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Nottingham family’s home ransacked by burglars after they left for just one hour

Officers are urging residents to be vigilant after a burglary where high valued jewellery was taken from a house.A family left their home in Woodfield Road in Aspley at around 7pm one evening for an...

Voting safely in Rushcliffe at this year’s local elections

Residents in Rushcliffe will go to the polls on Thursday May 6, 2021 to have their say on who represents them at the Police and Crime Commissioner and County Council elections.  Rushcliffe Borough Council says that...

The A52 is currently closed westbound between the A6007 and the B6003 near Nottingham

The closure is in place due to a collision which has caused significant damage to roadside barriers.Nottinghamshire Police lead the response to this incident. Highways England have repairs teams en route to assess and repair...

Tram service in Nottingham affected by ‘staff self-isolating’ – extended waiting times

Nottingham Express Transit expects this evening's service to experience extended wait times.NET said: 'We are unable to provide a full service this evening ( Tuesday 19 January ), therefore you may experience extended wait...

Second man arrested in Nottinghamshire attempted murder investigation

Nottinghamshire Police officers have made a second arrest in connection with an attempted murder in Retford.A 36-year-old Retford man has been arrested on suspicion of conspiracy to commit GBH and he remains in custody at...

Man arrested after ‘Deliberately coughing in the face of police officer’ in Sutton in Ashfield

A man has been arrested after deliberately coughing in the face of a police officer whilst on the way to custody.Officers were swiftly on the scene last night to a report of a domestic incident...

UPDATED: Flood alerts remain in force across Nottingham and Nottinghamshire

The Environment Agency has issued several flood alerts for Nottinghamshire locations.The box below updates in real time:Click box above for all alerts in the region River Trent in NottinghamshireFlooding is possible - be prepared River levels...

Queen’s Drive Park and Ride Nottingham to close until further notice – flood risk

The facility will close from Wednesday 20 January while severe weather warnings are in place.Transport Nottingham said:'Queens Drive P&R site will be closed from tomorrow, Wednesday 20 January, until further notice.'This is due to...

Knife, pistol, bullets and drugs discovered in Nottingham police raid

A man has been arrested and weapons, ammunition and drugs were seized after police executed a proactive warrant at an address in Bestwood.A hunting-style knife, starting pistol and bullets and quantities of suspected Class B...

Covid: How to get a test in Nottingham and Notts – plus this week’s locations of mobile testing units

List of permanent testing stations, locations for this week's mobile testing units and all the information you need about covid testing. There are now a number of ways to access a Covid-19 test across Nottingham and...

Over 40 Keyworth properties still without power after failure this morning

Western Power Distribution expect supplies to be restored this evening ( Tuesday 19 January ).Power failures affected over 60 homes and businesses in Keyworth this morning, the incident was reported at 10:01 am.WPD...

Man in hospital with suspected fractured skull after being attacked with a hammer in Edwinstowe

Officers arrested two men following a report of a man being attacked with a weapon.The victim suffered a suspected fractured skull, as well as injuries to his ribs and finger after being struck with what...

Flooding: Warning to drivers on Cotgrave Lane Tollerton to take care and protect residents’ homes

Tollerton Parish Council has issued a warning to drivers in the area.Rain overnight and this morning ( 19 January ) has caused flooding on Cotgrave Lane in Tollerton. A spokesperson for the council said:'We have...

Nottingham City Council responds to Government review into its financial management with three-year plan for the future

Nottingham City Council has set out how over the next three years it will address the financial and governance issues raised in a Government review, to strengthen the authority for the future.A rapid non-statutory review...

City Council’s Covid budget proposes £15.6m of cost savings with almost 200 job losses and council tax up 1.99%

Nottingham City Council has set out proposals to make £15.6m of savings to help balance the budget for 2021/22 as it establishes a sustainable financial footing amid the Covid crisis.The council is setting out new...

Power cut affects 60 properties in Keyworth

Western Power Distribution have confirmed a failure in Keyworth.The failure affects properties in post codes NG12 5DU, NG12 5DW, NG12 5DXWPD said:'We are aware of this power cut incident which was raised at 10:01am...

Rail: Nottingham – London St Pancras – line closed at Luton

East Midlands Railways service between Nottingham and London St Pancras is delayed.8:13 am 'We are still unable to run direct trains to or from London St Pancras, we are terminating and restarting at Luton,...

CCTV appeal after man goes door-to-door across Nottingham city asking for cash

Detectives have issued an image of a man in connection with a number of thefts across the county.Nottinghamshire Police were called to a number of incidents between 27 December and 30 December 2020 in...

Temporary new special school set to be built in Mansfield

A temporary school for children with additional needs could be built in the currently-empty buildings of another school, education bosses have said.A consultation on the plans is due to be launched, and if approved, it...

How a £2.3million Covid-19 winter fund is supporting children, families and vulnerable people in Nottinghamshire

Nottinghamshire County Council has approved details of a £2.3 million fund, to help people struggling with the financial impact of Covid-19 this winter.The fund is to help people meet the costs of food, energy and...

Teenager arrested after stabbing in Forest Fields

A 17-year-old boy is now being questioned in custody after detectives made their latest arrest this morning in connection with a stabbing in Forest Fields.The boy was detained on suspicion of wounding with intent after...

18 January: UK Covid update – 599 deaths, 37,535 cases also see testing and hospital data

18 January: UK Covid update.  There were 417,329 tests reported on 17 January 2021.Between 20 April and 17 January 2021, there have been 61,774,304 tests.   Confirmed cases A confirmed case is where a person has had a positive...

Almost £1m funding secured by Nottingham City Council to buy flats for city’s homeless

Nottingham City Council has successfully secured almost £1m of Government funding to go towards buying 15 one-bed flats for homeless people. Grants totalling £942,000 have been allocated from the Ministry of Housing, Communities & Local Government...

Rushcliffe communities advised to prepare for potential localised flooding this week

Rushcliffe Borough Council is advising its communities to prepare for potential localised flooding as heavy rain is expected across the region from Tuesday (January 19) to Thursday this week. The Borough could receive the most...

Gym owner and customers fined over Covid rules breaches in Newark

A gym owner who opened their gym to customers despite it being illegal to do so has been fined.Officers from Newark’s neighbourhood policing team attended the Industrial Gym in Brunel Drive, Newark, on Wednesday 13...

Storm Christoph has been named and will bring persistent heavy rain and floods to the region

Storm Christoph will bring multiple hazards to the UK this week, initially heavy rain.Persistent heavy rain will lead to significant accumulations of rain which could lead to flooding in some areas.An Amber National Severe Weather...

How Nottingham trams could soon take you to Leicester, Derby, East Midlands Airport and Loughborough

A leading tram body has said it is in favour of extending the NET network to Loughborough and Leicester, via tram-trains.The same organisation has said it also supports proposed extensions to East Midlands Airport,...

Covid: Vaccine queue calculator for the UK

This calculator estimates where you are in the queue to receive a COVID vaccine in the UK. An online calculator has launched to tell people where they are likely to be in the queue to receive...

Storm Christoph: Amber warning for heavy rain and flooding across the region until Thursday

The Met Office has upgraded the yellow warning to amber for Nottinghamshire.Warning period is Tuesday 19 January at 6 am until Thursday 21 January 12 noon.A spokesperson said:'Rain developing during Monday persists into...

Clifton man charged with Nottingham city centre pub burglary

A 38-year-old has been charged following a pub burglary in the early hours of Sunday morning.Officers were called to The Navigation Inn in the city centre following a report of a burglary in progress just...