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Retford set to host biggest weekend yet!

Retford set to host biggest weekend yet!

RETFORD is set to host one of its biggest weekends yet with thousands of people expected to visit the town and be part of three very special events.

Article posted on Monday, August 5, 2019


Council parking bid to boost footfall in Town Centres

Bassetlaw District Council is set to cut the price of parking in Council owned Short-Stay Car Parks in a bid to boost footfall in Retford and Worksop’s Town Centres.

Article posted on Friday, August 2, 2019


Article posted on Friday, August 2, 2019


Fly-tipping hits high street

Fly-tipping hits high street

Bassetlaw District Council took its campaign to reduce fly-tipping direct to Harworth and Bircotes last week with another hard-hitting and thought provoking display.

Article posted on Thursday, August 1, 2019


Colbeck House Closure Order

Colbeck House Closure Order

A flat in the Sandy Lane area of Worksop has been closed for three months as part of Bassetlaw District Council’s crack-down against anti-social behaviour in the area.

Article posted on Thursday, August 1, 2019


Trader handed community service for fly-tipping

Trader handed community service for fly-tipping

A Market Trader has been ordered to serve 180 hours of community service after he dumped four gas bottles on Worksop’s high street.

Article posted on Tuesday, July 23, 2019


Resident fined for waste build up

Resident fined for waste build up

A Harworth and Bircotes resident who turned the garden of their rented property into a waste dump has been fined and ordered to contribute to the clean-up costs.

Article posted on Tuesday, July 23, 2019


Fine for Carlton Resident

A Carlton-in Lindrick resident has been fined for breaching the conditions of a Community Protection Notice (CPN) after they failed to remove waste at their rented flat.

Article posted on Tuesday, July 23, 2019


Council consults on Selective Licensing Scheme

Council consults on Selective Licensing Scheme

Council consults on Selective Licensing Scheme for Worksop North West and Worksop South East

Article posted on Monday, July 22, 2019


Bassetlaw parks recognised as two of the UK’s very best green spaces

Parks recognised as two of the UK’s very best green spaces

Two of Bassetlaw’s outstanding parks have again been recognised by the Green Flag Award Scheme as two of the very best in the world.

Article posted on Tuesday, July 16, 2019