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.

Planning Appeal Update

26th October, 2016

The plan to build 270 homes on land off Hodgson’s Lane. The appeal by the developer’s against Selby District Council’s failure to accept this application reconvened in Tadcaster yesterday (25th October) and closed after the final submission by the Appellant’s barrister. A decision is expected in about four weeks, but given that Selby District Council […]

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Sherburn Car Parking Strategy

25th October, 2016

Selby District Council have just published the draft Car Park Strategy 2017-2020 – this will affect all Sherburn residents and anyone coming into and out of the village.  From 2 September until 28 November, they are seeking comments about the principles of the proposed new car park strategy, which considers the overall charging policy and […]

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Guiseley sign Sherburn born Walton

24th October, 2016

GUISELEY have signed former Leeds United and England under-19s midfielder Simon Walton on a short-term deal – and he will go straight into caretaker manager Adam Lockwood’s squad for Saturday’s home game against Woking. The Sherburn-in-Elmet-born player, 28, was a free agent after making 37 appearances for Crawley Town in League Two last season. Walton, […]

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Job Opportunity

24th October, 2016

Are you over 13, hard working and dedicated? If so the Spar in Sherburn are looking for paper boys and girls who are prepared to work Monday to Saturday mornings from 7am. If you know you can make the commitment and are interested, please contact Sue on 01977 681388 or call in and ask.

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Job Opportunity

Sherburn Cycle Saturday Commemoration

21st October, 2016

At the Parish Council meeting on the 17th October the proposal for a clock to commemorate Sherburn Cycle Saturday (when the Tour de Yorkshire passed through Sherburn) was discussed. No certainty has been achieved regarding the siting of the clock and it seemed likely that the funds available would not cover all the costs. An […]

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Hodgson’s Lane Appeal

21st October, 2016

The appeal in respect of the failure of Selby District Council to grant planning permission for 270 homes on a site off Hodgson’s Lane opened in Tadcaster yesterday. At the start of the appeal District Councillors David Buckle, Mel Hobson, Bob Packham and also Paul Doherty, Chair of the Parish Council, spoke asking that the […]

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Special Constable Recruitment

19th October, 2016

North Yorkshire Police is looking to recruit at least 70 new Special Constables when it opens recruitment on Monday 10 October 2016. Special Constables are volunteer police officers who have the same uniform and powers as regular (paid) police officers. They volunteer a minimum of 16 hours per month to policing York and North Yorkshire […]

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Old Girls School Grant Update

17th October, 2016

We recently notified you that the Old Girls School (which is being transformed so that it can be used as a valuable community facility) has qualified for a grant of between £8-12,000 under Tesco’s Bags of Help scheme. The grant will be used for landscaping and disabled access at the front of the building and […]

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Top Achieving Pupils Awarded

14th October, 2016

Sherburn High is happy to announce that 3 of its pupils have been awards after their outstanding GCSE results. Claudia Sheriston, Ella Walton and Barnley Johnson were awarded at the Partners in Excellence awards in Westminster after they achieved 13 A* and 16 A grade between them in the summer results. Sherburn High has now […]

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Top Achieving Pupils Awarded

Road Closures

14th October, 2016

Sir John’s Lane (also known as Copley Lane) will be closed for roadworks from 07:30hrs to 17:00hrs daily between Monday 24th October and Friday 28th October. The road will be reopened at the end of each working day.

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Aldi Recruitment Event

Friday 21st October 2016 - Friday 21st October 2016

Aldi Sherburn in Elmet are holding a recruitment event on Friday 21st Oct, 2pm to 7pm at Eversley Park Centre. All you require is an up to date CV and an email address. No appointment needed just turn up.

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Aldi Recruitment Event

Sherburn Community Clean Up

7th October, 2016

On Wednesday 17th August a day of action was carried out by the Sherburn Youth Council in Sherburn-in-Elmet village Centre. A team of volunteers spent hours improving and renovating the Memorial Garden that is located near the libary on Finkle Hill . The team removed the litter and rubbish that was built up in the area, […]

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Sherburn Community Clean Up