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Victory Goes To The Young Footballers

Well done to all the players for an enjoyable and exciting game.

The final score was very close:  Youngsters = 15 / Oldies = 3  !!!

Man of the match has to go to Gerry, the orange goal keeper, for saving so many goals with such spectacular dives…

Maybe the Youngsters were lucky in the first half as …

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More Helvellyn Photographs

These photographs were taken by Gaynor Cowdrey and represents just a little flavour of the day.


Helvellyn Charity Event

Ivor, the landlord of the Bluebell had an idea a few years ago, to hold an annual walk as a way to keep fit and raise money for charity. This year the money raised will go to the Bassetlaw Hospice in Retford (anyone still wanting to donate can still …

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Dob on a Dirty Dog

Is your dog guilty? Dog fouling can land owners with a fine of up to £1,000

Can all dog owners please be responsible and clear up…

Dog fouling complaints can be reported by contacting Bassetlaw District Council.

Telephone: 01909 533 399


or visit:


Crier – July 2015

Crier – July 2015

The Lound Crier was first published in the early 70’s and is a monthly journal to keep villagers informed of news and activities in and around Lound.

You will find all issues from January 2015 here.

Picture of the Week – Sutton and Lound School c 1930’s or 40’S

This photograph is taken from the archives. It depicts children on the road (Mattersey Road) outside the old school. How times have changed but there is a vehicle just visible in the back right hand corner. Click for a bigger image.

Charcon News

Charcon, as we all know, are a large employer in the village. They currently employ around 80 staff including 5 apprentices. 70 % of these employees live within 5 miles of Lound.

Questions have been asked about recent sightings of pre-fabricated roofs that have appeared in their car park, so here is the answer. The product …

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Mobile Library Van

REMINDER – A Mobile Library Van visits Lound every month at 11 O’clock at Lound Hall for about quarter of an hour.

For monthly date details go to the Google Calendar. There is a good selection of books for adults and children of all ages.

Step lift if required.

Post Office

With changes to the local postmasters schedule, the village post office will now be open from 1.00pm to 4.30pm every Wednesday in the Village Hall.

It is very important we use this valuable service to avoid the risk of loosing it!



Bumble bee on balsalm courtesy of Gee White

This delightful photograph is one of many taken by Gee White around the village. Hopefully we will publish a new one each week.


Sutton-cum-Lound C.E. Primary School

Have you ever considered joining one of the largest volunteer groups in the UK by becoming a governor at your local school? Being a school governor can be a very rewarding and worthwhile role. Sutton-cum-Lound C.E. Primary School’s Governing Body currently has two governor vacancies. If you are interested and would like to know more …

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Crier – June 2015

Crier – June 2015

The Lound Crier was first published in the early 70’s and is a monthly journal to keep villagers informed of news and activities in and around Lound.

You will find all issues from January 2015 here.

Parish Council Minutes – May 2015

Parish Council Draft Minutes May 2015

Parish Council Year End Accounts 2014-15

Year End Accounts 2014-15

Parish Council Minutes – AGM May 2015

Annual General Meeting  Draft Minutes May 2015

Parish Council Minutes – Annual Parish Meeting May 2015

Annual Parish Meeting draft minutes May 2015

No. 27 Bus Time Table

27 Doncaster valid from 20 April 2015 (PDF)

Parish Council Ordinary Meeting Agenda 2015

Parish Council Meeting May 2015

Parish Council Annual Parish Meeting Agenda 2015

Lound PC Annual Parish Meeting Agenda 2015

New Parish Councillors

Following the recent election, four councillors remained the same with the addition of three new members, Julian Powell, Judith Nicholson and Lizzie Fowler. The AGM will be held in the Village Hall on 21 May at 7.30 pm when all will be welcome and the roles of councillors will be determined.

District Councillor Tracey Taylor …

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