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Nottingham student uses thousands of straws to create David Bowie inspired outfit

A David Bowie inspired outfit made out of just under 15,000 plastic straws has been designed by a student at Nottingham Trent University.   Saffron Bramley-Astle, who is studying BA (Hons)...

Nottingham student writes a children’s book which challenges gender equality and stereotypes

A children’s book challenging gender equality and stereotypes has been created by a student at Nottingham Trent University.   Tabitha Blore, a BA (Hons) Graphic Design student, has created a book...

Nottingham museum in race to raise £10,000 for Joe Orton exhibition

The National Justice Museum has just two weeks left to raise £10,000 through an Art Happens campaign, hosted by national charity Art Fund. If the Museum reaches its £10,000 target,...
Speed cameras

Nottingham area mobile speed camera locations w/c May 29

Here are the reported locations for speed camera enforcement around the Notts area week commencing May 29th.    Week commencing 29th May 2017 A60 Nottingham Rd, Mansfield New Mill Lane/ Sandlands Way, Mansfield...

Police appeal after altercation between a man and a woman in Nottingham

Nottinghamshire Police is appealing for witnesses and information following an altercation between a man and a woman. The incident happened in the Harwill Crescent, Aspley area of Nottinghamshire on Saturday...

CCTV images of man wanted after bike stolen from West Bridgford McDonald’s

Police would like to speak to this man in connection with a theft of push bike at McDonalds Radcliffe Road, West Bridgford on Wednesday 10th May 2017. If you recognise him or think you can help,...

Civic Centre likely to become apartments as planning is approved

A permitted development application for a change of use to residential for Bridgford House (former Rushcliffe Borough Council Civic Centre) on Pavilion Road has been approved, or more accurately...

Flying Minister to jump out of a plane in aid of Cotgrave Methodist Church

Six intrepid members of Cotgrave Methodist Church, including the Reverend David Haywood, are undertaking a sponsored parachute jump on Saturday 3rd June. They will jump from a height of 14,000...

Events this summer at Skylarks Nature Reserve

This season there are plenty of things to do at Skylarks Nature Reserve in West Bridgford. From pond-dipping for adults and Go Wild to Nature Discovery days - all...

Volunteers from PwC swing into action to support St Ann’s Sycamore Centre – home to Notts Refugee forum

Volunteers from local company, PwC East Midlands, helped to give a local community centre a new lease of life this month by they redecorating the café at Nottingham’s Sycamore Centre in St Ann’s. The...

Two Friary fundraising events in the next two weeks

The Friary Drop-in Centre in West Bridgford is holding two fundraising events in the next two weeks. 

Young people in UK second most dependent in Europe on mobile phones, NTU research suggests

The UK has one of the highest rates of dependence on mobile phones among young people in Europe, a new study suggests. Psychologists at Nottingham Trent University investigated the mobile...

Video: Chelsea Flower Show 2017

If you've never been to The Chelsea Flower Show or missed this year, here's a video of a great day out in blazing sunshine. 

Weather warning for rain in the Nottingham area cancelled

The Met Office has cancelled the weather warning for rain today in the Nottingham area (Mon 29 May). A spokesman said, 'Although further showers are expected at times today, the most...

Nottinghamshire Police announce the death of Sgt. Phil Hogg

It is with sadness that the force announces the death of Sergeant Phil Hogg. Fundraising began in September last year to raise enough money for Phil, who had worked for...

Rugby Road roadworks from May 30 – June 18 affects buses

Temporary traffic signals will be in place on Rugby Road, West Bridgford from Tuesday - the Syon Park Close bus stop will be out of use. NCT changes are: 'From Tuesday...

Heart disease prediction tool more accurate than ever, according to University of Nottingham study

A study from the University of Nottingham has shown heart disease patients who would have previously slipped through the net can now be picked up as "at risk", thanks...
Rain

Weather warning for torrential rain and thunder overnight and Monday

The Met Office has issued a weather warning for torrential rain and thunder across the area from tonight. (Sun 28 May). The warning states: 'Some areas of heavy rain will move...

Vandals attack Rockley Memorial Park in Radcliffe

Between 19.30 hours on Friday 26th May and 7.00 hours on Saturday 27th May 2017 damage was caused at the Rockley Memorial Park in Radcliffe on Trent. The Offender(s) pulled...

All Nottinghamshire Bank Holiday pharmacy opening times

The NHS is reminding people in Nottinghamshire that if they have a minor illness this bank holiday, their local pharmacist can offer quick, confidential advice. In some cases, a trip...

Nottingham Outlaws still waiting for win

Nottingham Outlaws entertained Beverley in a Yorkshire League Premier tie at Highfields on Saturday. Despite matching their powerful opponents for long periods they were always chasing the game and...

Police concerned for safety of missing Nottingham woman

Have you seen 23-year-old Lydia Tweed? Officers are very concerned for her safety after she was last seen at her home address Nottingham area at around 5:45pm today (Saturday 27 May...

Carrington Street closed to traffic until June 7th

To allow for the construction of a new substation for the Broad Marsh Centre, Carrington Street (between Canal Street & Collin Street) is closed to through traffic until June 7th.   Buses...