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Ruddington, Nottinghamshire

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Ruddington, Nottinghamshire

Ruddington is an English village (twinned with Grenay, France) situated five miles south of Nottingham in the Borough of Rushcliffe. It had a population of 6,441 at the 2001 UK census. An independent community, residents have previously conducted high profile campaigns in an attempt to retain the rural identity as a village and prevent it being subsumed into the adjoining suburban districts of Clifton and West Bridgford.
Administrative CountyNottinghamshire
Traditional CountyNottinghamshire
OS GridSK5733
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
Police AuthorityNottinghamshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNottinghamshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNottinghamshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
Dialling code0115 (921 / 940 / 945 / 984)

Other names by which Ruddington, Nottinghamshire has been known in the past

Roddingtone ~ Roddington ~ Rodintone ~ Rodintun

Ruddington, Nottinghamshire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Ruddington, par. and vil., in co. and 4 miles S. of Nottingham, 2190 ac., pop. 2638; P.O., T.O. Ruddington Hall and Ruddington Grange are seats.

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