Prime Minster urged to back National Trust over Clumber Park fracking

A coalition of NGOs, scientists and academics has written to the Prime Minister to demand support for the National Trust in its battle against a fracking firm over Clumber Park.

Potholes similar to this can be found on many roads in the Worksop and Retford area.

Millions to be spent on improving potholed roads

Roads in residential areas of Worksop, Retford and the rest of Bassetlaw that have been neglected for many years are to be improved as part of a £20 million scheme.

Madge, Paul and Tony Manfredi of Worksop firm Manfredi's Ices celebrate at the National Ice Cream Competition.

Worksop ice cream company scoop national industry vanilla award

The family who run a Worksop ice cream firm are feeling like flavour of the month after their vanilla recipe was declared the best in the UK.

Zoopla's new online tool can calculate when your property is likely to be worth a million pounds.

How to find out when your Nottinghamshire home will be worth £1 million

Online estate agent Zoopla has launched a new calculator that allows homeowners to see when their property will be worth a million pounds.

Tuxford Academy is celebrating receiving an Investors in People platinum award, a globally recognised benchmark for excellence in business and people management.

Tuxford Academy lands rare platinum award for staff development

Tuxford Academy is celebrating receiving an Investors in People (IIP) platinum award for excellence in business and people management.

The care team at Old Vicarage Care Home in Worksop have achieved accreditation to provide a pioneering new approach to caring for people living with dementia, which included undergoing a simulated experience of what it is like to live with the condition

Worksop care home pioneers new technology led model of dementia care

Staff at a Worksop care home have achieved accreditation for a pioneering approach to dementia care, including high-tech simulations.

John Ingham, Hanson's principal landscape architect - the mineral extraction company has renewed its corporate membership of Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust as it looks towards the start of restoration work at  the Newington Quarries complex in Misson.

Quarry firm plans to restore Misson site to wetland wildlife habitat

A mineral extraction company is making plans to restore a Misson quarry complex as a wildlife habitat when mining operations end next year.

Natalie and Simon Szpakowicz-Cook with son Charlie and Ross Jarvie of the Bawtry Retail Association, which raised �500 towards the costs of Charlie's ongoing care at a Christmas event

Bawtry retail group donate £500 to campaign for Charlie’s new bike

Bawtry Retail Association has donated £500 toward the cost of a special bike for local nine-year-old Charlie Szpakowicz-Cook following its Christmas event.

Police officers, including Chief Constable Craig Guildford, with staff and volunteers, flying the flag at the Nottinghamshire Pride event of 2017.

Council and police in top 100 for workplace equality

Two of the most important organisations in the county have been lauded for their attitudes towards employees who are lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender.

Media outlets and brands are currently facing unexplained and challenging outages on Facebook

Facebook outage hits publishers and brands across the UK

Media outlets found themselves unable to post as normal on Facebook today, following multiple reports of outages on the social media platform last night.

PICTURES: Take a peek inside Worksop’s arts and crafts emporium

The owner of Worksop’s much loved arts and crafts emporium says the business is going from strength the strength, and is making big plans for the coming year.

Fundraiser Gerald Holian, who has been the inspiration behind the miners' memorial window at the church.

Ex-miner, 82, inspires memorial window for Harworth pitmen

The work of an 82-year-old fundraiser has inspired a memorial window to honour miners at the former Harworth Colliery.

Students gain hands-on experience in the school's state-of-the-art kitchens.

Faster and cheaper diploma for budding bakers and foodies

A new qualification has been launched by The School of Artisan Food at the Welbeck Estate to make it faster and cheaper for budding bakers and food entrepreneurs to advance their careers.

Erin McDaid of Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust says the cost of the vandalism could run into thousands of pounds.

Vandals destroy Retford nature reserve trees worth thousands of pounds

Staff and volunteers at a Retford nature reserve have been left angry by two incidents of vandalism which destroyed 22 specially planted trees.

Worksop student Amy-Louise Knowles has launched an online crowdfunding campaign to support a short film she is producing for her final degree project at the University of Lincoln.

Shireoaks film student crowdfunding for movie to launch her career

An aspiring filmmaker from Shireoaks has launched an online crowdfunding campaign for the short movie she hopes will launch her career.

One of a series of photos taken by Sue Oliver to highlight the incorrect disposal of dog waste on Chesterfield Canal.

Walkers shocked by dog waste bags littering Shireoaks canal towpath

Bassetlaw District Council has echoed the shock of a woman who encountered a trail of used dog waste bags on a canalside walk.

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New Look stores in Nottinghamshire could be under threat as retailer looks to save on rent costs

New Look stores in Nottinghamshire could be at risk of closure as the retail look to save money.

Tesco is selling Quality Street tins for a bargain price

Tesco selling Quality Street tins for bargain price

Christmas may be over but eagle-eyed shoppers looking for a chocolate fix have been snapping up a bargain at Tesco.

Temperatures are set to drop later in the week.

Very cold weather is about to hit Nottinghamshire - but DON'T warm up your car engines

We've been told for years that we should let our car warm up in cold weather before driving to work, but is this actually true?
Buxton railway station.

Northern trains reveal timetable for three-day strike in East Midlands

Northern has released its revised timetables for the three days of RMT strike action in January.

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