Stanton-on-the-Wolds Parish Council

Plumtree to welcome international cyclists [click for details]

Plumtree to welcome international cyclists in the Country's Premier Road Race

Plumtree has been chosen to be on the route of the 2018 top ranked Tour of Britain cycle race.  The event itself lasts a week and will be travelling through the village  on  Saturday September 8 for its seventh stage.  On the day the 120 international  riders taking part will be setting off from Central Avenue at West Bridgford at a time yet to be announced.  In all on that day before they finish at Mansfield they will have covered 129 miles.

The event is televised live throughout its route and that means the village will be seen on television both in England and many other countries.

Rushcliffe Borough Council say they feel Parish Councils in Rushcliffe will  want to welcome the OVO Energy event passing through their village look forward to them marking the major sporting spectacle with a community event.

The Borough Council will be giving tips  and ideas on the countless exciting ways to get involved in the event, before, during and after it flies through the Borough on the big day. It will include how you can decorate your house, business or neighbourhood in a cycle theme to welcome the riders or create your own land or water art that could be captured by the live coverage on ITV4.

Rushcliffe will in due course be providing  further information about the route, timings and potential volunteering  opportunities.

Central Avenue in West Bridgford is set to host the start of the cycling extravaganza, after which the 120 riders will wow residents and visitors with the penultimate leg of the nation’s premier cycle race as it winds its way through 129 miles of the county.

Notification of Casual Vacancy [click for details]

Notification of Casual Vacancy

notification of casual vacancy

A Nation's Tribute [click for details]

A Nation's Tribute

The parish council are organising an event on Sunday November 11, 2018, to commemorate the Centenary of the ending of the First World War on that day in 1918.

The council would  be pleased  to hear from anyone in the village who had relatives involved in WW1, and would  be happy to invite them to be specifically involved in the event.

Please pass names to the Parish Clerk, Mike Elliott, who can be contacted on 0115 937 6506, or via email:  

More details of the event will be made known shortly.


IT in Stanton [click for details]

IT in Stanton

The broadband service in Stanton-on-the-Wolds is supplied via Fibre to the Premise otherwise known as FTTP. This is the most up to date broadband solution currently available and is capable of delivering speeds of up to 330 Mbps.

To find out more about FTTP broadband and a resident's experience of it, see IT in Stanton.

This page also contains a link to a monthly bulletin from Action Fraud, providing the latest fraud alert information and advice

Parish Council Meeting [click for details]

Parish Council Meeting

The next meeting of Stanton-on-the-Wolds Parish Council will be held on Wednesday 11th July 2018. The meeting will take place in All Saints Parish Church on Browns Lane and will start at 7:15pm.

The Agenda for the meeting and the minutes of previous meetings will be available on the Agendas and Minutes page of this website.

All village residents are encouraged to attend parish council meetings, where they can raise questions and observations, and suggest items for discussion at a future meeting.

About Stanton-on-the-Wolds Village

Stanton-on-the-Wolds is a small village ten miles south-east of Nottingham. The Saxon settlement that became the village was called ‘Stanton’ or ‘stoney town’ after the copious stones or boulders found in the locality; ‘Wold’ refers to a low wooded hill.

The medieval village lay between the church (now dedicated to All Saints) and the manor house to the west. Following sixteenth century enclosure for sheep farming, the village houses were dilapidated and the village became deserted.

More about Stanton-on-the-Wolds.

About this Website

This website provides an overview of Stanton-on-the-Wolds and contains the following council information, in line with the Transparency code for smaller authorities:

  • descriptions of the Parish Councillors;
  • dates, agendas and minutes of Parish Council meetings;
  • details of Parish Council finance and governance.


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