CoronaVirus / COvid-19 National and local official Guidance and information

See also our own Headlines  page for latest information and our local services contacts page for local information and initiatives.  This page covers :-

  • Government and National Advice and Guidance on Covid-19
  • Council and more local information and support
  • Our traditional listing of more general sources of help, support and advice, including contact details for West Bridgford Community Helpers and other volunteer organisations
  • There is also a separate page on Scams and Misinformation here.





Restrictions and regulations


Local Resources

  • The Defibrilator at the Lady Bay pub is still available, the access code can be obtained from the ambulance service or from the pub on 07980920295.  Here is some advice from the Resuscitation Council relating to resuscitation techniques during Covid-19 -
  • Lady Bay Pharmacy temporary opening hours - MONDAY TO FRIDAY 10am - 12noon and 2pm - 4pm, SATURDAY 10am - 12noon, SUNDAY closed. 
    Post Office 10-3, Monday to Friday (remember they sell various hardware and other items).
  • All Play Areas are open even under Lockdown 3 - please maintain Social Distancing at all times.

Waste & Recycling: - (also see our pages on reduce, reuse and recycle.)

  • Refuse collections continue as normal in Ruschliffe, now including bulk waste collection by appointment see latest news at
  • Rugby Road Waste Disposal Centre is open - booking no longer needed after 1st November 2021.
  • Bring Sites (bottle banks etc.) are still being operated by Rushcliffe Council but on a less frequent basis, on the assumption that people are conforming with government instructions to only go out for essential purposes.  They request that , where possible, people stockpile their recycling items at home until the crisis is over.  Clothes banks are not being emptied.  Please report any problems to the Rushcliffe Council contact centre by calling 01159819911.

Public Transport

  • No. 11 is our main Nottingham City Transport bus to town - website -
  • Nos. 22 & 23 bus takes us to Morrisons, West Bridgford, Wilford, Clifton, Ruddington - what a wonder it is! -
  • No. 7 is our other almost NCT local option, stopping on Davies Road by Abbey and Cyril Roads.  The 6 and the 10 are our fall-back options plus the 8 and 9.  But then there's also:-
  • The no. 90 Nottingham-Newark does what it says on the tin and stops on Radcliffe Road - operated by Marshalls -
  • The Cotgrave and the Mainline serve West Bridgford but also stop (outbound) on Abbey and Radcliffe Road.  See Trent Barton website for latest situation -
  • Tram -