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BT threat to phone boxes

BT threat to phone boxes

BT has announced a review that could lead to the removal of public telephone boxes from many communities.


Building for the future

Building for the future

The new £1.6m construction centre at Dukeries College, Ollerton, will be officially opened by Mr Ed Balls, the Secretary of State for Children, Schools and Families, today.


Building up pressure

Building up pressure

Bingham could receive a windfall of £236,000 as part of controversial plans for 90 new homes.


Bus site set to remain

Bus site set to remain

Newark’s bus station will remain on the Potterdyke site but will be smaller than the current one, it was revealed this week.


Carparks bypassed

Carparks bypassed

Motorists are opting for on-street parking to avoid Southwell’s new carpark charges.


Cheerful time at fair

Cheerful time at fair

Cheerleaders from The Charlotte Hamilton School of Dance in Balderton were among the attractions at a spring fair at Chuter Ede Primary School, Balderton, on Saturday.


Chief on the run cross country

Chief on the run cross country

The outgoing Chief Constable of Nottinghamshire reached Newark Police Station this week on the latest leg of his farewell run across the county.


Clinic could hit hospital

Clinic could hit hospital

Fears that the future of Newark Hospital could be threatened if a new walk-in health centre is set up in the area were raised at a public meeting on Tuesday.


Closer to parking charges

Closer to parking charges

Parking fees have come a step nearer to being introduced in Bingham’s carparks.


Court ruling has homes on hold

Court ruling has homes on hold

Campaigners opposing plans to build on part of a field at the entrance to Millgate, Newark, have made a successful challenge at the High Court of Justice in London over the decision to allow the homes.


Festival hits a high note

Festival hits a high note

The directors of the third Newark Jazz Festival said it had surpassed the success of previous years, with even more venues packed with people attracted by the wide variety of music on offer.


Flying start to service

Flying start to service

The new Fernwood Flyer bus proved popular on its first day on Monday when around 60 passengers used the service to get to Newark.


Having a say in town’s future

Having a say in town’s future

Residents of Southwell are being asked to help shape the future of their town.


Helping hand for Cub pack

Helping hand for Cub pack

A recently formed Cub pack has bought vital equipment after receiving a community grant.


Hundreds wait to see experts

Hundreds wait to see experts

Southwell Minster was transformed into a bustling television studio for the filming of the BBC’s Antiques Roadshow.


Jazz finds its spirtual home

Jazz finds its spirtual home

Newark Jazz Festival got off to a tremendous start on Friday when New Orleans and Newark combined for a memorable evening at the parish church.


Magnus fails the test

Magnus fails the test

Parents of children at a Newark school were yesterday told special measures were required to bring the quality of education it provided up to an acceptable standard.


Memories of American oil workers

Memories of American oil workers

Recent interest in the former Duke’s Wood oil works has prompted one ex-worker to recall caring for Amercians who helped at the site during the second world war.


Music and ale on tap

Music and ale on tap

More than 140 beers, ciders and perries will be on tap at the 13th Newark Beer Festival this weekend.


OAP games for hi-tech workout

OAP games for hi-tech workout

Residents at a Boughton care home have found a novel way of keeping fit and healthy — by spending their afternoons playing on the latest hi-tech video games console.


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