Willoughby’s Local Amenities

For details of doctors, libraries, refuse collection, utlities providers and more, see below…

Local Amenities

Bus timetable | There is one service which runs through Willoughby – click here for the timetable.

Church and Community News (the parish mag) | This magazine serves Willoughby, Wysall & Widmerpool. To contact the editor: Dill Wakenarrow, wakenarrow@btinternet.com, 01509 880932; for advertising: Tony Cox, tonycox169@gmail.com.

Community Park | Click here for more information

Libraries | The closest library is in Keyworth but residents also regularly use East Leake, West Bridgford & Ruddington libraries amongst others. Click here to find a Nottinghamshire library.  A Leicestershire mobile library visits the village on the 3rd Monday of each month stopping on London Lane at 2pm and outside the school at 2.20pm. Please click here to check the latest details.

Local Authorities | Although Willoughby has a Leicestershire postcode we are in fact part of Nottinghamshire & come under the care of Rushcliffe Borough Council, as does Wysall & Thorpe in the Glebe (north west), Upper Broughton (north east) & Widmerpool (north). Nearby Leicestershire County Council areas include Charnwood BC with Wymeswold (south west) and Melton BC  with Broughton & Dalby (south east). The Rushcliffe BC’s Do It Online page is especially useful.

Local Health & Medical Services | Click here for more information.

Refuse Collection | Bins are collected on Thursday mornings, click here for further details of which bin/which week. For details of recycling centres (tips) & collection of furniture, click here. Click for the following: West Bridgford Recycling Centre, Garden Waste Collection Scheme, Report Fly Tipping

Safety & Crime Prevention | Click here for more information

Schools | Willoughby has its own Pre-School Playgroup & Primary School (rated outstanding by Ofsted). Local senior schools include South Wolds Academy & Sixth Form,  Loughborough Endowed Schools, and East Leake Academy.

Shopping | For details of local shops & Post Offices and to find out about services such as the fish & chip van, milk deliveries and newspaper deliveries, click here.

Utilities | Domestic heating oil is delivered by several companies including BoilerJuice, Brobot, Chandlers, Prince Petroleum; the My Consortium website may also be of use, LPG is delivered locally in bottles & in bulk by – amongst others – Calor Gas and FloGas.

Village Hall | Click here for more information