Christmas

Christmas

Christmas news and events around Nottingham and West Bridgford. Videos and pictures, articles and events all about West Bridgford and Nottingham Christmas. There are Christmas lights, Winter Wonderland, Santa's grottos, retail offers, ice bars, après ski, ice skating and charity Santa travelling around West Bridgford.For other news go to the news category or check out the home page at westbridgfordwire.com

What do teachers say they want for Christmas?

Christmas-themed pasta, half of a Curly Wurly, a 6ft inflatable giraffe and a behaviour charter from a class, are just some of the more...
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Hollygirt School’s ‘Do They Know it’s Christmas’ in aid of food crisis charity

Year 11 pupils at Nottingham's Hollygirt School have recorded a version of ‘Do They Know It’s Christmas Time’ to raise money for Save the...

West Bridgford estate agent launches reverse advent calendar

FHP Living has launched a reverse advent calendar for the first time this year – embodying the spirt of giving by challenging the concept...

EMAS provide medical cover at Lincoln Christmas Market

EMAS is providing emergency medical support at the 35th Lincoln Christmas Market, the largest event in Lincolnshire. The Christmas market runs from Thursday to...
Nottinghamshire County Council

December weekend parking at County Hall West Bridgford for Christmas shoppers

With Christmas shopping gathering momentum from this weekend, shoppers can avoid the hassle of Nottingham city centre parking by using the car parking facilities...

Still tickets available for Santa Special trains at GCRN Ruddington

Santa train services have become one of our most popular features at Great Central Railway in Ruddington. Join a steam-hauled special service (pre-booking essential), through...

Have you seen Google’s Santa Tracker?

For 13 years, Google's Santa Tracker has been a fun, educational and interactive way for fans to celebrate the Christmas season. The experience starts with...

FREE New Year’s Eve Nottingham Castle fireworks event announced

Nottingham will welcome in the New Year with a bang, as the Purico New Year’s Eve Fireworks, supported by Nottingham Care Village, return to...
Nottingham Winter Wonderlandvideo

Video tour of Nottingham’s Winter Wonderland

If you haven't been to this year's event yet - this may help, it's definitely bigger and better than the past few years have...

Health experts say ‘Know your limits’ this Christmas

Health experts are urging local people to be aware of their recommended alcohol limits, now that the Christmas party season is upon us. Christmas and...
Rushcliffe Borough Council choir perform carols to residents at Leawood Manor Care Home in West Bridgfordvideo

Carol singing Council choir sings for West Bridgford care home residents

Rushcliffe Borough Council’s staff choir have brought some Christmas cheer to elderly residents at a local care home with a visit to sing carols.  Members...
L-R Kevin Shutt, maintenance manager at NSHomes, Cllr Denise Bryant and Tina Tsoukatos, chair Thurgarton Parish Council

Thurgarton villagers gather for Christmas tree lighting

Residents of Thurgarton village gathered for a Christmas tree lighting ceremony, last weekend (2 December) which included carol singing, mince pies and mulled wine. Donated...

Paramedics help Santa grant Christmas wishes

EMAS' team in green have provided medical support to children with life changing and terminal illnesses on a magical visit to see Santa and...
Mayor of Rushcliffe Cllr Barrie Cooper and Santa

Hundreds turn out for West Bridgford Christmas lights switch-on

Hundreds of people descended on Central Avenue and Gordon Square on Saturday (December 2) for the West Bridgford Christmas lights switch-on.  The Mayor of Rushcliffe...

Alchemilla owner shares Christmas Day expertise and tips!

Alex Bond, Chef and owner of Alchemilla restaurant in Nottingham, shares some of his expertise and tips to help make your Christmas day stress...

Laura Gray Interiors: Deck the Halls

West Bridgford interior design expert, Laura Gray writes about Christmas decoration for the home. As December is now upon us, our thoughts turn to Christmas...
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Police launch Christmas and New Year drink drive campaign

Nottinghamshire Police is supporting this year’s combined NPCC (National Police Chiefs' Council) and TISPOL (Traffic Information System Police) Christmas/New Year Drink Drive Campaign which...
Last recommended posting dates for Christmas 2017

Last recommended posting dates for Christmas 2017

Here are the last recommended posting dates for Christmas 2017. Royal Mail announces its latest recommended international posting dates for overseas destinations to ensure that...
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Get into the Christmas spirit at Notts’ country park events

With Christmas just weeks away, the festive season is already in full swing at the County’s Country Parks with dozens of events planned including...

ASDA launches vegan-approved mince pies just in time for Christmas

Asda mince pies have been given the vegan seal of approval just in time for Christmas, with the supermarket paving the way for vegan...
The Walton Hotel

Christmas arrives at Nottingham’s The Walton Hotel

Christmas has well and truly arrived at Nottingham's The Walton Hotel for 2017, the Christmas trees are dressed, the log fires are blazing, the...

Buy locally grown Christmas Trees from Brooke Farm in Linby

Nottinghamshire residents are being encouraged to buy a locally grown Christmas tree from Brooke Farm in Linby and help support training opportunities for people...

Castle Rock’s first micropub and wine cellar ‘The Barley Twist’ to open in Nottingham...

Castle Rock Brewery's first micropub and wine cellar on Carrington Street, Nottingham will retain the name of the sweet shop that graced its location...
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Nottingham Christmas Lights Switch-on 2017

Nottingham's Christmas Lights were switched on this evening as thousands of people flocked to Old Market Square. More from Winter Wonderland soon... The choreographed show...

West Bridgford mum organises Christmas theatre show for charity

On Sunday 26th November local mum of two Cat, her husband Jez and daughters Phoebe, 6, and Poppy, 4, are organising a charity fundraiser...
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