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 Business Network Group Conference 2018

16th July, 2018

After 2 previous successful events, we are pleased to announce that the Sherburn Business Network Group Conference will return for its third year on Friday the 28th of September, 7.30am – 12noon. Previous years have seen 70+ attendees come along to our local business conference, we hope this year will be no different. This year’s […]

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Sherburn Business Network Group Conference 2018

Dictionaries to Schools

9th July, 2018

The Osgoldcross and Elmet Rotary will be visiting local primary schools over the next few weeks, handing out Illustrated Dictionaries to all Year 5 pupils. These are given every year to help the students to benefit from using a dictionary and the meaning of words which is part of the national curriculum and impact their learning in […]

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Dictionaries to Schools

Move It Lose It at Sherburn Outdoor Gym.

6th July, 2018

On Monday 9th July Inspiring Healthy Lifestyles are launching their first Move It Lose It class at Sherburn Outdoor Gym. It is open to all members of the public to attend free of charge and will include an opening speech provided by Councillor David Buckle. There will also be free goodies to win through some […]

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Move It Lose It at Sherburn Outdoor Gym.

Sherburn Community Gymnastics Fashion Show

5th July, 2018

The Sherburn Community Gymnastics Club still have spaces available for their Fashion Show! 👗 Let your children have a fun afternoon of modelling in a real catwalk fashion show with gorgeous value clothing for you to buy afterwards!! Recommended for ages approximately 4 to 14 years old. Cost: £2 per model. Fashion show audience ticket prices: £4 adults […]

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Sherburn High Fire – School Closed

3rd July, 2018

In the early hours of this morning a fire was ablaze at Sherburn High School. Firefighters have been working through the night to fight the blaze at the school off Garden Lane. The fire could be seen from around the village and lit up the sky. It is thought to have been in the changing […]

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The end of an era: Sherburn High Prom!

2nd July, 2018

Sherburn High School celebrated the end of high school life at the magnificent Hazelwood Castle on 28th June. With a movie theme, our students certainly didn’t disappoint as they arrived in style in Aston Martins, Mustangs, stretch limos and even a helicopter. The evening wear was equally glittering; sleek, sequined and seductive just like the […]

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The end of an era: Sherburn High Prom!

Jacqui’s Million Cancer Charity Closer to Target with Pecan Deluxe

2nd July, 2018

A terminal cancer sufferer’s quest to raise £1million in aid of Leeds Cancer Centre has been given a welcome boost through a programme of fundraising events and activities by staff and management at Pecan Deluxe Candy (Europe) Ltd. During the last 6 months, the Yorkshire based food tailor and inclusions specialist has helped to raise […]

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Sherburn High’s Annual Sherbies Awards Evening

27th June, 2018

Sherburn High Schools 7th annual Sherbies awards, designed by the students for the students, took place over four consecutive evenings last week and marked the outstanding achievements of both the nominees and winners alike. Each of the four houses hosted their own evening of subject and house awards which were compared by staff and students. […]

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Sherburn High’s Annual Sherbies Awards Evening

Elmhirst Parker Refurbishment

26th June, 2018

Following on from the news that the Red Bear is undergoing its external refurbishment, their neighbours Elmhirst Parker have announced they will also be undergoing a renovation to their exterior. The local Solicitors are located at the top of the cross traffic lights, a central point of the village. This is why they have decided […]

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Red Bear Renovations have begun

25th June, 2018

The Red Bear public house is finally undergoing its long-awaited refurbishment. Scaffolding has been installed over the weekend ready for major works to begin. This will involve a full external renovation to the front of the Samuel Smiths Pub, after they previosuly refurbished the back and rear enterance of the pub several years ago. This work […]

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Dementia Day Fashion Show Success

25th June, 2018

Last week, local resident Ann Hudson helped to organise and run a fundraising fashion show, held at the Sherburn Methodist Church. As well as a live fashion show where models wore Bonmarch attire, there were also stalls including patchwork, hats, cosmetics, accessories, clothing and bags. There was also a raffle, with lots of brilliant prizes and afternoon tea […]

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Dementia Day Fashion Show Success

Fields Kitchen Grand Opening

19th June, 2018

Fields Garden Centre are celebrating the grand opening of their brand new cafe and tea rooms today, which is called Fields Kitchen. This is the newest addition to the garden centre which is located on Tadcaster Road, Sherburn in Elmet (opposite Sherburn White Rose Football Club). Formerly known as DC Grahams, the garden centre was taken […]

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Fields Kitchen Grand Opening