Edlington Town Council

Serving the people of Edlington

Winding Wheel - Yorkshire Main Colliery

Clerk: Mr S Oldham
The Grainger Centre and
Council Offices, Stubbins
Hill, Edlington, Doncaster
DN12 1JN

Tel: 01709 770552

News

Election of new Town Mayor - Steve Reardon

Election of new Town Mayor - Steve Reardon

At yesterday afternoon's annual Town Council meeting, Councillor Steve Reardon was elected as Town Mayor for the year ahead (2022/23). Steve is pictured being congratulated by the outgoing Mayor Joan Briggs, also been appointed as Deputy Mayor for the year ahead.Steve thanked his fellow Councillors in appointing him as Mayor and undertook to endeavour to try to secure/lobby for noticeable improvements... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 11 May 2022 11:05 by Town Clerk

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Edlington Cemetery - 2022 Centenary Year

Edlington Cemetery - 2022 Centenary Year

This year marks the centenary since the first interment in 1922 in Edlington Cemetery. To mark the occasion, the Town Mayor, Joan Briggs planted an oak tree, also marked with a commemorative plaque. The oak tree also being formally registered as part of the Queen's Jubilee canopy scheme. The planting event was also attended by Town Councillors Rob Reid, Jan Devanney and Victoria Whittemore.

Posted: Thu, 05 May 2022 15:02 by Town Clerk

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Robert Reid - Awarded the Freedom of Edlington

Robert Reid - Awarded the Freedom of Edlington

At an extraordinary meeting of the Town Council yesterday, Cllr Rob Reid was awarded the honorary title of Freeman of the Parish of Edlington. The Town Mayor, Joan Briggs presented Rob with a freedom scroll and the occasion was marked with the attendance of family and friends as well as DMBC Elected Mayor Ros Jones to mark this honour and memorable occasion.

Posted: Wed, 27 Apr 2022 11:17 by Town Clerk

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Edlington Parks & Green Spaces

Edlington Parks & Green Spaces

On Thursday 21st April, 2022 Edlington Deputy Mayor Steve Reardon, Ward Councillor & Edlington Town Councillor Rob Reid along with Edlington Town Councillor Linda Smith conducted a walk round visit of all of the parks and green spaces across Edlington, this follows a number of complaints and issues raised about the poor condition and overall lack of pleasant parks in the area.

We visited all of... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 25 Apr 2022 12:37 by Town Clerk

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QUOTATIONS SOUGHT FOR DISPOSAL OF BULKY WASTE ITEMS

QUOTATIONS SOUGHT FOR DISPOSAL OF BULKY WASTE ITEMS

Edlington Town Council are committed to improving the visual appearance of the village and are concerned at the increasing volume of eyesores that detract from this and are therefore planning to introduce a pilot scheme for the collection and disposal of bulky waste material found in and around Edlington, whether in residential streets or public open spaces, that require clearance and disposal at a... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 14 Apr 2022 11:03 by Town Clerk

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Edlington Queen's Platinum Jubilee Celebrations - Saturday 4th June

Edlington Queen's Platinum Jubilee Celebrations - Saturday 4th June

The Town Council in conjunction with local School's and community organisations & groups are holding a community celebration event on Saturday 4th June at St Thomas Wharton Academy playing fields. The local community are encouraged to attend and participate, there will be music, entertainment, stalls and plans to reflect each of the 7 decades of the Queen's reign. Further information will be communicated... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 01 Apr 2022 09:35 by Town Clerk

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Town Councillor Vacancy

There remains an existing vacancy for a Councillor to serve the local community on Edlington Town Council. The vacancy can be filled by a process called co-option. Any interested parishioner who would like to offer their time as a volunteer for public service may apply.

If you are interested in becoming a town councillor, please write to or e-mail the Town Council Clerk and include a few brief details... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 09 Mar 2022 15:41 by Town Clerk

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Availability of Grainger Centre for Hire

Availability of Grainger Centre for Hire

As we continue to recover and come out of the worsts effects of the Covid omicron variant, the Grainger Community Centre is now fully open and available for community hire, for parties, clubs, society/community groups or for whatever event or commemoration you may wish to stage. The facility comprises main hall, committee room, lounge and kitchen. Hire rates are competitive and weekday daytime availability... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 09 Feb 2022 12:02 by Town Clerk

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Edlington Master Plan - Community Consultation

Doncaster Council are undertaking public engagement on a Community Investment Masterplan for Edlington from 19th November 2021 to 17th January 2022.

The draft plan contains project ideas to improve the environment, community well-being and pride in the local area. It is hoped that the projects will form the basis for future funding bids and investment in the area's centre, streets, spaces and public... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 22 Nov 2021 12:41 by Town Clerk

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Annual Audit and Accountability Return

The Town Council's annual governance declaration and audited accounts for the year ending 31/3/21, have now been audited by PFK Littlejohn our appointed external auditor.

The statutory notice of the completion of the audit is set out below.

Town Clerk

15th September 2021

Posted: Wed, 15 Sep 2021 13:07 by Town Clerk

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