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Saturday, September 21, 2019

Forest fan completes 165-mile pilgrimage in memory of stillborn son

A Nottingham Forest season ticket holder whose eldest child was stillborn says he is “overwhelmed” with the support he has received...

Get your own radio show on BBC Radio Nottingham

BBC Radio Nottingham’s ‘New Voices’ is an extraordinary opportunity for someone from Nottinghamshire to get their very own radio show on...

Traffic officers help a swan on the M1 find safety

Highways England traffic officers rescued a swan from the M1 at J25.A spokesperson said:'Traffic officers have stopped and assisted a...

Nottingham murder: Five warrants executed across Notts as investigation continues

Police executed five warrants yesterday (Friday 20 September 2019) as they continue to investigate the murder of a man in Nottingham...
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Yellow warning for thundery showers issued for Nottingham

The Met Office has issued a yellow warning for rain.The warning states:The warning period is for all of Sunday 22nd September.'Scattered...
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Man due in court over Rushcliffe distraction burglaries

A man is due to appear in court charged in connection with distraction burglaries in Gotham and East Leake.Dean Collins, 42,...

Extra police patrols to address knife crime in Nottinghamshire

Operation Sceptre activity has been ongoing in and around Sutton-in-Ashfield this week and will continue over the weekend.Throughout the week officers...

National Youth Orchestra and The Nottingham Emmanuel School join together in inspirational music event

The Nottingham Emmanuel School in West Bridgford were hosts to a visit by the National Youth Orchestra (NYO) on their tour...

Nottingham College staff to walk out again on Monday

Members of the University and College Union (UCU) at Nottingham College will begin a three-day walkout on Monday (23 September) as...

Police make home visits to knife crime risk register addresses in Notts

Police made visits to the homes of three individuals "at risk" of becoming involved in knife crime today.They had...

Birds Bakery to open new shop in Lister Gate Nottingham

Bakery business Birds will open in the former H Samuel store.Birds the Bakers has a proud history and has become...

Man dies after collision with bus in Nottingham city centre

A man has died following reports of a serious collision on Wednesday afternoon.Nottinghamshire Police was called to Upper Parliament Street at...

Two men given five-year ban on keeping dogs for badger baiting in Nottinghamshire

Two men have been given a five-year ban on keeping dogs after they pleaded guilty to offences relating to badger baiting...

All-party agreement on Rushcliffe Borough Council climate change plans

Rushcliffe Borough Council unanimously passed a motion last night (September 19) to further tackle climate change as an organisation.Members from...

City Council non-essential spending freeze as deficit approaches £9m

Funding on non-essential items has been halted and a recruitment freeze has been imposed at Nottingham City Council as it struggles...

Arrest after 100 cannabis plants found in former Nottingham pub

Police have arrested a man and discovered a cannabis grow after attending a former Nottingham pub this morning (Friday 20 September...
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Pictures & Video: Hundreds join Climate Strike protest in Nottingham

Thousands of activists gathered in Old Market Square today for a global climate crisis protest.The movement is inspired by Swedish...

Lady Bay: 19 roads will close for flood defence gully cleansing all next week

The roads will part-close to allow the operation to take place.From 09.00 hours on Monday 23rd September 2019 until 15.00...

Nottingham disturbance leads to large cannabis grow discovery

Police discovered a cannabis grow after responding to reports of a disturbance at a property in Bestwood Park on Wednesday (18...

Breaking: Two arrests in Nottingham murder investigation

Police have arrested two more people in connection with the murder of a man in Nottingham city centre.A 44-year-old man and...
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Earth Strike mass cycle protest slows Nottingham city traffic

Traffic was delayed this morning as protesters took to the city streets cycling slowly in support of Earth Strikes.Extinction Rebellion...

Rushcliffe Labour Group get agreement on Council climate change actions

At this evening’s Rushcliffe Borough Council Full Council Meeting, a motion put forward by Cllr. Jen Walker of the recently formed...

A52 West Bridgford multi-vehicle accident severe delays

The road is closed ( 7 pm ) while recovery takes place. AA Roadwatch reports:'Road closed and queueing traffic due to...

Shocking pictures show people next to stags at Wollaton Park during rutting season as park issues warning for 2019

These pictures taken in 2018 by The Wire show members of the public surrounding stags during the rutting season at Wollaton...

Cycle theft from outside West Bridgford’s Co-op

Police are appealing for information after another cycle theft from West Bridgford Co-op.Police said:Do you know this male? Police would like...
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Nottingham serious sexual assault featured on BBC’s Crimewatch Live

A detective investigating a serious sexual assault in Nottingham has issued a fresh appeal for information on BBC One’s Crimewatch Roadshow...

Police celebrate the work of Black Policing Association members in Notts

Officers, staff and partners celebrated the 20th anniversary of the force’s Black Policing Association (BPA) last weekend as the force looks...

New ‘American’ live music bar – with 50 bourbons opens in Nottingham soon

Plans have been unveiled to launch a new live music bar in Nottingham that will include a menu boasting over 50...

Two injured after M1 J26 multi-vehicle collision

Nottinghamshire Police was called to reports of a road traffic collision on the M1 just before 4.20pm yesterday (Wednesday 18 September...

Police search for concealed weapons in Carlton recreation ground

Officers used metal detectors to search the undergrowth for concealed weapons as part of an ongoing operation to keep communities safe.Weapons...

Over 1,500 properties without power in Keyworth and other NG12 areas

Western Power Distribution confirm an outage in the NG12 postcode area.Western Power Distribution said:'There is currently a power cut in...

Two climate protests on Friday to cause rush hour delays in Nottingham city centre

Police have been made aware that two peaceful protests are planned to take place in Nottingham city centre on Friday morning...

Nottingham Rugby launches Archie’s Army children’s club

This is your chance to become part of Archie’s exclusive club, Archie’s Army!Archie’s Army is a FREE annual membership for children...
File image A Nottinghamshire Fire & Rescue Service vehicle in Nottingham © westbridgfordwire.com

Busy night for fire service includes skip fire in Ruddington

Nottinghamshire Fire and Rescue Service dealt with a skip fire off Brookside Road.This is how the night ( 19th/20th September )...

Appeal after alleged fly-tipper caught on camera in Gotham

Rushcliffe Borough Council is appealing to members of the public for help to identify individuals involved in an alleged fly-tipping incident...

12-year-old boy charged after Hyson Green stabbing

A 12-year-old boy is due to appear in court charged in connection with an incident in a Hyson Green park.The boy,...

Three weapons found in police ‘public spaces’ sweep of Clifton, Sneinton, The Meadows and St Ann’s

Officers found a kitchen knife, a DIY knife and a saw during a weapons sweep in the City South Neighbourhood Policing...

Councillors welcome new primary school for East Leake

The Conservative County Councillors for Leake & Ruddington division, Reg Adair and Andrew Brown, have welcomed the decision taken by Nottinghamshire...

The Meadows stabbing: 17-year-old arrested and in custody

Police have arrested a teenager in connection with a stabbing in The Meadows.Officers were called to Sweet Leys Lane at around...

Multi-vehicle accident – two injured – 5 mile tailbacks – M1 J26 southbound

Officers from Nottinghamshire Police are responding to reports of a collision at junction 26 of the M1 southbound just before 4.20pm...
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