Parish and Committee Meetings
Wickersley Parish Council and Committee meetings in public have been suspended due to the Covid-19 emergency. This situation will be reviewed again in September 2020. In all decisions about reconvening meetings in public the prevailing advice / guidance of the Government / Public Health England will be observed and and the Parish Council will only recommence meetings in public when it is deemed safe to do so.
Extraordinary Parish Council meeting - The Parish Council are holding a remote Extraordinary Parish Council meeting using the software platform 'Microsoft Teams' on Thursday 6th August 2020 at 10.30am. Members of the public wishing to attend will need to contact the Parish Council Administration Team by / before 12noon on Wednesday 5th August in order that joining instructions, including download details, can be sent out.
Contacting the Parish Council Administration Team
The Parish Council administration team will be available for enquiries between 9am and 12 noon Monday to Friday. However, due to government advice, the office will be closed to the public. Please contact us by telephone or e-mail (see below), and a member of the team will get back to you as soon as possible.
During this period the Parish Council continue to monitor planning application submissions. To date there have been no applications of note which would require observations or comment from the Parish Council.
The Parish Council continues to follow the prevailing advice from Central Government and Public Health England. Any changes to these arrangements will be posted on the website.
Please also note:
• All events organised by the Parish Council are cancelled, until further notice.
• Winthrop Gardens is closed to the public and events are cancelled, until further notice.
• Wickersley Walking Festival will be postponed to 2021
WICKESLEY PARISH COUNCIL CONTACT DETAILS
Wickersley Parish Council Tel: 01709 703270
USEFUL TELEPHONE NUMBERS
Rotherham Heroes 01709 807319
Sunnyside Community Centre Foodbank 01709 822465
Morrisons Doorstep Deliveries 0345 611 6111
Rotherham Borough Council 01709 382121
Children/Young Peoples Services 01709 336080
Adult Social Services 01709 822330
Highway/Street Emergencies 01709 336003
Council House Emergencies 01709 336009
Rotherham Hospital 01709 424455
NHS Advice Line 111
Police – non-emergency 101
National Domestic Abuse Helpline 0808 2000 249
Gas Leaks 0800 111 999
Water Leaks Yorkshire Water 03451 242424
Water Leaks Seven Trent 08007 834444
Power Cuts 105
About The Parish Council
Wickersley Parish Council serves the civil Parish of Wickersley, which has a population of around 8,000 people living in 3,200 residential properties. The Council has sixteen members, elected by residents, and represents the first tier of local government in Rotherham.
Council meetings are held in the new Community Centre on Bawtry Road on the third Monday of each month at 7.00 p.m, apart from the month of August. There is also a meeting of Parishioners (the Annual Assembly of the Parish Meeting) held in May each year. Other Public Meetings are held to discuss particular matters as and when they arise.
Parishioners are encouraged to attend Council Meetings and are permitted limited discussion. Notices of meetings are placed on Parish Notice Boards at the Tanyard Toilets and near the Mason’s Arms.
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