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.

Squires Raises over £1600 for Charity

25th April, 2019

Squires Cafe Bar recently held their annual ‘Squires Egg Run’ which raised over £1600 for The Yorkshire Air Ambulance and donated around 700 eggs to causes helping disadvantaged youngsters. Approx. 560 bikers took part in the race which was held on Sunday 14th April, doing a 25 mile route to hunt for eggs, starting and […]

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Squires Raises over £1600 for Charity

Help Make Sherburn Beautiful

25th April, 2019

The Community Association are doing some general tidying and weeding at the flower beds opposite the co-op and between the co-op and boots. This is taking place this Sunday 28th April at 10.30am. Volunteers are welcome. They are also going to do some painting of the tubs with wood preservative, which was kindly donated by […]

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Sherburn Development Applauded at Redrow’s Building Responsibly Conference Awards

25th April, 2019

TWO of Redrow’s popular Yorkshire developments were praised at the builder’s annual Central and West Regional Building Responsibly Conference Awards. Saxon Gardens in Sherburn in Elmet and Springfields in Highburton near Huddersfield both scored wins at the ceremony, at which awards were presented by ex-England rugby star Kyran Bracken. The former scrum-half highlighted teamwork, leadership […]

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Tadcaster’s Martin House Charity Football League

23rd April, 2019

Tadcaster have introduced its first 6-a-side league in aid of The Martin House Care for Children and Young People. Matches are Thursday nights 7pm – 9pm at Tadcaster Grammar School, £30 per team. First Match: 16th May Age range: 16+ Team spaces: only 12 left Email: bookings@tadcasterpool.org.uk Help raise money for a good cause whilst having fun […]

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Tadcaster’s Martin House Charity Football League

Local Woman Skydives for The Yorkshire Air Ambulance

23rd April, 2019

Local woman, Kate Howe is taking part in a skydive for The Yorkshire Air Ambulance. Kate who flies the Bumble Bee Nipper from Breighton is doing a tandem skydive jump on 19 May at Bridlington all funds she raises will go to the Yorkshire Air Ambulance. This fundraising is in memory of my 22 year old […]

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Lowered Speed Limit in Barkston Ash

15th April, 2019

Road users please be aware that the speed limit in Barkston Ash has now been lowered to 30 mph (previously being 40 mph). The 30 mph limit is upon entering from Scarthingwell just past the school and then resorts back to 40 mph after the Ash Tree Inn. This will help improve the safety of […]

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Lowered Speed Limit in Barkston Ash

Sherburn Library Garden Pocket Park

15th April, 2019

The Parish Council and Sherburn in Elmet Community Trust have worked together to obtain a government grant to rejuvenate the garden next to the library. The aim is to provide an area which will benefit the whole community. In order to do that we need to know what the community want. From now until Friday […]

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Easter at Elmet Alpacas

15th April, 2019

The Elmet Alpaca Trekking and Crafts are holding a number of activities over Easter half term. You can hand feed alpacas and meet the new lambs and their mums. You may even see a lamb being born! You can also make a unique hand felted souvenir to take home. £5.50 per child (see/feed animals then craft […]

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Easter at Elmet Alpacas

Tabitha’s Charity Fundrasier

11th April, 2019

A local 6 year old girl is raising money for her local gymnastics club and helping children with cancer by donating her long locks to the Little Princess Trust. The selfless young lady, Tabitha is a member of The Sherburn Community Gymnastics Club, she has decided to have her lovely long hair cut to firstly […]

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Tabitha’s Charity Fundrasier

HMRC Scam

9th April, 2019

North Yorkshire Police have received a number of reports from residents who have received a telephone call from someone claiming to be from Her Majesty’s Revenue & Customs (HMRC). The victim is told there is an outstanding tax bill against their name which must be paid immediately otherwise the police will be informed and they […]

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60’s Night at The Eversley Park Centre

Friday 26th April 2019

Back by popular demand! The Eversley Park Centre are holding another 60’s Night on Friday 26th April from 7.30pm. Tickets are £15. Hear non-stop top 20 hits from 60s Tributes such as: Everly Brothers Buddy Holly Big Bopper Richie Valens Elvis Presley Cliff Richard Billy Fury Marty Wilde Bobby Vee & More 3 hours of none […]

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60’s Night at The Eversley Park Centre

Over £2,500 raised for Sherburn High School

8th April, 2019

Over £2,500 was raised for Sherburn High School last Friday after the huge success of the FOSH’s (Friends of Sherburn High’s) Bonkers Bingo event. Over 100 people attended the fundraising evening, which included 6 fun games of bingo with hilarious prizes including, a giant gnome, a cardboard cutout of ‘The Rock’ and even some baked […]

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Over £2,500 raised for Sherburn High School