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.

Sherburn’s Newest Venue

Business Services, Community, News, Venues

Looking for somewhere to hire a room…  The Old Girls School Community Centre now have a venue room for just that. The venue room consists of meeting rooms for any size up to 27, refreshments are available, there is a projector screen, touch TV for any interactive training and a tearooms with barista coffee and […]

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Community Cinema Opening

Community, News

The long awaited  community cinema has now an official opening date! On the 9th of November from 7pm the Old Girls School community Centre will be showing the fantastic  film ‘Finding Your Feet’. There will be various drinks available alongside ice cream and POPCORN!! Tickets are only £4.00!!! You can see the trailer for ‘Finding […]

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UCI ROAD CHAMPIONSHIPS

5th October, 2018

UCI 2019 road championships are coming to Sherburn! various cyclists are passing through Sherburn centre in order to complete the UCI road championships. The event will consist of both male and females which will take part in a time trail mixed relay. The event of the mixed relay is taking place on Sunday the 22nd […]

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Loss of Funding Puts the Sherburn Visiting Scheme in Jeopardy

24th September, 2018

The withdrawal of NYCC funding for the Sherburn Visiting Scheme (SVS) has put the Scheme in jeopardy. SVS has, over the past 30 years, given support to the elderly community in Sherburn and surrounding villages. Their aim has always been to keep the elderly independent and socially active. SVS provides a unique service, medical transport, […]

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Loss of Funding Puts the Sherburn Visiting Scheme in Jeopardy

Tadcaster Costume Exchange

Saturday 29th September 2018

Tadcaster costume exchange gives the chance for people to explore different costumes as well as accessories for different events, such as Halloween and world book day. The costumes can vary from all ages , this is anything from children to adults. However, all costumes are borrowed and have to be returned back to the library […]

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SHERBURN CRAFT AND FOOD FESTIVAL – A GREAT BRITISH BAKE OFF JAMBOREE

12th September, 2018

There was a theme almost Dickensian in the air as the Sherburn Craft and Food Festival welcomed Great British Bake Off (GBBO) stars from the past, present and future to a highly successful second annual event, sponsored by local food tailor Pecan Deluxe Candy. The highlight of the weekend was engaging and insightful cookery demonstrations […]

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Tour De Tap Room

6th September, 2018

On Saturday 1st September, twenty Oddfellow Arm regulars took part in the Tour De Tap Room bike ride, in order to raise money for the Yorkshire Air Ambulance. The bikers set off from the pub at 6:30 am and after three stops en route, landed in Bridlington five hours later! All riders including pub landlord […]

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Grand Opening of the Old Girls School

4th September, 2018

After many years of hard work and commitment, the Old Girls’ School on Kirkgate in Sherburn in Elmet had its long-awaited grand opening on Saturday the 1st September 2018. The school, which is one of the last remaining historic buildings in Sherburn, was built back in 1874 and was used as the local primary school […]

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Grand Opening of the Old Girls School

The Little Teapot Tearooms

Community, News

The Little Teapot Tearooms is a new family run tearoom opening September 2018. Situated in the 19th century Old Girls school, the tearoom offers delicious sandwiches, freshly made cakes scones and even afternoon teas, which are perfect for a special occasion. The cafe will be open for visitors to view on Saturday 1st September, when […]

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#TeamSherburn football match raises £1000 for Sherburn High School PE Department

28th August, 2018

After the devastating fire in July which caused significant damage to the Sherburn High PE Department, staff, students and the local community were quick to offer to raise funds to help replace the lost PE equipment to ensure students at Sherburn High could continue to enjoy the wide range of sports on offer in PE […]

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#TeamSherburn football match raises £1000 for Sherburn High School PE Department

Sherburn High School 2018 Results: Outstanding Results!

23rd August, 2018

SHS are delighted that their students have once again had their hard work and efforts rewarded. 65% of students passed both Maths and English with over half at a strong pass compared to a national average of 43% Attainment 8 is also above the national average 12 level 9s were awarded (4 in Maths) 4+ […]

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Sherburn High School 2018 Results: Outstanding Results!

Clean Driver Scheme focuses on Sherburn Industrial Estate

20th August, 2018

The Clean Driver Scheme focuses on targeting litter hotspots, with its first focus being Sherburn Industrial Estate. The scheme is in conjunction with the council who are working with local businesses to ensure that drivers are disposing of their waste in a correct manner. Businesses who sign upto the scheme receive a free tidy package […]

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