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New Councillors join the Parish Council

New Councillors join the Parish Council

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,... Read More »

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

Tags: Sawley Parish Council

Erewash - Meet the Funders Event – Wednesday 5 June 2019

Erewash - Meet the Funders Event – Wednesday 5 June 2019

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... Read More »

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

Tags: Voluntary and community groups, Erewash Voluntary Action

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.

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

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

Tags: Sawley and District Historical Society

New Knit'n'Natter group in Sawley

New Knit'n'Natter group in Sawley

Like to Knit, Crochet and Natter? Then join a new group that has just started to meet up every week in Sawley!

All abilities welcome including those who want to learn a new skill. If you would like to spend a couple of hours with others, knitting and crocheting, and enjoying a chat and a cup of tea, then come along on a Wednesday to Sawley Memorial Hall on Draycott Road between 12 noon and 2pm.

Needles,... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 03 May 2019 10:36 by Kate Sharpe

Tags: Community Event

Reporting Incidents To Police

Reporting Incidents To Police

Derbyshire Constabulary have offered the following advice for reporting incidents to the Police:

We are aware that sometimes suspicious incidents, thefts and or antisocial behaviour get posted on local social media groups rather than being reported to Police. We do not monitor these sites therefore, if posted there and not reported to us also, we will not be aware of the issues people are facing.

There... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 02 May 2019 12:33 by Kate Sharpe

Tags: Police

Mobile Library Route Update for Sawley

Mobile Library Route Update for Sawley

Did you know that Derbyshire's mobile library service visits Sawley every month?

Derbyshire library service has two mobile libraries, based at Buxton and Long Eaton, serving around 150 communities across the county. These communities are visited once every four weeks and the mobile libraries offer a range of services for everyone including fiction and non-fiction books for adults and children, large... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 02 May 2019 11:39 by Kate Sharpe

Tags: Derbyshire County Council, Mobile Library Service

Elections 2 May - Clarification on voting

Elections 2 May - Clarification on voting

Erewash residents are being reminded that they do not need any photo I.D in order to vote in next month's Borough and Parish Council elections.

As long as people are registered to vote they can do so as they normally would. The clarification comes as two pilot schemes running in Derby and Broxtowe will see voters required to show photo I.D in order to vote in their local elections.

The 2 May elections... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 01 May 2019 13:40 by Kate Sharpe

Tags: Elections

Sawley and District Historical Society present a talk on Ordnance Survey in South Derbyshire in the 19th Century.

Sawley and District Historical Society present a talk on Ordnance Survey in South Derbyshire in the 19th Century.

Sawley and District Historical Society present a talk by Ros Pearson entitled 'When Mat and Mel came to Town' - Ordnance Survey in South Derbyshire in the 19th Century.

Date and Time: Monday 29 April 2019 at 8pm

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

All Welcome - Members £1.50 Visitors £4.00

Posted: Wed, 17 Apr 2019 11:03 by Kate Sharpe

Tags: Sawley and District Historical Society

Sawley and District Historical Society present a talk on Nottingham’s Theatre History

Sawley and District Historical Society present a talk on Nottingham’s Theatre History

Sawley and District Historical Society present atalk by Andy Smart on Nottingham's Theatre History

Date and Time: Monday 25 March 2019 at 8pm

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

All Welcome - Members £1.50 Visitors £4.00

Posted: Wed, 20 Mar 2019 16:05 by Kate Sharpe

Tags: Sawley and District Historical Society

Represent your Community

Represent your Community

SAWLEY PARISH COUNCIL is calling on residents, passionate about their community to stand in the local elections on 2 May 2019 to become a Parish Councillor

What do councillors do?

Councillors are the champions of their community and give residents a voice on the decisions the council makes. Becoming a councillor will allow you to make a real difference in your community by engaging with residents, local... Read More »

Posted: Sat, 23 Feb 2019 08:44 by Kate Sharpe

Tags: Sawley Parish Council, Election

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