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Introducing Barnsley 4 Me... ARNSLEY 4 Me is a new online directory offering information on more than 8,000 businesses throughout the borough, all at the click of a button. The concise directory, which is free to use and has a free business listing, aims to promote business in Barnsley by encouraging people to search for nearby companies in the first instance to support their local economy. For individuals, Barnsley 4 Me provides all the information needed on local businesses, including how many businesses within the borough provide the required services and a map showing their exact locations. Meanwhile the directory also has fantastic business to business appeal, encouraging local companies to support one another by trading within the borough. Designed with ease in mind, users can search for businesses in a number of simple ways; through popular classifications, type of business, company name or within a certain area/postcode. Each business listing includes the company name, address, contact number and map location, but a variety of further advertising options are available enabling businesses to enhance their profiles. Upgrading allows businesses to add
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Better to do Business in Barnsley... As we steadily emerge from a hard hitting recession it’s arguably more important than ever to support our local businesses and encourage the green shoots of recovery. Barnsley 4 Me offers a valuable service in helping individuals and businesses within Barnsley to achieve this. Business consultant, David Petherbridge, a member of the Barnsley and Rotherham Chamber of Commerce, has shown his support for the new directory, stating anything that makes local businesses more accessible is a great benefit to the town. “I have worked within the hospitality industry for around 40 years, spending 23 years as general manager/managing director at Ardsley House Hotel,” says David. “During my time in business within Barnsley there have been a lot of changes, most notably the decline of manufacturing within the town although a few strong companies remain in this area. “In its place have come a lot of small businesses, many of which are very successful, also the town has a great number of entrepreneurs who have a lot to offer. “Recovery from the recession is slow but the people of Barnsley are optimistic and large businesses, such as Premier Inn, are taking an interest in the town showing confidence in the area. “I think Barnsley is a fantastic place to do business, it’s in an excellent location and there is a great work ethic here.
“We have a lot of skilled people wanting to develop their business ideas in Barnsley. It’s vital for people to support these local companies in order to boost the economy. “During my time at Ardsley House Hotel I used local suppliers where at all possible and generally saw a return to the business from those I worked with. “If Barnsley businesses offer competitive rates and quality products/services there is no reason for people to look elsewhere. “Barnsley 4 Me should help promote this and in my opinion anything that makes local business more accessible has got to be a benefit.”
Worker set on to Is your prized pooch Barnsley’s dandiest? welcome visitors A WORKER has been appointed by the council to welcome visitors to the town centre. Lisa Mynett, of Great Houghton, will patrol the town centre, welcoming visitors, responding to incidents and helping to reduce anti-social behaviour. The 34-year-old said: “My job is to deal with any issues, such as littering, fly-posters, graffiti or drinking in the town, proactively. “I will also be the face of the council and interact with shoppers and businesses.” Lisa will also be inviting traders and store managers to regular Barnsley Voice meetings, where any issues affecting the town can be discussed.
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ENTRIES have already started to come in from Barnsley animal lovers hoping their dog is the town’s dandiest. There is plenty of time for readers to enter their ow n handsome hounds into the Chronicle’s 2010 Dandy Dogs competition. The w inner w ill get £500 wor th of veterinar y treatment from main sponsor Vets4Pets of Wilthorpe Road and the nine runners up w ill receive a single booster vaccination. This year ’s associate sponsors are Stan P lus Stan 2, professional photographers of Shambles Street, w ho are offering
The Mall Barnsley is giving the w inner a £100 Mall gif t card and a £50 gif t card for two runners up. Barnsley Metrodome is providing the venue for the final on Monday June 28 w here Barnsley Animal Rescue Charity w ill put together a mini-dog show for the final ten. the w inning dog a session and 12x10 photograph wor th £170. Nine runners
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The door was unlocked so Craig went in, put her in the recovery position and phoned for an ambulance. Craig, 31, won the top prize for the Yorkshire, Lincolnshire and North East section of the awards recognising Royal Mail staff who have ‘gone the extra mile’. Now the father-of-one, who has been a postman for eight years, will travel to London to see if he is crowned postie of the year on May 24.
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Barnsley Council put a cap on home care bills so nobody should pay more than £60 a week for home help compared to £850 in Brighton and £328 in Cambridge. The type of care involved includes helping people get washed, dressed and fed and is mainly given to over-65s and disabled people of any age. A council spokesman
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Disabled to have say DISABLED people in Barnsley are to be given more control over how public money is spent on their behalf. Barnsley Council has teamed up with Sheffield City Council to become a ‘trailblazer site’. That means disabled people will have more choice over what support and services they receive. Barnsley is one of ten pilot schemes being run across England. The borough will get £710,000 to fund the scheme over two years.
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THOUSANDS OF EELS TO BE SET FREE BY ADAM CIVICO THOUSANDS of eels will be released by ecologists into the Dearne Valley. A truck will deliver 50,000 young eels to the Old Moor Wetlands Centre at Broomhill on Friday. The site is managed by the RSPB.
Reserve manager Pete Wall said eels used to be widespread in the valley but had been wiped out because of pollution caused by industrialisation. RSPB is working with other organisations including The Environment Agency and Natural England on a project called The Dearne Valley Green Heart.
The reintroduction of eels is part of that. Pete said: “Eels used to be in the Dearne in huge numbers and were a staple of the diet before the Don and Dearne rivers became highly polluted. “There has been a 95 per cent decline since industrialisation. “It is a species that has been lost from the river system but
of the food chain and are likely to encourage birds like bitterns back to the Dearne Valley.” The project had to submit an application to the Environment Agency to convince them that Old Moor was an appropriate place. “We got the call last week to say we were getting them,” said Pete. They will be captured in
that ought to be present. “The washlands at Old Moor have been identified as an ideal habitat for eels.” Their reintroduction will also be of benefit to the bird population at Old Moor. “Some will be eaten by the birds,” said Pete. “Which we do not think is a bad thing. “They are an important part
the river Severn before being driven to Barnsley. In preparation for their arrival a number of ‘eel passes’ are being installed that will allow the eels to make their way from the wetlands into the river. The passes resemble a gutter with upright ‘bristles’ that allow the eels to get over them.
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Hero’s welcome: Serving soldier Emma Pettinger who has returned from Afghanistan meets Mayor Coun John Parkinson. Picture: Wes Hobson
Emma gets hero’s welcome A SOLDIER who has returned from Afghanistan visited the Barnsley cadets. Emma Pettinger, 22, who serves with the Royal Army Medical Corps, talked to aspiring troops at the TA Centre on Wakefield Road. Dad Darren, of Worsbrough Road, Blacker Hill, said she always got a hero’s welcome when she came home.
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CHANGES to the junctions of the Peel Centre retail park onto Harborough Hill Road have been approved, even though councillors were concerned they would increase pollution. A new road to the Peel Centre will come out onto
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put in its place. All goods traffic will have to go up Harborough Hill to the roundabout at Sheffield Road and Westway. The council had previously refused permission, but the company appealed and a public inquiry began. This was halted when the firm put forward a revised plan which it said took account of some of the concerns, but councillors refused this plan as well on pollution grounds due to the extra goods vehicles going up the hill. The company which owns the site said it would appeal and apply for further costs if the council did not reconsider its position. A council spokesman said: “A report was put to planning regulatory board on April 6, which included legal advice that a further refusal of the amended proposal would be unsustainable and could lead to further costs being incurred by the council.” The plans have now been approved. Coun Birkinshaw said: “I think a lot of board members were unhappy to be put in that position, feeling like they had to back off. “Peel were throwing money at it.”
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SPORTS SHOP OWNER, DIES AGED 62 BY EMMA SPENCER A town centre sports shop owner, Barry Keegan, has died aged 62. Keegan Sports has been in business on old Doncaster Road for 26 years and was set up by Barry’s father Walter. Barry trained as a mechanic with Barnsley Brewery but joined the family business which he ran with wife Kathleen. He grew up on Tune Street where his parents ran an off licence before moving to Ardsley where Barry met Kathleen. He played badminton but also took to the field many times for Carlton Cricket Club. He would later sponsor junior and senior cricket leagues including the Keegan Sports Barnsley and District League. Away from sport, Barry and Kathleen were invol-
ved in community life and youth activities. Barry, of Ambleside Grove, Ardsley, was chairman of Ardsley and Stairfoot Community Association and over the years had led youth clubs at Ardsley, Millhouse
Green, St Helen’s and Royston. He and his family were keen skiers and travelled all over the world. Daughters Helen and Lisa, now 37 and 27 respectively, were both in the British Children’s Team and Barry was on the committee of the Yorkshire and Humberside Ski Federation. Barry also leaves two grandchildren Olivia, eight, and Jacob, four. Kathleen said: “He loved working with young people and has helped a lot. “I think cricket was his main love but he loved to ski all over the world. “He was very well known through the shop and with the youth service.” The service was held on Monday at Ardsley Crematorium.
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Children’s centre wants to build A CHILDREN’S centre is planning to build a pram and buggy shelter. Robert Skidmore, of Dodworth and Gilroyd Children’s Centre on Silverdale Drive at Gilroyd has applied to the council for permission to build the centre. Other applications include: Leslie Newsome, 52 Lambert Road, Kendray, for re-roof; Roger Armitage, 5 Kendal Green, Worsbrough, for erection of detached garage; Andrew Wilson, 205 Rotherham Road, Monk Bretton, for creation of access to classified road; Mrs B Sayell, 19 Armyne Grove, Cundy Cross, for single-storey rear extension to dwelling for disabled person; Mr J Thomas, c/o agent for amendment to siting and design of previously approved scheme for detached dwelling at land adjacent 12 Jermyn Croft, Dodworth; Ben Redfern, c/o agent for erection of studio flat at land at Springfield Street, Barnsley; R Allen, 26 Arundel Drive, Lundwood, for detached garage to rear of dwelling; Emma Charlesworth, 95 Mount Vernon Road for detached double garage with attached conservatory; M Wormersley, 15 Bridge Gardens, Barnsley for remodelling of roof including the raising of the ridge height by about 1.9m and installation of three dormer windows.
Wartime play to be performed at Civic A PLAY by a Barnsley writer, which follows the lives of a Polish family during World War Two, will be perfomed at the Civic next month. A Distant Country will follow the family as they travel from Poland to Yorkshire via Siberia, Iran and Italy. The story is told in a series of recollections by an 85-yearold Pole to his great-granddaughter. Writer Sylvia Le Breton, from Cawthorne, gathered information from the children of the Polish people, who were able to find a safe home in Barnsley. Many of the soldiers came to the army camp at Cannon Hall, living in one of the Nissen huts which were dotted around the park. A Distant Country will run from June 7 to 10. Tickets from Gallery 2 and Cannon Hall.
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2003 HONDA ACCORD 2.0 VTEC SE EXECUTIVE. Full Honda history. VGC. T. & T. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .£2250 51 MONDEO 2.0 ZETEC ESTATE, very clean and tidy, 1 year’s MOT . . . . . . . . . . .£1595 2001 SKODA OCTAVIA 2.0 AMBIENTE ESTATE, 1 owner, good condition . .£1795 (W) PEUGEOT 406 HDi DIESEL, good spec., timing belt done . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .£1195 98 FIESTA DIESEL, excellent condition for year . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .£950 (V) TOYOTA 1.0 YARIS, VGC for year. T. & T. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .£1495 2001 MICRA 1.0, 1 owner, 51,000 miles. Tested Feb., taxed July . . . . . . . . . .£1295 (V) FIESTA 1.25 GHIA 5 DR., PAS, c/l, e/w, stereo. Very clean . . . . . . . . . . . . . .£1295 (V) SEAT IBIZA 1.4 L, same as VW Polo. PAS, VGC . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .£1295 2002 NISSAN ALMERA 1.5 TWISTER, c/l, e/w, PAS, CD player, a/c, FSH. VGC .£1795 (S) FORD PUMA 1.4, c/l, e/w, PAS, alloys, Ford CD. Long test . . . . . . . . . . . . . .£1395 2001 RENAULT MEGANE 1.4 EXPRESSION, 56,000 miles, nice car£1395 (W) MICRA 1.0 CELEBRATION, PAS, 1 year’s MOT, very clean . . . . . . . . . . . .£895 97 ASTRA DIESEL ESTATE, 1 year’s MOT . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .£695
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Furnished and equipped, two bed apartment. Suitable for person working in the area in need of second home
Town centre shop. 280 ft2 shop floor 114 ft2 shop floor/storage Easy in/out terms £175 pw including rates
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HOYLAND shop, fully modernised, available, £75 rent and rates, long lease available. Call Terry on 07956 558499
£425 pcm + Bond
WAREHOUSE to let, 1100 sq. ft with secure yard. £135 per wk + VAT. Covered by 24 hour monitor CCTV. Carlton Ind. Est. – Tel. 01226 733222
Three bed house. Garden to front and rear.
ROOM to let. Would suit beauty or hairdressing. Contact Louise – Tel. 07867610458
No DSS or pets
£450 pcm + Bond
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SHOP to Let, prominent position in Mapplewell villiage – Tel. 07815 738533
NEW 1 & 2 BED LUXURY APARTMENTS Close to town, hospital and motorway. PVC double glazing, central heating etc. Carpets, blinds and appliances fitted. Reserved parking/garages. Rents from £350 per calendar month plus bond. Contact Paul:
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HEMINGFIELD One bedroom, fully furnished house, good condition. NO DSS, PETS OR SMOKERS
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ROOM, Hoyland Common. Newly furnished, clean, quiet, secure. Employed only. £60 inclusive – Tel. 07902 105193
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ROOMS for rent, town centre 1 minute. All bills inclusive. No DSS, £60 pw – Tel. 07719 550797
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PRIVATE hire company, airport specialists, BMBC licensed, lots of repeat bookings, includes memorable telephone number plus 54 Reg Tourneo. Offers around £15,000 – Tel. 07739 176369
76 Barnsley Road, Wombwell. £80 per week. Available now
MARKET business for sale with sellable lease, fully stocked – Tel. 07780 902432 for further details WINDOW Cleaning round for sale with or without van – Tel. 07977 240649 FISH and chip shop. Offers around £22,000 – Tel. 07931 176564
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classifiedrecruitment part time sits vac BRIERLEY TOWN COUNCIL CLERK TO THE COUNCIL (initially temporary to cover for long-term sickness) The position requires a person with management and administrative experience and knowledge of Local Government. You will be advising the Council, servicing its meetings and putting into effect its decisions. Responsible for the day to day management of the Council’s business to provide efficient services a range of skills and abilities are required. The Clerk will be required to commit a minimum of 16 Hours per week to Council business. Some occasional evening/weekend work is required. Hours and pay are negotiable. For further details and an application form please contact: Town Mayor Tel: 01226 715286 Closing Date: 28 May 2010
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ENTHUSIASTIC male, with C&G Technical Certificate, looking for plumbing apprenticeship – Tel. 07932 066953
DISABLED gentleman in the Darton area with complex care needs including verbal communication difficulties, requires a Personal Assistant to cover 10 hours per week (times of work to be arranged). £9.00 per hour. Duties include personal and social care, preparation of meals, stimulation and exercise. For an application pack please – Tel. Penderels Trust on 01226 201661 quoting reference SC/ PM. Closing date Friday 21st May 2010. THE Booze Cruiser requires part time evening Owner Delivery Drivers. Must be well presented, customer friendly, punctual and hard working. Good knowledge of the Barnsley area and take out delivery experience preferred. – Tel. 01226 206100 after 6 p.m. EXPERIENCED special needs Carer required for 16 hours per week, early evenings and weekends initially, to assist taking disabled gentleman out for social activities, including personal care. Must be flexible and car driver. For further details – Tel. 01226 241890
GARDENER required for small bungalow garden, no weekends, regular work, more work available if satisfactory. Call for details on – Tel. 01226 248114 BAR staff required. Experience preferred. Evenings and weekends. Must have own transport. The Ash Inn, Wombwell Lane, Wombwell – Tel. 01226 341646 EARN cash every week delivering and collecting catalogues. Exclusive local territory, no outlay – Tel. Betterware on 0845 1255000 www.betterware.co.uk EXPERIENCED part time Unisex Stylist required (cutting only) at Barnsley or South Emsall – Tel. 07876 797119 HAIRDRESSER required part–time. Must be able to roller set and perm. – Tel. 01226 281321 or 213605 AVON. Earn extra money. Free gift for joining – Tel. or text Julie on 07947 601513 AVON representatives wanted, free starter kit – Tel. Fran on 01226 701053 or 07957 801428
MODERN 3 bedroom semi, Burton Grange, quiet residential area. Lovely kitchen with dishwasher, washer, fridge freezer. GCH, DG. Private garden and parking. £465 pcm. Bond & refs required. No pets – Tel. 07939 156949 PENISTONE, 3 bed terrace, part furnished, new kitchen, new bathroom, uPVC windows, GCH. £475 pcm, £475 bond. Available May - Tel. 0114 2299719
CUDWORTH, Charles Street. 3 bed terrace, off road parking. GCH. Suit professional family over the age of 25. £99 pw. Advance rent and references – Tel. 01434 633233, 632300, 07860 653166 WOMBWELL area. Two bed inner terrace. Unfurnished, DG, GCH. References and returnable bond required. £375 pcm – Tel. 07710 519145 WOMBWELL. Two bed terrace. GCH. DG. Fitted kitchen and bathroom. Fully carpeted. Parking at rear. Rent to buy this property. No deposit – Tel. 07939 345390
STUDIO Apartment, Gateway Plaza, £395 pcm, £400 bond - Tel. 0114 2299719 www.let2me.info MONK Bretton, two double bedroomed terrace, newly refurbished, new carpets etc. £475 pcm, over 25ʼs and working – Tel. 07950 99114 DARTON, two bed end terrace. GCH, DG, off road parking. Rent to buy this property. For more details – Tel. 0843 3133696 quoting DML MODERN 3 bedroom semi detached house, Dodworth. £450 pcm, £500 bond. Please – Tel. 01226 610037 for more information TOWN centre, 2 / 3 bedroomed house, fully modernised, £390 pcm plus £350 bond. Call Kevin on – Tel. 07590 984308 or Ian on 07990 685542 TOWN centre, 2 bedroom terrace, bathroom, decorated, carpeted. £390 pcm, £299 bond, no DSS – Tel. Barnsley 217585 THREE bed terrace, 10 minutes walk to town. Unfurnished. References required. £410 pcm, £400 bond – Tel. 07787 574434
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SUPERB one bed Studios near Metrodome, Barnsley centre. £375, no deposit!!! – Tel. 07950 991144. Polski & Russia speaking GATEWAY Plaza! Superb one & two bedroom apartments. Reserve now, from £400 pcm – Tel. 07950 991144 TOWN centre, Osborne Street, 2 bed terrace. DSS welcome, £125 per week – Tel. 07932 697468 TOWN centre, Day Street, 2 bed terrace. DSS welcome, £125 per week – Tel. 07932 697468 THURLSTONE, Towngate, cosy 1 bedroom studio flat. £375 pcm – Tel. 07960 806751 1 bed studio flat in Silkstone, £340 pcm suitable for working tenants only over 21 – Tel. 07960 806751 TWO bedroom cottage, Royston area. Available now. No DSS, off road parking – Tel. 07850 915702 WOMBWELL, 2 bed terrace, newly decorated, GCH, DG. No DSS, £395 pcm plus bond – Tel. 07979 861668 FULLY furnished rooms to let in Wombwell. From £60 pw, bills included. DSS welcome – Tel. 07939 014215 or 07984 477575 NEW 2 bed semi, Kingfisher Walk near Wetlands Centre, £475 pcm plus bond £550, No DSS, pets or smokers – Tel. 01226 744675
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Breakdown Coordinator (Evenings - 23 hours per week) Shift Pattern 5 pm – 10 pm Mon – Thurs, 5 pm - 8 pm Friday (£7.85 an hour) Your job would be to take incoming calls from our clients’ drivers who have broken down or had accidents whilst out on the road and find the right solution to their problem using Fleet Support Operations international network of recovery service providers. Part Time Data Analyst (Hours/salary negotiable
dependent on applicant) You must be proficient in Microsoft Access and Excel, you will have a proven track record in generating reports for business use. Please submit your CV and explain why you think you are suited to either role. We would consider both positions to be covered by one applicant if skills were appropriate. Jill Jones, HR Manager, Fleet Support Operations The Recovery Centre, Wakefield Road, Barnsley S71 1NU.
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Service is our strength at Fleet Support Operations. We provide a 24/7 nationwide breakdown service to companies with commercial vehicles.
Burntwood Court Hotel Common Road, Brierley, Barnsley, S72 9ET
The Club at Burntwood Court is looking to recruit a diverse individual within the health and fitness industry and earn £18,000 per annum. The successful candidate is required to possess a fitness instructor’s qualification and possess outstanding interpersonal skills.This opportunity will provide great variety to their working week as it will involve key administrative tasks within sales and reception. For this reason it would be desirable to have proven experience in both areas.The opportunity will also be provided to teach within our already established 85 class studio timetable. Check out our fantastic facilities at www.burntwoodcourt.co.uk To apply, send your CV highlighting your experience and why you would be suitable for the above post to Stuart Prentice, Club Manager at firstname.lastname@example.org Closing date: Monday 24th May 2010.
BATCH & FURNACE MANAGER
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EXPERIENCED OFFICE ADMINISTRATOR required for maternity cover with possibility of job share position afterwards.
We are looking to appoint an enthusiastic and motivated individual to work independently and as part of a team in a busy working environment. Knowledge of Word, Excel, internet and emails essential. Excellent telephone manner is also required. The day-to-day duties will consist of invoicing, order processing, booking transport, preparation of onsite files and documents, answering the telephone and all general office duties. We want to hear from individuals who have 4 GCSEs and/or NVQ Level 2/3 Business Administration.
Highly competitive salary Beatson Clark Limited are a leading manufacturer of glass bottles and containers supplying the beverage, food and pharmaceutical markets. An excellent opportunity now exists for a highly capable Batch & Furnace Manager who will ensure the smooth and continual operation of the department whilst being committed to the ongoing improvement within glass quality and consistency. From raw material management and control in terms of inventory, deliveries, usage and planning through to the efficient running and maintenance of the department you will be experienced in applying root cause analysis and implementing plans for preventive actions. To be considered for this role you must have previous experience of managing a furnace department with glass processing experience being a distinct advantage. For an informal discussion please contact Julia Fleming on 07932 748100 or alternatively please email your cv to Julia.email@example.com Black Box Resourcing, Calls Wharf, 2 The Calls, Leeds, LS2 7JU
Please apply in writing, along with current CV, to: Debbie@atlasec.co.uk Closing date for this position is Friday 14th May 2010, with a view to start end of May, beginning of June 2010.
We have secured new long-term export contracts and require additional employees to operate a permanent night shift as:
Main duties will be wire drawing, rolling and cutting and other general tasks within our multi-skilled workplace. Applicants must have experience of handling wire and must be able to work on their own initiative to produce a high quality product. We offer a good basic hourly rate, the hours of work being 20.00 - 06.00 Monday night to Friday morning. Benefits include contributory pension scheme and free laundered workwear. To apply please contact the company on 01226 763081. Wintwire Ltd., Unit 3 Oxspring Wiremills, Oxspring, Sheffield, S36 8YW. Due to a rapid increase in orders we urgently require experienced individuals to cover the following areas: OFFICE STAFF Order processors – preferably with a knowledge of business micros order processing programmes. WINDOW FABRICATORS All departments CAVITY CLOSER FABRICATORS All departments Please send CV’s for the attention of Paul Hardcastle or visit the factory to collect an application form. THERMAL Window and Conservatory Roof Systems Limited, Unit 17, Redbrook Business Park, Barnsley, South Yorkshire, S75 1JN.
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White’s Bakery Limited
We are seeking an enthusiastic person to join our administrative team, being responsible for the day-to-day accounting functions of the business. The successful applicant will be responsible for processing payroll, cash and banking, dealing with all incoming and outgoing financial issues of the business. Experience desirable but not essential. Full time post – 37 hours per week. Salary £13,000 - £15,000 dependent on experience. If you are interested in this post, please apply by sending your CV and supporting information to:
Kirsty Acklam, White’s Bakery Limited, Charles Street, Worsbrough Bridge, Barnsley S70 5AF Closing date: Friday 14th May 2010
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classifiedrecruitment DRIVERS required. Must be BMBC registered private hire commission / owner drivers. Part or full time vacancies available. Also Telephone Operatives wanted. Immediate start – Tel. 01226 298888 or 240797
CNC Machinists urgently required for immediate start across Yorkshire. Permanent positions available for Turners, Millers and Borers – Tel. Concept Recruitment on 0845 241 4576 (agy)
CLS requires Ground Workers (CSCS), Roller / FTDT Ops (CPCS), 360 Ops (CPCS), Banksmen (CPCS) & Engineers with water (AMPS) experience for new contracts to start August 2010 – Tel. 01924 890833 (agy)
MATURE gentleman requires live–in housekeeper. References & CRB required. Knottingley area – Tel. 01226 388773 ADELE Jones Hairdressing. Stylist required, full or part–time – Tel. Dee on 01226 731726. All applicants treated with strictest confidence
IMMEDIATE start, 15 sales / delivery drivers required for rapidly expanding Yorkshire Import and distribution company. £1600 p/m + bonuses including foreign travel. Applicants must be of smart appearance, self motivated and have their own car. For an immediate interview – Tel. 01226 345883 between 10am – 4pm
HOUSEKEEPER – CAWTHORNE Alzheimer's Society is the leading care and research charity for people with dementia, their families and carers. We are looking to appoint the following:
Post 1: Support Services Manager, Barnsley: 35 hrs p.w; £24,405 You will take responsibility for the planning, coordination and delivery of high quality services for people affected by dementia. Excellent leadership and communication skills are essential as well as proven ability to manage and develop service delivery within a framework of quality improvement policies. You should be qualified to NVQ level 4 (or equivalent) or demonstrate this through relevant experience.
Services Administrator: 17.5 hours per week
You will provide high quality, and efficient administrative support for the successful running of services. You should have good time management and communication skills, and good IT skills including MS Word, MS Excel, MS Outlook and MS PowerPoint. You should hold GCSE level English and Maths, or demonstrate this through relevant experience.
Information Worker: 17.5 hours per week
Experienced Housekeeper required in Cawthorne area. Monday to Friday, 5 days per day. Duties to include cleaning, laundry, shopping and preparation of light meals. Car owner essential. References required.
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WAREHOUSE OPERATIVE A full-time vacancy exists for an experienced forklift truck driver to work a two shift pattern. Palletised goods, varied work pattern. Workwear, safety wear and training to NVQ2 provided. C/B forklift licence and previous experience essential. Please telephone 01226 702500 and ask for the Warehouse Manager, Tapfreight Ltd., 1-3 Industry Road, Carlton Ind. Estate, Barnsley.
We are looking for a well motivated person to develop, maintain, and make available a comprehensive source of high quality information and publicity materials, including information for people with dementia, carers and professionals in the local area. You will have excellent communication skills and have an understanding of the needs of people with dementia and their carers together with a broad understanding of community care and health issues. You should be educated to NVQ level 2 or equivalent and it is essential that you have the ability to travel independently within the service area.
HCAʼS. Need overtime? Get extra shifts with Medilink. £7.22 – £14.44 ph. Experience required – Tel. 01226 222001 (Agy)
MAINTENANCE ELECTRICIAN AND PLANT FITTER (TEMPORARY)
Applications are invited for the positions below which report to the Works Engineer in the Works Engineering Department. Maintenance Electrician. Plant Maintenance Fitter. The successful applicants should be apprentice trained/ qualified engineers and be able to work in a fast moving production environment. We offer a competitive salary to the successful candidates. If you wish to apply for either of these positions, please ring the Human Resources Department on 01226 710211 to request an application form. Completed application forms should be submitted no later than Wednesday 19th May 2010 at the address below: Ardagh Glass Limited, Burton Road, Monk Bretton, Barnsley S71 2QG.
– 32-34 hours Tues to Sat This position is hands on, managing a team and supervising day to day operations. Excellent customer service skills required.
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Playmania Indoor Play Area Elsecar Heritage Centre, Wath Road, Barnsley, S74 8HJ
Full-Time (36 hours) or Part-Time (pro rata) Applicant must have at last four years experience in all aspects of hairdressing. Hours will include two late nights and Saturday mornings. We are looking for someone who is confident and enthusiastic to manage and help us develop our new hairdressing department within our established Beauty Salon. Perks include FREE sunbeds, nails & beauty treatments. Please send your CV with covering letter to Box No. 702 Barnsley Newspapers
Dental Practice Manager 12 hours per week
£25K Pro rata
Primecare Oral Health Services are looking for an individual who thrives on a challenge. You will be keen to promote and develop the dental practice to meet patient needs and will have previous experience in performance management and reporting. An effective communicator and team leader you will place a strong emphasis on customer care and satisfaction. You will also place emphasis on integrated health care and work closely with the attached health centre to meet the total health care needs of the local population. The ideal candidate will have previous experience working in a dental practice and be familiar with NHS dentistry, payment mechanisms and the general day to day running of a practice. If you feel you have the right skills, experience and enthusiasm to support our provision of quality health care then please submit your C.V. with a cover letter to Fiona.Costello@primecare.uk.net Closing Date: 18th May 2010. Interview dates: W.C. 24th May 2010 The successful candidate will be required to undergo a CRB check.
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Thinking of starting a business? Join us on our FREE “Let’s Talk Starting in Business” Session and find out how to prepare for success. Delivered by The Barnsley Enterprise Agency in conjunction with Barclays Bank, the programme will cover the essential pre-start concerns of: Finance and Funding, Market Research and Marketing, Legal and Taxation issues, Building and Growing a Successful Business DATE: Wednesday 19th May 2010 TIME: 9.30am to 4.30pm (Lunch provided) PLACE: BBIC, Huddersfield Road, Barnsley, S75 1JL To reserve your place contact Louise or Kirsty on 01226 215730
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FIRST ANNIVERSARY EVENT Sunday 16 May, 10-4 Demonstrations, Goody Bags and Refreshments
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CATS PROTECTION Plant Sale & Costume Jewellery Bonanza Sunday 16th May 2.30 - 4.00pm Wilthorpe & Redbrook Community Centre Huddersfield Road
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Now showing until Thursday, 13th May: IRON MAN 2 (12A)
THE LAST SONG (PG)* Daily: 5.30, 8.00
SENIOR SCREEN WEDNESDAY, 12th MAY AT 10.30am:
THE BLIND SIDE (12A)* INVICTUS (12A) Seniors £3.30 inc. tea/coffee/biscuits From Friday, 14th May: ROBIN HOOD (12A)
Weekdays: 4.30, 7.30 Saturday and Sunday: 1.00, 4.15, 7.30 Forthcoming Live Events:
THE COMEDY STORE (Back by demand) 23rd May, £10.00
THE BON JOVI EXPERIENCE 28th May, £15.00
LIMEHOUSE LIZZIE 10th June
MONDAY NIGHT IS BARGAIN NIGHT! ALL TICKETS £4.00 AFTER 5.30 We now accept Orange Wednesdays 2 for 1 Large car park with CCTV 100 yards away – Free parking after 6.00pm. *Wheelchair access for these performances.
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POLISH SOCIAL CLUB Summer Lane, Barnsley MEMBERS & BONA FIDE GUESTS
PRESENTS SUNDAY SHOWTIME
FRIDAY 14th MAY Top American Band
playing Glastonbury later this year supported by the BROWN BOTTLE BAND £5 Ad. Saturday 15th May
Friday 14th May
Gary and Vicky Martins Wedding. All welcome Saturday 15th May LIVE BANDS COMING SOON FOR SUNDAY AFTERNOONS
TEL: 01226 722538
HOYLAND COMMON WMC Friday 14th May
INFLUENTIAL FACTOR Saturday 15th May
HOPE & PRAY (Top Comedy Duo)
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Sunday 16th May
LUCIE JACKSON (Vocal Entertainer)
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FREE FUNCTION ROOM Powerleague, Barnsley, provides an excellent function room for all occasions.
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CARVERY 12 noon-3pm £4.50 OAPs £3.50 KARAOKE, PLAY YOUR CARDS RIGHT
SATURDAY KARAOKE IN THE LOUNGE SUNDAY CARVERY 12 noon to 4.00 pm £5.95 Under 10’s £3.50
SUNDAY 16th MAY: INTUITION (MARVELLOUS DUO) FRI 14th MAY: HYPNOTIST CHRIS LEE + PANDORA’S BOX (GIRL DUO) £5 ENTRY FREE FUNCTION ROOM AVAILABLE
TEL: 01226 205611 or 07801 064724
BARNSLEY TRADES COUNCIL CLUB RACECOMMON ROAD
Notice to Members & Associate Members Sunday 16th May Friday 14th May
STEVIE Top Motown/Soul vocalist
Saturday 15th May
Wednesday 19th May CHARITY CONCERT in aid of McKENZIE WINNARD
Superb Live 4 Piece Band Brilliant Entertainment
A SHOW NOT TO BE MISSED PLEASE BE EARLY! PLUS BINGO FLYERS, TOTE DOUBLE MEMBERS DRAW, CARD GAME ETC.
All CIU members welcome
SUNDAY, MAY 16th
To advertise telephone
Top Band Not to be Missed
EAST DENE W.M.C.
WESTGATE Box Office Open: 10.00 am to 2.30pm, Mon. to Sat. or
Tel: (01226) 200075
The Lamproom Musical Theatre Company present
CAROUSEL Rodgers and Hammerstein’s classic musical
who is 2 years old and very poorly. Featuring THE FANTASTICS and STAR STAR The boy wants to go to Disneyland and have a swing in his garden.
Monday 10 to Saturday 15 May at 7.15pm Saturday Matinee at 2.15pm
Check website on www.barnsleytradesclub.com
FUNCTION ROOMS AVAILABLE RING 284564
THE ACORN THURSDAY NIGHTS
Gawber Road WMC Tel: 01226 203088
Saturday 15th May
FUNCTION ROOM FOR HIRE
Sunday 16th May DAVID JONES (Evening) From 3pm RAKKITEERS
THE ROBIN HOOD
LINDHURST RD., ATHERSLEY NORTH
To advertise telephone
Brierley Common, nr. Hemsworth S72 9HA Tel. 01226 714977 / 716977 / 07768 592683
Every Wed.: SINGLES & OVER 40’s/MUSIC from the Magical 60’s & 70’s & plenty of Rock and Roll + Live Band Every Friday: GOLDEN OLDIES with Perry Wilde (Over 25’s) Saturday, 15th May: NORTHERN SOUL Every Saturday Night
(Children must be accompanied by a parent)
Functions Rooms to cater for all occasions. Weddings, Birthdays, Funerals, Christenings and Kids Parties
St Mary’s Fun Club Out of School Club Barnsley S75 2DF. Telephone 07521683926 Ofsted No: EY391413 L.Watkins@barnsley.org
As a family-run local business it’s important to make ourselves known to potential customers in the Barnsley area, which is why the Diamond Listing on Barnsley4Me.com is right for us.
Opening 7-9am and 3-6pm term time. Accept children aged 3 to 11 years old from schools in the Pogmoor area. Providing a family friendly child care service so you are able to study or work. Breakfast and snack provided free of charge. Ofsted registered so you can claim childcare tax credits to cover a percentage of the costs. Prices: AM £4.60/PM £6.30, discounts available for siblings.
Bed Plus Ltd.
We connect Barnsley folk to Barnsley business
Weekdays 6pm Saturdays 2pm
FREE CAR PARK
Find us at: THE BRIDGE, DARFIELD Thursday 13th May - Monday 17th May WELLINGTON PUB, ATHERSLEY Wednesday 19th May - Saturday 22nd May
What businesses have to say… A&A Building and Plastering Contractors Darrel Bailey
RB Joiner & Handyman Richard Burgin
Excelerate School of Motoring Louise Clarke
A gap in the market led Richard Burgin to set up his business, RB Joiner & Handyman, in 2008. In less than two years the company has expanded from one employee to five. “I saw an opportunity for someone who could provide a reliable one-stop-shop for all domestic needs,” says Richard.“I started out by myself, building up the company around a ‘no job too small’ motto and things quickly took off. “As the business expanded I took on people who would broaden the firm’s services and there are now five of us including a builder, electrician and plasterer.
Darrel Bailey first set up his business A&A Building and Plastering Contractors five years ago. Since that time the business has gone from strength-tostrength, gathering a strong Barnsley customer base. “After gaining experience working in the plastering industry and doing jobs for friends and family I decided to go self employed,” says Darrel. “From that point the business progressed, going from a small plastering firm to a full building service. “I take on experienced subcontractors to carry out jobs such as electrics, plumbing and tiling, which means I can easily take care of extensions, loft conversions and even full house builds. “Over time A&A Building and Plastering Contractors has built up a glowing reputation, with more than half of our work coming through recommendations from customers in the Barnsley area. “In order to reach more potential customers throughout the borough I was keen to be a part of the Barnsley 4 Me directory. “People look for everything online now so the website gives the firm great exposure and makes it easily accessible to more people. “I find that people like to use local businesses because they find them more trustworthy, so it’s good to see a directory purely for Barnsley businesses.
“We have built up a large base of repeat customers in Barnsley but we want to make sure we are reaching as many local people as possible, which is why I upgraded my Barnsley 4 Me profile. “The website is another point of contact for potential customers, plus advertising online provides an opportunity to add website links, examples of our work and customer testimonials – something that would be difficult to do through other advertising mediums. “I always use local businesses wherever possible and would encourage others to do the same – as the saying goes, Charity begins at home. “It’s important to support each other for the local economy to grow. I have employed four local people in less than two years which proves supporting Barnsley businesses benefits people in the community.”
A career change put Louise Clarke in the driving seat of her own business which helps people throughout Barnsley gain independence. “I had become bored in my job and was looking for a new challenge when I decided to become a driving instructor,” says Louise.“I trained whilst working full time until I had enough pupils to set up my own business, Excelerate School of Motoring. “I love the diversity of my job and despite teaching the same subject, no two days are the same. “In my job I get to meet people of all different ages from throughout the Barnsley area and find it very rewarding helping them to gain their independence by teaching them to drive. “Barnsley 4 Me provides a step on from newspaper advertising, making details of my business available to customers 24 hours a day, seven days a week. “I like that it’s a Barnsley based product for Barnsley people. “Through the Diamond Package I can include all the information about the driving school that people could possibly need including a business profile, contact details, email links and photographs.
“I will be using the website myself in order to find local businesses for building supplies and also subcontractors.
“Most importantly I can add testimonials from my students which allows potential customers to read independent opinions about the service I offer rather than only having what I say to go on.
“If Barnsley businesses support one another it should help create more jobs in the area and lead to a stronger local economy.”
“And because the website is updated daily I can easily make changes to freshen up my profile adding new details, photos and testimonials.”
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gold option • Appears at top of page in priority* • Company name, address, telephone number, e-mail • Google map with icon for location, distance and directions • Copy of the last published advertisement** (updated weekly)
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For all your building needs Barnsley Builders
47 Church Street, Barnsley Telephone: 01226 734734
• Appears at top of page in priority* • Company name, address, telephone number, e-mail • Google map with icon for location, distance and directions • Copy of the last published advertisement** (updated weekly) • Web link button to own website • Company profile button. Profile includes: up to ten photographs; 150 words; company logo; 25 word testimonials; e-mail link (customer to supplier)
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