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2018-07-26 Great Sankey

Work on the multi-sports area at Tim Parry Recreation Ground will commence on Thursday 18th October 2018.

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2018-11-20 Tim Parry

Lifesaving Defibrillator installed at Tim Parry Community Centre

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Keep up to date on the latest news from Great Sankey Parish Council. Find out what is happening in your local community and what’s on at Whittle Hall, Hood Manor, Hood Lane, Tim Parry and Bewsey Barn Community Centre.

Lifesaving Defibrillator installed at Tim Parry Community Centre

November 20th, 2018 / Lynne Brereton / 0 comments

A defibrillator has been installed outside Tim Parry Community Centre, off Wroxham Road to give members of the public access to the potentially life-saving device. The wall-mounted defibrillator was purchased by Great Sankey Parish Council and can be used by members of the public at any time to aid someone in cardiac arrest. After phoning […]

Great Sankey Parish Council install three silent silhouettes to honour war sacrifice

November 7th, 2018 / Lynne Brereton / 0 comments

To mark the centenary of the end of the first world war Great Sankey Parish Council have placed three life-sized ‘silhouettes’ around Great Sankey The silent silhouettes commemorate the 1.1 million British and Empire Service men and women who died during the war. One has been placed on Lingley Green, one on Sankey Way Roundabout […]

Omega Development HGV Parking Problem

November 2nd, 2018 / Lynne Brereton / 0 comments

Chapelford and Old Hall Borough Councillors recently attended a meeting with officers from Warrington Borough Council, the police, local residents and representatives from Omega Warrington Limited to discuss the issue of heavy goods vehicles parking on public roads in the area overnight. This is an issue with vehicles parking up whilst waiting access to warehouses […]

Sankey Seniors Social Club Needs Volunteers

November 2nd, 2018 / Lynne Brereton / 0 comments

An over 50’s socialising club in Hood Manor Great Sankey are looking for volunteers to help run their group. Sankey Seniors are an over 50’s socialising club, who meet fortnightly on Fridays from 2pm to 4pm at Hood Manor Community Centre off Dorchester Road. It was established in February 2013 with the support of Great […]

Tim Parry Recreation Ground multi-sports facility upgrade

October 12th, 2018 / Lynne Brereton / 0 comments

Work on the multi-sports area at Tim Parry Recreation Ground will commence on Thursday 18th October 2018. Phase one of the £55k upgrade will include the installation of two new enclosed goals with rebound fencing, a new pathway linking the current pedestrian path to the multi-sports area and the installation of three new benches. Phase […]



Community News

Open day at Jack & Jill Preschool

September 25th, 2017 / Lynne Brereton / 0 comments

All parents/carers are warmly invited to pop along to Bewsey Barn Community Centre in Old Hall on Friday 13th October from 9.30am to 11.30am and 1pm to 2.30pm. To have a look round and meet the Jack & Jill Preschool team. Places are available for children aged 2 and upwards for up to 30 hours […]

The Great Sankey Travelling Fun Day

September 19th, 2017 / Lynne Brereton / 0 comments

The hugely popular Great Sankey Summer Fun Day is set to travel next year and will be bringing a carnival full of entertainment to Sankey residents on Saturday 16 June 2018 at Tim Parry Recreation Ground. For the past three years the free family fun day has been held at Sankey Valley St James School, […]

Sneak Peek: Work is well underway at Tim Parry Community Centre as part of £300k refurbishment.

September 13th, 2017 / Lynne Brereton / 0 comments

For the last eight weeks, Great Sankey Parish Council has been working on the major refurbishment of Tim Parry Community Centre. Today we popped down to the Centre to get a sneak peek of some of the work that has already been completed. Peter Watson, Chairman of Great Sankey Parish Council said “It has been […]

Great Sankey Summer Fun Day Was A Huge Success!

September 12th, 2017 / Lynne Brereton / 1 comment

Great Sankey Parish Council’s third Summer Fun Day was a great success with families flocking to Sankey Valley St James Primary School for free fun and games. Live entertainment was provided by ViBe Dance, Sarah Smith Zumba, Ultimate Party People, Chapelford Primary School Choir, The Park Road Trio, Sankey Valley St James School Choir and […]

Council News

Great Sankey Parish Council monthly meeting: highlights from February 2018 meeting

March 23rd, 2018 / Lynne Brereton / 0 comments

The meeting took place at Tim Parry Community Centre on 14th February 2018. Cheshire Police advised that the draft SLA for additional PCSO support has been completed and will be with the Parish Council shortly for further discussion. It was proposed and agreed that the Chair, Vice-chair and Clerk meet with the Police and report […]

Fowl Mess! Goose Poo Clean-up of Whittle Hall

November 29th, 2017 / Lynne Brereton / 0 comments

Great Sankey North Ward Cllr Jan Hart has been successful in sourcing funding to arrange a weekly street cleanse of the paths surrounding the large duck pond in Whittle Hall. Funding is being provided by Great Sankey Parish Council, WBC and the Land Trust to try and tackle the large number of droppings being left by the […]

Great Sankey Parish Council monthly meeting: highlights from September 2017 meeting

October 18th, 2017 / Lynne Brereton / 0 comments

The meeting took place at Chapelford Primary School’s meeting room on 13th September 2107. There were several residents in attendance at the meeting to ask the Council for an update on Parsonage Way field. Peter Watson, the Chairman confirmed that the Council is currently obtaining advice and costings from Warrington Borough Council for the drainage, […]

The Greening of Great Sankey – an update on Parsonage Way

September 13th, 2017 / Lynne Brereton / 2 comments

Great Sankey Parish Council are committed to making our green spaces more beautiful, sustainable and inspiring places to be. During the year, Warrington Borough Council have transferred the lease on the field at Parsonage Way to the Parish Council. We are presently in the early stages of working with Warrington Borough Council to come up […]

Are you enjoying the summer display of flowers?

September 12th, 2017 / Lynne Brereton / 0 comments

Residents are enjoying the summer floral display in the barrier baskets at St Mary’s Church crossroads junction. Back in 2014 Great Sankey Parish Council installed 10 flower boxes at St. Mary’s cross roads which supply an all year round welcome splash of colour for passers by. The winter bedding plants and spring bulbs have been replaced […]