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Free Afternoon Parking for Christmas Shoppers

Free Afternoon Parking for Christmas Shoppers

Visitors to Worksop and Retford will be able to take advantage of free afternoon parking again this year in all Bassetlaw District Council Car Parks in the run up to Christmas and New Year.

Article posted on Wednesday, December 2, 2020


Nottinghamshire to enter Tier 3 Covid-19 Restrictions

Nottinghamshire to enter Tier 3 Covid-19 Restrictions

Bassetlaw, along with the rest of Nottinghamshire will enter Tier 3 for Covid-19 restrictions from Wednesday 2 December.

Article posted on Thursday, November 26, 2020


Moving more in Bassetlaw

Moving more in Bassetlaw

Young People in Bassetlaw who want to become more physically active, but face barriers in doing so are set to benefit from a £10,000 grant from Sport England.

Article posted on Thursday, November 26, 2020


Next stage of Bassetlaw Plan launched

Next stage of Bassetlaw Plan launched

Bassetlaw District Council has launched the next stage of consultation on its 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 Wednesday, November 25, 2020


New vision for Worksop Town Centre

New vision for Worksop Town Centre

A bold new vision that sets out how the future of Worksop Town Centre can be re-thought, re-worked and transformed is being put forward by Bassetlaw District Council.

Article posted on Tuesday, November 17, 2020


Worksop walk through Covid-19 testing site

Worksop walk through Covid-19 testing site

If you have symptoms of coronavirus which are any of: a new, continuous cough, a high temperature and a loss or change to your sense of smell or taste, you should get a test.

Article posted on Thursday, November 12, 2020


NHS and Council Leaders urge public to protect the NHS and Save Lives

NHS and Council leaders in Bassetlaw are calling on the public to do everything that they can to follow the guidance and reduce the spread of Coronavirus, protect the NHS and Save Lives.

Article posted on Tuesday, November 3, 2020


Final Weeks for 2020 Season of Garden Waste Collections

Although the 2020 season for the Council’s Garden Waste Collection service is coming to a close, residents across Bassetlaw still have the opportunity to recycle the last of their garden waste for this year.

Article posted on Tuesday, November 3, 2020


Bassetlaw to move into 'Very High' Tier - Cllr Simon Greaves Statement

Bassetlaw to move into 'Very High' Tier - Cllr Simon Greaves Statement

At the very start of the Covid-19 Pandemic we were all told to protect the NHS and save lives. The clear reality is that the spread of Covid-19 in Bassetlaw is accelerating at an alarming rate and the impact on local NHS services and our hospital is real and worrying.

Article posted on Wednesday, October 28, 2020


Retford and Worksop celebrates as parks win Green Flag Awards

Retford and Worksop celebrates as parks win Green Flag Awards

Two of Bassetlaw’s green spaces have been recognised by the Green Flag Award Scheme as being some of the very best in the UK.

Article posted on Wednesday, October 28, 2020