These courses are open to anyone who may wish to attend. We recommend attendance within 3 years of retirement to gain maximum benefit. There are many important changes to consider, particularly in relation to the Flat Rate State Pension which came into operation in April 2016, Deferring your Pension, whether to take a Lump Sum Payment and whether State Pension Top* Up is right for you. Careful planning is paramount.
*The Government State Pension Top Up Scheme closed on 5 April 2017.
Please fill in an on-line booking form, or ring the office 0115 922 3824 (Mobile 07790 851 584) to book a place.
0115 917 7777
Full details of exact location, where to park, which bus service to use will be sent in the Joining Instructions Pack
The Town Hall is easily accessible for wheelchair users, it has automatic doors, lifts and disabled toilets. There are designated disabled parking bays nearby.
There are many All Day Long Stay car parks within the vicinity, including Derby Street, Albion Street, Middle Street and Station Road. Pay and Display tickets will need to be purchased at £2. (Parking in the Council’s Car Park is not allowed for anyone, including disabled badge holders).
The Town Hall operates a No Smoking Policy.
All delegates will need to “sign in” at Reception, where they will collect a Visitor’s Pass and will then be directed to the room location. Badges must be returned at the close of each day.