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    Harrington Bridge

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    Trent Lock

  • Presentation of Memorial Plaques to the Parish Council from Martin Wright.

    Presentation of Memorial Plaques to the Parish Council from Martin Wright.

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The People Of Sawley Have Had Their Say

The People Of Sawley Have Had Their Say

Posted: Tue, 21 Jul 2020 11:41 by Bethany Colegate

Sawley's objection to building on green belt has gone into Erewash.

Photo shows Sawley Parish Councillors, Alan Chewings (left) with the Parish Council online petition /signed by 2,457 residents.

Cllr Dave Doyle ( Right) with Sawley Community petition signed by hundreds.

Over 3,000 have signed the combined petitions against the development.

And Borough Councillor Denise Bond with over 100 objection forms from local residents. More have gone in online. More »

Thank you to everyone who supported the campaign. Together we can win.

Sawley has now spoken - Erewash need to listen. » Less

Dedication of Living memorial to the late Cllr Bill Camm

Dedication of Living memorial to the late Cllr Bill Camm

Posted: Sun, 12 Jul 2020 14:28 by Bethany Colegate

Finally there is a memorial to the late Cllr Bill Camm, 9 years after his death. Fittingly the Memorial has been placed opposite his former home on Kedleston Close in Sawley

Sawley Parish Council today unveiled the 'Living Memorial' Bench & Planter - to the late Cllr Bill Camm.

Many local people have fond memories off Bill as he represented the community of Sawley for nearly 50 years.

Taking part in the act of dedication to Bill were Sawley Parish Councillors Alan Chewings, Dave Doyle & John Hey Heddle, accompanied by local residents who knew Bill for many years.

Download to say No to 300 Houses on Lock Lane

Posted: Mon, 06 Jul 2020 08:57 by Bethany Colegate

To tell Erewash Borough Council you do not want 300 houses on lock lane, you need to fill in a form to respond to their "Core Plan Consultation". To make things easier you can down load a form below, with all the arguments against building on Lane already filled in. Just put your details at the top (For representations to be valid, a full name and address must be provided), and if you have anything to add put it "general comments" at the end, then email it to planningpolicy@erewash.gov.uk . The Core Plan can be seen at https://www.erewash.gov.uk/index.php/local-development-framework/2020-core-strategy-review.html. Thankyou for doing your bit. More »

Just say no to houses on Lock Lane Sawley:

Say no to houses on Lock Lane Sawley, and Say where they could be built: » Less

Cllr Alan Chewings, Cllr Dave Doyle and Cllr John Hey Heddle, were pleased to received two commemorative plaques that have been donated to the Sawley community by local artist Mr Martin Wright. The Plaques will be installed on the War Memorial on Lock Lane in time for the VE Day Celebrations.