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 […]

Over the Rainbow updates

Phil Millns, a member of the RSPB,  gave a very interesting talk about his hobby of photography and showed many beautiful bird photographs. Phil, a Nottinghamshire Police Officer,  had to be medically retired after breaking his back whilst on duty.  Photography is a hobby that he could do despite his physical limitations and found it […]

About Calverton

Calverton is a Nottinghamshire parish, of some 3,300 acres (1,300 ha), about seven miles north-east of Nottingham, England, and situated, like nearby Woodborough and Lambley, on one of the small tributaries of the Dover Beck. The 2011 census found 7,076 inhabitants in 2,987 households. About two miles to the north of the village is the site […]