Author: Rachel Graham
There has been some recent interest in setting up a Neighbourhood Watch scheme (NW) in Waverley. A Neighbourhood Watch scheme is one way that a community can pull together to address local crime, anti-social behaviour and other community problems. These schemes are usually run by residents and there lots of information on how to set on up can be found online - www.ourwatch.org.uk
As some of you may... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 16 May 2022 16:09 by Rachel Graham
If you are interested in becoming a Community Councillor there is still time to apply!
There are currently vacancies on Waverley Community Council.
If you want to become a community councillor, please contact Rachel Graham, Clerk to the Council by email: email@example.com including a few details of why you would like to become a councillor.
If you need any information about qualifying to be a councillor... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 16 May 2022 15:51 by Rachel Graham
Following on from the Annual Residents meeting on 20 April, the minutes, Q&A and the presentation on the Community Centre are now available just follow the link to see the list of documents you can access.
Posted: Tue, 10 May 2022 13:12 by Rachel Graham
The WCC are continuing to work with South Yorkshire Police in relation to speeding across the Waverley estate. To this end we are looking for volunteers who would be willing to undertake some free training on how to hold a 'speed-watch' event and use a speed gun. If you are interested, please do contact Cllr Jamie Baggaley by email - firstname.lastname@example.org. He is leading on this piece of... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 09 May 2022 15:09 by Rachel Graham
WOULD YOU LIKE TO BE A COMMUNITY COUNCILLOR AND HELP TO MAKE WAVERLEY A BETTER PLACE TO LIVE?
There are currently two vacancies on Waverley Community Council.
The council can now fill the vacancy by co-option, which is a process whereby the council considers applications from interested persons and can then select someone to fill the seat.
If you are interested in becoming a community councillor, please... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 03 May 2022 22:44 by Rachel Graham
As you may be aware resurfacing works are planned from 10 May for four days on Waverley Walk and Cherry Wood Way. These roads are owned by the developer Avant, and some iron works have commenced on the road ahead of the resurfacing.
The WCC are concerned about safety of the children, parents, staff and road users when these works start. We are pushing for Avant and the contractors to engage with us... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 03 May 2022 14:46 by Rachel Graham
The WCC's Annual meeting is on Thursday 5 May at 6:30pm. This will be followed by the usual WCC Monthly meeting at 7pm. As a one off the location for these meetings is the Sebastian Coe Suite, Holiday Inn Hotel Rotherham, S60 2XL
Unfortunately the combination of availability of Councillors and the clash of it being an election day, means that we have had to make use of a different location.
If you can't... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 28 Apr 2022 19:07 by Rachel Graham
In response to the lack of placements for Waverley Children at the WJA, the MP Alexander Stafford has initiated a petition. More information can be found here Waverley School Places Petition | Alexander Stafford
Posted: Thu, 28 Apr 2022 15:30 by Rachel Graham
For those residents who are interested in the planning application which proposes a change from two, 2 form schools to one three form school. There would be a possible 1 form school subject to the trigger point being over 3400 homes for the additional 1 form school. The planning reference number is RB2021/1700 - planning.rotherham.gov.uk/fastweblive/detail.asp?AltRef=RB2021/1700&
No decision has... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 26 Apr 2022 16:07 by Rachel Graham
The WCC approached RMBC regarding the school placement situation for Waverley children at the Waverley Junior Academy. The response provided on Friday is below. Additionally, the WCC will be discussing this matter at the May meeting.
"The Council works hard, with the support of local schools, developers, and health services, to ensure places are keeping pace with predicted demand in line with birth... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 25 Apr 2022 13:30 by Rachel Graham