"In Kings’ Park, the helllebores in the gardens behind Goodwin Hall are making a beautiful display this Spring. The stone benches there are an ideal place to meet a friend for a chat.”


  We are a non-political conservation and amenity group which aims: 

·         To protect the architectural and natural environment of Retford

·            To improve Retford for present and future generations, whilst offering

       its members a varied and interesting social programme of events.


                                                            Activities include


Improving, restoring buildings and the town environment                   


Design and conservation awards


Accessing funding for improvement and restoration works                  


Retford in Bloom


Commenting on planning applications and proposals                          


Litter collection days


Social events, talks and visits to places of interest                               


Heritage Open Day 


News sheets to update and inform members                                      


Guided walks

New members are always welcome. The more members we have the more we can achieve

Facebook:  Retford Civicsociety

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