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A group of female Bassetlaw District Council employees and Councillors, including the Chairman of the Council and the Mayors of Retford and Worksop, came together for a photograph to mark the centenary of women’s suffrage.
Nottinghamshire County Council pledge a further £55,000 for events to mark the county's Pilgrim roots, as local and national plans are put in place to roll out the red carpet for an expected surge in visitors from the United States in 2020.
In accordance with the Local Government Act 1972 – Section 87(2), notice is hereby given that a vacancy exists for a District Councillor for the Worksop South East Ward of the District of Bassetlaw following the resignation of Councillor Deirdre Foley, Councillor for the Ward.
Bassetlaw District Council’s Planning Committee has given the green light for development to start on the former Vesuvius Site in Worksop, which will bring around 200 jobs thanks to a new Asda store and filling station, and the potential for further major investment in the site.
Due to the continued cold weather that has been forecast for the weekend and beyond, the Council’s Severe Weather Night Shelter at Crown Place Community Centre on Sandy Lane, Worksop will now be open until at least Wednesday 7th March.
Notice is hereby given that the Council is conducting an interim review of the polling districts and polling places that fall within its boundaries.
Bassetlaw District Council is consulting with its tenants and leaseholders over proposals to bring the management of its housing stock back to the Council - a move that could generate savings of £335,000 each year.
Following the adverse weather conditions last week, our Refuse Crews are currently catching up on any Green and Blue bins that could not be emptied, along with bins that have been missed. This is in addition to making normal collections across the district.
We were all extremely saddened to learn about the death of a man in Retford who had been sleeping on the streets.
This morning, Bassetlaw District Council raised the Commonwealth Flag along with communities from around the world in a show of unity.
A GROUP of children from East Markham Primary School have enjoyed a ‘healthy and active day’ at Retford Leisure Centre where they got the chance to take part in a range of activities and look around the facility.
Bassetlaw residents helped to recycle more than 2,000 tonnes of garden waste in just nine months thanks to Bassetlaw District Council’s new Garden Waste Collection Service.
Bassetlaw Councillors have approved proposals to increase Council Tax by 3.06% for the financial year 2018/9 at the March meeting of Full Council.
Planning application fees increases to take effect this month.
Should Dog Control orders be extended in Bassetlaw? - We are asking residents if they would like to keep Public Space Protection Orders that control dog related anti-social behaviour across the district.
An incident of fly-tipping occurred on Red Lane on Tuesday 9th January which led to an overnight road closure by Via East Midlands, working on behalf of Nottinghamshire County Council.
More than 6,000 Garden Waste bins will be emptied as part of Bassetlaw District Council’s first full batch of collections of the new 2018 season.
Consultation with Representative Bodies of Non-Domestic Ratepayers and Voluntary Sector Representatives about proposed District Council Budget Plans for 2018 – 2019.
Action Counters Terrorism (ACT) is encouraging communities across the country to help the police tackle terrorism and save lives by reporting suspicious behaviour and activity.
If your neighbourhood is in need of a bit of spring clean and you have a willing band of volunteers, we could give you a helping hand.
Celebrating the efforts of individuals and groups who improve the lives of others in Bassetlaw.
A1 Housing and Bassetlaw District Council have taken back possession of a flat in Lowtown, Worksop after a three-month Closure Notice had been obtained in October 2017.
Work to create an extra 10 parking spaces for residents on Westway in Prospect began this week in a bid to improve parking problems in the area.
Fund created to help local community sports clubs apply for major development grants.
Bassetlaw District Council are seeking to appoint a supplier to take responsibility for the management of the bar for their two venues: Worksop Town Hall and Retford Town Hall
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