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NOTICE OF CASUAL VACANCY NUMBER 2 - APPLICATIONS WELCOME

BOROUGH OF EREWASH

PARISH OF SAWLEY

NOTICE OF CASUAL VACANCY

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that by reason of resignation, a vacancy has occurred among the members of the Parish Council. Any persons willing to fill this vacancy should apply by completing the application form below and send this directly to the Clerk on or before Tuesday 29 August 2017 at midnight.

The council may co-opt any persons who are legally... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 15 Aug 2017 20:00 by Tom

Tags: Erewash Borough Council, Notice of Casual Vacancy

Lakeside car park reopens

Lakeside car park reopens

Sawley Parish Councillors are pleased with our refurbished car park at Lakeside Park, which has now been open for just over a week.

The recent works included the installing of drainage, kerb edgings and a permanent tarmacked surface with white lining for 20 parking bays (two of which are disabled parking only).

This project has ensured the car park's continued use by providing a tarmacked surface with... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 04 Jul 2017 22:05 by Tom

Tags: Business Plan, Erewash Borough Council, Lakeside Park, Rural Community Grant Scheme

Sunflowers and sunshine for this year’s Sawley Garden Trail

Sunflowers and sunshine for this year’s Sawley Garden Trail

This year's Garden Trail enjoyed superb weather and a record attendance with 14 gardens opened for the public to enjoy, together with plant sales, crafts and refreshments.

The Prize Draw in aid of Derbyshire, Leicestershire & Rutland Air Ambulance raised £771 with over 25 prizes donated by local businesses in Sawley.

Proceeds from each garden will be donated to the garden's own charity (as... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 03 Jul 2017 20:01 by Tom

Tags: All Saints' Church, Community Event, Sawley Garden Trail, St Mary's Church, The Parish of Sawley

Sawley Summer Fair

Sawley Summer Fair

The Friends of Sawley Park are hosting another fun packed Summer Fair for all the family on Saturday 8 July from 1pm until 5pm. Everyone is welcome!

Featuring the amazing DJ Wild George, plenty of stalls, children's rides, a mobile skate park, ice creams, cakes, books, dance & martial arts shows, police and fire service and much much more!

The event will take place on Sawley Park off Draycott Road.... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 26 Jun 2017 21:05 by Tom

Tags: Community Event, Sawley Summer Fair, The Friends of Sawley Park, Voluntary and community groups

Annual Parish Meeting

Annual Parish Meeting

The Annual Parish Meeting will be held on Tuesday 27 June 2017 at 7.00 pm at the Wesleyan Methodist Hall.

All parishes hold a meeting once a year to discuss the affairs of the parish. It is an opportunity for the Parish Council to report on its activities during the year as well as Borough and Parish Councillors. Local groups can feedback on their activities within the parish as well as for local residents... Read More »

Posted: Sun, 18 Jun 2017 09:45 by Tom

Tags: Annual Parish Meeting

Sawley Garden Trail

Sawley Garden Trail

It's that time of year again...this year's Garden Trail will be held on Sunday 2nd July, from 2 - 5:30pm.

Many beautiful gardens will be open for you to enjoy, together with plant sales, crafts and refreshments. Proceeds from each garden will be donated to the garden's personal charity listed within the programme.

Programmes are available in advance from Sweet Williams Florist and Mills Florist, Sawley... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 06 Jun 2017 08:40 by Tom

Tags: All Saints' Church, Sawley Garden Trail, St Mary's Church, The Parish of Sawley

Car park improvements works get underway

Car park improvements works get underway

Sawley Parish Council are pleased to confirm that the works to refurbish the car park at Lakeside Park, Sawley will get underway from 29 May 2017, for approximately 3 weeks.

THE CAR PARK WILL BE CLOSED FOR THE DURATION OF THE WORKS.

The works will include new drainage, kerb edging and a permanent tarmacked surface with lining for 12 parking bays (two of which will be disabled parking only).

This project... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 15 May 2017 22:40 by Tom

Tags: Business Plan, Car Park Closure, Erewash Borough Council, Lakeside Park, Rural Community Grant Scheme

Green-fingered partnership out in force at Long Eaton to help beautify the station

Green-fingered partnership out in force at Long Eaton to help beautify the station
  • Works undertaken around the station entrance on Tamworth Road
  • Community planting day with input from East Midlands Trains, local community station adopters, Sawley Parish Council, CrossCountry Trains, Network Rail and Derbyshire County Council
  • 16 new planters added along with hundreds of plants and shrubs

A community planting event involving a range of partners took place yesterday (Wednesday 5 April)... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 06 Apr 2017 19:15 by Tom

Tags: CrossCountry Trains, Derbyshire County Council, East Midlands Trains, Improvements, Long Eaton Railway Station, Network Rail, Sawley Parish Council

Sawley Garden Trail - we need your garden!

Sawley Garden Trail - we need your garden!

We're looking for lovely private gardens, allotments and community spaces who may wish to open their gates for the 2017 Sawley Garden Trail.

Sawley Garden Trail will take place on Sunday 2 July from 2pm until 5.30pm.

You needn't have won awards or have the finest manicured lawn, every garden has something of interest to offer! So why not join the trail, welcome new friends into your garden and help out.... Read More »

Posted: Sat, 14 Jan 2017 21:07 by Tom

Tags: All Saints' Church, Community Event, Sawley Garden Trail, St Mary's Church, The Parish of Sawley

Sawley Parish Council – Christmas message

Sawley Parish Council – Christmas message

It's hard to believe that it is already time to wish you a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year.

What a year it has been for us all in Sawley.We have achieved a great deal over the last 12 months.

Our community has come together to celebrate some wonderful occasions – the Queen's 90th Birthday celebrations, Sawley Garden Trail, Friends of Sawley Park Fun Day, the annual Flower Festival at All Saints'... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 19 Dec 2016 21:30 by Tom

Tags: Business Plan, Christmas Message, Community Events

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