Beckingham cum Saundby Parish Council

Serving the people of Beckingham cum Saundby

Parish Clerk: Ed Knox
24 Allison Avenue, Retford
Nottingham DN22 7JS

Tel: 01777711579

Latest News

Bottle Bank at the Village Hall

Bottle Bank at the Village Hall

The bottle bank in the Village Hall carpark is overflowing and is in desperate need of emptying. The bottle bank should be emptied by Glass Recycling Ltd ( tel 01226 727298) but it appears they are well behind schedule with many of our neighbouring villages suffering similar problems. The reason given is that following BREXIT they can't get enough drivers. For safety everyone and particularly mum's... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 23 Jun 2021 11:00 by Pete

Tags: Bottle Bank

Roadworks Bulletin

Roadworks Bulletin – Bassetlaw area Temporary Restriction BECKINGHAM BYPASS

Road No. & Location: A631 Beckingham Bypass Near Southfields

Times and Dates: From 08.00 hours on Monday 19th July 2021 Until 17.00 hours on Sunday 1st August 2021

Carried Out By: Anglian Water

Nature of Restriction: Lane closure

Nature of Works: Lay New Reinforcement Main

Enquiries: Clancy Traffic Management - 0808 281... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 23 Jun 2021 08:49 by Pete

Tags: Roadworks

Covid-19 Infection Rates

Dear readers,

It has come to my attention that one or two readers have concerns regarding the Covid data and graph provided in the latest newsletter so I think its appropriate to clarify this.

The data is taken directly off the Government Website so strictly speaking it is accurate. That said there needs to be a little interpretation of the data. As mentioned in the newsletter the Government uses a rate... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 09 Jun 2021 12:07 by Pete

Tags: Covid, newsletter

Open Garden Day

Open Garden Day

Thank you to all those who supported our Open Garden Day at Primrose Cottage. We raised the magnificent sum of £410 for the National Garden Scheme whose main charity is Macmillan.

We were especially grateful to the ladies of Gringley WI who provided delicious home made teas, Spotted Dog Farm Flowers, Norwell Nurseries and not least Peter & Annette Mitchell who manned the gate all afternoon.... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 07 Jun 2021 08:06 by Pete

Tags: Charity

Around the village


The numbers and winners for May

£50 002 Ruth Waller £30 035 Kath Long

£20 196 Sue Whiting £10 207 M. Walsh

£10 160 Debbie Towns £10 313 Liz Smith

£10 108 Wendy Bailey


The pub night in the village hall will start again on Friday the 2nd July 7:30pm to 11:00pm. We look forward to seeing our regulars and new faces. We welcome everyone.


Posted: Sat, 05 Jun 2021 08:44 by Pete

Tags: Village Hall

Fire at Saundby Garage

Fire at Saundby Garage

Cars and property destroyed

Cars were destroyed after a fire at our local Powerhouse Car Centre, Ramper road Saundby on Monday night 24th May. Fire crews from around the area attended the scene but were unable to save many of the vehicles with 3 being totally destroyed and a further 10 badly damaged. The frontage of the garage was badly burnt. A fire investigation is underway.

Posted: Fri, 04 Jun 2021 22:08 by Pete

Tags: Fire, Saundby

Public Spirit in Beckingham

Public Spirit in Beckingham

It was a great pleasure to meet up with one of our residents this month— John Simpson was keen to show his appreciation for the efforts your PC are doing for the community. In particular the newsletter impressed John and he recognised the costs involved so wanted to pay for the next edition. John was also concerned about the loss of income to the church and in particular the cost of grass cutting.... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 18 May 2021 09:28 by Pete

Tags: Spirit

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