Schools in Nottinghamshire will finish their 2022 summer term one day earlier to factor in the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee. By Andrew Topping, Local Democracy Reporter The academic year will now end on July 28, rather than July 29, to account for an extra bank holiday as part of the celebrations.
Some concerns have been raised over what rising house prices mean for young people Residents of a "quiet" Nottinghamshire village where house prices has seen a huge rise have said the local school and location make it an ideal place to start a family. Those who live and work in Rainworth have said the village is ideally placed for residents to commute to Mansfield or Nottingham and The Joseph Whittaker School being a specialist sports college on Warsop Lane make the area attractive to those buying properties.
Dozens of objections from environmental and wildlife groups Councillors are being asked to decide whether to agree an extension of time for Island Gas Limited for evaluating and restoring the Misson Springs exploratory shale gas site in Bassetlaw until November 2023. A second planning application from the company, due before the Nottinghamshire County Council planning and rights of way committee on Tuesday (July 27) is also seeking to extend the life of groundwater monitoring boreholes for the same time period, which is needed if the first application is granted.
A Notts man is the reason Big Ben tells time so accurately As the UK's most famous and iconic tower nears the end of its conservation works, it has been revealed how Nottinghamshire played a role in its history of timekeeping. Big Ben - known officially as The Elizabeth Tower - is currently undergoing its biggest restoration in 160 years and while the work is taking place in London, teams from across the UK have contributed to the restoration.
Most legal restrictions were lifted on July 19 The Government's interactive map has shown the true extent of the rapid rate of new Covid infections - with the latest data revealed a week after lockdown restrictions were lifted on 'Freedom Day'. Most legal restrictions, including social distancing and masks, were scrapped from midnight on Monday, July 19.
Essex and Lancashire remain perfect in Group Two after two games. Haseeb Hameed continued his superb season with a debut List A century to help Nottinghamshire beat Warwickshire by 86 runs in the Royal London Cup on Sunday. The 24-year-old scored 112 for a County Select XI against India earlier this week as part of the tourists’ preparation for the red-ball series against England next month.
Haseeb Hameed continued his superb season with a debut List A century to help Nottinghamshire beat Warwickshire by 86 runs in the Royal London Cup on Sunday. The 24-year-old scored 112 for a County Select XI against India earlier this week as part of the tourists’ preparation for the red-ball series against England next month.
You've got 6 weeks to keep your kids entertained so we had a look at what the options are With the six week school holiday set to start in Nottingham and Nottinghamshire this week, parents and carers may be at their wit's end as to how to keep their children entertained.
All-rounder Matthew Montgomery has signed a contract with Nottinghamshire until the end of the 2022 season. Having impressed with Notts' Second XI since returning to the club on trial this season, the former South Africa U19 captain will be available to play for the Green and Golds in all formats with immediate effect.
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By Anna Whittaker, Local Democracy Reporter Problems are being found in three quarters of high-rise Nottinghamshire buildings being assessed for safety in light of the Grenfell Tower Disaster. Last week firefighters also attended a “high risk” incident in the city which led to a further inspection.
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The midfielder has signed a two-year contract with Notts. New Notts County midfielder Matt Palmer has explained his decision to join Notts County after completing his move to Meadow Lane. The 26-year-old signed a two-year deal with the club after leaving Swindon Town at the end of the season.
Police have made an arrest after a man allegedly wielded a hammer and threatened people with it during a street fight. Officers were called to Watnall Road, Hucknall, at just after 5.30pm on Wednesday (July 21). Following enquiries and a thorough search of the area a man was arrested on suspicion of affray.
Cases are generally rising in most areas Seven areas of Nottinghamshire now have a coronavirus infection rate above 1,000 cases per 100,000 people. In the most recent government data, which covers the seven days to July 17 (the latest available figures), these areas are now in the highest bracket on the Covid-19 dashboard.
Oil-heated households in Nottinghamshire are reminded to book their boiler in for its regular service to avoid higher fuel bills and costly repairs later on in the year. It can be easy to forget during the summer months, when heating is not being used, but it’s the perfect time to get it done.
'I want to guide and support women on their property journey' Speaking to is inspiring. The 39-year-old entrepreneur admits "I’ve lived life, albeit a rollercoaster, slightly messy and chaotic one" and it is partly this that has made her appreciate, 'cheer on' her contemporaries and strive to succeed.