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TIME TO REPAIR ‘BROKK’ CLOCK BY MIKE COTTON THAT clock – it’s brokk. The clock on the side of The Civic proved such a talking point that singer Dave Cherry wrote a song about it singing “It’s brokk that clock, on t’side o t’Civic ‘All.” But now it really is ‘brokk’. The thousands of red LEDs representing the hands of the clock have been off for the last few days. Dave said: “I can’t believe it. It’s not my fault it’s broken. I was just look-

ing for a new song to go in my musical, the Old Club Trip, and in Barnsley we like to joke about what we’ve got. “It’s not that I’m making fun of the clock – I like it. I think it’s an asset for Barnsley. But I still can’t tell the time on it.” Civic spokesman Raychel Perks said the clock has been out of action for a week. She said they were waiting for a part to get it working. She said: “It never broke until Dave

wrote that song.” Many people who’ve spoken to the Chronicle since it was switched on two years ago say they can’t tell the time on the clock. When it works, the LEDs form three red lines of light, moving round the clock like snakes in a rectangular formation. ■ See Dave Cherry perform his song in a video report at www.barnsley-chronicle.co.uk

Song time: Dave Cherry performs his song ‘The Clock It’s Brokk’ in front of the broken Civic clock.

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PUPILS SEEK WAR MEMORIES BY MIKE COTTON PRIMARY school children from Birdwell want to hear from people who have memories of the Second World War. Birdwell Primary pupils Zara Johnson, and Evie Flewitt-Tilston, both nine, wrote to the Chronicle this week on behalf of their class, asking if readers could help them with a project on the war. Most of their grandparents were born after it had finished and have found it

difficult to find out what it was like living in Barnsley at the time. They said: “Our class is making a book about people’s wartime memories. If you have any interesting family stories or information from World War Two, we would be very grateful if you could send them to us.” They are also looking for photographs, or artefacts or objects from the era. Contact s.priest@barnsley.org or phone 742957.

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than £50,000 a year could afford to take a cut.” But Labour’s Coun Tim Cheetham said he did not agree with singling sections of the workforce out, and if officers’ pay was to be cut, it should be across the board and not just the top earners. “We’d obviously protect the lowest earners, on minimum wage. But we’ve gone through an extensive review to make sure everyone is now on a salary which reflects their job, so it would not be fair to target people on certain salaries. “My personal view – and it is only my personal view – I would rather see everyone take a five per cent pay cut, than see five per cent lose everything. But until we see the final settlement from the government in the pay review, we don’t know what’s going to happen.” Ray Oldroyd, convenor for Unison, said he welcomed the proposed pay cut for councillors, but did not think staff pay should be reduced any further: “When you consider pay has been frozen this year and for the next two years, that already amounts to more than a five per cent pay cut taking inflation into account.” Matthew Sinclair, director of the Taxpayers’ Alliance, said: “Councillors need to establish the moral authority they need in order to impose necessary cuts.” The councillors’ pay cut has been agreed unanimously by the council’s Labour members, but it will go to a vote of the whole council later in the year.

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INSPECTION OF THE AUDITED ACCOUNTS – AUDITORS REPORT Audit Commission Act 1998 and Accounts and Audit Regulations 2006 NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that:(1) The Council’s Auditor has completed the Audit of the Council’s Accounts for the year ended 31st March 2010. (2) Copies of the Audited Accounts and the Auditor’s Report are available for inspection by any Local Government Elector for the area to which the accounts relate at Financial Services, Westgate Plaza 1, Barnsley, between the hours of 10am and 4pm. Any such elector may make copies of the Audited Accounts and extracts therefrom. (3) A copy of the full Audited Accounts, which includes a copy of the Auditor’s Report, will be made available to any such elector. A FROSDICK, Borough Secretary. Westgate Plaza 1 Barnsley

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Keresforth Hill Road, Barnsley, South Yorkshire, S70 6RG. Tel 01226 287165 Fax 01226 295328

Greenacre Specialist School provides a challenging and caring education for 190+ children and young people (aged 3-19) with severe and complex learning difficulties.

2 PERMANENT TEACHING ASSISTANTS LEVEL 1 Salary Grade 2, Point 9 (£13,589 pro rata – 33 hours per week/term time only) for both posts.

RELIEF TEACHING ASSISTANTS LEVEL 1

To work on an as and when basis, term time only. Salary – Grade 2, Point 9 – £7.06 per hour.

RELIEF SCHOOL MEALS SUPERVISORY ASSISTANTS

To work on an as and when basis, 11.30 a.m. – 1.30 p.m. daily, term time only. Salary – Grade 2, Point 9 – £7.06 per hour.

RELIEF KITCHEN ASSISTANTS

To work on an as and when basis,11.45 a.m. – 1.45 p.m. daily, term time only. Salary – Grade 1, Point 4 – £6.31 per hour. Application packs and further details for all posts are available from Greenacre School – Telephone 01226 287165. Closing date is Wednesday 20th October at 12 noon. Greenacre School is committed to safeguarding children and follows rigorous Safer Recruiting procedures including enhanced CRB checks and pre-interview reference checks.

EXPERIENCED MOT Tester/Mechanic. Written application to Stairfoot MOT, Harris Precinct, Wombwell Lane, Barnsley, S70 3NX NEED Xtra shifts? RGN, 6 months experience required. Hours to suit. Medilink – Tel. 01226 222001 (Agy) NEED Xtra shifts HCA, 6 months experience required. Hours to suit. Medilink – Tel. 01226 222001 (Agy)

Internal Sales Executive £16K PLUS EXECUTIVE REWARDS PACKAGE TO £25K+

PRIVATE HIRE DRIVERS required

As the sole UK and Irish distributor of our German parent company’s market leading products we now seek an enthusiastic internal sales executive to join our existing sales team.

50% commmission Must be 25+ and have BMBC badge

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Ashville Medical Centre Barnsley is recruiting for the following positions: HEALTHCARE ASSISTANT (MATERNITY COVER) Needed to take blood samples, blood pressures, carry out health screenings, undertake related administration and input data onto EMIS LV. Experience as a HCA or similar, excellent communication skills, flexibility and positive attitude essential. £7.01 - £8.59 per hour dependent on experience. Ideally 27.5 hours per week. RECEPTIONIST/SENIOR RECEPTIONIST (MATERNITY COVER) Needed to deliver excellent levels of patient focus, and demonstrate efficient organisational and administration skills. Experience in healthcare an advantage, although not essential. £7.01 - £9.52 depending on level and experience. Ideally 30 hours per week. For an application pack, email jen@thehrexperts.co.uk or write to Jen Marsden, Ashville Medical Practice, Oaks Park Primary Care Centre, Thornton Road, Kendray, Barnsley, S70 3NE.

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Evening Supervisors

Domiciliary Care Agency requires

Responsibilities include: Opening and closing store • Taking orders by telephone • Despatching orders with available drivers • General office duties

MALE & FEMALE SOCIAL CARE WORKERS in all areas of Barnsley • Free training up to NVQ Level 2 • Car driver essential

FOR FURTHER DETAILS OR AN APPLICATION PACK CONTACT SUE OR JULIE ON 01226 630024 We are an equal opportunities organisation

Operations Manager Our client is looking to recruit an experienced manager responsible for the daily running of their plastics/fabrics manufacturing facility. Duties will include H&S compliance, successful management of production resources, sourcing materials and development of personnel as well as playing a key part in delivering the company’s manufacturing strategy. Management experience and knowledge of lean techniques and 5S essential. Salary: negotiable. Please contact Brook Corporate Developments for more information: info@brookconsult.co.uk

Excellent telephone manner and customer service skills essential. Personal licence holders and experience in off-licence trade preferred. Full training for right people.

For an application form please call 01226 206100 after 6.00pm. Evening Delivery Drivers also required

Kirby Hutchinson Simon and Barbara Need You!

CLASS 1 & 2 DRIVERS Trunking, Tramping, Multidrop, ADR, Hiab Want an extra income? Work week by week? Days, Nights and Weekend work available We have shifts available to suit flexible lifestyles £7-£15 per hour + overtime and holiday pay Limited company drivers welcome Telephone Kirby Hutchinson & Simon Davies Active Solutions UK Limited 01924 365111

Penistone Dental Clinic Ltd is looking for a

SALES CO-ORDINATOR REQUIRED SALARY – £ NEGOTIABLE Local Business is looking for a full time office based Sales Co-ordinator dealing with clients from the property sector. The role will involve booking appointments for our sales team for both existing and potential clients. Ideal candidates will be target driven, organised, hard working individuals. Broad sales experience is required with the ability to operate Microsoft Office applications to an intermediate level, manage client database systems and produce mail-merge documents. Training for the role relating to the company’s products and services will be provided. Hours of work will be 37.5 per week. Monday to Friday. Please send your CV and covering letter to: Box No. 728, Barnsley Newspapers.

SOCIAL CARE EMPLOYERS NEED YOU Are you?… • Currently out of work • A caring individual • Ready to explore something new Why not come along and find out more at our “Coffee morning” at The Digital Media Centre, County Way, Barnsley to find out what we can offer you (including FREE training)

INTERESTED? Please contact Yvette Dunn at QCP 0114 2270040 or email info@qcp.org.uk

FULL-TIME DENTAL NURSE Either qualified or currently completely NVQ level 3 to join a large, highly-skilled and motivated team. Experience in the use of EXACT computer system and reception skills an advantage. Please send a CV and covering letter to: Ann Kittrick, Penistone Dental Clinic, 11-15 High Street Penistone S36 6BR by 25th October 2010

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Carer/Support Workers required in all areas of BARNSLEY & PENISTONE QHC is currently seeking to recruit a number of staff who share our desire to improve other people’s lives. Your job will be to help people with their individual needs. If you are looking for a career where you can make a real difference to someone’s life, and you have the passion, commitment and flexibility to succeed in a busy and challenging role

CALL 01226 249577 Mon. - Fri. 9.00am - 5.00pm.

to book your place at the coffee morning which will be held on Monday 25th October 10 am - 12 noon

We offer a full programme of induction training. All staff will undertake a Fully Enhanced CRB & ISA Vulnerable Adults Checks. CAR DRIVERS ESSENTIAL.

Telephone Sales Advisor Do you fancy a career in sales? Do you have a friendly telephone manner? Are you organised and possess a good basic standard of education? It’s down to the enthusiasm, commitment and talent of the staff of the Barnsley Chronicle that has made it the 2nd largest regional weekly newspaper in the country and that kind of commitment is what we are looking for. The telephone sales role involves contacting existing customers on a regular basis to make sure they get the maximum benefit from their advertising, also cold calling for new business and providing creative solutions for both. Experience is not essential as full ongoing training is provided.

The Barnsley Chronicle provides: • A good basic salary • An excellent bonus structure • A progressive grade structure • 5 weeks paid holiday per year • A friendly working atmosphere Call Sarah Hopton on 01226 734620 or email your CV and covering letter to: sarahh@barnsley-chronicle.co.uk Closing date Tuesday 19th October, 2010.

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classifiedrecruitment full time sits vac WELFARE CALL (LAC) LIMITED Call Operators required to join busy Education Support team. Basic computer keyboard skills and excellent telephone manner essential. MONDAY TO FRIDAY – 11.00AM UNTIL 5.00PM TERM TIME ONLY WAGES: £5.93 PER HOUR Please collect an application form from the reception desk or send an A5 (1st Class) S.A.E. Welfare Call Ltd., BBIC, Snydale Road, Cudworth, Barnsley S72 8RP. Closing date: Completed applications to reach our office by Friday, 12th November, 2010. Previous applicants need not apply

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part time sits vac SPORTS VAN requires

EXPERIENCED CABINET MAKER Experienced in the fabrication of caravan and motorhome interiors, to work in our new workshop. Apply to Liz c/o Sports Van Unit 6 Middlewoods Way, Wharncliffe Ind. Park, Carlton, Barnsley, S71 3HR.

KEXBOROUGH HOUSE RESIDENTIAL CARE HOME REQUIRES

NIGHT CARE ASSISTANT To work 2 shifts from rota of 8. Approx 16 hrs pw. Experience preferred. Small friendly home, good working conditions.

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The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. A CRB check will be undertaken for the successful applicant.

TEMPORARY DRIVER/NON TEACHING ASSISTANT (Initially until 31st May 2011, at which time this position will be reviewed)

Grade 3: Hours: Work Pattern:

Actual Salary £9,227 - £9,875 26 hours per week Term Time Only (Mon. to Thurs.)

The successful candidate will be required to safely convey students, by minibus, to various locations within the Borough to participate in external courses and will take responsibility for the security, cleanliness and safety of the vehicle ensuring all essential vehicle checks are undertaken. A full, clean driving licence, with Category D1 is essential together with recent substantial driving experience. Appointment will only be made upon successful completion of the Minibus Driver Awareness Scheme. Additionally, in between driving duties, you will be required to undertaken general non-teaching duties throughout the school, therefore a flexible approach to your working arrangements is essential. For further information and an application pack contact the school on 01226 742286. Applications should be returned to the Business Manager, Kirk Balk School, Hoyland, Barnsley, S74 9HX by 12 noon, Wednesday, 20th October 2010.

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SMILES Nursery (Penistone) requires Level 3 Playworker / Child Practitioner. Minimum 16 hours per week. Flexible (between 7.30 – 6.00). Experience and driver essential – Tel. 01226 761861 JOIN Avon now. Fantastic free gift with 1st order. Ring Lisa now – Tel. 01226 345606 BAR staff required at The Bridge, Penistone for 12 hours a week. Previous applicants need not apply – Tel. 01226 766835 after 12 noon

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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

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WENTWORTH Castle Gardens. Visitor Services (20 hours) and seasonal catering and events staff. Up to £5.93 per hour. All posts involve some weekends and bank holidays. Relevant experience and ‘can do’ attitude essential. Closing date 25th October. For more details – Tel. 01226 776040 or email: heritagetrust@wentworthcastle.org.

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(Temporary to cover maternity leave) Required for 3 GP practice to deliver health promotion & phlebotomy. 10 hours per week, salary £6.91 per hour.

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Must have previous experience and current Food Hygiene Certificate. Fri/Sat & Sun during peak 10.00am - 4.00pm

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Fundraising and Development Officer Part-Time Due to continued expansion we require someone with experience of fundraising, advertising and good administration skills to join the station. Experience in writing successful funding applications is preferred as is the ability to work on your own initiative and good communication skills. This is a part-time position, 221/2 hours per week within normal business hours, fixed term for 12 months only, with a competitive salary. The role is funded by a grant from the Ofcom Community Radio Fund. To apply, download an application form at www.penistonefm.co.uk and email to martin.sugden@penistonefm.co.uk by 5pm, Monday 18th October.

Administration Officer Part time position (16 hours per week)* £5.93 - £6.28 per hour* *also open to those seeking work-based training through apprenticeships at differential hours and rates as recommended and accepted by national government.

This is an exciting and challenging opportunity for a resourceful person to join a Barnsley based national organisation that represents brass bands throughout the UK. Key responsibilities will include providing a range of telephone, clerical services and administrative duties. To succeed, you will have strong administrative, communicational and organisational skills. The closing date for applications is Thursday 21st October 2010 followed by interviews. For a full job description and application pack please download from www.bfbb.co.uk or write to: The General Secretary, British Federation of Brass Bands, National Office, Unit 12, Maple Estate, Stocks Lane, BARNSLEY, South Yorkshire S75 2BL.

Previous applicants need not apply.

W I T H A RT S F O R A L L

11-16, 1400 pupils, Barnsley, South Yorkshire. Required January 2011 (or earlier by negotiation)

TEACHER OF MATHEMATICS – M.P.S. (TLR2a AVAILABLE FOR SUITABLE CANDIDATE) We’re looking for creative, committed teachers, to join the team at our vibrant, over-subscribed school. Join us and you can enjoy: • Working with talented and supportive colleagues • Priority for places at the on-site nursery • A well ordered successful school, where teachers can teach “A good school... where English and personal development, and wellbeing are outstanding” OfSTED 2010... 75% 5A*-C, 52% with English and Maths... Inspiring and empowering children Kingstone School, Broadway, Barnsley S70 6RB. Tel: (01226) 738591. Fax: (01226) 215758 Email: k.fechter@barnsley.org FULL INSTRUCTIONS ON HOW TO APPLY CAN BE FOUND AT: www.kingstoneschool.co.uk Closing date: Tuesday 19th October Interviews: Thursday 21st October KINGSTONE SCHOOL IS COMMITTED TO ‘SAFEGUARDING’

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BARNSLEY TRADES COUNCIL CLUB RACECOMMON ROAD Notice to Members & Associate Members

Friday 15th October

MARTIN BURTON’S

THE NIA, BIRMINGHAM

An ideal opportunity to join Daniel in this special Christmas show at The NIA, Birmingham. Includes G Return coach travel G One night's B&B at a good quality hotel in the Midlands area G A 'top price' ticket for Daniel's Christmas concert at the NIA, Birmingham G Return hotel to venue coach transfers G Visit to the Bullring Shopping Complex in Birmingham or similar on Day 2 – ideal for Christmas shopping G The services of a Tour Manager

HUGE SALE OF BRIDAL WEAR

CELEBRATION PARTY

ACORN ROSE & CROWN (The Pig) THE FREE POOL BARNSLEY 828460

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SOUL BAND

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Kettlebell Training Mon: 8pm Valley Community Centre, Cudworth Boxercise Tues: 5.45pm Darton Darby and Joan Club Pilates Tues: 7.15pm Valley Community Centre, Cudworth Boxercise Weds: 7pm Carlton Parish Hall Contact Jilly 07941 362244

Sunday 17th October

TOTAL CONFUSION

DENISE JOHNSON

EMERALD THIEVES

THE MANHATTANS

TOP PUNK BAND AND SUPPORTING ACT Saturday 16th October

SUPERB IRISH LIVE POP/ROCK BAND

TOP FEMALE VOCALIST Saturday 23rd October

BRILLIANT SOUL/MOTOWN BAND

Check website on www.barnsleytradesclub.com

FUNCTION ROOMS AVAILABLE RING 284564

DALE TAVERN

WEDNESDAY CARVERY 12 noon-2pm £4.50 OAPs £3.50 WEDNESDAY: KARAOKE, PLAY YOUR CARDS RIGHT SATURDAY: KARAOKE IN THE LOUNGE

SUNDAY CARVERY

12 noon - 4.00 p.m. £5.95 Under 10’s £3.50 Sunday 17th October: JOYRIDE Exceptional Duo FREE FUNCTION ROOM AVAILABLE

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The Sensational Rock Group

COAST

Sunday 17th October: is Variety Night – VARIOUS ARTISTS Thursday 2nd Dec.: MERCURY – £5 per ticket All proceeds for Childrens Ward BDGH Free Function Room Available

CATS PROTECTION AUTUMN EVENT Sunday 17th October 2.30 - 4.00pm Wilthorpe & Redbrook Community Centre Huddersfield Road

Tombola, Plants, Bottle Stall, Cakes, Cats Protection Goodies, Soft Toys, Jewellery, Cards and a large sale of card making tools, punches, stamps, card and paper stock etc.

POLISH SOCIAL CLUB Summer Lane, Barnsley MEMBERS & BONA FIDE GUESTS

Saturday 2nd October

METALWORKS Friday 8th October

THE NICK DAVIES BAND

FUNCTION ROOM AVAILABLE

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SILVER AWARD FOR ACROBATS CHRYSTAL Waterhouse and her acrobatic partner Zoe Whitfield won silver in the Yorkshire Acrobatic Championships. The pair dazzled the judges with a perfect execution of both the Balance and Tempo routines in the the international level 11 to 16s category. The girls gained high marks for artistry after showing excellent technique and complex choreography. Barnsley girl Chrystal has had a fine year as she took gold in the Winterthur International Cup in Switzerland as well as several golds in the UK. Next month, she will compete in the British Acrobatic Tournament. She is hoping to represent Great Britain next year in several events including the European Championships. Both girls are seeking sponsorship. Contact Donna Waterhouse for more details 07986161776.

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Silver lining: Chrystal Waterhouse and her partner Zoe Whitfield perform their routine which gave them the silver medal at the Yorkshire Acrobatic Championships. (S)

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