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.

Aero Club’s Plans to Expand

17th November, 2017

The Sherburn in Elmet Aero Club has recently submitted plans to the Selby District Council for permission to construct a large hangar to be used for the storage and maintenance of light aircraft. The new hangar is thought to be just under 8 meters high and would be located at the club on Lennerton Lane, […]

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Aero Club’s Plans to Expand

British Gypsum Donate Christmas Tree Funds to Local Charity

14th November, 2017

British Gypsum, based in Sherburn in Elmet purchase a Christmas tree every year for their reception area.  Since last year, the price of the tree has increased significantly from £200 to almost £300.  As a result, they arranged a meeting to discuss alternative options for the £200 which was already laid out in their annual […]

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British Gypsum Donate Christmas Tree Funds to Local Charity

The Gala Needs YOU – Pick a Theme for 2018!

13th November, 2017

The Sherburn in Elmet Annual Gala hosts a fantastic event once a year at the Eversley Park field.  2018 will see the Gala present it’s 42nd year of parades, stalls, events and fun activities suitable for the whole family. Each year, the Gala Committee selects a theme for the parade and encourages stall holders and […]

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The Gala Needs YOU – Pick a Theme for 2018!

Job Vacancy – Elmet Kitchen

13th November, 2017

Elmet Kitchen is looking for new Bar Staff.  Ideally, applicants will already have experience.  However, full training will be given.  To find out more about this job vacancy, pop into Elmet Kitchen between 5 pm and 11 pm and speak with the Owner, Russel who will be happy to give further details and answer any […]

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Job Vacancy – Elmet Kitchen

Santa Sleigh Routes 2017

Friday 1st December 2017 - Saturday 23rd December 2017

Thanks to The Elmet Lions, Santa will be visiting us once again in his sleigh!  We have gathered the full list of where Santa will be touring throughout December so you can ensure you don’t miss him!  There will also be elves accompanying Santa with collection boxes so don’t forget your spare change to donate to a […]

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Santa Sleigh Routes 2017

The Old Girls’ School Spend Their £223,210 Grant

9th November, 2017

The Friends of the Old Girls’ School based in Sherburn in Elmet, gathered to pose for a before and after photo in front of the school after receiving a grant of £223,210 from the Big Lotteries Fund. The grant comes in two parts, £95,000 to refurbish the building and a revenue grant for three years to […]

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The Old Girls’ School Spend Their £223,210 Grant

Local Business Pecan Deluxe Raising £1Million for Cancer Centre

9th November, 2017

Sherburn based ingredient inclusions specialist Pecan Deluxe Candy (Europe) Ltd, has linked up with cancer sufferer Jacqui Drake to help meet her ambitious target of raising £1million for the Yorkshire Cancer Centre, aka the Bexley Wing of St James’ Hospital in Leeds. The company has personal ties to Jacqui, a dancer and choreographer who was […]

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Local Business Pecan Deluxe Raising £1Million for Cancer Centre

Up to £10,000 to be Spent on Outdoor Gym Equipment

8th November, 2017

Next Monday, the Sherburn in Elmet Parish Council Finance Committee will be meeting to discuss spending up to £10,702.80 on installing outdoor gym equipment at Eversley Park. The money comes from the Community Infrastructure Levy (CIL) system (formally Section 106) and is funded by the likes of housing developers such as Redrow and Persimmon, that have […]

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Up to £10,000 to be Spent on Outdoor Gym Equipment

Christmas Toy Appeal for Children

7th November, 2017

The Elmet Lions, Selby Times and Spar have teamed up this festive season to host a Christmas toy appeal for children and teens up to the age of sixteen. The collection will run from the 1st to the 30th of November 2017 and the collection point for donations will be the Spar store located in […]

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Christmas Toy Appeal for Children

Several Job Vacancies at Sherburn Coop

6th November, 2017

There are currently 3 job vacancies being advertised for the Coop in Sherburn in Elmet. These roles are permanent, part-time vacancies, each providing 16 working hours including some late shift during the week (10 pm finish) and some weekend work. Anyone who is interested should hand in their CV and contact details to the kiosk […]

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Several Job Vacancies at Sherburn Coop

Children’s Christmas Card Competition

3rd November, 2017

The All Saints’ Church, Sherburn in Elmet are hosting a children’s Christmas Card competition. The competition is open to ages 16 and under and full rules will be displayed on the All Saints’ Church Facebook Page. Results will be announced at the Christmas Bazaar in the Church Hall on Saturday, 25th November. The closing date […]

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Children’s Christmas Card Competition

Western CEF Public Forum – I Hear Talk

31st October, 2017

The Western CEF Public Forum is inviting local residents to join them for an open discussion to give an update on Community Development in Sherburn-in-Elmet. Including developments from the Old Girls School, Sherburn Library, the Community Trust, Sherburn in Elmet Craft & Food Festival & Eversley Park Centre. Join them on Tuesday 7th November 2017 at 6.30pm in […]

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Western CEF Public Forum – I Hear Talk