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.

Sherburn in Elmet Gala 2017

30th January, 2017

The 41st annual Sherburn Gala will be on Saturday 20th May 2017. This years theme is ‘Heroes’. As always the parade will set off from New Lane at 12.30pm working its way through the village centre, and finishing at Eversley Park. If you are interested in having a stall at the gala, please contact Jayne […]

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Sherburn in Elmet Gala 2017

CCTV appeal following theft at Tesco Express

26th January, 2017

Police have released CCTV footage of a woman they would like to speak to regarding the theft of approx £60 worth of meat. On Sunday 16 October 2016 at 4.25pm the woman was seen to enter the Tesco Express store on Low Street in Sherburn-in-Elmet. CCTV captures the woman taking approx £60 worth of steak […]

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CCTV appeal following theft at Tesco Express

Sherburn High League Table Success

23rd January, 2017

Sherburn High School is celebrating the outstanding league table success for both GCSE and A level students in 2016. League tables published this week place Sherburn High School as the top performing school in the area with students making more progress from their starting point than any other secondary school in Selby and well above […]

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Sherburn High League Table Success

New Disabled Access at Fishing Pond

20th January, 2017

After many months, the disabled platforms at the Bacon Factory Pond have now been built and are open for use by disabled anglers. This new development was down to the hard work and dedication from the Fishing Pond Committee, Strata Housing and the Parish Council. Plans to build a further 2 disabled platforms are now […]

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Job Vacancy – Community Development Manager

19th January, 2017

Sherburn is changing and growing and the Parish Council want to recruit a Community Development Manager to manage how we respond to that change. Starting Salary £24,717 for 37.5 hours per week Based in Sherburn Full driving licence Computer literate This job calls for:- Initiative and independence Good communication and organisational skills Flexible working hours […]

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Harold Mills Centre Re-opening

18th January, 2017

Building work to transform the Harold Mills Centre is now well underway and hopes to be finished and the centre re-opened in late February. The building, which has been in disuse since a suspected arson attack last year, was used as a community centre by many of the village’s elderly residents. Since the fire, the […]

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Update from Sherburn Community Trust

13th January, 2017

It is less than 3 months until Sherburn has its Community Library. Yes from 1st April, the Library will be run by volunteers, backed up by 15 hours paid support from NYCC plus the professional librarians and IT support from North Yorkshire. We have been busy recruiting volunteers and have been blown away at the […]

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Athelstan School Awarded Grant

12th January, 2017

Athelstan School has been awarded a grant to provide Inclusive access to the Wild Area. The work in the Wild Garden has is now nearly complete. Mrs Thompson secured a grant for £7,289 to create a more accessible wild area so that everyone could take part in outdoor learning. GCM grounds team have been working […]

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Athelstan School Awarded Grant

Don’t be a Waster Project

11th January, 2017

Selby District Council is launching a brand new 12 month project to tackle issues we know are important to residents – such as flytipping, waste, dog fouling, recycling and litter – to clean up our district. ‘Don’t be a Waster – reduce, reuse, respect’ will focus on a different issue each month and we will […]

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Sherburn in Elmet Craft and Food Festival

Saturday 26th August 2017 - Monday 28th August 2017

A huge Craft and Food festival will be coming to Sherburn over the 3 day August Bank Holiday 2017, with over 70 craft stalls, 20 vintage stalls, and 50 food stalls, vintage cars, motorbikes, birds of prey, live entertainment each day, celebrity chefs, children’s cookery school. There will be craft and food competitions and the […]

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Sherburn in Elmet Craft and Food Festival

Sweet Finkle

9th January, 2017

2 Sherburn residents have applied for planning permission to turn their front room into a old fashion sweet shop. Mr & Mrs Ripley, who live on Finkle Hill opposite the Co-op are hoping to transform their home into a traditional sweet shop to be named ‘Sweet Finkle’. The property which is said to be a […]

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Former NatWest Building

9th January, 2017

A planning application has been submitted for a change of use of the former Nat West building so that that it can be used as a fish and chip shop. The planning application reference is 2016/1482/COU

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