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Play Parks to Reopen Across Bassetlaw

Play Parks to Reopen Across Bassetlaw

Bassetlaw District Council will begin the reopening of its play parks across the District with Kings’ Park, Retford, The Canch, Worksop and Langold Park opening on Saturday 4 July 2020.

Article posted on Wednesday, July 1, 2020


Nottinghamshire flood Hardship Fund re-opens

Nottinghamshire flood Hardship Fund re-opens

A hardship fund for flood victims made up of money raised by community groups, organisations and match funded by the Government has now re-opened for applications.

Article posted on Wednesday, July 1, 2020


​Journey underway in North Notts Writing Competition

​Journey underway in North Notts Writing Competition

The next chapter of the North Notts Writing Competition is about to be written as the annual literary prize continues its journey for the fifth year.

Article posted on Thursday, June 25, 2020


Discretionary Grant Fund nears deadline

Small Businesses in Bassetlaw that have not yet been eligible to receive any form of Government Support Grants must act quickly in order to apply for the latest discretionary grants fund.

Article posted on Wednesday, June 24, 2020


Council's Discretionary Grant Scheme Open

Bassetlaw businesses that have not yet been eligible to receive any form of Government Support Grants can now apply for a Discretionary Grant, administered by Bassetlaw District Council.

Article posted on Thursday, June 11, 2020


Article posted on Thursday, June 11, 2020


Bassetlaw Museum invites artists to create their own exhibition

Bassetlaw Museum invites artists to create their own exhibition

Painters, sculptors, photographers and artists of all types are being asked to submit their work as part of two forthcoming exhibitions at Bassetlaw Museum.

Article posted on Monday, June 8, 2020


Council’s website rated 4th nationally for accessibility

Council’s website rated 4th nationally for accessibility

Bassetlaw District Council’s website has been ranked 4th in a list of UK Local Authorities for its accessibility - its ability to make sure that there are no barriers that stop people with disabilities such as impaired vision, motor difficulties, deaf or hard of hearing and learning disabilities from reaching and using the website.

Article posted on Monday, June 8, 2020


Statement on the re-opening of our Town Centres and Markets

The Government has recently announced that outdoor markets will be allowed to re-open from this week, along with a number of other high street shops from 15th June, providing they are Covid Secure and can show that customers will be kept safe.

Article posted on Thursday, June 4, 2020