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Friday, November 15, 2019

Conservative: Ruth Edwards wants planning rules overhauled to force new schools to be built on new developments

Rushcliffe's Conservative parliamentary candidate Ruth Edwards wants planning rules changed to force developers to build key infrastructure at the same time as housing developments.Developers often don’t build a new...

Labour: ‘Tactical voting in Rushcliffe the only way’

Rushcliffe's Labour candidate Cheryl Pidgeon on remain and a second referendum.With evidence growing that tactical voting will play a big part in this General Election, the two main...

Lib Dems: Jason Billin brings Liberal Democrat values to the fight against hard Brexit

Ruscliffe's Liberal Democrat candidate Jason Billin.'The confirmation that the Brexit candidate has been withdrawn from the General Election campaign in Rushcliffe provides voters with a clear choice on...

General Election: All Nottinghamshire candidates listed by area

The final candidate list for the General Election on Thursday, December 12.There are plenty of surprises in the 11 seats in city and county, with seven candidates standing in...

Council launches hardship fund for flood victims

Nottinghamshire County Council has announced a hardship fund which has been made available to help residents and businesses affected by the recent flooding in the county.A number of communities...

Dispute at Nottingham College ends as college agrees deal on pay and workload

A long-running dispute at Nottingham College has ended after the college agreed to retain current workload protections and ensure no staff would see their pay cut as a result...

Floods: Update on closed roads in Nottinghamshire

The A52 remains closed westbound.NOTE: Tollerton Lane is reported closed by the council and other media - it isn't closed it's open.CLOSEDChurch Gate (jnc Hall Lane) –...

Dog found safe and well after Nottingham burglary

Nottinghamshire Police were called at around 2.25pm yesterday (Thursday 14 November 2019) to a report of a burglary on Beck Hill Road in Woodthorpe, where the family dog, a...

Floods: Latest Nottingham bus service changes – Park & Ride remains closed on Saturday

Only South Notts 1 remains on diversion due to flooding in Stanford on Soar. Buses are diverting via the A6006 and A60 (Hoton and Cotes) in both directions, with...

Video: Two new babies born at Twycross Zoo

Christmas has come early at Twycross Zoo, following the birth of two new babies from critically-endangered species! In a fantastic moment for conservation all around the world, the Midlands-based...

2,600 sandbags delivered to those affected by flooding in Rushcliffe

Over 2,600 sandbags were delivered to 80 locations across Rushcliffe to those vulnerable or at imminent risk of flooding as the Borough Council’s waste and Streetwise teams responded swiftly...

Floods: List of roads reported as closed in Nottinghamshire

Uodated at 8:55 am - but see notes regarding West Bridgford.Road Closures in placeGoosedale Lane, Moor Road Bestwood A60 Loughborough Road, Bunny Ford Lane, Caunton Church Gate at the junction of...

Rail: Disruption and emergency timetables because of flooding

On Thursday afternoon a spell of heavy rain flooded the railway at Draycott, near Long Eaton.Network Rail have specialist teams at the site of the flooding who are continuing...

11 Rushcliffe School classrooms closed because of flooding – student launches petition to close school for the day

Rushcliffe School has had to close eleven classrooms after floodwater entered the building.In a statement the school said:'There has been flooding in B block today ( 14 November...

West Bridgford roads all open after floods

A quick look around this morning shows very few problems in West Bridgford.Despite out of date information on council websites and other media, a quick drive around this morning...

Police warn people not to drive through floodwater

Nottinghamshire Police is urging people not to drive through floodwater following today's heavy rainfall after reports of drivers getting stuck and homes being flooded due to vehicles pushing water...

Update: Bus services affected by flooding

Nottingham City Transport services are largely back to normal after yesterday's rain.Only South Notts 1 remains on diversion from this morning due to flooding, with Green 6, Pathfinder...
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Floods: Live updates – 17 flood alerts and 18 flood warnings in force for Nottinghamshire

There are currently ( 15 November - 6 am ) 17 flood alerts and 18 warnings in force in Nottinghamshire - updated live.Some of the WARNINGS listed below -...

Floods: Latest Nottingham City Transport bus services affected by flooding

The following Nottingham City Transport services are diverted and stops closed because of flooding. Latest update 8:30 pm 14th November South Notts 1 is not serving Stanford on Soar. Buses...

Aldi Edwalton McDonald’s and drive-thrus get green light at planning committee meeting

Plans to include a McDonald's, Greggs and Costa at the Aldi Edwalton superstore and care home complex at Edwalton have been passed by committee at a meeting tonight.Councillors...
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Arrest after armed man threatens security guard at ASDA West Bridgford

A 46-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of robbery after Nottinghamshire Police was called to Asda in West Bridgford this morning (Thursday 14 November 2019).Officers were called to...

Bingham deaths: Police give more detail as investigation continues

Detectives are continuing to investigate the deaths of a 57-year-old man and 39-year-old woman following an incident in Porchester Road, Bingham, yesterday afternoon (Wednesday 13 November 2019).Nottinghamshire Police was...

Floods: Latest Nottinghamshire road closures because of flooding

Updated at 7:30 pm Nottinghamshire County Council reports the latest roads closed or pending assessment.Old London Road West DraytonBlackstope Lane RetfordFord Lane CauntonAppleton Gate NewarkChapel Lane FarndonGrove Lane...

Floods: Queen’s Drive Park & Ride closed Friday 15 November

The council says that because of the flooding the facility will remain closed.Nottingham City Council said:'Queens Drive Park & Ride will be closed tomorrow due to flooding on...

Floods: It could have been worse says councillor as he helps clear gullies in West Bridgford

Nottinghamshire County Councillor for West Bridgford South Jonathan Wheeler helped clear gullies with teams in West Bridgford today as floods took hold.Cllr Wheeler was out around Melton Road...

Police issue flooding advice as heavy rainfall hits Nottinghamshire

Nottinghamshire Police is warning people to be mindful of local flooding advice, as officers continue to monitor rising river levels following the recent wet weather.The force has been helping...

Appeal after lead stolen from Rushcliffe church

The incident happened at Ratcliffe on Soar.Police said:'It has been reported that an amount of lead piping and brackets have been stolen from the church on Main Street...
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Several thefts from vehicles in West Bridgford reported this week

Nottinghamshire Police has taken reports of a number of vehicles broken into around West Bridgford yesterday ( 12th November )A white Citroen Berlingo on Bridgford Road West Bridgford 12:30...
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Robin Hood Energy has paid £2 million in interest on city council loans

The energy company owned by Nottingham City Council has so far paid more than £2 million on the loans it has taken out.Robin Hood Energy was set up with...

Two bodies found at a Bingham property

Officers are investigating the circumstances surrounding the discovery of the bodies of a man and a woman at an address on Porchester Road, Bingham, this afternoon.Nottinghamshire Police was called...
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