Newark and Sherwood District Council is thrilled to announce that five of the district’s parks have successfully retained their Green Flag Award status for yet another year, a testament to the district’s commitment to preserving and enhancing its green spaces.

Posted on: Tuesday, July 16, 2024

Questions and answers regarding the upcoming planning application for a site on Lowfield Lane.

Posted on: Monday, July 15, 2024

Newark has had a vibrant makeover in the past week as brightly coloured sculptures of benches shaped like books have been installed around the town. These are part of a project by Newark Creates, a cultural programme led by Newark Cultural Consortium with Inspire Culture, Learning and Libraries and Newark and Sherwood District Council as main partners. The programme is funded by Newark Heart and the UK Shared Prosperity Fund which is providing £2.6 billion of new funding to local authorities to invest in unique opportunities within their district.

Posted on: Thursday, July 11, 2024

Newark Creates, which has been organising free events across the town over the past three years, including the exciting just-launched BookBench trail, is delighted to announce that it is now being supported by Newark Town Board’s Newark Heart project.

Posted on: Thursday, July 11, 2024

Newark and Sherwood District Council and Newark Town Council are excited to announce that work has officially begun on the ambitious redevelopment of Sherwood Avenue Play Park.

Posted on: Tuesday, July 9, 2024

Newark and Sherwood District Council is delighted to confirm that works are finally set to start at Ollerton Hall. A set of keys was handed over last week to Severns (Ollerton) Limited who will soon begin work to sympathetically restore and transform the hall into 8 apartments.

Posted on: Tuesday, July 9, 2024

Plans for the regeneration of two Nottinghamshire towns are being shared with local people in Ollerton and Clipstone this month. The drop-in events are taking place on:

Posted on: Tuesday, July 9, 2024

This summer, the stunning grounds of Newark Castle are set to transform into a stage for another spectacular season of fantastic outdoor theatre as the Palace Theatre takes its magic outside of its renowned building! With five diverse shows lined up from July through August, Newark Castle is once again set to become the venue for unforgettable theatre experiences, offering something for everyone!

Posted on: Tuesday, July 9, 2024

Newark Constituency

The results of the Newark constituency have been announced. Robert Jenrick has won the seat in Newark receiving 20,968 votes. 

Posted on: Friday, July 5, 2024

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Posted on: Tuesday, July 2, 2024

To mark Armed Forces Day this year, Newark hosted a military parade and event in the Royal Market and Town Hall. The event was kicked off by a performance from the RAF Cranwell Military Wives’ Choir which included a stunning rendition of “We’ll Meet Again” outside the Town Hall.

Posted on: Monday, July 1, 2024