28TH OCTOBER 2018 OFFICIAL OPENING OF CLARK LANE PLAY AREA

Following the refurbishment of Clark Lane Play Area there is to be an official opening on Sunday 28th October 2018 at 12noon.

The funding for the refurbishment has been provided by Tuxford Town Council and special thanks to Richard Walker and Retford Rotary Club who match funded Tuxford Town Council’s contribution.

Once again sincere thanks to Richard Walker and Retford Rotary Club and look forward to seeing everyone on Sunday lunchtime.

New seat to commemorate end of WW1

WW1 SEAT Oct 2018

Have you spotted the new seat which has been gifted to the residents of Tuxford by Councillors Graham Nicholls & Tim Silcock?
It is on the corner just in front of Sally Mitchell’s Museum of the Horse (white building). Take a seat and pause to reflect on the end of WW1 and the sacrifices which were made so we could live as we do today!

WWI Infantryman in Town Centre

Have you spotted the Infantryman complete with 100 poppies in the centre of the Village?
Tuxford have Handymen to be proud of as they have made the wooden figure.

John Taylor infantry man in situ Oct 2018

Made by Tuxford Town Council handymen.

A team to be proud of.

WW1 Commemorations

Also in the Church yard there is a silhouette of an infantryman complete with 16 poppies representing the number of people who died from Tuxford during WW1. This was made by Robin Summers & is a fantastic art installation. It will be near the War Memorial until Remembrance Day. RS Infatnry man photo 1 18th Oct 2018

This project was funded by North Notts. BID

Upgrading of Clark Lane Play Area w/c 8th October 2018

TTC is pleased to confirm that work to upgrade Clark Lane Play Area will commence week commencing 8th October 2018.
The play area will be closed for that week but hopefully it will re-open following week.
There will be a few new pieces of equipment including swings, roundabout & rockers.

Business Support Officer available at Bassetlaw District Council

Are you looking at starting up a new business? Then Bassetlaw District Council have a Business Support Officer who will give support to start up and new businesses within the Tuxford area.

Telephone: 01909533533 or customer.services@bassetlaw.gov.uk

Consultation re upgrade to Clark Lane Play Area

Tuxford Town Council are planning an upgrade to the above play area and to that end a questionnaire has been prepared in order to consult with residents.

Please click on the link & either complete the form electronically emailing it back to:

clerk@tuxford-pc.gov.uk

or by running a hard copy off & posting to The Beeches Community Centre, Birch Court, Tuxford. NG22 0NF. There is a post box on the outside of the building for out of office hours.

I look forward to receiving your completed questionnaire.

QUESTIONNAIRE RE PROPOSALS FOR IMPROVEMENTS JULY 2018

CASUAL VACANCIES

Tuxford Town Council has vacancies for Councillors.

Before applying read the guidance by clicking on the link.

If you are interested in becoming a Councillor please email the office stating the reasons why you would like to be a Councillor and the qualities which you feel you would bring to the role.

The existing Councillors will then consider your request and may co-opt you on to Tuxford Town Council. The period of the office is till the next elections which are due to be held May 2019.

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Quote required for 4 replacement CCTV cameras

Any business wishing to quote for installation & provision of the following please send information to Tuxford Town Council, The Beeches Community Centre, Birch Court, Tuxford. NG22 0NF. Please ensure a copy of your insurance is enclosed with the quote.

Details are as follows:
provide a quote for 4 replacement CCTV cameras (4 x vari-focal Analogue HD Turret cameras

Features:
• Analog HD output up to 5mp resolution
• 2.8-12mm motorized vari-focal lens
• True Day/Night
• OSD Menu, DNR, Smart IR
• EXIR technology, up to 40m IR distance
• IP67 weatherproof

Along with installation of the same connected to a relatively new recorder (approx. April 2018)

OFFICE CLOSED

Please note the office is closed until 11th July 2018.

The next Council Committee meetings are 12th July 2018 commencing at7pm

ANNUAL TOWN MEETING 17TH MAY 2018 commences 7pm

Annual Town Meeting on Thursday 17th May 2018 commences at 7pm. at The Beeches Community Centre, Birch Court, Tuxford.
This is not a Council meeting merely hosted by the Town Council.
It is a meeting of the parishioners of the Town.