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

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Site last updated on
March 2018

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

For local links to Mayflower Pilgrims click here...
Mayflower Pilgrims Roots Project consultation at Bassetlaw Museum
on Tuesday 20th March - read more here...

Clarborough Festival and Clarborough Pantomime 2019 planning here...

The April table top sale in Clarborough village hall will now take place on Saturday 24th March instead of Saturday 7th April. This is due to repair work in the hall, and is a one-off change. The May table top sale will revert to the usual practice of being held on the first Saturday in the month.

Battle’s Over commemoration of the end of World War 1 in November 2018. Our Parish Council needs your help with planned events. Click on the poster to volunteer.
For much more on the national scene,

Clarborough Parish Pasture moves ahead - but shovels needed! Are you good with your shovel? Read more here...

Clarborough church will host an Easter Fun Afternoon and Easter Egg Hunt on
1st April. Read more here...

Want your local weather forecast? Click the Sun!

For what’s going on in North Notts, click here...

Data Protection Regulations are changing in May 2018
Read more here...

Clarborough Village Hall’s weekly programmes timetable: loads of activities, click on the hall sign! Note: Hall will be closed for refurbishment from 29th March, reopening on 8th April.
Your village hall needs your support - thought of volunteering?
Direction to our hall - see Finding us.

Vulcan to the Sky Trust’s latest press release - click banner.



Clarborough & Welham IT Group’s classes
dates, times and much more including how to
enrol. Click on our logo (left).


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

Eaton Hall-based Muslim Charity working to help Rohingya victims - read much more here...


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.

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

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

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

Virgin Trains East Coast Travel Plan for Retford Station is gaining momentum - read it here PLUS renovation of station buildings is about to begin!

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 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.

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.