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March's Parish Council Meeting

It has been decided that it would be a good idea to move the Parish Council meeting forwards one week due to the current pandemic situation in the UK.

Sawley residents are as always more than welcome to attend but please be mindful off the current government advice with regards to social distancing.

Should you or anyone whom you have been in contact with be displaying the symptoms of Covid-19 we respectfully... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 18 Mar 2020 16:09 by Bethany Colegate

Tags: Parish Council meeting

Autumn Planting

Autumn Planting

Where next in Sawley?
Sawley is looking good with displays of Spring Flowers, despite the atrocious weather recently.
Last Autumn members of the public, local church groups and Parish Councillors spent time planting bulbs, bought by Sawley Parish Council.
We now want to do more spring bulb planting this autumn and would welcome views of residents on areas that should be planted.
Feel free to give us your... Read More »



Posted: Tue, 10 Mar 2020 16:20 by Bethany Colegate

Tags: Community Events

Bill Camm, Memorial Bench and Planter

Bill Camm, Memorial Bench and Planter

Does anyone know of a close relative of the late Bill Camm? Daughter / Son.

At the latest meeting of Sawley Parish Council, Local Councillors unanimously agreed to set aside the funding for a living memorial (A large planter and bench) to be placed on the Corner of Wilmot Street and Kedleston Close, near to where Bill lived.

It's hoped the memorial will be established ready for summer planting and the... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 03 Mar 2020 13:44 by Bethany Colegate

Tags: Bill Camm

Sawley Parish Councils Motion against Proposed Housing Development of Lock Lane, Sawley

Sawley Parish Councils Motion against Proposed Housing Development of Lock Lane, Sawley

The full motion being brought to the Parish council meeting re the proposed development of 300 houses in Sawley

"Sawley Parish Council accepts that there is a need for additional and affordable housing in the Long Eaton & Sawley Conurbation, but we do not believe the proposed development of 300 houses at Lock Lane Nature Reserve / small golf course is suitable.

Firstly, it will destroy the nature... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 12 Feb 2020 19:17 by Bethany Colegate

Tags: Housing development, Lock lane

Community Litter Pick

Community Litter Pick

Community litter pick all welcome to get involved

Posted: Wed, 12 Feb 2020 11:41 by Bethany Colegate

Tags: Community Event, Sawley Parish Council, Voluntary and community groups

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: Tue, 19 Nov 2019 11:39 by Bethany Colegate

Tags: Derbyshire County Council, Mobile Library Service

Share your views on Policing in Derbyshire with the county's Police and Crime Commissioner Hardyal Dhindsa

Share your views on Policing in Derbyshire with the county's Police and Crime Commissioner Hardyal Dhindsa

Hardyal Dhindsa, Police and Crime Commissioner for Derbyshire will attend the November meeting of Sawley Parish Council. Come along and share your views on policing in Derbyshire.

Residents of Sawley are 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... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 15 Nov 2019 13:19 by Bethany Colegate

Tags: Police and Crime Commissioner

Sawley's Act of Remembrance

Sawley's Act of Remembrance

On Sunday 10 November the residents of Sawley attended an Act of Remembrance for all those who were killed in the two World Wars and other conflicts in modern times.

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 Rainbows, Brownies... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 11 Nov 2019 13:31 by Bethany Colegate

Tags: Remembrance Day Parade and Service

Notice of Election

ELECTION OF PARISH COUNCILLORS FOR THE PARISH OF SAWLEY

1. An election is to be held for FOUR Parish Councillors for the said Parish.

2. Nomination papers must be delivered to the Electoral Services Office, Town Hall, Ilkeston between 9am and 4pm on any working day from the date of publication of this notice (excluding bank holidays) but no later than 4pm on Friday 15 November 2019.

3. Nomination papers... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 04 Nov 2019 16:36 by Bethany Colegate

Tags: Notice of Election

Sawley Remembrance Day Service and Parade

Sawley Remembrance Day Service and Parade

The Remembrance Day Service and Parade for Sawley will be held on Sunday 10 November 2019.

A church service will take place at All Saints' Church, Sawley at 10.00am followed by a parade to the War Memorial, which will be led by the Processional Cross bearer followed by the clergy, choir and congregation of All Saint's Church.

The parade will also include veterans and former serving members of the Armed... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 04 Nov 2019 12:26 by Bethany Colegate

Tags: All Saints' Church, B6540 Tamworth Road, Remembrance Day Parade and Service, Road Closure

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