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The Sons of Pitches, one night only!

20th May 2019
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Retford Hub

The Sons of Pitches, who shot to fame winning Gareth Malone’s BBC TV programme ‘Naked Choir’, are award-winning artists, who usually play to audiences of thousands in such venues as Sheffield City Hall and Birmingham Symphony Hall. They were resident musicians on Sky TV with Cat Deeley, and travel the world to play to their growing fan base. Now they are coming to Retford. Yes, Retford! read more

The Wednesday (Memory) Group

20th May 2019
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The Wednesday (Memory) Group

The importance of respite for carers of people with dementia cannot be underestimated. If a carer can leave the person they care for unattended for a short time, they may enjoy a break pottering in the garden or pursuing a hobby which frees their mind from their concerns for a while. If the person with dementia cannot bear to be left alone, this will not work and it will be necessary to find someone who will help. read more

Party on the Field

18th May 2019
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Community Focus

For the last six years a group of friends have organised a mini outdoor music festival in Misterton. Last year raised just over £6,000 for local and national charities. This year, they hope, will be another record-breaking year on Saturday 13th July at the White House Farm Caravan and Camp Site Misterton. read more

North Notts Wildlife Trust group

17th May 2019
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North Notts Local Group of Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust

The North Notts Local Group of the Wildlife Trust has completed another very successful series of lectures over the winter months. A wide range of subjects has been covered by speakers who are all experts in their field. Topics included fracking, photomicrography, urban ecology, British moths and butterflies and developments at Sherwood Forest with the RSPB. read more

Liz Goulding Artist Talk

17th May 2019
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North Notts Creative Textiles Group

Liz Goulding is an inspirational artist and lecturer who applies her experience in art to a wide range of media, including textiles. Experimentation with light, colour and texture has long been an important part of her own practice. She is a BA graduate in fine art and has lectured in the subject for many years. read more

Harworth Christie Organ Enthusiasts

17th May 2019
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Harworth Christie Organ Enthusiasts

Do you like ballroom and sequence dancing, or just listening to a professional theatre organist play? Harworth Christie Organ Enthusiasts hold a monthly dance and concert, usually on the last weekend of every month (dancing on the Saturday evening, with a concert on Sunday afternoon) and are inviting visitors to join them. read more

Ambitions North Notts

16th May 2019
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Community Focus

Ambitions North Notts is a free event dedicated to driving ambition amongst the young people of Worksop and the wider North Notts region by introducing exciting career opportunities. read more

Fundraising fashion for the Hospice

16th May 2019
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Bassetlaw Hospice

The ever-popular Bassetlaw Hospice Ladies Lunch takes place again this year on Thursday 23rd May at Ye Olde Bell Barnby Moor, featuring dressmaker and costume historian Meridith Towne as guest speaker with ‘Confessions of an Edwardian Shop-o-holic’. read more

Rampton Hospital volunteering opportunities

15th May 2019
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Rampton Hospital

At Rampton Hospital they welcome new enthusiastic volunteers to visit patients who have very little or no contact with friends or family. They are continually striving to recruit more people of varied ethnicities and backgrounds.
Can you commit up to two hours per month to visit one of their many patients? read more

The Inner Wheel Club of Retford

15th May 2019
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The Inner Wheel Club of Retford

The final amount raised for Alzheimer’s Research from the Inner Wheel Club of Retford’s Sunday Lunch was £1,294. Thank you to everyone who supported the event.  Look at the club’s website for news of their Frog Race on 17th May. You can get in touch there if you are interested in attending. read more