Residents, businesses and stakeholders are being reminded to have their say on the latest stage of the Draft Bassetlaw Local Plan as the consultation period draws to a close.
The Met Office and Environment Agency have issued Flood Alerts for areas of Bassetlaw, including Worksop and Retford, as a result of Storm Christoph. This will bring heavy and persistent rainfall between now and Thursday morning.
Bassetlaw District Council has been awarded £169,400 to work with partners to engage with a range of local communities to spread information about the importance of the COVID-19 health messages, encourage vaccination and overcome any barriers.
A community testing initiative is to launch in Worksop to drive down transmission rates and help protect people most at risk, using rapid turnaround tests supplied by NHS Test and Trace.
Bassetlaw residents are being reminded to be wary of a number of Covid-19 scams that are using the pandemic as a way to trick them into handing over money or their financial details.
Bassetlaw District Council hopes to learn this week if its funding bid to D2N2’s ‘Getting Building Fund’ has been successful, which could pave the way for the creation of a Skills and Education campus in Bassetlaw.