On Saturday 29th July until Saturday 19th August this year Belarussian children will hopefully be coming to our area. They all live in the area of Belarus that was and still is affected by the fall out of the Chernobyl disaster. They will be coming here for some fresh air and decent food.
The award winning Lowdham Pantomime Group will soon be performing their latest production, 'Treasure Island'. The show based on the classic novel by Robert Louis Stevenson features all the usual characters, Tess and Squire Trelawney, Jim Hawkins and Billy Bones, Blind Pew, Ben Gunn and the evil baddie Long John Silver, boooo!
The Gambia is a very small country in West Africa almost totally surrounded by the much larger Senegal. 25 years ago The Derek Bailey Foundation was set up to develop educational opportunities in a very rural area around the village of Nyofelleh.
A consultation exercise is under way to ask the residents of Newark and Sherwood their views on a review of sites allocated for housing and employment in the district.
Excitement is building for the new LEGO model exhibition coming to The Harley Gallery from 22nd January to 2nd April, following the phenomenal success of last year's Brick City.