Ruddington Bowls Club ‘Try for Free!’

It’s your final chance to have a go at bowls for FREE – with this third taster session alongside existing Ruddington Bowls Club members. You’re invited to give the game a try for a couple of hours from 2pm to 4pm this Sunday 26th May.  There’ll be complimentary tea and cake, too! Shaun Fox (pictured above centre) attended the taster session on 19th May, with his wife Kim and daughter Nancy (above right), and told us:  “The whole family had a wonderful time at the bowls club open day on Sunday where we were…

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Ruddington Bowls Club Recruitment

“Try for free” says Ruddington Bowls Club. Have a go at this sport for a couple of hours, 2pm and 4pm, on Sunday 19th May.   Everyone’s welcome. Just wear flat soled shoes, like trainers, and head to the Club on Elms Park, in Ruddington, NG11 6GU. If you’re driving, then there’s off road parking. If you’d like more information about this event, please call 07890 713 517. Ruddington Bowls Club is celebrating its 100th year. Around half of the Club are from Ruddington, and you can find out more on its website >>HERE<<. Disclaimer:…

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Ruddington Bowls Club Open Day

“All are welcome to try for free. Please bring flat soled shoes or trainers” for the Centenary Recruitment Day at Ruddington Bowls Club on Elms Park. If you’d like more information about this event, please call 07890 713 517. Around half of the club are from Ruddington.  You can find out more about the Ruddington Bowls Club, celebrating its 100th year >>HERE<<. The Open Day is on Sunday 5th May between 2pm and 5pm. There is off road parking. Disclaimer: RUDDINGTON.info publish all diary events in good faith and can’t be held…

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Council Says Sorry for Traffic Delays & Disruption

The authority responsible for the major crossroads improvement work in Ruddington, which is set to continue into next year, is apologising to drivers who have complained about the unacceptable hold-ups caused by the current 4-way temporary traffic lights there. Nottinghamshire County Council (NCC) says it’s sorry to hear about those experiencing significant disruption and delay due to the roadworks currently taking place at the junction of the A60 Loughborough Road, Kirk Lane and Flawforth Lane. These works, to add extra turning lanes there, started in July, and have been causing peak time problems…

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Property of the Week

This week’s Benjamins featured Ruddington property is a modern, semi-detached house | with two bedrooms | family bathroom | private rear garden | off-road parking | an ideal investment or first time purchase | with an asking price of £240,000 and no upward chain   You can view this property in a new browser window >>HERE<<. Please contact Benjamins Estate Agents directly for more information, or to arrange a viewing, by ‘phoning 0115 937 1713 or emailing info@benjaminsproperty.com Benjamins Director Ben Featherstone says: “We are extremely excited to team up with RUDDINGTON.info to bring you this ‘Property…

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Ruddington Village FC’s Amazing Season

In the world of Nottinghamshire football, Notts County isn’t the only team marking an incredible 2022-2023 season. Even closer to home, Ruddington Village FC senior men are also celebrating promotion. The First Team will once again be playing top flight Euro Soccer Nottinghamshire Senior League (NSL) football next season after gaining an unassailable lead at the top of NSL Division 1 league table last Saturday (13th May) following their 2-0 victory over Kirton Brickworks at Elms Park. Even a subsequent 6-2 defeat away at East Leake Robins on Tuesday night hasn’t dampened the players’…

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Boxing Day Charity Football

Villagers are invited to “a feast of family fun and football” – the community, charity soccer match which takes place in Ruddington every Boxing Day. As usual, it’s being staged by Ruddington Village Colts Football Club at Elms Park – on Monday December 26th 2022 – and kicks off at 11.00am. The teams comprise a mix of Ruddington coaches, parents, players, family and friends. Organiser Adam Brown, manager of the U13 Girls Sunday squad, says: “It’s a nice day out to support a local club raising money for local charities.” Coach of the U11’s Saturday team, Lewis…

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90th Anniversary of Local Park

On 10th September 1932, the Ruddington Parish Council Recreation Ground (Elms Park/ Carter’s Recreation Ground) was officially opened by Samuel Carter. Samuel was born in Ruddington in 1859, in a cottage that apparently stood where the current library is. In 1880, he moved to Guelph, Ontario, Canada, where he was a very successful hosiery manufacturer and Mayor from 1913 to 1914. He died there in 1944. In the early 1930s, he offered to fund a recreation ground and swimming baths for his native village of Ruddington. At this time, public…

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Property of the Week

This week’s Thomas James Estate Agents featured Ruddington property is an extended, detached family home – on a generous corner plot – with four bedrooms – an enclosed rear garden – two garages and a large driveway – with asking the price just reduced to £400,000.  You can view this property in a new browser window >>HERE<<. Please contact Thomas James Estate Agents directly for more information, or to arrange a viewing, by ‘phoning 0115 984 4660 or emailing ruddington@tjea.com  Please note that, due to COVID-19, valuations and viewings are still being undertaken with the…

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Property of the Week

This week’s Thomas James Estate Agents featured Ruddington property is an extended, detached family home – on a generous corner plot – with four bedrooms – an enclosed rear garden – two garages and a large driveway – for an asking price of £435,000.  You can view this property in a new browser window >>HERE<<. Please contact Thomas James Estate Agents directly for more information, or to arrange a viewing, by ‘phoning 0115 984 4660 or emailing ruddington@tjea.com  Please note that, due to continuing COVID-19 Coronavirus precautions, all valuations and viewings are still being undertaken…

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