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Show your love for Mansfield Market

17 April 2014

Mansfield District Council has organised two weeks of activities to support Mansfield's market as part of the Love Your Local Market campaign from 14 to 28 May.

The inspectors called!

14 April 2014

Mansfield locations including the CCTV control room, White Lion Yard, the new £9m bus station/transport hub and Titchfield Park where a bowling match was in progress were among those visited this weekend by Purple Flag assessors.

NOTICE OF ELECTION - European Parliamentary Election

14 April 2014

Election of European Members of Parliament for the East Midlands Region

New SOLAR scheme helps singles

11 April 2014

Mansfield District Council has introduced an innovative, new housing scheme called SOLAR (Sharing or Letting a Room), which helps single people to find rooms in properties in the private rented sector.

Sign up for the brown bin service and let us remove your garden waste

10 April 2014

Spring is in the air and gardens will soon be in full bloom, so why not save the time and hassle of having to take your garden waste to the recycling centre by joining Mansfield District Council's garden waste collection service?

New table tennis and tennis sessions

09 April 2014

Why not bat away those winter cobwebs by trying the new table tennis and tennis sessions starting in Mansfield in April and May?

Still time to have your say on proposals for Mansfield market

08 April 2014

Mansfield District Council is urging more people to take part in the market consultation before it closes on Friday 18 April 2014.

Community orchard bears fruit at The Carrs

08 April 2014

A community orchard containing 50 fruit trees has been planted at The Carrs Local Nature Reserve, as part of a Council initiative to plant more trees across the District and create living food banks for residents to enjoy.

Civic Centre cashiers' office to close

08 April 2014

The cashiers' office at Mansfield's Civic Centre is set to close as Mansfield District Council continues to identify ongoing savings as part of work to deliver a balanced budget.

Undercover operation highlights honesty

07 April 2014

An undercover operation in which a handbag containing a purse with money was abandoned in pubs in Mansfield has underlined the safety of the town and the honesty of those enjoying a night out there.

Chance to help raise the Purple Flag

07 April 2014

Bar and door staff at pubs and clubs in Mansfield as well as those working at other night time venues have agreed to wear promotional items showing their support for the town's Purple Flag campaign.

Consultation on closure of access gate

01 April 2014

Residents are being asked to give their views on the proposed closure of an access gate at Haddon Road Open Space, Mansfield.

Final structure demolished on former General Hospital site

31 March 2014

The final structure on the former Mansfield General Hospital site came down today as a six-month project to demolish the building and remediate the 1.3 hectare site nears the end.

Local Green Space - we want your nominations

28 March 2014

Mansfield District Council is asking residents to nominate areas of Local Green Space within the District that are of particular importance to their community.

Final countdown for General Hospital

28 March 2014

The final section of the former Mansfield General Hospital is about to come down, following a six month project to demolish the building and remediate the 1.3 hectare site.

Show your support for Earth Hour

25 March 2014

Mansfield District Council is encouraging residents and businesses across the District to join millions around the world in switching off their non-essential lights and appliances for Earth Hour.

Final preparations underway for International Clean Up Mansfield Day

25 March 2014

Community groups across three continents are making final preparations ahead of International Clean Up Mansfield Day on Wednesday 2 April.

Welcoming the Mercian Regiment to Mansfield

25 March 2014

Soldiers will be exercising their freedom of Mansfield by marching in Mansfield town centre on Thursday 3 April.

Fun for all the family this Easter in Mansfield

25 March 2014

Information about the range of leisure, cultural and fun activities in Mansfield District to keep kids entertained during the Easter school holidays is available online now.

Brown bins

25 March 2014

Due to unforeseen delays with the supplier, the time taken to deliver brown garden waste bins to new customers will temporarily increase from ten days to 15 days.

Have your say on the future of Mansfield market

21 March 2014

Mansfield District Council is seeking feedback on proposals for the future layout and number of days that Mansfield market operates.

A Beauty of a Show!

21 March 2014

The Mansfield Palace Theatre is thrilled to announce this year's Palace Panto as Sleeping Beauty. Customers are already purchasing tickets for the Christmas treat with over 6,000 tickets already allocated.

New homes set to transform Pleasley Hill

21 March 2014

Work to create a gateway development which will include 151 much-needed family homes and transform derelict land at Pleasley Hill in Mansfield is set to get underway.

The Big Tea Party

20 March 2014

Residents from across Mansfield tucked into a big tea at the Willingham Court Retirement Complex on the Oak Tree Lane estate to celebrate national Nutrition and Hydration week.

Free advice sessions on reducing your energy bills

20 March 2014

Householders can find out how to save money on energy bills at two free events in Mansfield in March.

New contact number for grass cutting enquiries

19 March 2014

Residents in the Mansfield District now have a new number to call if they have any enquiries about grass cutting during the summer.

Mansfield Volunteer Awards

18 March 2014

Do you know someone who goes the extra mile to help others within the local community?

Join The Big Tree Plant

07 March 2014

Residents are invited to help plant trees at Maun Valley Park, Mansfield Woodhouse, as part of The Big Tree Plant.

Sign up now for our 2014/15 Garden Waste Collection Service

05 February 2014

Mansfield District Council is reminding residents that it's time to sign up for our Garden Waste Collection Service.

Coming to a screen near you - live demolition of the General Hospital

12 December 2013

You can now follow the demolition of the General Hospital site, thanks to a time-lapse camera system, which has been set up to track the dismantling of the building from start to finish.

Queen's Place a welcome boost for local construction industry

14 October 2013

Work on Mansfield's prestigious new town centre gateway building, Queen's Place, has generated nearly half a million pounds for the local construction industry, new figures show.

Dog owners warned to stay alert over mystery dog illness

12 August 2013

Leading veterinary charity, the Animal Health Trust, is warning dog owners to stay vigilant for the signs of seasonal canine illness (SCI), a mystery illness which in recent years has caused a number of dogs walked in woodlands to suddenly become ill.

Public reminded of the dangers of entering General Hospital Site

26 July 2013

Mansfield District Council is warning members of the public of the dangers of entering the former General Hospital after Nottinghamshire Fire and Rescue were called to the site following a trespassing incident.

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