Town and Kingstone SNT Site

Area Description

This area contains the town centre, with its businesses and shops, alongside residential areas. Barnsley has a busy town centre with many shops and a popular market. The SNT includes the residential areas of Oakwell, Monk Bretton, Kingstone and Park Grove.

Find out what your local policing priorities are here.

Affected location: Measbrough Dyke area.
Affected location: Town Centre - 'Legal highs'- Issues relating to the taking of these substances in the Mandella Gardens area of Barnsley Town Centre.Resultant anti social behaviour, reports of drug dealing. Police/Ambulance attending to numerous reports of persons under the influence. Street Drinking - Reports of individuals drinking the town centre, in particular the Peel Street / Peel Parade / Peel Square areas. Begging - Reports of instances of begging taking place in the precinct/ Doncaster Road areas.
Affected location: Racecommon Road


Police are appealing for witnesses to an armed robbery in Hexthorpe, Doncaster, which happened this morning (Wednesday, 16 April).At around 9.10am, a man walked into a pharmacy in Hexthorpe Road and threatened two female staff members with a syringe and a knife.
South Yorkshire Police are appealing to the public to help identify a man who may hold vital information that could assist with an investigation into a number of alleged fraudulent transactions across three counties.
Police are appealing for witnesses to a robbery in Doncaster town centre, which is reported to have occurred in the early hours of Sunday, 13 April.
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Learn more about who is in your SNT and what their responsibilities are here.

Meet the team

The Town and Kingstone Monthly Community Meeting is held on the last Thursday each month at 7pm i

Date: Thu 24 April 2014
Location: Barnsley Town Hall

Town & Kingstone Newsletter


January 2014

Dear Resident,

Welcome to the January 2014 issue of the  monthly newsletter for residents of the Council Wards - Town Centre, Kingstone, and Worsbrough.

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