15 September 2020
Newark’s Battle of Britain commemorations were cancelled in their traditional form of a parade involving veterans.
15 September 2020
Civic dignitaries gathered at the war memorial by Newark Parish Church on Sunday.
15 August 2020
Veterans attended a wreath-laying ceremony at Newark war memorial this morning (Saturday) to remember the fallen.
12 August 2020
A minute's silence for VJ Day was due to be held in the Market Place on Saturday.
02 August 2020
As VJ Day looms, the last survivor of the final Royal Naval vessel sunk in the second world war recalls the experience that nearly took his life.
01 July 2020
Spectacular shots of the display were captured on Tuesday from the side of the River Trent at around midday.
24 May 2020
Help For Heroes asked a Newark RAF veteran to develop a new clothing item for its 2020 Designed By Heroes range.
08 May 2020
Street parties galore marked the 50th anniversary of Victory in Europe Day in May, 1995.
19 March 2020
Newark Air Museum has been closed until further notice due to the coronavirus pandemic.
10 March 2020
A man wants to trace a memorial to a fallen Newark soldier from the worst defeat suffered by the British Army during the Victorian era.
03 March 2020
A mission to have a wartime hero immortalised is taking off.
01 March 2020
An annual commemoration will take place to mark the 79th anniversary of the second world war bombing of the Ransome and Marles bearings factory.
29 February 2020
The Advertiser is looking to speak to those who remember the VE Day celebrations as part of a 75th anniversary supplement.
22 February 2020
The Rotary Club of Sherwood Forest presented its annual Robin Hood Award for services to the community to an Army veteran.
21 February 2020
Instead of just throwing away bottle tops, you can save them to help make a difference to Newark’s veterans.
19 February 2020
RAF personnel came to attention as the coffin of a daring second world war Wellington bomber pilot was carried into a village church.
11 February 2020
A campaign has been launched to name a street in Warsaw after the second world war heroes who fought to keep resistance fighters supplied.
06 February 2020
It was feared the funeral of Jim Auton, hero of the Warsaw Uprising, would be poorly attended, but hundreds turned out to pay their respects.
29 January 2020
The funeral of a Newark war hero takes place on Thursday, February 6, at Newark Parish Church.
27 January 2020
An MP is concerned that a tribute to world war two Lancaster bomber crews could be blighted by an animal rendering plant.