Category Archives: Nottinghamshire

Disability Direct faces the axe unless funds are found

The only centre in Nottingham for independent living that helps four thousand people each year free of charge could face closure in June.

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Strokes in middle aged men almost doubles

The Stroke Association says that the number of men aged 40-54 suffering from strokes has risen by forty six per cent in the last fifteen years.

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A1 in Lincolnshire closed after lorry crash

One of the major road in the UK which links the North to the South is temporary closed after two lorries crashed this morning.

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General Election 2015: Labour’s Meale wins for 7th time in Mansfield.

In the shadow of an overall UK majority of blue in this year’s general election, Labour’s red still shines through in Mansfield as Sir Alan Meale is re-elected for the seventh time.

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Pioneering coffee business opens in Nottingham

 Coffee lovers in Nottingham can now taste some of the world’s best artisan beans after the country’s first online coffee boutique opens in the city.

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East Midlands goes to the polls

Millions of people around the country are visiting polling stations as Britons decide who they want to represent them in the House of Commons.

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Nottingham coroner warning after boxer’s diet pills death

People trying to lose weight have been warned not to use “fat burning” pills after the death of boxer Lance Ferguson-Prayogg in Nottingham.

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