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New Councillors join the Parish Council

New Councillors join the Parish Council

Posted: Fri, 17 May 2019 10:46 by Kate Sharpe

In the election on 2 May there were a number of new Councillors voted onto the Parish Council.

At the Annual Parish Council meeting on Tuesday 14 May, the Members of the new Council formally accepted office. At the meeting, the previous Chairman, Councillor John Sewell – who remains on the Council - thanked the retiring Councillors for their hard work over the past four years.

After taking office, the new Chairman, Councillor Alan Chewings assured the residents present at the meeting that the Parish Council would continue to work on behalf of the community to make Sawley a better place to live, work and visit. More »

The details of the new Councillors can be viewed here.

All residents are welcome to attend the monthly Parish Council meetings. There is 15 minutes at the start of the meeting when any resident can raise issues or concerns with the Council. Dates for forthcoming meetings can be viewed here. » Less

Erewash - Meet the Funders Event – Wednesday 5 June 2019

Erewash - Meet the Funders Event – Wednesday 5 June 2019

Posted: Fri, 10 May 2019 20:06 by Kate Sharpe

Erewash Voluntary Action are organising an Erewash Funding Festival - Meet the Funders on Wednesday 5 June 2019. This event will take place between 10.00 am and 2.00 pm at Erewash Voluntary Action Granville Avenue Long Eaton NG10 4HD.

This event is open for any community, voluntary organisation, statutory organisation, charity or not-for profit organisation to attend.

No booking is necessary, come along anytime to meet and chat to the funders who will be in attendance. This is a chance to talk face to face, ask questions and obtain advice and information about the various funding opportunities available. More »

There will be a number of funding organisations attending including the National Lottery Community Fund, Derbyshire County Council Community grants, Erewash Borough Council, East Midlands Airport Community Fund, Foundation Derbyshire, National Lottery Heritage Fund, Central England Co-op, Tesco, Asda, Erewash Voluntary Action, Derbyshire Police and Crime Commissioner, Derbyshire Public Health, Prince's Trust and the Coalfields Regeneration Trust.

For any further information contact Catriona Paterson Development Worker at Erewash Voluntary Action Telephone 0115 9466740 or email catriona@erewashcvs.org.uk » Less

Sawley and District Historical Society present a talk on the artist Dame Laura Knight.

Sawley and District Historical Society present a talk on the artist Dame Laura Knight.

Posted: Fri, 10 May 2019 19:36 by Kate Sharpe

Sawley and District Historical Society present a talk by Julia Powell on the artist Dame Laura Knight.

Date and Time: Monday 27 May 2019 at 8pm

Venue - Sawley Church Hall, Tamworth Road, Old Sawley.

All Welcome - Members £1.50 Visitors £4.00