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SAFETY INSPECTORS SHUT PUB AFTER FINDING ASBESTOS BY NATALIE THOMAS A LUNDWOOD pub has closed after health and safety inspectors found that pipes in the cellar contained asbestos.

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The Lundwood Hotel, built in 1939, shut on September 8 after the council found the substance in poor condition during a routine inspection. Entry to the cellar was barred by the council to anyone not wearing protective clothing and breathing equipment. As a result, barrels in the cellar area could not be changed and pipes could not be cleaned. Landlord Stuart Greenwood, 50, said pub company Inns to be In, the owners, then took the decision to close the hotel. Mr Greenwood said: “The previous people who were in the pub before my company, had an asbestos report done about 18 months ago and it was just a case of trying to get hold of it.”

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‘The previous people who were in the pub before my company, had an asbestos report done about 18 months ago’ He said Inns to be In had failed to find the report. A council inspector raised suspicions that there was asbestos in the cellar piping during the inspection. The pub company will now employ an independent asbestos inspector to carry out further examination of the pipes, but there is no indication of when that will be. Until tests are complete and any asbestos is cleared, the pub will remain closed. Mr Greenwood, who has been a landlord for 20 years, and has worked at the Lundwood Hotel for ten months, must now live on a basic

Barnsley NHS Stop Smoking Service Dan Sharp Stop Smoking Journey I stopped smoking two years ago now, in August 2008. I heard about the Stop Smoking Service through the adverts in the Chronicle, and my partner also works for the NHS, so she was encouraging me to stop smoking as well. I was smoking on average around 20 cigarettes per day, I didn’t really have any health problems, apart from the smokers cough on a morning. The Stop Smoking Service were really supportive and it was really nice to come into the service every week to have that honest, open conversation and with someone who never judged you for it. Ultimately they helped me to be true to

myself, which helped me achieve my goal. I would recommend the service to anyone who is trying to quit smoking. When I started to cut down on the cigarettes, I needed something to fill my evenings. I started running on an evening, short distances at first, but now I am running six miles, five to six times a week. I’ve done a number of challenges, including riding the Trans Pennine Trail, both Three Peaks challenges, half marathons and loads of walks in between. I am currently training for a 5 day, 192 mile Coast to Coast walk. Whilst I was giving up smoking, I had my peaks and troughs, just like everyone

does and it took me about four to five months to get rid off the ‘real’ cravings. I would really like to encourage people to give up smoking, and highlight that there is life after smoking and it’s imperrative to fill that gap with something. I will shortly be doing the Wainright, 192 mile Coast to Coast walk for Marie Curie Cancer and if you would like to sponsor me please visit www.justgiving.com/dannysharp CONTACT THE STOP SMOKING SERVICE ON 01226 737077 FOR AN APPOINTMENT AND BRING THIS VOUCHER IN WITH YOU.

wage indefinitely. He lives with his partner and three children at the pub, and is usually paid a 13 per cent share of pub takings, which on average would be £260 per week. But he is now being paid £200 less per week. He said: “The pub was doing ok, it was holding its own. “Financially we’re finding it really hard for the simple reason that I get a percentage of what goes in the till. “We’re in limbo, it’s a lot of money to be losing. “I don’t think there’s any asbestos in there. “I’ve had no breathing difficulties or anything.” A council spokesman said: “We all know about the hazard asbestos can present and it’s reassuring to see council enforcement officers taking robust enforcement action.” The council said all public houses are subject to programmed council inspections.


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GROWING SUCCESS IN GRANDDAD’S GARDEN A HIGHAM granddad is cream of the crop with his grandchildren after sunflowers they planted in his garden reached a towering 12ft. Graham Gamwell, 64, of Higham Common Road, grows sunflowers every year with his three grandchildren, using dried-out seeds from the previous year. This year has seen the tallest crop yet for the Gamwells. Holly Gamwell, six, of Dodworth, grew a 12ft

sunflower, while her brothers – five-year-old twins Benjamin and Miles – saw their efforts reach 6ft. Mr Gamwell said: “We planted them at the beginning of May and we like to encourage the children to grow their own. “We grow them every year, and these have been our tallest. “Holly is really pleased. She looks really tiny next to it.” At about 3ft 6in, Holly is almost a third of the height of the flower.

Mr Gamwell said the flowers were given nothing but water and that the 12ft flower caught the sun in the mornings. “The grandchildren all have a novelty watering

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CALL FOR ‘BETTER ODDS’ AT SCHOOLS THE achievement gap between rich and poor children in Barnsley is unacceptable, according to Save the Children. Analysis of exam results carried out by the national charity shows among the poorest children, who receive free meals, two in five got five good GCSE passes. The number of better off achieving the same benchmark was more than three in five. Save the Children believes Barnsley schools need £3,000 per poor pupil – £18.1m in total. The claim was made as it launched its

‘better odds at school’ campaign last week. Sally Copley, the charity’s head of UK policy, said: “Having such an attainment gap is unacceptable in 2010. “To break this cycle of under achievement, children from the poorest homes must be given highquality additional support to ensure they can achieve their potential. To provide this, head teachers need more money.” The coalition government has indicated it will announce a ‘pupil premium’ to help poor children. It is not known how much the premium will be.

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ROCK GODS HOPE TO RANK AMONG ELITE to play at Kerrang headquarters.” Guitarist Joshua, along with drummer Jacob, 18, guitarist and vocalist Andrew, 27, from Stocksbridge, and bassist Joe, 20, of Redbrook, say they are influenced by bands like 30 Seconds To Mars and Lost Prophets. If they win the competition, unsigned band Hitomi’s track, Here I Am, will feature on Guitar Hero: Warriors of Rock. n To vote for them, go to www.warriorsofrock.kerrang.com Hitomi’s next album, Unravel Me, will be launched at Lucorum on October 8. They released their first album, Save Face, in 2008.

FOUR budding Barnsley rock gods are hoping to have their song featured alongside international acts like Slipknot, Nine Inch Nails and Megadeth on the new Guitar Hero game. Hitomi – comprising Barnsley lads Joshua and Jacob Ingamells, Andrew Hodgkinson and Joe Robbins – are down to the final ten of a national competition to have their anthem featured on the latest version of the hit console game. Joshua, 22, of South Place, Gawber, said: “We sent off a track from our next album and we got a telephone call saying we were in the top ten. “We need to get everyone voting for us because if we reach the final three we get

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BY CARLA GEORGE CALLING all parents, you have less than two weeks to hunt out the best snapshot of your beautiful babe for this year’s Baby of the Year competition. We have already received piles of photos of ice cream chomping, sunglasses wearing and brightly beaming tots. With the Christmas countdown almost upon us, don’t miss out on your chance to win these fabulous prizes. Stan Plus Stan 2 professional photographers is giving the winning baby a session and 20in x 24in framed portrait. Nine runners-up will also receive a session and

5in x 7in portrait. Asda Barnsley is providing the winner with a £100 voucher to spend in the shop and The Mall is giving the winner a £100 voucher with second and third receiving £50. Not only that but Barnsley Babyworld, Doncaster Road, will give a Mamas and Papas buggy worth £120 to the winner. Hullaballoos, High Green, is offering the winning tot a birthday party for themselves and up to 11 children. The Barnsley Chronicle has done its bit by offering the winning baby a free 7cm birthday message in Champagne Occasions for every birthday up to the age of 18. To qualify for the competition, the little cherubs

must live in the borough and be two years or under on October 15. To enter all you have to do is find a good, clear recent photograph of your little one and send it to John Barton, Barnsley Chronicle, 47 Church Street, Barnsley S70 2AS.

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James wins with rings A FORMER Barnsley College art student has won an award for his engagement and wedding ring designs. James Newman received the Platinum Guild International Design Award for his collection. James, who established his own jewellery label in 1998, said winning the award will give him recognition within the industry. James, 35, grew up in New Lodge, where his family still live. He met his partner Claire at Barnsley College and they now work together in Birmingham’s Jewellery Quarter. James, who designed Claire’s engagement ring, says he has all sorts of requests. “It is a personal thing and people often want very different things. One man wanted a ring designed like a humming bird.”

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cudworth area LAKI?S FISH BAR , in Barnsley Road, is a friendly, family-run takeaway serving traditional fish and chips and tasty Greek-style kebabs – including the popular lamb kebab. Due to demand Laki’s now offers a home and business delivery service at lunchtime from noon to 2pm and in the evenings from 4pm to 9.30pm This year owners Christina and Laki, along with daughter Georgina, are celebrating the business’s 25th anniversary. The family would like to thank all customers new and old for their ongoing support. As part of its community charity events, Laki’s recently provided a fish and chip supper to residents at Bollingbroke House care home in Brierley. LOVE THE CLOTHES BOUTIQUE is filled with the latest fashion trends for ladies. The welcoming store on St John’s Road was opened by Josie Phillips and Cherie Miller in November last year. It sells a variety of clothes, bags and accessories that will leave customers spoilt for choice. In addition to running the boutique, Josie and Cherie also hold popular party plans in store, or can bring

the latest trends direct to customers for a fashion party in the comfort of their own home. The caring duo also offer their Party Plan services for charity events, donating ten per cent of profits to the chosen cause. MELLOR NEWS AGENTS , at 239 Barnsley Road, offers customers much more than newspapers and magazines. The friendly store is run by Gordon Bird, Pat Anderson and Tom Hawcroft, who offer shop saves plus a delivery service to all areas of Cudworth as well as Station Road and Arundell Drive in Lundwood. Mellor News sells cigarettes and tobacco plus a selection of stationery, confectionery and cards for all occasions. In addition the store takes dry cleaning on behalf of Berry’s at Wombwell, with collections on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays. For information contact 710598. MELANIE?S CAKEShas been in Cudworth for 11 years but Melanie Leonard has been a cake maker for more than 25 years and has made cakes for television show Fat Friends, the 30th anniversary of the World Snooker Championships at the Crucible and a competition at Highgrove. Seven years ago she and

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People’s schemes AN APPLICATION for a detached dwelling on Deans Way, Monk Bretton, has been submitted to the council by Darren Clare of Deans Way. Other applications this include: a ramp, construction of external walls and alterations to access and car park at The Friendship Inn, Redbrook Road, Barnsley, by Warrior Developments Ltd, Leeds; two detached dormer bungalows on land adjoining 70 Dodworth Road, by Mr Kaye c/o Alan Robinson of Gawber Road, Barnsley.


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A MAJOR employer has announced interim profits for the year. Barnsley steel and engineering specialists Billington Holdings, which has a site in Wombwell, recorded profits of £800,000 in the six months up to June 30, down 57 per cent on last year. Chief executive Steve Fareham said the result was broadly in line with expectations given tough economic conditions for the construction industry. The company designs, creates and erects structural steelworks for buildings across the country and typically takes on two apprentices a year at its Wombwell site. Steve added: “Not everyone is academic, and there has to be a viable alternative for those who aren’t. “Skilled apprenticeship programmes are a great way of acquiring hands-on experience whilst learning a craft, which will hopefully result in them having a career for life.”

TWO women with arthritis are starting a support group for people of all ages. Judith Oxley, 44, of Monk Bretton, and Louise Short, 36, of Royston, both say they would have found it very helpful if there had been a similar group when they were diagnosed. Judith said: “It really is awful when you’re first diagnosed, because your friends and family are there for you but they don’t know what it’s like.” Louise said: “It would have been really great for me if there’d been something like this, somewhere to meet and talk to people in the same

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MERSON IN TALKS WITH CLUB FORMER England and Arsenal footballer Paul Merson appeared at Gawber Road WMC. The Sky Sports pundit spoke about his career highs and lows, which include drug, alcohol and gambling addictions, and took questions from members of the audience. Club steward Darren Wood said this was the third ‘gentlemen’s

evening’ he had arranged. Previously, the club has seen the likes of Manchester United legend Norman Whiteside and World Cup hero Nobby Styles performing to audiences of about 200. Darren said: “It’s not as hard to get in touch with the stars as people think and it’s about giving back to the working class society.

“People who come here are working class and it’s nice for people to come in casual dress and not pay through the roof.” The event raised money for the charity Headway, which supports people with brain injuries, after customer Ian Gibbs, of Pogmoor, suffered a brain injury about 18 months ago.

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Council’s funding for homes A SUCCESSFUL funding application means 51 more low cost homes will be built in Barnsley. The council has received £2.74m from the government and is now applying for planning permission. It is hoped the homes will be built on Croft Avenue in Royston, St Edwin’s Croft in Athersley

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South, Chapel Lane in Penistone, Oak Close in Hoyland and East Thurnscoe in the Dearne. Subject to planning permission, building work should have started on all sites by March. This would bring the total number of affordable homes built or refurbished in the borough to 1,037 in

the 2008 to 2011 period. This equals an £86.1m investment. Council spokesman Steve Jagger said: “This is excellent news for Barnsley. “At a time when all the government cuts are being announced, my team has worked really hard to make sure as much of the funding available as possible is allocated to Barnsley. “It will provide more affordable homes for local people.” Coun Bill Newman said: “Barnsley will continue to work hard through its strategic housing team and take every opportunity to obtain affordable homes for Barnsley residents. This in itself will not solve the housing problem but it will help toward reducing the waiting list for homes.”


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29th Oct Liverpool, Adelphi Hotel, 99p Bar, 3 days, HB . . . . . £105 9th Oct Ladies Leisure, 2 days Leicester 4*, ring for info . . . . . . . . £79 10th Oct Isle of Man, 5 days, ring for details, Half Board . . . . . . . £279 10th Oct Northumbria, 4* Gosforth Park, 5 days, Exc., HB . . . . . . £253 11th Oct Folkestone, Grand Burstin Hotel, 5 days, HB, Exc. . . . . . £185 11th Oct Warners Alvaston Hall, 5 days, HB, Ent., Exc. . . . . . . . . £235 11th Oct Warners Bodelwyddan Castle, 5 days, HB, Exc. . . . . . . £259 18th Oct Blackpool, Harlands Hotel, 5 days, £1 bar, Exc. . . . . . . . £154 25th Oct Ilfracombe, Palm Court Hotel, 5 days, Exc., HB . . . . . . . £173 25th Oct Warners Gunton Hall, 5 days, HB, Ent., Exc. . . . . . . . . . £225 25th Oct Warners Corton Village, 5 days, HB, Ent., Exc. . . . . . . . £199 5th Nov London Theatre and Sightseeing Break . . . . . . . . . . £99 3 days – ring for itinerary – please ring for other dates TURKEY AND TINSELS – RING FOR MORE DATES 1st Nov T&T Sand Bay Village, 5 days, Ent., Exc., HB . . . . . . . £185 1st Nov T&T Tenby, Clarence Hotel, 5 days, Exc, HB . . . . . . . . £205 1st Nov T&T Warners Sinah Warren, 5 days, Ent, HB . . . . . . . £265 1st Nov T&T Warners Norton Grange, 5 days, Ent, HB . . . . . . £189 6th Nov Legoland Fireworks, 2 days, HB . . . . . . . . Ad £79 Ch £59

16th Oct. Calella Spain, 4* Hotel Volga, 9 days, Excursions. No overnight travel, drinks package, only £379 16th Oct. Diano Marina, 9 days, Inclusive Package, Excursions, No Overnight Travel, £449 2011 Preview Brochure Now Available

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FRANKIE BOYLE Sheffield Arena 10th December £49.50

GOOD FOOD SHOW LIVE NEC, 28th November (James Martin) £42.50

CLOTHES SHOW NEC, 5th December £49.50

www.mlct.co.uk PRICES INCLUDE COACHING FROM BARNSLEY Other Concerts available – Ring for details

0845 544 0352 or email mike.lee@mlct.co.uk

One sleeps up to eight.

Non smoking. Pets accepted. Linen and towels provided. Lovely coastal/cliff top walks.

BRIDLINGTON, cosy winter breaks, in four star central heated apartments. Fantastic sea views, 15 yards from beach and promenade. Phone Sandra – Tel. 07935 956727 for low season specials BLACKPOOL, Camelot, Hornby Road. Cleanliness assured. En suites, parking. Special offer Monday to Friday BBEM £95. Weekends available – Tel. 01253 620518

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BLACKPOOL, Lyndsey Licensed Hotel. Special rates for children. £17 B&B. Mon – Fri £85 BBEM – Tel. 01253 345265

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

SCARBOROUGH, B&B, from £20. Overlooks cricket ground. Near beach. St. Andrews - Tel. 01723 374145, 07761 862203

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A Cut & Finish for £12 to £25 CLIVE Pickering, Photographic Concept Wedding Photography. Registry Office and civil weddings from £55 – Tel. Barnsley 289166. www.photoconcept.co.uk

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BERRY’S Cleaners. Professional ironing service, black sack from £13.50, also laundry/dry cleaning. Free delivery – Tel. Barnsley 752697/249971

HAVING a bit of a do? Why not try County Caterers? – Tel. 01226 722172 or 076966 235827

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discos HIYA, DJ and Karaoke equipment, Marquees, (buffet if required), Bouncing Castles, sound, lighting – Tel. 07801 152280, 07908 817829

WEDDING Photography. Packages at prices to suit everyone. Alan Robinson - Tel. Barnsley 203964 or 07711 243192 PHOTOGRAPHY & car hire. Photos with or without albums. Prices to suit all budgets – Tel. 01226 240428 or 07905 367509

bouncy castles ACE Castles, adult/junior, Sumo suits and arena, covered castles, overnight hire – Tel. Barnsley 712975 or 07931 689726 JUMPING Jakes bouncy castles. Prices from £35. Weekday specials – Tel. 01226 211081 or 07922 397539 M&S Bouncy Castles, adult and kids. Various sizes, covered castles, overnight hire – Tel. 07515 495398

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To request a brochure by post, please write to: Barnsley Chronicle Limited Administration Department, 47 Church Street, Barnsley, South Yorkshire S70 2AH

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For quality dentures

Tel. Barnsley

731 168 Same day denture repairs CHRIS’S mobile hairdressing. Busy lifestyle? Have your hair done at home, cuts, blow–drying, perms, colours, highlights, hair extensions. Reasonable rates, 33 years experience. Contact Chris – Tel. 01226 712777 or 07765 086136 DIANE’S mobile hairdressing, specialising in the older clientele. 30 years experience, perms, cuts and colours – Tel. 07738 581776 INDULGENZ mobile hairdresser, beautician and nail technician. Spray tanning – Tel. 07984 404726 MOBILE hairdresser, over 20 years experience. – Tel. Kathryn on 07840 770201 or 01226 298988

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cleaning services CLEANER requires work Cudworth Area, £7.00 per hour – Tel. Karen 07760 240458 CLEANING Services. All aspects of cleaning undertaken, thorough job done every time. CRB checked – Tel.Barnsley 210027 or 07779 333995 DOMESTIC cleaner seeks additional customers. – Tel. 01226 755842

clairvoyance SPIRITUAL medium and healer – Tel. Jayne 01226 391602 STEPHEN Godfrey, professional medium, clairvoyant readings. 7 days, nights, weekends. Established 38 years – Tel. 07904 008334

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Registered Nurse Full Time Care Assistant NVQ 2 for night duty.

01226 718178 Previous applicants need not apply

LEARN TO DO NAILS Beginners, intermediates and advanced.

ACRYLIC/GELS

EVENING & DAYTIME CLASSES

Tel. 01302 340550 www.red10nailbars.co.uk

APPRENTICE WOODBURNING STOVE FITTER

required. (HETAS Engineer) Must have at least 5 GCSE’s and have good communication skills. Full driving licence an advantage

Tel 07966 458993

Neville Court Kendray, Barnsley, S70 3HF

Social Care Support Workers

Catering/Kitchen Manager

We are looking for enthusiastic, ambitious and self motivated individuals who are flexible, reliable and most importantly, have a caring nature. Experience is preferred but not essential as full training is mandatory including a robust personal development plan. We also offer access to regular supervision.

40hrs = £7.65 + p/h (dependent upon experience Neville Court is a 20 bed nursing home caring for young adults with mental health and physical care needs. We are seeking a well organised, motivated individual, with the ability to provide nutritious, well balanced and varied meals and specialist dietary requirements to our Service Users. You should also have the ability to control stock and purchases, keeping to an allocated budget, have responsibility for Health & Safety and food standards within the home. The ideal candidate must hold a current food hygiene certificate to at least level 3 (Intermediate) or be working towards it. If you have the drive and enthusiasm to work within a young, dynamic, specialist care home then please contact Amanda on 01226 737470 for an informal chat or an application form.

Own transport is essential. All successful candidates are subject to an Enhanced C.R.B. Disclosure. Closing date for all applications 24th September 2010. For more information call Sharon at Stars Social Support 01226 201669

Closing date 4th October.

Raleys Solicitors

CONVEYANCING SECRETARY A vacancy exists for a full-time secretary in our conveyancing department to cover for maternity leave. The successful candidate must have good audio typing skills, a professional attitude and the ability to work in a demanding environment, on their own initiative and as part of a team. Substantial experience of residential sales and purchases from instruction to completion is essential. To apply, submit a CV with a covering letter stating current salary and marked ‘Private and Confidential’ to: Martin Monaghan, Raleys Solicitors, Regent House, Regent Street, Barnsley S70 2EG. Alternatively, you can email the information to recruitment@raleys.co.uk Closing date for applications is noon, Wednesday 29th September.

White’s Bakery Limited

requires BAKERY OPERATIVE/PACKER 12 noon-7/8pm Monday to Friday; 10am-5pm Sunday. PACKER 2-7/8pm Monday to Friday; 12 noon-6pm Sun. Both posts are six days per week and meet minimum wage. RELIEF DRIVER/STORES MAINTENANCE Van runs 2.30-10am, six days per week for 25 weeks of the year. Bakery hours 6am-2.30pm five days per week. Applicants need to be flexible and adaptable. Salary £15,000 p.a. Apply in writing to Kirsty Acklam by Friday 24th Sept. 2010. Interviews will take place on Tuesday 28th Sept. 2010. Charles Street, Worsbrough Bridge, Barnsley, S70 5AF.

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classifiedrecruitment Avenance Plc are recruiting for two positions

CHEF & GENERAL ASSISTANT

Enthusiastic and motivated individuals are required to assist with our 7 day catering & hospitality services at Northern College, near Barnsley. Relevant experience and a flexible approach are essential.

For further details contact Karl

Tel: 01226 776012

e-mail northerncollege@avenance.co.uk

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PENISTONE GRAMMAR SCHOOL ADVANCED LEARNING CENTRE NEVER STOP FLYING

SPECIALIST STATUS IN BUSINESS AND ENTERPRISE

HUMAN RESOURCES OFFICER SALARY: APT & C Grade 8 Point 34 to 37 - £23,911 - £25,760 HOURS: 37 hours per week / term time only A unique opportunity for an enthusiastic and self motivated individual to join our associate staff team. The role encompasses all Personnel functions within the school, adhering to policy and procedure including maintenance and development of HR systems. Qualifications required are Graduate of Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development, 4 GCSEs grades A – C or equivalent including English. PGS is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. You will need to undergo a Criminal Records Bureau Check before starting this post. For an application form and further details please contact Mrs Jane Beaumont on 01226 762114 or email j.beaumont@barnsley.org Alternatively look on the school website on: www.barnsley.org/penistone-grammar CLOSING DATE FOR THIS POST IS FRIDAY 1 OCTOBER 2010 TO BE RECEIVED IN SCHOOL Penistone Grammar School Huddersfield Road, Penistone, Sheffield S36 7BX 11-18 Mixed Comprehensive 1568 on roll, 226 in the Sixth Form

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A vacancy has arisen for a

DEPUTY MANAGER AT VALLEY PARK For an application form contact Manager on:

01226 751745 West Green W.M.C.

BAR MANAGER POSITION Please send C.V. to:

West Green W.M.C. Burton Avenue, Barnsley S71 2PD

Tel: 01226 213433 Immediate start for the suitable applicant

Kustom Sport require

Driver/ Handyman

To work driving 7.5 ton and van. Delivering on daily deliveries. Clean driving licence essential. Rates to be discussed. Hours: 8-5 Mon - Thurs 7-1 Friday. CV in first instance to: Kustom Sport Ltd Unit 6, Middlewoods Way, Wharncliffe Ind Park, Carlton, Barnsley S71 3HR or email: claire@kustomsport.co.uk

PRIVATE HIRE DRIVERS required 50% commmission Must be 25+ and have BMBC badge

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Thornhill Heat Exchangers Ltd. require an Engineer to add to their service team. The successful applicant should have basic engineering knowledge or automechanical experience. A driving licence is essential and must be prepared to travel to customers’ sites throughout the UK. Knowledge of plate heat exchangers would be an advantage but full training will be given. We offer an excellent remuneration of £18,000 p.a. plus benefits. Please apply in writing with full CV to: Mr. R. Holman Commercial Manager Thornhill Heat Exchangers Limited, Long Royd, Grimethorpe, Barnsley, S72 7PT. FULL / part time experienced unisex stylists required for cutting only at Barnsley or Goldthorpe (guaranteed wages) – Tel. 07876 797119 EXPERIENCED trade plate drivers required, part/full time. Min. age 26. Self employed. Must be smart, fit and active – Tel. 01226 718330, 710207 PART–TIME Unisex Hairdresser, min 5 years experience – Tel. 07845 679455 after 6pm AVON representatives wanted, free starter kit – Tel. Fran on 01226 701053 or 07957 801428 AVON. Earn extra money. Free gift for joining – Tel. or text Julie on 07947 601513 EXPERIENCED special needs Carer required to join small team supporting young lady with severe learning disabilities. Saturdays 9am – 3.30pm and 3pm – 10pm alternating. Cover for sickness and holidays. Car driver. Excellent rates of pay – Tel. 01226 241890 SOCIABLE people needed for fun times!! We are looking for confident, outgoing people to start asap for evening and weekend work. Contact us on – Tel. 0207 411 9132 / 0207 411 9133 / www.classandwhisper.com or email at info@classandwhisper.com

Rockley Dene Nursing Home Park Road, Worsbrough. REQUIRES

RGN FOR NIGHTS

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Min. two nights per week but must be flexible to cover extra shifts. ALSO

WEEKEND COOK Experience essential. Hours 7am to 3pm. Please call Lyn Sylvester on 01226 207916 for further details and application form.

CARE Assistant required, experience preferred but not essential, to care for physically disabled man with spinal injury, Pogmoor/Gawber area. Work includes all aspects of personal care. To work as part of a small team on a rota basis, 4 hours and 1 night sleep per week. Additional hours available to cover holidays and sickness, £8.80 ph, £43.00 per sleep–in. CRB required. For further information please call – Tel. 01226 201661 quoting reference BM/TDP. Closing date: 1st October, 2010 RELIABLE, outgoing, female Personal Assistant required to support a young 15 year old girl with complex and varied needs in the Hoyland area. Approximately 12 hours per week, £6.76 per hour. Experience is essential. Post is subject to an enhanced CRB check. Section 7 (2) (b) (i) of the Sex Discrimination Act applies. Closing date 1st October. For more information please call – Tel. 01226 201661 quoting reference MH/JJ CARER required in the Monk Bretton area for an elderly disabled lady, averaging 10.5 hours pw on a rota basis. Must be able to work as part of a team and cover for holidays and sickness, must be flexible and be able to work at various times of the day. £9.00 ph, experience preferred, but not essential. Please call – Tel. 01226 201661 quoting reference SC/MH LOCAL agents required to distribute and collect catalogues. No outlay, exclusive territory, flexible part time hours, full support – Tel. 0845 1292020, www.betterware.co.uk DIAMOND Travel, Wombwell, requires part time Taxi Drivers with badge. For details – Tel. 07768 207091 2 Senior care assistants, 20 hours per week on rota system – Contact Tina Brammer – Tel. 01226 284151

PART TIME CLEANER required at the Sun Inn, Monk Bretton Apply In Person

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Introduction to Psychology Course Roundhouse Lifelong Learning Centre, Athersley. Open University course - you attend classes and study at home Free if on certain benefits or low income. Tuesday evenings 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Starts 28 September Ring Jon on 01226 724422

12 Northside Road, Wath upon Dearne, Rotherham S63 7RX (opposite Tesco - access via gate on Biscay Way)

01709 874424

ARE YOU 18+ AND WOULD LIKE A CAREER IN HAIRDRESSING, BEAUTY OR NAILS? Part-time funded courses starting October 2010

• Level 2 certificate in beauty (16 weeks) • Level 2 certificate in barbering (16 weeks) Three day accredited courses in: • Eye treatments • Manicure and pedicure • Nail enhancements Ten week intro courses in: • Basic body massage and reflexology (£20 enrolment costs and the courses are free) Also private part-time courses in: • Swedish body massage and reflexology For more information or to book a place please call one of our friendly team on 01709 874424 or visit our website www.serenityacademy.co.uk

A Degree in Archaeology in your local community? Have you always wanted to study the subject or have just missed a full time place at University? Delivered at Montgomery Hall in Wath-Upon-Dearne, it is ideal for those living around South Yorkshire and is an integral part of the University of Hull Department of History provision. The course provides a part-time opportunity to study a fascinating subject and is open to those with an interest in the past. Modules include British Prehistory, The Archaeology of the Great War and Roman and Medieval Archaeology studied over one evening for 8 weeks including a field trip. Costs are £595 per year with funding available from Student Finance England for those who have not studied at university level and have a low family income. Personal motivation and a desire to achieve are the most important entry requirements. For further details please contact Christine Rawson on 01709 513160 or c.rawson@hull.ac.uk


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property for sale REDBROOK, Stanbury Close, detached 2 bed bungalow on quiet cul–de–sac. Garage, long drive, private garden. Vacant possession, ready to move straight in. £168,500 OTE – Tel. 01226 298753

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No ties to any Brewery. Good business opportunity.

Bainton Drive

NO VENDOR CHAIN

Tel. 07885 322808

Three bedroom semi detached house, situated on a good sized corner plot on a popular residential estate, close to Locke Park and convenient for the town centre and M1. The property is fully double glazed, has partial gas central heating and comprises: Entrance hallway with downstairs w.c., large lounge and kitchen, leading to a conservatory. Upstairs are three good sized bedrooms and a house bathroom. Externally there are gardens to three sides, off-road parking for up to two vehicles and a detached garage. The property requires some modernisation which is reflected in the price.

Tel. 01226 734666

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businesses for sale HIGHLY PROFITABLE CARPET SHOP FOR SALE. With 10 year lease. Due to ill health. Stock included in sale. On outskirts of town

£109,950

Only £10,000 For details

07832 403050 GARAGE with thriving business in rental premises. Established 20 years. Excellent turnover. Ideal business opportunity. Retirement forces sale. £20,000 for goodwill, customers and all equipment. Write to Box No. 723 Barnsley Newspapers.

Viewing by appointment only.

Tel. 01226 208488 or 07540 092170

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Polski? Russian? Tel 07950 991144 TOWN, superb new development, large modern en suite rooms with security cameras, TV points etc. Fully furnished, will suit professionals – Tel. 07976 672077 WOMBWELL, large room in shared house, large kitchen, bathroom, dining room. £75 pw including all bills. No DSS – Tel. 07784 936896 WOMBWELL, rooms and bedsits, newly refurbished, full GCH, bills included. From £60 pw – Tel. 07939 014215 or 07984 477575 RECENTLY refurbished room to let, town centre. £70 per week, includes all bills, furnished. No DSS – Tel. 07739 176369 MDR Rentals. Large en suite bedsit, close town centre. Suit professional person – Tel. 07732 376467 ROOMS for rent, town centre 1 minute. All bills inclusive. No DSS, £60 pw – Tel. 07719 550797, 01226 295278 ROOM, Hoyland Common. Newly furnished, clean, quiet, secure. Employed only. £60 inclusive – Tel. 07902 105193 LODGER, non smoker, needed to share large house in Hoyland area. £70 pw, includes all bills. No DSS – Tel. 07592 520138

commercial premises HOYLAND shop, fully modernised, available, £75 rent plus rates, long lease available – Tel. 01709 517445 SMALL, secure unit, Townend area. £35.00 per week all inclusive. – Tel. 07812 217006 20 metre by 20 metre secure yard to let, £60 + VAT per week – Tel. 01226 733222

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Station Road, WORSBROUGH DALE Three bed semi with garage.

£450 p.c.m. + Bond No DSS

Tel. 07947544808 COMPLETELY refurbished 3 double bedroomed terraced house. Excellent condition. Kitchen with appliances. Enclosed rear garden. Cul–de–sac position, 5 minutes from town centre. £495 pcm, bond + references required. No DSS – Tel. 07717 435607 WOMBWELL town centre, 2 bedroom refurbished flat. Fully tiled bathroom with shower over bath, tiled fitted kitchen, DG, GCH, new carpets and decorations. £350 pcm - Tel. 07889 755080

LARGE two bed terrace. 10 mins from town centre. Fully furnished, recent decor. GCH, DG. Sorry no DSS, pets or smokers. £400 pcm, returnable bond and refs required – Tel. 01262 422124, 07799 203825, 07836 743516 CUDWORTH, comfortable 2 bedroom terrace house. GCH, DG, lovely position and outlook. Well kept front garden, secure rear garden with off street parking – Tel. 01924 252363 CAWTHORNE / High Hoyland, 3 bed detached bungalow. Panoramic views, very desirable location. Large gardens. £850 per month – Tel. 07771 896365 APARTMENT, 2 double bedrooms, 1 en suite, designer kitchen, spacious lounge, video entry, Gawber. £525 pcm – Tel. 07788 810722 ONE bed apartment off Huddersfield Road. Carpets and blinds fitted. No DSS, £380 pcm – Tel. 07719 550797, 01226 295278 NEWLY refurbished one bedroom flat. Close to town and motorway. Parking. No DSS, £85 pw – Tel. 07747 688728 CUDWORTH. Excellent 1 bed studio flats and bedsits £70 pw working tenants only, over 25 – Tel. 07960 806751 TOWN Centre. 1, 2 and 3 bed houses available. Nice houses at a great price! working tenants only over 25 – Tel. 01226 447150 TOWN centre self contained 1 bed flats, DSS considered, over 25 only, £80 pw – Tel. 01226 447150

STAINCROSS, 3 bed detached. No DSS. £100 per week – Tel. 07771 896365 STAIRFOOT, 2 bed terrace, Wombwell Lane. £110 pw. DSS welcome – Tel. 07932 697468 TOWN centre, three bed terrace. Double glazed, GCH, nice rear garden. £500 bond, £400 pcm. No pets – Tel. 07712444910 SINGLE bedsit on outskirts of Barnsley. Only £75 pw including bills. No pets – Tel. 07832 403050 or 01226 200363 CONTEMPORARY modern apartment in mill conversion, Worsbrough. Two bedroom, fully refurbished. £500 bond, £415 pcm – Tel. 07771 904836 WOMBWELL Lane. Large 4 bed end terrace. Double garage, large garden. £150 pw. DSS welcome – Tel. 07932 697468 ONE bedroom duplex apartment in College Grove development, Barnsley. £400 pcm + bond – Tel. 07712 106455 CUDWORTH, 2 bedroomed semi detached, furnished, £400 pm + bond. No DSS – Tel. 07799 010744 or 01226 718295 METRODOME Interchange, first floor, modern, two bed apartment. Juliet balcony. White goods, parking. £395 pcm – Tel. 07941 036742 BARNSLEY, 2 bed terrace, close to town. GCH, DG, £380 pcm, bond and references required – Tel. 01977 621721 ONE bedroom, fully furnished flat, near town centre with private parking, would suit couples. £85 pw, £360 bond – Tel. 07926 516471 WARD Green, 3 bed family house with attractive gardens, £460.00 pcm. Monk Bretton, 3 bed semi, available furnished, £470.00 pcm. Penistone, terraced house, near town centre £420.00 pcm – Tel. 07921 874338 TWO bedroom plus attic room mid terrace with garden. Henshall Street, town centre, Barnsley. Good condition, gas central heating, fully alarmed. No pets. £395 pcm plus £500 bond – Tel. 07712 444910 2 bed terrace, town centre, No smokers or pets, £400 pcm plus bond – Tel. 07969 720745 MONK Bretton, 2 bed house and 3 bed flat. Working tenants only, over 25 – Tel. 01226 447150 CUDWORTH. 3 Bed Semi £475 pcm, working tenants only, over 25 – Tel. 01226 447150 MAPPLEWELL centre, Towngate, 2/3 bedded flat for rent – Tel. 07597 998424

GREAT Houghton, 2 bed terrace, nice area, £90 pw + bond, DSS considered – Tel. 07908 117032 REDBROOK, luxury new 2 bed apartment. 2 mins from hospital. £450 pcm, £500 bond – Tel. 01226 744627 GREAT Houghton, 2 bedroom cottage style terrace, lovely views. No DSS. £395 pcm. – Tel. 07784 936896 LOVELY 2 bed terraced. 5 minutes walk town centre, DG, GCH – Tel. 07702 557844 CUDWORTH, one bed flat, nice condition, DG, GCH. £375 pcm – Tel. 07712 444910 COLLEGE Fields, 2 bed apartment, £475 pcm – Tel. 01924 290605 or 07919 448855 NEW one bedroomed flat, town centre, off road parking. £375 pcm + bond – Tel. 07712 106455 TWO bed. terrace, Hemingfield area. G.C.H., D.G. £400 pcm plus bond – Tel. 07812 217006 STUDIO apartment on Racecommon Road, with parking. No smoking, no pets, £320 pcm – Tel. 07969 720745 TOWN centre, 2 bed. terrace. Excellent condition. DSS welcome. £100 pw + bond – Tel. 07976 621984 ROYSTON, The Avenue. 3 bed end terrace. £130 pw. DSS welcome – Tel. 07932 697468 2 double bedroomed house with off street parking, Greenside, Mapplewell. £440 pcm. Sorry no pets or DSS – Tel. C & I Lettings, 01226 610037 or visit www.ci–lettings.co.uk for more information TWO bed apartment, 3 miles from town centre. Newly decorated. Set in a cobbled courtyard within a private gated community. Private secure parking. Last one remaining. £450 pcm. No DSS – Tel. 07973 156116 MAPPLEWELL, 1 bedroom, modern, furnished, s/c flat, easy access to Barnsley and Motorway network. £365 pcm, returnable bond – Tel. 07855 080709/ 01924 824989 TERRACED period cottage, traditionally furnished, fully equipped, Silkstone Common. Train, bus services. Ideally suit business person short term or holiday let – Tel. 07966 507626 TOWN centre 4/5 bed house to let to good DSS – Tel. 07950 991144 BARNSLEY town centre. Needs to be seen. Two bedroomed terrace. Large back yard. Completely refurbed. £400 pcm + bond – Tel. 07889 190033


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Lucky day: Dave Morahan and his nephew Owen Keane, 12, before the match against Leeds United.

VISIT A WINNER FOR ‘CAVE MAN’ A REDS fan who left the country to live in a cave in the Himalayas came back to witness the superb 5-2 win over Leeds. Dave Morahan, originally from Bolton-upon-

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choice of game. ‘It was a cracking result,” he said. “I was a bit worried in the first 20 minutes but after that I was very impressed.” Since he moved to the mountains, Morahan has returned to see Barnsley win the 2006 League One play-off final and watched the loss to Cardiff in the FA Cup semi-final. He always keeps up to date with Reds and is even building up a small fan club in Manali. “I have given the local lads a couple of Barnsley scarves so they are getting quite into it. “Hopefully one day I can bring them here in person.”

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