In Sherwood


Speeding in Calverton

Recently, I have been contacted with concerns about speeding in Calverton. Today I wrote to the local Inspector, Chris Pearson - asking him to look into the issue.

It is vital that we keep our roads safe, both for other road users, but also for pedestrians and children.

MP raises concerns about Papplewick Green Application

Following concerns that have been raised by a number of his constituents, Mark Spencer, Member of Parliament for Sherwood has issued the following statement.

“Over the last week, I have received a number of emails about the planning application for the land off of Papplewick Green.

Visit to Goosedale Lodges

Today I visited Goosedale Lodges, an amazing new venue near Bestwood.

It is a great place to unwind and relax on a night away. It was really interesting to see what they have set up. 

Hopefully these new Lodges will be bustling with visitors to Nottinghamshire soon enough. 

National Fish and Chip Day 2021

Today is National Fish and Chips Day.

This is the 6th annual event, and it is always fantastic to see Sherwood supporting our local Fish and Chip shops. 

105,290 Coronavirus Vaccine Doses have been delivered in Sherwood!

Fantastic news, as of today- 105,290 Coronavirus Vaccine Doses have been delivered in Sherwood!

Thank you to all of our fantastic NHS staff and volunteers who have helped us reach this milestone!

In the UK as a whole, 62,658,639 doses have been delivered.

COVID Restriction Changes from 29th March

Today, the National COVID Restrictions have changed across England. 

From today: 

Outdoor Sport and Leisure facilities can resume 
Travel should still be minimised
Rule of 6 or two households can meet outdoors
Household mixing should not happen indoors 

51,841 People in Sherwood Have Received 1st COVID Vaccine

As of Today, 51,841 People in Sherwood have received their first dose of the Coronavirus Vaccine.

This is a massive increase of 6,606 from last week- Thank you to everyone across Nottinghamshire who is working to get as many people protected as possible.