How to Get Here
If you are seeking assistance with ear wax removal or would like a free, no-obligation hearing test; it couldn't be simpler to get to the Hearing Aid Centre from Sherburn in Elmet.
By Car(approx 20 miles/35 minutes):
- Get on A1(M) from A162 and A63
- Continue on A1(M)
- Take M62 and M621 to Ring Road/A6110 in Leeds
- Take exit 1 from M621
- At the roundabout, take the third exit onto Royds Lane
- Turn right onto Whitehall Road/A58
- Turn left onto Dixon Lane
By Bus (approx 1 hour 20 minutes):
- Catch the 493 from Maltkiln Cottages
- Ride for 7 minutes/2 stops to Kirk Fenton Primary School
- Walk west on Main Street
- At the roundabout, take the first exit onto Station Road
- Slight left onto Common Lane
- Take the entrance to Church Fenton Rail Station (entrance)
- Catch the northern Blackpool North train (Platform 3)
- Ride for 21 minutes (non-stop) to Leeds Station
- Walk west
- Turn right towards Princes Square
- Turn left towards Princes Square
- Slight right towards Princes Square
- Turn left onto Aire Street
- Catch the 254 from Aire Street (stop S12)
- Ride for 8 minutes/9 stops to Whitehall Road Dixon Lane
- Walk east on Whitehall Road/A58 towards Dixon Lane
- Turn left onto Dixon Lane
About Sherburn in Elmet
Sherburn in Elmet is a large suburb near Leeds, West Yorkshire. Sherburn in Elmet is neighboured by Aberford, Micklefield, Ledsham and South Milford. Approximately 17 miles away from Leeds city centre, Sherburn in Elmet enjoys a village-like atmosphere.
Living in Sherburn in Elmet
Sherburn in Elmet has all the local amenities a resident could ask for. Nearby supermarkets include ALDI, Tesco Express, Co-op Food - Sherburn-in-Elmet, Best One, Fultons Foods and SPAR Sherburn. In Sherburn in Elmet there is Athlestan Community Primary School, Sherburn High School, Sherburn Hungate Primary School, South Milford Community Primary School, Barkston Ash Catholic School and Monk Fryston C of E Primary School offering choice to residents with children.
Sherburn in Elmet has excellent proximity to the town centre. The M1 offers a quick route, alternatively; bus routes 403, 493 and the Transpennine Express and northern line arrive in Leeds City Centre and only take approximately 1 hour.
Sherburn in Elmet postcode: LS25
The History of Sherburn in Elmet
The village of Sherburn in Elmet is said to have possible Roman origins. The field that adjoined All Saints' Church is said to be the site of a palace for the kings of Elmet, which was given to them by Athlestan to the Archbishops of York around the 10th century.
The site of All Saints' Church was originally the site of an Anglo-Saxon church. All Saints' Church is exceptionally large, dating back to 1120, it has Norman pillars and a large tower housing eight bells. During the Battle of Towton, which was fought nearby, it is said that King Edward IV used the tower of All Saints' Church as an observation point to survey the battle lines.
Things to do in Sherburn in Elmet
Sherburn in Elmet has many sports clubs. Sherburn Eversley Cricket Club was formed in the 20th century and has two teams that play on a Saturday afternoon in the Wetherby League: the first playing in the second division in 2016 and the second team playing in the fifth division. There is also a Thursday evening team.
The Sherburn White Rose Football Club was disbanded for many years, but was reformed in 1960 and have since played in the West Yorkshire League.
There is also the Wheatsheaf Angling Club that controls the Bacon Factory Pond, a recreational fishery on the east side of Sherburn in Elmet. The Bacon Factory Pond is stocked with pike, eels, trench bream, roach, carp and perch.
The Squires Cafe is infamous around Sherburn in Elmet as being a meeting place for motorcycle riders, most popularly on Wednesday evenings and Sunday afternoons. It is said that the scenic roads on the way into the centre of Sherburn in Elmet are very attractive to motorcycle riders and the Squires Cafe is a great place to meet for a meal and a drink after the ride.
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