Musical Afternoon featuring O’hAnleigh

When: 27th October 2019 @ 1:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Where: Framework Knitters' Museum, Chapel St, Ruddington, Nottingham NG11 6HE, UK

You’re invited for a very special autumn Sunday afternoon opening at Ruddington’s Framework Knitters’ Museum which will include music from the age of industry and gaslight! The performance by O’hAnleigh, at 3pm in the Old Chapel, will include their own ballad about the invention of the knitting frame, “William Lee’s Amazing Knitting Machine”! O’hAnleigh are Tom Hanley, Becca Hanley, Matt Bean and Cindy Hill, who play “Irish-American Music that hits home all over the world”. They aim to bring the traditions of Irish immigrant culture to life with musical performances including…

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Griswold Gang – Hallowe’en Crafts

When: 24th October 2019 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Where: Chapel Art Gallery, Chapel St, Ruddington, Nottingham NG11 6HE, UK

Be part of the Griswold Gang to make something scary for Hallowe’en! The Griswold Gang is the museum’s very own school holiday club. It’s open to children of all ages and offers a range of textile and craft-based activities in the Chapel Art Gallery. During this session you can enjoy a range of Halloween-themed activities to keep you in a spooky mood! Simpler activities, such as colouring-in, are available for for the little ones. Information for parents and carers Entry to the Griswold Gang is FREE but a donation of £1 per…

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3D Printing Workshop

When: 25th October 2019 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Where: Framework Knitters' Museum, Chapel St, Ruddington, Nottingham NG11 6HE, UK

Have you heard of 3D printing but sure what it is? Would you like to learn more and see a 3D printer working? You’re invited along to a friendly drop-in workshop anytime between 11am and 2pm to find out more. Richard Tailby will show you how 3D modeling software can create objects from scratch. He will also have prints he has made relating to museum collections and explore what the museum might do in the future with its collections. His workshop is included with these usual Museum admission fees: Adults:…

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Ruddington Comedy Club – FULLY BOOKED!

When: 22nd November 2019 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Where: The Cottage Hotel, Easthorpe St, Ruddington, Nottingham NG11 6LA, UK

Ruddington Comedy Club is a new and fun night at The Cottage Hotel – which is planned to become a regular fixture now it’s evident there is sufficient demand for it! The Ruddington venue is working in association with Funhouse Comedy to bring top notch comedians to the popular out-of-town venue – meaning no struggling to find a parking space for visitors and an event villagers can walk to. *** This first ‘Ruddington Comedy Club’ night is already completely SOLD OUT although you can ask to be put on a waiting list for any returns. *** However, because…

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Police Beat Surgery

When: 21st September 2019 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Where: Ruddington Library, Church St, Ruddington, Notts NG11 6HD

Rushcliffe Police are holding a beat surgery at Ruddington Library today to provide advice or discuss any police related local issues. PCSO Tony Davies will be attending from 09.30am to 10.30am. Further surgeries will be held on various other days and times in the future and will be advertised a few days before the event. In fact, Tony is in Ruddington on patrol most days that he is on duty, and would be very happy to speak with any residents. So, if you see PCSO Davies, please feel free to stop him…

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Exercise Mindfulness Course ***FULLY BOOKED***

When: 24th September 2019 @ 6:30 pm – 8:15 pm
Where: Framework Knitters' Museum Chapel Art Gallery, Chapel St, Ruddington, Nottingham NG11 6HE, UK

Sadly there are now no further places available in Ruddington this time around. So please keep an eye on for details of Jakki’s next course in Spring 2020. These 8 weekly sessions are orientated towards improving overall health and well-being for adults. The course is aimed at:- Anyone with an interest in exploring meditation and wanting to gain an awareness of the patterns of their own mind Anyone who is curious about how we can use mindfulness and meditation skills within daily life to manage stress, anxiety or mood…

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‘Oktoberfest Party’

When: 19th September 2019 @ 12:00 pm
Where: The Bottle Top, 2, High Street, Ruddington, NG11 6EH

Ruddington’s The Bottle Top is hosting another ‘open house’ event this month. Yes, although it’s called ‘Oktoberfest’, it’s actually in September! Beer enthusiast Anthony Preston, who co-owns the business with wife Alex, explains: “Oktoberfest is a 16 to 18 day festival which runs until the first Sunday in October. Hence why it commences in September. In 2019 Oktoberfest begins on the 21st September in Munich.” There will be tables and chairs, inside and out, at their High Street premises, similar to RuddFest. You’re invited along to drink in style from traditional…

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Ruddington Business Partnership

When: 20th September 2019 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am
Where: The Next Episode, 6, Wilford Rd, Ruddington

Ruddington Business Partnership is a networking event for local business and trades people.  You can join in from 8am-9am every 3rd Friday of the month at its new autumn 2019 venue The Next Episode on Dutton’s Hill. If possible, you’re asked to indicate you’ll be attending via Eventbrite >>HERE<< – but you can just turn up. This is a FREE event, however networkers are kindly asked to buy a tea or coffee whilst at the venue, please. Plenty of parking is available down the road at the sister venue The Ruddington Arms – or…

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“Come and Sing with Ruddington & District Choral Society!”

When: 9th September 2019 @ 7:15 pm – 9:15 pm
Where: St Peter's School, Ashworth Ave, Ruddington, Nottingham NG11, UK

Ruddington & District Choral Society is beginning its new season tonight – and is inviting villagers who like to sing to come forward. Publicity officer Pat Beale says: “Want to feel exhilarated, inspired and joyous? Want to do something that enriches your life and the lives of others? Want to be part of something that brings you into contact with likeminded people? Want to do something that will not only make you feel better, but will actually do you good? Want to enjoy and create some of the world’s greatest…

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Mother & Baby Advice & Support Group

When: 9th September 2019 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Where: Ruddington Arms, 56 Wilford Rd, Ruddington, Nottingham NG11 6EQ

Are YOU a new mum? Former midwife Olivia Swift invites you along to her new course of weekly sessions in Ruddington, especially for mothers with babies up to six months old. They’re taking place at The Ruddington Arms between 11am and 12.30pm each Monday from September 9th 2019 onwards. Olivia says: “I offer professional, affordable, friendly support and education. From infant feeding and baby care, to individual breastfeeding support, we have all your parenting needs covered.” She adds: “Classes are held within cosy establishments where babies and breastfeeding are welcomed. They’re a…

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