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General Election: Planning to be away on Polling Day?

Postal voters in Bassetlaw for the Bassetlaw and Newark Constituencies are being told when their postal vote is being sent out to help them make sure they’ll be around to send it back.

Article posted on Friday, June 14, 2024


UK Parliamentary General Election - 4th July 2024

The Prime Minister has announced that there will be a General Election on 4th July.

Article posted on Thursday, May 23, 2024


Council set for extraordinary meeting to determine Local Plan Adoption

The Bassetlaw Local Plan 2020 – 2038 will reach its final stage on 29th May 2024 with a report to Extraordinary Council recommending the plan’s adoption by Bassetlaw District Council.

Article posted on Thursday, May 23, 2024


Bassetlaw District Council’s Leader excited and optimistic for the future

The Leader of Bassetlaw District Council has been reflecting on success in the district over the past 12 months and is excited for its future.

Article posted on Thursday, May 23, 2024


80th Anniversary of D-Day commemoration planned in Bassetlaw

The 80th anniversary of the D-Day landings are being commemorated by the Worksop, and Retford and District Royal British Legions.

Article posted on Thursday, May 23, 2024


Bassetlaw marks 45th anniversary of twinning

Bassetlaw District Council has been helping to mark the 45th anniversary of Retford and Bassetllaw’s twinning with Pfungstadt.

Article posted on Thursday, May 23, 2024


Worksop Councillor grant funds new gaming equipment

A Worksop Councillor has been lending his support to Christ Church and St Lukes in the town.

Article posted on Friday, May 24, 2024


Supporting our armed forces in the community

While preparations to commemorate the 80th anniversary of the D-Day landings are being made, Bassetlaw District Council is making sure members of the armed forces community are well supported, acknowledged for their contribution and able to access key services.

Article posted on Friday, May 24, 2024


Bassetlaw Museum needs you!

Bassetlaw Museum is bidding for a hat-trick of North Notts Business Awards thanks to its latest nomination in the Best Tourist Attraction category for 2024.

Article posted on Monday, June 24, 2024


Expert energy advice helps Bassetlaw businesses to cut carbon emissions

Bassetlaw District Council is offering micro and small businesses the chance to get expert energy advice on how to cut their carbon footprint.

Article posted on Monday, June 24, 2024