Balderton Parish Council

Balderton is one of the largest villages in Nottinghamshire, and is still growing. The village has a large range of amenities including a comprehensive school, two primary schools and several nurseries, a leisure centre, library, numerous supermarkets and shops to cater for most requirements.‌

Find the council office at: The Balderton Village Centre, Coronation Street, Balderton NG24 3BD.

Contact

Clerk: Mrs Cheryl Davison-Lyth
Telephone: 01636 703626

Email: office@baldertonparishcouncil.gov.uk

Council office open 10am - 12 noon, Monday-Friday. By appointment only outside these times.

Bookings

Balderton village centre

Balderton village centre is an ideal venue for conferences and meetings, wedding receptions and parties. It includes eight changing rooms with showers for sports users as well as separate rooms for referees. Conditions of hire (PDF File, 21kb)

The hall can accommodate 150-180 people seated at round tables for wedding receptions and parties, and approximately 250 people seated for conferences and meetings. It can also be divided into two smaller rooms.

For details on availability and hire rates, or to make a booking, e-mail office@baldertonparishcouncil.gov.uk or call 01636 703626.

For the latest events, visit Balderton village centre’s Facebook page.

Allotments

The parish council rents land from the Southwell Diocese to provide allotments at reasonable rates. If you live in Balderton and are interested in taking an allotment , you can apply to the council office, although there is a considerable waiting list. The current rent is £15 per year. 

Councillors

All councillors must declare any private interests that may cause conflict when making council decisions. See the Balderton Register of Members Interests (PDF File, 12,725kb)

Notice of Vacancy

A vacancy exists in the office of Parish Councillor for Balderton Parish Council South Ward

Casual Vacancy Notice - Balderton Parish Council South Ward [24kb]

District and County councillors

Find your district councillor

Find your county councillor on the Nottinghamshire County council website.

Meetings

Council meetings are currently being held remotely owing to COVID-19 restrictions. You can still attend these. See individual agendas for the internet joining instructions or contact the clerk for further information.

Schedule of Meetings 2021 (PDF File, 7kb)

Balderton Defibrillators

There are a number of defibrillators in Balderton. These are located at:

  • Chuter Ede School Gates - Wolfit Avenue
  • Cricket Club next to the Village Centre - Coronation St
  • Sainsbury’s supermarket - London Road
  • The Grove Inn - London Road
  • Well Pharmacy - Main Street
  • William Ghent House - Wilfred Avenue

These are available around the clock; each stored in a secure, coded box.

If you find an unconscious person who is not breathing call 999.

  • the ambulance control will give you the code for the defibrillator box nearest you
  • commence resuscitation with chest compression and send a person with the code to fetch the defibrillator
  • once the defibrillator arrives switch on and follow the voice commands

Flooding

The Parish Council has a number of sandbags available to provide initial, temporary, assistance for householders in the event of forecast flooding. Please contact Cllr R. Rouse on 01636 676097 to access these in an emergency.

News

Volunteers wanted for Balderton community support

Would you like to volunteer to provide support to members of your community? Or do you need help.

This could be for:

  • shopping for essentials
  • a friendly chat
  • prescription collections
  • other errands

To find out more contact Nick Fairfax by emailing baldertoncs@helpmystreet.org or calling 07487 241596.