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TODDLER Bethany Rosser was the youngest musician performing on keyboard and percussion at a concert in Worsbrough.
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She shared the stage with ‘junior’ clarinettist Jean Johnson, more than 70 years her senior, and other students from a town centre music school. It was Bethany’s first public performance, and only the second for Jean, of Main Street, Wombwell, who began learning clarinet less than two years ago. Bethany is learning to read and play music as she is learning to read and speak English. Teacher Helen Madden said: “Two is very early to be learning, I know that. But it is working.” Bethany is the youngest of a group of five toddlers in Helen’s Early Learning group. She teaches them traditional printed music using flash cards and fun games. She said: “Having kids myself, I
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thought if they can learn to read and write when they’re two or three, and they can start to learn another language, and if they do it in a fun way, there’s no reason why they can’t learn music as well.” The toddlers learn the basics on piano and percussion instruments. They can write their own rhythms and tunes using the printed notes, and then play them back. Helen, of Opus School of Music, Dean Street, said: “I asked one three-year-old to show me where ‘middle C’ was and she asked me if I wanted it in treble clef or bass clef. “They understand loud and soft, high and low pitch, and how to follow a conductor. “They even know the difference between major and minor, although so far they mostly just understand it as happy sounds or Oldest and youngest: musicians in concert last Friday, Jean Johnson and Bethany Rosser. Picture: Wes Hobson sad sounds.”
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FAITH and football w ill be the topic of conversation at a meal and speech being hosted by exBarnsley FC player Bruce Dyer. He w ill join other players past and present from the club at the Oak well Legends suite on Thursday, September 25 at 7pm and members of the public are ask ed to go along and tak e par t. It has been organised by churches work ing together in Barnsley and w ill also feature Barnsley FC's ow n chaplain Peter Amos w ho w ill discuss w ith players about how faith mak es a difference in football.
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A JEEP stolen from Wombwell High Street crashed into a house when thieves ran out of petrol. Mrs Gillian Davis, 43, of Orchard Street, was at a wedding when the incident occurred but returned to find several bricks out of place and her front door jammed. She said: “I got home at about 11pm and saw dust and debris outside the house. I couldn’t get in through the front door as the impact had jammed it shut. “I was so angry when neighbours told me what had happened, I wish I had been in so I could have caught them.” An eye-witness said the car veered into the house when it appeared to run out of petrol. Two youths then jumped out and ran away. A neighbour said: “There was a loud bang and the house shook slightly, my daughter came running through wondering what had happened.” Mrs Davis said: “I am glad it wasn’t going at full speed as there would have been much more damage.” Police are investigating. The vehicle was owned by a local man.
A FAMILY with a travelling heritage is restoring a traditional open lot bow-top wagon in which they and their predecessors would have lived in.
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Margaret and Archie Smith, of George Street, Low Valley, have had the wagon for two years and are in the final stages of completion. Mrs Smith said: “We are not sure how old it actually is but it could be getting on towards 100 years. “It has taken a lot of time to restore it as the paint work is extremely intricate and unfortunately it suffered damage in the floods.” Although open lot wagons are no longer used by travellers the couple want to use the restored vehicle to teach their children about their heritage. Mrs Smith said: “Our grandchildren don’t know anything about how we lived and where the family comes from but with this we can bring the stories to life. “My husband was born in a similar wagon and travelled with no electricity, no water and no television. All the cooking would have been done outside on an open fire.” The restoration is hoped to be completed in the new year when the family will take it to exhibitions living as they would have done in the early 1900s. She said: “Obviously we can’t actually travel in it as we would have done as the roads are now too dangerous. “However we will live in the wagon, which can sleep six and take part in activities such as peg making and weaving baskets for our traditional flower displays.” The council has invited them to attend the annual exhibition of different ethnic groups which takes place at the town hall.
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North Korean ambassador Ja Song Nam was a guest at the opening of the North Korean art show. He and second secretary Yung Chol are welcomed by arts development officer Julie Gaskell and Coun Bill Newman.
NORTH KOREA ON VIEW AT COOPER BY IAN THOMPSON IGNORE the brutal, propaganda posters in the middle bit of the Cooper Gallery show of North Korean art. Dwell instead on the paintings in this fascinating exhibition if you want a better idea of the state of the art there. The show is being staged as the
country opens to Western influences. From the evidence of this exhibition, those influences have been there for years. Some of the paintings would not look out of place in the 19th century galleries of Tate Britain in London. Tak Hyo Yon's '1st June (Children's Day)' has the dreamy quality of a painting by Frederick Lord Leighton. Son U Yong's 'Onjongli Evening of Mount Kumganang' is breath-
takingly beautiful. Other paintings, such as Tak Hy Hion's 'Pavilion in Park Ryan Gang' and Kim Song Ryong's 'Side of Botang River', are Impressionistic in style and would adorn the walls of The Louvre. 'Army Song of Victory' by Cha Chayong Ho has the look of a frame from one of those war 'Commando' magazines that were on sale to British kids in the
1960s. The show. 'Art for the State' runs until October 11. ■ Don't miss 'The Romance of the Sea in the gallery's Fox Wing. Dramatic marine paintings by Paris-born Eugene Isabey are intermingled with work by Thomas Luny, Anthony Vandyke Copley Fielding, William Roxby Beverley and others.
Closure of estate post office would be ‘devastating’ CLOSING Worsbrough Common post office would have a devastating effect on the estate, it has been claimed. The Highstone Road post office is one of 15 across Barnsley recommended for closure and the Worsbrough Common Community Association has started a protest petition. Association member Yvonne Saunders said it was essential it stayed open. “The post office is the hub of the community. We are in a bad position because we are on a hill and the nearest post office is Agnes Road. “Worsbrough Common is deprived and this is a service we cannot afford to lose. “The post office acts as everything, people get chatting in there and problems get sorted. “It would be devastating to us if it closes and will have a big impact.” Mrs Saunders is worried elderly residents would struggle to get to the other post office. Coun Malcolm Price shares her concern and said: “Worsbrough Common is a well-used post office with up to 800 customers a week. With the regeneration of the estate we certainly wanted a post office to go within the community centre but the Post Office is not listening.” The future of Worsbrough Common and Doncaster Road post offices was discussed at an area forum meeting last Monday. Coun Mike Stokes represents the Central ward which includes Doncaster Road. He said: “The case for keeping Doncaster Road post office open is good because there are a lot of people dependant on it. “The alternative is going to Stairfoot and crossing Doncaster Road twice. That is not an easy task, particularly if the people doing it are mothers with prams or the elderly.”
The Post Office announced its intention to close 15 Barnsley post offices four weeks ago. Statistics from the Post Office justifying its stance claim both Worsbrough Common and Doncaster Road post offices are 0.9 miles from the alternative office on Agnes Road. National criteria state urban communities should be “within one mile of the nearest post office” and therefore both are recommended for closure. Consultation continues until September 22, write to: Adrian Wales, Network Development Manager, Network Change Programme Office, Post Office Ltd, Freepost, Network Change, or e-mail: network.change @postoffice.co.uk. A group of councillors who scrutinises regeneration policy will discuss the proposed post office closures tomorrow. Chairman Dick Wraith said it was an emotive subject. “If there are specific examples where we feel there has been any error or oversight, we will challenge it.” The meeting will be held at 1pm in the town hall and is open to the public. Details: 773073.
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CHILDREN from across Barnsley were climbing high at a free summer camp at the Peak Venture Centre near Penistone. The 140 children, who would not have had a summer holiday, spent a week taking part in activities such as quad biking, rope climbing and abseiling. The seven to 11-year-olds included two groups of young carers, children who look after parents, some who have brothers or sisters at Bluebell Wood hospice and a group of Aspergers’ sufferers. Assistant camp director Collette Hardy said it was a great opportunity for the children, some of whom had been through a lot for their age. One camper Drew, 10, of Darfield
said: “We have done stuff I’ve never done before and it’s been lots of fun. Quad biking is my favourite but there is always something going on like games and singing.” The camp was financed by the Scout Dike Trust to give the disadvantaged youngsters a break from their everyday life. Ron Carbutt, chairman of the charity, said: “This summer camp is for local children deserving of a break away from home to enjoy having fun with plenty of exercise and fresh air and with a taste of adventure with children their own age. “This is our first summer camp and a concept we will develop in future years.” There will be a firework display tonight to mark the end of the week’s events.
Barnsley Jobfair NO one said returning to work was easy. But if you want to return to work there is help and advice available. On Wednesday 10th September Barnsley Work and Skills Board and Jobcentre Plus are holding a Jobfair at Barnsley YMCA. The Barnsley Jobfair will provide you with all you need to return to work including the chance to meet local employers with job vacancies, advice on writing your CV and help with interview techniques. But before you come to the jobfair here are some top ten tips to get you started: 1. Be realistic about job opportunities that are available to you. If you have been out of work for a while you might not be able to return to work at the same level or you may need training. Remember once you have a job it is easier to work your way up through the company gaining experience and training as you work. 2. Really look at the skills that companies are crying out for and make sure you're offering them or look at how to get the skills they need. A4E and other advisors will be at the Barnsley Jobfair to help you to find the right course for you and your future job. 3. Know what basic salary rates are and what the average salary for your job is. 4. Seek advice – no matter how much you think you know someone else may know more. Extra advice about your CV, interview style or presentation can make the difference. JobCentre Plus and other advisors will be at the Barnsley Jobfair to help you to write your CV for your next job. 5. Be prepared. It's not always the best candidate that gets the job, it's often the best prepared candidate. Research the companies just as you would for an interview. You'll then be able to tell on why you want to work for the organisation and what you can do for them. 6. Consider the temporary market – companies may prefer to recruit on a temporary basis for their own flexibility and this can be a good way into a full time opportunity. 7. A smile, a strong handshake, and a positive attitude. First impressions are vital. Approach an employer, smile, and offer your hand when you introduce yourself. Don't under dress - dress accordingly because a jobfair is a professional activity – perhaps your first contact with a future employer. 8. Grab a coffee – use your network. Networking with former colleagues, advisors and friends can open up doors to you. 9. Keep your head down – if you don't like your job, stay positive and productive and get on with it. 10. Come to the Jobfair at Barnsley YMCA on Wednesday 10th September 2008.
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Curfew Monument spoilt in for bike ‘wanton vandalism’ damage A THURNSCOE man who took a mountain bike jumped up and down on it when he was asked to give it back, Barnsley magistrates’ court was told.
The brick monument is at the rear of Hanson’s Stairfoot brickworks and commemorates the ‘Mansfield marine band’ a layer of fossil bearing clay laid down when Barnsley was covered by a prehistoric equatorial forest. The monument was built eight years ago and has occasionally been sprayed with graffiti but last weekend yobs have smashed it to pieces. Hanson’s works manager Dave Mason was alerted to the damage on Monday morning. He said: “I have a stockyard supervisor, Paul Crew,
John William Bortoft, 22, of Hickleton Terrace also picked up the bike and threw it on the floor, said Joanne Milner, prosecuting. She said the bike’s owner had ridden it to a friend’s, left it in a back garden and later noticed it was missing. Bortoft had admitted damage at an earlier hearing. Walter Brook, defending, said Bortoft, who had learning difficulties, had to realise that drinking was contributing to his offending. District judge Michael Rosenberg imposed a nine month community order including supervision and a 28 day curfew. He said: “You are going to right way to getting yourself locked up. You cannot go on committing offences and blaming learning difficulties. You cannot go on drinking large quantities of alcohol. “You may say that you go barmy if you do not have a drink. The point of the curfew is to get you to cut down your intake.” Bortoft was also ordered to pay £35 in compensation.
who lives on Albany Close and sometimes walks in to work along the transPennine trail. He'd seen it and told me to have a look, I couldn’t believe it was so bad. “If you have youngsters walking past you get some graffiti but you cannot cause that much damage with your bare hands. It’s got to have taken half an hour to rip to pieces like that.” Coun Fred Clowery was appalled by the vandalism and said the bowling pavilion at Ardsley had also been damaged. He said problems with vandalism had peaked during the holidays. “Over the last couple of weeks they have pulled about a square metre of bricks from the exterior wall at the bowling pavil-
Hanson’s closes down WORKERS at Hanson's Stairfoot brickworks clocked off for the last time on Friday as the plant was mothballed because of the credit crunch. The closure means 75 staff have been laid off and company spokesman David Weeks said it is unlikely the works will reopen until at least 2010. “It looks as though we are in for 18 months of pain until we emerge from the other side. “Our business is demand led and we have to be able
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MENTAL UNIT FIRM DEFENDS DECISION BY EMMA SPENCER THE COMPANY behind a mental hospital being built in Barnsley has defended its plans amid growing concern from the public and councillors. Last week Coun Mike Stokes and resident Arthur Mitchell said they were alarmed by Voyage Care’s proposals to drop a community centre from the development on the former Pindar Oaks hospital, off Sheffield Road, in favour of building more units. But Paul Constable, the company’s development director, said the firm wouldn’t put anyone at risk. He told the Chronicle that patients wouldn’t be young offenders but would have low level learning disabilities such as autism or maybe suffer depression or psychotic
‘We would not put any client in there that we felt we couldn't manage and wouldn't put anybody at risk within the hospital or outside’ episodes. The youngsters will be admitted from within a 50-mile radius of the town, having been sectioned under the Mental Health Act and are expected to live at the site for between 18 months and three years depending on the level of care and treatment they need. The 11 new units proposed instead of the community centre will provide temporary accommodation for discharged patients before they move back into their own homes. Mr Constable said: “It is a second stage so they can come from a hospi-
Youngsters’ art is on street level MOVE over Jackson Pollack...there are some new street artists in town. Kids dabbled in the highbrow technique when they teamed up with artists Peter Deakin and Vera Peternko to create some colour pieces outside shops in the town centre last week. Youngsters were given the challenge of making a self-portrait picture using projecting techniques and acetate and then re-creating the image on the pavement, much to the amusement of shoppers passing by. Peter said: “The kids loved it and that is what art is all about. “They seemed to enjoy being able to draw and paint outside so people could see what they were doing. “We’ve definitely got some good little artists in the town.” It was organised as part of a project being run by the youth service and YMCA to provide a range of fun activities for kids over the summer.
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Street art: Olivia Bailey, 10.
ON THIS DAY... ■ Britain and France declared war on Germany in 1939 following the Nazi’s invasion of Poland two days earlier. Four years later the war continued and British troops, led by Field Marshall Montgomery, landed on the ‘toe’ of Italy on this day in 1943.In 1912 rulers in New York were seeking new motoring laws, following 423 deaths in the previous year. ■ The Fair Isle in northern Scotland was bought by the National Trust in 1954. It was more inter-
ested in the islands bird sanctuary not the famous knitted sweaters. ■ September 3 has been a day for tragedies. In 1984 1,300 were killed as a typhoon battered the Philippines, in 1998 a Swissair plane from New York to Geneva crashed in the sea off the coast of Nova Scotia and in 2004 more than 200 died after a three-day siege in a Russian school came to an end.
■ In 1888 George Eastman patented his roll film camera and registered the Kodak name. ■ A new land speed record was set by Malcolm Campbell in the Bluebird at Bonneville Salt Flats, Utah, in 1935. The car averaged 301mph.
■ The Swedish switched from driving on the left to the right-hand side of the road in 1967.
■ First breath: 1965 Charlie Sheen (Carlos Irwin Estevez), American actor.
■ Richard - known as Richard Lionheart - was crowned King of England at Westminster Abbey in 1189.
■ Last breath: 1658 Oliver Cromwell, English soldier and statesman.
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Dreams of the West End A BARNSLEY singer has landed a gig singing with a professional BeeGees tribute band even though she’s a girl. Danielle Steers, 17, of Brettas Park, Monk Bretton, will sing a selection of songs originally written by the Bee Gees for other artistes, like Celine Dion, Barbara Streisand and Dionne Warwick, when Jive Talking comes to Barnsley in October. She said: “I knew they sometimes had guests sing with them so I sent my CD off to the band’s agent and they asked me to sing.” Danielle has her sights on a career on the West End stage. She is about to start the second year of a three-year course at the SLP stage school in Leeds. She said: “Ever since I was little it’s
been a huge ambition for me to make it to the West End. But to be honest I’d sing anywhere really. I just love performing.” Danielle will also perform her own concert, an evening with Danielle Steers and Guests, at the Academy Theatre next week. She hopes it will raise some money because it costs her thousands of pounds each year for her course in fees, uniform, equipment and travel. Earlier in the summer she won two talent shows netting prize money of £3,000. She was won about 20 singing competitions so far. The Jive Talking show is on October 9 at the Academy Theatre in Birdwell. Danielle’s own show is on Sunday September 7. For tickets call 744442.
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SECOND NIGHTCLUB FOR TOWN ‘BUDDIES’ BY MIKE COTTON A NIGHTCLUB started for people with learning and physical disabilities has been so successful it is opening in a second venue next month. Buddies is run once a month at the Sturdy Lads, Monk Bretton, for about 70 adults and their carers. It attracted attention from the national media and several cash donations after the idea was reported in the Chronicle in May. Next month a ‘sister club’ night
will be launched at the Dale Tavern at Worsbrough on alternate fortnights to that in Monk Bretton. The original idea came from Sybil Davey, 77, of Eaden Crescent, Hoyland, whose daughter Lorraine has Down’s Syndrome. She said: “We’ve done really really well, We’ve had calls from places out of town like Doncaster and Huddersfield. “But not everyone from the Worsbrough side of Barnsley can get to Monk Bretton that easily, so we’ve decided to do another one at the
Dale Tavern. We’ve got four of the members with disabilities on the committee now. I said they’d end up running it themselves and they are starting to already.” Sybil decided to start the club because Lorraine, 44, would like to go clubbing but would not be comfortable in an ordinary town centre club. Buddies is open from 6.30pm on the first Tuesday of each month at the Sturdy Lads, and on the third Tuesday at the Dale Tavern. The entry fee of £4 includes entry to the raffle.
Arty bunch: Showing off their ‘crafty’ kites after a craftwork session at Worsbrough Mill last Thursday are Anders Holmes, Ella-Louise Horner, Travis Gill and Robyn Leah Pattison. Picture: Wes Hobson
Quit and get fit – 3 services one result!! IF YOU’D LOVE TO GIVE UP SMOKING WITHOUT GAINING WEIGHT YOU CAN………. That’s the message that the Barnsley NHS Stop Smoking Service is keen to get to everyone and they have launched a unique and totally different approach to quitting.
Street in Feb this year and from there co-ordinate a Barnsley wide programme.
Barnsley has a significantly higher number of smokers than the UK average which leads to shortened life expectancy and early deaths from heart disease and cancer which could all sound like doom and gloom but the service really wants to help people make positive and committed decisions to stop smoking.
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The service has helped over 2,200 people to stop over the last year and it’s a fact that people are 4 times more likely to quit with help from the stop smoking service The service opened its new drop in premises on Eldon
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service are offering 4 free weekly vouchers for nicotine replacement when you register and attend weekly sessions PLUS free Slimming World vouchers up to 12 weeks or Premier Leisure gym membership for every week you stay smoke free. So with the support of the UK’s largest and most successful Slimming organisation with over 35 groups in Barnsley on times and at times to suit everyone plus the chance to make use of the fantastic gym facilities at Premier Leisure sites how can you fail !!! Make you sure you put the quit shop on your list the next time you are in town and drop in to take advantage of these great offers and bag yourself a health bargain, a longer healthier life and save yourself pounds into the deal!!!!
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Mon. 22nd-Fri. 26th September B.B. + Evening meal. Lift to all floors. You are assured of first class comfort, superb facilities and a very warm welcome. Includes entertainment and excursions. . . . . . . £155 TOURS AT A GLANCE 6th Oct (5 days), Watersedge, Torquay . . . . . . . . . . £159 17th Oct (4 days), Granville Lodge, Scarborough . . £129 24th Oct (3 days), Monterey Beach, St. Annes . . . £109 10th Nov (5 days), Risboro Hotel, Llandudno . . . . . £159 24th Nov (5 days), Queens Hotel, Skegness . . . . . . £159 1st Dec (5 days), Royal Hotel, Great Yarmouth . . . . £165 Oakleaf Coaches are dedicated to providing friendly and professional drivers and good quality hotels at the right price.
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SEPTEMBER DAY TRIPS Adult Mon. 1st PICKERING & YORK . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £10.00 Tues. 2nd WHITBY & HEARTBEAT . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £10.00 Sat. 6th BRIDLINGTON (3.00pm return). . . . . . . . . . £9.00 Sat. 6th BURY MARKET (4.00pm return) . . . . . . . . . £9.00 Sun. 7th SOUTHPORT AIR SHOW . . . . . . . . . . . . . £10.00 Wed. 10th KENDAL MKT & WINDERMERE . . . . . . . . £10.00 Sat. 13th LLANDUDNO. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £10.00 Sun. 14th BLACKPOOL . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £10.00 Mon. 15th SELBY MARKET & YORK . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £9.00 Thurs. 18th BOUNDARY MILLS (3.00pm return) . . . . . . £9.00 Sat. 20th BURY MARKET (4.00pm return) . . . . . . . . . £9.00 Sun. 21st TRAFFORD SHOPPER (4.00pm return) . . . £9.00 Thurs. 25th YORKSHIRE DALES MYSTERY . . . . . . . . £10.00 Sat. 27th BLACKPOOL . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £10.00 Sun. 28th SCARBOROUGH . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £10.00 Tues. 30th BRIDLINGTON . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £10.00 OCTOBER DAY TRIPS Sat. 4th BLACKPOOL (8.00pm return) . . . . . . . . . . £11.00 Sun. 5th WHITBY. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £10.00 Mon. 6th CHESTERFIELD & BAKEWELL . . . . . . . . . £10.00 Sat. 11th BLACKPOOL (8.00pm return) . . . . . . . . . . £11.00 Wed. 15th BURY MARKET (4.00pm return) . . . . . . . . . £9.00 Sat. 18th BLACKPOOL (8.00pm return) . . . . . . . . . . £11.00 Thurs. 23rd YORKSHIRE DALES MYSTERY . . . . . . . . £10.00 Sat. 25th BLACKPOOL (8.00pm return) . . . . . . . . . . £11.00 Sun. 26th BLACKPOOL Drive Thru . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £11.00 Tues. 28th BLACKPOOL Drive Thru . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £11.00 * All Day Trips are coach fare only.
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ISLE OF WIGHT - Royal Pier Hotel Sept. 20 – 7 days – HB
Price includes excursions to Newport Market, Godshill, Shanklin, Alum Bay, The Needles and Ryde. ILLUMINATIONS! 06 Oct. & 20 Oct., Blackpool, Manhattan Hotel, 5 days, Half Board . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Only £189 ILLUMINATIONS! 19 Sept, 10 Oct. & 31 Oct. St Annes on Sea, Langdales Hotel, 3 days Half Board plus Sunday Lunch . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £135 29 Sept. Skegness, Queens Hotel, 5 days Half Board . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Only £175 03 Oct. Ostend, Hotel Admiral, 4 days, Half Board . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Only £149 06 Oct. Torquay, Kistor Hotel, 5 days, Half Board . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Only £189 NEW! 12 Oct. Southport & Chester, Prince of Wales Hotel, 2 days (1 Night) Half Board . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Only £50 13 Oct. Weston Super Mare, Sand Bay Holiday Village, 5 days Half Board with reduced price bar one evening with drinks served at 50p each (house brands only) . . . Only £155 13 Oct. Eastbourne, Mansion Hotel, 5 days, Half Board . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Only £189 ILLUMINATIONS! 17 Oct. & 24 Oct., Blackpool, Manhattan Hotel, 4 days, Half Board . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Only £139 20 Oct. Isle of Wight, Riviera, 5 days Half Board . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Only £179
TURKEY & TINSEL BREAKS 20 Oct. Eastbourne, Haddon Hall Hotel, 5 days, Half Board. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Only £199 27 Oct. Torquay, Devonshire Hotel, 5 days, Half Board . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Only £165 27 Oct. Isle of Wight, Marina Bay or Royal Pier Hotel, 5 days, Half Board. . . . Only £179 1 Dec. Weston Super Mare, New Ocean Hotel, 5 days, Half Board . . . . . . . . Only £199 NEW! 1 Dec. Isle of Wight, Marina Bay, 5 days, Half Board . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Only £149 07 Dec. Paignton, Marine Hotel, 5 days, Half Board . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Only £199 ######################################
Tours include: F Luxury coach travel F Accommodation as specified F En suite bedrooms F Excursions F Entertainment (excluding Southport 12/10) F Local departure points
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Sat. 6th Sept. . . . BEAMISH. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £10.00 Sun. 7th Sept . . . SKEGNESS . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £10.00 Mon. 8th Sept. . . BAKEWELL & MATLOCK . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £9.00 Wed. 10th Sept. . MORECAMBE . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £10.00 Thurs. 11th Sept . SOUTHPORT. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £10.00 Sat. 13th Sept. . . BLACKPOOL . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £10.00 Sun. 14th Sept . . SCARBOROUGH. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £10.00 Sun. 14th Sept . . WHITBY . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £10.00 Tue. 16th Sept. . . LINCOLN . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £10.00 Wed. 17th Sept. . YORK & MCARTHUR GLEN . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £9.00 Sat. 20th Sept . . CLEETHORPES . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £9.00 Sun. 21st Sept . . SCARBOROUGH . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £10.00 Tue. 23rd Sept . . FLEETWOOD & CLEVELEYS . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £10.00 Wed. 24th Sept. . SKIPTON & HOWARTH . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £9.00 Sat. 27th Sept. . . BLACKPOOL . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £10.00 Sun. 28th Sept . . LAKES & KENDAL . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £11.00 Tue. 30th Sept . . BRIDLINGTON . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £10.00 Wed. 1st Oct. . . . SKIPTON & BATLEY MILL. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £9.00 Sat. 4th Oct. . . . . SKEGNESS . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £10.00 Sun. 5th Oct . . . . LIVERPOOL & ALBERT DOCKS . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £10.00 Tue. 7th Oct . . . . MORECAMBE & LANCASTER . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £10.00 Wed. 8th Oct. . . . BURY MARKET . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £9.00 Sat. 11th Oct . . . NOTTINGHAM SHOPPER . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £9.00
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15 Sep 5 days LLANDUDNO Whitehouse Hotel .......... £159.99 15 Sep 5 days SEACROFT Adults Only........................ £139.99 19 Sep 3 days LLANDUDNO Chatsworth House Hotel . £ 79.99 19 Sep 3 days SCARBOROUGH Grand Hotel .............. £ 75.00 22 Sep 5 days SAND BAY Adults Only ......................... £169.99 22 Sep 5 days WESTON SUPER MARE Lynton Hotel £155.00 29 Sep 5 days FOLKESTONE Burstin Hotel ................ £149.99 29 Sep 5 days MILL RYTHE Adults only 60p bar spec .£149.99 6 Oct 5 days ST IVES St Merryn Hotel ....................... £145.00 6 Oct 5 days ILLFRACOMBE Arlington Hotel ........... £145.00 LONDON SHOWBREAKS ALL INCLUDE TRANSFERS STAYING AT THE IBIS HOTEL WITH ENGLISH BREAKFAST Tue/Wed 21 - 22 Oct Lion King & Hairspray ............................ £139.99 Sat/Sun 25-26 Oct Jersey Boys Holiday Inn Brent Cross........... £135.00 Wed/Thu 5 - 6 Nov Chicago & Billy Elliot ................................ £139.99 Tue/Wed 25 - 26 Nov We Will Rock You & Never Forget ....... £145.00 Mon/Tue 8 - 9 Dec Joseph & Grease .......................................... £149.99 All Shows are Stalls/Dress Circle seats SEPTEMBER DAYTRIPS Thur 4 Cleethorpes ............ £9.75 Pleasure Island# ................ £9.75 Sat 6 York ........................ £8.75 Flamingoland#................... £9.25 Whitby ............................. £9.75 Sun 7 Blackpool ................ £9.75 Chester or Zoo# ................ £9.75 Skegness .......................... 10.75 Tue 9 York ....................... £8.75 Scarborough...................... £9.75
Thur 11Hornsea & Bridlington £9.75 Fri 12 Blackpool ................ £8.75 Sat 13 Skipton.................. £8.75 Blackpool ALL SEATS .......... £9.99 Harrogate Flower Show# .... £9.75
6th - 13th Sept. . . . . . YARMOUTH . . . . . . . SWANVALE LODGE HOTEL . . . . . . £265.00 7th - 11th Sept . . . . . . TYNEMOUTH. . . . . . PARK HOTEL. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £200.00 13th - 20th Sept. . . . . YARMOUTH . . . . . . SWANVALE LODGE HOTEL . . . . . £265.00 15th - 19th Sept. . . . . BLACKPOOL . . . . . BLENCARN HOTEL . . . . . . . . Now £160.00 20th - 26th Sept . . . . . ISLE OF WIGHT . . . . MARINA BAY HOTEL . . . . . . . . . . . £258.00 20th - 26th Sept . . . . . TORQUAY . . . . . . . . KISTOR HOTEL . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £249.00 22nd - 26th Sept . . . . BLACKPOOL . . . . . . VALRON HOTEL . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £127.00 22nd - 26th Sept . . . . BLAIRGOWRIE . . . . ANGUS HOTEL . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £224.00 22nd - 26th Sept . . . . FOLKESTONE . . . . . SOUTHCLIFFE HOTEL . . . . . . . . . . £166.00 22nd - 26th Sept . . . . ILFRACOMBE . . . . . PALM COURT HOTEL . . . . . . . . . . . £176.00 22nd - 26th Sept . . . . TORQUAY . . . . . . . . SEASCAPE HOTEL . . . . . . . . . . . . . £172.00 25th Sept - 2nd Oct . . ISLE OF MAN. . . . . . CHESTHOUSE HOTEL . . . . . . . . . . £412.00 26th - 28th Sept . . . . . BLACKPOOL . . . . . . VALRON HOTEL . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £83.00 27th Sept - 3rd Oct . . ISLE OF WIGHT . . . . MARINA BAY HOTEL . . . . . . . . . . . £258.00 27th Sept - 5th Oct . . SALOU . . . . . . . . . . . HOTEL EUROPA PARK . . . . . . . . . . £313.00 27th Sept - 4th Oct . . WEYMOUTH . . . . . . HOTEL MON AMI . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £270.00 29th Sept - 3 Oct . . . . BLACKPOOL . . . . . . VALRON HOTEL . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £127.00 29th Sept - 3 Oct . . . . GILSLAND . . . . . . . . GILSLAND SPA HOTEL. . . . . . . . . . £207.00 29th Sept - 3 Oct . . . . MORECAMBE . . . . . BELLE VUE HOTEL . . . . . . . . . . . . . £156.00 29th Sept - 3 Oct . . . . TORQUAY . . . . . . . . KISTOR HOTEL . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £179.00 29th Sept - 3 Oct . . . . WEYMOUTH . . . . . . CARLTON HOTEL . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £156.00 3rd - 5th Oct . . . . . . . BLACKPOOL . . . . . VALRON HOTEL . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £83.00 4th - 11th Oct. . . . . . . JERSEY . . . . . . . . . . MAYFAIR HOTEL . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £395.00 5th - 10th Oct. . . . . . . BOURNEMOUTH . . BAY VIEW COURT HOTEL . . . . . . . £206.00 6th - 10th Oct. . . . . . . BIDEFORD . . . . . . . DURRANT HOUSE HOTEL . . . . . . £140.00 6th - 10th Oct. . . . . . . BLACKPOOL . . . . . VALRON HOTEL . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £127.00 6th - 10th Oct. . . . . . . BRIDLINGTON . . . . BALMORAL HOTEL . . . . . . . . . . . . £180.00 6th - 10th Oct. . . . . . . GILSLAND . . . . . . . . GILSLAND SPA HOTEL . . . . . . . . . £207.00 6th - 10th Oct. . . . . . . MORECAMBE . . . . . BROADWAY HOTEL . . . . . . . . . . . . £174.00 6th - 10th Oct. . . . . . . NEWQUAY . . . . . . . BAY HOTEL . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £195.00 6th - 10th Oct. . . . . . . TORQUAY . . . . . . . . BURLINGTON HOTEL. . . . . . . . . . . £152.00 6th - 10th Oct. . . . . . . YARMOUTH . . . . . . . SWANVALE LODGE HOTEL . . . . . . £150.00 13th - 17th Oct. . . . . . BLACKPOOL . . . . . . BLENCARN HOTEL. . . . . . . . . . . . . £160.00 13th - 17th Oct. . . . . . BLACKPOOL . . . . . . VALRON HOTEL . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £127.00 13th - 17th Oct. . . . . . EASTBOURNE . . . . . GLASTONBURY HOTEL . . . . . . . . . £175.00 13th - 17th Oct. . . . . . EXMOUTH . . . . . . . . ASHTON COURT HOTEL . . . . . . . . £173.00 13th - 17th Oct. . . . . . GILSLAND . . . . . . . . GILSLAND SPA HOTEL. . . . . . . . . . £207.00 13th - 17th Oct. . . . . . ISLE OF WIGHT . . . . ST MORITZ HOTEL . . . . . . . . . . . . . £157.00 13th - 17th Oct. . . . . . LLANDUDNO . . . . . . FOUR OAKS HOTEL . . . . . . . . . . . . £176.00
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Southport Air Show 6th & 7th Sep AD £15.95 OAP £14.95 Child £14.75 Price includes admission
(Door to door pick up service available subject to availability/area – see brochure for details - excluding Southport 12/10)
CINDERELLA - STARRING BILLY PEARCE SATURDAY, 3rd JANUARY, 2009 - £32 DOOR TO DOOR PICK-UP SERVICE ON TOURS SUBJECT TO AREA.
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ISLE OF WIGHT, Seagrove Hotel, 8 days, 6.-13 Sept. £295 SCOTLAND ABERFOYLE, Rob Roy Hotel, 5 days, 8-12 Sept. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £191 BLACKPOOL, Bedford Hotel, great hotel, 5 days, 8-12 Sept. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £184 SCARBOROUGH, Delmont Hotel, good hotel, 5 days, 8-12 Sept. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £175 I.O.W., Cygnet Hotel, super hotel, 8 days, 13-20 Sept. £275 MYSTERY?? Good fun, good break, 2 days, 13-14 Sept. £60 OSTEND, Royal Astor Hotel, indoor pool, 8 days, 13-20 Sept. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £335 SCARBOROUGH, Delmont Hotel, lovely tour, 5 days, 15-19 Sept. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £175 WESTON-SUPER-MARE, Midland Hotel, sea front, 5 days, 15-19 Sept. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £221 LLANDUDNO, New Loretta Hotel, good hotel, 22-26 Sept... . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £218 THIS WEEK’S READERS SPECIALS MORECAMBE, Broadway Hotel, super holiday, 22-26 Sept. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £198 TORQUAY, Bancourt Hotel, super hotel, 22-26 Sept.. . £199 WOOLACOMBE, Royal Hotel, great holiday, 22-26 Sept. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £185 SPAIN MINI CRUISE, 4 days, en suite cabins, 25-28 Sept. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £97 GREAT YARMOUTH, St. George Hotel, 5 days, 15-19 Sept. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £135
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G D CARS August and September Specials on airport and coastals. October Special Blackpool Illuminations. Private hire, competitive rates. Special occasions, nights out. Fully insured, BMBC licensed. Car seats on request. TEL. 01226 340203
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holidays abroad APARTMENT to rent, Los Cristianos, Tenerife. Sleeps up to 5. Ground floor, pool, near beach – Tel. Barnsley 713783 or 07714 088142
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INGOLDMELLS, Skegness, holiday caravans to let, Coral Beach Leisure, Skegness Road. – Tel. 01754 872402 www.coral-beach.net
PRIMROSE Valley, Haven site, 3 bedroomed luxury caravans to let from September – Tel. 01226 717021 / 07530 079202
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holiday accommodation BLACKPOOL, Hollia Hotel. Friendly welcome, ground floor room. All rooms en suite. Special Mon-Fri BBEM £80. www.holliahotelblackpool.org.uk Barnsley owned – Tel. 01253 626307 BLACKPOOL, Illuminations Special, Friday to Monday £60 BB. Friday and Saturday £46 BB. All E/S and parking. See www.themarnoch.com.– Tel. Kathy 01253 624606 CLEETHORPES chalet, sleeps up to 7, drive and garden, gas central heating, 5 mins to beach, 10 to Pleasure Island. £180–£300 per week – Tel. 01226 340717 or 07543 474632 BLACKPOOL Blenheim Hotel. B+B from £20 pp. www.blenheimhotel.org.uk – Tel. 01253 623204 BLACKPOOL, award winning hotel, car park, bar, en suite rooms. Illuminations Specials – Tel. 01253 626189 BRIDLINGTON, Westward Ho! Licensed guest house. Barnsley family. 100 yards from harbour and amenities – Tel. 01262 670110 BLACKPOOL, Camelot. Central. Parking, en suite. Special offers. No meters, very clean, recommended – Tel. 01253 620518 BLACKPOOL, Lynsey Licensed Hotel, South Shore. B&B from £16, special Mon. – Fri. £70, B.B.E.M. – Tel. 01253 345265 FILEY Holiday let, 5 minutes from beach, sleeps up to 14, parking, available now – Tel. 01723 516332
Click www.barnsley independent.com rooms or bedsits NO Deposit. Flats / Rooms / Bedsits to let, Town Centre, New Lodge, Cudworth. Nice one bed flats, bedsits and Rooms from £70 per week, no DSS or pets - Tel. 07809 875428
QUALITY furnished accommodation from £68pw, bills incl. 25+, no DSS. Town centre, Park Grove (parking) – Tel. 07801 543947 ROOM to let. Shafton area, utilities and bills included £55pwk. Professional only, non smoker – Tel. 07962 384687 ROOM, Hoyland Common, clean, warm, secure. Kitchen, shower, washer dryer etc. £60 per week inclusive – Tel. 07902 105193 QUALITY rooms, en suite, to let in Barnsley town centre. £70–£75 pw all bills inc, rent required in advance, No pets – Tel. 07815 323365
NEW BUILD UNIT TO LET 1,000 sq. ft. with Office. Easy in and out terms. At Grimethorpe.
Rent £375 pcm + VAT.
TEL. BARNSLEY 340110 or 07592 127630
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1 suitable for small call centre or training centre Wombwell area Central heated, telephones, broadband and answering service available Call
0871 8725690 for details
INDUSTRIAL UNITS TO LET
1,134 sq. ft., 3 phase electric and secure yards. 24 hour monitored CCTV. Prime position on Carlton Industrial Estate. Excellent links. £150 + VAT per week and £160 + VAT per week
NEW LUXURY PENTHOUSE 2 BED APARTMENT IN MAPPLEWELL Private car park. Excellent views. £110 per week. No DSS. Bond required. 01226 382169 07813325379 INDUSTRIAL units for sale or let from 2500 sq.ft. Flexible terms. These are brand new units with high office content and superbly finished - Tel. D Noble Ltd 01977 556137
flats or houses to let 2 bedroomed furnished executive apartment to let, town centre. Rent £500.00 per calendar month, bond £400.00, conveniently located for train and bus station – Tel. for details on 01226 388253 or 07974 089826 TOWN centre, spacious furnished bedsit, GCH, D/G, security entry, £52 pw inclusive except electricity - Tel. 791361
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businesses for sale LARGE established salon. Hair, nail bar, reception, 3 professional sunbeds, 2 treatment rooms, main route from Barnsley centre and 3 years lease negotiable – Tel. 07936 296318
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2 DOUBLE BEDROOMED FIRST FLOOR APARTMENT with en suite, central heating, fitted kitchen including washing machine/dishwasher, fitted carpets, alarm and intercom. Close links to motorways, Shafton, Barnsley. No smokers, no pets, no DSS. £495pcm. Bond £495 01226 392140 07782 267602
TOWN CENTRE APARTMENTS TO LET All brand new From £90 pw + bond Sorry no DSS Tel. 07950 991144
FIVE LUXURY APARTMENTS TO LET 2 bedroomed, en suite. Close to hospital. From £525 pcm
HOUSES TO LET Garden Street, Barnsley, 2 bed terr., DG, GCH £350pcm Bramah Street, Carlton, 2 bed terr. r/garden, DG, GCH £375pcm Edward Street, Wombwell, 3 bed terr., full refurb, DG, GCH £425pcm William Street, Wombwell, 3 bed terr., OSP, r/garden, DG. GCH £395pcm Midland Road, Royston, 2 bed terr., r/garden, DG, GCH £425pcm Pontefract Road, Cudworth, 3 bed terr., r/yard, DG, GCH £425pcm Fairburn Grove, Elsecar, 3 bed semi, OSP, r/garden, DG, GCH £475pcm Watson St., Hoyland, 3 bed terr., full refurb., r/yard, DG, GCH £400pcm Highstone Road, Barnsley, 2 bed terr., r/garden, DG, GCH £395pcm Chapel Street, Birdwell, 2 bed terr., DG, GCH £400pcm Cope Street, Barnsley, 2 bed end terr., DG, GCH, p/furn £425pcm Bond Road, Gawber, 3 bed, r/garden, conservatory £550pcm NEW BUILD Wombwell, 2 bed apart., OSP, GCH, p/furn From £425pcm NEW BUILD Grimethorpe, 2 bed house, OSP, r/garden, GCH £425pcm NEW BUILD Monk Bretton, 2 bed apart, OSP, DG, p/furn £425pcm NEW BUILD Great Houghton, 3 bed house, r/garden, p/furn £450pcm
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Call 07949 933228 for further details PROFESSIONAL persons for house share preferably females, two rooms still available, spacious cottage, recently renovated, off road parking, Royston area, all bills included. No DSS or smokers. £100 per week, bond £250 – Tel. Barnsley 700640 or 07771 862479
BARNSLEY, excellent 2 bed terraced house, near town centre. GCH, D/G, alarm, part furnished. Sorry no DSS, no pets. Rent £390 pcm, bond £400 - Tel. 07776 136753
GAWBER, top spec brand new apartments, 2 available, 2 double bedrooms, one en suite, close to M1 and local amenities, £500 pcm - Tel. 07788 810722 LOVELY three double bed terrace house, completely refurbished, Stairfoot. Easy access to Barnsley, Rotherham and Doncaster. Can be furnished. £495 pcm, bond £500. No DSS – Tel. 07717 435607 ROYSTON, 2 bed town house, own drive, garden to rear, kitchen/ diner, separate living room, DG, GCH, close to all amenities, no pets/ DSS. Bond and references required. £400 pcm – Tel. 07779 725251 TO let, 2 bedroom terrace, Barnsley town centre, Darfield, Mexborough, Wombwell and Goldthorpe. Well presented property. £100 pw plus £350 bond. Sorry no DSS – Tel. 07971 795327
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Apartments at Birdwell
New fully furnished apartments for sale or rent Rental from £450pcm For sale from £98,000
TEL. 01226 762037
Newly completed 3 bedroomed town house, ready for immediate occupation. £595 pcm
3 bed semi. Downstairs w.c., conservatory, garage, gardens front and rear, GCH, carpets and curtains. No DSS, pets or smoking Rent £550 pcm. Bond £650.
Tel. 07921 874338
WOMBWELL Edward Street
3/4 Bed Terraced Rear Yard, GCH, DG £500 per month + bond
HOYLAND COMMON 2 BED TERRACED HOUSE FOR RENT No DSS, no pets
£355 PCM BOND £400
JUNCTION Street, Barnsley. Three bedroom, fully modernised. No pets. Bond and references required. £100 per week – Tel. 07814 454622
Tel: 07989 594721
LUXURY apartment, 1/2 bed, Cemetery Road, Barnsley. Suit professional, from £395 pcm – Tel. or text 07866 794927
TOWN centre, 3 bedroom end terrace, GCH, DG, private front and rear yard, no pets, £440 pcm bond £500 – Tel. 07712 929009
GAWBER, 2 bed end terrace. GCH. Front and rear gardens. Large kitchen. £450 pcm, £500 bond. No pets, – Tel. 07714 271379 CLOSE to town centre, 3 bedroomed semi–detached house, fully refurbished, £450pcm £450 bond – Tel. 07949 933228 3 bed semi, close to town centre, clean, tidy, nice garden. Sorry no DSS, £430 pcm bond required – Tel. 07867 976537
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BEAUTIFUL cottage overlooking woodlands, S35. Large bedroom + occassional bedroom/study. Bathroom, kitchen, lounge, GCH, DG, kitchen appliances, off road parking, great public transport links, close to M1. Can be let furnished or unfurnished. Short or long term lease. Sorry no smokers/pets. £400 pcm – Tel. 07846 153557
BARNSLEY METROPOLITAN BOROUGH COUNCIL
The following Councillors will be available for advice and assistance with local problems at the dates/times listed below.
6.00 pm to 6.45 pm
Broomhill (Rear of Post Office)
Councillors Fisher 758266 &/or Smith 270617 &/or Wainwright 752700
7.00 pm to 7.45 pm
Councilllors Fisher 758266 &/or Smith 270617 &/or Wainwright 752700
FRIDAY, 5th SEPTEMBER, 2008 DODWORTH
5.30 pm to 6.30 pm
Higham Methodist Chapel (Higham)
Councillors J Carr and/or Perrin and/or P Birkinshaw
5.30 pm to 6.30 pm
Councillors Gaunt and/or Middleton and/or Love
10.00 am to 11.00 am
Walkabout, Pearson Crescent, Wortley Avenue, Simons Way
Councillors Clowery and Smith
SATURDAY, 6th SEPTEMBER, 2008
10.00 am to 11.00 am 11.15 am to 1.00 pm
Town Hall Members Services Walkabout, Newlyn Drive & all off streets
Councillors Bruff 338308, Stokes 286036 & D Birkinshaw 243716
10.00 am to 12.00 noon
Hoyland Town Hall
10.30 am to 12.00 noon
Wombwell Community Councillors Dyson and Education Centre Wraith
10.30 am to 12 noon
Community Education, Barnsley Road, Wombwell
City Centre. 2 beds available from £380 pcm. Bonds required.
Tel. 01924 370000 and ask for Heather
SNAPE Hill Road, Darfield, 2 bed terrace, DG, GCH, superb condition £105 pw, £400 bond – Tel. 07920 008975
WEDNESDAY, 3rd SEPTEMBER, 2008
£595 per month + Bond
HOUSES TO LET
MONDAY, 8th SEPTEMBER, 2008
No DSS or pets. Bond required. Tel: 07831 627021
Gas central heating, Double glazed. Rear garden. Tel:
Hunningley Close 4 BED. TERRACED
Garage, garden front and rear, lounge, kitchen, utility, cloaks, office, sun lounge and conservatory.
BAW Estates Ltd., 6 Station Road, Wombwell, Barnsley S73 0AY
NEW 2 bed semi at Royston, fitted carpets, curtains, bathroom and kitchen, GCH, D/G. No smokers, pets or DSS, £435pcm + £500 bond – Tel. 07912 623999
Open 8am-10pm 7 days
Tel. 01924 863688 New build 2 bedroom luxury flats to let. No DSS.
house or flat share CUDWORTH, room to let, £55 pw, all bills included. GCH, D/G, fully refurbished. No DSS or pets – Tel. 07516 645367 or Barnsley 242551 or 01226 790207
HOYLAND, large detached house, secluded location with private grounds, newly decorated throughout, £695 pcm £600 bond – Tel. 01226 744627 ONE bedroom flat, Hoyland. £300 bond, £75 p.w. No DSS, smokers or pets – Tel. Barnsley 749098 during business hours or 341384 evenings & weekends CHARMING 3 bed stone cottage in Billingley, unfurnished, GCH, D/G, carpets / curtains, garage and large garden, easy access to A1/M1, rent £600 pcm – Tel. 07989 058844 BRAND new 3 bedroomed house, Great Houghton. En suite shower room, parking and garden. Ideal for long term let, sorry no DSS, £500 pcm – Tel. 07814 020577
THURGOLAND. 3 bed mid terrace, GCH, DG, off street parking. No DSS / smokers / pets. £550 pcm + Bond – Tel.Rebecca 07919 161910 3 bedroomed semi–detached, Tankersley Lane, Hoyland Common. £550 pcm, no DSS – Tel. 01142 403663 or 07940 830902 2 Bed top floor modern apartment, part furnished, private parking, CH, DG. No pets or DSS. £395 pcm, £500 bond – Tel. 07725 165305 1 bed self contained flat near to town centre, bond & refs req, no DSS – Tel. 07742 919171 or 07989 259772 BARNSLEY, 2 bed terrace. G.C.H. No DSS, no pets. £70 per week – Tel. 07917 400467 TWO bedroomed terrace house, newly refurbished, G.C.H. Town centre – Tel. 07939 071737 MAPPLEWELL centre, 2 bed flat GCH, D/G – Tel. 07733 086077 FIVE bedroomed house, New Lodge. £650 pcm. – Tel. 07809 875428
6.00 pm to 7.00 pm
Jump Junior and Infant School
Councillors R Wraith and K Dyson
TUESDAY, 9th SEPTEMBER, 2008 DARFIELD
10.30 am to 12.00 noon
Low Valley Chapel
Councillors Fisher 758266 &/or Smith 270617 &/or Wainwright 752700
10.00 am to 11.00 am
Walkabout, Larch Place, Pine Close, Masons Way
Councillors Clowery and Smith
For further information regarding Councillors Surgeries please contact telephone no. 01226 773052. email email@example.com or to contact your Councillor view our web page at www.barnsley.gov.uk/
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M&S Bouncy Castles, various prices, for any occasion, overnight hire included. – Tel. 07525 342187
Tel: 07760 150488
ACCOUNTS, tax, VAT returns, payroll, bookkeeping, CIS. Specialising in small business and sole traders. – Tel. Barnsley 724647 or 07729 703905
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Early Years September 2008
a parents’ guide
How to decide which pet is right for you BY SARAH SADLER
Animal magic: Harry the rabbit with his four young carers.
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THERE are a lot of books available for children to help them decide which pet is right for them. The right book would be great at explaining exactly how much work is involved with a particular pet. This will help to stimulate the discussions you’ll need to make sure that the new animal doesn’t become a one-minute wonder – it’ll need care throughout its life, not just in the first week. It’s fairly obvious, but do not give an animal to your child as a surprise present because unless the child really wants to own it they’ll be bored after a week and you’ll be doing hutch clear outs on your own in the rain. See whether you can agree to your child being responsible for certain elements of the animal’s care. It’s not a good idea to ask young children to be clear out cat litter trays, but they can certainly put food down for the cat and wash dirty bowls. Ensuring that there’s always clean, fresh water is another excellent job that will make your child feel in charge. You will probably need to remind your child to take care of their animals, and sometimes it feels easier just to do it yourself, but do persevere because animals bond to those that feed them and most animals will return affection at least to some extent. It’s important to check whether any member of the family is likely to have allergies brought on by the new pet. If you’re concerned, it might be better to stick with outside pets or fish. Together, use the internet to find interesting sites and information on animals. There are a lot of interesting sites out there that will give your children insight into what’s involved in looking after the pet they’d love to own. Allow your children to name pets themselves. You may end up with really silly names, like Boing Boing the rabbit in our case, but it will really help your child to know that it’s theirs and that with ownership comes responsibility. Sarah Sadler is the founder of the family stationer y company, Organised Mum.
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Great British beaches: Porthcurno Bay, near Land’s End in Cornwall. Image courtesy of Paul Watts / VisitCornwall.
Young Brits shun British seaside TODAY’S children are unlikely to grow up with memories of taking a good old-fashioned jaunt to the British seaside.
One in ten youngsters has never visited a UK beach, a survey by hotel chain Travelodge has revealed. The poll, of 2,000 children aged between five and 12, revealed that more young Brits have travelled to European
resorts than British coastal destinations and that scores of youngsters are stumped when it comes to the location of many famous seaside towns. Further findings revealed that 78 per cent of British children own a passport and that youngsters favour foreign holiday hotspots over doorstep holiday locations. Travelodge operations
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director, Paul Anstey, said: “Our consumer research shows that 30 per cent of holidaymakers are switching from foreign to British holidays this summer due to the credit crunch, soaring air fares and the strong Euro. “This means there is no better time than now to show our children how much fun a British seaside holiday can be. “Within the last decade, parents have been lured
by budget airlines to overlook what is on their doorstep in favour of foreign shores. “The real cost of these trips has resulted in youngsters not appreciating their heritage and not knowing what makes Britain so great. “If this trend continues, we are in danger of the next generation of holidaymakers not investing in British tourism, which is vital for the growth of the
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are Cornwall, Blackpool, Brighton, Torbay and Skegness. To support its findings Travelodge has launched a Save our Seaside appeal to help revive some of our coastal towns. To launch the campaign, Travelodge will spend £150m by opening 55 new hotels in coastal locations across the UK, creating 1,000 new jobs. To support the campaign, just supply your name and email address as well as pledging how many additional nights you are willing to stay at a UK seaside location in 2009 to firstname.lastname@example.org. In return, Travelodge and other seaside businesses will send out information on the best deals available in 2009.
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WHEN mum Sarah Sadler realised she’d forgotten to renew her car tax amid the chaos of everyday family life she knew it was high time for action. So she started her own business selling stylish but practical diaries, calendars, wall planners and organisers for women running busy homes and named, appropriately, Organised Mum! She said: “With the constant demands of the children, remembering important events such as taxing the car became so difficult.” Her answer was to write everything down but she just couldn’t find products that would accommodate her busy life. Undeterred, she designed her own! The Organised Mum range provides plenty of writing space for planning busy lives and also includes features and accessories to help even the busiest of families stay organised. It includes the new Family Life Book, which separates the week-to-view into a grid format, allowing each family member their own square per day. There's space for up to seven people but the flexible layout will adjust to any-
where from two to seven. It lasts for 16 months, starting with the new school term in September and lasting through to December of the following year. Other features include perforated shopping, meal planning and to-do lists, Christmas planning pages and themed stickers to highlight important events. Not surprisingly, Sarah’s number one panic-busting tip for busy mums is to do what she did and write everything down in one place. Another good idea is to get the children involved in organising themselves from an early age. Sarah said: “Our eight-year-old has a magnetic fridge organiser where she writes down what she needs to do each day, like remembering to take her kit for running club.” For more information, visit www.organised-mum.co.uk. There is also a blog full of ideas and information for frantic parents, at www.organisingbusylives.co.uk.
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Only 23,000 miles, alloys, CD/radio, fingertip controls, e/w, e/m Was £5995 NOW £5750 05 PEUGEOT 307 1.4 ZEST, 5-dr, in Black, only 29,000 miles, FSH, 1 owner, AC, CD radio, e/w, r/c/l, as new . . . . . . . .Was £6495 NOW £5750 54 FORD MONDEO 2.0 TDCi ZETEC, in Silver, (Turbo Diesel), e/w, r/c/l, CD radio, excellent condition . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Was £6250 NOW £5495 54 RENAULT MEGANE 1.6 DYNAMIQUE, only 27,000 miles, e/w, r/c/l, CD radio, excellent condition . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Was £5995 NOW £4995 54 PEUGEOT 307 1.6S, Grey, s/h, 1 owner, e/w, r/c/l, CD radio, very sporting looking car, alloys, only 33,000 miles . . . .Was £5995 NOW £4750 04 VAUXHALL VECTRA 2.0 LS TURBO DIESEL 5 dr in Blue, a/c, 1 owner, CD/radio . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Was £5250 NOW £4750 54 VAUXHALL ASTRA 1.7 CDTi SPORT 16V, 5-dr., Silver, Turbo Diesel, alloys, e/w, sports int., FSH, computer, CD radio . Was £4995 NOW £4495 54 VW POLO 1.2, 3-dr, in Bright Blue, Only 17,000 miles, 1 owner, e/mirrors, cheap tax and insurance . . . . . . . . . . . . .Was £4995 NOW £4495 03 FORD STREET KA 1.6 LUXURY ROADSTER CONVERTIBLE, Silver, only 55,000 miles, leather, alloys, E/w, r/c/l, a/c .Was £4995 NOW £4495 55 FORD FIESTA 1.25 ZETEC (06 plate), 5-dr, in Red, one owner, FSH, alloys, e/w, CD radio, taxed and tested . . . . . . .Was £5495 NOW £4250 53 RENAULT MEGANE 2.0 16V DYNAMIQUE, Met. Blue, top of range, panoramic roof, FSH, only 33,000 miles . . . . .Was £4995 NOW £4250 03 NISSAN PRIMERA 2.0 SE, Silver, 1 owner, FSH, only 39,000K, reversing camera, 4x e/w, CD radio, alloys, sat. nav. .Was £4750 NOW £4250 53 VAUXHALL VECTRA 1.8 LS in Blue, 1 owner, FSH, only 55,000 miles, a/c, e/w, r/c/l, airbags, cracking car . . . . . . .Was £4495 NOW £3995 04 VAUXHALL ASTRA 1.6 LS AUTO, in Blue, only 38,000 miles, 1 owner, e/w, r/c/l, ABS, CD radio, a/c, airbags . . . . . .Was £4495 NOW £3995 04 RENAULT LAGUNA 1.9 DCi DYNAMIQUE (Turbo Diesel), in Black, service history, e/w, r/c/l, alloys, black leather . . .Was £4495 NOW £3995 52 FORD MONDEO 2.0 GHIA, 5-dr, Blue, FSH, only 47k, alloys, a/c, clc, heated f/screen, all Ghia extras . . . . . . . . . . . . .Was £4995 NOW £3995 05 RENAULT CLIO 1.2 16V EXTREME, eye-catching colour, 3-door, FSH, CD radio, alloys, e/w, r/c/l, ex. condition . . . . .Was £4495 NOW £3995 03 VAUXHALL VECTRA 1.8 LS, in Blue, Only 43,000 miles, 1 owner, CD player, a/c, r/c/l, taxed and tested . . . . . . . . . .Was £4250 NOW £3750 05 CHEVROLET TACUMA 1.6 SX MPV, 5-dr., Met Blue, only 36,000 miles, 1 owner, e/w, r/c/l, deal family car . . . . . . . .Was £4250 NOW £3750 04 FORD KA 1.3 COLLECTION, 3 door in Blue, only 17,000 miles, 1 owner, FSH, e/w, CD radio, airbags, totally as new .Was £3995 NOW £3495 04 FIAT PUNTO 1.2 ACTIVE, 3-dr. in Blue, only 26,000 miles, 1 owner, e/w, r/c/l, CD radio, airbags, low insurance . . . . . .Was £3750 NOW £3495 53 FORD MONDEO 2.0 TDCi, in Blue, FSH, e/w, r/c/l, CD radio, (Turbo Diesel), cracking car . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Was £4250 NOW £3495 52 RENAULT SCENIC 1.6 FIDJI (MPV) in Silver, only 42,000 miles, s/hist., suede interiors, alloys, a/c, limited edition . .Was £3750 NOW £3495 02 VAUXHALL ASTRA 2.2 SRi, in Silver, alloys, a/c, r/c/l/, e/w, sports interior, all SRI extras . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Was £4250 NOW £3250 52 FORD FOCUS 1.6 LX in Green, only 60,000 miles, 1 owner, e/w, r/c/l, CD radio . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Was £3750 NOW £3250 03 ROVER 75 CLUB SE 1.8, 5-dr., British Racing Green, 1 owner, e/w, r/c/l, CD/radio, alloys, a lot of car for little money Was £3495 Now £2995 04 KIA CARENS 1.8 LE, 5 DOOR PEOPLE CARRIER in Red, only 23,000 miles, full Kia service history, e/w, r/c/l . . . . . .Was £3495 Now £2995 03 RENAULT CLIO 1.2 16V EXPRESSION, in Silver, sunroof, r/c/l., service history, a/c, e/w, low insurance . . . . . . . . . . .Was £3495 NOW £2995 52 VAUXHALL CORSA 1.7 DTi ELEGANCE, 3-dr, in Blue, 1 owner, e/w, very economical, Turbo Diesel . . . . . . . . . . . . .Was £3495 NOW £2995 52 RENAULT LAGUNA 1.6 AUTHENTIQUE, in Red, only 49,000 miles, card entry, on board computer, e/w, r/c/l, PAS, a/cWas £3495 NOW £2995 02 FORD MONDEO 2.0 ZETEC, in Silver, only 64,000 miles, 1 owner, FSH, e/w, r/c/l, a/c, excellent condition, CD radio .Was £3495 NOW £2995 51 HYUNDAI COUPE 1.6, in Black, only 38,000 miles, CD radio, 1 owner, electric sunroof, e/w . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Was £3495 NOW £2995 02 RENAULT MEGANE SCENIC 1.4 AUTHENTIQUE, Only 47,000 miles, cheap tax, excellent mpg . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Was £3495 NOW £2895 01 FORD FOCUS ZETEC 5-dr in Blue, alloys, a/c, e/w. Good condition for year . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Was £2750 NOW £2495 02 CITROEN SAXO 1.6 VTR, 3-dr in Blue, only 62,000 miles, FSH, e/w, r/c/l, CD radio, Lexus lights, alloys, T&T . . . . . .Was £2750 NOW £2495 98 TOYOTA CELICA 1.8 FT COUPE, in Bronze, alloys, AC, CD radio, r/c/l, front arm rest, excellent condition for year, eyecatching Was £2995 Now £2250 01 FORD MONDEO 2.5 V6 GHIA, in Metallic Blue, alloys, r/c/l, e/w, PAS, full leather, heated screens, fingertip controls . .Was £2750 NOW £2250 52 FIAT PUNTO 1.2 DYNAMIC, 3 dr., in Grey, Only 58,000 miles, e/w, r/c/l, CD radio, T&T, excellent car . . . . . . . . . . . . .Was £2995 NOW £2195 01 FORD MONDEO 1.8 LX 5-dr in Green, e/w, r/c/l, a/c, CD radio, PAS, service history . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Was £2495 NOW £1995 00 VAUXHALL ASTRA 1.6 CLUB in Blue, CD radio, a/c, e/w, rcl, T&T, good condition for year . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Was £2295 NOW £1995 99 FORD FIESTA 1.25 ZETEC in Silver, 3 door, 1 owner, FSH, only 80,000 miles, e/w, alloys . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Was £2295 NOW £1995 94 MERCEDES C180 , in Black, very low mileage for year, FSH, T&T. Must be seen . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Was £2250 NOW £1995 98 VOLVO 540 SE 2.0I, 5 dr in Silver, s/h, e/w, e/m, electric sunroof, a/c. To clear . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Was £995 NOW £795
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MAKINSON QUALITY USED CARS 03 PEUGEOT 307 1.4 LX, 5-dr, in Metallic Blue, only 55,000 miles, FSH, a/c, six disc CD, cheap tax ..........................................................£3695 53 VAUXHALL VECTRA 1.8 LS, 5-dr, in Met. Silver, low mileage, air cond., full electrics, CD player ......................................................£3495 03 FORD MONDEO 1.8 LX, 5-dr, Metallic Red, FSH, a/c, heated screens, r/c/l, e/w ..........£3395 04 FIAT PUNTO ACTIVE, 5-door, in Metallic Black, only 20,000 miles, c/l, PAS, cheap tax and insurance ..........................................£3295 (Y) VAUXHALL ZAFIRA 1.8 ELEGANCE, 7 seat MPV in Metallic Silver, FSH, air cond., alloys and electrics ..................................................£3150 02 CITROEN XSARA PICASSO 1.6 SX, 5-dr. MPV in Metallic Red, 2 owners, FSH, a/c, r/c/l, e/w, only Group 6 insurance ....................£3250 52 RENAULT SCENIC 1.4 FIDJI, 5-dr. MPV in Metallic Red, just 49,000 miles with FSH, alloys, a/c, CD player, cheap tax ........................£2995 (Y) FORD FOCUS 1.6 ZETEC, 5-dr. in Metallic Blue, low mileage, FSH, alloys, electrics ..£2995 51 CITROEN XSARA 2L HDi SX, 110bhp, 5door, in Met. Blue, FSH, air cond., full electrics, cd player, excellent m.g.p., low tax ..........£2395 (53 ROVER 25 1.4 IMPRESSION, 3-door, in Metallic Silver/Green, average miles, alloys, rcl, PAS ..........................................................£2250 03 PEUGEOT 106 1.1 INDEPENDENCE, 3-door hatch in Light Metallic Blue, PAS, cheap tax and ins. ..........................................................£2495 (W) PEUGEOT 206 1.4 GLX, 3-door, in Met Green, FSH, a/c, rcl, cheap tax and ins. ....£2195 (R) PEUGEOT 306 1.9 TD LX, 5-door, in Met. Red, FSH, alloys, electrics, excellent m.p.g., long tax ..........................................................£1495 (X) VAUXHALL VECTRA 2.0 GLS, 5-door, in Met. Silver, alloys, a/c, ABS, full elecs ......£1295 (N) BMW 318i SE, 4-door, in Metallic Silver, only 82,000 miles, alloys, electrics, v.g.c. £1295 (W) DAEWOO MATIZ SE, 800cc, 5-door in Metallic Bronze, only 49,000 miles, cheap tax and insurance, very economical ..............£1295 PART EXCHANGE TO CLEAR (R) RENAULT CLIO 1.2, 3-door, in Metallic Green, only 80,000 miles, T&T....................£650
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RENAULT Clio 1.2 Grande, 2001. 59,000 miles, excellent condition, T/T, £1400 – Tel. 07982 246866 RENAULT Modus Oasis DCI, 05 Reg. 5 door, full test, 70,000 miles, FSH, metallic red, excellent condition. £4450 – Tel. Barnsley 781685 or 07980 338705 (T)
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03 HUMMER H2 in Pewter . . .£19995 01 BMW Z3 3.0 in Silver . . . . . .£6995 02 GOLF CONVERTIBLE in Silver . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .£4495 05 307 ESTATE, in Red . . . . . .£4495 01 BMW 3 SERIES ESTATE . .£3995 (W) RAV 4 (NEW SHAPE), in Green . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .£3995 03 PEUGEOT 307 in Silver . . . .£3695 01 VW GOLF DIESEL ESTATE, automatic . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .£3495 03 ASTRA ESTATE, in Blue . .£2995 03 MICRA, in Blue . . . . . . . . . .£2995 02 PICASSO . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .£2295 99 (V) PEUGEOT 206, ideal first car . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .£1995 02 ROVER 45 in Green . . . . . . .£1995 03 MG ZS, in Green . . . . . . . . .£1995
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£4995 ono 01226 246735 or 07931 577545 52 reg. Vauxhall Astra SXi, 5 door. Silver, 62K, 6 months tax, 10 months MOT, AC, EW, CD, CL, excellent condition, £3,000ono – Tel. 07788 617409 CLIO Paris 1998, 3 door hatchback, 45,000 miles, T and T for 6 months, 2 lady owners, £600 ono – Tel. Barnsley 288416 RENAULT Clio 1.6 16V Dynamique, black, 5 door, 04 Reg, sporty. High spec, air con, CD, sun roof, alarm. Only 16,000 miles. Tax Jan 09, test Jun 09. FSH, excellent condition. £4295 – Tel. Barnsley 790930 or 07790 671824
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04 54 PLATE CLIO 1.2, 3-door, 29k, full MOT....................................£3950 X CITROEN SAXO VTR, in Gold, taxed and tested. ............................£1750 53 LAND ROVER FREELANDER, 36,000 miles..................................£3500 V PUNTO 1.2, 5-door, in red ...............................................................£1095 P ASTRA 1.7 TD, 5-door, full MOT.......................................................£695 N HYUNDAI COUPE 1.3, full MOT, in white ..........................................£549 R RENAULT SCENIC, in blue, twin sunroof .......................................£1095 S VECTRA 1.8 ESTATE, PAS, air conditioning, metallic green ...........£1095 S FORD KA, 12 months MOT, 6 months tax, multi change cd player, alarm, immobiliser ..........................................................................................£995 R PROTON COUPE 1.8, long tax and test ............................................£895 N PEUGEOT 106 IL, 3-door, in red ......................................................£495
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02 ROVER 25 1.4, 5-door, alloys, s/r, CD, remote locking . . . . . . . . . £1995 51 MERCEDES A170 CDi, in silver, history, CD, air con., remote locking, electrics, full MOT . . . . . . . . . . £2995 (Y) NISSAN PRIMERA ACTIVE, ONE OWNER, 45k miles, history, climate, alloys, electrics . . . . . . . . . . . . £2195 (X) FORD FOCUS 1.8 CL in blue, alloys, 70k miles, 5-door, a/c . £1995 (Y) AUDI A4 2.0 SPORT, 4-door, climate, 60k, alloys, excellent condition, Met. Grey . . . . . . . . £3495 (W) DAEWOO MATIZ, 5-door in Green, PAS, alloys, central locking, full MOT . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £995 (T) LAND ROVER FREELANDER 2.0 DIESEL, 5-door, June 09 MOT, vgc . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £1995 (S) FORD MONDEO 2000 AUTO, in Blue, MOT 2009 . . . . . . . . . . . . £450
53 NISSAN ALMERA 1.5, c/l, e/w, a/c, CD player, 1 owner, FSH . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .£2295 (V) JAGUAR S TYPE 3.0, lovely condition inside and out, full Jaguar history . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .£3250 2001 FIESTA 1.25 ZETEC, 1 previous owner, a/c, c/l, e/w, CD player, alloys, 1 year’s MOT . . . . . .£1695 97 FIESTA LX 1.25 ZETEC AUTO, 5 door, very clean and tidy . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .£995 96 VOLVO 850 T5 CD ESTATE, top spec., vgc for year . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .£1295 (T) TOYOTA YARIS 1.0 GLS, 1 owner, alloys, c/l, e/w, a/c, stereo, FSH, vgc . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .£2195 02 SUZUKI SWIFT 1.0 GLS, 28,000 miles, excellent condition . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .£1595 (T) PEUGEOT 306 MERIDIAN TD, half leather, CD player, alloys, a/c, c/l, e/w . . . . . . . . . . . . . .£1395 (S) ROVER 216 Si AUTO, 1 year’s MOT, c/l, e/w, sunroof, CD player, very clean . . . . . . . . . . .£1095 (T) MICRA 1.0 PROFILE, PAS, stereo, 1 owner, 66k, tested July 09 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .£1395 (S) MONDEO 1.8 LX, only 62,000 miles with history, superb for year . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .£895 (X) NISSAN PRIMERA 1.8 ESTATE, good spec., 1 year’s MOT . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .£1295 97 CLIO 1.2 RL, alloys, clean and tidy . . . . . .£695 (R) RENAULT MEGANE 1.6 RT, taxed and tested . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .£795 93 ASTRA DIESEL ESTATE, tested June 09, drives well . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .£495
(Y) SUZUKI GSXR 600 . . . . . . .£3699 (05) HONDA FIRESTORM 1000 £2995 (51) TRIUMPH 600TT . . . . . . . .£2795 (T) TRIUMPH TIGER . . . . . . . . .£2695 (R) SUZUKI BANDIT 1200 . . . .£2395 08 SPEEDFIGHTER, 2 rally victories . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .£1395
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BARNSLEY Honda has handpicked a wide selection of vehicles for its first ever Approved Used Car Weekend, which opens on Friday at 9am. There will be more than 60 specially selected vehicles for sale at the event, each chosen and prepared to a high standard to appeal to the discerning motorist who is looking for a quality used car, competitively priced. And as a special thank you to customers, the dealership has teamed up with the supermarket Morrisons to present £200 worth of Morrisons gift vouchers with every vehicle purchased, which can be exchanged for groceries and/or fuel at any Morrisons store.
There is also the chance to win a Morrisons trolley dash by entering a prize draw. Entry forms are available from Barnsley Honda or Morrisons Barnsley, where a representative from the dealership is exhibiting a brand new Honda throughout this week. All Honda event vehicles come with Barnsley Honda's Honda Happiness package, which consists of a minimum 12 months' unlimited warranty, a multi-point pre-sale check, European cover, and home, roadside and recovery assistance.
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Vehicles are also certified against accident, total loss, missing or stolen status. The dealership, in Whaley Road, Barugh Green, was established by Honda enthusiast Tony Hargreaves, who began his career with the brand 25 years ago as a trainee mechanic. Its showroom displays the cream of the current Honda range, from the compact Jazz to the advanced new Accord and the restyled Civic, and offers flexible finance options. Tony said: "We've been here for six years and we've gone from strength to strength to become one of the leading Honda sales dealerships in Yorkshire. "All credit goes to our staff, who are dedicated, customer-focused and passionate about the brand.
Between them, they've got over 100 years' combined experience with Honda!" The event opens at 9am on Friday and closes at 5pm on Sunday.
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P&D Consultancy P & D BLIGH ROOFING 07738 217778 0800 0730380 01226 213232
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Roofing and Property Services
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New Build – Extensions – Alterations – Block Paving – Patios – Concreting – Internal and External Home Improvements “Customer satisfaction is our number one priority” Please call us for a free estimate, telephone 01226 270245 or mobile, Lee 07786 084131; Richard 07966 973060.
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S A G PRO REGISTERED GAS INSTALLERS
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• • • • • • •
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Call: 07702 367609 (Daytime) 01226 298329 (Evening)
• All gas appliances serviced, • Boilers exchanged from £1000 • Full central heating • Combi’s serviced and systems fitted from £1800 repaired • Landlord safety checks • Energy efficient boilers • You could qualify for a £300 energy grant supplied and fitted OVER 25 YEARS EXPERIENCE
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Tel. day 07932 714281 Tel. eve. 01226 753794
BOB BRAMHAM (Ex-Hoover/30yrs exp.)
• NEW BUILD • EXTENSIONS • LOFT CONVERSIONS
20 years experience All tiling work. Radiators, power showers, suspended ceilings. Insurance work approved. All plumbing work undertaken. Contact Lee,
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OR 07968 009698 ANYTIME
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OPEN: MON.-FRI. 8.30 to 4.30 – SAT. 10.00-2.00
FOR EXPERT REPAIRS
Hotpoint, Hoover and Bosch, Zanussi and most other makes of WASHING MACHINES VACUUM CLEANERS TUMBLER DRYERS, etc.
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Tel. Freephone 08000 350857
TV AERIAL AND FM STEREO AERIAL SERVICE
TEL. BARNSLEY 284396
USE YOUR LOFT LIGHT, LADDER, LOFT BOARDING £329 + VAT Electrical installation 2005 Building Regs. compliant. Done in the day.
Tel: 0800 0852351 ABBEY CONSTRUCTION
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LEATHER FOR LIFE (01226) 219237
TAPS, WASHERS, OUTSIDE TAPS, OVERFLOWS, TANKS, RELOCATE RADIATORS, BATHROOMS
Free quotes. No call out charge. Competitive rates. 25 years experience. Tel. 01226 716119 Mob. 07946 040698
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Aerial Installation – Upgrades – Additional points The first and only Barnsley based Installer to achieve CAI plus. For more info visit: www.cai.org.uk
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HOOVER HOTPOINT REPAIRS AUTOMATICS, TWIN TUBS, TUMBLE DRIERS, VACS TEL. BARNSLEY 384579
NO CALLING CHARGE
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T. 01226 205880
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Insurance Work Welcome • All Work Guaranteed
FRIDGE/ FREEZER REPAIR SPECIALISTS
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ALL WORK GUARANTEED ALL MAKES AND MODELS For a personal service call: I. Robinson,
Mobile 07768 157820 daytime
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NEED A PLUMBER? BATHROOMS, SHOWERS, CENTRAL HEATING, RADIATORS RELOCATED, WASHERS & DISHWASHERS
For all your plumbing needs large or small, I provide quality workmanship at competitive prices! RING GLENN ON BARNSEY 711515 or MOBILE 07949 668454 TELEPHONE extension sockets etc and electrical wiring and faults, experienced and qualified – Tel. 07762 730078 or Barnsley 243841
Fencing, garage bases, boundary walls, flagging and block paving, home alterations, walls removed etc. No job too small.
Call for free quotes and advice on
Barnsley 388440 or 07917 340818
ROOFING & GUTTERING SPECIALIST Ridge Tiles, Slating, Felting, Leadwork, Chimneys, Pointing, uPVC Fascias/Soffits with FREE GUTTER, Flat roofs (hot bitumen) URGENT REPAIRS SPECIALISTS FREE ESTIMATES AND ADVICE Bsly 723964; Mob. 07833113121 www.dfentonroofing.co.uk
HOMECARE ROOFING Ridges/chimneys pointed, slates/tiles replaced, pointing, guttering, fallpipes, flat roofs, leaks, roof seal. All aspects of brickwork undertaken. ALL ROOF REPAIRS FREE ROOF CHECK
07792 101509 (anytime) DISCOUNT FOR OAP’S
HANDYMAN BEEN LET DOWN?
JOINERY PLUMBING, TILING DECORATING FLATPACK ASSEMBLY
Gas Appliance Services BRITISH GAS TRAINED
All types of gas appliances, supplied, installed, serviced and repaired. Plumbing, heating installation & repairs. Competitive prices.
TEL. BARNSLEY 382815 Mobile 07792 626042
Tel: 01709 888511 Freephone: 08009888017 ABA. Rubbish removed, anything/everything, small/large loads. Barnsley based, fully licensed. Free quote – Tel. 07952 355551 BOMBERS Services. Household rubbish and old furniture disposed of from £10, environmental licence shown on request. Receipt given for all waste collected. No job too small, same day service – Tel. 07760 480019
Old furniture, household appliances, household waste, garden clearance, scrap removed, full environmental licence shown on request. For a free quote please call Steve on
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WE NEVER PUT A GOOD BOILER DOWN Friendly Family Business. Est. 10 Years.
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96A GRANGE LANE, CUNDY CROSS, BARNSLEY
www.tntaerials.co.uk Shop Hours: 9am-5pm Mon.-Fri.; Sat. 9am-1pm. Office Hours: 9am-8pm, 7 days.
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Combis • Boilers • C/Heating • Pipework Fires • Cookers • Hobs • Bathrooms ‘Competitive Prices’ ‘Landlord Certificates’ ‘EMERGENCY’ Call Out call Wayne on 01226 712576 or 07722 510322 ROOF leaking? Roof problems, chimney stacks, guttering. All property repairs. Mr.Thickett. – Tel. Barnsley 243347, 203793/mobile 07976 587816.
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CARPETS supplied and fitted. 100ʼs of roll ends and clearance specials always available at wholesale prices. Carpet and upholstery cleaning and Stainshield Services also available. Quick drying times and free antibacterial deodorizing – Tel. Barnsley 387220 / 384568 or 07990 022420 / 07966 171606 CHEAP, cheap carpets. All colours and sizes. – Tel. Barnsley 387220 / 384568 or 07990 022420 / 07966 171606
CARPET FITTING and LAMINATE SPECIALIST
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01226 297047 07812 411575 PLANT HIRE & SALES
Accessories supplied. No job too small.
07852 452245 or 07852 452235
topsoil delivered or collected
WANTED SCRAP METALS
Mini Digger with or without driver
Local fortnightly collections or delivered to our yard free. Washers, Cookers, Radiators etc. Call for more details.
2, 4, 6, 8 Ton Skips (Wheelbarrow access) Discounts on clean soil and rubble skips. (Special offer for 1 month £100 + VAT (8 ton brick only)) Fully licensed
Tel. Barnsley 01226 764567 Freephone 0800 7811074
DTS ENVIRONMENTAL LTD. (Including Thornton Skip Hire)
LOOKING AFTER YOUR ENVIRONMENT 2 - 10 TON SKIPS OPEN AND ENCLOSED
Prices from £60. Discounts available. Ring for details. House clearance and large item collection service also available.
0800 542 3476
ALL MAJOR CREDIT CARDS WELCOME
SKIP HIRE & RECYCLE STATION
3 Ton £70.50 inc. VAT 4 Ton £85.00 inc. VAT 8 Ton £140.00 inc. VAT 8 Ton, brick & soil £130 inc. VAT
**THE PRICE YOU SEE IS THE PRICE YOU PAY**
12, 20 & 35 Ton Skips Also Available Commercial Enquiries Welcome All Major Credit / Debit Cards Accepted
Open Monday to Saturday
SHAW SKIPS Skips from
Waste Disposal and Recycling
Discounts available for Brick/Soil Tipping Facilities Available Credit Cards Accepted
Rotherham: 01709 877955 Barnsley: 01226 754740 Established 1977
YOU CAN’T BEAT EXPERIENCE!
DDD SKIP HIRE
Registered Waste Carriers
by ANDRICH SKIPS
From Mini, through to 18 yard. Open and Enclosed Skips, 10 Ton Skips. Fast, reliable service G Competitive rates
8 wheeler Grab Wagon, full and part loads. Micro and Mini Diggers. Call: 07789 637800 07787 523720 Just a phone call away for fast and friendly advice.
Tel. Barnsley 750548, Mobile 07815 983180
JOINER. All aspects of work undertaken. Laminate floors, doors, kitchens, decking – Tel. Barnsley 751792/ 07968 698350
We’ve got it covered
Small items to full house Free quotes, also Environmental Cleans, 7 days
ROOF repairs. For all your roofing needs, high quality work by experienced professionals. No job too small. Free quotes. For a quick response - Tel.∑Barnsley 758297, 07862 124005
R A MAW & SON Crushed hardcore and
OLD TOWN WASTE REMOVAL
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INTERIOR AND EXTERIOR WORK
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PAUL BURGESS Mobile No. 07971 931285
Thompson Maintenance Services
Reliable same day service Full range of skips available 6 day service All major cards welcome
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Specialist in re-roofs, flat roofs and Velux windows. Guttering, PVC fascias, pointing. Insurance work. 25 years experience. ALL WORK GUARANTEED Tel. Mick Leigh on Barnsley 785749 or 07979 223274
FREEPHONE 08000 151988 TEL: BARNSLEY 701185
BARNSLEY 709678 MINI STAR MIDI SKIPS LARGE
Does it better. OPEN 6 DAYS A WEEK.
1st 4 SKIPS SKIPS
2 ton £60, 3 ton £70, 4 ton £80
Office 01226 242414 Dave 07837 439614 7.30 am – 5.00 pm
to advertise telephone
Same Day Delivery Tel: 724100 anytime 07808 218421
All waste and rubbish removed. Environmentally licensed.
TON £65 •• 22 TON £60 TON £75 •• 33 TON £70 TON £85 •• 44 TON £80 TON £100 •• 55 TON £95
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VAN & DRIVER Removals and collections anytime
01226 728207 07814 436100 J.P. Removals, small items to full house, 7 days – Tel. Barnsley 750548, mobile 07815 983180 MAN and van for hire, for anything, any time – Tel. 07772 008449
BIG VAN COURIERS Big van and men available for: • Delivery/collections • Removals • Nationwide service ANY JOB CONSIDERED
CALL 07727 226377 or 01226 732373 LARGE van, oddments moved, or hire it yourself any day of the week – Tel. Barnsley 204180/07796 684689 VAN and driver for delivery / collections / removals – Tel. 07791 881686
LOW COST REMOVALS Ask for Mark at A to Z Est. 1999
BARNSLEY BASED A man and van for hire. Any distance, light haulage and removals. Anything, anytime. Just call Mark – Tel. 07909 842350
ALARMS AT SURPRISINGLY LOW PRICES
A FULLY FITTED WIRE FREE SECURITY SYSTEM WITH BUILT IN SPEECH DIALLER AND PORTABLE SET/UNSET PANIC BUTTON INSTALLED TO EUROPEAN STANDARDS PD6662 GRADE 2X. • Easy to use • Courteous Engineers • No mess to decor • All systems carry a 12-month guarantee, with quality aftercare and service • Pets no problem
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01226 727396 Mobile 07970 197824 Alarms installed to European Standards PD6662
ANDREW MORTON ELECTRICAL All electrical work undertaken. Part P Registered.
DUE TO CONTINUED SUCCESS OFFER EXTENDED TO SEPT. & OCT. ONLY £180
One control panel, one door contact, three PIR’s, one bell box, one dummy box. Full battery back-up and anti tamper circuit EXPERTLY FITTED WITH NO MESS OR FUSS Contact Andrew on:
01226 751882 01226 270769 07973281821
Alarms from £185 Consisting of 1 x 8 zone control panel with chime and battery back up, 3 x PIR 1 door contact, 1 personal attack button, 1 slimline bell box with battery back up, anti tamper flashing strobe, 2 flashing LEDs, 1 dummy bell box. Also CCTV fitting.
TEL. BARNSLEY 744672 or Mobile 07766020053
ASP ALARMS 1985
ALARMS FROM £195 Consisting: 8 zone control panel with door chime, 3 passives, 1 door contact, 1 slimline bell box with anti tamper, twin flashing LEDS, full battey back-up and 2 years warrenty. Also installs wireless alarms, CCTV and security lights. Just ring for a free no obligation quote. Alarms fitted to BS4737. Existing alarms taken over and old alarms repaired or upgraded.
Tel. Bsly 210111 07738 394317
NC Alarms, full installation, services, upgrades, repairs and also CCTV. Neil - Tel. 07870 972196
PRO-LEC ALARM SYSTEMS • Alarm Systems Installed • Existing Systems Repaired, Serviced or Upgraded • CCTV
Tel: 01226 236834 07960 829455
REMOVALS 7 DAYS A WEEK
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07928 677462 WILL BEAT ANY GENUINE QUOTE WRITTEN QUOTATIONS ON REQUEST
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BARNSLEY 733563 Mobile 07870977451
C & C Brickwork
New builds, extensions, garages, conservatory bases, boundary walls, repoints, paving etc. Over 20 years experience. Free written quotations.
Tel. 07958 563125 01226 235366
A. ELLIS Property Repairs
Pointing, Brickwork, Roofing 30 Years Experience All building work undertaken
01226 295337 07833158478 AJʼS Building, property maintenance, boundary/retaining walls, re–pointing, brick/stonework alterations. Any exterior maintenance work undertaken. Call Andy – Tel. 07944 556496 BUILDER, bricklayer, stonemason, extensions, garages and pointing etc. No job too small – Tel. Gary 01226 730170 BRICKLAYER 35 years experience, extensions, boundary walls, pointing – Tel. Barnsley 248591 or 07704 697184 POINTING, brickwork, garage bases or any general property repairs – Tel. Jobs R Us 07968 659149
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All building work from a wall to a new designer home, refurbishment and alterations, pointing and stonework.
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D&E BUILDERS All aspects of building work undertaken
OVER 20 YEARS EXPERIENCE.
Ring for a free quote
07706 682067 or 07845 477372 (day) 01226 758206 (eve.)
telephone EXTRA telephone sockets. Guaranteed and fitted professionally by telephone engineer – Tel. 01226 732422 or 07950 462260 TELEPHONE extension sockets fitted and fully guaranteed by ex-BT engineer. Special rates OAPs – Tel. Barnsley 360455
tv or video repairs windows and conservatories and services
TV &Set VIDEO REPAIRS up and re-tuning of TVs/ VCR’s and Digibox also DVD etc.
BARNSLEY 714166 MOBILE 07711 399121
domestic appliance repairs REPAIRS to fridge / freezers. Free written estimates. All work guaranteed – Tel. Barnsley 748699
Professional joinery manufacturer, from design to completion we can make your ideas reality.
Builder & Roofing Contractor
Extensions - Re-Roofs All types of Building Work Tel: 01226 240030 Mob: 07999 711600 07947 824690
Home Improvements and Grounds • Extensions Specialists • Landscaping and Fencing • Garage Conversions • Block Paving/Flagging/Driveways FREE QUOTES www.builderinbarnsley.com 01226 243317 Mobile 07841 589860
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Building Services Extensions, conservatory bases, boundary walls, block paving, garages, flagging. No job too small. Free quotes.
BEVEN DEVELOPMENTS LTD REMINGTON CONSTRUCTION
JOINERY & DECKING
TEL. 01226 733226 or 07795 575607
All types of repairs to PVC windows, doors and conservatories. Locks, door panels, handles, hinges, letterbox, interior PVC sills. Failed double glazed units. Telephone 01226 284582 Mobile 07986979626
Large portfolio of completed projects. All aspects of joinery.
WHITTAKER ELECTRICAL LTD. Domestic and Commercial Electricians for over 20 years. • NICEIC Registered Contractor • Full Rewires • Rewires for extensions • Extra sockets • Fuse board and earthing upgrades • Periodic Reports for Mortgages/Landlords • All other general electrical • Alarms/access and CCTV repairs and installations
Telephone 01226 244299
Laminate/real wood flooring, kitchens, bedrooms, fencing, garden buildings, fascias, soffits etc. For all that’s good in wood call Dave on:
City & Guilds qualified.
01226 213741 5pm 07817 085244 mob.
C. I. JOINERY Grant Watts Joinery FULLY QUALIFIED
All aspects of joinery undertaken. Specialises in kitchens, bedrooms and bathrooms. Flat pack erection, doors, skirting, laminate and hardwood flooring.
With Over 10 Years Experience.
Free quote call Chris on:
FULLY QUALIFIED, CSCS REGISTERED
ALL ASPECTS OF JOINERY Doors, Skirting. UPVC Windows/Doors, Fitted Kitchens. All types of flooring.
07960461538 SPINDLED STAIRCASES
JOINER. 18 years experience. Bedrooms, kitchens, bathrooms, decking and much more – Tel. Richard 07908 143980
Hardwood, soft wood and metal spindles, pre finished options, modern and traditional.
PRICES FROM £250 WOODEN DECKING also Roofed Decking
many different designs available. Free quotes. Call Andy on
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We are fully registered and comply with all the Environmental Health regulations. We know where the veins are and where to make the piercing. "If the person is under 16 we ask them to come back with a parent or with proof of their parents' permission. "We always discuss piercing with our customers and if they don't know what they want or where they want it, we won't do it because that shows they haven't really thought about it."
Pro Bodys opened in Barnsley 12 years ago and in that time, David has ensured it remains scrupulously up to date with advances in fashion, technology and hygiene. Piercing technology is certainly everevolving. Nostrils and parts of the ear containing cartilage are no longer pierced using a gun - which is extremely painful. A new 'cartilage piercing stud' has been developed, a prepacked, disposable product, which causes only a tiny amount of discomfort. Pro Bodys can pierce any body part and it stocks the widest range of jewellery in the region. Current cutting edge trends include plugs and 'flesh tunnels', which stretch the lobes in the manner of various aboriginal cultures, and UV studs and plugs, favoured by clubbers for their funky glow effect. Many of the studs, plugs and banana bars etc are made from titanium, the light, strong, hypoallergenic metal which is used in orthopaedics to make pins for joints and in the aerospace industry for spacecraft! The studio has male and female piercers. Contact Pro Bodys in Barnsley on 01226 242591. David also has a studio in Bradford - contact 01274 725600.
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classifiedentertainments A BODY piercing that went wrong would be enough to put most of us off for life - but for David Smith it was the catalyst for a career change. Spotting the gap in the market for a reputable piercing practitioner, he started to research the art and eventually set up his own business. Now, as you enter his studio, Pro Bodys in Graham's Orchard, with its clean, bright interior and smart product displays, it is immediately evident that he has fulfilled his ambition. Pro Bodys specialises in body piercing; it doesn't do anything else. This is so that it can maintain a clean, safe environment, offering customers the highest possible hygiene standards as well as specialist advice and after care. There is a separate room for piercing, pristine and spotless, with washable surfaces, and the latest sterilisation equipment on the market for clamps and jewellery. Each cannula used for piercing is in a sealed packet, opened in front of the customer and then disposed of hygienically. Said David: "There is more to it than just sticking a needle in or putting a stud through an ear.
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People love coming to group and staying to group as they make so many friends and share loads of ideas, motivational tips and recipes.
Carol says… Many of my members, as well as myself, eat out regularly – they know with Slimming World you can enjoy a great social life and lose weight too!
Anita says… We have great fun in group. As well as taster nights, we share loads of food ideas and make sure everyone goes home with plenty of help and ideas for the week ahead.
Sue says… A few members in my group have diabetes and now, after losing weight, have found their medication has decreased and their health has improved!
What a difference a year makes …
Men love Slimming World's Food Optimising plan. Curry and booze allowed!
Looking at the photo on the right, it is hard to imagine that a year ago this dashing, handsome and super fit bloke was an unhappy, scared and unhealthy husband and father, but it’s true. Shaun Wheatley from Royston weighed in at over 20 stone and was waking up with pains in his chest and pins and needles feelings in his arms but it had to be indigestion from last night’s curry. Eventually he told his wife Bridget who was sure Shaun was going to have a heart attack.
Diane says… The mums to be and young mums in my group love the fact that they can attend throughout their pregnancy, with the consent of their midwife, and can continue whilst breast feeding with our special plan!!
Feeling really depressed Shaun popped into his local bakers to get a sandwich and saw a Slimming World Poster. Realising that he couldn’t do it alone he talked to Bridget about joining. This 20 stone larger than life construction worker from Barnsley joined the Royston Thursday 6.30pm evening Slimming World group and boy what a difference a year makes. First week Shaun lost seven and a half pounds but more than that he really felt he had found the way to lose the weight and keep it off and enjoy life. He says, “The group and Christine the consultant are just so supportive and helpful and the group is so much fun I can’t wait for Thursday evenings.” By December 2007 Shaun had lost 5 stone and was buying clothes from “normal” shops and going to the gym and felt brilliant. Christmas came and went and like so many of us he had a slight gain over the festive period but went straight back on the plan and the pounds kept falling away. So, voted man of the year in group this May, Shaun qualified for the semi finals on 13th July. Out of 5500 groups entered, he was shortlisted to 76, semi and then went through to the top ten, winning £500.00 and getting to cuddle Kym Marsh. Shaun says, “Getting this far in the competition was the icing on the cake for me but losing the weight and regaining my life has been a fantastic journey and I am proud to tell everyone that it’s Slimming World that has made it possible. I am not shy about letting all the guys I work with know that on a Thursday evening you will find me sitting in the Methodist Church, Midland Road, Royston, part of a Slimming World group.”
Joan says… Before joining, some of my members thought you couldn't eat meat and potatoes on the same plate. They were delighted to find out that wasn't true at all. Roast dinner, here we come!
Wendy says… Slimming World has a brilliant plan for teenagers, 11-15 year olds can come for free when accompanied by an adult – helping them learn great habits for lifelong health !
Find more success than you ever believed possible: NEW GROUP LUNDWOOD MONDAY: 15th September St. Mary Church, Pontefract Road Tommy 07850 861542 Wombwell Salvation Army Hall, Park Road NEW TIMES THURSDAY 5.00pm and 7.00pm Ann 07716 019950
Hoyland NEW VENUE refurbished Methodist Church, Duke Street Tuesday 10.00 a.m. Diane 07790 023195
Barnsley Centre Friday 10.00am and 12.00 noon Barnsley Central Library NEW CONSULTANT Ann 07716 019950
All groups open 52 weeks of the year to support and inspire you every single week of your journey THURSDAY Barugh Green: Community Centre, Barugh Green Road, 5.00 and 6.30pm, Christine 01226 381348
MONDAY Birdwell: Primary School, Sheffield Road, 7.00pm – Kate 07988 241970 Darfield: Valley Methodist Church, Snape Hill Road, 6.30pm Michelle 07852 292777 Mexborough: Empress Ballroom, Swinton Road, 10.00am, 5.30pm & 7.00pm, Carol 07754 376906
0844 897 8000
Darfield: Valley Methodist Church, Snape Hill Road, 9.30am – Michelle 07852 292777 Bolton on Dearne: The Retreat, Prospect Road, 10.00am Anita 01226 742694 Hoyland Common: Salvation Army Hall, Central Street, 5.00 and 6.30pm, new times, Diane 07790 023195 Monk Bretton: Community Centre, Silverdale Road, 5.00 and 6.30pm, Michelle 07852 292777 Penistone: St. John’s Resource Centre, Church Street, 12.00 noon and 7.00pm, Joy 07899 791802 Barnsley Centre: Metrodome Leisure Centre, 6.30pm – Sue 07725 669560 Thurnscoe: Community Centre, Houghton Road, 7.00pm, Joanne 01226 280896
Monk Bretton: Community Centre, Silverdale Road, 1.00 Michelle 07852 292777 Brampton: Parish Hall, Knollbeck Lane, 5.00 and 6.30pm, Lesley 01226 749992 Bolton on Dearne: The Retreat, Prospect Road, 7.00pm, Anita 01226 742694 Dodworth: Methodist Church, Green Road, 6.30pm, Joan 01226 791315 Athersley: St. Helen’s Church Hall, Laithes Lane, 6.30pm, Donna 07800 594833 Worsbrough: Dance in Time Studio, Barnsley Road, 6.30pm, Sharon 01226 766624 Wath on Dearne: Montgomery Hall, Church Street, 10.00am, Val 01709 877103
Royston: Methodist Church, Midland Road, 12.30pm and 6.30pm Christine 01226 381348 Wilthorpe: Emmanuel Church, Huddersfield Road, 7.00pm Sharon 01226 766624 Stairfoot: Wesleyan Reform Church, Hunningley Lane, 9.30am and 6.30pm Jenny 01226 218486 Town Centre: Longcar Dev. Centre, Racecommon Road, 5.30pm and 7.00pm Wendy 07872 027253 Wath on Dearne: Salvation Army Hall, West Street, 6.30pm Val 01709 877103
ROYSTON W.M.C. (Klondyke) 01226 722538
Sat. 6th September
HERE’S JOHNNY (Ex Gamblers) Sun. 7th September
M B BIRD
BLACK PEARL – INFINITY – ROCK LEGACY
1 Longridge Road, Monk Bretton. Tel. Barnsley 779355 Thursday 4th September
MOONSHINERS Friday 5th September
HARRY COFFEY BAND Sunday 7th September
CARVERY 12 noon to 3.00pm Followed by
TOP INDIE/BRIT POP BAND Free Admission. 5.00pm to 8.00pm
Evening: QUIZ in the Lounge
Top Black Sabbath Tribute Band.
Sturdy’s Flyer FREE TRANSPORT running Friday
Sat. 10th-13th Sept. MOVE OVER MRS. MARKHAM
ACADEMY THEATRE BIRDWELL • • • •
(West End Farce: Take 2)
Sun. 14th September PAUL AND JOHN HUDSON in Concert SOLD OUT Friday 19th September RICHARD DIGANCE Saturday 20th Sept. HOLLYDAYZ (Buddy Holly Tribute) Tues. 23rd to 27th Sept. THE BOY FRIEND (20s musical) (Take 2) Sunday 28th September GERVASE PHINN
FREE CAR PARKING LICENSED BAR REHEARSAL ROOMS REFRESHMENT AREAS
REDBROOK ROAD Tel. 210046
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Tel. Bsly 295276
Please Note: This evening is a Scientific Experiment
(Opposite Dimensions Hair Salon)
PARKWAY CINEMA Showing until Thursday 4th September:
MAMMA MIA (PG)
Tues. 2 to Thurs. 4 September at 7.30pm. Wed. 3 September at 2pm
ELDON STREET, BARNSLEY (01226) 248218
BIRDWELL CLUB Sheffield Road, Birdwell. Telephone 742377. NOTICE TO MEMBERS AND BONA FIDE GUESTS.
Friday, 5th September Rock ‘n’ Roll with
Friday, 12th September Rock ‘n’ Roll with
ROCK BACK THE CLOCK Sat. 13th September
Now taking bookings for Children’s Birthday Parties, available in the Concert Room
FUNCTION ROOM AVAILABLE with Bar for Parties, Weddings etc.
THE STORY OF FRANKIE VALLI AND THE FOUR SEASONS
Friday 5th September: Back to the old days!
See the West End’s hottest new show on this great value two day London break! Includes G Return coach travel G One night’s bed and continental breakfast accommodation at a three star hotel in the Heathrow/Slough area G A ticket for the evening performance of Jersey Boys at the Prince Edward Theatre (ticket upgrades available at a supplement) G Time for shopping and sightseeing in central London G A visit to Windsor
70s/80s Disco 7.30 p.m. - 11.30 p.m.
SAVE OUR CLUB
Departs 22 November 2008 from
If you care – be there Members – Free Visitors – 50p
LONDON THEATRE BREAK See Rowan Atkinson as Fagin and the exciting new Nancy and Oliver in Cameron Mackintosh’s triumphant new staging of Lionel Bart’s masterpiece “OLIVER!” at the Theatre Royal Drury Lane. Includes G Return coach travel G One night’s bed and continental breakfast at a three-star hotel in the Heathrow/ Slough area G A ticket for Oliver at the Theatre Royal Drury Lane (upgrades available at a supplement) G Time for shopping and sightseeing in London G The services of a Tour Manager
KEXBOROUGH SOCIAL CLUB
Departs 17 January, 7, 28 February, 11 April & 2 May 2009 from
Members & Associate Members
Organised by Newmarket Air Holidays and Promotions Limited • ABTA V787X/V7812 • ATOL Protected 2325
MODERN AND SEQUENCE DANCING
Quoting Advert Code: TBI
To request a brochure or to book a holiday call:
0845 226 7766
To request a brochure by post, please write to: Barnsley Chronicle Limited Administration Department, 47 Church Street, Barnsley, South Yorkshire S70 2AH
BOX OFFICE OPEN: MON TO FRI 10.00am - 2.00pm. FULLY LICENSED BAR - FREE CAR PARKING.
Tickets purchased in advance for live shows and films cannot be exchanged or refunded
RECORDED INFO 01226 762004 & TICKETS 01226 767532 Dolby screen-talk system and loop now fully installed
BARNSLEY TRADES COUNCIL CLUB RACECOMMON ROAD Notice to Members & Associate Members
Featuring the fabulous HOT BOYZ + DRAG QUEENS. Admission £5. Tickets on sale at the club
Saturday 6th September 2008 Fantastic N/East Group. Not to be missed.
SAM & DAVE
Top Comedy Male/Female Duo
EVERY SUNDAY AT 1.30 p.m. THE QUIZ WITH A DIFFERENCE EVERY MON. & THURS. BINGO AND OPEN THE BOX IN THE LOUNGE
FUNCTION ROOMS AVAILABLE RING 284564
STAINCROSS WMC NEW ROAD, STAINCROSS Notice to Members & Associate Members
SAT. 6th SEPTEMBER
SUN. 7th SEPTEMBER
MARTIN BURTON & THE SOULMEN
Book in person at the Box Office 9.30am - 4.30pm (Monday - Friday). 10.00am - 2.30pm (Sat.) or tel: 01226 200075
PARKER SCHOOL OF DANCING
PARKER SCHOOL OF DANCING
Friday 12 September at 8.00pm – LAST LAUGH COMEDY CLUB TOBY FOSTER AND FRIENDS. Doors 7.00pm. Tickets: £10. Adults only. Saturday 13 September at 8.00pm – THE ELO EXPERIENCE Live on Stage. Tickets: £12 Saturday 20 September at 7.30pm – PHIL COOL & KEN NICHOL Live in Concert. Tickets £12/£10.
FREE PARKING OPPOSITE THEATRE. LICENSED BAR
Sunday 7th September 2008
THE PIRATES OF PENZANCE
Friday 5th September 2008
BRUT 45: A SOLO EXCERPT FROM HOW I FADED AND DISINTEGRATED
THE TONY LIDDLE BAND
The Savoyards present Gilbert & Sullivan’s Saturday 6 September at 7.30pm. Tickets: £12/£10
Wednesday 3rd Sept. at 10.30. Seniors £3.00 inc. tea/coffee/biscuits MONDAY NIGHT IS BARGAIN NIGHT! ALL TICKETS £4.00 AFTER 5.30
by John Kelly Join Vince and the regulars in a trip back to 1966. Wednesday 10 to Friday 12 September at 7.30 p.m.
SOCIAL DANCE: EVERY SECOND SUNDAY SOCIAL DANCE AT THE IMPRESSIVE ROYSTON CIVIC HALL, WITH ITS FANTASTIC DANCE FLOOR, COMMENCING SUNDAY, 14th SEPTEMBER, 7 p.m. – 10 p.m. All of your favourite Sequence Dances, new and old, plus Modern Ballroom. Admission £3 on the door. CLASSES: COMMENCING WEDNESDAY, 24th SEPTEMBER AT GILROYD SOCIAL CLUB, SAVILLE ROAD, GILROYD 7.30 p.m. – 8.30 p.m. Absolute Beginners Ballroom and Sequence Classes. Six week course only £25 per person (7.15 p.m. first night for enrolment). Covers basic Waltz, Quickstep and popular Sequence Dances. 8.30 p.m. – 9.30 p.m. Improvers Class – Come and learn new Sequence Dances in a FRIENDLY, FUN ENVIRONMENT. £4.50 per person. POPULAR BALLROOM AND SEQUENCE CLASSES ALREADY RUNNING AT GAWBER CHURCH HALL, BARNSLEY. PLEASE CALL FOR DETAILS. DUE TO POPULARITY AND THE COMFORT OF OUR PUPILS, NUMBERS ARE STRICTLY LIMITED SO PLEASE CALL OR EMAIL US TO BOOK YOUR PLACE TO AVOID DISAPPOINTMENT.
LIVE EVENTS AT THE PARAMOUNT
Tuesday, Thursday: 5.45 Wednesday: 2.00, 5.45
Friday 5 at 7.30pm. Sunday 7 at 2pm and 6pm Mon. 8 - Thurs. 11 at 7.30pm Wed. September 10 at 2pm
SENIOR SCREEN EVERY WEDNESDAY: MAMMA MIA! SINGALONG (PG)*
Barnsley Hospital Sports & Social Club
Friday 5th September
THE MUMMY (12a)
Daily: 7.55 Now in its seventh great week! MAMMA MIA! (PG)* Tuesday, Thursday: 8.00 Wednesday: 2.00, 8.00 (SINGALONG VERSION!)
Barnsley’s Secret Theatre Company presents
Tuesday 18 S and Wednesday 19 November
Pay on door £13.00 or be early and reserve your seat
For details call 01226 771442
Adults £8.50 Concessions £7.50
THE VAGINA MONOLOGUES T OLD OU
Doors open 7.00 p.m. for 7.30 p.m. start
Newly refurbished. Powerleague, Barnsley, provides an excellent function room for all occasions.
Cutting edge stand-up comedy to begin the new season. Friday 5 and Saturday 6 September at 8 p.m.
Sean Tuan John examines the themes of old age, memory and loss. Saturday, 13 September at 7.30 p.m.
Appearing once only Brooklands Hotel, Barnsley on Monday, 8th September
Large car park with CCTV 100 yds away – Free parking after 6pm * Wheelchair access for these performances
FREE FUNCTION ROOM
YOU’RE AVIN A LAFF!!
All tickets £9.00
Adults £6.00 Concessions £4.00
with Spiritualist Medium STEVEN HOLBROOK
Your own personal programme, Full use of gym & toning salon, sauna, showers & lockers etc. NO JOINING FEE NO HIDDEN EXTRAS
Saturday, 6th September
with Pat McClusky
WESTGATE. BARNSLEY’S No. 1 AWARD WINNING THEATRE Just Fair Laughs presents
The All Barnsley Diversity Festival presents
COMPLETE SYSTEM LADIES ONLY GYM
A NIGHT NOT TO BE MISSED
AN EVENING OF COUNTRY AND IRISH MUSIC
FOR TICKETS PLEASE TELEPHONE 01226 744442
STAR WARS THE CLONE WARS
THE NEW INN
brought to you by
www.theacademytheatre.co.uk The Take 2 Centre, 311 Sheffield Road, Birdwell, Barnsley.
Friday 12th September
The Off Licence That Delivers
POLISH SOCIAL CLUB Summer Lane, Barnsley
MEMBERS & BONA FIDE GUESTS
Saturday, 13th September
07979 780372/07738 324285
The Star Hotel Cudworth 01226 714311
• Recently refurbished • Very high standards • Good food served daily
Live Entertainment Every Thursday # DJ Friday and Sunday #
SUNDAY CARVERY £4.95 New Midweek Menu
Up and Coming Events
Thursday, 4th September: CHARLIE
Excellent duo – the two girls will perform rock classics and 80’s. Not to be missed. 4 En Suite Letting Rooms Internet access via wifi www.thestarhotel-barnsley.co.uk
FUNCTION ROOM AVAILABLE
EAST DENE W.M.C.
Every Wednesday: BUSKERS NIGHT
Tues. 7.30 - 10.30pm Beg. 7.30 - 8pm
Saturday 6th September
JENNA HIGHFIELD (Sensational vocalist) POKER
EVERY THURSDAY Sign in 7.15 p.m. Sundays
BUSKERS NIGHT Coming soon
Saturday 6th September
Sunday, 7th September
“HOUSE PARTY” A Show not to be missed Plus Bingo – Members’ Draw. Tote Double Card Game. Late Bar.
NOW AIR CONDITIONED Every Thursday: AUCTION
SUNDAY CARVERY 12 noon to 5pm. Only £5.95 Sunday 7th September: THE LIMIT Fantastic 4 Piece Modern Band Coming Soon from Wednesday 10th September: WEDNESDAY CARVERY from 5-7pm
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ACE MILLER SHOWS HIS BATTLING COLOURS BY NATHAN HEMMINGHAM YOUNG snooker ace Brett Miller moved into the top 100 in the ESB Pontins Pro-Am Tour following an impressive performance in the third stage at Pontins in Wales. The 21-year-old eventually lost to last year's teenager of the year Adam Duffy but not before he almost pulled off one of the comebacks of the season. The World Snooker Centre in Prestatyn is a new purpose-built venue played on world class cloths and Miller, despite not playing or training on a cloth to match, almost pulled off a stunning victory. In the best of seven frames, the Barnsley man made the perfect start by taking the first frame quite comfortably, reaching the 70s before Duffy failed to return to the table but the Sheffield cueman hit back to lead 3-1 despite the frames being tight.
However, it was at this stage the town's inter-county team captain showed his colours with a battling performance. A 32 break early in the fifth frame opened up a 48-0 lead and although Duffy responded with an identical break of his own, Brett came back to take the frame beyond his opponent's reach and narrow the deficit to 3-2. Miller was too good for Duffy in the next frame with a 40 break sealing a comfortable success to make it 3-3 and set-up a deciding frame thriller. And Brett took control from the start with a 15 break to start with before a miss into the middle pocket from Duffy opened up the table and gave Miller a chance. He duly took it with a 42 break and looked on course to take the frame but Miller then allowed Duffy back to the table when he failed with a long pot and Duffy duly pulled the score back within reach when he left
Miller with a snooker behind the blue with his target ball, the yellow, firmly on the cushion. Miller only needed the three baulk colours for victory and led by 10 at this stage but a miss with his first attempt narrowed the gap once more before hitting the yellow, via a different route, with his second attempt. That brought the yellow into play and after both exchanged visits to the table, Duffy produced an excellent shot to sink the yellow and then cleared up to the pink to take the frame despite the efforts of Miller. It was harsh on Miller but he took plenty of heart from the comeback. He has lost all three of his opening matches but has held his own on the top class tables and not looked out of place despite not being able to train on similar standard cloths. He is now looking at what options are available in South Yorkshire regarding training as he bids to continue his rise up the standings.
Muller makes return in second string six-goal thriller GIANT German goalkeeper Heinz Muller made a welcome return to competitive action last Wednesday night – but conceded three goals as a relatively young Barnsley reserves side drew 3-3 with local rivals Rotherham on the Oakwell Academy pitch. The 30-year-old ’keeper,
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