Four seriously injured in Collingham fire

Emergency services were called just after 7am this morning (Saturday 15 December 2018) to reports of a fire in Woodhill Road, Collingham. Four people with serious injuries were taken from...
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Over 1 million packages go through East Midlands Airport each night

During the busiest periods in the run-up to Christmas, over 1 million packages will be flown in and out of East Midlands Airport each night. In the first half of...

Driver involved in crash assaulted shortly before collision

Emergency services were called to Coppice Road at 6.10pm on Friday 14 December 2018 following a collision involving two cars. Since then it has been established that the driver of...

Notts Black Police Association collects donations with Reverse Advent Calendar

This year, the Nottinghamshire Police Black Police Association has been collecting donations for a ‘Reverse Advent Calendar.’ General Secretary of the staff support network, Abid Hussain, was inspired to take...

Nottingham Nursery Group Raises £2,000 for Children’s Cancer Charity

£2,000 cheque presented to Children with Cancer UK as Children 1st Day Nurseries Opens its dedicated baby suite at new Bilborough nursery. To mark the opening of the new baby...

Nottingham Playhouse raises £10,000 for its 70th Anniversary Fund

Nottingham Playhouse has raised more than £10,000 for its 70th Anniversary Fund, following a Gala performance of its critically-acclaimed show The Madness of George III and 70th birthday auction. Having...

Three men arrested over Aspley firearms discharge are bailed

Three men arrested in connection with a firearms discharge in Aspley on Thursday (13 December 2018) have been released on conditional bail. The men, aged 46, 36 and 36, were...

New head appointed by Loughborough High School

Dr Fiona Miles has been appointed as the new Head of Loughborough High School. Fiona is the current Senior Deputy Head at Haberdashers’ Aske’s School for Girls and will...

First Wave of Acts Announced for Beat The Streets Festival 2019

Charity festival Beat The Streets has today announced the first wave of artists for its 2019 edition. Amongst the 40+ acts confirmed so far is popular metal band Evil Scarecrow,...

West Bridgford man sentenced for driving offences

A charity volunteer was handed a suspended prison sentence after being twice caught driving his mother's van when banned from the roads. Luke Burrell of Ridgeway Close, West Bridgford must...

Driver involved in crash found with a stab wound to his leg

Nottinghamshire Police are investigating after a driver involved in a crash in Arnold was found with a stab wound to his leg. Emergency services were called to Coppice Road at...

New Lidl in Sutton-in-Ashfield will create 40 new jobs

A new Lidl store will be built on the former Pretty Polly site in Sutton in Ashfield, after plans were approved. At Thursday night’s Planning Committee meeting the application to...

Holly Jolly High Street festive finale

The Holly Jolly High Street retail trail takes place for the final time tomorrow, Saturday 15 December, having offered shoppers the chance to win a wonderful hamper full of...

Police and council partnership to keep people safer

Partnership working between Newark Police, Newark and Sherwood District Council and the community was highlighted during a visit to the town centre by Nottinghamshire Police and Crime Commissioner Paddy...

Mansfield Road re-opened and NCT services back to normal

Mansfield Road has re-opened and all services are back to their normal route. Severe delays will remain for most of the afternoon, as they have many displaced buses and drivers...

97% of motorways and A roads roadworks-free for Christmas

To help journeys flow more smoothly and to keep disruption to a minimum, more than 97 per cent of motorways and strategic A-roads will be roadworks-free in time for...

New Gedling crossing to be built in response to safety concerns

Plans to build a pedestrian crossing on Arnold Lane, Gedling, have been announced by Nottinghamshire County Council in response to road safety concerns raised by the local community. Residents living...
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Notts police officer to attend gross misconduct hearing

A police officer is set to attend a gross misconduct hearing at police headquarters. Between March 2018 and May 2018, his conduct breached the standards of professional behaviour in respect...

18-year-old charged in connection with Mansfield robberies

A teenager has been charged in connection with two burglaries in Mansfield. Connor Ward, 18, of Frichley Court, Mansfield, is charged with two counts of burglary, one count of theft...

Chief executive of Siemens PLC joins university Board of Governors

The chief executive of Siemens UK has been appointed as a member of Nottingham Trent University’s Board of Governors. Juergen Maier, who has a long-standing relationship with the University, studied...

NCT Diversions due to Closure of Mansfield Road Following RTC

Part of Mansfield Road, near The Vale PH, is closed because of an RTC. The following diversions are in place: Lilac 25 towards City is following the normal route along...

Amber weather warning for ice across Notts at weekend

Freezing rain is expected to result in the rapid development of widespread ice, with very dangerous travelling conditions likely this weekend (15 December to 16 December 2018). The warning has...

Notts rugby hope to end Cup run on a high

Nottingham Rugby’s young talent will once again be given the opportunity to shine when they face Doncaster Knights for the final match of the Championship Cup pool stage on...

Over 30 arrests during first week of Christmas drink and drug drive campaign

More than 30 motorists were arrested during the first week of a Christmas drink and drug drive campaign in the county and now Nottinghamshire Police and Nottinghamshire Fire and...

Stars from Peter Pan spread Christmas cheer at Nottingham Children’s Hospital

Stars from Theatre Royal’s annual Christmas pantomime gifted presents and sweets to patients and staff at Nottingham Children’s Hospital, based at Queen’s Medical Centre. Accompanied by fire fighters from Arnold...

Festive fun ‘adds up’ for Notts accountants

Staff from accountancy firm UHY Hacker Young came together this week (Thursday, 13 December) donning their most festive jumpers to raise more than £290 for FareShare – the UK’s...

New Urgent & Emergency Care Centre to open at QMC after £4.5m investment

A new Urgent and Emergency Care Centre, including our new Adult Emergency Department entrance, will open at Queen’s Medical Centre on the morning of Tuesday 18 December 2018. This is...

Third man arrested following reports of gunshots in Aspley

Nottinghamshire Police have arrested a third man in connection with a firearms discharge in Aspley yesterday (Thursday 13 December 2018). A 36-year-old man was arrested last night on suspicion of...

CCTV appeal following burglary at MDT Windows

Nottinghamshire Police would like to speak to these men in connection with a burglary at MDT Windows on the Colwick Road Industrial Estate, Nottingham, which happened between 1.54pm and 1.58pm...

Jail for man found carrying knife

A man will be spending Christmas behind bars after being jailed for carrying a knife in public. Tyson Briggs, 27, of no fixed address, pleaded guilty to being in possession...
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