"A Celebration of Christmas Cheer"
Friday 6 December 2019, Castle Donington
What an absolutely wonderful event; children and adults with glow sticks came to meet in the St Edwards churchyard. All school children and parents gathered and met Olaf, Elsa, Anna from Frozen before leaving out on to Church Lane where who was there to meet the throng of people, but Santa and his (LIVE) reindeer – what... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 11 Dec 2019 15:01 by Grace
To assist in the search for Lillian Newell the street lights in Castle Donington will be switched on full power all night tonight and over the weekend if Lillian is not found.
Posted: Fri, 29 Nov 2019 15:31 by Chris Hills
Local community groups join the Royal British Legion in a parade and service to honour the fallen of WW1 and 11, and other conflicts.
The Parade assembled at the Sailors and Soldiers and marched along Clapgun Street past the nursing home, where elderly residents sat waiting and watching, down to the War Memorial on High Street.
The Parade consisted of many of the local groups from the village including,... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 18 Nov 2019 12:32 by Grace
A bus route from East Midlands Airport will create a direct link to new areas of the East Midlands.
At present, Skylink and Airlink services through EMA and run direct to and from Leicester, Nottingham and Derby, connecting the airport to towns and villages including Loughborough, Coalville, Shepshed, Castle Donington, Kegworth, Long Eaton and Clifton.
Now Ashby, Swadlincote and Burton on Trent are set... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 29 Oct 2019 12:59 by Chris Hills
Posted: Mon, 21 Oct 2019 13:36 by Grace