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Calverton Parish Council – Land Purchase

Calverton Parish Council has had its offer of £400,000 on a 39.77 acre parcel of land accepted. The land is located immediately to the south of Calverton village. Calverton Parish Council has recently consulted with residents about their views regarding this proposed land purchase and its future use as an open space. There was overwhelming support for the proposed purchase.

Important Planning Application Decision

Development Proposal: St. Wilfrid’s Square – Planning Permission Granted Gedling Borough Council Planning Department recommended approval for the planning application for a 3 storey development in the open space at the northern side of the St.Wilfrid’s Square precinct. Gedling Borough Council Planning Committee members voted to grant full planning permission for the proposed development on […]

Volunteer Drivers Needed

Help yourself – volunteer Time to spare? Drive? Love people? Need a new purpose or new skills? Want to give something back? Join us as a volunteer driver in Arnold, Carlton & Gedling and help older people and disabled adults get out and about. Volunteers don’t get paid, not because they’re worthless, but because they’re […]

Young Calverton BMX Champion

This young Calverton BMX champion showed his impressive array of trophies and medals at the November parish council meeting. He helped present the case for Calverton having its own BMX track in the William Lee Park. As probably the youngest resident to have ever spoken at a parish council meeting, his contribution to proceedings was […]

Calverton’s Future Growth

It is important to stress that Calverton Parish Council is not responsible for final decisions taken on future housing numbers for the village. However, it has taken an extremely active role in the planning process; fighting hard to bring down the total number proposed (with some success – the highest figure of around 2,000 dwellings […]