How Parish Meetings Work

In civil parishes such as Tankersley there are two sorts of meetings: Parish Council Meetings: these are meetings of the elected and coopted councillors of the parish.  They have a wide range of powers, including raising money through the precept and spending on potentially a wide range of activities.  Members of the public can attend […]

TPEG Litter Pick – 12th March

If anyone is free this Saturday afternoon, TPEG are  doing some work on the path that leads from the dipping pond uphill towards Westwood New Road. Twiggs will be there 12pm – 3pm to clear the brambles and weeds so that a variety of plants and bulbs can be put back instead. If you can spare […]

TPEG Litter Pick – Wednesday 23 March

TPEG are supporting a litter pick on 23 March. The Litter Pick is being run in conjunction with McDonald’s National Keep Up Keeping it Clean Day. It will include McDonald’s staff, Twiggs and local volunteers. If you want to be involved meet at 10.00 am at the top of Wentworth Industrial Park opposite Tankersley Manor […]

Councillor Clinics Are Back

Come along to talk about our fabulous community in a relaxed setting. We are keen to hear your views on what’s working, what can be improved and how we can make the Councillor Clinics useful for you. The Councillor Clinics will be held quarterly in the Senior Citizens Room of the Hub. Our first one […]

Worried about Flooding

According to the Environment Agency, over five million people in England live and work in properties at risk of flooding from rivers or the sea, whilst more face flood threats from groundwater, surface water, sewers, and reservoirs. In extreme conditions you won’t be able to stop flood water, and you should always put personal safety […]