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Specsavers sponsors West Bridgford Rugby Football Club

A West Bridgford opticians has signed a high profile sponsorship deal with West Bridgford Rugby Football Club, who have enjoyed a successful start to...
The transformation project aims to establish Nottingham Castle as a world-class visitor destination, celebrating its unique and nationally-significant 1,000 year history with tales of power, protest and rebellion across the centuries. It forms a critical part of Nottingham City Council’s plans to develop the city centre. The proposals for the transformation of Nottingham Castle respond to the public feedback that has been loudest and most passionate – the desire for a memorable Robin Hood experience.

This weekend’s Robin Hood Pageant rescheduled as stormy weather expected

he Robin Hood Pageant, due to take place at Nottingham Castle this weekend, has had to be rescheduled due to the high winds forecast...

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...
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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...

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...

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...

Government transport fund includes contactless and smartphone payment systems for Nottingham’s trams and buses

A £345.3 million funding package to improve local roads and public transport across the country has been announced today (19 October 2017) by Transport...

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,...

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,...

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...

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...

Edwalton man arrested by armed officers after knife incident in Derby

A man has been arrested on suspicion of possessing a knife in Derby after police received several calls from the public. The first call came...

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...
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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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...
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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...
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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...

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...
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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...
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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...

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...
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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...

Family of a 31-year-old woman pay tribute to her after she was killed whilst...

Amy Young was killed on 4 August 2016 when a 23-year-old man crashed into her after trying to overtake a lorry on a blind...

Death Café at Waterstones Nottingham

You may have read about the Death Cafe which took place last month in the Malt Cross. The date is Monday, 6th November 11am-1pm It was...

Temporary traffic signals Rugby Road West Bridgford

There will be delays on Rugby Road in West Bridgford on Thursday October 19th. 
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Nottingham Halloween: UK’s largest ghost train and a spooky makeover for Old Market Square

The UK's biggest ghost train will be in Nottingham city centre this Halloween, as Old Market Scare gets its first ever Halloween themed makeover.  In...

Police ask for help to find missing man with Nottingham links

Police need your help to find 32-year-old Paul Sargant, who has now been missing for over 24 hours. Paul was last seen in the...

85-year-old woman subjected to horrific robbery in Rushcliffe village

An 85-year-old woman was forced to walk around her own home while a man searched for money room by room. Please share.  At around 8.30pm...

Man charged with 19 historical child sex offences at a Nottingham children’s home

A man has been charged with 19 non-recent child sex offences, alleged to have taken place more than 30 years ago. Michael Robinson, 63, of...

Concern grows for missing Nottingham 19-year-old

Have you seen Jade? Officers are growing increasingly concerned for the safety of 19-year-old Jade Walsh after she was reported missing from the Nottingham area...

Four Nottingham men charged in connection with multiple burglaries

Four men have been charged in connection with burglaries in the Wollaton, Carlton and Chilwell areas of Nottingham. Ian Wheelhouse, 46 and Dean Lappin, 39,...

Cotgrave: Fifteen new employment units officially opened

Today (Oct 17) Rushcliffe Borough Council and partners marked the official opening of fifteen new employment units in Cotgrave. This development is part of the...

Police reinforce importance of cycling helmets after boy, 7, falls into road in Cotgrave

Rushcliffe South Neighbourhood policing team encourage the use of cycling helmets after boy, 7, falls into road.  A spokesperson said: 'On Monday 9th October officers from...
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Pictures: Emergency services training on ‘multiple casualty’ simulated crash scene

Nottinghamshire Police, Nottinghamshire Fire and Rescue and the East Midlands Ambulance Service took part in an in-depth multi-agency training exercise at RAF Newton today...

Boundary change proposals: Clifton joins West Bridgford – and Gedling is lost

The most up-to-date version of the changes proposed to Parliamentary constituencies by the Boundary Commissions for England has been released. See maps.  The new 'North...

UK House Price Index released: The East Midlands has the second highest growth figure

The largest annual growth was in the North West at 6.5%. This was followed by the South West, East of England and the East...

The West Bridgford School the best performing in the East Midlands

The West Bridgford School is the best performing non-selective, non-funded The 2017 provisional school performance tables have now been published and once again the West...

West Bridgford parking: Resident wins penalty appeal against 6pm expiry ticket

A West Bridgford resident purchased a parking ticket for 2 hours at 16:58 - only to be fined at 18:23. The ticket expired at...

A win for Nottingham Rowing Club

The club entered two women’s double sculls in the Pairs Head on Saturday taking place on the Tideway in London. Annie Campbell-Orde and Kate Parsons...

Woman taken to hospital after car leaves carriageway near Nottingham Knight island

Delays are continuing near West Bridgford due to a car accident at 7.20am today (October 17). The road is part blocked because of a car...

Pictures: Why is the sun so red over Nottingham today?

The Met Office is investigating this weather phenomenon - and has said that it could be because of large amounts of dust from the...

Council set to go ahead with £8.4m high rise blocks safety programme

Nottingham City Council is set to press ahead with an £8.4 million programme of sprinkler installations and other safety measures in 13 high rise...

Revealed: New ten year vision for culture in Nottingham

A new vision for the role of culture and creativity in the life of Nottingham as a city is outlined in a document produced...

World Spine Day: Back pain putting people in East Midlands off exercise

Dr Bryon Sanders of Nottingham Chiropractor is urging more people to be aware of the benefits of exercise for improving their back health this...

Man wanted in connection with bottle attack in Nottingham city centre

Do you know this man? Nottinghamshire Police would like to speak to him in connection with an assault in the city centre. At around 8pm on...