Nottinghamshire County Council

County Council congratulates A level students, but urges those disappointed not to despair

Nottinghamshire County Council's committee chairman for children and young people’s services, Councillor Philip Owen has today (Thursday, 17 August) congratulated young people in schools across the county on their...

CCTV: Appeal after man assaulted in Carlton Rd Nottingham

Officers are appealing for information after a man was assaulted outside the March Hare Public House in Carlton Road. At around 9.15pm on 3 July two men were involved in...

World-famous Major Oak branches out to host its own festival!

Join Nottinghamshire County Council and The Sherwood Forest Trust for the only festival in the world that is hosted by a tree! The Major Oak Woodland Festival  is free...

Over 3 million more people in work since 2010

According to the Office for National Statistics, the number of people in work is at the highest level since records began in 1971. Official figures released today show the unemployment...
QMC Nottingham

Nottingham’s Hospitals praised for support for Armed Forces

Nottingham’s hospitals have been recognised for the support they give to those who serve in the Armed Forces.   NUH has been given Gold Award status by the Ministry of Defence’s...

Summer travel tips from West Bridgford’s Just Journey

With many of us are preparing a getaway to foreign shores over the summer, we at Just Journey thought it would be good to share some of our tips...

Nottingham Childline sees rise in counselling sessions with children anxious about exam results

  121 counselling sessions held  at Nottingham’s Childline base for young people from across the UK worried about exam results in 2016/17 – up from 84 National increase in...
Lakeside Arts Nottingham

Top musicians give Nottingham tips on a Proms-style performance

Amateur singers and musicians have their own Proms concert in Nottingham tonight (Wed 16 August)...after training from scratch in just three days. Some of the country’s top concert hall performers...

Ice Stars back for a third series at Nottingham’s National Ice Centre

The popular CBBC series Ice Stars is back for a third series on Friday 25 August 2017. Packed with excitement, drama and a whole load of emotion, the series...

Police discover drugs worth millions of pounds in Nottinghamshire village

Nottinghamshire Police reported yesterday that officers and staff had discovered what is believed to be a large quantity of drugs at an industrial estate near Bilsthorpe, Nottinghamshire. Investigators believe the...

Derailed Freight Train: Liverpool – Nottingham – Norwich rail disruption until August 21

On Monday 14th August a freight train derailed, between Ely North Junction and Ely West Junction.  This is between Peterborough and Ely and continues to disrupt trains on the...

Nottingham man who infected other men with HIV jailed for seven years

A Nottingham man who infected two other men with HIV, has been sentenced to 7 years in prison. Antonio Reyes-Minana, of Long Row in Nottingham, appeared at Nottingham Crown Court...

East Midlands Airport passengers urged to check car park bookings after name changes

Following recent improvement works across car parks, East Midlands Airport is urging passengers to make sure they understand new car park names.  If you made your car park booking...

Concern for safety of missing Nottingham teenage sisters

Have you seen missing teenage sisters? Officers are concerned for the safety of two young girls, Precious and Tiayna Harris, after they were reported missing from the Sherwood area at...

Five top tips to keep children with asthma safe this summer

If you have a child with asthma you’re probably well practised in managing the condition and knowing what to do if your child needs help. The school summer break is...

Chief Constable to answer applicants’ questions in recruitment webchat

Anyone wanting to know more about becoming a police officer will have the chance to put their questions to Nottinghamshire’s highest-ranking police officer in a live webchat today at...

Baby Ella meets EMAS ambulance lifesavers on her first birthday

A paramedic and emergency call handler who saved a baby’s life when she was born with the umbilical cord around her neck have been reunited with the family to...

Grateful father thanks Nottingham Children’s Hospital for saving son’s life

The grateful family of a baby, who doctors feared may not survive, have written to thank Nottingham Children’s Hospital for saving his life as he reaches his first birthday.   Alex...

East Midlands property price increase second highest in the UK

The UK House Price Index (HPI) June figures released today (August 15) show the East Midlands has the second highest average property price increase in the UK. The average...

Seven bedroom Rushcliffe home with its own Rapunzel Tower comes to market

A house with its own Rapunzel Tower for the kids has hit the market in Rushcliffe! The details; A unique character family property offering seven bedrooms over three floors, with many...

V Festival: Highways England is doing its V best for festival-goers

Highways England is assuring road users that it’s doing its best to make journeys as smooth as possible as tens of thousands of music fans head to V Festival...

Man, 53 charged with indecent exposure in Nottingham

Police have charged a 53-year-old man after an investigation into a report of indecent exposure in Nottingham. It happened in a car park on Station Road in Bulwell at about...

Derailed freight train causing delays on Nottingham – Norwich routes

There is a derailed train between Ely North Junction and Ely West Junction.  This is between Peterborough and Ely. This is disrupting East Midlands trains on the Liverpool Lime...