Community and living

Accidents, emergencies and safety

Advice and links to the accident and emergency services in Bassetlaw

Community Safety

Community safety is about helping our communities to be and feel safe, whether at home, work, in public spaces or even online.

Veterans Thank You Scheme

Bassetlaw District Council has launched a 1939 – 1945 Veterans Thank You Scheme, as part of its activities to mark the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee.

Bassetlaw Youth Council

Bassetlaw Youth Council is made up of young people (11-19 years) from across the whole of Bassetlaw who want to influence local decisions about the District.

Biodiversity and nature conservation

Information about Biodiversity And Nature Conservation in Bassetlaw

Bonfire Night

Advice about celebrating Bonfire Night in 2023

Cemeteries in Bassetlaw

Information on the cemeteries that the Council are responsible for

Children and young people

Help, advice, information and events for children and young people in the district of Bassetlaw

Children's Centre Services

Find out about locations and services available to expectant parents & parents/carers with children under five.

Churches and religious groups

Details of the churches and religious groups in Bassetlaw

Citizens advice

Citizens advice can help with many issues and is a free, confidential and independent service

Services for the over 50s

Community services for the over 50s within the district of Bassetlaw

Dealing with debt

Advice on how to get help before debts become unmanageable, particularly priority debts like your rent and Council Tax.

Emergency planning

Information and advice to our residents and businesses about any known or potential emergency

Equality & Diversity

Bassetlaw Equality and Diversity pages, promoting and encouraging diversity throughout the district.

Equality, Diversity and Inclusion Annual Progress Report 2023

This report outlines some of the key activities undertaken by Bassetlaw District Council over the past year in support of Equality, Diversity and Inclusion.

His Majesty King Charles III’s Coronation

The Coronation ceremony to mark His Majesty King Charles III’s ascension to the throne will take place at Westminster Abbey in London on Saturday 6 May 2023.

Holocaust Memorial Day

Every year in January, the world marks Holocaust Memorial Day which has taken place in the UK since 2001.

Libraries in Bassetlaw

Contact details and opening times of the libraries within the district of Bassetlaw

Life events

Information on life events, such as, births, deaths, marriage, adoption and fostering

Nottinghamshire help yourself

A partnership between health, the voluntary sector and Nottinghamshire County Council to bring information and advice together in one central place

Public toilets

Information about the council operated public toilets in the district

Rural communities

Parish councils and other community groups are actively helping to improve the quality of life for their communities

Support for armed forces personnel

A wide range of services are available to our armed forces that can help with your resettlement

Support organisations and charities

This is a collection of some of the support organisations and charities that operate in the Bassetlaw area

Twinning information

Information about the four twinned towns that Bassetlaw has

VE Day Celebrations

This VE Day marks 75 years since the guns fell silent on the Second World War in Europe


There are lots of volunteering opportunities across North Nottinghamshire

Winter weather advice

Advice on what to do in case of severe cold weather and snow, including gritting roads, school closures and potholes

Worksop Town Board

The Worksop Town Board brings together community leaders, statutory bodies, businesses, the local authority and the MP