Author: Rachel Graham
As people have moved away from lock-down and returned to work, there has been a change in travel patterns for the school run. More parents have been dropping-off children at the school in cars as part of their journey to work.
Since the October 2021 Monthly Meeting the WCC has been trying to re-engage with Rotherham Council about the impact of the school run on children's safety and congestion on the... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 23 Feb 2022 14:49 by Rachel Graham
Harworth have been trying to hold a few photoshoots across the Waverley area this month. The ever-changing weather has spoilt their plans.
They are now looking to you to submit photos of yourselves and family enjoying the Waverley scene. It might include walking around the area with your new furry friends, first day at school, playing in the green spaces, enjoying your homes or gardens. Ideally, all... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 16 Feb 2022 12:20 by Rachel Graham
The WCC and Harworth met with the Borough Councillors Amy Brookes and Firas Miro, along with RMBC representatives this evening for another walk around Waverley to talk about the developments in the area since summer. The conversation ranged from Olive Lane, Waverley Park to terra-cycling.
Posted: Mon, 07 Feb 2022 19:41 by Rachel Graham
The Waverley Community Council is being given a space in the Olive Lane development. In 2011 when the Master Plan was agreed, part of the agreement included a community centre. It is part of planning application RB2021/0777, and referenced as Unit 2, on the ground floor of Block E and will be 162m2. It will be a space for the community to come together as well as the offices of the Community Council... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 07 Feb 2022 14:03 by Rachel Graham
Over the last week there appears to be more incidents than usual appearing on the community Facebook page. Drivers causing damage, dangerous driving around the closed roads onto pavements, teens stealing scooters and appearing on residential CCTV after midnight on their property, teens also banging and kicking front doors etc.
Please do report it to the police and not social media. If the matter is... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 31 Jan 2022 12:15 by Rachel Graham
We are helping Harworth look for three families for a photo shoot. The photographers are looking at pencilling in this shoot for February/ March, and it shouldn't take more than a couple of hours per shoot. They will be directing the families on the day to get the right photos. They are also looking for diversity amongst the images where possible such as age and ethnicity. Ideally the model families... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 25 Jan 2022 16:38 by Rachel Graham
The WCC meet with Harworth and the Landtrust every other month to discuss progress on different aspects of the Waverley development. Below is a summary of last week's meeting.
Bus routes and road works in Waverley - Harworth have been liaising with the bus operators. It is their understanding that the buses will be using Highfield Spring, by-passing Lescar Road (for Olive Lane ground works), and Highfield... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 24 Jan 2022 13:40 by Rachel Graham
Harworth have informed the WCC that works to Highfield Lane will commence next week, c 26 January. The main works will be on the southern half of Highfield Lane between the Highfield Spring roundabout and the Lescar Road junction. It is expected to last about 14 weeks and finish before the end of April.
There are 4 main areas of work for which road closures and diversions will be required, and are as... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 17 Jan 2022 12:44 by Rachel Graham
Many thanks to all of the people who turned out for the Waverley Community Council litter pick today. We had about 20 people come and litter pick in the frosty conditions. We collected about 25 bags of rubbish, got to know each other and talk about more litter picks. It was a great effort and the Councillors really appreciated you taking part because it made a difference to the area we all live and... Read More »
Posted: Sat, 15 Jan 2022 13:51 by Rachel Graham
Waverley Community Council is hosting a litter pick on Saturday 15 January 2022.
Please come and join in. We'll be meeting 10:30am at the Wintergreen car park, and equipment will be supplied.
If you are interested, please email the Clerk (email@example.com) - before Friday 7 January – to ensure there is enough equipment.
Posted: Mon, 20 Dec 2021 13:15 by Rachel Graham