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Indie classics from The Crashers in Worksop

The Crashers are live at The Frog in Worksop this weekend.

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Big-hitting batsman Riki Wessels will be a key man for the Outlaws. Photo: Jason Chadwick

Everything you need to know ahead of the Outlaws’ big T20 Blast clash with the Foxes

Nottinghamshire Outlaws are back in action at home this week as they face arch-rivals Leicestershire Foxes in the Vitality T20 Blast.

Here is all the essential information you need ahead of the game.

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Splendour takes place in Nottingham this weekend

Everything you need to know for the Splendour Festival this weekend

Nottingham’s biggest day of live music, Splendour, returns to Wollaton Park this weekend for another packed day of entertainment with live sets from some of the biggest names in the business including Paloma Faith, The Stranglers, The Charlatans, Marc Almond and Sophie Ellis-Bextor, along with top comedy and local talent.

Here’s all the key information you need for the event.

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Less than one in six rape prosecutions in Nottinghamshire lead to convictions

Fewer than one in six rape cases brought to court by Nottinghamshire Police result in a conviction, figures show.

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This impressive family home has been refitted and refurbished – and there’s scope to go even further

This extended detached property has been extensively refitted and refurbished ton a very high standard over recent years and is now a superb family home.

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Maureen Lilley, new president of Worksop Rotary, and president-elect Ken Thompson

Maureen is Worksop Rotary’s first lady president

Maureen Lilley has been elected as Worksop Rotary Club’s first ever lady president, taking over from David Clough, who is retiring .

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Annual Nottingham beach is back this week

Entertaining families for more than ten years, the Nottingham beach is back at the Old Market Square in the city this week.

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Hospital trust welcomes Alan and Sheena to the team

Two new non-executive directors have been appointed to Doncaster & Bassetlaw Teaching Hospital Trust’s board.

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Presenting the cheque to Aurora Wellbeing are (from left): Chris Lewis, Meg Beck, Louise Micklethwaite , Nina Woss, Anna Shaw (Aurora), Julia Betts, Angela Williams and Tracy Basden

Carlton Flowers at the Mill event raises more than £2,000 for charities

Carlton-in-Lindrick’s Old Water Mill and St Johns Church were in full-bloom for the annual Flowers at the Mill weekend which raised more than £2,600 for local charities Aurora Wellbeing and Freed Beeches.

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Live music is back at The Frog in Worksop this weekend

Triple bill of live acts for The Frog in Worksop

Live music is back at The Frog in Worksop this weekend with a triple header featuring Golden Death Mask, The Temple and Weapon Dog.

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Police and Crime Commissioner Paddy Tipping.

New PCC-backed schemes to help victims of sexual violence are launched

Two new services for victims and survivors of sexual violence have been launched in Nottinghamshire.

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Treetops Nursery in Worksop held a birthday party for the NHS

Treetops children say happy birthday to the NHS with a day of fun

Children and staff from Treetops nursery in Worksop, part of Busy Bees held a day of activities to mark the NHS’s 70th birthday.

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Nottinghamshire County Council wants to do more to combat domestic abuse (picture mocked up). Photo: Marisa Cashill

Council wants more done to tackle domestic abuse

Nottinghamshire County Council’s health and wellbeing board has held a recent workshop to discuss domestic abuse and sexual violence within local communities.

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Jess Glynne will play Nottingham Arena in November. Photo: Ruth Andrews

Jess Glynne tickets on sale now for Nottingham gig

Chart-topping pop superstar Jess Glynne plays Nottingham’s Motorpoint Arena this autumn on her new UK tour.

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Former teacher Pearl Drinkall, who opened the new classrooms, with pupils from the Academy

Special ceremony sees new classrooms officially opened at Norbridge Academy

Norbridge Academy in Worksop has officially opened six brand new classrooms on its ite.

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Rachel Hodges - aka Rachel Saunders - is hosting and performing at the event

Paint the night purple in Retford with concert for Bluebell Wood

A spectacular live event in aid of Bluebell Wood Children’s Hospice is coming to Retford this autumn.

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Pictured as the ordination at Worksop Priory are (from left), Michael Vyse (Deacon of Worksop Priory), Rt Rev Glyn Webster  (Bishop of Beverley), Rt Rev Tony Porter (Bishop of Sherwood) and Fr Nicholas Spicer (Canon at Worksop Priory). Photo: Mark Fear

Michael is ordained as Deacon of Worksop Priory

Michael Vyse was ordained as Deacon at Worksop Priory by the Bishop of Beverley, the Rt Rev Glyn Webster.

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James Quartermain and his band Dychosis have been nominated for two Yorkshire Gig Guide awards

Worksop man James’ band up for two honours at Yorkshire Gig Guide Awards

Worksop musician James Quartermaine and his band Dychosis have been nominated for two awards at this year’s Yorkshire Gig Guide Awards.

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The Lost Days frontman Adam Methven

Worksop band lands trio of nominations at Yorkshire Gig Guide Awards

Worksop hard-rock band The Lost Days have been nominated in three separate categories at this year’s Yorkshire Gig Guide Awards.

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Jaki Reed is the new consultant for Slimming World in Worksop

Slimming star Jaki can’t wait to start helping others succeed too

A Worksop slimmer who transformed her life by losing 4 and a half stone is using her success to shape a whole new career helping other people change their lives and achieve their weight loss dreams too.

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