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During this unprecedented time, many readers will not be in a position to be able to buy a newspaper. To help, Iliffe Media have developed the IM News app which can be downloaded for free and read on either your phone or tablet.

The IM News app contains the latest breaking news from our journalists as well as a digital version of the Newark Advertiser and is available for free for a month.

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£1m fund to help support community response efforts

£1m fund to help support community response efforts

£1m fund to help support community response efforts

County council leader Kay Cutts said she was prioritising services for the elderly, vulnerable and children during the coronavirus pandemic.


Newark doctor looks at how the NHS is adapting

Newark doctor looks at how the NHS is adapting

Newark doctor looks at how the NHS is adapting

In the first of a new weekly health column, covering coronavirus, Dr Thilan Bartholomeuz looks at how the NHS is adapting to ensure services continue.


Newark gym offers live, online workouts to keep residents in shape

Newark gym offers live, online workouts to keep residents in shape

Newark gym offers live, online workouts to keep residents in shape

Head coach Dean Sugden said he would be doing everything he could to keep the town as fit and entertained as possible.


Ballet class moves online to keep children dancing through the disruption

Ballet class moves online to keep children dancing through the disruption

Ballet class moves online to keep children dancing through the disruption

Babyballet owner Leah Stead said her main focus was ensuring children could still enjoy their classes, despite not being there physically.


Free parking announced for NHS staff

Free parking announced for NHS staff

Free parking announced for NHS staff

More than 150 NCP carparks will be free for NHS workers, it has been announced.


Police chief on using new Government-announced powers for those who don't heed rules

Police chief on using new Government-announced powers for those who don't heed rules

Police chief on using new Government-announced powers for those who don't heed rules

District chief talks policing now the Government has agreed powers that can lead to fines or arrest for people who ignore coronavirus guidelines.


Schools continue to give lessons despite closures

Schools continue to give lessons despite closures

Schools continue to give lessons despite closures

These include those whose parents are classed as key workers ­— with jobs critical to the Covid-19 response.


Resident calls for BBC to replay 2012 Summer Olympics

Resident calls for BBC to replay 2012 Summer Olympics

Resident calls for BBC to replay 2012 Summer Olympics

A sports-loving resident is calling on the BBC to replay the 2012 Summer Olympics in a bid to return the feel-good factor to the nation.


How is the internet coping with all this extra usage?

How is the internet coping with all this extra usage?

How is the internet coping with all this extra usage?

Openreach provides internet access to 31.8m premises and has seen a 28% increase in daytime usage over its fibre network across the UK.


Army of social care and support workers required so sign up now

Army of social care and support workers required so sign up now

Army of social care and support workers required so sign up now

Nottinghamshire County Council is recruiting a huge number of social care and support workers, and here's how you can be of help.


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