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Please come along and join us to celebrate Armed Forces Day - Monday 19 June 2017 @ 10.15 click here for more details

 

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 Notice of Audit and right to inspect the Annual Return for the year ended 31 March 2017 - click here

Annual Return for Year Ending 31 March 2017 - click here

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Newsletter - 2017 - please click here to see our latest newsletter. 

UPCOMING EVENTS - click here for more details  

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 GARDEN SCHEME

FOR THOSE AGED 65+ AND INFIRM 

The scheme is open to residents of Hemsworth, Fitzwilliam and Kinsley - see attached for furrher details.

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Please note:

Hemsworth Market takes place every Friday in the Precinct area, Hemsworth - see Market section for more details. 

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Media Policy - adopted May 2017 - please click here

Council's procedure for handling requests made under the Freedom of Information Act 2000 and the Data Protection Act 1998 - click here

Fixed Asset Register 2016/17 - please click here __________________ Freedom of Information Act 2000, Decision Notice - 11 March 2014, Complaint not upheld  - see attached 


Localism Act 2011 - Adoption of New Codes of Conduct - Notice is hereby given that Hemsworth Town Council adopted a new code of conduct on 26th June 2012 to meet the requirements of the Localism Act 2011 which came into force on 1st July 2012. The code deals with the conduct that is expected of members and co-opted members of the council when they are acting in their capacity. The code also makes provision for the registration and disclosure of interests as provided in the Act.Please Click here to see a copy of the completed disclosure forms A-M & click here to see N-Z.

Click here to see a copy of the completed disclosure form - co-option

A copy of the Code is included in the Town Council’s Standing Orders.


ANNUAL REPORT & COUNCIL PLAN - Please click here.

 CONSULTATION STRATEGY - Please click here

 

 

 

 

 

                 Hemsworth Market                                         

 
 
Following a successful launch of the Market on Saturday 26 March 2016, which is now held in the Precinct area in Hemsworth, the Town Council would like to hear from new or existing traders to look to trade at the market which is held every Friday from 8.30 a.m. to 3.00 p.m.

If you are interested in trading at the Hemsworth Market on a casual or permanent basis, please email clerk@hemsworthcouncil.co.uk or phone 01977 617617.

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Hemsworth Market current opening times 

8.30am till 3.00pm Fridays.

Cost for stalls are £7.40 (1st stall), £3.70 (2nd stall) and £1.00 each subsequent stall.
The market only closes on Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year’s Day.
 

How to become a market trader

Casual traders

The following rules explain how to become a casual trader at Hemsworth Market:
'Permanent' (licensed) traders have till 9am to occupy their stalls.  'Casual trader stalls' are then let on between 9am and 10am. 

Casual traders must report to the Community Centre on the day they intend to stand (8.30 a.m. to 9.00 a.m.). A short registration form needs fulfilling prior to standing.
Vacant stalls, if any, are allocated at about 9.00 to 9.30 am, based on list position and goods sold. 

Apply for a stall

If you are interested in applying for a stall, all traders are required to complete and return the following documents:

General Application form, download here

Saturday Market Application form, download here

Complete and sign the application form.

Public Liability Insurance

All regular traders should possess public liability insurance cover for a minimum of £5M and produce proof of this upon attendance at the market.
(Membership of the National Market Traders' Federation and CMTIA is acceptable in this respect).
Please enclose a copy of your insurance certificate with your completed application.
It is also recommended that anyone selling second hand goods (Saturday Market only) should have public liability insurance.
N.B. No cover for insurance purposes is provided under the Town Council’s insurance.
Trader Agreement 
Read and complete the attached trader agreement. Failure to comply with the conditions of the agreement may result in you forfeiting your right to trade on Hemsworth markets.

Terms and conditions form, download here

Read and ensure that you can comply with all the terms and conditions.
N.B.    Site rules prohibit the sale of weapons, knives, air guns, alcohol, cigarettes and counterfeit goods.
Anyone found attempting to sell these goods will be reported to The Trading Standards Office direct on (01904) 551545.


Traders selling food

All traders selling food are required to be registered with their Local Authority’s Environmental Health Department. Please include evidence of your registration with your application form.

 


 

 

 

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