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Latest news from around the village

Community Social Activities in the Village Hall - ideas
  • Posted: Mon, 05 Dec 2016
    Comments: 2

Community Social Activities in the Village Hall - ideas

How about monthly get-togethers for activities such as Big Screen Horse Racing, Flower Arranging, 'Game' night, Darts Tournament, Wii nights, Bar Skittles & Shuffleboard.

Add your ideas in the Comments section so the village hall can become something for everyone.


Open Air Village Carol Service
  • Posted: Sat, 03 Dec 2016
    Comments: 2

Open Air Village Carol Service

Join the congregation in the churchyard of St Nicholas Church, Dec 23rd, from 6pm for open air carol singing around a fire with mulled wine and mince pies.


  • Posted: Fri, 18 Nov 2016
    Comments: 1

Parish Meeting Minutes - 8th Nov.

For those that weren't at the super fast paced Parish Meeting on Nov 8th, here are the minutes:-


Bin Day Bullseye
  • Posted: Tue, 15 Nov 2016
    Comments: 2

Bin Day Bullseye

Step back to the 80's when your living room was alive with Jim Bowen's Bullseye and his household phrases - "You can't beat a bit of Bully" and "Look what you could have won".

Join a few guys at Hockerton Village Hall from 7pm Wednesday 16th Nov.


Proposed Pig Shed at Woodside Farm
  • Posted: Fri, 07 Oct 2016
    Comments: 0

Proposed Pig Shed at Woodside Farm

Hockerton.com re-publishes the July news of Nev & Megan Ward's next exciting (eggciting !??) plans...


Hockerton Blog
  • Posted: Fri, 07 Oct 2016
    Comments: 1

Hockerton Blog

Use this article to can add your comments, ideas, concerns, topics for discussion, etc...


£200 for every Hockerton household or business
  • Posted: Mon, 27 Jun 2016
    Comments: 0

£200 for every Hockerton household or business

What will you do with your £200 for making your home or business more energy efficient?....



Latest news from around the county

  • By TracyWalker
  • Posted: Sun, 22 Jan 2017

Warning from parents of Molly Davidson who went to London to see...

The relieved father of Molly Davidson - who fled to London to meet a stranger she met on the internet - has warned other parents to look out for online dangers. Antony Davidson spoke after he was reunited with...


  • By TracyWalker
  • Posted: Sun, 22 Jan 2017

£10,000 of improvements made to Ilkeston Road Recreation...

Young people in Stapleford and Bramcote can get active outdoors thanks to £10,000 worth of improvements to a park. The Ilkeston Road Recreation Ground has taken delivery of four pieces of new outdoor...


  • By JemmaPage
  • Posted: Sun, 22 Jan 2017

Take a look around Nottingham's new designer childrenswear store

A couple who noticed a gap in the market for quality designer childrenswear in Nottingham have opened the first UK franchise of a European store in the city. Iain and Becky Mcfadyen launched the Kids Around...


  • By JemmaPage
  • Posted: Sun, 22 Jan 2017

Nottingham karate club raises money to pay for classes for Syrian...

Parents of students at a local karate club have raised money to pay for classes for two Syrian refugees. Nottingham's DKC Karate has been raising money for underprivileged children from the local...


  • By JonPritchard
  • Posted: Sun, 22 Jan 2017

Government confirm HS2 cannot buy land not linked to building of...

A bid to stop the HS2 company from buying up excess land around the controversial rail line has been welcomed by businesses - but not some nearby residents. The Country and Land Business Association has...


  • By TracyWalker
  • Posted: Sun, 22 Jan 2017

Speed camera locations across Nottinghamshire from Monday,...

Speed camera vans are set to patrol the following locations from Monday, January 23. The schedule of sites lists the roads in Nottingham and the wider county to be monitored by the Nottinghamshire Safety...


Latest Nottinghamshire Sporting News

  • By Nottmtails
  • Posted: Sun, 22 Jan 2017

'Good players' like Ben Osborn must NOT be sold by Nottingham...

Gary Brazil says Nottingham Forest want to strengthen their squad in January – not see it weakened – and insists players like Ben Osborn should not be allowed to leave the City Ground....


  • By MattDavies
  • Posted: Sun, 22 Jan 2017

Nottingham Panthers 2 Fife Flyers 3 (penalty shots): Match report

Nottingham Panthers suffered the disappointment of a 3-2 defeat on penalty shots against Fife Flyers before they paraded the Continental Cup at the National Ice Centre. Goals from Brian McGrattan and Alex...


  • By Nottingham Post
  • Posted: Sun, 22 Jan 2017

Dan Evans' Australian Open fairytale ends in defeat to Jo-Wilfrie...

Britain's Dan Evans has made up with Kevin Pietersen but gone down at the Australian Open after losing to Jo-Wilfried Tsonga in the fourth round. Nottingham-based Evans was beaten 6-7 (4/7) 6-2 6-4 6-4 by...


  • By Nottmtails
  • Posted: Sun, 22 Jan 2017

Even Nigel Clough is NOT keen on making return to Nottingham...

'Unfinished business' remains a phrase with disturbing connotations in this stormy corner of the Midlands, but it is still also as relevant as ever. Because there remains plenty of it to address between now...


  • By Leigh Curtis
  • Posted: Sun, 22 Jan 2017

Flood of problems facing Notts County's new bosses laid bare in...

Leigh Curtis says Notts County's 2-0 defeat at Grimsby only highlights the massive problems facing both Alan Hardy and Kevin Nolan. Over in Holland there are several statues dedicated to a boy who once saved a...


  • By MattDavies
  • Posted: Sun, 22 Jan 2017

Giant banners celebrate Nottingham Panthers' Continental Cup win

Two giant banners have been unfurled at the Council House in recognition of Nottingham Panthers' Continental Cup win. The Panthers became the first British team to land major European silverware last...