Nottinghamshire child grooming offences rise by 240%

Grooming offences against children have risen an alarming 64 per cent across England and Wales in just one year, new statistics show. Home Office figures issued by the Office for...
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Nottingham Playhouse hosts first UK tour of Cockfight

Straight from their critically acclaimed performances in Australia, The Farm, in association with Performing Lines & NORPA (Australia) and Dance Touring Partnership, presents the first UK tour of Cockfight,...

Keyworth: Police investigate reports of cannabis use in Church Drive area

Nottinghamshire Police are investigating reports of cannabis use in Keyworth.  A spokesperson said: 'Police have been made aware of issues around cannabis use in the area around Church Drive in Keyworth...

Notts mother and son win prizes in national language competition

William Harwood, 10, from Mansfield came second in the uTalk Junior Language Challenge 2017 after beating off competition from more than 2,000 entrants. And William’s mum, Claire, also scooped a...

12-year-old boy reported missing

Have you seen missing 12-year-old Mckenzie Lennox? Mckenzie was last seen in Hucknall at around 9.15pm yesterday (Wednesday 18 October). He is described as white, 5ft-tall, slim, with mousey dark blond...

Police seek black Audi after three offences in Notts

Nottinghamshire Police are investigating three incidents in Nottinghamshire where it's believed the same vehicle was involved. A dark coloured Audi car was seen leaving Rectory Road, Retford after the windows of...

Weather warning: Winds of 50 mph could bring power and transport problems

The Met Office has issued a yellow warning for windy conditions across the region this Saturday. Between 04:00 Sat 21st and 23:59 The Met Office said: 'A spell of strong southwesterly winds...

Nottingham Rugby: Strong side named for cup clash In Cork

Nottingham Rugby Head Coach Ian Costello has named a vastly changed starting line-up, for Friday night’s British & Irish Cup visit to Irish Independent Park, Cork, to take on...

Yellow warning issued for fog during rush hour

The Met Office has issued a yellow warning for fog this morning (Oct 19). A spokesperson said: 'Widespread fog will be dense in places this morning,with visibilities locally of less than...
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Video: Nottingham Diwali 2017

Nottingham's Old Market Square was filled with Diwali Festival of Light celebrations tonight (Oct 13). The festivities, attractions and food market continue on Saturday 14 October.   During the weekend,...

Cotgrave: Alert after bogus workman steals from elderly resident’s home

On Tuesday 17th October 2017 between 17:30pm and 18:00pm an elderly resident was persuaded to let a bogus workman into his property so he could carry out a check...

Man admits two offences of modern slavery

A 42-year-old man has today admitted two modern slavery offences. Edward Zielinski, of Birkin Avenue, Hyson Green, exploited two vulnerable Polish nationals, using violence to control their ID documents and...

MasterChef inspires Nottingham engineer to create self-healing roads with cooking oil

Dr Alvaro Garcia, a lecturer with the Faculty of Engineering at the University of Nottingham, has hit on a recipe for success by drawing inspiration from the Spanish version...

Pedestrian hit by bus in Nottingham city centre

The incident took place on Beastmarket Hill near Greggs at 3.30pm today. (Oct 18) Two police cars and an ambulance are in attendance to support the victim. Nottingham City Transport tweeted:...

Council calls for more trains for Bingham and Radcliffe

Rushcliffe Borough Council is calling for future improvements to be made to East Midlands Trains to benefit local communities. Improvements are, once again, seeking central Government commitment to increasing the...

Derelict Nottingham site to become 35 apartments

Plans to transform a derelict site in Nottingham into 35 luxury studio apartments with three commercial units has been given the go ahead, subject to section 106 agreement and...
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Storm Brian ‘weatherbomb’ worse than Ophelia says Met Office

An intense low pressure system is forecast to affect southern Britain on Saturday, moving North later.  A Yellow wind warning has already been issued for strong southwesterly winds on Saturday...
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Nottingham’s first ever self-serve wine bar announces opening date

More details have been revealed about Nottingham’s first ever self-serve wine bar, which is set to open its doors later this month. Another? Wine Bar is based in Trinity Square...

Land deal brings new £5m school for Nottinghamshire closer

Councillor Philip Owen, Chairman of the Children & Young People’s Committee at Nottinghamshire County Council, welcomes progress on providing a new £5m primary and nursery school in Bestwood, after...
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Airport group calls for more investment in East Midlands Airport road and rail infrastructure

The leading airport group has laid out its view in response to Government proposals for the new strategy. MAG, which operates the UK’s two largest airports with spare runway...
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30 extra respiratory beds at Nottingham City Hospital

Extra hospital and community beds, changes to the way patients are assessed for their post-hospital care needs and closer working between agencies, mean health and social care partners in...

House burglary: Dunster Road West Bridgford

A house in Dunster Road West Bridgford was burgled say police.    Nottinghamshire Police said: 'On 17/10/2017 between 1800-2000 hrs - there was a burglary in the Dunster Road area of West...
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Meet Bruce Dickinson in Nottingham

Meet Iron Maiden’s Bruce Dickinson in Nottingham as he signs copies of his long-awaited autobiography, What Does This Button Do? Saturday 28th October 16:00 at Waterstones Bridlesmith Gate Nottingham Bruce Dickinson is...