The Calverton Plough Boys at 40 – Knees Up Time!

Bold Tom (Calverton revival version) and his entourage of oddly-dressed comrades first knocked on the doors of pubs in Calverton and its surrounding villages in January 1979. In January 2018, the Calverton Real Ale and Plough Play Preservation Society (CRAPPPS) performed its 40th consecutive annual tour of Plough Plays, fondly recalling the contribution, enthusiasm and dedication of group members past and […]

Neighbourhood Plan Referendum

OVER 90% VOTED “YES”! In the recent Calverton Neighbourhood Plan referendum 1430 residents voted “YES” whilst there were 80 who voted “NO”, a majority of 1350 or 94.75%. The turnout was 26.3%, larger than many local elections. Residents were asked to decide on this question:-  ‘Do you want Gedling Borough Council to use the Neighbourhood […]