Willoughby on the Wolds

A beautiful village on the border between Leicestershire & Nottinghamshire.

Community Post | Volcano Experiment

Community Post | Volcano Experiment

This is a great science experiment to try with your parents' help! (please note to maintain privacy we have used children's first initial rather than their first name)   H firstly created his volcano using news paper, glue and water. He moulded the paper around a...

Coronavirus: Community Support

Coronavirus: Community Support

A message from Willoughby Parish Council Willoughby-on-the-Wolds Community Action: Who is your neighbour? During the Covid-19 (coronavirus) outbreak, some people living in our parish may feel the need to self-isolate for reasons of age, illness or vulnerability to...

Notts County Council app released

Notts County Council app released

Nottinghamshire County Council's mobile phone app - 'MyNotts' - is now available for residents to download. The MyNotts app will make it quicker, easier, and more convenient for local people to access council services. Residents can download the app on android or...

Open Gardens 2020 – date announced!

Open Gardens 2020 – date announced!

***Please note this event has now been postponed - check back in the future for updates*** Willoughby's popular Open Gardens event will take place on 21st June, 2020. Our 2018 event was hugely successful, raising over £6,000 for the village and local charities! In...

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...

Tea Party & Bake Off 2019!

Tea Party & Bake Off 2019!

The Willoughby Tea Party & Bake Off has become a hotly anticipated village event. Come for the all you can eat cakes, savouries, tea, coffee & soft drinks and stay for the Bake off competition! When? Sunday 15th September, 2.30pm - 4.30pm Where? Willoughby...

Village Cookbook

The Willoughby Village Cookbook volume 2 is in the works! Friends of WIlloughby School would love it if you could contribute a delicious recipe. Email friendsofwilloughbyschool@gmail.com or call Susie 07786 922601

FOWS Fundraising

The Village Hall received a staggering £5370.17 from the Co-op Community Fund project! Thanks to everyone who supported them – a touchscreen whiteboard has already been purchased for the infant classroom, more updates 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!