Welcome to the Willoughby on the Wolds village website!

Willoughby is a beautiful village on the border between Leicestershire & Nottinghamshire; we have an active community with lots going on. Please take a look around and get in touch if you have any questions.

Public Footpaths

Please inform NCC on 0115 977 4802 if you are aware of any public footpaths on arable land in the parish that are being obstructed by crops. The County say that where obstructions do occur they will ask the farmers to remove them or the County Council will carry out the work and charge the farmer for it.

Village Hall Fundraising

The Village Hall received a staggering £5405.78 from the Co-op Community Fund project! Thanks to everyone who supported them, wall lights have been installed in the annexe, with a new floor to follow.

Local Walks!

Willoughby is surrounded by beautiful countryside and wildlife. Why not click here to discover some local walks, and get out and about this weekend!

From the blog…

Willoughby’s “Outstanding” Primary School

Willoughby’s “Outstanding” Primary School

Willoughby Primary School is one of the elite group of the county’s schools to have been assessed by Ofsted as ‘outstanding’. As of November 2017, out of all 337 schools in the county, 15% of Nottinghamshire’s primary schools were ranked as outstanding. The School’s...

FOWS can Recycle your Stationery!

FOWS can Recycle your Stationery!

Friends of Willoughby School has signed up to the BIC writing instruments recycling scheme to encourage our children and you to recycle, and to raise funds for the school! This is an ongoing scheme; we need to get 15kg together to make each shipment, so anything from...

VE Day 2020 – how should we commemorate the day?

VE Day 2020 – how should we commemorate the day?

Plans are being formulated nationally for events in May 2020 to mark the 75th anniversary of the ending of WW2, and the parish council are looking for ways to join in the activities that will be taking place. The council will welcome any suggestions from residents for...