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Teacher banned after indecent images found on his computer

09 August 2022
Teacher banned after indecent images found on his computer

Teacher banned after indecent images found on his computer

09 August 2022

A former teacher has been banned from the profession indefinitely after police discovered indecent images of children on his computer.


Volunteers set to encourage vaccinations uptake

09 August 2022
Volunteers set to encourage vaccinations uptake

Volunteers set to encourage vaccinations uptake

09 August 2022

Volunteers are to be enlisted to encourage residents in some deprived areas of Nottinghamshire to get vaccinated.


Councillor's Tricky Trees business lives up to name

08 August 2022
Councillor's Tricky Trees business lives up to name

Councillor's Tricky Trees business lives up to name

08 August 2022

A councillor said to have harmed the countryside by expanding his wood fuel production business is set to fight his case in front of a committee.


Making plans to give people warm this winter

04 August 2022
Making plans to give people warm this winter

Making plans to give people warm this winter

04 August 2022

Councils across Nottinghamshire are researching plans to establish warm rooms for people who can’t afford heating this winter.


Critical incident declared over unprecedented pressure on health services

27 July 2022
Critical incident declared over unprecedented pressure on health services

Critical incident declared over unprecedented pressure on health services

27 July 2022

A critical incident has been declared for healthcare systems in Nottingham and Nottinghamshire due to unprecedented pressure on services.


Councillor storms out of health committee meeting

26 July 2022
Councillor storms out of health committee meeting

Councillor storms out of health committee meeting

26 July 2022

A councillor stormed out of a health committee meeting after claiming that a new NHS system “could’ve been written on the back of a fag packet”.


Plans submitted to transform historic hall into apartments

22 July 2022
Plans submitted to transform historic hall into apartments

Plans submitted to transform historic hall into apartments

22 July 2022

A historic hall that has been left in disrepair for years could be converted into apartments.


Firefighters attacked while tackling fire in heatwave

22 July 2022
Firefighters attacked while tackling fire in heatwave

Firefighters attacked while tackling fire in heatwave

22 July 2022

Firefighters were attacked by people throwing golf balls while trying to control a blaze at a nature reserve.


Council leader 'sorry' for carpark tree saga

22 July 2022
Council leader 'sorry' for carpark tree saga

Council leader 'sorry' for carpark tree saga

22 July 2022

A council leader says he is “genuinely sorry” for a saga that almost saw four trees being felled to create a carpark extension in Newark.


Campaigners 'kept in dark' over green space plans

19 July 2022
Campaigners 'kept in dark' over green space plans

Campaigners 'kept in dark' over green space plans

19 July 2022

Environmental campaigners say they feel left in the dark after plans were put forward for a green space in Newark town centre.


More council tenants to get help with decorating costs

14 July 2022
More council tenants to get help with decorating costs

More council tenants to get help with decorating costs

14 July 2022

A scheme helping council tenants with the cost of decorating their homes when they move in will be rolled out across Newark and Sherwood.


Praise for hotel site transformation

14 July 2022
Praise for hotel site transformation

Praise for hotel site transformation

14 July 2022

A new hotel that replaced a derelict listed building has been hailed as a success story for Newark.


Demand for access disabled grants outweighs funding

13 July 2022
Demand for access disabled grants outweighs funding

Demand for access disabled grants outweighs funding

13 July 2022

A council says demand for its disabled grants is outweighing the funding it can access.


Dog owners facing fines over new rules

12 July 2022
Dog owners facing fines over new rules

Dog owners facing fines over new rules

12 July 2022

A new rule that could see dog owners fined for not carrying waste bags has been approved.


Families put at heart of review into inadequate maternity services

12 July 2022
Families put at heart of review into inadequate maternity services

Families put at heart of review into inadequate maternity services

12 July 2022

Senior midwife Donna Ockenden says families will be at the heart of a new review into Nottingham’s inadequate maternity services.


Anger over high cost of investigations into councillors' conduct

11 July 2022
Anger over high cost of investigations into councillors' conduct

Anger over high cost of investigations into councillors' conduct

11 July 2022

A council leader said it was an absolute disgrace that conduct problems at a town council led to thousands of pounds in taxpayers’ cash being wasted.


Tributes paid to outgoing chief executive

08 July 2022
Tributes paid to outgoing chief executive

Tributes paid to outgoing chief executive

08 July 2022

The outgoing chief executive of Nottinghamshire County Council has been thanked for his excellent leadership.


Tribute paid to out-going chief executive

05 July 2022
Tribute paid to out-going chief executive

Tribute paid to out-going chief executive

05 July 2022

Nottinghamshire County's Council's chief executive has quit the authority to take up the same role with Nottingham University Hospitals Trust.


New body created to deliver health services

04 July 2022
New body created to deliver health services

New body created to deliver health services

04 July 2022

A new NHS body has been established to deliver healthcare for more than a million residents in Nottinghamshire.


Labour retain district council seat

02 July 2022
Labour retain district council seat

Labour retain district council seat

02 July 2022

A new Labour councillor has been elected to sit on Newark and Sherwood District Council.


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