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.

Sales and Marketing Executive

2nd December, 2016

Salary £18,000-22,000 p.a., depending on experience, plus benefits. Creative Shed Agency is looking for a full-time Sales and Marketing Executive to join their fast-growing business based in Sherburn in Elmet, although flexible working or job-sharing may be an option. Creative Shed Agency consists of a small professional team serving multi-national and UK clients, ranging from […]

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Sales and Marketing Executive

Police Crack Down on Crime

25th November, 2016

Police in the Sherburn in Elmet area have outlined their priorities to stay on top of crime in and around the village. At last weeks parish council meeting, the Sherburn Councillors quizzed North Yorkshire Police representatives about ongoing issues in the village. The area duty sergeant Kevin Brighton and Assistant Chief Constable Lisa Winward told […]

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Redrow Donates Outdoor Equipment to Schools

24th November, 2016

Redrow, the developers behind the two new large housing developments in Sherburn in Elmet have donated outdoor equipment to the local primary schools. Redrow who are building nearly 300 homes in the village have given Hungate and Athelstan primary schools bird and bat boxes to help the children  discover nature. Jamie Barrington, the Sales Consultant at […]

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Apprenticeship Job Vacancy

24th November, 2016

Selby College currently have an apprenticeship job vacancy available in the Sherburn in Elmet area. The vacancy is at John King Chains on Sherburn in Elmet Industrial Estate, working towards a Level 2 NVQ in Business Administration. For more information about this apprenticeship or to apply, please contact Selby College: Tel: 01757 211166 Email: apprenticeships@selby.ac.uk

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Village Centre Benches and Sculpture

24th November, 2016

As part of the Sherburn village centre revamp, two benches and a sculpture are going to be installed. The benches, along with the base of the sculpture, should be completed by either Friday 25th or Saturday 26th November. However, the sculpture has had to be delayed due to an unforeseeable fault within the stone, although this is an unusual […]

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Village Centre Benches and Sculpture

Success for Library Open Days

23rd November, 2016

Several open days which were held by the Sherburn Library were hailed a great success. The open days were held to try and attract interest to the library and recruit volunteers. Due to cuts in the budget, North Yorkshire County Council is giving up control of the library, meaning it will now need more volunteers […]

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Sir Johns Lane Further Update

22nd November, 2016

Due to the bad weather, works did not begin on Sir Johns Lane today as planned. Weather permitting, all the work will be now carried out on Wednesday 23rd and Thursday 24th, therefore the road will be closed for only 2 days instead of the planned 3 days.

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Sir Johns Lane Further Update

Sherburn Meets Hollywood

22nd November, 2016

Lynn Lowry a Hollywood horror actress has traded the luxurious LA life style for the far more carming county of Yorkshire. Lynn who starred in the 1975 horror film, ‘The Shivers’, has travelled from the USA to Leeds for a new short comedy-horror which is being filmed in Sherburn in Elmet. The film is called ‘First Impressions […]

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Sherburn 2017 Calendars

18th November, 2016

The Sherburn in Elmet 2017 calendars are now available to buy at the Sherburn library. Featuring historic pictures of Sherburn in Elmet, they are a great stocking filler idea for Christmas. Produced by the newly formed Sherburn Community Trust in aid of the ‘Restoration of the Old Girls School’ project. The calendars are £5.00 to buy, […]

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Sherburn 2017 Calendars

Further Road Closures on Sir John’s Lane

17th November, 2016

Regrettably, a further section of Coldhill Lane (aka Sir John’s Lane and Copley Lane) has been found defective. It was agreed at a meeting that 285 tonnes of defective material would need to be excavated and replaced as soon as possible. The section that will be replaced is from the pond in a south easterly […]

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Further Road Closures on Sir John’s Lane

Opposition against housing plans grows

17th November, 2016

A group of Sherburn in Elmet residents have come together to plan a protest against further housing developments in the village. Their frustration comes from the news that another 330 housing developments are planning on being built in Sherburn. The plan is to build 270 new houses on the land off of Hodgsons Lane, Selby […]

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Santa’s Sleigh Routes

Thursday 1st December 2016 - Wednesday 21st December 2016

Santa Claus will be visiting the children of Sherburn and the surrounding areas on his sleigh during December. Keep a look out for him, and go and say hello. Ran by the Elmet Lions each year, it is a great opportunity for your children to meet Father Christmas. Here are the dates and routes for […]

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Santa’s Sleigh Routes