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MPs await A46 option

MPs await A46 option

A decision on which road improvement schemes in the East Midlands will receive money — including the dualling of the A46 between Newark and Widmerpool — is expected early next year.


No end to mast campaign

No end to mast campaign

Campaigners are still fighting to have a mobile phone mast moved away from schools, homes and businesses.


Parade day passes with flying colours

Parade day passes with flying colours

The 250th anniversary of Lord Nelson’s birthday and the 20th anniversary of the Newark T. S. Castle Sea Cadets were marked on Sunday with a Trafalgar Day service and parade in the town.


Parking message aimed at parents

Parking message aimed at parents

Poor parking that puts pupils in danger outside schools in the Newark area will be targeted during a week of action.


Parking pressure mounts

Parking pressure mounts

Pressure is mounting to set up a parking scheme that would allow residents to park near their homes without fear of a penalty.


Plotting to capture peacocks

Plotting to capture peacocks

The pest control team from Newark and Sherwood District Council is to visit Fernwood to decide how to capture wild peafowl that are roaming the village and take them to new homes.


Police’s Halloween message hits home

Police’s Halloween message hits home

Pupils threw tomatoes, eggs and flour to show how frightening it could be for people to have things thrown at their windows over Halloween.


Poppy Appeal starts

Poppy Appeal starts

This year’s Poppy Appeal will be launched in Bingham tomorrow with the aim of raising about £9,000 for the Royal British Legion.


Pupils help with Poppy Appeal

Pupils help with Poppy Appeal

Pupils in Southwell will be involved in the town’s annual Royal British Legion Poppy Appeal.


Pupils try hand at tag rugby

Pupils try hand at tag rugby

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


Pupils welcome family visitors

Pupils welcome family visitors

Grandparents visited their grandchildren’s school and watched them perform in a concert on Friday.


Rail link bid picks up steam

Rail link bid picks up steam

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


Recycling inspires artwork

Recycling inspires artwork

A picture designed by pupils at the Newark Orchard School is to be made into a sign for Cotham Household Waste Recycling Centre.


Residents lose out on parking

Residents lose out on parking

Residents are struggling to park in their own street because of motorists aiming to avoid regulations elsewhere.


Roman wall found

Roman wall found

Rare and significant Roman remains have been found on a site earmarked for homes.


Say no to trick or treat

Say no to trick or treat

A campaign backed by the Advertiser to stop children causing problems by knocking on doors demanding trick or treat is being repeated.


Schoolday memories

Schoolday memories

Former pupils who left a Newark school more than 60 years ago have held a reunion.


The landlord strikes back

The landlord strikes back

Two thugs who demanded money from Richard Winter bit off more than they could chew — the publican is a former boxing champion.


Toilets bid falls flat

Toilets bid falls flat

Public toilets that have been closed since January should not be turned into shops until new facilities are provided, say councillors.


Village leads crime fight

Village leads crime fight

More than 30 parishes have been urged to follow East Stoke’s lead and make bids to the Lottery for money to pay for street cameras.


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