Christmas campaign demonstrates to people the dangers of drink driving

The dangers and consequences of drink driving were plain to see for revellers in Nottingham and Newark during the launch of Nottinghamshire Police's Christmas drink drive campaign. Revellers getting into...

Man sought after car damaged in Gedling

Do you recognise this man? Police want to speak to him after a car was damaged in Gedling at around 11.35am on Sunday 10 December 2017. The incident happened in Main...

East Midlands Airport reports almost 30% cargo growth

The UK’s two most important airports for freighter aircraft, East Midlands and London Stansted, have seen record volumes of cargo in November. The increased volumes were driven by the nation...

Man jailed for one year for Gedling car break-ins

A 51-year-old man been sentenced to 52 weeks in prison after four cars were broken into in the Gedling area. Between Saturday 2 and Sunday 3 December 2017, two cars...
The pigs at Edwalton Primary School farm

New pig pen for Edwalton Primary School farm

Children at a school farm in Edwalton have welcomed new pigs to sty-lish surroundings thanks to Rushcliffe Borough Council’s Community Support Scheme and Arch Communications.  Pupils, staff and governors at...

Help Out Nottingham launched to support the homeless

An initiative titled Help Out Nottingham has been launched in a bid to enable members of the public to provide the most effective help to people who are begging...

New faces and anniversary celebrations for West Bridgford business

Wealth Planning Limited, a financial planning business based in West Bridgford, Nottingham and Derby, have recently added five new employees to the team, and are recruiting for three more,...

Nottinghamshire Police ‘Good’ at treating people it serves with respect – but needs to treat its workforce better

Today's HMICFRS ( Her Majesty's Inspectorate of Constabulary and Fire & Rescue Services ) report states that Nottinghamshire Police treats the people it serves with fairness and respect, but...
Rochester show homes at Woodhouse Park in Nottingham

East Midlands tops house price index for price increases the last twelve months

Data released today by the Land Registry shows that the East Midlands had the highest average house price increase for the year to October 2017. England The data for England...

Weather: Yellow warning for ice across the East Midlands

The Met Office has issued a yellow alert for icy conditions across the region.      The Met Office said: 'Ice is expected to form on some surfaces from late Tuesday afternoon and...

Nottingham to host Olympic triathlon qualification event in 2018

Nottingham will welcome prospective Tokyo Olympians to the city next summer for the inaugural Accenture World Triathlon Mixed Relay Nottingham as the ITU announce their global Mixed Relay Series. The...

Nottingham author launches new book from a tram

Acclaimed Nottingham author Clare Harvey will launch her latest novel from the very tram named after the book’s heroine. Clare’s new book The Night Raid tells the story of...

Trains: Nottingham – Norwich route disruption after vehicle hits a bridge

A road vehicle has struck a bridge. This is between Ely and Norwich and is disrupting trains on the Liverpool/Nottingham/Norwich route. East Midlands Trains said: 'It is a road over rail...

Three thefts from vehicles in Ruddington

There were three car crimes reported in Ruddington over the weekend.  There were thefts from two vehicles parked at a property on Kirk Lane. This happened between midnight Friday the...
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Three Ruddington burglaries over the weekend

Three burglaries were reported to police between Friday 8th and Saturday 9th December. There was a burglary at a property on Loughborough road in Ruddington. This happened between 22:30 hours...

King’s Mill Reservoir project takes shape

Work is taking shape between Ashfield District Council, Nottinghamshire County Council and partners on the development of a project centred around King’s Mill Reservoir to preserve and promote for...
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Nottingham man jailed for murdering a man in Carlton in his own home

A 31-year-old man has today been jailed for life after admitting murdering a father-of-two in a sustained and unprovoked attack in his own home. Nottingham Crown Court heard Steven Woolley...

What do teachers say they want for Christmas?

Christmas-themed pasta, half of a Curly Wurly, a 6ft inflatable giraffe and a behaviour charter from a class, are just some of the more unusual gifts teachers claim to...

A60 London Road: Lane closed burst water main

There are delays on A60 London Road heading toward Nottingham from West Bridgford.  AA reports: 'Lane closed due to burst water main on A60 London Road Both ways at A6011 Cattle...

Two lanes re-open on M1 after multi-vehicle accident

Two lanes of M1 Southbound at J21 - J20 have now re-opened with delays.  Highways Agency reports at 1500: 'Lanes 1 and 2 (of 3) closed M1 northbound between J20 Lutterworth...
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Hollygirt School’s ‘Do They Know it’s Christmas’ in aid of food...

Year 11 pupils at Nottingham's Hollygirt School have recorded a version of ‘Do They Know It’s Christmas Time’ to raise money for Save the...
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