To many, the mouse is a cute and cuddly creature. Songs and cartoons promote images of a friendly, charming character.
Plans for a £71/2m five-storey apartment complex for Parnham’s Island off Millgate, Newark, are being opposed by town councillors who are worried about the visual impact it would have on the area.
Pupils at Hawtonville Junior School, Newark, were in the spotlight yesterday as they were filmed by a crew from children’s television show Blue Peter.
Craft classes at the Dukeries Complex, Ollerton, are giving people the chance to learn new skills.
The glass recycling trial in Bingham will not be rolled out across the borough, it has been confirmed. Rushcliffe Borough Council’s cabinet unanimously voted against the extension on Tuesday.
An intrepid feline disproved the rule that cats hate water when it leapt into the River Trent during an attempt to rescue it on Saturday.
Red roses are still the top choice when it comes to spreading a little Valentine’s Day romance.
More than 800 flowers have been delivered to a Southwell flower shop in preparation for Valentine’s Day.
A businesswoman is in training for the London Marathon in April to raise money for victims of crime.
Clothes, books, cakes and toys were sold at a table-top sale to raise money for a memorial for Joel Picker-Spence.
A charity shop that donates its profits to local causes and provides money for overseas projects is celebrating its tenth anniversary this year.
Pupils from Manners Sutton Primary School, Averham, put on a reworked production of Snow White And The Seven Dwarfs, featuring Abba’s hit Mamma Mia, for parents yesterday.
Working men’s clubs are being hit hard by the credit crunch as members cut back on their socialising.
Parents have been told to ensure their children don’t play truant, or be prepared to face the consequences.
Hostile geese have been named in the top three safety concerns for Southwell residents.
Train users met a representative from East Midlands Trains to discuss problems with the service between Lincoln and Nottingham.
A lorry driver who died on the A1 near Claypole on Wednesday is believed to have died from natural causes.
A job centre ran out of application forms today (Wednesday) as around 200 unemployed labourers went looking for work at Staythorpe Power Station.
Thieves who broke into a house on Hawton Lane, Balderton, on Friday, took a Volkswagen Golf from the drive after stealing the keys.
Firefighters from Newark attended a house fire on Wright Street, Newark, on Saturday.