2016-02-08 It’s Better by Train
According to figures published by the Office for Rail and Road the footfall figure for South Milford railway station was up from 117,282 in 2014 to 131,058 in 2015, a big increase of 11.7 percent. At Sherburn station footfall also increased from 42,546 to 44,254, an increase of 4.1 percent.
2016-01-17 Drink-Drive Arrests Up 20 Percent in North Yorkshire
Eleven people from the Selby area were arrested this Christmas as part of an annual crack-down on intoxicated drivers. These include 56 year-old South Milford man, Anthony Sambidge, who has been ordered by York Magistrates Court to pay £375 in fines and charges and was banned from driving for 18 months. He provided police with a breathalyser reading of 70 micrograms per 100ml of blood, the limit is 35micrograms.
2015-12-13 Police Hunt Wine Thief
Police are looking for a man who stole several bottles of wine from the Marks And Spencer store in South Milford. Six bottles, valued at £62 were taken from the shop at the BP garage on 24th November at 6.20pm
2015-11-01 South Milford Bonfire and Firework Display
Osgoldcross and Elmet Rotary’s Annual South Milford Bonfire and Firework display takes place on 7th November Advance tickets are £6, available from 14th October, under 5's are free.
2015-10-08 South Milford Bonfire and Firework Display
This year’s South Milford bonfire and firework display takes place at South Milford Cricket Club on 7th November. Castleford Tigers Mascot "JT" will be at the bonfire and Josh Warrington the young Leeds boxer is also confirmed.
2015-09-16 Annual Charity Chinese Banquet
Chernobyl Aid UK are hosting a Chinese Banquet and Quiz night at The China Palace, South Milford on Friday 16th October from 7.30pm. Tickets cost £20 per head or tables are available for 8, 10 or 12 people. Contact Jenny Allison on email@example.com for tickets and more details
2015-07-16 Party in the Park
The Party in the Park event takes place in South Milford on Saturday 18th July from 12:30 till 8pm The event is organized by South Milford Memorial Playing Fields Association and will have food, drink, activities for the children and much more. Confirmed artists are as follows: Stella, The Supersonic Jets, The Noize Doctorz, The Idol Dead and DJ Ben Holmes
2015-06-30 Trailer Stolen from South Milford Hotel
Police have appealed for information following the theft of a trailer from the grounds of Milford Hotel, South Milford. The stolen trailer is a unique conversion of an ex-military Sankey trailer. Its original body tub had been removed and replaced with a wire cage and angle iron body. Anyone who can help officers with their enquiries is urged to contact North Yorkshire Police on 101
2015-06-10 South Milford Clean Team
South Milford Clean Team holds a litter pick in South Milford on the first Saturday of each month. The group which meets outside the primary school at 9.30am has been going for around ten years. New volunteers are welcome.
2015-05-24 Bonfire Price Freeze Announced
South Milford Bonfire and Firework Display committee has decided to freeze the price of admission to their annual event for the third year in a row. Admission remains £6 with children under 5 free. They also want to hear from residents about anything that they should add to improve the event. All suggestions will be considered.