FCC Environmental Permit application for the treatment of Hazardous Sludge – DEADLINE EXTENSION

DEADLINE EXTENSION 23RD SEPTEMBER - PLEASE HAVE YOUR SAY! FCC who operate Daneshill Landfill site having had their planning application put into abeyance after the secretary of state overruled it have now applied to the EA for a permit to…

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Mens Walk and Talk – Saturday June 12th

A walk and talk group has been launched to help get men talking about their mental health. MenWalkTalk is a national charity and was set up in Sussex by Matt Pollard last year. Bassetlaw Action Centre is now facilitating these…

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Covid Update – Tier 3 in effect from Friday 30th October

A message from County Councillor Tracey Taylor: You will have seen today’s news announcements that the expected move to Tier 3 COVID restrictions later this week will now be for the whole of Nottinghamshire, so does now include Bassetlaw. The…

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Nottinghamshire councils urge people to follow stricter guidelines on Covid-19

Nottinghamshire councils urge people to follow stricter guidelines on Covid-19 County, district and borough councils are working together and have added their support to the City Council to urge people to follow stricter guidelines to help stop the spread of…

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Covid Mobile Testing Unit – Retford

A message from County Councillor Tracey Taylor: I have received notice that the mobile testing unit is scheduled to visit Churchgate carpark, Retford (DN22 6PA) for 3 days from this weekend: Sunday 27th, Monday 28th, Tuesday 29th September. For residents…

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Maize Harvest

Maize Harvest has Started at Sutton Grange It's that time of the year again, when F W Walter farm will be carting Maize across the cross roads in Lound. Fred has told the drivers to slow down and stop at…

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The Lound Defibrillator Group

The Lound Defibrillator Group would like to say a big thank you to Ivor and Joanne at the Bluebell. Also, thanks to Jeanne and Tim Pepper for a great quiz and very enjoyable evening at the Bluebell last Wednesday 2nd…

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Wheels to Work

Do you need help with transport to start work or learning? 'Wheels for Work' is a transport solution scheme aimed at helping you get over the initial problem getting to work, training or education. Funding is available until the end of…

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Maize Harvest

Maize Harvest Starts Today It's that time of the year again, when F W Walter farm will be carting Maize and Beet across the cross roads in Lound. Fred has told the drivers to slow down and stop at the…

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Warning To Lady Car Drivers

It has been reported in the Beckingham to Misterton area that two males have been flagging down single, female motorists. They were parked in a layby next to a blue car with its hazard warning lights on. One lady who…

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Loose Dogs

Nottinghamshire Police have asked that the village be aware of the following statement from them. Following further reports of dogs running loose in Lound Officers visited the premises where the dogs were living and issued the owner with a Community…

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Retford Post 16 Centre – Big Ideas Big Ambitions

  You might be interested in attending and supporting this careers event taking place at Retford Post 16 Centre on Wednesday 8th March. If you know of local businesses, education providers or third sector organisations that would like to attend…

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Scam Alert – Amazon

Action Fraud has received several reports from victims who have been sent convincing looking emails claiming to be from Amazon. The spoofed emails from “service@amazon.co.uk” claim recipients have made an order online and mimic an automatic customer email notification. The…

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Message from Sgt Crofts

Emergency Numbers  Sgt Crofts has been asked a question in relation to the reporting of issues direct to local officers, and whether that is an acceptable thing to do. The attached information should be useful if in doubt

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Lorry Concern in Lound

Lorries who are following incorrect SATNAV's into the village are causing concern to some villagers. 'Lorry Watch' is a scheme operated using local people to detect the misuse of weight restricted routes being used by HGV's in Nottinghamshire. If you see…

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Village Street Party Success

Friends, parents and children all joined in the fun at yesterday's Village Street Party in celebration of the Queen's 90th Birthday.  Unfortunately, rain disrupted the start with many moving into the Village Hall to inspect the displays and sample the excellent food…

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Fibre Optic Broadband has Arrived…

After many months waiting, BT has connected Superfast Fibre Optic Broadband to Lound. For more detailed information on how to update and get Superfast Fibre Optic Broadband to your home together with the costs involved, you need to visit BT or your Internet Service…

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