Author: Chris Pilkington
Please note that the Parish Council operated cemetery at South Anston remains open for people to visit. Recent government legislation requires crematoria to close except for funerals and for cemeteries containing crematoria to also close except for funerals. However other cemeteries, such as the one at South Anston, can remain open.
We would though ask that anyone visiting our cemetery respects government... Read More »
Posted: Sun, 19 Apr 2020 08:50 by Chris Pilkington
The South Yorkshire Fire & Rescue Service is asking residents to pledge not to have garden fires during the coronavirus pandemic in order to not waste the time of firefighters and to support those people who have respiratory illnesses.
Posted: Sat, 18 Apr 2020 09:02 by Chris Pilkington
Please note that the current advice from the National Allotment Society (NAS) is that during the coronavirus epidemic allotment holders can continue to work on their allotments as a form of exercise subject to the following the Government's guidance on social distancing and hygiene. Please see link below for the full advice from the NAS.
Posted: Wed, 08 Apr 2020 19:56 by Chris Pilkington
As a good neighbour and someone who cares about your local community you are probably looking for ways in which you can help during the Coronavirus outbreak.
Anston Parish Council is working with the Rotherham Community Hub to enlist Rotherham Heroes Volunteers to help in our communities.
The Rotherham Heroes Volunteer Programme is a coordinated approach by Rotherham Council and others to ensure the... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 26 Mar 2020 09:06 by Chris Pilkington
Under Government guidelines people are allowed to utilise parks and open spaces for exercise once a day as individuals or in family groups. Consequently the open spaces and recreation grounds maintained by Anston Parish Council remain open but people using them are required to adhere to the Government's guidelines on social distancing.
Thank you for your co-operation.
Clerk to Anston... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 25 Mar 2020 13:14 by Chris Pilkington
During the Coronavirus pandemic Anston Parish Council will be working with Rotherham Council and other agencies to support their efforts to help stop the spread of the virus and to support those in need in the community.
Yesterday we were contacted by Rotherham Council who wanted help in identifying local shops, cafes etc who could provide a home delivery service to the elderly and vulnerable. We posted... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 19 Mar 2020 15:14 by Chris Pilkington
Please note that due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic all meetings of the Parish Council and the Recreation Ground Charity scheduled to take place over the next couple of months have been cancelled along with the Annual Parish Meeting on 22nd April. The Annual Meeting of the Council is still down to go ahead on 18th May but that will be reviewed nearer the time.
Furthermore all other events and meetings... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 19 Mar 2020 14:35 by Chris Pilkington