December 2020

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.

Bassetlaw District Council Statement: Aedes Vexans

We are aware that swarms of mosquitoes identified as Aedes Vexans have become a significant nuisance to the residents of Gamston and Elkesley due to their large numbers and tendency to bite. We appreciate that this can be unpleasant and have been working with partners including Public Health England (PHE), the Environment Agency, the Coal Authority and local landowners to find a long-term solution to this problem.

Residents in Worksop urged to have their say

Residents in the Worksop area are being asked to have their say and to be part of a series of digital consultation events as Bassetlaw District Council consults on the latest stage of the Draft Bassetlaw Local Plan.

Residents in Retford urged to have their say

Residents in the Retford area are being urged to have their say and sign up for a series of digital consultation events as part of the latest stage of formal consultation on the Draft Bassetlaw Local Plan.

Bassetlaw CCG Chair & Council Leader urge residents to get tested if they have coronavirus symptoms

Joint message from the Leader of Bassetlaw District Council, Cllr Simon Greaves and Chair of Bassetlaw Clinical Commissioning Group, Dr Eric Kelly.

Council to provide new accommodation to help Rough Sleepers get off the streets and stay off the streets

Bassetlaw District Council is creating six new accommodation units to help rough sleepers get off the street and start a journey towards long term housing.

Businesses reminded to only operate as takeaways during Christmas bubble

Hospitality businesses in Nottinghamshire are being reminded they can only operate as takeaways during the Christmas bubble period of December 23-27 now that central government has decided the County will be staying in Tier 3 restrictions.

Bassetlaw Clinical Commissioning Group: COVID-19 Vaccine Roll Out - Please wait to be contacted

The NHS vaccination programme is now underway in Bassetlaw as part of the national roll out.