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Think of others

14 January 2021
Think of others

Think of others

14 January 2021

With regards to the tributes to Tony Chadbourne (Tributes Paid To Valued Colleague And Family Man, December 31) my heart goes out to his family.


Counting cost of failures

07 January 2021
Counting cost of failures

Counting cost of failures

07 January 2021

I noted the response from Mr R. Sheppard to the put-down he received from Dr Bassey over his lack of scientific understanding.


Latest lockdown no surprise

07 January 2021
Latest lockdown no surprise

Latest lockdown no surprise

07 January 2021

So, Newark and Sherwood, along with the whole of Nottingham-shire, was put in tier four for coronavirus restrictions. Surprise, surprise.


Mandatory mask

07 January 2021
Mandatory mask

Mandatory mask

07 January 2021

Considering the surge in covid-19 cases and that close contact can spread the virus, why hasn’t the government made face masks mandatory outdoors?


Great idea

07 January 2021
Great idea

Great idea

07 January 2021

What a wonderful idea by Sheila Sims (Mum’s Petition To Help Prevent Theft Of Pets) despite the tragic circumstances that led to it.


Environmental targets

07 January 2021
Environmental targets

Environmental targets

07 January 2021

With regard to the article by Councillor David Lloyd on other councils not complying with climate change targets, I agree.


Clean up after yourselves

31 December 2020
Clean up after yourselves

Clean up after yourselves

31 December 2020

I agree with Rodney Hogg (Action Demanded Over Rising Anti-social Behaviour) however, the problems aren’t limited to the Bridge ward area of Newark.


Thank you

31 December 2020
Thank you

Thank you

31 December 2020

Newark Dementia Carers’ Group thank Newark and Sherwood CVS for donating Christmas parcels to our members who are caring for their loved ones.


Support others

31 December 2020
Support others

Support others

31 December 2020

This year has been like no other, so join with me by doing a little bit by phoning those living alone, isolated, or have health issues.


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.


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