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Community household waste collection service

Community household waste collection service

Erewash Borough Council have launched a trial service to help residents in the Borough dispose of small household items.

Between 8:00am-11:30am on Saturday 5 January 2019 and Saturday 2 March 2019, residents can take small bulky items, which do not fit into a black bin, to a waste collection point at Sawley Park car park on Draycott Road in Sawley. Staff will assist in loading the items into a vehicle.... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 10 Dec 2018 15:15 by Kate Sharpe

Tags: Waste Disposal, Erewash Borough Council

Come along to the Long Eaton & District 50+ Forum

Come along to the Long Eaton & District 50+ Forum

Are you 50 plus? - Come along and join the Long Eaton & District 50+ Forum

The next Open Forum takes place on Monday 10th December 2018 @10.15am in the Council Chambers, Long Eaton Town Hall, Derby Road.

Light Refreshments will be served from 9:45 am Doors will not be opened to members until 9:00am

Speakers to include:

- Philip Shore Helping Farmers in the Developing World Shared Interest Foundation... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 04 Dec 2018 15:48 by Kate Sharpe

Tags: Community Event, Over 50 Forum

Lighting up Sawley!

Lighting up Sawley!

Thank you to the many residents, young and old, who came along yesterday evening to celebrate the switching on of the Sawley Christmas Lights.

A huge crowd gathered at Lakeside Park for the event. Prior to the switch on they were entertained by the Long Eaton Silver Prize Band and the Choir, U3A Silvatones who bravely played and sang Christmas Carols and tunes in the cold - but thankfully dry - November... Read More »

Posted: Sat, 24 Nov 2018 18:39 by Kate Sharpe

Tags: Community Event, Switch On, Christmas Lights

Notice of the conclusion of audit and right to inspect the Annual Return for 2017-2018

Notice of the conclusion of audit for Sawley Parish Council - accounts for the year ended 31 March 2018 as required under The Accounts and Audit Regulations 2015 (SI 2015 No.234) The Local Audit and Accountability Act 2014

Date of announcement: 21 November 2018 (Following interim report posted 30 September)

Days and times of availability for public rights to inspect statement of accounts:

Tuesday 27 November... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 21 Nov 2018 12:08 by Kate Sharpe

Tags: Notice of conclusion of audit 2017-2018

Sawley and District Historical Society present a talk 'The History of Cartography'.

Sawley and District Historical Society present a talk 'The History of Cartography'.

Sawley and District Historical Society present a talk by Richard Stone entitled 'The History of Cartography'.

Date and Time: Monday 26 November at 8pm

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

Illustration is of the Mappa Mundi

All Welcome - Members £1.50 Visitors £4.00

Posted: Wed, 14 Nov 2018 21:46 by Kate Sharpe

Tags: Sawley and District Historical Society

Sawley Remembrance Day

Sawley Remembrance Day

On Sunday 11 November the residents of Sawley marked the Centenary of the Armistice that ended the First World War with an Act of Remembrance which took place at Sawley War Memorial.

Hundreds of residents gathered for the parade from All Saints Church and the Act of Remembrance at the Memorial, with the laying of wreaths and crosses by individuals and organisations from Sawley.

Thank you to 4th Sawley... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 12 Nov 2018 17:54 by Kate Sharpe

Tags: Remembrance Day Parade and Service

Aquamarine class and Amethyst class Remember

Aquamarine class and Amethyst class Remember

Residents of all ages have been thinking about Remembrance Day and preparing their own commemoration to the men of the village who lost their lives in WW1 & WW2.

The children of Sawley Infant and Nursery School have made these handprint poppy wreaths and have placed them at the War Memorial. They were laid by Aquamarine class and Amethyst class from year 2.

Posted: Fri, 09 Nov 2018 20:41 by Kate Sharpe

Tags: Remembrance Day Parade and Service

Many thanks to the ladies of the Sawley Women's Institute

Many thanks to the ladies of the Sawley Women's Institute

Residents walking or driving past the War Memorial on the corner of Tamworth Road and Lock Lane have been stopped in their tracks by the striking display of poppies there.

The displays are the hard work of the members of the Sawley Women's Institute who for many weeks have been knitting the many hundreds of bright woollen poppies that have been used to create the installations - inspired by those at... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 05 Nov 2018 18:55 by Kate Sharpe

Tags: Remembrance Day Parade and Service

Sawley Remembers

Sawley Remembers

On Sunday 11 November the residents of Sawley will mark the Centenary of the Armistice that ended the First World War with an Act of Remembrance that will take place at Sawley War Memorial.

Those residents who wish to walk with the clergy and guides/scouts are asked to form up at All Saints Church at 10.20am with the parade leaving at 10.30am and reaching the War Memorial at 10.50am. Those not wishing... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 02 Nov 2018 20:02 by Kate Sharpe

Tags: Remembrance Day Parade and Service

Visit to Sawley by Hardyal Dhindsa - Derbyshire's Police and Crime Commissioner

Visit to Sawley by Hardyal Dhindsa - Derbyshire's Police and Crime Commissioner

Hardyal Dhindsa, Police and Crime Commissioner for Derbyshire attended the October meeting of Sawley Parish Council.

Residents of Sawley were invited to come along and meet with PCC Dhindsa as part of his #D383 tour of Derbyshire's urban, suburban and rural communities. During his term of office, PCC Dhindsa plans to visit all 343 villages or towns in Derbyshire as he seeks views on policing, community... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 25 Oct 2018 11:25 by Kate Sharpe

Tags: Police and Crime Commissioner

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