Heatwave Bin News

To ensure our household waste gets collected this week, Rushcliffe Borough Council (RBC) is advising us we’ll need to get our grey bins out an hour earlier than usual. Ruddington’s refuse collections this Wednesday, Thursday and Friday (August 10th to 12th) will begin at 6am, instead of their usual 7am start time; to reduce RBC’s waste team’s exposure to the forecast, extreme weather conditions. It follows an Amber weather warning for this week which is set to last over the weekend. It could see temperatures reach 34 degrees Celsius in our…

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RGA Members’ Meeting and Guest Speaker

Ruddington Gardeners’ Association is open to anyone, whatever your age! RGA hold events, trips and meetings with speakers throughout the year. Tracey Akehurst will give an Illustrated Talk about “The Plant Hunter: Botanist, Explorer, Spy & Thief” on Wednesday 29th June at 7.30pm in The Hermitage. Membership is £5 a year and £2 at each meeting. Members can bring someone for £3. The group says “The RGA is open to everyone in Ruddington and beyond, of all ages and abilities; armchair gardeners, patio and window box planters, to those more…

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Wednesday Morning Club

The Wednesday Morning Club welcomes over 55s into St Peter’s Rooms. Between 10am and 12noon on any Wednesday you can come along for a chat over coffee or other refreshments. If you would like to find out more call Gwen 07815 996128. Otherwise just walk-in and pay £1 at The Wednesday Morning Club. Disclaimer: RUDDINGTON.info publish all diary events in good faith and can’t be held responsible for any changes or cancellations of the activity. We run our calendar as a community service and details were correct at the time we promoted…

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Early Evening Shopping in Ruddington

Village centre traders are encouraging residents to #ShopLocal in the run up to this Christmas – with several businesses staying open later every Wednesday between now and the big day. Starting tonight (27th November) until December 18th, Philo’s Espresso Bar and Eatery, The Bottle Top, Ruby Rae, Sweetie Boutique, Summers at Eleven, The Pamper Room, David Richards Jewellers and The Children’s Society Shop will all be trading until 7pm. It was Philo’s manager Jamie Battersby who came up with the idea. He told RUDDINGTON.info: “We decided to do early evening shopping in the run…

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