September 2019

Retford’s latest town improvement revealed

A new mural designed by local artists and children, is the latest in a series of improvements which aims to put Retford even more firmly on the map.

Kings' Park in Retford chosen as the best park in the region

Kings' Park in Retford has been voted by the public as the Best Park in the East Midlands in Fields in Trust’s UK’s Best Park 2019.

Fly-tipping hits Retford high street

Bassetlaw District Council took its campaign to reduce fly-tipping to Retford Town Centre last week with another hard-hitting and thought provoking display.

It’s time to pick the nation’s favourite parks

Bassetlaw District Council is encouraging people to support Kings’ Park and The Canch (Memorial Garden) by voting in the People’s Choice Awards.

Landlord fined £10,000 for failing to take action on hazardous property

A Landlord has been fined £10,000 and ordered to pay a further £5,700 in costs and victim surcharge after he failed to tackle serious hazards in a property he was renting out in Whitehall Road, Retford.

Lit-Fest a Rip-Roaring Success

The first ever North Notts Lit Fest has been branded a rip-roaring success following a weekend of incredible events and performances.

Pilgrims Gallery at Bassetlaw Museum is Open!

An exciting and innovative new gallery has opened at Bassetlaw Museum .

Have your say on Council Tax scheme

The Council is consulting on the options available for the Local Council Tax Reduction (CTR) scheme for 2020 - 21 following ongoing reductions in funding from the Government.

Students discover What Next

North Nottinghamshire’s largest skills and careers event – What Next – has been described as a great success after helping thousands of young people to bring their future careers options into sharper focus.