Clarborough & Welham Community
near Retford, Bassetlaw
North Nottinghamshire
United Kingdom

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Site last updated on
December 2017

Welcome to Clarborough & Welham community, your gateway to Retford, Bassetlaw, North Nottinghamshire,  origins of the Mayflower Pilgrims

Watch out for online Christmas shopping risks - click on poster for larger view.

Want your local weather forecast? Click the Sun!

Have a festive carols sing-song with Rev.Mark Cantrill at the Kings Arms on Friday 22nd December between 20:00 and 22:00

Clarborough Village Hall’s weekly programmes timetable: loads of activities, click on the hall sign!
Your village hall needs your support - thought of volunteering?
Direction to our hall - see Finding us.

New Keep-fit group exercise starting Thursday 30th November.
Click on Village Hall above and go to programme of weekly activities on that page..


Nottinghamshire Wheels to Work programme Click on poster for more and contacts


Anglian Water’s work on Clarborough and Welham’s mains is well under way - see details here...


Aladdin, Clarborough’s 2018 Panto is now rehearsing! Click on the poster for more.

What’s-on locally? See Retford Hub and also our Out-and-About pages for local theatres, outings and activities and also For Tourists for even more on our local scene.


Clarborough & Welham IT Group’s classes - New Year dates.
How to enrol? Click on our logo (left).

Clarborough Church events for November here...

Royal Voluntary Service are looking for local volunteers Click here for more...

11-19? Bassetlaw Youth Council is for you! See BYC page for January 2018 meeting.

Muslim Charity’s mega-bike ride - read more here...

For local links to the Mayflower Pilgrims, click here...

Virgin Trains East Coast Travel Plan for Retford Station is gaining momentum - read it here...

Business or event to advertise? Clarborough & Welham Newsletter has wider coverage than you might think. Read more...

Volunteer drivers urgently needed, read more PLUS minibus trips - and job opportunities.

Our Elected Reps. pages provide you with links to Bassetlaw District Council, Nottinghamshire County Council as well as your local MP.

For all Health Services across Bassetlaw see our Health & Welfare page

Driving a vehicle on private land is illegal - if caught you could have your vehicle confiscated! Read more...

Shopper’s and Tourist’s Map of Retford
Click for bigger version

Under 25 and need help or advice? Click on the poster!

Council Tax Benefit is being replaced by Local Council Tax Reduction (CTR) scheme from 2017-18. Read more...

Did you know that your pharmacist will delivery to your door and that you can save a packet on repeat prescriptions? Read more...

PCSO Dave Airey’s latest Crime Report for our area.
You can also get up-to-date local crime news info by joining Neighbourhood Alerts

Run, Hide, Tell - Notts Police advice if terrorists strike here...
Also: Nottinghamshire Trading Standards’ advice on used cars here...

Spar Store now open daily (06:00-22:00) in Clarborough next to the Kings Arms. Read more...

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 quick summary of how we have structured this site - have a look at our ICT Site Site navigation page.

With some 180 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 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.

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.