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Wednesday, May 22, 2019

Two Nottingham primary schools improve Ofsted standard to ‘Good’

Two Nottingham primary schools are celebrating after improving standards so that Ofsted now judges them ‘Good’ again.Both Cantrell Primary in Bulwell and Seely Primary in Sherwood were previously rated...

Harrow Road to close for five days – resurfacing work

Harrow Road will close between its junctions with Boundary Road and Eton Road.The work will be carried out by Via East Midlands.Diversion - Via Boundary Rd, Musters Rd, and Eton...

Check your area: Map of all Nottinghamshire recorded crime in March 2019: Type, location and outcome

9,741 crimes were recorded in the Nottinghamshire Police area in March 2019, the most recent available data. See map, zoom to street level and view type of offence, approximate...

RNLI West Bridgford Spring Fair raises £1300

On Sat 11th May the West Bridgford Branch of the RNLI (Royal National Lifeboat Institution) held their annual Spring Fair at Lutterel Hall. As well as all the usual stalls...

Re-appeal in search for Nottingham man missing since Monday

Have you seen 26-year-old Ricky? Officers are concerned for his safety after he was reported missing from the Carrington area on Monday (20 May 2019).Ricky is described as medium...

Notts Police custody scrutiny team celebrate national award

Nottinghamshire Police and Crime Commissioner Paddy Tipping today praised the dedicated volunteers responsible for maintaining high standards of custody provision across the force after the scheme scooped a prestigious...

Arrest after firearm recovered at Notts address

Police have arrested a man and recovered a firearm after being called to reports to reports of a disturbance in Sutton-in-Ashfield last night (Tuesday 21 May 2019).Officers were called...

Wanted: Super Hospice Heroes to tackle Giant Inflatable Obstacle Course

KAPOW!, an exciting new inflatable obstacle course, is coming to Markeaton Park on Sunday 1 September, all to raise money for local hospice Treetops.The Stairs of Doom, the Mangle,...

Alford Road playing fields – sewer upgrade works underway

Contractors working on behalf of Severn Trent Water are working on the project to upgrade systems for new housing in the area.Cllr Jonathan Wheeler said ‘The works are needed...

Government confirms ban on plastic straws, stirrers, and cotton buds

Environment Secretary Michael Gove has today confirmed a ban on plastic straws, drinks stirrers, and plastic stemmed cotton buds in England, following overwhelming public support for the move.Following an...

Cllr Mrs Christine Jeffreys elected Mayor of Rushcliffe

The new Mayor of Rushcliffe, Cllr Mrs Christine Jeffreys, has said it is “awesome” to have been elected to office for the forthcoming 12 months. In a ceremony in the...

Arrests in Nottingham on alleged human trafficking and drugs offences

Two people were arrested by Nottinghamshire Police during a national week of intensification on County Lines investigations.A 19-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of human trafficking and possession of...

Radcliffe-on-Trent signing choir win at National Championships

The Phoenix Signing Choir, based in Radcliffe-on-Trent won the 3rd UK National Signing Choir Championships at the stunning Caird Hall in Dundee this weekend.Choirs travelled from all over the...

Police Inspector updates on recent West Bridgford car crime

After recent car crime incidents we asked Notts Police for an update. Neighbourhood Policing Inspector Craig Berry, responsible for local policing in Rushcliffe Borough responds here with actions taken...

Deputy city council leader praises Extinction Rebellion and ‘wants to work with them’ in the future

The deputy leader of Nottingham City Council has heaped praise on the Extinction Rebellion protestors, who blocked roads last month in protest at what they see as a climate...

Rail: Major disruption Retford – Newark North Gate

Damage to the overhead electric wires between Retford and Newark North Gate means that the southbound line is currently blocked.Info at 12:44 21 May - Trains between these stations may...

Sherwood Forest Visitor Centre wins two construction awards

Sherwood Forest Visitor Centre has picked up two regional RICS East Midlands Awards, adding to a successful start to May for Woodhead Group.The centre – which was designed by...

McCarthy and Stone retirement development for Burton Joyce

McCarthy and Stone have announced construction is set to begin at its forthcoming Retirement Living development, Wisteria Place in Bulcote, near Burton Joyce.The development will feature a collection of...

Evans Cycles opens brand new store in Shirebrook

Evans Cycles, the specialist bike shop, has today announced that they will be celebrating the launch of a brand new store in Shirebrook on Saturday 25th May.Offering a range...

150 attend Nottingham’s new waterside homes open event

Nottingham’s newest waterside neighbourhood, Trent Basin, witnessed its busiest opening event to date at the weekend, welcoming more than 150 homebuyers to its riverside show home launch. During the special...

Edwalton business wins Chelsea Flower Show award for sixth year running

Family-run company Crane Garden Buildings have won the 5 Star Trade Stand Award at this weeks’ RHS Chelsea Flower Show for the sixth year in a row, enjoying year...

NET Tram offers for half-term holiday

Half-term is almost here, and Nottingham’s tram network is gearing up to help families make the most of the upcoming school break and bank holiday weekend.Usually only available...

Free beer for Father’s Day at Nottingham restaurant

Nothing says ‘Thanks, Dad’ like an ice-cold beer, which is why this Father’s Day, Turtle Bay is treating all dining Dads to a pint of its very own, specially...

East Leake miners showcase gypsum in Scottish museum film

Workers at British Gypsum’s Marblaegis mine at East Leake are to be featured in a documentary film which will present the story of alabaster at a Scottish museum as...

Concern for missing Nottingham man

Have you seen 26-year-old Ricky Norman? Officers are concerned for his safety after he was reported missing from the Carrington area on Monday (20 May 2019).Ricky is described as medium...

West Bridgford Library to close for maintenance

West Bridgford library will close at 7pm on Monday 3rd June 2019 and will re-open at 9am on Friday 7th June 2019.This closure is to allow for essential...

Appeal after serious assault in Nottingham leaves victim with broken jaw

Officers are appealing for witnesses and information following a serious assault in Nottingham.The incident happened at around 3pm on 29 March 2019 on Waverley Street in the Arboretum.The victim...
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Video: Thieves continue to target West Bridgford residents’ cars

After the publication of images taken from a West Bridgford resident's car being broken into in the early hours - another has been sent in showing a car break-in...

Pictures: Appeal after £20,000 of Asian gold stolen in distraction burglary in Nottinghamshire

Police are appealing for information and warning local business to be vigilant following a distraction burglary in the Jacksdale area of Nottinghamshire.The burglary happened at a local news shop...

Vehicle fire causes delays on A46 northbound at Saxondale

One lane is closed on the A46 northboundNotts Fire said:'Teams from Bingham and Newark are at the scene of a van fire on the Northbound A46 (between the A52...
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