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Inspection of Accounts 2020-21 delay

Inspection of 2020-21 Statement of Accounts - Changes in Statutory Deadlines

Article posted on Tuesday, July 27, 2021


Splash parks reopened

Splash parks reopened

The three council operated splash parks are now open.

Article posted on Monday, July 19, 2021


Start your BookBench Trail at Bassetlaw Museum

Visitors to Bassetlaw Museum can now discover a trio of unique BookBench sculptures that are currently on display across the district as part of the North Notts Journeys trail.

Article posted on Friday, July 9, 2021


Retford takeaway owner fined for breach of Listed Building Enforcement

A takeaway owner at Bridgegate, Retford, has been fined for failing to comply with a Listed Building Enforcement Notice.

Article posted on Tuesday, June 22, 2021


Shane Hulls Injunction

Shane Hulls Injunction

A local man who is known for committing acts of anti-social behaviour in Retford has been banned from entering the town centre to prevent him from causing further stress and alarm to residents, visitors and business owners.

Article posted on Tuesday, June 22, 2021


Bassetlaw District Council makes Social Housing Safety & Compliance Pledge

Bassetlaw District Council has pledged to ensure that its homes, estates and buildings meet all current and future housing safety standards as part of National Social Housing Safety and Compliance Week taking place between 21 – 25 June 2021.

Article posted on Monday, June 21, 2021


Statement regarding splash parks re-opening

Splash parks re-opening statement

Re-opening of splash parks statement from the council.

Article posted on Thursday, June 17, 2021


Rotherham resident fined for fly tipping in Bassetlaw

Rotherham resident fined for fly tipping in Bassetlaw

A woman from Rotherham who visited Bassetlaw to fly-tip waste has been fined £432 with a further £343 awarded in cost and victim surcharge after she was caught on CCTV.

Article posted on Friday, June 11, 2021


Council seeks views on Local Plan for Ordsall

Council seeks views on Local Plan for Ordsall

Residents and businesses in the Ordsall area are being asked to participate in a second public consultation on the Draft Bassetlaw Local Plan, which sets out Bassetlaw District Council’s priorities on housing, employment, regeneration and other development in the district up to the year 2037.

Article posted on Friday, June 11, 2021


Masterplan enters next phase

The next stage of the Council’s vision to enhance and improve our town centre as part of the Worksop Masterplan is moving forward with a new public consultation.

Article posted on Thursday, June 10, 2021