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Nurse awarded for making couple’s wedding wish come true

Nurse awarded for making couple’s wedding wish come true

Nurse awarded for making couple’s wedding wish come true

28 February 2024

A nurse who helped a hospital patient to fulfil his final wish of marrying his partner has received a prestigious award.


Team Talk to provide men with a solution

Team Talk to provide men with a solution

Team Talk to provide men with a solution

28 February 2024

A football club committee member has identified a need for a men’s mental health support group..


Tackling town’s anti-social behaviour a priority

Tackling town’s anti-social behaviour a priority

Tackling town’s anti-social behaviour a priority

27 February 2024

The public aired their concerns about rising levels of anti-social behaviour, and questioned police and council members on what’s being done about it.


Safer Streets improvements take place in village to tackle anti-social behaviour

Safer Streets improvements take place in village to tackle anti-social behaviour

Safer Streets improvements take place in village to tackle anti-social behaviour

27 February 2024

The first measures to improve safety and security for village residents have been installed thanks to Safer Streets project funding.


Viral post draws national attention to closure of historic business

Viral post draws national attention to closure of historic business

Viral post draws national attention to closure of historic business

27 February 2024

A viral tweet has drawn national attention to a butcher’s shop forced to close due to rising energy bills.

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Travel back in time for talk with Sir Isaac Newton

Travel back in time for talk with Sir Isaac Newton

Travel back in time for talk with Sir Isaac Newton

27 February 2024

Sir Isaac Newton is to pay a visit to the National Civil War Centre for its new Time Travelling Talks series.


Big birthday for dedicated volunteer

Big birthday for dedicated volunteer

Big birthday for dedicated volunteer

27 February 2024

A volunteer who has dedicated 17 years to supporting patients, visitors and staff at a hospital has celebrated her 90th birthday.


Transformation from vacant warehouse to plush apartments complete

Transformation from vacant warehouse to plush apartments complete

Transformation from vacant warehouse to plush apartments complete

27 February 2024

A ribbon cutting ceremony has marked the completion of a transformation of a former Victorian wool warehouse to apartments.

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Rotarians help out young footballers with donation

Rotarians help out young footballers with donation

Rotarians help out young footballers with donation

26 February 2024

Young footballers are sporting brand new kit tops thanks to a generous donation from a rotary club.


Authorities come together to tackle flooding

Authorities come together to tackle flooding

Authorities come together to tackle flooding

26 February 2024

A council has held its first inter-agency meeting to explore ways to tackle the severe flooding its communities have endured.

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Powerful fostering film wins two awards

Powerful fostering film wins two awards

Powerful fostering film wins two awards

26 February 2024

A council’s fostering film which aimed to attract more carers has won two awards.


‘The tech industry needs more women – diversity will help it improve more’

‘The tech industry needs more women – diversity will help it improve more’

‘The tech industry needs more women – diversity will help it improve more’

26 February 2024

A woman who gave up her job in teaching to become a tech ambassador is encouraging others to join the industry.

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Business focused on improving maternity experience open doors

Business focused on improving maternity experience open doors

Business focused on improving maternity experience open doors

26 February 2024

A new business dedicated to pregnant women and new mothers has opened its doors.

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Community pub at risk of closing doors

Community pub at risk of closing doors

Community pub at risk of closing doors

26 February 2024

A community pub at risk of closing doors is appealing to the community for donations.

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New school library in honour of late pupil

New school library in honour of late pupil

New school library in honour of late pupil

26 February 2024

A primary school's new library opened in memory of a former pupil who died of a rare incurable and inoperable brain tumour.


Yellow lines rejected on ‘dangerous’ route

Yellow lines rejected on ‘dangerous’ route

Yellow lines rejected on ‘dangerous’ route

26 February 2024

Councillors have rejected an offer for double yellow lines on a “dangerous” route to a school and park, claiming it would make the situation worse.

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Plans towards a greener and more sustainable future approved

Plans towards a greener and more sustainable future approved

Plans towards a greener and more sustainable future approved

25 February 2024

A council has approved plans to bring renewable energy to social housing.


Add your voice for nature ahead of the general election

Add your voice for nature ahead of the general election

Add your voice for nature ahead of the general election

25 February 2024

In his latest column, Erin McDaid of the Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust considers the trust’s priorities for the next UK government.

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No budget for festival funds

No budget for festival funds

No budget for festival funds

25 February 2024

A request for funding for a festival has been refused, as a council has no budget for grants.


Sharing the life-saving power of small talk

Sharing the life-saving power of small talk

Sharing the life-saving power of small talk

25 February 2024

A train station is to support Samaritans’ Small Talk Saves Lives campaign, highlighting how conversation can be lifesaving.

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