Order By - Editor's Choice / Added Date
Latest News 
0:01am Thu May 05, 2016
The principal of The Newark Academy has left after more than three years in the post.
4:56pm Wed May 04, 2016
A sheep has been killed by a dog, less than 24 hours after it arrived at a nature reserve north of Newark.
2:53pm Wed May 04, 2016
Firefighters cut a casualty free from a car following a collision in Caunton.
1:25pm Wed May 04, 2016
A funeral service will be held at Christ Church, Newark, a week on Monday for a 56-year-old woman who was well known in the town.
11:39am Wed May 04, 2016
Residents are campaigning to end a parking free-for-all outside their homes caused by what they say are unhelpful restrictions.
11:06am Wed May 04, 2016
A reality television star is set to appear at a Newark nightspot on Saturday.
5:20pm Tue May 03, 2016
A five-a-side tournament will be held to raise money for a boy with kidney cancer.
4:30pm Tue May 03, 2016
A witness has described how men riding on ponies and traps left a trail of destruction behind them as they careered along town centre roads.
1:37pm Tue May 03, 2016
The life and times of Newark in the Civil War were brought to life at the weekend as re-enactors marked the 370th anniversary of the surrender of the town.
11:53am Tue May 03, 2016
Police want to speak to a man after an attempted burglary at a tanning studio in Newark.
11:30am Tue May 03, 2016
The first major fundraising event for a foundation being set up to help youngsters affected by brain injuries takes place at Newark Rugby Club this month.
10:01am Tue May 03, 2016
The son of a missing man has pleaded with him to return home.
Taxing matters
I BECAME fed up of politicians scoring points off each other by publishing their tax returns in the interests of transparency.

Everyone knows that if you want to present a transparent tax return, hire a good accountant and it’s job done.

Never mind their tax matters, there are other issues that all parties should be addressing, such as: the UK steel industry, immigration; the NHS; junior doctors’ strikes; housing shortage; and homelessness.

And, oh yes, have they all forgotten about the EU referendum?
— RAY PEARSON, Burgage Close, Southwell.
Healthy option
Despite the continuing age of austerity in which local authority budgets are under increasing pressure, Newark’s long wait for a new leisure centre fit for the 21st century is finally over.

The state-of-the-art Newark Sports and Fitness Centre, off Bowbridge Road, cost close to £10m and early indications are that it has, overall, been money well-spent.

The benefits of regular exercise are not in doubt — the NHS says it can reduce the risk of serious illnesses such as heart disease, stroke and type 2 diabetes by up to 50% and lower the risk of early death by up to 30%.

It says there is strong scientific evidence that being physically active can help lead to a healthier life.

Disclaimer | Website Designed and Maintained by Advertiser Web Services

The Newark Advertiser Co Ltd website and the contents of its pages are © Advertiser Media Group, Unit 9 & 10 Halifax Court, Fernwood Business Park, Cross Lane, Newark, Notts, NG24 3JP. Reproduction in any form, printing or downloading of part or all of the contents is forbidden without specific written authorisation from the company. No part of contents of the Newark Advertiser Co Ltd website may be reproduced on or transmitted to or stored in any other website or other form of electronic retrieval system.