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Author ready with second instalment

Author ready with second instalment

A Southwell author has completed the second book in his planned trilogy. Mr David Hughes (50) of Landseer Road, writes under the pseudonym, Ambrose Conway.


Balancing the books

Balancing the books

Bingham Town Council spent nearly £30,000 less than they were expecting last year.


Banners claims contested

Banners claims contested

Newark Town Partnership has been accused of incorrectly claiming credit for projects.


Beating the burglars

Beating the burglars

A police crackdown on prolific burglars in the Bingham has paid off.


Brewer wins five prizes at festival

Brewer wins five prizes at festival

Home brewer Mr Ron Allison won five top prizes at the Craft Brewing Association annual festival in Derby, but was named runner-up champion brewer.


Burglars target old folk

Burglars target old folk

Police are linking two distraction burglaries that happened within an hour of each other at the homes of old people.


Capital run for novice

Capital run for novice

A woman with Alzheimer’s disease was among runners from the Advertiser area who took part in the annual London Marathon on Sunday.


Dinner marks RAFs 90 years

Dinner marks RAFs 90 years

The evening before Prince William’s graduation, Prince Charles and the Duchess of Cornwall, attended a dinner and ceremony at RAF Cranwell to mark 90 years of the Royal Air Force.


Extra help for OAPs

Extra help for OAPs

A voluntary organisation that supports elderly people has launched a pilot project in Bingham.


Hall rumours rejected

Hall rumours rejected

Rumours that Ollerton Hall could be used as a young offenders’ institute have been dispelled.


Handy hints for talented pupils

Handy hints for talented pupils

A group of talented pupils at Toot Hill School, Bingham, were given tips on how to combine academic studies with their sporting commitments on Monday.


Hard going on hospital walk

Hard going on hospital walk

A woman walked 95 miles along the West Highland Way to raise money for Great Ormond Street Hospital.


Headstones in safe hands

Headstones in safe hands

Only ten headstones out of 15,000 in Newark Cemetery have been found to be unsafe in a check that has taken four years to complete.


Heirs course ends with wings

Heirs course ends with wings

Prince William received his wings on Friday from his father, Prince Charles, after completing a four-month intensive flying training course.


Hospice gains a managing director

Hospice gains a managing director

A managing director has been appointed to help develop the work and services at Beaumond House Community Hospice in Newark.


Legal threat in town’s parking row

Legal threat in town’s parking row

A solicitor and members of Southwell Traders’ Association are threatening legal action against Newark and Sherwood District Council if charges are introduced at a town centre carpark.


Lights just not up to standard

Lights just not up to standard

Modern street lamps erected in a Southwell conservation area have been described as “monstrosities” by a town councillor.


Line drawn on hall bid

Line drawn on hall bid

An appeal against the district council’s decision to refuse permission for 26 apartments on the site of a former Ollerton bingo hall has been dismissed.


Memorial appeal launched

Memorial appeal launched

A war historian from Bingham is leading a campaign to ensure a first world war hero is not forgotten.


New owners push the boat out

New owners push the boat out

The New Ferry restaurant in Farndon has been bought and is being renovated at a cost of £1m as restaurateur brothers and their partners embark on a second riverside location.


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