Author: Bethany Colegate

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

NOTICE OF CASUAL VACANCIES

NOTICE OF CASUAL VACANCIES

BOROUGH OF EREWASH

PARISH OF SAWLEY

NOTICE OF CASUAL VACANCIES

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that vacancies exist for FOUR Parish Councillors to serve on the Sawley Parish Council.

Any ten electors for the said Parish may by notice in writing to the Returning Officer, Town Hall, Ilkeston, DE7 5RP within 14 days from the date of this notice (excluding Saturdays, Sundays and the days of any Bank Holiday break)... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 17 Oct 2019 09:51 by Bethany Colegate

Tags: Notice of Casual Vacancy, Sawley Parish Council

Notice of the conclusion of audit and right to inspect the Annual Return for 2018-2019

Notice of the conclusion of audit and right to inspect the Annual Return for 2018-2019

Notice of the conclusion of audit for Sawley Parish Council - accounts for the year ended 31 March 2019 as required under The Accounts and Audit Regulations 2015 (SI 2015 No.234) The Local Audit and Accountability Act 2014

Date of announcement: 26 September 2019

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

Monday - Friday 9.30am - 2.00pm or on Tuesday 29 October 2019... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 26 Sep 2019 12:39 by Bethany Colegate

Tags: External Audit 2018-19, Notice of conclusion of audit 2018-19

Autumn Footprints Walking Festival 14 - 29 September 2019

Autumn Footprints Walking Festival 14 - 29 September 2019

Join in the Amber Valley and Erewash Walking Festival.

The Autumn Footprints Festival offers a great choice of 42 free guided walks from 14 - 29 September 2019. Sixteen days of enjoyable walks and informative talks with something for everyone of all abilities.

Click on link below to download the leaflet with details of all the guided walks.

Posted: Sat, 07 Sep 2019 10:02 by Bethany Colegate

Tags: Autumn Walking Festival, Community Event, Erewash Borough Council

Volunteers needed for our Community Bulb Planting!

Volunteers needed for our Community Bulb Planting!

Sawley Parish Council is hosting a Community Bulb Planting event on Sunday 13th October 2019 from 11.30am-1.30pm and is looking for volunteers to help.

Come along and join in this family friendly activity as we prepare the village for a beautiful spring!

All to meet at Sawley Memorial Hall, Draycott Road at 11.30am, then we will work in teams at different sites in the village.

Everyone welcome!

•... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 02 Sep 2019 12:17 by Bethany Colegate

Tags: Community Event

Join in the Sawley Community Speedwatch initiative

Join in the Sawley Community Speedwatch initiative

Our local PCSO, Josh Harvey from the Long Eaton Safer Neighbourhood Team is setting up a Community Speedwatch initiative in Sawley.

A meeting was held on Tuesday 16th July for residents to come along to find out how the Community Speedwatch scheme works and to highlight any potential sites in the Sawley area.

A number of residents have volunteered to operate the Speedwatch scheme but if you would like... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 22 Jul 2019 13:35 by Bethany Colegate

Tags: Community Speedwatch

Notice for the excercise of Public Rights - External Audit 2018/19

Notice for the excercise of Public Rights - External Audit 2018/19

Confirmation of the dates for the period for the exercise of public rights as part of the External Audit process for Sawley Parish Council audit and accounts 2018/19.

Each year the smaller authority's Annual Governance and Accountability Return (AGAR) needs to be reviewed by an external auditor appointed by Smaller Authorities' Audit Appointments Ltd. The unaudited AGAR has been published with the attached... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 04 Jul 2019 11:41 by Bethany Colegate

Tags: Exercise of Public Rights - Accounts and Audit 2018/19

Want to report a pot hole, broken pavement or street light not working?

Want to report a pot hole, broken pavement or street light not working?

As a resident you may wish to report a pot hole in the road, a broken pavement or street light not working. Sometimes it is difficult to know where to go to do this.

The FixMyStreet website https://www.fixmystreet.com/ is quick and easy to use; it works by mapping and reporting street problems to the councils responsible for fixing them – anywhere in the UK.

Alternatively you can contact the Borough... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 04 Jul 2019 11:15 by Bethany Colegate

Tags: Derbyshire County Council, Erewash Borough Council, Report it

Seeking Volunteer Befrienders

Seeking Volunteer Befrienders

Erewash Voluntary Action are seeking Volunteer Befrienders.

COULD YOU HELP make a difference in someone's life?

Our volunteers befriend people who are lonely, isolated or housebound. This can be simply be calling in for a weekly chat and a cuppa; it goes a long way to help make a difference in someone's life.

The aim of the Befriending Scheme is to enhance the quality of life and alleviate social isolation... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 17 Jun 2019 10:21 by Bethany Colegate

Tags: Volunteers