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Newspapers – FREE DELIVERY?

Would you like your newspapers delivered in Woodborough with NO DELIVERY CHARGE for SIX WEEKS?

If so just contact us (see below)



We are always looking for news deliverers and at the moment we have a round available Monday – Saturday Lingwood Lane, Private Road area £17.50 per week, must be over 13 / under 90 years old.

Please contact us

Email or Call 0115 9892232

This is what we do!

CORE is a local community charity serving Calverton and surrounding areas since the first pit closure in 1994.  It is conveniently located central to Calverton in St Wilfrid’s Square with the Calverton Connection bus service on its doorstep.

CORE aims to:

  • improve employability for local people by providing educational opportunities and job help facilities
  • to improve personal independence and reduce isolation, particularly for the elderly, through our range of activities and volunteering opportunities
  • to improve the quality of life for people living in this rural environment through our information, access to computers and the internet and office services provision

We help the community and fulfil our goals by:

  • Supporting people in finding work
  • Running courses so that over 19’s can improve their skills and learning
  • Training our volunteers and offering further volunteering opportunities
  • Providing access to computer facilities
  • Helping people to research information
  • Providing access to professional advice through Citizens Advice Bureau surgeries held at our premises
  • Supporting local community organisations by providing advertising/ticket sales/referrals and partnership working
  • Hosting weekly chairbased exercise classes, drop-in IT, card-making classes, Counselling Therapy, Family Solicitor, twice-weekly Job Club supported by a professional team including lead tutor, careers officer, life coach, monthly Hearing Clinic, Alzheimers Carers Group, Chiropody,

Come and join in some great activities and courses.  Get help with difficult tasks – if we can’t do it we will point you to someone who can! 

Like us on Facebook and visit our website,  Email us on, phone us on 0115 8470551 or simply pop in and see us.