Local Information



On this page you will find details on the amenities that can be found in the local area around Basford Road Baptist Church.

Public Transport
Travelling By Bus
Bus Services in the area are mainly operated by Nottingham City Transport or Trent Barton.
Nottingham City Transport Services
These are the services are operated by Nottingham City Transport. Click on the service number for the timetable in PDF format.
  • LocalLink 11 Arnold – Bestwood Park – Bulwell – Beechdale – Bilborough – Wollaton Vale – Beeston
      • Nearest Stops: Bar Lane, Percy Street
  • 53 Arnold – City Hospital – Ring Road – Beechdale Baths – QMC – Clifton Estate
      • Nearest Stop: Western Boulevard (Ring Road)
  • 70 City – Sherwood Rise – Percy Street – Bagnall Road – Bulwell – Morrisons
      • Nearest Stop: Percy Street
  • 71 City – Sherwood Rise – Percy Street – Cinderhill – Bulwell – Morrisons
      • Nearest Stop: Percy Street
  • 78 City – Alfreton Road – Nuthall Road – Strelley
      • Nearest Stop: Nuthall Road (near Halfords)
  • 79 City – Alfreton Road - Nuthall Road - Bells Lane - Cinderhill - Bulwell - Rise Park - Bestwood Park - Arnold
      • Nearest Stop: Nuthall Road (near Halfords)
Trent Barton
The following services operate along Nuthall Road please visit the Trent Barton website for timetables.
  • Rainbow 1: Alfreton – Nottingham
  • Rainbow 1: Eastwood – Nottingham
  • Rainbow 1: Ripley – Heanor – Nottingham
Travelling by Tram
Nottingham Express Transit operate the Tram Service which has a station at Basford for services to the City Centre, Bulwell, Beeston, Clifton, Hucknall and Phoenix Park and Ride. Services are fast and frequent 7 days a week. For full information visit their website.  Please note that Nottingham City Transport Day Tickets are not valid on the tram network.
Travelling by Train
The nearest mainline railway station is Nottingham Station. The local Robin Hood Line does go through the area where the nearest station is at Bulwell for services to Hucknall, Mansfield and Worksop as well as Nottingham. For timetables and fares visit the National Rail website. The main operators of services are East Midlands Trains and CrossCountry.
For in-depth information on healthcare in the area visit the main NHS website.
The nearest practice is Churchfields Medical Practice
            Churchfields Medical Practice
            Old Basford Health Centre
            1 Bailey Street
            NG6 0HD
            Telephone: 0115 978 1231
            Surgery is open Monday – Friday 8.30am – 6.30pm
The nearest Pharmacy is:
            Well Pharmacy
            42 Bailey Street
            Old Basford
            NG6 0HA
            Telephone: 0115 970 3819
Open Monday – Friday 9.00am - 6.00pm.  It is closed on Saturdays and Sundays.
There is also a Pharmacy at the Asda Supermarket in Hyson Green which is open late night and on Sundays.
Dentists in the local area include:
            Nuthall Dental Centre
            498 Nuthall Road
            NG8 5DN
            Telephone: 0115 978 5785
 Open Monday – Friday 9.00am – 1.00pm / 2.00pm – 5.30pm  (3.00pm on Fridays)
            Family Dental Care Centre
            347 Aspley Lane
            NG8 5GA
            Telephone: 0115 929 1804
 Open Monday – Friday 9.00am – 5.30pm (closes at 1.00pm on       Wednesdays)
There are two main hospitals in Nottingham both now part of the combined Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust. The Queens Medical Centre Campus (located on Derby Road) is the main emergency hospital in the area. The Nottingham City Campus does not have any emergency facilities.
The local NHS Walk-In Centre is located on London Road in the City Centre.
Local Shopping Areas
There are shops along Nuthall Road where you will also find the local library (Aspley Library). Bulwell and Arnold are the nearest local shopping centres though Nottingham City Centre is the main shopping centre for the region as well as the City.
Supermarkets in the area include:
  • Hyson Green
    • Radford Road. Open Monday – Friday 8 am – 10pm, Saturday 8am – 9pm, Sunday 11am – 5pm. Has a Petrol Station, Bakery and Pharmacy.
  • Arnold
    • 111-127 Front Street. Open Monday – Friday 8am – 9pm, Saturday 7.30am – 9pm, Sunday 10am – 4pm.
  • Bulwell
    • Leen Drive. Open Monday – Wednesday 8am – 8pm, Thursday & Friday 8am – 10pm, Saturday 8am – 8pm, Sunday 10am – 4pm. Has a Petrol Station.
  • Nuthall Road
    • Junction of Nuthall Road, Bar Lane. Open Monday – Saturday 7am – 10pm, Sunday 12pm – 6pm. Car Park is located on Bar Lane.
  • Perry Road
    • Junction of Perry Road and Nottingham Road.  Open Monday - Saturday 8am - 10pm, Sunday 10am - 4pm.
  • Arnold
    • Sir John Robinson Way. Open Monday – Saturday 8am – 10pm, Sunday 10am – 4pm. Has a Petrol Station, Bakery and Pharmacy. 
  • Basford Express
    • 544 Valley Road (opposite McDonald’s). Open 6am – Midnight 7 days a week. Located with an Esso Petrol Station.
  • Top Valley Extra
    • Top Valley Drive. Open Monday – Friday 6am – Midnight (opens 8am on Monday), Saturday 6am – 10pm, Sunday 10am – 4pm. Has full services including Petrol Station.

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