Sherburn-in-Elmet

A Historic Yorkshire Village

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Find out the latest news and updates happening in Sherburn in Elmet below. From local community matters and news stories to articles and journalist reports, everything you need to know about the growing village of Sherburn in Elmet can be found here, all in one handy place. Our news stories are factual and completely unbiased. If you have some news you’d like us to cover, just email us and let us know via our contact page.

Athelstan Primary School Summer Fair

Friday 22nd June 2018

The Athelstan Parents’ and Supporters’ association invites you to join them at their annual summer fair, which is to be held on Friday 22nd June at Athelstan Primary School. There will be a range of amazing stalls both outside and in the main hall. Stalls will include face painting, games, a cafe, ice creams, crafts, […]

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Athelstan Primary School Summer Fair

South Milford Annual Bonfire CANCELLED

13th June, 2018

This year’s South Milford Bonfire will not go ahead, the Bonfire committee have issued this statement: IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT: It is with great sadness that we have to annouce that the bonfire will not go ahead in 2018. We have come to this decision reluctantly as a result of a number of issues, including a review […]

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C&G Starkey butchers voted ‘Best Pork Pie’.

13th June, 2018

The team at local family butchers C&G Starkey are celebrating having won the Aire Valley UK Harley Owners Group for the second year running. C&G Starkey Family butchers, situated on 8 Wolsey Parade, were established in 1981 and currently have three generations of Starkey work within the firm. All Starkey’s wide range of products are […]

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C&G Starkey butchers voted ‘Best Pork Pie’.

South Milford Primary School Summer Fair

11th June, 2018

South Milford Community Primary School’s annual summer fair is to be held on Saturday 14th July. There will be a range of children’s dance & singing performances alongside lovely stalls, games, bouncy castle, BBQ & ice cream parlour and more! 12noon while 4pm!

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South Milford Primary School Summer Fair

Sherburn Community Volunteer Awards

7th June, 2018

It was a brilliant night last night at the Sherburn Community Volunteer Awards, with many of Sherburn’s residents and volunteers coming to The Swan to support this brilliant award ceremony. The awards were introduced to help recognise volunteers from many great organisations in Sherburn in Elmet, some of whom have been volunteering for over 50 years. There […]

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Sherburn Community Volunteer Awards

Motivation & Co Turns 20 Years Old

6th June, 2018

Local care company, Motivation & Co Ltd have been celebrating this week as their company reaches its 20th anniversary. Motivation & Co, based in Church Fenton provides motivational therapists for the care sector. They have had an amazing 2 decades and have now become one of the UK’s fastest growing businesses within their sector. Zoe Everett, […]

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Motivation & Co Turns 20 Years Old

Elmet Lions Health Day

31st May, 2018

The Elmet Lions invite you to join them for their Health Day event on Saturday the 16th June from 10am until 2pm at the Sherburn Methodist Church. There will be a wide range of health, fitness and well-being specialists Have a free health check Fitness Check Learn about healthy eating Gain exercise information, guidance and tips Learn […]

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Elmet Lions Health Day

South Milford Duck Race

30th May, 2018

The 3rd annual South Milford Duck Race was held over the late May Bank holiday, on Sunday 27th at the Swan Hotel in South Milford. As always the event was filled with people watching and getting involved in the race and other activities, all of which were held to raise money for Alzheimer’s Charity and care. […]

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South Milford Duck Race

Job Vacancy at Parish Council

17th May, 2018

A vacancy has arisen for the post of Clerk to the Council. The Sherburn in Elmet Parish Council is an accountable Council that serves a large, vibrant and growing Parish which now seeks a proactive, forward-thinking, motivated and capable person to take on the post of Clerk to the council The post is a part-time, […]

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Job Vacancy at Parish Council

Selby Council Welcomes New Chairman and Vice Chairman

16th May, 2018

During the annual council meeting on Tuesday, May 15th, Sherburn Resident, Cllr David Buckle was appointed as the new Chairman of the Selby District Council. Formerly Vice Chairman of the Selby District Council, Cllr Buckle has succeeded to the position previously held by Cllr Judith Chilvers. In addition to Cllr David Buckle’s new role, Cllr Debbie White […]

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Selby Council Welcomes New Chairman and Vice Chairman

Sherburn to Receive CCTV

7th May, 2018

The Sherburn in Elmet Parish Council has recently been working on getting new CCTV cameras installed throughout the village as a matter of urgency. The newly installed CCTV is hoped to tackle the recent increase in anti-social behaviour and crime and deter future crimes from being committed. The aim is to have the CCTV cover […]

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Sherburn to Receive CCTV

Sherburn Bears Submits Planning Application

4th May, 2018

Back in November 2017, we wrote an article stating that the Sherburn Bears Rugby Club will be using Section 106 money to have the building refurbished.  The clubhouse is situated on the Eversley Park field, next to the newly installed outdoor gym equipment. The Sherburn Bears have played on the pitch at Eversley Park since the 1960’s and […]

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Sherburn Bears Submits Planning Application