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.

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

Advertising Consent for New Dominos Granted

30th October, 2017

During the most recent Sherburn in Elmet Planning Committee meeting, the Sherburn Parish Council granted Dominos Pizza advertising consent for an illuminated sign and two logos to be installed on their new premises. The UK’s leading pizza group is set to take over the vacant HSBC building on 10 Low Street, Sherburn in Elmet.  Dominos has […]

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Advertising Consent for New Dominos Granted

Aldi’s Teenage Cancer Trust Sponsored Walk

30th October, 2017

A team of ten Aldi employees set out on a 17 mile sponsored Halloween walk from Sherburn in Elmet to York for their chosen charity, Teenage Cancer Trust on Saturday, 28th October. The Teenage Cancer Trust is a worthy cause which helps to support youths under 25 who are diagnosed with cancer in the UK.  […]

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Aldi’s Teenage Cancer Trust Sponsored Walk

Jingle Bell Bop – Tadcaster Christmas Show

Sunday 17th December 2017

After six sell-out years, the Jingle Bell Bop returns for its 7th year to Tadcaster on Sunday, December 17th. Doors open at 1:30 pm, the show begins at 2 pm. This family-friendly Christmas Show will see Santa and his elves take you on a magical interactive journey that’s sure to get the whole family in a festive […]

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Jingle Bell Bop – Tadcaster Christmas Show

Knottingley Silver Brass Band in Concert

Saturday 18th November 2017

On Saturday 18th November, Knottingley Silver Band will be coming to Sherburn in Elmet.  The concert will be starting at 7 pm at the All Saint’s Church, Sherburn in Elmet.  Tickets are £10.00 and light refreshments are included.  Tickets are available at the door or alternatively, you can pre-purchase them by calling 01977 682 122. […]

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Knottingley Silver Brass Band in Concert

The Old Girls School Historic Photo Remake

28th October, 2017

The Old Girls’ / Infant School on Kirkgate is a key part of Sherburn’s history, opening its doors way back in 1874. The school educated infants and girls until its closure in 1978 – many of whom are still living in the area today and will have fond childhood memories of this building. Over the […]

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The Old Girls School Historic Photo Remake