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Lady Bay Vintage Mid-Century Antiques Fair

If you’re a collector of all things mid-century, head over to Lady Bay Antiques Fair to find a plethora of treasures including art, furniture, clothing, vinyl, textiles and more!

There are thousands of goods to browse from specialist dealers so you won’t leave empty handed. With lighting, deco, 20th century ceramics, pottery and jewellery it’s a feast for the eyes.

Head down to Nottingham Rugby Club, 1 Holme Road, NG2 5SS on Sunday 21st July 11am-4pm.

Entry costs £2.50 and is available to book here.

Lady Bay Open Gardens

Lady Bay Open Gardens 2019

The Lady Bay Open Gardens 2019 weekend will be formally opened by BBC Radio Nottingham’s gardening expert and Horticultural lecturer Stuart Dixon and The Mayor of Rushcliffe Councillor Christine Jeffreys at 131 Holme Road on Saturday 6 July at 1pm.  This will be followed by a performance by the Black Peacock Belly Dancers.

This popular two-day garden event takes place on Saturday 6 and Sunday 7 July 2019 between 1 and 5pm each day.  There will be 16 beautiful and varied gardens open to the public alongside entertainment, activities for children including a treasure hunt plus cake and plant stalls.  Visitors are asked to look out for the special ‘Open Garden’ signs outside each participating property kindly provided by Rex Gooding Estate Agents.

The events Chair Tony Papkiewicz said, This year is looking to be as fantastic as ever.  I’d like to say a special thank you to the garden owners taking part and all the entertainers giving their time voluntarily as well as our event supporters Holy Calzone on Trent Boulevard, local Estate Agent Rex Gooding and Cockburn Lucas 4 Women ( CL4Women) financial planners.”

The volunteer organisers are aiming to build on the amazing success of previous years and raise even more money for charities and other local good causes. Proceeds go to the Lady Bay Community Fund as well as various charities nominated by garden owners.

Free parking is available at the Nottingham Rugby Club, The Poppy and Pint and The Lady Bay Pub.

To keep up to date with the latest information visit

www.ladybayopengardens.org.uk

https://www.facebook.com/ladybayopengardens/

https://twitter.com/LadybayGardens

Open Gardens Confirmed:

Visitors can start and buy a programme ticket from any participating garden which includes:

8 Adbolton Grove (SUNDAY ONLY)

82 Gertrude Road

6 Holme Road

68 Holme Road

131 Holme Road

110 Julian Road (SUNDAY ONLY)

1 Pierrepont Road

28 Pierrepont Road

134 Rutland Road, pre school (SUNDAY ONLY)

195 Rutland Road

196 Rutland Road

224 Rutland Road

260 Rutland Road

67 Seymour Road (SUNDAY ONLY)

86 Seymour Road

69-71 Trent Boulevard

Lady Bay Open Gardens Entertainment Schedule:

SATURDAY 6 JULY:

  • 131 Holme Road – Formal event opening by BBC’s Radio Nottingham gardening expert Stuart Dixon at 1pm
  • 131 Holme Road – Performance by the Black Peacock Belly Dancers at 2.30pm.  The dancers will also be performing at various gardens through the afternoon.
  • 131 Holme Road – Clock Workshop and wine tasting all day
  • 1 Pierrepont Road – Music and refreshments sold in aid of the charity Shelter
  • Scout Hall – Cakes, savouries, teas & coffees plus craft stalls. Lessons from the Urban Worm with information about how to convert your food waste into black gold (compost!)

SUNDAY 7 JULY:

  • 119a Holme Road – Lady Bay Blooms Posy Flower Stall with proceeds to the Alzheimer’s Society
  • 1 Julian Road, Leonard Cheshire Disability – Tea and Cakes stall. Plants and silk flower stall.
  • 110 Julian Road – Treasure hunt and crafts plus refreshments with proceeds to Radcliffe RSPCA Shelter
  • 131 Holme Road  – Performances by The Strawberry Jammers
  • 134 Rutland Road – Fun children activities, arts and crafts and a bouncy castle!  Refreshments with proceeds to Lady Bay Pre-School
  • 224 Rutland Road – Performance by The Trent Navigation Shanty Crew in the afternoon
  • 105 Trent Boulevard, Holy Calzone – performance by the Maids of Clifton Clog dancers at 2.30pm
  • The Poppy & Pint – performance by the Maids of Clifton Clog dancers at 3.30pm
  • The Poppy & Pint – West Bridgford Liberty Singers 4-4.30pm

Lady Bay Open Gardens 2019

Lady Bay Open Gardens

Lady Bay Open Gardens 2019

This year’s Lady Bay Open Gardens is taking place on Saturday 6th and Sunday 7th July 2019, between 1-5pm each day. There will be open gardens throughout Lady Bay, displaying beautiful blooms as well as entertainment, activities for children and refreshments.

The organisers are hoping to build on the success of previous years events, aiming to raise even more money for charity. Proceeds go to the Lady Bay Community Fund as well as various charities nominated by garden owners.

The events Chair Tony Papkiewicz said, “We have a fantastic mix of gardens opening again this year, some new and some of the old favourites as well as entertainment and tasty refreshments for all the family to enjoy.  We are excited to have three local businesses supporting this year’s event including Holy Calzone on Trent Boulevard, local Estate Agent Rex Gooding and CL4Women financial planners.”

The deadline for Lady Bay residents to enter their garden is 5 May 2019.  Email the chairman Tony on papthepole@googlemail.com.

To keep up to date with the latest information visit

www.ladybayopengardens.org.uk

https://www.facebook.com/ladybayopengardens/

https://twitter.com/LadybayGardens

Lady Bay Open Gardens

Lady Bay Open Gardens 2019 request for gardens

Plans are already under way for the 28th annual Lady Bay Open Gardens to be held from 1pm – 5pm on 6 and 7 July 2019.  The volunteer committee are asking for Lady Bay residents to submit a yes, no or maybe by emailing the chairman, Tony on papthepole@googlemail.com.  The deadline for entries is 5 May 2019.

The organisers are aiming to build on the amazing success of previous years and raise even more money for charities and other local good causes. Proceeds will go to the Lady Bay Community Fund, Leonard Cheshire Disability and various charities nominated by garden owners. Last year, the event raised over £7,800.

The events Chair, Tony Papkiewicz said “2018 was another successful year due to the fantastic range of gardens that were open and the variety of activities and entertainment on offer over the weekend.  The community spirit and wonderful gardens helps make this event one the highlights in the Lady Bay year!”

To keep up to date with the latest information visit the Lady Bay Open Gardens at the below:

www.ladybayopengardens.org.uk

https://www.facebook.com/ladybayopengardens/

https://twitter.com/LadybayGardens

Lady Bay Open Gardens 2017

lady bay midcentury antiques fair 2018

Lady Bay Mid-century Antiques Fair – less than two weeks to go

The Lady Bay Mid-century Antiques Fair takes place on Saturday 15th December, 11am – 4pm, at the Hospitality Marquee, Nottingham Rugby Club, 1 Holme Road, Lady Bay, West Bridgford, NG2 5AA.

The vintage fair is unique to Nottingham for the breadth and quality of goods on offer. Styles stretch from the 1920s through to the 1980s, with the emphasis on mid-century and design classics. It’s one of the only places in Nottingham where you can source good quality mid-century furniture. Pieces include:

  • chairs
  • shelving & sideboards
  • artwork
  • homeware
  • kitchenalia
  • textiles
  • fabrics
  • lighting
  • art deco
  • 20th century ceramics
  • studio pottery
  • vintage film posters
  • glass
  • industrial furniture
  • signage
  • brocante
  • French antiques

Whether you’re a collector, an avid vintage connoisseur or just looking for something unique and quirky, there’s bound to be something cool to tempt you on the day.

“We have small independents coming from across the UK showing off their vintage goods” said Paul Rose from Lady Bay Vintage, “we take pride in there always being lots of new things to see, and with a huge cross section of  goods to suit all budgets we really believe that there’s something for everyone”.

Lady Bay Vintage only run two fairs a year, Summer and Winter, “why not ‘give vintage’ this Christmas” said Virender Rose, partner.  “It’s quirky, interesting & unique and each piece has a wonderful history behind it. Let us inspire you if you’re looking for Christmas gifts”

Here’s a sneak preview of a few of their traders

https://www.dropbox.com/sh/2ow3mctu1rf90sn/AABU_tQZoQ8YuVnRWDlJzpnga?dl=0

You can get more detail by joining the facebook event

https://www.facebook.com/events/434968730249098/

For further details or if you’re interested in trading contact Paul at ladybayvintage@gmail.com

Nottinghamshire Police

Beware of Rogue Traders

***BEWARE OF ROGUE TRADERS***

In the last few days, Rogue Traders have approached elderly residents in the Edwalton and Lady Bay areas, to carry out unwanted gardening work. After carrying out this work, they demand large amounts of money from the resident.

Please be aware of these traders as a genuine trader will not: Call without an appointment, ask you to go to the bank to withdraw cash, offer to take you to the bank to withdraw cash, ask  you to pay in full before the work is complete, insist you to make a decision about the work on the spot or scare you into doing the work.

To report problems involving an suspected Rogue Traders contact Citizens Advice consumer service through their website www.citizenadvice.org.uk for further advice. If you see any thing suspicious in your area you can also contact Nottinghamshire Police on 101 non urgent or 999 if an emergency.

Lady Bay Mid-Century Vintage Antiques Fair

Lady Bay Vintage Mid-century Antiques Fair 2018

The Lady Bay Vintage Mid-century Antiques Fair will take place on Saturday 23rd June, 11am – 4pm. The fair will be held at the Hospitality Marquee, Nottingham Rugby Club, 1 Holme Road, Lady Bay, West Bridgford, NG2 5AA.

The Vintage Mid-century Antiques Fair is unique to Nottingham for the breadth and quality of goods on offer. Styles stretch from the 1920s through to the 1980s, with the emphasis on mid-century and design classics. It’s one of the only places in Nottingham where you can source good quality mid-century furniture. You’ll see tables, chairs, shelving & sideboards, artwork, homeware, kitchenalia, textiles, fabrics, lighting, art deco, 20th century ceramics, studio pottery, vintage film posters, glass, industrial furniture, signage, brocante, French antiques and much more.

Whether you’re a collector, an avid vintage connoisseur or just looking for something unique and quirky, there’s bound to be something cool to tempt you on the day, with over 60 exhibitors showing off their wares at our biggest event to date, stalls indoors and out on the idyllic lawns of Nottingham rugby club.

“We have small independents coming from across the UK showing off their retro wares” said Paul Rose from Lady Bay Vintage, “ we take pride in there always being lots of new things to see, and with a huge cross section of  goods to suit all budgets we really believe that there’s something there for everyone”.

Lady Bay Vintage only run two fairs a year, Summer and Winter, “ do put us in your diary so you don’t miss us, we’d  recommend arriving early on the day so you get the best of what’s on offer” he said.

Lady Bay Open Gardens 2017

BBC’s Stuart Dixon To Open Lady Bay Open Gardens

The Lady Bay Open Gardens will be formally opened by BBC’s Radio Nottingham presenter Stuart Dixon at 42 Seymour Road on Saturday 30 June at 2pm.

The Lady Bay Open Gardens event, now in its 27th year will run from 2pm to 6pm on Saturday 30 June and Sunday 1 of July in over 20 gardens throughout Lady Bay in West Bridgford.

This popular two-day event will see 25 beautiful and varied gardens open to the public alongside entertainment, activities for children plus cake and plant stalls.  Look out for the special ‘Open Garden’ signs outside each participating property kindly provided by Winkworth Estate Agents.

All money raised over the weekend will be donated to Lady Bay Community Fund and various charities nominated by garden owners.  Tony Papkiewicz, the event Chairman said:

“This year is looking to be as fantastic as ever.  I’d like to say a special thank you to all the garden owners taking part as well as our event supporters Winkworth Estate Agent, Moores Nurseries and Garden Centre and Cockburn Lucas Independent Financial Consulting.”

Lady Bay Open Gardens 2017

Visitors can buy an Open Gardens entry programme for £3 for the two days (2pm to 6pm) from any participating garden, look out for the various signs throughout Lady Bay over the event weekend.  An Open Gardens map will be situated outside the Post Office on Trent Boulevard.

Free car parking is available at the Nottingham Rugby Club on Holme Road.

For further information or if you would like to get involved contact the Open Gardens Chairman Tony on papthepole@googlemail.com or by calling 0115 9143006.

facebook.com/ladybayopengardens

ladybayopengardens.org.uk

Lady Bay Open Gardens Entertainment Schedule

SATURDAY 30 JUNE

  • Formal event opening by BBC’s Radio Nottingham presenter Stuart Dixon at 2pm at 42 Seymour Road
  • West Bridgford Tuneless Choir and the Lady Bay Community Choir at 14.30 to 15.15 and 16.00 to 16.45 at 26 Seymour Road
  • The Black Peacock Belly Dancers at 15.00 to 15.15 and 17.00 to 17.15 at 30 Pierrepont Road
  • Strawberry Jammers 15.00 onwards at 131 Holme Road
  • Judging of the ‘Great Lady Bay British Bake Off’ in the Scout Hall at midday followed by a cake sale, the winners announcements at 12 noon
  • Jimmy Evans a local singer songwriter is performing at 194 Rutland Road at 14.30 and 16.00  in addition to piano playing due Piano4two playing periodically throughout the day
  • Have a Go 1 hour Pottery Cane Topper Workshops 14.00, 15.15 and 16.30 at 42 Seymour Road on both days of the event
  • Indian street food stall outside the pharmacy on Trent Boulevard all day
  • Craft sessions at Framework at 69-71 Trent Boulevard as well as hand drumming between 15.00 and 16.00 both days of the event
  • Singing from the Tuneless Choir at 26 Seymour Road, various times during the day
  • Games, Face Painting and Refreshments at 70 Holme Road

SUNDAY 1 JULY

  • The Sling Swingers will perform a selection of their favourite dances along with their babies! A gentle dance class for parents to enjoy whilst carrying their babies in slings or carriers. 15.30-16.00 at 26 Seymour Road
  • The Maids of Clifton Clog Team perform traditional and original, Garland, Stick and Hanky Dances from the North West of England! 15.00 – 15.20 and 16.15 – 16.35 at 26 Seymour Road
  • Homemade Korean food for sale at 20 Lady Bay Road
  • Have a Go 1 hour Pottery Cane Topper Workshops 14.00, 15.15 and 16.30 at 42 Seymour Road on both days of the event
  • The Lady Bay Aromatherapist is running drop in head massage sessions at Leonard Cheshire Disability on Julian Road on both days of the event
  • Craft sessions at Framework at 69-71 Trent Boulevard as well as hand drumming between 15.00 and 16.00 both days of the event
  • Jimmy Evans a local singer songwriter is performing at 194 Rutland Road at 14.30 and 16.00  in addition to piano playing due Piano4two playing periodically throughout the day
  • The Lady Bay Revellers Morris Dancers performing throughout the afternoon at 30 Pierrepont Road

Lady Bay Open Gardens List

Here’s the full list of the 25 participating gardens and venues.  Don’t forget, you can buy your ticket from any garden and use it over the two days (2pm to 6pm) 30 June and 1 July:

3a Adbolton Grove
8 Adbolton Grove
54 Adbolton Grove
28 Fleeman Grove
51 Gertrude Road
70 Holme Road
90 Holme Road
130 Holme Road
131 Holme Road
142 Holme Road
Holme Lodge, 1 Julian Road Leonard Cheshire Disability
10 Julian Road
110 Julian Road
20 Lady Bay Road
30 Pierrepont Road
54 Pierrepont Road
56 Rutland Road
172 Rutland Road
194 Rutland Road
196 Rutland Road
260 Rutland Road
26 Seymour Road
42 Seymour Road
69-71 Trent Boulevard Framework Housing Association, Transitions South Service
Scout Hall, Trent Boulevard

Lady Bay Open Gardens 2017

BBC’s Maurice Flynn To Open Lady Bay Open Gardens

BBC’s Maurice Flynn will formally open this year’s Lady Bay Open Gardens at 22 Pierrepont Road at 2pm this Saturday (8th July).

The Open Gardens event, now in its 26th year will run from 2pm to 6pm on Saturday 8th and Sunday 9th of July in 25 gardens throughout Lady Bay in West Bridgford.  Maurice, who presents the news on BBC East Midlands TV, has a big love for gardening and trained in horticulture at Pershore College in Worcestershire.

Lady Bay Open Gardens 2017

As well as the many beautiful and varied gardens to view there will be lots of entertainment, activities for children, cake and plant stalls.  All money raised over the weekend will be donated to Lady Bay Community Fund and various charities nominated by garden owners.  The brand new Scout Hall will also be formally opened at 1.45pm on Sunday 9 July with Scouts and civic dignitaries in attendance.

Visitors can buy an Open Gardens entry programme for £3 from any participating garden, look out for the yellow balloons and various signs throughout Lady Bay.  An Open Gardens map will be situated outside the Post Office on Trent Boulevard.

Keith Wright, Chairman of the volunteer Open Gardens committee said “this year promises to be another fabulous weekend not to missed! We have 25 gardens taking part and lots of entertainment and stalls for all the family”.

Confirmed entertainment over the weekend includes: The Trent Navigation Shanty Crew, The Community Choir, The Strawberry Jammers, The Black Peacock Belly Dancers, Kids Zumba demonstration, Tripliquette (vocalist trio) and live singers, City Farm animal petting at The Lady Bay Pub, Cream Teas at  Holme Lodge Leonard Cheshire disability, cakes and coffee at the new Scout Hall as well as plenty of plant stalls, children’s activities and fundraising.

To a see a full programme for the event visit: https://www.facebook.com/ladybayopengardens or www.ladybayopengardens.org.uk or download the program here.

List of gardens

3A Adbolton Grove
24 Fleeman Grove
28 Fleeman Grove – SATURDAY ONLY
90 Holme Road
121 Holme Road
131 Holme Road
149 Holme Road
1 Julian Road. Cheshire Homes (Holme Lodge)
10 Julian Road
117 Julian Road
45 Mona Road
22 Pierrepont Road – SATURDAY ONLY
26 Pierrepont Road
28 Pierrepont Road
54 Pierrepont Road – SATURDAY ONLY
56 Rutland Road
194 Rutland Road
196 Rutland Road
224 Rutland Road
250 Rutland Road
260 Rutland Road
42 Seymour Road
69-71 Trent Boulevard, Framework
164 Trent Boulevard
194 Trent Boulevard

Entertainment schedule

Saturday 8 July

2pm Official opening of Lady Bay Open Gardens at 22 Pierrepont Road by the BBC’s Maurice Flynn

2.30pm and 4.00pm Black Peacock Belly Dancers and homemade wine testing all day at 24 Fleeman Grove

12 noon to 3pm Petting animals from Stonebridge City Farm at the Lady Bay Pub, Trent Boulevard

2pm – 6pm Face Painting: Ice-Cream Van: Treasure Hunt: Garden Games & Crafts at 121 Holme Road

2pm to 6pm Strawberry Jammers Folk Blues and Pop Group, homemade wine testing and Greenies Ice Cream stall at 131 Holme Road

2-6pm Fun Family activities all day at 121 Holme Road

2pm – 6pm Games: Play Equipment: Arts & Crafts at 54 Pierrepont Road

2-6pm Garden Trail for children at 117 Julian Road

2-6pm Teddy Bears Picnic Game at 22 Pierrepont Road

2-6pm Live Singers at 26 Pierrepont Road

2pm – 6pm Children’s game 164 Trent Boulevard

2-6pm Children’s digital treasure hunt and photograph competition with a prize for all at 194 Rutland Road

Sunday 9 July

1.45pm Official opening of the new Scout Hall on Trent Boulevard

2pm Kids Zumba Demonstrations at Lady Bay Public House Trent Boulevard

2pm to 6pm The Human Duke Box (live music) and homemade wine testing at 131 Holme Road

2-6pm homemade wine testing all day at 24 Fleeman Grove

3pm Kids Zumba demonstrations and fun family activities all day at 121 Holme Road

2-6pm Garden Trail for children at 117 Julian Road

2-6pm Footsie Bobbins’ Folk Band and a quiz for the kids at 45 Mona Road

2-6pm Tripliquette Close Harmony Trio at 26 Pierrepont Road

2-6pm Children’s digital treasure hunt and photograph competition with a prize for all at 194 Rutland Road

2-6pm The Trent Navigation Company Shanty Crew at 224 Rutland Road

2-6pm Lady Bay Community Choir and children’s game at 164 Trent Boulevard

Lady Bay Open Gardens

Lady Bay Open Gardens committee request for gardens

Plans are already under way for the 26th annual Lady Bay Open Gardens to be held from 2pm – 6pm on 8 and 9 July 2017.  The volunteer committee are asking for Lady Bay residents to submit a yes, no or maybe by contacting the chairman keith.wright48@btinternet.com or by calling 0115 9820515.

The organisers are aiming to build on the amazing success of previous years and raise even more money for charities and other local good causes. Proceeds will go to the Lady Bay Community Fund, Leonard Cheshire Disability and various charities nominated by garden owners.

Last year was a resounding success with more than 1500 visitors over the two-day event.  A total of 22 gardens of all shapes and sizes took part with families enjoying the hospitably and entertainment.  The event raised £6,782 with all profits being donated to the Lady Bay Community Fund and various charities nominated by garden owners.

To keep up to date with the latest information visit

https://www.facebook.com/ladybayopengardens/

https://twitter.com/LadybayGardens

www.ladybayopengardens.org.uk