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Man ordered to stay out of West Bridgford town centre breaches conditions

A man has been issued with a Criminal Behaviour Order which will remain in force for two years. West Bridgford Police said: 'David McKenna was...

The Great British Gin Festival brings 100 varieties to Nottingham

The Great British Gin Festival stops off in Nottingham this summer. Nottingham plays host to The Great British Gin Festival on July 21, 2018...

Nottingham is home to world’s largest gas double-decker bus fleet

The world’s largest fleet of Bio-Gas double deck buses is now fully operational after Nottingham City Transport’s 53rd Bio-Gas bus entered service this week,...
Richard Henderson, Chief Executive at East Midlands Ambulance Service

EMAS needs additional funding of £20m per year to improve services

EMAS has asked for funding to increase the number of clinicians and ambulances that are on the road and improve both ambulance response times overall,...

Statue stolen from Notts gravestone

Police officers investigating a theft are appealing for help from the public. A bronze coloured statue is believed to have been stolen from a grave...
The staff of Ash Lea school celebrate the opening of the new extension

Cotgrave school offers more places after extension built

Ash Lea School for pupils with special educational needs has increased its intake thanks to a £2.3m extension funded by Nottinghamshire County Council and...

Temp lights on Tollerton Lane – patching repairs

There will be two-way temporary traffic lights on Tollerton Lane on Thursday 26th April.  The patching repairs work is being carried out by Via East...

Police investigate serious assault in The Meadows after two people stabbed

Notts police are investigating a serious assault in The Meadows area of Nottingham. A 17-year-old youth was stabbed in his back and leg and a...

Champagne and Prosecco garden opens in Nottingham

Fizz fans will soon be able to enjoy their favourite tipple outside in the sunshine, as Nottingham’s first self-serve wine bar unveils its brand...
Ockbrook School - headmaster, Tom Brooksby, with Sixth Form students

Excellent inspection report for Ockbrook School

‘A full team effort and a great achievement’ is how the Headmaster of a top Derbyshire independent school described the outstanding feedback received from...
Nottingham Magistrate's Court

Pair summonsed to court on racially aggravated harassment charges

Two people are to appear in court in relation to comments captured in a video which was posted on social media last month by...

Meet the team from BBC Two’s Hospital – Episode 5

Some of the remarkable people involved in tonight's ( 24 April ) Episode 5 of BBC Two's Hospital.   Respiratory Medicine The teams who work in respiratory...

Arrest after stabbing and imitation firearm incident in Lace Market

A boy's been arrested on suspicion of grievous bodily harm with intent and possession of an imitation firearm following an incident in Nottingham. Police were...

Vale Road, Colwick to close on some Sundays

To enable contractors working on behalf of Via to complete lining works, install a new bus lane and apply an anti-skid surface, Vale Road...

Fashion, styling and pop-up catwalk shows in Nottingham

Nottingham in Fashion once again returns to the city with a week-long event to showcase the latest Spring/Summer 2018 trends and collections that are...

LEGO Friends House of Heart Tour comes to intu Victoria Centre

This Spring, LEGO Friends invites children and their families to join them on the House of Heart Tour, which will be travelling to eight...

BBC Hospital: Stories behind Episode 5 – Hospitals, healthcare, dementia and frailty

Frail older people in hospital can be the source of a lot of frustration: to families, to the hospital system, and to patients themselves....

Police respond to increase in crime figures

Notts Police and PCC respond to crime figures released today. The number of crimes in Nottinghamshire increased by 18.4% in the financial last year although...

CCTV: Man sought after West Bridgford leisure centre theft

West Bridgford Police are keen to talk to this male in relation to a theft from David Lloyd in West Bridgford. The incident occurred on...

Nottingham student conquers the London Marathon

Well done to Nottingham Trent University runner, Amie Bruce, who completed the London Marathon on Sunday despite the sweltering conditions. Amie, 21, from Essex, completed...
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Wilford archers join in Robin Hood themed World Record attempt

A group of local archers is celebrating its 70th anniversary year by taking part in a Robin Hood themed World Record attempt. The Wilford Bowmen,...

Wollaton school to expand after £4m funding bid success

A Nottingham academy is celebrating after the City Council helped secure £4m to fund a proposal to expand by 450 places. The Fernwood School, in...

Secret underground cinema for Nottingham

Nottingham’s reputation as the cave capital of the UK will be on show to all this May with the city’s biggest ever cave festival...

Nottingham home improvements firm unveils £100,000 show site in Edwalton

Home improvements company Stormclad has announced the completion of its new show site at Wheatcroft Notcutts Garden Centre in Edwalton, as part of its...

BBC Two Hospital: What to expect in Episode 5

Tonight's episode returns to the unprecedented demand for emergency admissions this winter and looks at how the wider health and social care system works. BBC...
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Notts Police should form closer ties with ‘paedophile hunters’

The Police and Crime Commissioner for Nottinghamshire has said officers should form closer relationships with the vigilante groups which aim to trap paedophiles online. Paddy...

Police and Fire Service could introduce a joint headquarters for Notts

A new joint headquarters for the police and fire service in Notts could be introduced, it has been revealed. The two emergency services currently operate...

NG11 Foodbank reveals annual increase in need for emergency food supplies

Between 1st April 2017 and 31st March 2018, emergency food supplies were provided to 1,427 local people in crisis by NG11 Foodbank, compared to...

Architect reveals design of new student flats in Nottingham conservation area

Nottingham and Leicester-based Franklin Ellis Architects has revealed the contemporary, demand-led design of its latest student residential scheme on Talbot Street in the Canning...

Planning a street party? The deadline for applications is soon

Nottinghamshire residents planning a street party to celebrate the Royal Wedding between Prince Harry and Meghan Markle on 19 May only have a couple...

Notts crime rates increase significantly this year, figures show

Crime rates have risen significantly again in Nottinghamshire, with a leap in violent crime, rape and weapon-carrying. Rape - 51.2% Robbery - 21.9% Domestic...

Inspector Dave Wilkes completes his third London Marathon

A Notts Inspector was amongst thousands that battled the blazing heat and took part in the London Marathon yesterday (Sunday 22 April). He completed...

Fourth annual Nottinghamshire cadet competition a great success

Cadets from across Nottinghamshire competed against each other in a series of military themed tasks at the weekend (21st April) to decide who would...

Madness to play Nottingham – with The Fratellis

Britain’s favourite pop band Madness will be embarking on a major UK arena tour this December and will be joined by special guests...
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Video: Nottingham St. George’s Day Parade 2018

Nottingham St. George's Day Parade 2018.
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Man, 26, stabbed in Nottingham city centre

Detectives are appealing for information after a 26-year-old man was stabbed in the city centre. The victim suffered serious but not life-threatening injuries in the...

32 Pictures: Nottingham St. George’s Day Parade 2018

Old Market Square hosted the annual Nottingham St. George's Day Parade today. Knights on horseback, Robin Hood and hundreds of revellers marched from Pelham...

Notts council chairman’s engagements this week

Nottinghamshire County Council Chairman Councillor John Handley has a number of engagements this week. He will be at the opening event for Gladstone House in...
London Philharmonic Orchestra musicians Photo by Benjamin Ealovega

London Philharmonic Orchestra to perform with Nottingham Trent University

Nottingham Trent University welcomes a world-class orchestra for the stand out show in their blockbuster concert series. The NTU Choir joins forces with the London...

Major restoration work starts at Cotgrave care home

Church Farm Care, a dementia and nursing care home provider, has announced that works have started on its recently purchased ‘Rusticus’ care home in...

Notts man completes hottest London Marathon on record

Focus Consultants partner Kevin Osbon has successfully completed the hottest London Marathon on record – raising more than £2,000 for charity. But he has vowed...

The circus is coming to West Bridgford!

The Netherlands National Circus appears in West Bridgford from 24th April. BRIDGE FIELD, NG2 6AP Tue 24th - Sun 29th Apr 2018 HEATED BIG TOP Tue 24th -...
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Mass Meditation event in Nottingham

WHIS Nottingham ( World Health Innovation Summit ) are hosting another Mass Meditation and wellbeing event in Old Market Square, Nottingham 12th May 2018. This...

No Nottingham – London St Pancras direct trains next weekend

On Saturday 28th and Sunday 29th April there are no direct trains to and from London St Pancras International and the north. East Midlands trains...
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Video: West Bridgford St. George’s Day Parade

A video of the parade marching through Central Avenue in West Bridgford on 22nd April 2018. 

45 Pictures: West Bridgford St. George’s Day Parade 2018

Thousands of scouts, cubs, rainbows and guides paraded through West Bridgford today for the annual St. George's Day Parade. Troupes from all over Nottinghamshire...
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Nottingham area mobile speed cameras w/c 23 April

Here are this week's locations. Week commencing 23rd April 2018 A60 Nottingham Rd/Mansfield Rd, Ravenshead New Mill Lane/ Sandlands Way, Mansfield Woodhouse B6030 Sherwood Hall Rd/Clipstone Rd, Mansfield A6191...

Plans to demolish house and build two apartment blocks in Lady Bay

Stagfield, the developers behind the recent canal-side apartment block proposals in Lady Bay, have submitted an application to demolish a house and buildings and...

Airport team sets sights on global connectivity

Improving global connectivity via major European hub airports is the goal for the team representing East Midlands Airport (EMA) at the annual Routes Europe...

Family fun at Chatsworth International Horse Trials

Getting up close to the world’s leading riders and their magnificent horses as they gallop around the cross country course winding through the stunning...
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