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Listen to people

01 July 2021
Listen to people

Listen to people

01 July 2021

I was in Chesham as part of the Liberal Democrat team that swept away a 16,000 Conservative majority in the parliamentary by-election.


Well done

01 July 2021
Well done

Well done

01 July 2021

What a wonderful act to pay for a defibrillator for Epic Golden Gloves boxing club ­— well done Jim Reynolds.


Support our tree campaign

24 June 2021
Support our tree campaign

Support our tree campaign

24 June 2021

The Advertiser published an article on what is believed to be imminent works to extend London Road carpark through the removal of green space.


Heart-warming story of rescue

24 June 2021
Heart-warming story of rescue

Heart-warming story of rescue

24 June 2021

I had to respond to the heart-warming story of how boaters and ‘the lady on the bridge’ were instrumental in rescuing the cygnets for their parents.


Poor decision

24 June 2021
Poor decision

Poor decision

24 June 2021

I am astounded at the audacity of the district council in returning to plans to fell trees to create extra carparking, despite opposition last time.


No fear

24 June 2021
No fear

No fear

24 June 2021

I can remember the Home Secretary telling us anyone committing serious crime should be very afraid. Then what happens?


Let them be

24 June 2021
Let them be

Let them be

24 June 2021

So the Travellers have nowhere to go again (Travellers Tell Council, ‘We’ll Consider Leaving’, Advertiser, June 10).


Punishments for litter louts

17 June 2021
Punishments for litter louts

Punishments for litter louts

17 June 2021

Can I pay tribute and give my thanks to those who throughout this pandemic have continued to empty our bins without missing a week.


Plea pays off

17 June 2021
Plea pays off

Plea pays off

17 June 2021

Two weeks ago the Advertiser asked for donations of bikes for our charity to use to refurbish and provide to people who are struggling to get around.


Eyesore store

17 June 2021
Eyesore store

Eyesore store

17 June 2021

Does anyone know what has happened to the shop on the corner of Appletongate and Bridge Street in Newark?


Safety lessons

17 June 2021
Safety lessons

Safety lessons

17 June 2021

Since when did children, particularly teenagers, become invincible to cars?


Be sensible

17 June 2021
Be sensible

Be sensible

17 June 2021

Last year the government was slow in promoting the benefits of wearing face masks, but let’s not be one of the first countries to discard them.


Name and shame

17 June 2021
Name and shame

Name and shame

17 June 2021

Regarding the story about the bird murderers (Operation Sets Sights On Wildlife Shootings, June 3). It is terrible what they are doing.


Ordering food

11 June 2021
Ordering food

Ordering food

11 June 2021

Why are some diners insisting you can only eat outside if you order on an app?


Don’t waste £7.4m on a roundabout

11 June 2021
Don’t waste £7.4m on a roundabout

Don’t waste £7.4m on a roundabout

11 June 2021

The public overwhelmingly preferred a flyover scheme at the Newark cattle market island (Fly-over proposal preferred option for A46 Dualling).

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Traffic chaos

11 June 2021
Traffic chaos

Traffic chaos

11 June 2021

The organiser of the ‘Normous Newark Autojumble at the showground on Sunday clearly didn’t expect so many visitors.


Not affordable

11 June 2021
Not affordable

Not affordable

11 June 2021

So, home-owners will face hefty fines if they do not replace their old gas boilers with expensive green alternatives, which can cost £10,000+.


No slacking

11 June 2021
No slacking

No slacking

11 June 2021

Now we’re coming out of lockdown we still need to wear face masks in public and shops, wash hands and keep two metres apart.


A senseless act of cruelty

11 June 2021
A senseless act of cruelty

A senseless act of cruelty

11 June 2021

I was saddened to hear of the senseless behaviour of an owl killing at Sconce and Devon Park (Operation Sets Sights On Wildlife Shootings, June 3).


Waste of taxpayers' money

03 June 2021
Waste of taxpayers' money

Waste of taxpayers' money

03 June 2021

Once again we have Newark and Sherwood District Council wasting money, taxpayers’ money, on an expensive scheme to try to revitalise our town centre.


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