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2018-06-21 Great Sankey

Traffic Calming Hedges on Lingley Green

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Great Sankey Summer Playscheme

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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.

Traffic Calming Hedges on Lingley Green

June 27th, 2018 / Lynne Brereton / 0 comments

The planting that took place on Lingley Green in spring of last year is now starting to establish and is helping to reduce traffic speed along Lingley Road. The Parish Council undertook a public consultation in 2016 as a direct result of local residents concerns about speeding traffic along Lingley Road and the amount of […]

Great Sankey Summer Playscheme at Whittle Hall Community Centre

June 26th, 2018 / Lynne Brereton / 0 comments

Great Sankey Parish Council is funding a subsidised summer playscheme at Whittle Hall Community Centre. This year the Parish Council have teamed up with Little Superstars to provide a two-week summer playscheme for children of 4 up to 12 years of age. The sessions will run from 9.30am to 12.30pm and the cost to parents/carers […]

Great Sankey Summer Fun Day was a huge success!

June 21st, 2018 / Lynne Brereton / 0 comments

Great Sankey Summer Fun Day on Saturday 16th June at Tim Parry Recreation Ground was a huge success. Lynne Brereton Deputy Clerk at Great Sankey Parish Council explained Great Sankey Summer Fun Day was once again a big hit, there was a fantastic turn out. We had amazing performances on the outdoor festival stage, brilliantly […]

Lime Street Line Closed for eight weeks – update for Warrington Commuters

June 1st, 2018 / Lynne Brereton / 0 comments

Liverpool Lime Street station closes from Saturday for two months as part of a £340m railway investment in the Liverpool City Region. Warrington commuters will be hit as there will be no through services to Liverpool until the end of July. The trains from Norwich and from Manchester Airport will turn round at Liverpool South […]

Sankey Seniors get into the Royal Wedding Spirit

May 22nd, 2018 / Lynne Brereton / 0 comments

Members of Sankey Seniors joined in with the Royal Wedding celebrations by having their own wedding themed afternoon tea. The group enjoyed looking at wedding photographs from various decades and on display was a beautiful 1936 wedding gown. Sankey Seniors meet every other Friday at Hood Manor Community Centre, off Dorchester Road from 2pm to […]



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 […]