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Clean up on Wimpey Estate

Clean up on Wimpey Estate

Staff and Councillors at Bassetlaw District Council have cleaned up an area of the Wimpey Estate in Harworth and Bircotes, with more work planned to prevent littering and fly-tipping in the area.

Article posted on Friday, February 23, 2024


Funding to tackle crime and anti-social behaviour in Worksop

Funding to tackle crime and anti-social behaviour in Worksop

The latest Safer Streets project in Worksop is helping to reduce anti-social behaviour and crime as well as helping residents to feel safer in their community.

Article posted on Friday, February 23, 2024


CCTV camera targeting fly-tipping hotspot

CCTV camera targeting fly-tipping hotspot

A fly tipping hotspot in Worksop is being targeted with a new CCTV camera that has been installed by Bassetlaw District Council.

Article posted on Friday, February 23, 2024


Children’s British Values Display brightens up Council HQ

Children’s British Values Display brightens up Council HQ

A colourful and vibrant display, promoting the ‘Best of British’ values is on display at Bassetlaw District Council’s headquarters, thanks to the creative talents of the children from Worksop Priory C of E Primary School.

Article posted on Friday, February 23, 2024


Extra Funding for Warm Packs across the District

Extra Funding for Warm Packs across the District

Bassetlaw District Council and a number of its partners have donated almost £24k of funding to help residents access Warm Packs over the colder winter months.

Article posted on Friday, February 23, 2024


Have your say on a new political map for Bassetlaw District Council

A new pattern of wards is being developed for Bassetlaw District Council.

Article posted on Tuesday, February 20, 2024


New Kitchen for Community Centre

New Kitchen for Community Centre

Groups that hire a Worksop community centre can enjoy using a new kitchen thanks to the generosity of two Bassetlaw District Council Housing partners. Kitchen suppliers Moores have provided full new kitchen, which was installed by property services partner United Living, at Thievesdale Community Centre, as both companies wished to support the local communities where they work.

Article posted on Friday, February 16, 2024


February 2024: New Year Networking for The Health and Wellbeing Sector

February 2024: New Year Networking for The Health and Wellbeing Sector

In February, Bassetlaw District Council, in collaboration with Bassetlaw Place Partners, delivered a dynamic networking event tailored for the health and wellbeing sector. The event aligned with LGBTQ+ History Month.

Article posted on Friday, February 16, 2024


Funding supports rural community

Projects to help prevent future flooding and improve sports facilities in North and South Wheatley are taking place thanks to a £30k grant from the Rural England Prosperity Fund and Bassetlaw District Council.

Article posted on Friday, February 16, 2024


Moved House or New to the Area? Make sure you are registered to vote in upcoming Elections

Bassetlaw residents will be heading to the polls on Thursday 2 May to take part in East Midlands Combined County Mayoral Authority (EMCCMA) and Police and Crime Commissioner (PCC) elections.

Article posted on Friday, February 16, 2024