Bramcote and District Probus Club

Talks, lunch meetings and bowls club
Meetings: 2nd Tuesday of each month at 10:00am at New Stapleford Community Centre, Washington Drive
Contact: Mr Tom Flowers Tel: 0115 939 2075

Break Away Ramblers

Walks in Derbyshire, Yorkshire etc. Coach picks up in local area
Meetings: Fortnightly on Sundays
Contact: Irene Tel: 01773-760055

‘Dig In’ Stapleford’s Community Allotment

Community Allotment in Stapleford, run by and for local people who like growing fruit and veg and like eating it even more!
‘Family fun days’ (themed open days) each year; occasional horticultural workshops; regular on-site ‘Cook and Eat’ sessions; and various trips and outings.
It’s completely free; all materials provided for use on site. No experience or knowledge necessary; we all learn from one another. Everyone gets to take home a share of the harvest too!
For more information contact Kathy 0115 875 2095 (office hours), also visit the ‘Dig In’

Ffestiniog Railway, East Midlands Group

Illustrated talks on transport subjects
Organised weekend work parties in North Wales
Local exhibitions
Summer visit to place of transport interest
Meetings: Wednesday falling between 13 & 19 month, 7.30pm at The Methodist Church, Chilwell Road, Beeston. Friday falling between 13 and 19 month, 7.15pm at Friends Meeting House, St Helen’s Street, Derby. Alternate months September to May
Contact: Mr K Hourd Tel: 0115-972 8717

Health and Fitness Class

Muscle toning, working on problem areas such as tums and bums
Meetings: Mondays, 6.30 to 7.30pm (except Bank Holidays) at New Stapleford Community Centre, Washington Drive, Stapleford
Contact: Michelle Daykin Tel: 07946-304564

Hemlock Stone Probus Club

Social meetings
Meetings: Every 4th Wednesday of the month at 10:00am (except December which is 2nd Wednesday) at New Stapleford Community Centre, Washington Drive
Contact: Mr Peter Wilkes Tel: 0115 922 6460

Ilkeston and District Machine Knitting Club

For anyone interested in learning how to use a machine to produce knitwear
Meetings: Ilkeston School, King George Avenue, Ilkeston First Tuesday monthly – Members Evening in Room 7 Third Thursday monthly – Speaker Evening in Dining Hall
Contact: Mrs M Brown (Secretary) Tel: 0115-939 7705 Mrs D Leverton (Chairperson) Tel: 0115-917 0727

Roche Art Club

Social art group. No tuition, but occasional demonstrations
Meetings: Thursdays 7.00 to 9.00pm at Carnegie Centre, Warren Avenue
Contact: Mrs Ann Crump (Secretary) Tel: 0115-922 1420

Salvation Army Coffee Morning

Sociable meeting for coffee – all welcome
Meetings: Friday, 9.00am, Salvation Army, Albert Avenue, Stapleford
Contact: Tel: 0115-9497059 or 0115-939 2536
Keep Stapleford Tidy
A voluntary group dedicated to keeping Stapleford tidy through litter surveys, litter picks and awareness raising
Meetings: As and when required at Stapleford Volunteer Bureau
Contact: Barbara Brooke Tel: 0115 939 4976


New Stapleford Community Centre

General services to the community
Meetings: Various organisations use the fascilities at Washington Drive on various days and times
Contact: Mrs I Bexton Tel: 0115 939 8232

Notts/Derby Hemlockstone Lion’s Club

Raise Funds and distribute money to charitable causes
Meetings: 1st and 3rd Tuesdays in the month, 8:15 at Victoria Hotel Dovecote Lane Beeston
Contact: Katharine Stewart 0845 833 4314Nutbrook International Folk Dance group

We are a mixed gender group of dancers who meet every Thursday between 8.00 – 10.00pm at Grangewood Methodist Church Hall, Grangewood Road,
Wollaton. NG8 2SJ
We dance to a variety of rhythms, to existing music, which includes music from all over the world, for example Balkan, Israeli, French, Romanian, Greek, and many others
Contact: Group Secretary, Andrea Newbold: 01332 701922

St Helen’s Friendship Club

A social afternoon including slide shows, quizzes, talks, light refreshments
Meetings: Alternate Wednesdays 1:30pm onwards at St Helen’s Church Hall, Frederick Road, Stapleford
Contact: Mrs J I Wheeler Tel:0115 939 7692

Salvation Army Sunshine Hour

Social occasions for over 60’s
Tuesdays 2:00-3:00pm at Albert Avenue, Stapleford
Contact: Tel: 0115 949 7059 or 0115 939 25536

Salvation Army Lunch Club

Sociable Lunch meetings – all welcome
Meetings: Tuesdays, 12.15pm and Thursdays, 12.30pm, Salvation Army, Albert Avenue, Stapleford
Contact: Tel: 0115-9497059 or 0115-939 2536

Sandiacre Male Voice Choir

A concert choir of 27 singing members plus conductor and accompanist welcomes any gentleman who likes singing to attend rehearsals. Local and regional concerts given for charities
Meetings: Mondays 8.00 to 9.30pm (not Bank Holidays or school summer holidays) Ladycross Infant School Hall, Victoria Road, Sandiacre
Contact: Mr G P Hart Tel: Mobile 0795 1179 882 after 7.00pm not Monday or Tuesday

Sixty in South Broxtowe

Resource centre for the over-60’s
Mornings: Help and advice concerning health, community safety, police and fire safety
Home cooked 2-course lunch (£2.50) available at 12 noon
Afternoons: activities such as, yoga, Tai-chi, light keep fit, outings, short walks, handicraft, supermarket shopping trips
Meetings: Wednesdays 10:00am – 2:00pm at Maycliffe Hall (opposite Crème Restaurant at the bottom of Toton Lane, Stapleford)
Contact: For more information telephone Emma on 0115 9491175 any Wednesday 10:00am- 2:00pm

Slimming World

Healthy eating plans. New members before 7.00pm / weigh in 7.00 to 7.30pm / class participation 7.30 to 8.30pm
Meetings: Tuesday evenings 7.00 to 8.30pm, Salvation Army Hall, Albert Avenue, Stapleford
Contact: Ann Salt Tel: 0115 939 5074

Stapleford and District Garden Holders’ Association

Allotment holders and other gardeners meet to discuss problems, general information and gardening
Meetings: Last Thursday monthly 7.30pm at Carnegie Centre, Warren Avenue (not August, December)
Contact: Diane Halford Tel: 0115-939 6356

Stapleford and District Local History Society

Promotion of history of the local area. Illustrated talks and outside visits. Opportunity to do research, if wanted.
Meetings: second Wednesday monthly at Maycliffe Hall, Toton Lane, Stapleford. Time – Doors open 7pm for meeting at 7.30pm
Contact: Barbara Brooke Chairman/Secretary Tel: 0115 939 4979

Stapleford Baptist Church Coffee – Prime Time

Open door coffee / lunch meeting (programme varies)
Meetings: Mondays either 10.00am, 12:00 noon or 3:00pm, Stapleford Baptist Church, Albert Street
Contact: Tel: 0115-9174592 or see Website >>

Stapleford Friendly Neighbours Club

Bingo, sequence dancing, day trips
Meetings: Bingo every Tuesday 2:15pm, Sequence dancing every Friday 7:15pm, at New Stapleford Community Centre, Washington Drive
Contact: Mrs A Wassell Tel: 0115 917 1983

Stapleford Travel and Photographic Society

The members are a friendly group and meet on various days for walks, cycling, holidays – linked to photography, to name just three popular interests.
Meetings:Thursdays, Community Centre, Cliffe Hill Avenue, Stapleford
G.Gadsby chairman 01159227012
D.Stevenson member 01159225629
R.Gillet member & key holder 01159396397
R.Bramley (program)01159323380

Stapleford Flower Arranging Club

In friendship learn and share knowledge of the art of flower arranging. Demonstrations and practical sessions
Meetings: First and third Thursday monthly 7.30 to 9.30pm, Maycliffe Hall, Toton Lane
Contact: Mrs Freda Hardstaff Tel: 0115 973 5361

The Monday Art Group

A friendly and supportive class for people with some experience who wish to improve their painting and drawing
Meetings: Stapleford Library, Mondays during termtime, 9.30-11.30am
Contact: Hilary Walker 0115 9814578 or e-mail

Tuesday Get Together

Friendly group knit jumpers for children of the world through Oxfam (with donated wool), crafts, book swap, trips, reminiscing, blood pressure checks, refreshments
Meetings: Tuesdays 10.00am to 12 noon, Stapleford Volunteer Bureau, Stapleford House, Wesley Place, Off Pinfold Lane
Contact: Tel: 0115-9491175 for further details or to arrange transport