Archive for Month: March 2014

  • After successful prioritisation, BMBC are carrying out essential road repairs!

    At last we will be seeing some much needed road resurfacing carried out on two sections of the A628 road through the Penistone area. Currently planned to be carried out during April and May (to ensure the roads are completed prior to Le Grand Depart, the work will be done between the Hoylandswaine roundabout and the railway…

  • Make sure you are prepared for Le Grand Depart!

    Roads around Langsett on the Tour de France route will be closed for almost 24 hours ready for when Le Grand Depart visits near our area. The principal route, via Woodhead Pass from the Holmfirth road, to the Flouch roundabout, through Langsett to Mortimer Road at Midhopestones, will close from midnight on July 5 until…

  • Penistone Toilets to be refurbished into new modern facility!

    Whilst many Public toilets across Barnsley are to close from April 1 to allow Barnsley Council to save £40k in response to spending cutbacks required by the government. Penistone Town Council have decided that having a public toilet is vital to provide a facility for tourists and walkers. So Penistone’s toilets have been transferred to the Town…

  • New business development “Penistone 1” opens in Penistone!

    Penistone 1; a new office and commercial development project on St Marys Street is now completed. There is an open day is planned for April 3, following a formal opening ceremony on April 2nd. Dransfield Properties started work on the St Mary’s Street development around May 2013. Penistone 1 is the final phase of a £15m town centre regeneration scheme which also includes Tesco, new town…

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