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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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All lanes now clear on M1 South after one lane closed

Traffic was expected to last until...


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NET close to completing tram repairs

Once these new arrangements are in place, NCT will no longer be accepting tram tickets on their...


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Firefighters called to 'dangerous' tree in Bulwell

Firefighters are at the scene of the at the Babbington Drive junction of Bagnall Road with a platform to remove the dangerous...


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  • Posted: Fri, 21 Jul 2017

Knife-wielding robber jailed after being confronted by brave shop worker

Desmond Myers, of Hucknall Road, Sherwood, has been jailed for seven...


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Weeks of roadworks on Abbey Bridge roundabout

It is hoped the improvements will improve traffic...


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  • Posted: Fri, 21 Jul 2017

Conditional discharge for woman who defied court order to keep her dogs muzzled in public

A one-year conditional discharge was imposed on Kathryn Vickers, 66, of Hawthorne Rise, Awsworth. She admitted failing to comply with an order made under the 1871 Dogs...


Latest Nottinghamshire Sporting News

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  • Posted: Sat, 22 Jul 2017

Mansfield Town vs Nottingham Forest selector: Pick your Reds side to face Steve Evans' Stags

Forest face their second League Two opponent in the space of a few...


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  • Posted: Fri, 21 Jul 2017

Riki Wessels admits it has been a tough time for Nottinghamshire after hitting T20 century

Riki Wessels was relieved to become the first Notts Outlaws batsman to hit a NatWest T20 Blast hundred at the end of a tough spell for the...


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Riki Wessels hits first NatWest T20 Blast century for Nottinghamshire in win over Derbyshire

The opener now holds three of the four top scores for Notts in the shortest form of the...


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  • Posted: Fri, 21 Jul 2017

Daryl Murphy aiming for another promotion after joining Nottingham Forest

Having joined Mark Warburton's side in a £2m move from Newcastle, Irish international striker Daryl Murphy hopes to secure a second consecutive...


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Michael Lumb struggling to come to terms with enforced retirement as his kit remains in dressing room

The former Nottinghamshire batsman admits he has no idea what he will do next after being told his career is...


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Nottingham Forest complete signing of experienced front man Daryl Murphy from Newcastle United

Reds beat off competition from other clubs as 34-year-old moves to City Ground in a £2m...