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Latest news from around the village

Local Planning Application - updated plans and responses
  • Posted: Wed, 19 Jul 2017
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Local Planning Application - updated plans and responses

The plans for 2 faux barn dwellings at the top of Hockerton Rd have been amended and full details are on Newark & Sherwood's website but here are responses from Highways, Conservation and a new site plan...


More Housing Project tour dates have been released....
  • Posted: Sun, 16 Jul 2017
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More Housing Project tour dates have been released....

Pique your interest with a Virtual Tour of Hockerton Housing Project online at http://www.hockertonhousingproject.org.uk/about-us/virtual-tour/


Andy Hall's meeting with the Highways Agency - Part 4 - Verges & Bus Shelter
  • Posted: Wed, 31 May 2017
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Andy Hall's meeting with the Highways Agency - Part 4 - Verges & Bus Shelter

Grass verges may be pushed back, but there's not going to be a bus shelter...


Andy Hall's meeting with the Highways Agency - Part 3 - Traffic Calming & Speed
  • Posted: Wed, 31 May 2017
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Andy Hall's meeting with the Highways Agency - Part 3 - Traffic Calming & Speed

Traffic calming - will someone need to be killed on the roads in our village before we see more action?


Andy Hall's meeting with the Highways Agency - Part 2 - Village Signs
  • Posted: Wed, 31 May 2017
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Andy Hall's meeting with the Highways Agency - Part 2 - Village Signs

Hockerton's village entry signs will need their design, location and specification agreed by multiple agencies.


Andy Hall's meeting with the Highways Agency Rep - Part 1 - Overgrown Trees & Hedges
  • Posted: Wed, 31 May 2017
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Andy Hall's meeting with the Highways Agency Rep - Part 1 - Overgrown Trees & Hedges

Property owners / tenants will be contacted around June/July to remind them to cut their trees & hedges...


Minerals Plan update - Abandoned!
  • Posted: Tue, 30 May 2017
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Minerals Plan update - Abandoned!

The proposal for a Gravel pit at Flash Farm, averham has been dropped from the Local Minerals Plan and the upcoming public meeting will not now take place. This may well crop up again in the future but for now it's done.


Community Social Activities in the Village Hall - ideas
  • Posted: Mon, 05 Dec 2016
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Community Social Activities in the Village Hall - ideas

How about monthly get-togethers for activities such as Big Screen Horse Racing, Flower Arranging, 'Game' night, Darts Tournament, Wii nights, Bar Skittles & Shuffleboard.

Add your ideas in the Comments section so the village hall can become something for everyone.


£200 for every Hockerton household or business
  • Posted: Mon, 27 Jun 2016
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£200 for every Hockerton household or business

What will you do with your £200 for making your home or business more energy efficient?....



Latest news from around the county

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How Notts firm that lit up Trent Bridge fought back from brink of extinction to win Queen's Award for Enterprise

Abacus Lighting came within 24 hours of closure just four years ago - but now it has won a major business honour for...


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Racecourse visitor tries to smuggle in vodka in a salami sandwich

Security staff sniffed out a 70cl bottle of Glen's...


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New courthouse waiting room to make visits more comfortable

Changes aimed at witnesses and victims having to visit Nottingham Justice...


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Probe launched into theme park ride which broke down and covered family in oil

HSE are set to 'make enquiries' into the...


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Woman taken to hospital after car park fall

The 21-year-old's was taken to the Queen's Medical...


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Arnold road to close for 'essential' resurfacing work

Buses are to be diverted while the works take...


Latest Nottinghamshire Sporting News

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Nottingham Forest sign Liam Bridcutt from Leeds United

The Reds add the former Chelsea and Sunderland man to their...


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Nottingham Forest team selector: Should Tyler Walker play for Reds at Newcastle?

Mark Warburton will come up against Rafael Benitez for the first time on...


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'I think there will be four or five changes' for Forest at Newcastle - Paul Taylor previews League Cup tie

The Reds head to St James' Park in good spirits after beating Middlesbrough at the...


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Jonny Owen hails ‘amazing’ response to Nottingham Forest’s rousing pre-match video

The filmmaker feels within Forest's fan base 'there’s an enthusiasm for their club and its history which is quite unique' ...


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Former Nottingham Forest manager Steve McClaren joins Maccabi Tel Aviv

McClaren had been out of work since being sacked by Derby...


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Former Nottingham Forest boss Dougie Freedman returns to Crystal Palace

Former Forest boss Freedman had recently been linked with the Hearts...