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New Play Area for Bentinck Residents

New Play Area for Bentinck Residents

Old Bolsover Town Council has submitted a grant funding bid to the Veolia Environmental Trust for a new play area for Bentinck residents.

The scheme aimed at younger children from toddlers to 12yr olds will have a good range of equipment and will be fenced off for the safety of children using the equipment.

This replaces existing equipment on the site which is around fifty years old.

Posted: Tue, 01 Dec 2020 21:41 by Andrew Tristram

Tags: Funding, Grant, Park, Play Area

Remembrance Sunday - but not as we know it!

Man in a suit lays a wreath on a cenotaph for remembrance day in Bolsover.

Due to Covid 19 restrictions, this year's Remembrance Sunday Ceremony on the 8th of November will look and feel a little different.

While we all understand the significance of this event, our main priority, as always, is to keep everyone safe. We appreciate that some will want to come to the Cenotaph to pay their respects, but this year we encourage as many people as possible to stay at home and watch... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 23 Oct 2020 13:00 by Ronan Smith

Tags: Events, Remembrance Day

Christmas Festival Cancelled

Due to ongoing restrictions to stop the spread of the Coronavirus, the Council has taken the decision to cancel the Christmas Festival this year.

Any traders who have paid for stalls will be refunded in full.

We are hoping to back with this fantastic event on Saturday 27th November next year.

Posted: Sat, 19 Sep 2020 20:40 by Andrew Tristram

Tags: Christmas Festival

Charity Day Raffle drawn - are you a lucky Winner?

This mornings Charity Day has been another Great Success, Thanks to everyone turning out and the charities involved.
The Raffle draw has now taken place. The list of lucky numbers can be downloaded below.

Inner Wheel, Tots and Toddlers and Bolsover Parish Church have been drawn out to receive a share of the raffle ticket sales proceeds.

Posted: Sat, 06 Aug 2016 12:42 by Andrew Tristram

Tags: Charity Day, Raffle, Winner

Ethan's success in 30 mile sponsored cycle ride

Ethan's success in 30 mile sponsored cycle ride

Old Bolsover Town Council Mayor, Cllr Pat Cooper, was on hand to congratulate young Beaver Scout, Ethan Ellam on completing a sponsored bike ride of approximately 30 miles departing from the Parish Rooms cycling to Clumber park with the return leg finishing at Bolsover castle.

Check out the route he took on Strava,Ethan's Charity Ride.

Ethan's efforts are to raise... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 14 Mar 2016 09:30 by Andrew Tristram

Tags: Winner

Stall bookings now open for Bolsover Events in 2016

Join us for the Big Events in Bolsover.

Food & Drink Festival – Saturday 30th July / Sunday 31st July

Christmas Festival & Lantern Parade – Saturday 26th November

We are now taking bookings for the Bolsover Food & Drink Festival in July and the Christmas Festival and Lantern Parade at the end of November.

Both events are held within the town centre and are completely free to visitors... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 18 Jan 2016 20:24 by Andrew Tristram

Tags: Christmas Festival, Events, Food & Drink Festival

Traders - Book now for Bolsover Christmas Festival


Saturday 28th November 2015


We are now taking bookings for the Bolsover Christmas Festival that every year welcomes thousands of visitors to Bolsover to enjoy a wide range of festive activities.

The event is now is its 22nd year with a wide range of traders, entertainment and festive activities planned throughout the day.

More details about the... Read More »

Posted: Sat, 12 Sep 2015 10:25 by Andrew Tristram

Tags: Christmas Festival, Events

Xplorer events set to challenge families

Xplorer events set to challenge families

Families are being encouraged to explore their local park as part of a new series of Xplorer events to be held at Hornscroft Park in Bolsover.

Xplorer events are family friendly navigational challenges that offer fun, adventure and education for all ages.

Developed by British Orienteering, Xplorer gives children the chance to gain new skills such as map reading, decision making and working as a team... Read More »

Posted: Sat, 18 Jul 2015 09:46 by Andrew Tristram

Tags: Activities, Events, Hornscroft Park, Parks

Local Nurses required for Bolsover Care Home

The Vale Care Home on Castle Lane Bolsover are currently looking for nursing staff.

Representatives from the Care Home will be on Bolsover Market on Tuesday 30th June.

For further information contact Richard Spalding Four Seasons Healthcare on 01246 824252.

Posted: Fri, 26 Jun 2015 12:54 by Andrew Tristram

Tags: Jobs, Recruitment, Vacancies

Bookings coming in fast for Bolsover's Food and Drink Festival

Bookings are coming in fast for this years Food and Drink Fair taking place all over Bolsover on Saturday 25th July and Sunday 26th July. This years event looks set to be bigger and better than last years successful event where thousands of people descended on Bolsover for a weekend of delicious food, tasty drinks and fabulous entertainment.

It's not too late to take part. We still have stalls available.... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 18 Jun 2015 20:06 by Andrew Tristram

Tags: Discover Bolsover, Events

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