Seeing the photo of the young lad splashing about in the ‘safe’ shallows of the Trent at Farndon brought back memories of August 20, 1962.
I was slightly bemused to see that a 40mph trial had been introduced on the A616 through Little Carlton.
Regarding the relocation of Newark Police Station, when this was first mooted, the chief constable said a move would save around £100,000 a year.
I remember with fondness, my father taking me in the 1960s to watch cricket at Worthington Simpson’s.
I had the misfortune of having to go to Newark Hospital early on Saturday morning with a possible fracture.
One regularly reads of customer-facing staff in a business getting abuse from members of the public. I can only concur, this is wrong.
Having read how Greggs are to leave the Governor’s House, why don’t the building’s owners welcome another brand to the town?
People do not forget acts of bravery. Fountain Gardens is named for the small drinking fountain that stands nearby and commemorates one such act.
In 2019, David Lloyd asked for agenda item London Road Carpark Extension Options to be withdrawn, citing the need for a wider car parking review.
In response to D. Hinchley’s letter (Do Your Job, July 15) migrant is a horrible word and easy to use as it classes people into a mass group.
With restrictions lifted may I use your newspaper to make a plea for people to continue wearing face masks.
It is a real shame that the historic Governor’s House in Newark Market Place looks like it is going to be empty.
A letter to Robert Jenrick: Under your stewardship this country appears to have lost all traces of a planning policy that benefits communities.
It is with great sadness that I read of the proposed felling of trees next to library in Newark town centre in order to create yet another carpark.
On Saturday, July 4, more than 200 migrants were rescued and brought to our shores.
Well done to everyone involved in organising Newark Book Festival.
Robert Jenrick said he would most likely not be wearing a face mask once restrictions are eased. I suggest this is sending out the wrong message.
Having seen the mis-handling of the Flowserve site by the district council, my mind turns to the social club and the sports played on the site.
I was interested to read Michael Knapton’s letter in relation to the council’s proposal to remove four mature trees to extend the London Road carpark.
I have noticed in hot spells dog owners dragging their dogs about in the heat of the day, without any water to drink.