Sherburn in Elmet

A Historic Yorkshire Village

News

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.

Showstoppers – Holiday Club

12th June, 2017

The Sherburn Methodist Church are running a holiday club week commencing 24th July. This will be for all primary school children between the ages of 5 and 11, meeting each day from 10am – 12noon. All children between those ages are welcome. It has a ‘Theatrical’ theme based on 5 well-known Bible stories and aims to take […]

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Yellow Yorkshire Fundraiser

7th June, 2017

The Swan in Sherburn is holding a fundraiser on ‘Yellow Yorkshire Day’ in aid of the Yorkshire Air Ambulance. There will be a disco and auction on Friday 7th July from 7pm. Funds go to the Yorkshire Air Ambulance – yellow dress code encouraged – just for fun! For more information, please contact Malcolm Dowson […]

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Yellow Yorkshire Fundraiser

Cawood Bridge Repairs – Delays Possible

6th June, 2017

Work on strengthening Cawood Bridge means that there are likely to be delays going through Cawood from the 9th June to the 2nd September. From 9th June, a layby will be closed and parking suspended on Old Road to allow parking of contractors vehicles. Then from 24th July the bridge will be closed and will […]

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Sherburn High Ofsted Success

23rd May, 2017

Following our recent news article on the Ofsted Success at Sherburn High School, here is the official statement from the school – well done once again to everyone involved, what a fantastic result for our community! It’s congratulations all round for Sherburn High School who have just been officially judged as GOOD by Ofsted; the first time in […]

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Sherburn High Ofsted Success

Sherburn Youth Hub

23rd May, 2017

Unlike in previous years, at the moment we do not have anywhere suitable for young people to socialise and take part in activities. Funding from the Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner has been secured to provide a new Youth Hub which will provide a safe, supervised space for activities two nights a week […]

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Sherburn Youth Hub

Sherburn’s Award Winning Community First Responders

22nd May, 2017

The Sherburn Community First Responders have been awarded the Scheme of the year award for the Airedale, Bradford, and Leeds area. The award recognised the hard work and dedication of our local first responders. Josh Phillips from The Sherburn Community First Responders team said: “We do what we do because we love being there for […]

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Sherburn’s Award Winning Community First Responders

Computer Help – Digital Neighbours

22nd May, 2017

Do you or someone you know want to learn more about computers? Perhaps you have a laptop but are not confident on how to use it. Digital Neighbours are running 3 introductory courses at the Sherburn Library on the basics of computing. The courses will be held on a Friday morning from 10.30am from the 2nd […]

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Appeal for Comfort

21st May, 2017

The family of a little boy is appealing to get back a truly loved comforter toy. The blue Mickey Mouse children’s comforter was lost yesterday, Saturday 20th May at approx 10.30 and 11 am between Elmet Avenue and the Oddfellows Pub. The comforter has a great sentimental value and the family are desperate to get […]

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Appeal for Comfort

Sherburn Gala Treasure Hunt

17th May, 2017

The Sherburn Gala have created a Treasure hunt for kids (and adults) to take part in and enjoy prior to this weekend’s annual Gala. The challenge is to find 2 superhero figures in one of the shop windows in Sherburn in Elmet. The Gala needs a hero to rescue these figures by telling the gala committee […]

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Sherburn Gala Treasure Hunt

Sherburn Group Practice Cyber Attack

16th May, 2017

Over the last few days, The Sherburn Group Practice Doctors have been affected by the NHS Cyber Attack. This has resulted in the practice having limited availability and access to computers and as such announced that the service provided may be delayed or reduced. The practice also has limited access to patients records and have advised anyone […]

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Job Vacancy – Apprentice Administration Assistant

15th May, 2017

An excellent local job opportunity has arisen within a Sherburn business. Creative Shed Agency is looking for a full-time Administrative Assistant to join their fast-growing business based in Sherburn in Elmet. The apprentice programme will include the undertaking of an NVQ Level 2 Business Administration course delivered, in work, alongside a recognised training provider. Creative Shed […]

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Community Spirit

12th May, 2017

Last summer, Year 8 students from Sherburn High School, Luke Hebbron, Josh Bradley and a small group (Ice Warriors Return), took part in a competition organised by North Yorkshire Police. Luke, Josh and the boys had to plan, organise and complete a project within their local community of Sherburn in Elmet. The boys worked with […]

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Community Spirit