Help for ex-armed forces personnel in Dearne

Project leaders for the new accommodation for ex-armed forces personell in Thurnscoe.
Project leaders for the new accommodation for ex-armed forces personell in Thurnscoe.

A new residential unit for ex-armed forces personnel has been opened in Thurnscoe.

Berneslai Homes, which manages properties for Barnsley Council, teamed up with Regular Forces Employment Association and Help 4 Homeless Veterans to provide three accommodation units in the village, specifically for people who served in the military.

Bob Cartwright, lettings manager for Berneslai Homes, said: “We are delighted to work with these two charities to provide this accommodation.” Project leaders are pictured above.