Remembrance Day 2020

Due to the pandemic our usual Remembrance Service had to be limited to only key figures unfortunately. We wanted to share how we marked the day with you all, and here are some photographs from the service.
Lest we forget.
Chairman John Housley and Vice Chair John Brownrigg with Vicar Rick Stordy

Chairman John Housley and Vice Chair John Brownrigg with Vicar Rick Stordy

Chairman John Housley laying the wreath of Poppies

Chairman John Housley laying the wreath of Poppies

Vice Chair John Brownrigg laying the wreath of poppies

Vice Chair John Brownrigg laying the wreath of poppies

Royal British Legion member laying a cross for remembrance.

Anthony Roebuck from the Royal British Legion laying a cross for remembrance.

 

 

 

Cheer For Hero’s

Cheer For Hero’s
 
Join with us, on Sunday 8th November your own street, for the Cheer for Heroes at 11am that day. Due to the Pandemic we cannot mark Remembrance day as we normally would unfortunately.
So rather like the Clap for Carers earlier in the year, simply come out onto your doorstep or street with your neighbours, and…
1. Listen for the Last Post, sounded from Chapeltown Park
2. Keep 1 minute’s silence, then
3. Cheer three times, (‘hip hip, hurray’) or make a loud noise, to give thanks for our heroes.

Sheffield City Council launch Community Covid-19 Response Fund

SCC have launched the Community Covid-19 Response Fund. This short-term funding is designed to support the Voluntary and Community Sector in their work preventing the spread of Covid-19, testing and outbreak management and supporting people to isolate. If you are involved in any aspect of this kind of work take a look at this. Funding available from £500 – £5000.
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***Community Fund Grants***

***Community Fund Grants***

If your organisation works with council tenants, or in and around Sheffield council housing estates, you could apply for a grant to get your Covid-secure project off the ground.
Email: communityfund@sheffield.gov.uk for an application form and return it by 30 October 2020.

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Community Hub – SYP Information

After taking part in a Community Hub yesterday via zoom, we talked about anti-social behaviour with one of our local PCSO’s. One of the main problems highlighted was the use of off road bikes in an anti-soical manner.
There is now a dedicated facebook page for reporting issues with off road bikes which can be found here:
South Yorksire Police also have a dedicated website where you can report non-urgent crimes.
Alternatively for non-urgent police enquiries you can call 101 or in an emergency always call 999.
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Sheffield Plan 2020 – Update

***Sheffield Plan 2020 Update***
Our Parish Council has arranged for copies of the Sheffield Plan and supporting evidence to be made available to view by appointment at the following locations:
Ecclesfield Parish Council Office – by appointment only, between (9am – 12pm) Call 0114 2845095 or email admin@ecclesfield-pc.gov.uk to make an appointment.
Grenoside Reading Room – by appoinment only, please contact Cllr Alan Hooper 07505 031967 or email cllr.alanhooper@ecclefield-pc.gov.uk to make an appointment.
Ecclesfield Library – by appointment only, form 12pm, contact Cllr Vic Bowden 07884 007581 or email cllr.victoriabowden@ecclefield-pc.gov.uk to make an appointment.
The Sheffield plan details how and where developments will take place until 2038. To view the full information please visit:

Keep Our Parish Tidy

As we approach the Great British September clean, why not get involved. We have regular litter picks in our Parish area and volunteers are always welcome.
 
Chapeltown Litter Pickers are meeting at 10am outside Chapeltown library this Saturday 12th. All equipment is provided and there are lots of friendly faces if it’s your first time. Just pop down at 10am and you can even bring your kids!
 
Let’s help keep our Community clean.