Launch of new volunteer scheme in Penistone

Individuals and groups of volunteers in Penistone will be able to take part in new environmental improvement schemes from flower bed planting to vegetation clearance, wildlife habitat improvements to repairing/replacing bridges, stiles and gates. The activities link into Penistone Area Council’s new Clean and Green contract, a new volunteer scheme which is being launched to [...]

By |2015-10-23T18:13:07+00:00October 23rd, 2015|Categories: What's On|Tags: , |0 Comments

Volunteer at Springvale Community Gardens – Penistone’s Worst Kept Secret !!

Springvale Community Garden is now a registered charity. They will continue to be a not-for-profit organisation, run entirely by volunteers. It’s easy to get involved, and you don’t need to be a good gardener. Everyone, young and old, is welcome. You might be interested in conservation or just want to get out, meet people and [...]

Trans Pennine Trail conservation volunteers work day (Penistone – Dunford Bridge)

 Wednesday 4th March  9.30am - 4.30pm Immediately east of Hazlehead Bridge.  The meeting point is on the Trail, at Hazlehead Bridge Station. They've done quite a bit of work, on and off, at this site. Wild flowers have now begun to appear, including Russian Comfrey, and they're looking after the area to try and encourage [...]

By |2015-03-03T10:57:58+00:00March 3rd, 2015|Categories: What's On|Tags: , |0 Comments

Woodhead Mountain Rescue – 40 Years as a Volunteer

On Steve Webber's show on 16th December between 8.00 - 9.00pm Steve chatted with Ken Sloan - a Woodhead Mountain Rescue Team volunteer who has completed over 40 years of service with WMRT ! What has he seen in that time ? What adventures has he experienced and how many lives have been saved ? Watch out for the [...]

By |2014-12-17T16:05:14+00:00December 16th, 2014|Categories: Penistone FM News|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

Join the Volunteer Residents!

Join 700 residents who’ve already given up their spare time to help put the love into where they live. Volunteers of all ages, from 2 to 92, have been busy transforming their local environment as part of the “Love Where You Live” campaign. The volunteers have given over 1800 hours of their time doing this. [...]

By |2014-10-13T14:43:18+00:00October 13th, 2014|Categories: Love Where You Live|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments