• Harrington Bridge

    Harrington Bridge

  • Trent Lock

    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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Notice for the Exercise of Public Rights - External Audit 2021/22

Notice for the Exercise of Public Rights - External Audit 2021/22

Posted: Wed, 29 Jun 2022 09:58 by Bethany Colegate

Confirmation of the dates for the period for the exercise of public rights as part of the External Audit process for Sawley Parish Council audit and accounts 2021/22.

Each year the smaller authority's Annual Governance and Accountability Return (AGAR) needs to be reviewed by an external auditor appointed by Smaller Authorities' Audit Appointments Ltd. The unaudited AGAR has been published with the attached notice. As it has yet to be reviewed by the appointed auditor, it is subject to change as a result of that review. More »

Any person interested has the right to inspect and make copies of the accounting records for the financial year to which the audit relates and all books, deeds, contracts, bills, vouchers, receipts and other documents relating to those records must be made available for inspection by any person interested. For the year ended 31 March 2022, these documents will be available on reasonable notice by application to the Clerk:

Email: clerk@sawleyparishcouncil.org.uk

Commencing Thursday 30th June 2022 - Wednesday 10th August 2022. » Less

40th Anniversary of the Falklands conflict

40th Anniversary of the Falklands conflict

Posted: Fri, 17 Jun 2022 07:26 by Bethany Colegate

Sawley commemorated the 40th Anniversary of the end of the Falklands conflict.
Sawley Parish Councillor Alan Chewings led the introduction to the act of remembrance and the Rev Tony Street said the prayers and blessing.
Sawley Parish Councillor Dave Doyle laid the wreath on behalf of the community.
While Cllr John Hey Heddle lowers the flag to half mast.
Local residents also attended to pay their respects to all those who lost their lives

Sawley Pride

Sawley Pride

Posted: Fri, 17 Jun 2022 07:24 by Bethany Colegate

Sawley's Community Flag Pole is now flying the Pride flag for the remainder of June. Celebrating diversity, togetherness and the need for equality.

Flag raised by Cllr Frazer Stanko & local resident Henry Icke, supported by other members of Sawley Parish Council

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.