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Welcome to the Hockerton Community Website


Latest news from around the village

Parish Meeting Minutes from 18th April
  • Posted: Mon, 24 Apr 2017
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Parish Meeting Minutes from 18th April

Learn what was discussed and agreed at the latest Parish Meeting....


Minerals Plan update
  • Posted: Wed, 19 Apr 2017
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Minerals Plan update

If you submitted an objection or support for the local minerals plan you have perhaps recently received an email from Programme Officer Mandy Chetterton. If you haven't, here are the bits n bobs she sent....


More Housing Project tour dates have been released....
  • Posted: Fri, 03 Feb 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/


Parish Meeting - Our Village Precept
  • Posted: Thu, 02 Feb 2017
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Parish Meeting - Our Village Precept

With a vote of 44 FOR and 13 AGAINST, the proposal to increase the precept was overwhelmingly agreed...


Community Social Activities in the Village Hall - ideas
  • Posted: Mon, 05 Dec 2016
    Comments: 2

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
    Comments: 1

£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

  • By rsherdley
  • Posted: Sat, 29 Apr 2017

Who drove through a red traffic light?

Who was caught going through a red traffic light and what happened to them in court?Here are some of the offenders who have been prosecuted and sentenced at Nottingham Magistrates' Court. Toyota driver Mustafa...


  • By MattJarram
  • Posted: Tue, 25 Apr 2017

Meet the bus driver who found a missing four-year-old on his...

A bus driver has described the shocking moment he found a missing four-year-old girl at the end of his shift who had managed to board his double-decker bus from Nottingham to Arnold. Nottingham City Transport...


  • By Nottingham Post
  • Posted: Tue, 25 Apr 2017

World's top cyclists will race entire stage of Tour of Britain in...

Nottinghamshire will host an entire stage of the UK's premier road cycling race, the OVO Energy Tour of Britain. One hundred and twenty of the world's top cyclists will race a 175-kilometre stage from...


  • By Nottingham Post
  • Posted: Tue, 25 Apr 2017

Live updates: M1 closed in both directions after crash

Highways England is warning drivers of long delays after a collision on the M1. The road is closed in both directions between junction 21 and junction 20. Highways England is reporting the road has been...


  • By Nottingham Post
  • Posted: Tue, 25 Apr 2017

Businessman made to feel like a shoplifter after having...

A businessman who had a £5,500 Rolex watch taken off him by Customs officers at Luton Airport says they made him feel like a shoplifter. Charles Stewardson and his wife Katrina were coming home from...


  • By RachelGorman
  • Posted: Tue, 25 Apr 2017

Ed Sheeran fans start queuing at 8am in bid to get close to their...

Dedicated Ed Sheeran fans have been queuing since 8am for a chance to get close to their hero when he plays the Motorpoint Arena tonight. Armed with hot tea, blankets and books around a hundred people were...


Latest Nottinghamshire Sporting News

  • By Nottingham Post
  • Posted: Tue, 25 Apr 2017

World's top cyclists will race entire stage of Tour of Britain in...

Nottinghamshire will host an entire stage of the UK's premier road cycling race, the OVO Energy Tour of Britain. One hundred and twenty of the world's top cyclists will race a 175-kilometre stage from...


  • By Nottmtails
  • Posted: Tue, 25 Apr 2017

Nottingham Forest must not repeat past mistake when it comes to...

Forest reporter Paul Taylor looks at one historic mistake Nottingham Forest must learn a lesson from now, ahead of what could be a huge summer of change at the City Ground. Right towards the end of Billy...


  • By Sarah Clapson
  • Posted: Tue, 25 Apr 2017

QPR facing 'intense week' in preparation for crunch visit of...

QPR are in for an "intense week" of training as they prepare for the visit of Nottingham Forest and a match which could secure their Championship survival. A dismal run of six successive defeats...


  • By Leigh Curtis
  • Posted: Tue, 25 Apr 2017

Road to rehabilitation will get lonely which is why Notts...

Michael O'Connor has ruptured his anterior cruciate ligament and he is now waiting to go under the knife. Leigh Curtis says the physical side won't be a problem, it will be the mental aspect of the injury...


  • By JamesPallatt
  • Posted: Tue, 25 Apr 2017

This is how Nottingham Forest will be mathematically SAFE in the...

It promises to be another tense afternoon in the Championship relegation battle on Saturday – unless Britt Assombalonga scores a hat-trick in the first 10 minutes for Nottingham Forest at QPR....


  • By Nottingham Post
  • Posted: Tue, 25 Apr 2017

Nottingham Forest's relegation rivals look set to suffer blow in...

Nottingham Forest's relegation rivals Birmingham City look set to be dealt a huge blow in their fight to stay in the Championship. Blues captain Paul Robinson has been charged with violent conduct by the...