Gedling Youth Club & Community Hub

A number of community groups have come together to work on ambitious plans to convert a former railway station building in Gedling village into a youth centre and community hub.

The Gedling Youth Club Management Committee, Gedling Village Preservation Society and Friends of Gedling Station have revealed new plans, which have been brought to life by Nottingham-based architect Simon Middlecote.

The Plan

We hope to fully restore the old station building on Shearing Hill to its former glory and also renovate the grounds, adding much needed community space for a multitude of uses by various age groups and activities.

We are currently seeking backing from the National Lottery Heritage Fund and Nottinghamshire County Council’s Local Improvement Scheme to help fund this new venture. We also encourage people in the local area to back the plans by donating to our crowdfunding scheme.

The Chairman of the Gedling Youth Club Management Committee, Francis Rodrigues, said, “There was huge public support to save the former youth club and station from residential development and the three local groups coming together reflect that support.”

Latest News

Lottery Funding Letters of Support
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These are letters of support from Vernon Coaker, John Clarke, leader Gedling Borough Council, Carlton Le Willows academy & Gedling Village Local History & Preservation Society. Thank you for your continued support!

24th November – Volunteer Event
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Sunday 24th November’s volunteer event was a great success – clearing overgrown vegetation as part of the regeneration programme. Thank you to all the attendees for their invaluable help. It also included a visit by Gedling MP Vernon Coaker who … Read More

Mission Statement
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The Lottery funding application is nearly ready to be submitted. Thank you for you continued support, we’ll have further updates for you shortly!

Newsletter #1 – Summer 2019
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Gedling Youth Club Committee and its Trustees, owners of Gedling’s former Great Northern Railway station on Shearing Hill, have been hard at work planning the exciting future of this lovely old building. So far, a lot of time has been … Read More

New Website Launch
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Our new website is now live! Welcome to the new website for Gedling Youth Club & Community Hub. Here you will find details of the proposed plans for the regeneration of Gedling Station, including drawings provided by local architect Simon … Read More

Station Clean Up – April 28th
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Another volunteer garden spring clean at Gedling Youth Club/Station. Thanks to volunteers from Nottm Railways Remembered for all their fantastic work. Looking more like it was when trains stopped here.