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Latest news from around the village

Minerals Plan update - Abandoned!
  • Posted: Sat, 20 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.


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....


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 laurahammond
  • Posted: Sun, 28 May 2017

Plastic furniture and portable loos damaged in lorry fire

Firefighters have dealt with a lorry that was ablaze in a Nottinghamshire village. Appliances from Stockhill and Ilkeston stations were called to Cossall Road, in Trowell, on Sunday (May 28) night following...


  • By laurahammond
  • Posted: Sun, 28 May 2017

Pub manager speaks out after 'malicious rumour' about a rat...

The manager of a Nottinghamshire pub has spoken out to squash a 'malicious rumour' that is has been closed due to a rat infestation. Dean Redford, manager of The Star Inn in Middle Street, Beeston, took to...


  • By MattJarram
  • Posted: Sun, 28 May 2017

Romance fraudsters are conning thousands out of Notts singles

Romance fraud is rising in Nottinghamshire with love-struck singles being targeted through online dating apps with one victim being fleeced of £90,000. Nottinghamshire Police has now dedicated resources...


  • By laurahammond
  • Posted: Sun, 28 May 2017

Nottinghamshire Police officer loses battle with pancreatic...

A police officer has lost his battle with pancreatic cancer - almost two years after he was told he had just months to live. Nottinghamshire Police announced on Sunday (May 28) that Sergeant Phil Hogg passed...


  • By Nottingham Post
  • Posted: Sun, 28 May 2017

Easter Monday opening times in Nottingham for Tesco, Asda, Aldi,...

It's not the best start to the day weather-wise, so chances are you'll be heading to the shops this May Day Bank Holiday Monday. Check below for opening times of Nottingham supermarkets, shopping centres and...


  • By laurahammond
  • Posted: Sun, 28 May 2017

Firefighters rescue at least seven people from fires over weekend

A busy Bank Holiday weekend saw Nottinghamshire's firefighters rescue at least seven people from fires. Crews were called to four major building fires over Saturday (May 27) and Sunday (May 28) - including one...


Latest Nottinghamshire Sporting News

  • By MattDavies
  • Posted: Sun, 28 May 2017

Injury worries to key men could improve Jake Ball's Champions...

Nottinghamshire seamer Jake Ball could see his hopes of playing in the Champions Trophy boosted – but not in the way he would want. Injuries to key players Ben Stokes (knee), Moeen Ali (groin) and Chris...


  • By MattDavies
  • Posted: Sun, 28 May 2017

Pajtim Kasami set to leave Olympiacos after proving a flop at...

Pajtim Kasami looks set to leave Olympiacos following his unsuccessful loan spell at Nottingham Forest. The Swiss midfielder played 27 times for the Reds, but was sent back to Greece before the end of the...


  • By JamesPallatt
  • Posted: Sun, 28 May 2017

Injury rules Nottingham Forest's Jamie Ward out of Northern...

Nottingham Forest forward Jamie Ward has been ruled out of Northern Ireland's World Cup qualifier against Azerbaijan with an injury. The 31-year-old has been on international duty ahead of a key qualifier...


  • By MattDavies
  • Posted: Sun, 28 May 2017

Paul Franks thrilled to see Steven Mullaney rewarded with first...

Paul Franks was delighted to see Steven Mullaney bowl at full pace for the first time this season – and take his first career five wicket haul in the process. The all-rounder showed no signs of the...


  • By Sarah Clapson
  • Posted: Sun, 28 May 2017

Former Nottingham Forest defender Chris Gunter staying 'calm'...

Former Nottingham Forest full-back Chris Gunter says Reading will put their "trust" in the style of football which has carried them all the way to the Championship play-off final, when they face...


  • By MattDavies
  • Posted: Sun, 28 May 2017

Nottinghamshire looking unstoppable as Division Two demolition...

Nottinghamshire's Division Two demolition job goes on after Gloucestershire became the latest team to collapse at Trent Bridge. The hosts secured their fourth win in five County Championship games and once...