The objectives of the Kelham Island and Neepsend Neighbourhood Forum (KINNF) are:
to promote or improve the social, economic and environmental well-being of the Kelham Island and Neepsend Neighbourhood Area;
to prepare, implement, and monitor a Neighbourhood Plan for the KINNF Neighbourhood Area;
to encourage the goodwill and involvement of the wider community in the preparation, production and implementation of a Neighbourhood Plan;
to engage as fully as possible with all community groups within the KINNF area.
For details about the KINNF organisational structure, you can download a .pdf copy of our constitution here:
The Kelham Island and Neepsend Neighbourhood Area is roughly defined as being between the area between Penistone Road (inner city ring road) and the train line and along the River Don and Neepsend Lane to include the Gardeners Rest, Cutlery Works and Church.
The goit - Kelham Island
River Don - Ball Street Bridge
Our Steering Group Officers
Kelham Island and Neepsend Neighbourhood Forum is administered by a Steering Group of up to 12 members, elected annually at the Annual General Meeting.
The current steering group officers are:
Chair: Andy Cook firstname.lastname@example.org
Deputy Chair: Chris McKinney email@example.com
Secretary: Rob McMenemy firstname.lastname@example.org
Treasurer: Amy Lockwood
Housing Working Group Lead: Chris McKinney email@example.com
Transport Working Group Lead: Anders Hanson firstname.lastname@example.org
Green Working Group Lead: Craig Wolstenholme email@example.com
Heritage / Arts / Culture Working Group Lead: Rob McMenemy firstname.lastname@example.org & Brooke Shipley email@example.com
Business Working Group Lead: Liam Bardell firstname.lastname@example.org
Steering Group Member without portfolio: Matt Pinder email@example.com
Ex-officio Member: Ben McGarry representing KINCA firstname.lastname@example.org
Anyone who lives or works in the Kelham Island and Neepsend area is invited to become a member and to get involved in creating our Neighbourhood Plan. The membership of KINNF is a growing group of diverse individuals, representing people from all parts of our area.
If you live or work in the Kelham Island and Neepsend area and want to become a member of the Neighbourhood Forum you can email us on email@example.com