Late News

Temporary Closure of St Swithun’s Church, Woodborough

St. Swithun’s will be closed from 13th – 21st January inclusive due to building work being carried out.

There will be no regular activities taking place in church during this time, and there will be no Sunday service on 19th January.

Other Sunday services on 19th January can be found at Epperstone (9.30a.m Holy Communion), Gonalston (11.00a.m Holy Communion) and Oxton (4.00p.m Prayer & Reflection).

The church will be re-opened from 22nd January.

Meeting of Woodborough Parish Council

7.00pm 14th January at the Village Hall


You can view the agenda HERE

News Deliverers required in Woodborough

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Audrene (Maggie) Sutherland

The family of Audrene (Maggie) Sutherland are sad to announce her passing on 19.12.19 at Parker House in Woodthorpe, in the company of loved ones.
She moved into Taylor’s Croft in 1993, and was a member of many groups including the Art Group, History Group, worshipped at St.Swithun’s and was a regular in both the Four Bells and The Nags Head, enjoying many lunches and cups of tea/coffee.
You are welcome to help us celebrate her life on 9th January 2020 at 12.30pm, Gedling Crematorium, (Catfoot Lane), refreshments after at The Four Bells, who always looked after her so well.
Chris and Colin Sutherland and Rachael Hodges
For further details please contact Rachael or Andy Hodges on 965 6302

Extraordinary Meeting of the Parish Council

7.30pm 7th January at the Village Hall

The Parish Council meets next Tuesday January 7th at the later time of 7.30pm.

This extraordinary meeting has been called to consider planning matters.

Planning application 2019/1013 for new dwellings at 155 Lowdham Lane will be considered at 7.30pm. Members of the public interested in speaking or hearing the debate on this application are invited to arrive before 7.30pm.

Planning applications 2019/1079 and 2019/1080 for new dwellings off Private Rd and Broad Close will be considered at approximately 8.15pm. Members of the public interested in speaking or hearing the debate on these 2 applications are invited to arrive at 8.15pm.

Please contact the Clerk if you have any queries, tel 8498195.

View the agenda HERE.

Road Works Bulletin

Thursday 9th January 2020
13th January 2020

Bank Hill, Woodborough – approx. 450m Southwest of its junction with Main Street

09:30hrs until 15:30hrs, temporary 2-way traffic lights for telegraph pole replacement.

Emergency Contact: Andy, TLF Utilities on 01115 9303 777