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Paddock campaign launched

Paddock campaign launched

A campaign has been launched to save a paddock from being developed into a joint community and health centre.


Pedestrians face four lanes of traffic to shop

Pedestrians face four lanes of traffic to shop

Many people walking to Newark’s new Asda development will have to dash through gaps in four lanes of moving traffic.


Prince goes solo

Prince goes solo

Prince William has made his first solo flight as part of his training at RAF Cranwell.


Scanners’ field trip ends in court date

Scanners’ field trip ends in court date

A police helicopter crew called out to search for a missing man spent an hour hovering over two men who were using metal detectors in a field.


School led out of special measures

School led out of special measures

A school that was previously failing to give pupils an acceptable standard of education has made a rapid improvement and no longer requires special measures.


Sobering thought on price

Sobering thought on price

There are fears that the cost of a pint of beer in pubs could increase from about £2.20 to as much as £4 this year, largely because of increased prices of barley and hops.


Thankful for a home

Thankful for a home

A service is being held at Southwell Minster to mark the work of homeless charity Framework, whose projects include a Newark hostel that is proving to be a lifeline for its residents.


Tip closure temporary

Tip closure temporary

A tip saved from closure after a campaign by residents will close temporarily for improvements.


Trains take strain

Trains take strain

The train service between Nottingham and Bingham is set to double.


Trent levels receding

Trent levels receding

The A617 between Newark and Kelham finally re-opened yesterday morning — a week after heavy rains caused flooding that shut the road.


Youth centre work under way at last

Youth centre work under way at last

Work has started on a £3/4m youth centre on Newark’s former Sconce Hills School playing field, after nine years of campaigning.


Alcohol sales ban success

Alcohol sales ban success

A scheme where three off-licences in Radcliffe refused to serve alcohol to anyone under 21 on Friday and Saturday nights for a month has seen a 65% reduction in alcohol-related anti-social behaviour.


Appeal for lost images

Appeal for lost images

A teaching assistant is appealing for the safe return of 20 years-worth of photographs that were in the boot of her car when it was unexpectedly towed away from her former home.


Appeal made for safer crossing

Appeal made for safer crossing

A couple, whose son was nearly hit by a car on a zebra crossing in Bingham, are calling for urgent changes to it before someone is killed.


Buses on the doorstep

Buses on the doorstep

When Mrs Rebecca Smith opens her front door she is often confronted with the sight of buses parked on her doorstep.


Child of courage back at school

Child of courage back at school

A young girl who won a cup in last year’s Advertiser Children Of Courage Awards for her ability to cope with a serious illness is able to attend school full-time after an operation to remove most of a brain tumour.


Class act on road safety

Class act on road safety

Children have written to the Advertiser, asking for help to stop parents parking on zig-zag lines.


Club’s say on shops

Club’s say on shops

Businesses are being asked for their views on the type of shops that should be provided as part of the planned expansion of Newark.


Deep clean team fights bug treatment

Deep clean team fights bug treatment

Wards and clinical areas are being steam cleaned at Newark Hospital as part of a £1.2m initiative to beat superbugs such as MRSA.


Fears flood back as rains return

Fears flood back as rains return

Residents in parts of Southwell prepared for the worst as the town went on flood alert in response to this week’s rain.


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