2014-03-25 Green Power Plan for South Milford
Plans to generate green energy from gasses produced by composting waste are set to go on display in South Milford. A planning application for the scheme is due to be lodged with district planners and if successful, enough electricity to power up to 3,500 homes could be generated by burning gasses produced through a process of Anaerobic Digestion. The plant would be constructed as part of a £15m project by AB Agri at The Maltings Organic Treatment facility.
2014-02-17 Minister Visits South Milford Housing Development
UK Housing Minister Kris Hopkins visited Linden Home’s development at Southfield Park in South Milford to see first-hand the help-to-buy scheme that is helping people onto the housing ladder
2014-02-15 Raising the Roof at Selby Station
Rail services between Leeds and Hull were disrupted on Wednesday night when trains through Selby had to be cancelled between 7pm and midnight after winds caused major damage to the roof at Selby Station.
2014-02-05 Picnic in South Milford Park
South Milford Memorial Playing Fields will be hosting Picnic in the Park 2014 on Saturday 28th June. The event will include a funfair, bouncy castles, bar and much more. Tickets will be available by the end of May.
2014-02-01 Vandals at South Milford Station
A vandal caused thousands of pounds of damage to two cars parked at South Milford railway station on Friday 24th January. The cars had windows smashed and were paint sprayed causing an estimated £3,500 of damage. Police are appealing for witnesses to call 0800 405040
2014-01-05 Musical Director Required
South Milford Brass are inviting applications for the position of Musical Director. Anyone interested in the position should apply in confidence by email to southmilfordbrass@ hotmail.co.uk or contact Claire Bramley, on 07752 334441. The vacancy is as a result of the resignation of their previous Musical Director Martin Hall after three very successful years of service with the band.
2014-01-02 South Milford Brass MD Stands Down
Martin Hall, the MD of South Milford Brass has announced his resignation. Martin’s 3 years' service with the band has been their most successful period to date winning the 2nd Section North of England title in March 2012 and then the 2nd Section National title in September 2012 and therefore promotion to the 1st Section in 2013.
2013-12-28 HS2 Meeting to Review Alternative Route Proposal
There will be a meeting on the evening of 9th January 2014 at Ledston School, to discuss the route of the proposed HS2 rail link. In attendance will be Elmet and Rothwell MP Alec Shelbrooke, representing an affected community whose alternate proposal for the HS2 rail route brings it much closer to South Milford and Sherburn.
2013-12-26 South Milford Restaurant Fined Over Unlicensed Alcohol
The manager of an Indian restaurant in South Milford has pleaded guilty to illegally serving alcohol following an investigation by licencing officers. Basha Miah, 31, was working at the Cumin Lounge in Low Street when he served alcohol without the necessary licence in place to do so. He pleaded guilty to the charge at York Magistrates Court and was given a three month conditional discharge and ordered to pay costs of £150.
2013-12-16 South Milford Parish Council Meeting
A meeting of South Milford Parish Council will be held at Grove House, Sand Lane, South Milford on Tuesday 17th December 2013 at 7.30pm