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School posters highlight dog fouling problem

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Berneslai Homes have been working with local school High View Primary in Wombwell and  dance and drama company Qdos, to highlight the issue of dog fouling in the area. The problem was identified at a recent “Your Community, Your Say” meeting. Qdos worked with the children and talked to them about the dangers of dog… Read more »


Berneslai Homes in top 100 of best employers

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Berneslai Homes have made the Sunday Times Top 100 Not for Profit Best Companies to work for in the UK, for the fourth year running. The results were announced at a ceremony in London where it was revealed that Berneslai Homes came in at 78 on the list. The rankings are determined directly from employees… Read more »


Barnsley companies have designs on a winning theme

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Two Barnsley companies have collaborated on theme park installations for parks as far apart as Alton Towers and Legoland in Chicago. Themesparx, which is based at Dodworth, has been working with Laserweb of Carlton to create bespoke installations which need intricate designs cutting out. Themesparx supplies sets, sculptures, moving characters and special effects for theme… Read more »


Garden shed duo tuning up for success

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Twin brothers from Barnsley, who started their business in a garden shed, are moving up a gear after relocating their specialist automotive business into purpose-built, self-designed premises. Darkside Developments, based at Park Springs, Grimethorpe, specialise in tuning diesel engines for Audi, Volkswagen, Seat and Skoda vehicles. The company also offer a wide range of bespoke… Read more »



Capital B Media appoint new account manager

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Mary Ferguson has joined South Yorkshire media training and PR consultancy Capital B Media as account manager. Mary (31)  has been appointed following a move to Millhouse Green from Cheshire, where she managed the PR and communications for a hospice charity. She has ten years of experience spanning the private and third sector, having previously… Read more »


Shopping centre’s environmental scheme reaps rich rewards

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A local shopping centre has revealed the figures from its latest environmental scheme to reduce its carbon footprint, improve safety and enhance the shopping experience. Over the 12-month period between December 2014 and December 2015 a significant amount of changes have been taking place at The Alhambra Shopping Centre in Barnsley. Some of these enhancements… Read more »


Berneslai Homes celebrates the ‘Best of Barnsley

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A celebration event was held last week to present the winners of the ‘Best of Barnsley, You Made a Difference’ Awards. The awards acknowledge the outstanding contribution that colleagues or teams make to Barnsley Council’s Property Repairs and Improvement Partnership (PRIP) in carrying out their day to day work. The PRIP Partnership undertakes repairs and… Read more »


MP demands bus passengers aren’t left high and dry after shock collapse of Tates Travel

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Following the news that Tates Travel ceased to provide bus services yesterday, Barnsley East MP Michael Dugher has demanded that the South Yorkshire Passenger Transport Executive (SYPTE) step in and ensure passengers aren’t left high and dry. Tates Travel made the shock announcement on Monday (February 8th) that it would cease trading and that all of its… Read more »