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sp tlightOn ISSUE 47 APRIL 2013

West Bridgford

onth Businesses each m d an es om H 0 00 Delivered to 6, Lady Bay and West Bridgford in Edwalton, Inside this issue: •Spring Fashion • Events Guide • Get Converted • Protect Your Pet • Footloose • Win A Meal For 2 • Puzzles • Your Community Info • Business Focus

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Spotlight on West Bridgford Contents

Spring Fashion 6 Here Comes the Bride 8 Get Converted 10 Puzzle Page 12 Papplewick Pumping Station 14 Community Information 18 Win a Meal for 2 20 Protect Your Pet 22 Spring Cleaning 24 Footloose 26 Events Guide 28 Index of Advertisers 30 Cover photo by Robin Macey of Nottm and Derby Hot Air Balloon Club Published by Spotlight Local Media Ltd Company No. 6841257 Tel: 0115 822 4995 Suite 104, 1 Hanley Street Nottingham NG1 5BL Graphic Design and Layout: Spotlight Local Media Distributed by Leaflet Media Trusted Delivery Partner of the Spotlight Magazine

Well, summer has now officially arrived. The clocks have gone forward and we can all look forward to those long days of summer, and the calm, warm evenings. I can smell the barbeque already. It is St Georges day April 23rd, so it’s time to dig out those red and white flags and celebrate all things English. I hope you all have a good month! Thanks once again to all our advertisers and contributors, and of course all the readers for supporting our local businesses. Spotlight magazine is delivered to 6,000 homes and businesses in the West Bridgford area each month, with similar magazines going to Mansfield South, Mansfield Central and Mansfield North. To Advertise or contribute: T: 0115 822 4995 E: Web:

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Spring Fashion Update

t’s that wonderful time outfits. Chanel opted for of year again when the a more in-your-face floral evenings are finally starting parade featuring bold to get lighter after months of flowers printed all over the being stuck in dreary Floral prints are great. darkness They cheer up any outfit and the flowers are and they’re an easy print to wear beginning to push their little heads out of dresses in bright colours. the ground in search of They’re also really easy to sunshine to start to bloom. find as almost every clothes To celebrate the efforts of shop will stock at least the little flowers braving one garment patterned the cold, spring summer with pretty little flowers so fashion yet again pays there’s no excuse not to be homage to the lovely floral fashionable this season. print. So if you can’t afford to be lining up for your Dior or Chanel florals then Both Dior and Chanel hit the high street to find featured florals in their some fabulous affordable spring summer 2013 alternatives. shows. Dior teamed their cheery flowery creations To achieve the perfect floral look it’s very simple. For all out flower power go for a floral maxi dress and finish off with a big flower in your hair or a flowery hairband. For a more casual floral look, try pairing a plain blouse with a floral skirt or opt for a floral cardigan that goes with anything so that you can flower-up any outfit instantly. Or if subtlety is more your thing, make a nod to the floral trend with a pretty silk scarf or floral pumps.

with simple plain black and dark blue pieces to create sophisticated demure


But florals aren’t just for the ladies. Men can get in on the trend too with several ties featuring the print but in masculine colours for a manlier take on the flowery trend. Of course if you’re feeling more daring then go for a floral print shirt or even trousers. Stereotypically girly prints are really in this season

for men so if you’re brave enough to go bold, there’s plenty of high street shops that can accommodate. Just remember to not go too over the top with double florals otherwise you’ll look like you’ve just stumbled through a summer meadow and got covered in petals. What’s great about florals is that they’re nearly always at the height of fashion. If you invest in a stunning floral garment, the chances are you’ll still be wearing it for years to come and you’ll always look up to date and stylish. With that in mind, get down to your nearest high street and take a look around for a fantastic floral piece. Not only will you be bang on trend, you’ll also brighten up any dull day with your fabulous flowery-ness, and be one step closer to the hopefully sunny summer ahead. Rhiannon Chown • 0115 822 4995 •

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Here Comes The Bride

very bride wants to look beautiful on their wedding day and this means that as well as choosing the perfect dress, you need to pay attention to hair and make-up. These should reflect your personality and be worn with ease. A bride who rarely wears make-up is unlikely to be comfortable with a heavy application, and if you are used to a neat hairstyle a looser style may irritate. Go for make-up and hair trials. These will allow you to try out a number of ideas. Take along images of hairstyles and make up looks that you like, and take their professional advice as they will know what will work best. Specialists will also understand photographers’ requirements Weddings are often long events, so it is important that your make up has staying power. Some professionals use special fixing sprays. Creating the perfect base is an important element for longevity.

A good hairdresser will want to know about your dress style, colour, and any accessories that you wish to wear in your hair in order to get a look that is totally complimentary. In addition to traditional veils and tiaras, sparkly clips and bands are available, or you may choose flowers to decorate your hair. If your hair is coloured, try your dress on with it to make sure the contrast is not too stark, unless you are seeking a dramatic look. Your final colour should be applied one to two weeks before. Conditioner is not recommended for your wedding day as it can make hair unmanageable. Products can be used to fix the style and add shine.

The right shade of foundation is essential, especially when wearing a strapless gown. Matching foundation to your collarbone rather than your face provides consistent colour on body, face and neck. It’s probably best to highlight either your eyes, or your lips. Highlighting both can look too heavy. Eyebrows need definition and you should choose waterproof mascara. Flash photography can annihilate your blusher and make you look washed out, so take test shots before your wedding day to find out what works best. Your choice of hairstyle will be affected by your dress shape, and the length and texture of your hair. If you are worried about appearing taller than your groom, you may prefer not to choose a style that’s too high on top.


Finally, when booking a hairdresser or a make-up artist, you should consider their personality. You may be feeling quite stressed or excitable during your preparations, so choose someone who can help create a relaxing, calm and fun atmosphere, so that you enjoy getting ready for your wedding day. By Susan Brookes-Morris • 0115 822 4995 •

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etting a loft conversion is a hot topic at the moment, offering a viable alternative to moving house when more living space is required. Here are the top 10 tips from Modern Attics to consider when planning your new loft conversion 1. Although it’s tempting to go for the cheapest, be a little choosy when you are looking for an attic conversion professional. This will help you meet all the potential regulations that are relevant to loft conversions such as planning permission or general building regulations. 2. Make sure you get a survey done by a professional structural engineer.  A good survey of your loft space will make sure that your plans can be done safely and above all in a way that will get you the result you want. 3. Do get professional advice on the design of your loft.  While it’s nice to have ideas yourself, there are structural and practical ways to undertake loft conversions that can keep costs down, while creating a space that you will be able to use for years to come.


Get Converted 4. When finding a loft conversion company always look at previous work and if necessary ask for previous client testimonials. A good company will always be happy for you to see the results of their work. 5. Make sure you check whether you will need a ‘party wall agreement’ for your loft conversion.  This is often overlooked so get in early and make your loft conversion a smooth and happy experience. 6. If you’re having a loft conversion done and you haven’t got insulation or perhaps you have very old insulation, it could be a good time to get it done.  Come winter, you will reap the benefits of having a loft but also a warm living space throughout the house. 7. Consider what kind of windows you might want.  Velux windows can be a great option if you want to get some natural light coming in to your loft conversion and of course some well chosen lighting will also enhance the final result. 8. You might need to think about your current plumbing situation if you are planning on a loft conversion.    This is because if you want heating / water you might need to change your boiler or you may even need to have pipes moved to accommodate

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10. Prepare your house in advance of your loft conversion. You may need to move items from the loft in advance or you might even want to pack away a few things to ensure easy access for your loft conversion specialist.  You may want to consider some storage short-term, but best be as prepared as you can be! For all loft conversions it is essential to consider the implications and of course you should consider the impact it will have on your daily life, so try to be realistic and you will find your loft conversion becomes a smooth and very pleasant experience that will add real value to your home! • 0115 822 4995 •

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Whats happening in your area This is a free page to publicise your local events and information. We would love to hear from you if you know of any event in or around the West Bridgford area; copy deadline is the 25th of each month. Please email: West Bridgford WI will be meeting Monday 22nd April at St Paul’s Church Hall, Boundary Road at 7.30pm and the topic will be “Colour Co-ordination” by Suzanne Suthers. Visitors and new members are always welcome. Sunday 14th April – Singaround and music session. All are welcome to come along and sing a song or two or just to listen. Next meeting is May 19th when we have a concert with the amazing young trio: Lady Maisery. See the website for more details: www.poppyfolkclub. or contact Phil & Julie 0115 9812861, Dave 07790 943893, email St. Edmund’s Parish Church is holding their annual Spring Gardens and Coffee Morning at Holme Pierrepont Hall on 20th April 10.00am to 12.30pm. There will be a number of stalls including home made cakes. Entrance fee is £3.00 per person, children free, includes tea/coffee & biscuits. MUSTERS TENNIS CLUB OPEN DAY SUNDAY 21ST APRIL 2PM Rectory Road West Bridgford NG2 7PX Anyone interested in playing tennis please come along and join us for an afternoon of tennis fun. Mums Dads children all welcome, refreshments will be available and the bar will be open. TAI CHI FOR THE OVER 50’s: Daytime classes available throughout the week. Relaxed, controlled movement great for improving mental and physical wellbeing. New Beginners’ class starts September 2013, Mondays at 12.30 - 1.30pm, St Giles Church Hall, West Bridgford. Please phone to reserve a place. Also, talks/ demonstrations/workshops given at YOUR venue. For further information tel Joy Parsons on 0115 9743542 or go to Grand Central Chorus Rehearsals are at Harrington School, Derby Road, Long Eaton, NG10 4BJ at every Wednesday. If you are a potential singer, sponsor, booker or just curious you will be welcome. Abacus Preschool Open Afternoons Every Wednesday afternoon from 1.15 - 4.15. Come and have a taster session with your child and join us for an afternoon of fun and activities. We are now in fantastic new premises: The Sports Club, Regatta Way, West Bridgford NG2 5AT (half way between Radcliffe Road and Adbolton Lane). For more information, please call 0115 981 1142 or visit our website: www.


Notts Orienteering Club is a not-for-profit community sports club run by volunteers. We offer beginners orienteering sessions in the community for people to learn how to read maps and get a bit of gentle exercise at the same time. We have three evening sessions available in Worksop, West Bridgford and Mansfield on Tues and Wed evenings. For more information call Catherine on 07940575758 or e mail Taekwon-Do (ITF) West Bridgford – From beginner to blackbelt. Training Twice A Week, Monday & Thursday evenings. Free Trial Session. One of the Top 10 Martial Arts in the World. Like Karate but with more emphasis on kicking. Great for Self Defence, Fitness & Suppleness, Self Confidence, Discipline & Respect. Contact Marcus Reilly (2nd Dan) 07973 405362, CRB Checked, Valid Insurance, First Aid Certificate. Wilford Karate school - www.karate-nottingham. com/ We teach traditional Shotokan Karate to people from 7 years through to adults. Our club is part of a world wide federation and offers the unique opportunity to train under Master Asano Hanshi, 9th Dan. All abilities 7yrs + Mon 7-8pm Thu 7:30-8:30pm Brown and Black belts (Honbu) Tue 7:30-8:30pm At Nottingham Emmanuel School – Wilford. Contact C Goronwy 0115 9814246 for more details Mirabilé is looking for quality trained and/or experienced soprano singers. We are a small ladies ensemble covering a wide range of repertoire from early music to contemporary arrangements, both in English and other languages. We rehearse Monday evenings from 8.00-10.00pm in West Bridgford. For enquiries or audition details please contact: Alison Smith on 0115 9143510

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Newly refurbished, ‘The Lady Bay’ is close to Nottingham Forest FC and is match day family friendly. Regular family entertainment and a lovely outside seating area make this friendly pub a really great place to eat and drink whatever the weather! Your free meal can be redeemed anytime Mon-Sat from 12-9pm. Choose anything from The 2 for £8.95 menu which includes gammon & eggs, lasagne, sausage and mash, hunter’s chicken, (all the English classic dishes) or visit on a Friday and try the Famous hand beer battered haddock and chips. Sign up to the website and get an e-mail for two free drinks when purchasing a meal Follow on facebook, then inbox Ali to receive a free pint voucher:

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se National Pet Month as a reminder to make sure your animals are properly vaccinated

This year’s National Pet Month runs from 1 April to 6 May. The campaign aims to tell people about the benefits of having a pet and create awareness of how we should care for them. It also highlights the role and value of working companion animals, such as guide dogs. There will be pet-themed events all over the country during the month, including open days, fundraising events, shows and fun competitions. Last year’s campaign raised around £12,000 for local charities. You can find out what’s happening near you at www. A free pack for event organisers and lots of useful tips are also available from the website. Of course, one of the main ways we can keep our furry friends healthy and happy is by getting them regularly vaccinated against infectious diseases.

protects against parainfluenza virus and bordetella bronchiseptica. If you are taking your dog abroad, they may also need to be vaccinated against rabies. Cats – feline infectious enteritis, feline herpes virus, feline calicivirus and feline leukaemia virus (if they are at risk). Rabbits – myxomatosis and rabbit haemorrhagic disease (RHD). Many of these diseases are now thankfully very rare, but if an animal does catch one, they can be difficult and expensive to cure, or even fatal. Some can also be transmitted to humans. Your vet will give you a card to record when vaccinations are given. They should also remind you when boosters are due. Going to the vet on a regular basis, also means that they can keep an eye on your pet’s general health and spot any potential problems early on. Remember – prevention is better than cure! By Alex Brown

For the first few weeks of their lives, puppies and kittens will be protected from infections by their mother’s milk, as long as she has been regularly vaccinated. However, after this time they will need regular vaccinations. Puppies are normally vaccinated at eight and 10 weeks, and kittens at nine and 12 weeks, with an initial course of two injections. They will then need to be given a booster 12 months after their first vaccination, and regularly throughout their lives. Older pets may need additional vaccinations as their immunity can decline. Here are the main diseases that pets are routinely vaccinated against: Dogs – canine parvovirus, canine distemper virus, leptospirosis and infectious canine hepatitis. Dogs may need a kennel cough vaccine if they will be spending some time in kennels. This

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he chimney, the drive, the oven: We couldn’t do without them, but many of us do try and get away without cleaning them! So why not call in a professional and save yourself some blood, sweat and tears! A chimney that serves an open fire should be swept annually to keep the fire burning efficiently and safely, and for around £40 it can be done quickly and competently by a trained professional. During a sweep, which takes around 45 minutes, brushes inserted into the flue dislodge soot deposits which are removed by vacuuming. Most chimney sweeps will also inspect your chimney from the roof for potential problems. Soot deposits can build up and obstruct the chimney, making the fireplace inefficient and potentially unsafe. Flammable creosote, found in soot, can also ignite and cause the chimney to catch fire. Members of The National Association of Chimney Sweeps are fully qualified and experienced, have full public liability insurance and issue certificates on completion of their work. The Guild of Master Chimney Sweeps trains, assesses and monitors its members to ensure that customers receive the best service.


A typical clean takes 1 to 1.5 hours which will include the racks, shelves and pans as well as the interior and outside of the oven. It costs around £50, but do check exactly what is included in the price as many companies charge extra for items like grill pans. Members of The Association of Approved Oven Cleaners have completed training in Health and Safety and employment law, and do not use caustic or toxic products within your home. Weeds, moss and dirt are all too common additions to driveways and patios once they have been laid for a while. DIY jet washing can remove them but it is a messy, dirty job and can leave behind zebra striping and unsightly lines. A professional drive cleaning company will eliminate that problem by blasting the surface with high pressure water from rotary head cleaning equipment. The process removes weeds, surface grime, moss and algae and restores colour to once dull slabs and tiles. The job is finished by re-sanding the joints and a sealant can also be applied which will protect the surface and discourage weeds from re-growing. Cost depends on size and it is always a good idea to get more than one quote and to ask for references if available. So, spring into action and get those problem areas spruced up and gleaming!

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his year’s London Marathon will be held on April 21st. This iconic event first took place over 30 years ago, in 1981.

It was the brainchild of John Disley and Chris Brasher who after taking part in the New York Marathon, wondered if London could stage such a festival. 7,747 runners took part in the first London Marathon, whilst in

2012 there were over 37,000 participants. The Marathon is now a calendar highlight for competitors, spectators and charities alike. Olympic champion Stephen Kiprotich will take part this year and is expected to complete the 26.2 mile course in just over 2 hours. For most of us a marathon would prove too gruelling, but there are half marathons, 10k and 5k runs or sub 5k events which anyone can enter. There are running events nearly every weekend somewhere in Britain. Running has many benefits, firstly it’s free. Once you have your basic kit, it costs nothing to simply ‘go out for a run.’ As you are not tied to a specific class or opening times, you can go running whenever you please. Studies extol the health benefits. Runners tend to be stronger and live longer. Regular exercise, along with a healthy balanced diet, can also reduce your risk of cancer. So how does a fledgling runner get started? Most beginners’ guides suggest doing a combination of run/walk/run on


your first outings and building up your distance gradually. You should always stretch, warm up and cool down and ensure you are hydrated. You should not run too fast. You should always be able to maintain a conversation and not breathe too heavily. Training programmes suggest that subject to

satisfactory health, beginners could train to complete a 5k run within six weeks, training three times a week. Someone preparing for a marathon would probably have a training plan of at least 16 weeks. It’s important to have the correct equipment and in particular the right shoes. Specialists will use biomechanics, your weight, the surfaces you wish to run on and the shape of your feet as influencing factors when determining which shoes to recommend for you. Serious runners will alternate between two pairs of shoes during training, and shoes should be replaced after around 500 miles. Other items to consider include running socks, tights leggings or shorts, a stop watch, technical t shirt, a heart monitor, training log, drinks carrier, energy drinks and a lightweight jacket. Ladies will also require a high impact sports bra. Many find they are more committed to running if they have a training partner, and some join local running clubs for increased support and guidance. By Susan Brookes-Morris

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Friday 26th April Joe Strange Band / DJ Marriott – Southbank Vibetown – Riverbank My name is Earl – Trent Navigation Roy Stone – Monkey Tree Saturday 27th April T.I Funk / DJ Marriott – Southbank Formosa – Riverbank Dr Comfort & the Lurid Revelations – Trent Navigation Sunday 28th April Tee Dymond – Southbank Richie Muir – Copper Wednesday 1st May Ladies Night (3 courses £15 + half price cocktails) – Belle & Jerome Thursday 2nd May Richie Muir – Southbank Raven (from £7.50 in advance) – Riverbank Martin Taylor – Irish, Country & Folk Night – Trent Navigation Friday 3rd May DJ Marriott – Southbank Performance – Riverbank Trevor Sewell – Trent Navigation Saturday 4th May DJ Marriott – Southbank Sticky Morales – Riverbank TerraFish – Trent Navigation Sunday 5th May DJ Terry Farley – Riverbank Tom Wardle – Copper Thursday 9th May Kaben – Riverbank Martin Taylor – Irish, Country & Folk Night – Trent Navigation Friday 10th May Funkified – Riverbank Robin Auld – Trent Navigation Brought to you by West Bridgford Online – Find us on Facebook Follow us on Twitter - @westbridgfordol

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