Sawley, Derbyshire

Sawley, Derbyshire

Coordinates: 52°52′34″N 1°17′49″W / 52.876000°N 1.297000°W / 52.876000; -1.297000

Sawley

Sawley
Population 6,500
District Erewash
Shire county Derbyshire
Region East Midlands
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town NOTTINGHAM
Postcode district NG10
Dialling code 0115
Police Derbyshire
Fire Derbyshire
Ambulance East Midlands
EU Parliament East Midlands
UK Parliament Erewash
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Sawley is a village and civil parish within the Borough of Erewash, in southeast Derbyshire, England. Around 6,500 people live in the parish. with a slightly higher than average number of people over 65.

Every year around the August Bank Holiday, Sawley All Saints holds a flower festival, with themed floral displays inside the church and a popular beer festival held in the village. There are several events throughout the year including a May Day festival, and an ever popular Garden Trail.

Sawley Marina is one of the most prominent features of the village, with access to the regions main waterways.

Read more about Sawley, Derbyshire:  History, Notable Residents