• Overhead cropped
  • Pond in hockerton
  • Sunset over Hockerton

Welcome to the Hockerton Community Website


Latest news from around the village

Hockerton Bins get tough on drivers
  • Posted: Fri, 15 Sep 2017
    Comments: 0

Hockerton Bins get tough on drivers

30mph speed awareness stickers for our bins coming soon


Gateways to Hockerton - will your design be the winner?
  • Posted: Fri, 15 Sep 2017
    Comments: 0

Gateways to Hockerton - will your design be the winner?

Time to get creative and design Hockerton's signs


More Housing Project tour dates have been released....
  • Posted: Wed, 13 Sep 2017
    Comments: 0

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/


Local Planning Application - updated plans and responses
  • Posted: Wed, 19 Jul 2017
    Comments: 0

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...


Andy Hall's meeting with the Highways Agency - Part 4 - Verges & Bus Shelter
  • Posted: Wed, 31 May 2017
    Comments: 0

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
    Comments: 0

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
    Comments: 0

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
    Comments: 0

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...


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
  • Posted: Wed, 20 Sep 2017

Technical issue as plane makes 'chaotic approach' in to East Midlands Airport according to reports

The Icelandic flight declared a technical issue as it approached the airport but landed...


  • By
  • Posted: Wed, 20 Sep 2017

Court orders pizza delivery man to pay fine for driving without due care and attention

"He is accepting he was not having his eye on the road....


  • By
  • Posted: Wed, 20 Sep 2017

14-year-old girl detained after ambulance called to 'girl in distress' in Wilford

The incident happened near to a tram stop in...


  • By
  • Posted: Wed, 20 Sep 2017

Former Lord Mayor is 'glad to be alive' after she claims her car was deliberately set alight

She says it's the latest in a string of...


  • By
  • Posted: Wed, 20 Sep 2017

Heroin addict jailed after he raided a dog care centre in Nottingham

Thomas Smith has more than 50 convictions for more than 160...


  • By
  • Posted: Wed, 20 Sep 2017

'Every village needs a David Cartledge' - Community champion nominated for Rushcliffe Award

Now 73, he has been involved in the cricket club since he was 11, and a parish councillor for 41...


Latest Nottinghamshire Sporting News

  • By
  • Posted: Wed, 20 Sep 2017

'A sobering night for Nottingham Forest at Chelsea' - Paul Taylor reflects on Reds' hammering at the Bridge

Forest's League Cup run was ended in style against Premier League champions...


  • By
  • Posted: Wed, 20 Sep 2017

Mark Warburton admits Nottingham Forest were dealt a "huge lesson" by Chelsea

Forest were thrashed 5-1 in the Carabao Cup at Stamford...


  • By
  • Posted: Wed, 20 Sep 2017

'The toughest return to work interview' - Nottingham Forest player ratings in 5-1 defeat at Chelsea

Antonio Conte's men were rampant against Championship...


  • By
  • Posted: Wed, 20 Sep 2017

Nottingham Forest thrashed 5-1 by Chelsea as gulf in class shows in Carabao Cup tie

The gap between the Championship and Premier League was there for all to...


  • By
  • Posted: Wed, 20 Sep 2017

Michael Mancienne returns with EIGHT changes for Nottingham Forest at Chelsea

Reds and Blues both make a host of changes at the...


  • By
  • Posted: Wed, 20 Sep 2017

Alan Hardy feels Kevin Nolan set to be a Premier League manager after signing new three-year deal at Notts County

Nolan has signed a new three contract at Meadow Lane after turning the club...