Bassetlaw Planning Committee: The Paddocks - 23 May 2018

Bassetlaw Planning Committee: The Paddocks – 23 May 2018

The District Council’s Planning Committee will meet on the 23rd May 2018 at 6:30pm in Retford Town Hall and the first planning application for decision will be the Paddocks Development (Station Road). The public are allowed to attend in an observational capacity and the more [read more …]

Neighbourhood Plan Referendum Update

Neighbourhood Plan Referendum Update

Great news, the Neighbourhood Plan received 316 Yes votes and just 18 against. This means that the Plan has been approved and it is now adopted as part of Bassetlaw District Council’s planning policy for Sutton. We had a great turn out with 334 votes [read more …]

Neighbourhood Plan Referendum - 15 February 2018

Neighbourhood Plan Referendum – 15 February 2018

Neighbourhood Plan Referendum – Thursday 15th February – Sutton Village Hall – 7am to 10pm Vote Yes at Thursday’s referendum. Your Neighbourhood Plan will help protect the village against unwanted, large scale development. We’ve gathered your feedback and views over the last three years and now [read more …]

Bassetlaw Press Release on Recycling Services - January 2018

Bassetlaw Press Release on Recycling Services – January 2018

Please see the attached Press Release from Bassetlaw District Council on the subject of Recycling Services. BDC Garden Waste Press Release – January 2018 The 2018 season service will resume at the beginning of March and the number of residents re-subscribing is already approaching the [read more …]

Notice of Neighbourhood Plan Referendum - 15 February 2018

Notice of Neighbourhood Plan Referendum – 15 February 2018

Neighbourhood Plan Update – Referendum set for Thursday 15th February at Sutton Village Hall The Neighbourhood Plan Steering Group are pleased to confirm that a date has been set for the referendum. This is the final stage of the process and, if the referendum sees [read more …]

Town Street Planning Application - March 2017 (Updated)

Town Street Planning Application – March 2017 (Updated)

  A planning application has been received from Bassetlaw District Council for a residential housing development to be built off Town Street. The development will run behind Portland Place and likely consist of approximately 30 houses. Please see below for full details. Please note that [read more …]

Bassetlaw Local Plan Drop-in Session - 02 November 2016

Bassetlaw Local Plan Drop-in Session – 02 November 2016

Bassetlaw District Council are in the process of producing a 15-year Local Plan and are keen to hear what you have to say. The council is launching a consultation on the first stage of its new Local Plan, ‘The Bassetlaw Plan’, which sets out the [read more …]

Devolution Consultation (Updated)

Devolution Consultation (Updated)

A Devolution Consultation is being carried out across the Sheffield City Region. Please see details of two public meetings below, followed by the Bassetlaw District Council (BDC) Press Release. Sheffield City Region Devolution Leaflet – July 2016 Monday 18th July: 9:30am to 4:00pm, Friday 22 [read more …]

Retford Town Council Petition

Retford Town Council Petition

According to ex-Mayor of Retford, Ian Campbell: “Bassetlaw District Council is not taking the views of Retford people into consideration on the majority of issues. Most councillors are Worksop-centric and Retford is losing out. Retford is being turned into a large housing estate that locals [read more …]

BDC Local Plan Press Release - November 2015

BDC Local Plan Press Release – November 2015

Bassetlaw District Council is starting work on a new Local Plan for the District, which will set out the policies by which applications for new development will be considered. It will also identify developable land suitable for housing, commercial, mixed use and recreation uses over [read more …]

Dog Control Orders - 01 September 2015

Dog Control Orders – 01 September 2015

New dog control legislation will soon be coming into force across Bassetlaw from 1st September 2015. Fines of up to £1,000 can now be issued for offences such as failing to pick up after a dog or walking a dog without a lead in designated [read more …]

Bassetlaw Notice of Elections

Bassetlaw Notice of Elections

Following the recent Bassetlaw District Council decision to revert to Whole Council Elections, there are now two chances open to become either a Parish Councillor (including Sutton) or District Councillor. The documents below provide instructions for applying for either of these. Please note the tight [read more …]

Christmas Bin Dates - December 2013

Christmas Bin Dates – December 2013

Please put your appropriate wheeled bin out for collection by 6:00am with the lid closed. Ensure that your blue bin contains ONLY Paper, Card, Cardboard, Plastic Bottles, Yoghurt Pots, Margarine Tubs and Cans otherwise it may not be emptied. For further information contact the helpline [read more …]

Sir Stuart and Lady Florence Goodwin Charity - January 2013

Sir Stuart and Lady Florence Goodwin Charity – January 2013

The Sir Stuart and Lady Florence Goodwin Charity has funds available for elderly, (aged 60 or over), people who are needy and live within the former Retford Rural District area. This includes Sutton-cum-Lound. Please see the attached leaflet for more details. Sir Stuart and Lady [read more …]

Blue Bin Contamination - 29 October 2012

Blue Bin Contamination – 29 October 2012

Residents in Bassetlaw are being urged to double check their recycling waste before putting items in the blue bins. Bassetlaw District Council and Waste Disposal Contractors Veolia have been making random checks of the blue recycling bins across Bassetlaw, which showed there are a number [read more …]

Bassetlaw Games Sports Volunteering Project - 17 January 2012

Bassetlaw Games Sports Volunteering Project – 17 January 2012

Hello and welcome to the Bassetlaw Games Sports Volunteering Project. This project aims to help people who would like to volunteer their time in sport. Whether you would like to volunteer in a sports club or a sporting event, this project can give you all [read more …]

Parish Council vs BDC Building Consultation - 05 December 2011

Parish Council vs BDC Building Consultation – 05 December 2011

Note for your diary – a consultation with Bassetlaw District Council is to take place on Monday 5th December at Sutton Village Hall with regard to proposed development within the village boundary. Note the times: 4:00pm to 7:00pm. In an effort to sell the concept, [read more …]