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Voting opens for North Notts regional business plan

Amid all the other election activity, voting is now open to decide if North Nottinghamshire should form a Business Improvement District.

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Cookery school event to explore the future of food

Cookery school event to explore the future of food

Leading experts, writers, nutritionists and cooks will gather near Worksop for Food for Thought – an event looking at the future of food in Britain.

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Will the benefits of HS2 outweigh its environmental costs?

HS2 threat to ancient woodlands branded ‘a disgrace’

The planned construction of the HS2 high-speed rail line will pose a threat to ancient woodland between Worksop and Sheffield, according to a new report.

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A section of 'smart motorway'.

TRAVEL: M1 night-time roadworks for the week ahead

Highways England has published its summary of planned M1 roadworks for the period from Tuesday April 18 to Sunday April 23.

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Northern rail staff during the recent walkout.

Northern rail workers to hold fresh strike in dispute over guard role

Commuters are facing another day of strike action by Northern rail staff, as the row over the future role of guards shows no signs of letting up.

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Changes to driving tests mean learners will have to follow sat nav directions to pass

Learner drivers will have to be able to follow directions from a sat nav in order to pass their test, ministers have announced.

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Association president and retired miner Eric Eaton with one of the artefacts that have already been collected for the museum.

Appeal launched for help to create mining museum in Mansfield

An appeal has been launched for funds to create a mining museum, complete with a virtual-reality experience, in the centre of Mansfield.

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Northern rail services across parts of Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire will be disrupted on Saturday by the industrial action.

Northern rail strike: how your train services will be affected

The second 24-hour strike involving Northern rail staff is due to take place on Saturday (April 8).
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Peter Norriss, of PwC, is leading the Skills Bank.

SPONSORED: £17m funding for Skills Bank to boost fortunes of local firms

Big or small, long-established or just starting out, boosting skills is still the best way to help any company grow.

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Six ways to lower your fuel consumption - and save cash!

With the cost of fuel an ever-present concern for motorists, making even the smallest savings can boost the household budget.

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Northern has issued revised timetables for services during the 24-hour strike on April 8.

Northern announces revised timetables ahead of April 8 strike action

Northern has published revised timetables for the train services it expects to run during next week's industrial action.
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An image of the masterplan for the Gulliver's Valley resort at the former Pithouse West colliery site.

New multi-million pound Gullivers theme park set to create over 250 jobs

Up to 255 jobs will be created after the go-ahead was finally given to a multi-million pound theme park resort in the Rother Valley.

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Customers should return the product to store for a full refund.

Marks and Spencer recall soup due to possible contamination

Marks and Spencer is recalling its Chicken and Vegetable Soup as a precautionary measure over fears of contamination.
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The changes come into force on April 1.

DVLA car tax changes: Find out how much you will pay from April

New tax rules will end up costing motorists hundreds of pounds when they come into force in April.
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Nottingham has been named as one of the top ten cities for trade businesses.

Nottingham named as one of best UK cities for trade businesses

If you're thinking of starting up a new trade business, Nottingham could be the place for you.
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All you need to know about the new £1 coin

Check your change from today to catch a glimpse of a shiny new £1 coin in a bid to curb the rise of counterfeits.

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Prices at the pumps are set to drop.

Tesco to cut petrol and diesel prices by 2p ahead of Mother’s Day

Tesco is to cut the cost of petrol and diesel by two pence per litre at all of its petrol stations this afternoon, Friday March 24.

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A section of 'smart motorway'.

More ‘smart motorway’ work to begin next week

The next phase of work on the so-called ‘smart motorway’ is to begin on the M1 next week.

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Chairman George Buchanan and manager Sally Gillborn, of North Nottinghamshire Place, launch the BID campaign

Business urged to back initiative that could generate millions

Businesses are being urged to back a major, new initiative that could generate £3.2 million in funding for the Worksop and Retford area over the next five years.

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RISE AND SHINE: Live travel news, weather and fun features

RISE AND SHINE: Live travel news, weather and fun features

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