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.

Plaque installed on Statue

6th July, 2017

A commemorative statue depicting the Fairey Swordfish, a World War 2 aircraft built in Sherburn was erected in the village centre earlier this year. A brass plaque has now been mounted on the side of the statue explaining the history and inspiration behind the sculpture. Artist Dan Jones has been modifying his masterpiece so he can […]

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Plaque installed on Statue

Finkle Hill Dental Care Refurbishment

5th July, 2017

Local dentist Finkle Hill Dental Care have recently revamped their clinic with a beautiful new refurbishment. They have rebranded with a new logo and brand colours – fully redecorating their interior with a new modernised theme. As well as the refurbishment they have also extended their opening hours to include Saturdays, later evenings and earlier start […]

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Finkle Hill Dental Care Refurbishment

Warning Over Toxic Plant at Eversley Park

4th July, 2017

An unconfirmed discovery has been made of a toxic plant near the scout hut at Eversley Park. The plant, Giant Hogweed, is known to cause large blisters and ulcers if it comes into contact with the skin or even blindness if it comes into contact with the eyes. It is one of the most toxic […]

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Warning Over Toxic Plant at Eversley Park

Garden Centre Renovation

4th July, 2017

Fields Garden Centre on Tadcaster Road in Sherburn in Elmet (formerly known as DC Grahams) has submitted plans for a £40,000 renovation of their current premises. The proposal is to refurbish their current development which will include adding greenhouses, a new car park and a tea rooms/cafe. The garden centre has been under new management […]

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Spectacular Endings – Sherburn High Prom

3rd July, 2017

The stunning Hazelwood Castle was the location for the Sherburn High School Prom on 29th June and what a wonderful evening it was! This year’s theme was ‘Enchanted Forest’ and the Prom Committee did an amazing job of decorating the room accordingly, it was crowned by a beautiful cake made and decorated by student Madeleine […]

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Spectacular Endings – Sherburn High Prom

Appeal for Craft Stalls

29th June, 2017

The highly anticipated Sherburn in Elmet Craft & Food Festival is fast approaching, and food and craft stalls are now almost sold out. Despite being fully booked on the first festival  day, there are still some stalls available for craft sellers on Sunday the 27th and Monday the 28th of August. Plots are available for […]

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Appeal for Craft Stalls

Sherburn High’s Annual Sherbie Awards

27th June, 2017

Sherburn High School celebrated students’ achievements in style at their 6th Annual Sherbie Awards Evening last week. Each of the four houses hosted their own evening of subject and house awards which were compared by staff and Post 16 students. Some of their very talented performing arts students entertained everyone with several musical interludes during the evenings. […]

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Sherburn High’s Annual Sherbie Awards

Music for a Summer Evening

26th June, 2017

Musical Trio, Ensemble Boquhan will be performing at All Saints Church Friday 30th June from 7.30pm. Musical varieties include flute, piano and violin. Tickets are £10, which includes refreshments. Tickets are available to purchase on the night.

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Application for Houses on Garden Lane

23rd June, 2017

A planning application has been submitted for 69 homes on land at the back of Garden Lane. This is on the North West side of Sherburn and the access will be about 80 metres south of the junction of Garden Lane and Tomlinson Way, heading up to Sherburn High School. To view the application documents use […]

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Sir Johns Lane – Road Closure

23rd June, 2017

Road closure notice: Sir Johns Lane will be closed for 2 days for repair work starting Monday 26th June.

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Sherburn Doctor Update/Notice

23rd June, 2017

Sherburn Group Practice has recently made some important announcements on their website. These are important to all patients, see below: Signposting Starting from the beginning of July, when patients request an appointment at the surgery the reception staff will be asking patients if they are happy to tell them the reason for the appointment. Reception […]

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Support Peter Pan Nursery

22nd June, 2017

Local nursery Peter Pan has appealed for support to help them win a grant of up to £25,000 in the Masonic Charitable Foundation (MCF) Community Awards. Peter Pan Nursery is a pre-school nursery for children and families with additional needs. Places are available for children with disabilities, illness, learning difficulties, behavioural issues etc. The nursery […]

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Support Peter Pan Nursery