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Sherwood Visitors centre planned

Sherwood Visitors centre planned

Sherwood Visitors centre planned

21 November 2008

Plans for a new £101/2m visitors’ centre at Sherwood Forest have been revealed by Nottinghamshire County Council.


Too much rubbish

Too much rubbish

Too much rubbish

21 November 2008

Residents of Ollerton and Boughton want the district council to collect their green bins more often.


Food scheme’s support grows

Food scheme’s support grows

Food scheme’s support grows

14 November 2008

A community gardening scheme in Ollerton has been given £1,000 by a county councillor.


Shop to advertise green goods

Shop to advertise green goods

Shop to advertise green goods

14 November 2008

A shop aimed aiming to increase environmental awareness opened in Ollerton on Tuesday.


Skaters hope to ride high

Skaters hope to ride high

Skaters hope to ride high

14 November 2008

Land is needed to build a skatepark in Ollerton, with more than 100 youths backing the idea and about 20 planning the details of what equipment is needed and how they would run it.


D-Day for hall extensions

D-Day for hall extensions

D-Day for hall extensions

07 November 2008

The final decision on plans for extensions at Ollerton Hall are due to be made by Newark and Sherwood District Council on Tuesday.


Deeper in debt

Deeper in debt

Deeper in debt

07 November 2008

THE amount of debt being dealt with by Ollerton Citizens’ Advice Bureau has almost doubled over the past year.


Flats plan backed by council

Flats plan backed by council

Flats plan backed by council

07 November 2008

Plans to change offices in Ollerton into flats have been supported by the town council.


Deprived of play

Deprived of play

Deprived of play

31 October 2008

Vandals have destroyed children’s play equipment in an arson attack just a month after it was installed.


Searching out club’s spooks

Searching out club’s spooks

Searching out club’s spooks

31 October 2008

After staff and members reported strange occurrences at Ollerton and Bevercotes Miners’ Welfare Institute, a team of paranormal investigators was called in to try to provide an explanation.


Student earns top award

Student earns top award

Student earns top award

31 October 2008

A 15-year-old schoolboy who hopes to become a doctor has won a national award aimed at widening participation in higher education.


Building on old methods

Building on old methods

Building on old methods

24 October 2008

Families had the chance to help build a new community classroom and learn a traditional craft on Saturday at the Dukeries Complex.


Grandmother launches appeal

Grandmother launches appeal

Grandmother launches appeal

24 October 2008

A woman whose grandsons have just returned from serving in Afghanistan helped to launch this year’s Poppy Appeal in Ollerton.


Library experiments with science day

Library experiments with science day

Library experiments with science day

24 October 2008

A science event designed to get boys interested in reading was held at Ollerton Library on Saturday.


Pupils try hand at tag rugby

Pupils try hand at tag rugby

Pupils try hand at tag rugby

24 October 2008

More than 80 children from six primary schools in the Ollerton area took part in a tag rugby tournament.


Rail link bid picks up steam

Rail link bid picks up steam

Rail link bid picks up steam

24 October 2008

Plans for the return of passenger trains linking Ollerton with Nottingham and the East Coast mainline are looking positive.


Wrong site for drug unit

Wrong site for drug unit

Wrong site for drug unit

24 October 2008

Plans for a possible unit in Ollerton for recovering drug or alcohol addicts is continuing to cause concern.


Flats for recovering drug users refused

Flats for recovering drug users refused

Flats for recovering drug users refused

17 October 2008

A controversial application to turn a semi-detached house in Forest Road, Ollerton, into six flats which could be used for recovering alcohol and drug users was refused by Newark and Sherwood District Council planning committee on Tuesday.


Policy for colliery houses

Policy for colliery houses

Policy for colliery houses

17 October 2008

A policy to try to prevent traditional colliery houses being converted into flats has been adopted by Ollerton and Boughton Town Council.


Priorities in order

Priorities in order

Priorities in order

17 October 2008

Anti-social behaviour, drug taking and criminal damage top a list of residents’ concerns in Ollerton and Boughton.


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