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Party girl Sue is toast of businesswomen of year awards

Party girl Sue Clifford was the toast of the North Nottinghamshire Businesswomen Awards for 2017, held at Ye Olde Bell Hotel and Spa at Retford.

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Sports Direct founder, owner and chief executive Mike Ashley.

Shirebrook-based Sports Direct report huge drop in profits

Shirebrook-based sports retailer Sports Direct has announced a huge drop in profits.

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Clumber Park.

Ineos threatens legal action against Clumber Park over fracking survey

Energy firm Ineos is threatening legal action against the National Trust so it can carry out a fracking survey on Clumber Park near Worksop.

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The East Midlands Chamber has hit out at a government decision not to electrify the Midland Mail Line all the way through the East Midlands.

Government wrong not to electrify all of Midland Main Line, East Midlands Chamber says

A government decision not to electrify the Midland Main Line railway all the way through the East Midlands is wrong, a leading business group has said.
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Jet2 has apologised to those who were on the plane.

Terrifying moment UK-bound plane ‘fell from the sky’ on return leg from Ibiza

An airline passenger flying home from Ibiza sent his wife what he thought was a final text as the plane he was on plummeted towards the sea in a 40-50 degree nosedive.
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Via East Midlands managing director Doug Coutts says the joint venture company has had a successful first year.

Council-backed highways company passes milestone

A highways and engineering company established by Nottinghamshire County Council has celebrated a successful first year in business.

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The new 10 note. Photo - Bank of England.

Everything you need to know about the new £10 note

Just as we've stopped trying to rip apart the new indestructible £5 notes, the new £10 note has been revealed by Bank of England governor Mark Carney at Winchester Cathedral.
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Mobile speed cameras are operating on roads across Nottinghamshire.

Mobile cameras are watching your speed on these Nottinghamshire roads

Nottinghamshire Police mobile speed cameras will be operating at the following sites during the week beginning Monday July 17.

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Firbeck Hall as it stands today.

Campaign group welcome plans to restore Firbeck Hall

The campaign to restore a historic stately home near Oldcotes is gathering momentum after planning applications were finally submitted.

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New CBeebies Land Hotel is a surefire hit with young and old

Toddlers and nice hotels are not usually a winning combination.

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Forwarding the message will help no-one, Hoax Slayer says.

Anyone know a Jayden K. Smith? Ignore this Facebook hack warning

Facebook users are seeing warnings about a hacker called Jayden K Smith – as a viral message circulates via Messenger, warning people not to accept his friendship requests.

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Mobile speed cameras are out and about in Nottinghamshire this week.

Speeding motorists targeted on 20 Notts roads

Nottinghamshire Police’s mobile speed cameras will be in the following locations in the week commencing Monday, July 10:

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Northern services across Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire will be affected by the industrial action.

Strike action underway on Northern rail network

Train passengers are facing disruption this weekend as Northern rail workers stage a three-day walkout.
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Anti-fracking motorcyclists set off from The Fox pub at Marsh Lane to raise awareness in affected villages.

Bikes ride out to highlight anti-fracking message

The region’s bikers rode out last weekend to highlight the possibility of fracking developments in the area and the problems it could cause.

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Chiffchaff's post at Brocco on the Park

A classy home from home nestled between Sheffield greenery and bustle

Add Brocco on the Park to the long list of everything that is great about Sheffield.

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VIDEO: KLM plans to soar passenger numbers at Leeds Bradford Airport

KLM airline boss Warner Rootliep has revealed plans to soar passenger numbers at Leeds Bradford Airport - establishing it as Yorkshire's gateway to the world.
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The practice is so common that the term 'Coffice' is now being used.

How much time do you spend working in the 'coffice' each week?

Us Brits are known for our love of caffeine and now it seems that we're combining our love of coffee with our work more than ever before.

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Have you bought any of the sandwich fillers?

Sainsbury’s recalls sandwich fillers in food bug scare

Sainsbury’s has removed 13 of its own-brand sandwich fillers from its shelves following the discovery of food bug listeria in them.

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Northern rail services operate across parts of Derbyshire, Nottinghamshire and Lincolnshire.

RMT announces three-day strike on Northern rail network

A three-day strike involving Northern rail staff is due to take place next month.

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TRAFFIC: Lane closure on M1 southbound near Chesterfield and Mansfield

A broken down vehicle has led to the closure of one southbound lane of the M1 motorway close to Chesterfield and Mansfield this lunchtime.

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