V.E Day celebrations at Worksop care home
Bed and staff boost for hospital
‘Wind farm will cause road deaths’
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A man who acted as look-out in a burglary at a Worksop hostel has been jailed for five months.
V.E Day was celebrated in style at Gateford Hill Care Home in Worksop. The home was decorated with bunting, balloons and other decorations while staff and residents tucked into some delicious British classics such as salmon and cucumber sandwiches, and trifle. They were treated to hits from the 1940s by Linda Robin, who sang favourites including songs from Dame Vera Lynn and The Andrew Sisters. Staff also donned fancy dress based around the them of the best of British, with one employee even dressing as a giant ten pound note.
A major £7m plan has been approved to increase beds and staffing at Bassetlaw Hospital - reducing waiting times and improving patient care.
Solicitors in Retford have helped raise funds for nine popular charities by participating in a Will Aid scheme.
Discover more about the astronomers Notts has produced in a special talk at Retford Library. Madeline Cox, chairman of the Society for the History of Astronomy and member of Bassetlaw Astronomical Society will speak on 11th June from 7-8.30pm. Tickets are 50p and are available on 01777 708724 or Retford.firstname.lastname@example.org.
A notorious accident black spot could turn into a death trap if drivers are distracted by the new wind farm at Penny Hill, a councillor warns.
Ryton Park completed an amazing season by adding the Girls Champion of Champions title, to match their boys’ success, with a comprehensive defeat of Prospect Hill Girls.
Another double figure field lined up for the Aegir Cycling Club’s latest 10-mile time trial, with another comfortable win for Jordan Skelly.
Aston Hall picked up their first South Yorkshire Cricket League Premier Division win of the season, beating Coal Aston on Saturday.
Retford United Football Club will once again hold their six week soccer camp in the summer.
Worksop Parramore are managerless, and looking to merge with another club.
Kiveton Park’s Central Midlands League senior side finished their season in disappointing style, with a 4-0 defeat at the hands of Phoenix.
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The Acorn Theatre, Worksop is now a popular venue for amateur and professional performers alike.
Scented plants bring extra interest and pleasure to a garden. By careful selection, shrubs, perennials, bulbs and annuals can provide perfume throughout the whole year.
A very special night of music is promised at Retford’s Majestic Theatre as Barry Steele’s spectacular tribute to Roy Orbison arrives in town.
A five bedroomed, detached property with accommodation on 3 floors, situated on this sought after development in Shireoaks, within easy walking distance of the village centre with good local shops, schools, transport facilities etc.
John Jackson is one of those rare creatures - a man happy in his work.
Weston Park Hospital Cancer Charity is hosting its first ever unique musical extravaganza Proms at Hodsock Priory - and you could be in the audience.
Abbey Infants of 1960
Our Archive Corner photos have been sparking memories for our readers.
This week’s Archive Corner picture shows a scene from the celebrations held in Worksop to celebrate the end of the Second World War.
An impressive achievement is being celebrated at the Harworth branch of Asda after a woman completed the London Marathon in a great time for a very worthy cause.
This week’s Archive Corner picture harks back to the days when Worksop had an array of cinemas.
Times were hard in the 1930s as these men and women found out during their time in the work house on Eastgate.
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