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Plea for walking stick return

15 April 2021
Plea for walking stick return

Plea for walking stick return

15 April 2021

On Sunday morning on April 11 I absent-mindedly left my walking stick in Homebase, Newark, in the timber rack area.


Praise for hotel restoration

08 April 2021
Praise for hotel restoration

Praise for hotel restoration

08 April 2021

It is good to see news of the old Robin Hood Hotel reopened in its new guise as a Travelodge after more than 20 years of controversy and uncertainty.


Time to consider mills suffering?

08 April 2021
Time to consider mills suffering?

Time to consider mills suffering?

08 April 2021

The laudable Black Lives Matter campaign reminded me of the inhumane treatment of children in the cotton and woollen mills in the 18/19th Centuries.


Prosperous role

08 April 2021
Prosperous role

Prosperous role

08 April 2021

The person who writes your headlines certainly has a keen sense of irony, see A Prosperous Future Awaits Us.


Station swap

08 April 2021
Station swap

Station swap

08 April 2021

Just a thought ­— perhaps Newark Police could be neighbourly and swap their station with the ambulance station across the road.


Waste of money

08 April 2021
Waste of money

Waste of money

08 April 2021

Fourteen years ago the powers that be thought we needed a bright, shiny, new, rather large police station.


Clean up after your pets

08 April 2021
Clean up after your pets

Clean up after your pets

08 April 2021

When my husband and I cycled through Sconce and Devon Park, Newark, we were appalled to see the number of dog owners letting their pets run free.


History keeps repeating itself

01 April 2021
History keeps repeating itself

History keeps repeating itself

01 April 2021

I was very interested to note the Advertiser’s front page story on the Kelham bypass and that money had been granted for its approval.


Why lights?

01 April 2021
Why lights?

Why lights?

01 April 2021

I recently had to take my car to a garage. On Boundary Road there were traffic lights across the front of the old fire station.


Demand still there

01 April 2021
Demand still there

Demand still there

01 April 2021

I agree with Mr Rose (Greener Alternative To Coal) that the questions on the effect of human activity on the planet are complex.


Free parking

01 April 2021
Free parking

Free parking

01 April 2021

So only a 1% pay rise for the NHS, after the government has praised them during the pandemic.


Watch out

26 March 2021
Watch out

Watch out

26 March 2021

Can I appeal to all dog owners to please not leave your dog tethered outside shops while you go inside.


Urgent life-saving surgery needed

26 March 2021
Urgent life-saving surgery needed

Urgent life-saving surgery needed

26 March 2021

The town centre has gone beyond the state of decay, but it can still be revived.


National memorial day

26 March 2021
National memorial day

National memorial day

26 March 2021

I am backing calls for March 23 to be recognised as national Covid Memorial Day to remember lives lost and all the lives changed during the pandemic.


Contest time

26 March 2021
Contest time

Contest time

26 March 2021

Here’s my entry for the Pothole Of The Month competition.


Make your concerns heard

26 March 2021
Make your concerns heard

Make your concerns heard

26 March 2021

Readers may not be aware that since last March abortion clinics have been allowed to send women the pills needed for a medical abortion in the post.


Disgust over NHS pay offer

18 March 2021
Disgust over NHS pay offer

Disgust over NHS pay offer

18 March 2021

So the Government has offered NHS workers a 1% pay rise ­in its budget — this equates to around £3.50p per week.


Think again

18 March 2021
Think again

Think again

18 March 2021

I watched with disbelief the announcement that the government would be awarding only a 1% pay rise for our NHS staff.


Demand value for money

18 March 2021
Demand value for money

Demand value for money

18 March 2021

Is it just a coincidence that we are suddenly getting news and comments from our elected Conservative county councillors?


Wonderful service

18 March 2021
Wonderful service

Wonderful service

18 March 2021

My husband and I went to Newark Showground to receive our covid jabs and we would like to say a huge thank you to all involved.


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