Category Archives: Planning

Objection to gyratory proposals at Penny Pie Park

Barnsley Civic Trust has made a formal objection to the current proposals to construct a traffic gyratory system at the junction of Broadway, Dodworth Road and Pogmoor Road. The planning application would see much of Penny Pie Park lost and … Continue reading

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Comments on bridge replacing jumble lane railway crossing

A decision on the planning application for the new ‘iconic’ foot bridge to replace the town centre railway crossing was made on Wednesday 24 October.   Jumble Lane crossing is due to be closed by Network Rail in March 2019 … Continue reading

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‘Light Lines’ Somme artwork to be on permanent display

Great news that Light Lines – the artwork that commemorates the 300 Barnsley soldiers who fell on the first day of The Battle of The Somme – will have a permanent home in Churchfields Peace Gardens opposite St Mary’s Church. … Continue reading

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Barnsley Civic Trust makes a point of commenting on relevant local planning applications and responds to consultations on local policies and issues. To find out about Barnsley Civic Trust’s work on planning issues, see our Planning Page or for news on … Continue reading

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