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.

Poppy Day Appeal

Thanks to everyone who welcomed collectors with enhusiasm and generosity, we raised £597.71 to go towards the Royal British Legion’s good works.

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.

Choir looking for Recruits

Thanks to everyone who welcomed collectors with enhusiasm and generosity, we raised £597.71 to go towards the Royal British Legion’s good works.

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...

Willoughby Playgroup goes from Strength to Strength!

Willoughby Playgroup goes from Strength to Strength!

Willoughby on the Wolds Pre-School Playgroup has been running for over 40 years and shows no sign of going anywhere! The Pre-school runs every weekday except Friday, and makes full use of its facilities and the benefits of being in a rural, village community. No...

Willoughby’s Open Gardens Success!

Willoughby’s Open Gardens Success!

Our Open Gardens event this year was a huge success.  Thank you to all our visitors and to everyone who opened their gardens or helped with other many other activities to make it such a great afternoon (and thank you to the weather too!) We had nearly 600 visitors and...