Aslockton is a thriving village set on the edge of the Vale of Belvoir some ten miles to the east of Nottingham, having a useful range of village amenities including the highly rated Archbishop Cranmer C of E Primary School, a contemporary village hall – community centre, a Post Office/general store and a traditional village inn.
The nearby market town of Bingham offers an extended range of amenities, professional services and secondary schooling and from the village there is direct road/rail access into Nottingham and Grantham, with the surrounding market towns of Melton Mowbray and Newark on Trent readily accessible by road.
In a wider travel context, there is an access point to the A1 national road network to the east of the village, a fast direct rail link from Grantham into London Kings Cross and convenient access to East Midlands Airport to the south of Nottingham.
Population – 1750
Nearest Medical Centre – Bingham Medical Centre (3 miles)
Nearest Railway Station – Aslockton
Rushcliffe Borough Council
Civic Centre Pavilion Road, West Bridgford, Nottingham NG2 5FE
Bingham Day Nursery (3 miles)
Cranmer Pre-School (Aslockton)
Archbishop Cranmer C of E Primary School (Aslockton)
Toot Hill Secondary School, Bingham (3 miles)
PUBS AND RESTAURANTS
The Cranmer Arms
BINGHAM – 3.5 miles
NEWARK ON TRENT – 11 miles
GRANTHAM – 13 miles
NOTTINGHAM – 14 miles
MELTON MOWBRAY – 23 miles
LOUGHBOROUGH – 25 miles