Barnsley Independent featuring We Are Barnsley 10/09/2019

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‘Ultimatums’ over uniform REPORTS of children having parts of their shoes cut off because they didn’t meet a school’s dress code have been categorically denied by the principal. Parents of children at Horizon Community College, on Dodworth Road, have been in uproar following alleged incidents in which pupils shoes were ‘defaced’ because they didn’t meet the school’s uniform policy. While the policy has not changed since last year, some types of footwear – such as all-black trainers – have been completely banned in favour of black smart shoes. But some parents, including Leanne Kowacz of Honeywell Lane, claim their children’s footwear, which was not explicitly prohibited in guidance sent out in March, had been deemed unacceptable. Leanne had bought her son a pair of Kickers shoes which were plain black but had a coloured tag on either side, and when he came home from his first day at school she found the tag had been cut off – with her son claiming he was ‘made to do it’. “He came back from school and it sounds like he was given an ultimatum to either cut the tags off, wear the school’s shoes or go into isolation,” said Leanne, 38.

TALE ON TELEVISION: Oakwell survivor Steven’s recovery story is told on BBC programme

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“That’s not a choice – go in isolation or wear their shoes. “I’m all for following rules, but they’ve got to be reasonable rules.” Kev Travis said he had been given the same message, but had decided to colour the tags in rather than cut them off. “What really riles me is that they can’t have a small tag on their shoes, but it’s alright for them to walk around with branded school bags that are all different colours,” said Kev, 34, of Bluebell Bank, Barnsley. But executive principal Nick Bowen said parents were notified of the adjustment in March – and it had been motivated by suggestions from parents following confusion around last year’s policy. He added the school had a number of shoes for pupils who couldn’t comply with the uniform policy. He also denied allegations that children had had tags cut off of their shoes. “The kids have chosen to cut them off,” he added. “Some have done it anyway. “It’s a small number of kids have done it off their own back, they’ve certainly not been told to do that. “We have 2,000 children here and 1,990 have complied after receiving all the information ages ago.”

PENISTONE and Stocksbridge MP Angela Smith has joined the Liberal Democrats. Ms Smith, who quit Labour in February to form Change UK with six other MPs, labelled the Lib Dems as ‘the strongest party to stop Brexit’. She said: “We are facing a national crisis and people deserve better than the choice of the old two parties. It appeared to me that Labour, a party which I had effectively been born into and supported all my life, was increasingly distancing itself from the national interest by putting its own priorities first.” n Barnsley MPs share their views on the recent votes in Parliament: page 6.

Delve into the past at film night A BARNSLEY Reverend is swapping South Yorkshire for Southern Africa on a mission to Zambia to see firsthand how Christian Aid supporters across the town are helping transform lives. The Minister at Emmanuel Church, Rev Cameron Stirk, is meeting with miners who are joining together to secure a fair deal for the silica stones they

sell, as well as visiting projects tackling gender-based violence and helping small-scale farmers. He said: “In these days of climate emergency and division, it feels acutely important to love our global neighbour, to narrow the gap between ‘us’ and ‘them’ and work together against injustice for a better world.”

A FILM night featuring a documentary on Barnsley bobby Bill Harber made by a local entertainer will be held this week. Local historian and ‘Stairfoot Rarndabart’ songwriter Dave Cherry will introduce the film at Monk Bretton Community Centre on Silverdale Drive, with doors opening at 6pm on Thursday. Contact Roy Bowser on 07710673805 to reserve tickets.

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Chloe acts for her sister Georgie A YOUNG student was devastated when she found out her little sister had been diagnosed with leukaemia – and it came as a second blow when she discovered she couldn’t help her because she wasn’t a donor match. However, Chloe Methley, of Thurgoland, was determined to do something to help, raise awareness and raise funds for Cancer Research UK in honour of her sister Georgie, 18, who was diagnosed with acute myeloid leukaemia three months ago. The 19-year-old is doing a 200 mile bike ride across the month of September to raise £300 for Cancer Research UK. Chloe, who is in her second year at the University of Lincoln studying BA Criminology and Sociology, has already raised more than £1,200. Georgie is awaiting a stem cell transplant at the end of the month. Stem cells can form into any type of cell in the body and the transplant will help Georgie be able to undergo further chemotherapy. “When we found out Georgie was ill the first thing I wanted to do was to find out if I was a match,” said Georgie. “I wanted to help in any way I could. “Unfortunately I wasn’t a match, but that didn’t mean I couldn’t help. I

decided I was going to do some fundraising but didn’t know what. “I came across Cancer Research UK’s Cycle 200 and thought ‘yeah that’s something I can do’. I set my target at £200, £1 a mile, and didn’t even anticipate getting that. “I was gobsmacked when I hit £200 in eight hours, and in absolute awe of everyone who donated to get the total to £1,250 in four days – it’s crazy. “People are calling me selfless for doing this, but I think the people that donate are the true heroes.” Kristina Clayton, mum of both girls, said the diagnosis has been devastating for the whole family, but they are determined to do their best to get through. Kristina, 44, said: “Georgie is never poorly usually, but she went to our GP with severe earache. She was prescribed antibiotics for what they thought was an infection and felt better, but came out with a bruise on her leg. We then had an out-of-hours appointment at Barnsley Hospital and we were told it was leukaemia. “It has been just over 13 weeks since the diagnosis and she has only had two weeks at home. “Our family have been through Hell and Georgie has been through three lots of intensive chemotherapy.

“The Haematology Team at Sheffield Hallamshire Hospital have been amazing. The donations have been amazing and we are all so overwhelmed with all the support we have received.” Chloe will be riding 200 miles on her bike over the month, which will include routes to Manchester and Lincoln. “Georgie and I have always been really close she literally is my best friend,” said Chloe. “I wasn’t at home at the time she was diagnosed, I was away, and my family didn’t tell me until I got home not wanting to ruin my holiday. It honestly felt like I had a heart attack. I felt sick, dizzy and everything just kind of stopped. “I’m so grateful for every like, every share and every donation, no matter how small. “Although I’m doing this for Georgie, cancer effects everyone, whether you have it, know someone who has it or otherwise, so all this money is helping everyone in some way.” Chloe is aiming to raise as much as possible for Cancer Research UK. To donate, search her name on Facebook – Chloe Methley – and her fundraising page is linked on her profile. DARFIELD’S annual Party on the Pitch, held at Darfield Cricket Club, was the biggest yet – raising £3,985 for PACT and Mind Sheffield. Organiser Rebecca Hewitt said the event, which this year featured sponsored back waxes, hair cuts and a ten-stage eating competition, blew previous years’ events ‘out of the water’ and confirmed next year’s festival would take place on August 1.

FORMER Barnsley FC skipper Angus MacDonald has revealed he has been diagnosed with bowel cancer. The 26-year-old, now at Hull City, played 54 games for the Reds, scoring twice. The club’s official Twitter sent MacDonald ‘best wishes and love’, and the

defender’s partner, X Factor winner and chart-topping singer Alexandra Burke has also shared a message of support on social media. Writing on her Instagram, the 31-year-old said she was ‘forever by his side’ as MacDonald vowed to battle the illness ‘head on’.

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Stephen’s story told on BBC programme NEARLY a year after collapsing and being close to dying at Oakwell, a lifelong Barnsley fan has made a full recovery. Stephen Croft, of Royston, was volunteering at Oakwell Stadium on September 22 last year but collapsed minutes before Barnsley FC played against Burton Albion. The match was called off and Steve was saved by medical staff from both clubs as well as paramedics before he was airlifted to hospital in Sheffield. Steve’s heart had stopped and was restarted on the pitch, and once he arrived at the Northern General Hospital he was put in a medically-induced coma. The now 62-year-old spent twoand-half-weeks in hospital and even though he had never had problems with his heart before his collapse, was fitted with an implantable cardiac defibrillator (ICD) which will restart his heart with a shock if the same happens again. Steve said he hasn’t realised how far he has come in terms of his recovery, but after being featured on the programme Close Calls: On Camera, which was on BBC One this week, he said he’s even shocked himself. “The recovery has been quite quick really, even I feel like it’s quite miraculous. Before I was

speeding through life at 110mph, but now I’ve sort of calmed down and I don’t do as much.” Last Tuesday, the episode of Close Calls: On Camera featured Steve and the story of how he was saved. The programme, which is presented by Nick Knowles, shows the split-second moments when everyday events are transformed into disasters and meets the people who lived to tell the tale. Speaking after appearing on the show, which was filmed in January this year, Steve said it was ‘surreal’ to see clips Barnsley fans had filmed on the day, including showing the air ambulance come in to land. “When the footage for the show was filmed I was still in recovery.

Looking back, my face looks slimmer then than it does now and although I’m not gasping for breath or anything, my breath is a bit staggered,” he said. “The live footage that was shown throughout that fans had provided was bizarre to see as it was the first time I had seen it.” Steve said he has ‘pretty much made a full recovery’ and is back to doing what he loves, including volunteering and playing sports. “I have my driving license back now and I like playing golf. From February onwards I have been building myself up to full swing. The past few weeks I have been able to play a full game of golf and walk a full course. I am back up and around and active.” The 62-year-old said he wanted to thank everyone who has asked about his health and says he continues to get people coming up to him in Barnsley town centre, when he’s out at restaurants and most places he goes just to ask how he is. “Lots of people just approach me and ask me how I am and how everything is,” said Steve. “I don’t know them but it’s a lovely gesture. “I’m so thankful for everyone who has been there for me.” People can watch the episode on BBC iplayer.

Combined crackdown on traffic offences POLICE stopped more than 50 vehicles in a crackdown on road traffic offences. On Wednesday, officers from the Royston and Cudworth neighbourhood teams continued ‘Operation Voyager’, combining with DWP, HMRC and VOSA to tackle vehicular offences from bases in West Green Way and Weetshaw Lane. PC Bev Frisby, who co-ordinated the operation, said: “We are committed to working with partners to make the roads of Barnsley a safer place. This day of action was to ensure drivers are adhering to the law but also to intercept any offenders using our roads for criminal networking.” Police arrested a 32-year-old man from Royston on suspicion of taking a vehicle without consent and

Park’s routes are now set in stone ROUTES around Wath’s Brookfield Park are now all mapped out. That is thanks to the work of sculptor Dan Jones, who has created the stone map just at the entrance to the park from Dearne Road. The map shows the various routes around the park, which also contains part of the Trans Pennine Trail linking Wath with neighbouring village Bolton-upon-Dearne. Four trails around the park are highlighted, the Trans Pennine Trail, the central path, the circular route and the industrial park route. Dan was commissioned to do this piece of work by the Dearne Valley Landscape Partnership (DVLP), a National Lottery Heritage-funded project which has been protecting, preserving and enhancing the Dearne Valley for the past five years but is drawing to a close at the end of this month. Another piece of Dan’s work, a sculpted bench, is also in the park which is popular with walkers and cyclists and has abundant wildlife.

having no insurance or licence, and a 43-year-old man from Grimethorpe on suspicion of driving over the prescribed limit. An 18-year-old man from Barnsley was reported on summons for possession of a controlled drug and an offensive weapon. Traffic officers from the Operational Support Unit stopped a Land Rover Discovery and found alloy wheels believed to be stolen. An Audi A4 was also seized after the driver and passengers fled before officers could talk to them. DWP reported 15 individuals for working while claiming benefits and VOSA issued three prohibition notices. HMRC also checked 28 vehicles for red diesel.

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Barnsley’s young people make their mark at summit YOUNG people were able to have their say and make their voices heard on issues that matter to them at a Youth Voice Summit. Following the result of a Make Your Mark ballot in 2018, Barnsley Youth Council has been working on its priority campaigns throughout the year, consulting with young constituents in school, holding committee meetings to work on tackling these issues for young people, developing links with professionals looking into strategies developed by young people and putting them into action. Make Your Mark is a campaign facilitated by Barnsley Council’s Targeted Youth Support Service and works with secondary schools, colleges, youth services and other independent providers to encourage young people aged 11 to 19 to vote for their top three local priorities. The youth council invited different decision makers to the summit in order to establish positive links and ask for support with their campaigns. They also invited the other regional youth councils and cabinets in the region to showcase and share their work and the progress they have

made. The youth councillors took part in a youth voice promise, which they signed, and made an individual commitment to support and empower young people. The Youth Voice Summit was based on five main priorities: engaging, listening, recognising, empowering and acting. Barnsley Youth Council will ensure that these commitments and promises are upheld by young people and professionals in Barnsley who make a collective endeavour to support the work that the youth council do to make Barnsley a better place to live for all young people in the borough. Coun Margaret Bruff, cabinet spokesperson, said: “We know that young people in Barnsley want to be heard, valued and appreciated. “As we heard from members of our youth council in the latest children and young people’s plan: ‘Professionals know the paper stuff, we know what young people think.’ “The tireless work, campaigns and events of the youth council are essential in helping us make Barnsley a place where they can grow and achieve.”

Section 106 money given to projects CASH put aside by housing developers for loss of local amenity has been allocated to multiple schemes across Barnsley. The council announced on Wednesday that £81,966 will be given towards the creation of a nature park at Fleets Dam, while Penistone Leisure Centre will also receive £60,000 to increase its capacity and accessibility. Other projects include a £20,000 donation towards Redfearns, a junior football club, who will use the cash to renovate its pavilion in Monk Bretton, £20,300 to boost green spaces in Royston, £15,842 for ongoing heritage work at Barnsley Main, £15,000 to Grimethorpe’s Millennium Green and £15,000 for walking and cycling improvements on the Trans Pennine Trail between Royston and Carlton.

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Awareness is on the agenda for Seraphina A YOUNG woman who has suffered for ten years with a painful condition wants to warn other women about her struggle. Seraphina Rose, 25, from Goldthorpe, has been diagnosed with endometriosis, a condition that impacts one in ten women across the UK. Endometriosis affects cells broken down inside the womb during menstruation, making them grow in other areas of the body, causing excruciating pain. Seraphina had been experiencing discomfort since she was 15 years old, which meant that she would often miss her classes or take days off work when she was on her period. “I would speak to people at school and they would often tell me that their period was pain free and that they hardly felt anything. That was when I knew that something wasn’t quite right,” she said. “I had constant pain all of the time, but it was even more unbearable when I was menstruating. My periods were often really heavy and uncomfortable. “I would say that the pain is equivalent to childbirth, although it happens every single month. That’s when I knew I had to go and see my GP.” On average, it takes seven and a half years to receive a diagnosis for the condition and one of the few ways to diagnose it is through keyhole surgery. It took more than ten years for Seraphina to have the surgery that should remove the endometriosis from the bottom of her womb. “I was so nervous for my operation that I lost nearly three stone in weight from stress,” she said. “The surgery took two hours and consisted of making three little incisions in my stomach,

one in my belly button, one in my pubic bone and one in the abdomen. “I had the operation about a month ago and although there is still pain, I am feeling a lot better. It will take a few months to properly heal as I am still in the initial stages of recovery.” Seraphina now wants more women to know about the condition and take the first steps in receiving a diagnosis. “I hope that by sharing my story, more women can identify with the symptoms and seek help. When I speak to people about my condition they say,

‘that’s exactly how I feel’. The problem is that a lot of women haven’t heard about it. “I want more women to know what endometriosis is, know the symptoms and know how they can manage the pain. The quicker women can get help from a GP means the quicker a diagnosis can be made.” Now that the cells have been removed, Seraphina is looking forward to the future. “Because my condition has been eased, me and my partner are hoping to have a baby after trying for a year and half. It now seems more possible.”

A CAR showroom could be converted into a health spa if an application to officially change its use is accepted by the council. Planning permission has been requested for the showroom at the Lowerdale Autos site in Worsbrough Dale, which would involve the showroom being repurposed as a health spa. According to documents sub-

mitted to the council, it would employ two people– the same as the current business. The site has parking for 15 vehicles, a figure that would remain unchanged. Access to and from the premises onto Station Road outside would also be kept. Twenty neighbours have been contacted about the application, which has been made by Beadley Mellor.

Barnsley Council’s own highways department and pollution control staff will be consulted about the application before a decision is made and councillors representing the Worsbrough ward will be consulted. The business was established in 1988 and has two outlets locally. n Provided by the Local Democracy Reporting Service.

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Now is the time for action – residents WORRIED residents who say they have been campaigning ‘for years’ to get traffic measures installed at an accident blackspot say action must now be taken after a pedestrian was killed. Barnsley Road, in Cudworth, is said to have ‘major’ issues with parked cars and speeding according to concerned residents, who have urged highways bosses to act after local man Brett Smith, 48, was fatally struck by a moped on August 21. South Yorkshire Police arrested its rider, a 39-yearold man, on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving and enquiries are continuing, a spokesman confirmed. Barnsley Road, which is the main route through the village before it connects with Pontefract Road – another area locals say has a high accident rate and last had a fatality in 2017 – has a 30mph limit but residents allege it’s often ignored. Julie Lawcock told the Chronicle: “It’s an argument that’s gone on for years and now is the time to act. We’ve complained about it so many times but nothing seems to be solving the problem. “It needs a speed camera to deter any speeding motorists. It’s a busy road and everything that could be done to save a life, especially follow-

ing yet another tragedy, needs to be done.” It has also been reported that boy racers have been using a route which is said to start in Cudworth, heads into Royston and into West Yorkshire on the A6201 at Hemsworth – the scene of a fatal collision between a quad, which was carrying four youngsters, and a Nissan 350Z in 2015. Ryan Beal and Brandon Brown, both 20, Alexandra Binns, 18, and 16-year-old Terrie Louise Kirby, all from Upton, died when they were hit by the Nissan. Its driver, Daniel Raynor, of Windhill Lane, Staincross, reached speeds of up to 140mph and received a nineyear prison term for causing four deaths by dangerous driving. Coun Charlie Wraith said speed operations, carried out by the police, would be something he would back to address concerns, while traffic counters – which record speed and volume – could be fitted to more roads in the future to build up a picture of true speeds. “As ever it’s the minority who are responsible and there’s no real way of stopping them without putting a speed camera up.” he added. “You can also put speed bumps in, but then you’ll have complaints as we saw in

Royston. We had serious concerns made by local residents on nearby Burton Road last year about a high accident rate and speeding but it was attributed to driver error. “I understand residents’ concerns very well as myself and Joe Hayward (fellow Cudworth councillor) live locally and witness vehicles going like the clappers regularly. “It’s a major problem and you often can’t believe just how fast vehicles travel.” Earlier this year the council approved plans to enforce a traffic regulation order on Barnsley Road, from Montague Street to Crosby Street, and double yellow lines have been painted on some sections to prevent motorists from parking on the road – a hazard residents said added to its danger. Sgt Richard Wilson, who heads up the Cudworthbased policing team, said: “The community speed watch scheme is something we’ve relaunched and we’re in the process of engaging with communities who have expressed worries about speeding in their area. “It’s something we think can be effective and it involves residents talking part, maybe for an hour, on a road identified at local crime meetings if it’s deemed suitable. “The sessions will initially be led by PCSOs who have been

trained in how to use the speed gun, who can in turn train up residents. “Although it’s not for prosecution unless a driver is very obviously speeding, an education letter will be sent at that stage. “The project is underway and we’re keen for locals to join their local policing teams across Barnsley.” Coun Chris Lamb, cabinet spokesperson for environment and transportation, said: “We are aware of the recent incident on Barnsley Road, Cudworth, and are unable to comment on this incident until the police have completed their investigations. “We receive details of all personal injury collisions that occur throughout the borough. This information is analysed by staff to see if there are any concerns as to the frequency and nature of collisions. “Causation factors are thoroughly investigated and if necessary any improvement works are programmed on the basis of priority.” n Police continue to appeal for any witnesses to the collision to come forward, especially any motorists with dash cam footage. All information can be reported via 101 quoting incident reference number 304 of August 21.

VICTIM: Brett Smith.

Fire was ‘deliberate’ FIREFIGHTERS were called to the garden of a property in Goldthorpe in the early hours of last Wednesday morning. A crew from Dearne station were called to King Street at 12.15am, where

they attended a fire started in a pile of rubbish left in a garden. They came away from the scene at 12.40am, logging the fire as deliberate.

The seaside comes inland to Elsecar... PEOPLE visiting Elsecar this weekend got a taste of the seaside. Pictured at the event is left: Jayden Hardy, right: Claire Ann Tuby. Below: Linda and Paul Daley and Linda Webster man up the busy ‘Friends of Elsecar Park and Nature Reserve’ stall. Find more pictures in this week’s Barnsley Chronicle.


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MPs: No to ‘no deal’ ALL four Barnsley MPs backed a bid to block a no deal Brexit last week. With tension in Parliament at an all-time high, MPs Dan Jarvis, Stephanie Peacock, Angela Smith and John Healey have stood firm on their stance that the UK should not leave the European Union without an agreed deal. A no deal Brexit would mean the UK would leave the EU on October 31, and there would be no agreements in place about what the relationship between the EU and the UK would be like.

Angela Smith, MP for Penistone and Stocksbridge, said she will ‘not support a Brexit outcome that will make constituents in Penistone and Stocksbridge poorer’. “I am quite clear the closing down of Parliament for five weeks by using prorogation powers is wrong,” said Angela. “At a time of national crisis to silence Parliament is undemocratic. Worse still it seems now likely

the prime minister and his un-elected adviser, Dominic Cummings are intent on taking the country out of the EU without a deal.”

Dan Jarvis, MP for Barnsley Central said he has taken ‘unprecedented steps to prepare for whatever Brexit brings’. “In the two-and-a-half years since Article 50 was triggered, Parliament has been paralysed; unable to agree a deal, but unwilling to support ‘no-deal’,” he said. “I’ve taken on the additional responsibility of serving as South Yorkshire Mayor so that I can ensure that Barnsley and South Yorkshire are best placed to make a success of Brexit and address the fundamental challenges facing our regional economy. “This week, I have worked closely with Stephanie Peacock and other MPs to amend legislation to enable a deal to pass and an orderly Brexit to take place. “I will continue to do all I can in the days and weeks to come to secure

a deal that respects the referendum result, whilst protecting jobs, living standards and our economy.”

Stephanie Peacock, alongside Dan Jarvis and other MPs from all parties, sponsored an amendment to the bill on no deal that would mean any proposed extension could only be implemented to leave with a deal. “The people of Barnsley and the UK voted to leave the EU in 2016, and I support that decision. People are fed up and want this sorted. “So we need to leave soon, and in a way that doesn’t threaten people’s jobs, livelihoods, standard of living, and even health. “That’s why I voted this week to support leaving with a deal, and prevent any extension being used to keep us in the EU indefinitely and undermine the result. But ploughing ahead recklessly chasing either no deal or remain risks driving further splits through our community and country. “I’ve always said I want to leave with a deal that allows us to respect the

result, take back control and removes us from the mechanisms of the EU, but also maintains the employment rights, consumer protections, environmental safeguards and public services that people depend on.”

CREATIVE: Cynthia Rowe at work. Picture: Kurt Fairhurst.

John Healey, MP for Wentworth and the Dearne, said: “We want a general election as soon as possible but we have a job to do first, to ensure Britain doesn’t crash out of the EU with no agreements in place to protect our jobs, rights, standards and security. Boris Johnson has no mandate from the public or Parliament for Brexit with ‘no deal’. “Rather than Parliament being shut down for the next five weeks, MPs should sit throughout, including at weekends if needed. “This period could not be more critical for the country and both the government’s progress in negotiations and its preparations for a ‘no deal’ Brexit must be made public.”

Church’s doors are open

A CHURCH in Barnsley town centre is inviting people through its doors this month as part of a national open day programme. The original building at St Mary’s, on Church Street, is believed to date back to 1090 but the existing Grade II-listed church, built in 1822, retains a tower constructed in 1380 and it’s this rich history members want to tell people about. It’s the first time St Mary’s has taken part in Heritage Open Days’ scheme and historian Jane Ainsworth will assist Rev Canon

Stephen Race, supported by members of the Royal British Legion. ‘We want to celebrate the heritage of this magnificent church which has been an important focus for Barnsley’s history and civic occasions for such a long period,” Jane said. This year’s theme is ‘People Power’ which rightly acknowledges the vital role played by committed volunteers and generous donors down the centuries. “These people enabled St Mary’s Church – and many other churches and public buildings – to be created,

to survive and to develop as community needs changed.” The open days start on September 13 at 10am, running until September 21, and it’s hoped it will lead to a ‘Friends of St Mary’s Church’ group being formed. “We are keen to meet or hear from anyone interested,” Jane added. “We hope that members will have a range of different skills and interests, such as continuing research into the many individuals’ names on the various memorial plaques, headstones and windows.”


Group need help to sew up new funds MEMBERS of a quilting and patchwork group are seeking funding to keep their doors open and their needles clicking. The Dearne Needle Class meets every Tuesday for a chat and to learn new needle skills such as knitting and patchwork quilting. “There’s nine of us who meet every week,” said treasurer, Cynthia Rowe. “We have a sewing machine and a gadget to cut out shapes and we get an instructor to teach us new things and new patterns. “We all take it in turns to bring some cake or snacks to the meeting for us to have. For some of our members its the only time they get out in a week and they enjoy speaking to people.” The group is struggling for funding to rent the room and provide instructors. “At the moment we have to charge to be able to keep going,” said Cynthia. “But we used to get funding from the Miners’ Welfare but that’s stopped now. “Most of the funding goes on new groups but we would like some to keep going.” The Dearne Needle Class meets every Tuesday from 9.45am to noon at the Windsor Gardens Community Centre. Phone 01709 431748 for more details.

Community group brews up a success with its first event A NEW community group eager to bring people together held a ‘Tea In The Park’ event. Members of Shafton Community Events Group (SCEG), held its first event on Saturday and scores of residents turned up and took part in tug of war, hook a duck and watched a performance from the Dance Depot. The Mayor of Barnsley Coun Pauline Markham attended the event which took place on Shafton Green. Shirley Shelf, who volunteers for SCEG, said: “We had so many teething problems and to start with and the weather wasn’t fantastic, but when the sun came out people came in their car loads and the event was fantastic. “As a village we don’t use the green enough and it was wonderful to see such a good sense of community and friendship. Everyone was enjoying the sun and talking to one another, which was wonderful to see. “We would like to thank the Mayor for coming and to Rev Marion Olsen, who gave the event a blessing. It is the first event we have put together as a group and myself alongside

the other volunteers would like to say a big thank you to the community for making this a success. “We would also like to thank everyone who donated raffle prizes and tombola prizes and we have raised an amazing £636 which will go towards our next community event in October.” The group will be holding a ‘Halloween Trail’ for the children in Shafton and they are looking for teenagers and adults to play ‘bogeymen’. Email santorinishirl@yahoo. for more information if you are interested in participating.

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6 5 7 4 1 8 2 9 3

1 4 8 2 3 9 6 7 5

3 2 9 6 5 7 4 8 1

7 3 1 8 4 2 5 6 9

8 6 2 5 9 1 3 4 7

4 9 5 3 7 6 1 2 8



Using all nine letters provided, can you answer these clues? Every answer must include the central letter. Which word uses all nine letters?


12 13 14



17 18




5 letters Ballroom dance Church instrument Fork spike Monarch’s rule Thesaurus compiler

Illegal snare (2 words) Period around 1000BC (2 words) 8 letters Becoming narrow

6 letters Devouring Fruit with segments Latin for ‘queen’ Moroccan dish Thick soup 7 letters Hard rock








PREVIOUS ISSUE’S SOLUTION: Aston Soapy Atone Ascot Toecap Octane At once Canopy Capone Tea cosy Potency Open-cast Syncopate



DOWN ACROSS 1 Every twist contains both sides of 7 Sleep disturbed around end of merriment (7) night, this tool pounding (6) 2 Ollie’s pal is in last answer (4) 8 Japanese hostess seen in 3 Break the law to acquire riches (6) passage, I shadow (6) 9 Be in charge, we’re told, of strap (4) 4 Encourage trophy for the hard‑boiled? (3‑3) 10 Tie with speed, then cut (8) 5 English statesman died before one from 11 Customer after torn rags for Tel Aviv, maybe (8) jumper? (11) 6 Foreign letter with article at back (5) 14 Locate their mix‑up that’s still 12 Hoped sir could get into shape (8) unproven (11) 13 Steadiness of seaman withdrawing 18 Artificer without a fancy is weapon (7) excellent (8) 15 Counterbalance when away from the 19 A fish makes food thickener (4) stage (6) 20 Your sin: eager hugging like a 16 Old seed we’re told to do well (6) bear (6) 17 Mysterious small barrier beside drive (5) 21 Itches to develop moral 19 Teach yourself with painful interior (4) principles (6)

ACROSS 7 Pounding tool (6) 8 Japanese hostess (6) 9 Bridle strap (4) 10 Cut (8) 11 Chirping insect (11) 14 Abstract, notional (11) 18 Fabulous! (8) 19 Seaweed jelly (4) 20 Bear‑like (6) 21 Moral code (6)

DOWN 1 Noisy fun (7) 2 Eminem hit (4) 3 Abundance (6) 4 Boiled‑food holder (3‑3) 5 Victorian PM (8) 6 8th Greek letter (5) 12 Ball‑shaped body (8) 13 Keep steady (7) 15 Compensate (6) 16 Go above (a limit) (6) 17 Bizarre (5) 19 Painful (4)


ACROSS: 7 Agatha 8 Enigma 9 Inch 10 Sweet pea 11 Matchmaking 14 Influential 18 Overcoat 19 Line 20 Accede 21 Cherry

DOWN: 1 Ugandan 2 Itch 3 Hansom 4 Bedeck 5 Distinct 6 Embed 12 Canaries 13 Tannery 15 Loosen 16 Entice 17 Evict 19 Leer


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WAB pictures of the week...

Every day is a schoolday for kids again IT was back to school for the Mini WABers last week! We asked you share photos of how adorable they looked on their first day...

MiniWABer Corey is off to Playmania EACH week we give away a pass to Playmania with one of Tarn’s cutest kids. This week’s winner is twoyear-old Corey-Alexander Gambiza. Look at his beautiful eyes! Enjoy your time at Playmania!

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A week in WAB history...

Town geared up for new market’s opening WAB History takes a look through the archives at WAB news from years gone by. This week, we flash back to September 2016... September 1 New market opens this weekend THE NEW May Day Green market will officially open this weekend. The grand opening will take place at 9.30am on Saturday with the Mayor of Barnsley Councillor Linda Burgess cutting the ribbon. The new market houses 84 market stalls, a café, free Wi-Fi and public toilets, and will be home to more than 40 traders for the next three years. September 8 Elsecar park up for international award ELSECAR park is in the running to be named as the country’s best park, in an international award scheme. The park is competing for the Green Flag Award, an international benchmark for parks and green spaces. The award recognises excellence in the management of public space. September 27 War memorial undergoing facelift

BARNSLEY War Memorial is undergoing a facelift. Work got underway last week to improve the area around the war memorial which stands in front of the town hall. The work is expected to take up to four weeks and will include laying new paving, refurbishing and repainting the posts and chain fencing, installing new fencing to the boundary walls and restoration

repairs to the York stone steps. The footpath along Church Street in front of the memorial and the permit holders bay will be closed for the duration of the works. Access is available on Church Street between the memorial and Sadler Gate to allow people to view the public artwork created to commemorate the Battle of the Somme. Artwork on the sides of the war memorial has been tem-

porarily removed until the works are completed. September 30 Council scoops award BARNSLEY Council was named as ‘Local Authority of the Year’ at a prestigious awards ceremony last night. The council scooped the gong

at the Insider Yorkshire Property Industry Awards. The category focuses on local authorities that have most effectively supported development, driven growth and aided commercial operators to complete developments across all sectors of the marketplace.

WAB pets of the week... Spyro.



Tetley. You love showing off photos of your pets, and we love seeing pictures of them! Here’s this week’s round-up...

Left to right: Barry, Dolly, Roxy, Shanti and Poppy.

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Why it’s nice to see the kids go back to school... HOW nice is it to have the children back at school!? As a teenager I absolutely loved having six weeks off especially during my A Levels and university days because you didn’t have to think about essays and exams but trying to think of activities to do to keep your child entertained was some task! My daughter and I made the most of many local attractions and we went on a couple of adventures out of tarn which was lovely but there were times where I had to think what to do to stop her asking me ‘what are we doing because I’m a little bit bored.’ I’m hoping she has thoroughly enjoyed her summer break and hopefully next year I’ll have an itinerary planned out for her! I absolutely loved seeing everyone’s back to school photos and thank you to all the parents who sent in pictures. Some of the children looked so small in their school uniform and it was so cute to see. Children really do grow up fast and it’s definitely a reminder to cherish each moment because before you know it they’ll be all grown up... It was great to hear that Elsecar Park has yet again been nominated to be crowned the winner of the Green Flag People’s Choice Award 2019. Seeing Barnsley on the map and for having beautiful green space is wonderful and is something we should be proud of. There are not many places in the UK that can say they have an award-winning green space and we have several parks as well as Elsecar we can be proud of. This town has a lot to offer and we should shout about it more. And finally for those of you who don’t know in addition to WAB, I’m also now the Royston correspondent for the Chronicle. If you’ve got news and you live in the Royston and district areas, email me on or call me on 735715. ‘Ave a good week, Altine

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Rock For Heroes show is heading to town and you can be there ROCK For Heroes returns for the second time following last year’s hugely successful tour. Bringing the perfect combination of your favourite Rock and Pop artists across the eras, fundraising in support of Help for Heroes, a charity who help and provide facilities for British servicemen and women who have been wounded or injured in the line of duty. This incredible live performance will not only bring you a fantastic night of live entertainment but will also raise funds for this incredible charity and you can watch the show live at the Penistone Paramount on October 18. Performed by a full live rock band and superb singers, complete with brilliant personalities and comedy value this really is a night out unlike any other. With music from artists such as Queen, Dire Straits, David Bowie, Status Quo, Bryan Adams, Elton John, AC/DC and so many more. You won’t see a bad wig here and

the show isn’t a tribute act, it’s paying tribute to the legends in music. Escape the nine to five and let your hair down with the Rock For Heroes family! WAB have teamed up with Total Productions and we’re giving you the opportunity to be part of the Rock Show that everyone’s talking about, packed for of all your favourite hits, laughter and an insane live band, whilst fundraising in support of an incredible charity. To win a pair of tickets to see this superb show, answer this simple question. Complete these lyrics of the classic hit ‘I’m Still Standing?’ “Looking like a true ********, feeling like a little kid.” Send your answer along with your name and contact number to or alternatively send your answer in by post to WAB Rock for Heroes, 47 Church Street, Barnsley, S70 2AS. The closing date is September 23. Good luck!

MAKE it a part of your Tuesday routine to pick up your free Independent and ‘like’ WAB on Facebook to join with the big debates.

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ELSECAR ANTIQUES CENTRE FREE VALUATION DAYS Friday, Saturday and Sunday 12-4pm Week days by appointment only WE BUY ANYTHING OLD AND INTERESTING


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Flats or Houses To Let WOMBWELL, town centre, 1 bed apartment, recently refurbished kitchen and shower room, newly decorated, Lounge/diner, GCH, DG, Private parking, £375 pcm + bond – Tel. 07971 285792 CARLTON, Greys Road. Newly Carpeted and Decorated, 3 bedroom house, large garden, £475 + bond – Tel. 07946 475085 BAUGH green two bed end terrace DG, CH, parking to rear needs to be seen £550 pcm plus bond. Tel: – 07889 190033 THREE bedroom semi detached house to rent. Month to month lease. £110 p/w. Tel: – 07787 988022

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Forward Steps Nursery Wombwell have a full time/part time vacancy for a level 3 nursery practitioner to join our dedicated team.

For more details tel: 01226 934724

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Order your prints today! Order by phone, email or at our reception. Just quote the reference number on the picture and collect from us at your convenience.

phone: 01226 734659 email: instore: 47 Church Street, Barnsley 6–16 seat Mini bus, wheelchair access. Days / nights out, airports etc. We will get you there and back comfortably – Tel. 07970 651889 or 01226 200110

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Experts General Services

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Fitted Ideal for 90% of homes in Barnsley TV Brackets Supplied and fitted. Long power leads available Aerial and Satellite Exts to multiple rooms from £35 MultiRoom

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• Ottomans • Children’s bedding • Duvets and pillows • Mattress protectors

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