An award-winning brass band that marked its 70th anniversary last year has withdrawn from competing because it cannot find enough members.
European law could stop Newark Town Council having Christian prayers before meetings.
The top ten hymns, chosen by a church’s congregation, were sung at a service to celebrate its 50th anniversary.
Around 100 people fled Newark Town Hall on Sunday during a concert after a teenage girl who was told to leave set off a fire alarm.
It could cost a council almost £300,000 to remove soil dumped illegally on a former gipsy caravan site, a council meeting heard.
FOUR locally-brewed ciders sold out and local ales proved popular at Bingham Rugby Club’s beer festival at the weekend, despite a power cut that reduced the drinking time.
People throughout the area have been getting active in aid of Sport Relief — the national fundraising initiative that helps to tackle child poverty in the UK and abroad.
Hundreds of people attended an exhibition of flood defence products in Lowdham Village Hall.
Four pigs were centre of attention for visitors to Bingham’s farmers’ market on Saturday.
Easter hats of all shapes, sizes and designs were on display when pupils at Lowe’s Wong Infants’ School, Southwell, paraded their creations on Friday.
A woman is planning to walk 95 miles to raise money for Great Ormond Street Hospital where her grandson died from a rare condition.
A schoolboy has gained a national award after taking part in a maths challenge.
Major repairs to Southwell Minster’s central tower have been completed on time and cost several thousand pounds less than expected.
The MP for Newark, Mr Patrick Mercer, has signed a petition against the possible closure of Nottinghamshire’s smallest primary school.
A young woman has died in hospital two days after being found at home with suspicious head injuries.
Southwell could be providing a competitor for the 2012 London Olympic Games as well as training facilities, after a young horse and its rider were earmarked for future success.
There are fears charges could be introduced at all carparks in Southwell.
The RSPCA is appealing for information after two chinchillas were found dumped on a playing field in Boughton.
A multi-agency week of action will take place on the Retford Road estate, Boughton, next week.
Ollerton’s only public toilets are set to close after Newark and Sherwood District Council decided they were of poor quality and limited community value.