Vacancy for Councillor
Due to the resignation of Steve Webber there now exists a vacancy for a Councillor on the Penistone Town Council. The vacancy will be filled by election if within 14 days of this notice (issued on Tuesday 26th July 2016) any ten electors from the parish submit a written request for an election. If no such request is made the Town Council will fill the vacancy by co-option.
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General Office Opening Times
Please note that the General Office opening hours are 9.00 am to 1.00 pm.
Penistone Town Council – Neighbourhood Development Plan
In June 2015 the Parish of Penistone was successfully designated as a ‘Neighbourhood Area’ following a request by Penistone Town Council. Following that designation, the Town Council then voted unanimously to proceed with a Neighbourhood Development Plan (NDP). An overviewcan be found on the Council News page. The new website can be seen here: www.penistone-ndp.co.uk
Do you have any photos of Penistone and the region you'd like to share?
We'd like to feature a new picture of the Penistone area every month in the space above - if you'd like to contribute then write to us on the contact page and we'll send details of where to send them.
PUBLIC TOILETS - refurbishment
The toilets in the town centre (facing the church) are currently being refurbished. In the meantime, you may use the toilets in the Community Centre on Church Street or Tesco.
The Penistone Community Led Parish Plan 2013
Penistone Town Council Development and Regeneration Committee has been finding out what you like and dislike about our community, and what you want to see happen in our parish. You can read more about this on the Community Led Parish Plan page and also download a copy of the full 52-page document.
Neville Roebuck Archive Room
Penistone Archives are available for viewing in Room B in the Community Centre, every Thursday from 10.00am to 1.00pm or by appointment.
Northern Powergrid Electricity works
Essential improvements to the electricity supply are still being carried out. The work is now expected to be finished between May and October 2016. More information can be found at a dedicated website set up by Northern Powergrid, www.penistoneupdates.com.
Penistone Town Council serves the following areas:
Penistone|Springvale & Cubley|Thurlstone & Millhouse Green|Hoylandswaine