Media Centre


The Communications Team at Bassetlaw District Council is responsible for providing a corporate communications service on behalf of the authority and responding to all media enquiries. It also manages the Council’s Social Media accounts, website, graphic design and consultation events.

Press Office Contacts

Bassetlaw District Council's Communication Team can be contacted via:


Call: 01909 533 721 or  01909 533 726

Mobile: 07538 626 257

Please note, these details are for journalists and members of the media only.

Bassetlaw District Profile

Nottinghamshire Insight provides access to information, data and original research about what it's like to live in Nottinghamshire. Their Bassetlaw District Profile is available as a download.

Key Biographies

Chairman of the Council - Cllr Madalaine Richardson 

Leader of the Council - Cllr Simon Geaves
Deputy Leader of the Council - Cllr Jo White 

Leader of the Opposition Group - Cllr Keith Isard 
Deputy Leader of the Opposition Group - Cllr Tracey Taylor 

Leader of the Independent Group - Cllr Hugh Burton

Chief Executive of the Council - Neil Taylor

Freedom of Information (FOI) Requests

Information on how to make a Freedom of Information (FOI) request.

Other useful links