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
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
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
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
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
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
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.
15th September 2021
Posted: Wed, 15 Sep 2021 13:07 by Town Clerk
The Town Council are pleased to confirm that the Community Woodland site has now re-opened and we are moving along with our longer-term plans for use of the site including opportunities for use as an outdoor learning classroom. The grant funding works for installation of the limestone circle, picnic benches and monoliths were completed during April 2021, but in light of a local parishioners very publicly... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 15 Jul 2021 16:23 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
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