October

Newark and Sherwood District Council has launched a taxi satisfaction consultation to assess both customers and drivers' opinions on Newark and Sherwood's taxi and private vehicle hire service.

Posted on: Monday, October 18, 2021

A joint operation to crackdown on illegal waste-carrying vehicles took place earlier this month in a bid to stop those involved in illicit activity.

 

Posted on: Monday, October 18, 2021

A free tree scheme, handing out thousands of trees to residents, groups and parish councils across the district, has returned for a third year.

Posted on: Monday, October 18, 2021

Statement from Councillor Keith Girling, Deputy Leader of Newark and Sherwood District Council.

Posted on: Thursday, October 14, 2021

Four parks across the district are celebrating today as they have been recognised with the prestigious Green Flag Award. All managed by Newark and District Council, the successful green spaces are Newark Castle Grounds, Sconce and Devon Park, the combined sites of Sherwood Heath, Cockglode and Rotary Woods, and Vicar Water Country Park.

Posted on: Thursday, October 14, 2021

Newark and Sherwood District Council, in partnership with Federation of Small Businesses, East Midlands Chamber and Rt. Hon Robert Jenrick, Member of Parliament for Newark, will host its first Economic Growth Conference on 15 October at Newark Showground. 

Posted on: Wednesday, October 13, 2021

Newark and Sherwood District Council has finalised its plans to transform the former Marks & Spencer site on Stodman Street in Newark to bring new homes, shops and employment opportunities to the town centre.

Posted on: Tuesday, October 12, 2021

Work has started on an ambitious safety project to burglar-proof dozens of homes in Newark.

Posted on: Tuesday, October 12, 2021

Newark’s world class International Air & Space Training Institute (IASTI®) has welcomed its first students all hoping to become pilots, engineers or ground crew. 

Posted on: Thursday, October 7, 2021

Our older residents were this week celebrated by Newark and Sherwood District Council as they organised a whole host of activities to recognise International Day of Older Persons.

Posted on: Tuesday, October 5, 2021

Newark and Sherwood District Council has successfully migrated its local land charges (LLC) data onto HM Land Registry’s central digital register, becoming the first local authority in Nottinghamshire to do so.

Posted on: Monday, October 4, 2021

4 October 2021: The Council has received the following update from South Kesteven District Council:

Having reviewed the current available information and level of impact the Environment Agency, Lincolnshire Fire Service and South Kesteven District Council today agreed to develop plans to extinguish the waste fire at Fen Lane, Long Bennington. These plans will take into account measures to reduce the impact to the community, the environment, air quality, watercourses and groundwater. Whilst we are developing plans we will continue to take actions to mitigate the impact of the fire.

Posted on: Monday, October 4, 2021

You may have seen a particularly colourful collection of characters in Newark last week as the cast of the Palace Theatre’s pantomime took to the town to launch this year’s show, Dick Whittington and His Cat.

Posted on: Friday, October 1, 2021

Southwell Leisure Centre has officially transferred its management operations to Newark and Sherwood District Council on a long term lease, as part of a partnership arrangement that will protect leisure provision in the town for years to come.

Posted on: Friday, October 1, 2021