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Young People Discover What Next: Apprenticeships

What Next: Apprenticeships

The What Next: Apprenticeships event will offer the chance for young people to meet with local employers and talk to them about future apprenticeship opportunities, as well as hearing about the experiences of people currently undertaking an apprenticeship and the benefits of choosing this path.

Article posted on Thursday, January 23, 2020


Cervical cancer prevention week 2020

Cervical cancer prevention week 2020

This week is Cervical Cancer Prevention week and Bassetlaw Councillors Lynne Schuller and Sue Shaw are urging residents to find out about how to reduce the risk of cervical cancer.

Article posted on Monday, January 20, 2020


Bassetlaw Plan Consultation Launched

Bassetlaw Plan Consultation Launched

Bassetlaw District Council has launched a consultation on the Draft Bassetlaw Local Plan, which sets out the Council’s priorities for housing, regeneration and other development in the district up to the year 2037.

Article posted on Friday, January 17, 2020


Flood Appeals to merge to take advantage of Government Match Funding Boost

The Bassetlaw Flood Relief Appeal administered by BCVS in partnership with Bassetlaw District Council is to merge the donations collected with the Nottinghamshire Floods Appeal, in order to take advantage of the Government’s pledge of match funding.

Article posted on Wednesday, January 15, 2020


Tenants consulted over rent change

Tenants Consulted Over Rent Change

Bassetlaw District Council is seeking the views of its tenants as part of a proposal to change how often their rent is paid over the course of a year.

Article posted on Thursday, January 9, 2020


Fly-tippers fined thanks to public support

Fly-tippers Fined Thanks To Public Support

A pair of fly-tippers who illegally dumped tyres and household items have been prosecuted for their crimes thanks to vital evidence provided by Bassetlaw residents.

Article posted on Thursday, January 9, 2020


Residents to have say on ‘Local Plan’

Residents to have say on ‘Local Plan’

The Council will be launching a district wide consultation period as part of the next stage of its Draft Local Plan, subject to approval from Councillors this month.

Article posted on Tuesday, January 7, 2020


Garden Waste boosts recycling

Garden Waste boosts recycling

Bassetlaw Residents have again helped to boost the amount of garden waste that is recycled in the district and have reduced the amount of rubbish that is sent for incineration.

Article posted on Monday, January 6, 2020


Worksop set for Changing Places

Worksop set for Changing Places

A brand new Changing Places toilet is to be installed in Worksop, as part of the refurbishment works of the Public Toilets on Bridge Street.

Article posted on Friday, December 20, 2019


River Rhine Cycle Ride Raises £615 for Manton CSL

Local Councillor John Shephard, Ward Member for Worksop South East, and his wife Gil have raised £615 for the Manton Centre for Sports and Learning, by completing a 900 mile bike ride along the River Rhine cycle way.

Article posted on Tuesday, December 17, 2019