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Is the United Kingdom facing a homelessness crisis?

The United Kingdom is facing a deep homeless crisis amidst deep cuts to local government spending and a severe lack of social housing.

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Pole Dancing: The new fitness craze with a not so sordid history.

Pole dancing is widely known for its links with the sex industry. Its fitness benefits have led to an increase in the sport’s popularity, despite the stigmas it carries. .

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Campaign to end sanitary tax in the UK

People from around the world have now signed an online petition calling on the UK government to reduce tax on sanitary items.

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Nottinghamshire County Council crackdown on counterfeit cigarettes

Trading standards at Nottinghamshire County Council are supporting a national campaign to clamp down on the sale of illegal tobacco products. 

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Scotland cuts drink drive limit

The drink drive limit is now lower in Scotland than anywhere else in the UK. The amount you are legally allowed to have in your system has been almost halved.

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Nottingham Contemporary celebrates 5th birthday

Nottingham Contemporary is starting its 5th anniversary celebrations with a line up of special events and late night gallery openings to mark its milestone birthday.

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Malt Cross in Nottingham opens its doors once again after major revamp

The much loved Malt Cross venue and bar in the city centre has reopened after a huge expansion with around £1.4 million of lottery funding.

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