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What is classed as a substantial meal under tier three restrictions?

What is classed as a substantial meal under tier three restrictions?

The question was put to the government to try to get some clarity over the issue.


POLL: Should every new-build home in Newark and Sherwood include an electric vehicle charging point?

POLL: Should every new-build home in Newark and Sherwood include an electric vehicle charging point?

Residents are being invited to have their say on this idea, and others, included in a proposed planning document produced by the district council.


Faulty rail barrier system is an ‘absolute disgrace’

Faulty rail barrier system is an ‘absolute disgrace’

Problems at level crossings on the Newark to Nottingham train line persist, despite hopes the issues had been fixed.


Glass and bonfire ashes left at town’s skatepark

Glass and bonfire ashes left at town’s skatepark

A skatepark was left littered with broken glass and bonfire remains last weekend.


When will Newark and Sherwood come out of tier three restrictions?

When will Newark and Sherwood come out of tier three restrictions?

In a coronavirus briefing today, Mr Jonathan Gribbin, director of Public Health for Nottinghamshire, confirmed the county would stick together.


School staff to receive supermarket discount

School staff to receive supermarket discount

From Monday, teachers and school staff can claim a 10% discount in Morrisons.


Free trees to make the district greener

Free trees to make the district greener

A free tree scheme, giving thousands of trees to residents, groups and parish councils across Newark and Sherwood, is returning for a second year.


‘A true gentleman who gave the gift of music’

‘A true gentleman who gave the gift of music’

Many former students of a Newark music teacher who died last week have been paying tribute to him and his work.


Seven men charged following theft of Mercedes Sprinter vans

Seven men charged following theft of Mercedes Sprinter vans

Officers spotted vans being loaded and unloaded into containers on the backs of lorries while conducting enquiries at an industrial estate.


Newark girl gets creative with Halloween decorations

Newark girl gets creative with Halloween decorations

An eight-year-old from Newark has been busy decorating her front garden ahead of Halloween.


Significant falls in knife crime, robberies and violence as county bucks national and regional trend

Significant falls in knife crime, robberies and violence as county bucks national and regional trend

Figures released by the Office for National Statistics have shown that overall crime fell by 7% in the year to the end of June.


Senior police officer says we must work together to reduce the impact of covid-19

Senior police officer says we must work together to reduce the impact of covid-19

Reducing the impact of covid-19 on residents, vital services and businesses will come from team work by people across Nottinghamshire, says police.


Pantry opens up to bridge poverty gap

Pantry opens up to bridge poverty gap

Councillors representing a ward with areas of deprivation are bridging the poverty gap by setting up their own foodbank over the half-term period.


Local businesses help community with free meal scheme

Local businesses help community with free meal scheme

A bakery that offered to make free packed lunches for children over the school half-term says it has been overwhelmed by support.


Newark and Sherwood sees rise of 49 coronavirus cases in first day of Tier 3 lockdown

Newark and Sherwood sees rise of 49 coronavirus cases in first day of Tier 3 lockdown

Nottinghamshire county, which moved into a tier three lockdown at one minute past midnight, has seen a rise of 2,807 cases over the past seven days.


Let down by the government

Let down by the government

I am in my 86th year and never thought that I would live under such a shambolic and incompetent Conservative government.


Pandemic is case of guess and test

Pandemic is case of guess and test

It is quite clear, now, that the pandemic has stretched the bond between the public and the scientific profession as never before.


Safe distance

Safe distance

Why can’t people understand the basic rules of social distancing?


Potholes plea

Potholes plea

More than 100 potholes have once again been reported on Orston Avenue, Newark.


Spread message

Spread message

In his As I See It column (Early Funds Made Available, October 1) Robert Jenrick MP had an air of inevitability.


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