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.

CEF Gives Grant to Art Club

14th September, 2017

A local art club The Elmet Art Society has received a grant of £1,000 from the Community Engagement Forum (CEF) which will be spent on new materials for their workshops. The group of amateur artist meet each Wednesday at the Eversley Park Centre, they hope this grant will help encourage new members to join, as well […]

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Peter Pan Nursery Got The Grant

14th September, 2017

Staff and pupils at Peter Pan are celebrating after receiving a grant of £4,000 to help improve and support their Nursery. The school have received the grant from the Masonic Charitable Foundation after a public vote – Peter Pan Nursery had been urging the local people to vote for them to help secure this funding. […]

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Tadcaster Road Closure

11th September, 2017

Due to the Rufforth 10 mile Run 2017, there will be a number of road closures throughout Tadcaster on Sunday the 17th of September. This closure includes part of the high street. To see the full road closure and diversions please go to the Road Works website – https://roadworks.org/?tm=183602

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New Path at Scout Hut

11th September, 2017

A brand new public footpath path has been built on the land leading from the Sherburn Scout Hut, travelling down on to the Eversley Park field. The existing path which is situated at the side of the Scout Hut was previously a dirt track, which became increasingly muddy and unsafe in bad weather conditions, it […]

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New Path at Scout Hut

Community Litter Pick

8th September, 2017

There is a Community litter pick happening tomorrow (Saturday 9th September). The litter pick aims to help make Sherburn a better, cleaner place to live. The community association are hoping to have a wide number of volunteers to help cover different areas of Sherburn and improve how our village looks. Everyone is welcome – meet […]

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Community Litter Pick

Sherburn Visiting Scheme Appeal for Drivers

7th September, 2017

The Sherburn Visiting Scheme (SVS), a local charitable group are in desperate need of volunteer drivers. SVS provides a number of services and activities for the elderly residents of Sherburn in Elmet and the surrounding villages. Many of these services include the need of transportation e.g. medical transport, shopping trips etc. Due to an increase in […]

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Sherburn Visiting Scheme Appeal for Drivers

Police Appeal for Wintesses

4th September, 2017

North Yorkshire Police are appealing for witnesses after a Biker was seriously injured during a crash in Sherburn in Elmet. The accident happened on Sir Johns Lane / Coldhill Lane at 9.14pm on the evening of Wednesday 30th August, leaving the motorcyclist involved in serious condition in hospital. The 49-year-old man was heading from Sherburn towards […]

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Runestone Pictures making Dickens in Sherburn

30th August, 2017

Local Film and TV Company Runestone Pictures are bringing Charles Dickens and his “Christmas Carol” to Sherburn-in-Elmet Sherburn-in-Elmet: September 12th 2017 Yorkshire based RUNESTONE PICTURES are filming some scenes from their upcoming TV Drama “A Christmas Carol” in the church and grounds of “All Saints Church” Sherburn-in-Elmet. Director Diana Brooks said “We have had some […]

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Success for the first Craft & Food Festival

30th August, 2017

The first annual Sherburn in Elmet Craft & Food Festival happened over the August Bank Holiday weekend, where thousands turned out to support the highly anticipated community event. There was glorious weather all weekend as over 100 stalls, children’s entertainment, live music, celebrity chefs and vintage cars came to Sherburn for the 3-day festival. The event […]

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Success for the first Craft & Food Festival

New Parking Charges at South Milford Station

30th August, 2017

As of October drivers will be charged to park in the South Milford Train Station car park. The station which runs from  Selby to Leeds currently has a free parking area, however, in the coming months National Rail will be introducing a £2.00 a day charge for rail users using the car park. This new […]

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Council Reinstates Bus Service

30th August, 2017

Last week, we notified local residents that Utopia Coaches Ltd had ceased trading affecting many routes to and from the village. Local residents will be pleased to know that yesterday, the North Yorkshire County Council has confirmed that the bus services previously operated by Utopia Coaches Ltd will be reinstated from Tuesday 29th August 2017. […]

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Local Bus Service Gone

23rd August, 2017

Local bus travel firm Utopia, have ceased trading as from today, 23rd August. The company who were based on Fenton Lane, Sherburn in Elmet have operated buses around the area since April 2013. The bus routes affected include: Service 8 Selby to Drax Service 37 Tadcaster to York Service 420 Selby to York Service 422 […]

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