Retford parents urged to attend meeting on school places

RETFORD parents are advised to attend a special information session about school places.

Notts County Council is holding the meeting at 6pm on Tuesday 6th November at The Well, Retford Baptist Church and Community Centre, Hospital Road, Retford.

Parents of children who will aged four by 31st August 2013 are eligible to attend. The 6pm session will last approximately one hour.

If you live in Notts you are not automatically given a place at your local school - even if your child attends the nursery.

You must apply for a school place by 15th January 2013 either online at or by contacting 01623 433052 or 01623 433388.

A limited number of places will be available so parents and carers are asked to register at