Clarborough & Welham Community
near Retford, Bassetlaw
North Nottinghamshire
United Kingdom
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Here we collect together opportunities and issues relating to our local environment.

Want to know what can go into your blue bin waste recycling? Click here...

We include here a link to Muddy Fork, the local organisation that helps people experiencing mental health challenges take back control of their lives through volunteer gardening & conservation in Bassetlaw (North Nottinghamshire) and surrounding areas.

Bassetlaw District Council is looking to offer a separate Garden Waste wheelie-bin to interested residents. Click here for more...

In 2011 Bassetlaw District Council undertook a Clarborough/Hayton Future Development Questionnaire which generated the following responses in the light of recent and historical instances of flooding in our community. Bassetlaw District Council’s Richard Schofield, Planning Policy & Conservation Manager at Bassetlaw District Council’s responses are shown in red. This document may be of interest to those engaged in Neighbourhood Planning consideration since it seems to describe ‘unfinished business’!

Clarborough & Welham Flooding (07 Mar 2011)


We would also note that Goacher’s Farm Shop at nearby North Wheatley have been a regular source of fresh fruit for many years. They have been regular advertisers in our community Newsletter and well worth a visit.
Contact them on 01427 880 341 or

Further, although dogs appear within this website section, we also note that Vicki’s Ark is a regular advertiser in our Newsletter pages and provides a more general ‘animal nannying service’.
Contacts details are: 01424 881 162 or 07855 751 689 and