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4 Barnsley road to close for routine checks BY LYNSEY BRADFORD A BARNSLEY road will be closed overnight as routine checks are carried out on a railway bridge. Sackville Street, Barnsley, will be closed for 20 metres either side of the railway bridge from 11pm on January 26. This will allow Centurion Site Services Limited to carry out an examination of the bridge. The closure will be in place until 5am on January 27. Diversions will be in place along Victoria Crescent, Huddersfield Road, Church Street, Church Lane, Victoria Road and Victoria Road, Huddersfield Road and Victoria Crescent.

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SALVATION ARMY OFFICER AWARDED TOP HONOUR A SALVATION Army officer who helped the Hoyland Common branch move from a tin hut to a new community hall has been awarded the British Empire Medal. Barbara Sabin 73, is continuing the family trend after her father, Cyril Parkin, was awarded a BEM in 1945 for his service overseas in the army’s Royal Corps of Signals. Barbara, who is now an officer for the Salvation Army branch in Rawmarsh, spent 11 years working in Hoyland Common helping to fund-raise thousands of pounds to secure the new £1m centre in Central Street, Hoyland Common, which opened in 2007. “I’m getting used to it, it’s a bit of a shock,” she said. “I have known about it for five weeks because the Cabinet Office write to you and tell you you have got to keep it in strict confidence. I knew in November but I didn’t tell my husband Peter who I have been with for 53 years.” Barbara has also helped with lunch clubs, film nights and over 60s’ groups during her time with the branch and said there was plenty of activity at their hut in Chapel Street before they moved to their new home. “The hut was actually bursting at the seems,” she said. “Every time the door was open there was somebody in. People used to remark it was like a tardis.” She has been involved with the Salvation Army since 1993 and worked for the Parkgate branch in Rawmarsh before coming home to Hoyland Common in 1998.

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RESCUE RABBIT’S CHRISTMAS BIRTH BY LIAM FOUNTAIN AN abandoned rabbit taken in by an RSPCA worker was surprised when she then produced two babies. The rabbit, who has been named Holly, was found behind wheelie bins next to the Wharncliffe Arms in Carlton on December 7. And on December 28 she produced her own Christmas story. RSPCA worker Pat Jobling said: “We couldn’t just leave her there. We had to take her in. “With the timing of all of this we thought we’d name her Holly to fit in with the festivities.” She added: “It’s a shame things like this happen. “The number of animals we find keeps on increasing. We found one rabbit that had its ear bitten, had a broken leg and had had its tail bitten off. “I’d just like to thank all of the volunteers that help with looking after all of these animals.”

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DAVID NOW FEELS CHAMPION AND WANTS TO HELP DAVID Walshaw’s life has been something of a game of two halves. After achieving a comfortable position in his life working with the Forestry Commission, the 53-yearold was dealt the triple blow of redundancy, bereavement and a debilitating illness. But he has managed to turn his own ‘game’ around and is empowering others to do the same, as a volunteer community health champion based at Shaw Lane, Barnsley. Community health champions are part of the town’s NHS-funded health trainer service. It works with people on a one-toone basis to support them in making healthier lifestyle choices such as doing physical exercise to ease stress and anxiety, and stopping smoking. “The idea of a community health champion is it’s motivational, taking

a ‘if I can do it anyone can do it’ approach,” said David, of Cockerham Lane, Barnsley. “There are a lot of people in the town who need that call to get them going and make positive changes.” David started out as a health champion with the town’s Fit Reds’ scheme, which draws on men’s passion for football to tackle major health issues including drug use, obesity, drinking and smoking. He became involved after being made redundant by the Forestry Commission, the death of his parents, and contracting neuralgic amyotrophy, a painful viral muscular condition. “I’d always been an active guy,” he said. “Then all of a sudden I had to deal with a body that wouldn’t do what it was supposed to. I wasn’t sleeping very well. When it first started, it felt like someone was try-

ing to push a knitting needle through my shoulder. “Around the same time, my parents died. It was the lowest point of my life. I even considered emigrating to get going again.” After diagnosis and treatment for his condition, David decided to take stock of his life, focussing on his health and well-being. He joined the Fit Reds’ course in September 2010 and over eight weeks, the group received regular dietary advice and blood pressure checks, with each session culminating in a game of football at Barnsley FC’s Oakwell ground. David was so impressed, he volunteered as a community health champion on subsequent courses, including motivational interviewing to encourage men to talk about, and seek help for, their health problem. It has formed the bedrock of his

voluntary work. “The problem with blokes is they put up and shut up,” he said. “They’re often too proud to go and see a doctor. The idea of being a health champ is to try and be someone men can talk to. I try to make them realise they are not alone. The physical side of what I do gets people out of their sedentary lifestyle, it gets them moving and feeling the benefit for body and mind.” David is hoping to return to fulltime employment within the same field as his voluntary work —health — and is about to embark on a new job as a support worker for children with autism. “I have used the service, become a volunteer for it to then gained experience and skills to go into the health employment field.”

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Future of colliery band in jeopardy GRIMETHORPE Colliery Band is in danger of folding if it doesn’t find new sponsorship. The world famous brass band is continuing its appeal for new sponsors in order to keep afloat. Band manager Nigel Dixon says it has been struggling financially for a couple of years, ever since its main sponsor went into administration. Nigel said: “If this band was a business it’d have been put into administration a long time ago – we simply can’t afford to keep going this way.” The band, which performed in front of an estimated TV audience of one billion people at the London 2012 Olympic opening ceremony, played 62 concerts last year just to help balance the books. “Any money we make goes back into the band to help subsidise for travel and manage educational projects that we’ve set up.”

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The band runs an outreach programme providing free music lessons for schoolchildren, which is also under threat. “Children don’t get free lessons in schools like they used to. If kids can’t afford to learn to play an instrument then they aren’t going to grow up to join a brass band. At this rate, brass bands won’t exist as the next generation aren’t being taught how to play, and we’ll lose something very iconic.” Nigel said the band sponsors players at Birkwood Primary school in Cudworth and has a youth band with more than 100 members. “A little while ago, we put a project in place where local children could get free music lessons through us,” Nigel said. “Without sponsorship, that would have to go and if we don’t have any funding we could go out of existence as well.”


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TALKS TO LURE CHINESE Newstead Nurseries ATTRACTING big-spending Chinese tourists to Barnsley by exploiting Christian links with a spiritual leader from the town will be discussed at a meeting later this month. Members of the James Hudson Taylor Trust, specialists in Chinese business, education, culture and ethics, and representatives from Barnsley College will look at how they can develop links between Barnsley-born 19th century Christian missionary James Hudson Taylor and China, where he lived from 1854. Hudson Taylor is little known in Barnsley but is hailed as a spiritual leader by more than 70 million Christians in the Far East. Owen Gleadall, of Barnsley Street Pastors, believes Barnsley’s links to Hudson Taylor are a unique selling point, especially since a heritage trail was set up consisting of plaques erected to honour the missionary,

including one outside Boots which is built on the site where he was born. Owen said: “Barnsley is the spiritual home of the Chinese Christian community because it is the birthplace of Hudson Taylor and it is estimated that 70 million Chinese owe their Christian heritage to him. Many thousands of them have expressed a wish to come and study here.” Owen said someone he knows from Hope House Church in the town centre visited China and witnessed 4,000 people at one service praying for Barnsley. He added: “They hold seven services at day at that church, that’s between 25,000 and 30,000 during the day praying for Barnsley because they believe it’s their spiritual home. And that is just one church in one part of China.” Ideas to expand these links could include a Chinese quarter or being twinned with a city in China, he said.

£3,000 reward for Angel A REWARD of £3,000 is now being offered for the safe return of a champion gundog. Angel, a German shorthaired pointer, was snatched after being walked by her owner Dawn Maw between Barugh Green and Cawthorne in early December. Since then news of her theft has spread via social networking sites and Dawn has travelled the length and breadth of the country looking for her missing pet. Angel, whose Kennel Club name is Champion Barleyarch Atora At Tequesta even has an Angel is Missing page on Facebook. Dawn, 42, and her friends have taken posters showing a photograph of Angel and details of the reward all over the UK but so far with no luck. Now South Yorkshire Police have joined in the appeal asking anyone who might have information to contact them. Dawn, of Medway Close, Barugh Green, said: “The reward is growing and the number of people on the look out for her is growing but it’s very frustrating to still have no news.” Dawn, who has several dogs, put her other pets in the back of her car at around 7.20am on Thursday December 6 at the parking area at the start of the old Wagon Road on the A635 Lane Head Road, Cawthorne. Anyone who may have information call South Yorkshire Police on 101 quoting incident number 227 of December 6, 2012.

“We talk about the decline of the Arcade. Why can’t we have a Chinese quarter there with the same sort of things as they have in China Town in London? I think some of the shops could think about having a Chinese point of sale or information.” Owen said Barnsley College was looking to send a delegation to China to attract students, and that a Chinese-speaking ambassador for Barnsley would be a good idea. “The people I’ve spoken to in the business community are very excited.” But he added: “The last time we had a delegation, trying to get some of the people to take it seriously was quite difficult, I haven't a clue why. I don’t think people can get their head around the opportunity that’s available, it’s the almost-too-good-to-betrue syndrome.” ■ The meeting, on January 21, will be held at The Civic from 2pm to 4pm.

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GRANDMA IS AIMING TO RAISE £250K TO TREAT BOY’S CANCER BY LYNSEY BRADFORD THE GRANDMOTHER of a two-old-boy with a rare and aggressive form of cancer is trying to raise £250,000 to get him treatment abroad, after doctors said it would be difficult to continue his treatment here.

Appeal: Oliver with grandmother Catherine Bottom.

Oliver Field was diagnosed with neuroblastoma – cancer of the nerve cells – when he was eight months old. It had been thought he was beating the disease but his family received the devastating news four days before Christmas that a tumour had developed near his kidneys.

His grandmother Catherine Bottom, of South Road, Dodworth, and Oliver’s parents Laura and Paul Field, are now desperately trying to raise the cash for lifesaving treatment which is not yet available in the UK after doctors said the tumour was very hard to treat for a second time. Catherine, 52, said: “Oliver is just beautiful. He’s happy, kind and gentle and we were just devastated again, when we found out it had come back because he had been doing so well. When he went for the scan we just expected it to be clear.” Catherine said the family, along with Oliver’s brother Sam, five, had been looking forward to Christmas, because last year,

Oliver was only discharged from hospital on Christmas Eve. She added: “We tried to make Christmas as good as it could be. You can’t be upset in front of him because he’s so bubbly. He just wants to play and join in and he copies everything his brother does. “Laura and Paul are so strong, it’s unbelievable. They have to carry on for the boys, that’s what she always says. They are so brave.” Oliver had an MRI scan on December 18, and Laura and Paul, of Dalton, near Huddersfield, were told the cancer had returned. Oliver is still undergoing tests, and yesterday started another

course of chemotherapy with the hope of shrinking the tumour. Catherine added: “We don’t know why there are things available in other countries that we can’t get in Britain. We’re just looking at all our options in other countries.” Catherine and her family have already raised £40,000 through bag packing at Morrisons, Westway, where she works, sky dives, coffee mornings, sponsored walks and chest-waxing. She added: “We need to have raised the money by summer.” ■ To donate, visit www.theoliverfieldappeal.co.uk or text OLIF95 £10 (or any other whole donation between £1-£10) to 70070.

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SLIMMER DEANA GETS RESULT BY DAN GREAVES Success story: Deana Kirkby in her old jeans showing how much weight she has lost. Picture: Brett Carr. PD34306

£1,000 reward offered A REWARD of £1,000 is being offered for information that could lead to an arrest and charge following the death of a man in Goldthorpe more than a year ago. Peter Topping was believed to have been laid in the road on Co-operative Street on December 29, 2011, when a vehicle drove over him. The driver did not stop, continuing along Co-operative Street, turning left on to Doncaster Road. Despite police enquiries, neither the vehicle nor the driver have ever been traced, but officers want to speak to the occupants of three cars believed to

have been in the area at the time. Insp Geoff Young added: “The makes and models of three vehicles that left Co-operative Street near the time of the incident may contain witnesses. “The drivers of the vehicles may live in the area or may have been visiting someone.” The three cars were a dark coloured Mercedes C class, a dark coloured Land Rover Freelander, and a silver coloured Audi A3. ● Anyone with information should contact police on 101 quoting incident 779 of 29 December 2011 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

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New Year New You SHAPE YOUR FUTURE IN 2013 WITH OUR TOP TEN FITNESS GOALS... AT THE turn of the year many people pledge to get fit, but few stick to their New Year resolution. Getting truly fit and healthy takes time and planning, and for many people the effort is too much and they give up after a couple of weeks. Having a clear set of guidelines will help you stick to your resolution, giving you real focus and direction. To help you achieve your fitness resolution, here is a list of the top ten fitness goals that will improve your energy, looks and quality of life in 2013. ■ Work out regularly – Aim to train two to five times a week. Each session should last between 20 minutes to an hour. Remember it is the quality (not the quantity) of the time spent training that leads to greater fitness. ■ Do a mixture of exercises – Your weekly exercise programme should include elements of cardiovascular (aerobics, running, brisk walking, stepping, skipping rope, rowing), resistance training (weights or own body exercises such as press ups) and stretching. You should always warm

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04 Feb. Llandudno, Evans Hotel, 5 days, Half Board (Half Price bar nightly between 8pm & 10.30pm - house brands). . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £149 NEW LOWER PRICE! 04 Feb. Blackpool, Manhattan Hotel, 5 days, Half Board . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Was £137 NOW £125 HOME NATIONS THEMED BREAK! 18 Feb. Llandudno, Evans Hotel, 5 days, Half Board . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £191 ENTERTAINMENT BREAK! 18 Feb. Eastbourne, Hadleigh Hotel, 5 days, Half Board . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £179 25 Feb. Isle of Wight, Riviera Hotel, 5 days, Half Board . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £181 25 Feb. Skegness, Queens Hotel, 5 days, Half Board . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £171 25 Feb. & 18 Mar. Blackpool, Manhattan Hotel, 5 days, Half Board. . . . . . . . £141

SPRING BREAKS

01 Mar. St. Annes on Sea, Langdales Hotel, 3 days, Half Board plus Sunday lunch . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £137 04 Mar. Paignton, Queens Hotel, 5 days, Half Board . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £221 04 Mar. Weymouth, Berkeley Hotel, 5 days, Half Board. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £171 04 Mar. Torquay, Regina Hotel, 5 days, Half Board plus one lunch . . . . . . . . £187 MOTHER’S DAY! 08 Mar. Blackpool, Manhattan Hotel, 4 days, Half Board . . £137 18 Mar. Norfolk, Seacroft Holiday Village, 5 days, Full Board. . . . . . . . . . . . . £181 18 Mar. Skegness, Queens Hotel, 5 days, Half Board . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £211 18 Mar. Eastbourne, Haddon Hall Hotel, 5 days, Half Board . . . . . . . . . . . . . £211 NEW! 24 Mar. Falmouth, Madeira Hotel, 5 days, Half Board plus one lunch . £191 25 Mar. Southport, Prince of Wales Hotel, 5 days, Half Board . . . . . . . . . . . . £181 25 Mar. Isle of Wight, Riviera Hotel, 5 days, Half Board . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £201 25 Mar. Weston Super Mare, Sand Bay Leisure Resort, 5 days, Half Board (Half Price Bar one evening) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £181 08 Apr. Bournemouth, Hinton Firs Hotel, 5 days, Half Board . . . . . . . . . . . . . £241 EASTER TOURS 29 Mar. Great Yamouth, Raynscourt Hotel, 5 days Half Board . . . . . . . . . £219 29 Mar. Blackpool, Manhattan Hotel, 4 days Half Board . . . . . . . . . . . . . £151 NEW! 01 Apr. Torquay, Nethway Hotel, 5 days Half Board . . . . . . . . . . . . £169 01 Apr. Skegness, Queens Hotel, 5 days Half Board . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £211 01 Apr. Eastbourne, Haddon Hall Hotel, 5 days Half Board. . . . . . . . . . . . £221 01 Apr. Blackpool, Manhattan Hotel, 5 days Half Board . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £161 08 Apr. St. Ives, Cottage Hotel, 5 days, Half Board plus one lunch. . . . . . . . . £197 08 Apr. Llandudno, Evans Hotel, 5 days, Half Board . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £201 14 Apr. Paignton, Torbay Court Hotel, 6 days, Half Board . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £231 15 Apr. Weston Super Mare, Sand Bay Leisure Resort, 5 days, Half Board . . £187 22 Apr. Exmouth, Cavendish Hotel, 5 days Half Board plus one lunch . . . . . . £201 25 Apr. Isle of Man, Chesterhouse Hotel, 6 days Half Board . . . . . . . . . . . . . £341 VICTORIAN EXTRAVAGANZA! 03 May Llandudno, Evans Hotel, 4 days, Half Board . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £187

SUMMER HOLIDAYS

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09 May, Cotswolds, Swindon Marriott Hotel, 5 days, Half Board . . . . . . . . . . £231 13 May, Scarborough, Cumberland Hotel, 5 days, Half Board . . . . . . . . . . . . £211 19 May, Isle of Wight, Riviera Hotel, 6 days, Half Board . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £271 24 May, Babbacombe, Hotel de la Mer, 5 days, Half Board . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £241 25 May, Eastbourne, Hadleigh Hotel, 6 days, Half Board. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £275 02 June, Dunoon, Selbourne Hotel, 7 days, Half Board . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £311 02 June, Tralee & the Ring of Kerry, Whites Hotels, 6 days, Half Board . . . . £357 EUROPEAN TOURS LAKE GARDA, Hotel Astra, Tignale, 9 day tours departing June 8th – £509 Aug. 17th – £525 & Aug. 31st – £519 ALASSIO, Hotel Majestic, 9 day tour departing Sept. 7th – £549 (Tours include six nights, half board accommodation in resort, plus bed & breakfast stops en route) 22 June, Isle of Man, Chesterhouse Hotel, 6 days, Half Board . . . . . . . . . . . £381 23 Jun. & 21 Jul, Llandudno, Evans Hotel, 6 days, Half Board . . . . . . . . . . . £291 29 Jun, Eastbourne, Haddon Hall Hotel, 8 days, Half Board . . . . . . . . . . . . . £399 29 Jun, Isle of Wight, Riviera Hotel, 8 days, Half Board . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £349 30 June, Bognor Regis, Royal Norfolk Hotel, 7 days, Half Board . . . . . . . . . . £351 01 Jul. & 19 Aug, Dublin, Plaza Hotel, 5 days, Half Board . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £271 08 Jul, Paignton, Queens Hotel, 5 days, Half Board. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £271 13 Jul, Kingussie, Duke of Gordon Hotel, 5 days, Half Board . . . . . . . . . . . . £287 13 Jul, Weymouth, Berkeley Hotel, 8 days, Half Board . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £339 14 Jul, Ilfracombe, Grosvenor Hotel, 8 days, Half Board . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £321 28 Jul, St. Ives, Cottage Hotel, 7 days, Half Board. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £337 10 Aug, Fort William, Croit Anna Hotel, 7 days, Half Board . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £341 10 Aug, Newquay, Eliot Hotel, 8 days, Half Board . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £361 17 Aug, Eastbourne, Afton Hotel, 8 days, Half Board. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £381 NEW! 31 Aug, Porthcawl, Seabank Hotel, 5 days, Half Board . . . . . . . . . . . . £229 OSTEND – HOTEL ROYAL ASTOR 5 DAY TOURS – Half Board February 24th – £211 June 24th – £281 July 8th – £291 August 12th – £301 Includes excursions to Bruges & Ypres

###################################################################### Prices include: F Luxury coach travel F Accommodation as specified F En suite bedrooms F Excursions (exc. Llandudno 3/5) F Entertainment (UK only exc. Cotswolds) F Local departure points

For further details or to make your reservation contact 52 Market Street, Barnsley, S70 1SN. Tel. (01226) 245564 (Door to door pick up service available subject to area/tour)

GEE VEE TRAVEL 7 KENDRAY STREET, BARNSLEY S70 1DB

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DAY TRIPS

Sat. 19th January . . . .BURY MARKET. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £11.00 Sun. 20th January . . . .CHESTER & CHESHIRE OAKS . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £12.00 Sat. 26th January . . . .GATESHEAD METRO CENTRE . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £12.00 Sun. 27th January . . . .LIVERPOOL . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £12.00 Sun. 3rd February . . . .SKIRLINGTON MARKET & BRIDLINGTON . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £12.00 Sat. 9th February . . . .RICHMOND MARKET & DURHAM . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £12.00 Sun. 10th February . . .SCARBOROUGH . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £12.00 Mon. 11th February . . .THE DEEP, HULL (coach only). . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £11.00 Wed. 13th February . . .CHESTER ZOO (coach only) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £12.00 Thurs. 14th February . .BLACKPOOL. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £12.00 Sat. 16th February . . .OXFORD SHOPPER. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £14.00 Sun. 17th February . . .WHITBY . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £12.00 Sat. 23rd February . . .YORK & McArthur Glen Outlet . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £12.00 Sun. 24th February . . .SKEGNESS. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £12.00 Wed. 27th February . . .BURY MARKET. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £11.00 Sat. 2nd March . . . . . .TRAFFORD CENTRE . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £11.00 Mon. 4th March . . . . .BAKEWELL MARKET AND BUXTON. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £11.00 Sat. 9th March . . . . . .BIRMINGHAM SHOPPER. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £12.00

2013 TOURS

21st Jan. - 25th Jan. .SOUTHPORT . . . . . . . . .TALBOT HOTEL . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £108 21st Jan. - 25th Jan. .TORQUAY . . . . . . . . . . .KISTOR HOTEL . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £122 21st Jan. - 25th Jan. .TORQUAY . . . . . . . . . . .GROSVENOR HOTEL . . . . . . . . . . . . . £122 28th Jan. - 1st Feb. . .MYSTERY BREAK . . . . .??? . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £119 28th Jan. - 1st Feb. . .TORQUAY . . . . . . . . . . .KISTOR HOTEL . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £122 28th Jan. - 1st Feb. . .WESTON-SUPER-MARE SANDRINGHAM HOTEL . . . . . . . . . . . £157 28th Jan. - 1st Feb. . .GREAT YARMOUTH . . . .SWANVALE LODGE HOTEL. . . . . . . . . £110

SPECIAL OFFER

28th January – 1st February I.O.W. Marina Bay Hotel . . . . . £99 2nd - 3rd Feb. . . . . . . .MYSTERY BREAK . . . . .???? . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £49 4th - 8th Feb. . . . . . . .LLANDUDNO . . . . . . . .FOUR OAKS HOTEL . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £130 4th - 8th Feb. . . . . . . .TORQUAY . . . . . . . . . . .GROSVENOR HOTEL . . . . . . . . . . . . . £130 4th - 8th Feb. . . . . . . .GREAT YARMOUTH . . . .SWANVALE LODGE HOTEL. . . . . . . . . £110 8th - 10th Feb. . . . . . .BLACKPOOL . . . . . . . . .HARLANDS HOTEL. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £80 10th - 14th Feb. . . . . .BLACKPOOL . . . . . . . . .VALRON HOTEL . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £115 11th - 15th Feb. . . . . .BLACKPOOL . . . . . . . . .HARLANDS HOTEL. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £125 11th - 15th Feb. . . . . .THE LAKES . . . . . . . . . .COUNTRY HOTEL. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £132 11th - 15th Feb. . . . . .LLANDUDNO . . . . . . . .RISBORO HOTEL . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £151 11th - 15th Feb. . . . . .TENBY . . . . . . . . . . . . .BELGRAVE HOTEL . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £215 11th - 15th Feb. . . . . .TORQUAY . . . . . . . . . . .INGLEWOOD HOTEL. . . . . . . . . . . . . . £134 11th - 15th Feb. . . . . .WEYMOUTH . . . . . . . . .CARLTON HOTEL . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £137 11th - 15th Feb. . . . . .GREAT YARMOUTH . . . .SWANVALE LODGE HOTEL. . . . . . . . . £110 15th - 17th Feb. . . . . .HARROGATE . . . . . . . . .OLD SWAN HOTEL. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £108 16th - 17th Feb. . . . . .LONDON . . . . . . . . . . .GUOMAN TOWER HOTEL . . . . . . . . . . £107 16th - 17th Feb. . . . . .MYSTERY BREAK ??? . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £49 18th - 22nd Feb. . . . . .BLAIRGOWRIE . . . . . . .ANGUS HOTEL. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £219 18th - 22nd Feb. . . . . .KENDAL . . . . . . . . . . . .COUNTY HOTEL. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £132 18th - 22nd Feb. . . . . .SOUTHPORT . . . . . . . . .TALBOT HOTEL . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £120 18th - 22nd Feb. . . . . .TORQUAY . . . . . . . . . . .GROSVENOR HOTEL . . . . . . . . . . . . . £136 18th - 22nd Feb. . . . . .WEYMOUTH . . . . . . . . .CARLTON HOTEL . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £137 18th - 22nd Feb. . . . . .YARMOUTH . . . . . . . . .SWANVALE LODGE HOTEL. . . . . . . . . £110 22nd - 24th Feb. . . . . .BLACKPOOL . . . . . . . . .HARLANDS HOTEL. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £80 24th Feb. - 1st Mar. . .BABBACOMBE . . . . . . .EXMOUTH VIEW. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £185 25th Feb. - 1st Mar. . .BLACKPOOL . . . . . . . . .HARLANDS HOTEL. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £125

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Chapel Street Four bed terrace £400 pcm

OLD TOWN, BARNSLEY Cutty Lane Two bed terrace.

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£425 pcm DODWORTH

Burnside Three bed semi, gardens front & rear £460 pcm

Stainborough Close Two bed detached bungalow. Gardens to front & rear. Detached garage.

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Tel. 07921 874338

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HOYLAND COMMON GCH, DG, newly decorated.

£100 per week. £400 bond. No pets.

Tel. 07711 382293

£500 pcm Bond required. No DSS

07971 297559 TOWN centre, new one bedroomed flat, GCH, DG, security entry, CP, £78 pw - Tel. 01226 791361

TOWN centre, Osborne Street, 2 bed terrace. £110 pw, DSS welcome – Tel. 07932 697468 STUDIO flat, Racecommon Road, town centre. No smoking or pets, £300 pcm + bond – Tel. 07969 720745 CUDWORTH and town centre, warm studio flats from £70 pw. No DSS – Tel. 07960 806751 BARNSLEY / Wombwell, 2 & 3 bed properties, from £75 pw – Tel. 07950 991144 MODERN 2 bed. semi, Royston. £425 pcm + £500 bond. No pets or smokers – Tel. 07912 623999 GRIMETHORPE 3 bed semi with large garden. Move in 24 hours £95 pw. DSS welcome – Tel. 07866 583553 POGMOOR, 2 bed semi. Newly refurbished, near Hospital. £500 pcm + bond – Tel. 07860 755595 TOWN centre, lovely three room end terrace house. DG, modern kitchen and room, rear garden. £88 pw 01226 791361

£460 pcm PENISTONE

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BARNSLEY, OSBORNE MEWS, (off Doncaster Road)

Modern two bedroom split level house with quality fixtures and fittings.

£550 pcm.

No DSS, no pets.

Tel. 07921 874338 TOWN centre, 2 bed terrace. Rear garden, GCH, DG. No DSS or pets. £390 pcm + bond – Tel. 07770 800314 WOMBWELL, large 3 bed terrace house. Enclosed rear yard. £425 pcm – Tel. 07970 712852 MONK Bretton, large 3 bed flat. £395 per month, DSS welcome. Over 25ʼs only – Tel. 07960 806751 ROYSTON, Midland Road, 2 bed end terrace. £110 pw. DSS welcome – Tel. 07932 697468 ROYSTON, 2 bed apartment with off road parking. £325 pcm. No bond – Tel. 07950 991144 THREE bedroomed house, near town. Newly decorated and new carpets. Bond required – Tel. 07973 995936 WOMBWELL, Barnsley Road, 2 bed terrace. Private yard. £90 pw – Tel. 07961 583624 TOWN centre, 2 bed terrace house with enclosed garden. £390 pcm – Tel. 07970 712852

KEXBOROUGH ALLENDALE ROAD 3 bed semi. Corner plot with garage. £450 pcm

GRIMETHORPE

Modern 3 bed town house £425 pcm

Tel. 07921 874338

Town Centre

Furnished/unfurnished

3 bed terraced Yard at rear

£425 pcm

Bond required. No DSS

07971 297559 TOWN centre, spacious furnished studio with en suite shower room, DG, security entry. £62 pw including GCH and CT - Tel. 01226 791361

HOYLAND Common, fully equipped modern two bed house. GCH, DG, alarm. Garden, parking, lovely views. Professionals only. No pets or smokers. £425 pcm + bond and employer and landlord references available for the 2nd February – Tel. 07833 585831 & 07843589138 NEWLY refurbished 2 bed terrace, Worsbrough Dale. Open plan layout, DG, GCH, lovely open views to rear, sunny garden. Working tenants only. £400 pcm plus bond. First month rent half price – Tel. 07931 408690 ROYSTON, 3 bed terrace. Unfurnished, GCH, DG, rear garden. DSS welcome. £375 pcm, £400 bond. References required – Tel. 07810 498089 or 01226 700624 POGMOOR Road, 2 bed apartment. Living room / dining kitchen, 2 bathrooms, private parking. Close to hospital, town centre and M1. £430 pcm – Tel. 07900 007076 NO bond. Wilkinson Street, town centre. Much improved 2 bed terrace. £350 pcm, DSS considered, part furnished – Tel. 07931 572734 NO bond. Milgate street, Royston. 1 bed terrace, well presented. £325 pcm. DSS considered, part furnished – Tel. 07931 572734 ELSECAR, modern 2 bed semi. GCH, DG, quiet cul–de–sac. £400 pcm, £400 bond. No DSS – Tel. 07956 849826 TWO bedroom terrace for rent. £85 pw, £350 bond. GCH, close to town centre. Sorry no DSS – Tel. 07786 516533 NO bond. 3 bed terrace, Bridge Street, Darton. Part furnished, enclosed rear yard. DSS considered, £375 pcm – Tel. 07931 572734 BARNSLEY town centre, furnished 2 bedroomed luxury terrace, recently modernised. £420 pcm, bond required, no DSS – Tel. 07950 282558

ST ANNES ON SEA, LINDUM HOTEL 4th. to 8th Feb. 2013. Total Cost £140.00 Super food. You will be very full. Seafront hotel. BLACKPOOL, MELVILLE HOTEL 4th. to 8th February 2013. Total Cost £120.00

2013 BROCHURE AVAILABLE PAIGNTON, PALACE HOTEL 11th. to 15th February 2013. Total Cost £180.00 LLANDUDNO, QUEENS HOTEL 11th to 15th February 2013. Total Cost £190.00 Themed week. You will enjoy this one.

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PAIGNTON, PALACE HOTEL 11th to 15th February 2013. Total Cost £180.00 Seafront hotel. Quality three star hotel. PAIGNTON, QUEENS HOTEL 25th February to 1st March 2013. Total Cost £179.00 BLACKPOOL, PARK HOUSE HOTEL 4th to 8th March 2013. Total Cost £199.00 TORQUAY, HEADLANDS HOTEL 4th to 8th March 2013. Total Cost £179.00 EASTBOURNE, ALBANY HOTEL 11th to 15th March 2013. Total Cost £210.00

TELEPHONE 01226 286830

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camping and caravanning

01226 240222 243243/240444 Wheelchair friendly.

INGOLDMELLS, Promenade site. Caravan, sleeps six, families only, no pets. Easter Monday to Friday and Spring Bank – Tel. 07719 706372 or 01226 385744

Telephone:

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Our leaflet department offers a first class cost-effective service ensuring your business message reaches your intended target audience. Telephone

holiday accommodation

Janet Brookes 734635 or Mike Dawson 734650

BRIDLINGTON, Westward Ho! Guest House. Barnsley family. 100 yards from Harbour and amenities – Tel. 01262 670110

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part time courses and tuition ROCKLEY DENE CARE HOMES Park Road, Worsbrough requires

RGN’s

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Contact Beryl Furnell

property

01226 207916 ALSO

EXPERIENCED CARE ASSISTANTS Various hours Contact Claire Milnes

you can either call 01226 734666 or email property @barnsley-chronicle.co.uk

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EVENING TAKE AWAY DELIVERY DRIVERS URGENTLY REQUIRED

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Need Voluntary Listening Volunteers Voluntary Support Volunteers EG PUBLICITY, FUNDRAISING, IT, SHOP ASSISTANT Why not come along to a MEET AND GREET at Barnsley Branch, 77 Pitt Street West, Barnsley S70 1BN

Wed. 9th Jan. at 7.30 p.m. – Sat. 12th Jan. at 10 a.m.

CASH OFFER FOR YOUR PROPERTY WITHIN 24 HOURS We will give you more options than anyone else!

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Cash offer within 24 hours Fast, local and friendly Text us your address and we’ll make an offer within 2 hours

Call 01226 323130 Call or text Jane on 07790 225436 (STANDARD NETWORK RATES APPLY)

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Must be reliable and flexible with excellent customer service skills. Own car and knowledge of Barnsley area essential. Tel:

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PART TIME

CARERS REQUIRED Must be flexible. Car drivers essential

Tel. 01226 243111 FRIENDLY family support worker to accompany two brothers with additional needs to access clubs and groups. 7 hours pw, £6.70 ph. Evenings and weekends. Flexibility and use of own car essential. Subject to Enhanced CRB check. For an application pack please – Tel. 01226 736601 quoting ref LE/001 AVON representatives / team leaders wanted. Free start up pack and samples – Tel. Pauline 07876 134372 PART time person required for general cafe work, non smoker, own transport - Tel. 01226 294285

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TOWN centre, spacious furnished studio with en suite shower room, DG, security entry. ÂŁ62 pw including GCH and CT - Tel. 01226 791361

Window Cleaning Work FOR SALE

£40 pw. Move in fast. No deposit. Quality rooms and bedsits in Barnsley - Tel. 07807 302239 LARGE double room, town centre. Stunning contemporary property, 1 only. Professional people – Tel. 07850 915702 www.nckproperties.co.uk

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LARGE double room, en suite, available now, Ardsley. No DSS – Tel. 07850 915702 www.nckproperties.co.uk

commercial premises

ROOMS and bedsits to let, some en suite. Clean, fully furnished. Bills included. Unemployed welcome – Tel. 07500 906801 or 07449 399178 ROOMS, single or double. Pontefract Road area. Bond and references required. No pets – Tel. Free 0800 3282219

TANNING and Beauty Therapy shop to let, Sheffield Road. All ready to go – Tel. 07960 806751

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classifiedrecruitment full time sits vac CARE & SUPPORT WORKERS

ALL AREAS OF BARNSLEY, INCLUDING SILKSTONE, PENISTONE and DEARNE Training provided. Car drivers essential. £6.55 per hour plus advance holiday pay supplement. Specialist Care Worker £7.30 – £9.00 p.h. Experienced carers to support children and young people with a wide range of complex needs. Call Caremark 01226 720745 BMBC Accredited

GP PRACTICE NURSE

COOK required, must be qualified food hygiene, Health and Safety, also Senior care staff to work days and nights, NVQ Level 3 preferred – Tel. 01226 742977

Mini Me’s Nursery

Playworker/ Supply Work

NVQ level 3 or equivalent Contact Donna 01226 321855 or donna@minimesnursery.com

HOURS NEGOTIABLE

Closing date: 18th Jan 13

We are recruiting an EXPERIENCED General Practice Nurse to complement our existing team within Mexborough and Conisbrough. Excellent salary, QoF Bonus and NHS Pension. No weekend work or Bank Holiday working. All aspects of GP nursing including baby clinic, chronic disease management, vaccinations, and cytology. If you are experienced and flexible – please call Lisa Ripley 07762 124 380

Simon Blyth

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FULL TIME SALES NEGOTIATOR Experience essential. Apply via e-mail attaching CV to

Senior Operatives (De-Boxing)

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Based within our low risk department you will ensure that targets are met by your team of up to 5 Production Operatives, The role involves ensuring that meat is de-boxed to plan, complete accurate temperature checks, microwaving meat products and ensuring that all paperwork is completed with accurate information, promote teamwork on the shift and have good housekeeping knowledge. Hours of work are rotating shifts 6 a.m. – 2 p.m. and 2 p.m. – 10 p.m. Monday to Friday. Flexibility around these core hours is essential and there is an element of overtime which may include weekends. Rates of pay to be discussed at interview. Please apply in writing enclosing a current C.V. to: HR Department, Cranswick Convenience Foods, Valley Park Industrial Estate, Wombwell, Barnsley, S73 0UN. Tel. 01226 344400. Fax 01226 272900 Closing Date: 11th January 2013

SPRINGWELL COMMUNITY SPECIAL SCHOOL and Wider Borough Services St Helen’s Boulevard, Carlton Barnsley, S71 2AY.

Tel: 01226 291133 www.springwellcommunityschool.co.uk

Support Workers within School and Service REQUIRED AS SOON AS POSSIBLE Scale 2 - £13,589 to £15,444 Scale 4 - £17,161 to £19,126 Both scales are pro rata - 33 hours per week - term time only Exciting opportunity to join an innovative and ‘cutting edge’ ESB provision, rated Outstanding in the last Ofsted inspection 2012. Purpose of the posts: • To support individual pupils and/or small groups of pupils in school or outreach settings You will have • At least Level 2 qualifications in English, Maths and ICT • Experience of support in an educational setting preferred • A passion and enthusiasm for working with children and young people • A determination to ensure that all children and young people achieve their highest potential. • An ability to personalise learning for pupils with a range of behavioural and special needs and ensure the achievement of the Every Child Matters Five Outcomes • Essential requirements outlined in the person specification

martin.thornton@simonblyth.co.uk

Due to continued expansion we currently require an

OPERATIONS TEAM LEADER

Based at our new Control Room in Dodworth, you will be part of our growing Operations Team. An excellent communicator you will be responsible for monitoring CCTV, advising Security Officers on-site, writing reports and gathering information relevant for the security of our client’s property. This is an excellent opportunity for the right candidate to create a superb long term career opportunity with a local company. A current SIA licence is a requirement for this position. For more details please visit our website www.doyleconsultants.co.uk or email The Operations Manager martin.crossland@doylesecurity.co.uk

CRIGGLESTONE DAY CARE High Street, Crigglestone, Wakefield WF4 3EB

Deputy Manager - Full time (37 hours) £21,672 pa

Room Leader (Under Threes) - Full time (37 hours) £19,354 pa

We require the above staff for busy and well established child care facility located in Crigglestone Nursery School. For further information and an application form please contact Marie Burke on 01924 303290 or email enquiries@crigglestone.wakefield.sch.uk Closing date for applications 4pm Friday 18th January

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NORSE COMMERCIAL SERVICES Barnsley Norse CLEANING DIVISION We are currently recruiting for the following vacancy:

Area Cleaning Supervisor, Barnsley Various Locations (Use of own car required - mileage allowance paid)

Minimum 10 hpw £7.77 per hour Closing Date: Friday 21 January 2013 The main duties for this post will include supervision of cleaning staff, arranging absence cover, knowledge of cleaning supplies and ordering of same. Some cleaning required occasionally.

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For further information or to request an application pack please contact the school on 01226 291133. Application forms to be returned to Springwell Community School at the address above. Closing date: Thursday 24th January Please note candidates may be contacted on Friday 25th January to be invited for interview on Tuesday 29th January. To advertise telephone

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classifiedrecruitment classifiedmotors Darfield Valley Primary School

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EARLY YEARS PRACTITIONER Level 3 qualified To request an application pack or for more information please contact Dawn on 01226 200696. The Sandpit Nursery is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment. The post is subject to a CRB check.

Snapehill Road, Darfield, Barnsley, S73 9LT. Telephone 01226 753048.

CLASS TEACHER MPS/UPS Fixed term until 31st August 2013 Required as soon as possible. We have a vacancy for a committed, highly motivated teacher who can demonstrate excellent classroom practice in Key Stage 2. We are looking for someone with the ability to inspire pupils and ensure they achieve their potential. You will be working in an enthusiastic team of supportive professionals and will benefit from on-going professional development opportunities. Darfield Valley is a modern, well resourced school with enthusiastic pupils who love to learn. Visits to school are warmly welcomed and can be arranged by contacting the school on 01226 753048. Application forms are available from and returnable to the school at the address above. Closing date: 12 Noon, Friday 18th January 2013 The Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Closing date: Friday, 18th January, 2013

BARNSLEY Metropolitan Borough Council

EXPERIENCED GENTS HAIRSTYLIST Also Experienced Ladies Stylist

REQUIRED

Due to our continued growth and future expansion plans, we now require a fully experienced gents hairstylist to join our team. You must have a minimum 3 years experience within a busy salon and have the necessary skills and qualifications to provide a quality caring service, with the emphasis on ‘total customer care’. We are also looking for a bright and enthusiastic ladies stylist to join our ladies team. You will be joining a happy motivated workforce and enjoy a good salary and bonus structure with excellent career potential. Kindly apply in writing, including your CV and contact telephone number, to the General Manager at the address below. All interviews will be in the strictest confidence.

THE BARBER SHOP COMPANY LIMITED 80-82 Sheffield Road, Hoyland Common, Barnsley S74 0DQ

KENDRAY PRIMARY SCHOOL THORNTON ROAD, KENDRAY, BARNSLEY S70 3NG Tel: 01226 284719 Fax: 01226 734029

TEACHING ASSISTANT LEVEL 2 Scale 3 pro-rata Hours: 30 hours per week – 8.30am to 3.30pm. Term time only + 5 INSET Training Days. (39 weeks per year.) We are looking for an enthusiastic and caring person to support Kendray’s inclusive and personalised approach to learning. We are seeking a team player interested in developing their career. The successful applicant must be willing to be flexible to work throughout all Key Stages including Early Years. Required to start as soon as possible. The successful applicant will work under the clear instruction and guidance of The Leadership Team. Visiting the school is welcomed. The successful candidate will be required to complete a Criminal Records Disclosure form in line with Section 115 of the Police Act 1997. Please note closing date Friday 18 January 2013 at 12 noon Further details and an application pack are available from Mrs S Snowball, Business Manager at Kendray Primary School Tel: 01226 284719. Completed applications should be returned to the school.

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BARNSLEY BUSINESS & INNOVATION CENTRE LTD

OPERATIONS ADMINISTRATOR A new opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic and motivated individual to join our team at BBIC Wilthorpe site. Reporting to the Operations Manager, key duties of the post include: • Administrative support to the Operations Manager • Supervision of Reception and Central Services • PA support to CEO/Operations Manager Applicants should possess good organisation and communication skills, have some supervisory experience and be IT literate with experience of using MS Office Pro applications including Word, Excel, Outlook and Publisher. To apply for the above post, send your CV with a covering letter to:

Lyndsey Maw. BBIC Ltd. Innovation Way, Wilthorpe, Barnsley. S75 1JL. Closing date for applications: Friday 11th January 2013

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TOYOTA Yaris TR, 59 plate, 5 door hatchback, 9500 miles, excellent condition, bargain £6000. sale due to bereavement. – Tel. 01226 217268 or 07969 797316

WESTERN STREET MOTORS Long Established Used Car Specialist 40 WESTERN STREET, BARNSLEY.

TEL: BARNSLEY 290977

52 FORD FOCUS 1.8 LX ESTATE, FSH, excellent condition ........................................................£1495 2004 MONDEO MISTRAL TDCi DIESEL, 1 year’s MOT, very clean ............................................£1495 51 PEUGEOT 307 GLX HDi DIESEL, tested Oct., drives superb ................................................£1295 53 FORD KA 1.3, only 33,000 miles, PAS, stereo, v.g.c. ..............................................................£1495 52 MONDEO GHIA TDCi DIESEL AUTOMATIC, service history, good spec. ............................£1495 2001 CITROEN PICASSO SX DIESEL, 1 owner, FSH ................................................................£1195 52 ASTRA 1.4, c/l, e/w, PAS, a/c, CD player, 1 year’s MOT....................................................£995 51 HONDA ACCORD 1.8 VTEC, excellent condition for year ..........................................................£1395 2001 PEUGEOT 206 1.4 GLX, 5 door, choice of two ......................................................................£1195 (Y) PUNTO 1.2, only 59,000 miles, taxed and tested ..............................................................£895 2001 CLIO 1.4, 5 door, facelift model, low miles, FSH, ..............................................................£1395 51 RENAULT SCENIC DIESEL, v.g.c. throughout ......................................................................£1095 2000 CITROEN SAXO 1.6 VTR, 1 year’s MOT £695 (V) VW POLO 1.0, tested Nov 13 ....................£695 2000 FIESTA 1.3, tested Sept 13....................£695 (X) ROVER 45 1.4, tested Dec 13 ..................£795 (T) PEUGEOT 406 1.6 ESTATE, tested Sept. ..£650

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Factory Nights Hygiene Senior Supervisor We are looking for a self motivated individual, to be representative of the Company’s high standards, who can conduct themselves in a professional and positive manner at all times. Responsible for supervising, monitoring and improving standards in both the low and high care food factor. Ensuring that high standards of factory hygiene are maintained, without adversely affecting the safety of product or manufacturing efficiencies. The role covers all aspects of cleaning/hygiene duties, incorporating full equipment strip down and deep cleans in the high and low risk areas. You will be responsible for the Health and Safety of all staff under your charge inclusive of ensuring that all PPE is issued and any external training requirements (Chemical Handling training etc.) are fulfilled. Experience within a high speed production line environment within the food industry is essential. The position follows a weekly shift pattern of Sun 6pm to 2am, Monday to Thursdays 10pm to 6am fixed night shift. Salary to be discussed at interview stage. Please apply in writing enclosing a current C.V. to: HR Department, Cranswick Convenience Foods, Valley Park Industrial Estate, Wombwell, Barnsley, S73 0UN. Closing Date: Friday, 25th January, 2013

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04 (53) KIA RIO 1.3 ......................£695 Y FIAT BRAVO 1.6.............................£595 03 ROVER 25 1.4, long MOT .........£795 P PEUGEOT 406 2.0, long T&T..........£495 • All Mechanical Repairs 02 MITSUBISHI CHARISMA 1.6, long to MOT standard MOT, taxed......................................£795 • Timing Belts • Clutches Y FIAT PUNTO 1.2, long MOT ........£695 • Servicing • Accident Repairs Y FORD KA 1.3, full MOT...............£595 • Welding • Save £££’s on Catalysts

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A LOOK AT WHY 2012 WAS A FLAMING GOOD YEAR A sunny Monday in a sodden summer when the Olympic torch came to Barnsley was a highlight but an array of extraordinary ordinary people put in gold medal performances in 2012. Ian Thompson reports. BARNSLEY is not known nationally for its joie de vivre but the day the Olympic torch came to town in June put that to bed. About 40,000 people lined the streets to welcome the flame. Flag-waving school children formed parts of what was believed to be the biggest crowd to gather across the borough. An honoured group had their 15 minutes of fame — or should that be flame? — as they ran with the torch through Lundwood, Cundy Cross, the town centre, Darton and Kexborough. Olympic medallist Dorothy Hyman said carrying the torch brought back memories of her success in Rome. The sprinter won silver and bronze medals in 1960. “The atmosphere and excitement got better and better and I found it very emotional,” she said. Jack Mitchell-Ryan got a standing ovation when he rose from his wheelchair and walked with the torch. The 19-year-old from Royston was injured in a freak accident two years ago. Others had a successful year. Actress Katherine Kelly scooped a National Television Award days after making a dramatic exit from ‘Coronation Street’. She won ‘Best Serial Drama Performance’ but was unable to collect her award as she was on stage at the National Theatre in a production of ‘She Stoops to Conquer’. Car salesman Chris Heritage, 24, of Millhouse Green, ran more than two marathons in two days before jumping out of a plane for the charity MIND. There was a happy ending when seven horses were rescued from burning stables in Preston Way, Monk Bretton. Residents alerted the owners Karen Toon, of Athersley North, and Jayne Firth, of Lundwood. One horse came out when residents forced the stable doors open with a crowbar but the others stayed inside because they were scared. Karen and Jayne led the horses to safety. Prince Charles spent more than an hour meeting Chronicle staff on a visit to the company. Archaeological surveys on the 17th century Rockley blast furnace and an engine house on the Wentworth Castle estate

A star is born: Successful actress Katherine Kelly. paved the way for their restoration. The South Yorkshire Industrial History Society feared the weather was taking its toll on the monuments. Talking of weather, torrential rain in July brought a repeat of the floods of 2007. Lang Avenue at Lundwood was blocked as homes were submerged, a woman moved into her home at Low Valley only hours before the River Dove broke its banks and a Dodworth farmer’s crops were blighted. Barnsley was declared the toughest place to be a teenager. Youngsters faced an ‘almost insurmountable’ challenge battling against a mix of social factors standing in the way of achievement, according to education specialists Ambitious Minds. A report said Barnsley was blighted by poor educational attainment of its young people, lack of jobs, affordability of housing and the cost of higher education. Ardsley artist Tony Heald made light of the theft of one of his paintings from Munster City Gallery, Germany. He wondered if it had put him in the same league as Munch, Picasso, da Vinci and others who had had their works stolen.

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Torchbearer: Dorothy Hyman leads the procession.


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