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Dragons’ Den winner hails massive boost to his business

The winner of the first Dragons’ Den-type event in Bassetlaw has hailed his success as a massive fillip for his business.

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Northern Rail operates services across Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire.

Northern Rail staff set to hold further 24-hour strike

Staff at Northern Rail are set to hold a further 24-strike next month in a row over the future role of guards.
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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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The u-turn has been welcomed.

U-turn on National Insurance increase for self-employed welcomed

A u-turn on plans to increase National Insurance payments for the self-employed has been welcomed.
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Mother and son team Claire and Sam Wood run Stephensons coffee shop in Chesterfield. Sam began training as an apprentice through the Learning Unlimited scheme, part of the Chesterfield College Group.

Apprenticeship Awards: Training helps both businesses and individuals

Most 19-year-olds are still trying to figure out what they want to do in life.

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Northern Rail staff are taking part in a 24-hour strike today.

RAIL STRIKE: How will your journey be affected?

Northern Rail staff are taking part in a 24-hour strike today - affecting rail journeys in Nottinghamshire.

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£63million government cash boost for East Midlands to create jobs and economic growth

£63million government cash boost for East Midlands to create jobs and economic growth

The East Midlands is to receive a £63 million cash boost to help create jobs and encourage economic growth.

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The sustainable farmhouse and business in Devon rely on technology and expertise from Retford.

Retford water tank firm supplies Grand Designs project

A Retford firm has enjoyed a moment in the spotlight after one of its products featured in a breathtaking project on Channel 4’s Grand Designs.

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Barratt Homes apprentice Jack Broughton

Housebuilder seeks apprentices for Nottinghamshire sites

A leading Nottinghamshire housebuilder is recruiting for a clutch of new apprentices to give young people a head start in the construction industry.

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Bassetlaw District Council, Queen's Buildings

Council Tax bill to rise for Worksop and Retford residents

Worksop and Retford residents can expect to pay more Council Tax after Bassetlaw District Council agreed a 1.9 per cent rise at a meeting last night.

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The drama involved a Jet2 flight.

M1 closed near East Midlands Airport after Jet2 plane declares emergency

A section of the M1 was closed due to an "aircraft emergency" on a flight from Gran Canaria.

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Jars of Lotus Biscoff Crunchy Biscuit Spread have been withdrawn over fears they are contaminated with small piece of metal.

Crunchy biscuit spread may contain metal

Jars of Lotus Biscoff Crunchy Biscuit Spread have been withdrawn over fears they are contaminated with small piece of metal.

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Free-range eggs temporarily lose their status after hens were brought indoors.

Free-range eggs become ‘barn eggs’ following bird flu

A bird flu panic has seen free-range eggs temporarily lose their status after hens were brought indoors.
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JOBS BOOST: A1 hub could create 750 jobs for Worksop area

JOBS BOOST: A1 hub could create 750 jobs for Worksop area

Plans for a new £43 million logistics hub have been approved in a move which could support hundreds of new jobs.

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An artists impression of the proposed new Abbey Grove apartment complex for elderly residents in Worksop.

Plans submitted for Worksop old age apartment scheme

Plans for a major project to build 51 modern apartments meeting the needs of Worksop’s elderly residents have been submitted for approval.

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Is your fiver a fake?

How to spot a fake fiver

Check your wallets, purses and pockets, there’s some fake fivers about.

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There are plenty of jobs you don't need a university degree for.

REVEALED: Five top jobs you don't need a degree for

A new survey has revealed some of the top jobs that don't require university degrees.

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Soteria Asbestos managing director Suzanne Smith has been shortlisted for another award after success in 2016.

Retford asbestos firm boss on awards shortlist

A Retford businesswoman has continued an incredible run of success, landing another top award nomination to add to a string of previous honours.

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In the show, Negan kills one of his victims by playing "eenie meenie miny moe."

Primark pulls “shocking” and “racist” Walking Dead t-shirt from stores after angry complaints

Primark has removed a t-shirt promoting hit US TV show The Walking Dead from its stores after it was branded “fantastically offensive” and “racist” by an angry shopper.

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VIDEO: The Tinnitus Clinic launches pioneering treatment in Yorkshire

Tinnitus sufferers are being offered pioneering treatments with the launch of a leading new audiology clinic in Yorkshire.
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