We are deeply saddened to learn of the passing of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. The Parish Council on behalf of residents of the parish send their heartfelt condolences to the King, Queen Consort and all members of the royal family. A book of condolences will be available to sign in St Peter’s Church. Details […]
The date of the next Parish Council Meeting has been changed to Monday 25th July. The meeting will start at 7.00pm and be held in the Senior Citizens room of the Tankersley Hub.
Last night, after months of planning and a week of of bringing everything together the Tankersley Beacon became one of the Queen’s Jubilee Beacons lit across the UK and Commonwealth. We would like to thank the Deputy Lieutenant of South Yorkshire for lighting the Tankersley Beacon.
The Queen’s Jubilee Beacons are the first nationwide opportunity for communities across the UK and Commonwealth to take part in the Jubilee celebrations. The lighting of the Beacons has been managed by the Platinum Jubilee Organising Committee and involved registering beacons that were participating in the event. Tankersley Parish Council registered for the event in […]
The first event to celebrate the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee took place in Jubilee Park with the unveiling of the First Jubilee bench. The Bench had been designed by a pupil at St Peter’s School. The Deputy Lieutenant of South Yorkshire Proclaimed the bench.
Early this morning volunteers were out preparing the beacon ready for tonight.
Nominations for the election to fill the 5 Councillor vacancies closed at 4.00 pm on 25 May. Only two candidates had submitted their nomination papers at that time. Accordingly Richard Horsfall and Jane Laverack are elected as Parish Councillors.
The 5 Councillor vacancies created by the resignations of Cllrs Greaves, Hopkinson, Horsfall, Laughton and Laverack will be filled by election. Nomination packs can be obtained from the Clerk and must be submitted in person by 4.00 pm 25 May to the Returning Officer at Barnsley Town Hall.
TPEG are holding their Annual General Meeting & General Meeting on Monday 6th June 2022 at 7.30pm The meetings will take place at Pilley Methodist Church, Pilley Lane. The meetings will be open to all interested parties, and details on how to participate can be found on the TPEG website. TPEG are looking for projects […]