Clarborough & Welham community, your gateway to Retford, Bassetlaw, North Nottinghamshire and origins of the Mayflower Pilgrims
Great War centenary - your Parish Council’s plans for 10th & 11th November
Click on poster for details.
For much more on the national scene, read more...
‘My Favourite Place’ art competition for 7-11 year olds
Click here for details and application form.
For local links to the Mayflower Pilgrims and forthcoming Pilgrims Festival, click on poster►
Free Wi-fi goes live in Retford - read more here...
Got a health condition and need help finding and
staying in work? Click for more...
Clarborough & Welham IT Group’s classes, dates, times and much more including how to enrol. Click on our logo (left).
Digital images editing short course, using free Gimp image editor, is planned for Friday evenings from 4th January, 2019. If you’re interested why not come along to Clarborough’s Christmas Tree lighting on 5th December for a chat and enrol?
Want your local weather forecast? Click the Sun! ►
◄ Scouts’ Christmas mail - click on poster for larger version, and here for purchase points.
Local Charity responds to Indonesian disaster. Read more here...
◄Under 25 and need help or advice? Bassetlaw Youth Council meeting dates too! Click on the poster.
Clarborough Village Hall here... - and Clarborough’s Christmas Tree Lighting has just been confirmed as 5th December. Watch this space for details!
Local Public Health 2020 onwards consultation - read more here...
Big changes may be coming to Post-16 Education in Retford - read more...
Clarborough Table-top sale - first Saturday of each month.
See a snapshot here!
Did you know that your pharmacist will delivery to your door and that you can save a packet on repeat prescriptions? Read more...
Also, 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 ►
Run, Hide, Tell - Notts Police advice if terrorists strike here...
Also: Nottinghamshire Trading Standards’ advice on used cars 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.
With some 190 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.