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Students discover What Next

Students discover What Next

North Nottinghamshire’s largest skills and careers event – What Next – has been described as a great success after helping thousands of young people to bring their future careers options into sharper focus.

Article posted on Friday, October 11, 2019


£5.5 million infrastructure works complete at former Vesuvius Works, Worksop

£5.5 million infrastructure works complete at former Vesuvius Works, Worksop

£5.5 million infrastructure works complete at former Vesuvius Works, Worksop

Article posted on Friday, October 11, 2019


Have your say on Council Tax scheme

The Council is consulting on the options available for the Local Council Tax Reduction (CTR) scheme for 2020 - 21 following ongoing reductions in funding from the Government.

Article posted on Thursday, September 26, 2019


State of the Art Pilgrims Gallery Opens

Pilgrims Gallery at Bassetlaw Museum is Open!

An exciting and innovative new gallery has opened at Bassetlaw Museum .

Article posted on Wednesday, September 18, 2019


Landlord fined £10,000 for failing to take action on hazardous property

Landlord fined £10,000 for failing to take action on hazardous property

A Landlord has been fined £10,000 and ordered to pay a further £5,700 in costs and victim surcharge after he failed to tackle serious hazards in a property he was renting out in Whitehall Road, Retford.

Article posted on Tuesday, September 17, 2019


Lit-Fest a Rip-Roaring Success

The first ever North Notts Lit Fest has been branded a rip-roaring success following a weekend of incredible events and performances.

Article posted on Tuesday, September 17, 2019


Fly-tipping hits Retford high street

Fly-tipping hits Retford high street

Bassetlaw District Council took its campaign to reduce fly-tipping to Retford Town Centre last week with another hard-hitting and thought provoking display.

Article posted on Thursday, September 12, 2019


It’s time to pick the nation’s favourite parks

It’s time to pick the nation’s favourite parks

Bassetlaw District Council is encouraging people to support Kings’ Park and The Canch (Memorial Garden) by voting in the People’s Choice Awards.

Article posted on Thursday, September 12, 2019


Kings' Park in Retford chosen as the best park in the region

Kings' Park in Retford chosen as the best park in the region

Kings' Park in Retford has been voted by the public as the Best Park in the East Midlands in Fields in Trust’s UK’s Best Park 2019.

Article posted on Thursday, September 5, 2019


Retford’s latest town improvement revealed thanks to Council cash-flow

Retford’s latest town improvement revealed

A new mural designed by local artists and children, is the latest in a series of improvements which aims to put Retford even more firmly on the map.

Article posted on Tuesday, September 3, 2019