The annual parish meeting with local electors will be held in the main hall at the Grainger Centre on Tuesday 25th May, 2021 at 6pm. Due to the ongoing pandemic the maximum number of public attendees cannot exceed 17 persons as the existing covid secure arrangements including Town Councillors and the Clerk permits a maximum of 25 persons to be present. Attendees will need to sign in for track and trace... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 13 May 2021 09:51 by Town Clerk
Following last weeks Town Council elections, 7 candidates were elected un-opposed which leaves 2 remaining vacancies. The Town Council are now able to fill these vacancies by a process called "co-option". Further details are set out in the notice of vacancy and eligibility criteria apply.
Expressions of interest are now being sought from interested individuals. The closing date to submit your written... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 10 May 2021 11:10 by Town Clerk
The elections to Edlington Town Council on 6/5/21 are uncontested with 7 persons duly elected. This leaves 2 remaining Town Councillor vacancies and soon after the date the election would ordinarily have taken place, the Town Council will be seeking expression of interests from local individuals to be chosen for co-option on to the Council as a co-opted Member. Further details on the application process... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 13 Apr 2021 15:54 by Town Clerk
At Tuesday's Town Council meeting (9th March) the Council as a statutory consultee considered the above mentioned planning application by Breedon's for an extension to their existing quarrying operations from Holme Hall quarry. The Town Council resolved to object to the Planning Authority re the proposed development on the following basis, in support of concern's expressed by the local community :-The... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 12 Mar 2021 11:02 by Town Clerk
Petition - seeking reduced speed limit 30mph & crossing outside entrance to Pit Wood on Broomhouse Lane
The Town Council are urging the local community to sign our petition to lobby Doncaster Council Highways for a reduced speed limit to 30mph outside the entrance to the Pit Wood on Broomhouse Lane, Edlington and for installation of a pedestrian crossing
See further details and to sign our petition on the link at Change.org
Posted: Wed, 13 Jan 2021 11:43 by Town Clerk
Important Notice to Woodland UsersThe woodland area will be closed for an anticipated 14 days from 30th November while construction works take place. This is to ensure the health and safety of the public and construction workers.Following our generous grant from FCC Communities Foundation, this work will transform the area into a forest school and meeting place with 16 Limestone Picnic Benches, a Forest... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 27 Nov 2020 09:33 by Town Clerk
FCC Communities Foundation have just awarded Edlington Town Council £52,660 to start work on an amazing project at the Edlington Community Woodland adjoining onto Martinwells Lake, which will create a forest school limestone amphitheatre to get our young people learning in the outdoors, creating a meeting place for our local communities with 16 limestone picnic benches and three unique carved... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 13 Nov 2020 10:23 by Town Clerk
The Town Council's annual governance declaration and audited accounts for the year ending 31/3/20, have now been audited by PFK Littlejohn our appointed external auditor.
The statutory notice of the completion of the audit is set out below.
Posted: Mon, 12 Oct 2020 11:46 by Town Clerk
What's happening locally to support the local community.
During the ongoing Coronavirus pandemic, the Town Clerk continues to work from home and can be contacted by e-mail or by phone 01709 770552. The Town Council continues to meet virtually following the Government introducing regulations on 4/4/20 permitting Council's to conduct their business through virtual meetings online. The Town Council are... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 28 Apr 2020 11:49 by Town Clerk