Stalmine-with-Staynall Parish Council news
Two new councillors are scheduled to take office in May after an uncontested election, as the six nominations matched the number of seats. Joining will be Fiona Cardwell and Jean Wilson.
Andy Taylor of Hambleton has been appointed as plantsman to the council. He took over the role on April 9.
Councillors have supported the village school's offer to maintain one of the council's planting features and discussions are to take place over its location.
Grateful organisers of the successful rally in March have donated £500 to the council for charitable purposes.
The council is to give £100 to the North West Air Ambulance in recognition of the service's valuable work.
Annual Parish meeting
This will be held on Tuesday 14 May at 6.30pm in the village hall.
Date and time of next meeting - Tuesday 14 May in the village hall at 7.00pm. Members of the public are welcome to attend. This will be preceded
The councillors for Stalmine-with-Staynall are: Cllr D Forshaw (Chairman), Woodland Cottage, Brickhouse Lane, tel: 07585 335201; Cllr Terry Williams (Vice-Chairman), By The Way, Brickhouse Lane, tel: 01253 702734; Cllr D Booth, Wardleys Cottage, Wardleys Lane, tel: 01253 701711; Cllr A Haydock, Atlantis, Stricklands Lane, tel: 07879 477779; Cllr Ken Jenkinson, Pump House, Moss Side Lane, tel: 07890 773053 and Cllr Sue Pelham, Eldersfield, Brickhouse Lane, tel: 01253 700750.