Willoughby on the Wolds

A beautiful village on the border between Leicestershire & Nottinghamshire.

Coronavirus Community Support

During the Covid-19 outbreak, you may feel the need to self-isolate for reasons of age, illness or vulnerability to infection, in accordance with government advice. If you require support please click to see the Covid-19 support options available to you.

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Domestic Abuse Support Training

Could your business or community organisation make use of this important training, which helps businesses & communities provide safe spaces for victims of domestic abuse? Find out more about the training.

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 “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’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...

Festive Cheer at the Christmas Fair!

Festive Cheer at the Christmas Fair!

Willoughby's annual Christmas Fair signals the start of the festive period for many residents! Held in the church at the end of November, there was a variety of stalls selling homemade cakes, jams and chutneys, Christmas cards & wrap, toys and gifts, art work and...

No Soggy Bottoms at Willoughby’s Tea Party & Bake Off!

No Soggy Bottoms at Willoughby’s Tea Party & Bake Off!

Many thanks to everyone who attended the now annual Tea Party & Bake Off in September! The event was a great success, raising inexces sof £500 for the villages Pre-School Playgroup. The floral bunting, vintage crockery and the flowers from Wysall's Flower Farm...

Grasses in Willoughby – so much to see!

Grasses in Willoughby – so much to see!

There is a whole world of grasses at our feet waiting to be explored and appreciated as part of the scenery and of our rural environment. If we count the cereal crops, which we should include because botanically and genetically they belong amongst the grasses, then 26...

A52 Clifton Bridge update

View this PDF newsletter for the latest news on these roadworks.

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Work is underway to ensure that this website meets the WCAG 2.1 requirements. Please contact the Parish Council clerk if you have any questions about this.

Local Walks!

Willoughby is surrounded by beautiful countryside and wildlife. Discover some local walks, and get out and about this weekend!