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  • The monthly meeting of the WCC will take place 7pm on Wednesday 1 February in the Brearley Room at the AMP.

Author: Rachel Graham

Resurfacing works on Waverley Walk and Cherry Wood Way

Resurfacing works on Waverley Walk and Cherry Wood Way

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

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WCC Annual and monthly meeting

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

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MP 's Waverley Junior School Petition launched

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

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change of entry forms for school - July 2021 planning application

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

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WJA and RMBC

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

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Redshale path rubbish

Last week the WCC have received confirmation from Harworth that the permissive Red Shale path alongside the River Rother in Waverley is now open.

The WCC is now aware that this re-opened route is less than picturesque with builders rubbish. Harworth have alerted Avant and VHE to clear the developer waste from this section of path, including the drainage channels down to the lake.

Posted: Tue, 19 Apr 2022 15:23 by Rachel Graham

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Red Shale path - now open

The WCC have received confirmation from Harworth that the permissive Red Shale path alongside the River Rother in Waverley is now open.

Harworth said that are likely make some temporary closures to the path through the year for any potential snagging and also to implement the detailed landscaping in the appropriate season. When the WCC is notified of this, it will be passed it on.

Posted: Tue, 12 Apr 2022 18:33 by Rachel Graham

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Annual Residents meeting 20 April

A reminder that the Annual Residents meeting will be hosted by the Waverley Community Council on Wednesday 20 April from 6-8pm in the Bessemer room at the AMP.

This year we will focus on the Community Centre, sharing with residents the survey results and the initial plans for the space.

Everyone is welcome to attend.

Posted: Mon, 11 Apr 2022 15:36 by Rachel Graham

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Litter pick two - the picture

Litter pick two - the picture

A smaller turnout than we'd hoped for with the second community litter pick this weekend. It did give the Councillors a chance to talk to residents on a one-to-one basis in the sunshine. In addition, we also collected seven bags of rubbish!

Posted: Mon, 11 Apr 2022 15:10 by Rachel Graham

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Medical Centre planning application approved

As of 29 March the conditional planning application for the Medical Centre has been approved

The Decision Notice can be found here - https://rotherham.planportal.co.uk/view.aspx?id=RB2021/1710&docid=5110132

Posted: Tue, 05 Apr 2022 15:46 by Rachel Graham

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