December 2018

Councillors boost Toy Appeal

Christmas-spirited Bassetlaw Councillors have given the David Hawke Toy Appeal a festive boost with a generous donation of £800.

Council Secures Closure Notices

The tenants of two flats in the Sandy Lane area of Worksop, as well as known drug users who were frequent visitors, have been banned from the properties for up to three months after Bassetlaw District Council secured Closure Orders.

Record year for Garden Waste collection

Bassetlaw residents helped to recycle more than 2,600 tonnes of garden waste during Bassetlaw District Council’s 2018 season of collections.

Fine for man who ignored planning conditions

Bassetlaw District Council has taken action against a Retford man who failed to abide by a number of planning conditions when building a wall outside his Ordsall home.

Suspended sentence for CBO breach

A Retford teenager has been handed an eight-week suspended custodial sentence after breaching a number of the conditions set out in his Interim Criminal Behaviour Order.

Interactive play equipment for Snipe Park

Snipe Park in Harworth and Bircotes will be the first place in Bassetlaw to have two brand new pieces of interactive play equipment designed specifically for youths and teenagers.

Residents to have say on ‘Local Plan’

Bassetlaw District Council will be launching a district wide consultation period as part of the next stage of its Draft Local Plan, following approval from Councillors in December.