Newark and Sherwood Community Lottery celebrates a £2,000 win! Since launching over £20,450 has been won and almost £62,000 has been raised for the local community.
Posted on: Wednesday, July 26, 2023
Next week Newark and Sherwood District Council will be celebrating the beautiful parks and green spaces we are proud to maintain across the district during Love Parks Week!Posted on: Tuesday, July 25, 2023
Newark and Sherwood District Council has committed an additional £100,000 to Lowdham’s Flood Alleviation Scheme. This brings the District Council’s total amount contributed towards supporting areas of the district prone to severe flooding to £800,000.Posted on: Tuesday, July 25, 2023
Newark and Sherwood District Council are again offering a series of one-hour sessions for local businesses who wish to receive free specialist and local support to help them thrive. This is the fourth time the District Council have been able to offer this opportunity to local businesses.Posted on: Monday, July 24, 2023
Volunteer students at Newark Orchard School have undertaken a community improvement project led by Volunteer it Yourself (VIY) to create a sensory garden.Posted on: Monday, July 24, 2023
This summer, unique and independent shops from four towns across the district will open their doors for a Happy Families inspired walking trail.Posted on: Monday, July 24, 2023
Newark and Sherwood District Council’s Housing Team has worked with Nottinghamshire Police to secure a Closure Order for a council property in Newark following more than a year of Anti-Social Behaviour (ASB).Posted on: Friday, July 21, 2023
Local organisations can now apply for a grant thanks to additional funding secured by Newark and Sherwood District Council through the Rural England Prosperity Fund (REPF) and a contribution from the District Council’s UK Shared Prosperity Fund (UKSPF) allocation.Posted on: Wednesday, July 19, 2023
On 28 July Newark Town centre will once again resonate with the sounds of wheels on tarmac as the elite of British cycling slug it out to determine who will be crowned champion.
Following on from the hugely popular event last year, once again the finale of the British Cycling National Circuit Series will use the historic Royal Market as the backdrop for the final races of the season.
Last year we saw a massive influx of visitors to the town, with the businesses who supported the event showing increased footfall through the evening.Posted on: Wednesday, July 19, 2023
Newark and Sherwood District Council is the only council in the county to be allocated a slice of the £500m Local Authority Housing Fund introduced by the government’s Department for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities to increase the provision of affordable housing.Posted on: Tuesday, July 18, 2023
Work to transform the empty former M&S building on Stodman Street in Newark into an attractive hub made up of homes and retail units is nearing its start date. This ambitious project will breathe new life into the heart of the town when completed.Posted on: Tuesday, July 18, 2023
Tenants of council owned residential buildings in Newark are feeling safer in their homes thanks to the Safer Streets project as tenants report the new security investments have “100% made a difference”.Posted on: Tuesday, July 18, 2023
Newark and Sherwood is home to many fantastic open spaces and parks for residents to enjoy, and the District Council is pleased to announce that it has increased the number of internationally recognised parks within the district, with five local green spaces and parks recognised with the prestigious Green Flag Award.Posted on: Tuesday, July 18, 2023
Last year’s popular Newark-on-Sea is back for a second year bringing beach huts, ice cream, sandcastles and buckets and spades to the centre of Newark once again.Posted on: Tuesday, July 18, 2023
4.4 million homes* across the UK are occupied by social housing tenants, including 5531 managed by Newark and Sherwood District Council. The District Council has publicly committed to ensuring that its tenants' safety and satisfaction remains its top priority as it launches its new Tenant Engagement Strategy.Posted on: Wednesday, July 12, 2023
As part of the move towards net zero carbon emissions, Newark and Sherwood District Council has secured a government grant of up to £1.3m, which the council will match fund to deliver a £2.6m social housing decarbonisation programme over two years.Posted on: Wednesday, July 12, 2023
Newark and Sherwood District Council is continuing to push forward in its commitment to crackdown on anti-social behaviour (ASB), as a proposal to increase resources within the Community Safety Team is approved.Posted on: Wednesday, July 12, 2023
A grant from the Chewing Gum Task Force, administered by environmental charity Keep Britain Tidy, will help Newark clean up gum and reduce gum littering.Posted on: Tuesday, July 11, 2023
Anti-social behaviour at Newark’s St Marks Place continues to be stopped in its tracks as part of the Safer Streets project.
Pedestrian gating, the final security measure to combat crime and anti-social behaviour in the area, has been installed. This, alongside vehicle access gating installed in January 2023, has been installed to prevent public access to the site which had previously been subject to drug use, urinating, and graffiti, leaving residents and workers in the area feeling unsafe.Posted on: Thursday, July 6, 2023
On 4 July 1943, a plane crashed on take off in Gibraltar. On board this aircraft was the Commander in Chief of the Polish Forces, his daughter Zofia, and other eminent dignitaries including an English MP.
That man was General Władysław Sikorski, Polish Prime Minister and Commander-in-Chief of the Polish Armed Forces in exile.Posted on: Tuesday, July 4, 2023
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Today, Councillor Paul Peacock, Leader of Newark and Sherwood District Council, has announced some changes and additions to the Portfolio Holders appointed in June following the local elections in May which saw significant change leading to No Overall Control.Posted on: Monday, July 3, 2023
A District Council tenant who spent years terrorising her neighbours with violence, noise, anti-social and criminal behaviour has been evicted from her home after Nottingham Crown Court granted an Outright Possession Order.Posted on: Monday, July 3, 2023
Newark and Sherwood District Council is committed to tackling anti-social behaviour, and that is why it is supporting a national campaign to tackle anti-social behaviour (ASB) and keep its residents safe.Posted on: Monday, July 3, 2023