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2014-04-17  Golf Club Theft in Sherburn

Police are investigating the theft of a set of Calloway golf clubs from the garage of a house in Pasture View, Sherburn last Friday. Anyone with any information about the theft should call PC Gill on 101  


2014-04-16  The Easter Egg Run

Four hundred motorcyclists rode the 41 miles from Squires Café at Sherburn to Lightwater Valley to deliver Easter eggs that will be shared between St Georges Crypt and the Yorkshire Children’s Centre at Mirfield. The eggs for St Georges Crypt will be given to residents of its two hostels and to local churches. The Egg Run was organised by Chris Eden who dressed in a chicken suit for the event.  


2014-04-15  Optare Build Local AccessBuses

Sherburn bus builder Optare are to build seven low-entry minibuses to form part of the AccessBus fleet in West Yorkshire. The buses provide a door-to-door dial-a-ride service for passengers will limited mobility  


2014-04-12  Battle of Towton Event

Towton Battlefield Society is holding a commemorative event at Towton Hall on Palm Sunday 13th April from 10am till 4pm. There will be a service with prayers at 1pm. Guided battlefield walks commence from 9.30am. The Battle of Towton took place on Palm Sunday 29th March 1461. More than 50,000 soldiers from the Houses of York and Lancaster fought for hours amidst a snowstorm. 28,000 were reported dead at the end of the battle  


2014-04-10  Motor Show at Sherburn

A new motor show is to be held in Sherburn. The inaugural event, which is being held in memory of motor-racing fan Andy Harrison, takes place at Sherburn Autodrome on Sunday, 18th May . Several big names and car manufacturers are being lined up for the show, which will be an anniversary tribute to the life of Andy, a highly-popular motor fan and father-of-one who was killed in a motorcycle accident near his home in Osgodby in May last year. One of the top names already confirmed is Mike Newman, the world blind land-speed record holder and five times world title-holder. It is also hoped Richard Hammond, of BBC TV’s Top Gear, and Radio 2 DJ Chris Evans will attend. The event is in aid of the Yorkshire Air Ambulance and the Brain Injuries Unit at Leeds General Infirmary  


2014-04-09  Enterprising Challenge at Sherburn High

Year 9 students at Sherburn High School were tasked with making as much money as they could from a stake of just £10. Working in teams they generated money-making schemes which they then had to convert into reality by selling their wares or ideas to the whole school at a huge enterprise festival. The students did a fantastic job of promoting business and enterprise whilst thoroughly enjoying competing against each other. A grand total of £283.25 was raised which will go to Help For Heroes. The winning team was Le Chocolat Chaud  


2014-04-07  Free Dog Chipping

Selby District Council in conjunction with the Dogs Trust is running a number of free micro chipping events for dogs across the district. This is in anticipation of a change in the law requiring all dog owners to have their dog micro chipped by the 6th April 2016. The first event is on 8th April from 11.00am till 3.00pm at Eversley Park Centre in Sherburn. The event will be free for residents to get their dogs chipped, no appointments are required, just turn up between the hours stated and residents can get their dog chipped for free.  


2014-03-31  Healthy Eating Message Taken to Selby Schools

School kids across the Selby area have been learning about the benefits of exercise and healthy eating. Local leisure provider WLCT have been visiting schools as part of its Active Schools programme, funded by Selby District Council. The sessions include vegetable tasting, smoothie making and games focusing on exercise and oral health. The scheme was introduced to tackle childhood obesity levels in Selby District. Recent data published by the Public Health Outcomes Framework and NCMP shows excess weight in children is around the regional and national average.  


2014-03-27  Local Bands Needed to Rock the House

Selby and Ainsty MP Nigel Adams has called on local musicians to enter a national music competition to be in with a chance of winning equipment, studio time and even festival gigs. The competition, Rock The House, is sponsored by the music industry and supported by celebrity Patrons including Queen’s Brian May. For more information on how to enter Rock the House musicians should get online and go to rockthehouseHOC .com/apply. Entries close on Monday, March 31st.  


2014-03-21  Eric Runs for Stroke Association

Eric Chitty from Sherburn is taking part in the Total Warrior 10km in June to raise money for the Stroke Association. Motor cyclist Eric was involved in a serious biking accident in 2010 and suffered four strokes as a result of the serious head injuries he received. To support Eric visit /SAS-Totalwarrior  


Clubs and Societies


All Saints Church Rev Chris Wilton 01977 682122


All Saints Church Choir Rev Chris Wilton 01977 682122


All Saints Womens Fellowship Mrs G Laycock 01977 682122


Barkstone Ash Beekeepers Association Mr Robin Tomlinson 0113 2865842


Fairways Bowls Club Mrs M Limbert 01977 683455


Kushinkai Karate Academy Sensei Dave Brook 07971 093166


MacMillan Cancer Relief.   Mrs J Burgis 01937 557697


Methodist Womens Fellowship Mrs Bedford 01977 682758


Northern Comfort BHC. Barber Shop Singing Group Darrel Simpson 01757 268069


RAOB Pride of SIE Lodge D Lambert 01977 683552


Scireburnean Theatre Co   01977 681024


Sherburn Aero Club  01977 682674


Sherburn Allotment Society Mr M Green 01977 682961


Sherburn and South Milford Art Society  Olive Simmonds  01977 681545


Sherburn Angling Club R Jeffrey 01977 684353


Sherburn Art Club T Finnigan 01757 26888


Sherburn Bears Junior Rugby Club  01977 683784


Sherburn Bears Rugby League Club Matt Orford 01977 553120


Sherburn Beaver Scouts Susan Taylor 01977 685132


Sherburn Bellringers Mrs M Bottomley 01977 683277


Sherburn Boghoppers Walking Club Jean Mooney  01977 683749


Sherburn Books on Wheels Sherburn Library 01977 681828


Sherburn Bowls Club D Dexter 01977 684305


Sherburn Breath Easy Club Terry Clegg 01977 683597


Sherburn Brownies 1st Mrs J Ivens 01977 684118


Sherburn Brownies 2nd Mrs K Boocock 01977 681972


Sherburn Camera Club Mr David Buckle 01977 681412


Sherburn Church Hill Play group Mrs R Parnaby 01977 683523


Sherburn Community Association Karen Packham 01977 681954


Sherburn Community Education Jane Austin 01977 683 3120


Sherburn Creche Mrs S Metcalf 01977 683444


Sherburn Cub Scouts Richard Worlock 01977 685030


Sherburn District Hearing Loss Society Mrs A Howie 01977 685031


Sherburn Eversley Cricket Club Mr B Beal 01977 682886


Sherburn First Guides Alison Wadsworth 01937 832429


Sherburn Friendship Club Mrs P Odell 01977 682174


Sherburn Gala Association Mrs A Hodgeson 01977 684518


Sherburn High SChool Youth Club Mrs Sue Jarvis 01977 689081


Sherburn library John Cattanach 0845 034 9443


Sherburn Lions Club Paul Smith 0113 287 1249


Sherburn Model Flying Club Jack Ward 01977 684832


Sherburn Netball Club Becky Aspinall 07904 564222


Sherburn Parent Chain Cherry 01977 683784


Sherburn Pilates Judith Russell 01977 680118 / 07739961036


Sherburn Rainbows Mrs Vicky Leech 07944 576298


Sherburn RSPB Club Paul Henderson 01977 683009


Sherburn Singles Club (SSC),   


Sherburn Tennis Club Heather Rotherham 01977 683639


Sherburn Visiting Scheme for the Elderly Beryl Green 01977 681828


Sherburn White Rose FC Juniors Gary Limbert 01977 682109


Sherburn White Rose FC Seniors Rob Sutcliffe 01977 683105


Sherburn Youth Forum Robert Keniwell 07821 930970


Sherburn-In-Elmet History Society Jean Mooney, Secretary 01977 683749, 07967 640383


St Johns Ambulance Brigade Mr D Ward 01977 684300


St Joseph's Toddler Group Nicola Young or Sharon Spink  07957 552046 / 07969244864


the Canal Zoners Association  Mr H Dyson 01937 557331


YorkshireMardave Racing Club Richard Lower 0798 443 6447


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18/5/14 Sherburn Autodrome Motor Show at Sherburn Autodrome


4/10/14 Sherburn High School FOSH Comedy and Curry Night


5/12/14 Sherburn High School FOSH Call my Bluff Wine tasting


every Monday Eversley Park Centre Dancercise, 7.30 to 8.30pm £3 per class. Call 01977 683973


every Monday Sherburn Methodist Chapel Schoolroom Tots & You Drop-In 9.30-11am, £1 per family. No enrolment required. Contact Pam 01977 682738


every monday, tues, wed  Eversley Park Sherburn Eversley Park Playgroup for children aged between 18 months and nursery age 9.15 to 11.05am. Contact Sharon on 01977 680021 or 07894110531, or Kerry on 01977 681599 or 07725982840


every Monday evening Lady Popplewell Centre  Whist drives every Monday evening, 7pm


Every Tuesday Sherburn Church Bell Ringing 8-9pm would be ringers (over 10) welcome


Third Tuesday of Month Sherburn Church Hall Sherburn Local History Society 8pm Mrs Jean Mooney  01977 683749


2nd Tuesday of month Sherburn Church Hall Sherburn Mothers Union 7:30pm


every Tuesday Sherburn Athelstan Primary School Karate for kids 3 to 4.15pm Contact Dave Brook on 07971 093166


every Tuesday Sherburn Athelstan Primary School Karate for children, 3 to 4.15pm Contact Dave Brook 07971 093166


every Tuesday Church Fenton Village Hall Sherburn Art Club, for beginners and experienced artists. Contact Marlene 01937 557378


every tuesday Sherburn High School 4youth clubs, for youngsters aged 11 and older


Every Tuesday  St Joseph the Worker Church  St Joseph's Toddler Group 9.30am - 11.00am £1.50 for adult & 1st child (includes refreshments), 50p for each extra child. First Session Free! have a chat and a coffee while the children have fun! Nicola Young or Sharon Spink 07957 552046 / 07969244864


every tuesday Sherburn Library Children's Centre Citizens Advice Bureau advice sessions 9.30-11.30am


every Tuesday  Lady Popplewell Centre in Sherburn Sherburn Pride free activities for over 60s throughout September, October and November, from 2 to 4pm Contact Sherburn Visiting Scheme on 01977 681828




1st Wednesday of month Sherburn Library Sherburn reading group


every Wednesday Eversley Park Centre Dancercise, 1.30 to 2.30pm, £3 per class. Call 01977 683973


every Wednesday Sherburn Methodist Church Irish dance classes, 6.30 to 7.15pm, £2.50 per class. Contact Miss Jennie01977 684493


every Wednesday Sherburn High School Ballroom and Latin classes for beginners, 7 to 8pm, £5 per person per class. Couples welcome. Call 01977 683040


every wednesday Lady Popplewell Centre  Bingo 7.15pm


second Wednesday of the month Elmet Social Club Sherburn Community Association meets on the second Wednesday of the month at Elmet Social Club, starting 7:30pm. New members are welcome.


3rd Thursday of month Sherburn Village Hall Yorkshire Countrywomens Guild  7:30pm


Every Thursday Sherburn Church Hall Sherburn Choir 6:45 to 7:45  01977 682691


Every Thursday All Saints Church Hall Sherburn Art Society 7.30-9.30pm all welcome, ring Jim or Olive on 01977 681545


every thursday Church Hall Sherburn Sherburn and South Milford Art Society 7.30pm ring Olive 01977 681545


every thursday Sherburn High School 4youth clubs, for youngsters aged 13 and older


every third thursday Sherburn Methodist Church Yorkshire Country Women's Association 7.30pm


every thursday  Lady Popplewell Centre  Whist drive 2-4pm


Every Friday Eversley Park Community Centre Sherburn Youth Club 7-9pm


first Friday of month Sherburn Children's Centre, next to Library Drop in - 12.30 to 3pm, for parents and children to relax and play


every Friday Lady Popplewell Centre  Friendship Club , 2pm.


every Friday Eversley Park Sherburn Pilates Classes on Friday Mornings at 10am starting 16th April. Contact Judith on 01977 680118 or 07739 961036


First Saturday of month Sherburn Church Hall Sherburn Church Dance 8pm


every Saturday Eversley Park Community Centre Karate for kids 10 to 11am. Contact Dave Brook on 07971 093166


every third saturday Barkston Ash Village Hall Coffee morning 10am-noon


every sunday Sherburn Methodist Church Sunday School, 10am to 12.30pm. Contact Janet on 01977 685190


every sunday The Fairway, Sherburn Friendly women's five or seven-a-side kickabout, all-weather pitch, 6pm. Costs 2.50. Contact Claire on 07786 662414


Trains - Live departure boards

Sherburn Station

Church Fenton Station

South Milford Station

Station Facilities


Church Fenton

South Milford

Selby District Council Surgeries

at the Library and Information Centre, Sherburn in Elmet

Housing Dept     Tues 9:30-12

Planning Dept   Tues 1:30-5pm

Benefits Dept   Thurs1:30-5pm


By appintment only

01977 685406

Ferrybridge Household

Waste Unit 

Permits are Required to use this facility. To obtain one

Call 01609 532512

or complete Application Form

Local Websites



Sherburn community website


Church Fenton community website


Sherburn statistics


Explore Sherburn - Selby tourism


Sherburn Lions


Sherburn Parish Council


emails to Jim Snowball NYCC Sherburn


Sherburn author Don Bramley

Clubs and Societies

Follow this link to the clubs and societies in Sherburn


Sherburn Aero Club


Art Club


Camera Club


Sherburn Tennis Club

Places of Worship

All Saints Church Sherburn


Hungate Community Primary School


Sherburn High School


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