Willoughby on the Wolds

A beautiful village on the border between Leicestershire & Nottinghamshire.

Do you want to be a Parish Councillor?

Do you want to be a Parish Councillor?

Willoughby on the Wolds Parish Council needs you! Election registration is now closed for 2019. Thursday 2nd May will be election day in Willoughby on the Wolds. This year is the year the current 4-year term of office for your parish council comes to an end. All...

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...

Christmas Shopping Event: 12th November!

Christmas Shopping Event: 12th November!

An exciting new village event opens it doors on Sunday 12th November - the first Willoughby Christmas Shopping Event! Organised by village resident, Kate Clark, it will bring together local trdaers and makers for a day of festive shopping and community spirit. Support...

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!