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Energy fears

31 December 2020
Energy fears

Energy fears

31 December 2020

It seems Nottinghamshire County Council is to invest in a start-up energy company.


Online protection must go further

31 December 2020
Online protection must go further

Online protection must go further

31 December 2020

The NSPCC has been calling for legislation to protect children from grooming, abuse and harmful content online, since 2017.


A lack of forward planning

24 December 2020
A lack of forward planning

A lack of forward planning

24 December 2020

I expect that in December last year no one could have seen how 2020 would have panned out.


Nonsense decision

24 December 2020
Nonsense decision

Nonsense decision

24 December 2020

It is hard to believe that Newark and Sherwood District Council has again had a plan that makes no sense.


Words of caution

24 December 2020
Words of caution

Words of caution

24 December 2020

I am naturally pleased that Nottinghamshire has been given a sizeable government grant for schemes to encourage cycling and walking.


Cycle lane proposal questioned

18 December 2020
Cycle lane proposal questioned

Cycle lane proposal questioned

18 December 2020

I am a member of a local cycling group and we have consistently made our needs for cross-town cycle lanes known.


Virus projections need to be tested

18 December 2020
Virus projections need to be tested

Virus projections need to be tested

18 December 2020

I was interested to see Dr Bassey’s letter Testing Is Crucial Part Of Science, responding to my letter Pandemic Is Case Of Guess And Test.


No excuses

18 December 2020
No excuses

No excuses

18 December 2020

Public health chiefs are concerned that the relaxation of restrictions at Christmas could lead to a large spike in new cases and another lockdown.


Drains pain

18 December 2020
Drains pain

Drains pain

18 December 2020

Many years ago the Advertiser featured an article regarding a £100,000 vehicle that would be used to clear drains and detect any that were damaged.


Thanks for help

18 December 2020
Thanks for help

Thanks for help

18 December 2020

A very sincere thank you to the young lady who came to my assistance after a fall in Whitfield Street, Newark.


Support for the homeless

11 December 2020
Support for the homeless

Support for the homeless

11 December 2020

Because covid-19 could make more people and families potentially homeless, I am compelled to speak out regarding rough sleepers.


Bad idea

11 December 2020
Bad idea

Bad idea

11 December 2020

Although it seems logical for the cattle market to relocate to Newark Showground, I cannot imagine the move being a sensible one for the lorry park.


Great sight

11 December 2020
Great sight

Great sight

11 December 2020

It was wonderful to see Newark so busy at the weekend as shoppers got behind the traders


Total agreement

11 December 2020
Total agreement

Total agreement

11 December 2020

I whole-heartedly agree with the letter Decisions Wrecking The Country. There are lies, there are damned lies, and there are statistics.


White Paper not the answer

03 December 2020
White Paper not the answer

White Paper not the answer

03 December 2020

Congratulations to Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust for the excellent Country File article, Concern At Impact Of Reform on Young People.


A plea for more common sense

03 December 2020
A plea for more common sense

A plea for more common sense

03 December 2020

I have read the views of MP Robert Jenrick in the Advertiser regarding the pandemic and how we are all better and stronger together.


Enforce law

03 December 2020
Enforce law

Enforce law

03 December 2020

Even with the latest restrictions of lockdown there are still barefaced shoppers in Sainsburys, Balderton.


No charge

03 December 2020
No charge

No charge

03 December 2020

Now we know. We are all going electric. By 2030 we all have to have electric cars.


A fair start

03 December 2020
A fair start

A fair start

03 December 2020

The NSPCC and early years charities have issued a stark warning about the risk of failing a generation of babies born during the pandemic.


Decisions wrecking country

27 November 2020
Decisions wrecking country

Decisions wrecking country

27 November 2020

I was fortunate to spend a few weeks in Moscow a few years before the fall of Communism in 1991.


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