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German Shepherd dog and puppy found loose in Rushcliffe

Police found a German Shepherd dog and a puppy and are appealing for information.They were found on the road between East Leake and Costock. (Leake Road / Costock Road) in the early hours of this...

11 years in prison for raping and physically assaulting two women

Jason Wynn, from Nottingham appeared at Nottingham Crown Court today (Friday 13 April 2018) having been found guilty of three counts of rape, one count of grievous bodily harm, three counts actual bodily harm, three...

Iconic Nottingham city building sold to developer for shops and offices

Nottingham City Council has agreed the sale of an iconic city centre building to developers, Shoby Properties Ltd, giving the historic site a new purpose and creating much-needed office space.This 19th century block of shops,...

Deerstock 2018: Charity boutique music festival in Nottinghamshire

Deerstock is a charity-based boutique music festival that runs in 2018 20th-22nd July. The aim of the event is primarily to raise funds for good causes but also to give families a chance to experience...

Arrest after man shot in a Nottingham pub

A man has been arrested after an 18-year-old was shot in a pub in Bestwood.It happened at the Duke of Albans pub in Bestwood Drive at around 11pm on Saturday 10 February 2018. The teenager’s...

Jail for Nottingham bus driver who raped 14-year-old girl

A man who joked about being double his victim’s age before raping her has been jailed for ten-and-a-half-years.Jermaine Collishaw, from Basford, was found guilty yesterday (12 April) at Nottingham Crown Court following a four-day trial.The...

Nottingham’s Gurkha One hosts wine pairing evening

Indian and Nepalese restaurant Gurkha One has teamed up with Nottingham’s oldest wines and spirits supplier to host a special wine-pairing evening at its Rolleston restaurant.Philip Trease, fifth generation owner of Weavers will join Gurkha...

£25m exclusive ‘Riverside’ apartment project near West Bridgford

KMRE Group has announced it has acquired a 1.5 acre site on the banks of the River Trent in Nottingham for prestigious apartments.KMRE has purchased the site, which will be called Riverside, to create 81...

Car destroyed in Cotgrave arson attack

Police have launched an investigation after a black BMW car was set on fire in the Ringleas area of Cotgrave.The incident happened between 5.30 and 6am this morning (13 April 2018).If you saw or heard...

Police will operate a dispersal order in Arnold town centre from noon

Police announce that there will be a 48-hour dispersal order in Arnold Town centre starting from midday today (Friday 13 April 2018) to tackle anti-social behaviour.This means that Police Officers and Community Support Officers will...

Commonwealth Games medal for University of Nottingham’s Maria Tsaptsinos and Kelly Sibley

University of Nottingham student, Maria Tsaptsinos, and Head Coach Kelly Sibley have won an historic bronze medal in the table tennis team event at the 2018 Commonwealth Games in the Gold Coast.The duo beat off...

Wilford Lane: Temp traffic lights until Monday 16th

Works on Wilford Lane will continue until Monday afternoon 16th April.Buses:Works are taking place on Wilford Lane until late afternoon on Monday 16th April.During this time, the stops near Wilford Lane Garage, will be...

Man charged in connection with knifepoint hair salon robberies in Notts

Police have charged a man in connection with knifepoint robberies at two hair salons in Nottinghamshire.Ricardo Hartwright, 37, of Albert Avenue, Stapleford, has been charged with two counts of robbery and being in possession of...

Sherwood Forest Visitor Centre interior fit-out to start soon

Partners in the new Sherwood Forest Visitor Centre project came together to celebrate the Topping Out of the new building – a milestone which marks the end of external building works, and the start of...

Boy arrested for West Bridgford bike thefts

Officers have arrested a 15-year-old boy on suspicion of two robberies of a push bike, two thefts of a push bike and an attempted robbery.Officers were called after a man sustained injuries whilst trying to...

Viagra soon available at all UK pharmacies over-the-counter

Today, wholesalers dispatch Viagra Connect, which will be available at all UK online and high-street pharmacies as an over-the-counter medication for the first time on April 16th 2018.It marks a landmark worldwide launch of a...

Appeal after puppy is stolen from Nottingham address

Officers are appealing for information after a puppy was stolen from the Aspley area.The nine-week-old Yorkshire Terrier/Biewer Terrier cross puppy had been advertised for sale online.On the evening of 3 April, a woman arranged to...

Top 10 Easter holiday destinations from East Midlands Airport this year

The lure of warmer climes has proved irresistible to holiday makers across the East Midlands after a bitterly cold winter.Thanks to an earlier Easter, travellers have taken the opportunity to grab some much-needed sunshine....

Benidorm Live comes to Nottingham

Derren Litten's smash hit ITV comedy BENIDORM is set to bring sunshine and smiles to the UK and Ireland as the first ever stage version of the ITV comedy today announces an extension into 2019...

Two arrests following Shakespeare Street assault

Two men have been arrested in connection with an assault in Nottingham.Officers were called to Shakespeare Street in the city centre at 6.15am on Tuesday 10 April 2018. A man was taken to hospital with...

The Vikings set sail to Nottingham for public event

The University of Nottingham is rounding up its successful series of Viking events with the 14th Annual Midlands Viking Symposium. Viking enthusiasts from around the Midlands are expected to attend the one-day event, which will...

Man dies after Nottinghamshire road collision

A man has died following a crash in Mansfield yesterday morning (11 April).Clive Blinkhorn, 74, was taken to Kings Mill hospital after his car crashed into a wall at around 6.30am in Sutton Road.Officers are...

Pearl Assurance House sold in multi-million pounds deal

FHP is pleased to announce the sale of the upper parts of Pearl Assurance House which lies on the corner of Friar Lane and Wheeler Gate overlooking Nottingham’s Market Square in a multi-million pound deal.The...

Three vehicle crimes in Compton Acres

Police report three incidents of thefts from vehicles in Compton Acres, West Bridgford.There were three thefts from motor vehicle offences in the Compton Acres area overnight on Sunday 8th April 2018.Various items were stolen from...

Free family cycling festival to return to Nottingham

British Cycling and HSBC UK have announced that they will be returning to Nottingham in September following the success of last year’s free, family cycling event.HSBC UK Let’s Ride Nottingham (formerly HSBC UK City Ride)...

Cyclist robbed at knifepoint in Nottingham

Notts Police are appealing for witnesses and information after a cyclist was robbed at knifepoint in Aspley.The 34-year-old victim was riding home along Rosslyn Drive when he saw a group of men.One of them approached...

CCTV appeal after assault at Nottingham pub

Police would like to speak to these two women in connection with an assault at The Bluebell Inn pub in Upper Parliament Street, Nottingham.It happened at about 11.50pm on Friday 9 March 2018.It was...

Trent Bridge Parkinson’s Café joins global appeal for Parkinson’s with event in Nottingham

Trent Bridge Parkinson’s Café joins global appeal for Parkinson’s with huge #uniteforparkinsons demo in Nottingham. An exclusive screening at Broadway Cinema on Monday was the venue for a major social media demo linking Nottingham to a...

CCTV appeal after assault in Forman Street Nottingham

Do you know this man? Officers want to speak to him in connection with an assault in Forman Street last weekend (Saturday 7 April).At around 11.30pm a 30-year-old man was attacked in The Slug and...

Boy George & Culture Club to play Nottingham

Since their inception in 1981 Culture Club have sold more than 50 million records worldwide, with a stream of classic hits including; 'Do You Really Want to Hurt Me', 'Karma Chameleon', 'Church Of The Poison...