Welcome to the villages of Wysall & Thorpe in the Glebe
Wysall is a village in Nottinghamshire.. It is located 11 miles south of Nottingham. According to the 2001 census it had a population of 321. Holy Trinity Church, Wysall is Norman, with a 13th-century tower with spire and a 14th-century chancel. The wooden ladder into the bell-chamber of the tower is also 13th century.
Wysall is linked with the neighbouring village of Thorpe in the Glebe and the two villages are run by Wysall and Thorpe in the Glebe Parish Council. Every Summer, Wysall hosts the annual Strawberry Fair at the village hall. The village is host to The Plough Inn, a very popular pub.
The village is neighboured by the large village of Keyworth to the north, Widmerpool to the east, Willoughby on the Wolds to the south east, Wymeswold to the south and Costock to the south west. Wysall is one of the Thankful Villages – those rare places that suffered no fatalities during the Great War of 1914 to 1918.
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Latest Update:10th December 2016
2017 Wysall Village Calander
Raising funds for Motor neurone disease
Here are the photos for next years Wysall & Thorpe Calendar, we hope you like them, they are on sale now priced at £10.00 each. Thanks for the hard work of Yvonne and Gareth Morgan, who persuaded our sponsors to again cover the cost of production, which means that all the proceeds will go to our chosen cause: The Nottingham Branch of the Motor Neurone Disease Association.
This charity does excellent work both supporting and giving practical help to patients and their families who are unfortunate enough to be affected by this debilitating and distressing illness.
There will only be 100 copies available so if you didn’t manage to get a copy at the Christmas Fair, contact either Yvonne Morgan or Mike Stanley and we will save one for you.
Added: 10th December 2016
You may have noticed the village defibrillator box has now been installed in the telephone kiosk, the defibrillator itself will be installed shortly.
Village Defibrilator Training Session Number 2 - Tuesday 22nd November at 7.00pm in Wysall Village Hall
The village defibrillator has now been installed in the telephone kiosk. Over 30 people attended the first training session and if you weren’t able to attend, the council have arranged for a member of the team at Community Heartbeat Trust to demonstrate the defibrillator and run a refresher course in CPR.
The session will last up to two hours and is free to attend. All welcome to come along to learn how to use this potentially life-saving device.
Anyone wishing to attend please confirm to:
Mike Stanley, Manor Farm House main Street firstname.lastname@example.org or Sam Stephens, Ridgewood, Widmerpool Road email@example.com
Added: 18th November 2016
Wysall and Thorpe Educational Trust
This charity was set up for the educational benefit of young people in the village with the Bowls Club funds when it ceased operating as a bowls club in 1987.
The objective of the charity is to ' provide educational scholarships for music academic athletics or travel (provided such travel is associated with a career or prospect) for persons under the age of 21 living in the Parishes of Wysall and Thorpe.'
All applications will be considered by the Trustees who may seek advice from headmasters teachers tutors or other similar persons as to the suitability of each applicant.
Formal requests for funding should be made in writing or by e-mail to either the Chairman of Trustees, Nick Berridge (firstname.lastname@example.org), or the Clerk, David Collins (email@example.com). Both they and the other Trustees, Jenny Mustoe, Louise Radford, David Grenz, and will be happy to discuss any requests initially on an informal basis.