Woodborough, Nottinghamshire

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For the village in Wiltshire, see Woodborough, Wiltshire.
Woodborough
Woodborough is located in Nottinghamshire
Woodborough
Woodborough
 Woodborough shown within Nottinghamshire
Population 1,852 
OS grid reference SK631477
District Gedling
Shire county Nottinghamshire
Region East Midlands
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town NOTTINGHAM
Postcode district NG14
Police Nottinghamshire
Fire Nottinghamshire
Ambulance East Midlands
EU Parliament East Midlands
List of places
UK
England
Nottinghamshire

Coordinates: 53°01′N 1°04′W / 53.02°N 1.06°W / 53.02; -1.06

Woodborough is a village in Nottinghamshire, England. It is located 7 miles north-east of Nottingham. According to the 2001 census it had a population of 1,852.[1]

St. Swithun's Church, Woodborough is a 13th-century tower with a 14th-century chancel. Woodborough was a framework-knitting village, and some two-storey cottages with ground-floor knitter's windows remain at the junction of High Street and Shelt Hill.[2]

Woodborough also has a primary school called Woodborough Woods Foundation CofE Primary School, where 200+ students attend at any one time.

Bus services[edit]

Nottingham City Transport

  • 47: Nottingham - Mapperley - Lambley - Woodborough - Calverton - Oxton - Epperstone - Lowdham
  • 47B: Nottingham - Mapperley - Lambley - Woodborough - Calverton

External links[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Area: Woodborough CP (Parish)"
  2. ^ Pevsner, Nikolaus. 1979. The Buildings of England:Nottinghamshire. pp 384-385. Harmondsworth, Middx. Penguin.