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

Want your local weather forecast? Click the Sun!

Free Christmas afternoon car parking in Retford and Worksop - read more here...

Clarborough Village Hall booking phone line has changed - click here...

Retford Library closed on 7th December for major refurbishment and Worksop Library is closed due to flooding.
Click here for more... and even more here...
However, Retford Library’s next Poetry Cafe has been rescheduled for All Hallows Parish Hall, Ordsall on 10th February. Click here for details.

Next Bassetlaw Youth Council Meeting in Retford Town Hall on 20th January. Click on poster for more...

Parents play a key role in supporting their children through both crisis and recovery, but that they struggle to find the resources they need to do this. This website is for parents who are supporting their children with mental health problems.

The Pilgrims Gallery, a £750,000 Lottery project at Bassetlaw Museum was opened on 19th September - read more on our Museum’s pages here...

Clarborough Church has a range of activities coming soon. Click here...

Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust’s events and activities for January-April, 2020.  Click on logo for the full listing

Bassetlaw Action Centre announces minibus trips for January-April, 2020.
Bassetlaw Action Centre is also looking for volunteers for their elderly persons befriending service. Click here for details.

Staying Well Programme for folks with long-term conditions - read more here...
Take Strides to a Healthier You! Idle Valley Nature Reserve have started fortnightly walking exercises - no matter what your fitness level! Click here for contacts and more...

Free Worksop Priory Tours - see our Local History page for dates here...

Looking for advertising opportunities that blanket-cover our community as well as much wider impacts? Clarborough & Welham Newsletter has spaces for new advertisers - see here for current and back issues and here for advertising details.

Thursday CCC (Coffee & Chat) started at Clarborough Village Hall on Thursdays (10:45-12:00).
Click on poster for more.

VE75 commemoration planning has started - see VE75 Events page here...

There is so much more happening in Retford through November and December. Click here to be thrilled!

Clarborough & Welham IT Group’s classes focus on Windows 10 since all Microsoft support for Windows 7 ends in January, 2020. Come to get Windows 10 experience with us! Click on logo for more including class dates through to July, 2021.
Our IT Group is also looking to provide back-to-work skills - see the IT Group page...

Local Cancer support networks and support events here...

Clarborough Table-top sale - first Saturday of each month - see a snapshot here!

PCSO Dave Airey’s local Crime Reports here...

Got a health condition and need help finding and staying in work?
Click for more... about Workingwin.

Did you know that your pharmacist will delivery to your door and that you can save a packet on repeat prescriptions? Read more...
Also, f
or all Health Services across Bassetlaw see Health & Welfare page

Under 25 and need help or advice? Bassetlaw Youth Council meeting dates to March 2020 too! Click on the poster.


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For a page of useful local contacts, see that page
as a sub-page of Finding Us.

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.

With more than 200 pages, our community website is your one-stop-shop for everything from local groups to national and European issues affecting our community. Over the past few years this site has been servicing between 2000 and 3000 pages viewed per week (not ‘hits’ - they run into the 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. 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.
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.