The Sawley Directory
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All Saints Parish Church
See Cranfleet CutErewash CanalSawley CutTrent & Mersey CanalAll Saints' Parish ChurchBaptist ChurchWesleyan ChurchMemorial Hall & Community Centre
Derbyshire County Council
The Derbyshire Derwent (there are other rivers with the same name) rises on Bleaklow in the Peak District and flows 50 miles through Derbyshire to join the River Trent at Sawley.
Erewash Borough Council
The bridge over the River Trent at Sawley was erected in 1790. The 1790 stone bridge was replaced by the present iron girder structure in 1905.
See Sawley Marina
Member of Parliament
Memorial Hall & Community Centre
The current parish council was established in 2000
See Erewash, Soar, Trent, Derwent.
St Chad's Water
Sawley Infant & Junior School
A 26 acre site, of which 23 acres are water, with moorings for 700 boats, makes the Sawley Marina one of the largest inland marinas in the country.
Sawley Safer Neighbourhood
Sawley TOC H Boys Club
See Dovedale SchoolSawley Infant & Junior SchoolLakeside School
See also Sawley Toc H Boys Club
The River Trent rises on Biddulph Moor in Staffordshire and flows through Staffordshire, Derbyshire, Leicestershire, Nottinghamshire and Lincolnshire before joining the River Ouse to form the Humber estuary. The length of the river is 170 miles, and Sawley is at the mid-point between source and mouth.
Trent & Mersey Canal
The word 'twitchell', meaning an alley or pedestrian footway between buildings, seems to be peculiar to Sawley and the surrounding district. The newsletter of the Sawley & District Historical Society is called The Twitchell.
The Sawley Weight Watchers meet on Thursdays at 6 p.m. in the Sawley Methodist Church.