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Parish Council

What do we do?

The Parish Council duties include:

  • The ownership and/or the management of numerous facilities around Wickersley, for the benefit of residents, including: -

 

  • Wickersley Community Centre and Library (set up in 2008 by us and managed by Wickersley Community Centre Association on our behalf)

 

  • Wickersley Park recreation ground, off Warren Road

 

  • Bob Mason Recreation Ground (including management of the sports pavilion and football pitches), off Sorby Way

 

  • Wickersley Wood, off Wood Lane – for which we won a national award in 2005 for best kept woodland.

 

  • Wickersley Gorse, off Air Mount Close – Wickersley’s best kept secret – wood and gorse land with superb views over Sheffield

 

  • Wickersley Bowling Club, off Warren Road (contact the Bowling Club Secretary on 01709 541818)

 

  • Wickersley Allotments, off Second Lane (contact the Allotments Secretary on 01709 543872)

 

  • Flower/shrub beds at numerous locations around Wickersley, including railing planters and hanging baskets on Bawtry Road

 

  • Tanyard Public Toilets, and the cleaning/gritting/sweeping of the Tanyard Shopping Centre grounds, on behalf of the owners

 

  • Maintaining 26 seating benches around the parish!

 

  • Reviewing and commenting on planning applications within the Wickersley area

 

  • Organising regular events in Wickersley (see calendar on this website)

 

  • Liaising with relevant authorities regarding infrastructure, policing, consultations and community issues to represent your views and get the best advantage for Wickersley

 

  • Engaging with all interested parties regarding current and future shape of life in the local area

 

Who are we?

  • The Parish Council has 16 Councillors elected by the residents every four years.  For more information on your Councillors’ click here

When we meet

  • For more details on the dates, times and venue of Council meetings, please click here.