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A  pilot project to improve street cleaning in Newark town centre has been so successful it has been made permanent – and a similar scheme is to start shortly in a neighbouring ward.

22 March 2017

A piece of waste ground in Newark has been transformed in response to calls for improvements from local residents.

16 March 2017

The Commonwealth Flag was raised outside Newark and Sherwood District Council’s headquarters Kelham Hall today as part of an international celebration of Commonwealth Day.

13 March 2017

This is National Apprenticeship Week (6-10 March) where employers and apprentices from across England will be celebrating the success of apprenticeships and encouraging even more people to choose apprenticeships as a fast-track to a great career.

6 March 2017

Nottinghamshire YMCA has pledged up to £1.5million in order to launch Sports and Community Village in Newark.

2 March 2017

Voluntary groups throughout Newark and Sherwood are being offered free ‘clean-up kits’ to take part in the Great British Spring Clean 2017.

22 February 2017

THE work of a council officer in helping refugees fleeing Syria's civil war, as part of the government's national programme, has been recognised.

15 February 2017

Planning to take your Valentine out for a meal on February 14?

6 February 2017

THE dead trunk of an old oak tree has been transformed into a beautifully crafted piece of wildlife art at Newark’s Sconce and Devon Park

1 February 2017

The Severe Weather Emergency Shelter in Newark has provided temporary accommodation for five different people over the last seven nights who otherwise would have spent the night on the streets.

27 January 2017

Businesses looking for financial backing to help them expand are being invited to bid into a £6m Nottinghamshire County Council growth fund, which re-opens from Monday 30 January.

24 January 2017

The council is carrying out a review and consultation of its Local Plan for longer term planning purposes and as part of this we are proposing that the current allocation for housing in and around the Seven Hills hostel, Quibell’s Lane, Newark, be changed to one for gypsy and traveller accommodation.

We take our commitment to equalities seriously and have a responsibility to find suitable land around the district for travelling communities to use.

19 January 2017

A consultation exercise is under way to ask the residents of Newark and Sherwood their views on a review of sites allocated for housing and employment in the district.

17 January 2017

The construction site for Newark and Sherwood District Council's new headquarters was offered up as the venue for an emergency training exercise for fire crews and building workers.

17 January 2017

Take-aways throughout Newark and Sherwood are being encouraged to sign up to a scheme promoting healthy eating. ‌

10 January 2017

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