILLY PRICES & COSTS OAP RATES AVAILABLE
Tel: 01226 321500 or 07889 037547
Manufacturer of Double and Triple Glazed Units
Save £’s on your heating bill
Call 01709 548101 or 07943 948796 WELL rotted farmyard manure. 10 bags £20, 20 bags £35. Topsoil, 10 bags £20, 20 bags £35. Wood chippings, 10 bags £20, 20 bags £35. All bags emptied. Delivered free – Tel. 01226 713420
Valid: Every day Expires: 30th April 2016
• Fencing panels manufactured and supplied • New timber • Decking • Oak beams and mantles, pine and oak flooring • New & reclaimed railway sleepers from £10.00 inc VAT each • Stone and architectural products • Natural stone and slate paving Tinker Lane Foot, Hoyland Common, Barnsley S74 0PR
Superb girl fronted live party band on stage at 2 p.m.
Wentworth Castle Gardens
Dismantling Co. BUY YOUR FENCING AT RETAIL PRICE AND HAVE IT ERECTED AT COST
Saturday 7th May
In The Lounge with Lance
Home: 01709 894903 Mobile: 07899 987222
Saturday 30th April
Notice to Members and Associates
Friday 29th April
All types of wood and concrete fencing supplied and fitted. 10 years experience.
All aspects of landscaping
BARNSLEY TRADES CLUB RACECOMMON ROAD
Saturday 7th May
Saturday 30th April
Patios and Drives laid with Beautiful Hard Wearing Indian Stone Find us on
Back by Popular Demand Sunday 1st May
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Stunning Maintenance Free Gardens & Water Features
There will be around 90 stalls, fabulous local crafters selling a wide range of: HOMEWARE, JEWELLERY, COUNTRY CRAFTS, GIFTS, ARTWORK, CARDS, CUPCAKES, BABYWEAR, FOOD and so much more. Entry is FREE so come along to this fantastic event
Gawber Road WMC
Ultimate Garden IDM Fencing Established over 30 years
Bank Holiday Monday 2nd May 10.00am to 4.00pm
Star Vocal ( Ex-Drifters)
Change to Energy Efficient Windows.
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Frames can stay the same, keeping your home warmer and quieter. We do all types of repairs.
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10 Barnsley Independent
Wednesday 27 April 2016
SELECTION OF SUITES
BARNSLEY CHAIR CENTRE
SALE NOW ON “We believe we have the lowest prices in town”
Nina 3+1 leather ....................£199 2+1+1 Blue................£25 2+1+1 Pink ................£25 3+1 Beige ..........£199 2+1 Brown ........£199 Snuggle Sofa ................£299 3+1+1 Regency....£299
Call in for your FREE design and no obligation quotation
LEATHER 2 seater Cream ..........£25 3+1+1 Brown............£99 3+2 Tan..................£99 Chesterfield 2 Seater £199 Queen Anne Chair ....£179
See these and more in our First Floor Showroom
TELEPHONE BARNSLEY 245130
GROUND FLOOR SHOWROOM
Power assisted rise and recline chairs, manual recliners, high seat chairs and adjustable beds. FREE WE ARE FREE EASY immediate HERE PARKING FARRAR STREET delivery M1
STEED 2 seater sofa, one easy chair, gold. 15 months old. £450 ono – Tel. 01709 581714
LOCAL FAMILY FIRM
SINGLE divans from £75, doubles from £139 with 10” deep mattress. Good quality pocket sprung mattress from £159. Wardrobes from £99 ready built. Pine and metal beds from £55. Discount Bed Warehouse, Wakefield Road – Tel. 01226 289335
Visit our showroom at: 424 Carlton Road, Carlton, Barnsley S71 3HX • 01226 711611
FULLY FITTED KITCHENS Specialists in
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CHOOSE FROM THE COMFORT OF YOUR OWN HOME. Whatever your budget or requirements. SPECIALISTS IN GRANITE AND SOLID WOOD WORKSURFACES.
FULL PROJECT MANAGEMENT! CALL FOR DETAILS (No advertisers please)
07872 942163 (Richard) 01226 286910 (Eves & Fax) 07872 942162 (Gary)
PREMIUM KITCHENS, AFFORDABLE
• Huge selection of fully fitted kitchens • Kitchen runs to suit any budget • We supply everything for your kitchen – including the kitchen sink Call us TODAY! on 07932 163129 or 01226 732821 HOYLAND ROAD, HOYLAND COMMON
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01226 734666 watches, clocks and jewellery JEWELLERY repairs. A complete service e.g. ring resizing from £12. Rhodium plating £15. Kingston Jewellers, 23 The Arcade – Tel. Barnsley 770878
Mon. to Fri. 9am-5pm Saturday 10am - 4pm
P. HODSON • 30A FARRAR ST., BARNSLEY. Tel: 204809
RSPCA Barnsley has a variety of cats and kittens needing good homes. Adoption fee includes vaccinations, microchip, neutering – Tel. 07823 550886 www.rspca–barnsley.org.uk ABANDONED and stray dogs and puppies in need of permanent, loving homes. Adoption fee payable. Cliffe Kennels - Tel. Barnsley 762391 www.cliffekennels.co.uk
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01226 730622 • 201092
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www.universalappliances.org 7 Warren Quarry Lane, S70 4NF
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SHOWROOM quality kitchens supplied and fitted from the B&Q range at a much more competitive price - Tel. Richard 07908 143980
PUB HOSP. DARNS FISH SHOP
(Terms and Conditions apply)
Also available: Plastering • Building work • Tiling • Flooring • Gas work • Electrical work
KIRBYʼS.YOUR one stop kitchen shop. Kitchens, bathrooms and bedrooms to suit every budget. Design, supply and installation. Showroom at Barnsley Road, Wombwell. Phone now for a free quotation. Sale now on – Tel. 01226 750320
Free disposal of your old chair
PETROL WHARNCLIFFE ST.
1 vertical for £38 WX600
SAMSUNG Galaxy Tab E. Still sealed in box, genuine reason for sale. £120 – Tel. 07717 664447
• We specialise in all aspects of blinds at manufacturers prices • Conservatory specialists • FREE survey • FREE fitting Telephone: Hoyland
KIRBYʼS. Your one stop kitchen shop. Kitchens, bathrooms and bedrooms to suit every budget. Design, supply and installation. Showroom at Barnsley Road, Wombwell. Phone now for a free quotation. Sale now on – Tel. 01226 750320
TERRY’S FULL OR PART HOUSE CLEARANCE SPECIALIST SHOP: 33 Hough Lane • Wombwell
For All Types of Blinds
Up to 6ft Any Drop
Blinds • • • •
Verticals Rollers Woodweave Venetians
• • • •
Pleated Woodslat Conservatory Velux
Telephone SHOP 01226 756223 or 07985 423798
FULL OR PART HOUSE/ BUSINESS CLEARANCES
Same Day Service Bereavements handled sensitively • Spot cash paid All items/bric-a-brac, collectables and books. Model railways, coin collections, medals and football programmes wanted, pre 1970.
TEL. BARNSLEY 270384 or 07922 697151 To advertise telephone
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Romans Curtains Shutters Perfect Fit
Your local window covering specialists
For a free home visit and quote call FREEPHONE
New Showroom now open at Unit 13 Claycliffe Business Park, Barugh Green, Barnsley S75 1JU – Telephone 01226 381701 Open: Monday–Friday 9am to 5pm – Saturday 10am to 2pm
12 MONTHS GUARANTEE FREE MEASURING & FITTING NO GIMMICKS
BLINDS 3 VERTICAL £89 inc White, Cream & Beige BLINDS: 3 ROLLER Choice of 12 colours £119 BLINDS 3 ROMAN £195 Choice of 12 colours
TEL: 01226 50 09 06
SAME DAY SERVICE – ESTABLISHED 27 YEARS
Spot cash paid for all household goods. Bereavement handled sensitively.
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tours and travel
from 28th May to end Sept.
DOOR TO DOOR SERVICE SATURDAY - SATURDAY from £38 PER PERSON # All UK airports # 8, 14 & 16 seater mini buses 24 HOUR SERVICE # Airports # Locals # Coastals
you can either call 01226 734666 or email toursandtravel @barnsley-chronicle.co.uk
TRAVEL CENTRE (Barnsley) Ltd
BARNSLEY 245555 or 208888
FANTASTIC VALUE! REDUCED! TORQUAY – Regina Hotel
May 18th, 2016 – 5 days HB – Was £249 Now Only £229 (Superb harbourside location. Includes excursions to Brixham & Newton Abbott)
08 May Isle of Wight, Bayshore Hotel, 7 days HB. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . ONLY £295 FURTHER REDUCED! 13 May Blackpool, Manhattan Hotel, 4 days HB . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Was £155 NOW ONLY £119 REDUCED! BANK HOLIDAY WEEKEND! 27 May Llandudno, Evans Hotel, 4 days HB . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Was £195 ONLY £159 27 May Lake Garda, Hotel Astra (Tignale), 10 days (inc 7 nights HB in Italy plus B&B stops en route). . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . ONLY £599 27 May Babbacombe, Hotel de la Mer, 5 days HB . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . ONLY £249 06 Jun Southport, Royal Clifton Hotel & Spa, 5 days HB. . . . . . . . . . . . ONLY £259 NEW LOWER PRICE! 13 Jun Northumbria, Hadrians Wall & Holy Island, Caledonian Hotel, 5 days HB . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Was £235 NOW ONLY £219 REDUCED! 20 Jun Eastbourne, Afton Hotel, 5 days HB . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Was £249 NOW ONLY £229 26 Jun Great Yarmouth, New Beach Hotel, 7 days HB . . . . . . . . . . . . . ONLY £319 03 Jul Isle of Wight, Bayshore Hotel (Sandown), 7 days HB . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £359 NOW ONLY £329 03 Jul Scottish Borders, Edinburgh & the Royal Yacht, Peebles Hydro Hotel, 6 days HB . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . ONLY £365 CATHERINE COOKSON COUNTRY! 25 Jul South Shields, Little Haven Hotel, 5 days HB (inc guided tour). . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . ONLY £285
GEE VEE TRAVEL 36-38 ELDON STREET, BARNSLEY, S70 2JB
Sat 30th April . . . . . .KENDAL & WINDERMERE. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £14.00 Sun 1st May . . . . . . .LLANDUDNO VICTORIAN EXTRAVAGANZA . . . . . . . . . . £14.00 Mon 2nd May . . . . . .BRIDLINGTON . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £13.00 Mon 2nd May . . . . . .SKEGNESS . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £13.00 Wed 4th May . . . . . .OXFORD SHOPPER . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £15.50 Thurs 5th May . . . . .LINCOLN . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £13.00 Sat 7th May . . . . . . .SOUTHPORT . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £13.00 Sun 8th May . . . . . . .CLEETHORPES . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £13.00 Wed 11th May . . . . .DEWSBURY MARKET/BATLEY MILLS . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £12.00 Sat 14th May . . . . . .STRATFORD-UPON-AVON. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £14.50 Sun 15th May . . . . .HAWORTH ‘1940’s WEEKEND’ . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £13.00 Tues 17th May . . . . .PICKERING & SCARBOROUGH . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £13.00 Wed 18th May . . . . .KNARESBOROUGH & HARROGATE . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £13.00 Sat 21st May . . . . . .BURY MARKET . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £12.00
AT LAST THE WAIT IS OVER!! EMMERDALE – THE TOUR – All seats £37 Sun 15th May, Sat 16th July, Sat 29th October TOURS 2016
2nd - 6th May . . . . .BRIDLINGTON . . . .BALMORAL HOTEL. . . . . . . . . . . . . . £202 2nd - 6th May . . . . .ISLE OF WIGHT . . .MALVERN HOTEL . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £155 2nd - 6th May . . . . .ST ANNES . . . . . . .MONTEREY BEACH HOTEL. . . . . . . . £192 7th - 14th May . . . . .LAKE COMO . . . . .ITALY. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £564 7th - 11th May . . . . .CROMER . . . . . . . .HOTEL DE PARIS . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £226 7th - 13th May . . . . .ISLE OF WIGHT . . .MARINA BAY HOTEL. . . . . . . . . . . . . £260 7th - 11th May . . . . .ISLE OF WIGHT . . .SHANKLIN HOTEL. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £253 7th - 14th May . . . . .SKEGNESS . . . . . .QUEENS HOTEL . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £310 7th - 11th May . . . . .TORQUAY . . . . . . .REGINA HOTEL . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £226 7th - 14th May . . . . .WEYMOUTH . . . . .CARLTON HOTEL . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £325 8th - 13th May . . . . .SOUTHPORT . . . . .TALBOT HOTEL. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £170 8th - 13th May . . . . .WESTON-S-MARE .SANDRINGHAM HOTEL . . . . . . . . . . £245 9th - 13th May . . . . .BLACKPOOL . . . . .VALRON HOTEL . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £156 16th - 20th May . . . .BLACKPOOL . . . . .VALRON HOTEL . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £156 16th - 20th May . . . .CRICCIETH . . . . . . .LION HOTEL . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £283 16th - 20th May . . . .EXMOUTH . . . . . . .ASHTON COURT HOTEL . . . . . . . . . . £225 21st - 28th May . . . .ST IVES . . . . . . . . .LONGSHIPS HOTEL . . . . . . . . . . . . . £362 22nd - 27th May . . .GT YARMOUTH . . .SWANVALE LODGE HOTEL. . . . . . . . £235 23rd - 27th May . . . .BLACKPOOL . . . . .HARLANDS HOTEL . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £144 23rd - 27th May . . . .BRIGHTON . . . . . . .ROYAL ALBION HOTEL . . . . . . . . . . . £231
NEW TOUR – SOUTH IRELAND
2nd – 8th July KILLARNEY TOWERS HOTEL, KILLARNEY Includes: overnight stays in Waterford and Distillery visit Half Board – From £469
SPECIAL OFFER!! GT. YARMOUTH – 5 days 2nd - 6th May; 9th - 13th May. From £99. Don’t Miss Out!
2016 BROCHURE OUT NOW DOOR TO DOOR PICK-UP SERVICE ON TOURS SUBJECT TO AREA
BARNSLEY 287403 or ROTHERHAM 888150 NO SMOKING ON ALL OUR COACHES
Tel. 01226 734666
personal foot health practitioners THE FOOT HEALTH PRACTICE
FOOT CARE IN THE COMFORT OF YOUR HOME Nail Trimming, Corn Removal, Ingrown Toenails, Verruca Treatment, Calluses Reduced. Foot Care for Diabetics. PATRICIA AND RYAN TWIGG BSc, Dip. CFHP, MPS (pract) Accredited register of foot health practitioner members
0800 954 5008 07950 037718 Your Foot Health at our Fingertips
52 MARKET STREET, BARNSLEY S70 1SN. TEL. (01226) 245564 www.kmtravelbarnsley.co.uk
NHS DENTIST ACCEPTING NEW NHS PATIENTS
(Door to door pick up service – subject to availability/area)
INGOLDMELLS, caravan to let near beach and Fantasy Island – Tel. 07854 474644
MINI Bus, 1 – 16 seats, wheelchair access. Days / nights out, airports etc. We will get you there and back comfortably – Tel. 07970 651889 or 08445 616011
SATURDAY APPOINTMENTS AVAILABLE BY ARRANGEMENT
R Nicholson, 1 Laithes Lane, Athersley.
Tel. 01226 295535
DENTURE STUDIO 94 Sheffield Road For quality dentures
731 168 Same day denture repairs Qualified C.D.T.A.
SMILE, IT’S APRIL
Full Dentures from £450
01226 246334 2 Hornby Mews, Cope Street, Barnsley GDC 127656
MOBILE hairdresser, beautician and nail technician. Wedding and prom packages available – Tel. 07984 404726 MOBILE hairdressing, OAP rates available. Areas including Hoyland, Wombwell, Birdwell, Worsbrough – Tel. 07921785899
cleaning services C.P.S established domestic and commercial cleaning company for weekly, fortnightly and one off cleans. Competitive rates, fully insured – Tel. 07810 376724, 01924 248633
sunbed hire EASY Tan sunbed hire – Tel. 01226 610061 or 07792 080910 www.barnsleysunbeds.co.uk
personal notices MAN 70ʼs, young outlook, likes TV, music and travel, seeks lady, any age, for friendship and maybe more. Please write to Box No. 177 Barnsley Newspapers
INGOLDMELLS caravan to let. 3 bedrooms, CH and DG. All dates available – Tel. Barnsley 786517 or 07910 728536 CHAPEL St. Leonards, 2 bedroom, 6 berth caravan. Families only, most dates available – Tel. 07794 526171
BRIDLINGTON, Westward Ho! Guest House. Barnsley family. 100 yards from Harbour and amenities – Tel. 01262 670110
health and beauty
Tours include: F Luxury coach travel F Accommodation as specified F En suite bedrooms F Excursions (exc Llandudno 4 days) F Entertainment (UK only exc Southport, Northumbria, Scotland & South Shields) F Local departure points
camping and caravanning
MAXINE Clark. DipCFHP, MPSPract. Mobile Foot Health Practitioner. All aspects of foot health covered – Tel. 079772 78074
wedding services WEDDING Photography. Packages at prices to suit everyone. Alan Robinson - Tel. Barnsley 203964 or 07711 243192 WEDDING photography from £45 – Tel. 07435 787914
personal services BARNSLEYʼS Executive Suite massage, 10 – 9, 7 days. New and old customers welcome – Tel. 01226 248500 UNIT 8, massage, Sheffield junction 33, 7 days, 10am – 8pm – Tel. 01142 617924 or 07881 041415. www.unit8massage.co.uk MATURE lady offers relaxing massage in your own home or hotel, Barnsley – Tel. 07951 280275 DAN, male to male massage – Tel. or text 07917 834847 FIRST Class, fun, friendly ladies. 7 days. Outcalls also available – Tel. 01142 445403 HONEY, Friday and Saturay massage in and outcalls – Tel. 07774 474930
land for sale / wanted
% ... up to market value!
TO RENT ROYSTON
Grazing land, barn and buildings. Also living accommodation. 9 acres in total. Suit horse livery or DIY.
rooms or bedsits
Call Christian on
07866 583553 storage
On outskirts of Barnsley. Newly refurbished and furnished
£70 PER WEEK INCLUDING BILLS NO PETS/NO DSS
TEL: 07850 962235 or 01226 200363 ACCOMMODATION for discerning males in well appointed shared houses with honest housemates in Kendray and Worsbrough, £68 pw all inclusive – Tel. Barnsley 716080 QUALITY furnished rooms, bills included. £65–£73, town centre. Professionals only – Tel. 07801 543947 WOMBWELL Large room in shared house. Large kitchen, bathroom, dining room. £85 pw including all bills – Tel. 07784 936896 LARGE double room, en suite, available now, Ardsley. No DSS – Tel. 07850 053137
THOMAS M A S T E R S
Brand new self store facilities now open. Different sizes for commercial or domestic purpose. REMOVALS & SELF STORE
Newton Street, Barnsley S70 6DA Telephone/Facsimile: (01226) 203766
commercial premises STUDIO for rent near town centre. Past uses art studio, sports massage, offices and computer sector etc. Also storage from £25 – £75 pw – Tel. 07951 137885 SECURE lock up shop for rent, busy main road, Locke Park area – Tel. MDR Rentals 07732 376467
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flats or houses to let TOWN centre, spacious, self contained studio style bedsit with en suite shower room and separate kitchen. £70 p/w, includes GCH and HW - Tel. 07748 158968
ELSECAR, modern one bed house. Quiet location, off street parking. Bond £300, rent £85 pw – Tel. 07850 487664 TOWN centre, cosy, small, self contained flat. DG, security entry. £70 p/w includes GCH – Tel. 07748 158968 DARFIELD, 2 bedroomed terraced house. Excellent condition throughout. £100 pw, bond required – Tel. 07984 391697 MODERN 2 bed semi, with garage, Grimethorpe. No pets or smokers. £435 pcm, £500 bond – Tel. 07912 623999 WOMBWELL, fully furnished, one bed flat. Sorry no DSS or pets. £325 pcm, bond £300 – Tel. 01226 743027 2 bedroom terrace, town centre. No smokers or pets. £380 pcm plus bond – Tel. 07969 720745 PENISTONE, 1 bedroom house. Unfurnished, DG, GCH, cooker. No DSS, no pets – Tel. 01226 767832 TWO bedroom ground floor apartment in Kendray. Over 30ʼs. Secure parking – Tel. 07737 551944 DARFIELD, 3 bed terrace. Secure rear garden. £100 pw – Tel. 07812 993718 TOWN centre, 2 bedroom terrace, Pindar Street, part furnished, DG, GCH. £370 pcm + bond – Tel. 07725 130041
12 Barnsley Independent
Wednesday 27 April 2016
recruitment full time sits vac
SUPPORT/CARE WORKERS Stars Social Support is recruiting, we are an organisation which aims to enable adults and children with learning disabilities, mental health and physical disabilities to take control of their lives and fulfil their potential. We offer our staff full training and induction packages and full support through an area support manager. We currently have vacancies for both male and female support workers to work in Barnsley and surrounding areas. We are looking for staff who are reliable, flexible and available to work early mornings, during the day, evenings and weekends. You do not need a professional qualification for this post; however, N.V.Q. in Health and Social Care Level 2 or Diploma in Health and Social Care Level 2 is preferred, and you will need to be committed to ongoing personal and professional development. You must hold a full driving licence and undergo an enhanced data and barring (DBS) check. If you would like to apply for this vacancy please contact us on: 01226 201669
DARTON COLLEGE A Humanities Specialist School Principal: Kate Davies NOR: 952 Ballfield Lane, Darton, Barnsley, South Yorkshire S75 5EF. Telephone 01226 382568. Email email@example.com The college is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
WEB DEVELOPER Grade 5 £20,253 - £22,212 37 hours per week Previous applications will be reconsidered An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Web Developer to join our highly skilled ICT Support Team. You will get the opportunity to work on a variety of ICT projects along with the management and development of the college website. A willingness to learn new and emerging front end technologies and techniques is essential along with the ability to design and create high quality marketing and training material. Experience of working in a web based role is essential as is a logical approach to resolving technical ICT issues. Qualifications required are 4 GCSEs including English and Maths (Grades A* to C) and a Level 3 qualification in a web or ICT related discipline.
LEISURE ASSISTANT (RELIEF) Grade 2 £8.25 per hour Successful candidates will be required to work evening and weekends as and when required to assist customers in the use of all college community facilities including, fitness suite, dance studio, sports pitches and other appropriate facilities. A Disclosure and Barring Service check will be undertaken for the successful applicant of each post. An application form and further details are available from www.horizoncc.co.uk or alternatively please contact us on 01226 704230. Closing date for applications is Tuesday 3rd May 2016 at 12.00pm.
STRATEGIC LEAD MARKETING AND PR £28,649 - £31,169 Term Time plus 5 Inset Days Required for September 2016 Darton College is a popular and vibrant 11-16 school which serves the communities of Darton, Kexborough and is within easy reach of Leeds, Wakefield and surrounding areas, located minutes from J38 of the M1. Our amazing building offers exceptional facilities for our learners, we have superb sports facilities, modern science labs and excellent performance spaces. The school is continuing to develop its ICT infrastructure and use of mobile and new technologies to support and enhance learning. Darton College is a rapidly improving school, with a strong positive culture that promotes and supports learning for all. Applications are welcome from candidates who: • are highly innovative and creative • are passionate about learning • are committed to their own professional development and that of others • have energy and enthusiasm The benefits of working in our school are: • a committed Leadership Team and Governing Body • high quality professional development opportunities • a hardworking staff team • the opportunity to work with exceptional learners • strong links as a Strategic partner of Barnsley Teaching School Alliance This is an exciting opportunity for an individual to join a school which embraces change and innovation who can lead on the strategic development of the ‘DC Brand’ making strong links with the community and local business. For further details and an application pack, please e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or telephone on 01226 382568. Visits to the school are encouraged; please contact Janice Young, PA to the Principal on the above number to arrange a visit. For further information about the school visit www.dartoncollege.co.uk Closing Date: Friday 6th May 2016 Interviews: TBC Darton College is committed to Safeguarding and protecting the welfare of children. The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced CRB check.
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Passionate about selling? Can you build strong relationships with customers old and new?
NATIONWIDE RETAIL SYSTEMS LTD
Workshop Operative/Engineer Required (Display Products) Previous experience in either joinery / display making, engineering or fabricating preferred. The candidate must be meticulous and be able to work to very high standards. 40 hours per week (plus overtime/bonus) £7.25 - £8.25 per hour depending on experience.
Apprentice Workshop Operative Required (Display Products) This would suit a school / college leaver to train in all aspects of manufacturing and assembly of display products and solutions - £150 per week.
For more information about the company – www.prodisplay.com Please email your CV to firstname.lastname@example.org or post to the address below – Unit 5, Shortwood Business Park, Hoyland, Barnsley, South Yorkshire S74 9LH.
TRAINEE PRODUCTION ENGINEER To join our Production Department based in Barnsley we require a conscientious and reliable trainee system build engineer. The successful applicant must have some experience of building PC type products, and loading varying software systems on to a number of platforms, and be able to demonstrate good hand skills. A good knowledge of Microsoft products is essential. Hours: 9.00am to 5.30pm with one hour for lunch, Monday to Friday. 20 days holiday per annum plus all statutory bank holidays. Company group pension scheme. Salary negotiable dependent on level of experience.
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MEDIA SALES PERSON
34.5 hours a week To sell advertising and digital services to businesses in the Barnsley area.
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The Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. A CRB check will be undertaken for the successful applicant.
PASTORAL AND ATTENDANCE OFFICER Hours: 37hrs - Term Time plus 2 weeks Salary: £23,000 - £25,700 pro rata as a minimum, but this is negotiable dependent upon experience. We are looking for a dynamic and enthusiastic person to join our high performing Pastoral Team. You will need to be self-motivated, well organised and a good team worker. You will possess outstanding communication skills and have the ability to work with students, parents/carers and other stakeholders to improve attendance and remove barriers to learning. The Academy is continuously seeking to improve and has exceptionally high expectations of its students which you will be expected to support. Good ICT skills are essential, together with good numeracy and literacy skills and the ability to write reports. In return, we offer development opportunities to all our staff, plus a supportive and friendly environment. To request an application pack contact the Academy on 01226 742286. Applications should be returned to M. Pedlar, Kirk Balk Academy, Hoyland, Barnsley, S74 9HX by 12 noon, Friday, 6th May 2016.
We are currently seeking
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Blue Line Taxis Barnsley Ltd Require:
TELEPHONISTS to work on a 5 shift on/5 shift off system. Must be aged 20+ Also: Immediate start available for
FULLY LICENSED OWNER/DRIVERS Call 01226 244444 (9am - 5pm) Ask for Mandy or Angela Fantastic opportunity available to join our design team working within the transmission and cabling sectors throughout the UK and Ireland at an up and coming transmission overhead line company based in South Yorkshire. Previous experience is essential. This role requires • AutoCAD experience or similar drawing software knowledge • Experience in Microsoft Packages – Excel, Word etc. • Full UK Driving Licence Duties Include • Scaffold Design • Site Surveys • Assisting in Tenders Please provide a CV and a covering letter to email@example.com
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recruitment full time sits vac Birkwood Primary School Darfield Road, Cudworth, Barnsley S72 8HG Telephone: (01226) 710447 www.birkwood.org.uk twitter.com/BirkwoodPrimary
KEY STAGE 2 CLASS TEACHER (MPR) Commencing 1st September 2016 Permanent Full time
Due to staff promotion, we are looking to appoint an inspirational teacher to become part of our highly committed team. The successful candidate needs to show evidence of being an outstanding practitioner and be able to demonstrate a creative approach to teaching and learning. In the first instance, the position will be in KS2, however, they must be prepared to be flexible across KS1/2 in the future. We are looking for someone who: • is enthusiastic, positive and hard working • is a well-organised team player with excellent inter-personal skills • is highly motivated with high expectations of learning and behaviour • wants the very best for our children We can offer: • A very welcoming and nurturing community where everyone is valued and supported • Friendly and well-behaved children who love coming to school! • A dedicated and highly supportive staff team and Governors • A strong community ethos • A high quality learning environment with excellent resources and facilities • An outstanding school (October 2014) Please see our school’s excellent website – www.birkwood.org.uk Application forms for this post can be obtained by contacting Miss Suzy Savage, School Bursar, on 01226 710447 or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org. Closing date for receipt of applications is 6th May 2016. Interviews will be held week commencing 23rd May. Visits to the school are welcomed. Birkwood Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post involves working with children and therefore if successful you will be required to apply for a disclosure of criminal records at an enhanced level. Birkwood Primary School is an equal opportunities employer.
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Denby Dale Stoves by Plasterline Ltd. TRAINEE & EXPERIENCED FIREPLACE FITTERS REQUIRED
make the difference Barnsley is changing and this is bringing more opportunities for people to enjoy new challenges and work in different ways in the service of our community. Join our team and whatever role you play - you can be part of the better Barnsley we’re working to create.
Previous building skills and plastering skills would be an advantage. Applicants must have a full clean driving licence. Please forward your CV with a covering letter to Plasterline Ltd.,email@example.com
Contract Performance Officer
(Centre based) 3 posts Acorn Centre, Grimethorpe 18.5 hours Penistone Centre 15.5 hours Cudworth Centre of Excellence 30 hours fixed term to 30 Jan 2017 to cover maternity leave £17,714 - £19,742 pro rata Interviews will be held on 12 & 13 May 2016 Closing date: 06.05.2016
Relief Contract Performance Officer
Can you help us help people in distress? Learn new skills, meet new people, be there. There are lots of different ways to help. Join us at our next information session on Wednesday, 27th April 2016 at 7.30pm
(Centre based) £10.34 per hour
(Service wide) £8.21 per hour Recruiting a team to provide relief cover for holidays or sickness across the Learning Centre network around the borough. Closing date: Ongoing
Reception Administrator Corporate Apprentice
2 posts 37 hours £3.30 per hour Fixed Term 60 weeks Acorn Centre, Grimethorpe and Wellington House, Barnsley An excellent opportunity to learn and develop skills in Business & Administration (Intermediate level) Closing date: 13.05.2016 Further details are available from our website at www.barnsley.gov.uk.
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EXPERIENCED, qualified, personal carer. Very loyal and caring, will assist with personal care, shopping, activities and household duties. Please give Eve a call on – Tel. 073995 98045
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IAN BARROWCLOUGH Plumbing and Heating Tap washers to full central heating systems. FREE QUOTES NO JOB TOO SMALL GAS SAFE REGISTERED Home Tel. 01226 240473 Mobile 07917007306
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For all your general plumbing needs. I DO IT ALL
Insurance Sales Arranger 18 – 22 hours per week (Monday-Wednesday/Thursday) • £8.43 an hour Barnsley town centre This is an exciting opportunity to join our successful sales team. The role involves contact with the public over the telephone and face to face, focusing on sales of insurance and other products for older people. To be considered for this role, you will need previous experience in a sales environment and you will be enthusiastic and committed. Full training will be provided. Closing date: 5th May 4pm. Interview date: 17th May. For an application pack go to www.ageuk.org.uk/barnsley/vacancies/current-vacancies1/ call 01226 776820 or email firstname.lastname@example.org Registered Charity No 1144123
PART TIME RECEPTIONIST 3 days per week Hours 8.45 a. m. to 5.15 p.m.
Pennine Law Solicitors are looking to recruit a part-time receptionist with experience in the following: ¢ ¢ ¢ ¢
Reception and switchboard Knowledge of databases/case management systems Ability to work own initiative Legal knowledge/similar professional environment desirable
You will be required to cover full time hours for holiday and sickness absence, some of which may be at short notice. If you feel you have the experience and commitment we should be pleased to hear from you in writing, enclosing your CV to: Mrs Jo Oxley, Practice Manager, Pennine Law Solicitors Riversdale 34 Market Street Hoyland Barnsley S74 9QR Email applications to email@example.com Closing Date 6th May 2016
Call Steve 01226 790323 07963 902666
L T PLUMBING Bathroom Specialist Showroom Finish All tiling work. Radiators, power showers.
All plumbing work undertaken.
Contact Lee TELEPHONE BARNSLEY 243544 or 07763 405622
BH PLUMBING & HEATING
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Baxi 10 year warranty • Boiler breakdowns • Tap washers • Servicing TEL. BARRIE
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Are you aged 13+? Would you like to deliver the free local newspaper? We require distributors in
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BEST GARAGE DOORS 25 years experience • All work guaranteed No obligation free quote
• 24 HOUR REPAIR SERVICE • DOORS from £249 We will beat any genuine written quote Tel: 01226 828015 or 07984 266696
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CARPET, upholstery and leather cleaning services. Fully insured. Small carpet from £15. Contact Clare – Tel. 01226 370594, 07817 294618
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experts skip hire
GOULDYS Removals, house moves, single items, house, shed, attic, garage clearances. Free quote. Call Adam today – Tel. 07599 402105
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plastering and artexing
38 years experience Best prices and quality work
Coving G Tiling G Artexing Plaster over artex to smooth finish Contact Kev.
TEL. BARNSLEY 491726 Freephone 0800 2118421 07713 058110 www.klplastering.co.uk
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REUPHOLSTERY & REPAIRS
Cushion replacement service Foam cut to size. All work carried out by a master upholsterer with 42 years experience.
Tel. Paul Hodson 204809
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Phone: 01226 700048 Freephone: 08000 745162 Mobile: 07850 633800 Free Phone: 0800 0745 162 www.AstralGarageDoors.co.uk
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motors services, repairs and testing
vehicles for hire or lease
BARNSLEY VAN HIRE LTD.
FOR THE BEST SERVICE AND PRICE LOCALLY TO ALL MAKES AND MODELS inc. LIGHT COMMERCIALS on servicing, repairs, timing belts, laser tracking, brakes and clutches LATEST DIAGNOSTICS • MOTs £30 by appointment
No re test fee
Tel. Iain on 01226 211143 or 07814580770 RENAULT SPECIALISTS 86 Wakefield Road, Barnsley S71 1NF
Available by the hour, day, week or month.
Transits 3 hours from
Vans from £29 daily. Berlingos, Transits, Luton Box Vans. Online booking available No security deposits required. Major credit cards accepted.
CENTRAL GARAGE, WAKEFIELD ROAD, BARNSLEY S71 1ND Tel: 01226 297900 www.barnsleyvanhire.co.uk
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E. & S. SWIFT
TELEPHONE: BARNSLEY 724623
FREE RE TEST • SERVICING • REPAIRS • FOUR WHEEL LASER ALLIGNMENT (TRACKING) • LATEST DIAGNOSTICS
ALL MAKES AND MODELS
STAIRFOOT M.O.T. CENTRE
Wombwell Lane, Stairfoot S70 3DP 01226 779708 FROM full resprays to a small dent removal, including any accident damage. We will beat any genuine quote. Kirby Vehicle Sales – Tel. 01226 750320
AUTO ELECTRICAL LTD. • RADIO DECODING • AIR CONDITIONING • DIAGNOSTIC FAULTS: Air bags, central locking, electric windows etc. 01226 286163 Unit 41, Dodworth Road, Barnsley, S.Yorks S70 6DY 2 mins from town centre
ACORN Auto Electrics. Starter motors, alternators supplied and fitted from £40, no VAT. Ask for Pete – Tel: 01226 716999/ 716452 or 07899 003476. See us on www.acornautoelectrics.co.uk
Accident damaged cars up to £600 paid ALSO SAMMY’S NEW AND PART WORN TYRES AVAILABLE All paperwork dealt with. Will try and beat any price.
Tel: Paul Welbourne on 07796 413338 Barnsley 722975 (daytime) 716331 (evening)
VW Specialists • MoT Station Unit 13, Albion Road, Carlton Ind. Estate, Carlton, Barnsley.
MILTON GOUGH’S Up to £500 Paid DVLA Registered
Order Your New ’16 Reg. Bike Now! • 3 Years Parts and Labour Warranty/3 Years FREE Legal Cover • 150 MPG • 1 Years AA Cover
Suzuki UK110 Address Scooter RRP £1871
D.V.L.A. Authorised Paperwork taken care of. Up to £500 given.
£99 Deposit, 0% finance over 4 years. £36.92 per month. 3 years warranty and 1 year AA cover
CARLTON CAR BREAKERS 01226 722789
Licensed credit broker. Written details on request.
Full range of clothing, helmets and accessories Unit 28, Cannon Way, Claycliffe Business Park, Barugh Green S75 1JU www.roadandtrials.co.uk Barnsley
Phone 01226 725356
Tel: 01226 391557
cars for sale Est. 1993
££ CARS BOUGHT FOR CASH ££ Y REG VAUXHALL CORSA 1.2 AUTO Immaculate ......................................................£650 2002 ROVER 45 2.0 Diesel, full MOT .............£495 Y REG FIAT PUNTO 1.2, July MOT................. £495
• All Mechanical Repairs to MOT standard • Timing Belts • Clutches • Servicing • Welding • Accident Repairs • Save £££’s on Catalysts
WATH ROAD, ELSECAR, BARNSLEY. Tel. 740790
WESTERN STREET MOTORS Long Established Used Car Specialist 40 WESTERN STREET, BARNSLEY.
TEL: BARNSLEY 290977
57 HYUNDAI GETZ 1.1, only 30,000 miles, FSH, superb condition ........................................£2350 53 PEUGEOT 206 1.4 LX AUTOMATIC, FSH, v.g.c. throughout ........................................£1095 2005 VW GOLF SE TDi, FSH and cambelt done, v.g.c. throughout ........................................£1995 04 VW GOLF 1.6 SE AUTOMATIC, only 67,000 miles, 1 years MOT, v.g.c...........................£1595 51 LANDROVER FREELANDER 1.8 GS, 5 door, very clean inside and out ..........................£1195 55 FIESTA 1.4 ZETEC CLIMATE, v.g.c throughout..................................................£1495 54 FOCUS 1.6 ZETEC AUTOMATIC, excellent condition ....................................................£1295 2001 HONDA ACCORD 1.8 SE EXECUTIVE, full leather, service history, drives well ..............£895 2004 HYUNDAI GETZ 1.1 CDX, 5 door, PAS, r/c/l, e/w, a/c, CD player, very clean ....................£895 03 RENAULT LAGUNA 2.0 RT, good condition ....................................................................£495 05 SEAT LEON 1.6, service history, recent cambelt, 1 years MOT, v.g.c.........................£895 2002 ASTRA 1.6 LS, very clean and tidy, drives well ..............................................................£695 98 ROVER 216 SCi AUTOMATIC, 5 door, 1 owner, v.g.c. for year ................................£695 2001 RENAULT MEGANE 1.6 PRIVILEGE, test Feb. ..............................................................£495
ANY TRIAL • PART EXCHANGE WARRANTIES AVAILABLE
caravans for sale
cars wanted WE will buy your cars for cash! Kirby Vehicle Sales – Tel. 01226 750320
motor accessories and spares FOUR used tyres, all good tread. Size 175 X65 XR14. £60 – Tel. 01977 617302
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J.S.S INSTALLATIONS LTD CONSERVATORY & PVCu SPECIALISTS
Manufacturers & Installers of High Quality PVCu Doors, Windows & Conservatories
BSI registered company. All products conform to British standards. Complete installation from start to finish, including plastering and electrics. Fully qualified workmen. Energy efficient windows and doors to A+ rating. Visit our showroom
Unit 13, Aldham Industrial Estate, Mitchell Road, Wombwell, Barnsley S73 8HA Tel: 01226 341 234 www.jssinstallations.co.uk
SHOWROOM OPEN 7 DAYS A WEEK
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