Clarborough & Welham Community
near Retford, Bassetlaw
North Nottinghamshire
United Kingdom
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Clarborough & Welham community, your gateway to Retford, Bassetlaw, North Nottinghamshire and origins of the Mayflower Pilgrims

This homepage has been ‘cleaned up’ with long-term notices relating to local Covid-19 matters moved to our new Local Covid-19 page. Note: we have also ‘greyed out’ events and activities throughout our site that Covid-19 emergency have suspended - but please do check with organisations for very latest situations.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

For the widest range of support and information about your health needs, look no
further than Notts Help Yourself here...

Watch out for Covid vaccination scams! Go to our Neighbourhood Alert page here... Remember - the vaccination is FREE so no personal details are needed!

Latest news - more vaccines on the way!
Latest WHO updates on vaccines here...
Click here for the latest national guidance.


Clarborough & Welham Newsletter has a much wider
‘reach’ than you might expect. Click here for more on our advertising deals..
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Want your local weather forecast?  Click the Sun!

Neighbourhood Alert warns about email Bitcoin
investment scams - read details here...

 

Notts Wildlife Trust are aiming to reintroduce Beavers at Idle Valley Reserve - click on Beaver for more...

 

 

 

BCVS now have an essential services driver available for a range of services.
Click on the poster for more along with contacts

Local Council Elections will go ahead on 6th May - bring your own biro!

With national lockdown in place from 4th January, click here for Nottinghamshire details.
To get a test see here... For local infection rates across Nottinghamshire click here...

 

Local support and advice for extremely vulnerable people here..

For information about local flood management - including riparian owners, click here...

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Bassetlaw Food Bank need your support but also offer an exercise opportunity! Click on poster for more...

Retford Charter Day 2021 has been cancelled - read their press release here...

Want good exercise? See local footpaths here... and also new,
 local, cycling initiatives here...

Clarborough Post Office is open each Monday morning in Clarborough Village Hall.

 

Aurora Centre is your local cancer charity
Click on poster for larger view

Have Covid lockdowns given you a need for mental health support? Nottinghamshire MIND may be able to help - see here for more...

Central Retford Neighbourhood Plan - could/should you get involved? Read more...

Notts Recycling Centres remain open through current lockdowns - read more...

All Libraries & Archives have now closed but...

 

 

 

 

 

Vulcan to the Sky Trust’s latest news about planned V-Force national memorial. Click on the Vulcan to get up-to-date.

Train companies are extending a scheme offering free travel to those fleeing domestic abuse in Great Britain until the end of March 2021. Read more on our Local Covid-19 page here...

CDCA (Clarborough Village Hall) are now registered with Amazon Smile which means CDCA gets spin-off from every Amazon order that folks decide to enable - and at no cost to themselves! Click here to read all about it...

Applications for Primary School places in September, 2021 closed on 15th January, 2021. Click here for the latest news and contacts. Applications for secondary school places for September 2021 closed on 31st October, 2020

Click on £750,000 to read more!

Want to know more about Mayflower Pilgrims links locally? Click here...

Want the latest news? Go to BBC News here...

PCSO Dave Airey’s latest local Crime Report here...

Solar Farm proposals at Tiln Lane.
See our Local Environment’s Energy Farms page here...

 

 Click for bigger Shopper’s & Tourist’s map of Retford

For a page of useful local contacts, click here...

Our site is constantly evolving, so if you’ve got any comments or suggestions for possible additions or improvements, please go to our Contact us page and let us know. For a summary of how we have structured this community website, and how to get the best out of it, go to Site navigation by left clicking on the blue underlined words in this sentence.

We are grateful to Ladbrook Insurance for their support for our website. See here for more...

With nearly 230 pages, our community website is your one-stop-shop for everything from local groups to national and wider issues affecting our community. Over the past few years this site has been servicing between 1000 and 1500+ pages viewed per week (not ‘hits’ - they run into hundreds of thousands!). We pull together public sector inputs from Health, Education, Social services, Law and Order as well as providing you with direct links to all of your elected representatives. We also provide emergency links to your utility suppliers as well as a range of advice centres. Watch out also for regular notices of employment opportunities, activities, entertainment and local courses. In fact - explore our site!

We also provide insights into life. both past and present, in Clarborough and Welham and also Retford. For the moment, have a look in our Local Groups pages to see just how much is happening right now. Local History has an expanding set of transcripts of Log Books (starting in 1871) of our village school in Local Schools Primary School History.
Local History also explores how important our area is in the history of the Mayflower Pilgrims.

Our Out and About section links to a huge variety of local events - local courses to holiday activities for youngsters.

If your computer does not have the latest version of Adobe Acrobat Reader (FREE and used to display pdf - portable document format - files) then use this link to download your own copy of this essential piece of software.