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Mum’s bid to buy Myah a new eye

A Mansfield Woodhouse mum has launched a fundraising campaign to help her toddler get a new prosthetic eye. Two-year-old Myah was born with a rare genetic condition called micropthamia, small eye syndrome, which meant her right eye never developed and sh

Wednesday, 07:53 in Regional East

Huthwaite School has a positive view of staff changes

Leaders at an Ashfield school are all smiles after revealing it will be fully staffed with permanent teachers for the first time in five years. Parents had raised concerns over the volume of staff leaving Woodland View Primary School, Huthwaite, at the e

Tuesday, 17:45 in Regional East


Staff at a Mansfield-based service providing stay-at-home care are celebrating after being hailed as “outstanding” by inspectors. Workwise Healthcare, which provides support to people in their own homes, as received an outstanding rating from the Care Qu

Tuesday, 17:30 in Regional East

Road is renamed in war hero’s honour

A Warsop war hero has been recognised with a new street named in his honour in his hometown. Street signs have now been installed to recognise the renaming of the A60 inner relief road in Warsop as Robert Bye Way. The road is named in honour of Sergeant

Tuesday, 17:23 in Regional East

Man denies hit and run attack

A jury was shown a harrowing dashcam video showing the moment a Sutton father was hit by a car and somersaulted over the roof before suffering serious head injuries. The trial of a man accused of deliberately using his car in a collision which left a ped

Tuesday, 17:14 in Regional East

Everything you need to know about the new £10 note

Just as we've stopped trying to rip apart the new indestructible £5 notes, the new £10 note has been revealed by Bank of England governor Mark Carney at Winchester Cathedral. It will feature a portrait of Jane Austen, with the note being being launched o

Tuesday, 17:02 in Regional East

GET LUCKY: Mansfield lottery given go ahead and it could have a £20,000 jackpot

Mansfield residents could win big as a new lottery is set to launch in the town - and it will have a £20,000 jackpot. Mansfield District Council will be the first local authority to launch a lottery in Nottinghamshire and it is expected to be up and runn

Tuesday, 15:13 in Regional East

Jealous Mansfield arsonist torched house while estranged wife and new partner slept inside

A “callous” Mansfield man who started a fire at the home of his estranged wife’s new partner while were asleep upstairs has been jailed for five years and three months. Shane Clarke, 32, was convicted of arson recklessly endangering lives when he appeare

Tuesday, 14:57 in Regional East

COLUMN: It’s important to be tolerant of others

Recently I began reflecting on all the clients I had worked with over the past few years. It wasn’t just the clients themselves, it was also about the challenges they had faced and the grievances they had brought to me. I have worked with clients through

Tuesday, 14:57 in Regional East

Court Lists: Who appeared in Mansfield Magistrates’ Court?

Scott Craig Blant-Harwood, aged 35, of Chapel Street, Sutton admitted to failing to stop at a red light. He was fined £40, given three points on his licence, and ordered to pay a £20 surcharge and £40 costs. Adam Paul White, aged 47, of Ash Grove, Skegby

Tuesday, 14:13 in Regional East

UPDATE: Detectives issue fresh appeal as investigations continue into man’s death in Bestwood

Police have issued a fresh appeal for information as they continue to investigate the circumstances surrounding the death of a man in Bestwood. Officers were called around 7.50pm on Thursday (July 13) to an address in Belconnen Road. Enquiries are ongoin

Tuesday, 12:55 in Regional East

Fire raged through Mansfield house of ‘multiple occupancy’ for three hours

It took three hours for firefighters to tackle a house fire in Mansfield in the early hours of this morning. Crews from Ashfield and Edwinstowe arrived at the property on Portland Street at around 2:25am (on Tuesday, July 18). The property was a terrace

Tuesday, 11:19 in Regional East

Primark recalls flip-flops containing chemical linked to cancer

Discount clothes retail giant Primark has recalled pairs of flip-flop over fears they contain a chemical linked to cancer. Three pairs of flip flops sold in the store for almost six months this year have been recalled by the clothes store. A Primark spok

Tuesday, 10:45 in Regional East

TV star joins Mansfield panto cast – oh yes she does

Panto bosses have cast a Bad Girl in a good role in Mansfield – and are hoping she will sprinkle some magic on the production. Actress Rebecca Wheatley – best known for playing hospital receptionist Amy Howard in long-running TV show Casualty – has been

Tuesday, 10:24 in Regional East

Mansfield’s Queen Elizabeth’s to offer places to Vision Studio School students

Queen Elizabeth’s Academy in Mansfield has confirmed that it will be offering places to those families affected by the closure of the Vision Studio School, with over thirty students able to start at the academy from September 2017. Recent reports confirm

Tuesday, 08:50 in Regional East

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