Category Archives: Social/welfare

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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University develops app to detect premature babies

BabyFace asks parents of newborn to upload anonymous pictures to help contribute to a database about premature babies.

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Nottingham school children need more help to understand the dangers of the internet

Parents who have little understand of online safety could be putting their children at risk by missing out vital information on the dangers of the web.

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Student campaign raises £3000 for Nottingham fire victims

The appeal was launched to help students who were forced to find alternative homes after the fire broke out in the Student Lodge in Player Street four weeks ago.

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Nepal Earthquake: Nottinghamshire chef holds fundraiser for Nepal earthquake victims

The owner of Gurkha Kitchen has decided to donate his most beloved possession to help raise money for the Nepal earthquake victims.

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St Georges Day: Nottingham celebrates English pride

Nottingham is gearing up today to mark St George’s Day. Churches from Blidworth to Bramcote and Arnold to Attenborough will be taking part.

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Nottingham Racecourse holds its first Community Day

Nottingham Racecourse teamed up with St Ann’s advice centre to host a community activity day at which the public donated to the city’s food bank.

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