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: 11th May 2016
Rempstone Parish Council have allotment plots available for renting, for more details contact:
Mrs Rebecca Hague -
Rempstone Parish Clerk
Added: 11th May 2016
You may have noticed the village defibrillator box has now been installed in the telephone kiosk, the defibrillator itself will be installed shortly.
Tuesday 12th July 2016 - 7.00pm - Wysall Village Hall
To make sure that as many people as possible are familiar with how this important device works, the Parish Council have arranged for a member of the team at Community Heartbeat Trust to come and show us how to use the defibrillator and give us a refresher course in CPR.
The session will last up to 2 hours and is free to attend. Please come along and ask as many questions as you have so that you will have the confidence to use this potentially life saving device should you ever have to.
If you would like to attend the session, please contact Mike Stanley on 01509 881721 or Sam Stephens on 01509 881239.
Added: 30th June 2016
Wymeswold Exchange (01509) – Cabinet 1 : Wysall
The fibre cabinet in Wysall is now ‘live’. the sticker confirming that ‘fibre broadband is here’.
The upgrade doesn’t happen automatically though and residents need to contact their chosen Internet Service Provider to upgrade to a better connection. There are also a number of comparison websites such as U Switch and Compare the Market that detail the offers available.
If anyone has any queries they need to be directed through the Broadband Enquiry Email address here: firstname.lastname@example.org
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 (email@example.com), or the Clerk, David Collins (firstname.lastname@example.org). 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.