Pogmoor Area Residents Association donates £300 to Barnsley Hospice

18 04 2011

On behalf of Pogmoor Area Residents Association Margaret Richardson and Barry Lowe presented £302 to Sue Miller at Barnsley Hospice which remained after the recent meeting at Barnsley Hospital Club when the only expense incurred was £25 for the room hire.  The acting committee would like to thank all who participated for their generosity,


Regards P.A.R.A


Statement regarding planning application 2010/1452

8 04 2011


Planning application 2010/1452 for the erection of a 20 pitch gypsy and traveller site on West Road was withdrawn on Thursday 7/4/11.

The residents who co-ordinated and monitored the opposition to the application wish to thank everyonein the Pogmoor area for their support. Also the businesses that provided a communication link during this period.

Donations made to a possible fighting fund raised£326.59. The only expense was £25.00 for the hire ofthe Hospital Social Club.  This leaves £301.59 to be donated to Barnsley Hospice.

The surprise response, determination and interest has shown that there is a need in Pogmoor for a Residents’ Association. Once further information has been obtained regarding the formation details, residents will be notified immediately via emails, notices etc.

The pogmoorara@gmail.com link will also be kept open.

Thank You