Parish Council Gate Cottage Planning - May 2020

Parish Council Gate Cottage Planning – May 2020

Gate Cottage Planning Application The application is to build 33 houses on land adjacent to Gate Cottage on Town Street. Outline planning permission has already been submitted and approved. This was following significant objections based upon our Neighbourhood Plan and the views of residents, a [read more …]

Retford Recycling Site Reopening - 26 May 2020

Retford Recycling Site Reopening – 26 May 2020

We understand the Retford recycling site at Hallcroft will reopen on Tuesday 26th May from 10:00am to 6:00pm. Please note that there is no booking system in place, so you can expect queues and no assistance from staff due to social distancing matters.

Parish Council Agenda and Supporting Documents - 18 May 2020

Parish Council Agenda and Supporting Documents – 18 May 2020

The Parish Council Agenda and supporting documents for the Ordinary Meeting on Monday 18 May 2020 at 6:00pm is now available. Please note that due to current Government restrictions this will be a remote meeting of the Council. If any members of the public wish [read more …]

Nottinghamshire Police CORVID-19 Scams - May 2020

Nottinghamshire Police CORVID-19 Scams – May 2020

A message from Nottinghamshire Police about CORVID-19 Scams Dear All, My name is Kirsty Jackson and I’m one of Nottinghamshire’s Cyber Protect & Prevent Officer’s. Scammers will play on anything in the media in order to scam people. During an already anxious and uncertain time, [read more …]

Coronavirus Update: BDC - 27 April 2020

Coronavirus Update: BDC – 27 April 2020

Just a few updates from BDC. LETTER TO OVER 70s We have written to households containing an Over 70 to provide details of local support through Bassetlaw District Council /Bassetlaw Community & Voluntary Service and the Notts Hub. LOCAL CONTACTS The District Council’s Customer Services [read more …]

Parish Council Grass Cutting Update - April 2020

Parish Council Grass Cutting Update – April 2020

Please note that, at the present time the Parish Council’s contractor is currently not cutting grass due to the pandemic lockdown. Bassetlaw District Council, who normally cut the grass at the top of Portland Place, are also in the same position. So please bear with [read more …]

Highways Gully Cleansing Programme - 14 April 2020

Highways Gully Cleansing Programme – 14 April 2020

The Parish Council has been asked to contact village residents to advise that Nottinghamshire County Council Highways’ regular gully cleansing programme begins this week and runs for a period of weeks in this and neighbouring villages. Due to the current lockdown restrictions, NCC recognise that [read more …]

Coronavirus Update: BDC - 10 April 2020

Coronavirus Update: BDC – 10 April 2020

Help and Support for Vulnerable People in Bassetlaw Bassetlaw District Council is working with Bassetlaw Community and Voluntary Service (BCVS), Nottinghamshire County Council, community groups and other agencies in Bassetlaw to provide help and support for vulnerable residents at risk from Coronavirus. Many people may [read more …]

Coronavirus Update: Useful Links - 08 April 2020

Coronavirus Update: Useful Links – 08 April 2020

Please see the following links to access information that may be helpful in the current emergency – some you may have seen previously, plus some additional ones: Bassetlaw District Council: https://selfservice.bassetlaw.gov.uk/renderform.aspx?noheader=1&t=497&k=651A145D449BC12E7D1D1FCA97BEB159DDEC6212&refresh=1 https://www.bassetlaw.gov.uk/coronavirus-covid-19/help-for-businesses-during-coronavirus/ https://www.bassetlaw.gov.uk/coronavirus-covid-19/ Nottinghamshire County Council: https://www.nottinghamshire.gov.uk/care/coronavirus/guidance-for-employees-employers-and-businesses?utm_content=&utm_medium=email&utm_name=&utm_source=govdelivery&utm_term= https://www.nottinghamshire.gov.uk/care/coronavirus/nottinghamshire-coronavirus-community-support-hub?utm_content=&utm_medium=email&utm_name=&utm_source=govdelivery&utm_term= https://www.nottinghamshire.gov.uk/business-community/community-and-voluntary-sector/supporting-voluntary-sector/covid-19-community-fund?utm_content=&utm_medium=email&utm_name=&utm_source=govdelivery&utm_term= https://www.nottinghamshire.gov.uk/care/early-years-and-childcare/covid-19-information-closures-childcare-settings?utm_content=&utm_medium=email&utm_name=&utm_source=govdelivery&utm_term= https://www.gov.uk/government/news/voucher-scheme-launches-for-schools-providing-free-school-meals?utm_content=&utm_medium=email&utm_name=&utm_source=govdelivery&utm_term= https://www.nottinghamshire.gov.uk/care/adult-social-care/adult-social-care-hub/adult-social-care-offer?utm_content=&utm_medium=email&utm_name=&utm_source=govdelivery&utm_term= https://www.nottinghamshire.gov.uk/transport/public-transport/nottsbus-connect?utm_content=&utm_medium=email&utm_name=&utm_source=govdelivery&utm_term= D2N2: http://www.d2n2lep.org/TriageService [read more …]

Coronavirus Update: BDC - 01 April 2020

Coronavirus Update: BDC – 01 April 2020

We have been informed today that Bassetlaw District Council will be closing their cemeteries to public access. The cemeteries will only now allow access for public access when a funeral is taking place for up to 12 family members. The information has been passed on [read more …]

BDC Brown Bin Update - 30 March 2020

BDC Brown Bin Update – 30 March 2020

For those that subscribe to a brown bin, you will have noticed it wasn’t collected on Monday. Bassetlaw District Council are suffering staff shortages, and as a result are prioritising Green bin collections. However, they advise to keep it out on the pavement and that [read more …]

Increase in Coronavirus Scam Alerts - March 2020

Increase in Coronavirus Scam Alerts – March 2020

Coronavirus-related fraud reports increase by 400% in March Recently the National Fraud Intelligence Bureau (NFIB) reported a new trend in fraud related to Coronavirus, or COVID-19. Updated figures show there have been 105 reports to Action Fraud since 1 February 2020, with total losses reaching [read more …]

Parish Council Coronavirus Update - March 2020

Parish Council Coronavirus Update – March 2020

Following on from the Covid 19 advice from the Government the Parish Council have suspended all future meetings until such time as this advice changes. This decision is subject to any specific new legislation applying to Parish Councils that may be enacted, or suspension/amendment of [read more …]

Coronavirus Update: NCC - March 2020

Coronavirus Update: NCC – March 2020

A message from Nottinghamshire County Council Leader, Councillor Kay Cutts MBE These are extraordinary circumstances we are facing that will impact on all aspects of our lives as we respond to the spread of the COVID-19 virus. This emergency will test us all. We know [read more …]

BDC Temporary Change to Working Practices - March 2020

BDC Temporary Change to Working Practices – March 2020

Bassetlaw District Council Temporary Change to Working Practices The way in which BDC provide some of their services will change from Wednesday 18th March following the Government’s advice on how to help limit the spread of the coronavirus pandemic. BDC want to protect the health, [read more …]