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Edwinstowe Historical Society

22nd January 2019
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Edwinstowe Historical Society

At a well-attended meeting in November, Edwinstowe Historical Society members and visitors enjoyed an illustrated talk by Kevin Murphy about the Prisoner of War Camp system and the part played by Edwinstowe’s camp. Prisoners of War were detained in camps which reflected their risk to the nation. Some of the local camps were at Welbeck Abbey, Rufford Abbey, Boughton, Carburton, Norton Cuckney, and Edwinstowe where the camp was sited to the north of the village cricket ground on the edge of the forest. read more

Edwinstowe Hospice Support Group

21st January 2019
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Edwinstowe Hospice Support Group

The Edwinstowe Hospice Support Group members were very pleased that their fundraising throughout 2018, enabled them to donate a further £6,000 to The John Eastwood Hospice, at their coffee morning on Saturday 24th November. Hospice Trustee Helen Gregory received the cheque and thanked everyone for their continued support and the group, in turn, thank all helpers and supporters. read more

The Arts Society Dukeries

17th January 2019
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The Arts Society Dukeries

2018 was a momentous year for The Arts Society Dukeries. Their name was changed from The National Decorative and Fine Arts Society, they changed their venue, they changed from meeting on a Wednesday afternoon to a Wednesday morning and, last but certainly not least, in July they celebrated the Golden Jubilee of The Arts Society (formerly NADFAS). read more

Living a life free from harm and abuse

16th January 2019
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Nottinghamshire Independent Domestic Abuse Services

Nottinghamshire Independent Domestic Abuse Service (NIDAS) hosted a celebration AGM for families and key stakeholders at the Create Theatre, West Nottinghamshire College in November 2018. Over 40 people, including local businesses and charities, crown prosecution service, law firms, staff, volunteers and friends of NIDAS attended an evening of dance, drama and music performed by families who have accessed support services. read more

Inner Wheel Club of Warsop

16th January 2019
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Inner Wheel Club of Warsop

It’s been a busy few weeks for the Inner Wheel Club of Warsop members. read more

Dukeries Woodturning Society

15th January 2019
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Dukeries Woodturning Society

Following a successful move to the Jubilee Hall in Ollerton at this time last year, the Dukeries Woodturning Society has gone from strength to strength. Despite larger numbers attending, the much better layout enables everyone to have a good view. Imaginative use of video gives everyone a close-up view on a screen of what is happening. read more

AW Safety Management spearheads local defibrillator fundraiser

14th January 2019
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AW Safety Management Ltd

A fundraiser which topped more than £900 in total, sponsored by the AW Safety Management Ltd (AWSM) with many other local community businesses, saw a new defibrillator (complete with paediatric pads for smaller children) donated on 9th November at King Edwin Primary School in Edwinstowe. read more

Sherwood Forest Archaeology Training Field School 2019

13th January 2019
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Mercian Archaeologyical Services CIC

Mercian Archaeological Services CIC are pleased to announce the launch of the 2019 Sherwood Forest Archaeological Training Field School. Tickets are now on sale via their website www.mercian-as.co.uk/sherwoodforestfieldschool.html. read more

Fundraising and awareness

11th January 2019
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Community Focus

Dear readers of Sherwood Life magazine, my name is Alan John William Albert Willis and I have decided to write this article for you to introduce you to my website and Facebook page. Please like and share and do feel free to subscribe to my YouTube channel. I lost my Dad in February 2018. read more

The Dukeries Singers

10th January 2019
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The Dukeries Singers

Welcome to January and a new year. As I write, nasty grey clouds are scudding across a windy landscape, tempting one to put feet up and have a hot chocolate to hand! No chance! The Dukeries Singers return to choir practise after the holiday period, the Christmas music will be packed away and a new programme of music will be rehearsed ready for their concerts throughout the year. read more